Publications list for Professor Timothy Usherwood

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  • Webster, R., Patel, A., Billot, L., Cass, A., Burch, C., Neal, B., Usherwood, T., Thom, S., Poulter, N., Stanton, A., Bots, M., Grobbee, D., Prabhakaran, D., Reddy, K., Field, J., Bullen, C., Elley, C., Selak, V., Rafter, N., Wadham, A., Berwanger, O., Rodgers, A. (2013), Prospective meta-analysis of trials comparing fixed dose combination based care with usual care in individuals at high cardiovascular risk: The SPACE Collaboration. International Journal of Cardiology. 170(1), 30-35. [Abstract]
  • Birden, H., Usherwood, T. (2013), "They liked it if you said you cried": how medical students perceive the teaching of professionalism. Medical Journal of Australia. 199(6), 406-409. [Abstract]
  • Usherwood, T. (2013), National guidelines for the management of absolute cardiovascular disease risk. Medical Journal of Australia. , 243-244. [Abstract]
  • Birden, H., Glass, N., Wilson, I., Harrison, M., Usherwood, T., Nass, D. (2013), Teaching professionalism in medical education: a Best Evidence Medical Education (BEME) systematic review. BEME Guide No. 25. Medical Teacher. 35(7), e1252-1266. [Abstract]
  • Plant, N., Mallitt, K., Kelly, P., Usherwood, T., Gillespie, J., Boyages, S., Jan, S., McNab, J., Essue, B., Gradidge, K., Maranan, N., Ralphs, D., Aspin, C., Leeder, S. (2013), Implementation and effectiveness of 'care navigation', coordinated management for people with complex chronic illness: rationale and methods of a randomised controlled. BMC Health Services Research. 13(1), 164. [Abstract]
  • Johnson, D., Atai, E., Chan, M., Phoon, R., Scott, C., Toussaint, N., Turner, G., Usherwood, T., Wiggins, K. (2013), KHA-CARI guideline: Early chronic kidney disease: detection, prevention and management. Nephrology. 18(5), 340-350. [Abstract]
  • Laba, T., Bleasel, J., Brien, J., Cass, A., Howard, K., Peiris, D., Redfern, J., Salam, A., Usherwood, T., Jan, S. (2013), Strategies to improve adherence to medications for cardiovascular diseases in socioeconomically disadvantaged populations: a systematic review. International Journal of Cardiology. 167(6), 2430-2440. [Abstract]
  • Mirzaei, M., Aspin, C., Essue, B., Jeon, Y., Dugdale, P., Usherwood, T., Leeder, S. (2013), A patient-centred approach to health service delivery: improving health outcomes for people with chronic illness. BMC Health Services Research. 13, 251. [Abstract]
  • Usherwood, T. (2013), When is a UTI not a UTI?. Medicine Today. 14:7, 62-63.


