Publications

Ethnicity and the first diagnosis of a wide range of cardiovascular diseases: Associations in a linked electronic health record cohort of 1 million patients.

George, J. ; Mathur, R. ; Shah, A.D. ; Pujades-Rodriguez, M. ; Denaxas, S. ; Smeeth, L. ; Timmis, A. ; Hemingway, H. ;
Ethnicity and the first diagnosis of a wide range of cardiovascular diseases: Associations in a linked electronic health record cohort of 1 million patients.
PLoS One, 2017; 12(6):e0178945

Management of older adults with hip fractures in India: a mixed methods study of current practice, barriers and facilitators, with recommendations to improve care pathways.

Rath, S. ; Yadav, L. ; Tewari, A. ; Chantler, T. ; Woodward, M. ; Kotwal, P. ; Jain, A. ; Dey, A. ; Garg, B. ; Malhotra, R. ; Goel, A. ; Farooque, K. ; Sharma, V. ; Webster, P. ; Norton, R. ;
Management of older adults with hip fractures in India: a mixed methods study of current practice, barriers and facilitators, with recommendations to improve care pathways.
Arch Osteoporos, 2017; 12(1):55

The Long-Term Course of Atopic Dermatitis.

Abuabara, K. ; Margolis, D.J. ; Langan, S.M. ;
The Long-Term Course of Atopic Dermatitis.
Dermatol Clin, 2017; 35(3):291-297

The association between human herpesvirus infections and stroke: a systematic review protocol.

Forbes, H.J. ; Benjamin, L. ; Breuer, J. ; Brown, M.M. ; Langan, S.M. ; Minassian, C. ; Smeeth, L. ; Thomas, S.L. ; Warren-Gash, C. ;
The association between human herpesvirus infections and stroke: a systematic review protocol.
BMJ Open, 2017; 7(5):e016427

Validation of asthma recording in electronic health records: protocol for a systematic review.

Nissen, F. ; Quint, J.K. ; Wilkinson, S. ; Mullerova, H. ; Smeeth, L. ; Douglas, I.J. ;
Validation of asthma recording in electronic health records: protocol for a systematic review.
BMJ Open, 2017; 7(5):e014694

Prevalence, incidence, indication, and choice of antidepressants in patients with and without chronic kidney disease: a matched cohort study in UK Clinical Practice Research Datalink.

Iwagami, M. ; Tomlinson, L.A. ; Mansfield, K.E. ; McDonald, H.I. ; Smeeth, L. ; Nitsch, D. ;
Prevalence, incidence, indication, and choice of antidepressants in patients with and without chronic kidney disease: a matched cohort study in UK Clinical Practice Research Datalink.
Pharmacoepidemiol Drug Saf, 2017;

KEAP1-modifying small molecule reveals muted NRF2 signaling responses in neural stem cells from Huntington’s disease patients.

Quinti, L. ; Dayalan Naidu, S. ; Träger, U. ; Chen, X. ; Kegel-Gleason, K. ; Llères, D. ; Connolly, C. ; Chopra, V. ; Low, C. ; Moniot, S. ; Sapp, E. ; Tousley, A.R. ; Vodicka, P. ; Van Kanegan, M.J. ; Kaltenbach, L.S. ; Crawford, L.A. ; Fuszard, M. ; Higgins, M. ; Miller, J.R.C. ; Farmer, R.E. ; Potluri, V. ; Samajdar, S. ; Meisel, L. ; Zhang, N. ; Snyder, A. ; Stein, R. ; Hersch, S.M. ; Ellerby, L.M. ; Weerapana, E. ; Schwarzschild, M.A. ; Steegborn, C. ; Leavitt, B.R. ; Degterev, A. ; Tabrizi, S.J. ; Lo, D.C. ; DiFiglia, M. ; Thompson, L.M. ; Dinkova-Kostova, A.T. ; Kazantsev, A.G. ;
KEAP1-modifying small molecule reveals muted NRF2 signaling responses in neural stem cells from Huntington’s disease patients.
Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A, 2017;

Smoking prevalence differs by location of residence among Ghanaians in Africa and Europe: The RODAM study.

Brathwaite, R. ; Addo, J. ; Kunst, A.E. ; Agyemang, C. ; Owusu-Dabo, E. ; de-Graft Aikins, A. ; Beune, E. ; Meeks, K. ; Klipstein-Grobusch, K. ; Bahendeka, S. ; Mockenhaupt, F.P. ; Amoah, S. ; Galbete, C. ; Schulze, M.B. ; Danquah, I. ; Smeeth, L. ;
Smoking prevalence differs by location of residence among Ghanaians in Africa and Europe: The RODAM study.
PLoS One, 2017; 12(5):e0177291

Blood Pressure and Arterial Stiffness in Kenyan Adolescents With α(+)Thalassemia.

