Publications

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.

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