G Elwyn

Summary

Affiliation: University of Wales
Country: UK

Publications

  1. pmc Measuring access to primary care appointments: a review of methods
    Wendy Jones
    Department of Primary Care, The Clinical School, University of Wales Swansea, UK
    BMC Fam Pract 4:8. 2003
  2. pmc PSA testing for prostate cancer: an online survey of the views and reported practice of General Practitioners in the UK
    Jo Brett
    Cancer Research UK Primary Care Education Research Group, Department of Primary Health Care, Old Road Campus, University of Oxford, Headington, Oxford, OX3 7LF, UK
    BMC Fam Pract 6:24. 2005
  3. ncbi request reprint The OPTION scale: measuring the extent that clinicians involve patients in decision-making tasks
    Glyn Elwyn
    Primary Care Group, School of Medicine, University of Wales Swansea, Swansea, UK
    Health Expect 8:34-42. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint Arriving at the postmodern medical consultation
    Glyn Elwyn
    University of Wales, SA2 8PP Swansea, UK
    Eur J Gen Pract 10:93-7. 2004
  5. pmc The consultation game
    G Elwyn
    Primary Care Group, University of Wales Swansea, Swansea SA2 8PP, UK
    Qual Saf Health Care 13:415-6. 2004
  6. pmc Safety from numbers: Identifying drug related morbidity using electronic records in primary care
    G Elwyn
    Primary Care Research Group, University of Wales Swansea Clinical School, Swansea SA2 8PP, UK
    Qual Saf Health Care 13:170-1. 2004
  7. pmc "Doing prescribing": how might clinicians work differently for better, safer care
    G Elwyn
    Primary Care Group, Swansea Clinical School, University of Wales Swansea, Grove Building, Singleton Park, Swansea SA2 8PP, UK
    Qual Saf Health Care 12:i33-6. 2003
  8. pmc What information do patients need about medicines? "Doing prescribing": how doctors can be more effective
    Glyn Elwyn
    Primary Care Group, Swansea Clinical School, University of Wales Swansea, Swansea SA2 8PP
    BMJ 327:864-7. 2003
  9. pmc A 'real puzzle': the views of patients with epilepsy about the organisation of care
    Glyn Elwyn
    Primary Care Research Group, Swansea Clinical School, University of Wales, UK
    BMC Fam Pract 4:4. 2003
  10. pmc "Doing prescribing": high hopes and unexplored beliefs
    G Elwyn
    Primary Care Research Group, University of Wales Swansea Clinical School, Swansea SA2 8PP, UK
    Qual Saf Health Care 12:243. 2003

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  1. pmc Measuring access to primary care appointments: a review of methods
    Wendy Jones
    Department of Primary Care, The Clinical School, University of Wales Swansea, UK
    BMC Fam Pract 4:8. 2003
    ..Therefore we aimed to search for and compare methods that have been published or are being developed to measure patient access to primary care appointments, with particular focus on finding methods using appointment system data...
  2. pmc PSA testing for prostate cancer: an online survey of the views and reported practice of General Practitioners in the UK
    Jo Brett
    Cancer Research UK Primary Care Education Research Group, Department of Primary Health Care, Old Road Campus, University of Oxford, Headington, Oxford, OX3 7LF, UK
    BMC Fam Pract 6:24. 2005
    ..This study aimed to determine UK GPs' current reported practice regarding PSA testing, and their views towards informed decision-making and PSA testing...
  3. ncbi request reprint The OPTION scale: measuring the extent that clinicians involve patients in decision-making tasks
    Glyn Elwyn
    Primary Care Group, School of Medicine, University of Wales Swansea, Swansea, UK
    Health Expect 8:34-42. 2005
    ..The OPTION instrument assesses to what degree clinicians involve patients in decision making...
  4. ncbi request reprint Arriving at the postmodern medical consultation
    Glyn Elwyn
    University of Wales, SA2 8PP Swansea, UK
    Eur J Gen Pract 10:93-7. 2004
    ..Creating the circumstances and the means for creating an effective dialogue in the postmodern consultation is the prime task for physicians...
