Publications

For 2008 onwards publications are detailed on individual staff pages

2007

  1. Asseburg C, Bravo Vergel Y, Palmer SJ, Fenwick E, de Belder MA, Abrams KR, Sculpher MJ. Assessing the effectiveness of primary angioplasty compared to thrombolysis and its relationship to time delay: a Bayesian evidence synthesis. Heart. 2007;93(10):1244-50
  2. Baird WO, McGrother C, Abrams KR, Dugmore C, Jackson RJ. Factors that influence the dental attendance pattern and maintenance of oral health for people with multiple sclerosis. Br Dent J. 2007;202(1):E4.
  3. Bravo Vergel Y, Palmer S, Asseburg C, Fenwick E, de Belder MA, Abrams K, Sculpher MJ. Is primary angioplasty cost-effective in the UK? Results of a comprehensive decision analysis. Heart. 2007;93(10):1238-1243.
  4. Canavan C, Abrams KR, Hawthorne B, Mayberry JF. Long-term prognosis in Crohn's disease: An epidemiological study of patients diagnosed more than 20 years ago in Cardiff. Aliment Pharmacol Ther. 2007;25(1):59-65.
  5. Canavan C, Abrams KR, Mayberry JF. Meta-analysis: mortality in Crohn's disease. Aliment Pharmacol Ther. 2007;25(8):861-870.
  6. Cooper NJ, Lambert PC, Abrams KR, Sutton AJ. Predicting costs over time using Bayesian Markov chain Monte Carlo methods: An application to early inflammatory polyarthritis.  Health Economics 2007;16:37-56
  7. Cooper NJ, Sutton AJ, Ades AE, Paisley S, Jones DR on behalf of the working group on the „use of evidence in economic decision models.   Use of evidence in economic decision models: Practical andmethodological issues. Health Economics 2007;16:12:1277-1286.
  8. Dixon-Woods M, Sutton AJ, Shaw RL, Miller T, Smith J, Young B, Bonas S, Booth A, Jones DR. Appraising qualitative research for inclusion in systematic reviews: a quantitative and qualitative comparison of three methods. Journal of Health Services Research and Policy 2007;12:42-47.
  9. Franks SC, Sutton AJ, Bown MJ, Sayers RD.  Systematic review and meta-analysis of 12 years of endovascular abdominal aortic aneurysm repair. European Journal of Vascular & Endovascular Surgery 2007; 33:154-1571
  10. Gillies CL, Abrams KR, Lambert PC, Cooper NJ, Sutton AJ, Hsu RT, Khunti K. Pharmacological
    and lifestyle interventions to prevent or delay type 2 diabetes in people with impaired glucose tolerance: systematic review and meta-analysis. BMJ 2007;334:299-302 
  11. Harrison R, Perry I, Haddadin W, McDonald S, Bryan R, Abrams K, Sampliner R, Talley NJ,
    Moayyedi P, Jankowski JA. Detection of Intestinal Metaplasia in Barrett's Esophagus: An
    Observational Comparator Study Suggests the Need for a Minimum of Eight Biopsies. Am J
    Gastroenterol. 2007;102(6):1154-61. 
  12. Kendrick D, Coupland C, Mulvaney C, Simpson J. Smith SJ, Sutton A, Watson M, Woods A. Home safety education and provision of safety equipment for injury prevention. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2007, CD005014. Lambert PC. Modelling of the Cure Fraction in Survival Studies. The Stata Journal 2007; 7:351-375. 
