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QUality improvement in primary care to prevent hospitalisations and improve Effectiveness and efficiency of care for people Living with coronary heart disease (QUEL): protocol for a 24-month cluster randomised controlled trial in primary care.

Redfern J, Hafiz N, Hyun K, Knight A, Hespe C, Chow CK, Briffa T, Gallagher R, Reid C, Hare DL, Zwar N, Woodward M, Jan S, Atkins ER, Laba TL, Halcomb E, Billot L, Johnson T, Usherwood T.

BMC Fam Pract. 2020 Feb 14;21(1):36. doi: 10.1186/s12875-020-01105-0.


Health-related quality of life among patients with comorbid diabetes and kidney disease attending a codesigned integrated model of care: a longitudinal study.

Zimbudzi E, Lo C, Ranasinha S, Teede H, Usherwood T, Polkinghorne KR, Fulcher G, Gallagher M, Jan S, Cass A, Walker R, Russell G, Johnson G, Kerr PG, Zoungas S.

BMJ Open Diabetes Res Care. 2020 Jan;8(1). pii: e000842. doi: 10.1136/bmjdrc-2019-000842.


The NASSS framework for ex post theorisation of technology-supported change in healthcare: worked example of the TORPEDO programme.

Abimbola S, Patel B, Peiris D, Patel A, Harris M, Usherwood T, Greenhalgh T.

BMC Med. 2019 Dec 30;17(1):233. doi: 10.1186/s12916-019-1463-x.


Integrating health care in Australia: a qualitative evaluation.

Trankle SA, Usherwood T, Abbott P, Roberts M, Crampton M, Girgis CM, Riskallah J, Chang Y, Saini J, Reath J.

BMC Health Serv Res. 2019 Dec 11;19(1):954. doi: 10.1186/s12913-019-4780-z.


Experiences of primary healthcare professionals and patients from an area of urban disadvantage: a qualitative study.

Reath J, King M, Kmet W, O'Halloran D, Brooker R, Aspinall D, Bittar H, Seelan T, Burke M, Usherwood T.

BJGP Open. 2019 Nov 26. pii: bjgpopen19X101676. doi: 10.3399/bjgpopen19X101676. [Epub ahead of print]


Microfluidic continuous flow synthesis of functional hollow spherical silica with hierarchical sponge-like large porous shell.

Hao N, Nie Y, Xu Z, Closson AB, Usherwood T, J Zhang JX.

Chem Eng J. 2019 Jun 15;366:433-438. doi: 10.1016/j.cej.2019.02.095. Epub 2019 Feb 14.


Predictors of young people's healthcare access in the digital age.

Robards F, Kang M, Luscombe G, Sanci L, Steinbeck K, Jan S, Hawke C, Kong M, Usherwood T.

Aust N Z J Public Health. 2019 Dec;43(6):582-588. doi: 10.1111/1753-6405.12936. Epub 2019 Oct 2.


'We are not invincible.

Khan N, Usherwood T.

Aust J Prim Health. 2019 Sep 2. doi: 10.1071/PY18169. [Epub ahead of print]


The Lancet Psychiatry Commission: a blueprint for protecting physical health in people with mental illness.

Firth J, Siddiqi N, Koyanagi A, Siskind D, Rosenbaum S, Galletly C, Allan S, Caneo C, Carney R, Carvalho AF, Chatterton ML, Correll CU, Curtis J, Gaughran F, Heald A, Hoare E, Jackson SE, Kisely S, Lovell K, Maj M, McGorry PD, Mihalopoulos C, Myles H, O'Donoghue B, Pillinger T, Sarris J, Schuch FB, Shiers D, Smith L, Solmi M, Suetani S, Taylor J, Teasdale SB, Thornicroft G, Torous J, Usherwood T, Vancampfort D, Veronese N, Ward PB, Yung AR, Killackey E, Stubbs B.

Lancet Psychiatry. 2019 Aug;6(8):675-712. doi: 10.1016/S2215-0366(19)30132-4. Epub 2019 Jul 16. Review. No abstract available.


