Peter Davey

Summary

Affiliation: University of Dundee
Country: UK

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint The patient's role in the spread and control of bacterial resistance to antibiotics
    Peter Davey
    MEMO, University of Dundee, Dundee, UK, Tayside Center for General Practice, Dundee, UK
    Clin Microbiol Infect 8:43-68. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint Cost effectiveness of quinolones in hospitals and the community
    P Davey
    Department of Clinical Pharmacology, Ninewells Hospital, Dundee, Scotland
    Drugs 58:71-7. 1999
  3. ncbi request reprint Association between antibiotic resistance and community prescribing: a critical review of bias and confounding in published studies
    D Steinke
    Medicines Monitoring Unit, Department of Clinical Pharmacology and Therapeutics, University of Dundee, Dundee, Scotland
    Clin Infect Dis 33:S193-205. 2001
  4. pmc Not so simple cystitis: how should prescribers be supported to make informed decisions about the increasing prevalence of infections caused by drug-resistant bacteria?
    P Davey
    MEMO Medicines Monitoring Unit, Ninewells Hospital, Dundee
    Br J Gen Pract 50:143-6. 2000
  5. ncbi request reprint Costs associated with symptomatic systolic heart failure
    P G Davey
    MEMO Medicines Monitoring, University Department of Clinical Pharmacology, Ninewells Hospital and Medical School, Dundee, Scotland
    Pharmacoeconomics 16:399-407. 1999
  6. pmc Reducing door-to-antibiotic time in community-acquired pneumonia: Controlled before-and-after evaluation and cost-effectiveness analysis
    Gavin Barlow
    Ninewells Hospital and Medical School, Dundee, Scotland, UK
    Thorax 62:67-74. 2007
  7. doi request reprint The European surveillance of antimicrobial consumption (ESAC) point-prevalence survey of antibacterial use in 20 European hospitals in 2006
    Faranak Ansari
    Division of Clinical and Population Sciences and Education, University of Dundee, Dundee, Great Britain
    Clin Infect Dis 49:1496-504. 2009
  8. doi request reprint Severity assessment of skin and soft tissue infections: cohort study of management and outcomes for hospitalized patients
    Charis Marwick
    Quality, Safety and Informatics Research Group, Division of Clinical and Population Sciences and Education, Mackenzie Building, Kirsty Semple Way, Dundee DD2 4BF, Scotland, UK
    J Antimicrob Chemother 66:387-97. 2011
  9. doi request reprint Prospective study of severity assessment and management of acute medical admissions with skin and soft tissue infection
    Charis Marwick
    Quality, Safety and Informatics Research Group, Division of Population Health Sciences, Medical Research Institute, Mackenzie Building, Kirsty Semple Way, Dundee DD2 4BF, Scotland, UK
    J Antimicrob Chemother 67:1016-9. 2012
  10. doi request reprint Development of standardized methods for analysis of changes in antibacterial use in hospitals from 18 European countries: the European Surveillance of Antimicrobial Consumption (ESAC) longitudinal survey, 2000-06
    F Ansari
    Division of Clinical and Population Sciences and Education, University of Dundee, Dundee, UK
    J Antimicrob Chemother 65:2685-91. 2010

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Publications41

  1. ncbi request reprint The patient's role in the spread and control of bacterial resistance to antibiotics
    Peter Davey
    MEMO, University of Dundee, Dundee, UK, Tayside Center for General Practice, Dundee, UK
    Clin Microbiol Infect 8:43-68. 2002
    ..This, in turn, may help to control the development and spread of resistance to antibiotics...
  2. ncbi request reprint Cost effectiveness of quinolones in hospitals and the community
    P Davey
    Department of Clinical Pharmacology, Ninewells Hospital, Dundee, Scotland
    Drugs 58:71-7. 1999
    ..Consequently, there is little evidence to support the use of economic models to determine the consequences of antibiotic resistance in the community...
