Sarah Thomas

Sarah Thomas

  • saraht at bournemouth dot ac dot uk
  • Visiting Fellow
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Journal Articles

  • Nyman, S.R., Hayward, C., Ingram, W., Thomas, P., Thomas, S., Vassallo, M., Raftery, J. and Allen, H., 2018. A randomised controlled trial comparing the effectiveness of Tai Chi alongside usual care with usual care alone on the postural balance of community-dwelling people with dementia: Protocol for The TACIT Trial (TAi ChI for people with dementia). BMC Geriatrics.
  • Hulme, K., Safari, R., Thomas, S., Mercer, T., White, C., Linden, M.V. and Moss-Morris, R., 2018. Fatigue interventions in long term, physical health conditions: A scoping review of systematic reviews. PLoS ONE, 13 (10).
  • Watchorn, R.E., Thomas, S., Miller, C., Carr, R.A., Koch, D., Thomas, P. and Taibjee, S.M., 2018. Keratoacanthoma management: results of a survey of UK dermatologists and surgeons. BRITISH JOURNAL OF DERMATOLOGY, 179, 122.
  • Watchorn, R.E., Thomas, S., Miller, C., Carr, R.A., Koch, D., Thomas, P. and Taibjee, S.M., 2018. Keratoacanthoma management: results of a survey of U.K. dermatologists and surgeons. British Journal of Dermatology, 178 (1), e49-e50.
  • Thomas, S., Thomas, P.W. et al., 2017. Mii-vitaliSe: A pilot randomised controlled trial of a home gaming system (Nintendo Wii) to increase activity levels, vitality and well-being in people with multiple sclerosis. BMJ Open, 7 (9).
  • Muir, S., Newell, C., Griffiths, J., Walker, K., Hooper, H., Thomas, S., Thomas, P.W., Arcelus, J., Day, J. and Appleton, K.M., 2017. MotivATE: A Pretreatment Web-Based Program to Improve Attendance at UK Outpatient Services Among Adults With Eating Disorders. JMIR Res Protoc, 6 (7), e146.
  • Miller, J.K., McDougall, S., Thomas, S. and Wiener, J.M., 2017. Impairment in active navigation from trauma and Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder. Neurobiology of Learning and Memory, 140, 114-123.
  • Gay, M.C., Thomas, S., Thomas, P.W., Baker, R. et al., 2017. Anxiety, emotional processing and depression in people with multiple sclerosis. BMC Neurology, 17 (1).
  • Csillik, A., Bruce, J., Catley, D., Gay, M.C., Goggin, K.J., Swaggart, K.R., Thomas, P.W. and Thomas, S., 2016. Psychological interventions for enhancing adherence to disease-modifying therapies (DMTs) in multiple sclerosis. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews, 2016 (11).
  • Thomas, S., Kersten, P. and Thomas, P.W., 2015. The Multiple Sclerosis-Fatigue Self- Efficacy (MS-FSE) scale: initial validation. Clin Rehabil, 29 (4), 376-387.
  • Thomas, S., Kersten, P., Thomas, P.W., Slingsby, V., Nock, A., Jones, R., Smith, A.D., Galvin, K.T., Baker, R. and Hillier, C., 2015. Exploring strategies used following a group-based fatigue management programme for people with multiple sclerosis (FACETS) via the Fatigue Management Strategies Questionnaire (FMSQ). BMJ Open, 5 (10).
  • Ellis-Hill, C., Thomas, S., Thomas, P.W. et al., 2015. 'HeART of Stroke (HoS)', a community-based Arts for Health group intervention to support self-confidence and psychological well-being following a stroke: Protocol for a randomised controlled feasibility study. BMJ Open, 5 (8).
  • Isaacs, R.A., Thomas, S., Hundley, V., Smith, G.B., van Teijlingen, E., Thomas, P.W. et al., 2014. A national survey of obstetric early warning systems in the United Kingdom: five years on. Anaesthesia, 69 (7), 687-692.
  • Thomas, P.W., Thomas, S., Kersten, P., Jones, R., Slingsby, V., Nock, A., Davies Smith, A., Baker, R., Galvin, K.T. and Hillier, C., 2014. One year follow-up of a pragmatic multi-centre randomised controlled trial of a group-based fatigue management programme (FACETS) for people with multiple sclerosis. BMC Neurol, 14, 109.
  • Bick, D.E., Sandall, J., Furuta, M., Wee, M.Y.K., Isaacs, R., Smith, G.B., Beake, S. and on behalf of the Modified Obstetric Early Warning Systems (Mobs) Research Group, 2014. A national cross sectional survey of heads of midwifery services of uptake, benefits and barriers to use of obstetric early warning systems (EWS) by midwives. Midwifery.
