M Jiwa

Summary

Affiliation: University of Sheffield
Country: UK

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Less haste more speed: factors that prolong the interval from presentation to diagnosis in some cancers
    Moyez Jiwa
    The University of Sheffield, Institute of Primary Care and General Practice, Community Science Centre, Northern General Hospital, Herries Road, Sheffield S5 7AU, UK
    Fam Pract 21:299-303. 2004
  2. pmc The effect of GP telephone triage on numbers seeking same-day appointments
    Moyez Jiwa
    University of Sheffield, Institute of General Practice and Primary Care, General Sciences Centre, Northern General Hospital
    Br J Gen Pract 52:390-1. 2002
  3. ncbi request reprint Quality of information on referrals to colorectal surgeons: towards consensus
    Moyez Jiwa
    The University of Sheffield, Institute of General Practice and Primary Care, Community Sciences Centre, Northern General Hospital, UK
    Curr Med Res Opin 18:72-7. 2002
  4. pmc Referral of suspected colorectal cancer: have guidelines made a difference?
    Moyez Jiwa
    Institute of General Practice and Primary Care, University of Sheffield, UK
    Br J Gen Pract 54:608-10. 2004
  5. ncbi request reprint GP letter writing in colorectal cancer: a qualitative study
    Moyez Jiwa
    Institute of General Practice and Primary Care, Community Sciences Centre, North General Hospital, Sheffield, UK
    Curr Med Res Opin 18:342-6. 2002
  6. pmc Measuring the quality of referral letters about patients with upper gastrointestinal symptoms
    M Jiwa
    Doncaster and Bassetlaw Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, Armthorpe Road, Doncaster DN2 5LT, UK
    Postgrad Med J 81:467-9. 2005
  7. pmc Referral letters to colorectal surgeons: the impact of peer-mediated feedback
    Moyez Jiwa
    Institute of General Practice and Primary Care, Community Sciences Centre, University of Sheffield, Northern General Hospital, Herries Road, Sheffield S5 7AU, UK
    Br J Gen Pract 54:123-6. 2004
  8. doi request reprint Repeat attenders at National Health Service walk-in centres - a descriptive study using routine data
    R Maheswaran
    Public Health GIS Unit, School of Health and Related Research, University of Sheffield, Sheffield S1 4DA, UK
    Public Health 123:506-10. 2009
  9. ncbi request reprint Increases in asthma hospital admissions associated with the end of the summer vacation for school-age children with asthma in two cities from England and Scotland
    S A Julious
    Medical Statistics Group, Health Services Research, University of Sheffield, Regent Court, 30 Regent Street, Sheffield S1 4DA, UK
    Public Health 121:482-4. 2007
  10. ncbi request reprint Do older patients feel able to cope with illness following telephone consultations? A multi-practice survey in the UK
    Moyez Jiwa
    Institute of Primary Care and General Practice, University of Sheffield, UK
    Curr Med Res Opin 21:339-44. 2005

