Simon Coulton

Summary

Affiliation: University of York
Country: UK

Publications

  1. pmc Improving response rates using a monetary incentive for patient completion of questionnaires: an observational study
    Stephen D Brealey
    Department of Health Sciences, York Trials Unit, Seebohm Rowntree Building, University of York, Heslington, York YO10 5DD, UK
    BMC Med Res Methodol 7:12. 2007
  2. pmc The DAMASK trial protocol: a pragmatic randomised trial to evaluate whether GPs should have direct access to MRI for patients with suspected internal derangement of the knee
    Stephen D Brealey
    Department of Health Sciences, York Trials Unit, Seebohm Rowntree Building, University of York, Heslington, York YO10 5DD, UK
    BMC Health Serv Res 6:133. 2006
  3. pmc Opportunistic screening for alcohol use disorders in primary care: comparative study
    Simon Coulton
    Department of Health Sciences, University of York, York YO10 5DD
    BMJ 332:511-7. 2006
  4. pmc Participants' preference for type of leaflet used to feed back the results of a randomised trial: a survey
    Stephen Brealey
    Department of Health Sciences, Seebohm Rowntree Building, University of York, Heslington, York YO10 5DD, UK
    Trials 11:116. 2010
  5. doi request reprint Screening tools assessing risk of suicide and self-harm in adult offenders: a systematic review
    Amanda E Perry
    University of York, Heslington, United Kingdom
    Int J Offender Ther Comp Criminol 54:803-28. 2010
  6. doi request reprint The effectiveness of interventions for drug-using offenders in the courts, secure establishments and the community: a systematic review
    Amanda E Perry
    Centre for Criminal Justice Economics and Psychology, Wentworth College, University of York, Heslington, York, UK
    Subst Use Misuse 44:374-400. 2009
  7. pmc Cost effectiveness of nurse delivered endoscopy: findings from randomised multi-institution nurse endoscopy trial (MINuET)
    Gerry Richardson
    Centre for Health Economics and Hull York Medical School HYMS, University of York, York YO10 5DD
    BMJ 338:b270. 2009
  8. ncbi request reprint Using postal randomization to replace telephone randomization had no significant effect on recruitment of patients
    Stephen D Brealey
    Department of Health Sciences, York Trials Unit, Seebohm Rowntree Building, University of York, Heslington, York YO10 5DD, UK
    J Clin Epidemiol 60:1046-51. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint Failure to validate the Health Survey for England physical activity module in a cardiac population
    Alison Orrell
    BHF Care and Education Research Group, Department of Health Sciences, University of York, York YO10 5DD, UK
    Health Policy 84:262-8. 2007
  10. ncbi request reprint Randomized trial of a brief physiotherapy intervention compared with usual physiotherapy for neck pain patients: cost-effectiveness analysis
    Andrea Manca
    Centre for Health Economics, University of York, UK
    Int J Technol Assess Health Care 22:67-75. 2006