  5. pmc The consultation game
    G Elwyn
    Primary Care Group, University of Wales Swansea, Swansea SA2 8PP, UK
    Qual Saf Health Care 13:415-6. 2004
  6. pmc Safety from numbers: Identifying drug related morbidity using electronic records in primary care
    G Elwyn
    Primary Care Research Group, University of Wales Swansea Clinical School, Swansea SA2 8PP, UK
    Qual Saf Health Care 13:170-1. 2004
  7. pmc "Doing prescribing": how might clinicians work differently for better, safer care
    G Elwyn
    Primary Care Group, Swansea Clinical School, University of Wales Swansea, Grove Building, Singleton Park, Swansea SA2 8PP, UK
    Qual Saf Health Care 12:i33-6. 2003
    ....
  8. pmc What information do patients need about medicines? "Doing prescribing": how doctors can be more effective
    Glyn Elwyn
    Primary Care Group, Swansea Clinical School, University of Wales Swansea, Swansea SA2 8PP
    BMJ 327:864-7. 2003
  9. pmc A 'real puzzle': the views of patients with epilepsy about the organisation of care
    Glyn Elwyn
    Primary Care Research Group, Swansea Clinical School, University of Wales, UK
    BMC Fam Pract 4:4. 2003
    ..Little is known about how individuals who have a diagnosis of epilepsy have experienced healthcare services or their views about how they should best be organised to meet their ongoing needs...
  10. pmc "Doing prescribing": high hopes and unexplored beliefs
    G Elwyn
    Primary Care Research Group, University of Wales Swansea Clinical School, Swansea SA2 8PP, UK
    Qual Saf Health Care 12:243. 2003
  11. ncbi request reprint Developing a measure of patient access to primary care: the access response index (AROS)
    Glyn Elwyn
    Primary Care Research, Department of Primary Health Care, The Clinical School, University of Wales, Swansea, UK
    J Eval Clin Pract 9:33-7. 2003
    ..Data are represented in clear graphical daily format, either just for one practice or as an anonymous composite graph with other practices in the locality...
  12. pmc Shared decision making: developing the OPTION scale for measuring patient involvement
    G Elwyn
    Department of Primary Care, University of Wales Swansea Clinical School, Swansea SA2 8PP, UK
    Qual Saf Health Care 12:93-9. 2003
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  13. ncbi request reprint Patient-based outcome results from a cluster randomized trial of shared decision making skill development and use of risk communication aids in general practice
    A Edwards
    Department of Primary Care, University of Wales Swansea, UK
    Fam Pract 21:347-54. 2004
    ..Some data are accruing about the effects of such approaches on health or other patient-based outcomes. These effects often vary substantially between studies...
  14. ncbi request reprint Achieving involvement: process outcomes from a cluster randomized trial of shared decision making skill development and use of risk communication aids in general practice
    G Elwyn
    Department of Primary Care, University of Wales Swansea, UK
    Fam Pract 21:337-46. 2004
    ..Few data exist on clinicians' ability to acquire skills and implement the competences of SDM or risk communication in consultations with patients...
  15. pmc Assessing organisational development in primary medical care using a group based assessment: the Maturity Matrix
    G Elwyn
    University of Wales, Swansea SA2 8PP, UK
    Qual Saf Health Care 13:287-94. 2004
    ..To design and develop an instrument to assess the degree of organisational development achieved in primary medical care organisations...
  16. doi request reprint Understanding patient experience of out-of-hours general practitioner services in South Wales: a qualitative study
    J N Egbunike
    Department of Primary Care and Public Health, School of Medicine, Cardiff University, 2nd Floor, Neuadd Meirionnydd, Heath Park, Cardiff CF144YS, UK
    Emerg Med J 25:649-54. 2008
    ..In the light of recent changes in the structure and provision of out-of-hours service in the UK, there is a need to re-assess the quality of care. One way to assess the quality of care is through patient experience...