  3. ncbi request reprint Association between antibiotic resistance and community prescribing: a critical review of bias and confounding in published studies
    D Steinke
    Medicines Monitoring Unit, Department of Clinical Pharmacology and Therapeutics, University of Dundee, Dundee, Scotland
    Clin Infect Dis 33:S193-205. 2001
    ..Nonetheless, several important sources of bias and confounding must be taken into account in future studies that analyze the impact of prescribing policies on resistance...
  4. pmc Not so simple cystitis: how should prescribers be supported to make informed decisions about the increasing prevalence of infections caused by drug-resistant bacteria?
    P Davey
    MEMO Medicines Monitoring Unit, Ninewells Hospital, Dundee
    Br J Gen Pract 50:143-6. 2000
    ..Symptomatic treatment can control symptoms and allow time for microbiological investigation. Both of these strategies may help to reduce unnecessary prescribing of antibiotics in general and quinolones in particular...
  5. ncbi request reprint Costs associated with symptomatic systolic heart failure
    P G Davey
    MEMO Medicines Monitoring, University Department of Clinical Pharmacology, Ninewells Hospital and Medical School, Dundee, Scotland
    Pharmacoeconomics 16:399-407. 1999
    ..To investigate whether the extent of systolic dysfunction is a useful predictor of the costs of healthcare and social support for patients with heart failure...
  6. pmc Reducing door-to-antibiotic time in community-acquired pneumonia: Controlled before-and-after evaluation and cost-effectiveness analysis
    Gavin Barlow
    Ninewells Hospital and Medical School, Dundee, Scotland, UK
    Thorax 62:67-74. 2007
    ..An audit at our hospital during 1999-2000 showed that this target was achieved in less than two thirds of patients with severe CAP...
  7. doi request reprint The European surveillance of antimicrobial consumption (ESAC) point-prevalence survey of antibacterial use in 20 European hospitals in 2006
    Faranak Ansari
    Division of Clinical and Population Sciences and Education, University of Dundee, Dundee, Great Britain
    Clin Infect Dis 49:1496-504. 2009
    ..We aimed to standardize a method for surveillance of antibacterial use in hospitals from different health care systems and to identify targets for quality improvement...
  8. doi request reprint Severity assessment of skin and soft tissue infections: cohort study of management and outcomes for hospitalized patients
    Charis Marwick
    Quality, Safety and Informatics Research Group, Division of Clinical and Population Sciences and Education, Mackenzie Building, Kirsty Semple Way, Dundee DD2 4BF, Scotland, UK
    J Antimicrob Chemother 66:387-97. 2011
    ..They are a common indication for antimicrobial therapy. However, there are few data on treatment outcomes or the validity of clinical severity scores...
  9. doi request reprint Prospective study of severity assessment and management of acute medical admissions with skin and soft tissue infection
    Charis Marwick
    Quality, Safety and Informatics Research Group, Division of Population Health Sciences, Medical Research Institute, Mackenzie Building, Kirsty Semple Way, Dundee DD2 4BF, Scotland, UK
    J Antimicrob Chemother 67:1016-9. 2012
    ..Several severity scoring systems have been proposed for skin and soft tissue infections (SSTIs), but none has been tested prospectively...
  10. doi request reprint Development of standardized methods for analysis of changes in antibacterial use in hospitals from 18 European countries: the European Surveillance of Antimicrobial Consumption (ESAC) longitudinal survey, 2000-06
    F Ansari
    Division of Clinical and Population Sciences and Education, University of Dundee, Dundee, UK
    J Antimicrob Chemother 65:2685-91. 2010
    ..Our objective was to develop and test standardized methods for collection and statistical analysis of longitudinal data on hospital antibacterial use from different countries...
  11. doi request reprint Outpatient antibiotic use in the four administrations of the UK: cross-sectional and longitudinal analysis
    Peter Davey
    Health Informatics Centre, Mackenzie Building, Kirsty Semple Way, Dundee DD2 4BF, Scotland, UK
    J Antimicrob Chemother 62:1441-7. 2008
    ..We compared community antibiotic use in the four administrations of the UK with that in other European countries...