  13. Lambert PC, Dickman PW, Österlund P, Andersson T, Sankila R, Glimelius B. Temporal trends in the proportion cured for cancer of the colon and rectum: A population-based study using data from the Finnish Cancer Registry. International Journal of Cancer 2007;121:2052-2059 
  14. Lambert PC, Thompson JR, Weston CL, Dickman PW. Estimating and modelling the cure fraction in population-based cancer survival analysis. Biostatistics 2007;8:576-594. 
  15. Lu G, Ades AE, Sutton AJ, Cooper NJ, Briggs AH, Caldwell, DM. Meta-analysis of multiple
    treatment comparisons at multiple follow-up times.  Statistics in Medicine 2007; 26(20):3681-3699. 
  16. Manca A, Lambert PC, Sculpher M, Hahn S, Rice N. Cost-effectiveness analysis using data from multinational trials: The use of bivariate hierarchical modelling. Medical Decision Making 2007;27:471-490.
  17. Middleton RK, Lloyd GM, Bown MJ, Cooper NJ, Jones JL, Sayers RD. Pro-inflammatory Cytokines and Chemokines are up-regulated in the abdominal aortic aneurysm: A multiple protein array study. Journal of Vascular Surgery 2007 45(3) 574-580.
  18. Nelson CP, Lambert PC, Squire IB, Jones DR. Flexible parametric models for relative survival, with application in coronary heart disease. Statistics in Medicine 2007;26:5486-5498.
  19. Peters JL, Sutton AJ, Jones, DR, Abrams KR, Rushton L. Performance of the trim and fill method in the presence of publication bias and between-study heterogeneity. Statistics in Medicine 2007;26:4544-4562. 
  20. Riley RD, Abrams KR, Lambert PC, Sutton AJ, Thompson JR. An evaluation of bivariate random-effects meta-analysis for the joint synthesis of two correlated outcomes. Statistics in Medicine 2007;26:78-97. 
  21. Riley RD, Abrams KR, Sutton AJ, Lambert PC, Thompson JR. The importance of between-study correlation in bivariate random-effects meta-analysis. BMC Medical Research Methodology 2007;7:3.
  22. Sampath S, Moran JL, Graham PL, Rockliff S, Bersten AD, Abrams KR. The efficacy of loop
    diuretics in acute renal failure: Assessment using Bayesian evidence synthesis techniques. Crit Care Med. 2007;35(11):2516-24. 
  23. Sullivan E, Baker R, Jones DR, Blackledge H, Rashid A, Farooqi A, Allen J. Primary healthcare
    teams' views on using mortality data to review clinical policies. Quality and Safety in Health Care 2007;16:359-362. 
  24. Sutton AJ, Cooper NJ, Jones DR, Lambert PC, Thompson JR, Abrams KR. Evidence-based
    sample size calculations based upon updated meta-analysis. Statistics in Medicine 2007;26:2479-2500. 
  25. Teo R, Punter J, Abrams K, Mayne C, Tincello D. Clinically overt postpartum urinary retention after vaginal delivery: a retrospective case-control study. Int Urogynecol J Pelvic Floor Dysfunct. 2007;109: (2-1):277-280. 
  26. Thomas T, Abrams K, Robinson RJ, Mayberry JF. Meta-analysis: cancer risk of low-grade dysplasia in chronic ulcerative colitis. Aliment Pharmacol Ther. 2007;25(6):657-68. 
  27. Tincello DG, Williams KS, Joshi M, Assassa RP, Abrams KR. Urinary diaries: a comparison of data collected for three days versus seven days. Obstet Gynecol. 2007;109(2-1):277-80.

