N C Campbell

Summary

Affiliation: University of Aberdeen
Country: UK

Publications

  1. pmc Factors influencing time from presentation to treatment of colorectal and breast cancer in urban and rural areas
    R Robertson
    Department of General Practice and Primary Care, University of Aberdeen, Foresterhill Health Centre, Westburn Road, AB25 2AY Aberdeen, UK
    Br J Cancer 90:1479-85. 2004
  2. pmc Providing cancer services to remote and rural areas: consensus study
    L Stevenson
    Department of General Practice and Primary Care, University of Aberdeen, Foresterhill Health Centre, Aberdeen AB25 2AY, UK
    Br J Cancer 89:821-7. 2003
  3. pmc Patient motivations surrounding participation in phase I and phase II clinical trials of cancer chemotherapy
    Z A Nurgat
    Pharmacy Department, Aberdeen Royal Infirmary, Foresterhill Site, Aberdeen AB25 2ZN, UK
    Br J Cancer 92:1001-5. 2005
  4. pmc Goal conflict, goal facilitation, and health professionals' provision of physical activity advice in primary care: an exploratory prospective study
    Justin Presseau
    Institute of Health and Society, Baddiley Clark building, Richardson Road, Newcastle University, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE2 4AX, UK
    Implement Sci 6:73. 2011
  5. pmc Why do people fail to turn good intentions into action? The role of executive control processes in the translation of healthy eating intentions into action in young Scottish adults
    Julia L Allan
    School of Psychology, University of Aberdeen, Aberdeen, UK
    BMC Public Health 8:123. 2008
  6. pmc Secondary prevention in coronary heart disease: baseline survey of provision in general practice
    N C Campbell
    Department of General Practice and Primary Care, University of Aberdeen, Foresterhill Health Centre, Aberdeen AB25 2AY
    BMJ 316:1430-4. 1998
  7. pmc Secondary prevention clinics: improving quality of life and outcome
    N C Campbell
    Department of General Practice and Primary Care, University of Aberdeen, Foresterhill Health Centre, Westburn Road, Aberdeen AB25 2AY, UK
    Heart 90:iv29-32; discussion iv39-40. 2004
  8. pmc Diagnosing chest pain in general practice
    Neil C Campbell
    University of Aberdeen Department of General Practice and Primary Care, Foresterhill Health Centre, Aberdeen AB25 2AY
    BMJ 332:646-7. 2006
  9. pmc A qualitative study in rural and urban areas on whether--and how--to consult during routine and out of hours
    Neil C Campbell
    Department of General Practice and Primary Care, University of Aberdeen, Foresterhill Health Centre, Westburn Road, Aberdeen, AB25 2AY, UK
    BMC Fam Pract 7:26. 2006
  10. pmc Designing and evaluating complex interventions to improve health care
    Neil C Campbell
    Department of General Practice and Primary Care, University of Aberdeen, Foresterhill Health Centre, Aberdeen AB25 2AY
    BMJ 334:455-9. 2007

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Publications35

  1. pmc Factors influencing time from presentation to treatment of colorectal and breast cancer in urban and rural areas
    R Robertson
    Department of General Practice and Primary Care, University of Aberdeen, Foresterhill Health Centre, Westburn Road, AB25 2AY Aberdeen, UK
    Br J Cancer 90:1479-85. 2004
    ..Delay was associated with past anxiety or depression. There was variation between general practices and treatment appeared quicker at practices with more female general practitioners...
  2. pmc Providing cancer services to remote and rural areas: consensus study
    L Stevenson
    Department of General Practice and Primary Care, University of Aberdeen, Foresterhill Health Centre, Aberdeen AB25 2AY, UK
    Br J Cancer 89:821-7. 2003
    ..Our findings show that more evidence is needed regarding the balance of risks and benefits of local chemotherapy provision. Overall, however, there is agreement on many principles for cancer care that could be translated into practice...
  3. pmc Patient motivations surrounding participation in phase I and phase II clinical trials of cancer chemotherapy
    Z A Nurgat
    Pharmacy Department, Aberdeen Royal Infirmary, Foresterhill Site, Aberdeen AB25 2ZN, UK
    Br J Cancer 92:1001-5. 2005
    ..Trialists should be aware, and take account of the expectations that participants place in trial drugs...
