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Leads the Cancer Prevention & Early Diagnosis Group within the General Practice and Primary Care Research Unit.
Research on the prevention and early diagnosis of cancer in primary care.

Publications from Elements

Journal articles

2024

  • Merriel, SW., Archer, S., Forster, AS., Eldred-Evans, D., McGrath, JS., Ahmed, HU., Hamilton, W. and Walter, FM., 2024. Acceptability of magnetic resonance imaging for prostate cancer diagnosis with patients and GPs: a qualitative interview study. Br J Gen Pract,
    Doi: http://doi.org/10.3399/BJGP.2023.0083
  • 2023 (Accepted for publication)

  • Moullet, M., Funston, G., Mounce, L., Lyratzopoulos, G., Walter, F. and Zhou, Y., 2023 (Accepted for publication). Pre-diagnostic prescription patterns in bladder and renal cancer: a longitudinal linked data study British Journal of General Practice,
  • 2023

  • Emery, JD., Jenkins, MA., Saya, S., Chondros, P., Oberoi, J., Milton, S., Novy, K., Habgood, E., Karnchanachari, N., Pirotta, M., Trevena, L., Bickerstaffe, A., De Abreu Lourenço, R., Crothers, A., Ouakrim, DA., Flander, L., Dowty, JG., Walter, FM., Clark, M., Doncovio, S., Etemadmoghadam, D., Fishman, G., Macrae, F., Winship, I. and McIntosh, JG., 2023. The Colorectal cancer RISk Prediction (CRISP) trial: a randomised controlled trial of a decision support tool for risk-stratified colorectal cancer screening. Br J Gen Pract, v. 73
    Doi: 10.3399/BJGP.2022.0480
  • Thompson, MJ., Suchsland, MZ., Hardy, V., Lavallee, DC., Lord, S., Devine, EB., Jarvik, JG., Findlay, S., Trikalinos, TA., Walter, FM., Chou, R., Green, BB., Wernli, KJ., Fitzpatrick, AL. and Bossuyt, PM., 2023. Patient-centred outcomes of imaging tests: recommendations for patients, clinicians and researchers. BMJ Qual Saf, v. 32
    Doi: 10.1136/bmjqs-2021-013311
  • Shaw, B., Walter, FM., Hamilton, W. and Martins, T., 2023. Symptom appraisal and help seeking in males with symptoms of possible prostate cancer: a qualitative study with an ethnically diverse sample in London. Br J Gen Pract, v. 73
    Doi: http://doi.org/10.3399/BJGP.2022.0554
  • Snudden, CM., Calanzani, N., Archer, S., Honey, S., Pannebakker, MM., Faher, A., Chang, A., Hamilton, W. and Walter, FM., 2023. Can we do better? A qualitative study in the East of England investigating patient experience and acceptability of using the faecal immunochemical test in primary care. BMJ Open, v. 13
    Doi: http://doi.org/10.1136/bmjopen-2023-072359
  • Hardy, V., Usher-Smith, J., Archer, S., Barnes, R., Lancaster, J., Johnson, M., Thompson, M., Emery, J., Singh, H. and Walter, FM., 2023. Agreement between patient's description of abdominal symptoms of possible upper gastrointestinal cancer and general practitioner consultation notes: a qualitative analysis of video-recorded UK primary care consultation data. BMJ Open, v. 13
    Doi: http://doi.org/10.1136/bmjopen-2021-058766
  • Papavasiliou, E., Sills, VA., Calanzani, N., Harrison, H., Snudden, C., di Martino, E., Cowan, A., Behiyat, D., Boscott, R., Tan, S., Bovaird, J., Stewart, GD., Walter, FM. and Zhou, Y., 2023. Diagnostic Performance of Biomarkers for Bladder Cancer Detection Suitable for Community and Primary Care Settings: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis. Cancers (Basel), v. 15
    Doi: http://doi.org/10.3390/cancers15030709
  • 2022 (Accepted for publication)

  • Merriel, S., Archer, S., Forster, A., Eldred-Evans, D., McGrath, J., Ahmed, H., Hamilton, W. and Walter, F., 2022 (Accepted for publication). Experiences of ‘traditional’ and ‘one-stop’ MRI-based prostate cancer diagnostic pathways in England: a qualitative study with patients and GPs BMJ Open,
  • Monteiro Calanzani, N., Pannebakker, M. and Walter, F., 2022 (Accepted for publication). Who are the patients being offered the faecal immunochemical test in routine English general practice, and for what symptoms? A prospective descriptive study BMJ Open,
  • Jones, O. and Walter, F., 2022 (Accepted for publication). Artificial intelligence and machine learning algorithms for early detection of skin cancer in community and primary care settings: a systematic review The Lancet Digital Health, v. 4
    Doi: http://doi.org/10.1016/S2589-7500(22)00023-1
  • 2022

  • Nnaji, CA., Ezenwankwo, EF., Kuodi, P., Walter, FM. and Moodley, J., 2022. Timeliness of diagnosis of breast and cervical cancers and associated factors in low-income and middle-income countries: a scoping review. BMJ Open, v. 12
    Doi: http://doi.org/10.1136/bmjopen-2021-057685
  • de Groot, E., Vermond, D., Sills, VA., Mol, SSL., Walter, FM., Rubin, G. and de Wit, NJ., 2022. Factors determining development of researchers within a research network on cancer diagnosis in primary care (CanTest): an interview study. BMJ Open, v. 12
    Doi: http://doi.org/10.1136/bmjopen-2020-046321
  • Walter, F., Neeleman, M., Decarli, R., Venemans, B., Meyer, R., Weiss, A., Bañados, E., Bosman, SEI., Carilli, C., Fan, X., Riechers, D., Rix, HW. and Thompson, TA., 2022. ALMA 200 pc Imaging of a z ∼7 Quasar Reveals a Compact, Disk-like Host Galaxy Astrophysical Journal, v. 927
    Doi: http://doi.org/10.3847/1538-4357/ac49e8
  • Maroni, R., Barnes, J., Offman, J., Scheibl, F., Smith, SG., Debiram-Beecham, I., Waller, J., Sasieni, P., Fitzgerald, RC., Rubin, G., BEST3 Consortium, and Walter, FM., 2022. Patient-reported experiences and views on the Cytosponge test: a mixed-methods analysis from the BEST3 trial. BMJ Open, v. 12
    Doi: http://doi.org/10.1136/bmjopen-2021-054258
  • Nnaji, CA., Kuodi, P., Walter, FM. and Moodley, J., 2022. Effectiveness of interventions for improving timely diagnosis of breast and cervical cancers in low-income and middle-income countries: a systematic review. BMJ Open, v. 12
    Doi: http://doi.org/10.1136/bmjopen-2021-054501
  • Black, GB., van Os, S., Renzi, C., Walter, FM., Hamilton, W. and Whitaker, KL., 2022. How does safety netting for lung cancer symptoms help patients to reconsult appropriately? A qualitative study. BMC Prim Care, v. 23
    Doi: http://doi.org/10.1186/s12875-022-01791-y
  • Murchie, P., Constable, L., Hall, S., Brant, W., Allan, J., Johnston, M., Masthoff, J., Lee, A., Treweek, S., Ayansina, D., Proby, C., Rahman, K., Walter, F., Burrows, N., Durrani, A. and Maclennan, G., 2022. The Achieving Self-directed Integrated Cancer Aftercare Intervention for Detection of Recurrent and Second Primary Melanoma in Survivors of Melanoma: Pilot Randomized Controlled Trial. JMIR Cancer, v. 8
    Doi: http://doi.org/10.2196/37539
  • Calanzani, N., Pannebakker, MM., Tagg, MJ., Walford, H., Holloway, P., de Wit, N., Hamilton, W. and Walter, FM., 2022. Who are the patients being offered the faecal immunochemical test in routine English general practice, and for what symptoms? A prospective descriptive study BMJ Open, v. 12
    Doi: 10.1136/bmjopen-2022-066051
  • Zhou, Y., Walter, FM., Mounce, L., Abel, GA., Singh, H., Hamilton, W., Stewart, GD. and Lyratzopoulos, G., 2022. Identifying opportunities for timely diagnosis of bladder and renal cancer via abnormal blood tests: a longitudinal linked data study. Br J Gen Pract, v. 72
    Doi: http://doi.org/10.3399/BJGP.2021.0282
  • 2021 (No publication date)

  • Funston, G. and Walter, F., 2021 (No publication date). Could ovarian cancer prediction models improve the triage of symptomatic women in primary care? A modelling study using routinely collected data Cancers,
  • 2021 (Accepted for publication)

  • Mills, K., Paxton, B., Walter, F., Griffin, S., Sutton, S. and Usher-Smith, J., 2021 (Accepted for publication). Incorporating a brief intervention for personalised cancer risk assessment to promote behaviour change into primary care: a multi-methods pilot study BMC Public Health,
  • Walter, F., 2021 (Accepted for publication). Symptom appraisal, help seeking and perceived barriers to healthcare seeking in Uganda: An exploratory study among women with potential symptoms of breast and cervical cancer BMJ Open,
  • Walter, F., Calanzani, N. and Funston, G., 2021 (Accepted for publication). Identifying novel biomarkers ready for evaluation in low-prevalence populations for the early detection of lower gastrointestinal cancers: a systematic review and meta-analysis Advances in Therapy,
  • Harrison, H., Usher-Smith, J., Li, L., Roberts, L., Lin, Z., Thompson, R., Rossi, S., Stewart, G., Walter, F., Griffin, S. and Zhou, Y., 2021 (Accepted for publication). Risk prediction models for symptomatic patients with bladder and kidney cancer: a systematic review British Journal of General Practice,
    Doi: http://doi.org/10.3399/BJGP.2021.0319
  • Zhou, Y., Walter, FM., Mounce, L., Abel, GA., Singh, H., Hamilton, W., Stewart, GD. and Lyratzopoulos, G., 2021 (Accepted for publication). Identifying opportunities for timely diagnosis through patterns of primary care tests in patients with bladder and renal cancer: a longitudinal linked data study British Journal of General Practice,
    Doi: http://doi.org/10.3399/BJGP.2021.0282
  • Walter, F., 2021 (Accepted for publication). An electronic clinical decision support tool for assessing stomach symptoms in primary care (ECASS): a feasibility study BMJ Open,
  • Hardy, V., Yue, A., Archer, S., Merriel, S., Thompson, M., Emery, J., Usher-Smith, J. and Walter, F., 2021 (Accepted for publication). The role of Primary Care Physician factors on diagnostic testing and referral decisions for symptoms of possible cancer: a systematic review BMJ Open,
    Doi: 10.1136/bmjopen-2021-053732
  • Monteiro Calanzani, N., Chang, A., Pannebakker, MM., Van Melle, M., Funston, G. and Walter, FM., 2021 (Accepted for publication). Recognising Colorectal Cancer in Primary Care Advances in Therapy,
  • Archer, S., Monteiro Calanzani, N., Honey, S., Johnson, M., Neal, R., Scott, S. and Walter, F., 2021 (Accepted for publication). Impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on cancer assessment in primary care: a qualitative study of GP views BJGP Open,
    Doi: http://doi.org/10.3399/BJGPO.2021.0056
  • Antoniou, A., Yang, X., Cunningham, A., Tischkowitz, M., Easton, DF. and Pharoah, P., 2021 (Accepted for publication). A Comprehensive Epithelial Tubo-Ovarian Cancer Risk Prediction Model Incorporating Genetic and Epidemiological Risk Factors Journal of Medical Genetics,
  • Walter, F., 2021 (Accepted for publication). Measuring patient experience of diagnostic care and acceptability of testing Diagnosis, v. 8
    Doi: http://doi.org/10.1515/dx-2020-0112
  • 2021

