Marshall Godwin

Summary

Affiliation: Memorial University of Newfoundland
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. pmc The everyday experience of living with and managing a neurological condition (the LINC study): study design
    Joan Versnel
    School of Occupational Therapy, Dalhousie University, 5869 University Avenue, 215 Forrest Building, PO Box 15000, Halifax, NS B3H 4R2, Canada
    BMC Neurol 13:30. 2013
  2. pmc Use of natural health products in children: survey of parents in waiting rooms
    Marshall Godwin
    Memorial University of Newfoundland, Primary Healthcare Research Unit, Room 1776, Health Science Centre, 300 Prince Phillip Dr, St John s, NL A1B 3V6, Canada
    Can Fam Physician 59:e364-71. 2013
  3. pmc Use of natural health products in children: experiences and attitudes of family physicians in Newfoundland and Labrador
    Marshall Godwin
    Memorial University of Newfoundland, Primary Healthcare Research Unit, Room 1776, Health Science Centre, 300 Prince Phillip Dr, St John s, NL A1B 3V6, Canada
    Can Fam Physician 59:e357-63. 2013
  4. pmc Hypertension and type 2 diabetes: what family physicians can do to improve control of blood pressure--an observational study
    Wayne Putnam
    Department of Family Medicine, Dalhousie University, Oxford Street, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
    BMC Fam Pract 12:86. 2011
  5. pmc Prehypertension and hypertension in a primary care practice
    Marshall Godwin
    Memorial University of Newfoundland, Health Sciences Centre, St John s
    Can Fam Physician 54:1418-23. 2008
  6. ncbi request reprint Effectiveness of a protocol-based strategy for achieving better blood pressure control in general practice
    Marshall Godwin
    Department of Family Medicine, Memorial University of Newfoundland, 300 Prince Philip Drive, St John s, Newfoundland, Canada
    Fam Pract 27:55-61. 2010
  7. doi request reprint A primary care pragmatic cluster randomized trial of the use of home blood pressure monitoring on blood pressure levels in hypertensive patients with above target blood pressure
    Marshall Godwin
    Family Medicine, Memorial University of Newfoundland, St John s, Canada
    Fam Pract 27:135-42. 2010
  8. doi request reprint Manual and automated office measurements in relation to awake ambulatory blood pressure monitoring
    Marshall Godwin
    Department of Family Medicine, Primary Healthcare Research Unit, Memorial University of Newfoundland, 300 Prince Philip Drive, St John s, Newfoundland, Canada
    Fam Pract 28:110-7. 2011
  9. pmc Testing the Simple Lifestyle Indicator Questionnaire: Initial psychometric study
    Marshall Godwin
    Centre for Studies in Primary Care at Queen s University in Kingston, Ont
    Can Fam Physician 54:76-7. 2008
  10. pmc Use of natural health products in children: qualitative analysis of parents' experiences
    Andrea Pike
    Memorial University of Newfoundland, Primary Healthcare Research Unit, Health Science Centre, Agnes Cowan Hostel, 300 Prince Phillip Dr, St John s, NL A1B 3V6, Canada
    Can Fam Physician 59:e372-8. 2013

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Publications43

  1. pmc The everyday experience of living with and managing a neurological condition (the LINC study): study design
    Joan Versnel
    School of Occupational Therapy, Dalhousie University, 5869 University Avenue, 215 Forrest Building, PO Box 15000, Halifax, NS B3H 4R2, Canada
    BMC Neurol 13:30. 2013
    ..It seeks to understand, for children and adults with neurological conditions, the supports and resources that make everyday life possible and meaningful...
  2. pmc Use of natural health products in children: survey of parents in waiting rooms
    Marshall Godwin
    Memorial University of Newfoundland, Primary Healthcare Research Unit, Room 1776, Health Science Centre, 300 Prince Phillip Dr, St John s, NL A1B 3V6, Canada
    Can Fam Physician 59:e364-71. 2013
    ..To determine how common it is for parents to give natural health products (NHPs) to their children, which NHPs are being used, why they are being used, and parents' assessments of the benefits and side effects of NHPs...
