Publications

Global Skin Disease Morbidity and Mortality: An Update From the Global Burden of Disease Study 2013.

Karimkhani, C. ; Dellavalle, R.P. ; Coffeng, L.E. ; Flohr, C. ; Hay, R.J. ; Langan, S.M. ; Nsoesie, E.O. ; Ferrari, A.J. ; Erskine, H.E. ; Silverberg, J.I. ; Vos, T. ; Naghavi, M. ;
Global Skin Disease Morbidity and Mortality: An Update From the Global Burden of Disease Study 2013.
JAMA Dermatol, 2017;

Global, regional, and national incidence, prevalence, and years lived with disability for 310 diseases and injuries, 1990-2015: a systematic analysis for the Global Burden of Disease Study 2015.

GBD 2015 Disease and Injury Incidence and Prevalence Collaborators, . ; COLLABORATORS;Vos, T. ; Allen, C. ; Arora, M. ; Barber, R.M. ; Bhutta, Z.A. ; Brown, A. ; Carter, A. ; Casey, D.C. ; Charlson, F.J. ; Chen, A.Z. ; Coggeshall, M. ; Cornaby, L. ; Dandona, L. ; Dicker, D.J. ; Dilegge, T. ; Erskine, H.E. ; Ferrari, A.J. ; Fitzmaurice, C. ; Fleming, T. ; Forouzanfar, M.H. ; Fullman, N. ; Gething, P.W. ; Goldberg, E.M. ; Graetz, N. ; Haagsma, J.A. ; Johnson, C.O. ; Kassebaum, N.J. ; Kawashima, T. ; Kemmer, L. ; Khalil, I.A. ; Kinfu, Y. ; Kyu, H.H. ; Leung, J. ; Liang, X. ; Lim, S.S. ; Lopez, A.D. ; Lozano, R. ; Marczak, L. ; Mensah, G.A. ; Mokdad, A.H. ; Naghavi, M. ; Nguyen, G. ; Nsoesie, E. ; Olsen, H. ; Pigott, D.M. ; Pinho, C. ; Rankin, Z. ; Reinig, N. ; Salomon, J.A. ; Sandar, L. ; Smith, A. ; Stanaway, J. ; Steiner, C. ; Teeple, S. ; Thomas, B.A. ; Troeger, C. ; Wagner, J.A. ; Wang, H. ; Wanga, V. ; Whiteford, H.A. ; Zoeckler, L. ; Abajobir, A.A. ; Abate, K.H. ; Abbafati, C. ; Abbas, K.M. ; Abd-Allah, F. ; Abraham, B. ; Abubakar, I. ; Abu-Raddad, L.J. ; Abu-Rmeileh, N.M. ; Ackerman, I.N. ; Adebiyi, A.O. ; Ademi, Z. ; Adou, A.K. ; Afanvi, K.A. ; Agardh, E.E. ; Agarwal, A. ; Kiadaliri, A.A. ; Ahmadieh, H. ; Ajala, O.N. ; Akinyemi, R.O. ; Akseer, N. ; Al-Aly, Z. ; Alam, K. ; Alam, N.K. ; Aldhahri, S.F. ; Alegretti, M.A. ; Alemu, Z.A. ; Alexander, L.T. ; Alhabib, S. ; Ali, R. ; Alkerwi, A. ; Alla, F. ; Allebeck, P. ; Al-Raddadi, R. ; Alsharif, U. ; Altirkawi, K.A. ; Alvis-Guzman, N. ; Amare, A.T. ; Amberbir, A. ; Amini, H. ; Ammar, W. ; Amrock, S.M. ; Andersen, H.H. ; Anderson, G.M. ; Anderson, B.O. ; Antonio, C.A. ; Aregay, A.F. ; Ärnlöv, J. ; Artaman, A. ; Asayesh, H. ; Assadi, R. ; Atique, S. ; Avokpaho, E.F. ; Awasthi, A. ; Quintanilla, B.P. ; Azzopardi, P. ; Bacha, U. ; Badawi, A. ; Balakrishnan, K. ; Banerjee, A. ; Barac, A. ; Barker-Collo, S.L. ; Bärnighausen, T. ; Barregard, L. ; Barrero, L.