  17. ncbi request reprint Involving patients in decision making and communicating risk: a longitudinal evaluation of doctors' attitudes and confidence during a randomized trial
    Adrian Edwards
    Department of Primary Care, Swansea Clinical School, University of Wales Swansea, UK
    J Eval Clin Pract 10:431-7. 2004
    ..The attitudes of professionals undergoing training in these approaches may inform how to overcome these barriers, but there are few such data yet available...
  18. pmc Practice and professional development plans (PPDPs): results of a feasibility study
    G Elwyn
    Department of General Practice, University of Wales, College of Medicine, Canolfan lechyd Llanedeym Health Centre, Cardiff CF23 9PN, UK
    BMC Fam Pract 2:1. 2001
    ..Dissatisfaction with uniprofessional education structures as a means of improving the quality of healthcare has led to proposals to develop ways of integrating professional learning and organisational development...
  19. pmc The prevention of type 2 diabetes: general practitioner and practice nurse opinions
    Rhys Williams
    Swansea Clinical School, University of Wales Swansea
    Br J Gen Pract 54:531-5. 2004
    ..Primary prevention of type 2 diabetes is now possible with lifestyle or pharmacological interventions in people who are at risk. Primary care would seem to be the legitimate setting for this to take place...
  20. ncbi request reprint Organizational assessment in general practice: a systematic review and implications for quality improvement
    Melody Rhydderch
    Organisational Psychologist, Primary Care Group, University of Wales Swansea, Swansea SA2 8PP, UK
    J Eval Clin Pract 11:366-78. 2005
    ..The aim of this article is to inform the debate by reviewing the international-peer-reviewed literature on organizational assessments used in general practice settings...
  21. pmc Impact of case management by advanced practice nurses in primary care on unplanned hospital admissions: a controlled intervention study
    Dyfed W Huws
    Department of Primary Care and Public Health, School of Medicine, Cardiff University, Neuadd Meirionnydd, Heath Park, Cardiff, CF14 4YS, UK
    BMC Health Serv Res 8:115. 2008
    ..We aimed to study the effect of advanced practice nurse case management on unplanned medical and geriatric hospital admission rates in patients 50 years and over, and on admission risk in a 'higher risk' sub-group of patients in the UK...
  22. pmc Setting up a Paediatric Rapid Access Outpatient Unit: views of general practice teams
    Lisa Williams
    Department of Paediatrics, School of Medicine, Cardiff University, The Children s Hospital for Wales, Heath Park, Cardiff, CF14 4XW, UK
    BMC Fam Pract 9:54. 2008
    ..There are no qualitative data on the views of primary care practitioners regarding these types of facilities. The aim of the study was to explore the opinions of primary care practitioners regarding a newly established RAOU...
  23. pmc The effects of the Two-Week Rule on NHS colorectal cancer diagnostic services: a systematic literature review
    Kymberley Thorne
    School of Medicine, University of Wales, Swansea, UK
    BMC Health Serv Res 6:43. 2006
    ..Guidelines were available to GPs to facilitate the appropriate TWR referral of patients exhibiting high-risk CRC symptoms...
  24. doi request reprint An independent evaluation of the modernization of NHS endoscopy services in England: data poverty and no improvement
    Kymberley Thorne
    Centre for Health Information, Research and Evaluation CHIRAL, School of Medicine, Swansea University, Singleton Park, Swansea, UK
    J Eval Clin Pract 16:693-9. 2010
    ..We independently evaluated the MES programme by comparing routinely collected, service-related endoscopy data from sites that participated in the MES programme and sites that did not...
  25. pmc Unmeasured improvement work: the lack of routinely collected, service-related data in NHS endoscopy units in England involved in "modernisation"
    Kymberley Thorne
    School of Medicine, Swansea University, Swansea, UK
    BMC Health Serv Res 8:20. 2008
    ..The availability of routinely collected service-related endoscopy data from NHS endoscopy units has never been quantified...
  26. pmc Shared decision making and risk communication in practice: a qualitative study of GPs' experiences
    Adrian Edwards
    Department of Primary Care, Swansea Clinical School, University of Wales Swansea, Wales SA2 8PP
    Br J Gen Pract 55:6-13. 2005
    ..Important barriers to the wider implementation of shared decision making remain. The experiences of professionals who are skilled in this approach may identify how to overcome these barriers...