  • Nnaji, CA., Kuodi, P., Walter, FM. and Moodley, J., 2021. Timeliness of diagnosis of breast and cervical cancers and associated factors in low-income and middle-income countries: a scoping review protocol. BMJ Open, v. 11
    Doi: http://doi.org/10.1136/bmjopen-2020-044093
  • O'Flynn, H., Jones, E., Njoku, K., Rana, D., Shelton, D., Narine, N., Ramchander, NC., Patel, V., Walter, FM., Walsh, T. and Crosbie, EJ., 2021. Cytology for the diagnosis of endometrial cancer in symptomatic women Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews, v. 2021
    Doi: http://doi.org/10.1002/14651858.CD014560
  • Martins, T., Walter, FM., Penfold, C., Abel, G. and Hamilton, W., 2021. Primary care use by men with symptoms of possible prostate cancer: A multi-method study with an ethnically diverse sample in London. Eur J Cancer Care (Engl), v. 30
    Doi: http://doi.org/10.1111/ecc.13482
  • Walter, F., Funston, G. and Pilling, M., 2021. Time from presentation to pre-diagnostic chest X-ray in symptomatic lung cancer patients: a cohort study using electronic patient records British Journal of General Practice,
  • Koo, MM., Unger-Saldaña, K., Mwaka, AD., Corbex, M., Ginsburg, O., Walter, FM., Calanzani, N., Moodley, J., Rubin, GP. and Lyratzopoulos, G., 2021. Conceptual Framework to Guide Early Diagnosis Programs for Symptomatic Cancer as Part of Global Cancer Control. JCO Glob Oncol, v. 7
    Doi: http://doi.org/10.1200/GO.20.00310
  • Arendse, KD., Walter, FM., Pilling, M., Zhou, Y., Hamilton, W. and Funston, G., 2021. Time from presentation to pre-diagnostic chest X-ray in patients with symptomatic lung cancer: a cohort study using electronic patient records from English primary care. Br J Gen Pract, v. 71
    Doi: http://doi.org/10.3399/bjgp20X714077
  • Milton, S., McIntosh, J., Macrae, F., Chondros, P., Trevena, L., Jenkins, M., Walter, FM., Taylor, N., Boyd, L., Saya, S., Karnchanachari, N., Novy, K., Forbes, C., Gutierrez, JM., Broun, K., Whitburn, S., McGill, S., Fishman, G., Marker, J., Shub, M. and Emery, J., 2021. An RCT of a decision aid to support informed choices about taking aspirin to prevent colorectal cancer and other chronic diseases: a study protocol for the SITA (Should I Take Aspirin?) trial. Trials, v. 22
    Doi: http://doi.org/10.1186/s13063-021-05365-8
  • Evans, PH., Rafi, I., Hayward, J., Dineen, M. and Walter, FM., 2021. Primary care genomic research: One eye on the future InnovAiT: Education and inspiration for general practice, v. 14
    Doi: 10.1177/1755738020972129
  • Habgood, E., McCormack, C., Walter, FM. and Emery, JD., 2021. Patients' Experiences of Using Skin Self-monitoring Apps With People at Higher Risk of Melanoma: Qualitative Study. JMIR Dermatol, v. 4
    Doi: 10.2196/22583
  • Mazza, D., Lin, X., Walter, FM., Young, JM., Barnes, DJ., Mitchell, PL., Brijnath, B., Martin, A., O'Byrne, KJ. and Emery, JD., 2021. Do ethnic patients report longer lung cancer intervals than Anglo-Australian patients?: Findings from a prospective, observational cohort study. Eur J Cancer Care (Engl), v. 30
    Doi: http://doi.org/10.1111/ecc.13492
  • Walter, F. and Funston, G., 2021. CA125 test result, test-to-diagnosis interval and stage in ovarian cancer: a cohort study using electronic health records British Journal of General Practice,
    Doi: http://doi.org/10.3399/BJGP.2020.0859
  • Moodley, J., Constant, D., Mwaka, AD., Scott, SE. and Walter, FM., 2021. Anticipated help seeking behaviour and barriers to seeking care for possible breast and cervical cancer symptoms in Uganda and South Africa. Ecancermedicalscience, v. 15
    Doi: http://doi.org/10.3332/ecancer.2021.1171
  • Moodley, J., Harries, J., Scott, SE., Mwaka, AD., Saji, S. and Walter, FM., 2021. Exploring primary care level provider interpretation and management of potential breast and cervical cancer signs and symptoms in South Africa. Ecancermedicalscience, v. 15
    Doi: http://doi.org/10.3332/ecancer.2021.1298
  • Reilly, F., Contstable, L., Brant, W., Rahman, K., Durrani, A., Burrows, N., Proby, C., Allan, J., Johnston, M., Johnston, D., Walter, F. and Murchie, P., 2021. Achieving integrated self-directed Cancer aftercare (ASICA) for melanoma: how a digital intervention to support total skin self-examination was used by people treated for cutaneous melanoma. BMC Cancer, v. 21
    Doi: http://doi.org/10.1186/s12885-021-08959-2
  • Al Achkar, M., Zigman Suchsland, M., Walter, FM., Neal, RD., Goulart, BHL. and Thompson, MJ., 2021. Experiences along the diagnostic pathway for patients with advanced lung cancer in the USA: a qualitative study. BMJ Open, v. 11
    Doi: http://doi.org/10.1136/bmjopen-2020-045056
  • 2020 (Accepted for publication)

  • Walter, F., 2020 (Accepted for publication). The Epidemiology of Malignant Melanoma, Squamous Cell Carcinoma, and Basal Cell Carcinoma in the United Kingdom from 2004-2014: A Population-Based Cohort Analysis using the Clinical Practice Research Datalink British Journal of Dermatology,
  • Archer, S., Babb de Villiers, C., Schiebl, F., Carver, T., Hartley, S., Lee, A., Cunningham, A., Easton, D., McIntosh, J., Emery, J., Tischkowitz, M., Antoniou, A. and Walter, F., 2020 (Accepted for publication). Evaluating clinician acceptability of the prototype CanRisk tool for predicting risk of breast and ovarian cancer: a multi-methods study PLoS One,
  • Zhou, Y., Abel, G., Hamilton, W., Singh, H., Walter, F. and Lyratzopoulos, G., 2020 (Accepted for publication). Imaging activity in patients with bladder and kidney cancer prior to diagnosis: a longitudinal data-linkage study Cancer Epidemiology: the international journal of cancer epidemiology, detection and prevention,
    Doi: http://doi.org/10.1016/j.canep.2020.101703
  • Walter, F., 2020 (Accepted for publication). Mapping awareness of breast and cervical cancer risk factors, symptoms and lay beliefs in Uganda and South Africa PLoS One,
  • Walter, F., 2020 (Accepted for publication). Faecal immunochemical test (FIT) to triage patients with abdominal symptoms for suspected colorectal cancer in primary care: review of international use and guidelines. Family Practice,
  • Monteiro Calanzani, N., Walter, FM. and Funston, G., 2020 (Accepted for publication). Identifying novel biomarkers ready for evaluation in low-prevalence populations for the early detection of upper gastrointestinal cancers: a systematic review Advances in Therapy, v. 2020
    Doi: http://doi.org/10.1007/s12325-020-01571-z
  • Walter, F., Jones, O. and calanzani, N., 2020 (Accepted for publication). Artificial intelligence techniques that may be applied to primary care data to facilitate the earlier diagnosis of cancer: a systematic review JMIR Cancer,
  • Walter, F., 2020 (Accepted for publication). Diagnostic performance of a faecal immunochemical test for patients with low-risk symptoms of colorectal cancer in primary care: an evaluation in the South West of England British Journal of Cancer,
  • Funston, G., Hamilton, W., Abel, G., Crosbie, EJ., Rous, B. and Walter, FM., 2020 (Accepted for publication). The diagnostic performance of CA125 for the detection of ovarian and non-ovarian cancer in primary care: a population-based cohort study PLoS Medicine, v. 17
    Doi: http://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pmed.1003295
  • Walter, F., 2020 (Accepted for publication). Knowledge of potential harms and benefits of tamoxifen among women considering uptake of breast cancer preventive therapy Cancer Prevention Research,
  • Easton, D. and Antoniou, A., 2020 (Accepted for publication). CanRisk Tool - A web interface for the prediction of breast and ovarian cancer risk and the likelihood of carrying genetic pathogenic variants Cancer Epidemiology, Biomarkers and Prevention,
  • Saunders, C., Kilian, B., Thompson, D., McGeoch, L., Griffin, S., Antoniou, A., Emery, J., Walter, F., Dennis, J., Yang, X. and Usher-Smith, J., 2020 (Accepted for publication). External validation of risk prediction models incorporating common genetic variants for incident colorectal cancer using UK Biobank Cancer Prevention Research,
  • Harrison, H., Thompson, R., Lin, Z., Rossi, S., Stewart, G., Griffin, S. and Usher-Smith, J., 2020 (Accepted for publication). Risk Prediction Models for Kidney Cancer: A Systematic Review European Urology Focus,
    Doi: http://doi.org/10.1016/j.euf.2020.06.024
  • Zhou, Y., Walter, FM., Singh, H., Hamilton, W., Abel, GA. and Lyratzopoulos, G., 2020 (Accepted for publication). Prolonged diagnostic intervals as marker of missed diagnostic opportunities in bladder and kidney cancer patients with alarm features: A longitudinal linked data study Cancers,
  • 2020

  • Zhou, Y., Funston, G., Lyratzopoulos, G. and Walter, FM., 2020. Correction to: Improving the Timely Detection of Bladder and Kidney Cancer in Primary Care. Adv Ther, v. 37
    Doi: http://doi.org/10.1007/s12325-020-01252-x
  • Grant, R., Dowswell, T., Tomlinson, E., Brennan, PM., Walter, FM., Ben-Shlomo, Y., Hunt, DW., Bulbeck, H., Kernohan, A., Robinson, T. and Lawrie, TA., 2020. Interventions to reduce the time to diagnosis of brain tumours. Cochrane Database Syst Rev, v. 9
    Doi: http://doi.org/10.1002/14651858.CD013564.pub2
  • Walter, FM. and Emery, JD., 2020. Further evaluation is required for smartphone-aided diagnosis of skin cancer The Lancet Digital Health, v. 2
    Doi: http://doi.org/10.1016/S2589-7500(20)30021-2
  • Usher-Smith, JA., Harshfield, A., Saunders, CL., Sharp, SJ., Emery, J., Walter, FM., Muir, K. and Griffin, SJ., 2020. Correction: External validation of risk prediction models for incident colorectal cancer using UK Biobank. Br J Cancer, v. 122
    Doi: http://doi.org/10.1038/s41416-020-0767-0
  • Merriel, SWD., Hardy, V., Thompson, MJ., Walter, FM. and Hamilton, W., 2020. Patient-Centered Outcomes From Multiparametric MRI and MRI-Guided Biopsy for Prostate Cancer: A Systematic Review. J Am Coll Radiol, v. 17
    Doi: http://doi.org/10.1016/j.jacr.2019.08.031
  • Walter, F., 2020. The implementation of pharmacogenomics into UK General Practice: a qualitative study exploring barriers, challenges and opportunities Journal of Community Genetics, v. 11
  • Harries, J., Scott, SE., Walter, FM., Mwaka, AD. and Moodley, J., 2020. Women's appraisal, interpretation and help-seeking for possible symptoms of breast and cervical cancer in South Africa: a qualitative study. BMC Womens Health, v. 20
    Doi: http://doi.org/10.1186/s12905-020-01120-4
  • Zhou, Y., Abel, GA., Hamilton, W., Singh, H., Walter, FM. and Lyratzopoulos, G., 2020. Imaging activity possibly signalling missed diagnostic opportunities in bladder and kidney cancer: A longitudinal data-linkage study using primary care electronic health records. Cancer Epidemiol, v. 66
    Doi: http://doi.org/10.1016/j.canep.2020.101703
  • Walter, F., Funston, G. and hardy, V., 2020. Identifying ovarian cancer in symptomatic women: a systematic review of clinical tools Cancers,
    Doi: http://doi.org/10.3390/cancers12123686
  • Habgood, E., McCormack, C., Walter, FM. and Emery, JD., 2020. Patients’ Experiences of Using Skin Self-monitoring Apps With People at Higher Risk of Melanoma: Qualitative Study (Preprint)
    Doi: 10.2196/preprints.22583
  • Adoch, W., Garimoi, CO., Scott, SE., Okeny, GG., Moodley, J., Komakech, H., Walter, FM. and Mwaka, AD., 2020. Knowledge of cervical cancer risk factors and symptoms among women in a refugee settlement: a cross-sectional study in northern Uganda. Confl Health, v. 14
    Doi: http://doi.org/10.1186/s13031-020-00328-3
  • Helsper, CW., Campbell, C., Emery, J., Neal, RD., Li, L., Rubin, G., van Weert, H., Vedsted, P., Walter, FM., Weller, D. and Nekhlyudov, L., 2020. Cancer has not gone away: A primary care perspective to support a balanced approach for timely cancer diagnosis during COVID-19. European Journal of Cancer Care,
    Doi: http://doi.org/10.1111/ecc.13290
  • Fitzgerald, R., Di Pietro, M., O'Donovan, M., Maroni, M., Muldrew, B., Debiram-Beecham, I., Gehrung, M., Offman, J., Tripathi, M., Smith, SG., Aigret, B., Walter, FM., Rubin, G., Sasieni, P. and Nial, J., 2020. Cytosponge-trefoil factor 3 versus usual care to identify Barrett’s oesophagus in a primary care setting: a multicentre, pragmatic, randomised controlled trial The Lancet, v. 396
    Doi: http://doi.org/10.1016/S0140-6736(20)31099-0
  • Nnaji, CA., Kuodi, P., Walter, FM. and Moodley, J., 2020. Effectiveness of interventions for improving timely diagnosis of breast and cervical cancers in low and middle-income countries: a systematic review protocol BMJ Open, v. 10
    Doi: http://doi.org/10.1136/bmjopen-2020-042788
  • Jones, OT., Calanzani, N., Saji, S., Duffy, SW., Emery, J., Hamilton, W., Singh, H., de Wit, NJ. and Walter, FM., 2020. Artificial Intelligence Techniques That May Be Applied to Primary Care Data to Facilitate Earlier Diagnosis of Cancer: Systematic Review (Preprint)
    Doi: 10.2196/preprints.23483
  • Habgood, E., Walter, FM., O'Hare, E., McIntosh, J., McCormack, C. and Emery, JD., 2020. Using an electronic self-completion tool to identify patients at increased risk of melanoma in Australian primary care. Australas J Dermatol, v. 61
    Doi: http://doi.org/10.1111/ajd.13244
  • Freeman, K., Dinnes, J., Chuchu, N., Takwoingi, Y., Bayliss, SE., Matin, RN., Jain, A., Walter, FM., Williams, HC. and Deeks, JJ., 2020. Algorithm based smartphone apps to assess risk of skin cancer in adults: systematic review of diagnostic accuracy studies. BMJ, v. 368
    Doi: http://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.m127
  • Grant, R., Lawrie, TA., Brennan, PM., Walter, FM., Ben-Shlomo, Y., Hunt, DW., Tomlinson, E., Bulbeck, H., Kernohan, A., Robinson, T. and Vale, L., 2020. Interventions to reduce the time to diagnosis of brain tumours Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews, v. 2020
    Doi: http://doi.org/10.1002/14651858.CD013564
  • 2019 (Published online)

  • Sage, W., Fernandez Mendez, M., Crofton, A., Gifford, MJ., Bannykh, A., Chrysaphinis, C., Tingley, E., Bulbeck, H., Brahmbhatt, M., Pickard, JD., Walter, FM., Brodbelt, A., Price, SJ. and Joannides, AJ., 2019 (Published online). Defining unmet clinical need across the pathway of brain tumor care: a patient and carer perspective Cancer Management and Research, v. Volume 11
    Doi: http://doi.org/10.2147/cmar.s175886
  • 2019 (Accepted for publication)

