V L Allgar
Affiliation: University of Leeds
- Buprenorphine versus dihydrocodeine for opiate detoxification in primary care: a randomised controlled trialNat M J Wright
Centre for Research in Primary Care, 71 75 Clarendon Road, Leeds, LS2 9PL, UK
BMC Fam Pract 8:3. 2007..There are a number of detoxification agents but no recommended drug of choice. The purpose of this study is to compare buprenorphine with dihydrocodeine for detoxification from illicit opiates in primary care...
- Reasons for and consequences of missed appointments in general practice in the UK: questionnaire survey and prospective review of medical recordsRichard D Neal
North Wales Clinical School, Department of General Practice, University of Cardiff, Wrexham Technology Park, Wrexham LL13 7YP, UK
BMC Fam Pract 6:47. 2005..Secondary aims are to compare psychological morbidity, and the previous appointments with GPs between subjects and a comparison group...
- Delays in the diagnosis of six cancers: analysis of data from the National Survey of NHS Patients: CancerV L Allgar
Centre for Research in Primary Care, University of Leeds, 71 75 Clarendon Road, Leeds LS2 9PL, UK
Br J Cancer 92:1959-70. 2005..Interventions aimed at reducing patient and primary care delays need to be developed and their effect on diagnostic stage and psychological distress evaluated...
- General practictioners' management of cancer in England: secondary analysis of data from the National Survey of NHS Patients-CancerV L Allgar
Centre for Research in Primary Care, University of Leeds, Leeds, UK
Eur J Cancer Care (Engl) 14:409-16. 2005..There remain considerable resource, educational and research needs to continue to provide high-quality cancer care in primary care...
- Sociodemographic factors and delays in the diagnosis of six cancers: analysis of data from the "National Survey of NHS Patients: Cancer"R D Neal
Department of General Practice, North Wales Clinical School, Wales College of Medicine, Cardiff University, Wrexham Technology Park, Wrexham LL13 7YP, Wales, UK
Br J Cancer 92:1971-5. 2005..These findings should influence the design of interventions aimed at reducing diagnostic delays with the aim of improving morbidity, mortality, and psychological outcomes through earlier stage diagnosis...