state medicine

Summary

Summary: A system of medical care regulated, controlled and financed by the government, in which the government assumes responsibility for the health needs of the population.

Top Publications

  1. ncbi The measurement of satisfaction with healthcare: implications for practice from a systematic review of the literature
    R Crow
    European Institute of Health and Medical Sciences, University of Surrey, Guildford, UK
    Health Technol Assess 6:1-244. 2002
  2. pmc Diffusion of innovations in service organizations: systematic review and recommendations
    Trisha Greenhalgh
    University College London, Room 403, Holborn Union Building, Highgate Hill, London N19 5LW, UK
    Milbank Q 82:581-629. 2004
  3. ncbi Effects of pay for performance on the quality of primary care in England
    Stephen M Campbell
    National Primary Care Research and Development Centre, University of Manchester, Manchester, United Kingdom
    N Engl J Med 361:368-78. 2009
  4. pmc Implementation and adoption of nationwide electronic health records in secondary care in England: final qualitative results from prospective national evaluation in "early adopter" hospitals
    Aziz Sheikh
    Ehealth Research Group, Centre for Population Health Sciences, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh EH8 9DX, UK
    BMJ 343:d6054. 2011
  5. ncbi Pay-for-performance programs in family practices in the United Kingdom
    Tim Doran
    National Primary Care Research and Development Centre, University of Manchester, Manchester, United Kingdom
    N Engl J Med 355:375-84. 2006
  6. ncbi Major elective joint replacement surgery: socioeconomic variations in surgical risk, postoperative morbidity and length of stay
    Jennifer Hollowell
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, London, UK
    J Eval Clin Pract 16:529-38. 2010
  7. ncbi The evidence for and against 'PhysioDirect' telephone assessment and advice services
    Nadine E Foster
    Arthritis Research UK Primary Care Centre, Primary Care Sciences, Keele University, Keele ST5 5BG, UK
    Physiotherapy 97:78-82. 2011
  8. pmc Use of administrative data or clinical databases as predictors of risk of death in hospital: comparison of models
    Paul Aylin
    Dr Foster Unit, Imperial College London, London EC1A 9LA
    BMJ 334:1044. 2007
  9. pmc 'PhysioDirect' telephone assessment and advice services for physiotherapy: protocol for a pragmatic randomised controlled trial
    Chris Salisbury
    Academic Unit of Primary Health Care, Department of Community Based Medicine, University of Bristol, Bristol BS8 2AA, UK
    BMC Health Serv Res 9:136. 2009
  10. pmc Implementation and adoption of nationwide electronic health records in secondary care in England: qualitative analysis of interim results from a prospective national evaluation
    Ann Robertson
    Ehealth Research Group, Centre for Population Health Sciences, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh EH8 9AG
    BMJ 341:c4564. 2010

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  1. ncbi The measurement of satisfaction with healthcare: implications for practice from a systematic review of the literature
    R Crow
    European Institute of Health and Medical Sciences, University of Surrey, Guildford, UK
    Health Technol Assess 6:1-244. 2002
  2. pmc Diffusion of innovations in service organizations: systematic review and recommendations
    Trisha Greenhalgh
    University College London, Room 403, Holborn Union Building, Highgate Hill, London N19 5LW, UK
    Milbank Q 82:581-629. 2004
    ..Both the model and the method should be tested more widely in a range of contexts...
  3. ncbi Effects of pay for performance on the quality of primary care in England
    Stephen M Campbell
    National Primary Care Research and Development Centre, University of Manchester, Manchester, United Kingdom
    N Engl J Med 361:368-78. 2009
    ..A pay-for-performance scheme based on meeting targets for the quality of clinical care was introduced to family practice in England in 2004...
  4. pmc Implementation and adoption of nationwide electronic health records in secondary care in England: final qualitative results from prospective national evaluation in "early adopter" hospitals
    Aziz Sheikh
    Ehealth Research Group, Centre for Population Health Sciences, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh EH8 9DX, UK
    BMJ 343:d6054. 2011
    ..To evaluate the implementation and adoption of the NHS detailed care records service in "early adopter" hospitals in England...
  5. ncbi Pay-for-performance programs in family practices in the United Kingdom
    Tim Doran
    National Primary Care Research and Development Centre, University of Manchester, Manchester, United Kingdom
    N Engl J Med 355:375-84. 2006
    ..This contract increases existing income according to performance with respect to 146 quality indicators covering clinical care for 10 chronic diseases, organization of care, and patient experience...
  6. ncbi Major elective joint replacement surgery: socioeconomic variations in surgical risk, postoperative morbidity and length of stay
    Jennifer Hollowell
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, London, UK
    J Eval Clin Pract 16:529-38. 2010
    ..Our aim was to examine associations between deprivation and aspects of the inpatient episode for patients undergoing these procedures...
  7. ncbi The evidence for and against 'PhysioDirect' telephone assessment and advice services
    Nadine E Foster
    Arthritis Research UK Primary Care Centre, Primary Care Sciences, Keele University, Keele ST5 5BG, UK
    Physiotherapy 97:78-82. 2011
    ..By providing a summary of the arguments for, and key concerns about, PhysioDirect, this article stresses the need for more definitive evidence from high-quality randomised controlled trials before widespread roll-out across the NHS...
