Lisa Iversen

Summary

Affiliation: University of Aberdeen
Country: UK

Publications

  1. pmc Smoking in young women in Scotland and future burden of hospital admission and death: a nested cohort study
    Lisa Iversen
    Academic Primary Care, Division of Applied Health Sciences, University of Aberdeen, Aberdeen
    Br J Gen Pract 63:e523-33. 2013
  2. pmc Impact of lifestyle in middle-aged women on mortality: evidence from the Royal College of General Practitioners' Oral Contraception Study
    Lisa Iversen
    Section of Primary Care, Centre of Academic Primary Care, College of Life Sciences and Medicine, University of Aberdeen, Aberdeen
    Br J Gen Pract 60:563-9. 2010
  3. doi request reprint Menopause-related workload in general practice 1996-2005: a retrospective study in the UK
    Lisa Iversen
    Centre of Academic Primary Care, University of Aberdeen, Foresterhill Health Centre, Westburn Road, Aberdeen AB25 2AY, UK
    Fam Pract 27:499-506. 2010
  4. doi request reprint Toxaemia of pregnancy and risk of mortality in later life: evidence from the Royal College of General Practitioners' Oral Contraception Study
    Lisa Iversen
    Centre of Academic Primary Care, University of Aberdeen, Aberdeen, United Kingdom
    Hypertens Pregnancy 29:180-97. 2010
  5. ncbi request reprint Do people self-reporting information about chronic respiratory disease have corroborative evidence in their general practice medical records? A study of intermethod reliability
    Lisa Iversen
    Dept of General Practice and Primary Care, University of Aberdeen, Foresterhill Health Centre, Westburn Road, Aberdeen, UK
    Prim Care Respir J 16:162-8. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint Is living in a rural area good for your respiratory health? Results from a cross-sectional study in Scotland
    Lisa Iversen
    Department of General Practice and Primary Care, University of Aberdeen, Foresterhill Health Centre, Westburn Rd, Aberdeen, AB25 2AY, UK
    Chest 128:2059-67. 2005
  7. pmc Long term effects of hysterectomy on mortality: nested cohort study
    Lisa Iversen
    Department of General Practice and Primary Care, University of Aberdeen, Foresterhill Health Centre, Aberdeen AB25 2AY
    BMJ 330:1482. 2005
  8. pmc Mortality among contraceptive pill users: cohort evidence from Royal College of General Practitioners' Oral Contraception Study
    Philip C Hannaford
    Centre of Academic Primary Care, University of Aberdeen, Foresterhill Health Centre, Aberdeen AB25 2AY
    BMJ 340:c927. 2010
  9. pmc Cancer risk among users of oral contraceptives: cohort data from the Royal College of General Practitioner's oral contraception study
    Philip C Hannaford
    Department of General Practice and Primary Care, University of Aberdeen, Aberdeen AB25 2AY
    BMJ 335:651. 2007
  10. doi request reprint Factors associated with age of onset and type of menopause in a cohort of UK women
    Alida J Pokoradi
    Centre of Academic Primary Care, University of Aberdeen, Aberdeen, Scotland, United Kingdom
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 205:34.e1-13. 2011

