Steve Iliffe

Summary

Affiliation: University College London
Country: UK

Publications

  1. pmc Improving palliative care in selected settings in England using quality indicators: a realist evaluation
    Steve Iliffe
    Research Department of Primary Care and Population Health, University College London, Royal Free Campus, Rowland Hill Street, London, NW3 2PF, UK
    BMC Palliat Care 15:69. 2016
  2. doi request reprint The UK experience of promoting dementia recognition and management in primary care
    Steve Iliffe
    University College London, Gower Street, WC1E 6BT, London, UK
    Z Gerontol Geriatr . 2017
  3. pmc Numbers are not the whole story: a qualitative exploration of barriers and facilitators to increased physical activity in a primary care based walking intervention
    Rebecca Normansell
    Gerontology and Health Services Research Unit, College of Health and Life Sciences, Brunel University, London UB8 3PH, UK
    BMC Public Health 14:1272. 2014
  4. pmc PACE-UP (Pedometer and consultation evaluation--UP)--a pedometer-based walking intervention with and without practice nurse support in primary care patients aged 45-75 years: study protocol for a randomised controlled trial
    Tess Harris
    Gerontology and Health Services Research Unit, Brunel University, London UB8 3PH, UK
    Trials 14:418. 2013
  5. pmc The impact of Cochrane Systematic Reviews: a mixed method evaluation of outputs from Cochrane Review Groups supported by the UK National Institute for Health Research
    Frances Bunn
    Centre for Research in Primary and Community Care, University of Hertfordshire, Hatfield, Hertfordshire AL10 9AB, UK
    Syst Rev 3:125. 2014
  6. pmc Effective health care for older people resident in care homes: the optimal study protocol for realist review
    Claire Goodman
    College Lane, University of Hertfordshire, Hatfield, Herts AL10 9AB, UK
    Syst Rev 3:49. 2014
  7. pmc A protocol for a systematic review of research on managing behavioural and psychological symptoms in dementia for community-dwelling older people: evidence mapping and syntheses
    Daksha Trivedi
    University of Hertfordshire, Hatfield, UK
    Syst Rev 2:70. 2013
  8. pmc Enabling research in care homes: an evaluation of a national network of research ready care homes
    Sue L Davies
    Centre for Research in Primary and Community Care, University of Hertfordshire, Hatfield AL10 9AB, UK
    BMC Med Res Methodol 14:47. 2014
  9. pmc Understanding the challenges to implementing case management for people with dementia in primary care in England: a qualitative study using Normalization Process Theory
    Claire Bamford
    Institute of Health and Society, Newcastle University, Baddiley Clark building, Richardson Road, Newcastle NE2 4AX, UK
    BMC Health Serv Res 14:549. 2014
  10. pmc Emergency ambulance service involvement with residential care homes in the support of older people with dementia: an observational study
    Sarah Amador
    Centre for Research in Primary and Community Care, University of Hertfordshire, Hatfield AL109AB, UK
    BMC Geriatr 14:95. 2014

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  1. pmc Improving palliative care in selected settings in England using quality indicators: a realist evaluation
    Steve Iliffe
    Research Department of Primary Care and Population Health, University College London, Royal Free Campus, Rowland Hill Street, London, NW3 2PF, UK
    BMC Palliat Care 15:69. 2016
    ..The IMPACT study evaluated the potential of facilitated use of Quality Indicators as tools to improve palliative care in different settings in England...
  2. doi request reprint The UK experience of promoting dementia recognition and management in primary care
    Steve Iliffe
    University College London, Gower Street, WC1E 6BT, London, UK
    Z Gerontol Geriatr . 2017
    ..In the UK the achievement of earlier and timelier recognition has been pursued through educational interventions, incentivisation of general practitioners and the promotion of a network of memory clinics...
  3. pmc Numbers are not the whole story: a qualitative exploration of barriers and facilitators to increased physical activity in a primary care based walking intervention
    Rebecca Normansell
    Gerontology and Health Services Research Unit, College of Health and Life Sciences, Brunel University, London UB8 3PH, UK
    BMC Public Health 14:1272. 2014
    ..Understanding barriers and facilitators to engagement with a primary care based physical activity intervention is essential for future trials and programmes...
  4. pmc PACE-UP (Pedometer and consultation evaluation--UP)--a pedometer-based walking intervention with and without practice nurse support in primary care patients aged 45-75 years: study protocol for a randomised controlled trial
    Tess Harris
    Gerontology and Health Services Research Unit, Brunel University, London UB8 3PH, UK
    Trials 14:418. 2013
    ..This trial will investigate whether pedometers, with or without nurse support, can help less active 45-75 year olds to increase their PA over 12 months...
  5. pmc The impact of Cochrane Systematic Reviews: a mixed method evaluation of outputs from Cochrane Review Groups supported by the UK National Institute for Health Research
    Frances Bunn
    Centre for Research in Primary and Community Care, University of Hertfordshire, Hatfield, Hertfordshire AL10 9AB, UK
    Syst Rev 3:125. 2014
    ..The aim of this study was to identify the impacts of Cochrane reviews published by NIHR-funded CRGs during the years 2007-2011...
  6. pmc Effective health care for older people resident in care homes: the optimal study protocol for realist review
    Claire Goodman
    College Lane, University of Hertfordshire, Hatfield, Herts AL10 9AB, UK
    Syst Rev 3:49. 2014
    ..Our aim is to identify factors which may explain the perceived or demonstrated effectiveness of programmes to improve health-related outcomes in older people living in care homes...