  8. pmc Use of administrative data or clinical databases as predictors of risk of death in hospital: comparison of models
    Paul Aylin
    Dr Foster Unit, Imperial College London, London EC1A 9LA
    BMJ 334:1044. 2007
    ....
  9. pmc 'PhysioDirect' telephone assessment and advice services for physiotherapy: protocol for a pragmatic randomised controlled trial
    Chris Salisbury
    Academic Unit of Primary Health Care, Department of Community Based Medicine, University of Bristol, Bristol BS8 2AA, UK
    BMC Health Serv Res 9:136. 2009
    ..They are invited for face-to-face treatment only when necessary. Although several such services have been developed, there is no robust evidence regarding clinical and cost-effectiveness, nor the acceptability of PhysioDirect...
  10. pmc Implementation and adoption of nationwide electronic health records in secondary care in England: qualitative analysis of interim results from a prospective national evaluation
    Ann Robertson
    Ehealth Research Group, Centre for Population Health Sciences, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh EH8 9AG
    BMJ 341:c4564. 2010
    ..To describe and evaluate the implementation and adoption of detailed electronic health records in secondary care in England and thereby provide early feedback for the ongoing local and national rollout of the NHS Care Records Service...
  11. pmc Value for money and the Quality and Outcomes Framework in primary care in the UK NHS
    Simon Walker
    Centre for Health Economics, University of York, Heslington, York, UK
    Br J Gen Pract 60:e213-20. 2010
    ..Despite its achievements, there are concerns that the QOF may offer poor value for money...
  12. pmc Prescribing errors in hospital inpatients: their incidence and clinical significance
    B Dean
    Department of Practice and Policy, The School of Pharmacy, University of London, London WC1N 1AX, UK
    Qual Saf Health Care 11:340-4. 2002
    ..This pilot study sought to investigate their incidence in one UK hospital...
  13. pmc How effective are expert patient (lay led) education programmes for chronic disease?
    Chris Griffiths
    Centre for Health Sciences, Barts and The London, Queen Mary s School of Medicine and Dentistry, London E1 2AT
    BMJ 334:1254-6. 2007
  14. ncbi Consumer involvement in health research: a review and research agenda
    Jonathan Boote
    School of Health and Related Research, University of Sheffield, Regent Court, 30 Regent Street, Sheffield, S1 4DA, UK
    Health Policy 61:213-36. 2002
    ..why does consumer involvement influence health research? (3) how can the influence of consumers in health research be measured and evaluated? and (4) what factors are associated with 'successful' consumer involvement in health research?..
  15. ncbi Improving access to smoking cessation services for disadvantaged groups: a systematic review
    Rachael L Murray
    Division of Epidemiology and Public Health, UK Centre for Tobacco Control Studies, University of Nottingham, Clinical Sciences Building, Nottingham City Hospital, Nottingham, UK
    J Public Health (Oxf) 31:258-77. 2009
    ..Smoking is a main contributor to health inequalities. Identifying strategies to find and support smokers from disadvantaged groups is, therefore, of key importance...
  16. ncbi The continuum of patient satisfaction--from satisfied to very satisfied
    Karen Collins
    School for Health and Related Research ScHARR, University of Sheffield, Regent Court, 30 Regent Street, Sheffield S1 4DA, UK
    Soc Sci Med 57:2465-70. 2003
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  17. pmc PRIME--PRocess modelling in ImpleMEntation research: selecting a theoretical basis for interventions to change clinical practice
    Anne E Walker
    Health Services Research Unit, University of Aberdeen, Aberdeen, UK
    BMC Health Serv Res 3:22. 2003
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  18. pmc Impact of case management (Evercare) on frail elderly patients: controlled before and after analysis of quantitative outcome data
    Hugh Gravelle
    National Primary Care Research and Development Centre, Centre for Health Economics, University of York, York YO10 5DD
    BMJ 334:31. 2007
    ..To determine the impact on outcomes in patients of the Evercare approach to case management of elderly people...
  19. ncbi Using performance indicators to improve health care quality in the public sector: a review of the literature
    Tim Freeman
    Health Services Management Centre, University of Birmingham, UK
    Health Serv Manage Res 15:126-37. 2002
    ..Factors that help in the derivation, implementation and use of indicator systems include clear objectives, involvement of stakeholders in development, and use of 'soft' data to aid interpretation...
  20. ncbi A mixed-methods analysis of patient reviews of hospital care in England: implications for public reporting of health care quality data in the United States
    Tara Lagu
    Center for Quality of Care Research, Baystate Medical Center, Springfield, MA, USA
    Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf 39:7-15. 2013
    ..In contrast, the National Health Service (NHS) in England encourages patients to provide feedback to hospitals on their quality-reporting website, NHS Choices. The scope and content of the narrative feedback was studied...
