J W Mant

Summary

Affiliation: University of Birmingham
Country: UK

Publications

  1. pmc Recruitment of ethnic minority patients to a cardiac rehabilitation trial: the Birmingham Rehabilitation Uptake Maximisation (BRUM) study [ISRCTN72884263]
    Kate Jolly
    Department of Public Health and Epidemiology, University of Birmingham, Edgbaston, Birmingham B15 2TT, England
    BMC Med Res Methodol 5:18. 2005
  2. pmc A randomised controlled trial and cost effectiveness study of systematic screening (targeted and total population screening) versus routine practice for the detection of atrial fibrillation in the over 65s: (SAFE) [ISRCTN19633732]
    Dawn Swancutt
    Department of Primary Care and General Practice, The University of Birmingham, UK
    BMC Cardiovasc Disord 4:12. 2004
  3. pmc Home-based versus hospital-based cardiac rehabilitation after myocardial infarction or revascularisation: design and rationale of the Birmingham Rehabilitation Uptake Maximisation Study (BRUM): a randomised controlled trial [ISRCTN72884263]
    Kate Jolly
    Department of Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health Building, University of Birmingham, Edgbaston, Birmingham, B15 2TT, United Kingdom
    BMC Cardiovasc Disord 3:10. 2003
  4. pmc Home-based exercise rehabilitation in addition to specialist heart failure nurse care: design, rationale and recruitment to the Birmingham Rehabilitation Uptake Maximisation study for patients with congestive heart failure (BRUM-CHF): a randomised control
    Kate Jolly
    Department of Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health Building, University of Birmingham, Edgbaston, Birmingham, B15 2TT, UK
    BMC Cardiovasc Disord 7:9. 2007
  5. pmc Applicability to primary care of national clinical guidelines on blood pressure lowering for people with stroke: cross sectional study
    Jonathan Mant
    Department of Primary Care and General Practice, Primary Care, University of Birmingham, Birmingham B15 2TT
    BMJ 332:635-7. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint Does it matter whether patients take their antihypertensive medication as prescribed? The complex relationship between adherence and blood pressure control
    J Mant
    Department of Primary Care and General Practice, University of Birmingham, Birmingham, UK
    J Hum Hypertens 20:551-3. 2006
  7. pmc Family support for stroke: one year follow up of a randomised controlled trial
    J Mant
    Department of Primary Care and General Practice, Primary Care Clinical Sciences Building, University of Birmingham, Birmingham B15 2TT, UK
    J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 76:1006-8. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint Clinicians didn't reliably distinguish between different causes of cardiac death using case histories
    Jonathan Mant
    Department of Primary Care and General Practice, Primary Care Clinical Sciences Building, University of Birmingham, Birmingham B15 2TT, United Kingdom
    J Clin Epidemiol 59:862-7. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Use of the Short Form-36 to detect the influence of upper gastrointestinal disease on self-reported health status
    J W Mant
    Division of Public Health and Primary Health Care, University of Oxford, UK
    Qual Life Res 7:221-6. 1998
  10. ncbi request reprint Process versus outcome indicators in the assessment of quality of health care
    J Mant
    Department of Primary Care and General Practice, Medical School, University of Birmingham, UK
    Int J Qual Health Care 13:475-80. 2001

