Peer Reviewed Publications

Hale, E.D., Radvanski, D.C., Hassett, A.L. (2015). The man-in-the-moon face: a qualitative study of body image, self-image and medication use in systemic lupus erythematosus. Rheumatology, doi:10.1093/rheumatology/keu448 https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/16219711/

Veldhuijzen van Zanten, J., Rouse, P., Hale, E.D.P., Ntoumanis, N., Metsios, G.S., Duda, J.L., & Kitas, G. D. (2015). Perceived Barriers, Facilitators and Benefits for Regular Physical Activity and Exercise in Patients with Rheumatoid Arthritis: A Review of the Literature. Sports Medicine, 45:1401-1412. Doi:10.1077/s40279-015-0363-2.

John, H., Hale, E. D., Treharne, G. J., Korontzis, K., Obrenovic, K., Carroll, D., & Kitas, G. D. (2011). Patient evaluation of a novel patient education leaflet about heart disease risk among people with rheumatoid arthritis. Musculoskeletal Care, 9(4):194-199.

Hale, E.D., Morris, M., Hewlett, S., Treharne, G.T., & Kitas, G.D (2010). Meeting the needs of children who have parents with chronic inflammatory musculoskeletal diseases. Rheumatology, 50(3), 431-433. [Epub 23 June 2010]. doi:10.1093/rheumatology/keq193

John, H., Hale, E. D., Bennett, P., Treharne, G. J., Carroll, D., &  Kitas, G. D. (2010). Translating patient education theory into practice: Developing material to address the cardiovascular education needs of people with rheumatoid arthritis. Patient Education & Counseling, 84(1):123-127.

John, H., Treharne, G.J., Hale, E.D., Panoulas, V., Carroll, D., & Kitas, G.D. (2009) Development and initial validation of a heart disease knowledge questionnaire for people with rheumatoid arthritis.  Patient  Education & Counseling, 77(1):136-43.

John, H., Hale, E. D., Treharne, G. J., Carroll, D., &  Kitas, G. D. (2009). All singing from the same hymn sheet: Healthcare professionals' perceptions of developing patient education material about the cardiovascular aspects of rheumatoid arthritis. Musculoskeletal Care, 7(4),  256-271. DOI: 10.1002/msc.157

John, H., Hale, E. D., Treharne, G. J., Carroll, D., &  Kitas, G. D. (2009). ‘Extra information a bit further down the line: Rheumatoid arthritis patients' perceptions of developing educational material about the cardiovascular disease risk. Musculoskeletal Care, 7(4), 272-287. DOI: 10.1002/msc.158

Hale, E. D., Treharne, G. J., & Kitas G. D. (2009). Psychological aspects of rheumatic disease. Rheumatology in Practice, 7(1), 4-6.

Hale, E. D., Treharne, G. J., & Kitas G. D. (2007). Qualitative Methodologies I: asking research questions with reflexive insight. Musculoskeletal Care, 5(3), 139-147.

Hale, E. D., Treharne, G. J., & Kitas G. D. (2007). Qualitative Methodologies II: A brief guide to applying interpretative phenomenological analysis in musculoskeletal care. Musculoskeletal Care, 6(2), 86-96. [Epub 13 Jul 2007].

Hale, E. D., Treharne, G. J., & Kitas G. D. (2007). The Common-Sense Model of self-regulation of health and illness: How can we use it to understand and respond to our patients’ needs? Rheumatology, 46(6), 904-906. [Epub Apr 19 2007]. https://academic.oup.com/rheumatology/article/46/6/904/2899518

John, H., Hale, E. D., Treharne, G. J., & Kitas, G. D. (2007). Patient education on cardiovascular aspects of rheumatoid disease: An unmet need. Rheumatology, 46(10), 1513-1516. [Epub 22 Aug 2007].

Kitas, G. D., Hale, E. D., & Treharne, G. J. (2007). Research in musculoskeletal care: The Dudley interdisciplinary experience. Musculoskeletal Care, 5(2), 98-101.

Treharne, G. J., Lyons, A. C., Hale, E. D., Douglas, K. M., Goodchild, C. E., Booth, D. A., & Kitas, G. D. (2007). Sleep disruption frequency in rheumatoid arthritis: perceived stress predicts poor outcome over one year. Musculoskeletal Care, 5(1), 51-64.

