Carl de Wet

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Country: UK

Publications

  1. pmc Can we quantify harm in general practice records? An assessment of precision and power using computer simulation
    Carl de Wet
    NHS Education for Scotland, 2 Central Quay, Glasgow, G3 8BW, UK
    BMC Med Res Methodol 13:39. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Significant event analysis: a comparative study of knowledge, process and attitudes in primary care
    Carl de Wet
    NHS Education for Scotland, Glasgow, UK
    J Eval Clin Pract 17:1207-15. 2011
  3. pmc Computed tomographic pulmonary angiography and pulmonary embolism: predictive value of a d-dimer assay
    Patricia Deonarine
    Radiology Department, Glasgow Royal Infirmary, 84 Castle Street, Glasgow G4 0SF, UK
    BMC Res Notes 5:104. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Measuring perceptions of safety climate in primary care: a cross-sectional study
    Carl de Wet
    NHS Education for Scotland, Glasgow, UK
    J Eval Clin Pract 18:135-42. 2012
  5. doi request reprint The preliminary development and testing of a global trigger tool to detect error and patient harm in primary-care records
    C De Wet
    NHS Education for Scotland, Glasgow, UK
    Postgrad Med J 85:176-80. 2009
  6. doi request reprint The development and psychometric evaluation of a safety climate measure for primary care
    C De Wet
    National Health Service Education for Scotland, Glasgow, UK
    Qual Saf Health Care 19:578-84. 2010
  7. doi request reprint Lamb pays lip service: two cases of ecthyma contagiosum (orf)
    Carl de Wet
    Kingshill Medical Practice, 40 Manse Road, Forth ML11 8AJ, Scotland
    Scott Med J 56:59. 2011
  8. pmc Quality improvement and person-centredness: a participatory mixed methods study to develop the 'always event' concept for primary care
    Paul Bowie
    Department of Postgraduate GP Education, NHS Education for Scotland, Glasgow, UK Institute of Health and Wellbeing, University of Glasgow, Glasgow, UK
    BMJ Open 5:e006667. 2015
  9. ncbi request reprint Screening electronic patient records to detect preventable harm: a trigger tool for primary care
    Carl de Wet
    NHS Education for Scotland, Glasgow, UK
    Qual Prim Care 19:115-25. 2011
  10. pmc Applying the Trigger Review Method after a brief educational intervention: potential for teaching and improving safety in GP specialty training?
    John McKay
    Postgraduate GP Education, NHS Education for Scotland, Glasgow, UK
    BMC Med Educ 13:117. 2013

