Publications

Do influenza and pneumococcal vaccines prevent community-acquired respiratory infections among older people with diabetes and does this vary by chronic kidney disease? A cohort study using electronic health records.

McDonald, H.I. ; Thomas, S.L. ; Millett, E.R.C. ; Quint, J. ; Nitsch, D. ;
Do influenza and pneumococcal vaccines prevent community-acquired respiratory infections among older people with diabetes and does this vary by chronic kidney disease? A cohort study using electronic health records.
BMJ Open Diabetes Res Care, 2017; 5(1):e000332

Herpes zoster risk after 21 specific cancers: population-based case-control study.

Hansson, E. ; Forbes, H.J. ; Langan, S.M. ; Smeeth, L. ; Bhaskaran, K. ;
Herpes zoster risk after 21 specific cancers: population-based case-control study.
Br J Cancer, 2017; 116(12):1643-1651

Development and Deployment of the OpenMRS-Ebola Electronic Health Record System for an Ebola Treatment Center in Sierra Leone.

Oza, S. ; Jazayeri, D. ; Teich, J.M. ; Ball, E. ; Nankubuge, P.A. ; Rwebembera, J. ; Wing, K. ; Sesay, A.A. ; Kanter, A.S. ; Ramos, G.D. ; Walton, D. ; Cummings, R. ; Checchi, F. ; Fraser, H.S. ;
Development and Deployment of the OpenMRS-Ebola Electronic Health Record System for an Ebola Treatment Center in Sierra Leone.
J Med Internet Res, 2017; 19(8):e294

Routinely collected data: the importance of high-quality diagnostic coding to research.

Nicholls, S.G. ; Langan, S.M. ; Benchimol, E.I. ;
Routinely collected data: the importance of high-quality diagnostic coding to research.
CMAJ, 2017; 189(33):E1054-E1055

Pharmacoepidemiology resources in Ireland-an introduction to pharmacy claims data.

Sinnott, S.J. ; Bennett, K. ; Cahir, C. ;
Pharmacoepidemiology resources in Ireland-an introduction to pharmacy claims data.
Eur J Clin Pharmacol, 2017;

Breakfast consumption and nutrient intakes in 4-18-year-olds: UK National Diet and Nutrition Survey Rolling Programme (2008-2012).

Coulthard, J.D. ; Palla, L. ; Pot, G.K. ;
Breakfast consumption and nutrient intakes in 4-18-year-olds: UK National Diet and Nutrition Survey Rolling Programme (2008-2012).
Br J Nutr, 2017; :1-11

Prognostic variables and scores identifying the end of life in COPD: a systematic review.

Smith, L.E. ; Moore, E. ; Ali, I. ; Smeeth, L. ; Stone, P. ; Quint, J.K. ;
Prognostic variables and scores identifying the end of life in COPD: a systematic review.
Int J Chron Obstruct Pulmon Dis, 2017; 12:2239-2256

Adverse mental health outcomes in breast cancer survivors compared to women who did not have cancer: systematic review protocol.

Carreira, H. ; Williams, R. ; Müller, M. ; Harewood, R. ; Bhaskaran, K. ;
Adverse mental health outcomes in breast cancer survivors compared to women who did not have cancer: systematic review protocol.
Syst Rev, 2017; 6(1):162

A cohort study of low birth weight and health outcomes in the first year of life, Ghana.

O’Leary, M. ; Edmond, K. ; Floyd, S. ; Newton, S. ; Thomas, G. ; Thomas, S.L. ;
A cohort study of low birth weight and health outcomes in the first year of life, Ghana.
Bull World Health Organ, 2017; 95(8):574-583

Validation of asthma recording in the Clinical Practice Research Datalink (CPRD).

Nissen, F. ; Morales, D.R. ; Mullerova, H. ; Smeeth, L. ; Douglas, I.J. ; Quint, J.K. ;
Validation of asthma recording in the Clinical Practice Research Datalink (CPRD).
BMJ Open, 2017; 7(8):e017474

Breast cancer recurrence after reoperation for surgical bleeding.