  27. ncbi request reprint Snapshots and snippets: general practitioners' reflections on professional space
    Frances Rapport
    Swansea University, School of Medicine, Grove Building, Singleton Park, Swansea SA2 8PP, UK
    Health Place 13:532-44. 2007
    ..Whilst some appear helpless in the face of change, others are making their presence felt through embodied, personalized or authorial spaces...
  28. ncbi request reprint The development of COMRADE--a patient-based outcome measure to evaluate the effectiveness of risk communication and treatment decision making in consultations
    Adrian Edwards
    Department of Primary Care, Clinical School of Medicine, University of Wales Swansea, Singleton Park, UK
    Patient Educ Couns 50:311-22. 2003
    ..Usage in further studies will facilitate systematic reviews. Consequently, lessons for wider application of these interventions in practice, and policy implications regarding greater patient involvement should then be clearer...
  29. ncbi request reprint Organisational change theory and the use of indicators in general practice
    M Rhydderch
    Department of Primary Care, The Clinical School, University of Wales Swansea, Swansea SA2 8PP, UK
    Qual Saf Health Care 13:213-7. 2004
    ..It concludes that a strategic framework for quality improvement should take account of all four theories, recognising the multiple realities that any one approach will fail to reflect...
  30. ncbi request reprint Manufactured but not imported: new directions for research in shared decision making support and skills
    Adrian Edwards
    Department of Primary Care, Swansea Clinical School, University of Wales, Singleton Park, Swansea, Wales SA2 8PP, UK
    Patient Educ Couns 50:33-8. 2003
    ..If we can learn these lessons, then wider implementation of shared decision making or consumer involvement may become a nearer prospect...
  31. ncbi request reprint Attitudes of genetic clinicians in Wales to the future development of cancer genetics services
    Rachel Iredale
    Institute of Medical Genetics, School of Medicine, Cardiff University, Heath Park, Cardiff, UK
    J Eval Clin Pract 13:86-9. 2007
    ..Cancer genetics is one of the fastest-growing areas of clinical genetics and it is imperative to identify how services should be organized and delivered in the future...
  32. ncbi request reprint 'Can we smell the organizational coffee?' The gap between the theory and practice of 'learning practices'
    Glyn Elwyn
    Primary Care Group, The Clinical School, University of Wales Swansea, UK
    J Eval Clin Pract 10:371-4. 2004
  33. ncbi request reprint Organizing palliative care for rural populations: a systematic review of the evidence
    Rhodri Evans
    Department of Primary Care, University of Wales Swansea Clinical School, Swansea SA2 8PP, UK
    Fam Pract 20:304-10. 2003
    ..Little is known, however, either of their views or of how best to organize palliative care in rural areas...
  34. doi request reprint A review of decision support technologies for amniocentesis
    M A Durand
    Department of Primary Care and Public Health, School of Medicine, Cardiff University, Neuadd Meirionnydd, Health Park CF14 4YS, UK
    Hum Reprod Update 14:659-68. 2008
    ..The purpose of this review was to describe and evaluate existing DSTs for amniocentesis testing...
  35. ncbi request reprint Making interactive decision support for patients a reality
    Rhodri Evans
    Primary Care Group, School of Medicine, University of Wales Swansea, Grove Building, Singleton Park, Swansea SA2 8PP, Wales, UK
    Inform Prim Care 12:109-13. 2004
    ..We suggest that there may be an impact on the doctor-patient relationship and that this presents a number of opportunities. However, there are ethical challenges such as information bias and commercialisation...
  36. ncbi request reprint From manila to monitor: biographies of general practitioner workspaces
    Frances Rapport
    Swansea University, Scool of Medicine, Swansea, UK
    Health (London) 10:233-51. 2006
    ....
  37. pmc Effects of communicating individual risks in screening programmes: Cochrane systematic review
    Adrian Edwards
    Department of Primary Care, University of Wales Swansea Clinical School, Singleton Park, Swansea SA2 8PP
    BMJ 327:703-9. 2003
    ..To assess the effects of different types of individualised risk communication for patients who are deciding whether to participate in screening...