Mitton, D. L., Treharne, G. J., Hale, E. D., Williams, R. A., & Kitas, G. D. (2007). The health and life experiences of mothers with rheumatoid arthritis: A phenomenological study. Musculoskeletal Care. http://www3.interscience.wiley.com/cgi-bin/abstract/116322712/ABSTRACT Published Online: 24 Sep 2007. DOI: 10.1002/msc.116

Treharne, G. J., Douglas, K. M., Iwasko, J., Panoulas, V. F., Hale, E. D., Mitton, D. L., Piper, H., Erb, N., & Kitas, G. D. (2007). Polypharmacy among people with rheumatoid arthritis: the role of age, disease duration and comorbidity. Musculoskeletal Care. http://www3.interscience.wiley.com/cgi-bin/abstract/116322712/ABSTRACT Published Online: 24 Sep 2007. DOI: 10.1002/msc.116

Treharne, G. J., Lyons, A. C., Hale, E. D., Douglas, K. M. J., & Kitas, G. D. (2006). ‘Compliance’ is futile but is ‘concordance’ between rheumatology patients and health professionals attainable? Rheumatology, 45(1), 1-5. Available for free at: http://rheumatology.oxfordjournals.org/cgi/content/full/45/1/1

 

Hale, E. D., Treharne, G. J., Lyons, A. C., Mole, S., Mitton, D. L., Douglas, K. M. J., Erb, E., Norton, Y., & Kitas, G. D. (2006). “Concealing the evidence” The importance of appearance concerns for patients with systemic lupus erythematosus. Lupus, 15(8), 532-540. https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/16942007/

Hale, E. D., Treharne, G. J., Lyons, A. C., Mole, S., Mitton, D. L., Douglas, K. M. J., Erb, E., Norton, Y., & Kitas, G. D. (2006). “Joining-the-dots” for systemic lupus erythematosus patients: Personal perspectives of healthcare from a qualitative study. Annals of the Rheumatic Diseases, 65(5), 585-589. [Epub 11 Oct 2005].

https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/16219711/

 

Douglas, K. M. J., Ladoyanni, E., Treharne, G. J., Hale, E. D., Erb, N., & Kitas, G. D. (2006). Cutaneous abnormalities in rheumatoid arthritis compared to non-inflammatory rheumatic conditions. Annals of the Rheumatic Diseases, 65(10), 1341-1345. [Epub 13 Feb 2006].

Treharne, G. J., Hale, E. D., Lyons, A. C., Booth, D. A., Banks, M. J., Erb, N., Mitton, D. L., & Kitas, G. D. (2005). Cardiovascular disease and psychological morbidity among rheumatoid arthritis patients. Rheumatology, 44(2), 241-246. [Epub 2 Nov 2004].

Douglas, K. M. J., Potter, T., Treharne, G. J., Obrenovic, K., Hale, E. D., Pace, A., Mitton, D., Erb, N., Whallett, A., Delamere, J. P., & Kitas, G. D. (2005). Rheumatology patient preferences for timing and location of outpatient clinics. Rheumatology, 44(1), 80-82.

Books & Chapters

Hale, E.D. (2020). Psychological and Social Impact of Arthritis. In S. Ryan (Ed). Nursing Older People with Arthritis and other Rheumatological Conditions. 

Hale, E. D. (2018). Depression and Anxiety in Lupus.

In Y. Norton (Ed). Lupus. A GP Guide to Diagnosis. Lupus UK: Essex Online Lupus UK

Hale, E.D. (2017). Depressed…Me? In Living Better with Rheumatoid Arthritis. National Rheumatoid Arthritis Society: Maidenhead. https://www.nras.org.uk/depression-and-rheumatoid-arthritis

Hale, E. D. & Treharne, G. J. (2010). Applying psychological interventions in rheumatic disease. In K. Dziedzic & A. Hammond (Eds). Rheumatology: Evidence-Based Practice for Physiotherapists and Occupational Therapists. Elsevier: Oxford.

Peer Reviewed Editorials

Hale, E.D., Morris, M., Hewlett, S., Treharne, G.T., & Kitas, G.D (2010). Meeting the needs of children who have parents with chronic inflammatory musculoskeletal diseases. Rheumatology, 50(3), 431-433. [Epub 23 June 2010]. doi:10.1093/rheumatology/keq193 

Hale, E. D., Treharne, G. J., & Kitas G. D. (2007). The Common-Sense Model of self-regulation of health and illness: How can we use it to understand and respond to our patients needs? Rheumatology, 46(6), 904-906. [Epub Apr 19 2007].

John, H., Hale, E. D., Treharne, G. J., & Kitas, G. D. (2007). Patient education on cardiovascular aspects of rheumatoid disease: An unmet need. Rheumatology, 46(10), 1513-1516. [Epub 22 Aug 2007].

 

Kitas, G. D., Hale, E. D., & Treharne, G. J. (2007). Research in musculoskeletal care: The Dudley interdisciplinary experience. Musculoskeletal Care, 5(2), 98-101.

