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2021

“Relieved to be seen” - patient and carer experiences of mental health assessment in the emergency department following self-harm: qualitative analysis of 102 free-text survey responses

Quinlivan L, Gorman L, Littlewood D, Monaghan E, Barlow SJ, Campbell S, Webb RT, Kapur N  

“Wasn't offered one, too poorly to ask for one”– Reasons why some patients do not receive a psychosocial assessment following self-harm: Qualitative patient and carer survey

Quinlivan L, Gorman L, Littlewood D, Monaghan E, Barlow SJ, Campbell S, Webb RT, Kapur N  

Impact of COVID-19 on the diagnosis, HbA1c monitoring and mortality in people with type 2 diabetes: a UK-wide cohort study involving 13 million people in primary care

Carr MJ, Wright A, Leelarathna L, Thabit H, Milne N, Kanumilli N, Ashcroft DM, Rutter MK  

Temporal trends in annual incidence rates for neurodevelopmental disorders, mental illnesses and self-harm among children and adolescents in the United Kingdom: a population-based primary care cohort study

Cybulski L, Ashcroft DM, Carr MJ, Garg S, Chew-Graham CA, Kapur N, Webb RT Plain English Summary

The Evaluation of an e-Learning Prescribing Course for General Practice

Salema N, Clement N, Hysenagolli R, Hibberd R, Bell BG, Gookey G, Avery A, Knox R Plain English Summary

What challenges do UK adults face when adhering to COVID-19-related instructions? Cross-sectional survey in a representative sample

Keyworth C, Epton T, Byrne-Davis L, Leather JZ, Armitage CJ  

Estimating the causal effect of BMI on mortality risk in people with heart disease, diabetes and cancer using Mendelian Randomisation

Jenkins DA, Wade KH, Carslake D, Bowden J, Sattar N, Loos RJF, Timpson NJ, Sperrin M, Rutter MK Plain English Summary 

The role of Non-Technical Skills in community pharmacy practice: an exploratory review of the literature

Ashour A, Phipps D, Ashcroft D Plain English Summary

Mind the Gap: Examining Work-As-Imagined and Work-As-Done in dispensing medication in the Community Pharmacy setting

Ashour A, Ashcroft DA, Phipps D Plain English Summary

Alcohol-specific mortality in people with epilepsy: cohort studies in two independent population-based datasets

Gorton HC, Webb RT, Parisi R, Carr MJ, DelPozo-Banos M, Moriarty KJ, Pickrell WO, John A, Ashcroft DM Plain English Summary

Protocol for a non-randomised feasibility study evaluating a codesigned patient safety guide in primary care

Morris RL, Gallacher K, Hann M, Rolfe C, Small N, Giles S, Sanders C, Campbell S  

What does safety in mental healthcare transitions mean for service users and other stakeholder groups: An open-ended questionnaire study

Tyler, N, Wright N, Panagioti M, Grundy A, Waring J  

Exploring the experiences of changes to support access to primary health care services and the impact on the quality and safety of care for homeless people during the COVID-19 pandemic: a study protocol for a qualitative mixed methods approach

Howells K, Burrows M, Amp M, Brennan R, Yeung WL, Jackson S, Dickinson J, Draper J, Campbell S, Ashcroft D, Blakeman T, Sanders C Plain English Summary

Effects of the COVID-19 pandemic on primary care-recorded mental illness and self-harm episodes in the UK: a population-based cohort study

Carr M, Steeg S, Webb R, Kapur N, Chew-Graham C, Abel K, Hope H, Pierce M, Ashcroft D  

Continual updating and monitoring of clinical prediction models: time for dynamic prediction systems?

Jenkins DA, Martin GP, Sperrin M, Riley RD, Debray TPA, Collins GS, Peek N Plain English Summary 

 

2020

Association of socioeconomic deprivation with opioid prescribing in primary care in England: a spatial analysis

Nowakowska M, Zghebi SS, Parisi R, Chen L, Ashcroft DM, Kontopantelis E  

A patient and public involvement workshop using visual art and priority setting to provide patients with a voice to describe quality and safety concerns: Vitamin B12 deficiency and pernicious anaemia

Tyler N, Giles S, Daker-White G, McManus BC, Panagioti M  

Developing a patient safety guide for primary care: a co-design approach involving patients, carers and clinicians

Morris R, Ruddock A, Gallacher K, Rolfe C, Giles S, Campbell S  

Leaving hospital: A step too far for risk-based regulation?

