Publications

The international generalisability of evidence for health policy: A cross country comparison of medication adherence following policy change.

Sinnott, S.J. ; Whelton, H. ; Franklin, J.M. ; Polinski, J.M. ;
The international generalisability of evidence for health policy: A cross country comparison of medication adherence following policy change.
Health Policy, 2016;

Recording of hospitalizations for acute exacerbations of COPD in UK electronic health care records.

Rothnie, K.J. ; Müllerová, H. ; Thomas, S.L. ; Chandan, J.S. ; Smeeth, L. ; Hurst, J.R. ; Davis, K. ; Quint, J.K. ;
Recording of hospitalizations for acute exacerbations of COPD in UK electronic health care records.
Clin Epidemiol, 2016; 8:771-782

Ebola Virus Disease in Children, Sierra Leone, 2014-2015.

Fitzgerald, F. ; Naveed, A. ; Wing, K. ; Gbessay, M. ; Ross, J.C. ; Checchi, F. ; Youkee, D. ; Jalloh, M.B. ; Baion, D. ; Mustapha, A. ; Jah, H. ; Lako, S. ; Oza, S. ; Boufkhed, S. ; Feury, R. ; Bielicki, J.A. ; Gibb, D.M. ; Klein, N. ; Sahr, F. ; Yeung, S. ;
Ebola Virus Disease in Children, Sierra Leone, 2014-2015.
Emerg Infect Dis, 2016; 22(10):1769-77

Clinical Practice Guideline on management of older patients with chronic kidney disease stage 3b or higher (eGFR <45 mL/min/1.73 m2).

Farrington, K. ; Covic, A. ; 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. ; Nitsch, D. ; Stryckers, M. ; Taal, M. ; Tattersall, J. ; Van Asselt, D. ; Van den Noortgate, N. ; Nistor, I. ; Van Biesen, W. ; ERBP guideline development group, . ; COLLABORATORS;Aucella, F. ; Clyne, N. ; Covic, A. ; De Vos, L. ; Farrington, K. ; Findlay, A. ; Fouque, D. ; Grodzicki, T. ; Iyasere, O. ; Jager, K.J. ; Joosten, H. ; Núñez, J.F. ; Mooney, A. ; Nitsch, D. ; Stryckers, M. ; Taal, M. ; Tattersall, J. ; van Asselt, D. ; Van Den Noortgate, N. ;
Clinical Practice Guideline on management of older patients with chronic kidney disease stage 3b or higher (eGFR <45 mL/min/1.73 m2).
Nephrol Dial Transplant, 2016; 31(suppl 2):ii1-ii66

Comparative effectiveness of fourth-line anti-hypertensive agents in resistant hypertension: A systematic review and meta-analysis.

Sinnott, S.J. ; Tomlinson, L.A. ; Root, A.A. ; Mathur, R. ; Mansfield, K.E. ; Smeeth, L. ; Douglas, I.J. ;
Comparative effectiveness of fourth-line anti-hypertensive agents in resistant hypertension: A systematic review and meta-analysis.
Eur J Prev Cardiol, 2016;

Ecological Study of HIV Infection and Hypertension in Sub-Saharan Africa: Is There a Double Burden of Disease?

Angkurawaranon, C. ; Nitsch, D. ; Larke, N. ; Rehman, A.M. ; Smeeth, L. ; Addo, J. ;
Ecological Study of HIV Infection and Hypertension in Sub-Saharan Africa: Is There a Double Burden of Disease?
PLoS One, 2016; 11(11):e0166375

[The REporting of studies Conducted using Observational Routinely-collected health Data (RECORD) statement].

Benchimol, E.I. ; Smeeth, L. ; Guttmann, A. ; Harron, K. ; Hemkens, L.G. ; Moher, D. ; Petersen, I. ; Sørensen, H.T. ; von Elm, E. ; Langan, S.M. ; RECORD Working Committee, . ;
[The REporting of studies Conducted using Observational Routinely-collected health Data (RECORD) statement].
Z Evid Fortbild Qual Gesundhwes, 2016; 115-116:33-48

Six-Year Incidence of Blindness and Visual Impairment in Kenya: The Nakuru Eye Disease Cohort Study.

Bastawrous, A. ; Mathenge, W. ; Wing, K. ; Rono, H. ; Gichangi, M. ; Weiss, H.A. ; Macleod, D. ; Foster, A. ; Burton, M.J. ; Kuper, H. ;
Six-Year Incidence of Blindness and Visual Impairment in Kenya: The Nakuru Eye Disease Cohort Study.
Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci, 2016; 57(14):5974-5983

European consensus-based (S2k) Guideline on the Management of Herpes Zoster – guided by the European Dermatology Forum (EDF) in cooperation with the European Academy of Dermatology and Venereology (EADV), Part 1: Diagnosis.

Werner, R.N. ; Nikkels, A.F. ; Marinović, B. ; Schäfer, M. ; Czarnecka-Operacz, M. ; Agius, A.M. ; Bata-Csörgő, Z. ; Breuer, J. ; Girolomoni, G. ; Gross, G.E. ; Langan, S. ; Lapid-Gortzak, R. ; Lesser, T.H. ; Pleyer, U. ; Sellner, J. ; Verjans, G.M. ; Wutzler, P. ; Dressler, C. ; Erdmann, R. ; Rosumeck, S. ; Nast, A. ;
European consensus-based (S2k) Guideline on the Management of Herpes Zoster – guided by the European Dermatology Forum (EDF) in cooperation with the European Academy of Dermatology and Venereology (EADV), Part 1: Diagnosis.
J Eur Acad Dermatol Venereol, 2016;

The RECORD reporting guidelines: meeting the methodological and ethical demands of transparency in research using routinely-collected health data.

