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Dr Julia Frost

Senior Lecturer in Health Services Research

Kath Maguire

I am a Senior Lecturer in Health Services Research. My research interests are:

  • Qualitative research and clinical trials,
  • Synthesis of qualitative research,
  • Self-management of long term conditions.
I have undertaken research about an intervention for carers of people with heart failure, diabetes and quality of life, management methods for pregnancy loss, decision aids for operative delivery, and outcome measures for neurology. I have worked as a cardiac intensive care nurse and sociology lecturer.

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Contact by phone
01392 72 2970

Employed by
University of Exeter

Areas of expertise
Qualitative research

Projects

Diabetes Intervention for Agenda Trial (DIAT)

Supporting older people to manage their medicines: a scoping review of medicine self-management tools

Publications

A qualitative investigation of lay perspectives of diagnosis and self-management strategies employed by people with progressive multiple sclerosis

Does a simple web-based intervention facilitate the articulation of patients’ unvoiced agenda for a consultation with their diabetologists? A qualitative study

Home-based rehabilitation for heart failure with reduced ejection fraction: Process evaluation of the REACH-HF multicentre randomised controlled trial

Behind the smile: qualitative study of caregivers' anguish and management responses while caring for someone living with heart failure

N of 1 trials and the optimal individualisation of drug treatments: a systematic review protocol

Antibiotic prescribing for actute respiratory tract infections in primary care: an updated and expanded meta-ethnography.

Antibiotic prescribing for actute respiratory tract infections in primary care: an updated and expanded meta-ethnography.

Caregiver outcomes of the REACH-HF multicentre randomized controlled trial of home-based rehabilitation for heart failure with reduced ejection fraction

A pre-consultation web-based tool to generate an agenda for discussion in diabetes outpatient clinics to improve patient outcomes (DIAT): a feasibility study

Asking More of Qualitative Synthesis: A Response to Sally Thorne

Optimising self-care support for people with heart failure and their caregivers: development of the Rehabilitation Enablement in Chronic Heart Failure (REACH-HF) intervention using intervention mapping

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