APS Hungin

Summary

Affiliation: University of Durham
Country: UK

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Systematic review: probiotics in the management of lower gastrointestinal symptoms in clinical practice -- an evidence-based international guide
    A P S Hungin
    School of Medicine, Pharmacy and Health, Durham University, Stockton on Tees, UK
    Aliment Pharmacol Ther 38:864-86. 2013
  2. pmc "It's Somebody else's responsibility" - perceptions of general practitioners, heart failure nurses, care home staff, and residents towards heart failure diagnosis and management for older people in long-term care: a qualitative interview study
    Helen Close
    Durham Clinical Trials Unit, School of Medicine, Pharmacy and Health, Durham University, Queen s Campus, Wolfson Research Institute, University Boulevard, Stockton on Tees TS17 6BH, UK
    BMC Geriatr 13:69. 2013
  3. pmc Feasibility of evidence-based diagnosis and management of heart failure in older people in care: a pilot randomised controlled trial
    Helen C Hancock
    Durham Clinical Trials Unit, School of Medicine, Pharmacy and Health, Durham University, Queen s Campus, Wolfson Research Institute, University Boulevard, Stockton on Tees TS17 6BH, UK
    BMC Geriatr 12:70. 2012
  4. pmc Hormone replacement therapy is associated with gastro-oesophageal reflux disease: a retrospective cohort study
    Helen Close
    Durham Clinical Trials Unit, Queen s Campus, Wolfson Research Institute, University of Durham, University Boulevard, Stockton on Tees, TS17 6BH, UK
    BMC Gastroenterol 12:56. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Systematic review: Patterns of proton pump inhibitor use and adherence in gastroesophageal reflux disease
    A Pali S Hungin
    School of Medicine and Health, Wolfson Research Institute, Durham University, Stockton on Tees, United Kingdom
    Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol 10:109-16. 2012
  6. pmc Medication beliefs among patients with inflammatory bowel disease who report low quality of life: a qualitative study
    Nicola J Hall
    School of Health, Natural and Social Sciences, University of Sunderland, Sunderland, UK
    BMC Gastroenterol 7:20. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint Beyond heartburn: a systematic review of the extra-oesophageal spectrum of reflux-induced disease
    A Pali S Hungin
    Cetre for Integrated Health Care Research, University of Durham Stockton Campus, Wolfson Research Institute, Stockton on Tees TS176BH, UK
    Fam Pract 22:591-603. 2005
  8. pmc Self-help interventions in irritable bowel syndrome
    A P S Hungin
    Centre for Integrated Health Care Research, Wolfson Research Institute, University of Durham, Queen s Campus, Stockton on Tees TS17 6BH, UK
    Gut 55:603-4. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Upper gastrointestinal endoscopy or not, and in whom?
    A Pali S Hungin
    School for Health, University of Durham, Wolfson Research Institute, Queen s Campus, Stockton on Tees, UK
    Eur J Gastroenterol Hepatol 19:527-8. 2007
  10. doi request reprint Systematic review: frequency and reasons for consultation for gastro-oesophageal reflux disease and dyspepsia
    A P S Hungin
    School of Medicine and Health, Durham University, Queen s Campus, Wolfson Research Institute, Stockton on Tees, UK
    Aliment Pharmacol Ther 30:331-42. 2009

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  1. doi request reprint Systematic review: probiotics in the management of lower gastrointestinal symptoms in clinical practice -- an evidence-based international guide
    A P S Hungin
    School of Medicine, Pharmacy and Health, Durham University, Stockton on Tees, UK
    Aliment Pharmacol Ther 38:864-86. 2013
    ..Evidence suggests that the gut microbiota play an important role in gastrointestinal problems...
  2. pmc "It's Somebody else's responsibility" - perceptions of general practitioners, heart failure nurses, care home staff, and residents towards heart failure diagnosis and management for older people in long-term care: a qualitative interview study
    Helen Close
    Durham Clinical Trials Unit, School of Medicine, Pharmacy and Health, Durham University, Queen s Campus, Wolfson Research Institute, University Boulevard, Stockton on Tees TS17 6BH, UK
    BMC Geriatr 13:69. 2013
    ..This study aimed to examine the experiences and expectations of clinicians, care-facility staff and residents in interpreting suspected symptoms of HF and deciding whether and how to intervene...
