David Peiris

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Publications

  1. doi request reprint New tools for an old trade: a socio-technical appraisal of how electronic decision support is used by primary care practitioners
    David Peiris
    The George Institute for Global Health, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    Sociol Health Illn 33:1002-18. 2011
  2. pmc Building better systems of care for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people: findings from the Kanyini health systems assessment
    David Peiris
    The George Institute for Global Health, University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia
    BMC Health Serv Res 12:369. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Robust data to close the gap: current vascular and maternal/newborn indicators as measures of progress in Aboriginal health in New South Wales
    David Peiris
    The George Institute for International Health, University of Sydney, New South Wales
    Aust N Z J Public Health 34:563-71. 2010
  4. doi request reprint Effectiveness of fixed dose combination medication ('polypills') compared with usual care in patients with cardiovascular disease or at high risk: A prospective, individual patient data meta-analysis of 3140 patients in six countries
    Ruth Webster
    The George Institute for Global Health, University of Sydney, PO Box M201, Missenden Rd, Camperdown, NSW 2050, Australia Electronic address
    Int J Cardiol 205:147-56. 2016
  5. pmc Implementing Kanyini GAP, a pragmatic randomised controlled trial in Australia: findings from a qualitative study
    Hueiming Liu
    The George Institute for Global Health, University of Sydney, PO Box M201, Missenden Road, Camperdown, NSW, 2050, Australia
    Trials 16:425. 2015
  6. doi request reprint Patient preferences for a polypill for the prevention of cardiovascular diseases
    Tracey Lea Laba
    The George Institute for Global Health, Camperdown, New South Wales, Australia
    Ann Pharmacother 49:528-39. 2015
  7. doi request reprint Disparities between prescribing of secondary prevention therapies for stroke and coronary artery disease in general practice
    Emma Heeley
    The George Institute for Global Health, Royal Prince Alfred Hospital and University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Int J Stroke 7:649-54. 2012
  8. pmc Rationale and design of the Kanyini guidelines adherence with the polypill (Kanyini-GAP) study: a randomised controlled trial of a polypill-based strategy amongst indigenous and non indigenous people at high cardiovascular risk
    Hueiming Liu
    The George Institute for International Health, PO Box M201, Missenden Road, NSW 2050, Australia
    BMC Public Health 10:458. 2010
  9. pmc eHealth Literacy: Predictors in a Population With Moderate-to-High Cardiovascular Risk
    Sarah S Richtering
    The George Institute for Global Health, Sydney, Australia
    JMIR Hum Factors 4:e4. 2017
  10. doi request reprint A pragmatic randomized trial of a polypill-based strategy to improve use of indicated preventive treatments in people at high cardiovascular disease risk
    Anushka Patel
    The George Institute for Global Health, University of Sydney, Australia
    Eur J Prev Cardiol 22:920-30. 2015

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Publications27

  1. doi request reprint New tools for an old trade: a socio-technical appraisal of how electronic decision support is used by primary care practitioners
    David Peiris
    The George Institute for Global Health, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    Sociol Health Illn 33:1002-18. 2011
    ..While EDS tools show promise in improving health practitioner performance, the socio-technical dimensions of their implementation warrant careful consideration...
  2. pmc Building better systems of care for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people: findings from the Kanyini health systems assessment
    David Peiris
    The George Institute for Global Health, University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia
    BMC Health Serv Res 12:369. 2012
    ..In this qualitative study we explored Aboriginal Medical Service (AMS) staff views on factors needed to improve chronic care systems and assessed their relevance to the new policy environment...
  3. doi request reprint Robust data to close the gap: current vascular and maternal/newborn indicators as measures of progress in Aboriginal health in New South Wales
    David Peiris
    The George Institute for International Health, University of Sydney, New South Wales
    Aust N Z J Public Health 34:563-71. 2010
    ..Focussing on maternal/newborn health and vascular diseases, to review NSW Health's reporting, by Aboriginal status, against national performance indicators relevant to preventable chronic diseases...
  4. doi request reprint Effectiveness of fixed dose combination medication ('polypills') compared with usual care in patients with cardiovascular disease or at high risk: A prospective, individual patient data meta-analysis of 3140 patients in six countries
    Ruth Webster
    The George Institute for Global Health, University of Sydney, PO Box M201, Missenden Rd, Camperdown, NSW 2050, Australia Electronic address
    Int J Cardiol 205:147-56. 2016
    ..To conduct a prospective, individual participant data (IPD) meta-analysis of randomised controlled trials comparing a polypill-based approach with usual care in high risk individuals...