Etyang, A.O. ; Khayeka-Wandabwa, C. ; Kapesa, S. ; Muthumbi, E. ; Odipo, E. ; Wamukoya, M. ; Ngomi, N. ; Haregu, T. ; Kyobutungi, C. ; Tendwa, M. ; Makale, J. ; Macharia, A. ; Cruickshank, J.K. ; Smeeth, L. ; Scott, J.A. ; Williams, T.N. ;
Blood Pressure and Arterial Stiffness in Kenyan Adolescents With α(+)Thalassemia.
J Am Heart Assoc, 2017; 6(4)

Development and validation of an algorithm to accurately identify atopic eczema patients in primary care electronic health records from the UK.

Abuabara, K. ; Magyari, A.M. ; Hoffstad, O. ; Jabbar-Lopez, Z.K. ; Smeeth, L. ; Williams, H.C. ; Gelfand, J.M. ; Margolis, D.J. ; Langan, S.M. ;
Development and validation of an algorithm to accurately identify atopic eczema patients in primary care electronic health records from the UK.
J Invest Dermatol, 2017;

Detecting Signals of Disproportionate Reporting from Singapore’s Spontaneous Adverse Event Reporting System: An Application of the Sequential Probability Ratio Test.

Chan, C.L. ; Rudrappa, S. ; Ang, P.S. ; Li, S.C. ; Evans, S.J.W. ;
Detecting Signals of Disproportionate Reporting from Singapore’s Spontaneous Adverse Event Reporting System: An Application of the Sequential Probability Ratio Test.
Drug Saf, 2017;

Measuring Long-term Disease Control in Atopic Dermatitis: a Validation Study of Well Controlled Weeks.

Langan, S.M. ; Stuart, B. ; Bradshaw, L. ; Schmitt, J. ; Williams, H.C. ; Thomas, K.S. ;
Measuring Long-term Disease Control in Atopic Dermatitis: a Validation Study of Well Controlled Weeks.
J Allergy Clin Immunol, 2017;

Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease and the Risk of Stroke.

Morgan, A.D. ; Sharma, C. ; Rothnie, K.J. ; Potts, J. ; Smeeth, L. ; Quint, J.K. ;
Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease and the Risk of Stroke.
Ann Am Thorac Soc, 2017; 14(5):754-765

Clinical Practice Guideline on management of older patients with chronic kidney disease stage 3b or higher (eGFR<45 mL/min/1.73 m2): a summary document from the European Renal Best Practice Group.

Farrington, K. ; Covic, A. ; Nistor, I. ; Aucella, F. ; Clyne, N. ; De Vos, L. ; Findlay, A. ; Fouque, D. ; Grodzicki, T. ; Iyasere, O. ; Jager, K.J. ; Joosten, H. ; Macias, J.F. ; Mooney, A. ; Nagler, E. ; Nitsch, D. ; Taal, M. ; Tattersall, J. ; Stryckers, M. ; van Asselt, D. ; Van den Noortgate, N. ; van der Veer, S. ; van Biesen, W. ;
Clinical Practice Guideline on management of older patients with chronic kidney disease stage 3b or higher (eGFR<45 mL/min/1.73 m2): a summary document from the European Renal Best Practice Group.
Nephrol Dial Transplant, 2017; 32(1):9-16

Conclusions about atopic dermatitis persistence might be premature.

Abuabara, K. ; Langan, S.M. ; Yu, A.M. ;
Conclusions about atopic dermatitis persistence might be premature.
J Am Acad Dermatol, 2017; 76(5):e177-e178

Availability and use of UK based ethnicity data for health research

Mathur, R.; Grundy, E.; Smeeth, L.
Availability and use of UK based ethnicity data for health research
National Centre for Research Methods 2013

Lower vaccine uptake amongst older individuals living alone: A systematic review and meta-analysis of social determinants of vaccine uptake.

Jain, A. ; van Hoek, A.J. ; Boccia, D. ; Thomas, S.L. ;
Lower vaccine uptake amongst older individuals living alone: A systematic review and meta-analysis of social determinants of vaccine uptake.
Vaccine, 2017;

Association between socioeconomic position and the prevalence of type 2 diabetes in Ghanaians in different geographic locations: the RODAM study.

Addo, J. ; Agyemang, C. ; de-Graft Aikins, A. ; Beune, E. ; Schulze, M.B. ; Danquah, I. ; Galbete, C. ; Nicolaou, M. ; Meeks, K. ; Klipstein-Grobusch, K. ; Bahendaka, S. ; Mockenhaupt, F.P. ; Owusu-Dabo, E. ; Kunst, A. ; Stronks, K. ; Smeeth, L. ;
Association between socioeconomic position and the prevalence of type 2 diabetes in Ghanaians in different geographic locations: the RODAM study.
J Epidemiol Community Health, 2017;

Disease severity determines health-seeking behaviour amongst individuals with influenza-like illness in an internet-based cohort.

Peppa, M. ; Edmunds, W.J. ; Funk, S. ;
Disease severity determines health-seeking behaviour amongst individuals with influenza-like illness in an internet-based cohort.
BMC Infect Dis, 2017; 17(1):238

Registry Data-Valuable Lessons But Beware the Confounders.

Stammers, J.G. ; Kuo, A. ; Hart, A.J. ; Smeeth, L. ; Skinner, J.A. ;
Registry Data-Valuable Lessons But Beware the Confounders.
J Arthroplasty, 2017;