Detail Information

Publications16

  1. pmc Smoking in young women in Scotland and future burden of hospital admission and death: a nested cohort study
    Lisa Iversen
    Academic Primary Care, Division of Applied Health Sciences, University of Aberdeen, Aberdeen
    Br J Gen Pract 63:e523-33. 2013
    ..Many women smoke, yet few longitudinal studies have examined the non-fatal burden of smoking in women...
  2. pmc Impact of lifestyle in middle-aged women on mortality: evidence from the Royal College of General Practitioners' Oral Contraception Study
    Lisa Iversen
    Section of Primary Care, Centre of Academic Primary Care, College of Life Sciences and Medicine, University of Aberdeen, Aberdeen
    Br J Gen Pract 60:563-9. 2010
    ..Although many individuals have multiple lifestyle risk factors, few studies have investigated the impact of lifestyle risk factor combinations among women...
  3. doi request reprint Menopause-related workload in general practice 1996-2005: a retrospective study in the UK
    Lisa Iversen
    Centre of Academic Primary Care, University of Aberdeen, Foresterhill Health Centre, Westburn Road, Aberdeen AB25 2AY, UK
    Fam Pract 27:499-506. 2010
    ..Women with menopausal symptoms often consult with a health professional. Recently, hormone replacement therapy (HRT) prescribing has declined but the impact of this change on other aspects of general practice workload is unclear...
  4. doi request reprint Toxaemia of pregnancy and risk of mortality in later life: evidence from the Royal College of General Practitioners' Oral Contraception Study
    Lisa Iversen
    Centre of Academic Primary Care, University of Aberdeen, Aberdeen, United Kingdom
    Hypertens Pregnancy 29:180-97. 2010
    ..To examine whether toxaemia of pregnancy is associated with an increased risk of mortality, in particular premature death...
  5. ncbi request reprint Do people self-reporting information about chronic respiratory disease have corroborative evidence in their general practice medical records? A study of intermethod reliability
    Lisa Iversen
    Dept of General Practice and Primary Care, University of Aberdeen, Foresterhill Health Centre, Westburn Road, Aberdeen, UK
    Prim Care Respir J 16:162-8. 2007
    ..To use intermethod reliability to compare self-reported data about chronic respiratory disease and health service utilisation with data contained in general practice medical records...
  6. ncbi request reprint Is living in a rural area good for your respiratory health? Results from a cross-sectional study in Scotland
    Lisa Iversen
    Department of General Practice and Primary Care, University of Aberdeen, Foresterhill Health Centre, Westburn Rd, Aberdeen, AB25 2AY, UK
    Chest 128:2059-67. 2005
    ..We aimed to investigate the epidemiology of self-reported chronic respiratory disease throughout Scotland, and to explore the relationship between quality of life and geographic location in those reporting disease...
  7. pmc Long term effects of hysterectomy on mortality: nested cohort study
    Lisa Iversen
    Department of General Practice and Primary Care, University of Aberdeen, Foresterhill Health Centre, Aberdeen AB25 2AY
    BMJ 330:1482. 2005
    ..To investigate the long term risk (mean > 20 years) of death from all causes, cardiovascular disease, and cancer in women who had or had not had a hysterectomy...
  8. pmc Mortality among contraceptive pill users: cohort evidence from Royal College of General Practitioners' Oral Contraception Study
    Philip C Hannaford
    Centre of Academic Primary Care, University of Aberdeen, Foresterhill Health Centre, Aberdeen AB25 2AY
    BMJ 340:c927. 2010
    ..To see if the mortality risk among women who have used oral contraceptives differs from that of never users...
  9. pmc Cancer risk among users of oral contraceptives: cohort data from the Royal College of General Practitioner's oral contraception study
    Philip C Hannaford
    Department of General Practice and Primary Care, University of Aberdeen, Aberdeen AB25 2AY
    BMJ 335:651. 2007
    ..To examine the absolute risks or benefits on cancer associated with oral contraception, using incident data...
  10. doi request reprint Factors associated with age of onset and type of menopause in a cohort of UK women
    Alida J Pokoradi
    Centre of Academic Primary Care, University of Aberdeen, Aberdeen, Scotland, United Kingdom
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 205:34.e1-13. 2011
    ..We sought to describe the pattern of age at menopause and factors associated with type of menopause...
  11. doi request reprint Factors associated with resilience or vulnerability to hot flushes and night sweats during the menopausal transition
    Oonagh K Duffy
    Academic Primary Care, Division of Applied Health Sciences, University of Aberdeen, Aberdeen, UK
    Menopause 20:383-92. 2013
    ..The aim of this study was to explore factors associated with "resilience" and "vulnerability" to hot flushes and night sweats...
  12. pmc A qualitative study in rural and urban areas on whether--and how--to consult during routine and out of hours
    Neil C Campbell
    Department of General Practice and Primary Care, University of Aberdeen, Foresterhill Health Centre, Westburn Road, Aberdeen, AB25 2AY, UK
    BMC Fam Pract 7:26. 2006
    ..Differences in health service provision may play a part in this. We aimed to explore whether and how patients' consulting intentions take account of their perceptions of health service provision...
  13. doi request reprint Is the oral contraceptive pill associated with fracture in later life? New evidence from the Royal College of General Practitioners Oral Contraception Study
    Sanam Memon
    Centre of Academic Primary Care, College of Life Sciences and Medicine, University of Aberdeen, Foresterhill Health Centre, Aberdeen, United Kingdom
    Contraception 84:40-7. 2011
    ..In this paper, we examined a subset of women in the RCGP study living in Scotland to determine whether this risk has persisted...
  14. ncbi request reprint Rural/urban differences in accounts of patients' initial decisions to consult primary care
    Jane Farmer
    University of Aberdeen Business School, Edward Wright Building, Dunbar Street, Old Aberdeen AB24 3QY, UK
    Health Place 12:210-21. 2006
    ..Perceptions about access to different health services meant rural patients' decision-making in out-of-hours emergencies was complex. Rural/urban differences in demand could be affected by change in UK primary care provision...
  15. ncbi request reprint Tubal sterilization, all-cause death, and cancer among women in the United Kingdom: evidence from the Royal College of General Practitioners' Oral Contraception Study
    Lisa Iversen
    Department of General Practice and Primary Care, University of Aberdeen School of Medicine, Aberdeen, UK
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 196:447.e1-8. 2007
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine the relationship between tubal sterilization and subsequent all-cause death and the risk of any gynecologic and breast cancer in women in the United Kingdom...
  16. ncbi request reprint Workload pressures in rural general practice: a qualitative investigation
    Lisa Iversen
    Department of General Practice and Primary Care, Foresterhill Health Centre, University of Aberdeen, Scotland, UK
    Scand J Prim Health Care 20:139-44. 2002
    ..To examine whether there are workload pressures, as reported by healthcare professionals, which are unique to rural general practice...