Detail Information

Publications39

  1. ncbi request reprint Less haste more speed: factors that prolong the interval from presentation to diagnosis in some cancers
    Moyez Jiwa
    The University of Sheffield, Institute of Primary Care and General Practice, Community Science Centre, Northern General Hospital, Herries Road, Sheffield S5 7AU, UK
    Fam Pract 21:299-303. 2004
    ..Recently, the GP is also expected to select cases that warrant 'urgent' as opposed to 'routine' specialist investigation. Failure to refer on the appropriate timetable may have implications for timely diagnosis...
  2. pmc The effect of GP telephone triage on numbers seeking same-day appointments
    Moyez Jiwa
    University of Sheffield, Institute of General Practice and Primary Care, General Sciences Centre, Northern General Hospital
    Br J Gen Pract 52:390-1. 2002
    ..The telephone bill increased by 26%. For a substantial proportion of patients seeking same-day appointments telephone consultations were an acceptable alternative service...
  3. ncbi request reprint Quality of information on referrals to colorectal surgeons: towards consensus
    Moyez Jiwa
    The University of Sheffield, Institute of General Practice and Primary Care, Community Sciences Centre, Northern General Hospital, UK
    Curr Med Res Opin 18:72-7. 2002
    ..To produce a valid, reliable instrument to gauge the extent to which GPs document relevant signs, symptoms and risk factors in referral letters to colorectal surgeons...
  4. pmc Referral of suspected colorectal cancer: have guidelines made a difference?
    Moyez Jiwa
    Institute of General Practice and Primary Care, University of Sheffield, UK
    Br J Gen Pract 54:608-10. 2004
    ..However, cancers in the earliest stages present with fewer clinical features than advanced disease and a combination of signs and symptoms are more likely to arouse suspicion in the referring agent...
  5. ncbi request reprint GP letter writing in colorectal cancer: a qualitative study
    Moyez Jiwa
    Institute of General Practice and Primary Care, Community Sciences Centre, North General Hospital, Sheffield, UK
    Curr Med Res Opin 18:342-6. 2002
    ..The content of referral letters from GPs has failed to satisfy specialists responding to a series of surveys. Evidence suggests that GPs who improve their letters to specialists also refer more cases with significant pathology...
  6. pmc Measuring the quality of referral letters about patients with upper gastrointestinal symptoms
    M Jiwa
    Doncaster and Bassetlaw Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, Armthorpe Road, Doncaster DN2 5LT, UK
    Postgrad Med J 81:467-9. 2005
    ..General practitioners state the reason for referring patients in referral letters. The paucity of information in these letters has been the source of criticism from specialist colleagues...
  7. pmc Referral letters to colorectal surgeons: the impact of peer-mediated feedback
    Moyez Jiwa
    Institute of General Practice and Primary Care, Community Sciences Centre, University of Sheffield, Northern General Hospital, Herries Road, Sheffield S5 7AU, UK
    Br J Gen Pract 54:123-6. 2004
    ..Referral letters to specialists sometimes provide an inadequate amount of information. The content of referral letters to colorectal surgeons can now be scored based on the views of GPs about the ideal content of referral letters...
  8. doi request reprint Repeat attenders at National Health Service walk-in centres - a descriptive study using routine data
    R Maheswaran
    Public Health GIS Unit, School of Health and Related Research, University of Sheffield, Sheffield S1 4DA, UK
    Public Health 123:506-10. 2009
    ..The aim of this study was to examine age, gender, socio-economic status, distance from walk-in centre, day and time of attendance in relation to repeat attendance at walk-in centres...
  9. ncbi request reprint Increases in asthma hospital admissions associated with the end of the summer vacation for school-age children with asthma in two cities from England and Scotland
    S A Julious
    Medical Statistics Group, Health Services Research, University of Sheffield, Regent Court, 30 Regent Street, Sheffield S1 4DA, UK
    Public Health 121:482-4. 2007
    ..These data therefore provide strong evidence that peaks in admissions are associated with the end of the summer holidays...
  10. ncbi request reprint Do older patients feel able to cope with illness following telephone consultations? A multi-practice survey in the UK
    Moyez Jiwa
    Institute of Primary Care and General Practice, University of Sheffield, UK
    Curr Med Res Opin 21:339-44. 2005
    ..Whilst older patients form a significant proportion of callers, this group has expressed reservation about consultations that preclude a physical examination...
  11. pmc Impact of NHS walk-in centres on primary care access times: ecological study
    Ravi Maheswaran
    Public Health GIS Unit, School of Health and Related Research, University of Sheffield, Sheffield S1 4DA
    BMJ 334:838. 2007
    ..To examine whether walk-in centres contribute to shorter waiting times for a general practice appointment...
  12. ncbi request reprint Meeting the educational needs of people at risk of diabetes-related amputation: a vignette study with patients and professionals
    Maxine Johnson
    School of Health and Related Research ScHARR, University of Sheffield, UK
    Health Expect 8:324-33. 2005
    ..To investigate how patients and professionals view the role of advice in diabetes foot care, in order to inform educational practice...
  13. ncbi request reprint Preventing avoidable hospital admission of older people
    Moyez Jiwa