Nicholls, S.G.; Langan, S.M.; Sørensen, H.T.; Petersen, I.; Benchimol, E.I.;
The RECORD reporting guidelines: meeting the methodological and ethical demands of transparency in research using routinely-collected health data.
Clin Epidemiol, 2016; 8:389-392

Tuberculosis in migrants moving from high-incidence to low-incidence countries: a population-based cohort study of 519 955 migrants screened before entry to England, Wales, and Northern Ireland.

Aldridge, R.W. ; Zenner, D. ; White, P.J. ; Williamson, E.J. ; Muzyamba, M.C. ; Dhavan, P. ; Mosca, D. ; Thomas, H.L. ; Lalor, M.K. ; Abubakar, I. ; Hayward, A.C. ;
Tuberculosis in migrants moving from high-incidence to low-incidence countries: a population-based cohort study of 519 955 migrants screened before entry to England, Wales, and Northern Ireland.
Lancet, 2016;

Obesity and type 2 diabetes in sub-Saharan Africans – Is the burden in today’s Africa similar to African migrants in Europe? The RODAM study.

Agyemang, C. ; Meeks, K. ; Beune, E. ; Owusu-Dabo, E. ; Mockenhaupt, F.P. ; Addo, J. ; de Graft Aikins, A. ; Bahendeka, S. ; Danquah, I. ; Schulze, M.B. ; Spranger, J. ; Burr, T. ; Agyei-Baffour, P. ; Amoah, S.K. ; Galbete, C. ; Henneman, P. ; Klipstein-Grobusch, K. ; Nicolaou, M. ; Adeyemo, A. ; van Straalen, J. ; Smeeth, L. ; Stronks, K. ;
Obesity and type 2 diabetes in sub-Saharan Africans – Is the burden in today’s Africa similar to African migrants in Europe? The RODAM study.
BMC Med, 2016; 14(1):166

Increased rates of sequelae post-encephalitis in individuals attending primary care practices in the United Kingdom: a population-based retrospective cohort study.

Granerod, J. ; Davies, N.W. ; Ramanuj, P.P. ; Easton, A. ; Brown, D.W. ; Thomas, S.L. ;
Increased rates of sequelae post-encephalitis in individuals attending primary care practices in the United Kingdom: a population-based retrospective cohort study.
J Neurol, 2016;

Oral Fluoroquinolone Use and Retinal Detachment.

Douglas, I.J. ; Root, A. ; Krishnan, B. ;
Oral Fluoroquinolone Use and Retinal Detachment.
JAMA Ophthalmol, 2016;

OS 04-07 THE COMPARATIVE EFFECTIVENESS OF 4TH LINE ANTI-HYPERTENSIVE AGENTS IN PATIENTS WITH RESISTANT HYPERTENSION: A META-ANALYSIS.

Sinnott, S.J. ; Root, A. ; Mathur, R. ; Mansfield, K. ; Tomlinson, L. ; Douglas, I. ;
OS 04-07 THE COMPARATIVE EFFECTIVENESS OF 4TH LINE ANTI-HYPERTENSIVE AGENTS IN PATIENTS WITH RESISTANT HYPERTENSION: A META-ANALYSIS.
J Hypertens, 2016; 34 Suppl 1 – ISH 2016 Abstract Book:e56-e57

Identifying patients with chronic widespread pain in primary care.

Mansfield, K.E. ; Sim, J. ; Croft, P. ; Jordan, K.P. ;
Identifying patients with chronic widespread pain in primary care.
Pain, 2016;

Neonatal vaccination of low birthweight infants in Ghana.

O’Leary, M. ; Edmond, K. ; Floyd, S. ; Hurt, L. ; Shannon, C. ; Thomas, G. ; Newton, S. ; Kirkwood, B. ; Thomas, S. ;
Neonatal vaccination of low birthweight infants in Ghana.
Arch Dis Child, 2016;

National Variation in Caesarean Section Rates: A Cross Sectional Study in Ireland.

Sinnott, S.J. ; Brick, A. ; Layte, R. ; Cunningham, N. ; Turner, M.J. ;
National Variation in Caesarean Section Rates: A Cross Sectional Study in Ireland.
PLoS One, 2016; 11(6):e0156172

Variation in induction of labour rates across Irish hospitals; a cross-sectional study.

Sinnott, S.J. ; Layte, R. ; Brick, A. ; Turner, M.J. ;
Variation in induction of labour rates across Irish hospitals; a cross-sectional study.
Eur J Public Health, 2016;

Measuring drug exposure: concordance between defined daily dose and days’ supply depended on drug class.

Sinnott, S.J. ; Polinski, J.M. ; Byrne, S. ; Gagne, J.J. ;
Measuring drug exposure: concordance between defined daily dose and days’ supply depended on drug class.
J Clin Epidemiol, 2016; 69:107-13