The impact of an integrated diabetes and kidney service on patients, primary and specialist health professionals in Australia: A qualitative study.

Zimbudzi E, Lo C, Robinson T, Ranasinha S, Teede HJ, Usherwood T, Polkinghorne KR, Kerr PG, Fulcher G, Gallagher M, Jan S, Cass A, Walker R, Russell G, Johnson G, Zoungas S.

PLoS One. 2019 Jul 15;14(7):e0219685. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0219685. eCollection 2019.


Persuasive design features within a consumer-focused eHealth intervention integrated with the electronic health record: A mixed methods study of effectiveness and acceptability.

Coorey G, Peiris D, Usherwood T, Neubeck L, Mulley J, Redfern J.

PLoS One. 2019 Jun 20;14(6):e0218447. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0218447. eCollection 2019.


Health care equity and access for marginalised young people: a longitudinal qualitative study exploring health system navigation in Australia.

Robards F, Kang M, Steinbeck K, Hawke C, Jan S, Sanci L, Liew YY, Kong M, Usherwood T.

Int J Equity Health. 2019 Mar 4;18(1):41. doi: 10.1186/s12939-019-0941-2.


Patient-reported barriers and outcomes associated with poor glycaemic and blood pressure control in co-morbid diabetes and chronic kidney disease.

Lo C, Zimbudzi E, Teede HJ, Kerr PG, Ranasinha S, Cass A, Fulcher G, Gallagher M, Polkinghorne KR, Russell G, Usherwood T, Walker R, Zoungas S.

J Diabetes Complications. 2019 Jan;33(1):63-68. doi: 10.1016/j.jdiacomp.2018.09.020. Epub 2018 Oct 12.


General practitioners' perspectives on the prevention of cardiovascular disease: systematic review and thematic synthesis of qualitative studies.

Ju I, Banks E, Calabria B, Ju A, Agostino J, Korda RJ, Usherwood T, Manera K, Hanson CS, Craig JC, Tong A.

BMJ Open. 2018 Nov 1;8(11):e021137. doi: 10.1136/bmjopen-2017-021137.


Medication non-adherence in a cohort of chronically ill Australians: A case of missed opportunities.

Laba TL, Lung T, Jan S, Scaria A, Usherwood T, Brien JA, Plant NA, Leeder S.

Aust J Gen Pract. 2018 Aug;47(8):556-562. doi: 10.31128/AFP-10-17-4351.


Reaching cardiovascular prevention guideline targets with a polypill-based approach: a meta-analysis of randomised clinical trials.

Selak V, Webster R, Stepien S, Bullen C, Patel A, Thom S, Arroll B, Bots ML, Brown A, Crengle S, Dorairaj P, Elley CR, Grobbee DE, Harwood M, Hillis GS, Laba TL, Neal B, Peiris D, Rafter N, Reid C, Stanton A, Tonkin A, Usherwood T, Wadham A, Rodgers A.

Heart. 2019 Jan;105(1):42-48. doi: 10.1136/heartjnl-2018-313108. Epub 2018 Jun 28.


Patient beliefs and attitudes to taking statins: systematic review of qualitative studies.

Ju A, Hanson CS, Banks E, Korda R, Craig JC, Usherwood T, MacDonald P, Tong A.

Br J Gen Pract. 2018 Jun;68(671):e408-e419. doi: 10.3399/bjgp18X696365.


Australian general practitioners' knowledge, attitudes and practices towards breastfeeding.

Holtzman O, Usherwood T.

PLoS One. 2018 Feb 28;13(2):e0191854. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0191854. eCollection 2018.


How Marginalized Young People Access, Engage With, and Navigate Health-Care Systems in the Digital Age: Systematic Review.

Robards F, Kang M, Usherwood T, Sanci L.

J Adolesc Health. 2018 Apr;62(4):365-381. doi: 10.1016/j.jadohealth.2017.10.018. Epub 2018 Feb 21.


Models of care for co-morbid diabetes and chronic kidney disease.

