Professor Colin McCowan

  • Professor of Health Informatics (Robertson Centre for Biostatistics)
  • Associate (School of Medicine, Dentistry & Nursing)

Research interests

Professor McCowan has research interests in the use of existing routine data within epidemiological studies and in the support of clinical trials and other research methods. He has an interest in the provisioning of data for research and the Robertson Centre jointly runs the West of Scotland Safe Haven with NHS Greater Glasgow and Clyde, providing access to routine clinical data for research.  He leads the capacity building work stream of the Farr Institute and has published widely in the epidemiological and clinical medicine literature.


Grants

Grants and Awards listed are those received whilst working with the University of Glasgow.

  • I-CAIRD: Industrial Centre for AI Research in Digital Diagnostics
    Innovate UK
    2018 - 2021
     
  • Chronic pain in the context of multimorbidity
    Versus Arthritis
    2018 - 2021
     
  • Identifying risk factors and treatment options that influence outcomes for patients admitted to hospital with COPD or Congestive Heart Failure
    Scottish Government
    2018 - 2018
     
  • Learning disabilities - The Scottish Learning Disabilities Observatory
    Scottish Government
    2018 - 2022
     
  • Leveraging the 25 year follow-up of the WOSCOPS trial
    Chief Scientist Office
    2018 - 2018
     
  • Older parent carers health and its reciprocal effect on their ageing offspring with intellectual disabilities: a record linkage study
    Baily Thomas Charitable Fund
    2018 - 2019
     
  • Mental Health Data Pathfinder
    Medical Research Council
    2018 - 2020
     
  • Using a comparative One Health approach to investigate the structural basis of antigenic variation among human and avian influenza viruses
    Medical Research Council
    2017 - 2020
     
  • A machine learning approach to understanding comorbidity between mental and physical health conditions
    Medical Research Council
    2017 - 2020
     
  • Assessing outcomes in stroke patients with atrial fibrillation using the Scottish Stroke Care Audit
    Pfizer
    2016 - 2018
     
  • Glasgow Molecular Pathology (GMP) Node
    Medical Research Council
    2015 - 2019
     
  • Is statin use associated with care-home admission: Describing care-home admission as a novel study "outcome" using long term follow up of trial participants and screenees
    Chief Scientist Office
    2015 - 2017
     
  • Mapping the incidence and outcomes of acute kidney injury associated with angiotensin converting enzyme inhibitors using prescribing records
    Chief Scientist Office
    2015 - 2016
     
  • What can we learn about how to improve uptake of bowel cancer screening from higher rates of uptake in breast and cervical screening programmes?
    Cancer Research UK
    2015 - 2017
     
  • ...the Football Fans in Training follow up RCT (full title in Abstract)
    National Institute for Health Research
    2015 - 2017
     
  • Enabling Stratified Medicine in Early Rheumatoid Arthritis - predicting methotrexate (MTX) response and toxicity using an integrated polyomic approach (PROMISERA)
    Scottish Funding Council
    2014 - 2018
     
  • Norovirus outbreaks in care settings - identifying the index cases
    Scottish Government
    2013 - 2014
     
  • Antimicrobial prescribing for urinary tract infection in the community: its effect on bacterial resistance and clinical outcome
    Scottish Government
    2013 - 2014
     
  • Case control study to identify the risk factors for the development of S aureus and E coli bacteraemias within NHS Scotland
    Scottish Government
    2013 - 2014
     
  • The Scottish eHealth Informatics Research Centre (E-HIRCs).
    Medical Research Council
    2013 - 2018
     
  • Data-Driven Quality Improvement in Primary Care
    Chief Scientist Office
    2012 - 2014
     
  • Scottish infection research network (SIRN) administration
    Scottish Government
    2012 - 2020
     
  • Stratified Medicine Phase One: Clinical Hubs - March 2011
    Cancer Research UK
    2011 - 2015
     
  • EHR4CR
    European Commission
    2011 - 2015
     

Supervision

  • Henderson, David
    Health inequalities and multimorbidity: exploiting administrative data to understand the role of social care
  • Jamieson, Michelle
    Health barriers and educational enablers for the return to employment

Publications

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Number of items: 84.

2018

Burton, J. K. , Papworth, R., Haig, C. , McCowan, C. , Ford, I. , Stott, D. J. and Quinn, T. J. (2018) Statin use is not associated with future long-term care admission - extended follow-up of two randomised controlled trials. Drugs and Aging, 35(7), pp. 657-663. (doi:10.1007/s40266-018-0560-4) (PMID:29916140)

Findlay, I., Morris, T., Zhang, R. , Mccowan, C. , Shield, S., Forbes, B., McConnachie, A. , Mangion, K. and Berry, C. (2018) Linking hospital patient records for suspected or established acute coronary syndrome in a complex secondary care system: a proof-of-concept e-registry in NHS Scotland. European Heart Journal: Quality of Care and Clinical Outcomes, 4(3), pp. 155-167. (doi:10.1093/ehjqcco/qcy007) (PMID:29462281) (PMCID:PMC6030982)

Gray, C. M. et al. (2018) Long-term weight loss following a randomised controlled trial of a weight management programme for men delivered through professional football clubs: the Football Fans in Training follow-up study. Public Health Research, 6(9), (doi:10.3310/phr06090) (PMID:30035935)

Gray, C. M. et al. (2018) Long-term weight loss trajectories following participation in a randomised controlled trial of a weight management programme for men delivered through professional football clubs: A longitudinal cohort study and economic evaluation. International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity, 15, 60. (doi:10.1186/s12966-018-0683-3) (PMID:29954449) (PMCID:29954449)

Van de Velde, S., Kunnamo, I., Roshanov, P., Kortteisto, T., Aertgeerts, B., Vandvik, P. O., Flottorp, S. and GUIDES expert panel, (2018) The GUIDES checklist: development of a tool to improve the successful use of guideline-based computerised clinical decision support. Implementation Science, 13, 86. (doi:10.1186/s13012-018-0772-3) (PMID:29941007) (PMCID:PMC6019508)

Henderson, D., Bailey, N. , McCowan, C. and Mercer, S. (2018) Validation of the Scottish Social Care Survey using data from Renfrewshire Council. International Journal of Population Data Science, 3(2), 003. (doi:10.23889/ijpds.v3i2.471)

Leslie, K.H., McCowan, C. and Pell, J.P. (2018) Adherence to cardiovascular medication: a review of systematic reviews. Journal of Public Health, (doi:10.1093/pubmed/fdy088) (PMID:29850883) (Early Online Publication)

2017

Kotzur, M. , Wyke, S. , Macdonald, S. , Steele, R., Weller, D., Campbell, C., Crighton, E., Mccowan, C. and Robb, K. (2017) Strategies to Increase Bowel Screening Uptake: a Focus Group Study of Non-participants. UK Society for Behavioural Medicine Annual Scientific Meeting, Liverpool, United Kingdom, 13-14 Dec 2017. (Unpublished)

Scott, P., Cornet, R., McCowan, C. and Peek, N. (2017) Addendum to Informatics for Health 2017: Advancing both science and practice. Journal of Innovation in Health Informatics, 24(3), pp. 291-310. (doi:10.14236/jhi.v24i3.969) (PMID:29121853)

Packard, C. J., Young, R., Ross, K., Ford, I. , Ambegaonkar, B. M., Brudi, P. and McCowan, C. (2017) Modelling total coronary heart disease burden and long-term benefit of cholesterol lowering in middle aged men with and without a history of cardiovascular disease. European Heart Journal: Quality of Care and Clinical Outcomes, 3(4), pp. 281-288. (doi:10.1093/ehjqcco/qcx012) (PMID:29044395)

Stewart, K., Matthews, L. , Scott, E. M. , Husmeier, D. and Mccowan, C. (2017) Preliminary Investigation of the Influences on Antimicrobial Resistance. RSS 2017 Annual Conference, Glasgow, Scotland, 04-07 Sep 2017.