  38. ncbi request reprint Assessing the practising physician using patient surveys: a systematic review of instruments and feedback methods
    Richard G Evans
    School of Medicine, Swansea University, Swansea SA2 8PP, UK
    Fam Pract 24:117-27. 2007
    ..In this context, the patient perspective is seen as a potentially valid component. Yet, the theoretical and empirical evidence base for such patient assessments is unclear...
  39. ncbi request reprint Reduction in uptake of PSA tests following decision aids: systematic review of current aids and their evaluations
    Rhodri Evans
    Department of Primary Care, University of Wales Swansea Clinical School, Singleton Park, Swansea SA2 8PP, UK
    Patient Educ Couns 58:13-26. 2005
    ..4% (95% confidence interval: -0.7 to 7.4%; P = 0.10). PSA decision aids improve knowledge about PSA testing, at least in the short term. Men given these decision aids seem to be less likely to have the PSA test...
  40. ncbi request reprint Decision aids for familial breast cancer: exploring women's views using focus groups
    Frances Rapport
    School of Medicine, Centre for Health Information, Research and Evaluation CHIRAL, Swansea University, Singleton Park, Swansea, UK
    Health Expect 9:232-44. 2006
    ..Information currently includes leaflets and computerized decision aids, offering interactive interfaces to clarify complex choices...
  41. doi request reprint Deliberation before determination: the definition and evaluation of good decision making
    Glyn Elwyn
    Department of Primary Care and Public Health, School of Medicine, Cardiff University, Cardiff, UK
    Health Expect 13:139-47. 2010
    ....
  42. ncbi request reprint How risk is perceived, constructed and interpreted by clients in clinical genetics, and the effects on decision making: systematic review
    Stephanie Sivell
    Department of Primary Care and Public Health, School of Medicine, Cardiff University, 2nd Floor, Neuadd Meirionydd, Heath Park, Cardiff, CF14 4YS, UK
    J Genet Couns 17:30-63. 2008
    ....
  43. pmc Review of instruments for peer assessment of physicians
    Richard Evans
    Primary Care Group, Swansea Clinical School, University of Wales Swansea, Swansea SA2 8PP
    BMJ 328:1240. 2004
    ....
  44. doi request reprint Information and decision support needs of parents considering amniocentesis: interviews with pregnant women and health professionals
    Marie Anne Durand
    Department of Primary Care and Public Health, School of Medicine, Cardiff University, Cardiff, UK
    Health Expect 13:125-38. 2010
    ..Our aim was to clarify and categorize information and decision support needs of pregnant women deciding about amniocentesis...
  45. doi request reprint Where is the theory? Evaluating the theoretical frameworks described in decision support technologies
    Marie Anne Durand
    Department of Primary Care and Public Health, School of Medicine, Cardiff University, Cardiff, UK
    Patient Educ Couns 71:125-35. 2008
    ..To identify and describe the extent to which theory or theoretical frameworks informed the development and evaluation of decision support technologies (DSTs)...
  46. pmc Involve the patient and pass the MRCGP: investigating shared decision making in a consulting skills examination using a validated instrument
    A Niroshan Siriwardena
    University of Lincoln, Lincoln
    Br J Gen Pract 56:857-62. 2006
    ..Shared decision making is an important aspect of patient centredness. Lack of this consulting behaviour is a common reason for failure in the Membership of the Royal College of General Practitioners (MRCGP) consulting skills examination...
  47. ncbi request reprint Error and safety in primary care: no clear boundaries
    Lionel Jacobson
    Department of General Practice, University of Wales College of Medicine, Llanedeyrn Health Centre, Llanedeyrn, Cardiff CF23 9PN, UK
    Fam Pract 20:237-41. 2003
    ..Regardless of definitions, reflection on critical incidents, adverse events or other notable events is important, but requires time and resources to be conducted effectively...
