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Included in this bulletin (click on the link to jump to): Acute Medicine | Addictions and Mental Health | Diagnostics and Laboratory Medicine | Oncology | Paediatrics | Patient Care and Quality Improvement |Professional Practice Rehabilitation and Assessment | Surgery and Anaesthetics |
BARROSO, T., et al, 2018. Patients with inflammatory bowel disease have higher abdominal adiposity and less skeletal mass than healthy controls. Annals of Gastroenterology, 31(5), pp. 566-571.
BOLLI, G.B., et al, 2018 Aug 29. A post hoc pooled analysis to evaluate hypoglycaemia risk with insulin glargine 300 U/mL (Gla-300) versus 100 U/mL (Gla-100) over wider nocturnal windows in people with type 2 diabetes on a basal-only insulin regimen. Diabetes, obesity & metabolism, published online ahead of print.
GILLIS, K.A., et al, 2018 Aug 28. Interaction between socioeconomic deprivation and likelihood of pre-emptive transplantation: Influence of competing risks and referral characteristics. Transplant International, published online ahead of print.
LLANO, A. and MCKAY, G., 2018. The treatment of type 2 diabetes in heart failure. Practical Diabetes, 35(4), pp. 123-126.
ROHRACHER A., et al, 2018. Perampanel in routine clinical use across Europe: Pooled, multicenter, observational data. Epilepsia, 59(9), pp. 1727-1739.
ROSENTHAL, L., et al, 2018. Sensory Electrical Stimulation Cueing May Reduce Freezing of Gait Episodes in Parkinson's Disease. Journal of Healthcare Engineering, 2018, pp. 4684925.
TIMMONS, J. and FISHER, M., 2018. Mechanisms and treatment of heart failure in diabetes. Practical Diabetes, 35(4), pp. 117-122a.
YANG, J.F., et al, 2018. Insights into frequent asthma exacerbations from a primary care perspective and the implications of UK National Review of Asthma Deaths recommendations. NPJ Primary Care Respiratory Medicine, 28(1), pp. 35.
Addictions and Mental Health
FINLAYSON, J., et al, 2018 Sep 02. Reasonable adjustments to provide equitable and inclusive assessment, screening and treatment of osteoporosis for adults with intellectual disabilities: A feasibility study. Journal of Applied Research in Intellectual Disabilities, published online ahead of print.
KINNEAR, D., et al, 2018. Prevalence of physical conditions and multimorbidity in a cohort of adults with intellectual disabilities with and without Down syndrome: cross-sectional study. BMJ Open, 8(2), pp. e018292.
LEHMANN, S., et al, 2018. Development and Examination of the Reactive Attachment Disorder and Disinhibited Social Engagement Disorder Assessment Interview. Assessment, published online ahead of print.
STEWART D., et al, 2018. The influence of alcohol abuse on agitation, delirium and sedative requirements of patients admitted to a general intensive care unit. Journal of the Intensive Care Society, Date of Publication: 2018.
Diagnostics and Laboratory Medicine
AMIRARAGHI N., et al, 2018. Findings on 7000 MRI of the IAM: To scan or not to scan?: A retrospective cohort study. Clinical Otolaryngology, Date of Publication: 2018.
CHENG, H., et al, 2018. Bioimaging of alloantigen-stimulated regulatory T cells in rat vascularized composite allotransplantation. PLoS ONE [Electronic Resource], 13(9), pp. e0203624.
COHEN-DOLEV, N., et al, 2018. Differences in Outcomes Over Time With Exclusive Enteral Nutrition Compared With Steroids in Children With Mild to Moderate Crohn's Disease: Results From the GROWTH CD Study. Journal of Crohn's & colitis, 12(3), pp. 306-312.
DUGGAN M.I., et al, 2017. Prolonged prostaglandin-E2-associated periosteal reaction and elevated C-reactive protein levels. Cardiology in the young, , pp. 1-3.
ELBORN, J.S., et al, 2017. Phase I Studies of Acebilustat: Biomarker Response and Safety in Patients with Cystic Fibrosis. Clinical and translational science, 10(1), pp. 28-34.
IJAZ, U.Z., et al, 2017. The distinct features of microbial 'dysbiosis' of Crohn's disease do not occur to the same extent in their unaffected, genetically-linked kindred. PLoS ONE [Electronic Resource], 12(2), pp. e0172605.
