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Cardiovascular Disease in Primary Care Settings

My research focuses on stroke prevention and treatment in primary care settings. I am currently the principal investigator on two programme grants: NIHR funded developing primary care stroke services and an evaluation of screening for atrial fibrillation to reduce stroke.

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Recent publications are listed on PubMed.

Sheppard JP, Martin U, Gill P, Stevens R, Hobbs FR, Mant J, Godwin M, Hanley J, McKinstry B, Myers M, Nunan D, McManus RJ; PROOF-BP investigators. Prospective external validation of the Predicting Out-of-OFfice Blood Pressure (PROOF-BP) strategy for triaging ambulatory monitoring in the diagnosis and management of hypertension: observational cohort study. BMJ. 2018 Jun 27;361:k2478.

Martin A, Saunders CL, Harte E, Griffin SJ, MacLure C, Mant J, Meads C, Walter FM, Usher-Smith JA. Delivery and impact of the NHS Health Check in the first 8 years: a systematic review. Br J Gen Pract. 2018 Jul;68(672):e449-e459.

Schwartz CL, Seyed-Safi A, Haque S, Bray EP, Greenfield S, Hobbs FDR, Little P, Mant J, Williams B, Mcmanus RJ. Do patients actually do what we ask: patient fidelity and persistence to the Targets and Self-Management for the Control of Blood Pressure in Stroke and at Risk Groups blood pressure self-management intervention. J Hypertens. 2018 Aug;36(8):1753-1761.

Rashid MA, Llanwarne N, Heyns N, Walter F, Mant J. What are the implications for practice that arise from studies of medication taking? A systematic review of qualitative research. PLoS One. 2018 May 16;13(5):e0195076.

Pindus DM, Mullis R, Lim L, Wellwood I, Rundell AV, Abd Aziz NA, Mant J. Correction: Stroke survivors' and informal caregivers' experiences of primary care and community healthcare services - A systematic review and meta-ethnography. PLoS One. 2018 Apr 18;13(4):e0196185.

Mant J. Rivaroxaban plus aspirin, compared with aspirin alone, reduced cardiovascular events in patients with stable peripheral or carotid artery disease, but increased the risk of major bleeding. BMJ Evid Based Med. 2018 Apr 12. pii: bmjebm-2018-110899.

Mavaddat N, Sadler E, Lim L, Williams K, Warburton E, Kinmonth AL, Mant J, Burt J, McKevitt C. Perceptions of self-rated health among stroke survivors: a qualitative study in the United Kingdom. BMC Geriatr. 2018 Apr 2;18(1):81.

Jamison J, Sutton S, Mant J, De Simoni A. Online stroke forum as source of data for qualitative research: insights from a comparison with patients' interviews. BMJ Open. 2018 Mar 30;8(3):e020133.

Jamison J, Ayerbe L, Di Tanna GL, Sutton S, Mant J, De Simoni A. Evaluating practical support stroke survivors get with medicines and unmet needs in primary care: a survey. BMJ Open. 2018 Mar 11;8(3):e019874

More publications available through PubMed.

Professor of Primary Care Research
Head of Primary Care Unit
Leads the Cardiovascular Research Group
Professor Jonathan  Mant


Person keywords: 
heart failure
public health
primary care
public policy