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van den Akker, Olga (2017) Surrogate Motherhood Families. Palgrave Macmillan, London UK. ISBN 9783319604527 (Accepted/In press)

van den Akker, Olga and Payne, Nicola and Lewis, Suzan (2017) Catch 22? Disclosing assisted conception treatment at work. International Journal of Workplace Health Management . ISSN 1753-8351 (Published online first)

Frith, Lucy and Blyth, Eric and Crawshaw, Marilyn and van den Akker, Olga (2017) Searching for ‘relations’ using a DNA linking register by adults conceived following sperm donation. BioSocieties . ISSN 1745-8552 (Published online first)

Alexis-Garsee, Camille and Gilbert, Hazel and Burton, Martha and van den Akker, Olga (2017) Difficulties quitting for smokers with and without a respiratory disease and use of a tailored intervention for smoking cessation – a qualitative study. Journal of Smoking Cessation . ISSN 1834-2612 (Published online first)

Dyson, Sue E. and Liu, Liang Q. and van den Akker, Olga and O'Driscoll, Mike (2017) The extent, variability, and attitudes towards volunteering among undergraduate nursing students: implications for pedagogy in nurse education. Nurse Education in Practice, 23 . pp. 15-22. ISSN 1471-5953

Blyth, Eric and Crawshaw, Marilyn and Frith, Lucy and van den Akker, Olga (2017) Gamete donors’ reasons for, and expectations and experiences of, registration with a voluntary donor linking register. Human Fertility . pp. 1-11. ISSN 1464-7273 (Published online first)

Onyigbuo, Chineme and Alexis-Garsee, Camille and van den Akker, Olga (2016) Nigerian clergy and healthcare professionals’ perceptions of health-seeking behaviours among Nigerian immigrants in the UK. Mental Health, Religion and Culture, 19 (10). pp. 1043-1055. ISSN 1367-4676

Crawshaw, Marilyn and Frith, Lucy and van den Akker, Olga and Blyth, Eric (2016) Voluntary DNA-based information exchange and contact services following donor conception: an analysis of service users’ needs. New Genetics and Society, 35 (4). 372 -392. ISSN 1463-6778

van den Akker, Olga and Postavaru, Gianina-Ioana and Purewal, Satvinder (2016) Maternal psychosocial consequences of twins and multiple births following assisted and natural conception: a meta-analysis. Reproductive BioMedicine Online, 33 (1). pp. 1-14. ISSN 1472-6483

Onyigbuo, Chineme and Alexis-Garsee, Camille and van den Akker, Olga (2016) An exploration of health seeking behaviours among Nigerian Christians in the UK: towards enhanced health services utilisation. Mental Health, Religion & Culture, 19 (3). pp. 255-267. ISSN 1367-4676

van den Akker, Olga and Camara, Isatou and Hunt, Ben (2016) ‘Together … for only a moment’ British newspaper constructions of altruistic non-commercial surrogate motherhood. Journal of Reproductive and Infant Psychology . ISSN 0264-6838 (Published online first)

van den Akker, Olga and Fronek, Patricia and Blyth, Eric and Frith, Lucy (2016) ‘This neo- natal ménage à trois’: British media framing of transnational surrogacy. Journal of Reproductive and Infant Psychology, 34 (1). pp. 15-27. ISSN 0264-6838

van den Akker, Olga (2016) Reproductive health matters. The Psychologist, 29 (1). pp. 30-33. ISSN 0952-8229

Onyigbuo, Chineme and van den Akker, Olga and Alexis-Garsee, Camille (2015) A cross cultural study of the health-seeking behaviours of Nigerians from the perspective of Nigerian care providers: challenges for collaboration. Humanities and Social Sciences Review, 4 (3). pp. 537-554. ISSN 2165-6258

Abbasi, Marzieh and van den Akker, Olga (2015) A systematic review of changes in women’s physical activity before and during pregnancy and the postnatal period. Journal of Reproductive and Infant Psychology, 33 (4). pp. 325-358. ISSN 0264-6838

Whitelock, Victoria and Nouwen, Arie and Houben, Katrijn and van den Akker, Olga and Miller, Iraida Neira and Narendan, Parth and Rosenthal, Miranda and Higgs, Suzanne (2015) Does neurocognitive training have the potential to improve dietary self-care in type 2 diabetes? Study protocol of a double blind randomised controlled trial. BMC Nutrition, 1 . pp. 1-8. ISSN 2055-0928