H. ; Basu, A. ; Bazargan-Hejazi, S. ; Bell, B. ; Bell, M.L. ; Bennett, D.A. ; Bensenor, I.M. ; Benzian, H. ; Berhane, A. ; Bernabé, E. ; Betsu, B.D. ; Beyene, A.S. ; Bhala, N. ; Bhatt, S. ; Biadgilign, S. ; Bienhoff, K. ; Bikbov, B. ; Biryukov, S. ; Bisanzio, D. ; Bjertness, E. ; Blore, J. ; Borschmann, R. ; Boufous, S. ; Brainin, M. ; Brazinova, A. ; Breitborde, N.J. ; Brown, J. ; Buchbinder, R. ; Buckle, G.C. ; Butt, Z.A. ; Calabria, B. ; Campos-Nonato, I.R. ; Campuzano, J.C. ; Carabin, H. ; Cárdenas, R. ; Carpenter, D.O. ; Carrero, J.J. ; Castañeda-Orjuela, C.A. ; Rivas, J.C. ; Catalá-López, F. ; Chang, J.C. ; Chiang, P.P. ; Chibueze, C.E. ; Chisumpa, V.H. ; Choi, J.J. ; Chowdhury, R. ; Christensen, H. ; Christopher, D.J. ; Ciobanu, L.G. ; Cirillo, M. ; Coates, M.M. ; Colquhoun, S.M. ; Cooper, C. ; Cortinovis, M. ; Crump, J.A. ; Damtew, S.A. ; Dandona, R. ; Daoud, F. ; Dargan, P.I. ; das Neves, J. ; Davey, G. ; Davis, A.C. ; Leo, D. ; Degenhardt, L. ; Del Gobbo, L.C. ; Dellavalle, R.P. ; Deribe, K. ; Deribew, A. ; Derrett, S. ; Jarlais, D.C. ; Dharmaratne, S.D. ; Dhillon, P.K. ; Diaz-Torné, C. ; Ding, E.L. ; Driscoll, T.R. ; Duan, L. ; Dubey, M. ; Duncan, B.B. ; Ebrahimi, H. ; Ellenbogen, R.G. ; Elyazar, I. ; Endres, M. ; Endries, A.Y. ; Ermakov, S.P. ; Eshrati, B. ; Estep, K. ; Farid, T.A. ; Farinha, C.S. ; Faro, A. ; Farvid, M.S. ; Farzadfar, F. ; Feigin, V.L. ; Felson, D.T. ; Fereshtehnejad, S.M. ; Fernandes, J.G. ; Fernandes, J.C. ; Fischer, F. ; Fitchett, J.R. ; Foreman, K. ; Fowkes, F.G. ; Fox, J. ; Franklin, R.C. ; Friedman, J. ; Frostad, J. ; Fürst, T. ; Futran, N.D. ; Gabbe, B. ; Ganguly, P. ; Gankpé, F.G. ; Gebre, T. ; Gebrehiwot, T.T. ; Gebremedhin, A.T. ; Geleijnse, J.M. ; Gessner, B.D. ; Gibney, K.B. ; Ginawi, I.A. ; Giref, A.Z. ; Giroud, M. ; Gishu, M.D. ; Glaser, E. ; Godwin, W.W. ; Gomez-Dantes, H. ; Gona, P. ; Goodridge, A. ; Gopalani, S.V. ; Gotay, C.C. ; Goto, A. ; Gouda, H.N. ; Grainger, R. ; Greaves, F. ; Guillemin, F. ; Guo, Y. ; Gupta, R. ; Gupta, R. ; Gupta, V. ; Gutiérrez, R.A. ; Haile, D. ; Hailu, A.D. ; Hailu, G.B. ; Halasa, Y.A. ; Hamadeh, R.R. ; Hamidi, S. ; Hammami, M. ; Hancock, J. ; Handal, A.J. ; Hankey, G.J. ; Hao, Y. ; Harb, H.L. ; Harikrishnan, S. ; Haro, J.M. ; Havmoeller, R. ; Hay, R.J. ; Heredia-Pi, I.B. ; Heydarpour, P. ; Hoek, H.W. ; Horino, M. ; Horita, N. ; Hosgood, H.D. ; Hoy, D.G. ; Htet, A.S. ; Huang, H. ; Huang, J.J. ; Huynh, C. ; Iannarone, M. ; Iburg, K.M. ; Innos, K. ; Inoue, M. ; Iyer, V.J. ; Jacobsen, K.H. ; Jahanmehr, N. ; Jakovljevic, M.B. ; Javanbakht, M. ; Jayatilleke, A.U. ; Jee, S.H. ; Jeemon, P. ; Jensen, P.N. ; Jiang, Y. ; Jibat, T. ; Jimenez-Corona, A. ; Jin, Y. ; Jonas, J.B. ; Kabir, Z. ; Kalkonde, Y. ; Kamal, R. ; Kan, H. ; Karch, A. ; Karema, C.K. ; Karimkhani, C. ; Kasaeian, A. ; Kaul, A. ; Kawakami, N. ; Keiyoro, P.N. ; Kemp, A.H. ; Keren, A. ; Kesavachandran, C.N. ; Khader, Y.S. ; Khan, A.R. ; Khan, E.A. ; Khang, Y.H. ; Khera, S. ; Khoja, T.A. ; Khubchandani, J. ; Kieling, C. ; Kim, P. ; Kim, C.I. ; Kim, D. ; Kim, Y.J. ; Kissoon, N. ; Knibbs, L.D. ; Knudsen, A.K. ; Kokubo, Y. ; Kolte, D. ; Kopec, J.A. ; Kosen, S. ; Kotsakis, G.A. ; Koul, P.A. ; Koyanagi, A. ; Kravchenko, M. ; Defo, B.K. ; Bicer, B.K. ; Kudom, A.A. ; Kuipers, E.J. ; Kumar, G.A. ; Kutz, M. ; Kwan, G.F. ; Lal, A. ; Lalloo, R. ; Lallukka, T. ; Lam, H. ; Lam, J.O. ; Langan, S.M. ; Larsson, A. ; Lavados, P.M. ; Leasher, J.L. ; Leigh, J. ; Leung, R. ; Levi, M. ; Li, Y. ; Li, Y. ; Liang, J. ; Liu, S. ; Liu, Y. ; Lloyd, B.K. ; Lo, W.D. ; Logroscino, G. ; Looker, K.J. ; Lotufo, P.A. ; Lunevicius, R. ; Lyons, R.A. ; Mackay, M.T. ; Magdy, M. ; Razek, A.E. ; Mahdavi, M. ; Majdan, M. ; Majeed, A. ; Malekzadeh, R. ; Marcenes, W. ; Margolis, D.J. ; Martinez-Raga, J. ; Masiye, F. ; Massano, J. ; McGarvey, S.T. ; McGrath, J.J. ; McKee, M. ; McMahon, B.J. ; Meaney, P.A. ; Mehari, A. ; Mejia-Rodriguez, F. ; Mekonnen, A.B. ; Melaku, Y.A. ; Memiah, P. ; Memish, Z.A. ; Mendoza, W. ; Meretoja, A. ; Meretoja, T.J. ; Mhimbira, F.A. ; Miller, T.R. ; Mills, E.J. ; Mirarefin, M. ; Mitchell, P.B. ; Mock, C.N. ; Mohammadi, A. ; Mohammed, S. ; Monasta, L. ; Hernandez, J.C. ; Montico, M. ; Mooney, M.D. ; Moradi-Lakeh, M. ; Morawska, L. ; Mueller, U.O. ; Mullany, E. ; Mumford, J.E. ; Murdoch, M.E. ; Nachega, J.B. ; Nagel, G. ; Naheed, A. ; Naldi, L. ; Nangia, V. ; Newton, J.N. ; Ng, M. ; Ngalesoni, F.N. ; Nguyen, Q.L. ; Nisar, M.I. ; Pete, P.M. ; Nolla, J.M. ; Norheim, O.F. ; Norman, R.E. ; Norrving, B. ; Nunes, B.P. ; Ogbo, F.A. ; Oh, I.H. ; Ohkubo, T. ; Olivares, P.R. ; Olusanya, B.O. ; Olusanya, J.O. ; Ortiz, A. ; Osman, M. ; Ota, E. ; Pa, M. ; Park, E.K. ; Parsaeian, M. ; de Azeredo Passos, V.M. ; Caicedo, A.J. ; Patten, S.B. ; Patton, G.C. ; Pereira, D.M. ; Perez-Padilla, R. ; Perico, N. ; Pesudovs, K. ; Petzold, M. ; Phillips, M.R. ; Piel, F.B. ; Pillay, J.D. ; Pishgar, F. ; Plass, D. ; Platts-Mills, J.A. ; Polinder, S. ; Pond, C.D. ; Popova, S. ; Poulton, R.G. ; Pourmalek, F. ; Prabhakaran, D. ; Prasad, N.M. ; Qorbani, M. ; Rabiee, R.H. ; Radfar, A. ; Rafay, A. ; Rahimi, K. ; Rahimi-Movaghar, V. ; Rahman, M. ; Rahman, M.H. ; Rahman, S.U. ; Rai, R.K. ; Rajsic, S. ; Ram, U. ; Rao, P. ; Refaat, A.H. ; Reitsma, M.B. ; Remuzzi, G. ; Resnikoff, S. ; Reynolds, A. ; Ribeiro, A.L. ; Blancas, M.J. ; Roba, H.S. ; Rojas-Rueda, D. ; Ronfani, L. ; Roshandel, G. ; Roth, G.A. ; Rothenbacher, D. ; Roy, A. ; Sagar, R. ; Sahathevan, R. ; Sanabria, J.R. ; Sanchez-Niño, M.D. ; Santos, I.S. ; Santos, J.V. ; Sarmiento-Suarez, R. ; Sartorius, B. ; Satpathy, M. ; Savic, M. ; Sawhney, M. ; Schaub, M.P. ; Schmidt, M.I. ; Schneider, I.J. ; Schöttker, B. ; Schwebel, D.C. ; Scott, J.G. ; Seedat, S. ; Sepanlou, S.G. ; Servan-Mori, E.E. ; Shackelford, K.A. ; Shaheen, A. ; Shaikh, M.A. ; Sharma, R. ; Sharma, U. ; Shen, J. ; Shepard, D.S. ; Sheth, K.N. ; Shibuya, K. ; Shin, M.J. ; Shiri, R. ; Shiue, I. ; Shrime, M.G. ; Sigfusdottir, I.D. ; Silva, D.A. ; Silveira, D.G. ; Singh, A. ; Singh, J.A. ; Singh, O.P. ; Singh, P.K. ; Sivonda, A. ; Skirbekk, V. ; Skogen, J.C. ; Sligar, A. ; Sliwa, K. ; Soljak, M. ; Søreide, K. ; Soriano, J.B. ; Sposato, L.A. ; Sreeramareddy, C.T. ; Stathopoulou, V. ; Steel, N. ; Stein, D.J. ; Steiner, T.J. ; Steinke, S. ; Stovner, L. ; Stroumpoulis, K. ; Sunguya, B.F. ; Sur, P. ; Swaminathan, S. ; Sykes, B.L. ; Szoeke, C.E. ; Tabarés-Seisdedos, R. ; Takala, J.S. ; Tandon, N. ; Tanne, D. ; Tavakkoli, M. ; Taye, B. ; Taylor, H.R. ; Ao, B.J. ; Tedla, B.A. ; Terkawi, A.S. ; Thomson, A.J. ; Thorne-Lyman, A.L. ; Thrift, A.G. ; Thurston, G.D. ; Tobe-Gai, R. ; Tonelli, M. ; Topor-Madry, R. ; Topouzis, F. ; Tran, B.X. ; Dimbuene, Z.T. ; Tsilimbaris, M. ; Tura, A.K. ; Tuzcu, E.M. ; Tyrovolas, S. ; Ukwaja, K.N. ; Undurraga, E.A. ; Uneke, C.J. ; Uthman, O.A. ; van Gool, C.H. ; Varakin, Y.Y. ; Vasankari, T. ; Venketasubramanian, N. ; Verma, R.K. ; Violante, F.S. ; Vladimirov, S.K. ; Vlassov, V.V. ; Vollset, S.E. ; Wagner, G.R. ; Waller, S.G. ; Wang, L. ; Watkins, D.A. ; Weichenthal, S. ; Weiderpass, E. ; Weintraub, R.G. ; Werdecker, A. ; Westerman, R. ; White, R.A. ; Williams, H.C. ; Wiysonge, C.S. ; Wolfe, C.D. ; Won, S. ; Woodbrook, R. ; Wubshet, M. ; Xavier, D. ; Xu, G. ; Yadav, A.K. ; Yan, L.L. ; Yano, Y. ; Yaseri, M. ; Ye, P. ; Yebyo, H.G. ; Yip, P. ; Yonemoto, N. ; Yoon, S.J. ; Younis, M.Z. ; Yu, C. ; Zaidi, Z. ; Zaki, M.E. ; Zeeb, H. ; Zhou, M. ; Zodpey, S. ; Zuhlke, L.J. ; Murray, C.J. ;
Global, regional, and national incidence, prevalence, and years lived with disability for 310 diseases and injuries, 1990-2015: a systematic analysis for the Global Burden of Disease Study 2015.
Lancet, 2016; 388(10053):1545-1602