Detail Information

Publications30

  1. pmc Recruitment of ethnic minority patients to a cardiac rehabilitation trial: the Birmingham Rehabilitation Uptake Maximisation (BRUM) study [ISRCTN72884263]
    Kate Jolly
    Department of Public Health and Epidemiology, University of Birmingham, Edgbaston, Birmingham B15 2TT, England
    BMC Med Res Methodol 5:18. 2005
    ....
  2. pmc A randomised controlled trial and cost effectiveness study of systematic screening (targeted and total population screening) versus routine practice for the detection of atrial fibrillation in the over 65s: (SAFE) [ISRCTN19633732]
    Dawn Swancutt
    Department of Primary Care and General Practice, The University of Birmingham, UK
    BMC Cardiovasc Disord 4:12. 2004
    ..The value of clinical assessment and echocardiography as additional methods of risk stratification for thromboembolic disease in patients with AF were also evaluated...
  3. pmc Home-based versus hospital-based cardiac rehabilitation after myocardial infarction or revascularisation: design and rationale of the Birmingham Rehabilitation Uptake Maximisation Study (BRUM): a randomised controlled trial [ISRCTN72884263]
    Kate Jolly
    Department of Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health Building, University of Birmingham, Edgbaston, Birmingham, B15 2TT, United Kingdom
    BMC Cardiovasc Disord 3:10. 2003
    ..Evidence of the effectiveness of home-based cardiac rehabilitation remains limited. This trial evaluates the effectiveness and cost-effectiveness of home-based compared to hospital-based cardiac rehabilitation...
  4. pmc Home-based exercise rehabilitation in addition to specialist heart failure nurse care: design, rationale and recruitment to the Birmingham Rehabilitation Uptake Maximisation study for patients with congestive heart failure (BRUM-CHF): a randomised control
    Kate Jolly
    Department of Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health Building, University of Birmingham, Edgbaston, Birmingham, B15 2TT, UK
    BMC Cardiovasc Disord 7:9. 2007
    ....
  5. pmc Applicability to primary care of national clinical guidelines on blood pressure lowering for people with stroke: cross sectional study
    Jonathan Mant
    Department of Primary Care and General Practice, Primary Care, University of Birmingham, Birmingham B15 2TT
    BMJ 332:635-7. 2006
    ..To compare the characteristics of patients with cerebrovascular disease in primary care with those of the participants in the PROGRESS trial, on which national guidelines for blood pressure lowering are based...
  6. ncbi request reprint Does it matter whether patients take their antihypertensive medication as prescribed? The complex relationship between adherence and blood pressure control
    J Mant
    Department of Primary Care and General Practice, University of Birmingham, Birmingham, UK
    J Hum Hypertens 20:551-3. 2006
  7. pmc Family support for stroke: one year follow up of a randomised controlled trial
    J Mant
    Department of Primary Care and General Practice, Primary Care Clinical Sciences Building, University of Birmingham, Birmingham B15 2TT, UK
    J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 76:1006-8. 2005
    ..There is evidence that family support can benefit carers of stroke patients, but not the patients themselves...
  8. ncbi request reprint Clinicians didn't reliably distinguish between different causes of cardiac death using case histories
    Jonathan Mant
    Department of Primary Care and General Practice, Primary Care Clinical Sciences Building, University of Birmingham, Birmingham B15 2TT, United Kingdom
    J Clin Epidemiol 59:862-7. 2006
    ..Our aim was to assess agreement between doctors on cause of death given identical clinical information, and to assess agreement between a physician panel and the original cause of death as coded on national statistics...
  9. ncbi request reprint Use of the Short Form-36 to detect the influence of upper gastrointestinal disease on self-reported health status
    J W Mant
    Division of Public Health and Primary Health Care, University of Oxford, UK
    Qual Life Res 7:221-6. 1998
    ..Differences persisted when the results were controlled for the possible effects of co-morbidity. It was concluded that the SF-36 is sensitive to the impact of gastrointestinal disease on health status...
  10. ncbi request reprint Process versus outcome indicators in the assessment of quality of health care
    J Mant
    Department of Primary Care and General Practice, Medical School, University of Birmingham, UK
    Int J Qual Health Care 13:475-80. 2001
