Affiliation: University of Nottingham
- Effect of adding systematic family history enquiry to cardiovascular disease risk assessment in primary care: a matched-pair, cluster randomized trialNadeem Qureshi
University of Nottingham, United Kingdom
Ann Intern Med 156:253-62. 2012..Evidence of the value of systematically collecting family history in primary care is limited...
- Using family history information to promote healthy lifestyles and prevent diseases; a discussion of the evidenceLiesbeth Claassen
Department of Public and Occupational Health, EMGO Institute for Health and Care Research, VU University Medical Center, 1007 MB Amsterdam, The Netherlands
BMC Public Health 10:248. 2010....
- Leaders, leadership and future primary care clinical researchJohn Furler
Department of General Practice, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia
BMC Fam Pract 9:52. 2008..To meet the increasing demands being made of it, primary care needs its own thriving research culture and knowledge base...
- The current state of cancer family history collection tools in primary care: a systematic reviewNadeem Qureshi
Division of Primary Care, University of Nottingham, Graduate Medical School, Derby City General Hospital, Nottingham, United Kingdom DE22 3DT
Genet Med 11:495-506. 2009..The effect of their use on health outcomes has not been evaluated...
- Identification and management of familial hypercholesterolaemia: what does it mean to primary care?Nadeem Qureshi
Graduate Medical School, University of Nottingham, City Hospital, Derby
Br J Gen Pract 59:773-6. 2009..Although affected individuals need specialist care, GPs can reinforce the information provided by specialists and support cascade screening to other affected members of the extended family...
- Realising the potential of the family history in risk assessment and primary prevention of coronary heart disease in primary care: ADDFAM study protocolNadeem Qureshi
Division of Primary Care, University of Nottingham, Nottingham, UK
BMC Health Serv Res 9:184. 2009....
- GPs' opinions of their role in prenatal genetic services: a cross-sectional surveyNadeem Qureshi
Royal Free and University College Medical School RF and UCMS Department of Primary Care and Population Sciences, Holborn Union Building, Whittington Campus, Highgate Hill, London N19 5LW, UK
Fam Pract 23:106-10. 2006..Couples who both carry the same recessive disorder have a 1 in 4 risk of an affected child in every pregnancy...
- Collecting genetic information in primary care: evaluating a new family history toolNadeem Qureshi
Division of Primary Care, School of Community Health Sciences, University of Nottingham NG7 2UH, UK
Fam Pract 22:663-9. 2005..In specialist practice the standard approach is to draw up a family tree based on a genetic pedigree interview, but this is too time-consuming and focused on single gene disorders to be applicable in primary care...
- Timeline: Raising the profile of genetics in primary careNadeem Qureshi
Division of Primary Care, School of Community Health Sciences, Medical School, University of Nottingham, Queen s Medical Centre, Nottingham, NG7 2UH, United Kingdom
Nat Rev Genet 5:783-90. 2004....
- Consanguinity and genetic morbidity in a British primary care setting: a pilot study with trained linkworkersN Qureshi
Division of General Practice, School of Community Health Sciences, University of Nottingham, UK
Ann Hum Biol 30:140-7. 2003..To assess the feasibility of detecting consanguineous relationships and significant genetic morbidity through screening pedigrees administered by a primary care trained linkworker...
- Informing patients of familial diabetes mellitus risk: How do they respond? A cross-sectional surveyNadeem Qureshi
Division of Primary Care, School of Graduate Entry Medicine and Health, University of Nottingham, Derby City General Hospital, Uttoxeter Road, Derby, DE22 3DT, UK
BMC Health Serv Res 8:37. 2008..A strong family history of type 2 diabetes mellitus (DM) confers increased DM risk. This survey analysis determined whether patients who were informed by their doctors of familial DM risk acknowledged that risk and took steps to reduce it...
- Imparting carrier status results detected by universal newborn screening for sickle cell and cystic fibrosis in England: a qualitative study of current practice and policy challengesHilda Parker
Division of Primary Care, University of Nottingham, Graduate Medical School, Derby City General Hospital, Uttoxeter Road, Derby, DE22 3DT, UK
BMC Health Serv Res 7:203. 2007..However there is a lack of evidence for most effective practice internationally when doing so. This study describes current or proposed models for imparting this information in practice and explores associated challenges for policy...
- The impact of genetic outreach education and support to primary care on practitioner's confidence and competence in dealing with familial cancersJ Bethea
Nottingham Primary Care Research Partnership, Research and Development Department, Nottinghamshire County Teaching Primary Care Trust, Nottingham, UK
Community Genet 11:289-94. 2008..To determine the level of competence and confidence in general practice in relation to the management of familial cancers and to determine the impact of providing genetic educational outreach on confidence and competence...
- Assessing family history of heart disease in primary care consultations: a qualitative studyRuth Hall
ESRC Centre for Genomics in Society, Byrne House, University of Exeter, Exeter, UK
Fam Pract 24:435-42. 2007..Current primary prevention guidelines recommend the assessment of family history of coronary heart disease (CHD) to identify at-risk individuals...
- Family history of type 2 diabetes: a population-based screening tool for prevention?Susan Hariri
Epidemic Intelligence Service Officer, Office of Workforce and Career Development, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
Genet Med 8:102-8. 2006..To evaluate the use of self-reported family medical history as a potential screening tool to identify people at-risk for diabetes...
- The genetics liaison nurse role as a means of educating and supporting primary care professionalsDarren Shickle
School of Health and Related Research, University of Sheffield, Regent Court, 30 Regent Street, Sheffield S1 4DA, UK
Fam Pract 19:193-6. 2002..The genetics liaison nurse role should be evaluated as a means of providing genetics specialist outreach support for service delivery and to facilitate education...
- Familial hypercholesterolaemia: summary of NICE guidanceAnthony S Wierzbicki
St Thomas' Hospital, London SE1 7EH
BMJ 337:a1095. 2008
- Screening for diabetic retinopathy: a comparative study between hospital and community based screening and between paying and non-paying patientsTayyab Afghani
Department of Ophthalmology, Al Shifa Trust Eye Hospital, Rawalpindi, Pakistan
J Ayub Med Coll Abbottabad 19:16-22. 2007..Prevalence of diabetes and diabetic retinopathy varies in the population considering the background and financial status...
- Genomic medicine for underserved minority populations in family medicineNadeem Qureshi
Am Fam Physician 72:386-7. 2005