  • Walter, F., 2019 (Accepted for publication). ‘It was nothing that you would think was anything’: qualitative analysis of appraisal and help seeking preceding brain cancer diagnosis Psycho-Oncology,
  • Humphrys, E., Walter, FM., Rubin, G., Emery, JD., Johnson, M., Richards, A., Fitzgerald, RC., Viswanath, YKS. and Burt, J., 2019 (Accepted for publication). Patient symptom experience prior to a diagnosis of oesophageal or gastric cancer: a multi-methods study BJGP Open,
  • Walter, F. and Funston, G., 2019 (Accepted for publication). Variation in the initial assessment and investigation for ovarian cancer in symptomatic women: a systematic review of international guidelines BMC Cancer,
  • Walter, F. and Moodley, J., 2019 (Accepted for publication). Symptom Awareness Measures for Breast and Cervical Cancer in Sub-Saharan Africa: A Scoping Review South African Journal of Oncology, v. 3
    Doi: http://doi.org/10.4102/sajo.v3i0.78
  • Walter, F., 2019 (Accepted for publication). Evaluating diagnostic strategies for early detection of cancer: the CanTest Framework BMC Cancer,
  • Zhou, Y., Funston, G., Lyratzopoulos, G. and Walter, FM., 2019 (Accepted for publication). Improving the Timely Detection of Bladder and Kidney Cancer in Primary Care Advances in Therapy,
    Doi: http://doi.org/10.1007/s12325-019-00966-x
  • Walter, F., Mills, K., Pannebakker, M. and Barclay, M., 2019 (Accepted for publication). EFFECT OF A SKIN SELF-MONITORING SMART PHONE APPLICATION ON TIME TO CONSULTATION WITH PHYSICIAN AMONG PATIENTS WITH POSSIBLE MELANOMA: A PHASE II RANDOMIZED CLINICAL TRIAL JAMA: Journal of the American Medical Association Network Open, v. 3
    Doi: http://doi.org/10.1001/jamanetworkopen.2020.0001
  • McGeoch, L., Saunders, C., Griffin, S., Emery, J., Walter, F., Thompson, D., Antoniou, A. and Usher-Smith, J., 2019 (Accepted for publication). Risk prediction models for colorectal cancer incorporating common genetic variants: a systematic review Cancer Epidemiology Biomarkers and Prevention,
    Doi: http://doi.org/10.1158/1055-9965.EPI-19-0059
  • Walter, F. and Jones, O., 2019 (Accepted for publication). Dermoscopy for melanoma detection and triage in primary care: A systematic review BMJ Open,
  • Walter, F., 2019 (Accepted for publication). The influence of doctor-patient conversations on behaviours of patients presenting to primary care with new or persistent symptoms: a video observation study. BMJ Quality and Safety,
  • Barclay, M., Lyratzopoulos, G., Walter, FM., Jefferies, S., Peake, MD. and Rintoul, RC., 2019 (Accepted for publication). Incidence of second and higher order smoking-related primary cancers following lung cancer: a population-based cohort study Thorax, v. 74
    Doi: http://doi.org/10.1136/thoraxjnl-2018-212456
  • Walter, F. and Zhou, Y., 2019 (Accepted for publication). Quality of the Diagnostic Process in Patients Presenting with Symptoms Suggestive of Bladder or Kidney Cancer: A Systematic Review BMJ Open,
  • Moodley, J., Scott, SE., Mwaka, AD., Constant, D., Githaiga, JN., Stewart, TS., Payne, A., Cairncross, L., Somdyala, NIM. and Walter, FM., 2019 (Accepted for publication). Development and validation of the African Women Awareness of CANcer (AWACAN) tool for breast and cervical cancer. PLoS ONE, v. 14
    Doi: http://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0220545
  • 2019

  • Kummer, S., Walter, FM., Chilcot, J. and Scott, S., 2019. Measures of psychosocial factors that may influence help-seeking behaviour in cancer: A systematic review of psychometric properties. J Health Psychol, v. 24
    Doi: http://doi.org/10.1177/1359105317707255
  • Kummer, S., Walter, FM., Chilcot, J., Emery, J., Sutton, S. and Scott, SE., 2019. Do cognitive heuristics underpin symptom appraisal for symptoms of cancer?: A secondary qualitative analysis across seven cancers. Psychooncology, v. 28
    Doi: http://doi.org/10.1002/pon.5049
  • Banks, I., Weller, D., Ungan, M., Selby, P., Aapro, M., Beishon, M., Bolt, M., Bonanno, F., Champeix, C., Dégi, C., Eneqvist, LJ., Kazmierska, J., Kolacinska, A., Malas, S., Moine, S., Pavlic, DR., Price, R., Walter, F. and Wyld, L., 2019. ECCO Essential Requirements for Quality Cancer Care: Primary care. Crit Rev Oncol Hematol, v. 142
    Doi: http://doi.org/10.1016/j.critrevonc.2019.07.007
  • Walter, FM., Penfold, C., Joannides, A., Saji, S., Johnson, M., Watts, C., Brodbelt, A., Jenkinson, MD., Price, SJ., Hamilton, W. and Scott, SE., 2019. Missed opportunities for diagnosing brain tumours in primary care: a qualitative study of patient experiences. Br J Gen Pract, v. 69
    Doi: http://doi.org/10.3399/bjgp19X701861
  • Walter, FM. and Moodley, JR., 2019. Population risk factors for late-stage presentation of cervical cancer in sub-Saharan Africa. Cancer Epidemiol, v. 63
    Doi: http://doi.org/10.1016/j.canep.2019.101597
  • Jones, OT., Jurascheck, LC., Utukuri, M., Pannebakker, MM., Emery, J. and Walter, FM., 2019. Dermoscopy use in UK primary care: a survey of GPs with a special interest in dermatology. Journal of the European Academy of Dermatology and Venereology,
    Doi: http://doi.org/10.1111/jdv.15614
  • Mendonca, S., Abel, G., McPhail, S., Gildea, C., Peake, M., Rubin, G., Singh, H., Hamilton, W., Walter, F., Roland, M. and Lyratzopoulos, G., 2019. Associations between general practice characteristics with use of urgent referrals for suspected cancer, and endoscopies: A cross-sectional ecological study Family Practice,
    Doi: http://doi.org/10.1093/fampra/cmy118
  • Jones, OT., Ranmuthu, CKI., Hall, PN., Funston, G. and Walter, FM., 2019. Recognising Skin Cancer in Primary Care. Advances in Therapy,
    Doi: http://doi.org/10.1007/s12325-019-01130-1
  • Murchie, P., Masthoff, J., Walter, FM., Rahman, K., Allan, JL., Burrows, N., Proby, C., Lee, AJ., Johnston, M., Durrani, A., Depasquale, I., Brant, B., Neilson, A., Meredith, F., Treweek, S., Hall, S. and McDonald, A., 2019. Achieving Self-Directed Integrated Cancer Aftercare (ASICA) in melanoma: protocol for a randomised patient-focused pilot trial of delivering the ASICA intervention as a means to earlier detection of recurrent and second primary melanoma. Trials, v. 20
    Doi: http://doi.org/10.1186/s13063-019-3453-x
  • Renzi, C., Kaushal, A., Emery, J., Hamilton, W., Neal, RD., Rachet, B., Rubin, G., Singh, H., Walter, FM., de Wit, NJ. and Lyratzopoulos, G., 2019. Comorbid chronic diseases and cancer diagnosis: disease-specific effects and underlying mechanisms. Nat Rev Clin Oncol, v. 16
    Doi: http://doi.org/10.1038/s41571-019-0249-6
  • Lee, A., Mavaddat, N., Wilcox, AN., Cunningham, AP., Carver, T., Hartley, S., de Villiers, CB., Izquierdo, A., Simard, J., Schmidt, MK., Walter, FM., Chatterjee, N., Garcia-Closas, M., Tischkowitz, M., Pharoah, P., Easton, DF. and Antoniou, AC., 2019. Correction: BOADICEA: a comprehensive breast cancer risk prediction model incorporating genetic and nongenetic risk factors. Genet Med, v. 21
    Doi: http://doi.org/10.1038/s41436-019-0459-4
  • 2018 (Published online)

  • Walter, FM., Rubin, G., Emery, J. and de Wit, N., 2018 (Published online). Reimagining the diagnostic pathway for gastrointestinal cancer. Nature Reviews Gastroenterology & Hepatology,
    Doi: http://doi.org/10.1038/nrgastro.2018.1
  • 2018 (Accepted for publication)

  • Mazza, D., Lin, X., Walter, FM., Young, JM., Barnes, DJ., Mitchell, P., Brijnath, B., Martin, A. and Emery, JD., 2018 (Accepted for publication). The LEAD study protocol: a mixed-method cohort study evaluating the lung cancer diagnostic and pre-treatment pathways of patients from Culturally and Linguistically Diverse (CALD) backgrounds compared to patients from Anglo-Australian backgrounds. BMC Cancer, v. 18
    Doi: http://doi.org/10.1186/s12885-018-4671-4
  • Walter, FM., 2018 (Accepted for publication). Toward timely diagnosis of symptomatic breast and cervical cancer in South Africa SAMJ South African Medical Journal,
  • Humphrys, ES., Burt, J., Rubin, G., Emery, JD. and Walter, F., 2018 (Accepted for publication). The influence of health literacy on the timely diagnosis of symptomatic cancer: a systematic review European Journal of Cancer Care,
  • Martin, A., Saunders, C., Harte, E., Griffin, S., Maclure, C., Mant, JWF., Meads, C., Walter, F. and Usher-Smith, J., 2018 (Accepted for publication). Delivery and impact of the NHS Health Check in the first eight years: a systematic review British Journal of General Practice,
  • Coxon, D., Campbell, C., Walter, FM., Scott, SE., Neal, RD., Vedsted, P., Emery, J., Rubin, G., Hamilton, W. and Weller, D., 2018 (Accepted for publication). The Aarhus statement on cancer diagnostic research: turning recommendations into new survey instruments. BMC Health Services Research, v. 18
    Doi: http://doi.org/10.1186/s12913-018-3476-0
  • Walter, FM., Pannebakker, M. and Mills, K., 2018 (Accepted for publication). Understanding implementation and usefulness of electronic clinical decision support (eCDS) for melanoma in English primary care: a qualitative investigation British Journal of General Practice,
  • Walter, FM., 2018 (Accepted for publication). THE CHEST AUSTRALIA TRIAL: A RANDOMISED CONTROLLED TRIAL OF AN INTERVENTION TO INCREASE CONSULTATION RATES IN SMOKERS AT RISK OF LUNG CANCER Thorax,
    Doi: http://doi.org/10.1136/thoraxjnl-2018-212506
  • Rashid, MA., Llanwarne, N., Heyns, N., Walter, F. and Mant, JWF., 2018 (Accepted for publication). What are the implications for practice that arise from studies of medication taking? A systematic review of qualitative research PLoS ONE,
  • Antoniou, A., Lee, A., Mavaddat, N., Easton, D. and Cunningham, A., 2018 (Accepted for publication). BOADICEA: a comprehensive breast cancer risk prediction model incorporating genetic and non-genetic risk factors Genetics in Medicine,
  • Fitzgerald, RC., 2018 (Accepted for publication). Barrett’s oESophagus Trial 3 (BEST3): Study protocol for a randomised controlled trial comparing the Cytosponge-TFF3 test with usual care to facilitate the diagnosis of oesophageal pre-cancer in primary care patients with chronic acid reflux BMC Cancer,
  • Walter, FM., 2018 (Accepted for publication). Visual inspection for the diagnosis of cutaneous melanoma in adults Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews,
  • Walter, FM., 2018 (Accepted for publication). Dermoscopy, with and without visual inspection, for the diagnosis of melanoma in adults Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews,
  • Walter, FM., 2018 (Accepted for publication). Smartphone applications for triaging adults with skin lesions that are suspicious for melanoma Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews,
    Doi: http://doi.org/10.1002/14651858.CD013192
  • Walter, FM. and Rubin, G., 2018 (Accepted for publication). Reimagining the diagnostic pathway for gastrointestinal cancer Nature Reviews Gastroenterology and Hepatology,
  • Walter, FM., 2018 (Accepted for publication). The use of teledermatology for the diagnosis of skin cancer in adults Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews,
    Doi: http://doi.org/10.1002/14651858.CD013193
  • 2018

