Simon D French

Summary

Affiliation: University of Melbourne
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Chiropractic Observation and Analysis Study (COAST): providing an understanding of current chiropractic practice
    Simon D French
    General Practice and Primary Health Care Academic Centre, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Vic, Australia
    Med J Aust 199:687-91. 2013
  2. pmc Evaluation of a theory-informed implementation intervention for the management of acute low back pain in general medical practice: the IMPLEMENT cluster randomised trial
    Simon D French
    School of Public Health and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, Victoria, Australia
    PLoS ONE 8:e65471. 2013
  3. pmc Extending ICPC-2 PLUS terminology to develop a classification system specific for the study of chiropractic encounters
    Melanie J Charity
    General Practice and Primary Health Care Academic Centre, University of Melbourne, 200 Berkeley St, Carlton, VIC 3010, Australia
    Chiropr Man Therap 21:4. 2013
  4. pmc Developing theory-informed behaviour change interventions to implement evidence into practice: a systematic approach using the Theoretical Domains Framework
    Simon D French
    School of Public Health and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, Level 6, The Alfred Centre, 99 Commercial Road, Melbourne, Victoria 3004, Australia
    Implement Sci 7:38. 2012
  5. pmc Outcomes of usual chiropractic, harm & efficacy, the ouch study: study protocol for a randomized controlled trial
    Bruce F Walker
    School of Chiropractic and Sports Science, Murdoch University, Perth, Australia
    Trials 12:235. 2011
  6. pmc The journal 'chiropractic & osteopathy' changes its title to 'chiropractic & manual therapies'. a new name, a new era
    Bruce F Walker
    School of Chiropractic and Sports Science, Murdoch University, Western Australia, Australia
    Chiropr Man Therap 19:1. 2011
  7. pmc Chiropractic care for children: too much, too little or not enough?
    Simon D French
    Primary Care Research Unit, The University of Melbourne, Australia
    Chiropr Osteopat 18:17. 2010
  8. pmc Management of people with acute low-back pain: a survey of Australian chiropractors
    Bruce F Walker
    School of Public Health and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, Level 6, The Alfred Centre, 99 Commercial Road, Melbourne, Victoria 3004, Australia
    Chiropr Man Therap 19:29. 2011
  9. pmc Understanding diagnosis and management of dementia and guideline implementation in general practice: a qualitative study using the theoretical domains framework
    Kerry Murphy
    School of Public Health and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, 99 Commercial Road, Melbourne, VIC 3004, Australia
    Implement Sci 9:31. 2014
  10. pmc Evidence-based care of older people with suspected cognitive impairment in general practice: protocol for the IRIS cluster randomised trial
    Joanne E McKenzie
    School of Public Health and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, The Alfred Centre, 99 Commercial Road, Melbourne, Australia
    Implement Sci 8:91. 2013

