Martyn R Partridge
Affiliation: Imperial College
- Asthma: 1987-2007. What have we achieved and what are the persisting challenges?Martyn R Partridge
Professor of Respiratory Medicine, Imperial College London, NHLI Division, Charing Cross Hospital, London UK
Prim Care Respir J 16:145-8. 2007....
- Palliative care services for those with chronic lung diseaseM R Partridge
Imperial College London, NHLI, Division at Charing Cross Hospital, London, UK
Chron Respir Dis 6:13-7. 2009....
- Patient insight into the impact of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease in the morning: an internet surveyMartyn R Partridge
Imperial College London, NHLI Division, Charing Cross Hospital, London W6 8RP, UK
Curr Med Res Opin 25:2043-8. 2009..To determine diurnal variability of symptoms in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) and to assess the impact of COPD upon patients' morning activities and routines...
- Nurse led versus lay educators support for those with asthma in primary care: a costing studyNicola J Roberts
Institute for Applied Health Research School of Health and Life Sciences Glasgow Caledonian University, Glasgow, UK
BMC Pulm Med 12:52. 2012..A randomised controlled trial suggested that unscheduled health care usage was similar when patients were offered self management support by a lay-trainer or practice nurses...
- Why is spirometry underused in the diagnosis of the breathless patient: a qualitative studyNicola J Roberts
Health Economics and Health Technology Assessment, Centre for Population and Health Sciences, University of Glasgow, 1 Lilybank Gardens, Glasgow, G12 8RZ, UK
BMC Pulm Med 11:37. 2011..Use of spirometry is essential for the accurate diagnosis of respiratory disease but it is underused in both primary and specialist care. In the current study, we have explored the reasons for this underuse...
- Features of asthma management: quantifying the patient perspectiveJohn Haughney
University of Aberdeen, Department of General Practice and Primary Care Aberdeen, AB25 2AY, UK
BMC Pulm Med 7:16. 2007..This study quantifies the importance of different features of asthma management from the patient perspective. This may assist in the development of personalised management strategies...
- Understanding patients with asthma and COPD: insights from a European studyMartyn R Partridge
Faculty Education Office Medicine, Imperial College, London, UK
Prim Care Respir J 20:315-23, 17 p following 323. 2011..To understand the needs of people with asthma and COPD, and to identify opportunities for improved care...
- Can lay people deliver asthma self-management education as effectively as primary care based practice nurses?M R Partridge
Imperial College London, NHLI Division, Charing Cross Hospital, St Dunstan s Road, London W6 8RP, UK
Thorax 63:778-83. 2008..To determine whether well trained lay people could deliver asthma self-management education with comparable outcomes to that achieved by primary care based practice nurses...
- Effect on lung function and morning activities of budesonide/formoterol versus salmeterol/fluticasone in patients with COPDMartyn R Partridge
Faculty of Medicine, Imperial College London, NHLI Division at Charing Cross Hospital, London, UK
Ther Adv Respir Dis 3:1-11. 2009..This is the first study to compare the effect of budesonide/formoterol and salmeterol/fluticasone on lung function, symptoms and activities early in the morning...
- Development and validation of the Capacity of Daily Living during the Morning questionnaire and the Global Chest Symptoms Questionnaire in COPDM R Partridge
Faculty of Medicine, Imperial College, London, NHLI Division at Charing Cross, Hospital, St Dunstans Road, London W6 8RP, UK
Eur Respir J 36:96-104. 2010..15 for the GCSQ. Both the CDLM questionnaire and the GCSQ are easy-to-use, reliable, responsive, self-administered questionnaires that report on patients' symptoms and ability to perform morning activities...
- Attitudes and actions of asthma patients on regular maintenance therapy: the INSPIRE studyMartyn R Partridge
Department of Respiratory Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Imperial College London, London, UK
BMC Pulm Med 6:13. 2006....
- Telephone consultations in secondary careNicola J Roberts
Imperial College London, NHLI Division, Charing Cross Campus, St Dunstans Road, London W6 8RP, UK
Respir Med 101:1665-9. 2007..To determine the role of telephone consultations in respiratory medicine...
- The development and comprehensibility of a pictorial asthma action planNicola J Roberts
Department of Respiratory Medicine, NHLI at Charing Cross Hospital, Imperial College London, St Dunstans Road, Hammersmith, London, United Kingdom
Patient Educ Couns 74:12-8. 2009..This study was designed to produce an understandable pictorial asthma action plan...
- Development of an electronic pictorial asthma action plan and its use in primary careNicola J Roberts
Department of Respiratory Medicine, NHLI at Charing Cross Hospital, Imperial College London, Hammersmith, London, UK
Patient Educ Couns 80:141-6. 2010..Self-management education and the issuing of a written action plan improve outcomes for asthma. Many do not receive a plan and some cannot use the written word. We have developed an electronic pictorial asthma action plan (E-PAAP)...
- Health literacy in COPDNicola J Roberts
Department of Respiratory Medicine, NHLI at Charing Cross Hospital, Imperial College London, UK
Int J Chron Obstruct Pulmon Dis 3:499-507. 2008..The impact of health literacy on outcomes can be considerable and improvements can be made by being aware of the problem, offering information in several different forms, and by reinforcing the spoken word with pictorial images...
- A centralised respiratory diagnostic service for primary care: a 4-year auditElizabeth S Starren
Imperial College London, NHLI Division at Charing Cross Hospital, London, UK
Prim Care Respir J 21:180-6. 2012....
- Nebulisers or spacers for the administration of bronchodilators to those with asthma attending emergency departments?Naomi Mason
NHLI Division, Faculty of Medicine, Imperial College London, Charing Cross Campus, London W6 8RP, UK
Respir Med 102:993-8. 2008..Whether this recommendation is implemented and whether it might affect use of staff time is unknown...
- Why do patients decline to take part in a research project involving pulmonary rehabilitation?Renay Taylor
NHLI Division, Faculty of Medicine, Imperial College London, Charing Cross Campus, London W6 8RP, UK
Respir Med 101:1942-6. 2007..We were keen to know why these patients declined to take part in the study...
- Developing a pictorial Epworth Sleepiness ScaleRamesh Ghiassi
Imperial College London, 5 North Charing Cross Hospital, Hammersmith, London W68RF, UK
Thorax 66:97-100. 2011..However, it may not be understood by all, and unrecognised problems with literacy can impair the process. The ESS has been translated into a pictorial version for use in those with normal or diminished literacy skills...
- [What is important in asthmatic patients' consultations?]Martyn R Partridge
Service des Maladies Respiratoires, Respiratory Imperial College, National Heart and Lung Institute Division at Charing Cross Hospital, London, UK
Rev Pneumol Clin 61:3S5-10. 2005
- How useful are post consultation letters to patients?Nicola J Roberts
NHLI Division, Imperial College London, Respiratory Health Services Research Group, Charing Cross Hospital, London, W6 8RP, UK
BMC Med 4:2. 2006..The former Secretary of State for Health extended this proposal, suggesting that patients have a specific letter to themselves after a hospital consultation...
- Use of an open access spirometry service by general practitionersHeidi Wolfenden
Department of Respiratory Medicine, Charing Cross Hospital, London, UK
Prim Care Respir J 15:252-5. 2006..To understand better which patients with which diagnoses or suspected diagnoses are referred for spirometry in primary care, and to assess whether all such referrals are appropriate...
- Do medical outpatients want 'out of hours' clinics?Claire L Feeney
Department of Respiratory Medicine, NHLI at Charing Cross Hospital, Imperial College, St Dunstans Road, London W6 8RP, UK
BMC Health Serv Res 5:47. 2005..Patient choice is a major theme in current healthcare delivery. Little is known about patients' wishes regarding the timing of medical outpatient clinics...