  • Stewart, T., Moodley, J. and Walter, FM., 2018. Population risk factors for late-stage presentation of cervical cancer in sub-Saharan Africa Cancer Epidemiology, v. 53
    Doi: http://doi.org/10.1016/j.canep.2018.01.014
  • Koo, MM., Hamilton, W., Walter, FM., Rubin, GP. and Lyratzopoulos, G., 2018. Symptom Signatures and Diagnostic Timeliness in Cancer Patients: A Review of Current Evidence. Neoplasia, v. 20
    Doi: http://doi.org/10.1016/j.neo.2017.11.005
  • Brett, J., Fenlon, D., Boulton, M., Hulbert-Williams, NJ., Walter, FM., Donnelly, P., Lavery, B., Morgan, A., Morris, C. and Watson, E., 2018. Factors associated with intentional and unintentional non-adherence to adjuvant endocrine therapy following breast cancer. Eur J Cancer Care (Engl), v. 27
    Doi: http://doi.org/10.1111/ecc.12601
  • Walter, F., Riechers, D., Novak, M., Decarli, R., Ferkinhoff, C., Venemans, B., Bañados, E., Bertoldi, F., Carilli, C., Fan, X., Farina, E., Mazzucchelli, C., Neeleman, M., Rix, HW., Strauss, MA., Uzgil, B. and Wang, R., 2018. No Evidence for Enhanced [O iii] 88 μm Emission in a z ∼ 6 Quasar Compared to Its Companion Starbursting Galaxy Astrophysical Journal Letters, v. 869
    Doi: http://doi.org/10.3847/2041-8213/aaf4fa
  • Walker, JG., Macrae, F., Winship, I., Oberoi, J., Saya, S., Milton, S., Bickerstaffe, A., Dowty, JG., De Abreu Lourenço, R., Clark, M., Galloway, L., Fishman, G., Walter, FM., Flander, L., Chondros, P., Ait Ouakrim, D., Pirotta, M., Trevena, L., Jenkins, MA. and Emery, JD., 2018. The use of a risk assessment and decision support tool (CRISP) compared with usual care in general practice to increase risk-stratified colorectal cancer screening: study protocol for a randomised controlled trial. Trials, v. 19
    Doi: http://doi.org/10.1186/s13063-018-2764-7
  • Stanciu, MA., Law, R-J., Nafees, S., Hendry, M., Yeo, ST., Hiscock, J., Lewis, R., Edwards, RT., Williams, NH., Brain, K., Brocklehurst, P., Carson-Stevens, A., Dolwani, S., Emery, J., Hamilton, W., Hoare, Z., Lyratzopoulos, G., Rubin, G., Smits, S., Vedsted, P., Walter, F., Wilkinson, C., Neal, RD. and WICKED Team on behalf of, , 2018. Development of an intervention to expedite cancer diagnosis through primary care: a protocol. BJGP Open, v. 2
    Doi: http://doi.org/10.3399/bjgpopen18X101595
  • Emery, JD., Gray, V., Walter, FM., Cheetham, S., Croager, EJ., Slevin, T., Saunders, C., Threlfall, T., Auret, K., Nowak, AK., Geelhoed, E., Bulsara, M. and Holman, CDJ., 2018. The Improving Rural Cancer Outcomes Trial: a cluster-randomised controlled trial of a complex intervention to reduce time to diagnosis in rural cancer patients in Western Australia. Br J Cancer, v. 118
    Doi: http://doi.org/10.1038/bjc.2017.457
  • Chuchu, N., Dinnes, J., Takwoingi, Y., Matin, RN., Bayliss, SE., Davenport, C., Moreau, JF., Bassett, O., Godfrey, K., O'Sullivan, C., Walter, FM., Motley, R., Deeks, JJ., Williams, HC. and Cochrane Skin Cancer Diagnostic Test Accuracy Group, , 2018. Teledermatology for diagnosing skin cancer in adults. Cochrane Database Syst Rev, v. 12
    Doi: http://doi.org/10.1002/14651858.CD013193
  • Dinnes, J., Deeks, JJ., Chuchu, N., Matin, RN., Wong, KY., Aldridge, RB., Durack, A., Gulati, A., Chan, SA., Johnston, L., Bayliss, SE., Leonardi-Bee, J., Takwoingi, Y., Davenport, C., O'Sullivan, C., Tehrani, H., Williams, HC. and Cochrane Skin Cancer Diagnostic Test Accuracy Group, , 2018. Visual inspection and dermoscopy, alone or in combination, for diagnosing keratinocyte skin cancers in adults. Cochrane Database Syst Rev, v. 12
    Doi: http://doi.org/10.1002/14651858.CD011901.pub2
  • Lyratzopoulos, GL., Martins Mendonca, SC., Gildea, C., McPhail, S., Peake, MD., Rubin, G., Singh, H., Hamilton, W., Walter, FM., Roland, M. and Abel, GA., 2018. Associations between diagnostic activity and measures of patient experience in primary care: A cross-sectional ecological study of English general practices British Journal of General Practice, v. 68
    Doi: http://doi.org/10.3399/bjgp17X694097
  • Ferrante di Ruffano, L., Takwoingi, Y., Dinnes, J., Chuchu, N., Bayliss, SE., Davenport, C., Matin, RN., Godfrey, K., O'Sullivan, C., Gulati, A., Chan, SA., Durack, A., O'Connell, S., Gardiner, MD., Bamber, J., Deeks, JJ., Williams, HC. and Cochrane Skin Cancer Diagnostic Test Accuracy Group, , 2018. Computer-assisted diagnosis techniques (dermoscopy and spectroscopy-based) for diagnosing skin cancer in adults. Cochrane Database Syst Rev, v. 12
    Doi: http://doi.org/10.1002/14651858.CD013186
  • Harte, E., MacLure, C., Martin, A., Saunders, C., Meads, C., Walter, F., Griffin, S., Mant, J. and Usher-Smith, JA., 2018. Reasons why people do not attend NHS Health Checks: a systematic review and qualitative synthesis British Journal of General Practice, v. 68
    Doi: http://doi.org/10.3399/bjgp17X693929
  • 2017 (Accepted for publication)

  • Walter, FM., 2017 (Accepted for publication). Supporting prostate cancer survivors in primary care: findings from a pilot trial of a nurse-led psycho-educational intervention (PROSPECTIV). European Journal of Oncology Nursing,
  • Walker, JG., Bickerstaffe, A., Hewabandu, N., Maddumarachchi,, S., Dowty, JG., Jenkins, M., Pirotta, M., Walter, FM. and Emery, JD., 2017 (Accepted for publication). The CRISP Trial: an RCT of risk assessment and decision support to implement risk-stratified colorectal cancer screening in primary care. BMC Medical Informatics and Decision Making,
  • Zhou, Y., Mendonca, SC., Abel, GA., Hamilton, W., Walter, FM., Johnson, S., Shelton, J., Elliss-Brookes, L., McPhail, S. and Lyratzopoulos, G., 2017 (Accepted for publication). Variation in ‘fast-track’ referrals for suspected cancer by patient characteristic and cancer diagnosis: Evidence from 670,000 patients with cancers of 35 different sites British Journal of Cancer,
  • Brett, J., Boulton, M., Fenlon, D., Hulbert-Williams, NJ., Walter, FM., Donnelly, P., Lavery, B., Morgan, A., Morris, C. and Watson, E., 2017 (Accepted for publication). Adjuvant endocrine therapy (AET) after breast cancer: A qualitative study of factors associated with adherence. Patient Preference & Adherence,
  • Wilson, ECF., Usher-Smith, J., Emery, J., Corrie, P. and Walter, F., 2017 (Accepted for publication). Expert elicitation of multinomial probabilities for decision analytic modelling: an application to rates of disease progression in undiagnosed and untreated melanoma Value in Health,
  • Antoniou, A., Carver, T., Lee, A., Cunningham, A., Babb de Villiers, C., Easton, DFE., Hartley, S., Tischkowitz, M. and Walter, F., 2017 (Accepted for publication). pedigreejs: a web-based graphical pedigree editor Bioinformatics,
  • Mills, K., Emery, JD., Lantaff, R., Radford, M., Pannebakker, MM., Hall, P., Burrows, NP., Williams, KM., Saunders, CL. and Walter, FM., 2017 (Accepted for publication). Protocol for the MelaTools Skin Self-Monitoring Trial: a phase II randomised controlled trial of an intervention for primary care patients at higher risk of melanoma BMJ Open,
  • Brandenbarg, D., Groenhof, F., Siewers, I., van der Voort, A., Walter, FM. and Berendsen, A., 2017 (Accepted for publication). Possible missed opportunities for diagnosing colorectal cancer in Dutch general practice: a multi-methods approach British Journal of General Practice,
  • Walter, F. and Brett, J., 2017 (Accepted for publication). Psychometric properties of the Beliefs about Medicine Questionnaire (BMQ)-AET for Women taking Adjuvant Endocrine Therapies (AET) following early-stage breast cancer Health Psychology Open,
  • Usher-Smith, JA., Harshfield, A., Saunders, C., Sharp, S., Emery, J., Walter, F., Muir, K. and Griffin, S., 2017 (Accepted for publication). External validation of risk prediction models for incident colorectal cancer using UK Biobank British Journal of Cancer,
  • Wilson, ECF., Usher-Smith, J., Emery, J., Corrie, P. and Walter, F., 2017 (Accepted for publication). A Modeling Study of the Cost Effectiveness of a Risk-Stratified Surveillance Program for Melanoma in the United Kingdom Value in Health,
    Doi: http://doi.org/10.1016/j.jval.2017.11.009
  • 2017

  • Usher-Smith, JA., Harte, E., MacLure, C., Martin, A., Saunders, CL., Meads, C., Walter, FM., Griffin, SJ. and Mant, J., 2017. Patient experience of NHS health checks: a systematic review and qualitative synthesis BMJ Open, v. 7
    Doi: http://doi.org/10.1136/bmjopen-2017-017169
  • Faithfull, S., Burton, C., Clarke, S., Kirby, M., Lyon, A., Levitt, G., Poole, K. and Walter, F., 2017. Mitigating risk of cardiovascular disease in people living with and beyond cancer Cancer Nursing Practice, v. 16
    Doi: 10.7748/cnp.2017.e1352
  • Mills, K., Harte, E., MacLure, C., Griffin, S., Mant, J., Meads, C., Saunders, C., Walter, F. and Usher-Smith, JA., 2017. Views of commissioners, managers and healthcare professionals on the NHS Health Check programme: a systematic review BMJ Open, v. 7
    Doi: http://doi.org/10.1136/bmjopen-2017-018606.
  • Murray, SR., Kutzer, Y., Habgood, E., Murchie, P., Walter, FM., Mazza, D., Shahid, S. and Emery, JD., 2017. Reducing barriers to consulting a General Practitioner in patients at increased risk of lung cancer: a qualitative evaluation of the CHEST Australia intervention Family Practice, v. 34
    Doi: http://doi.org/10.1093/fampra/cmx057
  • Westwood, M., Lang, S., Armstrong, N., van Turenhout, S., Cubiella, J., Stirk, L., Ramos, IC., Luyendijk, M., Zaim, R., Kleijnen, J. and Fraser, CG., 2017. Faecal immunochemical tests (FIT) can help to rule out colorectal cancer in patients presenting in primary care with lower abdominal symptoms: a systematic review conducted to inform new NICE DG30 diagnostic guidance BMC Medicine, v. 15
    Doi: 10.1186/s12916-017-0944-z
  • Banks, J., Wye, L., Hall, N., Rooney, J., Walter, FM., Hamilton, W., Gjini, A. and Rubin, G., 2017. The researchers' role in knowledge translation: a realist evaluation of the development and implementation of diagnostic pathways for cancer in two United Kingdom localities. Health Res Policy Syst, v. 15
    Doi: http://doi.org/10.1186/s12961-017-0267-8
  • Walker, JG., Bickerstaffe, A., Hewabandu, N., Maddumarachchi, S., Dowty, JG., CRECRC, , Jenkins, M., Pirotta, M., Walter, FM. and Emery, JD., 2017. The CRISP colorectal cancer risk prediction tool: an exploratory study using simulated consultations in Australian primary care BMC Medical Informatics and Decision Making, v. 17
    Doi: http://doi.org/10.1186/s12911-017-0407-7
  • Paterson, AL., Lao-Sirieix, P., O'Donovan, M., Debiram-Beecham, I., di Pietro, M., Miremadi, A., Attwood, SE., Walter, FM., Sasieni, PD., Fitzgerald, RC. and BEST and BEST2 study groups, , 2017. Range of pathologies diagnosed using a minimally invasive capsule sponge to evaluate patients with reflux symptoms. Histopathology, v. 70
    Doi: http://doi.org/10.1111/his.13039
  • Freeman, M., Offman, J., Walter, FM., Sasieni, P. and Smith, SG., 2017. Acceptability of the Cytosponge procedure for detecting Barrett's oesophagus: a qualitative study. BMJ Open, v. 7
    Doi: http://doi.org/10.1136/bmjopen-2016-013901
  • Licqurish, S., Phillipson, L., Chiang, P., Walker, J., Walter, F. and Emery, J., 2017. Cancer beliefs in ethnic minority populations: a review and meta-synthesis of qualitative studies. Eur J Cancer Care (Engl), v. 26
    Doi: http://doi.org/10.1111/ecc.12556
  • Penford, C., Joannides, A., Bell, J. and Walter, FM., 2017. Diagnosing adult primary brain tumours: can we do better? British Journal of General Practice, v. 67
    Doi: http://doi.org/10.3399/bjgp17X691277
  • Freeman, M., Offman, J., Walter, FM., Sasieni, P. and Smith, SG., 2017. Acceptability of the Cytosponge procedure for detecting Barrett's oesophagus: a qualitative study BMJ OPEN, v. 7
    Doi: http://doi.org/10.1136/bmjopen-2016-013901
  • Murray, SR., Kutzer, Y., Habgood, E., Murchie, P., Walter, FM., Mazza, D., Shahid, S. and Emery, JD., 2017. Reducing barriers to consulting a General Practitioner in patients at increased risk of lung cancer: a qualitative evaluation of the CHEST Australia intervention. Fam Pract, v. 34
    Doi: http://doi.org/10.1093/fampra/cmx057
  • Zhou, Y., Abel, GA., Hamilton, W., Pritchard-Jones, K., Gross, CP., Walter, FM., Renzi, C., Johnson, S., McPhail, S., Elliss-Brookes, L. and Lyratzopoulos, G., 2017. Diagnosis of cancer as an emergency: a critical review of current evidence Nature Reviews Clinical Oncology, v. 14
    Doi: http://doi.org/10.1038/nrclinonc.2016.155
  • Walter, FM., Mills, K. and Birt, L., 2017. Understanding symptom appraisal and help-seeking in people with symptoms suggestive of pancreatic cancer: a qualitative study BMJ Open, v. 7
    Doi: http://doi.org/10.1136/bmjopen-2016-015682
  • 2016