Psoriasis and comorbid diseases: Epidemiology.

Takeshita, J. ; Grewal, S. ; Langan, S.M. ; Mehta, N.N. ; Ogdie, A. ; Van Voorhees, A.S. ; Gelfand, J.M. ;
Psoriasis and comorbid diseases: Epidemiology.
J Am Acad Dermatol, 2017; 76(3):377-390

Psoriasis and comorbid diseases: Implications for management.

Takeshita, J. ; Grewal, S. ; Langan, S.M. ; Mehta, N.N. ; Ogdie, A. ; Van Voorhees, A.S. ; Gelfand, J.M. ;
Psoriasis and comorbid diseases: Implications for management.
J Am Acad Dermatol, 2017; 76(3):393-403

Increased risk of cutaneous and systemic infections in atopic dermatitis – A cohort study.

Langan, S.M. ; Abuabara, K. ; Henrickson, S.E. ; Hoffstad, O. ; Margolis, D.J. ;
Increased risk of cutaneous and systemic infections in atopic dermatitis – A cohort study.
J Invest Dermatol, 2017;

Glycated haemoglobin (HbA1c ) and fasting plasma glucose relationships in sea-level and high-altitude settings.

Bazo-Alvarez, J.C. ; Quispe, R. ; Pillay, T.D. ; Bernabé-Ortiz, A. ; Smeeth, L. ; Checkley, W. ; Gilman, R.H. ; Málaga, G. ; Miranda, J.J. ;
Glycated haemoglobin (HbA1c ) and fasting plasma glucose relationships in sea-level and high-altitude settings.
Diabet Med, 2017;

Pharmacoepidemiology for nephrologists: do proton pump inhibitors cause chronic kidney disease?

Tomlinson, L.A. ; Fogarty, D.G. ; Douglas, I. ; Nitsch, D. ;
Pharmacoepidemiology for nephrologists: do proton pump inhibitors cause chronic kidney disease?
Nephrol Dial Transplant, 2017;

Validity of estimated prevalence of decreased kidney function and renal replacement therapy from primary care electronic health records compared with national survey and registry data in the United Kingdom.

