Matthew J Thompson

Summary

Affiliation: University of Oxford
Country: UK

Publications

  1. pmc Oral corticosteroid use for clinical and cost-effective symptom relief of sore throat: study protocol for a randomized controlled trial
    Johanna Cook
    Nuffield Department of Primary Care Health Sciences, University of Oxford, Radcliffe Observatory Quarter, Woodstock Road, Oxford OX2 6GG, UK
    Trials 15:365. 2014
  2. pmc The TARGET cohort study protocol: a prospective primary care cohort study to derive and validate a clinical prediction rule to improve the targeting of antibiotics in children with respiratory tract illnesses
    Niamh M Redmond
    Centre for Academic Primary Care, School of Social and Community Based Medicine, NIHR School of Primary Care Research, University of Bristol, Canynge Hall, 39 Whatley Road, Bristol, UK
    BMC Health Serv Res 13:322. 2013
  3. pmc The safety netting behaviour of first contact clinicians: a qualitative study
    Caroline H D Jones
    Department of Primary Care Health Sciences, University of Oxford, Radcliffe Observatory Quarter, Woodstock Road, OX2 6GG Oxford, England
    BMC Fam Pract 14:140. 2013
  4. pmc Interventions to influence consulting and antibiotic use for acute respiratory tract infections in children: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Talley Andrews
    Department of Family Medicine, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, Oregon, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 7:e30334. 2012
  5. pmc 'Shouting from the roof tops': a qualitative study of how children with leukaemia are diagnosed in primary care
    Rachel T Clarke
    Oxford University Hospitals NHS Trust, John Radcliffe Hospital, Oxford, UK
    BMJ Open 4:e004640. 2014
  6. pmc Evaluating genomic tests from bench to bedside: a practical framework
    Jennifer S Lin
    Center for Health Research, Kaiser Permanente Northwest, 3800 N, Interstate Ave, Portland, OR 97227, USA
    BMC Med Inform Decis Mak 12:117. 2012
  7. pmc How well do clinical prediction rules perform in identifying serious infections in acutely ill children across an international network of ambulatory care datasets?
    Jan Y Verbakel
    Department of General Practice, KU Leuven, Kapucijnenvoer 33 Blok J, 3000 Leuven, Belgium
    BMC Med 11:10. 2013
  8. pmc Primary care clinicians' attitudes towards point-of-care blood testing: a systematic review of qualitative studies
    Caroline H D Jones
    Department of Primary Care Health Sciences, University of Oxford, UK
    BMC Fam Pract 14:117. 2013
  9. doi request reprint Screening for hypertension in children and adolescents to prevent cardiovascular disease
    Matthew Thompson
    Oregon Evidence Based Practice Center, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, Oregon, USA
    Pediatrics 131:490-525. 2013
  10. doi request reprint Corticosteroids for the common cold
    Gail Hayward
    Department of Primary Care Health Sciences, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev . 2012

Collaborators

  • Gail Hayward
  • Elizabeth A Spencer
  • Kamal R Mahtani
  • David Nunan
  • Alastair D Hay
  • Carl Heneghan
  • Caroline H D Jones
  • Philip J Turner
  • Clare R Goyder
  • Igho J Onakpoya
  • Ann Van den Bruel
  • Jeremy Howick
  • Annette Pl├╝ddemann
  • Christopher P Price
  • Johanna Cook
  • Rafael Perera
  • Rachel T Clarke
  • Kay Wang
  • Paul Little
  • Nia W Roberts
  • Niamh M Redmond
  • Monica Lakhanpaul
  • Jan Y Verbakel
  • Peter S Blair
  • Claire Blacklock
  • Jennifer S Lin
  • Talley Andrews
  • Caroline Hd Jones
  • Merryn Voysey
  • Christopher D Mitchell
  • Anthony Harnden
  • Maria Breen
  • Jane Wolstenholme
  • Silvana Bettiol
  • Michael Moore
  • Kim Harman
  • Julie Allen
  • Peter Muir
  • Hannah Thornton
  • Rachel Davies
  • John P Leeming
  • Frank Buntinx
  • Damian Roland
  • Hannah Christensen
  • Rianne Oostenbrink
  • Andrew M Lovering
  • Bert Aertgeerts
  • Richard Stevens
  • Tim J Peters
  • Barry Vipond
  • Brendan Delaney
  • Sarah Neill
  • David Mant
  • Margaret Fletcher
  • Henriette A Moll
  • Marjolein Y Berger
  • Hayley Singlehurst-Mooney
  • Margaret A Piper
  • Evelyn P Whitlock
  • David I Buckley
  • Katrina A B Goddard
  • Tanya Ali Haj-Hassan
  • Niamh Redmond
  • Patricia J Lucas
  • Rick Deyo

