Journal of Evaluation in Clinical Practice

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Early View (Online Version of Record published before inclusion in an issue)

Edited By: Andrew Miles

Impact Factor: 1.084

ISI Journal Citation Reports © Ranking: 2014: 20/24 (Medical Informatics); 71/89 (Health Care Sciences & Services); 85/153 (Medicine General & Internal)

Online ISSN: 1365-2753


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  1. Original Articles

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      Improving detection of familial hypercholesterolaemia in primary care using electronic audit and nurse-led clinics

      Peter Green, Dermot Neely, Steve E. Humphries, the Medway FH Audit Steering Committee, Tanya Saunders, Val Gray, Louise Gordon, Jules Payne, Slade Carter, Clare Neuwirth, Alan Rees and Hazel Gallagher

      Article first published online: 26 NOV 2015 | DOI: 10.1111/jep.12481

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      Double checking: a second look

      Tanya Hewitt, Samia Chreim and Alan Forster

      Article first published online: 16 NOV 2015 | DOI: 10.1111/jep.12468

    3. Linking medical faculty stress/burnout to willingness to implement medical school curriculum change: a preliminary investigation

      Zeinab Arvandi, Amirhossein Emami, Nazila Zarghi, Seyed Mohammad Alavinia, Mandana Shirazi and Sagar V. Parikh

      Article first published online: 13 NOV 2015 | DOI: 10.1111/jep.12439

    4. Evaluating factors associated with implementing evidence-based practice in nursing

      Jamileh Farokhzadian, Reza Khajouei and Leila Ahmadian

      Article first published online: 13 NOV 2015 | DOI: 10.1111/jep.12480

    5. Adding value through pharmacy validation: a safety and cost perspective

      Sara Ibáñez-Garcia, Carmen Guadalupe Rodriguez-Gonzalez, Maria Luisa Martin-Barbero, Maria Sanjurjo-Saez, Ana Herranz-Alonso and On behalf of iPharma

      Article first published online: 10 NOV 2015 | DOI: 10.1111/jep.12466

    6. The use of mobile smart devices and medical apps in the family practice setting

      Hakan Yaman, Erdinç Yavuz, Adem Er, Ramazan Vural, Yalçin Albayrak, Ahmet Yardimci and Özcan Asilkan

      Article first published online: 10 NOV 2015 | DOI: 10.1111/jep.12476

  2. Systematic Reviews

  3. Original Articles

    1. Assessing safety culture in NICU: psychometric properties of the Italian version of Safety Attitude Questionnaire and result implications

      Alessandra Zenere, M. Elisabetta Zanolin, Roberta Negri, Francesca Moretti, Mario Grassi and Stefano Tardivo

      Article first published online: 23 OCT 2015 | DOI: 10.1111/jep.12472

    2. ‘Now I use words like asymmetry and unstable’: nurses' experiences in using a standardized assessment for motor performance within routine child health care

      Kine Johansen, Steven Lucas, Pär Bokström, Kristina Persson, Karin Sonnander, Margaretha Magnusson and Anna Sarkadi

      Article first published online: 22 OCT 2015 | DOI: 10.1111/jep.12459

  4. Special Issue

  5. Original Articles

    1. Self-reported post-operative recovery in children: development of an instrument

      Ann-Cathrine Bramhagen, Mats Eriksson, Elisabeth Ericsson, Ulrica Nilsson, Sue Harden and Ewa Idvall

      Article first published online: 13 OCT 2015 | DOI: 10.1111/jep.12451

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    3. Responding to cough presentations: an interview study with Cambodian pharmacies participating in a National Tuberculosis Referral Program

      Carolyn A. Bell, Koeut Pichenda, Jenni Ilomäki, Gregory J. Duncan, Mao Tan Eang and Bandana Saini

      Article first published online: 8 OCT 2015 | DOI: 10.1111/jep.12467

    4. Statin prescribing according to gender, age and indication: what about the benefit–risk balance?

      Helle Wallach-Kildemoes, Henrik Stovring, Ebba Holme Hansen, Kenneth Howse and Hálfdán Pétursson

      Article first published online: 8 OCT 2015 | DOI: 10.1111/jep.12462

    5. Polypharmacy and potentially inappropriate prescriptions identified by Beers and STOPP criteria in co-morbid older patients at hospital discharge

