Publications

Paradoxical relationship between body mass index and thyroid hormone levels; a study using Mendelian Randomization.

Taylor, PN. Richmond, R. Davies, N. Sayers, A. Stevenson, K. Woltersdorf, W. Taylor, A. Groom, A. Northstone, K. Ring, S. Okosieme, O. Rees, A. Nitsch, D. Williams, GR. Smith, GD. Gregory, JW. Timpson, NJ. Tobias, JH. Dayan, CM.
J Clin Endocrinol Metab, 2015; :jc20153505.

What Is the Plural of a ‘Yellow’ Anecdote?

Evans, S.J. ;
What Is the Plural of a ‘Yellow’ Anecdote?
Drug Saf, 2015;

BMJ CONFIDENTIAL Liam Smeeth: Still hoping for Olympic gold

Smeeth, L.
Bmj-British Medical Journal, 2015; 351

Changes in the incidence, prevalence and mortality of bronchiectasis in the UK from 2004 to 2013: a population-based cohort study.

Quint, JK. Millett, ER. Joshi, M. Navaratnam, V. Thomas, SL. Hurst, JR. Smeeth, L. Brown, JS.
Eur Respir J, 2015;47(1):186-93.

The risks and benefits of patients temporarily discontinuing medications in the event of an intercurrent illness: a systematic review protocol.

Morden, A. ; Horwood, J. ; Whiting, P. ; Savovic, J. ; Tomlinson, L. ; Blakeman, T. ; Tomson, C. ; Richards, A. ; Stone, T. ; Caskey, F. ;
The risks and benefits of patients temporarily discontinuing medications in the event of an intercurrent illness: a systematic review protocol.
Syst Rev, 2015; 4(1):139

Acute kidney injury in stable COPD and at exacerbation.

Barakat, MF. McDonald, HI. Collier, TJ. Smeeth, L. Nitsch, D. Quint, J.K.
Int J Chron Obstruct Pulmon Dis, 2015; 10:2067-77.

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

Benchimol, E.I. ; Smeeth, L. ; Guttmann, A. ; Harron, K. ; 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.
PLoS Med, 2015; 12(10):e1001885

Genetic determinants of white matter hyperintensities and amyloid angiopathy in familial Alzheimer’s disease.

Ryan, N.S.; Biessels, G.J.; Kim, L.; Nicholas, J.M.; Barber, P.A.; Walsh, P.; Gami, P.; Morris, H.R.; Bastos-Leite, A.J.; Schott, J.M.; Beck, J.; Mead, S.; Chavez-Gutierrez, L.; de Strooper, B.; Rossor, M.N.; Revesz, T.; Lashley, T.; Fox, N.C.;
Genetic determinants of white matter hyperintensities and amyloid angiopathy in familial Alzheimer’s disease.
Neurobiol Aging, 2015;

Risk of pancreatic cancer associated with use of incretin-based therapy and other glucose-lowering agents: a nationwide case-control study in Denmark

Thomsen, R.W.; Christensen, D.H.; Kahlert, J.; Knudsen, S.T.; Pedersen, L.; Norrelund, H.; Dekkers, O.M.; Douglas, I.; Marchesini, G.; Smeeth, L.; Moller, N.; Beck-Nielsen, H.; Jorgensen, J.O.; Sorensen, H.T.
Risk of pancreatic cancer associated with use of incretin-based therapy and other glucose-lowering agents: a nationwide case-control study in Denmark
Diabetologia, 2015; 58:S8-S9

Herpes zoster, acute cardiovascular events and the role of zoster vaccination.

Minassian, C.; Thomas, S.; Smeeth, L.; Douglas, I.; Brauer, R.; Langan, S.
Journal of Investigative Dermatology, 2015; 135:S32-S32.

Quantification of risk factors for postherpetic neuralgia in a cohort of herpes zoster patients

Forbes, H. Bhaskaran, K. Thomas, S. Smeeth, L. Clayton, T. Mansfield, K. Minassian, C. Langan, S.
Neurology, 2016; pii: 10.1212/WNL.0000000000002808.

Early life urban exposure as a risk factor for developing obesity and impaired fasting glucose in later adulthood: results from two cohorts in Thailand.

Angkurawaranon, C. Wisetborisut, A. Rerkasem, K. Seubsman, SA. Sleigh, A. Doyle, P. Nitsch, D. 
BMC Public Health, 2015; 15(1):902.

Risk of myocardial infarction (MI) and death following MI in people with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD): a systematic review and meta-analysis.

Rothnie, K.J. ; Yan, R. ; Smeeth, L. ; Quint, J.K. ;
Risk of myocardial infarction (MI) and death following MI in people with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD): a systematic review and meta-analysis.
BMJ Open, 2015; 5(9):e007824

Mental health interventions in schools in low-income and middle-income countries.

Fazel, M. Patel, V. Thomas, S. Tol, W.
Lancet Psychiatry, 2014; 1(5):388-98.

How Does Cardiovascular Disease First Present in Women and Men? Incidence of 12 Cardiovascular Diseases in a Contemporary Cohort of 1,937,360 People.

George, J. Rapsomaniki, E. Pujades-Rodriguez, M. Shah, A.D. Denaxas, S. Herrett, E. Smeeth, L. Timmis, A. Hemingway, H.
Circulation, 2015;132(14):1320-8.

Type 2 diabetes and incidence of a wide range of cardiovascular diseases: a cohort study in 1·9 million people.

Dinesh Shah, A. ; Langenberg, C. ; Rapsomaniki, E. ; Denaxas, S. ; Pujades-Rodriguez, M. ; Gale, C.P. ; Deanfield, J. ; Smeeth, L. ; Timmis, A. ; Hemingway, H. ;
Type 2 diabetes and incidence of a wide range of cardiovascular diseases: a cohort study in 1·9 million people.
Lancet, 2015; 385 Suppl 1:S86

A systematic review and meta-analysis of the prevalence of chronic widespread pain in the general population.

Mansfield, KE. Sim, J. Jordan, JL. Jordan, KP.
Pain, 2016, Jan;157(1):55-64.

The risk of acute liver injury among users of antibiotic medications: a comparison of case-only studies.

Brauer, R. ; Ruigómez, A. ; Klungel, O. ; Reynolds, R. ; Feudjo Tepie, M. ; Smeeth, L. ; Douglas, I. ;
The risk of acute liver injury among users of antibiotic medications: a comparison of case-only studies.
Pharmacoepidemiol Drug Saf, 2015;

A systematic review and meta-analysis of risk factors for postherpetic neuralgia.

Forbes, HJ. Thomas, SL. Smeeth, L. Clayton, T. Farmer, R. Bhaskaran, K. Langan, SM. 
Pain, 2016, Jan;157(1):30-54.

Bias and precision of measures of survival gain from right-censored data.

Lamb, KE. Williamson, EJ. Coory, M. Carlin, JB.
Pharm Stat, 2015;14(5):409-17.