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Publications17

  1. ncbi request reprint Chiropractic Observation and Analysis Study (COAST): providing an understanding of current chiropractic practice
    Simon D French
    General Practice and Primary Health Care Academic Centre, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Vic, Australia
    Med J Aust 199:687-91. 2013
    ..COAST (Chiropractic Observation and Analysis Study) aimed to describe the clinical practices of chiropractors in Victoria, Australia...
  2. pmc Evaluation of a theory-informed implementation intervention for the management of acute low back pain in general medical practice: the IMPLEMENT cluster randomised trial
    Simon D French
    School of Public Health and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, Victoria, Australia
    PLoS ONE 8:e65471. 2013
    ..This cluster randomised trial evaluated an intervention to decrease x-ray referrals and increase giving advice to stay active for people with acute low back pain (LBP) in general practice...
  3. pmc Extending ICPC-2 PLUS terminology to develop a classification system specific for the study of chiropractic encounters
    Melanie J Charity
    General Practice and Primary Health Care Academic Centre, University of Melbourne, 200 Berkeley St, Carlton, VIC 3010, Australia
    Chiropr Man Therap 21:4. 2013
    ..abstract:..
  4. pmc Developing theory-informed behaviour change interventions to implement evidence into practice: a systematic approach using the Theoretical Domains Framework
    Simon D French
    School of Public Health and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, Level 6, The Alfred Centre, 99 Commercial Road, Melbourne, Victoria 3004, Australia
    Implement Sci 7:38. 2012
    ..This article is one in a Series of articles documenting the development and use of the Theoretical Domains Framework (TDF) to advance the science of implementation research...
  5. pmc Outcomes of usual chiropractic, harm & efficacy, the ouch study: study protocol for a randomized controlled trial
    Bruce F Walker
    School of Chiropractic and Sports Science, Murdoch University, Perth, Australia
    Trials 12:235. 2011
    ..The secondary aim of this study is to establish the efficacy of usual short term chiropractic care for spinal pain when compared to a sham intervention...
  6. pmc The journal 'chiropractic & osteopathy' changes its title to 'chiropractic & manual therapies'. a new name, a new era
    Bruce F Walker
    School of Chiropractic and Sports Science, Murdoch University, Western Australia, Australia
    Chiropr Man Therap 19:1. 2011
    ..The title change should encourage submissions from all professionals interested in manual therapy including chiropractors, osteopaths, physiotherapists, medical doctors and scientists interested in this field...
  7. pmc Chiropractic care for children: too much, too little or not enough?
    Simon D French
    Primary Care Research Unit, The University of Melbourne, Australia
    Chiropr Osteopat 18:17. 2010
    ..We conclude this editorial discussing the strengths and weaknesses of contemporary research relevant to chiropractic care of children and the implications for chiropractic practice...
  8. pmc Management of people with acute low-back pain: a survey of Australian chiropractors
    Bruce F Walker
    School of Public Health and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, Level 6, The Alfred Centre, 99 Commercial Road, Melbourne, Victoria 3004, Australia
    Chiropr Man Therap 19:29. 2011
    ..abstract:..
  9. pmc Understanding diagnosis and management of dementia and guideline implementation in general practice: a qualitative study using the theoretical domains framework
    Kerry Murphy
    School of Public Health and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, 99 Commercial Road, Melbourne, VIC 3004, Australia
    Implement Sci 9:31. 2014
    ..The aim of this study was to explore GPs' reported practice in diagnosing and managing dementia and to describe, in theoretical terms, the proposed explanations for practice that was and was not consistent with evidence-based guidelines...
  10. pmc Evidence-based care of older people with suspected cognitive impairment in general practice: protocol for the IRIS cluster randomised trial
    Joanne E McKenzie
    School of Public Health and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, The Alfred Centre, 99 Commercial Road, Melbourne, Australia
    Implement Sci 8:91. 2013
    ..This protocol describes methods of a randomised trial that tests a theory-informed implementation intervention that, if effective, may provide benefits for patients with dementia and their carers...
  11. pmc Improving the care for people with acute low-back pain by allied health professionals (the ALIGN trial): A cluster randomised trial protocol
    Joanne E McKenzie
    School of Public Health and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, Melbourne, Australia
    Implement Sci 5:86. 2010
    ..Outcome assessors will be blinded to group allocation. TRIAL REGISTRATION: Australian New Zealand Clinical Trials Registry ACTRN12609001022257 (date registered 25th November 2009)...
  12. pmc Recruitment difficulties in a primary care cluster randomised trial: investigating factors contributing to general practitioners' recruitment of patients
    Matthew J Page
    School of Public Health and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, Melbourne, Australia
    BMC Med Res Methodol 11:35. 2011
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  13. pmc Economic evaluation of active implementation versus guideline dissemination for evidence-based care of acute low-back pain in a general practice setting
    Duncan Mortimer
    Centre for Health Economics, Monash University, Clayton, Victoria, Australia
    PLoS ONE 8:e75647. 2013
    ..Further research is required to quantify the trade-off between the additional upfront cost of active implementation of guideline recommendations for low-back pain and any resulting improvements in clinical practice...
  14. ncbi request reprint A Cochrane review of superficial heat or cold for low back pain
    Simon D French
    Australasian Cochrane Centre, Monash Institute of Health Services Research, Monash University, Clayton, Victoria, Australia
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 31:998-1006. 2006
    ..Cochrane systematic review...
  15. doi request reprint Outcomes of usual chiropractic. The OUCH randomized controlled trial of adverse events
    Bruce F Walker
    School of Health Professions School of Psychology and Exercise Science Department of Mathematics and Statistics, School of Engineering and Information Technology, Murdoch University, Murdoch, Australia and Centre for Health, Exercise and Sports Medicine, The University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 38:1723-9. 2013
    ..Blinded parallel-group randomized controlled trial...
  16. pmc Investing in updating: how do conclusions change when Cochrane systematic reviews are updated?
    Simon D French
    Australasian Cochrane Centre, Institute of Health Services Research, Monash University, Monash Medical Centre, Locked Bag 29, Clayton, Victoria, 3168, Australia
    BMC Med Res Methodol 5:33. 2005
    ..The objective of this study was to examine the effect of updating Cochrane systematic reviews over a four year period...