  3. pmc Feasibility of evidence-based diagnosis and management of heart failure in older people in care: a pilot randomised controlled trial
    Helen C Hancock
    Durham Clinical Trials Unit, School of Medicine, Pharmacy and Health, Durham University, Queen s Campus, Wolfson Research Institute, University Boulevard, Stockton on Tees TS17 6BH, UK
    BMC Geriatr 12:70. 2012
    ..We initiated an onsite heart failure service, compared with 'usual care' with the aim of establishing the feasibility of accurate diagnosis and appropriate management...
  4. pmc Hormone replacement therapy is associated with gastro-oesophageal reflux disease: a retrospective cohort study
    Helen Close
    Durham Clinical Trials Unit, Queen s Campus, Wolfson Research Institute, University of Durham, University Boulevard, Stockton on Tees, TS17 6BH, UK
    BMC Gastroenterol 12:56. 2012
    ..This study investigated the association between HRT and GORD in menopausal women using validated general practice records...
  5. doi request reprint Systematic review: Patterns of proton pump inhibitor use and adherence in gastroesophageal reflux disease
    A Pali S Hungin
    School of Medicine and Health, Wolfson Research Institute, Durham University, Stockton on Tees, United Kingdom
    Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol 10:109-16. 2012
    ..This review aimed to systematically investigate the literature on patterns of PPI use in patients with gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD)...
  6. pmc Medication beliefs among patients with inflammatory bowel disease who report low quality of life: a qualitative study
    Nicola J Hall
    School of Health, Natural and Social Sciences, University of Sunderland, Sunderland, UK
    BMC Gastroenterol 7:20. 2007
    ....
  7. ncbi request reprint Beyond heartburn: a systematic review of the extra-oesophageal spectrum of reflux-induced disease
    A Pali S Hungin
    Cetre for Integrated Health Care Research, University of Durham Stockton Campus, Wolfson Research Institute, Stockton on Tees TS176BH, UK
    Fam Pract 22:591-603. 2005
    ..GORD is characterized by heartburn and acid regurgitation, but is reported to be associated with a spectrum of extra-oesophageal symptoms...
  8. pmc Self-help interventions in irritable bowel syndrome
    A P S Hungin
    Centre for Integrated Health Care Research, Wolfson Research Institute, University of Durham, Queen s Campus, Stockton on Tees TS17 6BH, UK
    Gut 55:603-4. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Upper gastrointestinal endoscopy or not, and in whom?
    A Pali S Hungin
    School for Health, University of Durham, Wolfson Research Institute, Queen s Campus, Stockton on Tees, UK
    Eur J Gastroenterol Hepatol 19:527-8. 2007
    ..Management guidelines, based essentially on maximizing the yield from endoscopy, may define the direction of travel but do not sit comfortably in the consultation setting...
  10. doi request reprint Systematic review: frequency and reasons for consultation for gastro-oesophageal reflux disease and dyspepsia
    A P S Hungin
    School of Medicine and Health, Durham University, Queen s Campus, Wolfson Research Institute, Stockton on Tees, UK
    Aliment Pharmacol Ther 30:331-42. 2009
    ..Upper gastrointestinal symptoms impose a substantial illness burden and management costs. Understanding perceptions and reasons for seeking healthcare is a prerequisite for meeting patients' needs effectively...
  11. ncbi request reprint Irritable bowel syndrome in the United States: prevalence, symptom patterns and impact
    A P S Hungin
    Centre for Integrated Health Care Research, Wolfson Research Institute, University of Durham, Stockton on Tees, UK
    Aliment Pharmacol Ther 21:1365-75. 2005
    ..The impact of irritable bowel syndrome, a gastrointestinal motility disorder, is underestimated and poorly quantified, as clinicians may see only a minority of sufferers...
  12. ncbi request reprint Working together across international boundaries: improving the primary-secondary care network
    P Hungin
    Centre for Health Studies, University of Durham, UK
    Eur J Gastroenterol Hepatol 13:S13-6. 2001
    ..These differ across Europe with regard to economic, health service and clinical factors...
