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Discipline name D-index D-index (Discipline H-index) only includes papers and citation values for an examined discipline in contrast to General H-index which accounts for publications across all disciplines. Citations Publications World Ranking National Ranking
Psychology D-index 74 Citations 32,314 237 World Ranking 1090 National Ranking 52

Overview

What is he best known for?

The fields of study he is best known for:

  • Social psychology
  • Social science
  • Internal medicine

Theory of planned behavior, Psychological intervention, Social psychology, Developmental psychology and Intervention are his primary areas of study. He has included themes like Systematic review, Applied psychology, Behavior change and Delphi method in his Psychological intervention study. His work on Big Five personality traits is typically connected to Regret as part of general Social psychology study, connecting several disciplines of science.

His Developmental psychology study incorporates themes from Condom, Health education, Health belief model and Personality. His Intervention research is multidisciplinary, relying on both Randomized controlled trial, Health promotion, Sexual intercourse, Physical therapy and Sexually transmitted disease. His Behavior change methods research includes elements of Psychotherapist, Meta-regression and Health psychology.

His most cited work include:

  • The Behavior Change Technique Taxonomy (v1) of 93 Hierarchically Clustered Techniques: Building an International Consensus for the Reporting of Behavior Change Interventions (2655 citations)
  • A Taxonomy of Behavior Change Techniques Used in Interventions (1770 citations)
  • Making psychological theory useful for implementing evidence based practice: a consensus approach (1599 citations)

What are the main themes of his work throughout his whole career to date?

His scientific interests lie mostly in Psychological intervention, Intervention, Social psychology, Randomized controlled trial and Developmental psychology. His Psychological intervention research integrates issues from Reproductive health, Applied psychology, Health promotion, Clinical psychology and Behavior change. The various areas that Charles Abraham examines in his Applied psychology study include Qualitative research and Behaviour change.

His work in Social psychology tackles topics such as Theory of planned behavior which are related to areas like Cognition and Self-efficacy. His Randomized controlled trial study integrates concerns from other disciplines, such as Meta-analysis, Physical therapy, Intervention mapping and Family medicine. His research integrates issues of Condom, Acquired immunodeficiency syndrome and Social cognition in his study of Developmental psychology.

He most often published in these fields:

  • Psychological intervention (36.80%)
  • Intervention (20.27%)
  • Social psychology (18.13%)

What were the highlights of his more recent work (between 2015-2021)?

  • Psychological intervention (36.80%)
  • Randomized controlled trial (17.07%)
  • Intervention (20.27%)

In recent papers he was focusing on the following fields of study:

His primary scientific interests are in Psychological intervention, Randomized controlled trial, Intervention, Physical therapy and Applied psychology. His studies deal with areas such as Action, Public health, Health promotion, Behavior change and Qualitative research as well as Psychological intervention. His research combines Meta-analysis and Behavior change.

His Randomized controlled trial research is multidisciplinary, incorporating elements of Intervention mapping, Reproductive health, Home based rehabilitation, Family medicine and Confidence interval. His study focuses on the intersection of Physical therapy and fields such as Overweight with connections in the field of Weight loss. His Applied psychology research incorporates themes from PsycINFO and Facilitator.

Between 2015 and 2021, his most popular works were:

  • A review and content analysis of engagement, functionality, aesthetics, information quality, and change techniques in the most popular commercial apps for weight management (156 citations)
  • A comprehensive review of reviews of school-based interventions to improve sexual-health. (120 citations)
  • Group‐Based Diet and Physical Activity Weight‐Loss Interventions: A Systematic Review and Meta‐Analysis of Randomised Controlled Trials (71 citations)

In his most recent research, the most cited papers focused on:

  • Social psychology
  • Social science
  • Internal medicine

Charles Abraham mainly investigates Psychological intervention, Randomized controlled trial, Physical therapy, Public health and Intervention. Charles Abraham has researched Psychological intervention in several fields, including Self-management, Applied psychology, Behavior change and Health promotion. The concepts of his Randomized controlled trial study are interwoven with issues in Facilitator, Intervention mapping and Family medicine.

His research in Physical therapy intersects with topics in Meta-analysis, Overweight and Ejection fraction, Heart failure. His Public health study also includes

  • Environmental health together with Juvenile delinquency, Condom and Health policy,
  • Reproductive health and related Relationship education, Medical education, Life skills and Systematic review,
  • Childhood obesity which connect with Nursing. In his study, Men who have sex with men, Heterosexuality and Gynecology is inextricably linked to Clinical trial, which falls within the broad field of Intervention.

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Best Publications

The Behavior Change Technique Taxonomy (v1) of 93 Hierarchically Clustered Techniques: Building an International Consensus for the Reporting of Behavior Change Interventions

Susan Michie;Michelle Richardson;Marie Johnston;Marie Johnston;Charles Abraham.
Annals of Behavioral Medicine (2013)

3736 Citations

Psychological correlates of university students' academic performance: a systematic review and meta-analysis

Michelle Richardson;Charles Abraham;Rod Bond.
Psychological Bulletin (2012)

2745 Citations

A Taxonomy of Behavior Change Techniques Used in Interventions

Charles Abraham;Susan Michie.
Health Psychology (2008)

2582 Citations

Making psychological theory useful for implementing evidence based practice: a consensus approach

S Michie;M Johnston;Charles Abraham;R Lawton.
Quality & Safety in Health Care (2005)

2329 Citations

Effective Techniques in Healthy Eating and Physical Activity Interventions: A Meta-Regression

Susan Michie;Charles Abraham;Craig Whittington;John McAteer.
Health Psychology (2009)

1956 Citations

Psychosocial correlates of heterosexual condom use: a meta-analysis.

Paschal Sheeran;Charles Abraham;Sheina Orbell.
Psychological Bulletin (1999)

1070 Citations

Systematic review of reviews of intervention components associated with increased effectiveness in dietary and physical activity interventions

Colin J Greaves;Kate E Sheppard;Charles Abraham;Wendy Hardeman.
BMC Public Health (2011)

1008 Citations

Interventions to change health behaviours: evidence-based or evidence-inspired?

Susan Michie;Charles Abraham.
Psychology & Health (2004)

883 Citations

Scary warnings and rational precautions: A review of the psychology of fear appeals.

Robert A.C. Ruiter;Charles Abraham;Gerjo Kok.
Psychology & Health (2001)

740 Citations

Mainstream consumers driving plug-in battery-electric and plug-in hybrid electric cars: A qualitative analysis of responses and evaluations

Ella Graham-Rowe;Benjamin Gardner;Charles Abraham;Stephen Skippon.
Transportation Research Part A-policy and Practice (2012)

553 Citations

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