Detail Information

Publications13

  1. pmc Improving response rates using a monetary incentive for patient completion of questionnaires: an observational study
    Stephen D Brealey
    Department of Health Sciences, York Trials Unit, Seebohm Rowntree Building, University of York, Heslington, York YO10 5DD, UK
    BMC Med Res Methodol 7:12. 2007
    ..To improve response rates in our trial in primary care we tested the effect of introducing an unconditional direct payment of 5 pounds for the completion of postal questionnaires...
  2. pmc The DAMASK trial protocol: a pragmatic randomised trial to evaluate whether GPs should have direct access to MRI for patients with suspected internal derangement of the knee
    Stephen D Brealey
    Department of Health Sciences, York Trials Unit, Seebohm Rowntree Building, University of York, Heslington, York YO10 5DD, UK
    BMC Health Serv Res 6:133. 2006
    ..The objective of this study was to resolve uncertainty whether GPs should refer patients with suspected internal derangement of the knee for MRI or to an orthopaedic specialist in secondary care...
  3. pmc Opportunistic screening for alcohol use disorders in primary care: comparative study
    Simon Coulton
    Department of Health Sciences, University of York, York YO10 5DD
    BMJ 332:511-7. 2006
    ..To evaluate the efficacy and relative costs of different screening methods for the identification of alcohol use disorders in an opportunistic screening programme in primary care in the United Kingdom...
  4. pmc Participants' preference for type of leaflet used to feed back the results of a randomised trial: a survey
    Stephen Brealey
    Department of Health Sciences, Seebohm Rowntree Building, University of York, Heslington, York YO10 5DD, UK
    Trials 11:116. 2010
    ..This study aims to determine participants' preferences for type of leaflet (short versus long) used to summarise the findings of a randomised trial; and to test whether certain characteristics explained participants' preferences...
  5. doi request reprint Screening tools assessing risk of suicide and self-harm in adult offenders: a systematic review
    Amanda E Perry
    University of York, Heslington, United Kingdom
    Int J Offender Ther Comp Criminol 54:803-28. 2010
    ..Research is needed to assess the predictive validity of tools for offender populations in the identification of those at risk, particularly those in probation and community settings...
  6. doi request reprint The effectiveness of interventions for drug-using offenders in the courts, secure establishments and the community: a systematic review
    Amanda E Perry
    Centre for Criminal Justice Economics and Psychology, Wentworth College, University of York, Heslington, York, UK
    Subst Use Misuse 44:374-400. 2009
    ..Little is known about the cost and cost effectiveness of such interventions, and the development of established protocols is required...
  7. pmc Cost effectiveness of nurse delivered endoscopy: findings from randomised multi-institution nurse endoscopy trial (MINuET)
    Gerry Richardson
    Centre for Health Economics and Hull York Medical School HYMS, University of York, York YO10 5DD
    BMJ 338:b270. 2009
    ..To compare the cost effectiveness of nurses and doctors in performing upper gastrointestinal endoscopy and flexible sigmoidoscopy...
  8. ncbi request reprint Using postal randomization to replace telephone randomization had no significant effect on recruitment of patients
    Stephen D Brealey
    Department of Health Sciences, York Trials Unit, Seebohm Rowntree Building, University of York, Heslington, York YO10 5DD, UK
    J Clin Epidemiol 60:1046-51. 2007
    ..To test the effect of postal randomization on recruitment of patients into a randomized trial in primary care...
  9. ncbi request reprint Failure to validate the Health Survey for England physical activity module in a cardiac population
    Alison Orrell
    BHF Care and Education Research Group, Department of Health Sciences, University of York, York YO10 5DD, UK
    Health Policy 84:262-8. 2007
    ..The aim of this study was to assess the validity of the Health Survey for England physical activity module as a measure of physical activity in older adults with coronary heart disease...
  10. ncbi request reprint Randomized trial of a brief physiotherapy intervention compared with usual physiotherapy for neck pain patients: cost-effectiveness analysis
    Andrea Manca
    Centre for Health Economics, University of York, UK
    Int J Technol Assess Health Care 22:67-75. 2006
    ..To assess the cost-effectiveness of brief physiotherapy intervention versus usual physiotherapy management in patients with neck pain of musculoskeletal origin in the community setting...
  11. doi request reprint Low identification of alcohol use disorders in general practice in England
    Survjit Cheeta
    Department of Psychology, Brunel University, Middlesex, UK
    Addiction 103:766-73. 2008
    ..General population prevalence rates of AUDs were obtained from the Psychiatric Morbidity Survey. Chi(2) tests and identification ratios were used to analyse the data...
  12. pmc The effectiveness and cost-effectiveness of opportunistic screening and stepped care interventions for older hazardous alcohol users in primary care (AESOPS) - a randomised control trial protocol
    Simon Coulton
    Centre for Health Service Studies, University of Kent, Canterbury, UK
    BMC Health Serv Res 8:129. 2008
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  13. pmc Randomised trial of a brief physiotherapy intervention compared with usual physiotherapy for neck pain patients: outcomes and patients' preference
    Jennifer A Klaber Moffett
    Institute of Rehabilitation, University of Hull, Hull HU3 2PG
    BMJ 330:75. 2005
    ..Firstly, to compare the effectiveness of a brief physiotherapy intervention with "usual" physiotherapy for patients with neck pain. Secondly, to evaluate the effect of patients' preferences on outcome...