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The role of WSB-1 as a BRCAness biomarker in breast cancer (2023)
Thesis
Li, . C. (2023). The role of WSB-1 as a BRCAness biomarker in breast cancer. (Thesis). University of Hull. Retrieved from https://hull-repository.worktribe.com/output/4436228

Background Radiotherapy currently has become one of the major therapeutic approaches in the treatments for cancers. However, hypoxia presents a significant challenge to the effectiveness of radiotherapy and is associated with radio-resistance. Previ... Read More about The role of WSB-1 as a BRCAness biomarker in breast cancer.

The physiological and behavioural responses of the shore crab Carcinus meanas (L) to near-future levels of ocean acidification. (2023)
Thesis
Monaghan, A. (2023). The physiological and behavioural responses of the shore crab Carcinus meanas (L) to near-future levels of ocean acidification. (Thesis). University of Hull. Retrieved from https://hull-repository.worktribe.com/output/4564060

Ocean acidification as a result of increased anthropogenic Carbon Dioxide is a widely documented threat to marine life as a whole. According to current predictions, ocean pH is set to continue its hereto unprecedented level of decrease throughout the... Read More about The physiological and behavioural responses of the shore crab Carcinus meanas (L) to near-future levels of ocean acidification..

'Not quickly cleansed' Bids for Freedom by Former Slaves in Mombasa and the Coastal Strip of Kenya (2023)
Thesis
Farah, F. (2023). 'Not quickly cleansed' Bids for Freedom by Former Slaves in Mombasa and the Coastal Strip of Kenya. (Thesis). University of Hull. Retrieved from https://hull-repository.worktribe.com/output/4571172

My research deals with slavery and its legacies in Mombasa, Kenya. The ethnic tensions that exist today in Mombasa have their roots in two historical legacies, slavery and colonialism. Seeds of inequalities planted during those two periods still dict... Read More about 'Not quickly cleansed' Bids for Freedom by Former Slaves in Mombasa and the Coastal Strip of Kenya.

Implementation lessons learnt when evaluating palliative care interventions in the intensive care unit: relationships between implementation determinants, strategies, and models of delivery (2023)
Thesis
Meddick-Dyson, S. (2023). Implementation lessons learnt when evaluating palliative care interventions in the intensive care unit: relationships between implementation determinants, strategies, and models of delivery. (Thesis). Hull York Medical School. Retrieved from https://hull-repository.worktribe.com/output/4587991

Background Palliative and end-of-life care have important roles in intensive care units (ICUs) given symptom burden and rate of mortality in ICUs. However, we do not know how ICU-based palliative care interventions should be implemented. This system... Read More about Implementation lessons learnt when evaluating palliative care interventions in the intensive care unit: relationships between implementation determinants, strategies, and models of delivery.

Sex-related responses of blue mussels to the plasticiser DEHP under climate change scenarios (2023)
Thesis
Mincarelli, L. F. (2023). Sex-related responses of blue mussels to the plasticiser DEHP under climate change scenarios. (Thesis). University of Hull. Retrieved from https://hull-repository.worktribe.com/output/4436320

Climate change and plastic pollution are both pressing environmental issues. Little is known, however, about the combined effect of climate change conditions (such as global warming and ocean acidification) and plastic contaminants (such as the addit... Read More about Sex-related responses of blue mussels to the plasticiser DEHP under climate change scenarios.

Representing vegetation in experimental models of river systems. (2023)
Thesis
Bodewes, B. (2020). Representing vegetation in experimental models of river systems. (Thesis). University of Hull. Retrieved from https://hull-repository.worktribe.com/output/4443326

The physical behaviour of fluvial systems have been studied in detail and as have their representations of the impact and interaction between hydraulic and sedimentological features within these river systems. However, there is limited understanding... Read More about Representing vegetation in experimental models of river systems..

Uncomfortably Numb: an exploration of affective carceral strains through the lens of the depersonalising young male prisoner (2023)
Thesis
Powrie, M. A. (2023). Uncomfortably Numb: an exploration of affective carceral strains through the lens of the depersonalising young male prisoner. (Thesis). University of Hull. Retrieved from https://hull-repository.worktribe.com/output/4458928

The aim of this study was to examine depersonalisation as a dissociative coping response among male prisoners(aged 18-24).Its central focus explored how young adult males might employ depersonalisation, as a coping mechanism, when they feel unable to... Read More about Uncomfortably Numb: an exploration of affective carceral strains through the lens of the depersonalising young male prisoner.