Moore VL Plain English Summary

Evaluation of a pharmacist-led actionable audit and feedback intervention for improving medication safety in UK primary care: An interrupted time series analysis

Peek N, Gude WT, Williams R, Kontopantelis E, Jeffries M, Phipps DL, Brown B, Avery AJ, Ashcroft DM Plain English Summary

Diagnosis of physical and mental health conditions in primary care during the COVID-19 pandemic: a retrospective cohort study

Williams R, Jenkins DA, Ashcroft DM, Brown B, Campbell S, Carr MJ, Cheraghi-Sohi S, Kapur N, Thomas O, Webb RT, Peek N Plain English Summary

Healthcare Professionals’ Implementation of National Guidelines with Patients who Self-Harm

Leather JZ, O'Connor RC, Quinlivan L, Kapur N, Campbell S, Armitage CJ Plain English Summary

Patient and Public Involvement in doctoral research: Reflections and experiences of the PPI contributors and researcher

Dawson S, Ruddock A, Parmar V, Morris R, Cheraghi-Sohi S, Giles S, Campbell S Plain English Summary

Developing a core outcome set for interventions to improve discharge from mental health inpatient services: a survey, Delphi and consensus meeting with key stakeholder groups

Tyler N, Wright N, Waring J, Grundy A  

Co-designing a mental health discharge and transitions of care intervention: A Modified Nominal Group Technique

Tyler N, Wright N, Grundy A, Gregoriou K, Campbell S, Waring J  

Understanding the utilisation of a novel interactive electronic medication safety dashboard in general practice: a mixed methods study

Jeffries M, Gude WT, Keers RN, Phipps DL, Williams R, Kontpantelis E, Brown B, Avery AJ, Peek N, Ashcroft DM  

Assessing the utility of a differential diagnostic generator in UK general practice: a feasibility study

Cheraghi-Sohi S, Alam R, Hann M, Esmail A, Campbell S, Riches N Plain English Summary
Patient safety in Marginalised Groups: A Narrative Scoping Review Cheraghi-Sohi S, Panagioti M, Daker-White G, Giles S, Riste L, Kirk S, Ong BN, Poppleton A, Campbell S, Sanders C Plain English Summary

 

2019

Evaluating the impact of patient and carer involvement in suicide and self-harm research: A mixed-methods, longitudinal study protocol Littlewood DL, Quinlivan L, Steeg S, Bennett C, Bickley H, Rodway C, Webb RT, Kapur N Plain English Summary
Learning from clinicians’ views of good quality practice in mental healthcare services in the context of suicide prevention: A qualitative study Littlewood D, Quinlivan L, Graney J, Appleby L, Turnbull P, Webb RT, Kapur N Plain English Summary
Current and potential contributions of community pharmacy teams to self-harm and suicide prevention: a qualitative interview study Gorton HC, Littlewood DL, Spreadbury M, Wong KL, Gooding P, Ashcroft DM Plain English Summary
Interventions to Improve Discharge from Acute Adult Mental Health Inpatient Care to the Community: Systematic Review and Narrative Synthesis Tyler N, Wright N, Waring J  
Never events in general practice: a focus group study exploring the views of English and Scottish general practitioners of ‘never events’ Morris RL, Cheraghi-Sohi S, Bowie P, Esmail A, de Wet C, Campbell S Plain English Summary
Prevalence of comorbid mental and physical illnesses and risks for self-harm and premature death among primary care patients diagnosed with fatigue syndromes Carr MJ, Ashcroft DM, White PD, Kapur N, Webb RT Plain English Summary
Never Events in UK General Practice: A Survey of the Views of General Practitioners on Their Frequency and Acceptability as a Safety Improvement Approach Stocks SJ, Alam R, Bowie P, Campbell S, de Wet C, Esmail A, Cheraghi-Sohi S Plain English Summary
Capturing Patients' Perspectives on Medication Safety: The Development of a Patient-Centered Medication Safety Framework Giles SJ, Lewis, PJ, Phipps, DL, Mann, F, Avery, AJ, Ashcroft, DM  
Term sets: A transparent and reproducible representation of clinical code sets Williams R, Brown B, Kontopantelis E, van Staa T, Peek N Plain English Summary

 