  12. pmc Cranberry or trimethoprim for the prevention of recurrent urinary tract infections? A randomized controlled trial in older women
    Marion E T McMurdo
    Ageing and Health, Division of Medicine and Therapeutics, Ninewells Hospital and Medical School, University of Dundee, Dundee DD1 9SY, Scotland, UK
    J Antimicrob Chemother 63:389-95. 2009
    ..To compare the effectiveness of cranberry extract with low-dose trimethoprim in the prevention of recurrent urinary tract infections (UTIs) in older women...
  13. ncbi request reprint The potential role of computerized decision support systems to improve empirical antibiotic prescribing
    Peter Davey
    Health Informatics Centre, Division of Community Health Sciences, Mackenzie Building, Kirsty Semple Way, Dundee DD2 4BF, UK
    J Antimicrob Chemother 58:1105-6. 2006
    ..The results from this trial provide a significant contribution to the development of evidence-based prescribing of antibiotics...
  14. ncbi request reprint Professional education on antimicrobial prescribing: a report from the Specialist Advisory Committee on Antimicrobial Resistance (SACAR) Professional Education Subgroup
    Peter Davey
    Health Informatics Centre, Mackenzie Building, Kirsty Semple Way, Dundee DD2 4BF, UK
    J Antimicrob Chemother 60:i27-32. 2007
    ..Our recommendation is that this work needs to be continued through an initiative that will ensure UK collaboration on defining learning outcomes for prudent antimicrobial use for all health professionals...
  15. pmc Systematic review of antimicrobial drug prescribing in hospitals
    Peter Davey
    University of Dundee Medical School, Dundee, United Kingdom
    Emerg Infect Dis 12:211-6. 2006
    ..The ability to compare results of studies could be substantially improved by standardizing methods and reporting...
  16. pmc From intermittent antibiotic point prevalence surveys to quality improvement: experience in Scottish hospitals
    William Malcolm
    NHS National Services Scotland, Health Protection Scotland, Meridian Court, 5 Cadogan Street, Glasgow, Scotland, G2 6QE, UK
    Antimicrob Resist Infect Control 2:3. 2013
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  17. pmc Community acquired infections in older patients admitted to hospital from care homes versus the community: cohort study of microbiology and outcomes
    Charis Marwick
    Division of Population Health Sciences, Medical Research Institute, University of Dundee, Mackenzie Building, Kirsty Semple Way, Dundee, DD2 4BF, Scotland, UK
    BMC Geriatr 13:12. 2013
    ..Our aim was to compare the prevalence of antibiotic resistant bacteria and clinical outcomes in older patients admitted to hospital with acute infections from care homes versus their own homes...
  18. ncbi request reprint Implementation strategies for a Scottish national epilepsy guideline in primary care: results of the Tayside Implementation of Guidelines in Epilepsy Randomized (TIGER) trial
    Julian Davis
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University of Dundee, Dundee, Scotland
    Epilepsia 45:28-34. 2004
    ..To determine the effectiveness of two dissemination and implementation strategies to implement a national guideline for epilepsy management in primary care settings...
  19. doi request reprint High risk prescribing in primary care patients particularly vulnerable to adverse drug events: cross sectional population database analysis in Scottish general practice
    Bruce Guthrie
    Quality, Safety and Informatics Research Group, Centre for Primary Care and Population Research, University of Dundee, Kirsty Semple Way, Dundee DD2 4BF, UK
    BMJ 342:d3514. 2011
    ..To examine the prevalence and patterns of high risk prescribing, defined as potentially inappropriate prescribing of drugs to primary care patients particularly vulnerable to adverse drug events...
  20. doi request reprint A survey on public knowledge and perceptions of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus
    Phyllis M Easton
    NHS Tayside, Dundee, Scotland, UK
    J Antimicrob Chemother 63:209-14. 2009
    ....
