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Dr Sam Creavin

Dr Sam Creavin

Dr Sam Creavin
MBChB(Manch.), MPhil(Keele), MRCP, MRCGP(RCGP)

Wellcome Trust Research Training Fellow

Area of research

Diagnosis in General Practice

Office 3.10
Canynge Hall,
39 Whatley Road, Bristol BS8 2PS
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Mob. +44 (0) 7495 341954
Tel. +44 (0) 117 928 7388

Research summary

I'm trying to understand more about what tests are most useful to doctors when making diagnosis of dementia in general practice. I'm also broadly interested in the topic of diagnostic science. I have reviewed the scientific evidence to support the use of two brief cognitive tests for diagnosing dementia: the MoCA and the MMSE.

I am currently reading for a PhD to investigate which tests are most useful for making the diagnosis of dementia in general practice and I've made a brief video to outline my work. To do this I'm leading TIMeLi. We are aiming ...

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I won a number of prizes at medical school. I completed medical training in Stoke-on-Trent before moving to Bristol for my post-graduate training. In Bristol I completed my academic foundation training and Academic Clinical Fellow (ACF) post in General Practice.

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