  21. pmc Achieving continuity of care: facilitators and barriers in community mental health teams
    Ruth Belling
    Institute of Strategic Leadership and Service Improvement, Faculty of Health and Social Care, London South Bank University, 103 Borough Rd, London SE10AA, UK
    Implement Sci 6:23. 2011
    ..The aim of this study was to identify and explore facilitators and barriers perceived to influence continuity of care by health and social care professionals working in and closely associated with CMHTs...
  22. ncbi Reconfiguring the emergency and urgent care workforce: mixed methods study of skills and the everyday work of non-clinical call-handlers in the NHS
    Joanne Turnbull
    Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Southampton
    J Health Serv Res Policy 17:233-40. 2012
    ..To examine the skills and expertise required and used by non-clinical call-handlers doing telephone triage and assessment, supported by a computer decision support system (CDSS) in urgent and emergency care services...
  23. pmc A person based formula for allocating commissioning funds to general practices in England: development of a statistical model
    Jennifer Dixon
    The Nuffield Trust, London W1G 7LP, UK
    BMJ 343:d6608. 2011
    ..To develop a formula for allocating resources for commissioning hospital care to all general practices in England based on the health needs of the people registered in each practice..
  24. ncbi Defining quality of care
    S M Campbell
    National Primary Care Research and Development Centre, The University of Manchester, UK
    Soc Sci Med 51:1611-25. 2000
    ..Using a conceptual framework to describe the totality of quality of care shows which aspects of care any set of quality indicators actually includes and measures and, and which are not included...
  25. ncbi Ethics, governance and consent in the UK: implications for research into the longer-term outcomes of congenital heart defects
    Rachel L Knowles
    MRC Centre of Epidemiology for Child Health, UCL Institute of Child Health, London, UK
    Arch Dis Child 96:14-20. 2011
    ..To explore the effect of research ethics, governance and consent requirements and recent reforms on UK-wide follow-up of children with congenital heart defects (CHD)...
  26. ncbi Relapse prevention in UK Stop Smoking Services: current practice, systematic reviews of effectiveness and cost-effectiveness analysis
    T Coleman
    University of Nottingham, Division of Primary Care, Nottingham, UK
    Health Technol Assess 14:1-152, iii-iv. 2010
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  27. pmc Establishing neonatal networks: the reality
    Neil Marlow
    Department of Child Health, Queen s Medical Centre, Nottingham, UK
    Arch Dis Child Fetal Neonatal Ed 92:F137-42. 2007
    ..The development of some form of national coordination of network activities and greater sharing of good practice would enhance the value of the managed clinical neonatal networks...
  28. pmc Case-mix & patients' reports of outcome in Independent Sector Treatment Centres: Comparison with NHS providers
    John Browne
    Health Services Research Unit, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, UK
    BMC Health Serv Res 8:78. 2008
    ..Our aim was to compare the case-mix and patients' reported outcomes of surgery in ISTCs and in NHS providers...
  29. ncbi Lessons from the NHS National Programme for IT
    Enrico W Coiera
    Med J Aust 186:3-4. 2007
  30. ncbi Effectiveness and efficiency of guideline dissemination and implementation strategies
    J M Grimshaw
    Health Services Research Unit, University of Aberdeen, UK
    Health Technol Assess 8:iii-iv, 1-72. 2004
    ..To estimate the resource implications of these strategies. To develop a framework for deciding when it is efficient to develop and introduce clinical guidelines...
  31. pmc Challenges to implementing the national programme for information technology (NPfIT): a qualitative study
    Jane Hendy
    Department of Public Health and Policy, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London WC1E 7HT
    BMJ 331:331-6. 2005
    ..To describe the context for implementing the national programme for information technology (NPfIT) in England, actual and perceived barriers, and opportunities to facilitate implementation...
  32. ncbi Nurses' views of using computerized decision support software in NHS Direct
    Alicia O'Cathain
    MRC Fellow, Medical Care Research Unit, University of Sheffield, Sheffield, UK
    J Adv Nurs 45:280-6. 2004
    ..Nurses working in NHS Direct, the 24-hour telephone advice line in England, use computerized decision support software to recommend to callers the most appropriate service to contact, or to advise on self-care...
  33. ncbi On the societal value of health care: what do we know about the person trade-off technique?
    C Green
    MEDTAP International, 20 Bloomsbury Square, London, UK
    Health Econ 10:233-43. 2001
    ..Given this position, the review finds support for the potential of the PTO in the assessment of the societal value of health care, and it supports further empirical inquiry on the PTO...
  34. ncbi Assessing organisational culture for quality and safety improvement: a national survey of tools and tool use
    R Mannion
    Centre for Health and Public Services Management, University of York, York, UK
    Qual Saf Health Care 18:153-6. 2009
    ..The present study was undertaken to determine the culture assessment tools being used in the English NHS and assess their fitness for purpose...
  35. ncbi Cost-utility analysis of osteopathy in primary care: results from a pragmatic randomized controlled trial
    Nefyn H Williams
    Department of General Practice, University of Wales College of Medicine, Cardiff University, Wescram, UK
    Fam Pract 21:643-50. 2004
    ..Management guidelines have encouraged primary care referral for spinal manipulation, but the evidence base is weak. More economic evaluations alongside pragmatic trials have been recommended...
