David Mant

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Affiliation: University of Oxford
Country: UK

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Tuberculosis: think globally and act locally
    David Mant
    Department of Primary Health Care, University of Oxford, Oxford OX3 7LF, UK
    Lancet 369:1493-4. 2007
  2. pmc Identification and guided treatment of ventricular dysfunction in general practice using blood B-type natriuretic peptide
    David Mant
    University Department of Primary Health Care, University of Oxford, Old Road Campus, Oxford
    Br J Gen Pract 58:393-9. 2008
  3. ncbi request reprint The state of primary-care research
    David Mant
    Department of Primary Health Care, Oxford University, Oxford, UK
    Lancet 364:1004-6. 2004
  4. doi request reprint Increase in emergency admissions to hospital for children aged under 15 in England, 1999-2010: national database analysis
    Peter J Gill
    Department of Primary Care Health Sciences, University of Oxford, Oxford OX2 6GG, UK
    Arch Dis Child 98:328-34. 2013
  5. pmc Using vital signs to assess children with acute infections: a survey of current practice
    Matthew Thompson
    Oxford University Department of Primary Health Care, Old Road Campus, Oxford, UK
    Br J Gen Pract 58:236-41. 2008
  6. pmc Effect of antibiotic prescribing on antibiotic resistance in individual children in primary care: prospective cohort study
    Angela Chung
    Department of Primary Health Care, NIHR School of Primary Care Research, University of Oxford, Oxford OX3 7LF
    BMJ 335:429. 2007
  7. pmc Respiratory infections for which general practitioners consider prescribing an antibiotic: a prospective study
    Anthony Harnden
    Department of Primary Health Care, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK
    Arch Dis Child 92:594-7. 2007
  8. pmc Parenteral penicillin for children with meningococcal disease before hospital admission: case-control study
    Anthony Harnden
    Department of Primary Health Care, Institute of Health Sciences, University of Oxford, Oxford OX3 7LF Abstract
    BMJ 332:1295-8. 2006
  9. pmc Whooping cough in school age children with persistent cough: prospective cohort study in primary care
    Anthony Harnden
    Department of Primary Health Care, University of Oxford, Oxford OX3 7LF
    BMJ 333:174-7. 2006
  10. pmc Relative impact of clinical evidence and over-the-counter prescribing on topical antibiotic use for acute infective conjunctivitis
    Helen Davis
    Department of Primary Health Care, NIHR School of Primary Care Research, University of Oxford, Oxford
    Br J Gen Pract 59:897-900. 2009

Detail Information

Publications41

  1. ncbi request reprint Tuberculosis: think globally and act locally
    David Mant
    Department of Primary Health Care, University of Oxford, Oxford OX3 7LF, UK
    Lancet 369:1493-4. 2007
  2. pmc Identification and guided treatment of ventricular dysfunction in general practice using blood B-type natriuretic peptide
    David Mant
    University Department of Primary Health Care, University of Oxford, Old Road Campus, Oxford
    Br J Gen Pract 58:393-9. 2008
    ..B-type natriuretic peptide (BNP) is a blood test which detects ventricular wall stretch and is being increasingly used in primary care on limited evidence...
  3. ncbi request reprint The state of primary-care research
    David Mant
    Department of Primary Health Care, Oxford University, Oxford, UK
    Lancet 364:1004-6. 2004
  4. doi request reprint Increase in emergency admissions to hospital for children aged under 15 in England, 1999-2010: national database analysis
    Peter J Gill
    Department of Primary Care Health Sciences, University of Oxford, Oxford OX2 6GG, UK
    Arch Dis Child 98:328-34. 2013
    ..To investigate a reported rise in the emergency hospital admission of children in England for conditions usually managed in the community...
  5. pmc Using vital signs to assess children with acute infections: a survey of current practice
    Matthew Thompson
    Oxford University Department of Primary Health Care, Old Road Campus, Oxford, UK
    Br J Gen Pract 58:236-41. 2008
    ..Current evidence supports the value of GPs' overall assessment in determining how unwell a child is, but the additional benefit of measuring vital signs is not known...
  6. pmc Effect of antibiotic prescribing on antibiotic resistance in individual children in primary care: prospective cohort study
    Angela Chung
    Department of Primary Health Care, NIHR School of Primary Care Research, University of Oxford, Oxford OX3 7LF
    BMJ 335:429. 2007
    ..To assess the effect of community prescribing of an antibiotic for acute respiratory infection on the prevalence of antibiotic resistant bacteria in an individual child...