Payne, Nicola and van den Akker, Olga and Lewis, Suzan and Constantinou, Christina (2015) Experiences of combining work and infertility treatment. BICA Journal/Journal of Fertility Counselling, 22 (1). pp. 13-16. ISSN 2049-971X

van den Akker, Olga (2015) Emotional and psychosocial risk associated with fertility treatment. In: Reducing Risk in Fertility Treatment. Mathur, Raj, ed. Springer-Verlag, London, pp. 79-96. ISBN 9781447152569

van den Akker, Olga and Crawshaw, M. A. and Blyth, E. D. and Frith, L. J. (2015) Expectations and experiences of gamete donors and donor-conceived adults searching for genetics relatives using DNA linking through a voluntary register. Human Reproduction, 30 (1). pp. 111-121. ISSN 0268-1161

Daugirdaitė, Viltė and van den Akker, Olga and Purewal, Satvinder (2015) Posttraumatic stress and posttraumatic stress disorder after termination of pregnancy and reproductive loss: a systematic review. Journal of Pregnancy, 2015 . pp. 1-14. ISSN 2090-2727

Jarrett, Patricia and van den Akker, Olga (2015) Women with gestational diabetes and co-morbid depression: an exploratory study. In: The 4th Global Conference for Qualitative Research, 19-03-2015, Yucaton, Mexico.

van den Akker, Olga and Purewal, Satvinder (2014) The effectiveness of persuasive health communication techniques. Advances in Life Sciences and Health, 1 (2). pp. 47-57.

Payne, Nicola and Lewis, Suzan and Constantinou, Christina and van den Akker, Olga (2014) Sense of entitlement to workplace support for infertility treatment. In: Work and Family Researchers Network Conference (WFRN): Changing Work and Family Relationships in a Global Economy, 19-21 Jun 2014, New York, USA.

Hollins-Martin, Caroline J. and van den Akker, Olga and Martin, Colin R. and Preedy, Victor R., eds. (2014) Handbook of diet and nutrition in the menstrual cycle, periconception and fertility. Human Health Handbooks, 7 . Wageningen Academic Publishers. ISBN 9789086862122

Payne, Nicola and van den Akker, Olga and Constantinou, Christina and Lewis, Suzan (2014) Work-life balance and medically assisted reproduction (MAR): MAR uses experiences of workplace support. In: 11th Conference of the European Academy of Occupational Health Psychology, 14-16 Apr 2014, London, United Kingdom.

Abbasi, Marzieh and van den Akker, Olga and Bewley, Chris (2014) Persian couples’ experiences of depressive symptoms and health-related quality of life in the pre- and perinatal period. Journal of Psychosomatic Obstetrics & Gynecology, 35 (1). pp. 16-21. ISSN 0167-482X

Blyth, Eric and Crawshaw, Marilyn and van den Akker, Olga (2014) What are the best interests of the child in international surrogacy? Bionews .

van den Akker, Olga (2013) For your eyes only: bio-behavioural and psycho-social research priorities. Human Fertility, 16 (1). pp. 89-93. ISSN 1464-7273

Crawshaw, Marilyn and Blyth, Eric and van den Akker, Olga (2013) The ethics and aesthetics of paid surrogacy. Obs Gynae & Midwifery News . pp. 20-23.

Purewal, Satvinder and Crawshaw, Marilyn and van den Akker, Olga (2012) Completing the surrogate motherhood process: parental order reporters’ attitudes towards surrogacy arrangements, role ambiguity and role conflict. Human Fertility, 15 (2). pp. 94-99. ISSN 1464-7273

van den Akker, Olga and Crawshaw, Marilyn and Purewal, Satvinder (2012) Working at the margins : the views and experiences of court social workers on parental orders work in surrogacy arrangements. British Journal of Social Work . ISSN 0045-3102 (print) ; 1468-263X (online)

van den Akker, Olga (2012) Reproductive health psychology. Wiley-Blackwell. ISBN 9780470683385

van den Akker, Olga (2012) Sexual dysfunction [Chapter 8]; Premature labour and delivery [Chapter 11]; Postnatal blues [Chapter 16]. In: Perinatal mental health: a clinical guide. Martin, Colin R., ed. M&K Publishing. ISBN 9781905539499

Crawshaw, Marilyn and Blyth, Eric and van den Akker, Olga (2012) The changing profile of surrogacy in the UK – implications for national and international policy and practice. Journal of Social Welfare and Family Law, 34 (3). pp. 267-277. ISSN 0964-9069

Blyth, Eric and Hunt, Jennie and van den Akker, Olga (2011) Evidence and models of best practice should guide recruitment of gamete donors. BioNews (629).