- Comparison of a web-based package with tutor-based methods of teaching respiratory medicine: subjective and objective evaluationsSusan F Smith
Respiratory Medicine, Imperial College London, NHLI at Charing Cross Campus, Fulham Palace Road, London W6 8RP, UK
BMC Med Educ 7:41. 2007..The aim of this study was to establish whether a web-based package on the diagnosis of respiratory disease would be as effective and as acceptable to final year medical students as tutor-led methods of teaching the same material...
- Enhancing the accuracy of respiratory diagnoses in primary care: a report on the establishment of a Community Respiratory Assessment UnitRosemarie Hassett
Hammersmith and Fulham Primary Care Trust, London, UK
Prim Care Respir J 15:354-61. 2006..To establish a Community Respiratory Assessment Unit and to evaluate its role in enhancing the accuracy of respiratory diagnosis in primary care...
- Technology and its role in respiratory careSheree M Smith
Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust, St Mary s Hospital, Paddington, London, UK
Prim Care Respir J 18:159-64. 2009..In respiratory medicine, where large numbers of people have long term conditions such as asthma and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), the role of such monitoring technology in the management of patients is of great interest...
- An assessment of the feasibility of telephone and email consultation in a chest clinicMartyn R Partridge
Department of Respiratory Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, NHLI Division, Imperial College London, Charing Cross Campus, St Dunstans Road, London W6 8RP, UK
Patient Educ Couns 54:11-3. 2004....
- How much of a primary care nurse's time is spent on those with respiratory disease? A pilot studyDaniel Blake
Medical Student, Imperial College London, Charing Cross Hospital Campus, London, UK
Prim Care Respir J 16:319-20. 2007..However, with more training they felt that they could undertake more basic care of those patients with COPD, and more advanced care of those patients with asthma...
- The asthma consultation: what is important?Martyn R Partridge
Respiratory Health Services Research Group, Imperial College London, NHLI at Charing Cross Hospital, London, UK
Curr Med Res Opin 21:S11-7. 2005....
- Is there a uniform approach to the management of diffuse parenchymal lung disease (DPLD) in the UK? A national benchmarking exercisePatricia Macedo
Department of Respiratory Medicine, Hammersmith Hospitals NHS Trust, London, UK
BMC Pulm Med 7:3. 2007..We compared management decisions to existing international guidelines...
- Strengthening asthma education to enhance disease controlNoreen M Clark
University of Michigan School of Public Health, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 2029, USA
Chest 121:1661-9. 2002....
- Writing to patientsMartyn R Partridge
Clin Med 6:319. 2006
- Patient understanding, detection, and experience of COPD exacerbations: an observational, interview-based studyRomain Kessler
Department of Pulmonology, Hôpital de Hautpierre, Hopitaux Universitaires de Strasbourg, Strasbourg, France
Chest 130:133-42. 2006..This study was conducted to gain insight into patients' comprehension, recognition, and experience of exacerbations of COPD, and to explore the patient burden associated with these events...
- Do practices comply with key recommendations of the British Asthma Guideline? If not, why not?Sharon Wiener-Ogilvie
Department of Public Health, NHS Borders, Newstead, Melrose, TD6 9DB, Scotland, UK
Prim Care Respir J 16:369-77. 2007....
- Does the use of a glossary aid patient understanding of the letters sent to their general practitioner?Clare E Brown
National Heart and Lung Institute, Imperial College London
Clin Med 7:457-60. 2007..This study confirms that the inclusion of a specialty specific glossary with the patients' copy of the letter being sent to their GP is appreciated by patients and appears to aid their understanding...
- Respiratory research outputMartyn R Partridge
Chest 130:1283. 2006
- Do newly qualified doctors use the knowledge and skills they learned as medical undergraduates?Susan F Smith
Med Educ 41:917. 2007
- Thoracic surgery in a crisisMartyn R Partridge
BMJ 324:376-7. 2002