A Narrative Exploration of Lived Experiences of Mental Health Difficulties in Trainee Mental Health Practitioners (2023)
Thesis
Reid, A. E. (2023). A Narrative Exploration of Lived Experiences of Mental Health Difficulties in Trainee Mental Health Practitioners. (Thesis). University of Hull. Retrieved from https://hull-repository.worktribe.com/output/4436217

This thesis portfolio comprises three parts and considers the experiences of trainee mental health practitioners’ lived experiences of mental health difficulties. Part One: Systematic Literature Review Part one contains a systematic literature revi... Read More about A Narrative Exploration of Lived Experiences of Mental Health Difficulties in Trainee Mental Health Practitioners.

The Role of Compassion in the Psychological Impact of Functional Seizures (2023)
Thesis
Utting, A. L. (2023). The Role of Compassion in the Psychological Impact of Functional Seizures. (Thesis). University of Hull. Retrieved from https://hull-repository.worktribe.com/output/4425201

This thesis portfolio comprises three parts: Part One: Systematic Literature Review The systematic literature review aimed to synthesise the evidence base of cognitive-behavioural therapy (CBT) and third-wave approaches to assess their effectivenes... Read More about The Role of Compassion in the Psychological Impact of Functional Seizures.

Investigation of a Novel Hybrid Photovoltaic/thermal Power System Integrated with Thermally Regenerative Electrochemical Cycle (2023)
Thesis
Tang, X. (2023). Investigation of a Novel Hybrid Photovoltaic/thermal Power System Integrated with Thermally Regenerative Electrochemical Cycle. (Thesis). University of Hull. Retrieved from https://hull-repository.worktribe.com/output/4448471

The effective utilization of solar energy always attracts global attention. Photovoltaic/photothermal collector, a technology for generating electrical and thermal energy simultaneously, presents a high overall energy conversion efficiency due to abs... Read More about Investigation of a Novel Hybrid Photovoltaic/thermal Power System Integrated with Thermally Regenerative Electrochemical Cycle.

Surfactant-Nanoparticle Formulations at Calcite-Water and Oil-Water Interfaces for Enhanced Oil Recovery (2023)
Thesis
Rezvani, H. (2023). Surfactant-Nanoparticle Formulations at Calcite-Water and Oil-Water Interfaces for Enhanced Oil Recovery. (Thesis). University of Hull. Retrieved from https://hull-repository.worktribe.com/output/4564632

There is a growing interest in the development of new and innovative enhanced oil recovery (EOR) technologies to reduce the environmental impact of oil production. Surfactant flooding is a well-established EOR method but mainly suffers from high adso... Read More about Surfactant-Nanoparticle Formulations at Calcite-Water and Oil-Water Interfaces for Enhanced Oil Recovery.

Synchrotron X-ray operando studies of atomic structure evolution of multi-component Al alloys in liquid state (2023)
Thesis
Huang, S. (2023). Synchrotron X-ray operando studies of atomic structure evolution of multi-component Al alloys in liquid state. (Thesis). University of Hull. Retrieved from https://hull-repository.worktribe.com/output/4443461

This research has studied one of the challenging scientific issues in materials science, i.e., in real time, understanding quantitatively the 3D atomic structures of multiple component alloys in the liquid state and how the atomic structures evolve w... Read More about Synchrotron X-ray operando studies of atomic structure evolution of multi-component Al alloys in liquid state.

Identification of Novel Glucose-Dependent Alterations Responsible for Vascular Dysfunction in Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus (T2DM) I (2023)
Thesis
Bolanle, O. I. (2023). Identification of Novel Glucose-Dependent Alterations Responsible for Vascular Dysfunction in Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus (T2DM) I. (Thesis). Hull York Medical School. Retrieved from https://hull-repository.worktribe.com/output/4420724

Despite the plethora of drugs currently available for managing coronary artery disease (CAD) patients with or without type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM), yet CAD frequently progresses, necessitating a coronary artery bypass graft (CABG) procedure using... Read More about Identification of Novel Glucose-Dependent Alterations Responsible for Vascular Dysfunction in Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus (T2DM) I.

