PRIME Centre Wales - Research Publications


Paramedic Assessment of Older Adults After Falls, Including Community Care Referral Pathway: Cluster Randomized Trial. Snooks HA, Anthony R, Chatters R, Dale J, Fothergill RT, Gaze S, Halter M, Humphreys I, Koniotou M, Logan P, Lyons RA, Mason S, Nicholl J, Peconi J, Phillips C, Porter A, Siriwardena AN, Wani M, Watkins A, Wilson L, Russell IT. Ann Emerg Med. 2017 Mar 13. pii: S0196-0644(17)30016-1. doi: 10.1016/j.annemergmed.2017.01.006. [Epub ahead of print]

Comparison of microbiological diagnosis of urinary tract infection in young children by routine health service laboratories and a research laboratory: Diagnostic cohort study. Birnie K, Hay AD, Wootton M, Howe R, MacGowan A, Whiting P, Lawton M, Delaney B, Downing H, Dudley J, Hollingworth W, Lisles C, Little P, O’Brien K, Pickles T, Rumsby K, Thomas-Jones E, Van der Voort J, Waldron C, Harman K, Hood K, Butler CC, Sterne J. PloS one. 2017 Feb 15;12(2):e0171113.

Fissure seal or fluoride varnish? A randomised trial of their relative effectiveness. Chestnutt IG, R. Playle R, Hutchings S, Morgan-Trimmer S, D. Fitzsimmons D. Aawar N, Angel L, Derrick S, Drew C, Hoddell C, K. Hood K, Humphreys I, Kirby N, Lau TMM, Lisles C, Morgan MZ, Murphy S, Nuttall J, Onishchenko K, C. Phillips C, T. Pickles T, Scoble C, Townson J, Withers B and Chadwick, BL. Journal of Dental Research (2017), In press

The Diagnosis of Urinary Tract infection in Young children (DUTY) Study Clinical Rule: Economic Evaluation. Hollingworth W, Busby J, Butler CC, O’Brien K, Sterne JA, Hood K, Little P, Lawton M, Birnie K, Thomas-Jones E, Harman K. Value in Health. 2017 Feb 22. In Press

What proportion of caries into dentine at age 5 is present at age 3? Monaghan M and Morgan M. Community Dental Health (2017) 33, 1–4 doi: 10.1922/CDH_4042Morgan04

Measuring oral health impact among care home residents in Wales. Monaghan N, Karki A, Playle R, Johnson I, Morgan M. Community Dental Health 34 (1) , pp. 14-18. 10.1922/CDH_3950Morgan05

Primary care screening for peripheral arterial disease: a cross-sectional observational study. Jane H Davies, Jonathan Richards, Kevin Conway, Joyce E Kenkre, Jane EA Lewis and E Mark Williams. Br J Gen Pract 2017; 67 (655): e103-e110. DOI:

How do emergency ambulance paramedics view the care they provide to people who self harm?: Ways and meansN Rees, F Rapport, H Snooks, A John, C Patel. Int J Law and Psychiatry. 2017 Jan-Feb. Vol. 50. pii: SO160-2527(16)30118-2.

Universities and third sector working in partnership to co-deliver accredited, community mental health training. Widening Participation and Lifelong Learning. Richardson, M., Jones, O., Wallace, C., Williams, S., Widening Participation and Lifelong Learning, Volume 19, Number 1, January 2017, pp. 77-94(18)

Clinicians’ interpretations of point of care urine culture vs laboratory culture results: analysis from the four-country POETIC trial of diagnosis of uncomplicated urinary tract infection in primary care. S. Hullegie, M. Wootton, T.J.M. Verheij, E. Thomas-Jones, J Bates, K Hood, M Gal, NA Francis, P. Little, M. Moore, C. Llor, T. Pickles, D. Gillespie, N. Kirby, C. Brugman, CC Butler. Family Practice, 2017, 1–8.

Working with interpreters: the challenges of introducing Option Grid patient decision aids. Education and Counselling. Woods F, Phillips K, Edwards A, Elwyn G.  Patient Educ Couns. 2017 Mar;100(3):456-464. doi: 10.1016/j.pec.2016.09.016.

Oral and Topical Antibiotics for Clinically Infected Eczema in Children: A Pragmatic Randomized Controlled Trial in Ambulatory Care. Francis NA, Ridd MJ, Thomas-Jones E, Butler CC, Hood K, Shepherd V, Marwick CA, Huang C, Longo M, Wootton M, Sullivan F, the CREAM Trial Management Group. Ann Fam Med 2017;15:124-130.

When I say...quality improvement. Cork N, Rooney K, Carson-Stevens, A. Med Educ. Volume 51, Issue 5
May 2017. Pages 467–468 doi: 10.1111/medu.13244.

Women's perspectives on human papillomavirus self-sampling in the context of the UK cervical screening programme.
Williams, D., Fiander, A., Davies, M., Farewell, D., Hillier S., Brain, K. Health Expectations 10.1111/hex.12544

'Referral pathways for patients with TIA avoiding hospital admission: a scoping review'.
Evans BA, Ali K, Bulger J, Ford GA, Jones M, Moore C, Porter A, Pryce AD, Quinn T, Seagrove AC, Snooks H, Whitman S, Rees N, on behalf of the TIER Trial Research Management Group. BMJ Open 2017;7:e013443. doi:10.1136/bmjopen-2016-013443

Women’s perspectives on primary Human Papillomavirus self-sampling in the context of the UK cervical screening programme.
Williams D, Davies M, Farewell D, Hillier S, Brain K. Health Expect. 2017 Feb 10. doi: 10.1111/hex.12544. [Epub ahead of print]

Rapid analgesia for prehospital hip disruption (RAPID): protocol for feasibility study of randomised controlled trial. J Bulger, A Brown, BA Evans, GW Fegan, S Ford, K Guy, L Keen, I Pallister, N Rees, D Russell, IT Russell, AC Seagrove, HA Snooks. Pilot and Feasibility Studies 2017 3:8 DOI: 10.1186/s40814-016-0115-6

Patient perspectives on delays in diagnosis and treatment of cancer: a qualitative analysis of free-text data. Parsonage RK, Hiscock J, Law RJ, Neal RD. Br J Gen Pract. 2017 Jan;67(654):e49-e56. doi: 10.3399/bjgp16X688357.

Dying at Home of Cancer: whose needs are being met? The experience of family carers and healthcare professionals (a multiperspective qualitative study). Pottle J, Hiscock J, Neal RD, Poolman M. BMJ Support Palliat Care. 2017 Jan 16. pii: bmjspcare-2016-001145. doi: 10.1136/bmjspcare-2016-001145. [Epub ahead of print]

Patient Safety Incidents Involving Sick Children in Primary Care in England and Wales: A Mixed Methods Analysis. Rees P, Edwards A, Powell C, Hibbert P, Williams H, Makeham M, Carter B, Luff D, Parry G, Avery AJ, Sheikh A, Donaldson LJ, Carson-Stevens A. PLoS Med 14(1): e100221