Adrian Edwards

Summary

Affiliation: Cardiff University
Country: UK

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Personalised risk communication for informed decision making about taking screening tests
    Adrian G K Edwards
    Cochrane Institute of Primary Care and Public Health, School ofMedicine, Cardiff University, Cardiff, UK
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 2:CD001865. 2013
  2. pmc Absolute risk representation in cardiovascular disease prevention: comprehension and preferences of health care consumers and general practitioners involved in a focus group study
    Sophie Hill
    Centre for Health Communication and Participation, Australian Institute for Primary Care, La Trobe University, Victoria, Australia
    BMC Public Health 10:108. 2010
  3. pmc Deconstructing patient centred communication and uncovering shared decision making: an observational study
    Michel Wensing
    Centre for Quality of Care Research, University Medical Centre Nijmegen, P, O, Box 9101, 6500 HB, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    BMC Med Inform Decis Mak 2:2. 2002
  4. pmc Supporting informed decision making for prostate specific antigen (PSA) testing on the web: an online randomized controlled trial
    Rhodri Evans
    Department of Primary Care and Public Health, School of Medicine, Cardiff University, Cardiff, United Kingdom
    J Med Internet Res 12:e27. 2010
  5. doi request reprint Option Grids: shared decision making made easier
    Glyn Elwyn
    Institute of Primary Care and Public Health, School of Medicine, Cardiff University, Heath Park, UK
    Patient Educ Couns 90:207-12. 2013
  6. pmc Training practitioners to deliver opportunistic multiple behaviour change counselling in primary care: a cluster randomised trial
    Christopher C Butler
    Cochrane Institute of Primary Care and Public Health, School of Medicine, Cardiff University, Cardiff CF14 4YS, UK
    BMJ 346:f1191. 2013
  7. ncbi request reprint Increasing readiness to decide and strengthening behavioral intentions: evaluating the impact of a web-based patient decision aid for breast cancer treatment options (BresDex: www.bresdex.com)
    Stephanie Sivell
    Marie Curie Palliative Care Research Centre, Wales Cancer Trials Unit, School of Medicine, Cardiff University, Cardiff, UK
    Patient Educ Couns 88:209-17. 2012
  8. doi request reprint Exploring the requirements for a decision aid on familial breast cancer in the UK context: a qualitative study with patients referred to a cancer genetics service
    Rachel Iredale
    Institute of Medical Genetics, Cardiff University School of Medicine, Cardiff, UK
    J Eval Clin Pract 14:110-5. 2008
  9. doi request reprint How to develop web-based decision support interventions for patients: a process map
    Glyn Elwyn
    Decision Laboratory, Clinical Epidemiology Interdisciplinary Research Group, Department of Primary Care and Public Health, Cardiff University, Heath Park, Cardiff CF14 4YS, UK
    Patient Educ Couns 82:260-5. 2011
  10. ncbi request reprint How risk is perceived, constructed and interpreted by clients in clinical genetics, and the effects on decision making: systematic review
    Stephanie Sivell
    Department of Primary Care and Public Health, School of Medicine, Cardiff University, 2nd Floor, Neuadd Meirionydd, Heath Park, Cardiff, CF14 4YS, UK
    J Genet Couns 17:30-63. 2008

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Publications43

  1. doi request reprint Personalised risk communication for informed decision making about taking screening tests
    Adrian G K Edwards
    Cochrane Institute of Primary Care and Public Health, School ofMedicine, Cardiff University, Cardiff, UK
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 2:CD001865. 2013
    ..Achieving both adequate involvement of consumers and informed decision making are now seen as important goals for screening programmes. Personalised risk estimates have been shown to be effective methods of risk communication...
  2. pmc Absolute risk representation in cardiovascular disease prevention: comprehension and preferences of health care consumers and general practitioners involved in a focus group study
    Sophie Hill
    Centre for Health Communication and Participation, Australian Institute for Primary Care, La Trobe University, Victoria, Australia
    BMC Public Health 10:108. 2010
    ..In Australia, health organisations have promoted an absolute risk approach, thereby raising the question of suitable standardised formats for risk communication...
  3. pmc Deconstructing patient centred communication and uncovering shared decision making: an observational study
    Michel Wensing
    Centre for Quality of Care Research, University Medical Centre Nijmegen, P, O, Box 9101, 6500 HB, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    BMC Med Inform Decis Mak 2:2. 2002
    ..Patient centred communication (PCC) has been described as a method for doctor-patient communication. The principles of shared decision making (SDM) have been proposed more recently...