2006

  1. Ades A., Sculpher M., Sutton AJ, Cooper, NJ, Abrams KR, Welton N, Lu G. Bayesian Methods for Evidence Synthesis in Cost-Effectiveness Analysis. Pharmacoeconomics 2006;24:1-19.
  2. Ades AE,
  3. Sutton AJ. Multi-parameter evidence synthesis in epidemiology and medical decision making: current approaches. The Journal of the Royal Statistical Society Series A. 2006;169:5-36.
  4. Alder N, Fenty J, Warren F,
  5. Sutton AJ, Rushton L, Jones DR, Abrams K. Systematic review and meta-analysis of mortality and cancer incidence among workers in the synthetic rubber producing industry. The American Journal of Epidemiology 2006;164:405-420.
  6. Angell E,
  7. Sutton AJ, Windridge K, Dixon-Woods M. Consistency in research ethics committee decision-making: a controlled comparison. Journal of Medical Ethics 2006;32:662-664.
  8. Awad S, Karkos CD, Serrachino-Inglot F,
  9. Cooper NJ, Butterfield S, Ashleigh R, Nasim A. The impact of diabetes on current revascularization practice and clinical outcome in patients with critical lower limb ischaemia. European Journal of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery, 2006;32:6:718-724.
  10. Bandera E, Botteri M, Minelli C,
  11. Sutton A, Abrams KR, Latronico N. Cerebral Blood Flow Threshold of Ischemic Penumbra and Infarct Core in Acute Ischemic Stroke. A Systematic Review. Stroke 2006;37:1334-1339.
  12. Boaz A, Ashby D, Denyer D, Egan M, Harden A,
  13. Jones DR, Pawson R, Tranfield D. A multitude of syntheses: a comparison of five approaches from diverse policy fields. Evidence and Policy, 2006;4:479-502.
  14. Bongartz T,
  15. Sutton AJ, Sweeting M, Buchan I, Matteson EL, Montori, V. Anti-TNF antibody therapy in rheumatoid arthritis and the risk of serious infections and malignancies: a systematic review and meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials. JAMA 2006;295:2275-2285.
  16. Burls A. Connock M, Frew E, Fry-Smith A, Juarez-Garcia A, Moore D, Sandercock J, McCabe C, O‟Hagan A, Wailoo, A, Abrams KR, Cooper NJ,
  17. Sutton AJ. The clinical effectiveness and cost-effectiveness of enzyme replacement therapy for Type 1 Gauchers Disease. Health Technology Assessment (& also submitted to NICE) 2006;10:24.
  18. Cooper NJ, Sutton AJ,
  19. Lu G, Khunti K. Mixed comparison of stroke prevention treatments in individuals with non-rheumatic atrial fibrillation. Archives of Internal Medicine 2006;166:1269-1275.
  20. Dixon-Woods M. Krik D, Agarwal S, Annandale E, Arthur T, Harvey J, Hsu R. Katbamna S, Olsen R, Smith L,
  21. Riley R, Sutton A. Conducting a critical interpretive review of the literature on access to healthcare by vulnerable groups. BMC Medical Research Methodology 2006;6:35 [doi:10.1186/1471-2288-6-35]
  22. Dixon-Woods M, Bonas S, Booth A,
  23. Jones D, Miller T, Sutton AJ, Shaw R, Smith J, Young B. How can systematic qualitative reviews incorporate qualitative research? A critical perspective. Qualitative Research. 2006; 6:27-44.
  24. Fenwick E, Palmer S, Claxton K, Sculpher M,
  25. Abrams K, Sutton A. An iterative Bayesian approach to cost-effectiveness and value of information analysis: Application to a policy of pre-operative optimization employing dopexamine or adrenaline for patients undergoing major elective surgery. Medical Decision Making 2006;26:480-496.
  26. Gilbody S, Bower P, Fletcher J, Richards D,
  27. Sutton AJ. Collaborative care for depression: A cumulative meta-analysis and review of longer-term outcomes. Archives of Internal Medicine 2006;166:2314-2321.
  28. Goodacre S, Sampson F, Stevenson M, Wailoo A,
  29. Sutton A, Thomas S, Locker T, Ryan A. Measurement of the clinical and cost-effectiveness of non-invasive diagnostic testing strategies for deep vein thrombosis. Health Technology Assessment, 2006;10:15:1-iv.
  30. Goodacre S, Stevenson M, Wailoo A, Sampson F,
  31. Sutton AJ, Thomas S. How should we diagnose suspected deep-vein thrombosis? QJM 2006;99:377-388.
  32. Martin J, Williams KS,
  33. Abrams KR, Turner D, Sutton AJ, Chapple C, Assassa RP, Shaw C, Cheater F, Edmunds-Otter M, Juarez Garcia A. Systematic review and evaluation of methods of assessing urinary incontinence. Health Technology Assessment 2006;10 (6):1-132.
  34. Martin J, Williams K,
  35. Sutton AJ, Abrams KR. Systematic review and meta-analysis of methods of diagnostic assessment for urinary incontinence. Neurourology and Urodynamics, 2006;25:7:674-683.
  36. Norwood MGA, Sayers RD, Roscher S, Lynch NJ,
  37. Sutton AJ, Schwaeble WJ. Consumption of mannan-binding lectin during abdominal aortic aneurysm repair. European Journal of Vascular & Endovascular Surgery. 2006;31:239-43.
  38. Peters J, Sutton AJ, Jones DR, Abrams KR
  39. , Rushton L. Comparison of two methods to detect publication bias in meta-analysis. JAMA 2006;295: 676-680.
  40. Peters JL, Sutton AJ, Jones DR, Abrams KR,
  41. Rushton L. A systematic review of systematic reviews and meta-analyses of animal experiments with guidelines for reporting. J.Environ.Sci.Health B, 2006;B41:7:1245-1258.
  42. Turner DA, Wailoo AJ,
  43. Cooper NJ, Sutton AJ, Abrams KR, Nicholson KG. The cost-effectiveness of influenza vaccination in adults aged 50-64. Vaccine, 2006;24:7:1035-1043.
  44. Williams KS, Assassa RP, Gillies C,
  45. Abrams K. et al. Randomised Controlled trial of the effectiveness of pelvic floor therapies for Urodynamic Stress Incontinence (USI), British Journal of Urology, 2006;98:5:-1043-1050.
  46. Moser KA, Fox J and Jones DR. Unemployment and mortality in the OPCS longitudinal study. Lancet 1984;2:1324-29 was included in Richardson R (ed). Vintage papers from the Lancet. Edinburgh: Elsevier, 2006