Treharne, G. J., Lyons, A. C., Hale, E. D., Douglas, K. M. J., & Kitas, G. D. (2006). ‘Compliance’ is futile but is ‘concordance’ between rheumatology patients and health professionals attainable? Rheumatology, 45(1), 1-5. http://rheumatology.oxfordjournals.org/cgi/content/full/45/1/1

Oral Presentations

Hale, E.D. (2020). Supporting Patients with Unmet, Disease Related Psychological Needs.

(Will now be presented at the British Society for Rheumatology Annual Meeting, virtual BSR April 26-28, 2021).

 

Hale, E.D.P., O’Reilly, M.J., Vostanis, P., & Kitas, G. (2018). What shall we tell the children? How families manage and talk about parental rheumatic disease. PDF

 

Rheumatology, Volume 57, Issue suppl_3, 1 April 2018, key075.187, https://doi.org/10.1093/rheumatology/key075.187

Presented at the British Society for Rheumatology Annual Meeting, Liverpool, May 2018.

 

Hale, E.D. (2017). What Shall We Tell the Children? Presented at the West Midlands Rheumatology Forum, Birmingham, September 2017.

 

Hale, E.D. (2015). How to Bake the Qualitative Cake: Which Method to Use? Rheumatology, 54, Suppl.1, i9: 143.

 

Hale, E.D. (2013). Body Image and Interventions Among Women with Systemic Lupus Erythematosus: An Overview. Presented at the American College of Rheumatology Annual Meeting, San Diego, Oct, 2012.

 

Hale, E.D. (2013). An Example of the Use of Qualitative Research Study Design in Rheumatological Research. American College of Rheumatology Annual Meeting. Presented at the American College of Rheumatology Annual Meeting, San Diego, Oct, 2012.

Hassett, A.L., Radvanski, D.C., Hale, E. (2012).  A Qualitative Study of Self-Image and Body Image in Individuals with Systemic Lupus Erythematosus.

https://acrabstracts.org/abstract/a-qualitative-study-of-self-image-and-body-image-in-individuals-with-systemic-lupus-erythematosus/ Presented at the American College of Rheumatology Annual Meeting, Washington, DC,

November 9-14, 2012.

 

Hale, E.D., Morris, M.M.  (2011). Using MI to identify and combat negative styles of thinking. “Exploring resistance to change”. Rheumatology, 50, Suppl.3, ppiii23.

 

Hale, E.D., Kitas, G.D. (2011). Psychological approaches for those with SLE. Rheumatology, 50, Suppl.3, ppiii10.

Hale, E.D., Treharne, G.J., Norton, Y., & Kitas, G.D. (2009). Children of Parents with Chronic Inflammatory Musculoskeletal Diseases (CIMD): Experiences, Needs and Resources. Arthritis Rheum, 60, Suppl.10:1891. DOI: 0.1002/art.26965 Presented at the American College of Rheumatology Annual Meeting, Philadelphia, Oct 16-21, 2009.

Hale, E.D. (2009). How to write a qualitative article. Rheumatology. Presented at the British Society for Rheumatology Annual Meeting, Glasgow, May 2009.

Hale, E.D. (2008). Managing pain, fatigue and well-being: Cognitive behavioural approaches for rheumatology clinicians. Managing life with rheumatological conditions: Pain, fatigue and well-being Symposium. Presented at the British Society for Rheumatology Annual Meeting, Liverpool, Apr 2008.

Hale, E. D., Treharne, G. J., Macey, S.J., & Kitas, G.D. (2006). “Big Boys Don’t Cry”: A qualitative study of gender differences in self-management and coping with arthritis. Rheumatology, 45, Suppl. 1, il14. Presented at the British Society for Rheumatology Annual Meeting, Glasgow, May 2006.

Hale, E. D., Treharne, G. J., Mitton, D. L., Norton, Y., Gordhan, C., Bacon, P. A., & Kitas, G. D. (2005). “Pull yourself together”: A qualitative study of self-consciousness and self-discrepancy in people with rheumatic disease. Rheumatology, 44, Suppl. 1, i15. Presented at the British Society for Rheumatology Annual Meeting, Birmingham, April 2005.

Invited Lectures/Training

Hale, E.D. Identifying and Addressing Psychological Needs. British Society for Rheumatology, Educational Programme for Clinical Nurse Specialists, Invited Lecturer, Newcastle-Upon-Tyne, July 2019.
Hale, E.D., & Hart, H. Fibromyalgia Syndrome. Presented at the Department for Work and Pensions, Oct, 2018.
 
