Tess J Harris

Summary

Affiliation: St George's Hospital Medical School
Country: UK

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Mammography uptake predictors in older women
    Tess J Harris
    Department of General Practice and Primary Care, St George s Hospital Medical School, London, UK
    Fam Pract 19:661-4. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint Predictors of depressive symptoms in older people--a survey of two general practice populations
    Tess Harris
    Department of General Practice and Primary Care, St George s Hospital Medical School, Tooting, London, UK
    Age Ageing 32:510-8. 2003
  3. pmc Linking survey data with computerised records to predict consulting by older people
    Tess Harris
    Department of Community Health Sciences, St George s Hospital Medical School, London
    Br J Gen Pract 54:928-31. 2004
  4. pmc Linking questionnaires to primary care records: factors affecting consent in older people
    Tess Harris
    Department of Community Health Sciences, St George s Hospital Medical School, Cranmer Terrace, Tooting, London SW17 0RE, UK
    J Epidemiol Community Health 59:336-8. 2005
  5. doi request reprint Optimising recruitment into a study of physical activity in older people: a randomised controlled trial of different approaches
    Tess J Harris
    Division of Community Health Sciences, St George s, University of London, Cranmer Terrace, Tooting, London, SW17ORE, UK
    Age Ageing 37:659-65. 2008
  6. doi request reprint A comparison of questionnaire, accelerometer, and pedometer: measures in older people
    Tess J Harris
    Division of Community Health Sciences, St George s, University of London, London, UK
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 41:1392-402. 2009
  7. pmc Less healthy, but more active: opposing selection biases when recruiting older people to a physical activity study through primary care
    Tess J Harris
    Division of Community Health Sciences, St George s, University of London, Cranmer Terrace, Tooting, London, SW17 ORE, UK
    BMC Public Health 8:182. 2008
  8. ncbi request reprint Are depression, anxiety and health beliefs important predictors of older people's primary care consulting?
    Tess Harris
    Department of Community Health Sciences, St George s, University of London, Cranmer Terrace, Tooting, London SW17 0RE, UK
    Age Ageing 34:398-401. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint What factors predict potentially inappropriate primary care prescribing in older people? Analysis of UK primary care patient record database
    Iain M Carey
    Division of Community Health Sciences, St George s, University of London, London, UK
    Drugs Aging 25:693-706. 2008
  10. ncbi request reprint Onset and persistence of depression in older people--results from a 2-year community follow-up study
    Tess Harris
    St George s University of London SGUL, Cranmer Terrace, Tooting, London SW17 0RE, UK
    Age Ageing 35:25-32. 2006

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  1. ncbi request reprint Mammography uptake predictors in older women
    Tess J Harris
    Department of General Practice and Primary Care, St George s Hospital Medical School, London, UK
    Fam Pract 19:661-4. 2002
    ..In women aged under 65 years, socio-economic factors and general health behaviours are important predictors of mammography uptake. Little is known about whether these factors are important in older women...
  2. ncbi request reprint Predictors of depressive symptoms in older people--a survey of two general practice populations
    Tess Harris
    Department of General Practice and Primary Care, St George s Hospital Medical School, Tooting, London, UK
    Age Ageing 32:510-8. 2003
    ..Studies have shown strong associations between disability, social support and depressive symptoms in older people; but socio-economic effects are less clear and little is known about the role of health locus of control...
  3. pmc Linking survey data with computerised records to predict consulting by older people
    Tess Harris
    Department of Community Health Sciences, St George s Hospital Medical School, London
    Br J Gen Pract 54:928-31. 2004
    ..Although physical ill health was the most important, the other factors had independent effects and may be useful in understanding the increase in consulting by older people...
  4. pmc Linking questionnaires to primary care records: factors affecting consent in older people
    Tess Harris
    Department of Community Health Sciences, St George s Hospital Medical School, Cranmer Terrace, Tooting, London SW17 0RE, UK
    J Epidemiol Community Health 59:336-8. 2005
  5. doi request reprint Optimising recruitment into a study of physical activity in older people: a randomised controlled trial of different approaches
    Tess J Harris
    Division of Community Health Sciences, St George s, University of London, Cranmer Terrace, Tooting, London, SW17ORE, UK
    Age Ageing 37:659-65. 2008
    ..Including a questionnaire with the invitation would provide information about non-participants and selection bias, but could reduce recruitment. Telephone contact might encourage participation...
  6. doi request reprint A comparison of questionnaire, accelerometer, and pedometer: measures in older people
    Tess J Harris
    Division of Community Health Sciences, St George s, University of London, London, UK
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 41:1392-402. 2009
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  7. pmc Less healthy, but more active: opposing selection biases when recruiting older people to a physical activity study through primary care
    Tess J Harris
    Division of Community Health Sciences, St George s, University of London, Cranmer Terrace, Tooting, London, SW17 ORE, UK
    BMC Public Health 8:182. 2008
    ..Physical activity studies in older people experience poor recruitment. We wished to assess the influence of activity levels and health status on recruitment to a physical activity study in older people...
  8. ncbi request reprint Are depression, anxiety and health beliefs important predictors of older people's primary care consulting?
    Tess Harris
    Department of Community Health Sciences, St George s, University of London, Cranmer Terrace, Tooting, London SW17 0RE, UK
    Age Ageing 34:398-401. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint What factors predict potentially inappropriate primary care prescribing in older people? Analysis of UK primary care patient record database
    Iain M Carey
    Division of Community Health Sciences, St George s, University of London, London, UK
    Drugs Aging 25:693-706. 2008
    ..Potentially inappropriate prescribing (PIP) in older people has been identified as a substantial problem, but few large population-based studies have investigated the underlying factors that predict it...
  10. ncbi request reprint Onset and persistence of depression in older people--results from a 2-year community follow-up study
    Tess Harris
    St George s University of London SGUL, Cranmer Terrace, Tooting, London SW17 0RE, UK
    Age Ageing 35:25-32. 2006
    ..For onset and persistence of depression, the effect of changes in these risk factors over time is unclear...
  11. ncbi request reprint Trends in potentially inappropriate prescribing amongst older UK primary care patients
    Stephen De Wilde
    Division of Community Health Sciences, St George s University of London, London, UK
    Pharmacoepidemiol Drug Saf 16:658-67. 2007
    ..To examine trends in UK primary care prescribing of medications potentially inappropriate for older people in the context of published international data...
  12. doi request reprint Identifying the clinical characteristics of older people living in care homes using a novel approach in a primary care database
    Sunil M Shah
    Division of Community Health Sciences, St George s University of London, London, UK
    Age Ageing 39:617-23. 2010
    ..to enhance identification of older nursing and residential home residents in a national sample and describe their chronic disease prevalence...