  4. pmc Supporting informed decision making for prostate specific antigen (PSA) testing on the web: an online randomized controlled trial
    Rhodri Evans
    Department of Primary Care and Public Health, School of Medicine, Cardiff University, Cardiff, United Kingdom
    J Med Internet Res 12:e27. 2010
    ..The Web-based PSA decision aid, Prosdex, was developed as part of the UK Prostate Cancer Risk Management Programme in order to help men make such informed decisions...
  5. doi request reprint Option Grids: shared decision making made easier
    Glyn Elwyn
    Institute of Primary Care and Public Health, School of Medicine, Cardiff University, Heath Park, UK
    Patient Educ Couns 90:207-12. 2013
    ..To date, most evidence about 'patient decision aids' has been based on tools with high content levels, designed for patients to use independently, either before or after visits...
  6. pmc Training practitioners to deliver opportunistic multiple behaviour change counselling in primary care: a cluster randomised trial
    Christopher C Butler
    Cochrane Institute of Primary Care and Public Health, School of Medicine, Cardiff University, Cardiff CF14 4YS, UK
    BMJ 346:f1191. 2013
    ..To evaluate the effect of training primary care health professionals in behaviour change counselling on the proportion of patients self reporting change in four risk behaviours (smoking, alcohol use, exercise, and healthy eating)...
  7. ncbi request reprint Increasing readiness to decide and strengthening behavioral intentions: evaluating the impact of a web-based patient decision aid for breast cancer treatment options (BresDex: www.bresdex.com)
    Stephanie Sivell
    Marie Curie Palliative Care Research Centre, Wales Cancer Trials Unit, School of Medicine, Cardiff University, Cardiff, UK
    Patient Educ Couns 88:209-17. 2012
    ..To undertake a quantitative evaluation of a theory-based, interactive online decision aid (BresDex) to support women choosing surgery for early breast cancer (Stage I and II), based on observations of its use in practice...
  8. doi request reprint Exploring the requirements for a decision aid on familial breast cancer in the UK context: a qualitative study with patients referred to a cancer genetics service
    Rachel Iredale
    Institute of Medical Genetics, Cardiff University School of Medicine, Cardiff, UK
    J Eval Clin Pract 14:110-5. 2008
    ..These are largely aimed at the North American market. However, no decision aids concerning familial breast cancer exist in the UK...
  9. doi request reprint How to develop web-based decision support interventions for patients: a process map
    Glyn Elwyn
    Decision Laboratory, Clinical Epidemiology Interdisciplinary Research Group, Department of Primary Care and Public Health, Cardiff University, Heath Park, Cardiff CF14 4YS, UK
    Patient Educ Couns 82:260-5. 2011
    ..We propose a systematic process map for others to consider as they develop web-based, perhaps multimedia, decision support interventions and to examine the future challenges faced by developers...
  10. ncbi request reprint How risk is perceived, constructed and interpreted by clients in clinical genetics, and the effects on decision making: systematic review
    Stephanie Sivell
    Department of Primary Care and Public Health, School of Medicine, Cardiff University, 2nd Floor, Neuadd Meirionydd, Heath Park, Cardiff, CF14 4YS, UK
    J Genet Couns 17:30-63. 2008
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  11. ncbi request reprint Assessing organisational development in European primary care using a group-based method: a feasibility study of the Maturity Matrix
    Adrian Edwards
    Department of Primary Care and Public Health, School of Medicine, Cardiff University, UK
    Int J Health Care Qual Assur 23:8-21. 2010
    ..The aim of this study is to assess the Maturity Matrix as a tool and an organisational development measure in European family practice settings...
  12. doi request reprint Theory-based design and field-testing of an intervention to support women choosing surgery for breast cancer: BresDex
    Stephanie Sivell
    Marie Curie Palliative Care Research Group, Wales Cancer Trials Unit, School of Medicine, Cardiff University, Cardiff, UK
    Patient Educ Couns 86:179-88. 2012
    ..Design and undertake usability and field-testing evaluation of a theory-guided decision aid (BresDex) in supporting women choosing surgery for early breast cancer...