KHARBANDA, M., et al, 2017. Clinical features associated with CTNNB1 de novo loss of function mutations in ten individuals. European Journal of Medical Genetics, 60(2), pp. 130-135.
KHOO L.W., et al, 2018. Limbal Stem Cell Deficiency Secondary to Diffuse Non-necrotizing Anterior Scleritis: A Clinicopathological Report. Cornea, 37(9), pp. 1175-1177.
JOHNSON, V.E., et al, 2017. Traumatic Brain Injury as a Trigger of Neurodegeneration. Advances in Neurobiology, 15, pp. 383-400.
MATHER, A.E., et al, 2018. New Variant of Multidrug-Resistant Salmonella enterica Serovar Typhimurium Associated with Invasive Disease in Immunocompromised Patients in Vietnam. mBio, 9(5), published ahead of print.
MCMILLAN, D.C., et al, 2018. Relationship between nutritional status and the systemic inflammatory response: micronutrients. Proceedings of the Nutrition Society, 1-12, published ahead of print.
PEI, Y., et al, 2018 Sep 11. Clinical and genetic heterogeneity in Melkersson-Rosenthal Syndrome. European Journal of Medical Genetics, published ahead of print.
RAKIC, S., et al, 2018. Systemic infection modifies the neuroinflammatory response in late stage Alzheimer's disease. Acta Neuropathologica Communications, 6(1), pp. 88.
RUTTER, L., et al, 2018. Diagnostic test accuracy of a novel smartphone application for the assessment of attention deficits in delirium in older hospitalised patients: a prospective cohort study protocol. BMC Geriatrics, 18(1), pp. N.PAG-N.PAG.
SHAH, A.S.V., et al, 2018. High-sensitivity troponin in the evaluation of patients with suspected acute coronary syndrome: a stepped-wedge, cluster-randomised controlled trial. Lancet, 392 North American Edition(10151), pp. 919-928.
STEVENSON, A., et al, 2018. Risk stratification of cervical disease using detection of human papillomavirus (HPV) E4 protein and cellular MCM protein in clinical liquid based cytology samples. Journal of Clinical Virology, 108, pp. 19-25.
TANG, E., et al, 2018. Development and feasibility of a smartphone-based test for the objective detection and monitoring of attention impairments in delirium in the ICU. Journal of critical care, 48, pp. 104-111.
ULLMANN U., et al, 2018. ECEL1 gene related contractural syndrome: Long-term follow-up and update on clinical and pathological aspects. Neuromuscular Disorders, Date of Publication: 2018.
ZAMAN, M., et al, 2018 Sep 14. Clinical & laboratory features of seventy-eight UK patients with Good's syndrome (thymoma & hypogammaglobulinemia). Clinical & Experimental Immunology, published ahead of print.
AL-SAADI, H., et al, 2018. Internal hernia post total gastrectomy with Roux-Y reconstruction for gastric adenocarcinoma. International Journal of Surgery, 55, pp. S26-S26.
ANDERSON, R.A., et al, 2018 Sep 13. Determinants of ovarian function after response-adapted therapy in patients with advanced Hodgkin's lymphoma (RATHL): a secondary analysis of a randomised phase 3 trial. Lancet Oncology, published ahead of print.
BAXTER M.A., et al, 2018. Lenvatinib and its use in the treatment of unresectable hepatocellular carcinoma. Future Oncology, 14(20), pp. 2021-2029.
BISAMBAR, C., et al, 2018. Non-functional duodenal neuroendocrine carcinoma: a rare cause of diabetes mellitus. Endocrinology, pp. 2018.
DOLAN, R.D., et al, 2018 Aug 30. The relationship between tumour glucose metabolism and host systemic inflammatory responses in patients with cancer: A systematic review. Journal of Nuclear Medicine, published online ahead of print.
HWAN, S.C., et al, 2018. Can Augmented Reality Be Helpful in Pelvic Bone Cancer Surgery? An In Vitro Study. Clinical Orthopaedics & Related Research, 479(9), pp. 1719-1725.
LINDSAY, C.R., et al, 2018. Somatic cancer genetics in the UK: real-world data from phase I of the Cancer Research UK Stratified Medicine Programme. Esmo Open, 3(6), pp. e000408.
MCCANN, L., et al, 2018. An e-Prehabilitation System of Care for Teenagers and Young Adults Diagnosed With Cancer: Protocol for a Qualitative Co-Design Study. JMIR Research Protocols, 7(9), pp. e10287.