Lo C, Zimbudzi E, Teede H, Cass A, Fulcher G, Gallagher M, Kerr PG, Jan S, Johnson G, Mathew T, Polkinghorne K, Russell G, Usherwood T, Walker R, Zoungas S.

Nephrology (Carlton). 2018 Aug;23(8):711-717. doi: 10.1111/nep.13232. Review.


Men's perspectives of prostate cancer screening: A systematic review of qualitative studies.

James LJ, Wong G, Craig JC, Hanson CS, Ju A, Howard K, Usherwood T, Lau H, Tong A.

PLoS One. 2017 Nov 28;12(11):e0188258. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0188258. eCollection 2017. Review.


Impact of Sustained Use of a Multifaceted Computerized Quality Improvement Intervention for Cardiovascular Disease Management in Australian Primary Health Care.

Patel B, Peiris D, Usherwood T, Li Q, Harris M, Panaretto K, Zwar N, Patel A.

J Am Heart Assoc. 2017 Oct 24;6(10). pii: e007093. doi: 10.1161/JAHA.117.007093.


Encouraging adherence to long-term medication.

Usherwood T.

Aust Prescr. 2017 Aug;40(4):147-150. doi: 10.18773/austprescr.2017.050. Epub 2017 Aug 1. Review. No abstract available.


Access 3 project protocol: young people and health system navigation in the digital age: a multifaceted, mixed methods study.

Kang M, Robards F, Sanci L, Steinbeck K, Jan S, Hawke C, Kong M, Usherwood T.

BMJ Open. 2017 Aug 7;7(8):e017047. doi: 10.1136/bmjopen-2017-017047.


Utilisation of Medicare-funded schemes for people with cardiovascular disease.

Redfern J, Hyun K, Atkins E, Chow C, Briffa T, Patel B, Zwar N, Usherwood T, Li Q, Patel A, Peiris D.

Aust J Prim Health. 2017 Oct;23(5):482-488. doi: 10.1071/PY16166.


Patient-perceived acceptability and behaviour change benefits of inhaler reminders and adherence feedback: A qualitative study.

Foster JM, Reddel HK, Usherwood T, Sawyer SM, Smith L.

Respir Med. 2017 Aug;129:39-45. doi: 10.1016/j.rmed.2017.05.013. Epub 2017 May 26.


The association between patient activation and self-care practices: A cross-sectional study of an Australian population with comorbid diabetes and chronic kidney disease.

Zimbudzi E, Lo C, Ranasinha S, Kerr PG, Polkinghorne KR, Teede H, Usherwood T, Walker RG, Johnson G, Fulcher G, Zoungas S.

Health Expect. 2017 Dec;20(6):1375-1384. doi: 10.1111/hex.12577. Epub 2017 Jul 4.


Healthcare expenditure on Indigenous and non-Indigenous Australians at high risk of cardiovascular disease.

Angell B, Laba TL, Lung T, Brown A, Eades S, Usherwood T, Peiris D, Billot L, Hillis G, Webster R, Tonkin A, Reid C, Molanus B, Rafter N, Cass A, Patel A, Jan S.

Int J Equity Health. 2017 Jun 23;16(1):108. doi: 10.1186/s12939-017-0610-2.


Efficacy and Safety of Quarter-Dose Blood Pressure-Lowering Agents: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis of Randomized Controlled Trials.

Bennett A, Chow CK, Chou M, Dehbi HM, Webster R, Salam A, Patel A, Neal B, Peiris D, Thakkar J, Chalmers J, Nelson M, Reid C, Hillis GS, Woodward M, Hilmer S, Usherwood T, Thom S, Rodgers A.

Hypertension. 2017 Jul;70(1):85-93. doi: 10.1161/HYPERTENSIONAHA.117.09202. Epub 2017 Jun 5. Review.


Reducing cardiovascular disease risk in diabetes: a randomised controlled trial of a quality improvement initiative.

Chalasani S, Peiris DP, Usherwood T, Redfern J, Neal BC, Sullivan DR, Colagiuri S, Zwar NA, Li Q, Patel A.

Med J Aust. 2017 Jun 5;206(10):436-441.