  13. ncbi request reprint Managing gastro-oesophageal reflux disease in the older patient
    A Pali S Hungin
    Centre for Integrated Health Care Research, Wolfson Research Institute, University of Durham, UK
    Digestion 69:17-24. 2004
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  14. ncbi request reprint The prevalence, patterns and impact of irritable bowel syndrome: an international survey of 40,000 subjects
    A P S Hungin
    Centre for Integrated Health Care Research, The Wolfson Research Institute, University of Durham, Stockton on Tees, UK
    Aliment Pharmacol Ther 17:643-50. 2003
    ..To determine the prevalence, symptom pattern and impact of the irritable bowel syndrome, across eight European countries, using a standardized methodology...
  15. ncbi request reprint Dyspepsia: gaps between primary and secondary care
    A P S Hungin
    Primary Care and General Practice, University of Durham, Stockton on Tees, UK
    Dig Liver Dis 34:243-5. 2002
  16. ncbi request reprint Poor communication between clinicians--poor care for patients!
    P Hungin
    The Wolfson Research Institute, University of Durham, Queen s Campus, Stockton on Tees TS117 6BH, UK
    Dig Liver Dis 36:309-10. 2004
  17. ncbi request reprint Management of dyspepsia across the primary-secondary healthcare interface
    A P Hungin
    Centre for Health Studies, University of Durham, 32 Old Elvet, Durham DH1 3HN, UK
    Dig Dis 19:219-24. 2001
    ..The gap between primary and secondary care is narrowing in gastroenterology and the two groups need to continue collaboration to attain effective and cost-effective management for their patients...
  18. ncbi request reprint Helicobacter pylori eradication in long-term proton pump inhibitor users in primary care: a randomized controlled trial
    A S Raghunath
    School for Health, University of Durham, Queen s Campus, Wolfson Research Unit, University Boulevard, Stockton on Tees, UK
    Aliment Pharmacol Ther 25:585-92. 2007
    ..Two-thirds of proton pump inhibitor prescribing in the UK is for long-term therapy...
  19. doi request reprint Symptoms in patients on long-term proton pump inhibitors: prevalence and predictors
    A S Raghunath
    School of Medicine and Health, Durham University, Wolfson Research Institute, University Boulevard, Stockton on Tees, UK
    Aliment Pharmacol Ther 29:431-9. 2009
    ..Symptom control in primary care patients on long-term proton pump inhibitor (PPI) treatment is poorly understood...
  20. doi request reprint Helicobacter pylori eradication in long-term proton pump inhibitor users is highly cost-effective: economic analysis of the HELPUP trial
    J M Mason
    School of Medicine and Health, Durham University, Queen s Campus, Wolfson Research Institute, University Boulevard, Stockton on Tees, UK
    Aliment Pharmacol Ther 28:1297-303. 2008
    ..Proton pump inhibitor (PPI) use is costly and about two-thirds of prescribing is long-term. Although 20-50% of patients may be infected with Helicobacter pylori, eradication is not normal clinical practice...
  21. pmc Uncomfortable implications: placebo equivalence in drug management of a functional illness
    H M Evans
    Centre for Arts and Humanities in Health and Medicine, Durham University, School House, St Hild s Lane, Durham DH1 1SZ, UK
    J Med Ethics 33:635-8. 2007
    ....
  22. ncbi request reprint Review article: gastro-oesophageal reflux disease--the health economic implications
    J Mason
    School for Health, University of Durham, Wolfson Research Unit, University Boulevard, Stockton on Tees, UK
    Aliment Pharmacol Ther 22:20-31. 2005
    ....
  23. ncbi request reprint Systematic review: the effect of Helicobacter pylori and its eradication on gastro-oesophageal reflux disease in patients with duodenal ulcers or reflux oesophagitis
    A S Raghunath
    Centre for Integrated Health Care Research, Wolfson Research Institute, University of Durham, Queen s Campus, Stockton on Tees, UK
    Aliment Pharmacol Ther 20:733-44. 2004
    ..Recent guidelines recommend H. pylori eradication in patients on long-term proton pump inhibitors...
  24. doi request reprint GPs' explanatory models for irritable bowel syndrome: a mismatch with patient models?
