Pippa Oakeshott

Summary

Affiliation: St George's
Country: UK

Publications

  1. pmc Community-based trial of screening for Chlamydia trachomatis to prevent pelvic inflammatory disease: the POPI (prevention of pelvic infection) trial
    Pippa Oakeshott
    Division of Community Health Sciences, St George s, University of London, London, SW17 0RE, UK
    Trials 9:73. 2008
  2. pmc Timing of progression from Chlamydia trachomatis infection to pelvic inflammatory disease: a mathematical modelling study
    Sereina A Herzog
    Institute of Social and Preventive Medicine, University of Bern, Bern CH 3012, Switzerland
    BMC Infect Dis 12:187. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Expectation of life and unexpected death in open spina bifida: a 40-year complete, non-selective, longitudinal cohort study
    Pippa Oakeshott
    Community Health Sciences, St George s, University of London, London, UK
    Dev Med Child Neurol 52:749-53. 2010
  4. pmc NICE guidance on one-to-one interventions to reduce sexually transmitted infections and under-18 conceptions: a view from general practice
    Pippa Oakeshott
    Community Health Sciences, St George s, University of London, SW17 ORE, UK
    Sex Transm Infect 83:171-2. 2007
  5. pmc Perineal sensation: an important predictor of long-term outcome in open spina bifida
    P Oakeshott
    Community Health Sciences, St George s, University of London, London, UK
    Arch Dis Child 92:67-70. 2007
  6. pmc Best practice in primary care
    Pippa Oakeshott
    St George s Hospital, University of London, London SW17 ORE
    BMJ 333:173-4. 2006
  7. pmc Randomised controlled trial of screening for Chlamydia trachomatis to prevent pelvic inflammatory disease: the POPI (prevention of pelvic infection) trial
    Pippa Oakeshott
    Division of Community Health Sciences, St George s, University of London SW17 0RE
    BMJ 340:c1642. 2010
  8. doi request reprint Is Mycoplasma genitalium in women the "New Chlamydia?" A community-based prospective cohort study
    Pippa Oakeshott
    Division of Population Health Sciences and Education, St George s, University of London, UK
    Clin Infect Dis 51:1160-6. 2010
  9. doi request reprint What is the cost of pelvic inflammatory disease and how much could be prevented by screening for chlamydia trachomatis? Cost analysis of the Prevention of Pelvic Infection (POPI) trial
    Adamma Aghaizu
    Population Health Sciences and Education, St George s, University of London, London, UK
    Sex Transm Infect 87:312-7. 2011
  10. pmc Frequency and risk factors for prevalent, incident, and persistent genital carcinogenic human papillomavirus infection in sexually active women: community based cohort study
    Pippa Oakeshott
    Division of Population Health Sciences, St George s, University of London SW17 0RE, UK
    BMJ 344:e4168. 2012

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  1. pmc Community-based trial of screening for Chlamydia trachomatis to prevent pelvic inflammatory disease: the POPI (prevention of pelvic infection) trial
    Pippa Oakeshott
    Division of Community Health Sciences, St George s, University of London, London, SW17 0RE, UK
    Trials 9:73. 2008
    ..Secondary aims were to conduct exploratory studies of the role of bacterial vaginosis (BV) in the development of PID and of the natural history of chlamydial infection...
  2. pmc Timing of progression from Chlamydia trachomatis infection to pelvic inflammatory disease: a mathematical modelling study
    Sereina A Herzog
    Institute of Social and Preventive Medicine, University of Bern, Bern CH 3012, Switzerland
    BMC Infect Dis 12:187. 2012
    ..This study investigates three hypothetical processes for the timing of progression: at the start, at the end, or throughout the duration of chlamydia infection...
  3. doi request reprint Expectation of life and unexpected death in open spina bifida: a 40-year complete, non-selective, longitudinal cohort study
    Pippa Oakeshott
    Community Health Sciences, St George s, University of London, London, UK
    Dev Med Child Neurol 52:749-53. 2010
    ..The aim of our study was to investigate survival and causes of death in a complete cohort of open spina bifida at the mean age of 40 years...