Kotzur, M. , Wyke, S. , Macdonald, S. , Steele, R., Weller, D., Campbell, C., Crighton, E., Mccowan, C. and Robb, K. (2017) Involving Future Users in Developing Cancer Screening Interventions: a Case Study. European Health Psychology Society Conference 2017, Padova, Italy, 29 Aug - 02 Sep 2017. (Unpublished)

Scott, P. J., Cornet, R., McCowan, C. , Peek, N., Fraccaro, P., Geifman, N., Gude, W. T., Hulme, W., Martin, G. P. and Williams, R. (2017) Informatics for Health 2017: Advancing both science and practice. Journal of Innovation in Health Informatics, 24(1), (doi:10.14236/jhi.v24i1.939) (PMID:28665785)

Sullivan, F.M. et al. (2017) Detection in blood of autoantibodies to tumour antigens as a case-finding method in lung cancer using the EarlyCDT®-Lung Test (ECLS): study protocol for a randomized controlled trial. BMC Cancer, 17, 187. (doi:10.1186/s12885-017-3175-y) (PMID:28284200) (PMCID:PMC5346215)

Maclay, J. D., Farley, J. M.B., McCowan, C. , Tweed, C. and Milroy, R. (2017) Obtaining tissue diagnosis in lung cancer patients with poor performance status and its influence on treatment and survival. Respiratory Medicine, 124, pp. 30-35. (doi:10.1016/j.rmed.2017.01.002) (PMID:28284318)

Jani, B. D. , Boachie, C., McCowan, C. , Barry, S. J.E. , Cavanagh, J. and Mair, F. S. (2017) Relationship of depression screening in cardiometabolic disease with vascular events and mortality: findings from a large primary care cohort with 4 years follow-up. European Heart Journal: Quality of Care and Clinical Outcomes, 3(1), pp. 61-73. (doi:10.1093/ehjqcco/qcw045) (PMID:28927181)

Randell, R., Cornet, R., McCowan, C. , Peek, N. and Scott, P. J. (Eds.) (2017) Informatics for Health: Connected Citizen-Led Wellness and Population Health. Series: Studies in health technology and informatics. IOS Press: Amsterdam. ISBN 9781614997528

2016

Kotzur, M. , Wyke, S. , Macdonald, S. , Steele, R., Weller, D., Campbell, C., Crighton, E., Mccowan, C. and Robb, K. (2016) Improving Bowel Screening Uptake: Lessons from Higher Uptake of Breast and Cervical Screening. UK Society for Behavioural Medicine 12th Annual Scientific Meeting, Cardiff, Wales, 01-02 Dec 2016. (Unpublished)

Wells, M., Swartzman, S., Lang, H., Cunningham, M., Taylor, L., Thomson, J., Philp, J. and Mccowan, C. (2016) Predictors of quality of life in head and neck cancer survivors up to 5 years after end of treatment: a cross-sectional survey. Supportive Care in Cancer, 24(6), pp. 2463-2472. (doi:10.1007/s00520-015-3045-6) (PMID:26660345)

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, 374(11), pp. 1053-1064. (doi:10.1056/NEJMsa1508955) (PMID:26981935)

Ford, I. , Murray, H., Mccowan, C. and Packard, C. J. (2016) Long term safety and efficacy of lowering LDL cholesterol with statin therapy: 20-year follow-up of West of Scotland coronary prevention study. Circulation, 133(11), pp. 1073-1080. (doi:10.1161/CIRCULATIONAHA.115.019014) (PMID:26864092) (PMCID:PMC4894764)

Curran, E. T., Wilson, J., Haig, C. , Mccowan, C. , Leanord, A. and Loveday, H. (2016) The where is norovirus control lost (WINCL) study: an enhanced surveillance project to identify norovirus index cases in care settings in the UK and Ireland. Journal of Infection Prevention, 17(1), pp. 8-14. (doi:10.1177/1757177415613133)

Kotzur, M. , Wyke, S. , Macdonald, S. , Steele, R., Weller, D., Campbell, C., Crighton, E., Mccowan, C. and Robb, K. (2016) ‘Not that one’: Understanding why women screen for breast and cervical, but not bowel cancer. European Health Psychologist, 18(Supp.), p. 492.

2015

Kotzur, M. , Wyke, S. , Macdonald, S. , Steele, R., Weller, D., Campbell, C., Crighton, E., Mccowan, C. and Robb, K. (2015) Work in Progress: What Can We Learn About How to Improve Uptake of Bowel Cancer Screening From Higher Rates of Uptake in Breast and Cervical Screening Programmes? UK Society for Behavioural Medicine 11th Annual Scientific Meeting, Newcastle, UK, 08-09 Dec 2015. (Unpublished)

Jani, B. D. , Purves, D., Barry, S. J.E. , Mccowan, C. , Cavanagh, J. and Mair, F. S. (2015) The effects of anti-depressants on depression symptom scores at 12 months follow-up in patients with cardiometabolic disease: results from a large primary care cohort. Journal of Family Medicine and Primary Care, 4(3), pp. 373-379. (doi:10.4103/2249-4863.161324)

Treweek, S., Dryden, R., McCowan, C. , Harrow, A. and Thompson, A. M. (2015) Do participants in adjuvant breast cancer trials reflect the breast cancer patient population? European Journal of Cancer, 51(8), pp. 907-914. (doi:10.1016/j.ejca.2015.01.064) (PMID:25861898)

Parkinson, L. et al. (2015) Anticholinergic burden in older women: not seeing the wood for the trees. Medical Journal of Australia, 202(2), pp. 91-4. (PMID:25627741)

Baldacchino, A., Arbuckle, K., Petrie, D. J. and Mccowan, C. (2015) Erratum: neurobehavioral consequences of chronic intrauterine opioid exposure in infants and preschool children: a systematic review and meta-analysis. BMC Psychiatry, 15, 134. (doi:10.1186/s12888-015-0438-5) (PMID:26108949) (PMCID:PMC4479073)

