Tom Coleman

Summary

Affiliation: University of Nottingham
Country: UK

Publications

  1. pmc Physical activity as an aid to smoking cessation during pregnancy (LEAP) trial: study protocol for a randomized controlled trial
    Michael Ussher
    Division of Population Health Sciences and Education, St George s University of London, Cranmer Terrace, London, SW17 ORE, UK
    Trials 13:186. 2012
  2. pmc The cessation in pregnancy incentives trial (CPIT): study protocol for a randomized controlled trial
    David M Tappin
    Paediatric Epidemiology and Community Health Unit, Section of Child Health, Division of Developmental Medicine, Glasgow University, Yorkhill Campus, Glasgow, Scotland, U K
    Trials 13:113. 2012
  3. pmc The role of nicotine replacement therapy for temporary abstinence in the home to protect children from environmental tobacco smoke exposure: a qualitative study with disadvantaged smokers
    Olesya Atkinson
    UKCTCS and Division of Primary Care, University of Nottingham, Nottingham, UK
    BMC Public Health 13:262. 2013
  4. doi request reprint In smokers who lapse during nicotine patch treatment, continued patch use increases the likelihood of recovering abstinence
    Tim Coleman
    Division of Primary Care, UK Centre for Tobacco Control Studies, University of Nottingham, Nottingham, UK
    Evid Based Nurs 16:53-4. 2013
  5. doi request reprint Pharmacological interventions for promoting smoking cessation during pregnancy
    Tim Coleman
    Division of Primary Care, University of Nottingham, Nottingham, UK
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 9:CD010078. 2012
  6. pmc A randomised trial of nicotine assisted reduction to stop in pharmacies - the RedPharm study
    Taina Taskila
    UK Centre for Tobacco Control Studies, Primary Care Clinical Sciences, School of Health and Population Sciences, Primary Care Clinical Sciences Building, University of Birmingham, Birmingham B15 2TT, UK
    BMC Public Health 12:182. 2012
  7. pmc A comparison of patient recall of smoking cessation advice with advice recorded in electronic medical records
    Lisa Szatkowski
    Division of Primary Care, University of Nottingham, Queen s Medical Centre, Nottingham, NG7 2UH, UK
    BMC Public Health 11:291. 2011
  8. pmc Physical activity as an aid to smoking cessation during pregnancy: two feasibility studies
    Michael Ussher
    Division of Community Health Sciences, St, George s University of London, London, SW17 0RE, UK
    BMC Public Health 8:328. 2008
  9. pmc Prevalence of maternal smoking and environmental tobacco smoke exposure during pregnancy and impact on birth weight: retrospective study using Millennium Cohort
    Corinne Ward
    Division of Epidemiology and Public Health, University of Nottingham, Nottingham, UK
    BMC Public Health 7:81. 2007
  10. pmc The potential to improve ascertainment and intervention to reduce smoking in primary care: a cross sectional survey
    Rachael L Murray
    Division of Epidemiology and Public Health, University of Nottingham, Nottingham, UK
    BMC Health Serv Res 8:6. 2008

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  1. pmc Physical activity as an aid to smoking cessation during pregnancy (LEAP) trial: study protocol for a randomized controlled trial
    Michael Ussher
    Division of Population Health Sciences and Education, St George s University of London, Cranmer Terrace, London, SW17 ORE, UK
    Trials 13:186. 2012
    ..The London Exercise And Pregnant smokers (LEAP) trial is investigating whether a PA intervention is effective and cost-effective when used for smoking cessation by pregnant women, and will be the largest study of its kind to date...
  2. pmc The cessation in pregnancy incentives trial (CPIT): study protocol for a randomized controlled trial
    David M Tappin
    Paediatric Epidemiology and Community Health Unit, Section of Child Health, Division of Developmental Medicine, Glasgow University, Yorkhill Campus, Glasgow, Scotland, U K
    Trials 13:113. 2012
    ..Its first research recommendation was to determine: Within a UK context, are incentives an acceptable, effective and cost-effective way to help pregnant women who smoke to quit?..
  3. pmc The role of nicotine replacement therapy for temporary abstinence in the home to protect children from environmental tobacco smoke exposure: a qualitative study with disadvantaged smokers
    Olesya Atkinson
    UKCTCS and Division of Primary Care, University of Nottingham, Nottingham, UK
    BMC Public Health 13:262. 2013
    ..The aim of this study was therefore to explore the concept of using NRT for temporary abstinence in the home, to protect children from exposure to ETS...