2018

Dynamic models to predict health outcomes: current status and methodological challenges Jenkins DA, Sperrin M, Glen P Martin GP, Peek N Plain English Summary
Validation of the Primary Care Patient Measure of Safety (PC PMOS) questionnaire. Giles SJ, Parveen S, Hernan AL  
Risk factors for self-harm in people with epilepsy Gorton HC, Webb RT, Pickrell WO, Carr MJ, Ashcroft DM Plain English Summary
Self-harm in a primary care cohort of older people: incidence, clinical management and risk of suicide and other causes of death Morgan C, Webb RT, Carr MJ, Kontopantelis E, Chew-Graham CA, Kapur N, Ashcroft DM Plain English Summary
Safety work and risk management as burdens of treatment in primary care: insights from a focused ethnographic study of patients with multimorbidity Daker-White G, Hays R, Blakeman T, Croke S, Brown B, Esmail A, Bower P Plain English Summary
Developing a learning health system: insights from a pharmacist-led electronic audit and feedback intervention to improve medication safety in primary care Jeffries M, Keers RN, Phipps DL, Williams R, Brown B, Avery AJ, Peek N, Ashcroft DM  
Understanding procedural violations using Safety-I and Safety-II: the case of community pharmacies Jones, CEL, Phipps, DL, Ashcroft, DM Plain English Summary
SMASH? The Medication Safety Dashboard Williams R, Keers R, Gude WT, Jeffries M, Davies C, Brown B, Kontopantelis E, Avery AJ, Ashcroft DM, Peek N Plain English Summary
Organizational conditions for engagement in quality and safety improvement: a longitudinal qualitative study of community pharmacies Phipps DL, Jones CEL, Parker D, Ashcroft DM  
Identifying primary care patient safety research priorities in the UK: a James Lind Alliance Priority Setting Partnership Morris R, Stocks SJ, Alam R, Taylor S, Rolfe C, Glover S, Whitcombe J, Campbell C Plain English Summary 
Risk factors for self-harm in people with epilepsy Gorton HC, Webb RT, Pickrell WO, Carr MJ, Ashcroft DM  
Refer to Pharmacy: a qualitative study exploring the implementation of an electronic transfer of care initiative to improve medicines optimisation following hospital discharge Ferguson J, Seston L, Ashcroft DM  
The frequency and nature of potentially-harmful preventable-problems in primary care from the patient's perspective with clinician review – a population level survey in Great Britain Stocks SJ, Donnelly A, Esmail A, Beresford J, Luty S, Deacon R, Danczak A, Mann N, Townsend D, Ashley J, Gamble C, Bowie P, Campbell SM Plain English Summary
Mindful organizing in patients' contributions to primary care medication safety Phipps DL, Giles S, Lewis PJ, Marsden K, Salema N, Jeffries M, Avery AJ, Ashcroft DM  
Multi-method laboratory user evaluation of an actionable clinical performance information system: implications for usability and patient safety Brown B, Balatsoukas P, Williams R, Sperrin M, Buchan I  
Risk of Unnatural Mortality in People With Epilepsy Gorton HC, Webb RT, Carr MJ, del Pozo Baños M, John A, Ashcroft DM Plain Englsh Summary
Development and piloting of a survey to estimate the frequency and nature of potentially harmful preventable problems in primary care from a UK patient's perspective Stocks SJ, Donnelly A, Esmail A, Beresford J, Gamble C, Luty S, Deacon R, Danczak A, Mann N, Townsend D, Ashley J, Bowie P, Campbell SM Plain English Summary

 