      Klejda Hudhra, Marta García-Caballos, Eloisa Casado-Fernandez, Besnik Jucja, Driton Shabani and Aurora Bueno-Cavanillas

      Article first published online: 24 SEP 2015 | DOI: 10.1111/jep.12452

    6. Combining training in knowledge translation with quality improvement reduced 30-day heart failure readmissions in a community hospital: a case study

      Peter Wyer, Zorica Stojanovic, Jonathan A. Shaffer, Mitzy Placencia, Kathleen Klink, Michael J. Fosina, Susan X. Lin, Beth Barron and Ian D. Graham

      Article first published online: 24 SEP 2015 | DOI: 10.1111/jep.12450

    7. Mentoring and supervising clinical pharmacist students at patients' bedside: which benefits?

      Charlotte Rouzaud-Laborde, Léa Damery, Philippe Cestac, Brigitte Sallerin and Pauline Calvet

      Article first published online: 24 SEP 2015 | DOI: 10.1111/jep.12444

  6. Personal View

  7. Original Articles

    1. Identification and description of controlled clinical trials published in Physiotherapy journals in Spain

      Maitane Turrillas, Mercè Sitjà-Rabert, Hector Pardo, Jordi Vilaró Casamitjana, Azahara Fort-Vanmeerhaeghe, Antonio Morral Fernández, Maria Àngels Cebrià i Iranzo and Xavier Bonfill Cosp

      Article first published online: 14 SEP 2015 | DOI: 10.1111/jep.12441

    2. Evidence-based medicine meets person centred care: a collaborative perspective on the relationship

      Amy I. Price, Ben Djulbegovic, Rakesh Biswas and Pranab Chatterjee

      Article first published online: 10 SEP 2015 | DOI: 10.1111/jep.12434

    3. Perspectives of orthopaedic surgeons on patients' appropriateness for total joint arthroplasty: a qualitative study

      Lucy Frankel, Claudia Sanmartin, Gillian Hawker, Carolyn De Coster, Michael Dunbar, Eric Bohm and Tom Noseworthy

      Article first published online: 8 SEP 2015 | DOI: 10.1111/jep.12449

    4. Quality assessment of acute viral bronchiolitis clinical practice guidelines

      Carlos E. Rodriguez-Martinez, Monica P. Sossa-Briceño and Ranniery Acuña-Cordero

      Article first published online: 8 SEP 2015 | DOI: 10.1111/jep.12446

    5. Diabetes and depression: does worsening control of diabetes lead to poorer depression outcomes?

      Kurt Angstman, Robert T. Flinchbaugh, Katherine Flinchbaugh, Matthew R. Meunier and Gregory L. Angstman

      Article first published online: 24 AUG 2015 | DOI: 10.1111/jep.12443

    6. Indicators based on registers and administrative data for breast cancer: routine evaluation of oncologic care pathway can be implemented

      Anita Andreano, Emanuela Anghinoni, Mariangela Autelitano, Aldo Bellini, Maurizio Bersani, Sabrina Bizzoco, Luca Cavalieri d'Oro, Adriano Decarli, Silvia Lucchi, Salvatore Mannino, Emerico Panciroli, Paola Rebora, Magda Rognoni, Giuseppe Sampietro, Marco Villa, Carlo Zocchetti, Alberto Zucchi, Maria Grazia Valsecchi, Antonio Giampiero Russo and on behalf of the OSSERVA Working Group

      Article first published online: 20 AUG 2015 | DOI: 10.1111/jep.12436

  8. Commentaries

  9. Original Articles

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      Safety climate in English general practices: workload pressures may compromise safety

      Brian G. Bell, David Reeves, Kate Marsden and Anthony Avery

      Article first published online: 16 AUG 2015 | DOI: 10.1111/jep.12437

  10. Personal View

  11. Special Issue

  12. Original Articles

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      The impact of persistence with bisphosphonates on health resource utilization and fracture risk in the UK: a study of patient records from the UK Clinical Practice Research Datalink

      Samara Ferguson, Maurille Feudjo Tepie, Andrew Taylor, Andrew Roddam, Cathy Critchlow, Mazhar Iqbal, Leslie Spangler and Jonathan Bayly

      Article first published online: 16 AUG 2015 | DOI: 10.1111/jep.12422

    2. Structure, importance and recording of therapeutic information in the medical record: a multicentre observational study