  13. pmc Supporting informed decision making online in 20 minutes: an observational web-log study of a PSA test decision aid
    Natalie Joseph-Williams
    Department of Primary Care and Public Health, School of Medicine, Cardiff University, Cardiff, United Kingdom
    J Med Internet Res 12:e15. 2010
    ..We know what decision aids achieve in randomized controlled trials (RCTs), but we still know very little about how they are used and how this relates to the informed decision making outcome measures...
  14. pmc A randomised controlled trial of the effects of a web-based PSA decision aid, Prosdex. Protocol
    Rhodri Evans
    Department of Primary Care and Public Health, Cardiff University, Wales, UK
    BMC Fam Pract 8:58. 2007
    ..In addition, a mathematical simulation model of the effects of Prosdex will be developed...
  15. pmc Toward a model for field-testing patient decision-support technologies: a qualitative field-testing study
    Rhodri Evans
    Department of Primary Care and Public Health, Cardiff University, Cardiff, Wales, UK
    J Med Internet Res 9:e21. 2007
    ..We incorporated field-testing into the development of a Web-based, prostate-specific antigen PDST called Prosdex, which was commissioned as part of the UK Prostate Cancer Risk Management Programme...
  16. pmc Prevalence of urinary tract infection in acutely unwell children in general practice: a prospective study with systematic urine sampling
    Kathryn O'Brien
    Cochrane Institute of Primary Care and Public Health, UK
    Br J Gen Pract 63:e156-64. 2013
    ..Urinary tract infection (UTI) in children may be associated with long-term complications that could be prevented by prompt treatment...
  17. pmc Shared decision making: a model for clinical practice
    Glyn Elwyn
    Cochrane Institute of Primary Care and Public Health, Neuadd Meirionydd, Cardiff University, Heath Park, Cardiff, UK, CF14 4XN
    J Gen Intern Med 27:1361-7. 2012
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  18. ncbi request reprint Inside the black box of shared decision making: distinguishing between the process of involvement and who makes the decision
    Adrian Edwards
    Department of General Practice, Centre for Health Sciences Research, Cardiff University, Cardiff, UK
    Health Expect 9:307-20. 2006
    ..Shared decision making has practical implications for everyday health care. However, it stems from largely theoretical frameworks and is not widely implemented in routine practice...
  19. doi request reprint Understanding surgery choices for breast cancer: how might the Theory of Planned Behaviour and the Common Sense Model contribute to decision support interventions?
    Stephanie Sivell
    Department of Primary Care and Public Health, School of Medicine, Cardiff University, Cardiff, Wales, UK
    Health Expect 14:6-19. 2011
    ....
  20. pmc Developing a facilitation model to promote organisational development in primary care practices
    Melody Rhydderch
    Centre for Health Sciences Research, Neuadd Meirionydd, Heath Park, CF14 4YS, Cardiff, UK
    BMC Fam Pract 7:38. 2006
    ..A qualitative study based on transcript analysis was adopted...
  21. pmc Assessing the quality of decision support technologies using the International Patient Decision Aid Standards instrument (IPDASi)
    Glyn Elwyn
    Department of Primary Care and Public Health, School of Medicine and the School of Psychology, Cardiff University, Cardiff, United Kingdom
    PLoS ONE 4:e4705. 2009
    ..To describe the development, validation and inter-rater reliability of an instrument to measure the quality of patient decision support technologies (decision aids)...
  22. doi request reprint Investing in deliberation: a definition and classification of decision support interventions for people facing difficult health decisions
    Glyn Elwyn
    Clinical Epidemiology Interdisciplinary Research Group, Department of Primary Care and Public Health, Cardiff University, Heath Park, UK
    Med Decis Making 30:701-11. 2010
    ..The interest in decision support interventions for patients heralds a transformation in clinical practice although many important areas remain unresolved...
  23. doi request reprint Interactive patient decision aids for women facing genetic testing for familial breast cancer: a systematic web and literature review
    Lisa Williams
    Department of General Practice, Centre for Health Sciences Research, School of Medicine, Cardiff University, Cardiff, UK
    J Eval Clin Pract 14:70-4. 2008
    ..A systematic review to identify and appraise interactive decision aids that are designed for consumer use, in the field of hereditary breast cancer and genetic testing...