Iwagami, M. ; Tomlinson, L.A. ; Mansfield, K.E. ; Casula, A. ; Caskey, F.J. ; Aitken, G. ; Fraser, S.D. ; Roderick, P.J. ; Nitsch, D. ;
Validity of estimated prevalence of decreased kidney function and renal replacement therapy from primary care electronic health records compared with national survey and registry data in the United Kingdom.
Nephrol Dial Transplant, 2017;

Better care through better use of data in GP-patient partnerships.

Brown, B. ; Smeeth, L. ; van Staa, T. ; Buchan, I. ;
Better care through better use of data in GP-patient partnerships.
Br J Gen Pract, 2017; 67(655):54-55

Assessing recording delays in general practice records to inform near real-time vaccine safety surveillance using the Clinical Practice Research Datalink (CPRD).

Leite, A. ; Andrews, N.J. ; Thomas, S.L. ;
Assessing recording delays in general practice records to inform near real-time vaccine safety surveillance using the Clinical Practice Research Datalink (CPRD).
Pharmacoepidemiol Drug Saf, 2017;

Smoking and heavy drinking patterns in rural, urban and rural-to-urban migrants: the PERU MIGRANT Study.

Taype-Rondan, A. ; Bernabe-Ortiz, A. ; Alvarado, G.F. ; Gilman, R.H. ; Smeeth, L. ; Miranda, J.J. ;
Smoking and heavy drinking patterns in rural, urban and rural-to-urban migrants: the PERU MIGRANT Study.
BMC Public Health, 2017; 17(1):165

Peripheral insulin resistance rather than beta cell dysfunction accounts for geographical differences in impaired fasting blood glucose among sub-Saharan African individuals: findings from the RODAM study.

Meeks, K.A. ; Stronks, K. ; Adeyemo, A. ; Addo, J. ; Bahendeka, S. ; Beune, E. ; Owusu-Dabo, E. ; Danquah, I. ; Galbete, C. ; Henneman, P. ; Klipstein-Grobusch, K. ; Mockenhaupt, F.P. ; Osei, K. ; Schulze, M.B. ; Spranger, J. ; Smeeth, L. ; Agyemang, C. ;
Peripheral insulin resistance rather than beta cell dysfunction accounts for geographical differences in impaired fasting blood glucose among sub-Saharan African individuals: findings from the RODAM study.
Diabetologia, 2017;

Global, regional, and national life expectancy, all-cause mortality, and cause-specific mortality for 249 causes of death, 1980-2015: a systematic analysis for the Global Burden of Disease Study 2015.

GBD 2015 Mortality and Causes of Death Collaborators including Langan SM.

Quantification of risk factors for herpes zoster: population based case-control study.

Forbes HJ, Bhaskaran K, Thomas SL, Smeeth L, Clayton T, Langan SM.

Data linkage errors in hospital administrative data when applying a pseudonymisation algorithm to paediatric intensive care records.

Hagger-Johnson G, Harron K, Fleming T, Gilbert R, Goldstein H, Landy R, Parslow RC.

To identify data linkage errors in the form of possible false matches, where two patients appear to share the same unique identification number.

Harron K, Parslow R, Mok Q, Tibby SM, Wade A, Muller-Pebody B, Gilbert R.

Identifying Possible False Matches in Anonymized Hospital Administrative Data without Patient Identifiers

Hagger-Johnson G, Harron K, Gonzalez-Izquierdo A, Cortina-Borja M, Dattani N, Muller-Pebody B, Parslow R, Gilbert R, Goldstein H.

Risk-adjusted monitoring of blood-stream infection in paediatric intensive care: a data linkage study.

Harron K, Wade A, Muller-Pebody B, Goldstein H, Parslow R, Gray J, Hartley JC, Mok Q, Gilbert R.

Linkage, Evaluation and Analysis of National Electronic Healthcare Data: Application to Providing Enhanced Blood-Stream Infection Surveillance in Paediatric Intensive Care

Harron K, Goldstein H, Wade A, Muller-Pebody B, Parslow R, Gilbert R.

Opening the black box of record linkage.

Harron K, Wade A, Muller-Pebody B, Goldstein H, Gilbert R.