Publications

The analysis of record-linked data using multiple imputation with data value priors.

Goldstein H, Harron K, Wade A.

Evaluating bias due to data linkage error in electronic healthcare records.

Katie Harron, Angie Wade, Ruth Gilbert, Berit Muller-Pebody, Harvey Goldstein.

Linking Data for Mothers and Babies in De-Identified Electronic Health Data.

Katie Harron, Ruth Gilbert, David Cromwell, Jan van der Meulen

Estimating the prevalence and incidence of type 2 diabetes using population level pharmacy claims data: a cross-sectional study.

Sinnott, S.J. ; McHugh, S. ; Whelton, H. ; Layte, R. ; Barron, S. ; Kearney, P.M. ;
Estimating the prevalence and incidence of type 2 diabetes using population level pharmacy claims data: a cross-sectional study.
BMJ Open Diabetes Res Care, 2017; 5(1):e000288

Impact of urbanisation and altitude on the incidence of, and risk factors for, hypertension.

Bernabé-Ortiz, A. ; Carrillo-Larco, R.M. ; Gilman, R.H. ; Checkley, W. ; Smeeth, L. ; Miranda, J.J. ; CRONICAS Cohort Study Group, . ; COLLABORATORS;Casas, J.P. ; Smith, G.D. ; Ebrahim, S. ; García, H.H. ; Huicho, L. ; Málaga, G. ; Montori, V.M. ; Diette, G.B. ; Gilman, R.H. ; Huicho, L. ; León-Velarde, F. ; Rivera, M. ; Wise, R.A. ; Checkley, W. ; García, H.H. ; Gilman, R.H. ; Miranda, J.J. ; Sacksteder, K. ;
Impact of urbanisation and altitude on the incidence of, and risk factors for, hypertension.
Heart, 2017;

Comparison of Propensity Score Methods and Covariate Adjustment: Evaluation in 4 Cardiovascular Studies.

Elze, M.C. ; Gregson, J. ; Baber, U. ; Williamson, E. ; Sartori, S. ; Mehran, R. ; Nichols, M. ; Stone, G.W. ; Pocock, S.J. ;
Comparison of Propensity Score Methods and Covariate Adjustment: Evaluation in 4 Cardiovascular Studies.
J Am Coll Cardiol, 2017; 69(3):345-357

Asthma and lung cancer, after accounting for co-occurring respiratory diseases and allergic conditions: a systematic review protocol.

Denholm, R. ; Crellin, E. ; Arvind, A. ; Quint, J. ;
Asthma and lung cancer, after accounting for co-occurring respiratory diseases and allergic conditions: a systematic review protocol.
BMJ Open, 2017; 7(1):e013637

Rationale, description and baseline findings of a community-based prospective cohort study of kidney function amongst the young rural population of Northwest Nicaragua.

González-Quiroz, M. ; Camacho, A. ; Faber, D. ; Aragón, A. ; Wesseling, C. ; Glaser, J. ; Le Blond, J. ; Smeeth, L. ; Nitsch, D. ; Pearce, N. ; Caplin, B. ;
Rationale, description and baseline findings of a community-based prospective cohort study of kidney function amongst the young rural population of Northwest Nicaragua.
BMC Nephrol, 2017; 18(1):16

Adherence to guidelines for creatinine and potassium monitoring and discontinuation following renin-angiotensin system blockade: a UK general practice-based cohort study.

Schmidt, M. ; Mansfield, K.E. ; Bhaskaran, K. ; Nitsch, D. ; Sørensen, H.T. ; Smeeth, L. ; Tomlinson, L.A. ;
Adherence to guidelines for creatinine and potassium monitoring and discontinuation following renin-angiotensin system blockade: a UK general practice-based cohort study.
BMJ Open, 2017; 7(1):e012818

International Collaboration for the Epidemiology of eGFR in Low and Middle Income Populations – Rationale and core protocol for the Disadvantaged Populations eGFR Epidemiology Study (DEGREE).

Caplin, B. ; Jakobsson, K. ; Glaser, J. ; Nitsch, D. ; Jha, V. ; Singh, A. ; Correa-Rotter, R. ; Pearce, N. ;
International Collaboration for the Epidemiology of eGFR in Low and Middle Income Populations – Rationale and core protocol for the Disadvantaged Populations eGFR Epidemiology Study (DEGREE).
BMC Nephrol, 2017; 18(1):1

Metformin and cancer in type 2 diabetes: a systematic review and comprehensive bias evaluation.

