P H Evans
Affiliation: Peninsula Medical School
- Systematic review of reviews of intervention components associated with increased effectiveness in dietary and physical activity interventionsColin J Greaves
University of Exeter, Peninsula Medical School, Smeall Building, St Luke s Campus, Magdalen Road, Exeter EX1 2LU, UK
BMC Public Health 11:119. 2011..The aim of this systematic review of reviews was to identify intervention components that are associated with increased change in diet and/or physical activity in individuals at risk of type 2 diabetes...
- Realising the potential of the family history in risk assessment and primary prevention of coronary heart disease in primary care: ADDFAM study protocolNadeem Qureshi
Division of Primary Care, University of Nottingham, Nottingham, UK
BMC Health Serv Res 9:184. 2009....
- Development of an educational 'toolkit' for health professionals and their patients with prediabetes: the WAKEUP study (Ways of Addressing Knowledge Education and Understanding in Pre-diabetes)P H Evans
Primary Care, Peninsula Medical School, Exeter, UK
Diabet Med 24:770-7. 2007..To identify key messages about pre-diabetes and to design, develop and pilot an educational toolkit to address the information needs of patients and health professionals...
- A simple pragmatic system for detecting new cases of type 2 diabetes and impaired fasting glycaemia in primary careC J Greaves
Mid Devon Primary Care Research Group, Wyndham House Surgery, Wyndham Road, Silverton, Devon EX5 4HZ, UK
Fam Pract 21:57-62. 2004..Although whole population screening for type 2 diabetes is not currently considered to be justified, targeted screening within higher risk groups may be more cost-effective, and more pragmatic...
- Prevalence and clinical implications of the inter-arm blood pressure difference: A systematic reviewC E Clark
Primary Care Research Group, Institute of Health and Social Care Research, Peninsula Medical School, Exeter, Devon, UK
J Hum Hypertens 20:923-31. 2006..There is evidence associating an IAD with peripheral vascular disease, raising the possibility that its presence may predict cardiovascular events...
- Home-based cardiac rehabilitation versus hospital-based rehabilitation: a cost effectiveness analysisR S Taylor
Peninsula Medical School, UK
Int J Cardiol 119:196-201. 2007..Home-based cardiac rehabilitation offers an alternative to traditional, hospital-based cardiac rehabilitation...
- Attitudes of GPs to the diagnosis and management of impaired glucose tolerance: the practitioners' attitudes to hyperglycaemia (PAtH) questionnaireJ D G Fearn-Smith
Peninsula Medical School Primary Care Smeall Building, St Luke s Campus, Exeter, Devon EX1 2LU, UK
Prim Care Diabetes 1:35-41. 2007..To develop and pilot a survey instrument assessing general practitioners' (GP) attitudes to the diagnosis and management of one form of pre-diabetes, impaired glucose tolerance (IGT) and to assess the performance of the questionnaire...
- Home-based versus hospital-based rehabilitation after myocardial infarction: A randomized trial with preference arms--Cornwall Heart Attack Rehabilitation Management Study (CHARMS)H M Dalal
Royal Cornwall Hospital, Truro, Cornwall, UK
Int J Cardiol 119:202-11. 2007..Participation in cardiac rehabilitation after acute myocardial infarction is sub-optimal. Offering home-based rehabilitation may improve uptake. We report the first randomized study of cardiac rehabilitation to include patient preference...