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Publications15

  1. pmc Can we quantify harm in general practice records? An assessment of precision and power using computer simulation
    Carl de Wet
    NHS Education for Scotland, 2 Central Quay, Glasgow, G3 8BW, UK
    BMC Med Res Methodol 13:39. 2013
    ..Our aims were to: 1. Determine and quantify CRR parameters; 2. Assess the precision and power of feasible CRR scenarios; and 3. Quantify the minimum requirements for adequate precision and acceptable power...
  2. doi request reprint Significant event analysis: a comparative study of knowledge, process and attitudes in primary care
    Carl de Wet
    NHS Education for Scotland, Glasgow, UK
    J Eval Clin Pract 17:1207-15. 2011
    ..Comparisons were made with a 2003 survey and significant changes described...
  3. pmc Computed tomographic pulmonary angiography and pulmonary embolism: predictive value of a d-dimer assay
    Patricia Deonarine
    Radiology Department, Glasgow Royal Infirmary, 84 Castle Street, Glasgow G4 0SF, UK
    BMC Res Notes 5:104. 2012
    ..Our aim was to assess the potential value of a negative d-dimer assay to exclude pulmonary emboli and reduce the number of performed CTPAs...
  4. doi request reprint Measuring perceptions of safety climate in primary care: a cross-sectional study
    Carl de Wet
    NHS Education for Scotland, Glasgow, UK
    J Eval Clin Pract 18:135-42. 2012
    ..Further aims were to determine whether perceptions varied significantly between practice teams and according to specific participant and practice characteristics...
  5. doi request reprint The preliminary development and testing of a global trigger tool to detect error and patient harm in primary-care records
    C De Wet
    NHS Education for Scotland, Glasgow, UK
    Postgrad Med J 85:176-80. 2009
    ..It involves the focused review of a random sample of patient records using a series of "triggers" that alert reviewers to potential errors and previously undetected adverse events...
  6. doi request reprint The development and psychometric evaluation of a safety climate measure for primary care
    C De Wet
    National Health Service Education for Scotland, Glasgow, UK
    Qual Saf Health Care 19:578-84. 2010
    ..Our aim was to develop and test an instrument to measure perceptions of safety climate among primary care teams in National Health Service for Scotland...
  7. doi request reprint Lamb pays lip service: two cases of ecthyma contagiosum (orf)
    Carl de Wet
    Kingshill Medical Practice, 40 Manse Road, Forth ML11 8AJ, Scotland
    Scott Med J 56:59. 2011
    ..Orf is a common zoonosis, rarely reported in general practice. The disease is usually self-limiting and resolves in 6-8 weeks, but complications may occur. The diagnosis should be considered in at-risk occupational and religious groups...
  8. pmc Quality improvement and person-centredness: a participatory mixed methods study to develop the 'always event' concept for primary care
    Paul Bowie
    Department of Postgraduate GP Education, NHS Education for Scotland, Glasgow, UK Institute of Health and Wellbeing, University of Glasgow, Glasgow, UK
    BMJ Open 5:e006667. 2015
    ..2) To critically review existing criteria for selecting 'always events' (AEs) and generate a candidate list of AE examples based on the patient feedback data...
  9. ncbi request reprint Screening electronic patient records to detect preventable harm: a trigger tool for primary care
    Carl de Wet
    NHS Education for Scotland, Glasgow, UK
    Qual Prim Care 19:115-25. 2011
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  10. pmc Applying the Trigger Review Method after a brief educational intervention: potential for teaching and improving safety in GP specialty training?
    John McKay
    Postgraduate GP Education, NHS Education for Scotland, Glasgow, UK
    BMC Med Educ 13:117. 2013
    ..A less costly, more sustainable educational intervention is necessary to build capability at scale. We aimed to determine the feasibility and impact of TRM and a related training intervention in GP training...
  11. pmc Combining QOF data with the care bundle approach may provide a more meaningful measure of quality in general practice
    Carl de Wet
    Department of Postgraduate General Practice Education, NHS Education for Scotland, 2 Central Quay, Glasgow, Scotland G3 8BW, United Kingdom
    BMC Health Serv Res 12:351. 2012
    ..We aimed to apply the care bundle concept to selected QOF data to measure the quality of evidence-based care provision...
  12. pmc Participatory design of a preliminary safety checklist for general practice
    Paul Bowie
    Department of Postgraduate GP Education, NHS Education for Scotland, Glasgow, and Honorary Senior Lecturer, Department of General Practice and Primary Care, Institute of Health and Wellbeing, University of Glasgow, Glasgow
    Br J Gen Pract 65:e330-43. 2015
    ..However, in UK general practice there is limited experience of safety checklist use...
  13. doi request reprint Development and psychometric testing of an instrument to measure safety climate perceptions in community pharmacy
    Rosemary Newham
    Strathclyde Institute of Pharmacy and Biomedical Sciences, University of Strathclyde, Glasgow, UK
    J Eval Clin Pract 20:1144-52. 2014
    ..No pre-existing instruments were specifically designed or suitable for CP within Scotland. We therefore aimed to develop a psychometrically sound instrument to measure perceptions of safety climate within Scottish CPs...
  14. pmc Training health care professionals in root cause analysis: a cross-sectional study of post-training experiences, benefits and attitudes
    Paul Bowie
    Postgraduate General Practice Education, NHS Education for Scotland, 2 Central Quay, Glasgow, Scotland, G3 8BW, United Kingdom
    BMC Health Serv Res 13:50. 2013
    ..Given the significant investment in people, time and funding we aimed to capture and learn from the reported experiences, benefits and attitudes of RCA-trained staff and the perceived impact on healthcare systems and safety...
  15. ncbi request reprint Glad you brought it up: a patient-centred programme to reduce proton-pump inhibitor prescribing in general medical practice
    Jill Murie
    Kingshill Medical Practice, FORTH, Lanark ML11 8AJ, UK
    Qual Prim Care 20:141-8. 2012
    ..Educating, empowering and supporting patients to self-manage their symptoms can lead to significant and sustained reductions in PPI prescribing. We aimed to implement a programme to reduce inappropriate PPI prescribing...