2005

  1. Abrams KR, Gillies CL, Lambert PC. Meta-Analysis of Heterogeneously Reported Trials Assessing Change from Baseline. Stat Med 2005; 24:3823-3844.
  2.  Abrams K, Cooper NJ,Packman C, Alfikah K, Hall A, Gray D.  Management of non-ST-elevation acute coronary syndrome: How cost-effective are glycoprotein IIb/IIIA antagonists in the National Health Service? International Journal of Cardiology 2005; 100: 229-240.
  3. Cooper NJ, Jones DR, Sutton AJ. The use of systematic reviews when designing studies.  Clin Trials 2005; 2:260-264.
  4.  Cooper NJ, Coyle D, Abrams KR, Mugford M, Sutton AJ. Use of evidence in decision models: An appraisal of health technology assessments in the UK to date. J Health Serv Res Policy 2005; 10(4):245-250.
  5.  Dixon-Woods M, Agarwal S, Jones DR, Young B, Sutton AJ.   Synthesising qualitative and quantitative evidence: a review of possible methods   J Health Serv Res Policy 2005; 10: 45-53.
  6.  Lambert PC, Sutton AJ, Burton PR, Abrams KR, Jones DR.  How vague is vague? A simulation study of the impact of the use of vague prior distributions in MCMC using WinBUGS.  Stat Med 2005; 24:2401-2428.
  7.  Lambert PC, Smith LK, Jones DR, Botha JL.  Additive and multiplicative covariate regression models for relative survival incorporating fractional polynomials for time-dependent effects. Stat Med 2005; 24:3871-3886.
  8.  Kenyon S, Pike K, Jones DR, Taylor DJ, Salt A, Marlow N, Brocklehurst P. The effect of a monetary financial incentive on return of a postal health and development questionnaire: a randomised trial [ISRCTN 52995660]. BMC Health Services Research 2005; 5:55
  9.  Peters JL, Jones DR, Rushton L, Sutton AJ, Abrams KR, Mugglestone M. Bayesian methods for cross-design synthesis of epidemiological and toxicological evidence.  J Roy Statist Soc 2005;54:159-172.
  10.  Pritchard J, Cotterill SJ, Germond SM, Imeson J, de Kraker J, Jones DR.  High dose Melphalan in the treatment of advanced neuroblastoma.: results of a randomised trial (ENSG-1) by the European Neuroblastoma Study group. Paed  Blood Cancer 2005; 44:348-357. 
  11. Minelli C, Thompson JR, Abrams KR, Lambert PC. Bayesian implementation of a “model free” approach to the meta-analysis of genetic association studies. Stat Med 2005; 24:3845-3861.
  12. Sutton AJ, Cooper NJ, Abrams KR, Lambert PC, Jones DR. A Bayesian approach to evaluating net clinical benefit allowed for parameter uncertainty. J Clin Epidem 2005; 58: 26-40. 
  13. Taub NA, Morgan Z, Brugha TS, Lambert PC, Bebbington PE, Jenkins R, Kessler RC, Zaslavsky AM, Hotz T. Recalibration methods to enhance information on prevalence rates from large mental health surveys. International Journal of Methods in Psychiatric Research 2005; 14: 3-13.  
  14. Waugh J, Bell SC, Kilby M, Lambert PC, Shennan A, Halligan AWF. Urine protein estimation in pregnancy: Which thresholds and laboratory assay best predicts clinical outcome? Hypertension in Pregnancy 2005; 24:291-302.
  15. Williams K, Assassa P, Cooper NJ, Turner D, Shaw C, McGrother C, Abrams KR, Mayne C, Clarke M. Randomised controlled trial of the cost-effectiveness of existing primary and secondary care services compared with a new nurse-led service for urinary incontinence. British Journal of General Practice 2005; 55(518):696-703.

 