  7. pmc A protocol for a systematic review of research on managing behavioural and psychological symptoms in dementia for community-dwelling older people: evidence mapping and syntheses
    Daksha Trivedi
    University of Hertfordshire, Hatfield, UK
    Syst Rev 2:70. 2013
    ..Our aim is to review systematically the evidence concerning non-pharmacological strategies to minimise behavioural and psychological symptoms in community-dwelling older people with dementia...
  8. pmc Enabling research in care homes: an evaluation of a national network of research ready care homes
    Sue L Davies
    Centre for Research in Primary and Community Care, University of Hertfordshire, Hatfield AL10 9AB, UK
    BMC Med Res Methodol 14:47. 2014
    ..This paper reports on an evaluation of the feasibility and early impact of an initiative to increase care home participation in research...
  9. pmc Understanding the challenges to implementing case management for people with dementia in primary care in England: a qualitative study using Normalization Process Theory
    Claire Bamford
    Institute of Health and Society, Newcastle University, Baddiley Clark building, Richardson Road, Newcastle NE2 4AX, UK
    BMC Health Serv Res 14:549. 2014
    ..This paper reports the findings of the process evaluation which used Normalization Process Theory to understand the barriers to implementation...
  10. pmc Emergency ambulance service involvement with residential care homes in the support of older people with dementia: an observational study
    Sarah Amador
    Centre for Research in Primary and Community Care, University of Hertfordshire, Hatfield AL109AB, UK
    BMC Geriatr 14:95. 2014
    ..Despite initiatives to reduce unplanned hospital admissions for this population, little is known about the involvement of emergency services in supporting residents in these settings...
  11. pmc Which older people decline participation in a primary care trial of physical activity and why: insights from a mixed methods approach
    Annabelle Rogers
    Gerontology and Health Services Research Unit, Brunel University, London UB8 3PH, UK
    BMC Geriatr 14:46. 2014
    ..Physical activity is of vital importance to older peoples' health. Physical activity intervention studies with older people often have low recruitment, yet little is known about non-participants...
  12. pmc Modelling the landscape of palliative care for people with dementia: a European mixed methods study
    Steve Iliffe
    Research Department of Primary Care and Population Health, University College London, London, England
    BMC Palliat Care 12:30. 2013
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  13. pmc Randomised controlled trial of a complex intervention by primary care nurses to increase walking in patients aged 60-74 years: protocol of the PACE-Lift (Pedometer Accelerometer Consultation Evaluation - Lift) trial
    Tess Harris
    Population Health Research Centre, St George s University of London, UK
    BMC Public Health 13:5. 2013
    ..This protocol describes an innovative intervention to increase walking in older people, incorporating pedometer and accelerometer feedback within a primary care nurse physical activity consultation, using behaviour change techniques...
  14. pmc Conservative interventions for incontinence in people with dementia or cognitive impairment, living at home: a systematic review
    Vari M Drennan
    Faculty of Health and Social Care Sciences, St, George s University of London and Kingston University, Cranmer Terrace, London SW170RE, United Kingdom
    BMC Geriatr 12:77. 2012
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  15. pmc Integrated working between residential care homes and primary care: a survey of care homes in England
    Heather Gage
    Department of Economics, University of Surrey, Staghill, Guildford GU2 7XH, UK
    BMC Geriatr 12:71. 2012
    ..This paper describes a survey to establish the current extent of integrated working that exists between care homes and primary and community health and social services...
  16. pmc Developing an educational intervention on dementia diagnosis and management in primary care for the EVIDEM-ED trial
    Steve Iliffe
    Department of Primary Care and Population Health, UCL, Rowland Hill Street, London NW3 2PF, UK
    Trials 13:142. 2012
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  17. pmc Models of inter professional working for older people living at home: a survey and review of the local strategies of English health and social care statutory organisations
    Claire Goodman
    Centre for Research in Primary and Community Care, University of Hertfordshire, Hatfield, AL10 9AB, UK
    BMC Health Serv Res 11:337. 2011
    ..The aim of this study was to describe how IPW for older people living at home is delivered, enacted and evaluated in England...
  18. pmc A systematic review of integrated working between care homes and health care services
    Sue L Davies
    Centre for Research in Primary and Community Care, University of Hertfordshire, Hatfield, AL10 9AB, UK
    BMC Health Serv Res 11:320. 2011
    ..This study aims to evaluate the different integrated approaches to health care services supporting older people in care homes, and identify barriers and facilitators to integrated working...
  19. pmc Therapeutic identification of depression in young people: lessons from the introduction of a new technique in general practice
    Steve Iliffe
    Department of Primary Care and Population Health, University College London, UK
    Br J Gen Pract 62:e174-82. 2012
    ..Earlier recognition of depression in young people has the potential to reduce the burden of depression in adulthood. However, depression in teenagers is underdiagnosed and undertreated...
  20. pmc The Home-Based Older People's Exercise (HOPE) trial: study protocol for a randomised controlled trial
    Andrew Clegg
    Academic Unit of Elderly Care and Rehabilitation, University of Leeds, Bradford Institute for Health Research, Bradford Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, Duckworth Lane, Bradford BD9 6RJ, UK
    Trials 12:143. 2011
    ..Exercise interventions for frail older people have the potential to reduce the risk of these adverse outcomes by increasing muscle strength and improving mobility...