  21. ncbi request reprint Outcomes of an intervention to improve hospital antibiotic prescribing: interrupted time series with segmented regression analysis
    Faranak Ansari
    Department of Clinical Pharmacology, University of Dundee, Dundee DD1 9SY, Dundee
    J Antimicrob Chemother 52:842-8. 2003
    ..To evaluate an intervention to reduce inappropriate use of key antibiotics with interrupted time series analysis...
  22. ncbi request reprint Overview of strategies for overcoming the challenge of antimicrobial resistance
    Peter Davey
    Division of Community and Population Sciences and Education, Mackenzie Building, Kirsty Semple Way, Dundee, DD2 4BF, UK
    Expert Rev Clin Pharmacol 3:667-86. 2010
    ..We review evidence of progress with these aims in Europe and nationally in Scotland...
  23. doi request reprint Scottish Antimicrobial Prescribing Group (SAPG): development and impact of the Scottish National Antimicrobial Stewardship Programme
    Dilip Nathwani
    Infection Unit, East Block, Level 4, Ninewells Hospital and Medical School, Dundee DD1 9SY, UK
    Int J Antimicrob Agents 38:16-26. 2011
    ....
  24. doi request reprint Care bundles: the holy grail of infectious risk management in hospital?
    Charis Marwick
    Quality and Safety Improvement Research Group, Division of Community and Population Sciences and Education, College of Medicine, Dentistry and Nursing, University of Dundee, Dundee, Scotland
    Curr Opin Infect Dis 22:364-9. 2009
    ..We describe how bundles should be designed, implemented and evaluated with measurement designed for quality improvement rather than research or judgement...
  25. ncbi request reprint A population study of first exposure to community antibacterials in children and the suitability of routine urine samples for study of the acquisition of drug resistance
    Douglas Steinke
    MEMO, Department of Clinical Pharmacology, Ninewells Hospital, University of Dundee, Dundee DD1 9SY, UK
    J Antimicrob Chemother 50:1085-8. 2002
    ..In conclusion, urine samples are unsuitable for a prospective cohort study of the relationship between antibacterial exposure and resistance in children...
  26. ncbi request reprint Quality of care in sepsis management: development and testing of measures for improvement
    Charis Marwick
    Department of Infectious Diseases, Medicine and Cardiovascular Group, Ninewells Hospital, Dundee DD1 9SY, Scotland, UK
    J Antimicrob Chemother 60:694-7. 2007
    ..To develop and test a set of measures of quality of care in the process of sepsis management, to determine the inter-rater reliability of case-note review in assessment of these measures and to assess our current standard of care...
  27. ncbi request reprint Improving practice--working together to improve the use of antimicrobials
    Jonathan Cooke
    Pharmacy and Medicines Management, University Hospital of South Manchester NHS Foundation Trust, Manchester M23 9LT, UK
    J Antimicrob Chemother 60:712-4. 2007
    ....
  28. ncbi request reprint The public's attitudes to and compliance with antibiotics
    Cliodna A M McNulty
    Health Protection Agency Primary Care Unit, Microbiology Department, Gloucestershire Royal Hospital, Great Western Road, Gloucester GL1 3NN, UK
    J Antimicrob Chemother 60:i63-8. 2007
    ..We should also promote a 'Do not recycle antibiotics' message towards the more highly educated, young women who are more likely to store, take and share antibiotics without advice...
  29. doi request reprint Design of a 'day 3 bundle' to improve the reassessment of inpatient empirical antibiotic prescriptions
    Celine Pulcini
    Service d Infectiologie, Hopital l Archet 1, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire de Nice, route St Antoine de Ginestière, BP 3079, 06202 Nice Cedex 3, France
    J Antimicrob Chemother 61:1384-8. 2008
    ....
  30. ncbi request reprint National guidance and allocation of resources. Economics has both strengths and weaknesses in health resource allocation
    Peter Davey
    BMJ 324:427-8. 2002
  31. ncbi request reprint Identifying barriers to the rapid administration of appropriate antibiotics in community-acquired pneumonia
    Gavin Barlow
    Castle Hill Hospital, Hull and East Yorkshire Hospitals NHS Trust, Cottingham, East Yorkshire, UK
    J Antimicrob Chemother 61:442-51. 2008
    ..Despite multiple guidelines for management of community-acquired pneumonia (CAP), barriers to guideline use are rarely evaluated...