2004

  1. Adams SM, Jones DR, Esmail A, Mitchell EA. What affects the age of first sleeping through the night? J Paed Ch Hlth 2004;40:96-101.
  2. Bown MJ, Cooper NJ, Sutton AJ, Prytherch D, Nicholson ML, Bell PRF, Sayers RD. The post-operative mortality of ruptured abdominal aortic aneurysm repair. European Journal of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery 2004; 27: 65-74.
  3. Cooper NJ, Sutton AJ, Abrams KR, Turner D, Wailoo A. Comprehensive decision analytical modelling in economic evaluation: A Bayesian approach.  Health Economics 2004: 13(3) 203-226.   
  4. Dixon-Woods M, Agarwal S, Young B, Jones DR, Sutton AJ.  Integrative Approaches to Qualitative and Quantitative Evidence.  London: Health Development Agency, 2004.
  5. Lewis JA, Jones DR. Drug approval and regulation. In: Armitage P, Colton T, eds. Encyclopedia of Biostatistics. 2nd edition. Chichester: John Wiley and Sons, 2004.
  6. Minelli C, Abrams KR, Sutton AJ, Cooper NJ. Appropriate use of hormone replacement therapy (HRT): A clinical decision analysis. British Medical Journal 2004; 328: 371-5.
  7. Riley RD, Heney D, Jones DR, Sutton AJ, Lambert PC, Abrams KR, Young B, Wailoo AJ, Burchill SA. A Systematic Review Of Molecular And Biological Tumour Markers In Neuroblastoma Clinical Cancer Research 2004:10; 4-12.
  8. Smith LK, Hancock RM. Do we need an age-specific measure of consensual poverty for older adults? Evidence from the Poverty and Social Exclusion survey Journal of Epidemiology and Community Health 2004;61:1567-1575.
  9. Smith LK, Lambert PC, Botha JL. Providing more up-to-date estimates of patient survival: modelling the effects of covariates. Journal of Clinical Epidemiology 2004; 57 (1):14-20
  10. Turner DA, Shaw C, McGrother CW, Dallosso HM, Cooper NJ and MRC incontinence team. The cost of urinary storage disorders to the UK.  British Journal of Urology International 2004; 93: 1246-1252.

 

2003

  1. Baker R, Jones DR, Goldblatt P  Monitoring mortality rates in General Practice after Shipman  BMJ 2003;326:274-6. 
  2. Baker R, Fraser RC, Stone M, Lambert PC, Stevenson K, Shiels C. Randomised controlled trial of the impact of guidelines, prioritised review criteria and feedback on implementation of recommendations for angina and asthma. British Journal of General Practice. 2003; 53:284-291. 
  3. Chilcott J, McCabe C, Tappenden P, O’Hagan A, Cooper NJ, Abrams KR. Modelling the cost-effectiveness of beta-interferon and glatiramer-acetate in the management of multiple sclerosis. British Medical Journal 2003;326:522.
  4. Cooper NJ, Mugford M, Symmons DPM, Barrett EM, Scott DGI. Development of resource-use and expenditure questionnaires for use in rheumatology research. Journal of Rheumatology 2003;30(11):2485-2491.
  5. Cooper NJ, Sutton AJ, Abrams KR, Wailoo A, Turner D, Nicholson KG. Effectiveness of neuraminidase inhibitors in the treatment and prevention of influenza A and B: Systematic review and meta-analysis of randomised controlled trials.  British Medical Journal 2003;326:1235-1242.
  6. Cooper NJ, Abrams KR, Sutton AJ, Turner D, Lambert P. Use of Bayesian methods for Markov modelling in cost-effectiveness analysis: An application to taxane use in advanced breast cancer. Journal of the Royal Statistical Society Series A 2003; 166(3):389-405.
