F C Sampson

Summary

Affiliation: University of Sheffield
Country: UK

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Commissioning processes in primary care trusts: a repeated cross-sectional survey of health care commissioners in England
    Fiona Sampson
    ScHARR, University of Sheffield, Sheffield, UK
    J Health Serv Res Policy 17:31-9. 2012
  2. ncbi request reprint Cost-effectiveness of high-dose chemotherapy in first-line treatment of advanced multiple myeloma
    F C Sampson
    School of Health and Related Research ScHARR, University of Sheffield, Sheffield, UK
    Br J Haematol 113:1015-9. 2001
  3. doi request reprint Is primary angioplasty an acceptable alternative to thrombolysis? Quantitative and qualitative study of patient and carer satisfaction
    Fiona C Sampson
    University of Sheffield, Sheffield, UK
    Health Expect 13:350-8. 2010
  4. ncbi request reprint Functional benefits and cost/benefit analysis of continuous intrathecal baclofen infusion for the management of severe spasticity
    Fiona C Sampson
    School of Health and Related Research, University of Sheffield, United Kingdom
    J Neurosurg 96:1052-7. 2002
  5. pmc Impact of same-day appointments on patient satisfaction with general practice appointment systems
    Fiona Sampson
    School of Health and Related Research, University of Sheffield, Sheffield, UK
    Br J Gen Pract 58:641-3. 2008
  6. doi request reprint Feeling fixed and its contribution to patient satisfaction with primary angioplasty: a qualitative study
    Fiona Sampson
    Health Services Research, School of Health and Related Research, University of Sheffield, 30 Regent Street, Sheffield S1 4DA, UK
    Eur J Cardiovasc Nurs 8:85-90. 2009
  7. ncbi request reprint Why are patients removed from their doctors' lists? A comparison of patients' and doctors' accounts of removal
    Fiona Sampson
    Medical Care Research Unit, School of Health and Related Research, University of Sheffield, Regent Court, 30 Regent St, Sheffield S1 4DA, UK
    Fam Pract 21:515-8. 2004
  8. ncbi request reprint The accuracy of MRI in diagnosis of suspected deep vein thrombosis: systematic review and meta-analysis
    Fiona C Sampson
    Health Services Research Section, ScHARR, University of Sheffield, 30 Regent Street, Sheffield, S1 4DA, UK
    Eur Radiol 17:175-81. 2007
  9. pmc How is deep vein thrombosis diagnosed and managed in UK and Australian emergency departments?
    F C Sampson
    Medical Care Research Unit, University of Sheffield, Sheffield, S1 4DA, United Kingdom
    Emerg Med J 22:780-2. 2005
  10. pmc The cost-effectiveness of high dose chemotherapy in the treatment of relapsed Hodgkin's disease and non-Hodgkin's lymphoma
    S M Beard
    ScHARR, University of Sheffield, UK
    Br J Cancer 82:81-4. 2000