van den Akker, Olga (2011) The psychological and social consequences of miscarriage. Expert Review of Obstetrics and Gynecology, 6 (3). pp. 295-304. ISSN 1747-4108

Abbasi, Marzieh and Bewley, Chris and van den Akker, Olga (2011) Personal and environmental factors encouraging or preventing healthy lifestyle behaviours among Persian couples: a phenomenological investigation. Journal of Reproductive and Infant Psychology, 29 (2). pp. 136-147. ISSN 0264-6838

van den Akker, Olga and Purewal, Satvinder (2011) Elective single-embryo transfer: persuasive communication strategies can affect choice in a young British population. Reproductive BioMedicine Online, 23 (7). pp. 838-850. ISSN 1472-6491

van den Akker, Olga (2011) The menstrual cycle: psychological, behavioral, physiological, and nutritional factors. In: Handbook of Behavior, Food and Nutrition. Preedy, Victor R. and Watson, Ronald Ross and Martin, Colin R., eds. Springer, pp. 879-888. ISBN 9780387922706

Crawshaw, Marilyn and Purewal, Satvinder and Khan, Farhanah and van den Akker, Olga (2010) Parental order reporters' attitudes towards their role, surrogacy arrangements and UK legislation. Journal of Reproductive and Infant Psychology, 28 (3). ISSN 0264-6838

Purewal, Satvinder and van den Akker, Olga (2010) Attitudes and intention to donate oocytes for research. Fertility and Sterility, 93 (4). pp. 1080-1087. ISSN 0015-0282

van den Akker, Olga (2010) Nature and nurture: what do theory and research tell us? In: Adopting after Infertility: Messages from Practice, Research and Personal Experience. Crawshaw, Marilyn and Balen, Rachel, eds. Jessica Kingsley Publishers, pp. 164-179. ISBN 9781849050289

van den Akker, Olga (2010) Surrogate motherhood: a critical perspective. Expert Review of Obstetrics & Gynecology, 5 (1). pp. 5-7. ISSN 1747-4108

van den Akker, Olga (2010) Surrogate mothers. In: Parenthood and Mental Health: a Bridge Between Infant and Adult Psychiatry. Tyano, Sam and Keren, Miri and Herrman, Helen and Cox, John, eds. Wiley-Blackwell, pp. 39-49. ISBN 9780470747223

Purewal, Satvinder and van den Akker, Olga (2009) I feel like they were mine and I should be looking after them: an exploration of non-patient women's attitudes towards oocyte donation. Journal of Psychosomatic Obstetrics & Gynecology, 30 (4). pp. 215-222. ISSN 0167-482X

Blyth, Eric and Crawshaw, Marilyn and van den Akker, Olga (2009) Disclosing donor information: a new code of silence? BioNews (498).

Purewal, Satvinder and van den Akker, Olga (2009) Attitudes and intentions towards volunteer oocyte donation. Reproductive BioMedicine Online, 19 . pp. 19-26. ISSN 1472-6491

Purewal, Satvinder and van den Akker, Olga (2009) Systematic review of oocyte donation: investigating attitudes, motivations and experiences. Human Reproduction Update, 15 (5). pp. 499-515. ISSN 1355-4786

Purewal, Satvinder and van den Akker, Olga (2009) A study of the effect of message framing on oocyte donation. Human Reproduction, 24 (12). pp. 3136-3143. ISSN 0268-1161

Redshaw, Maggie and van den Akker, Olga (2008) Beliefs and attitudes during pregnancy and post natally [Editorial]. Journal of Reproductive and Infant Psychology, 26 (3). pp. 155-156. ISSN 0264-6838

Redshaw, Maggie and van den Akker, Olga (2008) Understanding factors which can influence the experience of pregnancy and childbirth. Journal of Reproductive and Infant Psychology, 26 (2). pp. 71-73. ISSN 0264-6838

van den Akker, Olga and Redshaw, Maggie (2008) The contextual challenges of successfully becoming a parent - from inception to completion. Journal of Reproductive and Infant Psychology, 26 (1). pp. 1-3. ISSN 0264-6838

van den Akker, Olga (2008) Alcohol and fertility. In: Identification and Treatment of Alcohol Dependency. Martin, Colin R., ed. M&K Publishers, pp. 349-363. ISBN 9781905539161

Poote, A. E. and van den Akker, Olga (2008) British women's attitudes to surrogacy. Human Reproduction, 24 (1). pp. 139-145. ISSN 0268-1161

Purewal, Satvinder and van den Akker, Olga (2008) Factors influencing attitudes towards potential oocyte donation for research. In: Annual Conference of the British Psychological Society., 2-4 April 2008., The Royal Dublin Society, Ireland..