  • Thomas, S., Fazakarley, L., Thomas, P.W., Brenton, S., Collyer, S., Perring, S., Scott, R., Galvin, K. and Hillier, C., 2014. Testing the feasibility and acceptability of using the Nintendo Wii in the home to increase activity levels, vitality and well-being in people with multiple sclerosis (Mii-vitaliSe): protocol for a pilot randomised controlled study. BMJ Open, 4 (5), e005172.
  • Thomas, S. and Kersten, P., 2014. Fatigue, FACETS and future directions for fatigue management. International Journal of Therapy and Rehabilitation, 21, 57.
  • Thomas, S. et al., 2013. A pragmatic parallel arm multi-centre randomised controlled trial to assess the effectiveness and cost-effectiveness of a group-based fatigue management programme (FACETS) for people with multiple sclerosis. J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry, 84 (10), 1092-1099.
  • Clark, C.J., Thomas, S., Khattab, A.D. and Carr, E.C., 2013. Development and psychometric properties of a screening tool for assessing developmental coordination disorder in adults. International Journal of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation.
  • Baker, R., Gale, L., Abbey, G. and Thomas, S., 2013. Emotional processing therapy for post-traumatic stress disorder. Counselling Psychology Quarterly.
  • Clark, C., Thomas, S., Carr, E.C.J. and Breen, A.C., 2012. Development and Validation of the Functional Difficulties Questionnaire for Assessing Developmental Coordination Disorder in Adults. Journal of Orthopaedic and Sports Physical Therapy, 10.
  • Thomas, S., Thomas, P.W., Kersten, P., Jones, R., Green, C., Nock, A., Slingsby, V., Hillier, C.E.M., Galvin, K. and Baker, R., 2012. Group-based cognitive behavioural approach to managing fatigue in multiple sclerosis is effective: a multi-centre parallel arm randomised controlled trial. Journal of Neurology, Neurosurgery and Psychiatry.
  • Baker, R., Owens, M., Thomas, S., Whittlesea, A., Abbey, G., Gower, P., Tosunlar, L., Corrigan, E. and Thomas, P.W., 2012. Does CBT facilitate emotional processing? Behav Cogn Psychother, 40 (1), 19-37.
  • Thomas, P.W., Thomas, S. and Allen, H., 2012. Evaluation of a pilot relapse support service (RSS) for people with multiple sclerosis - "a tiny pot of sunshine in my pocket". Social Care and Neurodisability, 3, 89-100.
  • Thomas, P., Thomas, S., Kersten, P., Jones, R., Nock, A., Slingsby, V., Green, C., Baker, R., Galvin, K.T. and Hillier, C., 2010. Multi-centre parallel arm randomised controlled trial to assess the effectiveness and cost-effectiveness of a group-based cognitive behavioural approach to managing fatigue in people with multiple sclerosis. BMC Neurology, 10.
  • Thomas, S., Thomas, P., Nock, A., Slingsby, V., Galvin, K.T., Baker, R., Moffat, N. and Hillier, C., 2010. Development and preliminary evaluation of a cognitive behavioural approach to fatigue management in people with multiple sclerosis. Patient Education and Counseling, 78, 240-249.
  • Baker, R., Thomas, S., Thomas, P., Gower, P., Santonastaso, M. and Whittlesea, A., 2010. The emotional processing scale: Scale refinement and abridgement (EPS-25). Journal of Psychosomatic Research, 68, 83-88.
  • Baker, R., Thomas, P. and Thomas, S., 2009. Emotional processing: Theory, assessment and therapy. PSYCHOLOGY & HEALTH, 24, 88-89.
  • Austin, H., Campion-Smith, C., Thomas, S. and Ward, W., 2008. Parents' difficulties with decisions about childhood immunisation. Community Practitioner, 81, 32-35.
  • Baker, R., Thomas, S., Thomas, P. and Owens, M., 2007. Development of an emotional processing scale. Journal of Psychosomatic Research, 62, 167-178.
  • Thomas, P., Thomas, S., Hillier, C., Galvin, K.T. and Baker, R., 2006. Psychological interventions for multiple sclerosis.(Review). Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews, CD004431.
  • DeHouwer, J., Thomas, S. and Baeyens, F., 2004. Associative learning of likes and dislikes: A review of 25 years of research on human evaluative conditioning. Psychological Bulletin, 127, 853-869.
  • Baker, R., Holloway, J., Thomas, P., Thomas, S. and Owens, M., 2004. Emotional processing and panic. Behaviour Research and Therapy, 42, 1271-1287.