  21. pmc Talking about living and dying with the oldest old: public involvement in a study on end of life care in care homes
    Claire Goodman
    Centre for Research in Primary and Community Care, University of Hertfordshire, College Lane, Hatfield, AL10 9AB UK
    BMC Palliat Care 10:20. 2011
    ..This paper describes the contribution and impact of older members of a Public Involvement in Research group (PIRg) to a study on living and dying in care homes...
  22. pmc Psychological approach to successful ageing predicts future quality of life in older adults
    Ann Bowling
    Faculty of Health and Social Care, St George s, University of London and Kingston University, St George s, University of London, Cranmer Terrace, London SW17ORE, UK
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 9:13. 2011
    ..Positive perspectives of ageing are underpinned by a range of appraoches to successful ageing. This study aimed to investigate whether baseline biological, psychological and social aproaches to successful ageing predicted future QoL...
  23. pmc A taboo within a stigma? a qualitative study of managing incontinence with people with dementia living at home
    Vari M Drennan
    Faculty of Health and Social Care Sciences, Kingston University, UK
    BMC Geriatr 11:75. 2011
    ..The purpose of this study was to investigate carers' perceptions of the range of incontinence problems they helped their relative with and the strategies they employed to manage these...
  24. pmc Evidence-based interventions in dementia: A pragmatic cluster-randomised trial of an educational intervention to promote earlier recognition and response to dementia in primary care (EVIDEM-ED)
    Steve Iliffe
    Research Department of Primary Care and Population Health, University College London, UK
    Trials 11:13. 2010
    ..Our aim in this new trial is to test a customised educational intervention developed for general practice, promoting both earlier diagnosis and concordance with management guidelines...
  25. pmc Developing a Dementia Research Registry: a descriptive case study from North Thames DeNDRoN and the EVIDEM programme
    Steve Iliffe
    Research Department of Primary Care and Population Health, University College London, Royal Free Campus, Rowland Hill St, London NW3 2PF, UK
    BMC Med Res Methodol 11:9. 2011
    ..To describe the development of a dementia research registry, outlining the conceptual, practical and ethical challenges, and to report initial experiences of recruiting people with dementia to it from primary and secondary care...
  26. pmc Nurse case management and general practice: implications for GP consortia
    Steve Iliffe
    Department of Primary Care and Population Studies, University College London
    Br J Gen Pract 61:e658-65. 2011
    ..Community matrons have been introduced recently as specialists in the case management of patients with multiple complex problems...
  27. pmc The relationship between pain intensity and severity and depression in older people: exploratory study
    Steve Iliffe
    Department of Primary Care and Population Sciences, University College London, London, UK
    BMC Fam Pract 10:54. 2009
    ..In addition we explored whether other potentially modifiable factors might increase the risk of depressed mood in these persons...
  28. doi request reprint The impact of educational level on oral health-related quality of life in older people in London
    Georgios Tsakos
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, UCL Medical School, London, UK
    Eur J Oral Sci 117:286-92. 2009
    ..Policies targeting lower educated groups should be complemented with whole-population strategies for the reduction of oral health inequalities...
  29. doi request reprint Health risk appraisal for older people 5: self-efficacy in patient-doctor interactions
    Mareeni Raymond
    Department of Primary Care and Population Sciences, University College London, Hampstead Campus, London, UK
    Prim Health Care Res Dev 12:348-56. 2011
    ..This paper investigates lifestyle, medical and demographic factors associated with self-efficacy in doctor-patient interactions in older people in general practice...
  30. pmc Health risk appraisal in older people 6: factors associated with self-reported poor vision and uptake of eye tests in older people
    Steve Iliffe
    Research Department of Primary Care and Population Health, UCL, Royal Free Campus, Rowland Hill Street, London NW3 2PF, UK
    BMC Fam Pract 14:130. 2013
    ..This paper aims to identify risk factors for (1) having poor vision and (2) not having had an eyesight check among community-dwelling older people without an established ophthalmological diagnosis...
  31. pmc Lessons learnt during a complex, multicentre cluster randomised controlled trial: the ProAct65+ trial
    Zoe Stevens
    Research Department of Primary Care and Population Health, UCL Medical School, Royal Free Hospital, London NW3 2PF, UK
    Trials 14:192. 2013
    ..This trial compared class-based and home-based exercise with usual care in people aged 65 years and over, recruited through general practice. The home-based exercise participants were supported by Peer Mentors...
  32. pmc Health risk appraisal in older people 3: prevalence, impact, and context of pain and their implications for GPs
    Claudia Carmaciu
    Department of Primary Care and Population Sciences, University College London, London, UK
    Br J Gen Pract 57:630-5. 2007
    ..Pain is a common experience in later life. There is conflicting evidence of the prevalence, impact, and context of pain in older people. GPs are criticised for underestimating and under-treating pain...
  33. ncbi request reprint Priorities in identifying unmet need in older people attending general practice: a nominal group technique study
    Vari Drennan
    Department of Primary Care and Population Sciences, Royal Free and University College London Medical School, University College, London, UK
    Fam Pract 24:454-60. 2007
    ..Primary care practitioners are encouraged to identify unmet need in older people, but the best mechanisms for doing this are not known...
