Cardiovascular Disease Research
Current projects within the theme of cardiovascular disease:
A multicentre ethnographic study of unplanned hospital admission for heart failure. S Purdy, H Cramer, M Evans, R Simmonds, G Feder, R Johnson, U Kadam, D Lasserson. NIHR School for Primary Care Research. January 2012 to December 2013
Development of a clinical decision rule for referral of patients presenting to primary care with chest pain: a feasibility study. A Montgomery, G Feder, N Coghill, J Macleod, P Brindle, T Fahey, R McManus, C Heneghan, H Hemingway, R Morris, A Timmis. National School for Primary Care Research.
Improving the quality of care of patients with angina and heart attack. H Hemingway, G Feder, A Tmmis, H Cramer, S Denaxas, S Eldridge, M Evans, K Featherstone, R Johnson, K Ruffles. NIHR applied research programme grant.
Multi-method study of a locally enhanced service to increase uptake of primary care vascular checks. A Montgomery, J Horwood, N Coghill, J Macleod, S Purdy, D Sharp, P Brindle, G Feder. NIHR School for Primary Care Research
- Does serum B type natriuretic peptide (BNP or NT-pro BNP) testing and monitoring in patients with heart failure benefit patients and NHS. B Reeves, A Nightingale, M Pufulete, W Hollingworth, T McDonagh, J MacLeod, S Purdy, J Sterne et al. NIHR HTA.
- Benefits of Aldosterone Receptor Antagonism in Chronic Kidney Disease (BARACK D) Trial, R Hobbs, G Feder, S Bryant