Books

  • Thomas, S., Thomas, P., Nock, A., Slingsby, V., Baker, R. and Hillier C, 2013. A Fatigue Management Programme for People with Multiple Sclerosis (Facilitators Manual and Patient Handbook).. Multiple Sclerosis Society.

Conferences

  • Jeanette, R., Lund, S.L., Hilde, R., Sarah, T., Peter, T. and Grethe, L.I., 2017. A modified version of a UK group-based fatigue management programme for people with MS (FACETS) for an inpatient setting in Norway. 888-889.
  • Moss-Morris, R., Harrison, A.M., Safari, R.M., Mercer, T., Norton, S., White, C., van de Linden, M. and Thomas, S., 2017. WHICH EXERCISE OR BEHAVIORAL INTERVENTIONS ARE MOST EFFECTIVE FOR TREATING FATIGUE IN PEOPLE WITH MULTIPLE SCLEROSIS (MS)? A DETAILED SYSTEMATIC REVIEW WITH NETWORK META-ANALYSIS. A123.
  • Thomas, S., 2017. Présentation d’un programme de gestion de la fatigue (‘FACETS’). In: Journées de Neurologie de Langue Français. 28-31 March 2017 Toulouse.
  • Ellis-Hill, C., Thomas, S., Thomas, P. et al., 2016. 'HeARTof Stroke' - a community- based arts-and-health group for people following a stroke: Acceptability and preliminary findings from a randomised controlled feasibility study. S10.
  • Nyman, S.R., Hayward, C., Thomas, P., Thomas, S., Vassallo, M., Raftery, J. and Allen, H., 2016. Protocol for the TACIT trial (TAi ChI for people with demenTia): A randomised controlled trial comparing the effectiveness of Tai Chi alongside usual care with usual care alone on the postural balance of community-dwelling people with dementia. In: 17th International Conference on Falls and Postural Stability 16 September 2016 Edinburgh, UK.
  • Gracey, F. et al., 2016. Towards the abiding expanse: treatment components and processes in the HeART of Stroke¹ feasibility trial to support confidence and wellbeing post stroke. In: 13th Neuropsychological Rehabilitation Special Interest Group of the WFNR 11-12 July 2016 Glasgow , Scotland.
  • Ellis-Hill, C., Thomas, S., Thomas, P. et al., 2016. HeART of Stroke - A community based Arts & Health group for people following a stroke. In: Neuropsychological Rehabilitation Special Interest Group of the world Federation of Neurological Rehabilitation 10-12 July 2016 Glasgow, UK.
  • Thomas, S. et al., 2015. Mii-vitaliSe - Development of a physiotherapist-supported Nintendo Wii (TM) intervention to encourage people with multiple sclerosis to become more active in the home. In: Congress of the European Committee for Treatment and Research in Multiple Sclerosis 7-10 October 2015 Barcelona. 775.
  • Ellis-Hill, C., Thomas, S., Thomas, P. et al., 2015. Protocol and preliminary findings of a multi-centre randomised controlled feasibility study of an Arts for Health group (HeART of Stroke) to support self-confidence and wellbeing following a stroke. In: International Neuropsychological Society mid-year meeting 1-2 July 2015 Sydney.
  • Thomas, S., 2015. Enhancing adherence to behavioural interventions - the role of psychology. In: MS Frontiers 29-30 June 2015 London.
  • Thomas, S., Maclean, R., Nock, A. and de Groot, V., 2014. Group and individual programmes for fatigue management. 1011.
  • Williams, S., Newell, C., Griffiths, J. and Thomas, S., 2014. MotivATE: A pre-treatment motivational enhancement website for eating disorders. Development and qualitative evaluation. In: Eating Disorders International Conference 12-15 March 2014 London. e1-e19.
  • Thomas, S., Thomas, P.W., Kersten, P., Jones, R., Green, C., Nock, A., Slingsby, V., Hillier, C.E.M., Galvin, K. and Baker, R., 2012. GROUP-BASED COGNITIVE BEHAVIOURAL APPROACH TO MANAGING FATIGUE IN MULTIPLE SCLEROSIS IS EFFECTIVE: A MULTI-CENTRE PARALLEL ARM RANDOMISED CONTROLLED TRIAL.
  • Thomas, P., 2007. Development and Preliminary Evaluation of a Fatigue Management Programme for People with Multiple Sclerosis. In: 23rd Congress of the European Committee for Treatment and Research in Multiple Sclerosis 11-14 October 2007 Prague, Czech Republic.
  • Thomas, S. and Baker, R., 2002. Loneliness & Social Isolation in Older Adults in Wales; key findings and implications for policy. In: Loneliness and isolation among older people in Wales: a half day conference 11 April 2002 Cardiff.

