Robert J P Lewin

Summary

Affiliation: University of York
Country: UK

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Does it matter what patients think? The relationship between changes in patients' beliefs about angina and their psychological and functional status
    Gill Furze
    British Heart Foundation Care and Education Research Group, Department of Health Sciences, University of York, York, UK
    J Psychosom Res 59:323-9. 2005
  2. pmc A randomised trial of a 5 week, manual based, self-management programme for hypertension delivered in a cardiac patient club in Shanghai
    Feng Xue
    Postgraduate Area, 2nd Floor, HYMS, University of York, York, UK
    BMC Cardiovasc Disord 8:10. 2008
  3. ncbi request reprint A brief cognitive behavioural preimplantation and rehabilitation programme for patients receiving an implantable cardioverter-defibrillator improves physical health and reduces psychological morbidity and unplanned readmissions
    R J Lewin
    Department of Health Sciences, BHF Care and Education Research Group, University of York, Heslington, York, UK
    Heart 95:63-9. 2009
  4. pmc A randomised controlled trial of a self-management plan for patients with newly diagnosed angina
    R J P Lewin
    British Heart Foundation Rehabilitation Unit, Department of Health Studies, University of York
    Br J Gen Pract 52:194-6, 199-201. 2002
  5. ncbi request reprint Provision of services for rehabilitation of children and adolescents with congenital cardiac disease: a survey of centres for paediatric cardiology in the United Kingdom
    Robert J P Lewin
    British Heart Foundation Rehabilitation Research Unit, University of York, UK
    Cardiol Young 12:408-10. 2002
  6. ncbi request reprint Development of the York Angina Beliefs Questionnaire
    Gill Furze
    Department of Health Sciences, University of York, Heslington, YO10 5DD, UK
    J Health Psychol 8:307-15. 2003
  7. doi request reprint Cardiac misconceptions: comparisons among nurses, nursing students and people with heart disease in Taiwan
    Yu Ping Lin
    Department of Health Sciences, University of York, York, UK
    J Adv Nurs 64:251-60. 2008
  8. ncbi request reprint Do illness perceptions predict attendance at cardiac rehabilitation and quality of life following myocardial infarction?
    David P French
    British Heart Foundation Care and Education Research Group, Department of Health Sciences, University of York, York, United Kingdom
    J Psychosom Res 59:315-22. 2005
  9. pmc "Prehabilitation" prior to CABG surgery improves physical functioning and depression
    Gill Furze
    British Heart Foundation Care and Education Research Group, Department of Health Sciences, University of York, York, UK
    Int J Cardiol 132:51-8. 2009
  10. pmc Decision making processes in people with symptoms of acute myocardial infarction: qualitative study
    Jill Pattenden
    Department of Health Sciences, University of York, Heslington, York YO10 5DQ
    BMJ 324:1006-9. 2002

