Dr James Close
Profiles

James Close

Senior Research Fellow - Biomedical and Health Informatics

Peninsula Medical School (Faculty of Health)

Key publications

Close J, Valderas JM, Byng R, Britten N & Lloyd H 2017 'Adapting QOF to focus on wellbeing and health' BMJ Author Site Publisher Site , DOI Open access
Lloyd H, Wheat H, Horrell J, Sugavanam T, Fosh B, Valderas JM & Close J 2018 'Patient-Reported Measures for Person-Centered Coordinated Care: A Comparative Domain Map and Web-Based Compendium for Supporting Policy Development and Implementation' Journal of Medical Internet Research 20, (2) Publisher Site , DOI Open access
Close J, Byng R, Valderas JM, Britten N & Lloyd H 2018 'Quality after the QOF? Before dismantling it, we need a redefined measure of ‘quality’' British Journal of General Practice 68, 314-315 Publisher Site , DOI Open access
Lloyd H, Fosh B, Whalley B, Byng R & Close J 2018 'Validation of the person-centred coordinated care experience questionnaire (P3CEQ)' International Journal for Quality in Health Care 31, (7) 506-512 Author Site Publisher Site , DOI Open access
Close J 2012 'Are stress responses to geomagnetic storms mediated by the cryptochrome compass system?' Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences Author Site , DOI
Close J, Game L, Clark B, Bergounioux J, Gerovassili A & Thein S 2004 'Genome annotation of a 1.5 Mb region of human chromosome 6q23 encompassing a quantitative trait locus for fetal hemoglobin expression in adults' BMC Genomics 5, (1) Author Site Publisher Site , DOI