Mccowan, C. , Thomson, E., Szmigielski, C. A., Kalra, D., Sullivan, F. M., Prokosch, H.-U., Dugas, M. and Ford, I. (2015) Using electronic health records to support clinical trials: a report on stakeholder engagement for EHR4CR. BioMed Research International, 2015, 707891. (doi:10.1155/2015/707891) (PMID:26539523) (PMCID:PMC4619877)

2014

Mccowan, C. and Ford, I. (2014) Commentary on Vickers. Clinical Trials, 11(6), pp. 624-625. (doi:10.1177/1740774514553483) (PMID:25389226)

Baldacchino, A., Arbuckle, K., Petrie, D. J. and McCowan, C. (2014) Neurobehavioral consequences of chronic intrauterine opioid exposure in infants and preschool children: a systematic review and meta-analysis. BMC Psychiatry, 14(1), p. 104. (doi:10.1186/1471-244X-14-104)

Fraser, D. M., Sullivan, F. M., Thompson, A. M. and McCowan, C. (2014) Aspirin use and survival after the diagnosis of breast cancer: a population-based cohort study. British Journal of Cancer, 111(3), pp. 623-627. (doi:10.1038/bjc.2014.264)

Harrow, A., Dryden, R., McCowan, C. , Radley, A., Parsons, M., Thompson, A. M. and Wells, M. (2014) A hard pill to swallow: a qualitative study of women's experiences of adjuvant endocrine therapy for breast cancer. BMJ Open, 4(6), e005285. (doi:10.1136/bmjopen-2014-005285)

2013

Morgan, R.M., Steele, R.J.C., Nabi, G. and Mccowan, C. (2013) Socioeconomic variation and prostate specific antigen testing in the community: a United Kingdom based population study. Journal of Urology, 190(4), pp. 1207-1212. (doi:10.1016/j.juro.2013.04.044)

Mccowan, C. , Donnan, P.T., Munro, A.J. and Steele, R.J.C. (2013) Response to letter commenting on paper EJC-D-12-01401: use of aspirin post-diagnosis in a cohort of patients with colorectal cancer and its association with all-cause and colorectal cancer specific mortality. European Journal of Cancer, 49(9), p. 2273. (doi:10.1016/j.ejca.2013.03.012)

Makubate, B., Donnan, P.T., Dewar, J.A., Thompson, A.M. and Mccowan, C. (2013) Cohort study of adherence to adjuvant endocrine therapy, breast cancer recurrence and mortality. British Journal of Cancer, 108(7), pp. 1515-1524. (doi:10.1038/bjc.2013.116)

McCowan, C. , Munro, A.J., Donnan, P.T. and Steele, R.J.C. (2013) Use of aspirin post-diagnosis in a cohort of patients with colorectal cancer and its association with all-cause and colorectal cancer specific mortality. European Journal of Cancer, 49(5), pp. 1049-1057. (doi:10.1016/j.ejca.2012.10.024)

McCowan, C. , Magin, P., Clark, S.A. and Guthrie, B. (2013) An observational study of psychotropic drug use and initiation in older patients resident in their own home or in care. Age and Ageing, 42(1), pp. 51-6. (doi:10.1093/ageing/afs117)

Guthrie, B., Clark, S.A., Reynish, E.L., McCowan, C. and Morales, D. (2013) Differential impact of two risk communications on antipsychotic prescribing to people with dementia in Scotland: segmented regression time series analysis 2001-2011. PLoS ONE, 8(7), e68976. (doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0068976) (PMID:23874832) (PMCID:PMC3714253)

Marwick, C., Santiago, V.H., Mccowan, C. , Broomhall, J. and Davey, P. (2013) Community acquired infections in older patients admitted to hospital from care homes versus the community: cohort study of microbiology and outcomes. BMC Geriatrics, 13(12), (doi:10.1186/1471-2318-13-12)

McCowan, C. , Wang, S., Thompson, A.M., Makubate, B. and Petrie, D.J. (2013) The value of high adherence to tamoxifen in women with breast cancer: a community-based cohort study. British Journal of Cancer, 109(5), pp. 1172-1180. (doi:10.1038/bjc.2013.464)

2012

McCowan, C. and Thompson, A.M. (2012) The importance of nonpharmacogenetic factors in endocrine therapy. Pharmacogenomics, 13(6), pp. 721-728. (doi:10.2217/pgs.12.29)

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, 7(24), (doi:10.1186/1748-5908-7-24)

Dreischulte, T., Grant, A.M., McCowan, C. , McAnaw, J.J. and Guthrie, B. (2012) Quality and safety of medication use in primary care: consensus validation of a new set of explicit medication assessment criteria and prioritisation of topics for improvement. BMC Clinical Pharmacology, 12(5), (doi:10.1186/1472-6904-12-5)

Dryden, R., Williams, B., McCowan, C. and Themessl-Huber, M. (2012) What do we know about who does and does not attend general health checks? Findings from a narrative scoping review. BMC Public Health, 12, p. 723. (doi:10.1186/1471-2458-12-723)

2011

Cousins, G., Teljeur, C., Motterlini, N., Mccowan, C. , Dimitrov, B.D. and Fahey, T. (2011) Risk of drug-related mortality during periods of transition in methadone maintenance treatment: a cohort study. Journal of Substance Abuse Treatment, 41(3), pp. 252-60. (doi:10.1016/j.jsat.2011.05.001)

Mccowan, C. , Dewar, J.A. and Thompson, A.M. (2011) Importance of long-term follow-up of women receiving adjuvant therapy for breast cancer in the community. Journal of Clinical Oncology, 29(25), p. 3492. (doi:10.1200/JCO.2011.37.0528)

Crawford, F., Mccowan, C. , Dimitrov, B.D., Woodburn, J., Wylie, G.H., Booth, E., Leese, G.P., Bekker, H.L., Kleijnen, J. and Fahey, T. (2011) The risk of foot ulceration in people with diabetes screened in community settings: findings from a cohort study. QJM: An International Journal of Medicine, 104(5), pp. 403-410. (doi:10.1093/qjmed/hcq227)

McCowan, C. , Donnan, P.T., Dewar, J., Thompson, A. and Fahey, T. (2011) Identifying suspected breast cancer: development and validation of a clinical prediction rule. British Journal of General Practice, 61(586), e205-214. (doi:10.3399/bjgp11X572391)

Barnett, K., McCowan, C. , Evans, J.M.M., Gillespie, N.D., Davey, P.G. and Fahey, T. (2011) Prevalence and outcomes of use of potentially inappropriate medicines in older people: cohort study stratified by residence in nursing home or in the community. BMJ Quality and Safety, 20(3), pp. 275-81. (doi:10.1136/bmjqs.2009.039818)

Marwick, C., Broomhall, J., Mccowan, C. , Phillips, G., Gonzalez-McQuire, S., Akhras, K., Merchant, S., Nathwani, D. and Davey, P. (2011) Severity assessment of skin and soft tissue infections: cohort study of management and outcomes for hospitalized patients. Journal of Antimicrobial Chemotherapy, 66(2), pp. 387-97. (doi:10.1093/jac/dkq362)