    Institute of General Practice and Primary Care, University of Sheffield, Sheffield, Yorkshire, UK
    Br J Community Nurs 7:426-31. 2002
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  14. ncbi request reprint Satisfying the patient in primary care: a postal survey following a recent consultation
    Sarah Long
    Academic Department of General Practice and Primary Care, University of Sheffield, UK
    Curr Med Res Opin 20:685-9. 2004
    ..This study aims to explore how views on specific aspects of a general practice service contrast among patients...
  15. ncbi request reprint Surveying general practitioners: a new avenue
    Moyez Jiwa
    Institute of General Practice and Primary Care, University of Sheffield, UK
    Curr Med Res Opin 20:319-24. 2004
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  16. ncbi request reprint Academic outreach: fostering learning and research in general practice
    David Gelipter
    Institute of General Practice and Primary Care, University of Sheffield, Community Sciences Centre, Northern General Hospital, Sheffield, UK
    Eur J Gen Pract 12:44-6. 2006
  17. ncbi request reprint Does general practice Google?
    Moira G Sim
    Systems Intervention Research Centre for Health, Edith Cowan University, Australia
    Aust Fam Physician 37:471-4. 2008
    ..We aimed to investigate how and to what extent medical practitioners use the internet to aid clinical consultations...
  18. pmc Referring patients to specialists: a structured vignette survey of Australian and British GPs
    Moyez Jiwa
    Western Australian Centre for Cancer and Palliative Care, Curtin University of Technology, Perth Western Australia, Australia
    BMC Fam Pract 9:2. 2008
    ..In Australia and in the United Kingdom (UK) access to specialists is sanctioned by General Practitioners (GPs). It is important to understand how practitioners determine which patients warrant referral...
  19. ncbi request reprint Timely cancer diagnosis and management as a chronic condition: opportunities for primary care
    Moyez Jiwa
    Faculty of Health Sciences, Curtin University of Technology, Perth, WA, Australia
    Med J Aust 189:78-82. 2008
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  20. ncbi request reprint Will promoting general practitioners with special interests threaten access to primary care?
    Moyez Jiwa
    Med J Aust 187:71-2. 2007
  21. pmc Factors influencing the speed of cancer diagnosis in rural Western Australia: a General Practice perspective
    Moyez Jiwa
    Western Australian Centre for Cancer and Palliative Care, Curtin University of Technology, Perth, Western Australia
    BMC Fam Pract 8:27. 2007
    ..The aim of this study is to further explore the factors that impact on the speed of diagnosis in rural Western Australia with direct reference to General Practitioners (GPs) working in this setting...
  22. doi request reprint Delays in accessing primary care
    Moyez Jiwa
    BMJ 337:a1435. 2008
  23. pmc Telephone consultations
    Moyez Jiwa
    Br J Gen Pract 52:852-3. 2002
  24. pmc Implementing referral guidelines: lessons from a negative outcome cluster randomised factorial trial in general practice
    Moyez Jiwa
    Curtin University of Technology, GPO Box U1987, Perth, WA 6845, Australia
    BMC Fam Pract 7:65. 2006
    ..Few patients with lower bowel symptoms who consult their general practitioner need a specialist opinion. However data from referred patients suggest that those who are referred would benefit from detailed assessment before referral...
  25. pmc Fast track referral for cancer
    Moyez Jiwa
    BMJ 335:267-8. 2007
  26. pmc Improving the outcome in colorectal cases
    Moyez Jiwa
    Br J Gen Pract 52:329-30. 2002
  27. pmc Quality of referral letters
    Moyez Jiwa
    Br J Gen Pract 53:406. 2003
  28. ncbi request reprint Breast cancer follow-up: could primary care be the right venue?
    Moyez Jiwa
    School for Primary, Aboriginal and Rural Health Care, University of Western Australia, Claremont
    Curr Med Res Opin 22:625-30. 2006
    ..To identify the elements of a follow-up protocol for treated breast cancer patients in primary care with reference to key stakeholders in one region of the UK...
  29. pmc Older people and the "patient centred" NHS: proactive support in primary care can avert admissions
    Moyez Jiwa
    BMJ 328:350. 2004
  30. pmc Advanced access
    Moyez Jiwa
    Br J Gen Pract 54:705-6. 2004
  31. ncbi request reprint Pathways to the diagnosis of colorectal cancer: an observational study in three UK cities
    Jacqueline Barrett
    Academic Unit of Primary Health Care, Department of Community Based Medicine, University of Bristol, The Grange, 1 Woodland Road, Bristol BS8 1AU, UK
    Fam Pract 23:15-9. 2006
    ..The route that has received most investment in the UK National Health Service is the 2-week clinic, but the proportions of patients taking this and other routes to diagnosis are largely unknown...
  32. pmc Educational outreach to improve vaccination uptake
    M J Campbell
    Br J Gen Pract 52:1021-2; author reply 1022. 2002
  33. pmc Fast-track cancer diagnoses
    Rowan Kenny
    Br J Gen Pract 54:784-5. 2004
  34. pmc Telephone consultations are routinely used
    Moyez Jiwa
    BMJ 327:345. 2003
  35. ncbi request reprint Early detection of prostate cancer
    Moyez Jiwa
    Aust Fam Physician 36:680. 2007
  36. ncbi request reprint Research in general practice
    Moyez Jiwa
    Aust Fam Physician 35:279. 2006
  37. ncbi request reprint Research into prostate cancer
    Moyez Jiwa
    Aust Fam Physician 35:7. 2006
  38. ncbi request reprint Refugee health
    Moyez Jiwa
    Aust Fam Physician 35:87. 2006
  39. ncbi request reprint GI malignancies
    Moyez Jiwa
    Aust Fam Physician 35:569. 2006