  7. pmc Respiratory infections for which general practitioners consider prescribing an antibiotic: a prospective study
    Anthony Harnden
    Department of Primary Health Care, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK
    Arch Dis Child 92:594-7. 2007
    ..To determine the viral aetiology of respiratory infections in children presenting to primary care with "more than a simple cold"...
  8. pmc Parenteral penicillin for children with meningococcal disease before hospital admission: case-control study
    Anthony Harnden
    Department of Primary Health Care, Institute of Health Sciences, University of Oxford, Oxford OX3 7LF Abstract
    BMJ 332:1295-8. 2006
    ..To explore the impact on mortality and morbidity of parenteral penicillin given to children before admission to hospital with suspected meningococcal disease...
  9. pmc Whooping cough in school age children with persistent cough: prospective cohort study in primary care
    Anthony Harnden
    Department of Primary Health Care, University of Oxford, Oxford OX3 7LF
    BMJ 333:174-7. 2006
    ..To estimate the proportion of school age children with a persistent cough who have evidence of a recent Bordetella pertussis infection...
  10. pmc Relative impact of clinical evidence and over-the-counter prescribing on topical antibiotic use for acute infective conjunctivitis
    Helen Davis
    Department of Primary Health Care, NIHR School of Primary Care Research, University of Oxford, Oxford
    Br J Gen Pract 59:897-900. 2009
    ..In 2005, three placebo-controlled clinical trials showed that use of topical antibiotics had a small effect on time to clinical resolution. In the same year, chloramphenicol eye drops were made available for sale over the counter...
  11. pmc Quality of care for chronic diseases in a British cohort of long-term cancer survivors
    Nada F Khan
    Department of Primary Health Care, University of Oxford, UK
    Ann Fam Med 8:418-24. 2010
    ..We sought to establish the quality of care for chronic diseases among cancer survivors in the United Kingdom...
  12. pmc Child deaths: confidential enquiry into the role and quality of UK primary care
    Anthony Harnden
    Department of Primary Health Care, University of Oxford, Oxford
    Br J Gen Pract 59:819-24. 2009
    ..Reviewing primary care records may highlight areas in which systems, skills, and care could be improved...
  13. doi request reprint Clinical symptoms and signs for the diagnosis of Mycoplasma pneumoniae in children and adolescents with community-acquired pneumonia
    Kay Wang
    Department of Primary Care Health Sciences, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 10:CD009175. 2012
    ..However, M. pneumoniae is difficult to diagnose based on clinical symptoms and signs. Diagnostic uncertainty can lead to inappropriate antibiotic prescribing, which may worsen clinical prognosis and increase antibiotic resistance...
  14. doi request reprint Mycoplasma pneumoniae and respiratory virus infections in children with persistent cough in England: a retrospective analysis
    Kay Wang
    Department of Primary Health Care, University of Oxford, Oxford, United Kingdom
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 30:1047-51. 2011
    ..This study estimates the prevalence of Mycoplasma pneumoniae (Mp) and assesses the prognostic value of detecting Mp and respiratory viruses in children with persistent cough...
  15. ncbi request reprint Why do general practitioners prescribe antibiotics for acute infective conjunctivitis in children? Qualitative interviews with GPs and a questionnaire survey of parents and teachers
    Peter W Rose
    Department of Primary Health Care, University of Oxford, Old Road Campus, Old Road, Headington, Oxford OX3 7LF, UK
    Fam Pract 23:226-32. 2006
    ..Acute infective conjunctivitis in children is a common presentation in primary care. Treatment is usually with antibiotics and prescribing may be affected by non-clinical factors...
  16. pmc The evidence base for interventions delivered to children in primary care: an overview of cochrane systematic reviews
    Peter J Gill
    Department of Primary Care Health Sciences, University of Oxford, Oxford, United Kingdom
    PLoS ONE 6:e23051. 2011
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  17. pmc General practitioners' views on quality markers for children in UK primary care: a qualitative study
    Peter J Gill
    Department of Primary Care Health Sciences, University of Oxford, Radcliffe Observatory Quarter, UK
    BMC Fam Pract 13:92. 2012
    ..As no previous research has investigated whether GPs would support or oppose the introduction of child-specific quality markers, we sought their views on this important question...