      Jelle Tichelaar, Robert J. van Unen, David J. Brinkman, Pieter H.M. Fluitman, Michiel A. van Agtmael, Theo P.G.M. de Vries and Milan C. Richir

      Article first published online: 12 AUG 2015 | DOI: 10.1111/jep.12432

    3. The role of evidence analysts in creating nutrition management guidelines for inherited metabolic disorders

      Yetsa Osara, Kathryn Coakley, Alana Aisthorpe, Adrya Stembridge, Meghan Quirk, Patricia L Splett, Fran Rohr and Rani H. Singh

      Article first published online: 12 AUG 2015 | DOI: 10.1111/jep.12428

    4. A population management system for improving colorectal cancer screening in a primary care setting

      Charlotte A. Wu, Amara L. Mulder, Adrian H. Zai, Yuanshan Hu, Manuela Costa, Lori Wiviott Tishler, John R. Saltzman, Andrew L. Ellner and Asaf Bitton

      Article first published online: 11 AUG 2015 | DOI: 10.1111/jep.12427

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      Adapting a large database of point of care summarized guidelines: a process description

      Nicolas Delvaux, Stijn Van de Velde, Bert Aertgeerts, Martine Goossens, Benjamin Fauquert, Ilka Kunnamo and Paul Van Royen

      Article first published online: 7 AUG 2015 | DOI: 10.1111/jep.12426

    6. Assessing adherence to guidelines with administrative data in psychiatric outpatients

      Esther van Fenema, Erik Giltay, Martijn van Noorden, Albert van Hemert and Frans Zitman

      Article first published online: 30 JUL 2015 | DOI: 10.1111/jep.12414

    7. Optimizing the pre-referral workup for gastroenterology and hepatology specialty care: consensus using the Delphi method

      Chanda K. Ho, Christy K. Boscardin, Nathaniel Gleason, Don Collado, Jonathan Terdiman, Norah A. Terrault and Ralph Gonzales

      Article first published online: 30 JUL 2015 | DOI: 10.1111/jep.12429

  13. Personal View

  14. Original Articles

    1. Evidence-based practice in physical therapy in Austria: current state and factors associated with EBP engagement

      Gudrun Diermayr, Herbert Schachner, Margit Eidenberger, Monika Lohkamp and Nancy M. Salbach

      Article first published online: 21 JUL 2015 | DOI: 10.1111/jep.12415

    2. Use and reporting of restricted randomization: a review

      Ruchi Higham, Puvan Tharmanathan and Yvonne Birks

      Article first published online: 21 JUL 2015 | DOI: 10.1111/jep.12408

  15. Personal View

    1. Much ado about omics: welcome to ‘the permutome’

      Spencer G. Livingstone, Maxwell J. Smith, Diego S. Silva and Ross E.G. Upshur

      Article first published online: 6 JUL 2015 | DOI: 10.1111/jep.12406

  16. Original Articles

    1. Rapid evidence assessment: increasing the transparency of an emerging methodology

      Tracey Varker, David Forbes, Lisa Dell, Adele Weston, Tracy Merlin, Stephanie Hodson and Meaghan O'Donnell

      Article first published online: 29 JUN 2015 | DOI: 10.1111/jep.12405

    2. A provincial adaptation of clinical practice guidelines for depression in primary care: a case illustration of the ADAPTE method

      Pasquale Roberge, Louise Fournier, Hélène Brouillet, André Delorme, Clément Beaucage, Rodrigue Côté, Pierre Demers, Michel Gervais, France Laflamme, Louise Latulippe, André Marchand, Simon Patry, Suzanne Pelchat, Martin D. Provencher, Jean-Rémy Provost, David Robitaille and Anne-Marie Cloutier

      Article first published online: 17 JUN 2015 | DOI: 10.1111/jep.12404

    3. Medication reconciliation at admission to surgical departments

      Lorena González-García, Antonio Salmerón-García, MªAngeles García-Lirola, Susana Moya-Roldán, Susana Belda-Rustarazo and José Cabeza-Barrera

      Article first published online: 17 JUN 2015 | DOI: 10.1111/jep.12403

  17. Personal View

  18. Original Articles

    1. Outcomes of clinical decision support (CDS) and correlates of CDS use for home care patients with high medication regimen complexity: a randomized trial

      Margaret V. McDonald, Penny H. Feldman, Yolanda Barrón-Vayá, Timothy R. Peng, Sridevi Sridharan and Liliana E. Pezzin

      Article first published online: 26 MAY 2015 | DOI: 10.1111/jep.12383

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      Application of systems thinking: 12-month postintervention evaluation of a complex health system intervention in Zambia: the case of the BHOMA

      Wilbroad Mutale, Helen Ayles, Virginia Bond, Namwinga Chintu, Roma Chilengi, Margaret Tembo Mwanamwenge, Angela Taylor, Neil Spicer and Dina Balabanova

      Article first published online: 26 MAY 2015 | DOI: 10.1111/jep.12354

    3. Test ordering in an evidence free zone: Rates and associations of Australian general practice trainees’ vitamin D test ordering

      Amanda Tapley, Parker Magin, Simon Morgan, Kim Henderson, John Scott, Allison Thomson, Neil Spike, Lawrie McArthur, Mieke van Driel, Patrick McElduff and Billie Bonevski

      Article first published online: 25 MAY 2015 | DOI: 10.1111/jep.12322

    4. Clinical practice in line with evidence? A survey among primary care physiotherapists in western Sweden

      Susanne Bernhardsson, Birgitta Öberg, Kajsa Johansson, Per Nilsen and Maria E. H. Larsson

      Article first published online: 19 MAY 2015 | DOI: 10.1111/jep.12380

    5. Medicine's perception of reality – a split picture: critical reflections on apparent anomalies within the biomedical theory of science

      Anna Luise Kirkengen, Tor-Johan Ekeland, Linn Getz, Irene Hetlevik, Edvin Schei, Elling Ulvestad and Arne Johan Vetlesen

      Article first published online: 13 MAY 2015 | DOI: 10.1111/jep.12369

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  20. Original Articles

    1. Development of theory-based knowledge translation interventions to facilitate the implementation of evidence-based guidelines on the early management of adults with traumatic spinal cord injury

      Mélanie Bérubé, Martin Albert, Jean-Marc Chauny, Damien Contandriopoulos, Anne DuSablon, Sébastien Lacroix, Annick Gagné, Élise Laflamme, Nathalie Boutin, Stéphane Delisle, Anne-Marie Pauzé and Jean-Marc MacThiong

      Article first published online: 31 MAR 2015 | DOI: 10.1111/jep.12342

    2. A qualitative study of the relationship between the Scottish Medicines Consortium and their clinical experts

      Rosemary Newham, Emma Dunlop Corcoran, James W. Dear, Sharon Hems, Stuart McTaggart and Marion Bennie

      Article first published online: 23 MAR 2015 | DOI: 10.1111/jep.12325

  21. Systematic Reviews

  22. Original Articles

    1. Chaos to complexity: leveling the playing field for measuring value in primary care

      William P. Moran, Jingwen Zhang, Mulugeta Gebregziabher, Elisha L. Brownfield, Kimberly S. Davis, Andrew D. Schreiner, Brent M. Egan, Raymond S. Greenberg, T. Rogers Kyle III, Justin E. Marsden, Sarah J. Ball and Patrick D. Mauldin

      Article first published online: 4 FEB 2015 | DOI: 10.1111/jep.12298

    2. Collectivity, evil and the dynamics of moral value

      Joel Backström and Hannes Nykänen

      Article first published online: 2 FEB 2015 | DOI: 10.1111/jep.12311

    3. Living with chronicity and complexity: Lessons for redesigning case management from patients' life stories – A qualitative study

      Jose Miguel Morales-Asencio, Francisco Javier Martin-Santos, Shakira Kaknani, Juan Carlos Morilla-Herrera, Magdalena Cuevas Fernández-Gallego, Silvia García-Mayor, Álvaro León-Campos and Isabel María Morales-Gil

      Article first published online: 26 DEC 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/jep.12300

  23. Complexity Forum Special Issue

    1. The Affordable Care Act: a case study for understanding and applying complexity concepts to health care reform

      D. Justin Larkin, R. Chad Swanson, Spencer Fuller and Denis A. Cortese

      Article first published online: 4 NOV 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/jep.12271

  24. Original Articles

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    2. Diagnosis – the limiting focus of taxonomy

      Joachim P. Sturmberg and Carmel M. Martin

      Article first published online: 18 FEB 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/jep.12113


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