  • Hall, N., Birt, L., Rees, CJ., Walter, FM., Elliot, S., Ritchie, M., Weller, D. and Rubin, G., 2016. Concerns, perceived need and competing priorities: a qualitative exploration of decision-making and non-participation in a population-based flexible sigmoidoscopy screening programme to prevent colorectal cancer. BMJ Open, v. 6
    Doi: http://doi.org/10.1136/bmjopen-2016-012304
  • Aziz, NA., Pindus, DM., Mullis, R., Walter, FM. and Mant, J., 2016. Understanding stroke survivors' and informal carers' experiences of and need for primary care and community health services--a systematic review of the qualitative literature: protocol. BMJ Open, v. 6
    Doi: http://doi.org/10.1136/bmjopen-2015-009244
  • Birt, L., Scott, S., Cavers, D., Campbell, C. and Walter, F., 2016. Member Checking: A Tool to Enhance Trustworthiness or Merely a Nod to Validation? Qual Health Res, v. 26
    Doi: http://doi.org/10.1177/1049732316654870
  • Farquhar, M., Penfold, C., Walter, FM., Kuhn, I. and Benson, J., 2016. What are the key elements of educational interventions for lay carers of patients with advanced disease? A systematic literature search and narrative review of structural components, processes and modes of delivery Journal of Pain and Symptom Management,
  • Thompson, M. and Walter, F., 2016. Increases in general practice workload in England. Lancet, v. 387
    Doi: http://doi.org/10.1016/S0140-6736(16)00743-1
  • Shephard, EA., Neal, RD., Rose, PW., Walter, FM. and Hamilton, W., 2016. Symptoms of adult chronic and acute leukaemia before diagnosis: large primary care case-control studies using electronic records. Br J Gen Pract, v. 66
    Doi: http://doi.org/10.3399/bjgp16X683989
  • Moore, HJ., Nixon, C., Tariq, A., Emery, J., Hamilton, W., Hoare, Z., Kershenbaum, A., Neal, RD., Ukoumunne, OC., Usher-Smith, J., Walter, FM., Whyte, S. and Rubin, G., 2016. Evaluating a computer aid for assessing stomach symptoms (ECASS): study protocol for a randomised controlled trial. Trials, v. 17
    Doi: http://doi.org/10.1186/s13063-016-1307-3
  • Brett, J., Watson, E., Boulton, M., Fenlon, D., Williams, NH., Donnelly, P., Walter, F., Lavary, B., Morgan, A. and Morris, C., 2016. Exploring adherence to adjuvant endocrine therapy (AET) following treatment for breast cancer PSYCHO-ONCOLOGY, v. 25
  • Williams, TGS., Cubiella, J., Griffin, SJ., Walter, FM. and Usher-Smith, JA., 2016. Risk prediction models for colorectal cancer in people with symptoms: a systematic review. BMC Gastroenterol, v. 16
    Doi: http://doi.org/10.1186/s12876-016-0475-7
  • Walter, FM., Mills, K., Mendonça, SC., Abel, GA., Basu, B., Carroll, N., Ballard, S., Lancaster, J., Hamilton, W., Rubin, GP. and Emery, JD., 2016. Symptoms and patient factors associated with diagnostic intervals for pancreatic cancer (SYMPTOM pancreatic study): a prospective cohort study. Lancet Gastroenterol Hepatol, v. 1
    Doi: http://doi.org/10.1016/S2468-1253(16)30079-6
  • Emery, JD., Usher-Smith, JA. and Walter, FM., 2016. Predicting the Risk of Melanoma. JAMA Dermatol, v. 152
    Doi: http://doi.org/10.1001/jamadermatol.2016.1574
  • Usher-Smith, JA., Kassianos, AP., Emery, JD., Abel, GA., Teoh, Z., Hall, S., Neal, RD., Murchie, P. and Walter, FM., 2016. Identifying people at higher risk of melanoma across the U.K.: a primary-care-based electronic survey. Br J Dermatol,
    Doi: http://doi.org/10.1111/bjd.15181
  • Hamilton, W., Walter, FM., Rubin, G. and Neal, RD., 2016. Improving early diagnosis of symptomatic cancer. Nat Rev Clin Oncol, v. 13
    Doi: http://doi.org/10.1038/nrclinonc.2016.109
  • Hollinghurst, S., Banks, J., Bigwood, L., Walter, FM., Hamilton, W. and Peters, TJ., 2016. Using willingness-to-pay to establish patient preferences for cancer testing in primary care. BMC Med Inform Decis Mak, v. 16
    Doi: http://doi.org/10.1186/s12911-016-0345-9
  • Watson, E., Shinkins, B., Frith, E., Neal, D., Hamdy, F., Walter, F., Weller, D., Wilkinson, C., Faithfull, S., Wolstenholme, J., Sooriakumaran, P., Kastner, C., Campbell, C., Neal, R., Butcher, H., Matthews, M., Perera, R. and Rose, P., 2016. Symptoms, unmet needs, psychological well-being and health status in survivors of prostate cancer: implications for redesigning follow-up. BJU Int, v. 117
    Doi: http://doi.org/10.1111/bju.13122
  • Usher-Smith, JA., Walter, FM., Emery, JD., Win, AK. and Griffin, SJ., 2016. Risk Prediction Models for Colorectal Cancer: A Systematic Review. Cancer Prev Res (Phila), v. 9
    Doi: 10.1158/1940-6207.CAPR-15-0274
  • Walter, FM., Emery, JD., Mendonca, S., Hall, N., Morris, HC., Mills, K., Dobson, C., Bankhead, C., Johnson, M., Abel, GA., Rutter, MD., Hamilton, W. and Rubin, GP., 2016. Symptoms and patient factors associated with longer time to diagnosis for colorectal cancer: results from a prospective cohort study. Br J Cancer, v. 115
    Doi: http://doi.org/10.1038/bjc.2016.221
  • 2015

  • Scott, SE., Birt, L., Cavers, D., Shah, N., Campbell, C. and Walter, FM., 2015. Patient drawings of their melanoma: A novel approach to understanding symptom perception and appraisal prior to health care Psychology and Health, v. 30
    Doi: http://doi.org/10.1080/08870446.2015.1016943
  • Walter, FM., Usher-Smith, JA., Yadlapalli, S. and Watson, E., 2015. Caring for people living with, and beyond, cancer: an online survey of GPs in England. Br J Gen Pract, v. 65
    Doi: http://doi.org/10.3399/bjgp15X687409
  • Walter, FM., Abel, GA., Lyratzopoulos, G., Melia, J., Greenberg, D., Brewster, DH., Butler, H., Corrie, PG. and Campbell, C., 2015. Seasonal variation in diagnosis of invasive cutaneous melanoma in Eastern England and Scotland Cancer Epidemiology, v. 39
    Doi: http://doi.org/10.1016/j.canep.2015.06.006
  • Usher-Smith, J., Emery, J., Hamilton, W., Griffin, SJ. and Walter, FM., 2015. Risk prediction tools for cancer in primary care. Br J Cancer, v. 113
    Doi: 10.1038/bjc.2015.409
  • Shephard, EA., Neal, RD., Rose, P., Walter, FM., Litt, EJ. and Hamilton, WT., 2015. Quantifying the risk of multiple myeloma from symptoms reported in primary care patients: a large case-control study using electronic records. Br J Gen Pract, v. 65
    Doi: http://doi.org/10.3399/bjgp15X683545
  • Walter, FM., Rubin, G., Bankhead, C., Morris, HC., Hall, N., Mills, K., Dobson, C., Rintoul, RC., Hamilton, W. and Emery, J., 2015. Symptoms and other factors associated with time to diagnosis and stage of lung cancer: a prospective cohort study. Br J Cancer, v. 112 Suppl 1
    Doi: http://doi.org/10.1038/bjc.2015.30
  • Chiang, PP-C., Glance, D., Walker, J., Walter, FM. and Emery, JD., 2015. Implementing a QCancer risk tool into general practice consultations: an exploratory study using simulated consultations with Australian general practitioners. Br J Cancer, v. 112 Suppl 1
    Doi: http://doi.org/10.1038/bjc.2015.46
  • Scott, SE., Birt, L., Cavers, D., Shah, N., Campbell, C. and Walter, FM., 2015. Patient drawings of their melanoma: a novel approach to understanding symptom perception and appraisal prior to health care. Psychol Health, v. 30
    Doi: http://doi.org/10.1080/08870446.2015.1016943
  • Dinnes, J., Matin, RN., Moreau, JF., Patel, L., Chan, SA., Chuchu, N., Bayliss, SE., Grainge, M., Takwoingi, Y., Davenport, C., Walter, FM., Fleming, C., Schofield, J., Shroff, N., Godfrey, K., O'Sullivan, C., Deeks, JJ. and Williams, HC., 2015. Tests to assist in the diagnosis of cutaneous melanoma in adults: A generic protocol Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews, v. 2015
    Doi: http://doi.org/10.1002/14651858.CD011902
  • Usher-Smith, JA., Thompson, MJ., Zhu, H., Sharp, SJ. and Walter, FM., 2015. The pathway to diagnosis of type 1 diabetes in children: a questionnaire study. BMJ Open, v. 5
    Doi: http://doi.org/10.1136/bmjopen-2014-006470
  • Mwaka, AD., Okello, ES., Wabinga, H. and Walter, FM., 2015. Symptomatic presentation with cervical cancer in Uganda: a qualitative study assessing the pathways to diagnosis in a low-income country. BMC Womens Health, v. 15
    Doi: http://doi.org/10.1186/s12905-015-0167-4
  • Reid, GT., Walter, FM. and Emery, JD., 2015. A Qualitative Evaluation of the Psychosocial Impact of Family History Screening in Australian Primary Care Journal of Genetic Counseling, v. 24
    Doi: http://doi.org/10.1007/s10897-014-9772-x
  • Reid, GT., Walter, FM. and Emery, JD., 2015. A qualitative evaluation of the psychosocial impact of family history screening in Australian primary care. J Genet Couns, v. 24
    Doi: http://doi.org/10.1007/s10897-014-9772-x
  • Shephard, EA., Neal, RD., Rose, PW., Walter, FM. and Hamilton, WT., 2015. Quantifying the risk of non-Hodgkin lymphoma in symptomatic primary care patients aged ≥40 years: a large case-control study using electronic records. Br J Gen Pract, v. 65
    Doi: http://doi.org/10.3399/bjgp15X684793
  • Rubin, G., Berendsen, A., Crawford, SM., Dommett, R., Earle, C., Emery, J., Fahey, T., Grassi, L., Grunfeld, E., Gupta, S., Hamilton, W., Hiom, S., Hunter, D., Lyratzopoulos, G., Macleod, U., Mason, R., Mitchell, G., Neal, RD., Peake, M., Roland, M., Seifert, B., Sisler, J., Sussman, J., Taplin, S., Vedsted, P., Voruganti, T., Walter, F., Wardle, J., Watson, E., Weller, D., Wender, R., Whelan, J., Whitlock, J., Wilkinson, C., de Wit, N. and Zimmermann, C., 2015. The expanding role of primary care in cancer control. Lancet Oncol, v. 16
    Doi: http://doi.org/10.1016/S1470-2045(15)00205-3
  • Shephard, EA., Neal, RD., Rose, PW., Walter, FM. and Hamilton, WT., 2015. Quantifying the risk of Hodgkin lymphoma in symptomatic primary care patients aged ≥40 years: a case-control study using electronic records. Br J Gen Pract, v. 65
    Doi: http://doi.org/10.3399/bjgp15X684805
  • Murchie, P., Allan, JL., Brant, W., Dennis, M., Hall, S., Masthoff, J., Walter, FM. and Johnston, M., 2015. Total skin self-examination at home for people treated for cutaneous melanoma: development and pilot of a digital intervention. BMJ Open, v. 5
    Doi: http://doi.org/10.1136/bmjopen-2015-007993
  • Murray, SR., Murchie, P., Campbell, N., Walter, FM., Mazza, D., Habgood, E., Kutzer, Y., Martin, A., Goodall, S., Barnes, DJ. and Emery, JD., 2015. Protocol for the CHEST Australia Trial: a phase II randomised controlled trial of an intervention to reduce time-to-consult with symptoms of lung cancer. BMJ Open, v. 5
    Doi: http://doi.org/10.1136/bmjopen-2015-008046
  • Banks, J., Hamilton, W. and Walter, F., 2015. The Discovery Programme and its impact on cancer diagnostics. Br J Hosp Med (Lond), v. 76
    Doi: http://doi.org/10.12968/hmed.2015.76.10.558
  • Balasooriya-Smeekens, C., Walter, FM. and Scott, S., 2015. The role of emotions in time to presentation for symptoms suggestive of cancer: a systematic literature review of quantitative studies. Psychooncology, v. 24
    Doi: http://doi.org/10.1002/pon.3833
  • Hall, N., Birt, L., Banks, J., Emery, J., Mills, K., Johnson, M., Rubin, GP., Hamilton, W. and Walter, FM., 2015. Symptom appraisal and healthcare-seeking for symptoms suggestive of colorectal cancer: a qualitative study. BMJ Open, v. 5
    Doi: http://doi.org/10.1136/bmjopen-2015-008448
  • Kassianos, AP., Emery, JD., Murchie, P. and Walter, FM., 2015. Smartphone applications for melanoma detection by community, patient and generalist clinician users: a review. Br J Dermatol, v. 172
    Doi: http://doi.org/10.1111/bjd.13665
  • Walter, FM., Abel, G., Lyratzopoulos, G., Greenberg, D., Brewster, D. and Campbell, C., 2015. Seasonal variation in diagnosis of invasive cutaneous melanoma in Eastern England and Scotland EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF CANCER CARE, v. 24
  • Walter, FM., Abel, GA., Lyratzopoulos, G., Melia, J., Greenberg, D., Brewster, DH., Butler, H., Corrie, PG. and Campbell, C., 2015. Seasonal variation in diagnosis of invasive cutaneous melanoma in Eastern England and Scotland. Cancer Epidemiol, v. 39
    Doi: http://doi.org/10.1016/j.canep.2015.06.006
  • 2014