2017

The Evidence Base of Frequently prescribed drugs in older Patients: A series of systematic reviews as a basis for recommendations in the PRIMA-eDS-tool to reduce inappropriate polypharmacy Yolanda Martinez et al  
Threats to patient safety in primary care reported by older people with multimorbidity: baseline findings from a longitudinal qualitative study and implications for intervention Hays R, Daker-White G, Esmail A, Barlow W, Minor B, Brown B, Blakeman T, Sanders C, Bower P Plain English Summary
The Foundations Framework for developing and reporting new models of care for multimorbidity Stokes J, Man M, Guthrie B, Mercer S, Salisbury C, Bower P  
Incidence, clinical management, and mortality risk following self harm among children and adolescents: cohort study in primary care Morgan C, Webb RT, Carr MJ, Kontopantelis E, Green J, Chew-Graham CA, Kapur N, Ashcroft DM Plain English Summary
Black and minority ethnic group involvement in health and social care research: a systematic review Dawson S, Campbell SM, Giles SJ, Morris RL, Cheraghi-Sohi S Plain English summary
Does the impact of case management vary in different subgroups of multimorbidity? Secondary analysis of a quasi-experiment Stokes J, Kristensen S, Checkland K, Cheraghi-Sohi S, Bower P Plain English summary
Managing Diagnostic Uncertainty in Primary Care: a systematic critical review Alam R, Cheraghi-Sohi S, Esmail A, Campbell S, Panagopoulou E Plain English summary
What is involved in medicines management across care boundaries? A qualitative study of healthcare practitioners’ experiences in the case of acute kidney injury Phipps DL, Morris R, Blakeman T, Ashcroft DM  
Antipsychotic Prescribing to Patients Diagnosed with Dementia Without a Diagnosis of Psychosis in the Context of National Guidance and Drug Safety Warnings: Longitudinal Study in UK General Practice Stocks SJ, Kontopantelis E, Webb RT, Avery AJ, Burns A, Ashcroft DM Plain English Summary
Understanding the implementation and adoption of a technological intervention to improve medication safety in primary care: a realist evaluation Jeffries M, Phipps DL, Howard RL, Avery AJ, Rodgers S, Ashcroft DM Plain English Summary
Integrating Data From the UK National Reporting and Learning System With Work Domain Analysis to Understand Patient Safety Incidents in Community Pharmacy Phipps DL, Tam WV, Ashcroft DM  
Temporal trends in antidepressant prescribing to children in UK primary care, 2000-2015 Sarginson J, Webb RT, Stocks SJ, Esmail A, Garg S, Ashcroft DM Plain English Summary

 

2016

Predicting mortality from change-over-time in the Charlson Comorbidity Index Fraccaro P, Kontopantelis E, Sperrin M, Peek N, Mallen C, Urban P, Buchan I, Mamas MA  
Integrated care: theory to practice Stokes J, Checkland K, Kristensen S Plain English Summary
An external validation of models to predict the onset of chronic kidney disease using population-based electronic health records from Salford, UK Fraccaro P, van der Veer S, Brown B, Prosperi M, O'Donoghue D, Collins GS, Buchan IE, Peek N Plain English Summary
When procedures meet practice in community pharmacies: qualitative insights from pharmacists and pharmacy support staff Thomas CEL, Phipps DL, Aschroft DM Plain English Summary
Effectiveness of multidisciplinary team case management: difference-in-differences analysis Stokes J, Kristensen SR, Checkland K, Bower P Plain English Summary
The Effectiveness of Electronic Differential Diagnoses (DDX) Generators: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis Riches N, Panagioti M, Alam R, Cheraghi-Sohi S, Campbell S, Esmail A, Bower P Plain English Summary
Non-psychotropic medication and risk of suicide or attempted suicide: a systematic review Gorton HC, Webb RT, Kapur N, Ashcroft DM Plain English Summary

 

2015

Sensemaking and the co-production of safety: a qualitative study of primary medical care patients Rhodes P, McDonald R, Campbell S, Daker-White G, Sanders C Plain English Summary

Examining variations in prescribing safety in UK general practice: cross sectional study using the Clinical Practice Research Datalink

Stocks SJ, Kontopantelis E, Akbarov A, Rodgers S, Avery AJ, Ashcroft DM Plain English Summary
Multimorbidity and Patient Safety Incidents in Primary Care: A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis

Panagioti M, Stokes J, Esmail A, Coventry P, Cheraghi-Sohi S, Alam R, Bower P

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Blame the patient, blame the doctor or blame the system? A meta-synthesis of qualitative studies of patient safety in primary care Daker-White G, Hays R, McSharry J, Giles S, Cheraghi-Sohi S, Rhodes P, Bower P