Hale, E.D. Depression in Rheumatoid Arthritis. MSc Rheumatology Nursing, Keele University, The Haywood Hospital, Dec 2016/2018/2021.

 

Hale, E.D. Well-being in RA Patients: How Health Psychology Can Help. Clinical Nurse Specialists West Midlands Regional Meeting, Birmingham, Feb 2018

 

Hale, E.D. Psychosocial Morbidity in Patients with Chronic Inflammatory Rheumatic Diseases: From Assessing Burden to Tailored Therapy. Rheumatology Conference, Athens, Feb, 2018

 

Hale, E.D. What Can I Do When I’m Feeling Blue? Lupus UK Annual Meeting, Dudley, Oct, 2018
 
Hale, E.D. We Need to Talk to the Children……Rheumatology Multidisciplinary Team Meeting, Cannock Hospital, 2015
 
Hale, E.D. Comorbidities in Rheumatology: Mental Health. Royal College of Physicians, London, 2014
Poster Presentations

Hale, E.D.P., O’Reilly, M.J., Vostanis, P., & Kitas, G. (2016). Should There be Information and Support Available for Children Whose Parents or Grandparents have Chronic Rheumatic Conditions? Rheumatology, Volume 55, Issue suppl_1, 1 April 2016, Pages i148, https://doi.org/10.1093/rheumatology/kew177.001 Presented at the British Society for Rheumatology Annual Meeting, Glasgow , Apr 2016.

Hirsch, G., Hale, E., Kitas, G., & Klocke R. (2012). Psychological factors including illness perceptions may predict the response to corticosteroid injections in osteoarthritis” Selected for poster tour, British Society of Rheumatology Annual meeting, 2012.

 

Lee, M., Hale, E., & Carmichael, A. (2010). Male attitudes in gynaecomastia: A qualitative study. European Journal of Surgical Oncology: 37(5): S28-S29.

Hale, E. D., Treharne, G. J., Norton, Y., & Kitas, G. D. (2009). “Are Your Hands Hurting?” Patients’ perceptions of the impact of systemic lupus erythematosus on the family unit. Presented at the International Society for Critical Health Psychology Biannual Conference, Lausanne, Switzerland, July 2009.

Treharne, G. J., Stebbings, S., Lyons, A. C., Hale, E. D., McNamara, D., Highton, J., & Kitas, G. D. (2009). A comparison of people with rheumatoid arthritis in Aotearoa/New Zealand and the UK: The relationship between inflammation, symptoms, functional disability and mood. Physical Therapy Reviews, 14(1), pp11.

Hale, E. D., Treharne, G. J., & Kitas, G. D. (2008). The provision of health psychological services in rheumatology. Rheumatology, 47, Suppl. 2, ii146. Presented at the British Society for Rheumatology Annual Meeting, Liverpool, Apr 2008.

Sharif, F. B., Gordhan, C., Hale, E. D., & Bacon, P. A. (2008). Assessment of multi-lingual information CD’s produced by Birmingham Arthritis Resource Centre. Rheumatology, 47, Suppl. 2, ii117. Presented at the British Society for Rheumatology Annual Meeting, Liverpool, Apr 2008.

Hale, E. D., Treharne, G. J., Douglas, K. M. J., Haddon, A.., Labib, M., & Kitas, G. D. (2006). “An Interpretative Phenomenological Analysis of the role of self-consciousness for patients with chronic physical illness starting tertiary behavioural weight loss treatment”. Presented at the Division of Health Psychology Annual Conference, Essex, September 2006.

Hale, E. D., & Macey, S. J. (2003). ‘Big boys don’t cry’ Self-management, coping and gender differences in arthritis: A qualitative study. Proceedings of the British Psychological Society, 11, 126. Presented at the Division of Health Psychology Annual Conference, Sheffield Hallam University, September 2002.

Awards

Hale, E.D. (2008). The Provision of Health Psychological Services in Rheumatology. Rheumatology, 47, Suppl. 2, ii146. Presented at the British Society for Rheumatology Annual Meeting, Liverpool, Apr 2008. Innovation in Rheumatology Award: Innovation in Development.

Hale, E.D., Treharne, G.J., Norton, Y., Mitton, D.L., Erb, N., & Kitas, G.D. (2006). “Are Your Hands Hurting?”: Patients’ perceptions of the impact of lupus on their children and grandchildren. Rheumatology, 45, Suppl. 1, il184. Presented at the British Society for Rheumatology Annual Meeting, Glasgow, May 2006. British Health Professionals in Rheumatology Research Poster Prize.

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British Journal of Sociology

Child: Care, Health and Development

Journal of Mental Health

Clinical Child Psychology and Psychiatry