  34. pmc Wise owls and professors: the role of older researchers in the review of the National Service Framework for Older People
    Michelle Cornes
    Social Care Workforce Research Unit, King s College London, Strand, London, UK
    Health Expect 11:409-17. 2008
    ..This article explores the involvement of older people in research and inspection, reflecting on the learning from the recent 'joint review' of the National Service Framework for Older People in England...
  35. pmc Health risk appraisal in older people 2: the implications for clinicians and commissioners of social isolation risk in older people
    Steve Iliffe
    Department of Primary Care and Population Sciences, University College London, Hampstead Campus, Rowland Hill Street, London, UK
    Br J Gen Pract 57:277-82. 2007
    ..Social isolation is associated with poorer health, and is seen by the World Health Organisation (WHO) as one of the major issues facing the industrialised world...
  36. pmc Health risk appraisal in older people 1: are older people living alone an "at-risk" group?
    Kalpa Kharicha
    Department of Primary Care and Population Sciences, University College London, Hampstead Campus, Rowland Hill Street, London, UK
    Br J Gen Pract 57:271-6. 2007
    ..Attention is turning to interventions targeted at 'at-risk' groups. Living alone in later life is seen as a potential health risk, and older people living alone are thought to be an at-risk group worthy of further intervention...
  37. doi request reprint Diagnosis and management of dementia in family practice
    Jane Wilcock
    a Research Department of Primary Care and Population Health, University College London, London, United Kingdom
    Aging Ment Health 20:362-9. 2016
    ..Considerable resources have been invested in financial incentives, guideline development, public awareness and educational programmes to promote earlier diagnosis and better management...
  38. pmc Multi-centre cluster randomised trial comparing a community group exercise programme with home based exercise with usual care for people aged 65 and over in primary care: protocol of the ProAct 65+ trial
    Steve Iliffe
    Department of Primary Care and Population Health, University College London, Rowland Hill St, London NW3 2PF, UK
    Trials 11:6. 2010
    ..However, physical activity levels are low in the older population and previous studies have demonstrated only modest, short-term improvements in activity levels with intervention...
  39. ncbi request reprint The feasibility and acceptability of a specialist health and social care team for the promotion of health and independence in 'at risk' older adults
    Vari Drennan
    Primary Care Nursing Research Unit, Department of Primary Care and Population Sciences, Royal Free and University College Medical School, University College London, Archway Campus, Highgate Hill, London, UK
    Health Soc Care Community 13:136-44. 2005
    ..It also offered some key learning points for other multi-agency groups developing similar services...
  40. doi request reprint Nurse-led case management in the National Health Service: bridging clinical and social worlds
    Jill Manthorpe
    Social Care Workforce Research Unit, King s College London, London, UK
    Prim Health Care Res Dev 13:153-64. 2012
    ....
  41. doi request reprint Cost-effectiveness of exercise as a therapy for behavioural and psychological symptoms of dementia within the EVIDEM-E randomised controlled trial
    Francesco D'Amico
    Personal Social Services Research Unit, London School of Economics and Political Science, London, UK
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 31:656-65. 2016
    ..We aim to evaluate the cost-effectiveness of a dyadic exercise regimen for individuals with dementia and their main carer as therapy for behavioural and psychological symptoms of dementia...
  42. pmc The Test Your Memory cognitive screening tool: sociodemographic and cardiometabolic risk correlates in a population-based study of older British men
    Efstathios Papachristou
    Department of Primary Care and Population Health, UCL, London, UK
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 31:666-75. 2016
    ..This study aimed to examine the association of Test Your Memory (TYM)-defined cognitive impairment groups with known sociodemographic and cardiometabolic correlates of cognitive impairment in a population-based study of older adults...
  43. pmc Why is tractable vision loss in older people being missed? Qualitative study
    Kalpa Kharicha
    Research Department of Primary Care and Population Health, UCL, Royal Free Campus, Rowland Hill Street, London NW3 2PF, UK
    BMC Fam Pract 14:99. 2013
    ..Population screening does not lead to improved vision in the older population. The aim of this study is to understand why older people with vision loss respond (or not) to their deteriorating eyesight...
  44. pmc Promoting physical activity in older people in general practice: ProAct65+ cluster randomised controlled trial
    Steve Iliffe
    University College London, London
    Br J Gen Pract 65:e731-8. 2015
    ..Regular physical activity reduces falls, hip fractures, and all-cause mortality, but physical activity levels are low in older age groups...
  45. pmc Multicentre cluster randomised trial comparing a community group exercise programme and home-based exercise with usual care for people aged 65 years and over in primary care
    Steve Iliffe
    Research Department of Primary Care and Population Health, University College London, London, UK
    Health Technol Assess 18:vii-xxvii, 1-105. 2014
    ..However, PA levels are low in the older population and previous intervention studies have demonstrated only modest, short-term improvements...
  46. pmc Tailored educational intervention for primary care to improve the management of dementia: the EVIDEM-ED cluster randomized controlled trial
    Jane Wilcock
    Research Department of Primary Care and Population Health, University College London, Royal Free Campus, Rowland Hill Street, London NW3 2PF, UK
    Trials 14:397. 2013
    ..Our objective was to test the effect of a workplace-based tailored educational intervention developed for general practice on the clinical management of people with dementia...