  5. pmc Implementing Kanyini GAP, a pragmatic randomised controlled trial in Australia: findings from a qualitative study
    Hueiming Liu
    The George Institute for Global Health, University of Sydney, PO Box M201, Missenden Road, Camperdown, NSW, 2050, Australia
    Trials 16:425. 2015
    ....
  6. doi request reprint Patient preferences for a polypill for the prevention of cardiovascular diseases
    Tracey Lea Laba
    The George Institute for Global Health, Camperdown, New South Wales, Australia
    Ann Pharmacother 49:528-39. 2015
    ..Polypill-based strategies have improved patient use of preventive cardiovascular disease (CVD) medications in clinical trials. Continued use in real-world settings relies on patients preferring a polypill over current treatment...
  7. doi request reprint Disparities between prescribing of secondary prevention therapies for stroke and coronary artery disease in general practice
    Emma Heeley
    The George Institute for Global Health, Royal Prince Alfred Hospital and University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Int J Stroke 7:649-54. 2012
    ..Extensive evidence exists regarding the effectiveness of secondary prevention measures in patients with cardiovascular disease...
  8. pmc Rationale and design of the Kanyini guidelines adherence with the polypill (Kanyini-GAP) study: a randomised controlled trial of a polypill-based strategy amongst indigenous and non indigenous people at high cardiovascular risk
    Hueiming Liu
    The George Institute for International Health, PO Box M201, Missenden Road, NSW 2050, Australia
    BMC Public Health 10:458. 2010
    ....
  9. pmc eHealth Literacy: Predictors in a Population With Moderate-to-High Cardiovascular Risk
    Sarah S Richtering
    The George Institute for Global Health, Sydney, Australia
    JMIR Hum Factors 4:e4. 2017
    ..We are similarly ill-informed about the relationship between eHealth and health literacy, 2 related yet distinct health-related literacies...
  10. doi request reprint A pragmatic randomized trial of a polypill-based strategy to improve use of indicated preventive treatments in people at high cardiovascular disease risk
    Anushka Patel
    The George Institute for Global Health, University of Sydney, Australia
    Eur J Prev Cardiol 22:920-30. 2015
    ..Most individuals at high cardiovascular disease (CVD) risk worldwide do not receive any or optimal preventive drugs. We aimed to determine whether fixed dose combinations of generic drugs ('polypills') would promote use of such medications...
  11. pmc A multifaceted quality improvement intervention for CVD risk management in Australian primary healthcare: a protocol for a process evaluation
    Bindu Patel
    The George Institute for Global Health, University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW, 2006, Australia
    Implement Sci 9:187. 2014
    ..Our aims are to understand how, why, and for whom the intervention produced the observed outcomes and to develop effective strategies for translation and dissemination...
  12. doi request reprint The Effect of a Cardiovascular Polypill Strategy on Pill Burden
    Michael Truelove
    Sydney Medical School, The University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Cardiovasc Ther 33:347-52. 2015
    ..We describe patterns of pill burden in Australian practice, define the impact of polypill therapy on pill burden, and explore how physicians add medication to polypill therapy...
  13. doi request reprint Gender disparities in the assessment and management of cardiovascular risk in primary care: the AusHEART study
    Fiona Turnbull
    The George Institute for Global Health, University of Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    Eur J Cardiovasc Prev Rehabil 18:498-503. 2011
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  14. pmc Examining the use of process evaluations of randomised controlled trials of complex interventions addressing chronic disease in primary health care-a systematic review protocol
    Hueiming Liu
    The George Institute for Global Health, University of Sydney, Level 10, King George V Building, 83 117 Missenden Rd, PO Box M201, Camperdown, NSW, 2050, Australia
    Syst Rev 5:138. 2016
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  15. ncbi request reprint Validation of a general practice audit and data extraction tool
    David Peiris
    MBBS, MIPH, PhD, FRACGP, FARGP, Head of Primary Health Care Research, The George Institute for Global Health, University of Sydney, Camperdown, New South Wales
    Aust Fam Physician 42:816-9. 2013
    ..We assessed how accurately a common general practitioner (GP) audit tool extracts data from two software systems...
  16. doi request reprint Strategies to improve adherence to medications for cardiovascular diseases in socioeconomically disadvantaged populations: a systematic review
    Tracey Lea Laba
    The George Institute for Global Health, Sydney, Australia
    Int J Cardiol 167:2430-40. 2013
    ..Given their complexity and potential resource implications, comprehensive process evaluations and cost and cost-effectiveness evidence are urgently needed...