  4. pmc NICE guidance on one-to-one interventions to reduce sexually transmitted infections and under-18 conceptions: a view from general practice
    Pippa Oakeshott
    Community Health Sciences, St George s, University of London, SW17 ORE, UK
    Sex Transm Infect 83:171-2. 2007
  5. pmc Perineal sensation: an important predictor of long-term outcome in open spina bifida
    P Oakeshott
    Community Health Sciences, St George s, University of London, London, UK
    Arch Dis Child 92:67-70. 2007
    ..To see if perineal sensation in infants with open spina bifida is associated with a better long-term outcome, particularly in terms of survival, renal-related deaths and incontinence...
  6. pmc Best practice in primary care
    Pippa Oakeshott
    St George s Hospital, University of London, London SW17 ORE
    BMJ 333:173-4. 2006
  7. pmc Randomised controlled trial of screening for Chlamydia trachomatis to prevent pelvic inflammatory disease: the POPI (prevention of pelvic infection) trial
    Pippa Oakeshott
    Division of Community Health Sciences, St George s, University of London SW17 0RE
    BMJ 340:c1642. 2010
    ..To determine whether screening and treating women for chlamydial infection reduces the incidence of pelvic inflammatory disease over the subsequent 12 months...
  8. doi request reprint Is Mycoplasma genitalium in women the "New Chlamydia?" A community-based prospective cohort study
    Pippa Oakeshott
    Division of Population Health Sciences and Education, St George s, University of London, UK
    Clin Infect Dis 51:1160-6. 2010
    ..We conducted a cohort study to determine the prevalence and predictors of M. genitalium infection in female students, to explore its role in pelvic inflammatory disease and to estimate its annual incidence and persistence rate...
  9. doi request reprint What is the cost of pelvic inflammatory disease and how much could be prevented by screening for chlamydia trachomatis? Cost analysis of the Prevention of Pelvic Infection (POPI) trial
    Adamma Aghaizu
    Population Health Sciences and Education, St George s, University of London, London, UK
    Sex Transm Infect 87:312-7. 2011
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  10. pmc Frequency and risk factors for prevalent, incident, and persistent genital carcinogenic human papillomavirus infection in sexually active women: community based cohort study
    Pippa Oakeshott
    Division of Population Health Sciences, St George s, University of London SW17 0RE, UK
    BMJ 344:e4168. 2012
    ..To investigate frequency and risk factors for prevalent, incident, and persistent carcinogenic human papillomavirus (HPV) in young women before the introduction of immunisation against HPV types 16 and 18 for schoolgirls...
  11. doi request reprint Where do sexually active female London students go to access healthcare? Evidence from the POPI (Prevention of Pelvic Infection) chlamydia screening trial
    Ruth Green
    Division of Population Health Sciences and Education, St George s, University of London, London, UK
    Sex Transm Infect 88:382-5. 2012
    ..Little is known about where sexually active female students access healthcare...
  12. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of Mycoplasma genitalium in early pregnancy and relationship between its presence and pregnancy outcome
    Pippa Oakeshott
    Community Health Sciences, St George s Hospital Medical School, London SW17 ORE, UK
    BJOG 111:1464-7. 2004
    ..The low prevalence of M. genitalium infection suggests it is unlikely to be an important risk factor in adverse pregnancy outcome in healthy women in the community...
  13. pmc Frequency and risk factors for incident and redetected Chlamydia trachomatis infection in sexually active, young, multi-ethnic women: a community based cohort study
    Adamma Aghaizu
    Division of Population Health Sciences, St George s, University of London, London, UK HIV and STI Department, Centre for Infectious Disease Surveillance and Control, Public Health England, London, UK
    Sex Transm Infect 90:524-8. 2014
    ..To investigate the frequency and risk factors for incident and redetected Chlamydia trachomatis infection in sexually active, young, multi-ethnic women in the community...
  14. pmc Home blood pressure monitoring with nurse-led telephone support among patients with hypertension and a history of stroke: a community-based randomized controlled trial
    Sally M Kerry
    Centre for Primary Care and Public Health, Barts and the London School of Medicine and Dentistry, Queen Mary, University of London, London, UK
    CMAJ 185:23-31. 2013
    ..We conducted a randomized controlled study to determine whether home blood pressure monitoring with nurse-led telephone support would reduce blood pressure in patients with hypertension and a history of stroke...