  47. pmc Introducing case management for people with dementia in primary care: a mixed-methods study
    Steve Iliffe
    Department of Primary Care and Population Health, University College London, London
    Br J Gen Pract 64:e735-41. 2014
    ..Case management may be a feasible solution to the problem of service fragmentation for people with dementia...
  48. ncbi request reprint Testing Twigg and Atkin's typology of caring: a study of primary care professionals' perceptions of dementia care using a modified focus group method
    Jill Manthorpe
    Social Care Workforce Research Unit, King s College, London, UK
    Health Soc Care Community 11:477-85. 2003
    ..It is argued that professional assumptions about family members' roles when dementia is recently recognised among older people expand definitions of carers, but still confirm their instrumental role...
  49. ncbi request reprint Obstacles to shared care for patients with dementia: a qualitative study
    Steve Iliffe
    Centre for Ageing Population Studies, Department of Primary Care and Population Sciences, Royal Free and UCL Medical School, London, UK
    Fam Pract 23:353-62. 2006
    ..Shared care of medical treatment in dementia depends upon early diagnosis, but under-recognition of and under-response to dementia appear widespread in general practice...
  50. doi request reprint Health risk appraisal for older people 4: case finding for hypertension, hyperlipidaemia and diabetes mellitus in older people in English general practice before the introduction of the Quality and Outcomes Framework
    Mareeni Raymond
    Department of Primary Care and Population Health, University College London, London, UK
    Prim Health Care Res Dev 13:22-9. 2012
    ..Early intervention can help to reduce the burden of disability in the older population, but many do not access preventive care. There is uncertainty over what factors influence case finding in older patients in general practice...
  51. pmc Exploring non-participation in primary care physical activity interventions: PACE-UP trial interview findings
    Rebecca Normansell
    Population Health Research Institute, St George s, University of London, Cranmer Terrace, London, SW17 ORE, UK
    Trials 17:178. 2016
    ..This is important for successful recruitment and retention in future PA trials and programmes...
  52. ncbi request reprint Integrating health and social care: implications for joint working and community care outcomes for older people
    Barbara Davey
    Nursing Research Unit, King s College, London, UK
    J Interprof Care 19:22-34. 2005
    ..Whatever the model of collaborative working, its effects on remaining in the community must be assessed in the wider context of the characteristics and services received by older people...
  53. pmc Quality palliative care for cancer and dementia in five European countries: some common challenges
    Nathan Davies
    a Research Department of Primary Care and Population Health, University College London, London, UK
    Aging Ment Health 18:400-10. 2014
    ..This paper explores some common challenges currently faced by professionals providing palliative care for patients with either cancer or dementia across five countries...
  54. doi request reprint The effect of exercise on behavioural and psychological symptoms of dementia: the EVIDEM-E randomised controlled clinical trial
    David Lowery
    Central and North West London NHS Foundation Trust CNWL, London, UK Primary Care and Population Health, University College London UCL, London, UK
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 29:819-27. 2014
    ..The objective of this study is to evaluate the effectiveness of a simple dyadic (person with dementia and their main carer) exercise regimen as a therapy for the behavioural and psychological symptoms of dementia...
  55. pmc Physical Activity and Falls in Older Men: The Critical Role of Mobility Limitations
    Barbara J Jefferis
    1UCL Department of Primary Care and Population Health, University College London, London, England, UNITED KINGDOM 2UCL Physical Activity Research Group, London, UNITED KINGDOM 3School of Science and Health, University of Western Sydney, Penrith, NSW, AUSTRALIA 4Division of Primary Care, School of Medicine, University of Nottingham, Nottingham, England, UNITED KINGDOM and 5Population Health Research Institute, St George s University of London, London, England, United Kingdom
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 47:2119-28. 2015
    ..We study how objectively measured habitual daily PA is related to falls by exploring the modifying effect of mobility limitations and the mediating roles of fitness and lower-limb strength...
  56. pmc Designing a complex intervention for dementia case management in primary care
    Amy Waugh
    Mental Health Sciences Unit, University College London, Charles Bell House, 67 73 Riding House Street, London W1W 7EJ, UK
    BMC Fam Pract 14:101. 2013
    ..Medical Research Council guidance on the development of complex interventions was implemented in the adaptation process, to capture the skill sets, person characteristics and learning needs of primary care based case managers...
  57. ncbi request reprint Social work, general practice and evidence-based policy in the collaborative care of older people: current problems and future possibilities
    Kalpa Kharicha
    Department of Primary Care and Population Sciences, Royal Free and University College Medical School, London, UK
    Health Soc Care Community 12:134-41. 2004
    ..However, they should take the opportunity to rigorously test the advantages and disadvantages of collaboration...
  58. pmc Evaluation of exercise on individuals with dementia and their carers: a randomised controlled trial
    Arlinda Cerga-Pashoja
    Central and North West London NHS Foundation Trust, Greater London House, Hampstead Rd, London, NW1 7QY, UK
    Trials 11:53. 2010
    ..Consequently, there is a need to evaluate the impact that non-pharmacological interventions have on BPSD; we believe physical exercise is a particularly promising approach...
  59. pmc Dementia diagnosis and management: a narrative review of changing practice
    Tamar Koch
    Department of Primary Care and Population Health, University College, London, UK
    Br J Gen Pract 61:e513-25. 2011
    ..England's National Dementia Strategy 2009 seeks to improve these areas but there is limited evidence on how to achieve this most effectively...
