V L Allgar

Summary

Affiliation: University of Leeds
Country: UK

Publications

  1. pmc Buprenorphine versus dihydrocodeine for opiate detoxification in primary care: a randomised controlled trial
    Nat M J Wright
    Centre for Research in Primary Care, 71 75 Clarendon Road, Leeds, LS2 9PL, UK
    BMC Fam Pract 8:3. 2007
  2. pmc Reasons for and consequences of missed appointments in general practice in the UK: questionnaire survey and prospective review of medical records
    Richard 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
  3. pmc Delays in the diagnosis of six cancers: analysis of data from the National Survey of NHS Patients: Cancer
    V 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
  4. ncbi request reprint General practictioners' management of cancer in England: secondary analysis of data from the National Survey of NHS Patients-Cancer
    V L Allgar
    Centre for Research in Primary Care, University of Leeds, Leeds, UK
    Eur J Cancer Care (Engl) 14:409-16. 2005
  5. pmc 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

Collaborators

  • R D Neal
  • Nat M J Wright
  • Charlotte N E Tompkins
  • Laura Sheard
  • Clive E Adams
  • Nicola S Oldham

Detail Information

Publications5

  1. pmc Buprenorphine versus dihydrocodeine for opiate detoxification in primary care: a randomised controlled trial
    Nat 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...
  2. pmc Reasons for and consequences of missed appointments in general practice in the UK: questionnaire survey and prospective review of medical records
    Richard 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...
  3. pmc Delays in the diagnosis of six cancers: analysis of data from the National Survey of NHS Patients: Cancer
    V 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...
  4. ncbi request reprint General practictioners' management of cancer in England: secondary analysis of data from the National Survey of NHS Patients-Cancer
    V 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...
  5. pmc 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...