Detail Information

Publications18

  1. pmc Oral corticosteroid use for clinical and cost-effective symptom relief of sore throat: study protocol for a randomized controlled trial
    Johanna Cook
    Nuffield Department of Primary Care Health Sciences, University of Oxford, Radcliffe Observatory Quarter, Woodstock Road, Oxford OX2 6GG, UK
    Trials 15:365. 2014
    ..This trial aims to assess the efficacy and cost-effectiveness of a single oral dose of corticosteroids on symptoms of sore throat in patients receiving either a delayed antibiotic prescription or no antibiotics at all in UK primary care...
  2. pmc The TARGET cohort study protocol: a prospective primary care cohort study to derive and validate a clinical prediction rule to improve the targeting of antibiotics in children with respiratory tract illnesses
    Niamh M Redmond
    Centre for Academic Primary Care, School of Social and Community Based Medicine, NIHR School of Primary Care Research, University of Bristol, Canynge Hall, 39 Whatley Road, Bristol, UK
    BMC Health Serv Res 13:322. 2013
    ....
  3. pmc The safety netting behaviour of first contact clinicians: a qualitative study
    Caroline H D Jones
    Department of Primary Care Health Sciences, University of Oxford, Radcliffe Observatory Quarter, Woodstock Road, OX2 6GG Oxford, England
    BMC Fam Pract 14:140. 2013
    ..Yet little is known about how and when this is given. We aimed to understand what safety netting advice first contact clinicians give parents of acutely sick young children, how, when, and why...
  4. pmc Interventions to influence consulting and antibiotic use for acute respiratory tract infections in children: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Talley Andrews
    Department of Family Medicine, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, Oregon, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 7:e30334. 2012
    ..Overuse of antibiotics is associated with adverse effects and antimicrobial resistance, and has been shown to influence how patients seek care in ensuing illness episodes...
  5. pmc 'Shouting from the roof tops': a qualitative study of how children with leukaemia are diagnosed in primary care
    Rachel T Clarke
    Oxford University Hospitals NHS Trust, John Radcliffe Hospital, Oxford, UK
    BMJ Open 4:e004640. 2014
    ..To investigate the prehospital presentation of paediatric leukaemia and identify the disease and non-disease related factors which facilitate or impede diagnosis...
  6. pmc Evaluating genomic tests from bench to bedside: a practical framework
    Jennifer S Lin
    Center for Health Research, Kaiser Permanente Northwest, 3800 N, Interstate Ave, Portland, OR 97227, USA
    BMC Med Inform Decis Mak 12:117. 2012
    ....
  7. pmc How well do clinical prediction rules perform in identifying serious infections in acutely ill children across an international network of ambulatory care datasets?
    Jan Y Verbakel
    Department of General Practice, KU Leuven, Kapucijnenvoer 33 Blok J, 3000 Leuven, Belgium
    BMC Med 11:10. 2013
    ..We aimed to examine the diagnostic accuracy of these rules in multiple ambulatory care populations in Europe...
  8. pmc Primary care clinicians' attitudes towards point-of-care blood testing: a systematic review of qualitative studies
    Caroline H D Jones
    Department of Primary Care Health Sciences, University of Oxford, UK
    BMC Fam Pract 14:117. 2013
    ..We aimed to systematically review qualitative studies of primary care clinicians' attitudes to point-of-care blood tests...
  9. doi request reprint Screening for hypertension in children and adolescents to prevent cardiovascular disease
    Matthew Thompson
    Oregon Evidence Based Practice Center, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, Oregon, USA
    Pediatrics 131:490-525. 2013
    ..This systematic review was conducted for the US Preventive Services Task Force recommendation on the effectiveness of screening asymptomatic children and adolescents for hypertension in order to prevent cardiovascular disease...