  60. doi request reprint Concordance with clinical practice guidelines for dementia in general practice
    Jane Wilcock
    Research Department of Primary Care and Population Health, RFUCLMS, London, UK
    Aging Ment Health 13:155-61. 2009
    ..Dementia is said to be under-recognized and sub-optimally managed in primary care, but there is little information about actual processes of diagnosis and clinical care...
  61. pmc Is the promotion of physical activity in vulnerable older people feasible and effective in general practice?
    Susie Dinan
    Department of Primary Care and Population Sciences, Royal Free and UCL Medical School, Rowland Hill Street, London NW3 2PF
    Br J Gen Pract 56:791-3. 2006
    ....
  62. pmc Frailty predicts trajectories of quality of life over time among British community-dwelling older people
    Gotaro Kojima
    Department of Primary Care and Population Health, University College London Royal Free Campus, Rowland Hill Street, London, NW3 2PF, UK
    Qual Life Res 25:1743-50. 2016
    ..To investigate associations between baseline frailty status and subsequent changes in QOL over time among community-dwelling older people...
  63. pmc Hearing impairment and incident disability and all-cause mortality in older British community-dwelling men
    Ann E M Liljas
    Department of Primary Care and Population Health, University College London, London NW3 2PF, UK
    Age Ageing 45:662-7. 2016
    ..hearing impairment is common in older adults and has been implicated in the risk of disability and mortality. We examined the association between hearing impairment and risk of incident disability and all-cause mortality...
  64. pmc Ability of Self-Reported Frailty Components to Predict Incident Disability, Falls, and All-Cause Mortality: Results From a Population-Based Study of Older British Men
    Efstathios Papachristou
    Department of Primary Care and Population Health, UCL Medical School, London, United Kingdom Electronic address
    J Am Med Dir Assoc 18:152-157. 2017
    ..In this study, we aimed to develop a simple assessment tool based on self-reported information on the 5 Fried frailty components to identify older people at risk of incident disability, falls, and mortality...
  65. pmc "Keeping Moving": factors associated with sedentary behaviour among older people recruited to an exercise promotion trial in general practice
    Ruth Heseltine
    Department of Primary Care and Population Health, University College London, Royal Free Campus, Rowland Hill St, London, NW3 2PF, UK
    BMC Fam Pract 16:67. 2015
    ..We explored the characteristics of sedentary older people enrolled into an exercise promotion trial to gain insights about those who were sedentary but wanted to increase activity...
  66. pmc Identifying the content of home-based health behaviour change interventions for frail older people: a systematic review protocol
    Ana Jovicic
    Department of Primary Care and Population Health, University College London, Royal Free Hospital, Rowland Hill Street, London, NW3 2PF, UK
    Syst Rev 4:151. 2015
    ..The protocol is reported in accordance with Preferred Reporting Items for Systematic Reviews and Meta-Analyses Protocols (PRISMA-P) 2015 guidelines...
  67. ncbi request reprint Early recognition of dementia by nurses
    Jill Manthorpe
    Social Care Workfore Research Unit, King s College London, London, UK
    J Adv Nurs 44:183-91. 2003
    ..The impact of early recognition of dementia is under-researched in primary care nursing...
  68. doi request reprint Elderly people's perspectives on health and well-being in rural communities in England: findings from the evaluation of the National Service Framework for Older People
    Jill Manthorpe
    Social Care Workforce Research Unit, King s College London, Strand, London, UK
    Health Soc Care Community 16:460-8. 2008
    ..The findings raise questions about the unclear and contradictory usages of the term 'rural' in England and the portrayal of rural ageing as a homogeneous experience...
  69. doi request reprint Establishing new nursing roles: a case study of the English community matron initiative
    Vari Drennan
    Faculty of Health and Social Care, Kingston University and St George s University of London, London, UK
    J Clin Nurs 20:2948-57. 2011
    ..To examine the factors affecting the extent to which English policy on the introduction of community matrons for people with chronic conditions was implemented...
  70. ncbi request reprint Tearing down the Berlin wall: social workers' perspectives on joint working with general practice
    Kalpa Kharicha
    Department of Primary Care and Population Sciences, Royan Free and University College Medical School, London NW3 2PF, UK
    Fam Pract 22:399-405. 2005
    ..The arrangements for delivering social work and primary health care to older people in England and Wales are currently subject to rapid re-configuration, with the development of integrated primary care and social services trusts...
  71. pmc Fear of dying in an ethnically diverse society: cross-sectional studies of people aged 65+ in Britain
    Ann Bowling
    Department of Primary Care and Population Health, University College London, Royal Free Campus, London NW3 2PF, UK
    Postgrad Med J 86:197-202. 2010
    ..To examine fears about dying in an ethnically diverse population sample, and a more homogeneous population sample, aged 65 and over...
  72. pmc Observational cohort study: deprivation and access to anti-dementia drugs in the UK
    Claudia Cooper
    Division of Psychiatry, University College London, London, UK
    Age Ageing 45:148-54. 2016
    ..We investigated for the first time inequalities in NHS national dementia prescribing and how they have varied between UK countries and over time...
  73. pmc Acceptability of a theory-based sedentary behaviour reduction intervention for older adults ('On Your Feet to Earn Your Seat')
    Raluca Matei
    Health Behaviour Research Centre, University College London, London, UK
    BMC Public Health 15:606. 2015
    ..This early-phase study explored acceptability of a theory-based intervention to reduce sitting time and increase activity in older adults, as part of the intervention development process...
