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Screening education and recognition in community pHarmacies of atrial fibrillation to prevent stroke in an ambulant population aged ≥65 years (SEARCH-AF stroke prevention study): a cross-sectional study protocol

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Lowres, N., Freedman, S. B., Redfern, J., McLachlan, A., Krass, I., Bennett, A., …Neubeck, L. (2012)
Screening education and recognition in community pHarmacies of atrial fibrillation to prevent stroke in an ambulant population aged ≥65 years (SEARCH-AF stroke prevention study): a cross-sectional study protocol. BMJ Open, 2(3), https://doi.org/10.1136/bmjopen-2012-001355
Background Atrial fibrillation (AF) is associated with a high risk of stroke and may often be asymptomatic. AF is commonly undiagnosed until patients present with sequelae, su...

Patient, practice and organisational influences on asthma control: Observational data from a national study on primary care in the United Kingdom

Journal Article
Hoskins, G., Williams, B., Jackson, C., Norman, P., & Donnan, P. (2012)
Patient, practice and organisational influences on asthma control: Observational data from a national study on primary care in the United Kingdom. International Journal of Nursing Studies, 49(5), 596-609. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijnurstu.2011.10.017
Background: Achieving asthma control is central to optimising patient quality of life and clinical outcome. Contemporary models of chronic disease management across a variety ...

Screening education and recognition in community pHarmacies of atrial fibrillation to prevent stroke (SEARCH-AF Stroke Prevention Study)

Journal Article
Lowres, N., Neubeck, L., Redfern, J., McLachlan, A., Krass, I., Bennett, A., …Freedman, S. (2013)
Screening education and recognition in community pHarmacies of atrial fibrillation to prevent stroke (SEARCH-AF Stroke Prevention Study). Heart, Lung and Circulation, 22(1), S223. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.hlc.2013.05.532
BACKGROUND: Atrial fibrillation (AF) is associated with a high risk of stroke and may often be asymptomatic. AF is commonly undiagnosed until patients present with sequelae, s...

A novel telephone approach to secondary prevention increases access for acute coronary syndrome patients

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Neubeck, L., & Redfern, J. A novel telephone approach to secondary prevention increases access for acute coronary syndrome patients

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Neubeck, L., & Redfern, J. A novel telephone approach to secondary prevention increases access for acute coronary syndrome patients
Background: Currently there is a large evidence-practice gap in secondary prevention of coronary heart disease (CHD) where only the minority of people with CHD access facility...

iPhone ECG screening by practice nurses and receptionists for atrial fibrillation in general practice: the GP-SEARCH qualitative pilot study.

Journal Article
Orchard, J., Freedman, S. B., Lowres, N., Peiris, D., & Neubeck, L. (2014)
iPhone ECG screening by practice nurses and receptionists for atrial fibrillation in general practice: the GP-SEARCH qualitative pilot study. Australian Family Physician, 43(5), 315-319
Background: Atrial fibrillation (AF) is often asymptomatic and substantially increases stroke risk. A single-lead iPhone electrocardiograph (iECG) with a validated AF algorith...

The effectiveness of public health nursing: the problems and solutions in carrying out a review of systematic reviews.

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Elliott, L., Crombie, I. K., Irvine, L., Cantrell, J., & Taylor, J. (2004)
The effectiveness of public health nursing: the problems and solutions in carrying out a review of systematic reviews. Journal of advanced nursing, 45, 117-125. https://doi.org/10.1046/j.1365-2648.2003.02873.x
Background. In 1999 the Scottish Office, United Kingdom, intimated that the Chief Nursing Officer would undertake a policy review of nurses’ contribution to improving the publ...

Feasibility and cost-effectiveness of stroke prevention through community screening for atrial fibrillation using iPhone ECG in pharmacies: The SEARCH-AF study

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Lowres, N., Neubeck, L., Salkeld, G., Krass, I., McLachlan, A. J., Redfern, J., …Freedman, S. B. (2014)
Feasibility and cost-effectiveness of stroke prevention through community screening for atrial fibrillation using iPhone ECG in pharmacies: The SEARCH-AF study. Thrombosis and Haemostasis, 111(6), 1167-1176. https://doi.org/10.1160/th14-03-0231
Atrial fibrillation (AF) causes a third of all strokes, but often goes undetected before stroke. Identification of unknown AF in the community and subsequent anti-thrombotic t...

Exploring the consequences of how Scotland interprets the UK misuse of drugs act 1971

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McPhee, I., Hollins Martin, C. J., Martin, C. R., & Sneider, A. (2012)
Exploring the consequences of how Scotland interprets the UK misuse of drugs act 1971. Drugs and Alcohol Today, 12, 146-156. https://doi.org/10.1108/17459261211263433
Purpose: this paper aims to critically explore the consequences of how Scotland interprets the UK Misuse of Drugs Act (1971). Scotland prosecutes 24 per cent of people found i...

Achieving coordinated secondary prevention of coronary heart disease for all in need (SPAN)

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Redfern, J., Maiorana, A., Neubeck, L., Clark, A. M., & Briffa, T. (2011)
Achieving coordinated secondary prevention of coronary heart disease for all in need (SPAN). International Journal of Cardiology, 146(1), 1-3. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijcard.2010.08.046
Effective disease management after an acute coronary event is essential, but infrequently implemented, due to challenges around the research evidence and its translation. Poli...

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