    ..If these conditions are not met, then alternative strategies such as process measurement and risk management techniques may be more effective at protecting the public from poor quality care...
  11. pmc Identification of stroke in the community: a comparison of three methods
    J Mant
    Department of Primary Care and General Practice, University of Birmingham, Primary Care Clinical Sciences Building, Edgbaston, Birmingham B15 2TT
    Br J Gen Pract 53:520-4. 2003
    ..A necessary first step is to identify those eligible for treatment. In primary care, this equates to setting up a register of prevalent stroke...
  12. ncbi request reprint Family support for stroke: a randomised controlled trial
    J Mant
    Department of Primary Care and General Practice, Medical School, University of Birmingham, Edgbaston, UK
    Lancet 356:808-13. 2000
    ..We did a single-blind, randomised, controlled trial to assess the impact of family support on stroke patients and their carers...
  13. pmc Protocol for Birmingham Atrial Fibrillation Treatment of the Aged study (BAFTA): a randomised controlled trial of warfarin versus aspirin for stroke prevention in the management of atrial fibrillation in an elderly primary care population [ISRCTN89345269]
    Jonathan W F Mant
    Department of Primary Care and General Practice, University of Birmingham, UK
    BMC Cardiovasc Disord 3:9. 2003
    ..The Birmingham Atrial Fibrillation Treatment of the Aged (BAFTA) study will provide evidence of the risks and benefits of warfarin versus aspirin for the prevention of stroke for older people with AF in a primary care setting...
  14. ncbi request reprint Warfarin versus aspirin for stroke prevention in an elderly community population with atrial fibrillation (the Birmingham Atrial Fibrillation Treatment of the Aged Study, BAFTA): a randomised controlled trial
    Jonathan Mant
    Primary Care Clinical Sciences, University of Birmingham, Birmingham, UK
    Lancet 370:493-503. 2007
    ..We assessed whether warfarin reduced risk of major stroke, arterial embolism, or other intracranial haemorrhage compared with aspirin in elderly patients...
  15. ncbi request reprint Using case-control studies for prescribing research
    J Mant
    Department of Primary Care and General Practice, Medical School, University of Birmingham, Edgbaston, Birmingham B15 2TT, UK
    J Clin Pharm Ther 27:67-74. 2002
    ..In this review, the principles of design, analysis and interpretation of case-control studies are illustrated by considering the evidence from case-control studies that link hormone replacement therapy to venous thromboembolism...
  16. doi request reprint Pro: 'Warfarin should be the drug of choice for thromboprophylaxis in elderly patients with atrial fibrillation'. Why warfarin should really be the drug of choice for stroke prevention in elderly patients with atrial fibrillation
    Jonathan W Mant
    Primary Care Clinical Sciences, University of Birmingham, Birmingham B15 2TT, UK
    Thromb Haemost 100:14-5. 2008
  17. ncbi request reprint What do stroke patients and their carers want from community services?
    R Hare
    Department of Primary Care and General Practice, University of Birmingham, Primary Care, Clinical Sciences Building, Edgbaston, Birmingham, B15 2TT, UK
    Fam Pract 23:131-6. 2006
    ..Previous research has focused on the longer term needs of 'new' stroke patients at fixed time intervals after the event, but neglected those of stroke patients who may have had the event many years earlier...
  18. doi request reprint Patients' experience of home and hospital based cardiac rehabilitation: a focus group study
    Miren I Jones
    Department of Primary Care and General Practice, University of Birmingham, Edgbaston, Birmingham, United Kingdom
    Eur J Cardiovasc Nurs 8:9-17. 2009
    ..New cardiac rehabilitation (CR) programmes, such as home programmes using the Heart Manual, are being introduced but little is known about patients' experiences of these...
  19. pmc Targets and self monitoring in hypertension: randomised controlled trial and cost effectiveness analysis
    R J McManus
    Department of Primary Care and General Practice, University of Birmingham, Birmingham B15 2TT
    BMJ 331:493. 2005
    ....
  20. doi request reprint Impact of study design on recruitment of patients to a primary care trial: an observational time series analysis of the Birmingham Atrial Fibrillation Treatment of the Aged (BAFTA) study
    K Fletcher
    Department of Primary Care and General Practice, Clinical Sciences Building, University of Birmingham, Birmingham B15 2TT, UK
    Fam Pract 27:691-7. 2010