Second-Generation Voices of the Polish and Ukrainian Diaspora in Northern Britain, 1948-1998 (2023)
Thesis
Grombir, F. (2022). Second-Generation Voices of the Polish and Ukrainian Diaspora in Northern Britain, 1948-1998. (Thesis). University of Hull. Retrieved from https://hull-repository.worktribe.com/output/4425243

In the immediate aftermath of the Second World War hundreds of thousands of migrants came to rebuild post-war Britain. The arrival of the so-called Windrush generation presented, in the words of Trevor Phillips, the irresistible rise of multi-racial... Read More about Second-Generation Voices of the Polish and Ukrainian Diaspora in Northern Britain, 1948-1998.

Examining the experiences of post-ABI and neurological condition sequalae and workplace disclosure. (2023)
Thesis
Watson, K. (2023). Examining the experiences of post-ABI and neurological condition sequalae and workplace disclosure. (Thesis). University of Hull. Retrieved from https://hull-repository.worktribe.com/output/4458968

This thesis portfolio is comprised of three parts, a systematic literature review, an empirical thesis, and appendices. Part 1 contains a systematic literature review, aiming to explore the experiences of individuals disclosing Multiple Sclerosis (M... Read More about Examining the experiences of post-ABI and neurological condition sequalae and workplace disclosure..

An exploratory study of human rights education in two contrasting secondary schools in Thailand (2023)
Thesis
Thipwajana, P. (2018). An exploratory study of human rights education in two contrasting secondary schools in Thailand. (Thesis). University of Hull. Retrieved from https://hull-repository.worktribe.com/output/4336168

Human Rights Education (HRE) is a growing research area which informs policy discussion and teaching practice development (Bajaj, 2011; Osler & Starkey, 2010). Thailand is one country attempting to integrate HRE into its school curriculum. However, r... Read More about An exploratory study of human rights education in two contrasting secondary schools in Thailand.

Low-dose methotrexate: not the hepatotoxic medication we once thought (2023)
Thesis
Turner, L. V. B. (2023). Low-dose methotrexate: not the hepatotoxic medication we once thought. (Thesis). Hull York Medical School. Retrieved from https://hull-repository.worktribe.com/output/4443697

Methotrexate is a highly efficacious and frequently utilised disease-modifying medication. Concern regarding methotrexate-related hepatotoxicity has impeded the widespread application of the drug, despite a lack of high-quality evidence demonstrating... Read More about Low-dose methotrexate: not the hepatotoxic medication we once thought.

Exploring the experiences of parental attachment and familial reputation in the Indian Hindu population. (2023)
Thesis
Sakaria, N. A. R. (2023). Exploring the experiences of parental attachment and familial reputation in the Indian Hindu population. (Thesis). University of Hull. Retrieved from https://hull-repository.worktribe.com/output/4425372

This thesis portfolio comprises three parts: a systematic literature review, an empirical paper, and appendices. The thesis explored the experiences of family reputation and parental attachment within the Indian Hindu population in the UK. Part One:... Read More about Exploring the experiences of parental attachment and familial reputation in the Indian Hindu population..

Exploring Wellbeing in Foster Care: Learning from the Stories of Children, Young People and Foster Carers (2023)
Thesis
Goldsmith, E. H. (2023). Exploring Wellbeing in Foster Care: Learning from the Stories of Children, Young People and Foster Carers. (Thesis). University of Hull. Retrieved from https://hull-repository.worktribe.com/output/4443488

This portfolio thesis comprises three parts: a systematic literature review, an empirical paper andappendices. Collectively, these parts seek to explore children, young people and foster carers’experiences of wellbeing, attending to the complex inter... Read More about Exploring Wellbeing in Foster Care: Learning from the Stories of Children, Young People and Foster Carers.

Exploring Clients and Therapists Experiences of Trauma-Focused Therapies (2023)
Thesis
Townshend, A. E. (2023). Exploring Clients and Therapists Experiences of Trauma-Focused Therapies. (Thesis). University of Hull. Retrieved from https://hull-repository.worktribe.com/output/4435712

This portfolio thesis contains three parts. Part One is a systematic literature review and Part Two is an empirical paper. Together they provide a greater understanding of clients’ and therapists’ experiences of trauma-focused therapies. Part Three f... Read More about Exploring Clients and Therapists Experiences of Trauma-Focused Therapies.