I Williamson

Summary

Affiliation: University of Southampton
Country: UK

Publications

  1. pmc Predictors of poor outcome and benefits from antibiotics in children with acute otitis media: pragmatic randomised trial
    Paul Little
    Community Clinical Sciences Primary Medical Care Group, University of Southampton, Aldermoor Health Centre, Southampton SO15 6ST
    BMJ 325:22; discussion 22. 2002
  2. pmc Consultations for middle ear disease, antibiotic prescribing and risk factors for reattendance: a case-linked cohort study
    Ian Williamson
    Department of Primary Medical Care, Community Clinical Science Division, School of Medicine, University of Southampton, Southampton
    Br J Gen Pract 56:170-5. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint Acute sinusitis: which factors do FPs believe are most diagnostic and best predict antibiotic efficacy?
    I Williamson
    Department of Primary Medical Care, University of Southampton, Aldermoor Close, Southampton SO16 5ST, Hants, UK
    J Fam Pract 55:789-96. 2006
  4. doi request reprint The rocky road to rational prescribing
    Ian Williamson
    University of Southampton, Aldermoor Health Centre, School of Medicine, Aldermoor Close, Southampton, UK
    Vaccine 26:G11-5. 2008
  5. pmc Pragmatic randomised controlled trial of two prescribing strategies for childhood acute otitis media
    P Little
    Community Clinical Sciences Primary Medical Care Group, University of Southampton, Aldermoor Health Centre, Southampton SO15 6ST
    BMJ 322:336-42. 2001
  6. pmc Preferences of patients for patient centred approach to consultation in primary care: observational study
    P Little
    Primary Medical Care Group, Community Clinical Sciences Division, University of Southampton, Aldermoor Health Centre, Southampton SO16 5ST, UK
    BMJ 322:468-72. 2001
  7. pmc Psychosocial, lifestyle, and health status variables in predicting high attendance among adults
    P Little
    Primary Medical Care Group, Aldemoor Health Centre, Southampton
    Br J Gen Pract 51:987-94. 2001
  8. pmc Family influences in a cross-sectional survey of higher child attendance
    P Little
    Primary Medical Care Group, Aldemoor Health Centre, Southampton
    Br J Gen Pract 51:977-81, 984. 2001
  9. pmc Observational study of effect of patient centredness and positive approach on outcomes of general practice consultations
    P Little
    Primary Medical Care Group, Community Clinical Sciences Division, Faculty of Medicine, Southhampton University, Southampton SO165ST
    BMJ 323:908-11. 2001
  10. ncbi request reprint Otitis media with effusion: the long and winding road?
    Ian Williamson
    University of Southampton, Community Clinical Science Division, Medical Faculty, Aldermoor Close, Southampton SO16 5ST, UK
    Arch Dis Child 93:268-9. 2008