  4. doi request reprint In smokers who lapse during nicotine patch treatment, continued patch use increases the likelihood of recovering abstinence
    Tim Coleman
    Division of Primary Care, UK Centre for Tobacco Control Studies, University of Nottingham, Nottingham, UK
    Evid Based Nurs 16:53-4. 2013
    ..Treating lapses with NRT probably encourages shortterm cessation; research should investigate this further and test the impact on smokers' long-term abstinence and health gain...
  5. doi request reprint Pharmacological interventions for promoting smoking cessation during pregnancy
    Tim Coleman
    Division of Primary Care, University of Nottingham, Nottingham, UK
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 9:CD010078. 2012
    ..When used by non-pregnant smokers, pharmacotherapies [nicotine replacement therapy (NRT), bupropion and varenicline] are effective treatments for smoking cessation, however, their efficacy and safety in pregnancy remains unknown...
  6. pmc A randomised trial of nicotine assisted reduction to stop in pharmacies - the RedPharm study
    Taina Taskila
    UK Centre for Tobacco Control Studies, Primary Care Clinical Sciences, School of Health and Population Sciences, Primary Care Clinical Sciences Building, University of Birmingham, Birmingham B15 2TT, UK
    BMC Public Health 12:182. 2012
    ..This pilot study aims therefore to examine the feasibility of implementing smoking reduction programme in pharmacies, and also to see if behavioural support and a longer treatment affect the success rate for cessation...
  7. pmc A comparison of patient recall of smoking cessation advice with advice recorded in electronic medical records
    Lisa Szatkowski
    Division of Primary Care, University of Nottingham, Queen s Medical Centre, Nottingham, NG7 2UH, UK
    BMC Public Health 11:291. 2011
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  8. pmc Physical activity as an aid to smoking cessation during pregnancy: two feasibility studies
    Michael Ussher
    Division of Community Health Sciences, St, George s University of London, London, SW17 0RE, UK
    BMC Public Health 8:328. 2008
    ..Two pilot studies assessed i) the feasibility of recruiting pregnant women to a trial of physical activity for smoking cessation, ii) adherence to physical activity and iii) women' perceptions of the intervention...
  9. pmc Prevalence of maternal smoking and environmental tobacco smoke exposure during pregnancy and impact on birth weight: retrospective study using Millennium Cohort
    Corinne Ward
    Division of Epidemiology and Public Health, University of Nottingham, Nottingham, UK
    BMC Public Health 7:81. 2007
    ..We conducted a large, cohort study to assess the impact of ETS exposure on birth weight whilst adjusting for the many factors known to influence this...
  10. pmc The potential to improve ascertainment and intervention to reduce smoking in primary care: a cross sectional survey
    Rachael L Murray
    Division of Epidemiology and Public Health, University of Nottingham, Nottingham, UK
    BMC Health Serv Res 8:6. 2008
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  11. pmc Provision of relapse prevention interventions in UK NHS Stop Smoking Services: a survey
    Shade A Agboola
    UK Centre for Tobacco Control Studies, Division of Epidemiology and Public Health, University of Nottingham, Nottingham, UK
    BMC Health Serv Res 10:214. 2010
    ..UK NHS Stop Smoking Services provide cost effective smoking cessation interventions but, as yet, there has been no assessment of their provision of relapse prevention interventions...
  12. pmc Relapse prevention in UK Stop Smoking Services: a qualitative study of health professionals' views and beliefs
    Shade A Agboola
    UK Centre for Tobacco Control Studies, Division of Epidemiology and Public Health, University of Nottingham, Nottingham, UK
    BMC Health Serv Res 9:67. 2009
    ..This study aimed to explore health professionals' understanding of relapse prevention interventions (RPIs), the feasibility of offering such support and whether and how these are currently used in UK NHS Stop Smoking Services...
  13. pmc Characteristics and prevalence of hardcore smokers attending UK general practitioners
    Hannah MacIntosh
    Division of Primary Care, University of Nottingham, Nottingham, UK
    BMC Fam Pract 7:24. 2006
    ..Consequently, this study reports the characteristics and prevalence of hardcore smokers attending UK GPs...