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Missed Diagnostic Opportunities and English general practice: a study to determine their incidence, confounding and contributing factors and potential impact on patients through retrospective review of electronic medical records Cheraghi-Sohi S, Singh H, Reeves D, Stocks J, Morris R, Esmail A, Campbell SM, de Wet C Plain English Summary
Effectiveness of case management for 'at risk' patients in primary care: A systematic review and meta-analysis Stokes J, Panagioti M, Alam R, Checkland K, Cheraghi-Sohi S, Bower P Plain English Summary
Developing a Primary Care Patient Measure of Safety (PC PMOS) Hernan AL, Giles SJ, Fuller J, Johnson JK, Walker C, Dunbar JA Plain English Summary
The care.data consensus? A qualitative analysis of opinions expressed on Twitter Hays R, Daker-White G Plain English Summary
Primary care medication safety surveillance with integrated electronic health records: insights from the UK Akbarov A, Kontopantelis E, Sperrin M, Stocks SJ, Richard Williams R, Rodgers S, Avery AJ, Iain Buchan IE, Ashcroft DM Plain English Summary
Patient and carer identified factors which contribute to safety incidents in primary care: a qualitative study Hernan AL, Giles SJ, Fuller J, Johnson JK, Walker C, Dunbar JA  
Non-disclosure of chronic kidney disease in primary care and the limits of instrumental rationality in chronic illness self-management Daker-White G, Rogers A, Kennedy A, Blakeman T, Blickem C, Chew-Graham C Lay summary (external website)
Application of a tool for the evaluation of public and patient involvement in research Stocks SJ, Giles SJ, Cheraghi-Sohi S, Campbell SM Plain English Summary
Does patient experience of multimorbidity predict self-management and health outcomes in a prospective study in primary care? Kenning C, Coventry PA, Gibbons C, Bee P, Fisher L, Bower P  
The potential for using a Universal Medication Schedule (UMS) to improve adherence in patients taking multiple medications in the UK: a qualitative evaluation Kenning C, Protheroe J, Gray N, Ashcroft DM, Bower P  
Contributory factors to patient safety incidents in primary care: protocol for a systematic review Giles S, Panagioti M, Hernan A, Cheraghi-Sohi S, Lawton R Plain English Summary
Understanding the causes of intravenous medication administration errors in hospitals: a qualitative critical incident study Keers RN, Williams SD, Cooke J, Ashcroft DM Plain English Summary
Trust, temporality and systems: how do patients understand patient safety in primary care? A qualitative study Rhodes P, Campbell SM, Sanders C Plain English Summary
Adoption of Clinical Decision Support in Multimorbidity: A Systematic Review Fraccaro P, Casteleiro MA, Ainsworth J, Buchan IE Plain English Summary

 

2014

Relationship continuity: when and why do primary care patients think it is safer? Rhodes P, Sanders C, Campbell SM Plain English Summary
Challenges in managing multiple conditions: The patient experience of multimorbidity McSharry J  
Tools for primary care patient safety: a narrative review Spencer R, Campbell SM Plain English Summary
Patient safety in primary care dentistry: where are we now? Bailey E, Tickle M, Campbell S  
The influence of personal communities on the self-management of medication taking: A wider exploration of medicine work Cheraghi-Sohi S, Jeffries M, Stevenson F, Ashcroft DM, Carr M, Oliver K, Rogers A Plain English Summary
Prevalence, nature and predictors of prescribing errors in mental health hospitals: a prospective multicentre study Keers RN, Williams SD, Vattakatuchery JJ, Brown P, Miller J, Prescott L, Ashcroft DM Plain English Summary
Self-management interventions in patients with long-term conditions: a structured review of approaches to reporting inclusion, assessment, and outcomes in multimorbidity Kenning C, Coventry PA, Bower P  
MAXimising Involvement in MUltiMorbidity (MAXIMUM) in Primary Care: protocol for an observation and interview study of patients, GPs and other care providers to identify ways of reducing patient safety failures Daker-White G, Hays R, Esmail A, Minor B, Barlow W, Brown B, Blakeman T, Bower P Plain English Summary
Tools for measuring patient safety in primary care settings using the RAND/UCLA appropriateness method Bell BG, Spencer R, Avery AJ, Campbell SM  
Identification of an updated set of prescribing safety indicators for general practitioners Bell B, Spencer R, Avery A, Gookey G, Campbell SM  
Developing cartoons for long-term condition self-management information Kennedy A, Rogers A, Blickem C, Daker-White G, Bowen R Plain English Summary

 

2013

Patient safety in healthcare preregistration educational curricula Cresswell K, Howe A, Steven A, Smith P, Ashcroft D et. al.  
Missed opportunities mapping: computable healthcare quality improvement Brown B, Williams R, Ainsworth J, Buchan I