Neubeck, L., Orchard, J., Lowres, N. & Freedman, B. (in press). To screen or not to screen? Examining the arguments against screening for atrial fibrillation. Heart, Lung and Circulation. ISSN 1443-9506
Atrial fibrillation (AF) is the most common cardiac arrhythmia, with a lifetime risk of 1 in 4 of developing AF over the age of 40 years. Around 40% of patients are asymptomat...
Orchard, J., Lowres, N., Freedman, S. B., Li, J. & Neubeck, L. (2016). Feasibility of screening for atrial fibrillation in primary care: Just a heartbeat away?. European Journal of Preventive Cardiology. 23(16), 1783-1784. doi:10.1177/2047487316663547. ISSN 2047-4873
Feasibility of screening for atrial fibrillation in primary care: Just a heartbeat away?
Freedman, S. B., Martinez, C., Lowres, N. & Neubeck, L. (2015). “Off the pulse” about incidental atrial fibrillation. Lancet. 386(10001), 1339-1340. doi:10.1016/s0140-6736(15)00333-5. ISSN 0140-6736
In their Comment, Brian Potter and Jaques LeLorier (July 11, p 113)1 criticised the authors of the Framingham Heart Study2 on trends in atrial fibrillation for concluding that...
Burdett Trust for Nursing
This nurse-led project will be an interdisciplinary collaboration between leading researchers working in Edinburgh Napier University, in the University of Sydney, and Flinders University, Adelaide Aus...
Neubeck, L., Orchard, J. & Freedman, S. B. (2013). Fog on the crystal ball? Missing atrial fibrillation in forecasting the future of stroke. Stroke. 44(10), e136-e136. doi:10.1161/strokeaha.113.002495. ISSN 0039-2499
The policy statement by the American Heart Association and American Stroke Association1 on the future of stroke highlights not only the increasing costs of stroke but also, im...
Redfern, J., Clark, A., Neubeck, L. & Briffa, T. (2012). RAMIT: Making sense of its findings and flaws. Heart. 98(8), 637-644. ISSN 1355-6037
Briffa, T. G., Neubeck, L., Clark, A. M., Freedman, S. B. & Redfern, J. (2012). Changing the lexicon of 'Cardiac Rehabilitation': a progressive step. European Journal of Preventive Cardiology. 19(2), 167-168. doi:10.1177/1741826710395438. ISSN 2047-4873
Neubeck, L., Redfern, J. & Freedman, S. B. (2011). Letter by Neubeck et al Regarding Article, "Impact of Cardiac Rehabilitation on Mortality and Cardiovascular Events After Percutaneous Coronary Intervention in the Community". Circulation. 124(22), e572-e572. doi:10.1161/circulationaha.111.046961. ISSN 0009-7322
Neubeck, L., Freedman, S. B., Clark, A. M., Briffa, T., Bauman, A. & Redfern, J. (2010). Barriers to participating in cardiac rehabilitation: a systematic review and meta-synthesis of qualitative data.
Redfern, J., Maiorana, A., Neubeck, L., Clark, A. M. & Briffa, T. (2010). Achieving coordinated secondary prevention of coronary heart disease for all in need (SPAN).
Van Goor, A., Keightley, H., Neubeck, L., Mead, A., Baker, C. & Fox, K. (2005). Primary PCI versus thrombolysed MI - impact of reduced hospital stay on cardiac prevention and rehabilitation outcomes.
Poffley, A., Thomas, E., Grace, S. L., Neubeck, L., Gallagher, R., Niebauer, J. & O’Neil, A. (2017). A systematic review of cardiac rehabilitation registries. European Journal of Preventive Cardiology. doi:10.1177/2047487317724576. ISSN 2047-4873
Introduction: Despite cardiac rehabilitation (CR) being recommended in clinical practice guidelines internationally these services are under-utilised, programs are not standar...
Neubeck, L., Cartledge, S., Dawkes, S. & Gallagher, R. (2017). Is there an app for that? Mobile phones and secondary prevention of cardiovascular disease. Current Opinion in Cardiology. 32(5), 567-571. doi:10.1097/hco.0000000000000428. ISSN 0268-4705
Purpose of review
Advances in technology coupled with increased penetration of mobile phones and smart devices are rapidly changing healthcare delivery. Mobile phone applicati...
Freedman, B., Camm, J., Calkins, H., Healey, J. S., Rosenqvist, M., Wang, J., …Yan, B. P. (2017). Screening for atrial fibrillation: a report of the AF-screen international collaboration. Circulation. 135(19), 1851-1867. doi:10.1161/CIRCULATIONAHA.116.026693. ISSN 0009-7322
Approximately 10% of ischemic strokes are associated with atrial fibrillation (AF) first diagnosed at the time of stroke. Detecting asymptomatic AF would provide an opportunit...
Lin, S. H. M., Neubeck, L. & Gallagher, R. (2017). Educational preparation, roles, and competencies to guide career development for cardiac rehabilitation nurses. Journal of Cardiovascular Nursing. 32(3), 244-259. doi:10.1097/jcn.0000000000000346. ISSN 0889-4655
Background: Cardiac rehabilitation is one of the most widely recommended strategies to reduce the burden of cardiovascular disease. The multicomponent nature of cardiac rehabi...
Richtering, S. S., Morris, R., Soh, S., Barker, A., Bampi, F., Neubeck, L., …Redfern, J. (2017). Examination of an eHealth literacy scale and a health literacy scale in a population with moderate to high cardiovascular risk: Rasch analyses. PLoS ONE. 12(3)doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0175372. ISSN 1932-6203
Electronic health (eHealth) strategies are evolving making it important to have valid scales to assess eHealth and health literacy. Item response theory methods, ...