Examination of an eHealth literacy scale and a health literacy scale in a population with moderate to high cardiovascular risk: Rasch analyses.

Richtering SS, Morris R, Soh SE, Barker A, Bampi F, Neubeck L, Coorey G, Mulley J, Chalmers J, Usherwood T, Peiris D, Chow CK, Redfern J.

PLoS One. 2017 Apr 27;12(4):e0175372. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0175372. eCollection 2017.


Gender inequalities in cardiovascular risk factor assessment and management in primary healthcare.

Hyun KK, Redfern J, Patel A, Peiris D, Brieger D, Sullivan D, Harris M, Usherwood T, MacMahon S, Lyford M, Woodward M.

Heart. 2017 Apr;103(7):492-498. doi: 10.1136/heartjnl-2016-310216. Epub 2017 Mar 1.


Guideline for the diagnosis and management of hypertension in adults - 2016.

Rodgers A, Chow CK, Jackson RT, Patel A, Usherwood T.

Med J Aust. 2017 Feb 20;206(3):141. No abstract available.


Quarter-dose quadruple combination therapy for initial treatment of hypertension: placebo-controlled, crossover, randomised trial and systematic review.

Chow CK, Thakkar J, Bennett A, Hillis G, Burke M, Usherwood T, Vo K, Rogers K, Atkins E, Webster R, Chou M, Dehbi HM, Salam A, Patel A, Neal B, Peiris D, Krum H, Chalmers J, Nelson M, Reid CM, Woodward M, Hilmer S, Thom S, Rodgers A.

Lancet. 2017 Mar 11;389(10073):1035-1042. doi: 10.1016/S0140-6736(17)30260-X. Epub 2017 Feb 10.


eHealth Literacy: Predictors in a Population With Moderate-to-High Cardiovascular Risk.

Richtering SS, Hyun K, Neubeck L, Coorey G, Chalmers J, Usherwood T, Peiris D, Chow CK, Redfern J.

JMIR Hum Factors. 2017 Jan 27;4(1):e4. doi: 10.2196/humanfactors.6217.


Implementation of a consumer-focused eHealth intervention for people with moderate-to-high cardiovascular disease risk: protocol for a mixed-methods process evaluation.

Coorey GM, Neubeck L, Usherwood T, Peiris D, Parker S, Lau AY, Chow C, Panaretto K, Harris M, Zwar N, Redfern J.

BMJ Open. 2017 Jan 11;7(1):e014353. doi: 10.1136/bmjopen-2016-014353.


Predictors of Health-Related Quality of Life in Patients with Co-Morbid Diabetes and Chronic Kidney Disease.

Zimbudzi E, Lo C, Ranasinha S, Gallagher M, Fulcher G, Kerr PG, Russell G, Teede H, Usherwood T, Walker R, Zoungas S.

PLoS One. 2016 Dec 19;11(12):e0168491. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0168491. eCollection 2016.


Self-management in patients with diabetes and chronic kidney disease is associated with incremental benefit in HRQOL.

Zimbudzi E, Lo C, Ranasinha S, Kerr PG, Usherwood T, Cass A, Fulcher GR, Zoungas S.

J Diabetes Complications. 2017 Feb;31(2):427-432. doi: 10.1016/j.jdiacomp.2016.10.027. Epub 2016 Oct 29.


An integrated general practice and pharmacy-based intervention to promote the use of appropriate preventive medications among individuals at high cardiovascular disease risk: protocol for a cluster randomized controlled trial.

Hayek A, Joshi R, Usherwood T, Webster R, Kaur B, Saini B, Armour C, Krass I, Laba TL, Reid C, Shiel L, Hespe C, Hersch F, Jan S, Lo S, Peiris D, Rodgers A, Patel A.

Implement Sci. 2016 Sep 23;11(1):129.


Selection of cognitive tests for trials of therapeutic agents - Authors' reply.

Shilyansky C, Williams LM, Gyurak A, Harris A, Usherwood T, Etkin A.

Lancet Psychiatry. 2016 Jun;3(6):499-500. doi: 10.1016/S2215-0366(16)30097-9. No abstract available.


