Dr Benjamin Fletcher BSc, MPH, DPhil

Post Doctoral Researcher




Fletcher BR, Hinton L, Bray EP, Hayen A, Hobbs FDR, Mant J, Potter JF, McManus RJ.  Self-monitoring blood pressure in hypertension – internet based survey of UK general practitioners.  British Journal of General Practice (2016)

Fletcher BR, Hinton L, Hartmann-Boyce J, Roberts NW, Bobrovitz N, McManus RJ.  Self-monitoring blood pressure in hypertension, patient and provider perspectives: a systematic review and thematic synthesis.  Patient Education and Counseling (2015)

Fletcher BR, Hartmann-Boyce J, Hinton L, McManus RJ.  The effect of self-monitoring of blood pressure on medication adherence and lifestyle factors: a systematic review and meta-analysis.  American Journal of Hypertension (2015)

Ben Fletcher, Adrian Gheorghe, David Moore, Sue Wilson, Sarah Damery.  Improving the recruitment activity of clinicians in randomized controlled trials – a systematic review.  BMJ Open; 2 e000496 (2012)

Hartmann-Boyce J, Boylan AM, Jebb S, Fletcher BR, Aveyard P.  Cognitive and behavioural strategies for self-directed weight loss: systematic review of qualitative studies.  Obesity Reviews (2016)

Mackley MP, Fletcher BR, Parker M, Watkins H, Ormondroyd E.  Stakeholder views on secondary findings in whole-genome and whole-exome sequencing: a systematic review of quantitative and qualitative studies.  Nature Genetics in Medicine (2016)

Sheppard JP, Fletcher BR, Gill P, Martin U, McManus RJ.  Predictors of the home-clinic blood pressure difference.  American Journal of Hypertension (2015)

Hartmann-Boyce J, Jebb, SA, Fletcher BR, Aveyard P.  Self-help for weight loss in overweight and obese adults: systematic review and meta-analysis.  American Journal of Public Health (2015)

Kyte D, Duffy H, Fletcher B, Gheorghe A, Mercieca-Bieber R, King M, Draper H, Ives J, Brundage M, Blazeby J, Calvert M.  Systematic evaluation of the patient-reported outcome (PRO) content of clinical trial protocols.  PLOS ONE (2014)

Moran G, Fletcher B, Feltham M, Calvert M, Sackley C, Marshall T.  Fatigue, psychosocial and cognitive impairment following TIA and minor stroke: a systematic review.  European Journal of Neurology (2014)

Pinkney TD, McCall J, Dumville JC, Edwards FJ, Gheorghe A, Bartlett DC, Fletcher BR, Calvert MJ.  Wound-edge protection devices for preventing surgical site infection in abdominal surgery (Protocol).  Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews. Issue 6, article number CD010614 (2013).

Clarke J, Fletcher B, Lancashire E, Adab PA.  The views of stakeholders on the primary school in preventing childhood obesity; a qualitative systematic review.  Obesity Reviews 12: 975-988 (2013)

Gheorghe A, Roberts TE, Fletcher BR, Calvert M.  How are centres included in randomised controlled trials with parallel economic evaluations in the UK?  Value Health 16 (3) A51 (2013)

Gheorghe A, Roberts TE, Ives JC, Fletcher BR, Calvert M.  Centre selection for clinical trials and the generalisability of results: a mixed methods study.  PLOS ONE 8: e56560 (2013)

Gheorghe A, Calvert M, Pinkney T, Fletcher B, Youssef H, Morton D, Wilson S.  Systematic review of the clinical effectiveness of wound-edge protection devices in reducing surgical site infection in patients undergoing open abdominal surgery.  Annals of Surgery; 255 (6) 1017-1029 (2012)

D Park, CJ Weinman, JA Finlay, BR Fletcher, MY Paik, HS Sundaram, MD Dimitriou, KE Sohn, ME Callow, JA Callow, DL Handlin, CL Willis, DA Fischer, EJ Kramer, CK Ober - Amphiphilic Surface Active Triblock Copolymers with Mixed Hydrophobic and Hydrophilic Side Chains for Tuned Marine Fouling-Release Properties.  Langmuir; 26 (12): 9772-9781 (2010)

Finlay John A; BR Fletcher; Callow Maureen E; Callow James A – Effect of background colour on growth and adhesion strength of Ulva sporelings.  Biofouling; 24 (3): 219-225 (2008)


CJ Weinman; JA Finlay; D Park; MY Paik; S Krishnan; BR Fletcher; ME Callow; JA Callow; DL Handlin; CL Willis; DA Fischer; KE Sohn; EJ Kramer; CK Ober - Antifouling ABC Triblock Copolymers with Grafted Functionality.  Polym. Mater Sci. Eng. Preprints98: 639-641 (2008)