Quinn, S., Macrae, R., Gifford, E., Rainey, H., Andrew, M., & Rooney, K. - Quality improvement in the voluntary sector: knowledge, capacity and  education Voluntary Sector Review (November 2021)

Huang H, Jefferson E, Gotink M, Sinclair C, Mercer S, Guthrie B - Collaborative improvement in Scottish GP clusters after the Quality and Outcomes Framework: a qualitative study BJGP (April 2021)

Morrison C, Beattie M, Wherton J, Stark C, Anderson J, Hunter-Rowe C, Gray NM, - Testing and implementing video consulting for outpatient appointments: using quality improvement system thinking and co-design principles BMJ Open Quality (March 2021)

Toma, M., Blamey, A., Mahal, D., Gray, N. M., Allison, L., Thakore, S. & Bowie, P - Multi-method evaluation of a national clinical fellowship programme to build leadership capacity for quality improvement BMJ Open Quality (July 2021)


Frost H , Cowie J, Tooman T, Quicke J, Evans N, Cottrell E, Dziedzic K.  Implementation of the JIGSAW-E model for osteoarthritis. A role for Extended Scope Practitioners in primary care. Physiotherapy UK Conference (Nov 2020)

Beattie M, Morrison C, MacGilleEathain R, Gray NM, Anderson J - Near Me at Home: codesigning the use of video consultations for outpatient appointments in patients’ homes  BMJ Open Quality (August 2020)

Frost H, Cowie J, Tooman T & Dziedzic K. - Implementation of NICE guidelines for osteoarthritis in primary care. Feasibility study of JIGSAW-E in Scotland.  EULAR 2020; E-Congress  (June 2020)

Coles E, Anderson J, Maxwell M, Harris FM,  Gray NM, Milner G, MacGillivray S - The influence of contextual factors on healthcare quality improvement initiatives: a realist review Systematic Reviews (2020)

Connolly J, MacGillivray S, Munro A, Mulherin T, Anderson J, Gray NM, Toma M - How co-production and co-creation is understood, implemented and sustained as part of improvement programme delivery within the health and social care context in Scotland (April 2020)

Tang J, Toma M, Gray NM, Delvaux J, Guthrie B, Grant A, Duncan EM, Dreischulte T - Pharmacist and Data-Driven Quality Improvement in Primary Care (P-DQIP): a qualitative study of anticipated implementation factors informed by the Theoretical Domains Framework BMJ Open (2020)


Breckenridge J, Gray NM, Toma M, Ashmore S, Glassborow R, Stark C, Renfrew MJ - Motivating Change: a grounded theory of how to achieve large-scale, sustained change, co-created with improvement organisations across the UK BMJ Open Quality (2019)

McLellan J, O’Carroll R, Cheyne H,  Dombrowski SU, - Investigating midwives’ barriers and facilitators to multiple health promotion practice behaviours: a qualitative study using the theoretical domains framework Implementation Science (2019)

Toma M, Dreischulte T, Gray NM, Guthrie B - A balanced approach to identifying, prioritising and evaluating all potential consequences of quality improvement: modified Delphi study  BMJ Open (2019)


Burnett E, Davey P, Gray NM, Tully V, Breckenridge J - Medical students as agents of change: a qualitative exploratory study  BMJ Open Quality (2018)

Frost H, Campbell P, Maxwell M, O’Carroll R, Dombrowski SU, Williams B, Cheyne H,  Coles E, Pollock A - Effectiveness of Motivational Interviewing on adult behaviour change in health and social care settings: A systematic review of reviews PLoS One (2018)

Zubala A, Lyszkiewicz K, Lee E, Underwood, LL, Renfrew MJ, Gray NM - Large-scale online education programmes and their potential to effect change in behavior and practice of health and social care professionals: a rapid systematic review  Interactive Learning Environments (2018)


Coles E, Wells M, Maxwell M, Harris FM, Anderson J, Gray NM, Milner G, MacGillivray S - The influence of contextual factors on healthcare quality improvement initiatives: what works, for whom and in what setting?  Protocol for a realist review  Systematic Reviews (2017)

Toma M, Davey PG, Marwick CA, Guthrie B - A framework for ensuring a balanced accounting of the impact of antimicrobial stewardship interventions  Journal of Antimicrobial Chemotherapy (2017)

Toma M, Dreischulte T, Gray NM, Campbell D, Guthrie B - Balancing measures or a balanced accounting of improvement impact: a qualitative analysis of individual and focus group interviews with improvement experts in Scotland  BMJ Quality and Safety (2017)

Zubala A, MacGillivray S, Frost H, Kroll T, Skelton, DA, Gavine A, Gray NM, Toma M, Morris J - Promotion of physical activity interventions for community dwelling older adults: A review of reviews  PLoS ONE (2017)


Dombrowski SU, Campbell P, Frost H, Pollock A, McLellan J, MacGillivray S, Gavine A, Maxwell M, O’Carroll R, Cheyne H, Presseau J, Williams B - Interventions for sustained healthcare professional behaviour change: a protocol for an overview of reviews Systematic Reviews (2016)

Dreischulte T, Donnan P, Grant A, Hapca A, McCowan C, Guthrie B - Safer Prescribing - A Trial of Education, Informatics, and Financial Incentives  The New England Journal of Medicine (2016)

Guthrie B, Kavanagh K, Robertson C, Barnett K, Treweek S, Petrie D, Ritchie L, Mackenzie J, Bennie M - Data feedback and behavioural change intervention to improve primary care prescribing safety (EFIPPS): multicentre, three arm, cluster randomised controlled trial  BMJ (2016)


Guthrie, B, Makubate B, Hernandez Santiago V, Dreischulte, T - The rising tide of polypharmacy and drug-drug interactions: population database analysis 1995–2010  BMC Medicine (2015)


Guthrie B, McCowan C, Davey PG, Simpson C.R., Dreischulte T, Barnett K - High risk prescribing in primary care patients particularly vulnerable to adverse drug events: cross sectional population database analysis in Scottish general practice  BMJ (2011)

DQIP - Summary of the DQIP2 project