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  • A cluster randomised stepped wedge trial to evaluate the effectiveness of a multifaceted information technology-based intervention in reducing high-risk prescribing of non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs and antiplatelets in primary medical care: The DQIP study protocol. 

    Dreischulte, Tobias; Grant, Aileen M.; Donnan, Peter; McCowan, Colin; Davey, Peter; Petrie, Dennis; Treweek, Shaun; Guthrie, Bruce (BioMed Central https://doi.org/10.1186/1748-5908-7-24, 2012-03-23)
    DREISCHULTE, T., GRANT, A., DONNAN, P., MCCOWAN, C., DAVEY, P., PETRIE, D., TREWEEK, S. and GUTHRIE, B. 2012. A cluster randomised stepped wedge trial to evaluate the effectiveness of a multifaceted information technology-based intervention in reducing high-risk prescribing of non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs and antiplatelets in primary medical care: The DQIP study protocol. Implementation science [online], 7, article ID 24. Available from: https://doi.org/10.1186/1748-5908-7-24
    Background - High-risk prescribing of non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) and antiplatelet agents accounts for a significant proportion of hospital admissions due to preventable adverse drug events. The recently ...
  • Pro’s and con’s of the stepped wedge design in cluster randomised trials of quality improvement interventions: two current examples. 

    Dreischulte, Tobias; Grant, Aileen M.; Donnan, Peter; Guthrie, Bruce (BMC https://doi.org/10.1186/1745-6215-14-S1-O87, 2013-11-29)
    DREISCHULTE, T., GRANT, A., DONNAN, P. and GUTHRIE, B. 2013. Pro’s and con’s of the stepped wedge design in cluster randomised trials of quality improvement interventions: two current examples. Trials [online], 14(Supplement 1), Article O87. Available from: https://doi.org/10.1186/1745-6215-14-S1-O87 Originally presented at the 2nd Clinical trials methodology conference 2013: methodology matters, 18-19 November 2013, Edinburgh, UK.
    The stepped wedge design, under which all trial participants receive the intervention but the order in which the intervention is received is randomised, is potentially useful to rigorously evaluate organisational interventions ...
  • Safer prescribing: a trial of education, informatics, and financial incentives. 

    Dreischulte, Tobias; Donnan, Peter; Grant, Aileen M.; Hapca, Adrian; McCowan, Colin; Guthrie, Bruce (Massachusetts Medical Society https://doi.org/10.1056/NEJMsa1508955, 2016-03-17)
    DREISCHULTE, T., DONNAN, P., GRANT, A., HAPCA, A., MCCOWAN, C. and GUTHRIE, B. 2016. Safer prescribing: a trial of education, informatics, and financial incentives. New England journal of medicine [online], 374, pages 1053-1064. Available from: https://doi.org/10.1056/NEJMsa1508955
    Background: - High-risk prescribing and preventable drug-related complications are common in primary care. We evaluated whether the rates of high-risk prescribing by primary care clinicians and the related clinical outcomes ...