  7. Cooper NJ, Sutton AJ, Mugford M. Abrams KR. Use of Bayesian Markov Chain Monte Carlo methods to model cost data. Medical Decision Making 2003: 23: 38-53. 
  8. Hsu RT, Lambert PC, Dixon-Woods M, Kurinczuk JJ. Effect of NHS walk-in centre on local primary healthcare services: before and after observation study. BMJ: 2003; 326: 530-532.
  9. McKean MC, Hewitt C, Lambert PC, Myint S, Silverman M. An adult model of exclusive viral wheeze: inflammation in the upper and lower respiratory tracts. Clinical and Experimental Allergy: 33:912-920, 2003.
  10. Memon MA, Cooper NJ, Memon B, Memon MI, Stegman MR, Abrams KR.  Meta-analysis of randomized clinical trials comparing open and laparoscopic inguinal hernia repair. British Journal of Surgery 2003:90(12):1479-1492. 
  11. Oommen A, Lambert PC, Grigg J. Efficacy of a short course of oral prednisolone for acute preschool viral-wheeze: a randomised control trial. Lancet 2003;362:1433-1438.
  12. Riley RD, Burchill SA, Abrams KR, Heney D, Sutton AJ, Jones DR, Lambert PC, Young B, Wailoo AJ, Lewis IJ. A systematic review of molecular and biological markers in tumours of the Ewing's sarcoma family. Eur J Cancer 2003 Jan;39(1):19-30.
  13. Riley RD, Burchill SA, Abrams KR, Heney D, Lambert PC, Jones DR, et al.  A systematic review and evaluation of the use of tumour markers in paediatric oncology: Ewing's sarcoma and neuroblastoma. Health Technol Assess 2003;7(5):1-162
  14. Riley RD, Abrams KR, Sutton AJ, Lambert PC, Jones DR, Heney D, Burchill SA. Reporting of prognostic markers: current problems and development of guidelines for evidence-based practice in the future. British Journal of Cancer 2003; 88:1191-1198.
  15. Siebenhofer A, Plank J, Horvath K, Berghold A, Sutton AJ, Sommer R,  Pieber TR. Angiotensin receptor blockers for patients with diabetes mellitus: Meta-analysis of controlled double blind randomized trials. Diabetic Medicine 2003;21:18-25.
  16. Smith LK, Peake MD, Botha JL. Recent changes in lung cancer incidence for South Asians: a population based register study. BMJ 2003; 326: 81-82. 
  17. Smith LK, Lambert PC, Jones DR. Up-to-date estimates of long-term cancer survival in England and Wales. British Journal of Cancer 2003; 89: 74-79.
  18. Smith LK, Botha JL, Benghiat A, Steward W. Latest trends in cancer incidence among UK South Asians: A population based register study in Leicester. British Journal of Cancer 2003; 89:70-73.
  19. Turner DA, Wailoo A, Nicholson K, Cooper NJ, Sutton AJ, Abrams KR. Systematic review and economic modelling of the neurominidase inhibitors for the prevention and treatment of influenza A and B. Health Technology Assessment 2003: 7(35). (Also published as report for National Institute for Clinical Excellence (NICE)). 
  20. Waugh J, Bell SC, Kilby M, Lambert PC, Shennan A, Halligan A. Effect of concentration and biochemical assay on the accuracy of urine dipsticks in hypertensive pregnancies. Hypertension in Pregnancy. 2001; 20: 205-217.
  21. Waugh J,Bel SC, Kilby MD, Lambert PC, Blackwell CN, Shennan A, Halligan A. Urinary microalbumin/creatinine ratios: reference range in uncomplicated pregnancy. Clinical Science  2003; 104:103-107.
  22. Waugh J, Kilby M, Lambert PC, Bell SC, Blackwell CN, Shennan A, Halligan A. Validation of the DCA 2000 Microalbumin:Creatinine ration urinanalyzer for its use in pregnancy and preeclampsia. Hypertension in Pregnancy. 2003; 22: 77-92.