  18. pmc What are the basic self-monitoring components for cardiovascular risk management?
    Alison M Ward
    Department of Primary Health Care, The University of Oxford, Headington, UK
    BMC Med Res Methodol 10:105. 2010
    ..We examined the interventions included in systematic reviews of self-monitoring for four clinical problems that increase cardiovascular disease risk...
  19. pmc Normal ranges of heart rate and respiratory rate in children from birth to 18 years of age: a systematic review of observational studies
    Susannah Fleming
    Oxford University, Department of Primary Health Care, Rosemary Rue Building, Old Road Campus, Headington, Oxford, UK
    Lancet 377:1011-8. 2011
    ..We aimed to derive new centile charts for these vital signs and to compare these centiles with existing international ranges...
  20. doi request reprint Diagnostic value of laboratory tests in identifying serious infections in febrile children: systematic review
    Ann Van den Bruel
    Department of Primary Health Care, University of Oxford, UK
    BMJ 342:d3082. 2011
    ..To collate all available evidence on the diagnostic value of laboratory tests for the diagnosis of serious infections in febrile children in ambulatory settings...
  21. pmc Hypertension guideline recommendations in general practice: awareness, agreement, adoption, and adherence
    Carl Heneghan
    Department of Primary Health Care, Centre for Evidence Based Medicine, University of Oxford
    Br J Gen Pract 57:948-52. 2007
    ..GPs vary greatly in their clinical management of hypertension, for reasons that are poorly understood...
  22. pmc Influence of general practice opening hours on delay in seeking medical attention after transient ischaemic attack (TIA) and minor stroke: prospective population based study
    Daniel S Lasserson
    Department of Primary Health Care, University of Oxford, Headington, Oxford OX3 7LF
    BMJ 337:a1569. 2008
    ..To assess the influence of general practice opening hours on healthcare seeking behaviour after transient ischaemic attack (TIA) and minor stroke and feasibility of clinical assessment within 24 hours of symptom onset...
  23. ncbi request reprint Reporting the cost-effectiveness of interventions with nonsignificant effect differences: example from a trial of secondary prevention of coronary heart disease
    Katharine Johnston
    Health Economics Research Centre, University of Oxford, Institute of Health Sciences, Headington, UK
    Int J Technol Assess Health Care 19:476-89. 2003
    ..This study reports the cost-effectiveness of interventions with nonsignificant differences in effect, and considers reporting of cost-effectiveness in situations where nonsignificant differences arise in some but not all end points...
  24. ncbi request reprint Clinical recognition of meningococcal disease in children and adolescents
    Matthew J Thompson
    Department of Primary Health Care, Old Road Campus, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK
    Lancet 367:397-403. 2006
    ..Meningococcal disease is a rapidly progressive childhood infection of global importance. To our knowledge, no systematic quantitative research exists into the occurrence of symptoms before admission to hospital...
  25. pmc Effect of UK policy on medical migration: a time series analysis of physician registration data
    Claire Blacklock
    Department of Primary Care Health Sciences, Oxford University, Radcliffe Observatory Quarter, Oxford, OX2 6GG, UK
    Hum Resour Health 10:35. 2012
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  26. ncbi request reprint Chloramphenicol treatment for acute infective conjunctivitis in children in primary care: a randomised double-blind placebo-controlled trial
    Peter W Rose
    Department of Primary Health Care, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK
    Lancet 366:37-43. 2005
    ..We undertook a randomised double-blind trial to compare the effectiveness of chloramphenicol eye drops with placebo in children with infective conjunctivitis in primary care...
  27. doi request reprint Non-invasive measurement of respiratory rate in children using the photoplethysmogram
    Susannah Fleming
    Institute of Biomedical Engineering, Department of Engineering Science, University of Oxford, OX3 7DQ, UK
    Conf Proc IEEE Eng Med Biol Soc 2008:1886-9. 2008
    ..Using autoregressive modelling, it is shown that respiratory rate can be extracted from the paediatric photoplethysmogram with a mean error of 3.4 breaths per minute...
  28. doi request reprint Associations with virologic treatment failure in adults on antiretroviral therapy in South Africa
    Mohammed Ishaaq Datay
    Department of Primary Health Care, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 54:489-95. 2010
    ..Highly active antiretroviral therapy (HAART) has been available in government facilities in the Western Cape Province of South Africa since 2001. We aimed to investigate factors associated with virologic treatment failure in this setting...
