Peter Schofield

Summary

Affiliation: King's College London
Country: UK

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Methods for assessing cardiovascular disease risk in a UK black population
    Peter Schofield
    Division of Health and Social Care Research, Department of Primary Care and Public Health Sciences, King s College London, UK
    Heart 98:1373-7. 2012
  2. pmc Variations in statin prescribing for primary cardiovascular disease prevention: cross-sectional analysis
    Robert Fleetcroft
    Department of Population Health and Primary Care, Norwich Medical School, University of East Anglia, Norwich NR4 7TJ, UK
    BMC Health Serv Res 14:414. 2014
  3. doi request reprint Ethnic isolation and psychosis: re-examining the ethnic density effect
    P Schofield
    Department of Primary Care and Public Health Sciences, Kings College, London UK
    Psychol Med 41:1263-9. 2011
  4. pmc Patients' views of antidepressants: from first experiences to becoming expert
    Peter Schofield
    Department of Primary Care and Public Health Sciences, Division of Health and Social Care Research, UK
    Br J Gen Pract 61:142-8. 2011
  5. pmc Ethnic differences in blood pressure monitoring and control in south east London
    Peter Schofield
    Department of Primary Care and Public Health Sciences, Kings College London, London, UK
    Br J Gen Pract 61:190-6. 2011
  6. pmc Managing hypertension in general practice: a cross-sectional study of treatment and ethnicity
    Peter Schofield
    Department of Primary Care and Public Health Sciences, King s College London, UK
    Br J Gen Pract 62:e703-9. 2012
  7. doi request reprint Perceptions of user involvement: a user-led study
    Diana Rose
    Service User Research Enterprise, PO34 Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, UK
    Int J Soc Psychiatry 56:389-401. 2010
  8. pmc Using a patient-generated mental-health measure 'PSYCHLOPS' to explore problems in patients with coronary heart disease
    Rebecca Lawton
    Research Assistant, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, London
    Br J Gen Pract 64:e354-63. 2014
  9. pmc The Public Health Impact score: a new measure of public health effectiveness for general practices in England
    Mark Ashworth
    Department of Primary Care and Public Health Sciences, King s College London School of Medicine, UK
    Br J Gen Pract 63:e291-9. 2013
  10. doi request reprint Differences in the primary care management of patients with psychosis from two ethnic groups: a population-based cross-sectional study
    Rebecca Pinto
    Department of Primary Care and Public Health Sciences, King s College London School of Medicine at Guy s, King s College and St Thomas Hospitals, Guy s Campus, Capital House, Weston Street, London SE1 3QD, UK
    Fam Pract 27:439-46. 2010