  4. pmc Goal conflict, goal facilitation, and health professionals' provision of physical activity advice in primary care: an exploratory prospective study
    Justin Presseau
    Institute of Health and Society, Baddiley Clark building, Richardson Road, Newcastle University, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE2 4AX, UK
    Implement Sci 6:73. 2011
    ....
  5. pmc Why do people fail to turn good intentions into action? The role of executive control processes in the translation of healthy eating intentions into action in young Scottish adults
    Julia L Allan
    School of Psychology, University of Aberdeen, Aberdeen, UK
    BMC Public Health 8:123. 2008
    ....
  6. pmc Secondary prevention in coronary heart disease: baseline survey of provision in general practice
    N C Campbell
    Department of General Practice and Primary Care, University of Aberdeen, Foresterhill Health Centre, Aberdeen AB25 2AY
    BMJ 316:1430-4. 1998
    ..To determine secondary preventive treatment and habits among patients with coronary heart disease in general practice...
  7. pmc Secondary prevention clinics: improving quality of life and outcome
    N C Campbell
    Department of General Practice and Primary Care, University of Aberdeen, Foresterhill Health Centre, Westburn Road, Aberdeen AB25 2AY, UK
    Heart 90:iv29-32; discussion iv39-40. 2004
    ..Benefits are conditional on several factors: in particular, risk factors are only reduced if clinic attendance is accompanied by appropriate prescribing, and improvements in risk factors are only sustained if the clinics are continued...
  8. pmc Diagnosing chest pain in general practice
    Neil C Campbell
    University of Aberdeen Department of General Practice and Primary Care, Foresterhill Health Centre, Aberdeen AB25 2AY
    BMJ 332:646-7. 2006
  9. pmc A qualitative study in rural and urban areas on whether--and how--to consult during routine and out of hours
    Neil C Campbell
    Department of General Practice and Primary Care, University of Aberdeen, Foresterhill Health Centre, Westburn Road, Aberdeen, AB25 2AY, UK
    BMC Fam Pract 7:26. 2006
    ..Differences in health service provision may play a part in this. We aimed to explore whether and how patients' consulting intentions take account of their perceptions of health service provision...
  10. pmc Designing and evaluating complex interventions to improve health care
    Neil C Campbell
    Department of General Practice and Primary Care, University of Aberdeen, Foresterhill Health Centre, Aberdeen AB25 2AY
    BMJ 334:455-9. 2007
  11. pmc Targeted screening for peripheral arterial disease in general practice: a pilot study in a high risk group
    Neil C Campbell
    University of Aberdeen, Department of General Practice and Primary Care, Foresterhill Health Centre, Aberdeen
    Br J Gen Pract 57:311-5. 2007
    ..Screening of high-risk groups for peripheral arterial disease has been advocated because the condition underdiagnosed and secondary prevention can reduce cardiovascular event rates...
  12. ncbi request reprint Primary care oncology: essential if high quality cancer care is to be achieved for all
    Neil C Campbell
    CRC Primary Care Oncology Fellow, University of Aberdeen, UK
    Fam Pract 19:577-8. 2002
  13. pmc Impact of deprivation and rural residence on treatment of colorectal and lung cancer
    N C Campbell
    Department of General Practice and Primary Care, Foresterhill Health Centre, Westburn Road, Aberdeen AB25 2AY, UK
    Br J Cancer 87:585-90. 2002
    ..03 to 1.64). These findings suggest that socio-economic status and rurality may have a minor impact on modalities of treatment for colorectal and lung cancer, but do not lead to delays between referral and treatment...
  14. pmc Secondary prevention clinics for coronary heart disease: randomised trial of effect on health
    N C Campbell
    Department of General Practice and Primary Care, Foresterhill Health Centre, Aberdeen AB25 2AY
    BMJ 316:1434-7. 1998
    ..To evaluate the effects of secondary prevention clinics run by nurses in general practice on the health of patients with coronary heart disease...
  15. pmc Rural and urban differences in stage at diagnosis of colorectal and lung cancers
    N C Campbell
    Department of General Practice and Primary Care, Foresterhill Health Centre, Westburn Road, Aberdeen, AB25 2AY
    Br J Cancer 84:910-4. 2001
    ..This needs to be taken into account when planning investigation and treatment services...
