Publications

Ecological Study of HIV Infection and Hypertension in Sub-Saharan Africa: Is There a Double Burden of Disease?

Angkurawaranon, C. ; Nitsch, D. ; Larke, N. ; Rehman, A.M. ; Smeeth, L. ; Addo, J. ;
Ecological Study of HIV Infection and Hypertension in Sub-Saharan Africa: Is There a Double Burden of Disease?
PLoS One, 2016; 11(11):e0166375

[The REporting of studies Conducted using Observational Routinely-collected health Data (RECORD) statement].

Benchimol, E.I. ; Smeeth, L. ; Guttmann, A. ; Harron, K. ; Hemkens, L.G. ; Moher, D. ; Petersen, I. ; Sørensen, H.T. ; von Elm, E. ; Langan, S.M. ; RECORD Working Committee, . ;
[The REporting of studies Conducted using Observational Routinely-collected health Data (RECORD) statement].
Z Evid Fortbild Qual Gesundhwes, 2016; 115-116:33-48

Six-Year Incidence of Blindness and Visual Impairment in Kenya: The Nakuru Eye Disease Cohort Study.

Bastawrous, A. ; Mathenge, W. ; Wing, K. ; Rono, H. ; Gichangi, M. ; Weiss, H.A. ; Macleod, D. ; Foster, A. ; Burton, M.J. ; Kuper, H. ;
Six-Year Incidence of Blindness and Visual Impairment in Kenya: The Nakuru Eye Disease Cohort Study.
Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci, 2016; 57(14):5974-5983

European consensus-based (S2k) Guideline on the Management of Herpes Zoster – guided by the European Dermatology Forum (EDF) in cooperation with the European Academy of Dermatology and Venereology (EADV), Part 1: Diagnosis.

Werner, R.N. ; Nikkels, A.F. ; Marinović, B. ; Schäfer, M. ; Czarnecka-Operacz, M. ; Agius, A.M. ; Bata-Csörgő, Z. ; Breuer, J. ; Girolomoni, G. ; Gross, G.E. ; Langan, S. ; Lapid-Gortzak, R. ; Lesser, T.H. ; Pleyer, U. ; Sellner, J. ; Verjans, G.M. ; Wutzler, P. ; Dressler, C. ; Erdmann, R. ; Rosumeck, S. ; Nast, A. ;
European consensus-based (S2k) Guideline on the Management of Herpes Zoster – guided by the European Dermatology Forum (EDF) in cooperation with the European Academy of Dermatology and Venereology (EADV), Part 1: Diagnosis.
J Eur Acad Dermatol Venereol, 2016;

The RECORD reporting guidelines: meeting the methodological and ethical demands of transparency in research using routinely-collected health data.

Nicholls, S.G.; Langan, S.M.; Sørensen, H.T.; Petersen, I.; Benchimol, E.I.;
The RECORD reporting guidelines: meeting the methodological and ethical demands of transparency in research using routinely-collected health data.
Clin Epidemiol, 2016; 8:389-392

Tuberculosis in migrants moving from high-incidence to low-incidence countries: a population-based cohort study of 519 955 migrants screened before entry to England, Wales, and Northern Ireland.

Aldridge, R.W. ; Zenner, D. ; White, P.J. ; Williamson, E.J. ; Muzyamba, M.C. ; Dhavan, P. ; Mosca, D. ; Thomas, H.L. ; Lalor, M.K. ; Abubakar, I. ; Hayward, A.C. ;
Tuberculosis in migrants moving from high-incidence to low-incidence countries: a population-based cohort study of 519 955 migrants screened before entry to England, Wales, and Northern Ireland.
Lancet, 2016;

Obesity and type 2 diabetes in sub-Saharan Africans – Is the burden in today’s Africa similar to African migrants in Europe? The RODAM study.

Agyemang, C. ; Meeks, K. ; Beune, E. ; Owusu-Dabo, E. ; Mockenhaupt, F.P. ; Addo, J. ; de Graft Aikins, A. ; Bahendeka, S. ; Danquah, I. ; Schulze, M.B. ; Spranger, J. ; Burr, T. ; Agyei-Baffour, P. ; Amoah, S.K. ; Galbete, C. ; Henneman, P. ; Klipstein-Grobusch, K. ; Nicolaou, M. ; Adeyemo, A. ; van Straalen, J. ; Smeeth, L. ; Stronks, K. ;
Obesity and type 2 diabetes in sub-Saharan Africans – Is the burden in today’s Africa similar to African migrants in Europe? The RODAM study.
BMC Med, 2016; 14(1):166

Increased rates of sequelae post-encephalitis in individuals attending primary care practices in the United Kingdom: a population-based retrospective cohort study.

Granerod, J. ; Davies, N.W. ; Ramanuj, P.P. ; Easton, A. ; Brown, D.W. ; Thomas, S.L. ;
Increased rates of sequelae post-encephalitis in individuals attending primary care practices in the United Kingdom: a population-based retrospective cohort study.
J Neurol, 2016;

Oral Fluoroquinolone Use and Retinal Detachment.