  48. pmc Influencing referral practice using feedback of adherence to NICE guidelines: a quality improvement report for dyspepsia
    Glyn Elwyn
    Department of General Practice, Centre for Health Sciences Research, Cardiff University, Cardiff, UK
    Qual Saf Health Care 16:67-70. 2007
    ..Rising demand and increasing waiting times for upper gastrointestinal endoscopy (gastroscopy)...
  49. ncbi request reprint Inside the black box of shared decision making: distinguishing between the process of involvement and who makes the decision
    Adrian Edwards
    Department of General Practice, Centre for Health Sciences Research, Cardiff University, Cardiff, UK
    Health Expect 9:307-20. 2006
    ..Shared decision making has practical implications for everyday health care. However, it stems from largely theoretical frameworks and is not widely implemented in routine practice...
  50. pmc Advancing theories, models and measurement for an interprofessional approach to shared decision making in primary care: a study protocol
    France Legare
    Research Center of the Centre Hospitalier Universitaire de Québec, Quebec, Canada
    BMC Health Serv Res 8:2. 2008
    ..The objectives of this study are to develop a conceptual model and propose a set of measurement tools for enhancing an interprofessional approach to SDM in primary healthcare...
  51. pmc A randomised controlled trial of the effects of a web-based PSA decision aid, Prosdex. Protocol
    Rhodri Evans
    Department of Primary Care and Public Health, Cardiff University, Wales, UK
    BMC Fam Pract 8:58. 2007
    ..In addition, a mathematical simulation model of the effects of Prosdex will be developed...
  52. pmc "It's a maybe test": men's experiences of prostate specific antigen testing in primary care
    Rhodri Evans
    Department of Primary Care and Public Health, Cardiff University, Neuadd Meirionydd, Heath Park, Cardiff
    Br J Gen Pract 57:303-10. 2007
    ..It is not known whether this policy is actually adhered to in primary care. Furthermore, little is known of the experiences of men who face this decision...
  53. ncbi request reprint Shared decision making: the reliability of the OPTION scale in Italy
    Claudia Goss
    Department of Medicine and Public Health, Section of Psychiatry and Clinical Psychology, University of Verona, Verona, Italy
    Patient Educ Couns 66:296-302. 2007
    ..The English language version has a Cohen's kappa score for individual items ranging from 0.45 to 0.98 and an intraclass correlation coefficient (ICC) for the total score of 0.77...
  54. ncbi request reprint Prominent strategy but rare in practice: shared decision-making and patient decision support technologies in the UK
    Rhodri Evans
    Department of Primary Care and Public Health, Cardiff University, Cardiff, Wales, UK
    Z Arztl Fortbild Qualitatssich 101:247-53. 2007
    ..3 euro National Programme for IT. The legislative framework in the UK is conducive to the implementation of shared decision-making, and there is a growing body of research literature, albeit focused on PDSTs...
  55. pmc Measuring quality through performance. Respecting the subjective: quality measurement from the patient's perspective
    Glyn Elwyn
    Department of Primary Care and Public Health, Cardiff University, Cardiff CF14 4YS
    BMJ 335:1021-2. 2007
  56. pmc Instruments to assess the perception of physicians in the decision-making process of specific clinical encounters: a systematic review
    France Legare
    Research Centre of the Centre Hospitalier Universitaire de Québec, Quebec, Canada
    BMC Med Inform Decis Mak 7:30. 2007
    ..A systematic review was conducted to identify instruments that assess the perception physicians have of the decision-making process within specific clinical encounters...
  57. pmc Toward a model for field-testing patient decision-support technologies: a qualitative field-testing study
    Rhodri Evans
    Department of Primary Care and Public Health, Cardiff University, Cardiff, Wales, UK
    J Med Internet Res 9:e21. 2007
    ..We incorporated field-testing into the development of a Web-based, prostate-specific antigen PDST called Prosdex, which was commissioned as part of the UK Prostate Cancer Risk Management Programme...
  58. ncbi request reprint The role of action research in the investigation and diffusion of innovations in health care: the PRIDE project
    Heather Waterman
    School of Nursing, University of Manchester, United Kingdom
    Qual Health Res 17:373-81. 2007
    ..They argue that it is best suited to the study of innovation diffusion where there is a need for high level of adaptation in each new setting...