  15. ncbi request reprint Lessons learned from recruiting young female students to a randomised controlled trial of chlamydia screening
    Stella Ivaz
    Community Health Sciences, St George s, University of London, London SW17 0RE, UK
    Fam Pract 23:188-91. 2006
    ..We need to recruit 2500 sexually active female students and ask them to provide a self-taken low vaginal swab and complete a questionnaire with follow-up after a year...
  16. pmc Exploring access and attitudes to regular sexually transmitted infection screening: the views of young, multi-ethnic, inner-city, female students
    Rebecca Normansell
    Population Health Research Institute, St George s, University of London, London, UK
    Health Expect 19:322-30. 2016
    ..The aims of this qualitative, community-based study were to explore access and attitudes to STI screening in high risk, young, ethnically diverse female students...
  17. pmc Which sexually active young female students are most at risk of pelvic inflammatory disease? A prospective study
    Phillip E Hay
    Department of Genitourinary Medicine, Courtyard Clinic, St George s Hospital, London, UK
    Sex Transm Infect 92:63-6. 2016
    ..To identify risk factors for pelvic inflammatory disease (PID) in female students...
  18. doi request reprint How reliable are stroke patients' reports of their numbers of general practice consultations over 12 months?
    Tahira Chishti
    London School of Medicine and Dentistry, University of London, London, UK
    Fam Pract 30:119-22. 2013
    ..These data are crucial if self-reports are used to conduct economic evaluations...
  19. pmc Recruitment of young women to a trial of chlamydia screening - as easy as it sounds?
    Helen Atherton
    Division of Community Health Sciences, St George s, University of London, London, UK
    Trials 8:41. 2007
    ..Secondary aims in two small subgroups, are to compare characteristics of women recruited with those not recruited, and to explore participants' understanding of when their samples would be tested for chlamydia...
  20. doi request reprint Evaluation of a specialist nurse-led hypertension clinic with consultant backup in two inner city general practices: randomized controlled trial
    Sally C Dean
    Population Health Sciences and Education, St George s, University of London, London, UK
    Fam Pract 31:172-9. 2014
    ..Although practice nurses are increasingly involved in hypertension management, there is little robust evidence of effectiveness...
  21. ncbi request reprint Pilot study of potential barriers to blood pressure control in patients with inadequately controlled hypertension
    Sally C Dean
    Department of Community Health Sciences, St George s, University of London, London, UK
    Fam Pract 24:259-62. 2007
    ..Most people with high blood pressure (BP) are managed in primary care, but BP control is often inadequate...
  22. pmc Application of Framingham risk estimates to ethnic minorities in United Kingdom and implications for primary prevention of heart disease in general practice: cross sectional population based study
    Francesco P Cappuccio
    Department of General Practice and Primary Care, St George s Hospital Medical School, London SW17 0RE, UK
    BMJ 325:1271. 2002
    ..To compare the 10 year risk of coronary heart disease (CHD), stroke, and combined cardiovascular disease (CVD) estimated from the Framingham equations...
  23. pmc Stroke patients' perceptions of home blood pressure monitoring: a qualitative study
    Shazia Ovaisi
    ST4 Academic Primary Care, St Georges, University of London, Community Health Sciences, London
    Br J Gen Pract 61:e604-10. 2011
    ..Hypertension is the leading modifiable risk factor for stroke. There is increasing interest n home blood pressure monitors for self-monitoring, but no published research on the experiences of stroke patients who do self-monitor...
  24. pmc Bacterial vaginosis and preterm birth: a prospective community-based cohort study
    Pippa Oakeshott
    General Practice, Community Health Sciences, St George s Hospital Medical School, London SW17 0RE, UK
    Br J Gen Pract 54:119-22. 2004
    ..Preterm birth before 37 weeks' gestation is associated with 70% of perinatal morbidity and nearly half of long-term neurological morbidity. Hospital-based studies have shown that bacterial vaginosis is associated with preterm birth...
  25. ncbi request reprint Is there a role for nurse-led blood pressure management in primary care?
    Pippa Oakeshott
    Department of General Practice and Primary Care, St George s Hospital Medical School, London SW17 0RE, UK
    Fam Pract 20:469-73. 2003
    ..There is a clear need for randomized controlled trials to see if nurse-led management is associated with better blood pressure control than routine care...