Reports

Posters

  • Thomas, S., Thomas, P.W., Kersten, P., Nock, A., Slingsby, V., Jones, R., Davies Smith, A., Galvin, K.T., Baker, R. and Hillier, C., 2015. ‘FACETS’ fatigue management programme for multiple sclerosis From research into practice. In: Researching Complex Interventions in Health: The State of the Art.

Grants

  • A feasibility study of a randomised controlled trial of an Arts for Health group intervention to support self-confidence and psychological wellbeing following a stroke (NIHR RfPB, 03 Feb 2014). In Progress
  • The Mii-vitaliSe study: A pilot randomised controlled trial of a home gaming system (Nintendo Wii) to increase activity levels, vitality and well-being in people with multiple sclerosis (Multiple Sclerosis Society, 01 Oct 2011). In Progress
  • Weight Estimation Intended to Guide How to dose Treatment in adults in the Emergency Department (WEIGHTED) (College of Emergency Medicine, 03 Jan 2011). In Progress
  • Evaluation of a pilot relapse support service for people with MS (MS Society, 01 Jan 2009). Completed
  • Multi-centre randomised controlled trial to assess the effectiveness of a group-based cognitive behavioural approach to managing fatigue in people with multiple sclerosis (FACETS Trial) (MS Society, 01 Jan 2007). Completed
  • Adaptation, development, process evaluation and three centre pilot study of a fatigue management programme in multiple sclerosis (BUPA Foundation, 03 Jan 2005). Completed
  • Adaptation, development and process evaluation of a fatigue management programme in multiple sclerosis (MS Trust, 01 Jan 2004). Completed
  • Loneliness and social isolation in older adults (Age Concern Cymru/National Assembly for Wales, 01 Jan 2002). Completed

External Responsibilities

Memberships

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