  3. pmc Use of natural health products in children: experiences and attitudes of family physicians in Newfoundland and Labrador
    Marshall Godwin
    Memorial University of Newfoundland, Primary Healthcare Research Unit, Room 1776, Health Science Centre, 300 Prince Phillip Dr, St John s, NL A1B 3V6, Canada
    Can Fam Physician 59:e357-63. 2013
    ..To determine the experiences of family physicians in Newfoundland and Labrador with parents' use of natural health products (NHPs) for their children and to assess physicians' attitudes toward use of NHPs in children...
  4. pmc Hypertension and type 2 diabetes: what family physicians can do to improve control of blood pressure--an observational study
    Wayne Putnam
    Department of Family Medicine, Dalhousie University, Oxford Street, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
    BMC Fam Pract 12:86. 2011
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  5. pmc Prehypertension and hypertension in a primary care practice
    Marshall Godwin
    Memorial University of Newfoundland, Health Sciences Centre, St John s
    Can Fam Physician 54:1418-23. 2008
    ..To assess the prevalence of prehypertension and the prevalence and treatment of hypertension in a family practice population...
  6. ncbi request reprint Effectiveness of a protocol-based strategy for achieving better blood pressure control in general practice
    Marshall Godwin
    Department of Family Medicine, Memorial University of Newfoundland, 300 Prince Philip Drive, St John s, Newfoundland, Canada
    Fam Pract 27:55-61. 2010
    ..There continues be a problem with the proportion of treated hypertension patients who are actually at recommended blood pressure targets...
  7. doi request reprint A primary care pragmatic cluster randomized trial of the use of home blood pressure monitoring on blood pressure levels in hypertensive patients with above target blood pressure
    Marshall Godwin
    Family Medicine, Memorial University of Newfoundland, St John s, Canada
    Fam Pract 27:135-42. 2010
    ..The measurement of blood pressure (BP) at home by patients with hypertension is increasingly used to assess and monitor BP. Evidence for its effectiveness in improving BP control is mixed...
  8. doi request reprint Manual and automated office measurements in relation to awake ambulatory blood pressure monitoring
    Marshall Godwin
    Department of Family Medicine, Primary Healthcare Research Unit, Memorial University of Newfoundland, 300 Prince Philip Drive, St John s, Newfoundland, Canada
    Fam Pract 28:110-7. 2011
    ..Automated blood pressure (BP) devices are commonly used in doctor's offices. How BP measured on these devices relates to ambulatory BP monitoring is not clear...
  9. pmc Testing the Simple Lifestyle Indicator Questionnaire: Initial psychometric study
    Marshall Godwin
    Centre for Studies in Primary Care at Queen s University in Kingston, Ont
    Can Fam Physician 54:76-7. 2008
    ..To carry out initial psychometric testing on the Simple Lifestyle Indicator Questionnaire (SLIQ)...
  10. pmc Use of natural health products in children: qualitative analysis of parents' experiences
    Andrea Pike
    Memorial University of Newfoundland, Primary Healthcare Research Unit, Health Science Centre, Agnes Cowan Hostel, 300 Prince Phillip Dr, St John s, NL A1B 3V6, Canada
    Can Fam Physician 59:e372-8. 2013
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  11. pmc Ambulatory teaching: do approaches to learning predict the site and preceptor characteristics valued by clerks and residents in the ambulatory setting?
    M Dianne Delva
    Department of Family Medicine, Queen s University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada
    BMC Med Educ 5:35. 2005
    ..In this study we determined how the approaches to learning of clerks and residents predicted the valued site and preceptor characteristics in the ambulatory setting...