  14. pmc Do financial incentives for delivering health promotion counselling work? Analysis of smoking cessation activities stimulated by the quality and outcomes framework
    Tim Coleman
    Reader in Primary Care, UK Centre for Tobacco Control Studies, Division of Primary Care, University of Nottingham, Medical School, Queen s Medical Centre, Nottingham, NG7 2UH, UK
    BMC Public Health 10:167. 2010
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  15. pmc Protocol for the smoking, nicotine and pregnancy (SNAP) trial: double-blind, placebo-randomised, controlled trial of nicotine replacement therapy in pregnancy
    Tim Coleman
    Division of Primary Care, University of Nottingham, Nottingham, UK
    BMC Health Serv Res 7:2. 2007
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  16. ncbi request reprint Impact of contractual financial incentives on the ascertainment and management of smoking in primary care
    Tim Coleman
    School of Community Sciences, Division of Primary Care, University of Nottingham University Hospital, Queen s Medical Centre, Nottingham, UK
    Addiction 102:803-8. 2007
    ..The April 2004 contract for UK general practitioners (GPs) is an ambitious attempt to produce substantial changes in clinical practice. We investigated the impact of this on delivery of primary care smoking cessation interventions...
  17. doi request reprint Efficacy and safety of nicotine replacement therapy for smoking cessation in pregnancy: systematic review and meta-analysis
    Tim Coleman
    UK Centre for Tobacco Control Studies, University of Nottingham, Medical School, Nottingham, UK
    Addiction 106:52-61. 2011
    ..To determine the efficacy and safety of nicotine replacement therapy (NRT) with or without behavioural support when used to support smoking cessation in pregnancy...
  18. pmc Distributing questionnaires about smoking to patients: impact on general practitioners' recording of smoking advice
    Tim Coleman
    Division of Primary Care, University of Nottingham, Nottingham, UK
    BMC Health Serv Res 7:153. 2007
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  19. ncbi request reprint Recommendations for the use of pharmacological smoking cessation strategies in pregnant women
    Tim Coleman
    School of Community Health Sciences, Division of Primary Care, The Medical School, Queen s Medical Centre, Nottingham, England
    CNS Drugs 21:983-93. 2007
    ..There is no evidence, however, that NRT is actually effective for smoking cessation in pregnancy. With currently available evidence, bupropion and varenicline cannot be recommended in pregnancy for smoking cessation...
  20. doi request reprint Reducing harm from tobacco smoke exposure during pregnancy
    Tim Coleman
    Division of Primary Care, Queen s Medical Centre, University of Nottingham Medical School, Nottingham, United Kingdom
    Birth Defects Res C Embryo Today 84:73-9. 2008
    ..Consequently, this article reviews evidence for the safety and effectiveness of NRT when used for smoking cessation in pregnancy and recommendations concerning the use of NRT in pregnancy are presented...
  21. pmc Protocol for the Proactive Or Reactive Telephone Smoking CeSsation Support (PORTSSS) trial
    Tim Coleman
    Division of Primary Care and UK Centre for Tobacco Control Studies, University of Nottingham, Nottingham, UK
    Trials 10:26. 2009
    ..It will also investigate whether or not providing nicotine replacement therapy (NRT), in addition to telephone counselling, has an adjunctive impact on smoking cessation rates and whether or not this is cost effective...
  22. ncbi request reprint Qualitative study investigating the process of giving anti-smoking advice in general practice
    Tim Coleman
    School of Community Health Sciences, Division of General Practice, University Hospital, Queen s Medical Centre, Nottingham NG7 2UH, UK
    Patient Educ Couns 52:159-63. 2004
    ..GPs might find it easier and more rewarding to discuss smoking with patients if they possessed a greater range of skills for dealing with non-motivated smokers...
  23. ncbi request reprint Implementing a national treatment service for dependent smokers: initial challenges and solutions
    Tom Coleman
    School of Community Health Sciences, Division of Primary Care, University Hospital, Queen s Medical Centre, Nottingham, UK
    Addiction 100:12-8. 2005
    ..Setting up an entirely new national service, treating a new category of patient (smokers motivated to stop) was an ambitious aim and this paper documents the problems encountered in the early stages of this process...
  24. ncbi request reprint Comparison of the smoking behaviour and attitudes of smokers who believe they have smoking-related problems with those who do not
    Tim Coleman
    Division of General Practice, University of Nottingham, The Medical School, Queen s Medical Centre, Nottingham NG7 2UH, UK
    Fam Pract 20:520-3. 2003
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  25. ncbi request reprint Discussion of NRT and other antismoking interventions in UK general practitioners' routine consultations
    Tim Coleman
    Department of General Practice and Primary Health Care, Leicester Warwick Medical School, Leicester General Hospital Leicester, England
    Nicotine Tob Res 5:163-8. 2003
    ..Now that NRT is available by prescription from UK GPs, further research is needed to monitor whether this effective antismoking therapy is being prescribed appropriately...
