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Prof Paul Glasziou  

MRCGP, FRACGP, PhD, MBBS,

Prof Paul Glasziou
Professor
Faculty of Health Sciences and Medicine
Bond University QLD 4229
Australia


Title
Professor

Department
Faculty of Health Sciences and Medicine

Telephone
Office Telephone Number
Within Australia:
From overseas:

7 559 55515
+61 7 559 55515
Location
Building Level: 2
Building: 5. Faculty of Health Sciences and Medicine
Location: Bond University
Professional Biography
Paul Glasziou FRACGP, PhD is Professor of Evidence-Based Medicine at Bond University and a part-time General Practitioner. He was the Director of the Centre for Evidence-Based Medicine in Oxford from 2003-2010. His key interests include identifying and removing the barriers to using high quality research in everyday clinical practice. He is the author of six books related to evidence based practice: Systematic Reviews in Health Care, Decision Making in Health Care and Medicine: integrating evidence and values, An Evidence-Based Medicine Workbook, Clinical Thinking: Evidence, Communication and Decision-making, Evidence-Based Medicine: How to Practice and Teach EBM, and Evidence-Based Medical Monitoring: Principles and Practice. He has authored over 160 peer-reviewed journal articles and his h-index is currently 43. He is the recipient of an NHRMC Australia Fellowship which he commenced at Bond University in July, 2010.
Qualifications
Member of the Royal College of General Practioners -
Fellowship of the Royal Australian College of General Practitioners -
Doctor of Philosophy -
Bachelor of Medicine Bachelor of Surgery - University of Queensland
Recent Keynote Addresses
  • Navigating the Future
    GP10 Conference, RACGP
Research interests & research expertise

Improving medical decision making, including clinical trials, systematic reviews and evidence-based medicine, with specific applications to breast and colorectal cancer screening, otitis media, cholesterol lowering, and anticoagulation for atrial fibrillation.

Current research grants

NHMRC Program Grant on screening & diagnosis

Publications
Paul Glasziou
(Link to personal researcher page)

Recent Publications
  • Lipid re-screening: What is the best measure and interval?
  • Tonsillectomy or adeno-tonsillectomy versus non-surgical treatment for chronic/recurrent acute tonsillitis (Review)
  • Poor description of non-pharmacological interventions: analysis of consecutive sample of randomised trials
  • Effects of fenofibrate on cardiovascular events in patients with diabetes, with and without prior cardiovascular disease: The Fenofibrate Intervention and Event Lowering in Diabetes (FIELD) study
  • Addressing overuse and underuse around the world
  • The contribution of individual exercise training components to clinical outcomes in randomised controlled trials of cardiac rehabilitation: A systematic review and meta-regression
  • Evidence for underuse of effective medical services around the world
  • Exploration of the methodological quality and clinical usefulness of a cross-sectional sample of published guidance about exercise training and physical activity for the secondary prevention of coronary heart disease
  • Guidance for modifying the definition of diseases: A checklist
  • Patient preferences for cardiovascular preventive medication: A systematic review