Detail Information

Publications21

  1. pmc Predictors of poor outcome and benefits from antibiotics in children with acute otitis media: pragmatic randomised trial
    Paul Little
    Community Clinical Sciences Primary Medical Care Group, University of Southampton, Aldermoor Health Centre, Southampton SO15 6ST
    BMJ 325:22; discussion 22. 2002
    ..To identify which children with acute otitis media are at risk of poor outcome and to assess benefit from antibiotics in these children...
  2. pmc Consultations for middle ear disease, antibiotic prescribing and risk factors for reattendance: a case-linked cohort study
    Ian Williamson
    Department of Primary Medical Care, Community Clinical Science Division, School of Medicine, University of Southampton, Southampton
    Br J Gen Pract 56:170-5. 2006
    ..Otitis media is the most common reason for children to receive antibiotics, but there is no evidence about the effect of prescribing on reattendance...
  3. ncbi request reprint Acute sinusitis: which factors do FPs believe are most diagnostic and best predict antibiotic efficacy?
    I Williamson
    Department of Primary Medical Care, University of Southampton, Aldermoor Close, Southampton SO16 5ST, Hants, UK
    J Fam Pract 55:789-96. 2006
  4. doi request reprint The rocky road to rational prescribing
    Ian Williamson
    University of Southampton, Aldermoor Health Centre, School of Medicine, Aldermoor Close, Southampton, UK
    Vaccine 26:G11-5. 2008
    ..There is a need to further educate the public in order to 'demedicalize' this common disease. Effective vaccination is also an important component of optimal management...
  5. pmc Pragmatic randomised controlled trial of two prescribing strategies for childhood acute otitis media
    P Little
    Community Clinical Sciences Primary Medical Care Group, University of Southampton, Aldermoor Health Centre, Southampton SO15 6ST
    BMJ 322:336-42. 2001
    ..To compare immediate with delayed prescribing of antibiotics for acute otitis media...
  6. pmc Preferences of patients for patient centred approach to consultation in primary care: observational study
    P Little
    Primary Medical Care Group, Community Clinical Sciences Division, University of Southampton, Aldermoor Health Centre, Southampton SO16 5ST, UK
    BMJ 322:468-72. 2001
    ..Doctors should be sensitive to patients who have a strong preference for patient centredness-those vulnerable either psychosocially or because they are feeling unwell...
  7. pmc Psychosocial, lifestyle, and health status variables in predicting high attendance among adults
    P Little
    Primary Medical Care Group, Aldemoor Health Centre, Southampton
    Br J Gen Pract 51:987-94. 2001
    ..Most quantitative studies have concentrated on very high attenders--not those attending five or more times a year, who are responsible for most (60%) consultations--and have assessed neither the role of lifestyle nor patients' attitudes...
  8. pmc Family influences in a cross-sectional survey of higher child attendance
    P Little
    Primary Medical Care Group, Aldemoor Health Centre, Southampton
    Br J Gen Pract 51:977-81, 984. 2001
    ..A quarter of all consultations are for children, but there is little quantitative evidence documenting what parental factors are important in the decision to consult...
  9. pmc Observational study of effect of patient centredness and positive approach on outcomes of general practice consultations
    P Little
    Primary Medical Care Group, Community Clinical Sciences Division, Faculty of Medicine, Southhampton University, Southampton SO165ST
    BMJ 323:908-11. 2001
    ..To measure patients' perceptions of patient centredness and the relation of these perceptions to outcomes...
  10. ncbi request reprint Otitis media with effusion: the long and winding road?
    Ian Williamson
    University of Southampton, Community Clinical Science Division, Medical Faculty, Aldermoor Close, Southampton SO16 5ST, UK
    Arch Dis Child 93:268-9. 2008
  11. pmc Predicting the duration of symptoms in lower respiratory tract infection
    Michael Moore
    University of Southampton, Division of Community Clinical Sciences, Southampton, SO16 5ST
    Br J Gen Pract 58:88-92. 2008
    ..Antibiotic treatment makes little or no difference to the duration of cough. Limited information is currently available regarding predictors of illness duration...
  12. pmc Effect of antibiotic prescribing strategies and an information leaflet on longer-term reconsultation for acute lower respiratory tract infection
    Michael Moore
    Division of Community Clinical Sciences, University of Southampton, Southampton
    Br J Gen Pract 59:728-34. 2009
    ..Limited evidence suggests that delayed prescribing may influence future consultation behaviour...
  13. pmc Topical intranasal corticosteroids in 4-11 year old children with persistent bilateral otitis media with effusion in primary care: double blind randomised placebo controlled trial
    Ian Williamson
    Primary Medical Care, University of Southampton, Aldermoor Health Centre, Southampton SO16 5ST
    BMJ 339:b4984. 2009
    ..To determine the clinical effectiveness of topical intranasal corticosteroids in children with bilateral otitis media with effusion...
  14. pmc Longer term outcomes from a randomised trial of prescribing strategies in otitis media
    Paul Little
    Community Clinical Sciences Primary Medical Care Group, University of Southampton, Aldermoor Health Centre, Southampton
    Br J Gen Pract 56:176-82. 2006
    ..There are limited data about the longer-term outcomes in acute otitis media (AOM) when comparing the realistic alternatives of immediate prescription of antibiotics and a 'wait and see' or delayed prescribing policy...
  15. ncbi request reprint Information leaflet and antibiotic prescribing strategies for acute lower respiratory tract infection: a randomized controlled trial
    Paul Little
    Primary Medical Care Group, University of Southampton, Highfield, England
    JAMA 293:3029-35. 2005
    ..Acute lower respiratory tract infection is the most common condition treated in primary care. Many physicians still prescribe antibiotics; however, systematic reviews of the use of antibiotics are small and have diverse conclusions...
  16. pmc Antibiotic prescribing and admissions with major suppurative complications of respiratory tract infections: a data linkage study
    Paul Little
    Community Clinical Sciences Primary Medical Care Group, University of Southampton, Aldermoor Health Centre, Aldermoor Close
    Br J Gen Pract 52:187-90, 193. 2002
    ..Systematic reviews of antibiotic treatment of common acute respiratory tract infections (RTIs) suggest modest symptomatic benefit, but provide limited evidence that prescribing prevents complications...
  17. doi request reprint A double-blind randomised placebo-controlled trial of topical intranasal corticosteroids in 4- to 11-year-old children with persistent bilateral otitis media with effusion in primary care
    I Williamson
    Primary Medical Care, University of Southampton, Aldermoor Health Centre, Southampton, UK
    Health Technol Assess 13:1-144. 2009
    ..To determine the clinical effectiveness and cost-effectiveness of topical mometasone in children with bilateral otitis media with effusion (OME)...
  18. pmc Randomised controlled trial of self management leaflets and booklets for minor illness provided by post
    P Little
    Primary Medical Care Group, Aldermoor Health Centre, Southampton SO16 5ST
    BMJ 322:1214-6, 1217. 2001
    ..To assess the effectiveness of providing information by post about managing minor illnesses. Design: Randomised controlled trial...
  19. ncbi request reprint A video-based performance in noise test for measuring audio-visual disability in young school children: test development, with validation by trained teachers, parents and audiometry as relative standards for disability
    I Williamson
    Primary Medical Care Group, School of Medicine, Aldermoor Health Centre, University of Southampton, UK
    Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol 49:127-33. 1999
    ..The effects of speech in noise and the extent to which this is offset by speech reading contribute important dimensions to disability...
  20. ncbi request reprint Validation study of a diary for use in acute lower respiratory tract infection
    L Watson
    University of Southampton, Southampton, UK
    Fam Pract 18:553-4. 2001
    ..This instrument could be used as a routine measure of LRTi in further research in both primary and secondary care...
  21. doi request reprint Antibiotics for adults with clinically diagnosed acute rhinosinusitis: a meta-analysis of individual patient data
    Jim Young
    Basel Institute for Clinical Epidemiology, University Hospital Basel, Basel, Switzerland
    Lancet 371:908-14. 2008
    ..We undertook a meta-analysis of randomised trials based on individual patients' data to assess whether common signs and symptoms can be used to identify a subgroup of patients who benefit from antibiotics...