Scott Wilkes

Summary

Affiliation: University of Sunderland
Country: UK

Publications

  1. pmc Pragmatic, observational study of bupropion treatment for smoking cessation in general practice
    S Wilkes
    Centre for Primary and Community Care, School of Health Natural and Social Sciences, University of Sunderland, UK
    Postgrad Med J 81:719-22. 2005
  2. ncbi request reprint Investigation of infertility management in primary care with open access hysterosalpingography (HSG): a pilot study
    Scott Wilkes
    Centre for Primary and Community Care, School of Health Natural and Social Sciences, Benedict Building, University of Sunderland, UK
    Hum Fertil (Camb) 9:47-51. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint Bupropion
    Scott Wilkes
    Centre for Primary and Community Care, School of Health, Natural and Social Sciences, University of Sunderland, Sunderland, UK
    Drugs Today (Barc) 42:671-81. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint General practitioners' perceptions and attitudes to infertility management in primary care: focus group study
    Scott Wilkes
    Centre for Primary and Community Care, School of Health Natural and Social Sciences, University of Sunderland, Sunderland, UK
    J Eval Clin Pract 13:358-63. 2007
  5. pmc The use of bupropion SR in cigarette smoking cessation
    Scott Wilkes
    Department of Primary and Community Care, School of Health, Natural and Social Sciences, University of Sunderland, Sunderland, United Kingdom
    Int J Chron Obstruct Pulmon Dis 3:45-53. 2008
  6. pmc Patient and professional views of open access hysterosalpingography for the initial management of infertility in primary care
    Scott Wilkes
    Centre for Primary and Community Care, School of Health Natural and Social Sciences, University of Sunderland
    Br J Gen Pract 59:336-42. 2009
  7. doi request reprint Patient experience of infertility management in primary care: an in-depth interview study
    Scott Wilkes
    Centre for Primary and Community Care, University of Sunderland, Sunderland, UK
    Fam Pract 26:309-16. 2009
  8. pmc Open Access Tubal aSsessment for the initial management of infertility in general practice (the OATS trial): a pragmatic cluster randomised controlled trial
    Scott Wilkes
    Centre for Primary and Community Care, School of Health Natural and Social Sciences, University of Sunderland, Sunderland
    Br J Gen Pract 59:329-35. 2009
  9. doi request reprint Epidemiology and management of infertility: a population-based study in UK primary care
    Scott Wilkes
    Centre for Primary and Community Care, School of Health Natural and Social Sciences, University of Sunderland, Priestman Building, Green Terrace, Sunderland SR2 3PZ, UK
    Fam Pract 26:269-74. 2009
  10. doi request reprint Obesity and female fertility: a primary care perspective
    Scott Wilkes
    Centre for Primary and Community Care, School of Health Natural and Social Sciences, University of Sunderland, Sunderland, UK
    J Fam Plann Reprod Health Care 35:181-5. 2009

Detail Information

Publications10

  1. pmc Pragmatic, observational study of bupropion treatment for smoking cessation in general practice
    S Wilkes
    Centre for Primary and Community Care, School of Health Natural and Social Sciences, University of Sunderland, UK
    Postgrad Med J 81:719-22. 2005
    ..Cigarette smoking remains the single largest cause of premature death in the United Kingdom. As part of the government's national service framework for coronary heart disease, smoking cessation forms a key part of the strategy...
  2. ncbi request reprint Investigation of infertility management in primary care with open access hysterosalpingography (HSG): a pilot study
    Scott Wilkes
    Centre for Primary and Community Care, School of Health Natural and Social Sciences, Benedict Building, University of Sunderland, UK
    Hum Fertil (Camb) 9:47-51. 2006
    ..Open access HSG together with semen analysis and endocrine blood tests may allow GPs to manage the initial stages of the infertile couple and make a diagnosis...
  3. ncbi request reprint Bupropion
    Scott Wilkes
    Centre for Primary and Community Care, School of Health, Natural and Social Sciences, University of Sunderland, Sunderland, UK
    Drugs Today (Barc) 42:671-81. 2006
    ..Despite the clinical effectiveness and cost-effectiveness of bupropion as an aid to smoking cessation, its uptake for this indication remains low when compared with nicotine replacement therapy...
  4. ncbi request reprint General practitioners' perceptions and attitudes to infertility management in primary care: focus group study
    Scott Wilkes
    Centre for Primary and Community Care, School of Health Natural and Social Sciences, University of Sunderland, Sunderland, UK
    J Eval Clin Pract 13:358-63. 2007
    ..Aim To explore general practitioners' (GPs) perceptions of, and attitudes to, the initial management of the infertile couple and their views on open access to HSG...
  5. pmc The use of bupropion SR in cigarette smoking cessation
    Scott Wilkes
    Department of Primary and Community Care, School of Health, Natural and Social Sciences, University of Sunderland, Sunderland, United Kingdom
    Int J Chron Obstruct Pulmon Dis 3:45-53. 2008
    ..Bupropion has been shown to be a safe and cost effective smoking cessation agent. Despite this, NRT remains the dominant pharmacotherapy to aid smoking cessation...
  6. pmc Patient and professional views of open access hysterosalpingography for the initial management of infertility in primary care
    Scott Wilkes
    Centre for Primary and Community Care, School of Health Natural and Social Sciences, University of Sunderland
    Br J Gen Pract 59:336-42. 2009
    ..Hysterosalpingography (HSG) is recommended as a first-line investigation for tubal assessment of infertile women. This investigation is not routinely available to GPs...
  7. doi request reprint Patient experience of infertility management in primary care: an in-depth interview study
    Scott Wilkes
    Centre for Primary and Community Care, University of Sunderland, Sunderland, UK
    Fam Pract 26:309-16. 2009
    ..GPs do not have a full range of diagnostic resources to help manage infertile couples. Little is known about the patient experience of infertility management in primary care...
  8. pmc Open Access Tubal aSsessment for the initial management of infertility in general practice (the OATS trial): a pragmatic cluster randomised controlled trial
    Scott Wilkes
    Centre for Primary and Community Care, School of Health Natural and Social Sciences, University of Sunderland, Sunderland
    Br J Gen Pract 59:329-35. 2009
    ..For assessment of tubal status, hysterosalpingography (HSG) is recommended as a first-line investigation for women not known to have comorbidities...
  9. doi request reprint Epidemiology and management of infertility: a population-based study in UK primary care
    Scott Wilkes
    Centre for Primary and Community Care, School of Health Natural and Social Sciences, University of Sunderland, Priestman Building, Green Terrace, Sunderland SR2 3PZ, UK
    Fam Pract 26:269-74. 2009
    ..Our current knowledge of the epidemiology of infertility is limited and outdated. Health care provision for infertility in the UK attracts public interest because of restrictions on access to services...
  10. doi request reprint Obesity and female fertility: a primary care perspective
    Scott Wilkes
    Centre for Primary and Community Care, School of Health Natural and Social Sciences, University of Sunderland, Sunderland, UK
    J Fam Plann Reprod Health Care 35:181-5. 2009
    ..Assisted reproduction is preferable in women with a BMI of 30 kg/m(2) or less and weight loss strategies should be employed within primary care to achieve that goal prior to referral...