  • Johnson, D., Jones, G., Mathew, T., Ludlow, M., Doogue, M., Jose, M., Langham, R., Lawton, P., McTaggart, S., Peake, M., Polkinghorne, K., Usherwood, T. (2012), Chronic kidney disease and automatic reporting of estimated glomerular filtration rate: new developments and revised recommendations. The Medical Journal of Australia. 197(4), 224-225. [Abstract]
  • Johnson, D., Jones, G., Mathew, T., Ludlow, M., Chadban, S., Usherwood, T., Polkinghorne, K., Colagiuri, S., Jerums, G., Macisaac, R., Martin, H. (2012), Chronic kidney disease and measurement of albuminuria or proteinuria: a position statement. Medical Journal of Australia. 197(4), 224-225. [Abstract]
  • Foster, J., Smith, L., Usherwood, T., Sawyer, S., Rand, C., Reddel, H. (2012), The Reliability and Patient Acceptability of the SmartTrack Device: A New Electronic Monitor and Reminder Device for Metered Dose Inhalers. The Journal of Asthma. 49(6), 657-662. [Abstract]
  • Kang, M., Rochford, A., Skinner, R., Mindel, A., Webb, M., Peat, J., Usherwood, T. (2012), Facilitating chlamydia testing among young people: a randomised controlled trial in cyberspace. Sexually Transmitted Infections. 88(8), 568-573. [Abstract]
  • Foster, J., Smith, L., Bosnic-Anticevich, S., Usherwood, T., Sawyer, S., Rand, C., Reddel, H. (2012), Identifying patient-specific beliefs and behaviours for conversations about adherence in asthma. Internal Medicine Journal. 42(6), e136-e144. [Abstract]
  • Usherwood, T. (2012), Private specialist practice: the forgotten sector in health care reform. The Medical Journal of Australia. 196(4), 235-236. [Abstract]
  • Jowsey, T., Yen, L., Ward, N., McNab, J., Aspin, S., Usherwood, T. (2012), It hinges on the door: time, spaces and identity in Australian Aboriginal Health Services. Health Sociology Review. 21(2), 196 - 207.
  • Usherwood, T. (2012), Chronic kidney disease prevention and management. In: National guide to a preventive health assessment for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. (pp.222-228).Australia: The Royal Australian College of General Practition.
  • Peiris, D., Usherwood, T., Panaretto, K., Harris, M., Hunt, J., Patel, B., Zwar, N., Redfern, J., Macmahon, S., Colagiuri, S., Hayman, N., Patel, A. (2012), The Treatment of cardiovascular Risk in Primary care using Electronic Decision supOrt (TORPEDO) study-intervention development and protocol for a cluster randomised, controlled trial of an electronic decision support and quality improvement intervention in Australian primary healthcare. BMJ Open. 2(6), e002177. [Abstract]


  • Peiris, D., Usherwood, T., Weeramanthri, T., Cass, A., Patel, A. (2011), New tools for an old trade: a socio-technical appraisal of how electronic decision support is used by primary care practitioners. Sociology of health & illness. 33(7), 1002-18. [Abstract]
  • Shah, S., Sawyer, S., Toelle, B., Mellis, C., Peat, J., Lagleva, M., Usherwood, T., Jenkins, C. (2011), Improving paediatric asthma outcomes in primary health care: a randomised controlled trial. Medical Journal of Australia. 195(7), 405-409. [Abstract]
  • Yen, L., Gillespie, J., Rn, Y., Kljakovic, M., Anne Brien, J., Jan, S., Lehnbom, E., Pearce-Brown, C., Usherwood, T. (2011), Health professionals, patients and chronic illness policy: a qualitative study. Health expectations : an international journal of public participation in health care and health policy. 14(1), 10-20. [Abstract]
  • Roydhouse, J., Shah, S., Toelle, B., Sawyer, S., Mellis, C., Usherwood, T., Edwards, P., Jenkins, C. (2011), A snapshot of general practitioner attitudes, levels of confidence and self-reported paediatric asthma management practice. Australian Journal of Primary Health. 17(3), 288-293. [Abstract]
  • Jan, S., Usherwood, T., Brien, J., Peiris, D., Rose, J., Hayman, N., Howard, K., Redfern, J., Laba, T., Cass, A., Patel, A. (2011), What determines adherence to treatment in cardiovascular disease prevention? Protocol for a mixed methods preference study. BMJ Open. 1(2), e000372. [Abstract]
  • Davidson, P., DiGiacomo, M., Thompson, S., Abbott, P., Davidson, J., Moore, L., Daly, J., McGrath, S., Taylor, K., Usherwood, T. (2011), Health workforce issues and how these impact on Indigenous Australians. Journal of Australian Indigenous Issues. 14(4), 69-84.