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Publications18

  1. doi request reprint Methods for assessing cardiovascular disease risk in a UK black population
    Peter Schofield
    Division of Health and Social Care Research, Department of Primary Care and Public Health Sciences, King s College London, UK
    Heart 98:1373-7. 2012
    ..To assess differences between cardiovascular disease (CVD) risk estimation methods when applied to a black UK population...
  2. pmc Variations in statin prescribing for primary cardiovascular disease prevention: cross-sectional analysis
    Robert Fleetcroft
    Department of Population Health and Primary Care, Norwich Medical School, University of East Anglia, Norwich NR4 7TJ, UK
    BMC Health Serv Res 14:414. 2014
    ..Statins are an important intervention for primary and secondary cardiovascular disease (CVD) prevention. We aimed to establish the variation in primary preventive treatment for CVD with statins in the English population...
  3. doi request reprint Ethnic isolation and psychosis: re-examining the ethnic density effect
    P Schofield
    Department of Primary Care and Public Health Sciences, Kings College, London UK
    Psychol Med 41:1263-9. 2011
    ..However, UK studies have shown mixed results. We set out to re-examine the ethnic density effect at a greater level of geographic detail than previous studies...
  4. pmc Patients' views of antidepressants: from first experiences to becoming expert
    Peter Schofield
    Department of Primary Care and Public Health Sciences, Division of Health and Social Care Research, UK
    Br J Gen Pract 61:142-8. 2011
    ..The majority of patients discontinue antidepressant treatment earlier than prescribed. The factors behind this and the influences on patients' choices about whether to take medication remain poorly understood...
  5. pmc Ethnic differences in blood pressure monitoring and control in south east London
    Peter Schofield
    Department of Primary Care and Public Health Sciences, Kings College London, London, UK
    Br J Gen Pract 61:190-6. 2011
    ..High blood pressure is the single most important risk factor worldwide for the development of cardiovascular disease, and has been shown to affect some ethnic minority groups disproportionately...
  6. pmc Managing hypertension in general practice: a cross-sectional study of treatment and ethnicity
    Peter Schofield
    Department of Primary Care and Public Health Sciences, King s College London, UK
    Br J Gen Pract 62:e703-9. 2012
    ..NICE guidelines are the accepted standard for determining the management of hypertension in UK primary care...
  7. doi request reprint Perceptions of user involvement: a user-led study
    Diana Rose
    Service User Research Enterprise, PO34 Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, UK
    Int J Soc Psychiatry 56:389-401. 2010
    ..User involvement in health services has been a priority for government since 1990. In mental health, concern has been expressed that involved service users (activists) are not representative of 'ordinary' patients...
  8. pmc Using a patient-generated mental-health measure 'PSYCHLOPS' to explore problems in patients with coronary heart disease
    Rebecca Lawton
    Research Assistant, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, London
    Br J Gen Pract 64:e354-63. 2014
    ..Patients with coronary heart disease (CHD) who are depressed have an increased risk of further cardiac events and higher mortality...
  9. pmc The Public Health Impact score: a new measure of public health effectiveness for general practices in England
    Mark Ashworth
    Department of Primary Care and Public Health Sciences, King s College London School of Medicine, UK
    Br J Gen Pract 63:e291-9. 2013
    ..Health policy in the UK is increasingly focused on the measurement of outcomes rather than structures and processes of health care...
  10. doi request reprint Differences in the primary care management of patients with psychosis from two ethnic groups: a population-based cross-sectional study
    Rebecca Pinto
    Department of Primary Care and Public Health Sciences, King s College London School of Medicine at Guy s, King s College and St Thomas Hospitals, Guy s Campus, Capital House, Weston Street, London SE1 3QD, UK
    Fam Pract 27:439-46. 2010
    ..Ethnicity is an important dimension in many aspects of psychosis...
  11. pmc The relationship between asthma and depression in primary care patients: a historical cohort and nested case control study
    Paul Walters
    Health Service and Population Research Department, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, London, United Kingdom
    PLoS ONE 6:e20750. 2011
    ..Asthma and depression are common health problems in primary care. Evidence of a relationship between asthma and depression is conflicting...
  12. pmc Hypertension: a cross-sectional study of the role of multimorbidity in blood pressure control
    Chandra Sarkar
    King s College London, Department of Primary Care and Public Health Sciences, Capital House, 42 Weston Street, London, SE1 3QD, UK
    BMC Fam Pract 16:98. 2015
    ..Our aim was to investigate the relationship between multimorbidity and systolic blood pressure (SBP) in patients with hypertension...
  13. pmc Antibiotic prescribing and patient satisfaction in primary care in England: cross-sectional analysis of national patient survey data and prescribing data
    Mark Ashworth
    Department of Primary Care and Public Health Sciences, King s College London, UK
    Br J Gen Pract 66:e40-6. 2016
    ..Concerns about adverse effects on patient satisfaction may be an important obstacle to attempts to curtail antibiotic prescribing...
  14. pmc Alcohol use, socioeconomic deprivation and ethnicity in older people
    Rahul Rao
    Department of Old Age Psychiatry, Institute of Psychiatry, London, UK
    BMJ Open 5:e007525. 2015
    ..This study explores the relationship between alcohol consumption, health, ethnicity and socioeconomic deprivation...
  15. pmc Socioeconomic deprivation and accident and emergency attendances: cross-sectional analysis of general practices in England
    Rachel Scantlebury
    Department of Primary Care and Public Health Sciences, King s College London, London
    Br J Gen Pract 65:e649-54. 2015
    ..The extent to which primary care services, relative to population characteristics, can impact on A&E is not fully understood...
  16. pmc Patterns of physical co-/multi-morbidity among patients with serious mental illness: a London borough-based cross-sectional study
    Charlotte Woodhead
    Department of Psychological Medicine, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, London, UK
    BMC Fam Pract 15:117. 2014
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  17. pmc Length of stay of COPD hospital admissions between 2006 and 2010: a retrospective longitudinal study
    Timothy H Harries
    King s College London, King s Health Partners, Division of Health and Social Care Research, London, UK
    Int J Chron Obstruct Pulmon Dis 10:603-11. 2015
    ..Hospitalizations for COPD are associated with poor patient prognosis. Length of stay (LOS) of COPD admissions in a large urban area and patient and hospital factors associated with it are described...
  18. pmc Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease hospital admissions and drugs--unexpected positive associations: a retrospective general practice cohort study
    Timothy H Harries
    King s College London, King s Health Partners, Division of Health and Social Care Research, London, UK
    NPJ Prim Care Respir Med 24:14006. 2014
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