  29. doi request reprint Nicotine replacement therapy for smoking cessation
    Lindsay F Stead
    Department of Primary Care Health Sciences, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 11:CD000146. 2012
    ....
  30. pmc A case of mural dyslexia
    David Mant
    Department of Primary Health Care, Institute of Health Sciences, University of Oxford
    Br J Gen Pract 52:579-83. 2002
  31. pmc Mortality from heart failure in an English population, 1979-2003: study of death certification
    Michael J Goldacre
    Unit of Health Care Epidemiology, Department of Public Health, University of Oxford, Old Road Campus, Oxford, OX3 7LF, UK
    J Epidemiol Community Health 59:782-4. 2005
    ..The study objective was to discover if the decline in mortality from coronary heart disease has been accompanied by a rise in mortality from heart failure in the study population...
  32. pmc Monitoring in chronic disease: a rational approach
    Paul Glasziou
    University of Oxford, Department of Primary Health Care, Oxford OX3 7LF, UK
    BMJ 330:644-8. 2005
  33. ncbi request reprint Motivation is not enough: prediction of risk behavior following diagnosis of coronary heart disease from the theory of planned behavior
    Derek W Johnston
    School of Psychology, University of Aberdeen, Aberdeen, Scotland
    Health Psychol 23:533-8. 2004
    ..Similar predictions could derive from social-cognitive theory. In coronary patients, behavioral change needs to address issues of action implementation rather than motivational factors alone...
  34. pmc Comparison of agreement between different measures of blood pressure in primary care and daytime ambulatory blood pressure
    Paul Little
    Community Clinical Sciences Division Primary Medical Care Group, Faculty of Medicine, Health and Biological Sciences, Southampton University, Aldermoor Health Centre, Southampton SO16 5ST, UK
    BMJ 325:254. 2002
    ..To assess alternatives to measuring ambulatory pressure, which best predicts response to treatment and adverse outcome...
  35. pmc Comparison of acceptability of and preferences for different methods of measuring blood pressure in primary care
    Paul Little
    Community Clinical Sciences Division Primary Medical Care Group, Faculty of Medicine, Health and Biological Sciences, Southampton University, Aldermoor Health Centre, Southampton SO16 5ST, UK
    BMJ 325:258-9. 2002
  36. ncbi request reprint Prediction of colorectal cancer by consultation questionnaire
    David Mant
    Lancet 360:2080; author reply 2080. 2002
  37. ncbi request reprint Depression and perceived behavioral control are independent predictors of future activity and fitness after coronary syndrome events
    Julia L Allan
    School of Psychology, University of Aberdeen, Aberdeen, Scotland, United Kingdom
    J Psychosom Res 63:501-8. 2007
    ..The present study investigates whether depression and PBC exert independent effects on future exercise and fitness in patients hospitalized for coronary syndrome events...
  38. pmc Randomised trial of two approaches to screening for atrial fibrillation in UK general practice
    Stephen Morgan
    Department of Primary Medical Care, University of Southampton, Aldermoor Health Centre
    Br J Gen Pract 52:373-4, 377-80. 2002
    ..Screening has been suggested but there is very little evidence concerning the uptake of screening in the elderly population at risk, nor of the optimal method of screening in a general practice setting..
  39. ncbi request reprint The role familiarity with science and medicine plays in parents' decision making about enrolling a child in vaccine research
    Tracey E A Chantler
    University of Oxford, United Kingdom
    Qual Health Res 17:311-22. 2007
    ..It is vital to ensure that parents are confident in their judgment of a study and its potential benefit to their child and society...
  40. doi request reprint Primary health care: making Alma-Ata a reality
    John Walley
    Nuffield Centre for Health and Development, Leeds Institute of Health Sciences, University of Leeds, Leeds, UK
    Lancet 372:1001-7. 2008
    ..Progress should be measured and accountability assured. We prioritise research questions and suggest actions and measures for stakeholders both locally and globally, which are required to revitalise primary health care...
  41. pmc Predicting colorectal cancer risk in patients with rectal bleeding
    Roma Robertson
    Community Health Sciences, General Practice Section, University of Edinburgh, 20 West Richmond Street, Edinburgh EH8 9DX
    Br J Gen Pract 56:763-7. 2006
    ..Rectal bleeding is an important symptom of colorectal cancer but has low predictive value in primary care...