Affiliation: University of Bristol
- Complex consultations in primary care: a tool for assessing the range of health problems and issues addressed in general practice consultationsSunita Procter
Centre for Academic Primary Care, School of Social and Community Medicine, University of Bristol, Canynge Hall, 39 Whatley Road, Bristol BS8 2PS, UK
BMC Fam Pract 15:105. 2014..The objective was to develop a tool that can be used to measure the number and type of problems discussed in primary care consultations...
- Predicting and preventing avoidable hospital admissions: a reviewS Purdey
S Purdy Centre for Academic Primary Care, NIHR School for Primary Care Research, School of Social and Community Medicine University of Bristol Canynge Hall 39 Whatley Road Bristol BS8 2PS, UK
J R Coll Physicians Edinb 43:340-4. 2013..This highlights the importance of robust evaluation of services as they are introduced into health and social care systems...
- Specialist clinics for reducing emergency admissions in patients with heart failure: a systematic review and meta-analysis of randomised controlled trialsRebecca Thomas
Centre for Academic Primary Care, School of Social and Community Medicine, Bristol University, Canynge Hall, 39 Whatley Road, Bristol, UK
Heart 99:233-9. 2013..Unplanned admissions for heart failure are common and some are considered preventable...
- AcneSarah Purdy
Academic Unit of Primary Health Care, University of Bristol, Bristol BS6 6JL
BMJ 333:949-53. 2006
- Ambulatory care sensitive conditions: terminology and disease coding need to be more specific to aid policy makers and cliniciansS Purdy
Academic Unit of Primary Health Care, University of Bristol, Belgrave Road, Bristol BS82AA, UK
Public Health 123:169-73. 2009..At present, different definitions of ACSCs are used for research and health policy analysis. This study aimed to explore the impact of different definitions of ACSCs and associated disease codes on analysis of health service activity...
- Emergency admissions for coronary heart disease: a cross-sectional study of general practice, population and hospital factors in EnglandS Purdy
Academic Unit of Primary Health Care, University of Bristol, 25 27 Belgrave Road, Bristol, UK
Public Health 125:46-54. 2011....
- Emergency respiratory admissions: influence of practice, population and hospital factorsSarah Purdy
Academic Unit of Primary Health Care, University of Bristol, Bristol, UK
J Health Serv Res Policy 16:133-40. 2011..To determine the influence of population, hospital and general practice characteristics on practice admission rates for asthma and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) in England...
- Validation of an improved area-based method of calculating general practice-level deprivationThomas Griffin
The Academic Unit of Primary Health Care, Community Based Medicine, University of Bristol, Bristol, Avon, UK
J Clin Epidemiol 63:746-51. 2010..To compare the methods of calculating practice deprivation scores in the absence of patient-level data...
- Study protocol for an evaluation of the effectiveness of 'care bundles' as a means of improving hospital care and reducing hospital readmission for patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD)M J E Chalder
School of Social and Community Medicine, University of Bristol, Bristol, UK
BMC Pulm Med 16:35. 2016..This study aims to evaluate the effectiveness of introducing standardised packages of care i.e. care bundles, for patients with acute exacerbations of COPD as a means of improving hospital care and reducing re-admissions...
- Presentation and management of acne in primary care: a retrospective cohort studySarah Purdy
Department of Primary Health Care, University of Newcastle, Framlington Place, Newcastle upon Tyne NE2 4HH
Br J Gen Pract 53:525-9. 2003..Acne is the most common skin disorder in young people, affecting up to 80% of teenagers...
- Use a stepped approach for atopic eczemia in childrenSarah Purdy
University of Bristol
Practitioner 252:38-42. 2008