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Publications21

  1. ncbi request reprint Does it matter what patients think? The relationship between changes in patients' beliefs about angina and their psychological and functional status
    Gill Furze
    British Heart Foundation Care and Education Research Group, Department of Health Sciences, University of York, York, UK
    J Psychosom Res 59:323-9. 2005
    ..The aim of this study is to examine the association between changes in misconceived or maladaptive beliefs about angina and patients' functional and psychological status...
  2. pmc A randomised trial of a 5 week, manual based, self-management programme for hypertension delivered in a cardiac patient club in Shanghai
    Feng Xue
    Postgraduate Area, 2nd Floor, HYMS, University of York, York, UK
    BMC Cardiovasc Disord 8:10. 2008
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  3. ncbi request reprint A brief cognitive behavioural preimplantation and rehabilitation programme for patients receiving an implantable cardioverter-defibrillator improves physical health and reduces psychological morbidity and unplanned readmissions
    R J Lewin
    Department of Health Sciences, BHF Care and Education Research Group, University of York, Heslington, York, UK
    Heart 95:63-9. 2009
    ..To assess the clinical and cost effectiveness of a brief home-based cognitive behavioural rehabilitation programme (the ICD Plan) for patients undergoing implantation of a cardiac defibrillator...
  4. pmc A randomised controlled trial of a self-management plan for patients with newly diagnosed angina
    R J P Lewin
    British Heart Foundation Rehabilitation Unit, Department of Health Studies, University of York
    Br J Gen Pract 52:194-6, 199-201. 2002
    ..There are approximately 1.8 million patients with angina in the United Kingdom, many of whom report a poor quality of life, including raised levels of anxiety and depression...
  5. ncbi request reprint Provision of services for rehabilitation of children and adolescents with congenital cardiac disease: a survey of centres for paediatric cardiology in the United Kingdom
    Robert J P Lewin
    British Heart Foundation Rehabilitation Research Unit, University of York, UK
    Cardiol Young 12:408-10. 2002
    ..Few respondents (18%) believed they were meeting the needs of their patients' for rehabilitation. Major barriers to providing rehabilitation were funding and the wide geographical catchment areas...
  6. ncbi request reprint Development of the York Angina Beliefs Questionnaire
    Gill Furze
    Department of Health Sciences, University of York, Heslington, YO10 5DD, UK
    J Health Psychol 8:307-15. 2003
    ..This article details the development and psychometric properties of just such a brief questionnaire, designed for use both in research and in clinical practice...
  7. doi request reprint Cardiac misconceptions: comparisons among nurses, nursing students and people with heart disease in Taiwan
    Yu Ping Lin
    Department of Health Sciences, University of York, York, UK
    J Adv Nurs 64:251-60. 2008
    ..This paper is a report of a study to examine the misconceived and potentially maladaptive beliefs (cardiac misconceptions) about heart disease held by nurses, nursing students and people with heart disease in Taiwan...
  8. ncbi request reprint Do illness perceptions predict attendance at cardiac rehabilitation and quality of life following myocardial infarction?
    David P French
    British Heart Foundation Care and Education Research Group, Department of Health Sciences, University of York, York, United Kingdom
    J Psychosom Res 59:315-22. 2005
    ..The aim of this study was to examine the extent to which illness perceptions predict attendance at cardiac rehabilitation and quality of life following myocardial infarction (MI)...
  9. pmc "Prehabilitation" prior to CABG surgery improves physical functioning and depression
    Gill Furze
    British Heart Foundation Care and Education Research Group, Department of Health Sciences, University of York, York, UK
    Int J Cardiol 132:51-8. 2009
    ..Here we evaluated the addition of a brief, cognitive-behavioural intervention (the HeartOp Programme) to routine nurse counselling for people waiting for CABG surgery...
  10. pmc Decision making processes in people with symptoms of acute myocardial infarction: qualitative study
    Jill Pattenden
    Department of Health Sciences, University of York, Heslington, York YO10 5DQ
    BMJ 324:1006-9. 2002
    ..To identify the themes that influence decision making processes used by patients with symptoms of acute myocardial infarction...
  11. ncbi request reprint Validation of the Cardiovascular Limitations and Symptoms Profile (CLASP) in chronic stable angina
    Robert J P Lewin
    Department of Health Sciences, University of York, York, UK
    J Cardiopulm Rehabil 22:184-91. 2002