  36. pmc NHS Direct versus general practice based triage for same day appointments in primary care: cluster randomised controlled trial
    David A Richards
    Department of Health Sciences, University of York, Heslington, York YO10 5DD
    BMJ 329:774. 2004
    ..To assess the relative effects on consultation workload and costs of off-site triage by NHS Direct for patients requesting same day appointments compared with usual on-site nurse telephone triage in general practice...
  37. ncbi Interagency and interprofessional collaboration in community care: the interdependence of structures and values
    Pauley Johnson
    Nuffield Institute for Health, University of Leeds, 71 75 Clarendon Road, Leeds LS2 9PL, UK
    J Interprof Care 17:69-83. 2003
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  38. ncbi Does NICE have a cost-effectiveness threshold and what other factors influence its decisions? A binary choice analysis
    Nancy Devlin
    City Health Economics Centre, Department of Economics, City University, UK
    Health Econ 13:437-52. 2004
    ..The results suggest a threshold somewhat higher than NICEs stated 'range of acceptable cost effectiveness' of pound 20,000-30,000 British pounds per QALY--although the exact meaning of a 'range' in this context remains unclear...
  39. pmc Medicine, management, and modernisation: a "danse macabre"?
    Pieter Degeling
    Centre for Clinical Management Development, Wolfson Research Institute, University of Durham, Queen s Campus, Stockton on Tees TS17 6BH
    BMJ 326:649-52. 2003
  40. pmc Why national eHealth programs need dead philosophers: Wittgensteinian reflections on policymakers' reluctance to learn from history
    Trisha Greenhalgh
    Queen Mary University of London, UK
    Milbank Q 89:533-63. 2011
    ..Although case study evaluations were published, policymakers appeared to overlook many of their recommendations and persisted with some of the NPfIT's most criticized components and implementation methods...
  41. ncbi Theorising big IT programmes in healthcare: strong structuration theory meets actor-network theory
    Trisha Greenhalgh
    University College London, London N19 5LW, United Kingdom
    Soc Sci Med 70:1285-94. 2010
    ..Structurally relevant properties inscribed and embedded in technological artefacts constrain and enable human agency. The fortunes of healthcare IT programmes might be studied in terms of the interplay between these factors...
  42. ncbi Cost-utility analysis of physiotherapy treatment compared with physiotherapy advice in low back pain
    Oliver Rivero-Arias
    Health Economics Research Centre, Department of Public Health, University of Oxford, Oxford, United Kingdom
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 31:1381-7. 2006
    ..Economic evaluation alongside a pragmatic multicenter randomized controlled trial from the National Health Service (NHS) and societal perspective...
  43. ncbi The impact of leadership and quality climate on hospital performance
    Helen Shipton
    Aston Business School, Aston University, Aston Triangle, Birmingham B4 7ET, UK
    Int J Qual Health Care 20:439-45. 2008
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  44. ncbi Realist review--a new method of systematic review designed for complex policy interventions
    Ray Pawson
    Department of Sociology and Social Policy, University of Leeds, Leeds, UK
    J Health Serv Res Policy 10:21-34. 2005
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  45. ncbi Public preferences for the allocation of donor liver grafts for transplantation
    J Ratcliffe
    Health Economics Research Group, Brunel University, Uxbridge, UK
    Health Econ 9:137-48. 2000
    ..Using social CA it was possible to establish the relative weight attached to each characteristic in determining individual's allocation decisions...
  46. pmc Getting more for their dollar: a comparison of the NHS with California's Kaiser Permanente
    Richard G A Feachem
    Institute for Global Health, University of California, San Francisco, 94105, USA
    BMJ 324:135-41. 2002
    ..To compare the costs and performance of the NHS with those of an integrated system for financing and delivery health services (Kaiser Permanente) in California...
  47. pmc Review of NICE's recommendations, 1999-2005
    James Raftery
    Wessex Institute of Health Research and Development, University of Southampton, Southampton SO16 7PX
    BMJ 332:1266-8. 2006
  48. ncbi Use of a time series design to test effectiveness of a theory-based intervention targeting adherence of health professionals to a clinical guideline
    Andria Hanbury
    Faculty of Health, Civic Quarter, School of Psychology, Leeds Metropolitan University, Leeds, UK
    Br J Health Psychol 14:505-18. 2009
    ..The aim of this study was to test the effectiveness of a theory of planned behaviour intervention to increase adherence of community mental health professionals to a national suicide prevention guideline...
  49. pmc Measuring NHS performance 1990-2009 using amenable mortality: interpret with care
    Monica Desai
    European Centre on Health of Societies in Transition, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London WC1H 9SH, UK
    J R Soc Med 104:370-9. 2011
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  50. ncbi Assessing the feasibility of proactive recruitment of smokers to an intervention in general practice for smoking cessation using computer-tailored feedback reports
    Hazel Gilbert
    Department of Primary Care and Population Sciences, Royal Free and University College Medical School, UK
    Fam Pract 24:395-400. 2007
    ..Computer-tailored self-help materials can be adapted to provide advice to less motivated smokers, and can also take into account features such as level of education and socio-economic circumstance...