  59. ncbi request reprint Development of an information source for patients and the public about general practice services: an action research study
    Martin Marshall
    National Primary Care Research and Development Centre, University of Manchester, Manchester, UK
    Health Expect 9:265-74. 2006
    ..This study aimed to explore the information needs of patients in the context of UK primary care and to develop an information source about general practice services, designed to be usable by and useful to patients...
  60. ncbi request reprint The problematic of decision-sharing: deconstructing 'cholesterol' in a clinical encounter
    Richard Gwyn
    Health Communication Research Centre, School of English, Communication and Philosophy, Cardiff University, Cardiff, UK
    Health Expect 6:242-54. 2003
    ....
  61. ncbi request reprint Exploring doctor and patient views about risk communication and shared decision-making in the consultation
    Ruth E Davis
    School of Care Sciences, University of Glamorgan, Pontypridd, Wales, UK
    Health Expect 6:198-207. 2003
    ..There are few data on the perceptions of patients and professionals about SDM in actual practice...
  62. ncbi request reprint Evolving the multiple roles of 'patients' in health-care research: reflections after involvement in a trial of shared decision-making
    Hazel Thornton
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University of Leicester, Leicester, UK
    Health Expect 6:189-97. 2003
    ....
  63. pmc Appraisal of family doctors: an evaluation study
    Malcolm Lewis
    Department of Postgraduate Education for General Practice, University of Wales College of Medicine, Heath Park, Cardiff, CF14 4XN
    Br J Gen Pract 53:454-60. 2003
    ..However, it is not clear from existing proposals for appraisal of doctors whether employers, health authorities or primary care organisations should take responsibility for appraisal processes...
  64. ncbi request reprint Shared decision making
    Theo Schofield
    Oxford University, UK
    Patient Educ Couns 50:229-30. 2003
  65. pmc Methods for incorporating patients' views in health care
    Michel Wensing
    Centre for Quality of Care Research, University Medical Centre St Radboud, PO Box 9101, 6500 HB Nijmegen, Netherlands
    BMJ 326:877-9. 2003
  66. ncbi request reprint Learning to plan? A critical fiction about the facilitation of professional and practice development plans in primary care
    Glyn Elwyn
    Department of General Practice, University of Wales College of Medicine, Canolfan Iechyd Llanedeyrn Health Centre, Cardiff CF23 9PN, UK
    J Interprof Care 16:349-58. 2002
    ..Existing educational policies are based in uniprofessional paradigms and the protected time requirements and funding streams required for PPDPs have not been clarified...
  67. pmc What do patients want from high-quality general practice and how do we involve them in improvement?
    Angela Coulter
    Picker Institute Europe, Oxford
    Br J Gen Pract 52:S22-6. 2002
    ..Practices that want to anticipate these trends should look for patient survey instruments to obtain feedback on their organisation and the interpersonal skills of the clinicians...
  68. pmc Deconstructing patient centred communication and uncovering shared decision making: an observational study
    Michel Wensing
    Centre for Quality of Care Research, University Medical Centre Nijmegen, P, O, Box 9101, 6500 HB, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    BMC Med Inform Decis Mak 2:2. 2002
    ..Patient centred communication (PCC) has been described as a method for doctor-patient communication. The principles of shared decision making (SDM) have been proposed more recently...
  69. ncbi request reprint Reactions of GPs to a triage-controlled referral system for cancer genetics
    Glyn Elwyn
    Department of General Practice, University of Wales College of Medicine, Llanedeyrn Health Centre, Cardiff, UK
    Fam Pract 19:65-71. 2002
    ..In the UK, genetic services vary widely between regions. To manage demand, an all-Wales cancer genetics service based on telephone triage and referral guidelines was designed and implemented...
  70. ncbi request reprint Resource effects of training general practitioners in risk communication skills and shared decision making competences
    David Cohen
    University of Glamorgan, Pontypridd, Wales, UK
    J Eval Clin Pract 10:439-45. 2004
    ..The aim of this study was to determine the cost of such training and identify which service resource variables are subsequently affected...