Douglas, I.J. ; Root, A. ; Krishnan, B. ;
Oral Fluoroquinolone Use and Retinal Detachment.
JAMA Ophthalmol, 2016;

OS 04-07 THE COMPARATIVE EFFECTIVENESS OF 4TH LINE ANTI-HYPERTENSIVE AGENTS IN PATIENTS WITH RESISTANT HYPERTENSION: A META-ANALYSIS.

Sinnott, S.J. ; Root, A. ; Mathur, R. ; Mansfield, K. ; Tomlinson, L. ; Douglas, I. ;
OS 04-07 THE COMPARATIVE EFFECTIVENESS OF 4TH LINE ANTI-HYPERTENSIVE AGENTS IN PATIENTS WITH RESISTANT HYPERTENSION: A META-ANALYSIS.
J Hypertens, 2016; 34 Suppl 1 – ISH 2016 Abstract Book:e56-e57

Identifying patients with chronic widespread pain in primary care.

Mansfield, K.E. ; Sim, J. ; Croft, P. ; Jordan, K.P. ;
Identifying patients with chronic widespread pain in primary care.
Pain, 2016;

Neonatal vaccination of low birthweight infants in Ghana.

O’Leary, M. ; Edmond, K. ; Floyd, S. ; Hurt, L. ; Shannon, C. ; Thomas, G. ; Newton, S. ; Kirkwood, B. ; Thomas, S. ;
Neonatal vaccination of low birthweight infants in Ghana.
Arch Dis Child, 2016;

National Variation in Caesarean Section Rates: A Cross Sectional Study in Ireland.

Sinnott, S.J. ; Brick, A. ; Layte, R. ; Cunningham, N. ; Turner, M.J. ;
National Variation in Caesarean Section Rates: A Cross Sectional Study in Ireland.
PLoS One, 2016; 11(6):e0156172

Variation in induction of labour rates across Irish hospitals; a cross-sectional study.

Sinnott, S.J. ; Layte, R. ; Brick, A. ; Turner, M.J. ;
Variation in induction of labour rates across Irish hospitals; a cross-sectional study.
Eur J Public Health, 2016;

Measuring drug exposure: concordance between defined daily dose and days’ supply depended on drug class.

Sinnott, S.J. ; Polinski, J.M. ; Byrne, S. ; Gagne, J.J. ;
Measuring drug exposure: concordance between defined daily dose and days’ supply depended on drug class.
J Clin Epidemiol, 2016; 69:107-13

The effect of copayments for prescriptions on adherence to prescription medicines in publicly insured populations; a systematic review and meta-analysis.

Sinnott, S.J. ; Buckley, C. ; O’Riordan, D. ; Bradley, C. ; Whelton, H. ;
The effect of copayments for prescriptions on adherence to prescription medicines in publicly insured populations; a systematic review and meta-analysis.
PLoS One, 2013; 8(5):e64914

Is 50 cent the price of the optimal copayment? – a qualitative study of patient opinions and attitudes in response to a 50 cent charge on prescription drugs in a publicly funded health system in Ireland.

Sinnott, S.J. ; Guinane, M. ; Whelton, H. ; Byrne, S. ;
Is 50 cent the price of the optimal copayment? – a qualitative study of patient opinions and attitudes in response to a 50 cent charge on prescription drugs in a publicly funded health system in Ireland.
BMC Health Serv Res, 2013; 13:16

Geographical variation in the progression of type 2 diabetes in Peru: The CRONICAS Cohort Study.

Bernabé-Ortiz, A. ; Carrillo-Larco, R.M. ; Gilman, R.H. ; Miele, C.H. ; Checkley, W. ; Wells, J.C. ; Smeeth, L. ; Miranda, J.J. ; CRONICAS Cohort Study Group, . ;
Geographical variation in the progression of type 2 diabetes in Peru: The CRONICAS Cohort Study.
Diabetes Res Clin Pract, 2016; 121:135-145

Innovative ways of studying the effect of migration on obesity and diabetes beyond the common designs: lessons from the RODAM study.

Agyemang, C. ; Beune, E. ; Meeks, K. ; Addo, J. ; Aikins, A.D. ; Bahendeka, S. ; Danquah, I. ; Mockenhaupt, F.P. ; Schulze, M.B. ; Klipstein-Grobusch, K. ; Smeeth, L. ; Stronks, K. ;
Innovative ways of studying the effect of migration on obesity and diabetes beyond the common designs: lessons from the RODAM study.
Ann N Y Acad Sci, 2016;

Development and Validation of a Simple Risk Score for Undiagnosed Type 2 Diabetes in a Resource-Constrained Setting.

Bernabe-Ortiz, A. ; Smeeth, L. ; Gilman, R.H. ; Sanchez-Abanto, J.R. ; Checkley, W. ; Miranda, J.J. ; Study Group, C.C. ;
Development and Validation of a Simple Risk Score for Undiagnosed Type 2 Diabetes in a Resource-Constrained Setting.
J Diabetes Res, 2016; 2016:8790235