Andrew J Farmer

Summary

Affiliation: University of Oxford
Country: UK

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint The impact of screening for Type 2 diabetes in siblings of patients with established diabetes
    A J Farmer
    Department of Primary Health Care, University of Oxford
    Diabet Med 20:996-1004. 2003
  2. pmc Impact of self monitoring of blood glucose in the management of patients with non-insulin treated diabetes: open parallel group randomised trial
    Andrew Farmer
    Department of Primary Health Care, University of Oxford, Oxford OX2 7LF
    BMJ 335:132. 2007
  3. ncbi 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
  4. pmc Challenges of maintaining research protocol fidelity in a clinical care setting: a qualitative study of the experiences and views of patients and staff participating in a randomized controlled trial
    Julia Lawton
    Centre for Population Health Sciences, University of Edinburgh, Medical School, Teviot Place, Edinburgh, EH8 9AG, UK
    Trials 12:108. 2011
  5. pmc The Diabetes Manual trial protocol - a cluster randomized controlled trial of a self-management intervention for type 2 diabetes [ISRCTN06315411]
    Jackie Sturt
    Centre for Primary Health Care Studies, Warwick Medical School, University of Warwick, Coventry, CV4 7AL, UK
    BMC Fam Pract 7:45. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint Frequency of self-monitoring of blood glucose in patients with type 2 diabetes: association with hypoglycaemic events
    Andrew Farmer
    Department of Primary Health Care, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK
    Curr Med Res Opin 24:3097-104. 2008
  7. 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
  8. pmc Metabolic syndrome and mortality
    Andrew Farmer
    Department of Primary Health Care, University of Oxford, Oxford OX3 7LF
    BMJ 332:882. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Measuring beliefs about taking hypoglycaemic medication among people with Type 2 diabetes
    A Farmer
    Department of Primary Health Care, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK
    Diabet Med 23:265-70. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint A real-time, mobile phone-based telemedicine system to support young adults with type 1 diabetes
    Andrew Farmer
    Department of Primary Health Care, University of Oxford, UK
    Inform Prim Care 13:171-7. 2005

