P Murchie

Summary

Affiliation: University of Aberdeen
Country: UK

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Effect of longer health service provider delays on stage at diagnosis and mortality in symptomatic breast cancer
    P Murchie
    Division of Applied Health Science, University of Aberdeen, Polwarth Building, Foresterhill, Aberdeen, AB25 2ZD, UK Electronic address
    Breast 24:248-55. 2015
  2. pmc Exploring patterns of recurrent melanoma in Northeast Scotland to inform the introduction a digital self-examination intervention
    Rhona Auckland
    Centre of Academic Primary Care Division of Applied Health Sciences, University of Aberdeen, Polwarth Building, Foresterhill, Aberdeen AB25 2ZD, UK
    BMC Dermatol 14:4. 2014
  3. pmc Using technology to deliver cancer follow-up: a systematic review
    Rebekah Dickinson
    Division of Applied Health Science, Centre of Academic Primary Care, University of Aberdeen, Polwarth Building, Foresterhill, Aberdeen AB25 2ZD, Scotland, UK
    BMC Cancer 14:311. 2014
  4. pmc Mortality and morbidity after initial diagnostic excision biopsy of cutaneous melanoma in primary versus secondary care
    Peter Murchie
    Division of Applied Health Science, University of Aberdeen
    Br J Gen Pract 63:e563-72. 2013
  5. doi request reprint Comparing diagnostic delay in cancer: a cross-sectional study in three European countries with primary care-led health care systems
    Peter Murchie
    Centre of Academic Primary Care, University of Aberdeen, Polwarth Building, Foresterhill, Aberdeen AB25 2ZD, UK
    Fam Pract 29:69-78. 2012
  6. pmc A questionnaire to measure melanoma risk, knowledge and protective behaviour: assessing content validity in a convenience sample of Scots and Australians
    Helen S Gillespie
    Centre of Academic Primary Care, University of Aberdeen, Foresterhill, Scotland
    BMC Med Res Methodol 11:123. 2011
  7. ncbi request reprint European differences in cancer survival: report of an international symposium of general practitioners from three countries exploring primary and secondary care delay
    Peter Murchie
    Centre of Academic Primary Care, University of Aberdeen, Foresterhill Health Centre, Aberdeen, UK
    Qual Prim Care 19:255-62. 2011
  8. pmc Primary excision of cutaneous melanoma: does the location of excision matter
    Peter Murchie
    Centre of Academic Primary Care, University of Aberdeen, Aberdeen, UK
    Br J Gen Pract 61:131-4. 2011
  9. doi request reprint Comparing personal risk, melanoma knowledge and protective behaviour in people with and without melanoma: a postal survey to explore educational needs in northeast Scotland
    Peter Murchie
    Centre of Academic Primary Care, Foresterhill Health Centre, University of Aberdeen, Westburn Road, Aberdeen AB25 2AY, UK
    J Cancer Educ 26:341-7. 2011
  10. pmc Patient satisfaction with GP-led melanoma follow-up: a randomised controlled trial
    P Murchie
    Centre of Academic Primary Care, University of Aberdeen, Foresterhill Health Centre, Aberdeen AB25 2AY, UK
    Br J Cancer 102:1447-55. 2010