Guthrie, B., McCowan, C. , Davey, P., Simpson, C.R., Dreischulte, T. and Barnett, K. (2011) High risk prescribing in primary care patients particularly vulnerable to adverse drug events: cross sectional population database analysis in Scottish general practice. British Medical Journal, 342, d3514. (doi:10.1136/bmj.d3514)

Wallace, E., Smith, S.M., Perera-Salazar, R., Vaucher, P., Mccowan, C. , Collins, G., Verbakel, J., Lakhanpaul, M. and Fahey, T. (2011) Framework for the impact analysis and implementation of clinical prediction rules (CPRs). BMC Medical Informatics and Decision Making, 11(62), (doi:10.1186/1472-6947-11-62)

2010

Guthrie, B., Clark, S. and Mccowan, C. (2010) The burden of psychotropic drug prescribingin people with dementia: a populationdatabase study. Age and Ageing, 39(5), pp. 637-42. (doi:10.1093/ageing/afq090)

Kapur, G., Windsor, P.M. and Mccowan, C. (2010) The effect of aerobic exercise on treatment-related acute toxicity in men receiving radical external beam radiotherapy for localised prostate cancer. European Journal of Cancer Care, 19(5), pp. 643-647. (doi:10.1111/j.1365-2354.2009.01083.x)

Baker, L. et al. (2010) p53 mutation, deprivation and poor prognosis in primary breast cancer. British Journal of Cancer, 102(4), pp. 719-726. (doi:10.1038/sj.bjc.6605540)

Olde Bekkink, M., Mccowan, C. , Falk, G.A., Teljeur, C., Van de Laar, F.A. and Fahey, T. (2010) Diagnostic accuracy systematic review of rectal bleeding in combination with other symptoms, signs and tests in relation to colorectal cancer. British Journal of Cancer, 102(1), pp. 48-58. (doi:10.1038/sj.bjc.6605426)

2009

Windsor, P.M., Potter, J., McAdam, K. and Mccowan, C. (2009) Evaluation of a fatigue initiative: information on exercise for patients receiving cancer treatment. Clinical Oncology, 21(6), pp. 473-482. (doi:10.1016/j.clon.2009.01.009)

Easton, P.M., Marwick, C.A., Williams, F.L.W., Stringer, K., Mccowan, C. , Davey, P. and Nathwani, D. (2009) A survey on public knowledge and perceptions of methicillin-resistant staphylococcus aureus. Journal of Antimicrobial Chemotherapy, 63(1), pp. 209-14. (doi:10.1093/jac/dkn447)

Jones, R., Jones, R.O., Mccowan, C. , Montgomery, A.A. and Fahey, T. (2009) The external validity of published randomized controlled trials in primary care. BMC Family Practice, 10(5), (doi:10.1186/1471-2296-10-5)

McCowan, C. , Kidd, B. and Fahey, T. (2009) Factors associated with mortality in Scottish patients receiving methadone in primary care: retrospective cohort study. British Medical Journal, 338, b2225. (doi:10.1136/bmj.b2225)

2008

McCowan, C. , Shearer, J., Donnan, P.T., Dewar, J.A., Crilly, M., Thompson, A.M. and Fahey, T.P. (2008) Cohort study examining tamoxifen adherence and its relationship to mortality in women with breast cancer. British Journal of Cancer, 99(11), pp. 1763-1768. (doi:10.1038/sj.bjc.6604758)

Furler, J. et al. (2008) Leaders, leadership and future primary care clinical research. BMC Family Practice, 9(52), (doi:10.1186/1471-2296-9-52)

2007

Fahey, T., Jeyaseelan, S., Mccowan, C. , Carr, E., Goudie, B.M., Pringle, S.D., Donnan, P.T., Sullivan, F.M. and Struthers, A.D. (2007) Diagnosis of left ventricular systolic dysfunction (LVSD): development and validation of a clinical prediction rule in primary care. Family Practice, 24(6), pp. 628-35. (doi:10.1093/fampra/cmm055)

Mccowan, C. , Hoskins, G. and Neville, R.G. (2007) Clinical symptoms and 'off-label' prescribing in children with asthma. British Journal of General Practice, 57(536), pp. 220-222.

2006

Mccowan, C. and Fahey, T. (2006) Diagnosis and diagnostic testing in primary care. British Journal of General Practice, 56(526), pp. 323-324.

2005

Hoskins, G., Mccowan, C. , Donnan, P.T., Friend, J.A.R. and Osman, L.M. (2005) Results of a national asthma campaign survey of primary care in Scotland. International Journal for Quality in Health Care, 17(3), pp. 209-215. (doi:10.1093/intqhc/mzi036)

Mccowan, C. , Neville, R.G. and Hoskins, G. (2005) An academic, pharmaceutical and practice collaboration to implement asthma guidelines. Primary Care Respiratory Journal, 14(2), pp. 106-111. (doi:10.1016/j.pcrj.2004.10.008)

2004

Neville, R.G., Hoskins, G., Mccowan, C. and Smith, B. (2004) Pragmatic 'real world' study of the effect of audit of asthma on clinical outcome. Primary Care Respiratory Journal, 13(4), pp. 198-204. (doi:10.1016/j.pcrj.2004.06.007)

Neville, R., Marsden, W., Mccowan, C. , Pagliari, C., Mullen, H. and Fannin, A. (2004) E-mail consultations in general practice. British Journal of General Practice, 54, pp. 504-546.

Neville, R.G., Marsden, W., Mccowan, C. , Pagliari, C., Mullen, H. and Fannin, A. (2004) Email consultations in general practice. Informatics in Primary Care, 12(4), pp. 207-214.

Neville, R.G., Marsden, W., Mccowan, C. , Pagliari, C., Mullen, H. and Fannin, A. (2004) A survey of GP attitudes to and experiences of email consultations. Informatics in Primary Care, 12(4), pp. 201-206.

2001

Mccowan, C. , Neville, R.G., Ricketts, I.W., Warner, F.C., Hoskins, G. and Thomas, G.E. (2001) Lessons from a randomized controlled trial designed to evaluate computer decision support software to improve the management of asthma. Medical Informatics and the Internet in Medicine, 26(3), pp. 191-201. (doi:10.1080/14639230110067890)

Neville, R.G., Mccowan, C. , Hoskins, G. and Thomas, G. (2001) Cross-sectional observations on the natural history of asthma. British Journal of General Practice, 51(466), pp. 361-365.

2000

Hoskins, G., Neville, R.G., Mccowan, C. , Smith, B., Clark, R.A. and Ricketts, I.W. (2000) Scottish asthma management initiative. Health Bulletin, 58(6), pp. 478-488.

Ferguson, S., Neville, R.G., Mccowan, C. , Hoskins, G., Warner, F.C. and Smith, B. (2000) Which method of communication do GPs prefer to use? British Journal of General Practice, 50(454), pp. 404-405.