  74. pmc Diurnal patterns of objectively measured physical activity and sedentary behaviour in older men
    Claudio Sartini
    Department of Primary Care and Population Health, University College London, Rowland Hill Street, NW3 2PF, London, UK
    BMC Public Health 15:609. 2015
    ..Quantifying PA and SB patterns through the day could help in defining strategies for change. We examined within day variations in PA and SB and whether these varied by demographic factors and health status...
  75. pmc Frailty predicts short-term incidence of future falls among British community-dwelling older people: a prospective cohort study nested within a randomised controlled trial
    Gotaro Kojima
    Department of Primary Care and Population Health, University College London Royal Free Campus, Rowland Hill Street, London, NW3 2PF, UK
    BMC Geriatr 15:155. 2015
    ..Although population-based studies have shown frailty predicted future falls, their follow-up periods were one year or longer and short-term fall risks associated with frailty are unknown...
  76. pmc Risk factors for depressed mood amongst a community dwelling older age population in England: cross-sectional survey data from the PRO-AGE study
    Jane P Biddulph
    Research Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, UCL, 1 19 Torrington Place, London WC1E 6BT, UK
    BMC Geriatr 14:5. 2014
    ..Comprehensive data for analyses of the association of depression in older age with other health and functional measures, and demographic factors from community populations within England, are lacking...
  77. doi request reprint Dementia, dignity and quality of life: nursing practice and its dilemmas
    Jill Manthorpe
    Social Care Workforce Research Unit, Kings College London, London, UK
    Int J Older People Nurs 5:235-44. 2010
    ..This article aims to provide examples of how such ambitions may be used in practice development...
  78. pmc Rapid appraisal of barriers to the diagnosis and management of patients with dementia in primary care: a systematic review
    Tamar Koch
    Department of Primary Care and Population Health, University College London, Royal Free and University College Medical School, Rowland Hill Street, London, NW3 2PF, UK
    BMC Fam Pract 11:52. 2010
    ..The aim of this review was to carry out a rapid appraisal in order to inform the implementation of this policy...
  79. ncbi request reprint Sooner or later? Issues in the early diagnosis of dementia in general practice: a qualitative study
    Steve Iliffe
    Royal Free and UCL Medical School, Rowland Hill Street, London NW3 2PF, UK
    Fam Pract 20:376-81. 2003
    ..The aim of this study was to explore the perspectives of primary care practitioners on the early diagnosis of dementia...
  80. doi request reprint Primary care and dementia: 1. diagnosis, screening and disclosure
    Steve Iliffe
    Department of Primary Care for Older People, University College London, London, NW3 2PF, UK
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 24:895-901. 2009
    ..To write a narrative review of the roles of primary care practitioners in caring for people with dementia in the community...
  81. doi request reprint Palliative care services for people with dementia: a synthesis of the literature reporting the views and experiences of professionals and family carers
    Mareeni Raymond
    University College London, UK
    Dementia (London) 13:96-110. 2014
    ..This may be helpful for professionals and policy makers to consider when planning end-of-life care strategies for people with dementia and insights drawn from hearing directly from carers may be powerful learning tools. ..
  82. pmc Sociodemographic, behavioural and health factors associated with changes in older adults' TV viewing over 2 years
    Benjamin Gardner
    Health Behaviour Research Centre, Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, London, UK
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 11:102. 2014
    ..This study used a prospective design to describe changes in TV viewing over a two-year follow-up period, and to model socio-demographic, behavioural and health factors associated with observed changes in viewing time...
  83. pmc Does the timed up and go test predict future falls among British community-dwelling older people? Prospective cohort study nested within a randomised controlled trial
    Gotaro Kojima
    Department of Primary Care and Population Health, University College London, London, UK
    BMC Geriatr 15:38. 2015
    ..The objectives of this study were to examine the ability of TUG to predict future falls and to estimate the optimal cut-off point to identify those with higher risk for future falls...
  84. doi request reprint Palliative and end of life care for people with dementia: lessons for clinical commissioners
    Mareeni Raymond
    1Department of Primary Care and Population Health, University College London, Royal Free Campus, London, UK
    Prim Health Care Res Dev 15:406-17. 2014
    ..To synthesize information about management of end of life care in people with dementia using review papers...
  85. doi request reprint Evaluating educational initiatives to improve palliative care for people with dementia: a narrative review
    Mareeni Raymond
    University College London, UK
    Dementia (London) 13:366-81. 2014
    ..There is a clear need to develop and evaluate educational interventions designed to improve palliative and end-of-life care for people with dementia. Some suggestions for educationally sound approaches are discussed. ..
  86. pmc Barriers to the provision of high-quality palliative care for people with dementia in England: a qualitative study of professionals' experiences
    Nathan Davies
    Research Department of Primary Care and Population Health, University College London, London, UK
    Health Soc Care Community 22:386-94. 2014
    ..Understanding these barriers to providing high-quality palliative care for people with dementia could help in the development of a dementia-specific palliative care pathway. ..
  87. doi request reprint The effectiveness of inter-professional working for older people living in the community: a systematic review
    Daksha Trivedi
    Centre for Research in Primary and Community Care, University of Hertfordshire, Hatfield, UK
    Health Soc Care Community 21:113-28. 2013
    ..We need more information on the outcomes of the process of IPW and evaluations of the effectiveness of different configurations of health and social care professionals for the care of community dwelling older people...