Identifying health service barriers in the management of co-morbid diabetes and chronic kidney disease in primary care: a mixed-methods exploration.

Lo C, Teede H, Ilic D, Russell G, Murphy K, Usherwood T, Ranasinha S, Zoungas S.

Fam Pract. 2016 Oct;33(5):492-7. doi: 10.1093/fampra/cmw041. Epub 2016 Jun 2.


Primary and tertiary health professionals' views on the health-care of patients with co-morbid diabetes and chronic kidney disease - a qualitative study.

Lo C, Ilic D, Teede H, Fulcher G, Gallagher M, Kerr PG, Murphy K, Polkinghorne K, Russell G, Usherwood T, Walker R, Zoungas S.

BMC Nephrol. 2016 May 18;17(1):50. doi: 10.1186/s12882-016-0262-2.


General practice registrar education beyond the practice: The public health role of general practitioners.

Leeder S, Corbett S, Usherwood T.

Aust Fam Physician. 2016 May;45(5):266-9.


Evaluation of a sexually transmissible infections education program: Lessons for general practice learning.

Reath J, Abbott P, Dadich A, Hosseinzadeh H, Hu W, Kang M, Usherwood T, Murray C, Bourne C.

Aust Fam Physician. 2016 Mar;45(3):123-8.


Effect of antidepressant treatment on cognitive impairments associated with depression: a randomised longitudinal study.

Shilyansky C, Williams LM, Gyurak A, Harris A, Usherwood T, Etkin A.

Lancet Psychiatry. 2016 May;3(5):425-35. doi: 10.1016/S2215-0366(16)00012-2. Epub 2016 Mar 16.


Do polypills lead to neglect of lifestyle risk factors? Findings from an individual participant data meta-analysis among 3140 patients at high risk of cardiovascular disease.

Selak V, Bullen C, Stepien S, Arroll B, Bots M, Bramley D, Cass A, Grobbee D, Hillis GS, Molanus B, Neal B, Patel A, Rafter N, Rodgers A, Thom S, Tonkin A, Usherwood T, Wadham A, Webster R.

Eur J Prev Cardiol. 2016 Sep;23(13):1393-400. doi: 10.1177/2047487316638216. Epub 2016 Mar 4. Review.


A multi-centre open-label randomised non-inferiority trial comparing watchful waiting to antibiotic treatment for acute otitis media without perforation in low-risk urban Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander children (the WATCH trial): study protocol for a randomised controlled trial.

Abbott P, Gunasekera H, Leach AJ, Askew D, Walsh R, Kong K, Girosi F, Bond C, Morris P, Lujic S, Hu W, Usherwood T, Tyson S, Spurling G, Douglas M, Schubert K, Chapman S, Siddiqui N, Murray R, Rabbitt K, Porykali B, Woodall C, Newman T, Reath J.

Trials. 2016 Mar 3;17(1):119. doi: 10.1186/s13063-016-1247-y.


Effectiveness of fixed dose combination medication ('polypills') compared with usual care in patients with cardiovascular disease or at high risk: A prospective, individual patient data meta-analysis of 3140 patients in six countries.

Webster R, Patel A, Selak V, Billot L, Bots ML, Brown A, Bullen C, Cass A, Crengle S, Raina Elley C, Grobbee DE, Neal B, Peiris D, Poulter N, Prabhakaran D, Rafter N, Stanton A, Stepien S, Thom S, Usherwood T, Wadham A, Rodgers A; SPACE Collaboration.

Int J Cardiol. 2016 Feb 15;205:147-156. doi: 10.1016/j.ijcard.2015.12.015. Epub 2015 Dec 14.


Implementing Kanyini GAP, a pragmatic randomised controlled trial in Australia: findings from a qualitative study.

Liu H, Massi L, Eades AM, Howard K, Peiris D, Redfern J, Usherwood T, Cass A, Patel A, Jan S, Laba TL.

Trials. 2015 Sep 23;16:425. doi: 10.1186/s13063-015-0956-y.

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