  10. doi request reprint Corticosteroids for the common cold
    Gail Hayward
    Department of Primary Care Health Sciences, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev . 2012
    ..Current symptomatic treatments have limited benefit. Corticosteroids are an effective treatment in other upper respiratory tract infections and their anti-inflammatory effects may also be beneficial in the common cold...
  11. doi request reprint Corticosteroids for the common cold
    Gail Hayward
    Nuffield Department of Primary Care Health Sciences, University of Oxford, New Radcliffe House, Radcliffe Observatory Quarter, Oxford, Oxfordshire, UK, OX2 6GG
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 10:CD008116. 2015
    ..Corticosteroids are an effective treatment in other upper respiratory tract infections and their anti-inflammatory effects may also be beneficial in the common cold. This updated review has included one additional study...
  12. doi request reprint Corticosteroids as standalone or add-on treatment for sore throat
    Gail Hayward
    Department of Primary Care Health Sciences, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 10:CD008268. 2012
    ..Corticosteroids may improve symptoms of sore throat by reducing inflammation of the upper respiratory tract...
  13. pmc Neuraminidase inhibitors for influenza: a systematic review and meta-analysis of regulatory and mortality data
    Carl J Heneghan
    Centre for Evidence Based Medicine, Nuffield Department of Primary Care Health Sciences, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK
    Health Technol Assess 20:1-242. 2016
    ..Neuraminidase inhibitors (NIs) are stockpiled and recommended by public health agencies for treating and preventing seasonal and pandemic influenza. They are used clinically worldwide...
  14. doi request reprint Symptomatic treatment of the cough in whooping cough
    Kay Wang
    Nuffield Department of Primary Care Health Sciences, University of Oxford, Radcliffe Observatory Quarter, Woodstock Road, Oxford, Oxon, UK, OX2 6GG
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 9:CD003257. 2014
    ..Cough treatments proposed include corticosteroids, beta2-adrenergic agonists, pertussis-specific immunoglobulin, antihistamines and possibly leukotriene receptor antagonists (LTRAs)...
  15. pmc Point-of-care testing in UK primary care: a survey to establish clinical needs
    Philip J Turner
    Nuffield Department of Primary Care Health Sciences, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK and
    Fam Pract 33:388-94. 2016
    ..A number of point-of-care diagnostic tests are commercially available in the UK, however, not much is known regarding GPs' desire for these tests or the clinical areas of interest...
  16. pmc Effectiveness, safety and costs of orphan drugs: an evidence-based review
    Igho J Onakpoya
    Nuffield Department of Primary Care Health Sciences, University of Oxford, Centre for Evidence Based Medicine, Oxford, UK
    BMJ Open 5:e007199. 2015
    ....
  17. pmc Missed opportunities for diagnosis: lessons learned from diagnostic errors in primary care
    Clare R Goyder
    Nuffield Department of Primary Care Health Sciences, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK
    Br J Gen Pract 65:e838-44. 2015
    ..However, despite the important consequences associated with diagnostic errors and their estimated high prevalence, teaching and research on diagnostic error is a neglected area...
  18. pmc When and how do GPs record vital signs in children with acute infections? A cross-sectional study
    Claire Blacklock
    Department of Primary Care Health Sciences, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK
    Br J Gen Pract 62:e679-86. 2012
    ..This appears to differ from usual clinical practice where GPs report measuring vital signs infrequently...