  12. doi request reprint Factors influencing healthy aging with multiple sclerosis: a qualitative study
    Michelle Ploughman
    Eastern Health, Primary Healthcare Research Unit, Faculty of Medicine, Memorial University, St John s, Canada
    Disabil Rehabil 34:26-33. 2012
    ..The purpose of this study was to describe the factors influencing healthy aging from the perspective of the older person with multiple sclerosis (MS) in order to build curricula for MS self-management programs...
  13. pmc Medical Students' and Residents' preferred site characteristics and preceptor behaviours for learning in the ambulatory setting: a cross-sectional survey
    Karen W Schultz
    Department of Family Medicine, Queen s University, Kingston, ON, Canada, K7L 5E9
    BMC Med Educ 4:12. 2004
    ..This study looks to identify if gender, school, level of training, or specialty affects learner's (final year medical students and residents) preferred site characteristics and preceptor behaviours for learning in the ambulatory setting...
  14. pmc Family medicine as a career option: how students' attitudes changed during medical school
    Cheri Bethune
    Faculty of Medicine, Memorial University of Newfoundland, 300 Prince Philip Dr, St John s, NL A1B 3V6
    Can Fam Physician 53:881-5, 880. 2007
    ..To track and describe career choice decisions of medical students as they progressed through their undergraduate training...
  15. pmc Community-dwelling older adults with memory loss: needs assessment
    Karen Parsons
    Memorial University of Newfoundland, St John s, NL A1B 3V6
    Can Fam Physician 59:278-85. 2013
    ..To identify the health-related needs of community-dwelling older adults with mild memory loss...
  16. pmc E-mail or snail mail? Randomized controlled trial on which works better for surveys
    Rachelle Seguin
    Centre for Studies in Primary Care, Department of Family Medicine, Queen s University, Kingston, Ont
    Can Fam Physician 50:414-9. 2004
    ..To compare e-mail with regular mail for conducting surveys of physicians...
  17. pmc Prevalence of mental and social disorders in adults attending primary care centers in Bosnia and Herzegovina
    Teresa Broers
    Department of Family Medicine, Queen s University, Kingston, ON, Canada
    Croat Med J 47:478-84. 2006
    ..To determine the prevalence of mental and social disorders in adults who attend primary care health centers in Bosnia and Herzegovina...
  18. pmc Family medicine anesthesia: sustaining an essential service
    Glenn Brown
    Department of Family Medicine, Queen s University, Kingston, Ont
    Can Fam Physician 51:538-9. 2005
    ..To elicit the opinions of family physician anesthetists (FPAs) and hospital Chief Executive Officers (CEOs) regarding the structure of their organizations and the importance of family medicine anesthesia...
  19. ncbi request reprint Assessing the relationship of learning approaches to workplace climate in clerkship and residency
    M Dianne Delva
    Department of Family Medicine, Queen s University, 220 Bagot Street, Kingston, Ontario K7L 5E9, Canada
    Acad Med 79:1120-6. 2004
    ..To determine what approaches to learning are adopted by clinical clerks and residents and whether these approaches are associated with demographic factors, specialty, level of training, and perceptions of the workplace climate...
  20. doi request reprint The effect of supplemental vitamins and minerals on the development of prostate cancer: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Julie Stratton
    Primary Healthcare Research Unit, Agnes Cowan Hostel, St John s Newfoundland, A1B 3V6, Canada
    Fam Pract 28:243-52. 2011
    ..Vitamin supplementation is used for many purposes with mainly alleged benefits. One of these is the use of various vitamins for the prevention of prostate cancer...
  21. pmc Ethics and privacy issues of a practice-based surveillance system: need for a national-level institutional research ethics board and consent standards
    Jyoti A Kotecha
    Department of Family Medicine, Queen s University, Kingston, ON, Canada
    Can Fam Physician 57:1165-73. 2011
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  22. pmc The Rourke Baby Record Infant/Child Maintenance Guide: do doctors use it, do they find it useful, and does using it improve their well-baby visit records?