Hoskins, G., Mccowan, C. , Neville, R.G., Thomas, G.E., Smith, B. and Silverman, S. (2000) Risk factors and costs associated with an asthma attack. Thorax, 55(1), pp. 19-24. (doi:10.1136/thorax.55.1.19)

Smith, E., Alexander, V., Booker, C., Mccowan, C. , Ogston, S. and Mukhopadhyay, S. (2000) Effect of hospital asthma nurse appointment on inpatient asthma care. Respiratory Medicine, 94(1), pp. 82-86. (doi:10.1053/rmed.1999.0676)

1998

Mccowan, C. , Neville, R.G., Thomas, G.E., Crombie, I.K., Clark, R.A., Ricketts, I.W., Cairns, A.Y., Warner, F.C., Greene, S.A. and White, E. (1998) Effect of asthma and its treatment on growth: four year follow up of cohort of children from general practices in Tayside, Scotland. British Medical Journal, 316(7132), pp. 668-672. (doi:10.1136/bmj.316.7132.668)

1997

Mccowan, C. , Neville, R.G., Crombie, I.K., Clark, R.A. and Warner, F.C. (1997) The facilitator effect: results from a four-year follow-up of children with asthma. British Journal of General Practice, 47(416), pp. 156-160.

1996

Mccowan, C. , Bryce, F.P., Neville, R.G., Crombie, I.K. and Clark, R.A. (1996) School absence--a valid morbidity marker for asthma? Health Bulletin, 54(4), pp. 307-313.

Neville, R.G., Mccowan, C. , Thomas, G. and Crombie, I.K. (1996) Asthma and growth--cause for concern? Asthma & growth in Tayside children. Annals of Human Biology, 23(4), pp. 323-331.

1995

White, E.M., Wilson, A.C., Greene, S.A., Mccowan, C. , Thomas, G.E., Cairns, A.Y. and Ricketts, I.W. (1995) Body mass index centile charts to assess fatness of British children. Archives of Disease in Childhood, 72(1), pp. 38-41. (doi:10.1136/adc.72.1.38)

White, E., Wilson, A., Greene, S.A., Berry, W., Mccowan, C. , Cairns, A. and Ricketts, I. (1995) Growth screening and urban deprivation. Journal of Medical Screening, 2(3), pp. 140-144.

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Articles

Burton, J. K. , Papworth, R., Haig, C. , McCowan, C. , Ford, I. , Stott, D. J. and Quinn, T. J. (2018) Statin use is not associated with future long-term care admission - extended follow-up of two randomised controlled trials. Drugs and Aging, 35(7), pp. 657-663. (doi:10.1007/s40266-018-0560-4) (PMID:29916140)

Findlay, I., Morris, T., Zhang, R. , Mccowan, C. , Shield, S., Forbes, B., McConnachie, A. , Mangion, K. and Berry, C. (2018) Linking hospital patient records for suspected or established acute coronary syndrome in a complex secondary care system: a proof-of-concept e-registry in NHS Scotland. European Heart Journal: Quality of Care and Clinical Outcomes, 4(3), pp. 155-167. (doi:10.1093/ehjqcco/qcy007) (PMID:29462281) (PMCID:PMC6030982)

Gray, C. M. et al. (2018) Long-term weight loss following a randomised controlled trial of a weight management programme for men delivered through professional football clubs: the Football Fans in Training follow-up study. Public Health Research, 6(9), (doi:10.3310/phr06090) (PMID:30035935)

Gray, C. M. et al. (2018) Long-term weight loss trajectories following participation in a randomised controlled trial of a weight management programme for men delivered through professional football clubs: A longitudinal cohort study and economic evaluation. International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity, 15, 60. (doi:10.1186/s12966-018-0683-3) (PMID:29954449) (PMCID:29954449)

Van de Velde, S., Kunnamo, I., Roshanov, P., Kortteisto, T., Aertgeerts, B., Vandvik, P. O., Flottorp, S. and GUIDES expert panel, (2018) The GUIDES checklist: development of a tool to improve the successful use of guideline-based computerised clinical decision support. Implementation Science, 13, 86. (doi:10.1186/s13012-018-0772-3) (PMID:29941007) (PMCID:PMC6019508)

Henderson, D., Bailey, N. , McCowan, C. and Mercer, S. (2018) Validation of the Scottish Social Care Survey using data from Renfrewshire Council. International Journal of Population Data Science, 3(2), 003. (doi:10.23889/ijpds.v3i2.471)

Leslie, K.H., McCowan, C. and Pell, J.P. (2018) Adherence to cardiovascular medication: a review of systematic reviews. Journal of Public Health, (doi:10.1093/pubmed/fdy088) (PMID:29850883) (Early Online Publication)

Scott, P., Cornet, R., McCowan, C. and Peek, N. (2017) Addendum to Informatics for Health 2017: Advancing both science and practice. Journal of Innovation in Health Informatics, 24(3), pp. 291-310. (doi:10.14236/jhi.v24i3.969) (PMID:29121853)

Packard, C. J., Young, R., Ross, K., Ford, I. , Ambegaonkar, B. M., Brudi, P. and McCowan, C. (2017) Modelling total coronary heart disease burden and long-term benefit of cholesterol lowering in middle aged men with and without a history of cardiovascular disease. European Heart Journal: Quality of Care and Clinical Outcomes, 3(4), pp. 281-288. (doi:10.1093/ehjqcco/qcx012) (PMID:29044395)

Scott, P. J., Cornet, R., McCowan, C. , Peek, N., Fraccaro, P., Geifman, N., Gude, W. T., Hulme, W., Martin, G. P. and Williams, R. (2017) Informatics for Health 2017: Advancing both science and practice. Journal of Innovation in Health Informatics, 24(1), (doi:10.14236/jhi.v24i1.939) (PMID:28665785)

Sullivan, F.M. et al. (2017) Detection in blood of autoantibodies to tumour antigens as a case-finding method in lung cancer using the EarlyCDT®-Lung Test (ECLS): study protocol for a randomized controlled trial. BMC Cancer, 17, 187. (doi:10.1186/s12885-017-3175-y) (PMID:28284200) (PMCID:PMC5346215)

Maclay, J. D., Farley, J. M.B., McCowan, C. , Tweed, C. and Milroy, R. (2017) Obtaining tissue diagnosis in lung cancer patients with poor performance status and its influence on treatment and survival. Respiratory Medicine, 124, pp. 30-35. (doi:10.1016/j.rmed.2017.01.002) (PMID:28284318)

Jani, B. D. , Boachie, C., McCowan, C. , Barry, S. J.E. , Cavanagh, J. and Mair, F. S. (2017) Relationship of depression screening in cardiometabolic disease with vascular events and mortality: findings from a large primary care cohort with 4 years follow-up. European Heart Journal: Quality of Care and Clinical Outcomes, 3(1), pp. 61-73. (doi:10.1093/ehjqcco/qcw045) (PMID:28927181)

Wells, M., Swartzman, S., Lang, H., Cunningham, M., Taylor, L., Thomson, J., Philp, J. and Mccowan, C. (2016) Predictors of quality of life in head and neck cancer survivors up to 5 years after end of treatment: a cross-sectional survey. Supportive Care in Cancer, 24(6), pp. 2463-2472. (doi:10.1007/s00520-015-3045-6) (PMID:26660345)

