Patrick White

Summary

Affiliation: King's College London
Country: UK

Publications

  1. pmc Overtreatment of COPD with inhaled corticosteroids--implications for safety and costs: cross-sectional observational study
    Patrick White
    Department of Primary Care and Public Health Sciences, King s College London, King s Health Partners, London, United Kingdom
    PLoS ONE 8:e75221. 2013
  2. pmc Palliative care or end-of-life care in advanced chronic obstructive pulmonary disease: a prospective community survey
    Patrick White
    Department of General Practice and Primary Care, King s College London, UK
    Br J Gen Pract 61:e362-70. 2011
  3. pmc Primary care spirometry: test quality and the feasibility and usefulness of specialist reporting
    Patrick White
    King s College London Medical School, Department of General Practice and Primary Care, London
    Br J Gen Pract 57:701-5. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint The healthcare needs of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease patients in the last year of life
    Helena Elkington
    Department of General Practice and Primary Care, King s College London, London, UK
    Palliat Med 19:485-91. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint Access to care in advanced COPD: factors that influence contact with general practice services
    Cathy Shipman
    Department of General Practice and Primary Care, King s College London, London, UK
    Prim Care Respir J 18:273-8. 2009
  6. pmc Patients' involvement in decisions about medicines: GPs' perceptions of their preferences
    Kate Cox
    King s College London, Department of General Practice and Primary Care, London
    Br J Gen Pract 57:777-84. 2007
  7. pmc Improving generalist end of life care: national consultation with practitioners, commissioners, academics, and service user groups
    Cathy Shipman
    King s College London, Department of Palliative Care, Policy and Rehabilitation, Weston Education Centre, London SE5 9RJ
    BMJ 337:a1720. 2008
  8. ncbi request reprint Experience of continuity of care of patients with multiple long-term conditions in England
    Luke Cowie
    Department of Public Health Sciences, London, UK
    J Health Serv Res Policy 14:82-7. 2009
  9. ncbi request reprint Swimming pool-based exercise as pulmonary rehabilitation for COPD patients in primary care: feasibility and acceptability
    Susan Rae
    Sydenham Green Group Practice, Sydenham, London, UK
    Prim Care Respir J 18:90-4. 2009
  10. pmc Parental attitudes towards the management of asthma in ethnic minorities
    Nigel C Smeeton
    Division of Health and Social Care Research, King s College London, London, UK
    Arch Dis Child 92:1082-7. 2007