  • Usher-Smith, JA., Emery, J., Kassianos, AP. and Walter, FM., 2014. Risk prediction models for melanoma: a systematic review. Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev, v. 23
    Doi: 10.1158/1055-9965.EPI-14-0295
  • Rubin, G., Walter, F., Emery, J., Neal, R., Hamilton, W. and Wardle, J., 2014. Research into practice: prompt diagnosis of cancer in primary care. Br J Gen Pract, v. 64
    Doi: http://doi.org/10.3399/bjgp14X681205
  • Walter, FM., Birt, L., Cavers, D., Scott, S., Emery, J., Burrows, N., Cavanagh, G., MacKie, R., Weller, D. and Campbell, C., 2014. 'This isn't what mine looked like': a qualitative study of symptom appraisal and help seeking in people recently diagnosed with melanoma. BMJ Open, v. 4
    Doi: http://doi.org/10.1136/bmjopen-2014-005566
  • Emery, JD., Gray, V., Walter, FM., Cheetham, S., Croager, EJ., Slevin, T., Saunders, C., Threlfall, T., Auret, K., Nowak, AK., Geelhoed, E., Bulsara, M. and Holman, CDJ., 2014. The Improving Rural Cancer Outcomes (IRCO) Trial: a factorial cluster-randomised controlled trial of a complex intervention to reduce time to diagnosis in rural patients with cancer in Western Australia: a study protocol. BMJ Open, v. 4
    Doi: http://doi.org/10.1136/bmjopen-2014-006156
  • Walter, FM., Mwaka, AD. and Neal, RD., 2014. Achieving earlier diagnosis of symptomatic cervical cancer. Br J Gen Pract, v. 64
    Doi: http://doi.org/10.3399/bjgp14X681649
  • Banks, J., Hollinghurst, S., Bigwood, L., Peters, TJ., Walter, FM. and Hamilton, W., 2014. Preferences for cancer investigation: a vignette-based study of primary-care attendees. Lancet Oncol, v. 15
    Doi: http://doi.org/10.1016/S1470-2045(13)70588-6
  • Keeble, S., Abel, GA., Saunders, CL., McPhail, S., Walter, FM., Neal, RD., Rubin, GP. and Lyratzopoulos, G., 2014. Variation in promptness of presentation among 10,297 patients subsequently diagnosed with one of 18 cancers: evidence from a National Audit of Cancer Diagnosis in Primary Care. Int J Cancer, v. 135
    Doi: 10.1002/ijc.28763
  • Birt, L., Emery, JD., Prevost, AT., Sutton, S. and Walter, FM., 2014. Psychological impact of family history risk assessment in primary care: a mixed methods study. Fam Pract, v. 31
    Doi: http://doi.org/10.1093/fampra/cmu012
  • Mills, K., Emery, J., Cheung, C., Hall, N., Birt, L. and Walter, FM., 2014. A qualitative exploration of the use of calendar landmarking instruments in cancer symptom research. BMC Fam Pract, v. 15
    Doi: http://doi.org/10.1186/s12875-014-0167-8
  • Watson, E., Rose, P., Frith, E., Hamdy, F., Neal, D., Kastner, C., Russell, S., Walter, FM., Faithfull, S., Wolstenholme, J., Perera, R., Weller, D., Campbell, C., Wilkinson, C., Neal, R., Sooriakumaran, P., Butcher, H. and Matthews, M., 2014. PROSPECTIV-a pilot trial of a nurse-led psychoeducational intervention delivered in primary care to prostate cancer survivors: study protocol for a randomised controlled trial. BMJ Open, v. 4
    Doi: http://doi.org/10.1136/bmjopen-2014-005186
  • Banks, J., Walter, FM., Hall, N., Mills, K., Hamilton, W. and Turner, KM., 2014. Decision making and referral from primary care for possible lung and colorectal cancer: a qualitative study of patients' experiences. Br J Gen Pract, v. 64
    Doi: http://doi.org/10.3399/bjgp14X682849
  • 2014. OP36CONCORDANCE OF PATIENT AND CLINICIAN REPORTED PRESENTING SYMPTOMS AT INITIAL NEURO-ONCOLOGY ASSESSMENT Neuro-oncology, v. 16
  • Emery, JD., Reid, G., Prevost, AT., Ravine, D. and Walter, FM., 2014. Development and validation of a family history screening questionnaire in Australian primary care. Ann Fam Med, v. 12
    Doi: http://doi.org/10.1370/afm.1617
  • Birt, L., Hall, N., Emery, J., Banks, J., Mills, K., Johnson, M., Hamilton, W. and Walter, FM., 2014. Responding to symptoms suggestive of lung cancer: a qualitative interview study. BMJ Open Respir Res, v. 1
    Doi: http://doi.org/10.1136/bmjresp-2014-000067
  • Rashid, MA., Edwards, D., Walter, FM. and Mant, J., 2014. Medication taking in coronary artery disease: a systematic review and qualitative synthesis. Ann Fam Med, v. 12
    Doi: 10.1370/afm.1620
  • Evans, REC., Morris, M., Sekhon, M., Buszewicz, M., Walter, FM., Waller, J. and Simon, AE., 2014. Increasing awareness of gynaecological cancer symptoms: a GP perspective. Br J Gen Pract, v. 64
    Doi: http://doi.org/10.3399/bjgp14X680161
  • Walter, FM., Emery, J. and Burton, H., 2014. Chronic disease prevention in primary care: how and when will genomics impact? Br J Gen Pract, v. 64
    Doi: http://doi.org/10.3399/bjgp14X680401
  • 2013

  • Walter, FM., Prevost, AT., Birt, L., Grehan, N., Restarick, K., Morris, HC., Sutton, S., Rose, P., Downing, S. and Emery, JD., 2013. Development and evaluation of a brief self-completed family history screening tool for common chronic disease prevention in primary care. Br J Gen Pract, v. 63
    Doi: http://doi.org/10.3399/bjgp13X668186
  • Shephard, E., Neal, R., Rose, P., Walter, F. and Hamilton, WT., 2013. Clinical features of kidney cancer in primary care: A case-control study using primary care records British Journal of General Practice, v. 63
    Doi: http://doi.org/10.3399/bjgp13X665215
  • Stapley, S., Peters, TJ., Neal, RD., Rose, PW., Walter, FM. and Hamilton, W., 2013. The risk of oesophago-gastric cancer in symptomatic patients in primary care: A large case-control study using electronic records British Journal of Cancer, v. 108
    Doi: http://doi.org/10.1038/bjc.2012.551
  • Scott, SE., Walter, FM., Webster, A., Sutton, S. and Emery, J., 2013. The model of pathways to treatment: conceptualization and integration with existing theory. Br J Health Psychol, v. 18
    Doi: http://doi.org/10.1111/j.2044-8287.2012.02077.x
  • Emery, JD., Walter, FM., Gray, V., Sinclair, C., Howting, D., Bulsara, M., Bulsara, C., Webster, A., Auret, K., Saunders, C., Nowak, A. and D'Arcy Holmand, C., 2013. Diagnosing cancer in the bush: A mixed-methods study of symptom appraisal and help-seeking behaviour in people with cancer from rural Western Australia Family Practice, v. 30
    Doi: http://doi.org/10.1093/fampra/cms087
  • Walker, D., Hamilton, W., Walter, FM. and Watts, C., 2013. Strategies to accelerate diagnosis of primary brain tumors at the primary-secondary care interface in children and adults. CNS Oncol, v. 2
    Doi: http://doi.org/10.2217/cns.13.36
  • Emery, JD., Walter, FM., Gray, V., Sinclair, C., Howting, D., Bulsara, M., Bulsara, C., Webster, A., Auret, K., Saunders, C., Nowak, A. and Holman, D., 2013. Diagnosing cancer in the bush: A mixed methods study of GP and specialist diagnostic intervals in rural Western Australia Family Practice, v. 30
    Doi: http://doi.org/10.1093/fampra/cmt016
  • Emery, J., Gray, V., Saunders, C., Walter, F., Slevin, T., Auret, K., Bulsara, M., Holman, D., Croager, E. and Cheetham, S., 2013. CAN A COMPLEX INTERVENTION TARGETED AT THE COMMUNITY AND AT HEALTH CARE PROVIDERS REDUCE THE TOTAL DIAGNOSTIC INTERVAL FOR COMMON CANCERS IN RURAL WA? ASIA-PACIFIC JOURNAL OF CLINICAL ONCOLOGY, v. 9
  • Usher-Smith, JA., Thompson, MJ. and Walter, FM., 2013. 'Looking for the needle in the haystack': a qualitative study of the pathway to diagnosis of type 1 diabetes in children. BMJ Open, v. 3
    Doi: http://doi.org/10.1136/bmjopen-2013-004068
  • Wilson, ECF., Emery, JD., Louise Kinmonth, A., Toby Prevost, A., Morris, HC., Humphrys, E., Hall, PN., Burrows, N., Bradshaw, L., Walls, J., Norris, P., Johnson, M. and Walter, FM., 2013. The cost-effectiveness of a novel siascopic diagnostic aid for the management of pigmented skin lesions in primary care: A decision-analytic model Value in Health, v. 16
    Doi: 10.1016/j.jval.2012.12.008
  • Walter, FM., Prevost, AT., Vasconcelos, J., Hall, PN., Burrows, NP., Morris, HC., Kinmonth, AL. and Emery, JD., 2013. Using the 7-point checklist as a diagnostic aid for pigmented skin lesions in general practice: a diagnostic validation study. Br J Gen Pract, v. 63
    Doi: http://doi.org/10.3399/bjgp13X667213
  • 2012

  • Walter, FM. and Emery, JD., 2012. Genetic advances in medicine: Has the promise been fulfilled in general practice? British Journal of General Practice, v. 62
    Doi: http://doi.org/10.3399/bjgp12X629955
  • Weller, D., Vedsted, P., Rubin, G., Walter, FM., Emery, J., Scott, S., Campbell, C., Andersen, RS., Hamilton, W., Olesen, F., Rose, P., Nafees, S., van Rijswijk, E., Hiom, S., Muth, C., Beyer, M. and Neal, RD., 2012. The Aarhus statement: improving design and reporting of studies on early cancer diagnosis BRIT J CANCER, v. 106
    Doi: http://doi.org/10.1038/bjc.2012.68
  • Stapley, S., Peters, TJ., Neal, RD., Rose, PW., Walter, FM. and Hamilton, W., 2012. The risk of pancreatic cancer in symptomatic patients in primary care: A large case-control study using electronic records British Journal of Cancer, v. 106
    Doi: http://doi.org/10.1038/bjc.2012.190
  • Walter, FM., Morris, HC., Humphrys, E., Hall, PN., Prevost, AT., Burrows, N., Bradshaw, L., Wilson, ECF., Norris, P., Walls, J., Johnson, M., Kinmonth, AL. and Emery, JD., 2012. Effect of adding a diagnostic aid to best practice to manage suspicious pigmented lesions in primary care: randomised controlled trial. BMJ, v. 345
    Doi: 10.1136/bmj.e4110
  • Rubin, G., Lyratzopoulos, G., Abel, G., Neal, R., Walter, F. and Hamilton, W., 2012. Cancer detection in primary care. Lancet Oncol, v. 13
    Doi: http://doi.org/10.1016/S1470-2045(12)70287-5
  • Usher-Smith, JA., Thompson, M., Ercole, A. and Walter, FM., 2012. Variation between countries in the frequency of diabetic ketoacidosis at first presentation of type 1 diabetes in children: a systematic review. Diabetologia, v. 55
    Doi: http://doi.org/10.1007/s00125-012-2690-2
  • Walter, F., Webster, A., Scott, S. and Emery, J., 2012. The Andersen Model of Total Patient Delay: a systematic review of its application in cancer diagnosis. J Health Serv Res Policy, v. 17
    Doi: http://doi.org/10.1258/jhsrp.2011.010113
  • Shephard, EA., Stapley, S., Neal, RD., Rose, P., Walter, FM. and Hamilton, WT., 2012. Clinical features of bladder cancer in primary care British Journal of General Practice, v. 62
    Doi: http://doi.org/10.3399/bjgp12X654560
  • Lyratzopoulos, G., Greenberg, DC., Rubin, GP., Abel, GA., Walter, FM. and Neal, RD., 2012. Advanced stage diagnosis of cancer: who is at greater risk? Expert Rev Anticancer Ther, v. 12
    Doi: http://doi.org/10.1586/era.12.77
  • Walter, FM., Prevost, AT., Vasconcelos, J., Hall, P., Burrows, N., Morris, H., Kinmonth, A-L. and Emery, J., 2012. THE DIAGNOSTIC ACCURACY OF THE 7-POINT CHECKLIST TO ASSESS PIGMENTED SKIN LESIONS IN PRIMARY CARE ASIA-PACIFIC JOURNAL OF CLINICAL ONCOLOGY, v. 8
  • 2011

  • Usher-Smith, JA., Thompson, MJ., Sharp, SJ. and Walter, FM., 2011. Factors associated with the presence of diabetic ketoacidosis at diagnosis of diabetes in children and young adults: a systematic review. BMJ, v. 343
    Doi: 10.1136/bmj.d4092
  • Crockett, RA., Sutton, S., Walter, FM., Clinch, M., Marteau, TM. and Benson, J., 2011. Impact on Decisions to Start or Continue Medicines of Providing Information to Patients about Possible Benefits and/or Harms: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis MED DECIS MAKING, v. 31
    Doi: http://doi.org/10.1177/0272989X11400420
  • 2010

  • Claassen, L., Henneman, L., Janssens, ACJW., Wijdenes-Pijl, M., Qureshi, N., Walter, FM., Yoon, PW. and Timmermans, DRM., 2010. Using family history information to promote healthy lifestyles and prevent diseases; a discussion of the evidence BMC PUBLIC HEALTH, v. 10
    Doi: http://doi.org/10.1186/1471-2458-10-248
  • Emery, JD., Walter, FM. and Ravine, D., 2010. Family history: the neglected risk factor in disease prevention MED J AUSTRALIA, v. 192
  • Kadri, SR., Lao-Sirieix, P., O'Donovan, M., Debiram, I., Das, M., Blazeby, JM., Emery, J., Boussioutas, A., Morris, H., Walter, FM., Pharoah, P., Hardwick, RH. and Fitzgerald, RC., 2010. Acceptability and accuracy of a non-endoscopic screening test for Barrett's oesophagus in primary care: cohort study. BMJ, v. 341
    Doi: http://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.c4372
  • Kadri, SR., Lao-Sirieix, P., O'Donovan, M., Debiram, I., Das, M., Blazeby, JM., Emery, J., Boussioutas, A., Morris, H., Walter, FM., Pharoah, P., Hardwick, RH. and Fitzgerald, RC., 2010. Acceptability and accuracy of a non-endoscopic screening test for Barrett's oesophagus in primary care: cohort study. BMJ (Clinical research ed.), v. 341
  • Emery, JD., Hunter, J., Hall, PN., Watson, AJ., Moncrieff, M. and Walter, FM., 2010. Accuracy of SIAscopy for pigmented skin lesions encountered in primary care: Development and validation of a new diagnostic algorithm BMC Dermatology, v. 10
    Doi: http://doi.org/10.1186/1471-5945-10-9
  • Walter, FM. and Scott, S., 2010. Studying help-seeking for symptoms: The challenges of methods and models. Social and Personality Psychology Compass, v. 4
  • Walter, FM., Morris, HC., Humphrys, E., Hall, PN., Kinmonth, AL., Prevost, AT., Wilson, EC., Burrows, N., Norris, P., Johnson, M. and Emery, J., 2010. Protocol for the MoleMate UK Trial: a randomised controlled trial of the MoleMate system in the management of pigmented skin lesions in primary care [ISRCTN 79932379]. BMC Fam Pract, v. 11
    Doi: http://doi.org/10.1186/1471-2296-11-36
  • Walter, FM., Humphrys, E., Tso, S., Johnson, M. and Cohn, S., 2010. Patient understanding of moles and skin cancer, and factors influencing presentation in primary care: a qualitative study. BMC Fam Pract, v. 11
    Doi: http://doi.org/10.1186/1471-2296-11-62
  • Walter, FM. and Scott, S., 2010. Studying help-seeking for symptoms: The challenges of methods and models. Social and Personality Psychology Compass, v. 4
  • 2009