  26. doi request reprint Are stroke patients' reports of home blood pressure readings reliable? Cross-sectional study
    John Shaw
    Division of Community Health Sciences, St George s, University of London, London, UK
    Fam Pract 28:118-22. 2011
    ..Home blood pressure (BP) monitoring is gaining increasing popularity among patients and may be useful in hypertension management. Little is known about the reliability of stroke patients' records of home BP monitoring...
  27. doi request reprint Which sexually active female students get themselves tested for Chlamydia trachomatis? A cohort study
    Sarah R Kerry
    Population Health Research Institute, St George s, University of London, Cranmer Terrace, Tooting, London, UK
    Int J STD AIDS 27:586-90. 2016
    ..09-1.73); and black ethnicity (1.37, 1.06-1.76). Although more women with risk factors got tested, half of women with undiagnosed chlamydia did not get tested. To optimise detection of chlamydia, testing should be offered routinely. ..
  28. pmc Community based trial of home blood pressure monitoring with nurse-led telephone support in patients with stroke or transient ischaemic attack recently discharged from hospital
    Sally Kerry
    Community Health Sciences, St George s, University of London, London, UK
    Trials 9:15. 2008
    ..However the value of home monitoring to improve blood pressure control is unclear. In particular its use has not been evaluated in stroke patients in whom neurological and cognitive ability may present unique challenges...
  29. pmc Lifestyle in adults aged 35 years who were born with open spina bifida: prospective cohort study
    Gillian M Hunt
    Department of Community Health Sciences, St George s Hospital Medical School, London SW17 ORE, UK
    Cerebrospinal Fluid Res 1:4. 2004
    ..CONCLUSION: Although those who survived to age 35 years tended to be less disabled, 2 in 5 continued to need daily care...
  30. pmc Health-related quality of life and Chlamydia trachomatis infection in sexually experienced female inner-city students: a community-based cross-sectional study
    Trisha Sri
    Population Health Research Institute, St George s University of London, London, UK
    Int J STD AIDS . 2016
    ..Undiagnosed chlamydia infection may not have a major short-term effect on health-related quality of life, but EQ-5D may not be the best tool to measure it in this group...
  31. pmc Young people's perceptions of smartphone-enabled self-testing and online care for sexually transmitted infections: qualitative interview study
    Catherine R H Aicken
    Research Department of Infection and Population Health, University College London, Mortimer Market Centre, off Capper Street, London, WC1E 6JB, UK
    BMC Public Health 16:974. 2016
    ..We explored its acceptability among potential users...
  32. ncbi request reprint Demographics and diagnoses at rural health camps in Nepal: cross-sectional study
    Michael Pambos
    Population Health Sciences and Education, St George s, University of London, London, UK
    Fam Pract 29:528-33. 2012
    ..The charity 'Health Partnership Nepal' is committed to both improving global health care and providing medical training links between Nepal and the UK. This paper analyses data gathered at rural health camps...
  33. ncbi request reprint Pilot study of testicular cancer awareness and testicular self-examination in men attending two South London general practices
    Abbas Khadra
    Department of General Practice and Primary Care, St George s Hospital Medical School, London SW17 ORE, UK
    Fam Pract 19:294-6. 2002
    ..Testicular cancer (TC) awareness and testicular self-examination (TSE) have never been evaluated adequately in UK general practice. TC has a 96% cure rate if detected early...
  34. doi request reprint Use of opt-out in a trial of chlamydia screening
    Shwetha Nathan
    Int J STD AIDS 19:143-4. 2008
  35. ncbi request reprint Shared decision making in hypertension
    Angie Austin
    Fam Pract 19:310. 2002
  36. pmc Supporting self-care in general practice
    Gillian Kyei
    Br J Gen Pract 57:995-6. 2007
  37. pmc Detection of Chlamydia trachomatis infection in early pregnancy using self-administered vaginal swabs and first pass urines: a cross-sectional community-based survey
    Pippa Oakeshott
    Department of General Practice, St George s Hospital Medical School, London
    Br J Gen Pract 52:830-2. 2002
    ..This is the first study to show that non-invasive screening in early pregnancy is feasible in the community. Although swabs detected 10% more infections, nearly half the women preferred providing urine specimens...