    ..This study aimed to establish the reliability, validity, and sensitivity of the Cardiovascular Limitations and Symptoms Profile (CLASP) in a group of patients with chronic stable angina...
  12. doi request reprint Misconceived and maladaptive beliefs about heart disease: a comparison between Taiwan and Britain
    Yu Ping Lin
    Department of Health Sciences, University of York, Heslington, York, UK
    J Clin Nurs 18:46-55. 2009
    ..To assess and compare misconceived and maladaptive beliefs about coronary heart disease between Taiwanese and British people with heart disease...
  13. doi request reprint Complexities of patient choice in cardiac rehabilitation: qualitative findings
    Mary Madden
    Wounds Group, Department of Health Sciences, University of York, UK
    J Adv Nurs 67:540-9. 2011
    ..This paper is a report of a study of the choices patients make when offered home-based or hospital-based cardiac rehabilitation...
  14. ncbi request reprint A confirmatory factor analysis of the Hospital Anxiety and Depression Scale in coronary care patients following acute myocardial infarction
    Colin R Martin
    Department of Health Sciences, University of York, Alcuin College, C Block, University of York, York, YO10 5DD, UK
    Psychiatry Res 120:85-94. 2003
    ..The HADS may be a useful screening instrument to assess post-MI patients for symptoms of psychological distress. Further research is required to determine the three-factor structure of the HADS in other clinical groups...
  15. pmc A comparison of the illness beliefs of people with angina and their peers: a questionnaire study
    Gill Furze
    British Heart Foundation Rehabilitation Research Unit, Department of Health Sciences, University of York, Heslington, York, UK
    BMC Cardiovasc Disord 2:4. 2002
    ..This study compared the beliefs held by people with angina, regarding causation and coping in angina, with the beliefs of their friends who do not suffer from angina...
  16. ncbi request reprint Trial of the effects of an advice and relaxation tape given within the first 24 h of admission to hospital with acute myocardial infarction
    Robert J P Lewin
    British Heart Foundation Rehabilitation Research Unit, Department of Health Sciences, University of York, Genesis 6, York Y010 5DQ, UK
    Int J Cardiol 82:107-14; discussion 115-6. 2002
    ..The study was performed to examine the effects of giving patients with acute myocardial infarction an advice and relaxation audio tape within 24 h of admission to hospital...
  17. ncbi request reprint The rise and fall of cardiac rehabilitation in the United Kingdom since 1998
    Hugh J N Bethell
    Basingstoke and Alton Cardiac Rehabilitation Centre, Chawton Park Road, Alton, Hampshire GU34 1RQ
    J Public Health (Oxf) 29:57-61. 2007
    ..Provision of cardiac rehabilitation is inadequate in all countries in which it has been measured. This study assesses the provision in the United Kingdom and the changes between 1998 and 2004...
  18. ncbi request reprint A simple screening method for determining knowledge of the appropriate levels of activity and risk behaviour in young people with congenital cardiac conditions
    Lynne Kendall
    Paediatric Cardiology Department, Leeds General Infirmary, Leeds, United Kingdom
    Cardiol Young 17:151-7. 2007
    ..To assess a novel method for assessing risk and providing advice about activity to children and young people with congenital cardiac disease and their parents...
  19. ncbi request reprint A brief cognitive-behavioral intervention reduces hospital admissions in refractory angina patients
    Roger K G Moore
    Cardiothoracic Center, Royal Liverpool and Broadgreen University Hospitals NHS Trust, Liverpool, United Kingdom
    J Pain Symptom Manage 33:310-6. 2007
    ..This benefit accrues in addition to the known effects of CB-CDMP on symptoms and quality of life. These data suggest that a CB-CDMP approach to symptom palliation represents a low cost alternative to palliative revascularization...
  20. ncbi request reprint The views of parents concerning the planning of services for rehabilitation of families of children with congenital cardiac disease
    Lynne Kendall
    Paediatric Cardiac Department, Yorkshire Heart Centre, Leeds General Infirmary, Leeds, UK
    Cardiol Young 13:20-7. 2003
    ..The purpose of this study was to obtain the views of their parents about the need for, and shape of, services for rehabilitation...
  21. ncbi request reprint The views of young people with congenital cardiac disease on designing the services for their treatment
    Lynne Kendall
    Paediatric Cardiac Department, Yorkshire Heart Centre, Leeds General Infirmary, Leeds, UK
    Cardiol Young 13:11-9. 2003
    ..The purpose of this study was to explore the views of young people with a range of congenital cardiac conditions, on what would help them better deal with their condition, and when and how help might be provided...