Donnelly, Louise S. and Shaw, Rachel L. and van den Akker, Olga (2008) eHealth as a challenge to ‘expert’ power: a focus group study of internet use for health information and management. Journal of the Royal Society of Medicine, 101 (10). pp. 501-506. ISSN 0141-0768

Redshaw, Maggie and van den Akker, Olga (2007) Maternal mental health and wellbeing. Journal of Reproductive and Infant Psychology, 25 (4). pp. 253-254. ISSN 0264-6838

Redshaw, Maggie and van den Akker, Olga (2007) Pregnancy and postnatal states and support: the effects of the partner [Editorial]. Journal of Reproductive and Infant Psychology, 25 (3). pp. 171-172. ISSN 0264-6838

van den Akker, Olga (2007) Psychological trait and state characteristics, social support and attitudes to the surrogate pregnancy and baby. Human Reproduction, 22 (8). pp. 2287-2295. ISSN 0268-1161

van den Akker, Olga (2007) How do we view alternative families? BioNews (467).

van den Akker, Olga (2007) Psychosocial aspects of surrogate motherhood. Human Reproduction Update, 13 (1). pp. 53-62. ISSN 1355-4786

Purewal, Satvinder and van den Akker, Olga (2007) The socio-cultural and biological meaning of parenthood. Journal of Psychosomatic Obstetrics & Gynecology, 28 (2). pp. 79-86. ISSN 0167-482X

Purewal, Sarjinder and van den Akker, Olga (2006) British women's attitudes towards oocyte donation: ethnic differences and altruism. Patient Education and Counselling, 64 (1). pp. 43-49. ISSN 0738-3991

Redshaw, Maggie and van den Akker, Olga (2006) The nature of relationships: maltreatment, mothering and migration [Editorial]. Journal of Reproductive and Infant Psychology, 24 (3). pp. 183-185. ISSN 0264-6838

van den Akker, Olga (2006) A review of family donor constructs: current research and future directions. Human Reproduction Update, 12 (2). pp. 91-101. ISSN 1355-4786

Segev, Joy and van den Akker, Olga (2006) A review of psychosocial and family functioning following assisted reproductive treatment. Clinical Effectiveness in Nursing, 9 (Supple). e162-e170. ISSN 1361-9004

van den Akker, Olga (2005) A longitudinal pre-pregnancy to post-delivery comparison of genetic and gestational surrogate and intended mothers: confidence and genealogy. Journal of Psychosomatic Obstetrics & Gynecology, 26 (4). pp. 277-284. ISSN 0167-482X

van den Akker, Olga (2005) Coping, quality of life and psychological symptoms in three groups of sub-fertile women. Patient Education and Counselling, 57 (2). pp. 183-189. ISSN 0738-3991

van den Akker, Olga (2003) Genetic and gestational surrogate mothers' experience of surrogacy. Journal of Reproductive and Infant Psychology, 21 (2). pp. 145-161. ISSN 0264-6838

van den Akker, Olga (2002) The complete guide to infertility: diagnosis, treatment, options. Free Association Books. ISBN 9781853435409

van den Akker, Olga (2001) The acceptable face of parenthood: the relative status of biological and cultural interpretations of offspring in infertility treatment. Psychology, Evolution & Gender, 3 (2). pp. 137-153. ISSN 1461-6661

van den Akker, Olga and Lees, S. (2001) Leisure activities and adolescent sexual behaviour. Sex Education, 1 (2). pp. 137-147. ISSN 1468-1811

van den Akker, Olga (2001) Adoption in the age of reproductive technology. Journal of Reproductive and Infant Psychology, 19 (2). pp. 147-159. ISSN 0264-6838

van den Akker, Olga (2000) The importance of a genetic link in mothers commissioning a surrogate baby in the UK. Human Reproduction, 15 (8). pp. 1849-1855. ISSN 0268-1161

Smith-Wynter, Lilieth and van den Akker, Olga (2000) Patient perceptions of crisis pain management in sickle cell disease: a cross-cultural study. Nursing Times Research, 5 (3). pp. 204-213. ISSN 1361-4096

van den Akker, Olga and Andre, J. and Lees, S. and Murphy, T. (1999) Adolescent sexual behaviour and knowledge. British Journal of Midwifery, 7 (12). pp. 765-769. ISSN 0969-4900