 

2002

  1. Bertolini G, Minelli C, Latronico N, Cattaneo A, Mura G, Melotti RM, Lapichino G. The use of analgesic drugs in postoperative patients: the neglected problem of pain control in Intensive Care Units. An observational, prospective, multicentre study in 128 Italian ICUs. European Journal of Clinical Pharmacology 2002; 58: 73-77.
  2. Billingham LJ, Abrams, KR. Simultaneous analysis of quality of life and survival data. Statistical Methods in Medical Research. 2002;11:25-48.
  3. Bown MJ, Sutton AJ, Nicholson ML, Bell PRF. A meta-analysis of 50 years of ruptured abdominal aortic aneurysm repair. British Journal of Surgery. 89, 1-18, 2002
  4. Cooper NJ, Mugford M, Symmons DPM, Barrett EM, Scott DGI. Total costs and predictors of costs in individuals with early inflammatory polyarthritis: A community prospective study. Rheumatology 2002; 41: 767-774.  
  5. Waugh J, Bell SC, Kilby M, Lambert PC, Shennan A, Halligan A. Effect of concentration and biochemical assay on the accuracy of urine dipsticks in hypertensive pregnancies. Hypertension in Pregnancy. 2001; 20: 205-217.
  6. Cooper NJ, Sutton AJ, Abrams KR. Decision analytical economic modeling within a Bayesian framework: Application to prophylactic antibiotics use for caesarean section.  Statistical Methods in Medical Research 2002;11: 491-512.
  7. Eaden JA, Abrams K, Mayberry JF. Does patient knowledge affect the colorectal cancer risk in ulcerative colitis? Postgrad Med J. 2002;78(924):615-618.
  8. Eaden J, Abrams K, Shears J, Mayberry J. Randomized controlled trial comparing the efficacy of a video and information leaflet versus information leaflet alone on patient knowledge about surveillance and cancer risk in ulcerative colitis. Inflamm Bowel Dis. 2002;8(6):407-412.
  9. Edwards JG, Faux SP, Plummer SM, Abrams KR, Walker RA, Waller DA, O'Byrne KJ. Cyclooxygenase-2 expression is a novel prognostic factor in malignant mesothelioma. Clin Cancer Res. 2002;8(6):1857-1862.
  10. Jones DR.  Discussion of Fayers and Hand. J Roy Statist Soc A 2002; 165:255-6.
  11. Kennedy ADM, Sculpher MJ, Coulter A, Dwyer N, Rees M, Abrams KR, Horsley S, Cowley D, Kidson C, Kirwin C, Naish C, Stirrat G. Effects of Decision Aids from Menorrhagia on Treatment Choices, Health Outcomes and Costs: A Randomised Controlled Trial. JAMA. 2002 288(21):2701-2708.
  12. Konje JC, Abrams KR, Bell SC, Taylor DJ. Determination of gestational age after the 24th week of gestation from fetal kidney length measurements. Ultrasound Obstet Gynecol. 2002;19(6):592-597.
  13. Lambert PC, Sutton AJ, Abrams KR, Jones DR.  Comparison of summary patient-level covariates in meta-regression with individual patient data meta-analysis.  J Clin Epidem 2002;55:86-94.   
  14. Waugh J, Bell SC, Kilby M, Lambert PC, Shennan A, Halligan A. Effect of concentration and biochemical assay on the accuracy of urine dipsticks in hypertensive pregnancies. Hypertension in Pregnancy. 2001; 20: 205-217.
  15. Latronico N, Botteri M, Minelli C, Zanotti C, Bertolini G, Candiani A. Quality of reporting of randomised controlled trials in the intensive care literature. A systematic analysis of paper published in Intensive Care Medicine over 26 years. Intensive Care Medicine 2002; 28:1316-23.
  16. McGrother CW, Donaldson MM, Clayton D, Abrams KR, Clarke M. Evaluation of a hip fracture risk score for assessing elderly women: the Melton Osteoporotic Fracture (MOF) study. Osteoporosis International 2002;13(1):89-96
  17. Parker SG, Peet SM, McPherson AM, Cannaby AM, Abrams KR, Baker R, Wilson A, Lindesay J, Parker GM, Jones DR.  A systematic review of discharge arrangements for older people.  Health Technol Assessment 2002;6(4) 
  18. Roberts KA, Dixon-Woods M, Fitzpatrick R, Abrams KR, Jones DR.  Factors affecting uptake of childhood immunisation: a Bayesian synthesis of qualitative and quantitative evidence.  The Lancet 2002;360:1596-9. 
  19. Smith LK. Measuring deprivation in Health Services Research, with particular reference to analyses of cancer incidence, mortality and survival. Trent Cancer Registry Occasional Report 2001/2.
  20. Song F, Khan KS, Dinnes J, Sutton AJ. Asymmetric funnel plots and publication bias in meta-analyses of diagnostic accuracy. International Journal of Epidemiology. 31:88-95, 2002.
  21. Sutton AJ, Cooper NJ, Lambert PC, Jones DR, Abrams KR. Meta-analysis of rare and adverse event data. Expert Review of Pharmacoeconomics & Outcomes Research 2002;2: 367-379.  
  22. Waugh J, Bell SC, Kilby M, Lambert PC, Shennan A, Halligan A. Effect of concentration and biochemical assay on the accuracy of urine dipsticks in hypertensive pregnancies. Hypertension in Pregnancy. 2001; 20: 205-217.
  23. Sutton AJ, Abrams KR, Jones DR.  Generalised synthesis of evidence and the threat of publication bias: the example of electronic fetal heart rate monitoring (EFM)  J Clin Epidem  2002;55:1013-24.   
  24. Waugh J, Bell SC, Kilby M, Lambert PC, Shennan A, Halligan A. Effect of concentration and biochemical assay on the accuracy of urine dipsticks in hypertensive pregnancies. Hypertension in Pregnancy. 2001; 20: 205-217.
  25. Woods KL, Abrams KR. The importance of effect mechanism in the design and interpretation of clinical trials: the role of magnesium in acute myocardial infarction. Prog Cardiovasc Dis. 2002;44(4):267-74.
  26. Young B, Fitch GE, Dixon-Woods M, Lambert PC, Brooke AM. Parents' accounts of wheeze and asthma related symptoms: a qualitative study. Archives of Disease in Childhood  2002; 87:131-134.
  27. Ziakas NG, Woodruff G, Smith LK, Thompson JR. A study of heredity as a risk factor in strabismus. Eye 2002 Sep;16(5):519-21

 