Detail Information

Publications17

  1. doi request reprint Commissioning processes in primary care trusts: a repeated cross-sectional survey of health care commissioners in England
    Fiona Sampson
    ScHARR, University of Sheffield, Sheffield, UK
    J Health Serv Res Policy 17:31-9. 2012
    ..To determine the extent to which primary care trusts (PCTs) in England employed processes associated with quality commissioning and to assess whether changes occurred in these processes during a policy drive to improve commissioning...
  2. ncbi request reprint Cost-effectiveness of high-dose chemotherapy in first-line treatment of advanced multiple myeloma
    F C Sampson
    School of Health and Related Research ScHARR, University of Sheffield, Sheffield, UK
    Br J Haematol 113:1015-9. 2001
    ..The use of high-dose chemotherapy in the first-line treatment of advanced multiple myeloma improves event-free and overall survival and appears to be a cost-effective treatment option...
  3. doi request reprint Is primary angioplasty an acceptable alternative to thrombolysis? Quantitative and qualitative study of patient and carer satisfaction
    Fiona C Sampson
    University of Sheffield, Sheffield, UK
    Health Expect 13:350-8. 2010
    ..Design: Mixed methods, with postal survey of patients and their carers, supported by semi-structured interviews...
  4. ncbi request reprint Functional benefits and cost/benefit analysis of continuous intrathecal baclofen infusion for the management of severe spasticity
    Fiona C Sampson
    School of Health and Related Research, University of Sheffield, United Kingdom
    J Neurosurg 96:1052-7. 2002
    ..The authors assessed the evidence of benefits and identified costs and the cost/benefit ratio for continuous intrathecal baclofen infusion in the treatment of severe spasticity...
  5. pmc Impact of same-day appointments on patient satisfaction with general practice appointment systems
    Fiona Sampson
    School of Health and Related Research, University of Sheffield, Sheffield, UK
    Br J Gen Pract 58:641-3. 2008
    ..Practices should be wary of increasing the level of same-day appointments to meet access targets...
  6. doi request reprint Feeling fixed and its contribution to patient satisfaction with primary angioplasty: a qualitative study
    Fiona Sampson
    Health Services Research, School of Health and Related Research, University of Sheffield, 30 Regent Street, Sheffield S1 4DA, UK
    Eur J Cardiovasc Nurs 8:85-90. 2009
    ..Primary angioplasty is being used increasingly as an alternative to intravenous thrombolysis for patients with acute ST-elevation myocardial infarction...
  7. ncbi request reprint Why are patients removed from their doctors' lists? A comparison of patients' and doctors' accounts of removal
    Fiona Sampson
    Medical Care Research Unit, School of Health and Related Research, University of Sheffield, Regent Court, 30 Regent St, Sheffield S1 4DA, UK
    Fam Pract 21:515-8. 2004
    ..GPs in the UK may remove a patient from their list without supplying a reason to the patient or the local health authority. Little is known of the events that lead to such removal decisions, nor of patients' views of their removal...
  8. ncbi request reprint The accuracy of MRI in diagnosis of suspected deep vein thrombosis: systematic review and meta-analysis
    Fiona C Sampson
    Health Services Research Section, ScHARR, University of Sheffield, 30 Regent Street, Sheffield, S1 4DA, UK
    Eur Radiol 17:175-81. 2007
    ..MRI has equivalent sensitivity and specificity to ultrasound for diagnosis of DVT, but has been evaluated in many fewer studies, using a variety of different techniques...
  9. pmc How is deep vein thrombosis diagnosed and managed in UK and Australian emergency departments?
    F C Sampson
    Medical Care Research Unit, University of Sheffield, Sheffield, S1 4DA, United Kingdom
    Emerg Med J 22:780-2. 2005
    ..We aimed to survey current practice in the United Kingdom (UK) and Australia to determine the extent to which these technologies have been implemented in these two healthcare systems...
  10. pmc The cost-effectiveness of high dose chemotherapy in the treatment of relapsed Hodgkin's disease and non-Hodgkin's lymphoma
    S M Beard
    ScHARR, University of Sheffield, UK
    Br J Cancer 82:81-4. 2000
    ..We estimate incremental cost per life year gained of 12 800 pound silver-17 600 pound silver, which reduces further if long-term benefits are considered. High dose chemotherapy in these conditions is both life-saving and cost-effective...
  11. pmc Evaluation of advanced access in the national primary care collaborative
    Mark Pickin
    School of Health and Related Research, University of Sheffield
    Br J Gen Pract 54:334-40. 2004
    ..An aim of the National Primary Care Collaborative is to improve quality and access for patients in primary care using principles of Advanced Access...
  12. ncbi request reprint Nurses' views of using computerized decision support software in NHS Direct
    Alicia O'Cathain
    MRC Fellow, Medical Care Research Unit, University of Sheffield, Sheffield, UK
    J Adv Nurs 45:280-6. 2004
    ..Nurses working in NHS Direct, the 24-hour telephone advice line in England, use computerized decision support software to recommend to callers the most appropriate service to contact, or to advise on self-care...
  13. ncbi request reprint Meta-analysis: The value of clinical assessment in the diagnosis of deep venous thrombosis
    Steve Goodacre
    University of Sheffield, Sheffield, United Kingdom
    Ann Intern Med 143:129-39. 2005
    ..Clinical assessment of suspected deep venous thrombosis (DVT) should be based on systematically evaluated evidence...
  14. ncbi request reprint Advanced access: more than just GP waiting times?
    Simon Dixon
    School of Health and Related Research, University of Sheffield, Sheffield, UK
    Fam Pract 23:233-9. 2006
    ..Advanced access has been forwarded as a strategy for reducing waiting times in primary care; however, previous evaluations have raised important issues regarding its appropriateness...
  15. ncbi request reprint Variation in the diagnostic performance of D-dimer for suspected deep vein thrombosis
    S Goodacre
    Medical Care Research Unit, University of Sheffield, Sheffield, UK
    QJM 98:513-27. 2005
    ..Numerous studies have evaluated the accuracy of D-dimer in diagnosing suspected deep vein thrombosis (DVT), but results are conflicting...
  16. ncbi request reprint A review of the natural history and epidemiology of multiple sclerosis: implications for resource allocation and health economic models
    R G Richards
    School of Health and Related Research, University of Sheffield, UK
    Health Technol Assess 6:1-73. 2002
  17. doi request reprint Diagnostic value of CT for deep vein thrombosis: results of a systematic review and meta-analysis
    S M Thomas
    Academic Vascular Unit, University of Sheffield, Community Sciences Centre, Northern General Hospital, Sheffield, UK
    Clin Radiol 63:299-304. 2008
    ..To estimate the sensitivity and specificity of computed tomography (CT) for the diagnosis of deep vein thrombosis (DVT) in patients with suspected DVT and pulmonary embolus (PE)...