  • Watson, T., Walter, FM., Wood, A., Morris, H., Hall, P., Karner, S. and Emery, J., 2009. Learning a novel technique to identify possible melanomas: are Australian general practitioners better than their U.K. colleagues? Asia Pac Fam Med, v. 8
    Doi: http://doi.org/10.1186/1447-056X-8-3
  • Walter, FM. and Malpass A, , 2009. ‘Medication career’ or ‘moral career’? The two sides of managing antidepressants: a meta-ethnography of patients’ experience of antidepressants. Soc. Sci. & Med, v. 68
  • Reid, GT., Walter, FM., Brisbane, JM. and Emery, JD., 2009. Family History Questionnaires Designed for Clinical Use: A Systematic Review PUBLIC HEALTH GENOMI, v. 12
    Doi: http://doi.org/10.1159/000160667
  • Walter, FM., Watson, T., Wood, A., Morris, H., Hall, PN., Karner, S. and Emery, J., 2009. Learning a novel technique to identify possible melanomas: are Australian general practitioners better than their UK colleagues? Asia Pacific Family Medicine, v. 8
  • 2008

  • Wood, A., Morris, H., Emery, J., Hall, PN., Cotton, S., Prevost, AT. and Walter, FM., 2008. Evaluation of the MoleMate training program for assessment of suspicious pigmented lesions in primary care. Inform Prim Care, v. 16
    Doi: http://doi.org/10.14236/jhi.v16i1.673
  • Hall, PN., Hunter, JE., Walter, FM. and Norris, P., 2008. Use of a spectrophotometric intracutaneous analysis device in the real-time diagnosis of melanoma BRIT J DERMATOL, v. 158
    Doi: http://doi.org/10.1111/j.1365-2133.2007.08324.x
  • 2006

  • Braithwaite, D., Emery, J., Walter, F., Prevost, AT. and Sutton, S., 2006. Psychological impact of genetic counseling for familial cancer: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Fam Cancer, v. 5
    Doi: http://doi.org/10.1007/s10689-005-2577-1
  • Walter, FM. and Emery, J., 2006. Perceptions of family history across common diseases: a qualitative study in primary care. Fam Pract, v. 23
    Doi: http://doi.org/10.1093/fampra/cml006
  • 2005

  • Walter, FM. and Emery, J., 2005. 'Coming down the line'-- patients' understanding of their family history of common chronic disease. Ann Fam Med, v. 3
    Doi: http://doi.org/10.1370/afm.368
  • 2004

  • Walter, FM., Bateman, H. and Elliot, J., 2004. What happens next? Evaluation of a scheme to support primary care practitioners with a fledgling interest in research Family Practice, v. 21
  • Walter, FM., Braithwaite, D., Emery, J., Prevost, AT. and Sutton, S., 2004. Psychological impact of genetic counselling for familial cancer: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Journal of National Cancer Institute, v. 96
  • Walter, FM., Emery, JD., Rogers, M. and Britten, N., 2004. Women's views of optimal risk communication and decision making in general practice consultations about the menopause and hormone replacement therapy. Patient Educ Couns, v. 53
    Doi: http://doi.org/10.1016/j.pec.2003.11.001
  • Walter, FM., Emery, J., Braithwaite, D. and Marteau, TM., 2004. Lay understanding of familial risk of common chronic diseases: a systematic review and synthesis of qualitative research. Ann Fam Med, v. 2
    Doi: http://doi.org/10.1370/afm.242
  • 2002

  • Walter, FM. and Britten, N., 2002. Patients' understanding of risk: a qualitative study of decision-making about the menopause and hormone replacement therapy in general practice. Fam Pract, v. 19
    Doi: http://doi.org/10.1093/fampra/19.6.579
  • Walter, FM., Grande, GE., Hyland, F. and Kinmonth, AL., 2002. Women's views of consultations about familial risk of breast cancer in primary care Patient Education and Counseling, v. 48
  • 2001

  • Walter, FM., Women's Concerns Study Group, , Hyland, F., Kinmonth, AL., Marteau, TM., Griffin, S., Murrell, P., Spiegelhalter, D. and Todd, C., 2001. Raising concerns about family history of breast cancer in primary care consultations: prospective, population based study. BMJ: British Medical Journal, v. 322
  • Walter, FM., Ogden, J., Bandara, I., Cohen, H., Farmer, D., Hardie, J., Minas, H., Moore, J., Qureshi, S. and Whitehead, M., 2001. General practitioners' and patients' models of obesity: whose problem is it? Patient Education and Counseling, v. 44
  • Walter, FM., Kinmonth, AL., Hyland, F., Murrell, P., Marteau, TM. and Todd, C., 2001. Experiences and expectations of the new genetics in relation to familial risk of breast cancer: a comparison of the views of GPs and practice nurses. Fam Pract, v. 18
    Doi: http://doi.org/10.1093/fampra/18.5.491
  • Other publications

    2023

  • Saunders, CL., Kilian, B., Thompson, DJ., McGeoch, LJ., Griffin, SJ., Antoniou, AC., Emery, JD., Walter, FM., Dennis, J., Yang, X. and Usher-Smith, JA., 2023. Supplementary Table Legends from External Validation of Risk Prediction Models Incorporating Common Genetic Variants for Incident Colorectal Cancer Using UK Biobank
    Doi: 10.1158/1940-6207.22533350.v1
  • Saunders, CL., Kilian, B., Thompson, DJ., McGeoch, LJ., Griffin, SJ., Antoniou, AC., Emery, JD., Walter, FM., Dennis, J., Yang, X. and Usher-Smith, JA., 2023. Supplementary Tables from External Validation of Risk Prediction Models Incorporating Common Genetic Variants for Incident Colorectal Cancer Using UK Biobank
    Doi: 10.1158/1940-6207.22533347
  • Saunders, CL., Kilian, B., Thompson, DJ., McGeoch, LJ., Griffin, SJ., Antoniou, AC., Emery, JD., Walter, FM., Dennis, J., Yang, X. and Usher-Smith, JA., 2023. Supplementary Tables from External Validation of Risk Prediction Models Incorporating Common Genetic Variants for Incident Colorectal Cancer Using UK Biobank
    Doi: 10.1158/1940-6207.22533347.v1
  • Saunders, CL., Kilian, B., Thompson, DJ., McGeoch, LJ., Griffin, SJ., Antoniou, AC., Emery, JD., Walter, FM., Dennis, J., Yang, X. and Usher-Smith, JA., 2023. Supplementary Table Legends from External Validation of Risk Prediction Models Incorporating Common Genetic Variants for Incident Colorectal Cancer Using UK Biobank
    Doi: 10.1158/1940-6207.22533350
  • Saunders, CL., Kilian, B., Thompson, DJ., McGeoch, LJ., Griffin, SJ., Antoniou, AC., Emery, JD., Walter, FM., Dennis, J., Yang, X. and Usher-Smith, JA., 2023. Data from External Validation of Risk Prediction Models Incorporating Common Genetic Variants for Incident Colorectal Cancer Using UK Biobank
    Doi: 10.1158/1940-6207.c.6547034.v1
  • Saunders, CL., Kilian, B., Thompson, DJ., McGeoch, LJ., Griffin, SJ., Antoniou, AC., Emery, JD., Walter, FM., Dennis, J., Yang, X. and Usher-Smith, JA., 2023. Data from External Validation of Risk Prediction Models Incorporating Common Genetic Variants for Incident Colorectal Cancer Using UK Biobank
    Doi: 10.1158/1940-6207.c.6547034
  • Thorneloe, RJ., Hall, LH., Walter, FM., Side, L., Lloyd, KE. and Smith, SG., 2023. Supplementary Appendix from Knowledge of Potential Harms and Benefits of Tamoxifen among Women Considering Breast Cancer Preventive Therapy
    Doi: 10.1158/1940-6207.22534259
  • Thorneloe, RJ., Hall, LH., Walter, FM., Side, L., Lloyd, KE. and Smith, SG., 2023. Supplementary Appendix from Knowledge of Potential Harms and Benefits of Tamoxifen among Women Considering Breast Cancer Preventive Therapy
    Doi: 10.1158/1940-6207.22534259.v1
  • Thorneloe, RJ., Hall, LH., Walter, FM., Side, L., Lloyd, KE. and Smith, SG., 2023. Supplementary Tables 1, 2, 3 and 4 from Knowledge of Potential Harms and Benefits of Tamoxifen among Women Considering Breast Cancer Preventive Therapy
    Doi: 10.1158/1940-6207.22534256.v1
  • Thorneloe, RJ., Hall, LH., Walter, FM., Side, L., Lloyd, KE. and Smith, SG., 2023. Supplementary Tables 1, 2, 3 and 4 from Knowledge of Potential Harms and Benefits of Tamoxifen among Women Considering Breast Cancer Preventive Therapy
    Doi: 10.1158/1940-6207.22534256
  • Thorneloe, RJ., Hall, LH., Walter, FM., Side, L., Lloyd, KE. and Smith, SG., 2023. Data from Knowledge of Potential Harms and Benefits of Tamoxifen among Women Considering Breast Cancer Preventive Therapy
    Doi: 10.1158/1940-6207.c.6547430.v1
  • Thorneloe, RJ., Hall, LH., Walter, FM., Side, L., Lloyd, KE. and Smith, SG., 2023. Data from Knowledge of Potential Harms and Benefits of Tamoxifen among Women Considering Breast Cancer Preventive Therapy
    Doi: http://doi.org/10.1158/1940-6207.c.6547430
  • 2022

  • Black, GB., van Os, S., Renzi, C., Walter, FM., Hamilton, W. and Whitaker, KL., 2022. Correction: How does safety netting for lung cancer symptoms help patients to reconsult appropriately? A qualitative study. BMC Prim Care, v. 23
    Doi: http://doi.org/10.1186/s12875-022-01808-6
  • Datasets

    2021 (No publication date)

  • Mills, K., Paxton, B., Walter, F., Griffin, S., Sutton, S. and Usher-Smith, J., 2021 (No publication date). Research data supporting "Incorporating a brief intervention for personalised cancer risk assessment to promote behaviour change into primary care: a multi-methods pilot study"
  • 2020 (No publication date)

  • Funston, G., Hamilton, W., Abel, G., Crosbie, EJ., Rous, B. and Walter, FM., 2020 (No publication date). Research Data Supporting "The diagnostic performance of CA125 for the detection of ovarian and non-ovarian cancer in primary care: a population-based cohort study"
  • Zhou, Y., Walter, F., Singh, H., Hamilton, W., Abel, G. and Lyratzopoulos, G., 2020 (No publication date). Research data supporting ''Prolonged diagnostic intervals as marker of missed diagnostic opportunities in bladder and kidney cancer patients with alarm features: A longitudinal linked data study''
  • Conference proceedings

    2021

  • Milton, S., McIntosh, JG., Macrae, F., Chondros, P., Trevena, L., Jenkins, M., Walter, F., Taylor, N., Boyd, L., Saya, S., Karnchanachari, N., Novy, K., Forbes, C., Gutierrez, JM., Broun, K., Whitburn, S., McGill, S., Fishman, G., Marker, J., Shub, M. and Emery, JD., 2021. Running a trial remotely. An RCT of a decision aid to support informed choices about taking aspirin to prevent colorectal cancer and other chronic diseases: Teletrial design and recruitment during COVID-19 ASIA-PACIFIC JOURNAL OF CLINICAL ONCOLOGY, v. 17
  • Johnston, M., Masthoff, J., Walter, F., Rahman, K., Allan, J., Burrows, N., Proby, C., Lee, A., Durrani, A., Depasquale, I., Brant, W., Neilson, A., Meredith, F., Treweek, S., Hall, S., McDonald, A. and Murchie, P., 2021. Behavioral intervention to increase skin examination following melanoma: Development and evaluation INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF BEHAVIORAL MEDICINE, v. 28
  • 2020

  • Fitzgerald, RC., Di Pietro, M., O'Donovan, M., Muldrew, B., Debiram-Beecham, I., Offman, J., Baseley, L., Smith, SG., Aigret, B., Walter, FM., Rubin, G., Pesola, F., Gehrung, M., Maroni, R. and Sasieni, P., 2020. RESULTS FROM THE BARRETT'S OESOPHAGUS TRIAL 3 (BEST3): A RANDOMISED CONTROLLED TRIAL COMPARING THE CYTOSPONGE™-FF3 TEST WITH USUAL CARE TO IDENTIFY OESOPHAGEAL PRE-CANCER IN PRIMARY CARE PATIENTS WITH CHRONIC GASTROESOPHAGEAL REFLUX GASTROENTEROLOGY, v. 158
  • Sivalingam, VN., Tamber, KK., Ogden, S., Newsham, J., Winters, U., Gorman, L., Walter, F., Edmondson, RJ. and Crosbie, EJ., 2020. The Early Detection of vulval CAncer Through vulval self-Examination (EDuCATE) study: what women and clinicians think BJOG-AN INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF OBSTETRICS AND GYNAECOLOGY, v. 127
  • 2019

  • Mazza, D., Lin, X., Emery, J., Walter, F., Young, J., Barnes, D., Mitchell, P., Brijnath, B., Martin, A. and O'Byrne, K., 2019. Longer Lung Cancer Time Intervals Amongst Culturally and Linguistically Diverse Patient Than Anglo-Australian Patients JOURNAL OF THORACIC ONCOLOGY, v. 14
    Doi: http://doi.org/10.1016/j.jtho.2019.08.686
  • 2018

