A J Farmer

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Affiliation: University of Oxford
Country: UK

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Meta-analysis of individual patient data in randomised trials of self monitoring of blood glucose in people with non-insulin treated type 2 diabetes
    Andrew J Farmer
    Department of Primary Health Care, University of Oxford, and NIHR School for Primary Care Research, Oxford OX1 2ET, UK
    BMJ 344:e486. 2012
  2. pmc Slimming World in Stop Smoking Services (SWISSS): study protocol for a randomized controlled trial
    Deborah Lycett
    Department of Health Professions, Faculty of Health and Life Sciences RC131, Coventry University, Priory Street, Coventry CV1 5FB, UK
    Trials 14:182. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Incidence and costs of severe hypoglycaemia requiring attendance by the emergency medical services in South Central England
    A J Farmer
    National Institute for Health Research School for Primary Care Health Sciences, Department of Primary Health Care, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK
    Diabet Med 29:1447-50. 2012
  4. pmc An explanatory randomised controlled trial of a nurse-led, consultation-based intervention to support patients with adherence to taking glucose lowering medication for type 2 diabetes
    Andrew Farmer
    Department of Primary Health Care Sciences, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK
    BMC Fam Pract 13:30. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Differences in insulin treatment satisfaction following randomized addition of biphasic, prandial or basal insulin to oral therapy in type 2 diabetes
    A J Farmer
    Diabetes Trials Unit, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK
    Diabetes Obes Metab 13:1136-41. 2011
  6. doi request reprint Blood glucose self-monitoring in type 2 diabetes: a randomised controlled trial
    A J Farmer
    Department of Primary Health Care, NIHR School of Primary Care Research, University of Oxford, UK
    Health Technol Assess 13:iii-iv, ix-xi, 1-50. 2009
  7. ncbi request reprint Meta-analysis of the effects of n-3 polyunsaturated fatty acids on lipoproteins and other emerging lipid cardiovascular risk markers in patients with type 2 diabetes
    J Hartweg
    Division of Public Health and Primary Health Care, University of Oxford, Old Road Campus, Headington, Oxford, UK
    Diabetologia 50:1593-602. 2007
  8. pmc Estimating the effect of sulfonylurea on HbA1c in diabetes: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    J A Hirst
    Department of Primary Care Health Sciences, University of Oxford, Radcliffe Observatory Quarter, Woodstock Road, Oxford OX2 6GG, UK
    Diabetologia 56:973-84. 2013
  9. doi request reprint Optimal insulin regimens in type 2 diabetes mellitus: systematic review and meta-analyses
    D S Lasserson
    University of Oxford, Headington, UK
    Diabetologia 52:1990-2000. 2009
  10. doi request reprint Estimated 10-year cardiovascular risk in a British population: results of a national screening project
    H A W Neil
    Division of Public Health and Primary Health Care, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK
    Int J Clin Pract 62:1322-31. 2008