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Publications26

  1. doi request reprint Effect of longer health service provider delays on stage at diagnosis and mortality in symptomatic breast cancer
    P Murchie
    Division of Applied Health Science, University of Aberdeen, Polwarth Building, Foresterhill, Aberdeen, AB25 2ZD, UK Electronic address
    Breast 24:248-55. 2015
    ..This study explored whether longer provider delays (between first presentation and treatment) were associated with later stage and poorer survival in women with symptomatic breast cancer...
  2. pmc Exploring patterns of recurrent melanoma in Northeast Scotland to inform the introduction a digital self-examination intervention
    Rhona Auckland
    Centre of Academic Primary Care Division of Applied Health Sciences, University of Aberdeen, Polwarth Building, Foresterhill, Aberdeen AB25 2ZD, UK
    BMC Dermatol 14:4. 2014
    ....
  3. pmc Using technology to deliver cancer follow-up: a systematic review
    Rebekah Dickinson
    Division of Applied Health Science, Centre of Academic Primary Care, University of Aberdeen, Polwarth Building, Foresterhill, Aberdeen AB25 2ZD, Scotland, UK
    BMC Cancer 14:311. 2014
    ..There is worldwide evidence of increasing interest in delivering cancer follow-up using technology. This review sough evidence supporting the use of technology in cancer follow-up from good quality randomised controlled trials...
  4. pmc Mortality and morbidity after initial diagnostic excision biopsy of cutaneous melanoma in primary versus secondary care
    Peter Murchie
    Division of Applied Health Science, University of Aberdeen
    Br J Gen Pract 63:e563-72. 2013
    ....
  5. doi request reprint Comparing diagnostic delay in cancer: a cross-sectional study in three European countries with primary care-led health care systems
    Peter Murchie
    Centre of Academic Primary Care, University of Aberdeen, Polwarth Building, Foresterhill, Aberdeen AB25 2ZD, UK
    Fam Pract 29:69-78. 2012
    ....
  6. pmc A questionnaire to measure melanoma risk, knowledge and protective behaviour: assessing content validity in a convenience sample of Scots and Australians
    Helen S Gillespie
    Centre of Academic Primary Care, University of Aberdeen, Foresterhill, Scotland
    BMC Med Res Methodol 11:123. 2011
    ..Scotland has lower incidence, but has shown a greater rate of increase between 1985 and 2007. There is an urgent need in Scotland, therefore, to identify those groups at greatest risk and provide them with effective preventative advice...
  7. ncbi request reprint European differences in cancer survival: report of an international symposium of general practitioners from three countries exploring primary and secondary care delay
    Peter Murchie
    Centre of Academic Primary Care, University of Aberdeen, Foresterhill Health Centre, Aberdeen, UK
    Qual Prim Care 19:255-62. 2011
    ..We are conducting a study to investigate the feasibility of comparing diagnostic delays in different European countries...
  8. pmc Primary excision of cutaneous melanoma: does the location of excision matter
    Peter Murchie
    Centre of Academic Primary Care, University of Aberdeen, Aberdeen, UK
    Br J Gen Pract 61:131-4. 2011
    ..5% were reported as completely excised, compared with 69.7% of those performed in secondary care (P<0.612). The difference remained non-significant following adjustment for important confounders...
  9. doi request reprint Comparing personal risk, melanoma knowledge and protective behaviour in people with and without melanoma: a postal survey to explore educational needs in northeast Scotland
    Peter Murchie
    Centre of Academic Primary Care, Foresterhill Health Centre, University of Aberdeen, Westburn Road, Aberdeen AB25 2AY, UK
    J Cancer Educ 26:341-7. 2011
    ....
  10. pmc Patient satisfaction with GP-led melanoma follow-up: a randomised controlled trial
    P Murchie
    Centre of Academic Primary Care, University of Aberdeen, Foresterhill Health Centre, Aberdeen AB25 2AY, UK
    Br J Cancer 102:1447-55. 2010
    ..This randomised controlled trial was conducted to evaluate the effects of GP-led melanoma follow-up on patient satisfaction, follow-up guideline compliance, anxiety and depression, as well as health status...
  11. doi request reprint GP-led melanoma follow-up: the practical experience of GPs
    Peter Murchie
    Centre of Academic Primary Care, University of Aberdeen, Foresterhill Health Centre, Westburn Road, Aberdeen AB25 2AY, UK
    Fam Pract 26:317-24. 2009
    ..To explore how GP-led melanoma follow-up had actually worked from the perspective of GPs by exploring in detail the practical experience of GPs running the programme...
  12. doi request reprint GP-led melanoma follow-up: views and feelings of patient recipients
    Peter Murchie
    Centre of Academic Primary Care, University of Aberdeen, Foresterhill Health Centre, Westburn Road, Aberdeen, AB25 2AY, UK
    Support Care Cancer 18:225-33. 2010
    ....
  13. doi request reprint Excising basal cell carcinomas: comparing the performance of general practitioners, hospital skin specialists and other hospital specialists
    P Murchie
    Department of General Practice and Primary Care, University of Aberdeen, Aberdeen, UK
    Clin Exp Dermatol 33:565-71. 2008
