Publications

Helping everyone do better: a call for validation studies of routinely recorded health data.

Ehrenstein, V. ; Petersen, I. ; Smeeth, L. ; Jick, S.S. ; Benchimol, E.I. ; Ludvigsson, J.F. ; Sørensen, H.T. ;
Helping everyone do better: a call for validation studies of routinely recorded health data.
Clin Epidemiol, 2016; 8:49-51

The Relationship Between Socioeconomic Status and CV Risk Factors: The CRONICAS Cohort Study of Peruvian Adults.

Quispe, R.; Benziger, C.P.; Bazo-Alvarez, J.C.; Howe, L.D.; Checkley, W.; Gilman, R.H.; Smeeth, L.; Bernabé-Ortiz, A.; Miranda, J.J.; CRONICAS Cohort Study Group, .; COLLABORATORS;Bernabé-Ortiz, A. ; Casas, J.P. ; Smith, G.D. ; Ebrahim, S. ; García, H.H. ; Gilman, R.H. ; Huicho, L. ; Málaga, G. ; Miranda, J.J. ; Montori, V.M. ; Smeeth, L. ; Checkley, W. ; Diette, G.B. ; Gilman, R.H. ; Huicho, L. ; León-Velarde, F. ; Rivera, M. ; Wise, R.A. ; Checkley, W. ; García, H.H. ; Gilman, R.H. ; Miranda, J.J. ; Sacksteder, K. ;
The Relationship Between Socioeconomic Status and CV Risk Factors: The CRONICAS Cohort Study of Peruvian Adults.
Glob Heart, 2016; 11(1):121-130.e2

Atypical antipsychotic augmentation in SSRI treatment refractory obsessive-compulsive disorder: a systematic review and meta-analysis.

Veale, D. ; Miles, S. ; Smallcombe, N. ; Ghezai, H. ; Goldacre, B. ; Hodsoll, J. ;
Atypical antipsychotic augmentation in SSRI treatment refractory obsessive-compulsive disorder: a systematic review and meta-analysis.
BMC Psychiatry, 2014; 14:317

Evaluation of the risk of cardiovascular events with clarithromycin using both propensity score and self-controlled study designs.

Root, A.A. ; Wong, A.Y. ; Ghebremichael-Weldeselassie, Y. ; Smeeth, L. ; Bhaskaran, K. ; Evans, S.J. ; Brauer, R. ; Wong, I.C. ; Navaratnam, V. ; Douglas, I. ;
Evaluation of the risk of cardiovascular events with clarithromycin using both propensity score and self-controlled study designs.
Br J Clin Pharmacol, 2016;

Reporting transparency: making the ethical mandate explicit.

Nicholls, S.G. ; Langan, S.M. ; Benchimol, E.I. ; Moher, D. ;
Reporting transparency: making the ethical mandate explicit.
BMC Med, 2016; 14(1):44

Association between oral fluoroquinolones and seizures: A self-controlled case series study.

Chui, C.S. ; Chan, E.W. ; Wong, A.Y. ; Root, A. ; Douglas, I.J. ; Wong, I.C. ;
Association between oral fluoroquinolones and seizures: A self-controlled case series study.
Neurology, 2016;

OpenTrials: towards a collaborative open database of all available information on all clinical trials.

Goldacre, B. ; Gray, J. ;
OpenTrials: towards a collaborative open database of all available information on all clinical trials.
Trials, 2016; 17(1):164

Risks and benefits of psychotropic medication in pregnancy: cohort studies based on UK electronic primary care health records.

Petersen, I. ; McCrea, R.L. ; Sammon, C.J. ; Osborn, D.P. ; Evans, S.J. ; Cowen, P.J. ; Freemantle, N. ; Nazareth, I. ;
Risks and benefits of psychotropic medication in pregnancy: cohort studies based on UK electronic primary care health records.
Health Technol Assess, 2016; 20(23):1-176

Risk of acute liver injury associated with use of antibiotics. Comparative cohort and nested case-control studies using two primary care databases in Europe.