    Leslie Rourke
    Discipline of Family Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Memorial University of Newfoundland, St, John s, NL A1B 3V6, Canada
    BMC Fam Pract 10:28. 2009
    ....
  23. pmc The BpTRU automatic blood pressure monitor compared to 24 hour ambulatory blood pressure monitoring in the assessment of blood pressure in patients with hypertension
    Linda Beckett
    Department of Family Medicine, Queen s University, 220 Bagot Street, Kingston, Ontario, K7L 5E9, Canada
    BMC Cardiovasc Disord 5:18. 2005
    ..The purpose of this study is to determine the degree to which the BpTRU automatic blood pressure monitor predicts results on 24 hour ambulatory blood pressure monitoring (ABPM)...
  24. pmc The Ontario Family Medicine Residents Cohort Study: factors affecting residents' decisions to practise obstetrics
    Marshall Godwin
    Department of Family Medicine, Queen s University, Kingston, Ont
    CMAJ 166:179-84. 2002
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  25. pmc Practical advice for home blood pressure measurement
    Donald W McKay
    Division of Biomedical Sciences, Faculty of Medicine, Memorial University of Newfoundland, St John s, Newfoundland and Labrador
    Can J Cardiol 23:577-80. 2007
    ..Patient education and training are discussed, as are tips to aid in the selection of devices for blood pressure measurement at home...
  26. pmc Lifestyle interventions in primary care: systematic review of randomized controlled trials
    Patrick Fleming
    Primary Healthcare Research Unit, Memorial University of Newfoundland St John s, St John s, NL, Canada
    Can Fam Physician 54:1706-13. 2008
    ..To determine whether lifestyle counseling interventions delivered in primary care settings by primary care providers to their low-risk adult patients are effective in changing factors related to cardiovascular risk...
  27. ncbi request reprint Post-traumatic stress disorder among family physicians in Bosnia and Herzegovina
    Geoffrey Hodgetts
    Department of Family Medicine, Queen s University, 220 Bagot Street, Kingston, Ontario, Canada
    Fam Pract 20:489-91. 2003
    ..A diagnosis of PTSD among family physicians could affect their ability to diagnose and treat patients for depression, anxiety and PTSD...
  28. doi request reprint Applying cognitive debriefing to pre-test patient-reported outcomes in older people with multiple sclerosis
    Michelle Ploughman
    Clinical Research, Rehabilitation Program, Eastern Health Authority, L A Miller Centre, 100 Forest Rd, St John s, NL, Canada
    Qual Life Res 19:483-7. 2010
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  29. ncbi request reprint The Canadian survey of health, lifestyle and ageing with multiple sclerosis: methodology and initial results
    Michelle Ploughman
    Recovery and Performance Laboratory, Rehabilitation Research Unit, Faculty of Medicine, Memorial University, St John s, Newfoundland, Canada
    BMJ Open 4:e005718. 2014
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  30. ncbi request reprint Low-glycaemic index diets in the management of blood lipids: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Patrick Fleming
    Primary Health Care Research Unit, Discipline of Family Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Memorial University of Newfoundland, St John s, Canada
    Fam Pract 30:485-91. 2013
    ..Dietary glycaemic index (GI) is a measure of the postprandial glycaemic response to carbohydrates. Observational studies have found increased triglycerides and decreased high-density lipoprotein levels in patients consuming higher GI foods...
  31. pmc Treating prediabetes with metformin: systematic review and meta-analysis
    Muriel Lily
    Primary Healthcare Research Unit, Health Science Centre, 300 Prince Philip Drive, St John s, Newfoundland
    Can Fam Physician 55:363-9. 2009
    ..To determine if the use of metformin in people with prediabetes (impaired glucose tolerance or impaired fasting glucose) would prevent or delay the onset of frank type 2 diabetes mellitus...