  24. ncbi request reprint Prominent strategy but rare in practice: shared decision-making and patient decision support technologies in the UK
    Rhodri Evans
    Department of Primary Care and Public Health, Cardiff University, Cardiff, Wales, UK
    Z Arztl Fortbild Qualitatssich 101:247-53. 2007
    ..3 euro National Programme for IT. The legislative framework in the UK is conducive to the implementation of shared decision-making, and there is a growing body of research literature, albeit focused on PDSTs...
  25. pmc Streamline triage and manage user expectations: lessons from a qualitative study of GP out-of-hours services
    Jennifer N Egbunike
    Department of Primary Care and Public Health, School of Medicine, Cardiff University, Cardiff, UK
    Br J Gen Pract 60:e83-97. 2010
    ..Several models of GP out-of-hours provision exist in the UK but there is little detail about their effectiveness to meet users' needs and expectations...
  26. pmc The development of health literacy in patients with a long-term health condition: the health literacy pathway model
    Michelle Edwards
    Department of Primary Care and Public Health, School of Medicine, Cardiff University, Heath Park, Heath, Cardiff CF14 4XN, UK
    BMC Public Health 12:130. 2012
    ..We also sought to identify and describe the motivations, facilitators and barriers in the practice of health literacy in healthcare consultations...
  27. pmc Experiencing patient-experience surveys: a qualitative study of the accounts of GPs
    Adrian Edwards
    Department of Primary Care and Public Health, School of Medicine, Cardiff University, Wales, UK
    Br J Gen Pract 61:157-66. 2011
    ..Despite policy and financial support for patient-experience surveys as feedback to modify clinical practice, their benefits and other effects remain unclear...
  28. ncbi request reprint Process and outcome in communication of genetic information within families: a systematic review
    Clara L Gaff
    Institute of Medical Genetics, Cardiff University, Cardiff, UK
    Eur J Hum Genet 15:999-1011. 2007
    ..Currently, there is insufficient information to inform the development of theoretically and empirically based practice to foster 'good' communication. The implications for future research are discussed...
  29. ncbi request reprint Presenting risk information to people with diabetes: evaluating effects and preferences for different formats by a web-based randomised controlled trial
    Adrian Edwards
    Centre for Health Sciences Research, Cardiff University, Wales, UK
    Patient Educ Couns 63:336-49. 2006
    ..We therefore evaluated different risk presentation formats - numerical, graphical and others - addressing the pros and cons of tight control versus usual treatment approaches for diabetes...
  30. doi request reprint The importance and complexity of regret in the measurement of 'good' decisions: a systematic review and a content analysis of existing assessment instruments
    Natalie Joseph-Williams
    Department of Primary Care and Public Health, School of Medicine, Cardiff University, Cardiff, Cardiff, UK
    Health Expect 14:59-83. 2011
    ..However, recent research has highlighted the complexity of regret. Given its relevance to shared decision making, it is important to understand its conceptualization and the instruments used to measure it...
  31. pmc Exploring patients' self-reported experiences of out-of-hours primary care and their suggestions for improvement: a qualitative study
    Ria Poole
    Clinical Epidemiology Interdisciplinary Research Group, Department of Primary Care and Public Health, Cardiff University, Heath Park, Cardiff CF14 4YS, UK
    Fam Pract 28:210-9. 2011
    ..The aim of this qualitative study was to explore service users' recent experiences of out-of-hours services and to identify suggestions for improvement for services and practitioners involved...
  32. pmc Patchy 'coherence': using normalization process theory to evaluate a multi-faceted shared decision making implementation program (MAGIC)
    Amy Lloyd
    Institute of Primary Care and Public Health, Cardiff University School of Medicine, Heath Park, Cardiff, CF, 14 4YS, UK
    Implement Sci 8:102. 2013
    ..In this paper, we investigate healthcare professionals' perspectives on implementing shared decision making during the MAGIC program, to examine the work required to implement shared decision making and to inform future efforts...
  33. doi request reprint What are the external influences on information exchange and shared decision-making in healthcare consultations: a meta-synthesis of the literature
    Michelle Edwards
    Department of Primary Care and Public Health, School of Medicine, Cardiff University, UK
    Patient Educ Couns 75:37-52. 2009
    ..To review the literature to identify external influences on information exchange and shared decision-making in healthcare consultations and conceptualise how information is used both outside and within a consultation...