  • Essue, B., Jowsey, T., Jeon, Y., Mirzaei, M., Pearce-Brown, C., Aspin, C., Usherwood, T. (2010), Informal care and the self-management partnership: implications for Australian health policy and practice. Australian Health Review. 34(4), 414-422. [Abstract]
  • Sullivan, F., Lockhart, P., Usherwood, T. (2010), Potential implications of genomic medicine in general practice. Medical Journal of Australia. 193(2), 120-123. [Abstract]
  • Kang, M., Skinner, R., Usherwood, T. (2010), Interventions for young people in Australia to reduce HIV and sexually transmissible infections: a systematic review. Sexual Health. 7(2), 107-128. [Abstract]
  • Mathew, T., Corso, O., Ludlow, M., Boyle, A., Cass, A., Chadban, S., Joyner, B., Shephard, M., Usherwood, T. (2010), Screening for chronic kidney disease in Australia: a pilot study in the community and workplace. Kidney International. Supplement. 77(S 116), S9-S16. [Abstract]
  • Bhala, N., Usherwood, T., George, J. (2010), Nichtalkoholische Fettlebererkrankung [Non-alcoholic fatty liver]. Praxis. 99(3), 187-189. [Abstract]
  • Schneider, J., Gopinath, B., McMahon, C., Britt, H., Harrison, C., Usherwood, T., Leeder, S., Mitchell, P. (2010), Role of general practitioners in managing age-related hearing loss. The Medical Journal of Australia. 192(1), 20-23. [Abstract]
  • Jeon, Y., Jowsey, T., Yen, L., Glasgow, N., Essue, B., Kljakovic, M., Pearce-Brown, C., Mirzaei, M., Usherwood, T., Jan, S., Kraus, S., Aspin, C. (2010), Achieving a balanced life in the face of chronic illness. Australian Journal of Primary Health. 16(1), 66-74. [Abstract]
  • Jeon, Y., Jowsey, T., Yen, L., Glasgow, N., Essue, B., Kljakovic, M., Pearce-Brown, C., Mirzaei, M., Usherwood, T., Jan, S., Kraus, S., Aspin, S. (2010), Achieving a balanced life in the face of chronic illness. Australian Journal of Primary Health. 16(1), 66-74.
  • Shah, S., Toelle, B., Sawyer, S., Roydhouse, J., Edwards, P., Usherwood, T., Jenkins, C. (2010), Feasibility study of a communication and education asthma intervention for general practitioners in Australia. Aust Journal of Primary Health. 16(1), 75-80. [Abstract]
  • Liu, H., Patel, A., Brown, A., Eades, S., Hayman, N., Jan, S., Ring, I., Stewart, G., Tonkin, A., Weeramanthri, T., Wade, V., Rodgers, A., Usherwood, T., Neal, B., Peiris, D., Burke, H., Reid, C., Cass, A. (2010), Rationale and design of the Kanyini guidelines adherence with the polypill (Kanyini-GAP) study: a randomised controlled trial of a polypill-based strategy amongst Indigenous and non Indigenous people at high cardiovascular risk. BMC Public Health. 10(1), 458. [Abstract]


  • James, J., Cameron, S., Usherwood, T. (2009), The practice of confidentiality in an Aboriginal medical service--what do GPs need to know?. Australian family physician. 38(10), 837-42. [Abstract]
  • Jowsey, T., Jeon, Y., Dugdale, P., Glasgow, N., Kljakovic, M., Usherwood, T. (2009), Challenges for co-morbid chronic illness care and policy in Australia: a qualitative study. Australia and New Zealand Health Policy. 6, 22. [Abstract]
  • Bhala, N., Usherwood, T., George, J. (2009), Non-alcoholic fatty liver disease. BMJ (Clinical research ed.). 339, b2474. [Abstract]
  • Peiris, D., Joshi, R., Webster, R., Groenestein, P., Usherwood, T., Heeley, E., Turnbull, F., Lipman, A., Patel, A. (2009), An electronic clinical decision support tool to assist primary care providers in cardiovascular disease risk management: development and mixed methods evaluation. Journal of Medical Internet Research. 11(4), e51. [Abstract]


  • Deshmukh, V., Toelle, B., Usherwood, T., O'Grady, B., Jenkins, C. (2008), The association of comorbid anxiety and depression with asthma-related quality of life and symptom perception in adults. Respirology (Carlton, Vic.). 13(5), 695-702. [Abstract]
  • McDonnell, L., Usherwood, T. (2008), International medical graduates - Challenges faced in the Australian training program. Australian Family Physician. 37(6), 481-484. [Abstract]