  26. ncbi request reprint A new method for describing smokers' consulting behaviours which indicate their motivation to stop smoking: an exploration of validity and reliability
    Tim Coleman
    Division of General Practice and Primary Health Care, University of Leicester, Leicester General Hospital, UK
    Fam Pract 19:154-60. 2002
    ..Smokers vary in their readiness to try stopping smoking, but there currently are no objective tools for identifying smokers' consulting behaviours which indicate their level of motivation to try stopping smoking...
  27. pmc Recruiting pregnant smokers for a placebo-randomised controlled trial of nicotine replacement therapy
    Tim Coleman
    Division of Primary Care, University of Nottingham, Queen s University Medical Centre, Nottingham NG7 2UH England
    BMC Health Serv Res 4:29. 2004
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  28. ncbi request reprint U.K. general practitioners' beliefs, attitudes, and reported prescribing of nicotine replacement therapy in pregnancy
    Rachel Herbert
    Division of Primary Care, University of Nottingham, Medical School, Nottingham, United Kingdom
    Nicotine Tob Res 7:541-6. 2005
    ..Empirical evidence about the safety and efficacy of NRT use in pregnancy is required to inform general practitioners' decisions about prescribing NRT to pregnant women who smoke...
  29. doi request reprint Management of smokers motivated to quit: a qualitative study of smokers and GPs
    Andrew Wilson
    Department of Health Sciences, University of Leicester, Leicester, UK
    Fam Pract 27:404-9. 2010
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  30. pmc Factors associated with the provision of anti-smoking advice in general practice consultations
    Alison Wynn
    Department of General Practice and Primary Health Care, Leicester Warwick Medical School
    Br J Gen Pract 52:997-9. 2002
    ..Encouraging GPs to make greater use of problem-orientated opportunities to discuss smoking may have more effect on rates of advice giving than urging them to advise all smokers...
  31. doi request reprint 'Do your best for me': The difficulties of finding a clinically effective endpoint in smoking cessation consultations in primary care
    Alison Pilnick
    School of Sociology and Social Policy, University of Nottingham, University Park, Nottingham, UK
    Health (London) 14:57-74. 2010
    ..We discuss the implications of these findings for the management of smoking and other lifestyle issues within primary care consultations...
  32. doi request reprint Is smoking status routinely recorded when patients register with a new GP?
    Lisa Szatkowski
    Division of Primary Care, Universityof Nottingham, Nottingham, UK
    Fam Pract 27:673-5. 2010
    ....
  33. doi request reprint Unplanned attempts to quit smoking: a qualitative exploration
    Rachael L Murray
    UK Centre for Tobacco Control Studies, Division of Epidemiology and Public Health, University of Nottingham, Nottingham, UK
    Addiction 105:1299-302. 2010
    ..To gain a greater understanding of the process of unplanned attempts to quit smoking and the use of support in such attempts...
  34. doi request reprint A systematic review of the effectiveness of smoking relapse prevention interventions for abstinent smokers
    Shade Agboola
    Division of Epidemiology and Public Health, UK Centre for Tobacco Control Studies, University of Nottingham, Nottingham, UK
    Addiction 105:1362-80. 2010
    ....
  35. ncbi request reprint "I'll give up smoking when you get me better": patients' resistance to attempts to problematise smoking in general practice (GP) consultations
    Alison Pilnick
    School of Sociology and Social Policy, University of Nottingham, University Park, NG7 2RD, Nottingham, UK
    Soc Sci Med 57:135-45. 2003
    ..It is postulated that this results from the moral implications of linking a person's health status with their own behaviour, thereby undermining their claim to legitimate illness and to medical help...
  36. ncbi request reprint Death, depression and 'defensive expansion': closing down smoking as an issue for discussion in GP consultations
    Alison Pilnick
    School of Sociology and Social Policy, University of Nottingham, University Park, Nottingham NG7 2RD, UK
    Soc Sci Med 62:2500-12. 2006
    ....
  37. doi request reprint Validation of The Health Improvement Network (THIN) primary care database for monitoring prescriptions for smoking cessation medications
    Tessa E Langley
    UK Centre for Tobacco Control Studies, The University of Nottingham, UK
    Pharmacoepidemiol Drug Saf 19:586-90. 2010
    ..We therefore sought to investigate whether The Health Improvement Network (THIN) prescribing data are complete and can therefore be used to monitor trends in the prescribing of smoking cessation medications...
