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  • 'Another nice mess you've gotten me into': employers' liability for workplace banter. 

    Middlemiss, Sam
    MIDDLEMISS, S. 2017. 'Another nice mess you've gotten me into': employers' liability for workplace banter. International journal of law and management [online], Accepted articles. Available from: https://doi.org/10.1108/IJLMA-07-2016-0063
    Banter has been defined in the Oxford Dictionary as 'the playful and friendly exchange of playful remarks.' This suggests that it is a form of dialogue or conversation that is; welcome, non-threatening and appreciated by ...
  • A cross-sectional survey of the Maltese general public on medication wastage. 

    West, Lorna Marie; Diack, Lesley; Cordina, Maria; Stewart, Derek C. (Springer https://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11096-015-0233-X, 2016-01-06)
    WEST, L.M., DIACK, L., CORDINA, M. and STEWART, D. 2016. A cross-sectional survey of the Maltese general public on medication wastage. International journal of clinical pharmacy [online], 38(2), pages 261-270. Available from: https://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11096-015-0233-x
    Background Medication wastage is a global issue, with key public health implications in terms of safety, the environment and the economy. A recently conducted systematic review of the published literature identified a lack ...
  • Evidence-based practice in teaching : an information perspective 

    Williams, Dorothy; Coles, Louisa (Emerald http://dx.doi.org/10.1108/00220410710836376, 2007)
    WILLIAMS, D. and COLES, L., 2007. Evidence-based practice in teaching: an information perspective. Journal of Documentation, 63 (6), pp. 812-835
    Purpose – The purpose of this research is to explore UK teachers' use of research-based information, with a particular focus on issues relating to access to information in schools, information literacy, and the role of the ...
  • A focus group based study of the perspectives of the Maltese population and healthcare professionals on medication wastage. 

    West, Lorna Marie; Diack, Lesley; Cordina, Maria; Stewart, Derek C. (Springer https://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11096-016-0359-5, 2016-07-29)
    WEST, L.M., DIACK, L., CORDINA, M. and STEWART, D. 2016. A focus group based study of the perspectives of the Maltese population and healthcare professionals on medication wastage. International journal of clinical pharmacy [online], 38(5), pages 1241-1249. Available from: https://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11096-016-0359-5
    The World Health Organization states that globally more than half of all medication is inappropriately prescribed, dispensed or sold with a need to implement wastage reduction strategies. Developing processes which include ...
  • The importance of specific recycling information in designing a waste management scheme. 

    Oke, Adekunle; Kruijsen, Joanneke (MDPI https://dx.doi.org/10.3390/recycling1020271, 2016-09-07)
    OKE, A. and KRUIJSEN, J. 2016. The importance of specific recycling information in designing a waste management scheme. Recycling [online], 1(2), pages 271-285. Available from: https://dx.doi.org/10.3390/recycling1020271
    Recycling information can be complex and often confusing which may subsequently reduce the participations in any waste recycling schemes. As a result, this research explored the roles as well as the importance of a holistic ...
  • A qualitative study of determinants of patient behaviour leading to an infection related hospital admission. 

    Tonna, Antonella P.; Weidmann, Anita Elaine; Laing, R.; Tonna, I.; Macartney, G.; Paudyal, Vibhu; Stewart, Derek C. (Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh https://doi.org/10.4997/JRCPE.2017.109, 2017-03-31)
    TONNA, A.P., WEIDMANN, A.E., LAING, R.B.S., TONNA, I., MACARTNEY, G.M., PAUDYAL, V. and STEWART, D. 2017. A qualitative study of determinants of patient behaviour leading to an infection related hospital admission. Journal of the Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh [online], 47, pages 40-46. Available from: https://doi.org/10.4997/JRCPE.2017.109
    Objective: To describe and understand the determinants of patients' behaviours surrounding admission to hospital for an acute infective episode. Method: Patients admitted to the infection or acute medicine admission units ...
  • Sustainable consumption: green consumer behaviour when purchasing products. 

    Young, William; Hwang, Kumju; McDonald, Seonaidh; Oates, Caroline J. (Wiley http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/sd.394, 2010-01)
    YOUNG, W., HWANG, K., MCDONALD, S. and OATES, C. J., 2010. Sustainable consumption: green consumer behaviour when purchasing products. Sustainable Development, 18 (1), pp. 20-31.
    The ‘attitude–behaviour gap’ or ‘values–action gap’ is where 30% of consumers report that they are very concerned about environmental issues but they are struggling to translate this into purchases. For example, the market ...
  • Workplace waste recycling behaviour: a meta-analytical review. 

    Oke, Adekunle (MDPI https://dx.doi.org/10.3390/su7067175, 2015-06-02)
    OKE, A. 2015. Workplace waste recycling behaviour: a meta-analytical review. Sustainability [online], 7(6), pages 7175-7194. Available from: https://dx.doi.org/10.3390/su7067175
    In order to increase waste recycling, many studies have been conducted to understand factors that may influence waste recycling behaviour. However, these studies have focused on household contexts rather than other waste ...