Publications & Codelists

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.

Rural-to-urban migration and risk of hypertension: longitudinal results of the PERU MIGRANT study.

Bernabe-Ortiz, A.; Sanchez, J.F.; Carrillo-Larco, R.M.; Gilman, R.H.; Poterico, J.A.; Quispe, R.; Smeeth, L.; Miranda, J.J.;
Rural-to-urban migration and risk of hypertension: longitudinal results of the PERU MIGRANT study.
J Hum Hypertens, 2016;

Continuing reductions in HPV 16/18 in a population with high coverage of bivalent HPV vaccination in England: an ongoing cross-sectional study.

Mesher, D. Panwar, K. Thomas, SL. Beddows, S. Soldan, K.
BMJ Open, 2016; 6(2):e009915.

The Prevalence of Huntington’s Disease.

Rawlins, M.D. ; Wexler, N.S. ; Wexler, A.R. ; Tabrizi, S.J. ; Douglas, I. ; Evans, S.J. ; Smeeth, L. ;
The Prevalence of Huntington’s Disease.
Neuroepidemiology, 2016; 46(2):144-153

Laquinimod dampens hyperactive cytokine production in Huntington’s disease patient myeloid cells.

Dobson, L. Träger, U. Farmer, R. Hayardeny, L. Loupe, P. Hayden, MR. Tabrizi, SJ.
J Neurochem, 2016;137(5):782-94.

Near real-time vaccine safety surveillance using electronic health records-a systematic review of the application of statistical methods.

Leite, A. Andrews, NJ. Thomas, SL.
Pharmacoepidemiol Drug Saf, 2016;25(3):225-37.

Changes in health in England, with analysis by English regions and areas of deprivation, 1990-2013: a systematic analysis for the Global Burden of Disease Study 2013

Newton, J.N.; Briggs, A.D.M.; Murray, C.J.L.; Dicker, D.; Foreman, K.J.; Wang, H.D.; Naghavi, M.; Forouzanfar, M.H.; Ohno, S.L.; Barber, R.M.; Vos, T.; Stanaway, J.R.D.; Schmidt, J.C.; Hughes, A.J.; Fay, D.F.J.; Ecob, R.; Gresser, C.; McKee, M.; Rutter, H.; Abubakar, I.; Ali, R.; Anderson, H.R.; Banerjee, A.; Bennett, D.A.; Bernabe, E.; Bhui, K.S.; Biryukov, S.M.; Bourne, R.R.; Brayne, C.E.G.; Bruce, N.G.; Brugha, T.S.; Burch, M.; Capewell, S.; Casey, D.; Chowdhury, R.; Coates, M.M.; Cooper, C.; Critchley, J.A.; Dargan, P.I.; Dherani, M.K.; Elliott, P.; Ezzati, M.; Fenton, K.A.; Fraser, M.S.; Furst, T.; Greaves, F.; Green, M.A.; Gunnell, D.J.; Hannigan, B.M.; Hay, R.J.; Hay, S.I.; Hemingway, H.; Larson, H.J.; Looker, K.J.; Lunevicius, R.; Lyons, R.A.; Marcenes, W.; Mason-Jones, A.J.; Matthews, F.E.; Moller, H.; Murdoch, M.E.; Newton, C.R.; Pearce, N.; Piel, F.B.; Pope, D.; Rahimi, K.; Rodriguez, A.; Scarborough, P.; Schumacher, A.E.; Shiue, I.; Smeeth, L.; Tedstone, A.; Valabhji, J.; Williams, H.C.; Wolfe, C.D.A.; Woolf, A.D.; Davis, A.C.J.
Changes in health in England, with analysis by English regions and areas of deprivation, 1990-2013: a systematic analysis for the Global Burden of Disease Study 2013
Lancet, 2015; 386(10010):2257-2274

Diagnosis of acute kidney injury and its association with in-hospital mortality in patients with infective exacerbations of bronchiectasis: cohort study from a UK nationwide database.

Iwagami, M. Mansfield, K. Quint, J. Nitsch, D. Tomlinson, L. 
BMC Pulm Med, 2016; 16(1):14.

Associations between polymyalgia rheumatica and giant cell arteritis and 12 cardiovascular diseases.

Pujades-Rodriguez, M. Duyx, B. Thomas, SL. Stogiannis, D. Smeeth, L. Hemingway, H.
Heart, 2016; 102(5):383-9.

Improved incidence estimates from linked versus stand-alone electronic health records.

Millett, ER. Quint, JK. De Stavola, BL. Smeeth, L. Thomas, SL. 
J Clin Epidemiol, 2016; pii: S0895-4356(16)00013-5.

Reply to: Validation of database search strategies for the epidemiological study of pemphigus and pemphigoid.

Langan, S.M. ; Smeeth, L. ; West, J. ;
Reply to: Validation of database search strategies for the epidemiological study of pemphigus and pemphigoid.
Br J Dermatol, 2016;

Cardiovascular outcomes associated with use of clarithromycin: population based study.

Wong, AY. Root, A. Douglas, IJ. Chui, CS. Chan, EW. Ghebremichael-Weldeselassie, Y. Siu, CW. Smeeth, L. Wong, IC.
BMJ, 2016; 352:h6926.

Zoster vaccination is associated with a reduction of zoster in elderly patients with chronic kidney disease.

Langan, S.M.; Thomas, S.L.; Smeeth, L.; Margolis, D.J.; Nitsch, D.;
Zoster vaccination is associated with a reduction of zoster in elderly patients with chronic kidney disease.
Nephrol Dial Transplant, 2016;

Longitudinal Diffusion Tensor Imaging Shows Progressive Changes in White Matter in Huntington’s Disease.

Gregory, S. Cole, JH. Farmer, R.E. Rees, EM. Roos, RA. Sprengelmeyer, R. Durr, A. Landwehrmeyer, B. Zhang, H. Scahill, RI. Tabrizi, SJ. Frost, C. Hobbs, NZ.
J Huntingtons Dis, 2015; 4(4):333-46.

Bariatric Surgery in the United Kingdom: A Cohort Study of Weight Loss and Clinical Outcomes in Routine Clinical Care.

Douglas, IJ. Bhaskaran, K. Batterham, RL. Smeeth, L. 
PLoS Med, 2015; 12(12):e1001925.

CKD Prevalence Varies across the European General Population.

Brück, K. Stel, VS. Gambaro, G. Hallan, S. Völzke, H. Ärnlöv, J. Kastarinen, M. Guessous, I. Vinhas, J. Stengel, B. Brenner, H. Chudek, J. Romundstad, S. Tomson, C. Gonzalez, AO. Bello, AK. Ferrieres, J. Palmieri, L. Browne, G. Capuano, V. Van Biesen, W. Zoccali, C. Gansevoort, R. Navis, G. Rothenbacher, D. Ferraro, P.M. Nitsch, D. Wanner, C. Jager, KJ. European CKD Burden Consortium.
J Am Soc Nephrol, 2015; pii: ASN.2015050542.

Designing Epidemiology Studies to Determine the Incidence and Prevalence of Encapsulating Peritoneal Sclerosis (EPS).

Nitsch, D. Davenport, A.
Perit Dial Int, 2015; 35(7):678-82.

Exploring the role and function of trial steering committees: results of an expert panel meeting.

Harman, NL. Conroy, EJ. Lewis, SC. Murray, G. Norrie, J. Sydes, MR. Lane, JA. Altman, DG. Baigent, C. Bliss, JM. Campbell, MK. Elbourne, D. Evans, S. Sandercock, P. Gamble, C.
Trials, 2015; 16(1):597.