Detail Information

Publications33

  1. ncbi request reprint The impact of screening for Type 2 diabetes in siblings of patients with established diabetes
    A J Farmer
    Department of Primary Health Care, University of Oxford
    Diabet Med 20:996-1004. 2003
    ..Targeted screening for Type 2 diabetes has been proposed as a method of identifying people with, or at risk of, the disease in order to implement preventive care...
  2. pmc Impact of self monitoring of blood glucose in the management of patients with non-insulin treated diabetes: open parallel group randomised trial
    Andrew Farmer
    Department of Primary Health Care, University of Oxford, Oxford OX2 7LF
    BMJ 335:132. 2007
    ..To determine whether self monitoring, alone or with instruction in incorporating the results into self care, is more effective than usual care in improving glycaemic control in non-insulin treated patients with type 2 diabetes...
  3. ncbi 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
    ....
  4. pmc Challenges of maintaining research protocol fidelity in a clinical care setting: a qualitative study of the experiences and views of patients and staff participating in a randomized controlled trial
    Julia Lawton
    Centre for Population Health Sciences, University of Edinburgh, Medical School, Teviot Place, Edinburgh, EH8 9AG, UK
    Trials 12:108. 2011
    ..5%) among patients who participated in the Treating to Target in Type 2 Diabetes Trial (4-T). The objective was to inform interpretation of trial outcomes and provide recommendations for future trial delivery...
  5. pmc The Diabetes Manual trial protocol - a cluster randomized controlled trial of a self-management intervention for type 2 diabetes [ISRCTN06315411]
    Jackie Sturt
    Centre for Primary Health Care Studies, Warwick Medical School, University of Warwick, Coventry, CV4 7AL, UK
    BMC Fam Pract 7:45. 2006
    ..It is a one to one intervention meeting United Kingdom requirements for structured diabetes-education and is delivered within routine primary care...
  6. ncbi request reprint Frequency of self-monitoring of blood glucose in patients with type 2 diabetes: association with hypoglycaemic events
    Andrew Farmer
    Department of Primary Health Care, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK
    Curr Med Res Opin 24:3097-104. 2008
    ..In addition, the study aims to investigate the association of SMBG and self-reported episodes of low blood glucose...
  7. 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)...
  8. pmc Metabolic syndrome and mortality
    Andrew Farmer
    Department of Primary Health Care, University of Oxford, Oxford OX3 7LF
    BMJ 332:882. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Measuring beliefs about taking hypoglycaemic medication among people with Type 2 diabetes
    A Farmer
    Department of Primary Health Care, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK
    Diabet Med 23:265-70. 2006
    ..We set out to establish the range of these beliefs, and measure the frequency of commonly held beliefs and their correlation with intention to take medication and self-reported medication adherence...
  10. ncbi request reprint A real-time, mobile phone-based telemedicine system to support young adults with type 1 diabetes
    Andrew Farmer
    Department of Primary Health Care, University of Oxford, UK
    Inform Prim Care 13:171-7. 2005
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  11. ncbi request reprint A randomized controlled trial of the effect of real-time telemedicine support on glycemic control in young adults with type 1 diabetes (ISRCTN 46889446)
    Andrew J Farmer
    Division of Public Health and Primary Health Care, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK
    Diabetes Care 28:2697-702. 2005
    ..To determine whether a system of telemedicine support can improve glycemic control in type 1 diabetes...
  12. ncbi request reprint A systematic review of telemedicine interventions to support blood glucose self-monitoring in diabetes
    A Farmer
    Division of Public Health and Primary Health Care, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK
    Diabet Med 22:1372-8. 2005
    ..To evaluate evidence for feasibility, acceptability and cost-effectiveness of diabetes telemedicine applications...
  13. ncbi request reprint In a randomized trial, outcomes were not affected by intensive follow-up over 1 year
    Andrew J Farmer
    Department of Primary Health Care, University of Oxford, Old Road Campus, Oxford OX3 7LF, UK
    J Clin Epidemiol 58:991-6. 2005
    ..This study tested the impact on response and psychological measures of different follow-up schedules for participants in a study screening for type 2 diabetes risk...
  14. pmc The DiGEM trial protocol--a randomised controlled trial to determine the effect on glycaemic control of different strategies of blood glucose self-monitoring in people with type 2 diabetes [ISRCTN47464659]
    Andrew Farmer
    Department of Primary Health Care, University of Oxford, Old Road Campus, Oxford, OX3 7LF, UK
    BMC Fam Pract 6:25. 2005
    ..Training in monitoring may be most effective in improving glycaemic control and well being when results are linked to behavioural change...
  15. 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...
  16. pmc Protocol for SAMS (Support and Advice for Medication Study): a randomised controlled trial of an intervention to support patients with type 2 diabetes with adherence to medication
    Andrew J Farmer
    Department of Primary Health Care, University of Oxford, Oxford, OX3 7LF, UK
    BMC Fam Pract 9:20. 2008
    ..We have developed a theory-based intervention which we will evaluate in a well characterised population to test efficacy and guide future intervention development and trial design...
  17. doi request reprint Three-year efficacy of complex insulin regimens in type 2 diabetes
    Rury R Holman
    Diabetes Trials Unit, Oxford Centre for Diabetes, Endocrinology and Metabolism, University of Oxford, Oxford, United Kingdom
    N Engl J Med 361:1736-47. 2009
    ..Evidence supporting the addition of specific insulin regimens to oral therapy in patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus is limited...