2001

  1. Billingham LJ, Abrams KR, Jones DR. Simultaneous assessment of quality of life and survival data. In: Stevens A, Abrams KR, Brazier JE, Fitzpatrick R, Lilford R, eds. Advanced Handbook of Methods in Evidence Based Healthcare. Sage Publications, 2001; chap. 20, pp 352-366.   
  2. Waugh J, Bell SC, Kilby M, Lambert PC, Shennan A, Halligan A. Effect of concentration and biochemical assay on the accuracy of urine dipsticks in hypertensive pregnancies. Hypertension in Pregnancy. 2001; 20: 205-217.
  3. Burchill SA, Lewis IJ, Abrams KR, Riley R, Imeson J, Pearson AD, Pinkerton R, Selby P. Circulating neuroblastoma cells detected by reverse transcriptase polymerase chain reaction for tyrosine hydroxylase mRNA are an independent poor prognostic indicator in stage 4 neuroblastoma in children over 1 year. J Clin Oncol 2001 Mar 15;19(6):1795-801.
  4. Cox G., Jones L., Andi A., Abrams K.R., O’Byrne K.J. Bcl-2 is an independent prognostic factor and adds to a biological model for predicting outcome in operable non-small cell lung cancer. Lung Cancer 2001;34(3):417-426.
  5. Eaden J., Abrams K., Mayberry J. Risk of Colorectal Cancer in Ulcerative Colitis: A Meta-Analysis. GUT. 2001;48(4):526-535.
  6. Eaden J., Abrams K., McKay H., Denley H., Mayberry J. Inter-observer variation amongst general and specialist gastrointestinal pathologists when grading dysplasia in ulcerative colitis. Journal of Pathology. 2001;194(2):152-157.
  7. Fitzpatrick R, Davey C, Buxton MJ, Jones DR. Criteria for assessing patient based outcome measures for use in clinical trials.  In: Stevens A, Abrams KR, Brazier JE, Fitzpatrick R, Lilford R, eds.  Advanced Handbook of Methods in Evidence Based Healthcare. Sage Publications, 2001;chap 11, pp 181-194. 
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  9. Johnston K, Buxton MJ, Jones DR, Fitzpatrick R. Collecting resource use data for costing in clinical trials. In: Stevens A, Abrams KR, Brazier JE, Fitzpatrick R, Lilford R, eds. Advanced Handbook of Methods in Evidence Based Healthcare. Sage Publications, 2001; chap. 13, pp 215-230. 
  10. Jones DR, Lewis JA.  Drug regulation.  In Colton E, Redmond C (eds)  Biostatistics in Clinical Trials. Chichester: J Wiley, 2001. 
  11. Konje JC, Abrams KR, Taylor DJ. How discriminatory is the objective structured clinical examination (OSCE) in the assessment of clinical competence of medical students? Journal of Obstetrics & Gynaecology 2001;21(3):223-227.
  12. Lambert PC, Abrams KR, Jones DR, Halligan AWF, Ashmore J, Shennan AH. Analysis of ambulatory blood pressure monitor data using a hierarchical model incorporating restricted cubic splines and heterogeneous within-subject variances.  Statist Med 2001; 20:3789-3805. 
  13. Mckean MC, Leech M, Lambert PC, Hewitt C, Myint S, Silverman M. A model of viral wheeze in non-asthmatic adults: symptoms and physiology. Eur Respir J 2001;18:23-32.
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  15. Sharma RA, O’Byrne KO, Shields F, Gaynor V, Abrams KR, Steward WP. Questionnaire study of the decision to have chemotherapy: closer involvement of the hospital nurse? Clinical Oncology. 2001;(5):328-332.
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  17. Spiegelhalter DJ, Myles JP, Jones DR, Abrams KR. Bayesian methods.  In: Stevens A, Abrams KR, Brazier JE, Fitzpatrick R, Lilford R, eds. Advanced.Handbook of Methods in Evidence Based Healthcare. Sage Publications, 2001; chap. 16, pp 275-294.   
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  19. Sutton AJ, Abrams KR, Jones DR.  An illustrated guide to the methods of meta-analysis.  J Eval Clin Prac 2001;7:135-148. 
  20. Sutton AJ, Abrams KR, Jones DR, Sheldon TA, Song F. Meta-analysis in health technology assessment. In: Stevens A, Abrams KR, Brazier JE, Fitzpatrick R, Lilford R, eds. Advanced Handbook of Methods in Evidence Based Healthcare. Sage Publications, 2001; chap. 22, pp 391-408.
  21. Sutton AJ, Abrams KR. Bayesian Methods in Meta-Analysis & Evidence Synthesis. Statistical Methods in Medical Research. 10:277-303, 2001.
  22. Sutton AJ, Muir KR, Mockett S, Fentem P. A case-control study to investigate the relation between low and moderate levels of physical activity and osteoarthritis of the knee using data collected as part of the Allied Dunbar National Fitness Survey. The Annals of the Rheumatic Diseases. 60:756-764, 2001.  
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