Key publications are highlighted

Journals
Articles
Close J, Spicer SG, Nicklin LL, Uther M, Lloyd J & Lloyd H 2021 'Secondary analysis of loot box data: Are high-spending “whales” wealthy gamers or problem gamblers?' Addictive Behaviors 117, 106851-106851 , DOI
Close J, Spicer S, Nicklin LL, Uther M, Lloyd J & Lloyd H 2020 'Secondary analysis of loot box data: are high-spending “whales” wealthy gamers or problem gamblers?' https://psyarxiv.com/fvdrx/ , DOI Open access
Wardle H, Banks J, Bebbington P, Blank L, Bowden Jones OBE H, Bramley S, Bunn C, Casey E, Cassidy R & Chamberlain SR 2020 'Open letter from UK based academic scientists to the secretaries of state for digital, culture, media and sport and for health and social care regarding the need for independent funding for the prevention and treatment of gambling harms' BMJ m2613-m2613 , DOI
Close J, Baines K, Burke L & Hobart J 2020 'Measuring upper limb function in MS: Which existing patient reported outcomes are fit for purpose?' eNeurologicalSci 19, 100237-100237 , DOI Open access
Close J, Fosh B, Wheat H, Horrell J, Lee W, Byng R, Bainbridge M, Blackwell R, Witts L & Hall L 2019 'Longitudinal evaluation of a countywide alternative to the Quality and Outcomes Framework in UK General Practice aimed at improving Person Centred Coordinated Care' BMJ Open 9, (7) 0-0 Author Site Publisher Site , DOI Open access
Close J, Fosh B, Byng R, Blackwell R, Witts L, Hall L & Lloyd H 2019 'Evaluation of a countywide alternative to QOF, aimed at improving person-centred coordinated care' British Journal of General Practice 69, (suppl 1) bjgp19X702905-bjgp19X702905 Author Site Publisher Site , DOI Open access
Wheat H, Horrell J, Valderas JM, Close J, Fosh B & Lloyd H 2018 'Can practitioners use patient reported measures to enhance person centred coordinated care in practice? A qualitative study' Health and Quality of Life Outcomes 16, (1) Author Site Publisher Site , DOI Open access
Lloyd H, Fosh B, Whalley B, Byng R & Close J 2018 'Validation of the person-centred coordinated care experience questionnaire (P3CEQ)' International Journal for Quality in Health Care 31, (7) 506-512 Author Site Publisher Site , DOI Open access
Close J, Byng R, Valderas JM, Britten N & Lloyd H 2018 'Quality after the QOF? Before dismantling it, we need a redefined measure of ‘quality’' British Journal of General Practice 68, 314-315 Publisher Site , DOI Open access
Lloyd H, Wheat H, Horrell J, Sugavanam T, Fosh B, Valderas JM & Close J 2018 'Patient-Reported Measures for Person-Centered Coordinated Care: A Comparative Domain Map and Web-Based Compendium for Supporting Policy Development and Implementation' Journal of Medical Internet Research 20, (2) Publisher Site , DOI Open access
Sugavanam T, Fosh B, Close J, Byng R, Horrell J & Lloyd H 2018 'Codesigning a Measure of Person-Centred Coordinated Care to Capture the Experience of the Patient: The Development of the P3CEQ' Journal of Patient Experience Author Site , DOI Open access
Close J, Valderas JM, Byng R, Britten N & Lloyd H 2017 'Adapting QOF to focus on wellbeing and health' BMJ Author Site Publisher Site , DOI Open access
Horrell J, Lloyd H, Sugavanam T, Close J & Byng R 2017 'Creating and facilitating change for Person-Centred Coordinated Care (P3C): The development of the Organisational Change Tool (P3C-OCT)' Health Expectations: An International Journal of Public Participation in Health Care and Health Policy 21, (2) 448-456 Publisher Site , DOI Open access
Close JP 2014 'The Compass within the Clock - Part 2: Does Cryptochrome Radical-Pair Based Signalling contribute to the Temperature-Robustness of Circadian Systems?' Hypothesis 12, (1) Author Site , DOI
Close JP 2014 'The Compass within the Clock - Part 1: The hypothesis of magnetic fields as secondary zeitgebers to the circadian system—logical and scientific objections' Hypothesis 12, (1) Author Site Publisher Site , DOI
Close J 2012 'Are stress responses to geomagnetic storms mediated by the cryptochrome compass system?' Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences Author Site , DOI
Thein SL, Menzel S, Peng X, Best S, Jiang J, Close J, Silver N, Gerovasilli A, Ping C & Yamaguchi M 2007 'Intergenic variants of HBS1L-MYB are responsible for a major quantitative trait locus on chromosome 6q23 influencing fetal hemoglobin levels in adults' Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 104, (27) 11346-11351 Author Site Publisher Site , DOI
Wilson ND, Ross LJN, Close J, Mott R, Crow TJ & Volpi EV 2007 'Replication profile of PCDH11X and PCDH11Y, a gene pair located in the non-pseudoautosomal homologous region Xq21.3/Yp11.2' Chromosome Research 15, (4) 485-498 Author Site Publisher Site , DOI
Lopes AM, Ross N, Close J, Dagnall A, Amorim A & Crow TJ 2006 'Inactivation status of PCDH11X: sexual dimorphisms in gene expression levels in brain' Human Genetics 119, (3) 267-275 Author Site , DOI
Williams NA, Close JP, Giouzeli M & Crow TJ 2006 'Accelerated evolution ofProtocadherin11X/Y: A candidate gene-pair for cerebral asymmetry and language' American Journal of Medical Genetics Part B: Neuropsychiatric Genetics 141B, (6) 623-633 Author Site , DOI
Ross NLJ, Wadekar R, Lopes A, Dagnall A, Close J, DeLisi LE & Crow TJ 2006 'Methylation of twoHomo sapiens-specific X-Y homologous genes in Klinefelter's syndrome (XXY)' American Journal of Medical Genetics Part B: Neuropsychiatric Genetics 141B, (5) 544-548 Author Site , DOI
Rooks H, Bergounioux J, Game L, Close JP, Osborne C, Best S, Senior T, Height S, Thompson R & Hadzic N 2005 'Heterogeneity of the egammadeltabeta-thalassaemias: characterization of three novel English deletions' British Journal of Haematology 128, (5) 722-729 Author Site , DOI
Close J, Game L, Clark B, Bergounioux J, Gerovassili A & Thein S 2004 'Genome annotation of a 1.5 Mb region of human chromosome 6q23 encompassing a quantitative trait locus for fetal hemoglobin expression in adults' BMC Genomics 5, (1) Author Site Publisher Site , DOI
Game L, Bergounioux J, Close JP, Marzouka BE & Thein SL 2003 'A novel deletion causing (εγδβ)° thalassaemia in a Chilean family' British Journal of Haematology 123, (1) 154-159 Author Site , DOI
Game L, Close J, Stephens P, Mitchell J, Best S, Rochette J, Louis-dit-Sully C, Riley J, See CG & Sanseau P 2000 'An Integrated Map of Human 6q22.3–q24 Including a 3-Mb High-Resolution BAC/PAC Contig Encompassing a QTL for Fetal Hemoglobin' Genomics 64, (3) 264-276 Author Site , DOI
Lloyd H, Wheat H, Horrell J, Sugavanam T, Fosh B, Valderas JM & Close J 'Patient-Reported Measures for Person-Centered Coordinated Care: A Comparative Domain Map and Web-Based Compendium for Supporting Policy Development and Implementation' , DOI
Lloyd H, Wheat H, Horrell J, Sugavanam T, Fosh B, Valderas JM & Close J 'Patient-Reported Measures for Person-Centered Coordinated Care: A Comparative Domain Map and Web-Based Compendium for Supporting Policy Development and Implementation (Preprint)' , DOI
Reports
Lloyd H, Wheat H, Horrell J & Close J 2017 A Guide for Commissioners on the Use of Metrics for Person Centred Coordinated Care for People with Long Term Conditions, Multiple Long-Term Conditions and Those at the End of their Life. National Health Service England
Lloyd H, Close J, Horrell J, Wheat H & Valeras J 2017 How To Use Metrics, Measures & Insights To Commission Person Centred Coordinated Care: A Guide for Commissioners. National Health Service for England (NHSE) NHSE Open access
Close J, Witts L, Horrell JL, Blackwell R, Fosh B, Powell C & Lloyd H EVALUATION OF THE SOMERSET PRACTICE QUALITY SCHEME (SPQS): PHASE 2. Author Site
Other Publications
Lloyd H EVALUATION OF THE SOMERSET PRACTICE QUALITY SCHEME (SPQS). SW Academic Health Science Network (AHS
Lloyd H, Close J, Wheat H, Horrell J & Kirkpatrick T How to Use Metrics, Measures & Insights to Commission Person Centred Coordinated Care.