  • Wilson, A., Debiram-Beecham, I., Bowers, B., Muldrew, B., Aigret, B., O'Donovan, M., Tripathi, M., Offman, J., Smith, S., Jackson, C., Pesola, F., Kaimi, I., Haynes, B., Walter, F., Rubin, G., Morris, S., Sasieni, P. and Fitzgerald, RC., 2018. FEASIBILITY OF THE IMPLEMENTATION OF CYTOSPONGE AS A TRIAGE TEST FOR REFLUX SYMPTOMS IN PRIMARY CARE: BARRETT'S ESOPHAGUS SCREENING TRIAL 3 (BEST3) GASTROENTEROLOGY, v. 154
  • de Villiers, CLB., Antoniou, AC., Easton, D., Tischowitz, M. and Walter, FM., 2018. Development of cancer risk prediction models into tools for use in clinical settings EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF HUMAN GENETICS, v. 26
  • Penfold, C., Joannides, AJ., Sage, W., Brodbelt, A., Jenkinson, MD., Price, S., Watts, C., Bell, J., Johnson, M., Hamilton, W. and Walter, FM., 2018. UNDERSTANDING MISSED OPPORTUNITIES FOR MORE TIMELY DIAGNOSIS OF BRAIN CANCER - WHAT CAN WE LEARN FROM THE BRACED QUALITATIVE INTERVIEW STUDY WITH ADULT GLIOMA PATIENTS? NEURO-ONCOLOGY, v. 20
  • Humphrys, E., Burt, J., Rubin, G. and Walter, FM., 2018. "I Thought I Was Controlling a Temporary Problem'': Exploring Patient Experience Along the Pathway to Diagnosis for Oesophageal and Gastric Cancer INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF QUALITATIVE METHODS, v. 17
    Doi: http://doi.org/10.1177/1609406917748701
  • Barclay, ME., Lyratzopoulos, G., Walter, FM., Jefferies, S., Peake, MD. and Rintoul, RC., 2018. RISK OF SECOND AND HIGHER ORDER SMOKING-RELATED PRIMARY CANCERS FOLLOWING LUNG CANCER: A POPULATION-BASED COHORT STUDY THORAX, v. 73
    Doi: http://doi.org/10.1136/thorax-2018-212555.123
  • Matin, RN., Chuchu, N., Dinnes, J., Deeks, JJ., di Ruffano, LF., Thomson, DR., Wong, KY., Aldridge, RB., Abbott, R., Fawzy, M., Bayliss, SE., Grainge, MJ., Takwoingi, Y., Davenport, C., Godfrey, K., Walter, FM. and Williams, H., 2018. Cochrane systematic review of diagnostic accuracy of dermoscopy in comparison to visual inspection for the diagnosis of melanoma BRITISH JOURNAL OF DERMATOLOGY, v. 179
  • 2017

  • Emery, JD., Gray, V., Walter, FM., Cheetham, S., Croager, EJ., Slevin, T., Saunders, C., Threlfall, T., Auret, K., Nowak, AK., Geelhoed, E., Bulsara, M. and Holman, CDJ., 2017. The Improving Rural Cancer Outcomes Trial: a cluster-randomised controlled trial of a complex intervention to reduce time to diagnosis in rural cancer patients in Western Australia. Br J Cancer, v. 117
    Doi: http://doi.org/10.1038/bjc.2017.310
  • Emery, J., Murray, S., Campbell, N., Walter, FM., Mazza, D., Habgood, E., Kutzer, Y., Martin, A., Goodall, S., Barnes, D. and Murchie, P., 2017. The Chest Australia Trial: A Phase II Randomised Controlled Trial of an Intervention to Reduce Time to Consult with Symptoms of Lung Cancer ASIA-PACIFIC JOURNAL OF CLINICAL ONCOLOGY, v. 13
  • Emery, J., Gray, V., Walter, FM., Cheetham, S., Slevin, T., Saunders, C., Threlfall, T., Auret, K., Nowak, A., Geelhoed, E., Bulsara, M. and Holman, D., 2017. The Improving Rural CancerOutcomes (IRCO) Trial: A Factorial Cluster-Randomised Controlled Trial of a Complex Intervention to Reduce Time to Diagnosis in Rural Cancer Patients in Western Australia ASIA-PACIFIC JOURNAL OF CLINICAL ONCOLOGY, v. 13
  • Mills, K., Birt, L., Emery, JD., Hall, N., Banks, J., Johnson, M., Lancaster, J., Hamilton, W., Rubin, GP. and Walter, FM., 2017. Understanding symptom appraisal and help-seeking in people with symptoms suggestive of pancreatic cancer: A qualitative study BMJ Open, v. 7
    Doi: http://doi.org/10.1136/bmjopen-2016-015682
  • Murray, SR., Kutzer, Y., Habgood, E., Murchie, P., Walter, F., Mazza, D., Shahid, S. and Emery, JD., 2017. REDUCING BARRIERS TO CONSULTING A GP IN PATIENTS AT INCREASED RISK OF LUNG CANCER: A QUALITATIVE EVALUATION OF THE CHEST AUSTRALIA INTERVENTION RESPIRATORY MEDICINE, v. 132
    Doi: http://doi.org/10.1016/j.rmed.2017.07.033
  • 2016

  • Brett, J., Fenlon, D., Boulton, M., Hulbert-Williams, N., Walter, F., Donnelly, P., Stoner, N., Morgan, A. and Morris, C., 2016. "Roll the dice and it's a toss-up between quality of life and life": a mixed methods study exploring adherence to adjuvant endocrine therapy and interventions to improve adherence PSYCHO-ONCOLOGY, v. 25
  • 2015

  • Balasooriya-Smeekens, C., Scott, SE. and Walter, FM., 2015. A qualitative exploration of the role of emotions on appraisal and help-seeking for symptoms suggestive of colorectal cancer EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF CANCER CARE, v. 24
  • Walter, FM., Emery, J., Mendonca, S., Hall, N., Mills, K., Dobson, C., Morris, H., Bankhead, C., Hamilton, W. and Rubin, G., 2015. Symptoms and co-morbidities associated with diagnostic intervals for colorectal cancer: a prospective cohort study EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF CANCER CARE, v. 24
  • Walter, FM., Emery, JD. and Rubin, G., 2015. Challenges of applying the Aarhus statement in studies on early cancer diagnosis EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF CANCER CARE, v. 24
  • Emery, J., Glance, D., Walker, J., Walter, FM. and Chiang, PP-C., 2015. Implementing a QCancer® risk tool into General practice consultations: an exploratory study using simulated consultations with Australian General Practitioners EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF CANCER CARE, v. 24
  • Balasooriya-Smeekens, C., Scott, SE. and Walter, FM., 2015. A quantitative study of the impact of emotion on time to presentation with symptoms suggestive of colorectal cancer EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF CANCER CARE, v. 24
  • Kummer, S., Chilcot, J., Walter, F. and Scott, S., 2015. How Have Psychosocial Factors That Influence Help-seeking Behaviour Been Measured? A Review PSYCHO-ONCOLOGY, v. 24
  • Coxon, D., Campbell, C., Walter, F., Scott, S., Neal, R., Vedsted, P., Emery, J., Rubin, G., Hamilton, W. and Weller, D., 2015. Development of the 'Aarhus Statement Tool for Researching Intervals in Diagnosis' (ASTRID): results from a pilot study with cancer patients and their GPs EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF CANCER CARE, v. 24
  • 2014

  • Walter, FM., Birt, L., Cavers, D., Scott, S., Emery, J., Burrows, N., Kavanagh, G., Mackie, R., Weller, D. and Campbell, C., 2014. "THIS ISN'T WHAT MINE LOOKED LIKE": A QUALITATIVE STUDY OF SYMPTOM APPRAISAL AND HELP SEEKING IN UK PATIENTS RECENTLY DIAGNOSED WITH MELANOMA ASIA-PACIFIC JOURNAL OF CLINICAL ONCOLOGY, v. 10
  • Licqurish, S., Schofield, P., Walter, F. and Emery, J., 2014. 'CANCER DIAGNOSIS AND CULTURE': EXPLORING PATIENT AND HEALTH SYSTEM FACTORS IN TIMELY DIAGNOSIS OF CANCER IN CALD COMMUNITIES ASIA-PACIFIC JOURNAL OF CLINICAL ONCOLOGY, v. 10
  • Coxon, D., Campbell, C., Walter, F., Scott, S., Neal, R., Vedsted, P., Emery, J., Rubin, G., Hamilton, W. and Weller, D., 2014. Development of the 'Aarhus Statement Tool for Researching Intervals in Diagnosis' (ASTRID): focus groups and interviews with patients, researchers and healthcare professionals EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF CANCER CARE, v. 23
  • Hall, N., Birt, L., Mills, K., Banks, J., Emery, J., Johnson, M. and Walter, FM., 2014. Health-care seeking among people with symptoms suggestive of colorectal cancer: a qualitative interview study EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF CANCER CARE, v. 23
  • Birt, L., Hall, N., Mills, K., Banks, J., Emery, J., Johnson, M. and Walter, FM., 2014. Understanding the appraisal and help-seeking decisions of patients with symptoms suspicious of lung cancer: a qualitative approach EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF CANCER CARE, v. 23
  • Walter, FM., Rubin, G., Morris, HC., Bankhead, C., Hall, N., Mills, K., Dobson, C., Perera, R., Rintoul, R., Hamilton, W. and Emery, J., 2014. Factors associated with time to diagnosis and stage at diagnosis of lung cancer: a prospective cohort study EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF CANCER CARE, v. 23
  • Walter, FM., Emery, J., Morris, H., Hall, N., Mills, K., Dobson, C., Mendonca, S., Bankhead, C., Perera, R., Hamilton, W. and Rubin, G., 2014. Factors associated time to diagnosis and stage at diagnosis of colorectal cancer: a prospective cohort study EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF CANCER CARE, v. 23
  • Collins, JEC., Santarius, T., Watts, C., Walter, FM., Price, SJ. and Joannides, AJ., 2014. CONCORDANCE OF PATIENT AND CLINICIAN REPORTED PRESENTING SYMPTOMS AT INITIAL NEURO-ONCOLOGY ASSESSMENT NEURO-ONCOLOGY, v. 16
  • Emery, J., Saunders, C., Gray, V., Slevin, T., Croager, E., Cheetham, S., Walter, F., Bulsara, M., Auret, K. and Holman, D., 2014. REDUCING TIME TO CANCER DIAGNOSIS IN RURAL WESTERN AUSTRALIA (WA): RESULTS OF A CLUSTER RANDOMISED CONTROLLED TRIAL OF COMMUNITY AND PRIMARY CARE INTERVENTIONS ASIA-PACIFIC JOURNAL OF CLINICAL ONCOLOGY, v. 10
  • Licqurish, S., Chiang, P., Walker, J., Phillipson, L., Walter, F. and Emery, J., 2014. CULTURAL BELIEFS ABOUT CANCER INFLUENCING HELP-SEEKING AND SYMPTOM APPRAISAL: A META-SYNTHESIS OF QUALITATIVE FINDINGS ASIA-PACIFIC JOURNAL OF CLINICAL ONCOLOGY, v. 10
  • 2013

  • Smeekens, C., Scott, S. and Walter, F., 2013. The impact of emotions in help-seeking for symptoms indicative of cancer: A systematic literature review PSYCHO-ONCOLOGY, v. 22
  • 2012

  • Emery, J., Walter, FM., Gray, V., Sinclair, C., Bulsara, C., Bulsara, M., Auret, K., Nowak, A., Saunders, C. and Holman, D., 2012. DIAGNOSING CANCER IN THE BUSH: A MIXED METHODS STUDY OF DIAGNOSTIC INTERVALS IN PEOPLE WITH CANCER FROM RURAL WESTERN AUSTRALIA ASIA-PACIFIC JOURNAL OF CLINICAL ONCOLOGY, v. 8
  • 2010

  • Kadri, SR., Lao-Sirieix, P., O'Donovan, M., Debiram-Beecham, I., Das, M., Emery, J., Boussioutas, A., Morris, H., Walter, FM., Blazeby, JM., Pharoah, P., Hardwick, RH. and Fitzgerald, R., 2010. A Prospective, Multicenter Study to Evaluate a Novel, Nonendoscopic Screening Device for Barrett's Esophagus in the Community Setting GASTROENTEROLOGY, v. 139
  • 2009

  • Kadri, SR., Debiram, I., Lao-Sirieix, P., O'Donovan, M., Blazeby, JM., Males, A., Morris, H., Walter, F., Emery, J. and Fitzgerald, RC., 2009. A PILOT FEASIBILITY STUDY OF SCREENING FOR BARRETT'S OESOPHAGUS WITH A NOVEL NON-ENDOSCOPIC CAPSULE SPONGE DEVICE IN A PRIMARY CARE SETTING GUT, v. 58
  • 2006

  • Hunter, J., Moncrieff, M., Hall, P., Walter, F., Emery, J., Cotton, S. and Burrows, N., 2006. Diagnostic characteristics of SIAscopy versus dermoscopy for pigmented skin lesions presenting in primary care BRITISH JOURNAL OF DERMATOLOGY, v. 155
  • 2003

  • Braithwaite, D., Emery, J., Walter, F., Prevost, T. and Sutton, S., 2003. Psychological impact of genetic counselling for familial cancer: a systematic review and meta-analysis. CANCER EPIDEMIOLOGY BIOMARKERS & PREVENTION, v. 12
  • Emery, J., Braithwaite, D., Walter, F., Prevost, T. and Sutton, S., 2003. Psychological impact of genetic counselling for familial cancer: a systematic review and meta-analysis. AMERICAN JOURNAL OF HUMAN GENETICS, v. 73
  • Walter, FM., Emery, JD., Braithwaite, D. and Marteau, TM., 2003. Lay understanding of familial risk of common chronic diseases: a systematic review and synthesis of qualitative research. AMERICAN JOURNAL OF HUMAN GENETICS, v. 73
  • Theses / dissertations

    2021

  • Funston, G., 2021. The Utility of CA125 for the Detection of Ovarian Cancer in Primary Care