  17. doi request reprint Development of an integrated e-health tool for people with, or at high risk of, cardiovascular disease: The Consumer Navigation of Electronic Cardiovascular Tools (CONNECT) web application
    Lis Neubeck
    Sydney Nursing School, Charles Perkins Centre, University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia The George Institute for Global Health, Sydney, Australia
    Int J Med Inform 96:24-37. 2016
    ..Uptake of, and adherence to, face-to-face preventive programs is often low. Alternative models of care are exploiting the prominence of technology in daily life to facilitate lifestyle behavior change...
  18. pmc An integrated general practice and pharmacy-based intervention to promote the use of appropriate preventive medications among individuals at high cardiovascular disease risk: protocol for a cluster randomized controlled trial
    Adina Hayek
    The George Institute for Global Health, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    Implement Sci 11:129. 2016
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  19. pmc Implementation of a consumer-focused eHealth intervention for people with moderate-to-high cardiovascular disease risk: protocol for a mixed-methods process evaluation
    Genevieve M Coorey
    The George Institute for Global Health, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    BMJ Open 7:e014353. 2017
    ....
  20. doi request reprint Effect of a computer-guided, quality improvement program for cardiovascular disease risk management in primary health care: the treatment of cardiovascular risk using electronic decision support cluster-randomized trial
    David Peiris
    From The George Institute for Global Health, University of Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia D P, J R, S L, B P, M L, S M, B N, A P Westmead Clinical School T U, The Boden Institute S C, and Sydney Medical School D S University of Sydney, New South Wales, Sydney, Australia Queensland Aboriginal and Islander Health Council, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia K P Centre for Primary Health Care and Equity M H and School of Public Health and Community Medicine N Z University of New South Wales, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia Aboriginal Health and Medical Research Council, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia J H Inala Indigenous Health Service, Queensland Health, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia N H Menzies School of Health Research, Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia A C and School of Population Health, University of Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand R J
    Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes 8:87-95. 2015
    ..Despite effective treatments to reduce cardiovascular disease risk, their translation into practice is limited...
  21. pmc Addressing inequities in access to quality health care for indigenous people
    David Peiris
    George Institute for International Health, New South Wales, Australia
    CMAJ 179:985-6. 2008
  22. ncbi request reprint Cardiovascular risk management at a Maori-led Primary Health Organisation--findings from a cross-sectional audit
    David Peiris
    The George Institute for International Health, PO Box M201 Missenden Rd NSW 2050, Sydney, Australia
    N Z Med J 121:35-46. 2008
    ..To examine the cardiovascular disease (CVD) risk profile and management for the first 12 months of an electronic risk assessment program at Tamaki Healthcare, Auckland...
  23. doi request reprint Opinions of community pharmacists on the value of a cardiovascular polypill as a means of improving medication compliance
    Kharis Burns
    The George Institute for Global Health, University of Sydney, Camperdown, NSW, Australia
    Int J Pharm Pract 20:155-63. 2012
    ..The objective was to identify the main perceived barriers to compliance and to investigate pharmacists' opinions regarding the routine use of a cardiovascular polypill...
  24. pmc Systematic medical assessment, referral and treatment for diabetes care in China using lay family health promoters: protocol for the SMARTDiabetes cluster randomised controlled trial
    David Peiris
    The George Institute for Global Health, Sydney, Australia
    Implement Sci 11:116. 2016
    ..One promising strategy that may be particularly relevant to the Chinese context is improving support for lay family members to care for their relatives with T2DM...
  25. ncbi request reprint Screening for atrial fibrillation during influenza vaccinations by primary care nurses using a smartphone electrocardiograph (iECG): A feasibility study
    Jessica Orchard
    Sydney Nursing School, Charles Perkins Centre, University of Sydney, Australia
    Eur J Prev Cardiol 23:13-20. 2016
    ..Screening at the time of influenza vaccination presents an ideal opportunity to detect AF in large numbers in a primary care medical setting, with an existing annual recall system for patients aged ≥65 years...
  26. doi request reprint Prevalence of dysglycaemia in rural Andhra Pradesh: 2005, 2010, and 2014
    Eshan T Affan
    The George Institute for Global Health, University of Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    J Diabetes 8:816-823. 2016
    ..Communities in rural Andhra Pradesh may be at increasing risk of diabetes. In the present study we analyzed three cross-sectional studies over 9 years to estimate the changing prevalence of dysglycemia (diabetes and prediabetes)...
  27. pmc Task shifting for non-communicable disease management in low and middle income countries--a systematic review
    Rohina Joshi
    The George Institute for Global Health, Sydney, Australia University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia
    PLoS ONE 9:e103754. 2014
    ..The aim of this paper is to conduct a systematic review of studies involving task-shifting for the management of non-communicable disease (NCD) in LMIC...