  51. pmc NICE's decision on dementia drugs was "irrational," High Court is told
    Clare Dyer
    BMJ 334:1337. 2007
  52. pmc Evidence for public health policy on inequalities: 1: the reality according to policymakers
    Mark Petticrew
    MRC Social and Public Health Sciences Unit, 4 Lilybank Gardens, Glasgow G12 8RZ, UK
    J Epidemiol Community Health 58:811-6. 2004
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  53. ncbi Are the assumptions underlying patients choice realistic?: a review of the evidence
    Ian Greener
    Manchester Business School, University of Manchester, M15 6PB Manchester, UK
    Br Med Bull 83:249-58. 2007
    ..This paper presents a thematic review of the assumptions underlying patient choice in the NHS to examine who is meant to be making choices in the policy, what choices they are meant to be making and how those choices are meant to be made...
  54. pmc Defining primary care sensitive conditions: a necessity for effective primary care delivery?
    Daniel C Gibbons
    Department of Primary Care and Public Health, School of Public Health, Imperial College London, 3rd Floor, Reynolds Building, Charing Cross Campus, London W6 8RP, UK
    J R Soc Med 105:422-8. 2012
    ..Indeed, inappropriate utilization of secondary care resources is likely to represent a significant opportunity cost to healthcare providers and may be less desirable for patients...
  55. ncbi The impact of cross-border reproductive care or 'fertility tourism' on NHS maternity services
    A McKelvey
    Fetal Medicine Unit, Elizabeth Garrett Anderson Wing, University College Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, London, UK
    BJOG 116:1520-3. 2009
    ..Ninety-four women (86%) conceived with fertility treatment of whom 24 (26%) had this performed overseas. Cross-border fertility treatment poses an increasing challenge to obstetricians. National data on its occurrence is urgently needed...
  56. ncbi Identifying the impact of government targets on waiting times in the NHS
    Sofia Dimakou
    City Health Economics Centre, Economics Department, The City University, Northampton Square, London EC1V OHB, UK
    Health Care Manag Sci 12:1-10. 2009
    ..Amongst patient characteristics, whether they are NHS or private and whether they are day or inpatient cases both influence waiting times, but other characteristics such as age, sex and ethnicity do not...
  57. ncbi Network resilience in the face of health system reform
    Rod Sheaff
    University of Plymouth, Plymouth, Devon, United Kingdom
    Soc Sci Med 70:779-86. 2010
    ..The most powerful way of using network macroculture to manage the formation and operation of health networks therefore appears to be by focusing managerial activity on the ways in which networks produce their core artefacts...
  58. ncbi Do associations between staff and inpatient feedback have the potential for improving patient experience? An analysis of surveys in NHS acute trusts in England
    V S Raleigh
    The King s Fund, 11 13 Cavendish Square, London W1G 0AN, UK
    Qual Saf Health Care 18:347-54. 2009
    ..To examine whether staff feedback on quality, safety and workforce issues is reflected in patient-reported experience...
  59. pmc Missing clinical information in NHS hospital outpatient clinics: prevalence, causes and effects on patient care
    Susan J Burnett
    Centre for Patient Safety and Service Quality, Imperial College London, Department of Surgery, Division of Surgery and Cancer, Faculty of Medicine, St Mary s Campus, Norfolk Place, London, UK
    BMC Health Serv Res 11:114. 2011
    ..This is the first study to present such figures for the UK and the first to look at how clinicians respond, including the associated impact on patient care...
  60. ncbi A new mode of organizing in health care? Governmentality and managed networks in cancer services in England
    Ewan Ferlie
    Department of Management, Kings College London, 150, Stamford Street, London, England SE1 9NH, UK
    Soc Sci Med 74:340-7. 2012
    ..We suggest their governance can be fruitfully seen through a 'governmentality' lens. We consider implications for developing Foucauldian analysis of health care organizations...
  61. ncbi Delivering more with less? Making the NHS Health Check work in financially hard times: real time learning from Stoke-on-Trent
    Jagdish Kumar
    NHS Stoke on Trent, Staffordshire, UK
    Qual Prim Care 19:193-9. 2011
    ..It is important to develop cost-effective ways of delivering this programme. There are practical alternatives to strategies that advocate using existing data to pre-stratify patients and prioritise those aged between 50 and 74 years...
  62. ncbi Overlap of hospital use and social care in older people in England
    Martin Bardsley
    The Nuffield Trust, London, UK
    J Health Serv Res Policy 17:133-9. 2012
    ..To link pseudonymous health and social care use data in order to determine what proportion of older people access hospital and social care services...
  63. ncbi Home enteral nutrition NICE guidelines and nutrition support in primary care
    Omorogieva Ojo
    Home Enteral Nutrition team, Levisham Primary Care Trust
    Br J Community Nurs 15:116-8, 120. 2010
    ..The Kotter's model recognized the urgency needed and it enabled the building of coalitions that is essential in meeting the desired standard in today's NHS...