    ..recruitment targets to randomized controlled trials (RCTs) are often not met. Many interventions are used to improve recruitment but there is little empirical evidence on whether these approaches work...
  21. doi request reprint A before and after study of the impact of Specialist Workers for Older People
    K Fletcher
    Department of Primary Care and General Practice, University of Birmingham, Edgbaston, Birmingham, UK
    J Eval Clin Pract 15:172-7. 2009
    ..A locally designed case management approach, the Specialist Workers for Older People (SWOP) Service, was implemented by a Central England Primary Care Trust. Here, we report an evaluation of this service...
  22. pmc Comparison of estimates and calculations of risk of coronary heart disease by doctors and nurses using different calculation tools in general practice: cross sectional study
    R J McManus
    Department of Primary Care and General Practice, University of Birmingham, Birmingham B15 2TT
    BMJ 324:459-64. 2002
    ..To assess the effect of using different risk calculation tools on how general practitioners and practice nurses evaluate the risk of coronary heart disease with clinical data routinely available in patients' records...
  23. doi request reprint A before and after study of the impact of Specialist Workers for Older People
    K Fletcher
    Stroke Prevention Programme Manager, Professor of Primary Care Stroke Research, Department of Primary Care and General Practice, Clinical Sciences Building, University of Birmingham, Edgbaston, Birmingham, UK
    J Eval Clin Pract 15:335-40. 2009
    ..A locally designed case management approach, The Specialist Workers for Older People (SWOP) Service, was implemented by a Central England Primary Care Trust. Here we report an evaluation of this service...
  24. doi request reprint The Birmingham Rehabilitation Uptake Maximisation study (BRUM): a randomised controlled trial comparing home-based with centre-based cardiac rehabilitation
    K Jolly
    Department of Public Health and Epidemiology, University of Birmingham, Birmingham, UK
    Heart 95:36-42. 2009
    ..To compare the outcomes of home-based (using the Heart Manual) and centre-based cardiac rehabilitation programmes...
  25. pmc Trends in mortality from primary liver cancer in England and Wales 1975-92: influence of oral contraceptives
    J W Mant
    Department of Public Health and Primary Care, University of Oxford, Radcliffe Infirmary, UK
    Br J Cancer 72:800-3. 1995
    ..Liver cancer mortality has remained constant in women in the age groups that have had major exposure to the pill...
  26. ncbi request reprint The Birmingham Rehabilitation Uptake Maximisation Study (BRUM). Home-based compared with hospital-based cardiac rehabilitation in a multi-ethnic population: cost-effectiveness and patient adherence
    K Jolly
    Department of Public Health and Epidemiology, University of Birmingham, UK
    Health Technol Assess 11:1-118. 2007
    ..It also sought to explore the reasons for non-adherence to cardiac rehabilitation programmes...
  27. ncbi request reprint A systematic review of the evidence for rapid access chest pain clinics
    R J McManus
    Department of Primary Care and General Practice, University of Birmingham, UK
    Int J Clin Pract 56:29-33. 2002
    ..In conclusion, the evidence base for the introduction of rapid access chest pain clinics is poor. The introduction of these clinics should include a randomised prospective evaluation of their worth...
  28. ncbi request reprint Systematic review and modelling of the investigation of acute and chronic chest pain presenting in primary care
    J Mant
    Department of Primary Care and General Practice, University of Birmingham, UK
    Health Technol Assess 8:iii, 1-158. 2004
    ....
  29. doi request reprint Systematic review and individual patient data meta-analysis of diagnosis of heart failure, with modelling of implications of different diagnostic strategies in primary care
    J Mant
    Primary Care Clinical Sciences, University of Birmingham, UK
    Health Technol Assess 13:1-207, iii. 2009
    ....
  30. ncbi request reprint A randomised controlled trial and cost-effectiveness study of systematic screening (targeted and total population screening) versus routine practice for the detection of atrial fibrillation in people aged 65 and over. The SAFE study
    F D R Hobbs
    Department of Primary Care and General Practice, University of Birmingham, UK
    Health Technol Assess 9:iii-iv, ix-x, 1-74. 2005
    ..Also to evaluate the relative cost-effectiveness of different methods of recording and interpreting the electrocardiogram (ECG) within a screening programme...