Academic Abstracts 2003


Avenell A, Brown TJ, Broom J, Smith WC, Jung R, Campbell MK, McGee M, Grant AM. Systematic review of long-term randomised controlled trials of weight reducing diets for adults with obesity [abstract]. Int J Obes Relat Metab Disord 2003;27(Suppl 1):S98.

Avenell A, Brown TJ, Smith WC, Jung R, Campbell MK, McGee M, Grant AM. Does adding exercise, drugs, or behaviour therapy to weight reducing diets improve outcome?  A systematic review [abstract]. Int J Obes Relat Metab Disord 2003;27(Suppl 1):S14.

Avenell A, Grant AM, McGee M, McPherson G, Campbell MK, McGee MA. Is recruitment easier with an open rather than blinded, placebo-controlled design?  A randomised controlled trial [abstract]. Control Clin Trials 2003;24(Suppl 3):172S.

Barry N, Campbell P, Reed N, Reid ME, Bower DJ, Norrie J, Currie GD. Implementation of videoconferencing to support a managed clinical network in Scotland: lessons learned during the first 18 months [abstract]. J Telemed Telecare 2003;9(2):S2-S9.

Birks YF, Porthouse J, Addie C, Loughney K, Saxon L, Primary Care Hip Protector Trial Group, [Campbell MK]. Randomised controlled trial of hip protectors in primary care [abstract]. Osteoporos Int 2003;14(Suppl 14):S14.

Campbell MK, Grimshaw JM, Fayers P. Determinants of the intracluster correlation coefficient in the cluster randomised trials [abstract]. Control Clin Trials 2003;24(Suppl 3):174S.

Davies PA, Walker AE, Grimshaw J. Theories of behaviour change in studies of guideline implementation [abstract]. Proc Br Psychol Soc 2003;11(1):120-121.

Dinnie E, Bond C, Watson M. The attitude of a sample of community pharmacists to the provision of medicines management [abstract]. Int J Pharm Practice 2003;11(Suppl):R28.

Eccles M, Grimshaw J. Health psychology and implementation research [abstract]. Proc Br Psychol Soc 2003;11(1):15.

Grimshaw J, Thomas RE, MacLennan GS, Fraser C, Ramsay C, Vale L, Whitty P, Eccles MP, Matowe L, Shirran L, Wensing M, Dijkstra R. Guideline dissemination and implementation strategies: a systematic review of effectiveness and efficiency [abstract]. J Epidemiol Community Health 2003;57(9 Suppl 1):A6.

Langston AL, Campbell MK, Fraser WD, Selby PL, Ralston SH, PRISM Trial Group, [Robertson C]. The PRISM trial: a DNA repository sub-study [abstract]. Calcif Tissue Int 2003;72(6):785.

Langston AL, Ralston SH, Campbell MK, Fraser WD, Selby PL, PRISM Trial Group, [Robertson C]. The PRISM trial: a randomised trial of intensive vs symptomatic management for Paget's disease [abstract]. Calcif Tissue Int 2003;72(6):782.

Langston AL, McCallum M, Cameron M, Campbell MK, Ralston SR. Experiences of consumer organisation involvement in a UK multicentre randomised controlled trial [abstract]. Control Clin Trials 2003;24(Suppl 3):155S-156S.

MacLennan GS, Ramsay CR, Mollison J, Campbell MK, Grimshaw J, Thomas RE. Room for improvement in the reporting of cluster randomised trials in behaviour change research [abstract]. Control Clin Trials 2003;24(Suppl 3):69S-70S.

McPherson G, Campbell MK, Elbourne D. Minimisation: predictability versus balance [abstract]. Control Clin Trials 2003;24(Suppl 3):133S.

Norris SL, Zhang X, Lau J, Avenell A, Gregg E, Thompson TJ, Schmid CH. Effectiveness of pharmacotherapy for weight loss for adults with type 2 diabetes mellitus: a systematic review and meta-analysis [abstract]. Diabetes 2003;52(Suppl 1):A557.

Pandian Z, Bhattacharya S, Nikolaou D, Vale L, Templeton AA. The effectiveness of in vitro fertilisation in unexplained fertility: a systematic review [abstract]. BJOG 2003;23:96.

Scott NW, McPherson G. Minimisation in multicentre clinical trials [abstract]. Control Clin Trials 2003;24(3 Suppl 1):175S.

Smith L, Walker AE, Gilhooly K. Describing prescribing: regression vs fast and frugal models of decision making [abstract]. Proc Br Psychol Soc 2003;11(1):43.

Thomas RE, Croal BL, Ramsay CR, Kite A, Grimshaw J, Eccles M, Hannaford P. Rationalisation of laboratory test requesting [abstract]. Control Clin Trials 2003;24(Suppl 3):177S.

Walker AE, Watson M, Grimshaw J, Bond CM. The effect of an educational intervention on intentions to treat vulvovaginal candidiasis in community pharmacies [abstract]. Proc Br Psychol Soc 2003;11(1):99.

Walker AE, Eccles M, Grimshaw JM, Johnston D, Pitts N. Getting research evidence into clinical practice [abstract]. Proc Br Psychol Soc 2003;11(1):143.