  32. ncbi request reprint Cost-minimization analysis and audit of antibiotic management of bone and joint infections with ambulatory teicoplanin, in-patient care or outpatient oral linezolid therapy
    Dilip Nathwani
    Infection and Immunodeficiency Unit, Ward 42, East Block, UK
    J Antimicrob Chemother 51:391-6. 2003
    ..The potential for alternative day or thrice weekly dosing with teicoplanin may offer further cost advantages whilst maintaining equivalent clinical effectiveness...
  33. ncbi request reprint A checklist for retrospective database studies--report of the ISPOR Task Force on Retrospective Databases
    Brenda Motheral
    Express Scripts, Maryland Heights, MO 63043, USA
    Value Health 6:90-7. 2003
    ..However, retrospective databases pose a series of methodological challenges, some of which are unique to this data source...
  34. ncbi request reprint A longitudinal study of patient- and observer-rated quality of life in schizophrenia
    Paul B Fitzgerald
    Alfred Psychiatry Research Centre, The Alfred and Monash University Department of Psychological Medicine, Melbourne, VIC 3004, Australia
    Psychiatry Res 119:55-62. 2003
    ..They should be considered as separate and complementary outcome variables and utilized accordingly...
  35. ncbi request reprint Room for improvement: a systematic review of the quality of evaluations of interventions to improve hospital antibiotic prescribing
    Craig Ramsay
    Health Services Research Unit, University of Aberdeen, Aberdeen, UK
    J Antimicrob Chemother 52:764-71. 2003
    ..This study was undertaken in order to evaluate the current evidence base on the effectiveness of interventions to change antibiotic prescribing to hospital inpatients...
  36. ncbi request reprint Association between antibiotic prescribing trends in general practice and community-acquired pneumonia mortality
    Peter Davey
    Respir Med 98:798-800; author reply 801-3. 2004
  37. pmc Antimicrobial drugs in the home, United Kingdom
    Cliodna A M McNulty
    Health Protection Agency, Gloucester, United Kingdom
    Emerg Infect Dis 12:1523-6. 2006
    ..Of respondents with leftover drugs, 44% kept them in case of future need, and 18% had taken these drugs without medical advice...
  38. ncbi request reprint Don't wear me out--the public's knowledge of and attitudes to antibiotic use
    Cliodna A M McNulty
    Health Protection Agency Primary Care Unit, Microbiology Department, Gloucestershire Royal Hospital, Great Western Road, Gloucester GL1 3NN, UK
    J Antimicrob Chemother 59:727-38. 2007
    ..To assess the public's knowledge and attitudes to antibiotics, their reported antibiotic use and the relationship between them...
  39. ncbi request reprint Does health-selective migration following diagnosis strengthen the relationship between Type 2 diabetes and deprivation?
    Matthew Cox
    St Andrews University, St Andrews, Fife, UK
    Soc Sci Med 65:32-42. 2007
    ..We conclude that care should be taken when evaluating the relationship between diabetes and deprivation in cross-sectional studies...
  40. ncbi request reprint Meeting report: Messages from Moscow--the BSAC at the ninth IACMAC International Congress on Antimicrobial Therapy
    Peter Davey
    Health Informatics Centre, Mackenzie Building, Kirsty Semple Way, Dundee DD2 4BF, UK
    J Antimicrob Chemother 60:1193-4. 2007
    ....
  41. ncbi request reprint Use of indicators to evaluate the quality of community-acquired pneumonia management
    Dilip Nathwani
    Infection and Immunodeficiency Unit, Tayside University Hospitals Trust, Dundee, United Kingdom
    Clin Infect Dis 34:318-23. 2002
    ..154). Our study has confirmed the value of quality indicators in evaluating our CAP management and has stimulated the development and implementation of a local hospital-based integrated care pathway...