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Publications19

  1. doi request reprint Meta-analysis of individual patient data in randomised trials of self monitoring of blood glucose in people with non-insulin treated type 2 diabetes
    Andrew J Farmer
    Department of Primary Health Care, University of Oxford, and NIHR School for Primary Care Research, Oxford OX1 2ET, UK
    BMJ 344:e486. 2012
    ..To assess the effectiveness of self monitoring blood glucose levels in people with non-insulin treated type 2 diabetes compared with clinical management without self monitoring, and to explore the effects in specific patient groups...
  2. pmc Slimming World in Stop Smoking Services (SWISSS): study protocol for a randomized controlled trial
    Deborah Lycett
    Department of Health Professions, Faculty of Health and Life Sciences RC131, Coventry University, Priory Street, Coventry CV1 5FB, UK
    Trials 14:182. 2013
    ..Our objective is to determine whether attending Slimming World from quit date, through referral from NHS Stop Smoking Services, is more effective than usual care at preventing cessation-related weight gain...
  3. doi request reprint Incidence and costs of severe hypoglycaemia requiring attendance by the emergency medical services in South Central England
    A J Farmer
    National Institute for Health Research School for Primary Care Health Sciences, Department of Primary Health Care, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK
    Diabet Med 29:1447-50. 2012
    ..The aim was to estimate the incidence of severe hypoglycaemia requiring emergency ambulance assistance, its management and associated costs...
  4. pmc An explanatory randomised controlled trial of a nurse-led, consultation-based intervention to support patients with adherence to taking glucose lowering medication for type 2 diabetes
    Andrew Farmer
    Department of Primary Health Care Sciences, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK
    BMC Fam Pract 13:30. 2012
    ..We evaluated the efficacy of a consultation-based intervention to support objectively-assessed adherence to oral glucose lowering medication (OGLM) compared to usual care among people with type 2 diabetes...
  5. doi request reprint Differences in insulin treatment satisfaction following randomized addition of biphasic, prandial or basal insulin to oral therapy in type 2 diabetes
    A J Farmer
    Diabetes Trials Unit, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK
    Diabetes Obes Metab 13:1136-41. 2011
    ..We further investigated insulin treatment satisfaction between groups...
  6. doi request reprint Blood glucose self-monitoring in type 2 diabetes: a randomised controlled trial
    A J Farmer
    Department of Primary Health Care, NIHR School of Primary Care Research, University of Oxford, UK
    Health Technol Assess 13:iii-iv, ix-xi, 1-50. 2009
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  7. ncbi request reprint Meta-analysis of the effects of n-3 polyunsaturated fatty acids on lipoproteins and other emerging lipid cardiovascular risk markers in patients with type 2 diabetes
    J Hartweg
    Division of Public Health and Primary Health Care, University of Oxford, Old Road Campus, Headington, Oxford, UK
    Diabetologia 50:1593-602. 2007
    ..To determine the effects of marine-derived n-3 polyunsaturated fatty acids (PUFA) on established and emerging lipid and lipoprotein cardiovascular risk markers in patients with type 2 diabetes...
  8. pmc Estimating the effect of sulfonylurea on HbA1c in diabetes: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    J A Hirst
    Department of Primary Care Health Sciences, University of Oxford, Radcliffe Observatory Quarter, Woodstock Road, Oxford OX2 6GG, UK
    Diabetologia 56:973-84. 2013
    ..Sulfonylureas are widely prescribed glucose-lowering medications for diabetes, but the extent to which they improve glycaemia is poorly documented. This systematic review evaluates how sulfonylurea treatment affects glycaemic control...
  9. doi request reprint Optimal insulin regimens in type 2 diabetes mellitus: systematic review and meta-analyses
    D S Lasserson
    University of Oxford, Headington, UK
    Diabetologia 52:1990-2000. 2009
    ..We compared the effect of biphasic, basal or prandial insulin regimens on glucose control, clinical outcomes and adverse events in people with type 2 diabetes...
  10. doi request reprint Estimated 10-year cardiovascular risk in a British population: results of a national screening project
    H A W Neil
    Division of Public Health and Primary Health Care, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK
    Int J Clin Pract 62:1322-31. 2008
    ..To estimate 10-year cardiovascular disease (CVD) risk using the risk equation and risk categories of the Joint British Societies' Guidelines on Prevention of Cardiovascular Disease in Clinical Practice (2005)...
  11. doi request reprint Cancer outcomes and all-cause mortality in adults allocated to metformin: systematic review and collaborative meta-analysis of randomised clinical trials
    R J Stevens
    Department of Primary Care Health Sciences, University of Oxford, Woodstock Road, Oxford OX2 6GG, UK
    Diabetologia 55:2593-603. 2012
    ..Observational studies suggest that metformin may reduce cancer risk by approximately one-third. We examined cancer outcomes and all-cause mortality in published randomised controlled trials (RCTs)...
  12. doi request reprint Establishing an evidence base for frequency of monitoring glycated haemoglobin levels in patients with Type 2 diabetes: projections of effectiveness from a regression model
    J L Oke
    Department of Primary Health Care, University of Oxford and School of Primary Care Research, National Institute for Healthcare Research Somerville College, University of Oxford, UK
    Diabet Med 29:266-71. 2012
    ..Changes between two consecutive HbA1c tests result not only from deterioration or improvement in glycaemic control, but also from biovariability and measurement error. We model how this short-term variability impacts on HbA1c monitoring...
  13. ncbi request reprint Meta-analysis of the effects of n-3 polyunsaturated fatty acids on haematological and thrombogenic factors in type 2 diabetes
    J Hartweg
    Division of Public Health and Primary Health Care, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK
    Diabetologia 50:250-8. 2007
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  14. ncbi request reprint Knowledge of risk of developing diabetes mellitus among siblings of Type 2 diabetic patients
    A J Farmer
    Department of Public Health, University of Oxford, UK
    Diabet Med 16:233-7. 1999
    ..We set out to investigate the extent to which siblings of diabetic subjects perceived themselves likely to develop Type 2 diabetes mellitus (DM) when offered screening tests...
  15. doi request reprint Individual patient data meta-analysis of trials of self-monitoring of blood glucose in non-insulin treated type 2 diabetes: protocol for a systematic review
    A J Farmer
    Department of Primary Health Care, NIHR School of Primary Care Research, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK
    Prim Care Diabetes 3:117-21. 2009
    ..We will systematically examine these factors within the trials of SMBG to enable further investigation of the data through an individual patient data analysis (IPD)...
  16. doi request reprint Evidence for a dose effect of renin-angiotensin system inhibition on progression of microalbuminuria in Type 2 diabetes: a meta-analysis
    C L Blacklock
    National Institute for Health Research, School for Primary Care Research, Department of Primary Health Care, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK
    Diabet Med 28:1182-7. 2011
    ..We aimed to determine the extent of renin-angiotensin inhibitor dose-dependent effects from randomized trials carried out in a clinical setting...
  17. ncbi request reprint A model to estimate the lifetime health outcomes of patients with type 2 diabetes: the United Kingdom Prospective Diabetes Study (UKPDS) Outcomes Model (UKPDS no. 68)
    P M Clarke
    Health Economics Research Centre, Department of Public Health, University of Oxford, Headington, Oxford, UK
    Diabetologia 47:1747-59. 2004
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