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, 374(11), pp. 1053-1064. (doi:10.1056/NEJMsa1508955) (PMID:26981935)

Ford, I. , Murray, H., Mccowan, C. and Packard, C. J. (2016) Long term safety and efficacy of lowering LDL cholesterol with statin therapy: 20-year follow-up of West of Scotland coronary prevention study. Circulation, 133(11), pp. 1073-1080. (doi:10.1161/CIRCULATIONAHA.115.019014) (PMID:26864092) (PMCID:PMC4894764)

Curran, E. T., Wilson, J., Haig, C. , Mccowan, C. , Leanord, A. and Loveday, H. (2016) The where is norovirus control lost (WINCL) study: an enhanced surveillance project to identify norovirus index cases in care settings in the UK and Ireland. Journal of Infection Prevention, 17(1), pp. 8-14. (doi:10.1177/1757177415613133)

Kotzur, M. , Wyke, S. , Macdonald, S. , Steele, R., Weller, D., Campbell, C., Crighton, E., Mccowan, C. and Robb, K. (2016) ‘Not that one’: Understanding why women screen for breast and cervical, but not bowel cancer. European Health Psychologist, 18(Supp.), p. 492.

Jani, B. D. , Purves, D., Barry, S. J.E. , Mccowan, C. , Cavanagh, J. and Mair, F. S. (2015) The effects of anti-depressants on depression symptom scores at 12 months follow-up in patients with cardiometabolic disease: results from a large primary care cohort. Journal of Family Medicine and Primary Care, 4(3), pp. 373-379. (doi:10.4103/2249-4863.161324)

Treweek, S., Dryden, R., McCowan, C. , Harrow, A. and Thompson, A. M. (2015) Do participants in adjuvant breast cancer trials reflect the breast cancer patient population? European Journal of Cancer, 51(8), pp. 907-914. (doi:10.1016/j.ejca.2015.01.064) (PMID:25861898)

Parkinson, L. et al. (2015) Anticholinergic burden in older women: not seeing the wood for the trees. Medical Journal of Australia, 202(2), pp. 91-4. (PMID:25627741)

Baldacchino, A., Arbuckle, K., Petrie, D. J. and Mccowan, C. (2015) Erratum: neurobehavioral consequences of chronic intrauterine opioid exposure in infants and preschool children: a systematic review and meta-analysis. BMC Psychiatry, 15, 134. (doi:10.1186/s12888-015-0438-5) (PMID:26108949) (PMCID:PMC4479073)

Mccowan, C. , Thomson, E., Szmigielski, C. A., Kalra, D., Sullivan, F. M., Prokosch, H.-U., Dugas, M. and Ford, I. (2015) Using electronic health records to support clinical trials: a report on stakeholder engagement for EHR4CR. BioMed Research International, 2015, 707891. (doi:10.1155/2015/707891) (PMID:26539523) (PMCID:PMC4619877)

Mccowan, C. and Ford, I. (2014) Commentary on Vickers. Clinical Trials, 11(6), pp. 624-625. (doi:10.1177/1740774514553483) (PMID:25389226)

Baldacchino, A., Arbuckle, K., Petrie, D. J. and McCowan, C. (2014) Neurobehavioral consequences of chronic intrauterine opioid exposure in infants and preschool children: a systematic review and meta-analysis. BMC Psychiatry, 14(1), p. 104. (doi:10.1186/1471-244X-14-104)

Fraser, D. M., Sullivan, F. M., Thompson, A. M. and McCowan, C. (2014) Aspirin use and survival after the diagnosis of breast cancer: a population-based cohort study. British Journal of Cancer, 111(3), pp. 623-627. (doi:10.1038/bjc.2014.264)

Harrow, A., Dryden, R., McCowan, C. , Radley, A., Parsons, M., Thompson, A. M. and Wells, M. (2014) A hard pill to swallow: a qualitative study of women's experiences of adjuvant endocrine therapy for breast cancer. BMJ Open, 4(6), e005285. (doi:10.1136/bmjopen-2014-005285)

Morgan, R.M., Steele, R.J.C., Nabi, G. and Mccowan, C. (2013) Socioeconomic variation and prostate specific antigen testing in the community: a United Kingdom based population study. Journal of Urology, 190(4), pp. 1207-1212. (doi:10.1016/j.juro.2013.04.044)

Mccowan, C. , Donnan, P.T., Munro, A.J. and Steele, R.J.C. (2013) Response to letter commenting on paper EJC-D-12-01401: use of aspirin post-diagnosis in a cohort of patients with colorectal cancer and its association with all-cause and colorectal cancer specific mortality. European Journal of Cancer, 49(9), p. 2273. (doi:10.1016/j.ejca.2013.03.012)

Makubate, B., Donnan, P.T., Dewar, J.A., Thompson, A.M. and Mccowan, C. (2013) Cohort study of adherence to adjuvant endocrine therapy, breast cancer recurrence and mortality. British Journal of Cancer, 108(7), pp. 1515-1524. (doi:10.1038/bjc.2013.116)

McCowan, C. , Munro, A.J., Donnan, P.T. and Steele, R.J.C. (2013) Use of aspirin post-diagnosis in a cohort of patients with colorectal cancer and its association with all-cause and colorectal cancer specific mortality. European Journal of Cancer, 49(5), pp. 1049-1057. (doi:10.1016/j.ejca.2012.10.024)

McCowan, C. , Magin, P., Clark, S.A. and Guthrie, B. (2013) An observational study of psychotropic drug use and initiation in older patients resident in their own home or in care. Age and Ageing, 42(1), pp. 51-6. (doi:10.1093/ageing/afs117)

Guthrie, B., Clark, S.A., Reynish, E.L., McCowan, C. and Morales, D. (2013) Differential impact of two risk communications on antipsychotic prescribing to people with dementia in Scotland: segmented regression time series analysis 2001-2011. PLoS ONE, 8(7), e68976. (doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0068976) (PMID:23874832) (PMCID:PMC3714253)

Marwick, C., Santiago, V.H., Mccowan, C. , Broomhall, J. and Davey, P. (2013) Community acquired infections in older patients admitted to hospital from care homes versus the community: cohort study of microbiology and outcomes. BMC Geriatrics, 13(12), (doi:10.1186/1471-2318-13-12)

McCowan, C. , Wang, S., Thompson, A.M., Makubate, B. and Petrie, D.J. (2013) The value of high adherence to tamoxifen in women with breast cancer: a community-based cohort study. British Journal of Cancer, 109(5), pp. 1172-1180. (doi:10.1038/bjc.2013.464)

McCowan, C. and Thompson, A.M. (2012) The importance of nonpharmacogenetic factors in endocrine therapy. Pharmacogenomics, 13(6), pp. 721-728. (doi:10.2217/pgs.12.29)

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, 7(24), (doi:10.1186/1748-5908-7-24)