  64. ncbi Do the poor cost much more? The relationship between small area income deprivation and length of stay for elective hip replacement in the English NHS from 2001 to 2008
    Richard Cookson
    University of York, York YO10 5DD, UK
    Soc Sci Med 72:173-84. 2011
    ..We conclude that the Blair/Brown reforms did not give NHS hospitals strong new incentives to select against socio-economically deprived hip replacement patients...
  65. ncbi Do geodemographic typologies explain variations in uptake in colorectal cancer screening? An assessment using routine screening data in the south of England
    Kelechi E Nnoaham
    South Central Strategic Health Authority, Newbury, Berkshire RG14 2PZ, UK
    J Public Health (Oxf) 32:572-81. 2010
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  66. ncbi Managing to manage healthcare resources in the English NHS? What can health economics teach? What can health economics learn?
    Angela Bate
    Institute of Health and Society, Newcastle University, 21 Claremont Place, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE2 4AA, UK
    Health Policy 84:249-61. 2007
    ..To provide a 'thick description' of how decision-makers understand and manage healthcare prioritisation decisions, and to explore the potential for using economic frameworks in the context of the NHS in England...
  67. ncbi Effects of the National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence's technology appraisals on prescribing and net ingredient costs of drugs in the National Health Service in England
    Eva Susanne Dietrich
    TK Scientific Institute for Benefit and Efficiency
    Int J Technol Assess Health Care 25:262-71. 2009
    ..In addition, it is discussed whether the NICE approach could be a role model for Germany...
  68. pmc Does the two-week rule pathway improve the diagnosis of soft tissue sarcoma? A retrospective review of referral patterns and outcomes over five years in a regional sarcoma centre
    Tim D Pencavel
    Sarcoma and Melanoma Unit, Department of Academic Surgery, Royal Marsden Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, London, UK
    Ann R Coll Surg Engl 92:417-21. 2010
    ..We wished to assess the efficiency and appropriateness of patients referred under the Department of Health's general practitioner referral guidelines implemented for sarcomas in December 2000...
  69. pmc Towards a general theory of implementation
    Carl May
    Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Southampton, Building 67 Nightingale, University Road, Highfield, Southampton SO17 1BJ, UK
    Implement Sci 8:18. 2013
    ..This approach unites a number of contending perspectives in a way that makes possible a more comprehensive explanation of the implementation and embedding of new ways of thinking, enacting and organizing practice...
  70. ncbi Balloon gastrostomy tubes for long-term feeding in the community
    Omorogieva Ojo
    Department of Acute and Continuing Care, University of Greenwich, London, UK
    Br J Nurs 20:34-8. 2011
    ..This study compared the complication rates and the costs of PEG tubes and BGTs in patients on long-term enteral feeding in the community and looked at the possible use of BGTs as an alternative to PEG tubes...
  71. pmc User satisfaction with commuter walk-in centres
    JOANNE COSTER
    Medical Care Research Unit, School of Health and Related Research, University of Sheffield, Sheffield
    Br J Gen Pract 59:e390-3. 2009
    ..Centres demonstrated high levels of user satisfaction (69% 'very satisfied', 95% confidence interval = 58% to 79%) overall, but satisfaction was lower for some aspects of care such as waiting times...
  72. ncbi Local prioritisation work in health care--assessment of an implementation process
    Susanne Waldau
    Epidemiology, Department of Public Health and Clinical Medicine, University of Umea, S 901 85 Umea, Sweden
    Health Policy 81:133-45. 2007
    ..Among respondents, one could note a development: A tentative model expressing different positions towards prioritisation was developed...
  73. pmc Comparison of patients' assessments of the quality of stroke care with audit findings
    Esther Howell
    Picker Institute Europe, King s Mead House, Oxpens Road, Oxford OX1 1RX, England
    Qual Saf Health Care 16:450-5. 2007
    ..To determine the extent of correlation between stroke patients' experiences of hospital care with the quality of services assessed in a national audit...
  74. ncbi Towards a history of choice in UK health policy
    Ian Greener
    School of Applied Social Sciences, Durham University
    Sociol Health Illn 31:309-24. 2009
    ..The implications of this analysis are explored for contemporary health service reform...
  75. pmc Implementing the NHS information technology programme: qualitative study of progress in acute trusts
    Jane Hendy
    Innovation Studies Centre, Imperial College, London SW7 2AZ
    BMJ 334:1360. 2007
    ..To describe progress and perceived challenges in implementing the NHS information and technology (IT) programme in England...