Brauer, R. ; Douglas, I. ; Garcia Rodriguez, L.A. ; Downey, G. ; Huerta, C. ; de Abajo, F. ; Bate, A. ; Feudjo Tepie, M. ; de Groot, M.C. ; Schlienger, R. ; Reynolds, R. ; Smeeth, L. ; Klungel, O. ; Ruigómez, A. ;
Risk of acute liver injury associated with use of antibiotics. Comparative cohort and nested case-control studies using two primary care databases in Europe.
Pharmacoepidemiol Drug Saf, 2016; 25 Suppl 1:29-38

Case-only designs for studying the association of antidepressants and hip or femur fracture.

de Groot, MC. Candore, G. Uddin, MJ. Souverein, PC. Ali, MS. Belitser, SV. Huerta, C. Groenwold, RH. Alvarez, Y. Slattery, J. Korevaar, J. Hoes, AW. Roes, KC. de Boer, A. Douglas, IJ. Schlienger, RG. Reynolds, R. Klungel, OH. Gardarsdottir, H.
Pharmacoepidemiol Drug Saf, 2016; 25 Suppl 1:103-113.

The need to improve reporting of routinely collected dermatology data for patient benefit.

Langan, S.M. ; Benchimol, E.I. ;
The need to improve reporting of routinely collected dermatology data for patient benefit.
Br J Dermatol, 2016; 174(3):477-80

Rheumatoid Arthritis and Incidence of Twelve Initial Presentations of Cardiovascular Disease: A Population Record-Linkage Cohort Study in England.

Pujades-Rodriguez, M. ; Duyx, B. ; Thomas, S.L. ; Stogiannis, D. ; Rahman, A. ; Smeeth, L. ; Hemingway, H. ;
Rheumatoid Arthritis and Incidence of Twelve Initial Presentations of Cardiovascular Disease: A Population Record-Linkage Cohort Study in England.
PLoS One, 2016; 11(3):e0151245

Validation of the Recording of Acute Exacerbations of COPD in UK Primary Care Electronic Healthcare Records.

Rothnie, K.J. ; Müllerová, H. ; Hurst, J.R. ; Smeeth, L. ; Davis, K. ; Thomas, S.L. ; Quint, J.K. ;
Validation of the Recording of Acute Exacerbations of COPD in UK Primary Care Electronic Healthcare Records.
PLoS One, 2016; 11(3):e0151357

Who Owns the Data? Open Data for Healthcare.

Kostkova, P. ; Brewer, H. ; de Lusignan, S. ; Fottrell, E. ; Goldacre, B. ; Hart, G. ; Koczan, P. ; Knight, P. ; Marsolier, C. ; McKendry, R.A. ; Ross, E. ; Sasse, A. ; Sullivan, R. ; Chaytor, S. ; Stevenson, O. ; Velho, R. ; Tooke, J. ;
Who Owns the Data? Open Data for Healthcare.
Front Public Health, 2016; 4:7

Better research reporting to improve the utility of routine data for making better treatment decisions.

Hemkens, L.G. ; Langan, S.M. ; Benchimol, E.I. ;
J Comp Eff Res, 2016;5(2):117-22.

Incidence of adult Huntington’s disease in the UK: a UK-based primary care study and a systematic review.

Wexler, NS. Collett, L. Wexler, AR. Rawlins, MD. Tabrizi, SJ. Douglas, I. Smeeth, L. Evans, SJ. 
BMJ Open, 2016; 6(2):e009070.

Copayments for prescription medicines on a public health insurance scheme in Ireland.

Sinnott, SJ. Normand, C. Byrne, S. Woods, N. Whelton, H.
Pharmacoepidemiol Drug Saf, 2015;25(6):695-704.

No association between exacerbation frequency and stroke in patients with COPD.

Windsor, C. Herrett, E. Smeeth, L. Quint, J.K.
Int J Chron Obstruct Pulmon Dis, 2016; 11:217-25.

Text messaging reminders for influenza vaccine in primary care: a cluster randomised controlled trial (TXT4FLUJAB).

Herrett, E. ; Williamson, E. ; van Staa, T. ; Ranopa, M. ; Free, C. ; Chadborn, T. ; Goldacre, B. ; Smeeth, L. ;
Text messaging reminders for influenza vaccine in primary care: a cluster randomised controlled trial (TXT4FLUJAB).
BMJ Open, 2016; 6(2):e010069

Comorbidities and inpatient mortality for Pemphigus in the United States.

Hsu, DY. Brieva, J. Sinha, AA. Langan, S. Silverberg, JI.
Br J Dermatol, 2016;174(6):1290-8.