  71. pmc Ethics and research governance in a multicentre study: add 150 days to your study protocol
    Glyn Elwyn
    BMJ 330:847. 2005
  72. ncbi request reprint Informed decision making and prostate specific antigen (PSA) testing for prostate cancer: a randomised controlled trial exploring the impact of a brief patient decision aid on men's knowledge, attitudes and intention to be tested
    Eila Watson
    Cancer Research UK Primary Care Education Research Group, Department of Primary Health Care, University of Oxford, Old Rd Campus, Headington, Oxford OX3 7LF, United Kingdom
    Patient Educ Couns 63:367-79. 2006
    ..To explore the important predictors of intention to be tested in men who received the brief pDA...
  73. ncbi request reprint The assessment of depressive patients' involvement in decision making in audio-taped primary care consultations
    Andreas Loh
    University Hospital of Freiburg, Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Section Clinical Epidemiology and Health Services Research, Germany
    Patient Educ Couns 63:314-8. 2006
    ..However, there is a lack of empirical information about the extent to which general practitioners involve patients in decision making processes in this condition, and about the consultation time spent for distinct decision making tasks...
  74. ncbi request reprint Presenting risk information to people with diabetes: evaluating effects and preferences for different formats by a web-based randomised controlled trial
    Adrian Edwards
    Centre for Health Sciences Research, Cardiff University, Wales, UK
    Patient Educ Couns 63:336-49. 2006
    ..We therefore evaluated different risk presentation formats - numerical, graphical and others - addressing the pros and cons of tight control versus usual treatment approaches for diabetes...
  75. pmc Developing a facilitation model to promote organisational development in primary care practices
    Melody Rhydderch
    Centre for Health Sciences Research, Neuadd Meirionydd, Heath Park, CF14 4YS, Cardiff, UK
    BMC Fam Pract 7:38. 2006
    ..A qualitative study based on transcript analysis was adopted...
  76. pmc Referral management centres: promising innovations or Trojan horses?
    Myfanwy Davies
    Department of General Practice, Centre for Health Sciences Research, Cardiff University, Heath Park CF14 4YS
    BMJ 332:844-6. 2006
  77. pmc Involving patients in primary care consultations: assessing preferences using discrete choice experiments
    Mirella F Longo
    School of Care Science, University of Glamorgan, Pontypridd CF37 1DL, Wales, UK
    Br J Gen Pract 56:35-42. 2006
    ..It is not known whether or to what extent SDM contributes to the welfare arising from a consultation, and how important this contribution is relative to other attributes of a consultation...
  78. pmc Consultations about changing behaviour
    Stephen Rollnick
    Department of General Practice, Centre for Health Sciences Research, Cardiff University, Cardiff CF14 4XN
    BMJ 331:961-3. 2005
  79. pmc Using a 'peer assessment questionnaire' in primary medical care
    Glyn Elwyn
    Centre for Health Sciences Research, School of Medicine, Cardiff University
    Br J Gen Pract 55:690-5. 2005
    ..The use of peer assessment questionnaires is one of the methods being considered and investigated by the General Medical Council in the UK...
  80. ncbi request reprint Impact of age, health locus of control and psychological co-morbidity on patients' preferences for shared decision making in general practice
    Antonius Schneider
    University of Heidelberg, Department of General Practice and Health Services Research, Heidelberg, Germany
    Patient Educ Couns 61:292-8. 2006
    ....
  81. pmc Identifying future models for delivering genetic services: a nominal group study in primary care
    Glyn Elwyn
    Centre for Health Sciences Research, Cardiff University, 56 Park Place, Cardiff, CF10 3AT, Wales
    BMC Fam Pract 6:14. 2005
    ..To enable primary care medical practitioners to generate a range of possible service delivery models for genetic counselling services and critically assess their suitability...
  82. ncbi request reprint Using simulated consultations to develop communications skills for neurology trainees
    Philip E M Smith
    Department of Neurology, School of Postgraduate Studies, University of Wales College of Medicine, Cardiff, UK
    Eur J Neurol 9:83-7. 2002
    ..The technique could be used more widely in neurology training, and may have a role in assessment...