  16. pmc Systematic review of cancer treatment programmes in remote and rural areas
    N C Campbell
    Department of General Practice and Primary Care, Foresterhill Health Centre, Aberdeen, UK
    Br J Cancer 80:1275-80. 1999
    ..Tele-oncology, by which some consultations are conducted using televideo, may be an acceptable adjunct. Larger and more methodologically robust studies are justified and should be conducted...
  17. doi request reprint Factors contributing to the time taken to consult with symptoms of lung cancer: a cross-sectional study
    S M Smith
    Centre of Academic Primary Care, University of Aberdeen, Foresterhill Health Centre, Aberdeen, UK
    Thorax 64:523-31. 2009
    ..To determine what factors are associated with the time people take to consult with symptoms of lung cancer, with a focus on those from rural and socially deprived areas...
  18. doi request reprint Secondary prevention clinics for coronary heart disease: a 10-year follow-up of a randomised controlled trial in primary care
    E K Delaney
    Department of General Practice and Primary Care, University of Aberdeen, Foresterhill Health Centre, Aberdeen, UK
    Heart 94:1419-23. 2008
    ..To evaluate the effects of nurse-led secondary prevention clinics for coronary heart disease (CHD) in primary care on total mortality and coronary event rates after 10 years...
  19. pmc Rural factors and survival from cancer: analysis of Scottish cancer registrations
    N C Campbell
    Department of General Practice and Primary Care, Foresterhill Health Centre, Aberden, UK
    Br J Cancer 82:1863-6. 2000
    ..Increasing distance from a cancer centre was associated with less chance of diagnosis before death for stomach, breast and colorectal cancers and poorer survival after diagnosis for prostate and lung cancers...
  20. ncbi request reprint Striking the right balance in colorectal cancer care--a qualitative study of rural and urban patients
    Norma S C Bain
    Department of General Practice and Primary Care, Foresterhill Health Centre, Aberdeen University Medical School, Westburn Road, Foresterhill, Aberdeen AB25 2AY, Scotland, UK
    Fam Pract 19:369-74. 2002
    ..Colorectal cancer is the second most common cause of cancer-related death in Scotland. For patients, the journey from diagnosis through treatment is complex and there are inequalities in survival rates...
  21. pmc Patient satisfaction with GP-led melanoma follow-up: a randomised controlled trial
    P Murchie
    Centre of Academic Primary Care, University of Aberdeen, Foresterhill Health Centre, Aberdeen AB25 2AY, UK
    Br J Cancer 102:1447-55. 2010
    ..This randomised controlled trial was conducted to evaluate the effects of GP-led melanoma follow-up on patient satisfaction, follow-up guideline compliance, anxiety and depression, as well as health status...
  22. pmc Modifiable and fixed factors predicting quality of life in people with colorectal cancer
    N M Gray
    Centre of Academic Primary Care, University of Aberdeen, Foresterhill Health Centre, Westburn Road, Aberdeen AB25 2AY, UK
    Br J Cancer 104:1697-703. 2011
    ..People with colorectal cancer have impaired quality of life (QoL). We investigated what factors were most highly associated with it...
  23. ncbi request reprint Effects of secondary prevention clinics on health status in patients with coronary heart disease: 4 year follow-up of a randomized trial in primary care
    Peter Murchie
    Department of General Practice and Primary Care, University of Aberdeen, Foresterhill Health Centre, Westburn Road, Aberdeen AB25 2AY
    Fam Pract 21:567-74. 2004
    ..In a randomized trial of nurse-led secondary prevention clinics, we found significantly improved health status at 1 year. Participants were followed-up again at 4 years to determine if improvements had been sustained...
  24. doi request reprint GP-led melanoma follow-up: views and feelings of patient recipients
    Peter Murchie
    Centre of Academic Primary Care, University of Aberdeen, Foresterhill Health Centre, Westburn Road, Aberdeen, AB25 2AY, UK
    Support Care Cancer 18:225-33. 2010
    ....