Dreischulte, T., Grant, A.M., McCowan, C. , McAnaw, J.J. and Guthrie, B. (2012) Quality and safety of medication use in primary care: consensus validation of a new set of explicit medication assessment criteria and prioritisation of topics for improvement. BMC Clinical Pharmacology, 12(5), (doi:10.1186/1472-6904-12-5)

Dryden, R., Williams, B., McCowan, C. and Themessl-Huber, M. (2012) What do we know about who does and does not attend general health checks? Findings from a narrative scoping review. BMC Public Health, 12, p. 723. (doi:10.1186/1471-2458-12-723)

Cousins, G., Teljeur, C., Motterlini, N., Mccowan, C. , Dimitrov, B.D. and Fahey, T. (2011) Risk of drug-related mortality during periods of transition in methadone maintenance treatment: a cohort study. Journal of Substance Abuse Treatment, 41(3), pp. 252-60. (doi:10.1016/j.jsat.2011.05.001)

Mccowan, C. , Dewar, J.A. and Thompson, A.M. (2011) Importance of long-term follow-up of women receiving adjuvant therapy for breast cancer in the community. Journal of Clinical Oncology, 29(25), p. 3492. (doi:10.1200/JCO.2011.37.0528)

Crawford, F., Mccowan, C. , Dimitrov, B.D., Woodburn, J., Wylie, G.H., Booth, E., Leese, G.P., Bekker, H.L., Kleijnen, J. and Fahey, T. (2011) The risk of foot ulceration in people with diabetes screened in community settings: findings from a cohort study. QJM: An International Journal of Medicine, 104(5), pp. 403-410. (doi:10.1093/qjmed/hcq227)

McCowan, C. , Donnan, P.T., Dewar, J., Thompson, A. and Fahey, T. (2011) Identifying suspected breast cancer: development and validation of a clinical prediction rule. British Journal of General Practice, 61(586), e205-214. (doi:10.3399/bjgp11X572391)

Barnett, K., McCowan, C. , Evans, J.M.M., Gillespie, N.D., Davey, P.G. and Fahey, T. (2011) Prevalence and outcomes of use of potentially inappropriate medicines in older people: cohort study stratified by residence in nursing home or in the community. BMJ Quality and Safety, 20(3), pp. 275-81. (doi:10.1136/bmjqs.2009.039818)

Marwick, C., Broomhall, J., Mccowan, C. , Phillips, G., Gonzalez-McQuire, S., Akhras, K., Merchant, S., Nathwani, D. and Davey, P. (2011) Severity assessment of skin and soft tissue infections: cohort study of management and outcomes for hospitalized patients. Journal of Antimicrobial Chemotherapy, 66(2), pp. 387-97. (doi:10.1093/jac/dkq362)

Guthrie, B., McCowan, C. , Davey, P., Simpson, C.R., Dreischulte, T. and Barnett, K. (2011) High risk prescribing in primary care patients particularly vulnerable to adverse drug events: cross sectional population database analysis in Scottish general practice. British Medical Journal, 342, d3514. (doi:10.1136/bmj.d3514)

Wallace, E., Smith, S.M., Perera-Salazar, R., Vaucher, P., Mccowan, C. , Collins, G., Verbakel, J., Lakhanpaul, M. and Fahey, T. (2011) Framework for the impact analysis and implementation of clinical prediction rules (CPRs). BMC Medical Informatics and Decision Making, 11(62), (doi:10.1186/1472-6947-11-62)

Guthrie, B., Clark, S. and Mccowan, C. (2010) The burden of psychotropic drug prescribingin people with dementia: a populationdatabase study. Age and Ageing, 39(5), pp. 637-42. (doi:10.1093/ageing/afq090)

Kapur, G., Windsor, P.M. and Mccowan, C. (2010) The effect of aerobic exercise on treatment-related acute toxicity in men receiving radical external beam radiotherapy for localised prostate cancer. European Journal of Cancer Care, 19(5), pp. 643-647. (doi:10.1111/j.1365-2354.2009.01083.x)

Baker, L. et al. (2010) p53 mutation, deprivation and poor prognosis in primary breast cancer. British Journal of Cancer, 102(4), pp. 719-726. (doi:10.1038/sj.bjc.6605540)

Olde Bekkink, M., Mccowan, C. , Falk, G.A., Teljeur, C., Van de Laar, F.A. and Fahey, T. (2010) Diagnostic accuracy systematic review of rectal bleeding in combination with other symptoms, signs and tests in relation to colorectal cancer. British Journal of Cancer, 102(1), pp. 48-58. (doi:10.1038/sj.bjc.6605426)

Windsor, P.M., Potter, J., McAdam, K. and Mccowan, C. (2009) Evaluation of a fatigue initiative: information on exercise for patients receiving cancer treatment. Clinical Oncology, 21(6), pp. 473-482. (doi:10.1016/j.clon.2009.01.009)

Easton, P.M., Marwick, C.A., Williams, F.L.W., Stringer, K., Mccowan, C. , Davey, P. and Nathwani, D. (2009) A survey on public knowledge and perceptions of methicillin-resistant staphylococcus aureus. Journal of Antimicrobial Chemotherapy, 63(1), pp. 209-14. (doi:10.1093/jac/dkn447)

Jones, R., Jones, R.O., Mccowan, C. , Montgomery, A.A. and Fahey, T. (2009) The external validity of published randomized controlled trials in primary care. BMC Family Practice, 10(5), (doi:10.1186/1471-2296-10-5)

McCowan, C. , Kidd, B. and Fahey, T. (2009) Factors associated with mortality in Scottish patients receiving methadone in primary care: retrospective cohort study. British Medical Journal, 338, b2225. (doi:10.1136/bmj.b2225)

McCowan, C. , Shearer, J., Donnan, P.T., Dewar, J.A., Crilly, M., Thompson, A.M. and Fahey, T.P. (2008) Cohort study examining tamoxifen adherence and its relationship to mortality in women with breast cancer. British Journal of Cancer, 99(11), pp. 1763-1768. (doi:10.1038/sj.bjc.6604758)

Furler, J. et al. (2008) Leaders, leadership and future primary care clinical research. BMC Family Practice, 9(52), (doi:10.1186/1471-2296-9-52)

Fahey, T., Jeyaseelan, S., Mccowan, C. , Carr, E., Goudie, B.M., Pringle, S.D., Donnan, P.T., Sullivan, F.M. and Struthers, A.D. (2007) Diagnosis of left ventricular systolic dysfunction (LVSD): development and validation of a clinical prediction rule in primary care. Family Practice, 24(6), pp. 628-35. (doi:10.1093/fampra/cmm055)

Mccowan, C. , Hoskins, G. and Neville, R.G. (2007) Clinical symptoms and 'off-label' prescribing in children with asthma. British Journal of General Practice, 57(536), pp. 220-222.

Mccowan, C. and Fahey, T. (2006) Diagnosis and diagnostic testing in primary care. British Journal of General Practice, 56(526), pp. 323-324.