MURPHY, D.J. and BLYTH, K.G., 2017. Predicting lung cancer recurrence from circulating tumour DNA. Commentary on 'Phylogenetic ctDNA analysis depicts early-stage lung cancer evolution'. Cell Death & Differentiation, 24(9), pp. 1473-1474.
PARK, J.H., et al, 2018. Staging the tumor and staging the host: A two centre, two country comparison of systemic inflammatory responses of patients undergoing resection of primary operable colorectal cancer. American Journal of Surgery, 216(3), pp. 458-464.
PUXTY, K., et al, 2018. Characteristics and Outcomes of Surgical Patients With Solid Cancers Admitted to the Intensive Care Unit. JAMA Surgery, 153(9), pp. 834-840.
RINDI G., et al, 2018. A common classification framework for neuroendocrine neoplasms: an International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC) and World Health Organization (WHO) expert consensus proposal. Modern Pathology, published ahead of print.
WATSON-FARGIE, T., et al, 2018. Possible modulation of concurrent Parkinson's disease in the management of metastatic GIST: a review of two cases. The Journal of the Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh, 48(3), pp.242-245.
WEBER, W.P., et al, 2018 Sep 04. Oncoplastic Breast Consortium consensus conference on nipple-sparing mastectomy. Breast Cancer Research & Treatment, published online ahead of print.
ZREIK A., et al, 2017. Carbon dioxide laser treatment of penile intraepithelial neoplasia. The surgeon : journal of the Royal Colleges of Surgeons of Edinburgh and Ireland, 15(6), pp. 321-324.
CIPRANDI, G., et al, 2018 Aug 09. A retrospective systematic data review on the use of a polihexanide-containing product on burns in children. Journal of tissue viability, published online ahead of print.
COHEN W., et al, 2018. Perceptual Evaluation of Voice Disorder in Children Who Have Had Laryngotracheal Reconstruction Surgery and the Relationship Between Clinician Perceptual Ratingof Voice Quality and Parent Proxy/Child Self-Report of Voice-Related Quality of Life. Journal of Voice, Date of Publication: 2018.
DE RIDDER, L., et al, 2018 Aug 30. Use of Biosimilars in Paediatric Inflammatory Bowel Disease: An Updated Position Statement of the Paediatric IBD Porto Group of ESPGHAN. Journal of Pediatric Gastroenterology & Nutrition, published online ahead of print.
GERASIMIDIS, K., et al, 2018. Comparison of Clinical Methods With the Faecal Gluten Immunogenic Peptide to Assess Gluten Intake in Coeliac Disease. Journal of Pediatric Gastroenterology & Nutrition, 67(3), pp. 356-360.
JONES J.P., et al, 2018. Ventricular fibromas in children, arrhythmia risk, and outcomes: A multicenter study. Heart Rhythm, published ahead of print.
LECCE, F., et al, 2018 Aug 29. Cross-sectional study of a UK cohort of neonatal vein of Galen malformation. Annals of Neurology, published online ahead of print.
PATEL N., et al, 2018. Early Postnatal Ventricular Dysfunction Is Associated with Disease Severity in Patients with Congenital Diaphragmatic Hernia. Journal of Pediatrics, published ahead of print.
RAY, S. and FORBES, O., 2018. Quick-Wee is an effective technique for urine collection in infants. Archives of Disease in Childhood Education & Practice, 103(5), pp. 280-281.
SHOOP-WORRALL, S., et al, 2018. Long-Term Outcomes Following Achievement of Clinically Inactive Disease in Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis. Arthritis & Rheumatology, 70(9), pp. 1519-1529.
SMITH, I.D., et al, 2018. What is the best treatment for a child with an acute tear of the anterior cruciate ligament?. Journal of Paediatrics & Child Health, 54(9), pp. 1037-1041.
TESTI A.M., et al, 2018. Risk-adapted treatment of acute promyelocytic leukemia: Results from the international consortium for childhood APL. Blood, 132(4), pp. 405-412.
VAN DIJKHUIZEN E.H.P., et al, 2018. Clinical signs and symptoms in a joint model of four disease activity parameters in juvenile dermatomyositis: A prospective, longitudinal, multicenter cohort study. Arthritis Research and Therapy, 20(1). Article Number: 180. Date of Publication: 15 Aug 2018.
WATT, J. and DICKENS, G.L., 2018 Aug 29. Community-based mealtime management for adolescents with anorexia nervosa: A qualitative study of clinicians' perspectives and experiences. Journal of Child & Adolescent Psychiatric Nursing, published online ahead of print.