  88. pmc Applying community-oriented primary care methods in British general practice: a case study
    Steve Iliffe
    Department of Primary Care and Population Sciences, Royal Free and UCL Medical School, London
    Br J Gen Pract 52:646-51. 2002
    ..Alternative methods for improving the health of older people living at home are being sought...
  89. ncbi request reprint Integrating primary care and public health: learning from the community-oriented primary care model
    Steve Iliffe
    Department of Primary Care and Population Sciences, Royal Free and University College London, England
    Int J Health Serv 33:85-98. 2003
    ..If this experiment succeeds, COPC methodology may facilitate similar changes in other health care systems...
  90. pmc The development of a short instrument to identify common unmet needs in older people in general practice
    Steve Iliffe
    Department of Primary Care and Population Sciences, Royal Free and University College London Medical School, London
    Br J Gen Pract 54:914-8. 2004
    ..No structured needs assessment tool exists that is appropriate for older people and also suitable for use in routine consultations in general practice...
  91. ncbi request reprint Dispositional optimism and health behaviour in community-dwelling older people: associations with healthy ageing
    Andrew Steptoe
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, UK
    Br J Health Psychol 11:71-84. 2006
    ..We assessed whether optimism was related to indices of healthy ageing, and if effects were mediated through health behaviours...
  92. ncbi request reprint Can primary care identify an 'at risk' group in the older population
    Vari Drennan
    Primary Care Nursing Research Unit, Royal Free and University College London Medical School
    Br J Community Nurs 12:142-8. 2007
    ..This paper reports on the ability of the primary care teams to identify 'at risk' groups in the older population, which can then be targeted for comprehensive assessment...
  93. pmc The relationships between body composition characteristics and cognitive functioning in a population-based sample of older British men
    Efstathios Papachristou
    Department of Primary Care and Population Health, UCL Medical School, Royal Free Campus, Rowland Hill Street, London, NW3 2PF, UK
    BMC Geriatr 15:172. 2015
    ..However, evidence on the relationships of total and regional body composition measures as well as sarcopenia with cognitive functioning in the older population remains inconsistent...
  94. pmc The effectiveness of collaborative care for people with memory problems in primary care: results of the CAREDEM case management modelling and feasibility study
    Steve Iliffe
    Research Department of Primary Care and Population Health, University College London, London, UK
    Health Technol Assess 18:1-148. 2014
    ..Case management offers a way of co-ordinating services along the care pathway and therefore could provide individualised support; however, evidence of the effectiveness of case management for dementia is inconclusive...
  95. ncbi request reprint Self-reported visual function in healthy older people in Britain: an exploratory study of associations with age, sex, depression, education and income
    Steve Iliffe
    Department of Primary Care and Population Sciences, Royal Free and UCL Medical School, Hampstead Campus, London NW3 2PF, UK
    Fam Pract 22:585-90. 2005
    ..Measurement of visual acuity is unlikely to be helpful in identifying this impairment, but targeted assessment of visual function may be beneficial. There is uncertainty about the defining characteristics of the target group...
  96. pmc How are falls and fear of falling associated with objectively measured physical activity in a cohort of community-dwelling older men?
    Barbara J Jefferis
    Department of Primary Care and Population Health, UCL Medical School, Rowland Hill Street, London NW3 2PF, UK
    BMC Geriatr 14:114. 2014
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  97. ncbi request reprint Proactive, targeted benefits advice for older people in general practice: a feasibility study
    Daniel Toeg
    The Caversham Group Practice, London, UK
    Health Soc Care Community 11:124-8. 2003
    ..Primary care is an effective base from which advice can be delivered and the development of closer working relationships between primary care and advice services can be an effective and efficient way of helping patients...
  98. ncbi request reprint The National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence (NICE) and drug treatment for Alzheimer's disease
    Steve Iliffe
    University College London, London, England
    CNS Drugs 21:177-84. 2007
    ..Cost-benefit analysis needs refinement with better tools than quality-adjusted life-years, and the policy implications of restricting treatments in a progressive neurodegenerative disorder need more careful consideration...
  99. doi request reprint Heuristics in primary care for recognition of unreported vision loss in older people: a technology development study
    Skanda Wijeyekoon
    1Honorary Research Fellow, Research Department of Primary Care and Population Health, University College London, London, UK
    Prim Health Care Res Dev 16:429-35. 2015
    ..To evaluate heuristics (rules of thumb) for recognition of undetected vision loss in older patients in primary care...
  100. doi request reprint Provision of NHS generalist and specialist services to care homes in England: review of surveys
    Steve Iliffe
    1Department of Primary Care and Population Health, University College London, London, UK
    Prim Health Care Res Dev 17:122-37. 2016
    ..NHS support for care home residents is very variable, and it is unclear what models of clinical support work and are cost-effective...
  101. pmc Smoking as a predictor of frailty: a systematic review
    Gotaro Kojima
    Department of Primary Care and Population Health, University College London Royal Free Campus, Rowland Hill Street, London, NW3 2PF, UK
    BMC Geriatr 15:131. 2015
    ..The objective of this study was to systematically review the literature on smoking as a predictor of frailty changes among community-dwelling middle-aged and older population...