Hoskins, G., Mccowan, C. , Donnan, P.T., Friend, J.A.R. and Osman, L.M. (2005) Results of a national asthma campaign survey of primary care in Scotland. International Journal for Quality in Health Care, 17(3), pp. 209-215. (doi:10.1093/intqhc/mzi036)

Mccowan, C. , Neville, R.G. and Hoskins, G. (2005) An academic, pharmaceutical and practice collaboration to implement asthma guidelines. Primary Care Respiratory Journal, 14(2), pp. 106-111. (doi:10.1016/j.pcrj.2004.10.008)

Neville, R.G., Hoskins, G., Mccowan, C. and Smith, B. (2004) Pragmatic 'real world' study of the effect of audit of asthma on clinical outcome. Primary Care Respiratory Journal, 13(4), pp. 198-204. (doi:10.1016/j.pcrj.2004.06.007)

Neville, R., Marsden, W., Mccowan, C. , Pagliari, C., Mullen, H. and Fannin, A. (2004) E-mail consultations in general practice. British Journal of General Practice, 54, pp. 504-546.

Neville, R.G., Marsden, W., Mccowan, C. , Pagliari, C., Mullen, H. and Fannin, A. (2004) Email consultations in general practice. Informatics in Primary Care, 12(4), pp. 207-214.

Neville, R.G., Marsden, W., Mccowan, C. , Pagliari, C., Mullen, H. and Fannin, A. (2004) A survey of GP attitudes to and experiences of email consultations. Informatics in Primary Care, 12(4), pp. 201-206.

Mccowan, C. , Neville, R.G., Ricketts, I.W., Warner, F.C., Hoskins, G. and Thomas, G.E. (2001) Lessons from a randomized controlled trial designed to evaluate computer decision support software to improve the management of asthma. Medical Informatics and the Internet in Medicine, 26(3), pp. 191-201. (doi:10.1080/14639230110067890)

Neville, R.G., Mccowan, C. , Hoskins, G. and Thomas, G. (2001) Cross-sectional observations on the natural history of asthma. British Journal of General Practice, 51(466), pp. 361-365.

Hoskins, G., Neville, R.G., Mccowan, C. , Smith, B., Clark, R.A. and Ricketts, I.W. (2000) Scottish asthma management initiative. Health Bulletin, 58(6), pp. 478-488.

Ferguson, S., Neville, R.G., Mccowan, C. , Hoskins, G., Warner, F.C. and Smith, B. (2000) Which method of communication do GPs prefer to use? British Journal of General Practice, 50(454), pp. 404-405.

Hoskins, G., Mccowan, C. , Neville, R.G., Thomas, G.E., Smith, B. and Silverman, S. (2000) Risk factors and costs associated with an asthma attack. Thorax, 55(1), pp. 19-24. (doi:10.1136/thorax.55.1.19)

Smith, E., Alexander, V., Booker, C., Mccowan, C. , Ogston, S. and Mukhopadhyay, S. (2000) Effect of hospital asthma nurse appointment on inpatient asthma care. Respiratory Medicine, 94(1), pp. 82-86. (doi:10.1053/rmed.1999.0676)

Mccowan, C. , Neville, R.G., Thomas, G.E., Crombie, I.K., Clark, R.A., Ricketts, I.W., Cairns, A.Y., Warner, F.C., Greene, S.A. and White, E. (1998) Effect of asthma and its treatment on growth: four year follow up of cohort of children from general practices in Tayside, Scotland. British Medical Journal, 316(7132), pp. 668-672. (doi:10.1136/bmj.316.7132.668)

Mccowan, C. , Neville, R.G., Crombie, I.K., Clark, R.A. and Warner, F.C. (1997) The facilitator effect: results from a four-year follow-up of children with asthma. British Journal of General Practice, 47(416), pp. 156-160.

Mccowan, C. , Bryce, F.P., Neville, R.G., Crombie, I.K. and Clark, R.A. (1996) School absence--a valid morbidity marker for asthma? Health Bulletin, 54(4), pp. 307-313.

Neville, R.G., Mccowan, C. , Thomas, G. and Crombie, I.K. (1996) Asthma and growth--cause for concern? Asthma & growth in Tayside children. Annals of Human Biology, 23(4), pp. 323-331.

White, E.M., Wilson, A.C., Greene, S.A., Mccowan, C. , Thomas, G.E., Cairns, A.Y. and Ricketts, I.W. (1995) Body mass index centile charts to assess fatness of British children. Archives of Disease in Childhood, 72(1), pp. 38-41. (doi:10.1136/adc.72.1.38)

White, E., Wilson, A., Greene, S.A., Berry, W., Mccowan, C. , Cairns, A. and Ricketts, I. (1995) Growth screening and urban deprivation. Journal of Medical Screening, 2(3), pp. 140-144.

Edited Books

Randell, R., Cornet, R., McCowan, C. , Peek, N. and Scott, P. J. (Eds.) (2017) Informatics for Health: Connected Citizen-Led Wellness and Population Health. Series: Studies in health technology and informatics. IOS Press: Amsterdam. ISBN 9781614997528

Conference or Workshop Item

Kotzur, M. , Wyke, S. , Macdonald, S. , Steele, R., Weller, D., Campbell, C., Crighton, E., Mccowan, C. and Robb, K. (2017) Strategies to Increase Bowel Screening Uptake: a Focus Group Study of Non-participants. UK Society for Behavioural Medicine Annual Scientific Meeting, Liverpool, United Kingdom, 13-14 Dec 2017. (Unpublished)

Stewart, K., Matthews, L. , Scott, E. M. , Husmeier, D. and Mccowan, C. (2017) Preliminary Investigation of the Influences on Antimicrobial Resistance. RSS 2017 Annual Conference, Glasgow, Scotland, 04-07 Sep 2017.

Kotzur, M. , Wyke, S. , Macdonald, S. , Steele, R., Weller, D., Campbell, C., Crighton, E., Mccowan, C. and Robb, K. (2017) Involving Future Users in Developing Cancer Screening Interventions: a Case Study. European Health Psychology Society Conference 2017, Padova, Italy, 29 Aug - 02 Sep 2017. (Unpublished)

Kotzur, M. , Wyke, S. , Macdonald, S. , Steele, R., Weller, D., Campbell, C., Crighton, E., Mccowan, C. and Robb, K. (2016) Improving Bowel Screening Uptake: Lessons from Higher Uptake of Breast and Cervical Screening. UK Society for Behavioural Medicine 12th Annual Scientific Meeting, Cardiff, Wales, 01-02 Dec 2016. (Unpublished)

Kotzur, M. , Wyke, S. , Macdonald, S. , Steele, R., Weller, D., Campbell, C., Crighton, E., Mccowan, C. and Robb, K. (2015) Work in Progress: What Can We Learn About How to Improve Uptake of Bowel Cancer Screening From Higher Rates of Uptake in Breast and Cervical Screening Programmes? UK Society for Behavioural Medicine 11th Annual Scientific Meeting, Newcastle, UK, 08-09 Dec 2015. (Unpublished)

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