  38. ncbi request reprint Designing smoking cessation services for school-age smokers: A survey and qualitative study
    Andrew Molyneux
    Division of Respiratory Medicine, University of Nottingham, City Hospital, Nottingham, UK
    Nicotine Tob Res 8:539-46. 2006
    ..Our findings indicate that young smokers would favor school-based services offering confidential professional counseling and NRT...
  39. ncbi request reprint Targeting smokers in priority groups: the influence of government targets and policy statements
    Elspeth Pound
    Department of General Practice and Primary Health Care, University of Leicester, Leicester, UK
    Addiction 100:28-35. 2005
    ..This paper investigates how smoking cessation services responded to targets and instructions to attract priority groups and discusses the relative impact these on service development...
  40. pmc Comparison of the smoking behaviour and attitudes of smokers who attribute respiratory symptoms to smoking with those who do not
    Nikki Walters
    Department of General Practice and Primary Health Care, University of Leicester
    Br J Gen Pract 52:132-4. 2002
    ..0-23.3) more likely to believe that their health will improve if they stop smoking and six times (95% CI = 1.4-23.3) more likely to intend to stop smoking...
  41. pmc Promoting bicycle helmet wearing by children using non-legislative interventions: systematic review and meta-analysis
    Simon Royal
    Division of Primary Care, University Park, Nottingham, UK
    Inj Prev 13:162-7. 2007
    ..To assess the effectiveness of non-legislative interventions in increasing bicycle helmet use among children and young people, and to identify possible reasons for differential effectiveness of interventions...
  42. pmc Nicotine replacement therapy in pregnancy
    Tim Coleman
    BMJ 328:965-6. 2004
  43. ncbi request reprint Going smoke-free: the medical case for clean air in the home, at work and in public places
    Richard Edwards
    Clin Med 5:548-50. 2005
  44. ncbi request reprint Nicotine replacement therapy in pregnancy: use or avoid?
    Tim Coleman
    J R Soc Promot Health 125:210-1. 2005
  45. pmc ABC of smoking cessation. Use of simple advice and behavioural support
    Tim Coleman
    School of Community Health Sciences in the Division of Primary Care at University Hospital, Queen s Medical Centre, Nottingham
    BMJ 328:397-9. 2004
  46. pmc Communication between South Asian patients and GPs: comparative study using the Roter Interactional Analysis System
    Richard D Neal
    Department of General Practice, Cardiff University
    Br J Gen Pract 56:869-75. 2006
    ..The UK South Asian population has poorer health outcomes. Little is known about their process of care in general practice, or in particular the process of communication with GPs...
  47. ncbi request reprint Consent rates for video-recording general practice consultations: effect of ethnicity and other factors
    Richard D Neal
    Department of General Practice, University of Wales College of Medicine, Wrexham Technology Park, Wrexham LL13 7YP, UK
    Fam Pract 21:219-20. 2004
    ..No differences in consent rates were found with respect to age, gender and self-reported understanding of English...
  48. ncbi request reprint Lessons from the English smoking treatment services
    Martin Raw
    Department of Public Health Sciences, Guy s, King s and St Thomas School of Medicine, University of London, London, UK
    Addiction 100:84-91. 2005
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  49. ncbi request reprint The cost-effectiveness of the English smoking treatment services: evidence from practice
    Christine Godfrey
    Department of Health Sciences and Centre for Health Economics, Alcuin College, University of York, York, UK
    Addiction 100:70-83. 2005
    ..To investigate the cost-effectiveness of English specialist smoking cessation services...
  50. pmc Cessation interventions in routine health care
    Tim Coleman
    School of Community Health Sciences in the Division of Primary Care at University Hospital, Queen s Medical Centre, Nottingham
    BMJ 328:631-3. 2004
  51. pmc Special groups of smokers
    Tim Coleman
    School of Community Health Sciences in the Division of Primary Care at University Hospital, Queen s Medical Centre, Nottingham
    BMJ 328:575-7. 2004
  52. ncbi request reprint Delivering the English smoking treatment services
    Linda Bauld
    Department of Urban Studies, University of Glasgow, Glasgow, UK
    Addiction 100:19-27. 2005
    ..One factor complicating this was the issue of service funding. Funding was initially issued for a 3-year period and although this was extended on two occasions, these extensions were both announced close to the end of funding periods...
  53. pmc Near patient tests for smoking cessation
    Tim Coleman
    BMJ 331:979-80. 2005