  76. pmc Effect of the UK government's 2-week target on waiting times in women with breast cancer in southeast England
    D Robinson
    Thames Cancer Registry, Guy s King s and St Thomas School of Medicine, Capital House, 42 Weston Street, London SE1 3QD, UK
    Br J Cancer 89:492-6. 2003
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  77. ncbi 'Working the system'. Achieving change through partnership working: an evaluation of cancer partnership groups
    Alison Richardson
    Chair of Cancer and Palliative Nursing Care, Florence Nightingale School of Nursing and Midwifery, King s College London, London, UK
    Health Expect 8:210-20. 2005
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  78. ncbi Supporting care homes: the older people's specialist nurse
    Nicky Hayes
    King s College Hospital NHS Trust and Care Homes Support Team, Southwark Primary Care Trust, London
    Br J Nurs 13:1250-7. 2004
    ..The emergent role of the older people's specialist nurse as key to managing the interface between the nursing homes and primary care is highlighted as a key benefit of this unique role...
  79. pmc The medical profession, the public, and the government
    Chris Ham
    Strategy Unit, Department of Health, London SW1A 2NS
    BMJ 324:838-42. 2002
  80. pmc What's the evidence that NICE guidance has been implemented? Results from a national evaluation using time series analysis, audit of patients' notes, and interviews
    Trevor A Sheldon
    Department of Health Sciences, University of York, York YO10 5DD
    BMJ 329:999. 2004
    ..To assess the extent and pattern of implementation of guidance issued by the National Institute for Clinical Excellence (NICE)...
  81. ncbi The impact of the Bristol Royal Infirmary disaster and inquiry on public services in the UK
    Andy Alaszewski
    Centre for Health Services Studies, George Allen Wing, University of Kent at Canterbury, Kent, UK
    J Interprof Care 16:371-8. 2002
    ....
  82. pmc A qualitative study of the cultural changes in primary care organisations needed to implement clinical governance
    Martin Marshall
    National Primary Care Research and Development Centre, University of Manchester
    Br J Gen Pract 52:641-5. 2002
    ..Little is currently known about the nature or importance of culture and cultural change in primary care groups and trusts (PCG/Ts) or their constituent general practices...
  83. pmc Effect of NHS walk-in centre on local primary healthcare services: before and after observational study
    Ronald T Hsu
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University of Leicester, Leicester LE1 6TP
    BMJ 326:530. 2003
    ..To assess the effect of an NHS walk-in centre on local primary and emergency healthcare services...
  84. ncbi Inequalities in caesarean section: influence of the type of maternity care and social class in an area with a national health system
    J Salvador
    Servei de Sistemes d Informaci├│ Sanitaria, Agencia de Salud P├║blica de Barcelona, Avda Princep d Asturies 63, Barcelona, Spain
    J Epidemiol Community Health 63:259-61. 2009
    ..To analyse the impact of social class inequalities and type of maternity unit in the use of caesarean sections (CSs) among residents in an urban area of Southern Europe...
  85. pmc New GP contract: modernisation or miscalculation?
    Zosia Kmietowicz
    BMJ 333:1192. 2006
  86. pmc Questionnaire survey of users of NHS walk-in centres: observational study
    Chris Salisbury
    Division of Primary Health Care, University of Bristol
    Br J Gen Pract 52:554-60. 2002
    ..NHS walk-in centres have recently been established throughout England to improve access to primary health care...
  87. ncbi Research and development at the health and social care interface in primary care: a scoping exercise in one National Health Service region
    Jo Cooke
    Institute of General Practice and Primary Care, University of Sheffield, Community Sciences Centre, Northern General Hospital, Sheffield, UK
    Health Soc Care Community 10:435-44. 2002
    ..In turn, experience in promoting user involvement in social services could add value to research expertise at the primary care-social care interface...
  88. pmc Implementation of universal newborn bloodspot screening for sickle cell disease and other clinically significant haemoglobinopathies in England: screening results for 2005-7
    A Streetly
    NHS Sickle Cell and Thalassaemia Screening Programme, King s College London School of Medicine, Division of Health and Social Care Research, London, UK
    J Clin Pathol 62:26-30. 2009
    ..Potentially it also offers important lessons for Africa where the World Health Organization is supporting the introduction of newborn screening...
  89. ncbi NHS Direct: review of activity data for the first year of operation at one site
    F Payne
    Department of General Practice and Primary Care, Guy s, King s and St Thomas School of Medicine, London
    J Public Health Med 23:155-8. 2001
    ..NHS Direct was set up in 1998 and now covers all of England. One site in South East London, which went live in April 1999, has been studied to gain an insight into how NHS Direct is used and by whom...
  90. ncbi Over-regulation of clinical research: a threat to public health
    Charles Warlow
    Department of Clinical Neurosciences, Western General Hospital, Edinburgh
    Clin Med 5:33-8. 2005
    ..Patients have far more to lose than clinical researchers who, if clinically qualified, can more easily pursue a fulfilling career as clinicians rather than researchers...
  91. pmc Consent in emergency research
    T J Coats
    Emerg Med J 23:489-90. 2006
  92. pmc Cross sectional study of performance indicators for English Primary Care Trusts: testing construct validity and identifying explanatory variables
    Celia Brown
    Department of Public Health and Epidemiology, The University of Birmingham, Edgbaston, Birmingham B15 2TT
    BMC Health Serv Res 6:81. 2006
    ..Secondly, we wanted to find out whether broad (global) indicators correlated with any particular features of Primary Care Trusts, such as expenditure per capita...