  32. pmc Attainment of Canadian Diabetes Association recommended targets in patients with type 2 diabetes: a study of primary care practices in St John's, Nfld
    Farah McCrate
    Office for Aging and Seniors, Department of Health and Community Services, Newfoundland and Laborador, St John s
    Can Fam Physician 56:e13-9. 2010
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  33. pmc Short report: Ontario family medicine residents. Practice choices in 1998 and 1999
    Marshall Godwin
    Department of Family Medicine, Queen s University, Kingston, Ontario
    Can Fam Physician 50:1407-9. 2004
  34. pmc Lifetime exposure to radiation from imaging investigations
    J Douglas Hall
    Queen s University in Kingston, Ontario, Canada
    Can Fam Physician 52:976-7. 2006
    ..To assess levels of radiation exposure from diagnostic imaging among family practice patients, the degree to which these levels exceed recommended levels, and whether radiation exposure level is associated with a diagnosis of cancer...
  35. pmc Pragmatic controlled clinical trials in primary care: the struggle between external and internal validity
    Marshall Godwin
    Centre for Studies in Primary Care, Queen s University, Kingston K7L 5E9, Canada
    BMC Med Res Methodol 3:28. 2003
    ..We describe the design of the trials and the steps taken to deal with the competing demands of external and internal validity...
  36. pmc Smoking behaviour, knowledge and attitudes among Family Medicine physicians and nurses in Bosnia and Herzegovina
    Geoffrey Hodgetts
    Queen s University Family Medicine Development Program in the Balkans Region, Kingston, Canada
    BMC Fam Pract 5:12. 2004
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  37. pmc Relationship between blood pressure measurements recorded on patients' charts in family physicians' offices and subsequent 24 hour ambulatory blood pressure monitoring
    Marshall Godwin
    Centre for Studies in Primary Care and the Department of Family Medicine, Queen s University, 220 Bagot Street, Kingston, Ontario, Canada, K7L 5E9
    BMC Cardiovasc Disord 4:2. 2004
    ..Our underlying hypothesis is that white coat effect is partially responsible for the reported low rates of control of hypertension by primary care practitioners...
  38. pmc Family physician views about primary care reform in Ontario: a postal questionnaire
    Duncan J W Hunter
    Centre for Health Services and Policy Research, Queen s University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada
    BMC Fam Pract 5:2. 2004
    ..Primary care reform initiatives in Ontario are proceeding with little information about the views of practicing family physicians...
  39. ncbi request reprint Centre for Studies in Primary Care: offering a laboratory of primary care practices
    Marshall Godwin
    Centre for Studies in Primary Care, Department of Family Medicine, Queen s University, Kingston, Ontario
    Can Fam Physician 51:393. 2005
  40. ncbi request reprint Automated measurement of blood pressure in routine clinical practice
    Martin G Myers
    Shulech Heart Centre, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre and the Department of Medicine, University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Clin Hypertens (Greenwich) 9:267-70. 2007
    ..Sufficient evidence now exists to consider incorporating automated office BP into an algorithm for diagnosing hypertension...
  41. pmc Medical directors of long-term care facilities: preventing another physician shortage?
    C Frank
    Queen s University in Kingston, Ontario, Canada
    Can Fam Physician 52:752-3. 2006
    ..Our objective was to seek LTC medical directors' opinions about medical services in LTC and about strategies for recruitment and retention...
  42. pmc Metabolic syndrome in a family practice population: prevalence and clinical characteristics
    Caroline van den Hooven
    Centre for Studies in Primary Care, Queen s University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada
    Can Fam Physician 52:982-3. 2006
    ..To determine the prevalence and clinical characteristics of metabolic syndrome in a family practice population...
  43. ncbi request reprint Hypertensive disorders of pregnancy and long-term risk of hypertension: what do Ontario prenatal care providers know, and what do they communicate?
    Susan E MacDonald
    Queen s University, Kingston, ON
    J Obstet Gynaecol Can 29:705-10. 2007
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