Dr David L Whitford, MD (Cantab), MA, MB BS - Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland-Medical University of Bahrain - Professor

Dr David L Whitford

MD (Cantab), MA, MB BS

Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland-Medical University of Bahrain

Professor

Dublin | Ireland

Main Specialties: Family Medicine

Additional Specialties: General Practice

Dr David L Whitford, MD (Cantab), MA, MB BS - Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland-Medical University of Bahrain - Professor

Dr David L Whitford

MD (Cantab), MA, MB BS

Introduction

Primary Affiliation: Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland-Medical University of Bahrain - Dublin , Ireland

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22Publications

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107PubMed Central Citations

Prepared to practice? Perception of career preparation and guidance of recent medical graduates at two campuses of a transnational medical school: a cross-sectional study.

BMC Med Educ 2016 Feb 9;16:56. Epub 2016 Feb 9.

Department of Family and Community Medicine, Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland-Bahrain, P.O. Box 15503, Adliya, Kingdom of Bahrain.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12909-016-0584-6DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4748589PMC
February 2016
16 Reads
5 Citations
1.410 Impact Factor

Stroke in Bahrain: rising incidence, multiple risk factors, and suboptimal care.

Int J Stroke 2015 Jun 6;10(4):615-8. Epub 2015 Apr 6.

School of Postgraduate Studies & Research, Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland - Medical University of Bahrain, Adliya, Bahrain.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/ijs.12513DOI Listing
June 2015
21 Reads
3.833 Impact Factor

Psychological interventions for women with non-metastatic breast cancer.

Cochrane Database Syst Rev 2015 May 28(5):CD008729. Epub 2015 May 28.

Department of Family & Community Medicine, Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland-Medical University of Bahrain, Adliya, Bahrain.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/14651858.CD008729.pub2DOI Listing
May 2015
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18 Citations

Does Sickle Cell Disease Protect Against Diabetes Mellitus?: Cross-sectional study.

Sultan Qaboos Univ Med J 2015 Feb 21;15(1):e116-9. Epub 2015 Jan 21.

Department of Family & Community Medicine, Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland Medical University of Bahrain, Busaiteen, Bahrain;

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4318591PMC
February 2015
10 Reads
1 Citation

Cultural sensitivity or professional acculturation in early clinical experience?

Med Teach 2014 Nov 12;36(11):951-7. Epub 2014 May 12.

Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland - Medical University of Bahrain , Kingdom of Bahrain.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3109/0142159X.2014.910296DOI Listing
November 2014
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2.045 Impact Factor

Impact of clinical inertia on cardiovascular risk factors in patients with diabetes.

Prim Care Diabetes 2014 Jul 22;8(2):133-8. Epub 2013 Nov 22.

Department of Family Medicine, Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland Medical University of Bahrain, P.O. Box 15503, Adliya, Bahrain.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.pcd.2013.10.007DOI Listing
July 2014
2 Reads
3 Citations

Understanding the experiences and quality of life issues of Bahraini women with breast cancer.

Soc Sci Med 2014 Apr 7;107:189-95. Epub 2014 Feb 7.

Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland - Medical University of Bahrain, Busaiteen, Bahrain.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.socscimed.2014.01.031DOI Listing
April 2014
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12 Citations
2.890 Impact Factor

Beliefs and perceptions toward quitting waterpipe smoking among cafe waterpipe tobacco smokers in Bahrain.

Nicotine Tob Res 2013 Nov 14;15(11):1816-21. Epub 2013 May 14.

Department of Family and Community Medicine, Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland-Medical University of Bahrain, Adliya, Kingdom of Bahrain.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ntr/ntt064DOI Listing
November 2013
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9 Citations
3.300 Impact Factor

Clinical audit of diabetes care in the bahrain defence forces hospital.

Sultan Qaboos Univ Med J 2013 Nov 8;13(4):520-6. Epub 2013 Nov 8.

Department of Family & Community Medicine, Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland-Medical University of Bahrain, Busaiteen, Bahrain.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3836640PMC
http://dx.doi.org/10.12816/0003310DOI Listing
November 2013
6 Reads
1 Citation

Patient generated "frequently asked questions": identifying informational needs in a RCT of peer support in type 2 diabetes.

Prim Care Diabetes 2013 Jul 19;7(2):103-9. Epub 2013 Feb 19.

Department of Family & Community Medicine, Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland-Medical University of Bahrain, Busaiteen, Bahrain.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.pcd.2013.01.006DOI Listing
July 2013
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Quality of life of Bahraini women with breast cancer: a cross sectional study.

BMC Cancer 2013 Apr 28;13:212. Epub 2013 Apr 28.

Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland-Medical University of Bahrain, PO Box 15503, Adliya, Bahrain.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/1471-2407-13-212DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3644231PMC
April 2013
7 Reads
6 Citations
3.362 Impact Factor

From prevention to nursing home care: a comprehensive national audit of stroke care.

Cerebrovasc Dis 2011 8;32(4):385-92. Epub 2011 Oct 8.

School of Physiotherapy, Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland, Dublin, Ireland.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1159/000330640DOI Listing
March 2012
3 Reads
2 Citations
3.754 Impact Factor

A multidisciplinary primary care team consultation in a socio-economically deprived community: an exploratory randomised controlled trial.

BMC Health Serv Res 2011 Jan 24;11:15. Epub 2011 Jan 24.

Division of Population Health Sciences, Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland, 120 St Stephens Green, Dublin 2, Ireland.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/1472-6963-11-15DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3032651PMC
January 2011
3 Reads
3 Citations
1.660 Impact Factor

Cultural variations in attitudes towards family risk of diabetes.

Diabetes Res Clin Pract 2010 Nov 15;90(2):173-81. Epub 2010 Sep 15.

Department of Family & Community Medicine, Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland - Medical University of Bahrain, Adliya, Bahrain.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.diabres.2010.08.018DOI Listing
November 2010
2 Reads
1 Citation
2.540 Impact Factor

The use of complementary and alternative medicine by patients with diabetes mellitus in Bahrain: a cross-sectional study.

BMC Complement Altern Med 2010 Jul 14;10:35. Epub 2010 Jul 14.

Department of Family & Community Medicine, Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland - Medical University of Bahrain, PO Box 15503, Busaiteen, Kingdom of Bahrain.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/1472-6882-10-35DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2912778PMC
July 2010
2 Reads
15 Citations
2.020 Impact Factor

Reducing health risk in family members of patients with type 2 diabetes: views of first degree relatives.

BMC Public Health 2009 Dec 10;9:455. Epub 2009 Dec 10.

Department of Family Medicine, Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland - Medical University of Bahrain, PO Box 15503, Adliya, Kingdom of Bahrain.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/1471-2458-9-455DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2796668PMC
December 2009
3 Reads
4 Citations
2.264 Impact Factor

Is primary care a neglected piece of the jigsaw in ensuring optimal stroke care? Results of a national study.

BMC Fam Pract 2009 Apr 29;10:27. Epub 2009 Apr 29.

Department of Family & Community Medicine, Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland-Medical University of Bahrain, PO Box 15503, Adliya, Kingdom of Bahrain.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/1471-2296-10-27DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2680827PMC
April 2009
25 Reads
1 Citation
1.740 Impact Factor

Will people with type 2 diabetes speak to family members about health risk?

Diabetes Care 2009 Feb 18;32(2):251-3. Epub 2008 Nov 18.

Department of Family Medicine, Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland-Medical University of Bahrain, Busaiteen, Bahrain.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.2337/dc08-1200DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2628688PMC
February 2009
4 Reads
4 Citations
8.420 Impact Factor

Peer support in type 2 diabetes: a randomised controlled trial in primary care with parallel economic and qualitative analyses: pilot study and protocol.

BMC Fam Pract 2007 Jul 31;8:45. Epub 2007 Jul 31.

Department of Department of Public Health and Primary Care, Trinity College, Dublin 2, Ireland.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/1471-2296-8-45DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC1950508PMC
July 2007
2 Reads
12 Citations
1.740 Impact Factor

A randomised controlled trial of a lengthened and multi-disciplinary consultation model in a socially deprived community: a study protocol.

BMC Fam Pract 2007 Jun 28;8:38. Epub 2007 Jun 28.

Family and Community Medicine, Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland-Medical University of Bahrain, Adliya, Kingdom of Bahrain.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/1471-2296-8-38DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC1914074PMC
June 2007
1 Read
1 Citation
1.740 Impact Factor

Telephone survey of private patients' views on continuity of care and registration with general practice in Ireland.

BMC Fam Pract 2007 Mar 30;8:17. Epub 2007 Mar 30.

Fairview Family Practice, Dublin 3, Ireland.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/1471-2296-8-17DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC1851962PMC
March 2007
3 Reads
1 Citation
1.740 Impact Factor

Influences on the variation in prevalence of type 2 diabetes between general practices: practice, patient or socioeconomic factors?

Br J Gen Pract 2003 Jan;53(486):9-14

Department of Public Health and Primary Care, University of Cambridge.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC1314486PMC
January 2003
1 Read
6 Citations
2.360 Impact Factor