Pedersen, R.N. ; Bhaskaran, K. ; Heide-Jørgensen, U. ; Nørgaard, M. ; Christiansen, P.M. ; Kroman, N. ; Sørensen, H.T. ; Cronin-Fenton, D.P. ;
Breast cancer recurrence after reoperation for surgical bleeding.
Br J Surg, 2017;

Obesity, waist circumference, weight change and risk of incident psoriasis: prospective data from the HUNT Study.

Snekvik, I. ; Smith, C.H. ; Nilsen, T.I.L. ; Langan, S.M. ; Modalsli, E.H. ; Romundstad, P.R. ; Saunes, M. ;
Obesity, waist circumference, weight change and risk of incident psoriasis: prospective data from the HUNT Study.
J Invest Dermatol, 2017;

Urbanization, mainly rurality, but not altitude is associated with dyslipidemia profiles.

Lazo-Porras, M. ; Bernabe-Ortiz, A. ; Quispe, R. ; Málaga, G. ; Smeeth, L. ; Gilman, R.H. ; Checkley, W. ; Miranda, J.J. ; CRONICAS Cohort Study Group, . ;
Urbanization, mainly rurality, but not altitude is associated with dyslipidemia profiles.
J Clin Lipidol, 2017;

A national surveillance project on chronic kidney disease management in Canadian primary care: a study protocol.

Bello, A.K. ; Ronksley, P.E. ; Tangri, N. ; Singer, A. ; Grill, A. ; Nitsch, D. ; Queenan, J.A. ; Lindeman, C. ; Soos, B. ; Freiheit, E. ; Tuot, D. ; Mangin, D. ; Drummond, N. ;
A national surveillance project on chronic kidney disease management in Canadian primary care: a study protocol.
BMJ Open, 2017; 7(8):e016267

Pharmaceutical companies’ policies on access to trial data, results, and methods: audit study.

Goldacre, B. ; Lane, S. ; Mahtani, K.R. ; Heneghan, C. ; Onakpoya, I. ; Bushfield, I. ; Smeeth, L. ;
Pharmaceutical companies’ policies on access to trial data, results, and methods: audit study.
BMJ, 2017; 358:j3334

Food consumption, nutrient intake, and dietary patterns in Ghanaian migrants in Europe and their compatriots in Ghana.

Galbete, C. ; Nicolaou, M. ; Meeks, K.A. ; de-Graft Aikins, A. ; Addo, J. ; Amoah, S.K. ; Smeeth, L. ; Owusu-Dabo, E. ; Klipstein-Grobusch, K. ; Bahendeka, S. ; Agyemang, C. ; Mockenhaupt, F.P. ; Beune, E.J. ; Stronks, K. ; Schulze, M.B. ; Danquah, I. ;
Food consumption, nutrient intake, and dietary patterns in Ghanaian migrants in Europe and their compatriots in Ghana.
Food Nutr Res, 2017; 61(1):1341809

Application of Correspondence Analysis to Graphically Investigate Associations Between Foods and Eating Locations.

Chapman, A.N. ; Beh, E.J. ; Palla, L. ;
Application of Correspondence Analysis to Graphically Investigate Associations Between Foods and Eating Locations.
in ‘Stud Health Technol Inform’ (2017) :166-170

Risk factors for developing acute kidney injury in older people with diabetes and community-acquired pneumonia: a population-based UK cohort study.

Jain A, McDonald HI, Nitsch D, Tomlinson L, Thomas SL.

Effects of NSAIDs on myocardial infarction may be overestimated.

Evans, S.J. ;
Effects of NSAIDs on myocardial infarction may be overestimated.
BMJ, 2017; 358:j3176

Six-Year Incidence and Progression of Age-Related Macular Degeneration in Kenya: Nakuru Eye Disease Cohort Study.

Bastawrous, A. ; Mathenge, W. ; Peto, T. ; Shah, N. ; Wing, K. ; Rono, H. ; Weiss, H.A. ; Macleod, D. ; Foster, A. ; Burton, M. ; Kuper, H. ;
Six-Year Incidence and Progression of Age-Related Macular Degeneration in Kenya: Nakuru Eye Disease Cohort Study.
JAMA Ophthalmol, 2017; 135(6):631-638