  38. ncbi request reprint Informed consent for screening
    Lynda Carter
    Fam Pract 20:222. 2003
  39. ncbi request reprint Sexual health in primary care: acceptability of providing a urine sample for chlamydia screening in GP attendees aged 25 or under
    Frances Iles
    Fam Pract 22:353. 2005
  40. pmc Nurse-led management of hypertension
    Pippa Oakeshott
    Br J Gen Pract 55:53. 2005
  41. pmc Chlamydia screening in primary care
    Pippa Oakeshott
    Br J Gen Pract 54:491-3. 2004
  42. ncbi request reprint Feasibility of recruiting in a student bar for a trial of chlamydia screening in young women
    Sima Hay
    Fam Pract 21:223-4. 2004
  43. ncbi request reprint Sexual behaviour at the millennium
    Pippa Oakeshott
    Lancet 359:1520. 2002
  44. pmc Contraceptive use among South Asian women attending general practices in southwest London
    Sonia Saxena
    University College London Hospitals NHS Trust, Research and Developmentt Office, UK
    Br J Gen Pract 52:392-4. 2002
    ..Thirteen per cent of women had had a termination of pregnancy Although contraceptive use in this group is increasing, it has not yet reached national levels...
  45. pmc Radiography for low back pain: a randomised controlled trial and observational study in primary care
    Sally Kerry
    Department of General Practice and Primary Care, St George s Hospital Medical School, London
    Br J Gen Pract 52:469-74. 2002
    ..Consensus-based guidelines recommend that lumbar spine x-rays are not used routinely. However there have been no studies of the effect of referral for radiography at first presentation with low back pain in primary care...
  46. pmc Association between bacterial vaginosis or chlamydial infection and miscarriage before 16 weeks' gestation: prospective community based cohort study
    Pippa Oakeshott
    Department of General Practice and Primary Care, St George s Hospital Medical School, London SW17 0RE
    BMJ 325:1334. 2002
    ..To assess whether bacterial vaginosis or chlamydial infection before 10 weeks' gestation is associated with miscarriage before 16 weeks...
  47. pmc Outcome in people with open spina bifida at age 35: prospective community based cohort study
    Gillian M Hunt
    Addenbrooke s Hospital, Cambridge CB2 2QQ
    BMJ 326:1365-6. 2003
  48. ncbi request reprint Sun, sea and sex? Sexual behaviour of people on holiday in Tenerife
    Elizabeth Batalla-Duran
    Fam Pract 20:493-4. 2003
  49. ncbi request reprint Factors influencing contraceptive use in Tehran
    Evagelia Paraskevopoulou
    Fam Pract 20:493. 2003
  50. ncbi request reprint Patient's understanding of risk
    Edward Sellon
    Fam Pract 20:494. 2003
  51. pmc Long-term outcome in open spina bifida
    Pippa Oakeshott
    Department of Community Health Sciences, St George s Hospital Medical School, London SW17 0RE
    Br J Gen Pract 53:632-6. 2003
    ..Doctors need reliable data on outcome in order to help parents faced with difficult decisions about termination of an affected pregnancy or treatment after birth...
  52. ncbi request reprint Hypertension in a primary care setting
    David Evans
    Fam Pract 20:733. 2003
  53. ncbi request reprint Randomized trial in family practice of a brief intervention to reduce STI risk in young adults
    Samuel J Raveney
    Fam Pract 22:578-9. 2005
  54. pmc Research governance: major barrier to medical student research
    Pippa Oakeshott
    Br J Gen Pract 56:139-40. 2006
  55. ncbi request reprint Recruiting young women to a trial of chlamydia screening
    Helen Atherton
    Int J STD AIDS 17:712. 2006
  56. ncbi request reprint Sexual health services: a third way?
    Debbie Banks
    Int J STD AIDS 17:783. 2006
  57. doi request reprint Incidence of pelvic inflammatory disease in untreated women infected with Chlamydia trachomatis
    Adamma Aghaizu
    Int J STD AIDS 19:283. 2008
  58. pmc GP's attitudes to hypertension guidelines
    Sandeep Takher
    Br J Gen Pract 58:277. 2008
  59. pmc Warfarin for atrial fibrillation
    Jasmeet Sidhu
    Br J Gen Pract 56:886. 2006
  60. pmc What students say about "5 a day"
    Anuj Chahal
    Br J Gen Pract 57:325. 2007