Detail Information

Publications20

  1. pmc Overtreatment of COPD with inhaled corticosteroids--implications for safety and costs: cross-sectional observational study
    Patrick White
    Department of Primary Care and Public Health Sciences, King s College London, King s Health Partners, London, United Kingdom
    PLoS ONE 8:e75221. 2013
    ..They should not be prescribed in mild or moderate disease. In COPD ICS are associated with side-effects including risk of pneumonia. We quantified appropriateness of prescribing and examined the risks and costs associated with overuse...
  2. pmc Palliative care or end-of-life care in advanced chronic obstructive pulmonary disease: a prospective community survey
    Patrick White
    Department of General Practice and Primary Care, King s College London, UK
    Br J Gen Pract 61:e362-70. 2011
    ..Calls for better end-of-life care for advanced chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) reflect the large number who die from the disease and their considerable unmet needs...
  3. pmc Primary care spirometry: test quality and the feasibility and usefulness of specialist reporting
    Patrick White
    King s College London Medical School, Department of General Practice and Primary Care, London
    Br J Gen Pract 57:701-5. 2007
    ..Provision of spirometry for chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) is a new requirement in primary care. Effective spirometry requires that tests and interpretations meet international criteria...
  4. ncbi request reprint The healthcare needs of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease patients in the last year of life
    Helena Elkington
    Department of General Practice and Primary Care, King s College London, London, UK
    Palliat Med 19:485-91. 2005
    ..The absence of palliative care services highlights the need for research into appropriate models of care to address uncontrolled symptoms, information provision and end of life planning..
  5. ncbi request reprint Access to care in advanced COPD: factors that influence contact with general practice services
    Cathy Shipman
    Department of General Practice and Primary Care, King s College London, London, UK
    Prim Care Respir J 18:273-8. 2009
    ..To explore factors that influence the use of general practice services by people with advanced COPD...
  6. pmc Patients' involvement in decisions about medicines: GPs' perceptions of their preferences
    Kate Cox
    King s College London, Department of General Practice and Primary Care, London
    Br J Gen Pract 57:777-84. 2007
    ..Patients vary in their desire to be involved in decisions about their care...
  7. pmc Improving generalist end of life care: national consultation with practitioners, commissioners, academics, and service user groups
    Cathy Shipman
    King s College London, Department of Palliative Care, Policy and Rehabilitation, Weston Education Centre, London SE5 9RJ
    BMJ 337:a1720. 2008
    ..To identify major concerns of national and local importance in the provision, commissioning, research, and use of generalist end of life care...
  8. ncbi request reprint Experience of continuity of care of patients with multiple long-term conditions in England
    Luke Cowie
    Department of Public Health Sciences, London, UK
    J Health Serv Res Policy 14:82-7. 2009
    ..To examine patients' experiences of continuity of care in the context of different long-term conditions and models of care, and to explore implications for the future organization care of long-term conditions...
  9. ncbi request reprint Swimming pool-based exercise as pulmonary rehabilitation for COPD patients in primary care: feasibility and acceptability
    Susan Rae
    Sydenham Green Group Practice, Sydenham, London, UK
    Prim Care Respir J 18:90-4. 2009
    ..To assess the feasibility and acceptability of swimming pool-based exercise as pulmonary rehabilitation (PR) for COPD sufferers...
  10. pmc Parental attitudes towards the management of asthma in ethnic minorities
    Nigel C Smeeton
    Division of Health and Social Care Research, King s College London, London, UK
    Arch Dis Child 92:1082-7. 2007
    ..We examine parents' beliefs and management of childhood asthma that possibly contribute to their greater use of hospital services...
  11. ncbi request reprint GPs' attitudes to discussing prognosis in severe COPD: an Auckland (NZ) to London (UK) comparison
    Pat Mulcahy
    Department of General Practice and Primary Care, Kings College, Guy s, King s and St Thomas School of Medicine, London, UK
    Fam Pract 22:538-40. 2005
    ..However, a London study recently reported that general practitioners (GPs), who provide most end-stage care for COPD patients, do not routinely discuss prognosis with these patients...
  12. ncbi request reprint The last year of life of COPD: a qualitative study of symptoms and services
    Helena Elkington
    Department of General Practice and Primary Care, Guy s King s and St Thomas School of Medicine, 5 Lambeth Walk, London SE11 6SP, UK
    Respir Med 98:439-45. 2004
    ..To assess the symptoms experienced and their impact on patients' lives in the last year of life of COPD, and to assess patients' access to and contact with health services...
  13. ncbi request reprint Acceptability and feasibility of pulmonary rehabilitation for COPD: a community qualitative study
    Lynda Moore
    King s College London, King s Health Partners, Department of Primary Care and Public Health Sciences, London, UK
    Prim Care Respir J 21:419-24. 2012
    ..Access to the service is limited and less than half of those referred complete the treatment...
  14. ncbi request reprint A longitudinal assessment of acute cough
    Kai K Lee
    Division of Asthma, Allergy and Lung Biology, Denmark Hill Campus, King s College London, London, United Kingdom
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 187:991-7. 2013
    ..Evidence for their measurement properties in acute cough caused by upper respiratory tract infection (URTI) and longitudinal data is limited...
  15. ncbi request reprint Pulmonary rehabilitation and sleep quality: a before and after controlled study of patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
    Lucy M McDonnell
    Department of Primary Care and Public Health Sciences, King s College London, King s Health Partners, London, UK
    NPJ Prim Care Respir Med 24:14028. 2014
    ..It is associated with poor quality of life. Pulmonary rehabilitation (PR) improves quality of life, exercise capacity, and anxiety and depression. Its effect on sleep quality is uncertain...
  16. ncbi request reprint Effectiveness, attendance, and completion of an integrated, system-wide pulmonary rehabilitation service for COPD: prospective observational study
    Lauren Hogg
    Department of Physiotherapy, Guy s and St Thomas NHS Foundation Trust, St Thomas Hospital, London, United Kingdom
    COPD 9:546-54. 2012
    ..Low rates of attendance and completion of PR were not explained by demographic characteristics, disease severity, psychological morbidity and source of referral despite the large number of participants...
  17. ncbi request reprint Roles, service knowledge and priorities in the provision of palliative care: a postal survey of London GPs
    Jenni Burt
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, UCL, 1 19 Torrington Place, London WC1E 6BT, UK
    Palliat Med 20:487-92. 2006
    ..To explore general practitioners' (GPs) current involvement in and attitudes towards the provision of palliative care in primary care...
  18. pmc Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease and primary care
    Helena Elkington
    Br J Gen Pract 52:532-4. 2002
  19. pmc Spirometric screening for COPD: wishful thinking, not evidence
    Patrick White
    Thorax 62:742-3; author reply 743. 2007
  20. pmc Managing chronic diseases: end of life is more than death
    Patrick White
    BMJ 330:963; discussion 964-5. 2005