Personal profile


Steve Lui graduated with a Bsc (Hons) in Chemistry and Biology. He gained his first MSc in Medicinal Chemistry at Loughborough University of Technology. Following graduation Steve worked as an Embryologist for a number of years within Yorkshire and published a number of papers on the attitudes and motivations of sperm and egg donors. He taught at the University of Bradford and conducted research into smoking cessation and substance misuse; subsequently he did his second Msc in Health Sciences at York University. He published a number of reviews with the Cochrane Collaboration (the Drug and alcohol, Schizophrenia and Wound groups).

Steve joined the School of Human and Health Sciences at the University of Huddersfield in 2010. Steve has completed his PhD with Professor Eric Blyth and Dr Kathleen Chirema on “Infertility patients’ motivation for and experiences of cross border reproductive services: an asynchronous online investigation”.

Steve contributes to the development of the research agenda for the School and is currently working with Professor Alex Hirschfield on “Process Review and evaluation of multimodal passengers’ terminals’ resilience for counter terrorism”. He teaches both at undergraduate and postgraduate level and contributes to research ethics and methodology.

Research Expertise and Interests

  • Evidence Based Practice; Systematic Review
  • Infertility
  • Mental Health
  • Public Health; Substance Misuse
  • Wound care

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Research Output 1995 2017

Embryo Adoption in the US: Any Lessons for the UK?

Frith, L., Lui, S. & Blyth, E. 6 Nov 2017 Bionews, 925

Research output: Contribution to specialist publicationArticle

Open Access
1 Citations

Family building using embryo adoption: relationships and contact arrangements between provider and recipient families—a mixed-methods study

Frith, L., Blyth, E. & Lui, S. May 2017 In : Human Reproduction. 32, 5, p. 1092-1099 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Embryonic Structures
Embryo Disposition
Reproductive Techniques
Conflict of Interest

Perioperative, Local and Systemic Warming to Prevent Surgical Site Infection: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis

Ousey, K., Edward, K. L., Lui, S., Stephenson, J., Walker, K., Duff, J. & Leaper, D. Nov 2017 In : Journal of wound care. 26, 11, p. 614-624 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Surgical Wound Infection
Length of Stay
Confidence Intervals
Randomized Controlled Trials

Relationships and Boundaries between Provider and Recipient Families following Embryo Adoption

Blyth, E., Lui, S. & Frith, L. 6 Nov 2017 In : Families, Relationships and Societies. 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

information exchange
online survey
8 Citations

A systematic review and meta-analysis of factors that relate to aggression perpetrated against nurses by patients/relatives or staff

Edward, K. L., Stephenson, J., Ousey, K., Lui, S., Warelow, P. & Giandinoto, J. A. Feb 2016 In : Journal of Clinical Nursing. 25, 3-4, p. 289-299 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Male Nurses
Mental Health