  34. pmc Identifying future models for delivering genetic services: a nominal group study in primary care
    Glyn Elwyn
    Centre for Health Sciences Research, Cardiff University, 56 Park Place, Cardiff, CF10 3AT, Wales
    BMC Fam Pract 6:14. 2005
    ..To enable primary care medical practitioners to generate a range of possible service delivery models for genetic counselling services and critically assess their suitability...
  35. ncbi request reprint Attitudes of genetic clinicians in Wales to the future development of cancer genetics services
    Rachel Iredale
    Institute of Medical Genetics, School of Medicine, Cardiff University, Heath Park, Cardiff, UK
    J Eval Clin Pract 13:86-9. 2007
    ..Cancer genetics is one of the fastest-growing areas of clinical genetics and it is imperative to identify how services should be organized and delivered in the future...
  36. doi request reprint Facilitating organisational development using a group-based formative assessment and benchmarking method: design and implementation of the International Family Practice Maturity Matrix
    Glyn Elwyn
    Department of Primary Care and Public Health, School of Medicine, Cardiff University, Neuadd Meirionnydd, Heath Park, Cardiff CF14 4YS, UK
    Qual Saf Health Care 19:e48. 2010
    ..No attempt at all has been made to achieve a method which would be capable of providing comparisons--and the stimulus for further improvement--at an international level...
  37. doi request reprint Knowledge is not power for patients: a systematic review and thematic synthesis of patient-reported barriers and facilitators to shared decision making
    Natalie Joseph-Williams
    Cochrane Institute of Primary Care and Public Health, Cardiff University, Cardiff, UK Electronic address
    Patient Educ Couns 94:291-309. 2014
    ..To systematically review patient-reported barriers and facilitators to shared decision making (SDM) and develop a taxonomy of patient-reported barriers...
  38. pmc Prevalence of urinary tract infection (UTI) in sequential acutely unwell children presenting in primary care: exploratory study
    Kathryn O'Brien
    The Department of Primary Care and Public Health, School of Medicine, Cardiff University, Heath Park, Cardiff, Wales, UK
    Scand J Prim Health Care 29:19-22. 2011
    ..Due to the non-specific nature of symptoms of UTI in children and low levels of urine sampling, the prevalence of UTI amongst acutely ill children in primary care is unknown...
  39. ncbi request reprint Tough decisions faced by people living with HIV: a literature review of psychosocial problems
    Paulina Bravo
    Department of Primary Care and Public Health, School of Medicine, Cardiff University, Neuadd Meironnydd Heath Park, Cardiff, Wales, UK
    AIDS Rev 12:76-88. 2010
    ..Therefore, the results of this review highlight the requirement to develop interventions to support the psychosocial needs of people living with HIV, to accurately reflect the views and needs of the target users...
  40. pmc Preventing disease through opportunistic, rapid engagement by primary care teams using behaviour change counselling (PRE-EMPT): protocol for a general practice-based cluster randomised trial
    Clio Spanou
    South East Wales Trials Unit, School of Medicine, Cardiff University, Neuadd Meirionnydd, Heath Park, Cardiff, CF14 4XN, UK
    BMC Fam Pract 11:69. 2010
    ..This paper describes the protocol for an evaluation of a training intervention (the Talking Lifestyles Programme) which will enable practitioners to routinely use BCC during consultations for the above four risk behaviours...
  41. doi request reprint Systematic review and meta-analysis of audio-visual information aids for informed consent for invasive healthcare procedures in clinical practice
    Elinor H Farrell
    Cochrane Institute of Primary Care and Public Health, Cardiff University, Cardiff, UK Electronic address
    Patient Educ Couns 94:20-32. 2014
    ..To systematically review audio-visual (AV) interventions for promoting informed consent (IC) in clinical practice and to consider the impact of reading age adjustment...
  42. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of a service development to increase detection of urinary tract infections in children
    Anne Marie Cunningham
    Department of General Practice, University of Wales College of Medicine, Llanedeyrn Health Centre, Llanedeyrn, Cardiff, UK
    J Eval Clin Pract 11:73-6. 2005
    ..Practice-based education and service developments were undertaken to try to improve the detection of childhood UTI...
  43. ncbi request reprint The problematic of decision-sharing: deconstructing 'cholesterol' in a clinical encounter
    Richard Gwyn
    Health Communication Research Centre, School of English, Communication and Philosophy, Cardiff University, Cardiff, UK
    Health Expect 6:242-54. 2003
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