  18. pmc Assessment of high-sensitivity C-reactive protein levels as diagnostic discriminator of maturity-onset diabetes of the young due to HNF1A mutations
    Katharine R Owen
    Oxford Centre for Diabetes Endocrinology and Metabolism, University of Oxford, Oxford, U K
    Diabetes Care 33:1919-24. 2010
    ..We hypothesized that serum levels of high-sensitivity C-reactive protein (hs-CRP) could represent a clinically useful biomarker for the identification of HNF1A mutations causing maturity-onset diabetes of the young (MODY)...
  19. ncbi request reprint Addition of biphasic, prandial, or basal insulin to oral therapy in type 2 diabetes
    Rury R Holman
    Diabetes Trials Unit, Oxford Centre for Diabetes, Endocrinology, and Metabolism, Churchill Hospital, University of Oxford, Headington, Oxford, United Kingdom
    N Engl J Med 357:1716-30. 2007
    ..Adding insulin to oral therapy in type 2 diabetes mellitus is customary when glycemic control is suboptimal, though evidence supporting specific insulin regimens is limited...
  20. pmc All-cause and cardiovascular mortality in middle-aged people with type 2 diabetes compared with people without diabetes in a large U.K. primary care database
    Kathryn S Taylor
    Department of Primary Care Health Sciences, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK
    Diabetes Care 36:2366-71. 2013
    ..We aimed to provide an up-to-date assessment of the relative risks associated with type 2 diabetes of all-cause and cardiovascular mortality in middle-aged people in the U.K...
  21. ncbi request reprint The impact of renin-angiotensin-aldosterone system inhibitors on Type 1 and Type 2 diabetic patients with and without early diabetic nephropathy
    Jennifer A Hirst
    Department of Primary Care Health Sciences, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK
    Kidney Int 81:674-83. 2012
    ..Treatment reduced urinary albumin excretion for Type 2 diabetic patients with and without microalbuminuria...
  22. ncbi request reprint Potential impact of omega-3 treatment on cardiovascular disease in type 2 diabetes
    Janine Hartweg
    Division of Public Health and Primary Healthcare, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK
    Curr Opin Lipidol 20:30-8. 2009
    ....
  23. pmc Evaluation of serum 1,5 anhydroglucitol levels as a clinical test to differentiate subtypes of diabetes
    Aparna Pal
    Diabetes Research Laboratories, Oxford Centre for Diabetes, Endocrinology and Metabolism, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK
    Diabetes Care 33:252-7. 2010
    ..We evaluated serum 1,5AG in a range of diabetes subtypes as an adjunct for defining diabetes etiology...
  24. doi request reprint Atorvastatin in Factorial with Omega-3 EE90 Risk Reduction in Diabetes (AFORRD): a randomised controlled trial
    R R Holman
    Diabetes Trials Unit, Oxford Centre for Diabetes, Endocrinology and Metabolism, Churchill Hospital, Headington, Oxford, UK
    Diabetologia 52:50-9. 2009
    ....
  25. ncbi request reprint Change in stroke incidence, mortality, case-fatality, severity, and risk factors in Oxfordshire, UK from 1981 to 2004 (Oxford Vascular Study)
    P M Rothwell
    Stroke Prevention Research Unit, Department of Clinical Neurology, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK
    Lancet 363:1925-33. 2004
    ..We aimed to obtain these data...
  26. pmc Quantifying the effect of metformin treatment and dose on glycemic control
    Jennifer A Hirst
    Department of Primary Care Health Sciences, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK
    Diabetes Care 35:446-54. 2012
    ..We reviewed the literature to quantify the effect of metformin treatment on glycated hemoglobin (HbA(1c)) levels in all types of diabetes and examine the impact of differing doses on glycemic control...
  27. pmc Changes in HbA1c level over a 12-week follow-up in patients with type 2 diabetes following a medication change
    Jennifer A Hirst
    Department of Primary Care Health Sciences, University of Oxford, Oxford, United Kingdom and National Institute for Health Research School for Primary Care Research, Oxford, United Kingdom
    PLoS ONE 9:e92458. 2014
    ..The aim of our work was to explore how fast HbA1c changes after a change in glucose-lowering medication. This has implications for whether routine HbA1c testing intervals before 12 weeks could inform diabetes medication adjustments...
  28. ncbi request reprint Optimal strategies for identifying kidney disease in diabetes: properties of screening tests, progression of renal dysfunction and impact of treatment - systematic review and modelling of progression and cost-effectiveness
    Andrew J Farmer
    Department of Primary Care Health Sciences, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK
    Health Technol Assess 18:1-128. 2014
    ..In addition, there are continuing uncertainties about underlying rates of progression of the condition and the benefits of treatments with angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibitors and angiotensin receptor blockers...
  29. 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...
  30. doi request reprint A systematic review assessing the effectiveness of interventions to improve persistence with anti-resorptive therapy in women at high risk of clinical fracture
    H J White
    University of Oxford Clinical School, John Radcliffe Hospital, Oxford, UK
    Fam Pract 27:593-603. 2010
    ..despite availability of effective treatments for osteoporosis, impact on fracture rates may be suboptimal because of failure to adhere to recommended anti-resorptive therapy...
  31. pmc A1C to detect diabetes in healthy adults: when should we recheck?
    Osamu Takahashi
    Department of Primary Health Care, University of Oxford, Oxford, U K
    Diabetes Care 33:2016-7. 2010
    ..To evaluate the optimal interval for rechecking A1C levels below the diagnostic threshold of 6.5% for healthy adults...
  32. ncbi request reprint Using interactive videos in general practice to inform patients about treatment choices: a pilot study
    S Shepperd
    Department of Public Health and Primary Care, University of Oxford, UK
    Fam Pract 12:443-7. 1995
    ....
  33. ncbi request reprint On real-time estimates of blood glucose levels: response to TreviƱo
    Oliver J Gibson
    Diabetes Care 30:e133; author reply e134. 2007