Smith-Wynter, Lilieth and van den Akker, Olga (1999) The feasibility of nursing patients with sickle cell crisis at home. British Journal of Community Nursing, 4 (10). pp. 531-537. ISSN 1462-4753

van den Akker, Olga (1999) Organizational selection and assessment of women entering a surrogacy agreement in the UK. Human Reproduction, 14 (1). pp. 262-266. ISSN 0268-1161

van den Akker, Olga (1998) Surrogate motherhood: demystifying the controversies. British Journal of Midwifery, 6 (12). pp. 768-770. ISSN 0969-4900

van den Akker, Olga (1998) Functions and responsibilities of organizations dealing with surrogate motherhood in the UK. Human Fertility, 1 (1). pp. 10-13. ISSN 1464-7273

Colley, K. and van den Akker, Olga (1998) Developing a Year 9 safe-sun programme: adolescents form a particularly high-risk group, in need of specific skin-protective information and advice. Education and Health, 16 (3). pp. 42-47. ISSN 0265-1602

Molassiotis, A. and van den Akker, Olga and Milligan, D. W. and Goldman, J. M. (1997) Symptom distress, coping style and biological variables as predictors of survival after bone marrow transplantation. Journal of Psychosomatic Research, 42 (3). pp. 275-285. ISSN 0022-3999

Molassiotis, A. and van den Akker, Olga and Boughton, B. J. (1997) Perceived social support, family environment and psychosocial recovery in bone marrow transplant long-term survivors. Social Science & Medicine, 44 (3). pp. 317-325. ISSN 0277-9536

Hewison, Anne and van den Akker, Olga (1996) Dysmenorrhoea, mental attitude and GP consultation. British Journal of Nursing, 5 (8). pp. 480-484. ISSN 0966-0461

Molassiotis, A. and van den Akker, Olga and Milligan, D. W. and Goldman, J. M. and Boughton, B. J. (1996) Psychological adaptation and symptom distress in bone marrow transplant recipients. Psycho-Oncology, 5 (1). pp. 9-22. ISSN 1057-9249

Killingworth, Anita and van den Akker, Olga (1996) The quality of life of renal dialysis patients: trying to find the missing measurement. International Journal of Nursing Studies, 33 (1). pp. 107-120. ISSN 0020-7489

Eboh, Winifred Oluchukwu and van den Akker, Olga (1996) Service provision for sickle-cell disease: school-based education. British Journal of Nursing, 5 (1). pp. 30-33. ISSN 0966-0461

Molassiotis, A. and Boughton, B. J. and Burgoyne, Tracey and van den Akker, Olga (1995) Comparison of the overall quality of life in 50 long-term survivors of autologous and allogeneic bone marrow transplantation. Journal of Advanced Nursing, 22 (3). pp. 509-516. ISSN 0309-2402

van den Akker, Olga and Eves, Frank and Stein, George and Murray, R. M. (1995) Genetic and environmental factors in premenstrual symptom reporting and its relationship to depression and a general neuroticism trait. Journal of Psychosomatic Research, 39 (4). pp. 477-487. ISSN 0022-3999

van den Akker, Olga and Eves, Frank and Service, S. and Lennon, B. (1995) Menstrual cycle symptom reporting in three British ethnic groups. Social Science & Medicine, 40 (10). pp. 1417-1423. ISSN 0277-9536

van den Akker, Olga and Sharifian, Narges and Packer, Anne and Eves, Frank (1995) Contribution of generalized negative affect to elevated menstrual cycle symptom reporting. Health Care for Women International, 16 (3). pp. 263-272. ISSN 0739-9332

van den Akker, Olga (1994) Something old, something new, something borrowed, and something taboo. Journal of Reproductive and Infant Psychology, 12 (3). pp. 179-188. ISSN 0264-6838

Stein, George and van den Akker, Olga (1992) The retrospective diagnosis of postnatal depression by questionnaire. Journal of Psychosomatic Research, 36 (1). pp. 67-75. ISSN 0022-3999

van den Akker, Olga and Steptoe, A. (1989) Psychophysiological responses in women reporting severe premenstrual symptoms. Psychosomatic Medicine: Journal of Biobehavioral Medicine, 51 (3). pp. 319-328. ISSN 0033-3174

van den Akker, Olga and Steptoe, A. (1985) The pattern and prevalence of symptoms during the menstrual cycle. The British Journal of Psychiatry, 147 (2). pp. 164-169. ISSN 0007-1250

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