WILSON, M.N.J. and GARDNER, L., 2018. When is bronchiolitis not bronchiolitis?. Archives of Disease in Childhood Education & Practice, 103(5), pp. 244-246.
ZWIERS C., et al, 2018. Postponing Early intrauterine Transfusion with Intravenous immunoglobulin Treatment; the PETIT study on severe hemolytic disease of the fetus and newborn. American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology, 219(3), pp. 291.e1-291.e9.
Patient Care and Quality Improvement
ABOHELAIKA S., et al, 2018. Individual and monitoring centre influences upon anticoagulation control of AF patients on warfarin: A longitudinal multi-centre UK-based study. European journal of haematology, published online ahead of print.
CAMPBELL R.T., et al, 2018. Which patients with heart failure should receive specialist palliative care?. European Journal of Heart Failure, 20(9), pp. 1338-1347.
CUNNINGTON, A., 2018. The UK Parkinson's Audit 2017: Transforming care. British Journal of Neuroscience Nursing, 14(4), pp. 195-196.
DE CAESTECKER, L., et al, 2018. Planning and implementation of a FIGO postpartum intrauterine device initiative in six countries. International Journal of Gynaecology & Obstetrics, 143(Suppl 1), pp. 4-12.
JOHNSON, C.F., et al, 2018. Benzodiazepine and z-hypnotic prescribing from acute psychiatric inpatient discharge to long-term care in the community. Pharmacy Practice, 16(3):1256.
LEPOROWSKI A., et al, 2018. Ongoing activities to optimize the quality and efficiency of lipid-lowering agents in the Scottish national health service: influence and implications. Expert Review of Pharmacoeconomics and Outcomes Research, published ahead of print.
MASKREY, M., et al, 2018. Releasing GP capacity with pharmacy prescribing support and New Ways of Working: a prospective observational cohort study. British Journal of General Practice, 68(675), pp. e735-e742.
AL-HADDAD, M.M.F., et al, 2018. Are morbidity and mortality case review practices in Scottish intensive care units aligned to national standards?. The Journal of the Intensive Care Society, 19(3), pp. 264-268.
HAINES, K.J., et al, 2018. Peer Support in Critical Care: A Systematic Review. Critical Care Medicine, 46(9), pp. 1522-1531.
MCDOWELL, J. and BOYD, E., 2018. Community diabetes nurse specialists: service evaluation to describe their professional role. British journal of community nursing, 23, pp. 426-434.
POLLER, B., et al, 2018 Aug 31. A unified personal protective equipment ensemble for clinical response to possible high consequence infectious diseases: A consensus document on behalf of the HCID programme. Journal of Infection, published online ahead of print.
Rehabilitation and Assessment
O'REGAN, R., et al, 2018. 'CPR for Feet' care bundle to improve foot assessment in inpatient diabetes. BMJ Open Quality, 7(3), pp. e000196.
Surgery and Anaesthetics
ALAGHA, M.A., et al, 2018. Reproducibility of the dynamics of facial expressions in unilateral facial palsy. International Journal of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery, 47(2), pp. 268-275.
DANTZER, E., et al, 2018. Using Integra Dermal Regeneration Template Single Layer Thin in practice. Wounds International, 9(3), pp. 71-75.
FARHAN-ALANIE, M., et al, 2018. Current rate of laparoscopic appendicectomy at Queen Elizabeth University Hospital, Glasgow. International Journal of Surgery, 55, pp. S43-S43.
HENDERSON M.A., et al, 2018. Organization and composition of body fluids. Anaesthesia and Intensive Care Medicine, published ahead of print.
MAHMOOD, F., et al, 2017. Hand-arm vibration in orthopaedic surgery: a neglected risk. Occupational Medicine (Oxford), 67(9), pp. 715-717.
MOKOOL, L., et al, 2018. Nicorandil-induced penile ulceration - surgical excision: case series and review of literature. Scottish medical journal, published ahead of print.
PIETROPAOLO, A., et al, 2018 Sep 12. Outcomes of Elective Ureteroscopy for Ureteric Stones in Patients with Prior Urosepsis and Emergency Drainage: Prospective Study over 5 yr from a Tertiary Endourology Centre. European Urology Focus, published ahead of print.
ROBERTSON E., et al, 2018. Anaesthesia for renal transplantation. Anaesthesia and Intensive Care Medicine, published ahead of print.