    ..Despite this, as many of 10% of BCCs may be excised by GPs. GPs may be able to have a greater role in the diagnosis and management of BCC, but much needs to be learnt before this can be advocated...
  14. ncbi request reprint Pigmented lesions, cutaneous melanoma, and future challenges for primary care
    Peter Murchie
    Department of General Practice and Primary Care, University of Aberdeen, Foresterhill Health Centre, Aberdeen, Scotland, UK
    Eur J Gen Pract 13:151-4. 2007
    ..Organizational changes are required to meet the increasing challenge posed to primary care by melanoma and should be based on the most rigorous evidence...
  15. ncbi request reprint Designing an integrated follow-up programme for people treated for cutaneous malignant melanoma: a practical application of the MRC framework for the design and evaluation of complex interventions to improve health
    Peter Murchie
    Department of General Practice and Primary Care, University of Aberdeen, Foresterhill Health Centre, Westburn Road, Aberdeen AB25 2AY, UK
    Fam Pract 24:283-92. 2007
    ..Researchers differ in applying the framework...
  16. pmc Running nurse-led secondary prevention clinics for coronary heart disease in primary care: qualitative study of health professionals' perspectives
    Peter Murchie
    Department of General Practice and Primary Care, University of Aberdeen, Foresterhill Health Centre, Aberdeen
    Br J Gen Pract 55:522-8. 2005
    ..This qualitative trial was conducted to explore the experience of health professionals that had been involved in running the clinics...
  17. pmc Secondary prevention clinics for coronary heart disease: four year follow up of a randomised controlled trial in primary care
    Peter Murchie
    Department of General Practice and Primary Care, University of Aberdeen, Foresterhill Health Centre, Aberdeen AB25 2AY, UK
    BMJ 326:84. 2003
    ..To evaluate the effects of nurse led clinics in primary care on secondary prevention, total mortality, and coronary event rates after four years...
  18. ncbi request reprint Effects of secondary prevention clinics on health status in patients with coronary heart disease: 4 year follow-up of a randomized trial in primary care
    Peter Murchie
    Department of General Practice and Primary Care, University of Aberdeen, Foresterhill Health Centre, Westburn Road, Aberdeen AB25 2AY
    Fam Pract 21:567-74. 2004
    ..In a randomized trial of nurse-led secondary prevention clinics, we found significantly improved health status at 1 year. Participants were followed-up again at 4 years to determine if improvements had been sustained...
  19. doi request reprint Secondary prevention clinics for coronary heart disease: a 10-year follow-up of a randomised controlled trial in primary care
    E K Delaney
    Department of General Practice and Primary Care, University of Aberdeen, Foresterhill Health Centre, Aberdeen, UK
    Heart 94:1419-23. 2008
    ..To evaluate the effects of nurse-led secondary prevention clinics for coronary heart disease (CHD) in primary care on total mortality and coronary event rates after 10 years...
  20. pmc Time from first presentation in primary care to treatment of symptomatic colorectal cancer: effect on disease stage and survival
    P Murchie
    Centre of Academic Primary Care, Division of Applied Health Sciences, University of Aberdeen, Aberdeen AB25 2ZD, UK
    Br J Cancer 111:461-9. 2014
    ..This study explored if longer provider delays (time from presentation to treatment) were associated with more advanced stage disease at diagnosis and poorer survival...
  21. pmc Incidence and drug treatment of emotional distress after cancer diagnosis: a matched primary care case-control study
    F Desplenter
    Academic Primary Care, University of Aberdeen, Foresterhill, Polwarth Building, Aberdeen AB25 2ZD, UK
    Br J Cancer 107:1644-51. 2012
    ....
  22. doi request reprint Can we use technology to encourage self-monitoring by people treated for melanoma? A qualitative exploration of the perceptions of potential recipients
    S Hall
    Centre of Academic Primary Care, Division of Applied Health Science, University of Aberdeen, Polwarth Building, Foresterhill, Aberdeen, AB25 2ZD, UK
    Support Care Cancer 22:1663-71. 2014
    ..The attitudes of potential users are unknown; this study aims to explore the attitudes of people with melanoma towards using digital technologies and the effect of personal characteristics on their attitudes...
  23. pmc Cost effectiveness of nurse led secondary prevention clinics for coronary heart disease in primary care: follow up of a randomised controlled trial
    James P Raftery
    Health Economics Facility, Health Services Management Centre, University of Birmingham, Birmingham B15 2RT
    BMJ 330:707. 2005
    ..To establish the cost effectiveness of nurse led secondary prevention clinics for coronary heart disease based on four years' follow up of a randomised controlled trial...
  24. pmc Treating hypertension with guidelines in general practice
    Neil C Campbell
    BMJ 329:523-4. 2004
  25. pmc Environmental impact of GP-led melanoma follow up
    Peter Murchie
    Br J Gen Pract 57:837-8. 2007
  26. pmc Left ventricular dysfunction in the diabetic population
    Peter Murchie
    Br J Gen Pract 52:153-4. 2002