Farmer, R.E. ; Ford, D. ; Forbes, H.J. ; Chaturvedi, N. ; Kaplan, R. ; Smeeth, L. ; Bhaskaran, K. ;
Metformin and cancer in type 2 diabetes: a systematic review and comprehensive bias evaluation.
Int J Epidemiol, 2016;

Urinary biomarkers of tubular injury in chronic kidney disease.

Caplin, B. ; Nitsch, D. ;
Urinary biomarkers of tubular injury in chronic kidney disease.
Kidney Int, 2017; 91(1):21-23

Impact of the national rotavirus vaccination programme on acute gastroenteritis in England and associated costs averted.

Thomas, S.L. ; Walker, J.L. ; Fenty, J. ; Atkins, K.E. ; Elliot, A.J. ; Hughes, H.E. ; Stowe, J. ; Ladhani, S. ; Andrews, N.J. ;
Impact of the national rotavirus vaccination programme on acute gastroenteritis in England and associated costs averted.
Vaccine, 2016;

Prescription of renin-angiotensin system blockers and risk of acute kidney injury: a population-based cohort study.

Mansfield, K.E. ; Nitsch, D. ; Smeeth, L. ; Bhaskaran, K. ; Tomlinson, L.A. ;
Prescription of renin-angiotensin system blockers and risk of acute kidney injury: a population-based cohort study.
BMJ Open, 2016; 6(12):e012690

Oral cancer incidence and survival rates in the Republic of Ireland, 1994-2009.

Ali, H. ; Sinnott, S.J. ; Corcoran, P. ; Deady, S. ; Sharp, L. ; Kabir, Z. ;
Oral cancer incidence and survival rates in the Republic of Ireland, 1994-2009.
BMC Cancer, 2016; 16(1):950

Eczema and educational attainment – a systematic review.

von Kobyletzki, L.B. ; Beckman, L. ; Smirnova, J. ; Smeeth, L. ; Williams, H.C. ; McKee, M. ; Abuabara, K. ; Langan, S.M. ;
Eczema and educational attainment – a systematic review.
Br J Dermatol, 2016;

Antibiotics and acne: an emerging iceberg of antibiotic resistance?

Sinnott, S.J. ; Bhate, K. ; Margolis, D.J. ; Langan, S.M. ;
Antibiotics and acne: an emerging iceberg of antibiotic resistance?
Br J Dermatol, 2016; 175(6):1127-1128

Partner Bereavement and Risk of Herpes Zoster: Results from Two Population-Based Case-Control Studies in Denmark and the United Kingdom.

Schmidt, S.A. ; Vestergaard, M. ; Pedersen, H.S. ; Schønheyder, H.C. ; Thomas, S.L. ; Smeeth, L. ; Mansfield, K.E. ; Sørensen, H.T. ; Forbes, H.J. ; Langan, S.M. ;
Partner Bereavement and Risk of Herpes Zoster: Results from Two Population-Based Case-Control Studies in Denmark and the United Kingdom.
Clin Infect Dis, 2016;

Clinical and Epidemiological Implications of 24-Hour Ambulatory Blood Pressure Monitoring for the Diagnosis of Hypertension in Kenyan Adults: A Population-Based Study.

Etyang, A.O. ; Warne, B. ; Kapesa, S. ; Munge, K. ; Bauni, E. ; Cruickshank, J.K. ; Smeeth, L. ; Scott, J.A. ;
Clinical and Epidemiological Implications of 24-Hour Ambulatory Blood Pressure Monitoring for the Diagnosis of Hypertension in Kenyan Adults: A Population-Based Study.
J Am Heart Assoc, 2016; 5(12)

Lifetime alcohol intake is associated with an increased risk of KRAS+ and BRAF-/KRAS- but not BRAF+ colorectal cancer.

Jayasekara, H. ; MacInnis, R.J. ; Williamson, E.J. ; Hodge, A.M. ; Clendenning, M. ; Rosty, C. ; Walters, R. ; Room, R. ; Southey, M.C. ; Jenkins, M.A. ; Milne, R.L. ; Hopper, J.L. ; Giles, G.G. ; Buchanan, D.D. ; English, D.R. ;
Lifetime alcohol intake is associated with an increased risk of KRAS+ and BRAF-/KRAS- but not BRAF+ colorectal cancer.
Int J Cancer, 2016;