    Rachel E Casiday
    School of Medicine and Health, Wolfson Research Institute, Durham University, Stockton on Tees, UK
    Fam Pract 26:34-9. 2009
    ..Inconsistencies in doctors' views about causes and treatment of irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) lead to frustration for doctors and in doctor-patient interactions. Diagnosis by GPs does not correspond well to established diagnostic criteria...
  25. doi request reprint Patients' explanatory models for irritable bowel syndrome: symptoms and treatment more important than explaining aetiology
    Rachel E Casiday
    School of Medicine and Health, Wolfson Research Institute, Durham University, Stockton on Tees, UK
    Fam Pract 26:40-7. 2009
    ..Eliciting explanatory models (EMs) is a useful tool for understanding how individuals relate to their illnesses and their expectations for treatment, particularly for illnesses with uncertain aetiology like IBS...
  26. ncbi request reprint Use of proton pump inhibitors: an exploration of the attitudes, knowledge and perceptions of general practitioners
    A S Raghunath
    School for Health, University of Durham, Queen s Campus, Wolfson Research Institute, Stockton on Tees, UK
    Digestion 72:212-8. 2005
    ..The aim of this study is therefore to investigate how GPs make decisions about PPI prescribing...
  27. pmc Patients with poorly controlled diabetes in primary care: healthcare clinicians' beliefs and attitudes
    D Jeavons
    Centre for Integrated Health Care Research, University of Durham, Wolfson Research Institute, Stockton on Tees, UK
    Postgrad Med J 82:347-50. 2006
    ..To determine doctors' and nurses' attitudes and beliefs about treating patients with type 2 diabetes with less than ideal glycaemic control while receiving maximal oral treatment in primary care...
  28. pmc Short-term treatment of gastroesophageal reflux disease
    Bart van Pinxteren
    Julius Center for Health Sciences and Primary Care, University Medical Center Utrecht, 3508 AB Utrecht, The Netherlands
    J Gen Intern Med 18:755-63. 2003
    ..To investigate the efficacy of acid suppressant drugs in the empirical treatment of gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) and in the treatment of endoscopy-negative reflux disease (ENRD)...
  29. pmc Urgent cancer referral guidelines: a retrospective cohort study of referrals for upper gastrointestinal adenocarcinoma
    Simon J Panter
    South Tyneside District Hospital, South Shields
    Br J Gen Pract 54:611-3. 2004
    ..Past performance indicates that the majority of patients with the commonest symptom complex were not referred quickly and less than half were seen within 4 weeks...
  30. pmc Prevalence of Helicobacter pylori in patients with gastro-oesophageal reflux disease: systematic review
    Anan Raghunath
    Centre for Integrated Health Care Research, Wolfson Research Institute, University of Durham, Stockton on Tees TS17 6BH
    BMJ 326:737. 2003
    ..To ascertain the prevalence of Helicobacter pylori in patients with gastro-oesophageal reflux disease and its association with the disease...
  31. pmc The diagnostic accuracy and utility of a B-type natriuretic peptide test in a community population of patients with suspected heart failure
    Ahmet Fuat
    Department of Medicine, Darlington Memorial Hospital, Centre for Integrated Health Care Research, University of Durham, Darlington Primary Care Trust
    Br J Gen Pract 56:327-33. 2006
    ....
  32. pmc Barriers to accurate diagnosis and effective management of heart failure in primary care: qualitative study
    Ahmet Fuat
    Centre for Integrated Health Care Research, Wolfson Research Institute, University of Durham, Stockton on Tees TS17 6BH
    BMJ 326:196. 2003
    ..To ascertain the beliefs, current practices, and decision making of general practitioners in the diagnosis and management of suspected heart failure in primary care, with a view to identifying barriers to good care...
  33. pmc Impaired glucose tolerance: qualitative and quantitative study of general practitioners' knowledge and perceptions
    Graeme Wylie
    Centre for Integrated Health Care Research, Wolfson Research Institute, University of Durham, Stockton on Tees TS17 6BH
    BMJ 324:1190. 2002
    ..To investigate general practitioners' knowledge of and attitudes to impaired glucose tolerance...