  25. doi request reprint GP-led melanoma follow-up: the practical experience of GPs
    Peter Murchie
    Centre of Academic Primary Care, University of Aberdeen, Foresterhill Health Centre, Westburn Road, Aberdeen AB25 2AY, UK
    Fam Pract 26:317-24. 2009
    ..To explore how GP-led melanoma follow-up had actually worked from the perspective of GPs by exploring in detail the practical experience of GPs running the programme...
  26. ncbi request reprint Pigmented lesions, cutaneous melanoma, and future challenges for primary care
    Peter Murchie
    Department of General Practice and Primary Care, University of Aberdeen, Foresterhill Health Centre, Aberdeen, Scotland, UK
    Eur J Gen Pract 13:151-4. 2007
    ..Organizational changes are required to meet the increasing challenge posed to primary care by melanoma and should be based on the most rigorous evidence...
  27. ncbi request reprint Designing an integrated follow-up programme for people treated for cutaneous malignant melanoma: a practical application of the MRC framework for the design and evaluation of complex interventions to improve health
    Peter Murchie
    Department of General Practice and Primary Care, University of Aberdeen, Foresterhill Health Centre, Westburn Road, Aberdeen AB25 2AY, UK
    Fam Pract 24:283-92. 2007
    ..Researchers differ in applying the framework...
  28. pmc Secondary prevention clinics for coronary heart disease: four year follow up of a randomised controlled trial in primary care
    Peter Murchie
    Department of General Practice and Primary Care, University of Aberdeen, Foresterhill Health Centre, Aberdeen AB25 2AY, UK
    BMJ 326:84. 2003
    ..To evaluate the effects of nurse led clinics in primary care on secondary prevention, total mortality, and coronary event rates after four years...
  29. ncbi request reprint Treatment of minor illness in primary care: a national survey of patient satisfaction, attitudes and preferences regarding a wider nursing role
    Jan Caldow
    Department of General Practice and Primary Care, University of Aberdeen, Aberdeen, UK
    Health Expect 10:30-45. 2007
    ..This study investigated patient opinion about the provision of nurse-led vs. doctor-led primary health care in the treatment of minor illness...
  30. pmc Running nurse-led secondary prevention clinics for coronary heart disease in primary care: qualitative study of health professionals' perspectives
    Peter Murchie
    Department of General Practice and Primary Care, University of Aberdeen, Foresterhill Health Centre, Aberdeen
    Br J Gen Pract 55:522-8. 2005
    ..This qualitative trial was conducted to explore the experience of health professionals that had been involved in running the clinics...
  31. ncbi request reprint Rural/urban differences in accounts of patients' initial decisions to consult primary care
    Jane Farmer
    University of Aberdeen Business School, Edward Wright Building, Dunbar Street, Old Aberdeen AB24 3QY, UK
    Health Place 12:210-21. 2006
    ..Perceptions about access to different health services meant rural patients' decision-making in out-of-hours emergencies was complex. Rural/urban differences in demand could be affected by change in UK primary care provision...
  32. ncbi request reprint Provision of oncology services in remote rural areas: a Scottish perspective
    S M Smith
    Department of General Practice and Primary Care, University of Aberdeen, UK
    Eur J Cancer Care (Engl) 13:185-92. 2004
    ..It is clear, however, that the proper infrastructure needs to be in place in terms of local expertise, ensured quality of care, and good communication links with cancer centres before this could happen...
  33. ncbi request reprint Promoting behaviour change in patients with coronary heart disease--a consensus study in two countries with different healthcare systems
    Molly Byrne
    Department of General Practice, Clinical Science Institute, National University of Ireland, Galway, Ireland
    Eur J Gen Pract 9:134-40. 2003
    ..Secondary prevention in primary care has been shown to be suboptimal. Evidence on approaches to behaviour change, suitable for implementation in primary care, is needed...
  34. pmc Cost effectiveness of nurse led secondary prevention clinics for coronary heart disease in primary care: follow up of a randomised controlled trial
    James P Raftery
    Health Economics Facility, Health Services Management Centre, University of Birmingham, Birmingham B15 2RT
    BMJ 330:707. 2005
    ..To establish the cost effectiveness of nurse led secondary prevention clinics for coronary heart disease based on four years' follow up of a randomised controlled trial...
  35. pmc Treating hypertension with guidelines in general practice
    Neil C Campbell
    BMJ 329:523-4. 2004