- Prolonged school non-attendance in adolescence: a practical approach. Sidebotham, Peter // Archives of Disease in Childhood;May2015, Vol. 100 Issue 5, p508
A letter to the editor are presented in response to the article "Prolonged school non-attendance in adolescence: a practical approach" by S. Hawkrigg and D. N. Payne in the 2014 issue.
- Improving attendance for breast screening among recent non-attenders: a randomised controlled trial of two interventions in primary care. Bankhead, C.; Richards, S. H.; Peters, T. J.; Sharp, D. J.; Hobbs, F. D. R.; Brown, J.; Roberts, L.; Tydeman, C.; Redman, V.; Formby, J.; Wilson, S.; Austoker, J. // Journal of Medical Screening;Jun2001, Vol. 8 Issue 2, p99
Objectives To examine the effectiveness and cost-effectiveness of two primary care based interventions aimed at increasing breast screening uptake for women who had recently failed to attend. Setting 13 General practices with low uptake in the second round of breast screening (below 60%) in...
- Evidence-based psychiatry. Powell, J. A.; Geddes, J. R. // British Journal of Psychiatry;Dec97, Vol. 171, p586
A letter to the editor is presented about the practice of evidence-based psychiatry.
- Letters. Dickens, P; McGuigan, Marie; Peachey, Lois; Pollecoff, Martin; Drouot, John; Nichols, Paul; Collins, Debbie; Whitlock, Sue; Walker, Geoff // Therapy Today;Sep2006, Vol. 17 Issue 7, p21
Several letters to the editor are presented in response to articles published in previous issues. They include "Applying evidence-based practice," in the June 2006 issue and "Delivering CBT," in the June 2006 issue.
- Article on Risk Modeling Addressed Little-Studied Topic. Mahon, Suzanne M.; Grecco, Karen // Oncology Nursing Forum;Jul2005, Vol. 32 Issue 4, p720
Presents a letter to the editor in response to the article "Risk Modeling: Applying Evidence-Based Risk Assessment in Oncology Nursing Practice," by Ropka, Padilla and Gillespie in the 2005 issue of "Oncology Nursing Forum."
- The Author Responds: Article on Risk Modeling Addressed Little-Studied Topic. Ropka, Mary E. // Oncology Nursing Forum;Jul2005, Vol. 32 Issue 4, p720
Presents a response by Mary E. Ropka to a letter to the editor about their article "Risk Modelling: Applying Evidence-Based Risk Assessment in Oncology Nursing Practice," in the 2005 issue of "Oncology Nursing Forum."
- Well informed uncertainties about the effects of treatment. Kemm, John R. // BMJ: British Medical Journal (International Edition);4/24/2004, Vol. 328 Issue 7446, p1018
Presents a letter to the editor mentioning "evidence based" review, "evidence based policy," and "best practice" in decision making in therapeutics.
- Patient attendance. Nute, S.J. // British Dental Journal;11/22/2003, Vol. 195 Issue 10, p550
Presents a letter to the editor of "British Dental Journal" recommending an alternative to that described in the article by Can et al, "The use of postal reminders to reduce non-attendance at an orthodontic clinic: A randomised controlled trial".
- Effect on hospital attendance rates of giving patients a copy of their referral letter: Randomised controlled trial. Hamilton, William // BMJ: British Medical Journal (International Edition);05/22/99, Vol. 318 Issue 7195, p1392
Presents information on a study that investigated whether sending patients a copy of their referral letter can reduce non-attendance at outpatients departments. Subjects and methods; Results; Discussion.
- Improving attendance in psychiatric outpatient clinics by using reminders. Kunigiri, Girish; Gajebasia, Niman; Sallah, David // Journal of Telemedicine & Telecare;Dec2014, Vol. 20 Issue 8, p464
We compared non-attendance rates at follow-up appointments in an adult psychiatry outpatient clinic using three different reminder methods: letters, telephone prompts and text message reminders. Two of the three strategies resulted in a significant increase in the rate of attendance. Reminder...