Professor Sarah Purdy

B Sc, MB BS, M.D.(Lond.), M.P.H.(Harvard), F.R.C.G.P., FRCP, FRCP Edinburgh

  • BS8 1QU

19952020

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Research Output

2020

A qualitative study on conveyance decision-making during emergency call outs to people with dementia: The HOMEWARD project

Voss, S., Brandling, J., Pollard, K., Taylor, H., Black, S., Buswell, M., Cheston, R., Cullum, S., Foster, T., Kirby, K., Prothero, L., Purdy, S., Solway, C. & Benger, J., 29 Jan 2020, In : BMC Emergency Medicine. 20, 1, 9 p., 6 (2020).

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

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Exploring how paramedics are deployed in general practice and the perceived benefits and drawbacks: a mixed methods scoping study

Schofield, B., Voss, S., Proctor, A. N., Benger, J., Coates, D., Kirby, K., Purdy, S. & Booker, M. J., 13 May 2020, In : British Journal of General Practice Open. 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

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Observational cost-effectiveness analysis using routine data: Admission and discharge care bundles for patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease

Dixon, P., Hollingworth, W., Benger, J., Calvert, J., Chalder, M., King, A., MacNeill, S., Morton, K., Sanderson, E. & Purdy, S., 10 Mar 2020, (Accepted/In press) In : PharmacoEconomics - Open.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

Using and implementing care bundles for patients with acute admission for COPD: qualitative study of healthcare professionals' experience in four hospitals in England

Shaw, A., Morton, K., King, A., Chalder, M., Calvert, J., Jenkins, S. & Purdy, S., 25 Mar 2020, In : BMJ Open Respiratory Research. 7, 1

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

2019

Ambulance use for ‘primary care’ problems: an ethnographic study of seeking and providing help in a UK ambulance service

Booker, M. J., Purdy, S., Barnes, R. & Shaw, A. R. G., 10 Oct 2019, In : BMJ Open. 9, 10, 11 p., e033037.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

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An evaluation of 'care bundles' for patients with Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD): a multi-site study in the United Kingdom

Morton, K., MacNeill, S., Sanderson, E., Dixon, P., King, A., Jenkins, S., Metcalfe, C., Shaw, A. R. G., Chalder, M., Benger, J., Hollingworth, W., Calvert, J. & Purdy, S., 30 May 2019, In : BMJ Open Respiratory Research. 6, 1, 10 p., e000425.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

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1 Citation (Scopus)
39 Downloads (Pure)

Barriers to GPs identifying patients at the end-of-life and discussions about their care: a qualitative study

Pocock, L. V., Wye, L., French, L. R. M. & Purdy, S., 1 Oct 2019, In : Family Practice. 36, 5, p. 639-643 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

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2 Citations (Scopus)
96 Downloads (Pure)

Care bundles to reduce re-admissions for patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease: a mixed-methods study

Morton, K., Sanderson, E., Dixon, P., King, A., Jenkins, S., MacNeill, S., Shaw, A. R. G., Metcalfe, C., Chalder, M., Hollingworth, W., Benger, J., Calvert, J. & Purdy, S., 1 Jun 2019, 21 ed. NHS National Institute for Health Research.

Research output: Book/ReportCommissioned report

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Experiences of Ambulatory Care for Frail, Older People and Their Carers During Acute Illness: A Qualitative, Ethnographic Study

Glogowska, M., Cramer, H., Purdy, S., Sarah, P. & Lasserson, D., 1 Oct 2019, In : Journal of the American Medical Directors Association. 20, 10, p. 1344-1347 4 p., p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter (Academic Journal)

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2 Citations (Scopus)
171 Downloads (Pure)
2018

B-type natriuretic peptide-guided therapy for heart failure (HF): a systematic review and meta-analysis of individual participant data (IPD) and aggregate data

Pufulete, M., Maishman, R., Dabner, L., Higgins, J., Rogers, C., Dayer, M., Macleod, J., Purdy, S., Hollingworth, W., Schou, M., Anguita-Sanchez, M., Karlström, P., Kleiner Shochat, M., McDonagh, T., Nightingale, A. & Reeves, B., 31 Jul 2018, In : Systematic Reviews. 7, 21 p., 112.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

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10 Citations (Scopus)
281 Downloads (Pure)

Carer and clinician perceptions of the use of emergency medical services by people with dementia: a qualitative study

Voss, S., Brandling, J., Black, S., Cheston, R., Cullum, S., Iliffe, S., Purdy, S. & Benger, J., 23 Apr 2018, In : Primary Health Care Research and Development. p. 1-4 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

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2 Citations (Scopus)
211 Downloads (Pure)

Community case management and unplanned hospital admissions in patients with heart failure: A systematic review and qualitative evidence synthesis

King, A. J. L., Johnson, R., Cramer, H., Purdy, S. & Huntley, A. L., 1 Jul 2018, In : Journal of Advanced Nursing. 74, 7, p. 1463-1473 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article (Academic Journal)

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2 Citations (Scopus)
214 Downloads (Pure)

Comparison of patient (POEM), observer (EASI, SASSAD, TIS) and corneometry measures of emollient effectiveness in children with eczema: findings from the COMET feasibility trial

Ridd, M. J., Gaunt, D. M., Guy, R. H., Redmond, N. M., Garfield, K., Hollinghurst, S. P., Ball, N., Shaw, L., Purdy, S. & Metcalfe, C., Aug 2018, In : British Journal of Dermatology. 179, 2, p. 362-370 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

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2 Citations (Scopus)
213 Downloads (Pure)

Does practice analysis agree with the ambulatory care sensitive conditions’ list of avoidable unplanned admissions? a cross-sectional study in the East of England

Fleetcroft, R., Hardcastle, A., Steel, N., Price, G. M., Purdy, S., Lipp, A., Myint, P. K. & Howe, A., Apr 2018, In : BMJ Open. 8, 4, 10 p., e020756.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

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2 Citations (Scopus)
197 Downloads (Pure)

Frailty assessment in primary health care and its association with unplanned secondary care use: a rapid review

Davies, B., Baxter, H., Rooney, J., Simons, P., Sephton, A., Purdy, S. & Huntley, A., 9 Jan 2018, In : British Journal of General Practice Open. 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article (Academic Journal)

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3 Citations (Scopus)
234 Downloads (Pure)

General practitioners and emergency departments (GPED)—efficient models of care: a mixed-methods study protocol

Morton, K., Voss, S., Adamson, J., Baxter, H., Bloor, K., Brandling, J., Cowlishaw, S., Doran, T., Gibson, A., Gutacker, N., Liu, D., Purdy, S., Roay, P., Salisbury, C., Scantlebury, A., Vaittinen, A., Watson, R. & Benger, J., Oct 2018, In : BMJ Open. 8, 10, 8 p., e024012.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

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1 Citation (Scopus)
61 Downloads (Pure)

How do people with dementia use the ambulance service? A retrospective study in England: the HOMEWARD project

Voss, S., Brandling, J., Taylor, H., Black, S., Buswell, M., Cheston, R., Cullum, S., Foster, T., Kirby, K., Prothero, L., Purdy, S., Solway, C. & Benger, J., 1 Aug 2018, In : BMJ Open. 8, 7, e022549.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

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1 Citation (Scopus)
200 Downloads (Pure)

Now Gosport: What next?

Pocock, L., Forbes, K., Reid, C. & Purdy, S., 1 Oct 2018, In : British Journal of General Practice. 68, 675, p. 460-461 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial (Academic Journal)

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2 Citations (Scopus)
65 Downloads (Pure)

Primary and secondary health care use before and after introduction of a named GP for older English patients, 2012-2016

Tammes, P., MacKichan, F., Payne, R., Salisbury, C., Purdy, S. & Morris, R., 4 Jul 2018, p. 128-129.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceConference Abstract

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'Primary care sensitive' situations that result in an ambulance attendance: a Conversation Analytic study of UK emergency 999 call recordings

Booker, M., Shaw, A. R. G., Purdy, S. & Barnes, R., Nov 2018, In : BMJ Open. 8, 11, 15 p., e023727.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

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1 Citation (Scopus)
208 Downloads (Pure)
2017
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11 Citations (Scopus)
240 Downloads (Pure)

Calculating hospital length of stay using the Hospital Episode Statistics; a comparison of methodologies

Busby, J., Purdy, S. & Hollingworth, W., 12 May 2017, In : BMC Health Services Research. 17, 1, 8 p., 347.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

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2 Citations (Scopus)
465 Downloads (Pure)

Clinical judgement by primary care physicians for the diagnosis of all-cause dementia or cognitive impairment in symptomatic people

Creavin, S. T., Noel-Storr, A. H., Richard, E., Creavin, A. L., Cullum, S., Ben-Shlomo, Y. & Purdy, S., 19 Feb 2017, In : Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews. 2017, 2, 17 p., CD012558.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

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1 Citation (Scopus)
217 Downloads (Pure)

Continuity of Primary Care and Emergency Hospital Admissions Among Older Patients in England

Tammes, P., Purdy, S., Salisbury, C., MacKichan, F., Lasserson, D. & Morris, R. W., 30 Nov 2017, In : Annals of Family Medicine. 15, 6, p. 515-522 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

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13 Citations (Scopus)
255 Downloads (Pure)
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10 Citations (Scopus)
298 Downloads (Pure)

Exploring the relationship between general practice characteristics and attendance at Walk-in Centres, Minor Injuries Units and Emergency Departments in England 2009/10–2012/2013: a longitudinal study

Tammes, P., Morris, R., Brangan, E., Checkland, K., England, H., Huntley, A., Lasserson, D., MacKichan, F., Salisbury, C., Wye, L. & Purdy, S., 8 Aug 2017, In : BMC Health Services Research. 17, 12 p., 546.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

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1 Citation (Scopus)
419 Downloads (Pure)

Home or hospital for people with dementia and one or more other multimorbidities: What is the potential to reduce avoidable emergency admissions? the HOMEWARD Project Protocol

Voss, S., Black, S., Brandling, J., Buswell, M., Cheston, R., Cullum, S., Kirby, K., Purdy, S., Solway, C., Taylor, H. & Benger, J., 3 Apr 2017, In : BMJ Open. 7, 4, e016651.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

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3 Citations (Scopus)
253 Downloads (Pure)

How do population, general practice and hospital factors influence ambulatory care sensitive admissions: a cross sectional study

Busby, J., Purdy, S. & Hollingworth, W., 25 May 2017, In : BMC Family Practice. 18, 1, 9 p., 67.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

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11 Citations (Scopus)
210 Downloads (Pure)

Opportunities for primary care to reduce hospital admissions: a cross-sectional study of geographical variation

Busby, J., Purdy, S. & Hollingworth, W., Jan 2017, In : British Journal of General Practice. 67, 654, p. e20-e28 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

6 Citations (Scopus)

Seeking ambulance treatment for ‘primary care’ problems: a qualitative systematic review of patient, carer and professional perspectives

Booker, M., Purdy, S. & Shaw, A. R. G., Aug 2017, In : BMJ Open. 7, 8, 12 p., e016832.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

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8 Citations (Scopus)
238 Downloads (Pure)

The role of general practice in reducing unplanned hospital admissions

Busby, J., Hollingworth, W. & Purdy, S., 11 Apr 2017, In : British Journal of Hospital Medicine.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

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The transition to clinical expert: enhanced decision making for children aged less than 5 years attending the paediatric ED with acute respiratory conditions

Bowen, L. E., Shaw, A. R. G., Lyttle, M. D. & Purdy, S., 1 Feb 2017, In : Emergency Medicine Journal. 34, 2, p. 76-81 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

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4 Citations (Scopus)
234 Downloads (Pure)
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4 Citations (Scopus)
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Why do patients seek primary medical care in emergency departments? An ethnographic exploration of access to general practice

MacKichan, F., Brangan, E., Wye, L., Checkland, K., Lasserson, D., Huntley, A., Morris, R., Tammes, P., Salisbury, C. & Purdy, S., 1 Apr 2017, In : BMJ Open. 7, 13 p., 013816.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

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20 Citations (Scopus)
289 Downloads (Pure)
2016

Can continuity of primary care decrease emergency care use? A nested case-control study

Tammes, P., Purdy, S., Salisbury, C., Ridd, M., MacKichan, F., Lasserson, D. & Morris, R., 25 Nov 2016.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceConference Abstract

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Choice of Moisturiser for Eczema Treatment (COMET): feasibility study of a randomised controlled parallel group trial in children recruited from primary care

Ridd, M. J., Garfield, K., Gaunt, D. M., Hollinghurst, S., Redmond, N. M., Powell, K., Wilson, V., Guy, R. H., Ball, N., Shaw, L., Purdy, S. & Metcalfe, C., 16 Nov 2016, In : BMJ Open. 6, 11, 9 p., e012021.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

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12 Citations (Scopus)
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15 Citations (Scopus)
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Electronic palliative care coordinating systems (EPaCCS) may not facilitate home deaths: A mixed methods evaluation of end of life care in two English counties

Wye, L., Lasseter, G., Percival, J., Duncan, L., Simmonds, B. & Purdy, S., 1 Mar 2016, In : Journal of Research in Nursing. 21, 2, p. 96-107 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

12 Citations (Scopus)

Erratum to: Towards improving diagnosis of memory loss in general practice: TIMeLi diagnostic test accuracy study protocol

Creavin, S. T., Cullum, S. J., Haworth, J., Wye, L., Bayer, A., Fish, M., Purdy, S. & Ben-Shlomo, Y., 27 Aug 2016, In : BMC Family Practice. 17, 1, p. 119 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

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Exploring the relationship between general practice characteristics, and attendance at walk-in centres, minor injury units and emergency departments in England 2012/2013: A cross-sectional study

Tammes, P., Morris, R., Brangan, E., Checkland, K., England, H., Huntley, A., Lasserson, D., MacKichan, F., Salisbury, C., Wye, L. & Purdy, S., Oct 2016, In : Emergency Medicine Journal. 33, 10, p. 702-708 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

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11 Citations (Scopus)
256 Downloads (Pure)

Exploring the Relationship between General Practice Characteristics and Attendance at Walk-in Centres, Minor Injuries Units and Emergency Departments in England

Tammes, P., Morris, R., Brangan, E., Checkland, K., England, H., Huntley, A., Lasserson, D., MacKichan, F., Salisbury, C., Wye, L. & Purdy, S., 22 Nov 2016. 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceConference Poster

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Factors associated with hospital deaths in the oldest old: a cross-sectional study

Pocock, L., Ives, A., Pring, A., Verne, J. & Purdy, S., Mar 2016, In : Age and Ageing. 45, 3, p. 372-376 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

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12 Citations (Scopus)
183 Downloads (Pure)

Model-based cost-effectiveness analysis of B-type natriuretic peptide-guided care in patients with heart failure

Mohiuddin, S., Reeves, B., Pufulete, M., Maishman, R., Dayer, M., Macleod, J., McDonagh, T., Purdy, S., Rogers, C. & Hollingworth, W., Dec 2016, In : BMJ Open. 6, 12, 10 p., e014010.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

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8 Citations (Scopus)
298 Downloads (Pure)

"Sometimes we can't fix things": A qualitative study of health care professionals' perceptions of end of life care for patients with heart failure

Glogowska, M., Simmonds, R., McLachlan, S., Cramer, H. A., Sanders, T., Johnson, R., Kadam, U. T., Lasserson, D. S. & Purdy, S., 14 Jan 2016, In : BMC Palliative Care. 15, 1, 10 p., 74.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

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17 Citations (Scopus)
314 Downloads (Pure)
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5 Citations (Scopus)
284 Downloads (Pure)
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14 Citations (Scopus)
364 Downloads (Pure)