D M G Halpin

Summary

Affiliation: University of Exeter
Country: UK

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Community care for COPD: the good, the bad and the ugly
    D M G Halpin
    Thorax 63:187-9. 2008
  2. doi request reprint Lessons from the major studies in COPD: problems and pitfalls in translating research evidence into practice
    David M G Halpin
    Consultant Physician and Honorary Senior Clinical Lecturer in Respiratory Medicine, Royal Devon and Exeter Hospital, Exeter, UK
    Prim Care Respir J 19:170-9. 2010
  3. ncbi request reprint Confidence and understanding among general practitioners and practice nurses in the UK about diagnosis and management of COPD
    D M G Halpin
    Department of Respiratory Medicine, Royal Devon and Exeter Hospital, Exeter, EX2 5DW, UK
    Respir Med 101:2378-85. 2007
  4. doi request reprint Identifying COPD patients at increased risk of mortality: predictive value of clinical study baseline data
    David M G Halpin
    Royal Devon and Exeter Hospital, Barrack Road, Exeter, EX2 5DW, UK
    Respir Med 102:1615-24. 2008
  5. pmc Attack context: an important mediator of the relationship between psychological status and asthma outcomes
    C J Greaves
    School of Psychology, University of Exeter, Exeter EX4 4QG, UK
    Thorax 57:217-21. 2002
  6. doi request reprint Budesonide/formoterol vs. salmeterol/fluticasone in COPD: a systematic review and adjusted indirect comparison of pneumonia in randomised controlled trials
    D M G Halpin
    Department of Respiratory Medicine, Royal Devon and Exeter Hospital, Exeter, UK
    Int J Clin Pract 65:764-74. 2011
  7. ncbi request reprint Evaluating the effectiveness of combination therapy to prevent COPD exacerbations: the value of NNT analysis
    D M G Halpin
    Department of Respiratory Medicine, Royal Devon and Exeter Hospital, Exeter, UK
    Int J Clin Pract 59:1187-94. 2005
  8. doi request reprint Stratification of COPD patients by previous admission for targeting of preventative care
    C Bryden
    Met Office, Exeter, UK
    Respir Med 103:558-65. 2009

Detail Information

Publications8

  1. doi request reprint Community care for COPD: the good, the bad and the ugly
    D M G Halpin
    Thorax 63:187-9. 2008
  2. doi request reprint Lessons from the major studies in COPD: problems and pitfalls in translating research evidence into practice
    David M G Halpin
    Consultant Physician and Honorary Senior Clinical Lecturer in Respiratory Medicine, Royal Devon and Exeter Hospital, Exeter, UK
    Prim Care Respir J 19:170-9. 2010
    ..Research help formulate management algorithms but often the questions they address are too specific to allow evidence-based sequencing of therapies...
  3. ncbi request reprint Confidence and understanding among general practitioners and practice nurses in the UK about diagnosis and management of COPD
    D M G Halpin
    Department of Respiratory Medicine, Royal Devon and Exeter Hospital, Exeter, EX2 5DW, UK
    Respir Med 101:2378-85. 2007
    ..When presented with case scenarios, GPs self-reported confidence was not reflected in their diagnoses or investigation and management strategies and they seem to favour cardiac over respiratory diagnoses...
  4. doi request reprint Identifying COPD patients at increased risk of mortality: predictive value of clinical study baseline data
    David M G Halpin
    Royal Devon and Exeter Hospital, Barrack Road, Exeter, EX2 5DW, UK
    Respir Med 102:1615-24. 2008
    ..Identifying chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) patients at increased risk of mortality is an important component of effective disease management...
  5. pmc Attack context: an important mediator of the relationship between psychological status and asthma outcomes
    C J Greaves
    School of Psychology, University of Exeter, Exeter EX4 4QG, UK
    Thorax 57:217-21. 2002
    ..This study aimed to identify whether such relationships might be obscured by the effects of recent asthma experience on psychological status...
  6. doi request reprint Budesonide/formoterol vs. salmeterol/fluticasone in COPD: a systematic review and adjusted indirect comparison of pneumonia in randomised controlled trials
    D M G Halpin
    Department of Respiratory Medicine, Royal Devon and Exeter Hospital, Exeter, UK
    Int J Clin Pract 65:764-74. 2011
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  7. ncbi request reprint Evaluating the effectiveness of combination therapy to prevent COPD exacerbations: the value of NNT analysis
    D M G Halpin
    Department of Respiratory Medicine, Royal Devon and Exeter Hospital, Exeter, UK
    Int J Clin Pract 59:1187-94. 2005
    ..Physicians are encouraged to consider NNT data within the context of their limitations and in conjunction with other analytical methods when selecting treatments for patients with COPD...
  8. doi request reprint Stratification of COPD patients by previous admission for targeting of preventative care
    C Bryden
    Met Office, Exeter, UK
    Respir Med 103:558-65. 2009
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