  93. ncbi Descriptive study comparing routine hospital administrative data with the Vascular Society of Great Britain and Ireland's National Vascular Database
    P Aylin
    Department of Primary Care and Social Medicine, Dr Foster Unit at Imperial College London, London, UK
    Eur J Vasc Endovasc Surg 33:461-5; discussion 466. 2007
    ..To compare patient volume and outcomes in vascular surgery between an administrative data set (Hospital Episode Statistics) and a clinical database (National Vascular Database)...
  94. pmc Social class and elective caesareans in the NHS: analysis is not really about social class
    Alison J MacFarlane
    BMJ 329:291; author reply 291. 2004
  95. pmc Social class and elective caesareans in the English NHS
    Katherine Barley
    Dr Foster Unit, Imperial College
    BMJ 328:1399. 2004
  96. pmc Assessing the impact of smoking cessation services on reducing health inequalities in England: observational study
    Linda Bauld
    Social and Policy Sciences, University of Bath, UK
    Tob Control 16:400-4. 2007
    ..This paper assesses the extent to which services have made a contribution to reducing inequalities in smoking between 2003-4 and 2005-6...
  97. pmc Exploring the effect of changes to service provision on the use of unscheduled care in England: population surveys
    Alicia O'Cathain
    Medical Care Research Unit, School of Health and Related Research, University of Sheffield, Regent Court, Sheffield, UK
    BMC Health Serv Res 7:61. 2007
    ..This study used population surveys to explore the effect of these new services on the use of traditional providers of unscheduled care, and to improve understanding of help seeking behaviour within the system of unscheduled care...
  98. ncbi Randomized trial of two physiotherapy interventions for primary care back and neck pain patients: cost effectiveness analysis
    A Manca
    Centre for Health Economics, Alcuin A Block, University of York, York YO10 5DD, UK
    Rheumatology (Oxford) 46:1495-501. 2007
    ....
  99. ncbi Effectiveness of a nurse-led alcohol liaison service in a secondary care medical unit
    S D Ryder
    Department of Gastroenterology, Queens Medical Centre Campus, Nottingham University Hospitals NHS Trust
    Clin Med 10:435-40. 2010
    ..It is believed that this model of care is an effective means of intervening in people with alcohol-related problems...
  100. pmc The delivery of stop smoking support to people with mental health conditions: a survey of NHS stop smoking services
    Lisa McNally
    Public Health Department, Surrey NHS Primary Care Trust, Cedar Court, Leatherhead, Surrey KT22 9AE, UK
    BMC Health Serv Res 10:179. 2010
    ..The present study aimed to examine this issue through surveys with NHS Stop Smoking Service staff in London...
  101. ncbi The NHS Care Record Service (NHS CRS): recommendations from the literature on successful implementation and adoption
    Kathrin Cresswell
    Centre for Population Health Sciences, The University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh EH8 9DX, Scotland, UK
    Inform Prim Care 17:153-60. 2009
    ..Building on a recent systematic review of the eHealth literature, we critically reflect on factors that can facilitate the implementation of the NHS CRS and suggest recommendations for a way forward to facilitate implementation efforts...

Research Grants12

  1. University of Montreal Cardiac Surgery Clinical Investigation Group
    LOUIS PAUL PERRAULT; Fiscal Year: 2013
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  2. Economic Evaluation of Addiction Services
    JENNIFER RUGER; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  3. HEALTH PLAN RESPONSES TO MEDICARE HMO PREMIUM PAYMENTS
    RANDALL ELLIS; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..Results will also be useful to policy makers in understanding how recent Medicare reforms have altered HMO premiums, competition, benefit features and the resulting Medicare enrollments. ..
  4. Risks for Opioid Use and Abuse in Contrasting Chronic Pain Populations
    Mark Sullivan; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ....
  5. Risk Indices for Disability among Hospitalized Older Persons
    Seth Landefeld; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  6. Fluoride Varnish to Prevent Caries in Toddlers - An Expanded Immunization Program
    Peter Milgrom; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..Keywords: fluoride varnish, dental caries, oral health, early prevention, multi-center, toddlers. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  7. Psychosocial outcome after chemical incidents
    Lisa Page; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..g., presence of an odour and media coverage) and other social factors. Multi level modeling will be used to assess the relative importance of these diverse factors. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  8. DEMOGRAPHIC STUDY OF ALTERNATIVE HOUSEHOLD STRUCTURES
    LOWELL TAYLOR; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ....
  9. Biotech & Materials Research to Reduce Caries Disparity
    Peter Milgrom; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..The conference will be co-sponsored by the Northwest/Alaska Center to Reduce Oral Health Disparities, the University of Washington UWeb Bioengineering Center, and the Salivary Diagnostics Project. ..
  10. Outcomes in congenital toxoplasmic retinochoroiditis
    Ruth Gilbert; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..abstract_text> ..
  11. Social Psychological Pathways in Health and Cognition
    Jason Schnittker; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..abstract_text> ..
  12. ESTIMATING EFFICACY OF A MEDICAL INTERVENTION
    James Trussell; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ....