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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 |
ABRAMS P., et al, 2019. United Kingdom Continence Society: Minimum standards for urodynamic studies, 2018. Neurourology and urodynamics, published ahead of print.
EVANS, S., et al, 2019. Development of national consensus statements on food labelling interpretation and protein allocation in a low phenylalanine diet for PKU. Orphanet Journal of Rare Diseases, 14(1), pp. 2.
FINDLAY M.D., et al, 2019. Investigating the Relationship between Cerebral Blood Flow and Cognitive Function in Hemodialysis Patients. Journal of the American Society of Nephrology : JASN, 30(1), pp. 147-158.
GRADOLI J., et al, 2018. Anticoagulation in patients with ischaemic heart disease and peripheral arterial disease: Clinical implications of COMPASS study. European Cardiology Review, 13(2), pp. 115-118.
KILBY, M.D., et al, 2019. Falling perinatal mortality in twins in the UK: organisational success or chance? BJOG: An International Journal of Obstetrics & Gynaecology, 126(3), pp. 341-347.
RICKETTS H.C. and COWAN, D.C., 2019. Asthma, obesity and targeted interventions: an update. Current opinion in allergy and clinical immunology, 19(1), pp. 68-74.
Addictions and Mental Health
BENSON, G., et al, 2019. Severe alcohol withdrawal syndrome: review of the literature. Drugs and Alcohol Today, published ahead of print.
EVANS, S.A., et al, 2019 Jan 03. Predictive validity and interrater reliability of the FACE-CARAS toolkit in a CAMHS setting. Criminal Behaviour & Mental Health, published ahead of print.
JAUHAR, S., et al, 2018. Is there a symptomatic distinction between the affective psychoses and schizophrenia? A machine learning approach. Schizophrenia research, 202, pp. 241-247.
TAYLOR P.J., et al, 2019. Distinguishing people with current, past, and no history of non-suicidal self-injury: Shame, social comparison, and self-concept integration. Journal of affective disorders, 246, pp. 182-188.
Diagnostics and Laboratory Medicine
GAZDAGH G., et al, 2019. Extending the clinical and genetic spectrum of ARID2 related intellectual disability. A case series of 7 patients. European Journal of Medical Genetics, 62(1), pp. 27-34.
JOHNSTON B.A., et al, 2019. Development and validation of a full model of a four-headed neuroimaging single-photon emission computed tomography scanner. Nuclear medicine communications, 40(1), pp. 14-21.
LEES J.S., et al, 2019. The impact of coronary angiography on renal transplant function. QJM : monthly journal of the Association of Physicians, 112(1), pp. 23-27.
MADURSKA, M.J., et al, 2017. The compatibility of computed tomography scanning and partial REBOA: A large animal pilot study. The Journal of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery, 83(3), pp. 557-561.
MCVEIGH, T.P., et al, 2019 Jan 08. Towards establishing consistency in triage in a tertiary specialty. European Journal of Human Genetics, published ahead of print.
RODITI, G., 2019. Special issue - Non-invasive vascular imaging. Clinical radiology, 74(1), pp. 1-2.
CARDOSO, F., et al, 2018. Characterization of male breast cancer: results of the EORTC 10085/TBCRC/BIG/NABCG International Male Breast Cancer Program. Annals of Oncology, 29(2), pp. 405-417.
De-ESCALaTE HPV, T.G., et al, 2019. Radiotherapy plus cisplatin or cetuximab in low-risk human papillomavirus-positive oropharyngeal cancer (De-ESCALaTE HPV): an open-label randomised controlled phase 3 trial. Lancet, 393 North American Edition(10166), pp. 51-60.
GIRARDI F., et al, 2018. Risks of breast or ovarian cancer in BRCA1 or BRCA2 predictive test negatives: findings from the EMBRACE study. Genetics in Medicine, 20(12), pp. 1575-1582.
INGARFIELD, K., et al, 2019 Jan 08. Determinants of long-term survival in a population-based cohort study of patients with head and neck cancer from Scotland. Head & neck, published ahead of print.
KERR L., et al, 2018. Clear cell adenocarcinoma of the urethra presenting with urinary retention: A case report. Journal of Clinical Urology, published ahead of print.
MCALLISTER M.J., et al, 2018. A review on the interactions between the tumor microenvironment and androgen receptor signaling in prostate cancer. Translational Research, published ahead of print.
MOEKOTTE, A.L., et al, 2019 Jan 07. Histopathologic Predictors of Survival and Recurrence in Resected Ampullary Adenocarcinoma: International Multicenter Cohort Study. Annals of Surgery, published ahead of print.
RANDHAWA, M., et al, 2019. The National Radium-223 Dichloride Audit Group: Data from Patients in 17 UK Oncology Centres with Metastatic Castrate-resistant Prostate Cancer Treated with Radium-223 Dichloride. Clinical oncology, 31(2), pp. e24-e24.
RICH A.L., et al, 2018. ERS statement on harmonised standards for lung cancer registration and lung cancer services in Europe. The European respiratory journal, published ahead of print.
RODGER F.E., et al, 2019. Clear cell carcinoma in the renal vein stump following laparoscopic radical nephrectomy. Back to basics. Journal of Clinical Urology, 12(1), pp. 78-80.
SALJI M., et al, 2018. Peri-prostatic Fat Volume Measurement as a Predictive Tool for Castration Resistance in Advanced Prostate Cancer. European Urology Focus, 4(6), pp. 858-866.
VOHRA, S., et al, 2019. Real-world Experience of Cabozantinib in Patients with Metastatic Renal Cell Carcinoma and Cost Saving from Free-of-Cost Access Scheme. Clinical oncology, 31(2), pp. e28-e29.
ABUARAFEH, I., 2018. Aicardi's Diseases of the Nervous System in Childhood; 4th Edition. Epileptic disorders : international epilepsy journal with videotape, 20(6), pp. 563-564.
DAVIDOVICS Z.H., et al, 2019. Fecal Microbiota Transplantation for Recurrent Clostridium difficile Infection and Other Conditions in Children: A Joint Position Paper From the North American Society for Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology, and Nutrition and the European Society for Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology, and Nutrition. Journal of pediatric gastroenterology and nutrition, 68(1), pp. 130-143.
DE RIDDER, L., et al, 2019. Use of Biosimilars in Pediatric Inflammatory Bowel Disease: An Updated Position Statement of the Pediatric IBD Porto Group of ESPGHAN. Journal of Pediatric Gastroenterology & Nutrition, 68(1), pp. 144-153.
HARRIS R.E., et al, 2018. Skin staining due to intravenous iron extravasation in a teenager with Crohn's disease. Archives of Disease in Childhood, published ahead of print.
HARRIS R.E., et al, 2018. Eating disorder or disordered eating: Undiagnosed inflammatory bowel disease mimicking eating disorder. Archives of Disease in Childhood, published ahead of print.
HENDRY, G.J., et al, 2018. Prevalence and course of lower limb disease activity and walking disability over the first 5 years of juvenile idiopathic arthritis: results from the childhood arthritis prospective study. Rheumatology Advances in Practice, 2(2), pp. rky039.
IRFAN, A., et al, 2018. "Irritable Hip": Diagnosis in the Emergency Department. A Descriptive Study Over One Year. Cureus, 10(10), pp. e3481.
KIROLOS, S. and O'SHEA, J.E., 2019 Jan 03. Comparison of conventional and videolaryngoscopy blades in neonates. Archives of Disease in Childhood Fetal & Neonatal Edition, published ahead of print.
LUCASHERALD A.K., et al, 2018. Proteomic Evidence of Biological Aging in a Child with a Compound Heterozygous ZMPSTE24 Mutation. Proteomics - Clinical Applications, published ahead of print.
MACVICAR, R., et al, 2018. Scotland's GP paediatric scholarship: an evaluation. Education for Primary Care, 29(3), pp. 166-169.
MCLAUGHLIN, P., et al, 2017. Increased DNA Methylation of ABCB1, CYP2D6, and OPRM1 Genes in Newborn Infants of Methadone-Maintained Opioid-Dependent Mothers. Journal of Pediatrics, 190, pp. 180-184.e1.
MILNER, T.D., et al, 2019. A systematic review of simulated laryngotracheal reconstruction animal models. Laryngoscope, 129(1), pp. 235-243.
O'CURRAIN E., et al, 2019. Smaller facemasks for positive pressure ventilation in preterm infants: A randomised trial. Resuscitation, 134, pp. 91-98.
Patient Care and Quality Improvement
BROWN A., et al, 2018. Recognition of the critically ill patient and escalation of therapy. Anaesthesia and Intensive Care Medicine, published ahead of print.
LEVIN K. and CARSON, J., 2018. The hidden health care costs of power of attorney legislation in Scotland: what needs to be done?. Journal of Health Services Research and Policy, published ahead of print.
WALZL, N., et al, 2019. Ceilings of treatment: a qualitative study in the emergency department. BMC Emergency Medicine, 19(1)
WARD, A., et al, 2018. What matters versus what's the matter - exploring perceptions of person-centred practice in nursing and physiotherapy social media communities: a qualitative study. International Practice Development Journal, 8(2), pp. 1-18.
Rehabilitation and Assessment
BHAT, S. and SERPELL, M., 2018. Managing low back pain in primary care. Practitioner, 262(1821), pp. 15-18.
MCDONALD M.T., et al, 2019. Level of adherence to prescribed exercise in spondyloarthritis and factors affecting this adherence: a systematic review. Rheumatology international, published ahead of print.
SMITH, D., et al, 2019. The Scottish Physiotherapy Amputee Research Group Annual Report (2015)...The Chartered Society of Physiotherapy UK Conference 2018, Birmingham, UK, 19-20 October 2018. Physiotherapy, 105, pp. e127-e128.
WILLIAMS, T., et al, 2019. The co-creation of evidence-informed resources to enable physiotherapists to promote physical activity to people with spinal cord injury...The Chartered Society of Physiotherapy UK Conference 2018, Birmingham, UK, 19-20 October 2018. Physiotherapy, 105, pp. e166-e166.
Surgery and Anaesthetics
ECKER B.L., et al, 2019. Risk Factors and Mitigation Strategies for Pancreatic Fistula After Distal Pancreatectomy: Analysis of 2026 Resections From the International, Multi-institutional Distal Pancreatectomy Study Group. Annals of Surgery, 269(1), pp. 143-149.
GORDON S., et al, 2018. Lasers in otorhinolaryngology - A review. Otorhinolaryngologist, 11(2), pp. 51-55.
HENRY A., et al, 2019. 'Nasal flossing': A case report of nasopharyngeal stenosis due to severe erosive lichen planus and a novel therapeutic intervention. International Journal of Surgery Case Reports, 54, pp. 99-102.
MCLEAN M., et al, 2019. The epidemiology of acromioclavicular joint excision. Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery, published ahead of print.
SAPINO G., et al, 2018. ALT flap with vascularized fascia lata for one-stage functional patellar tendon reconstruction. Journal of Plastic, Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgery, published ahead of print.
STEVENSON, R.P., et al, 2018. Has the Expansion in Extended Criteria Deceased Donors Led to a Different Type of Delayed Graft Function and Poorer Outcomes?. Transplantation proceedings, 50(10), pp. 3160-3164.
STOUMPOS, S., et al, 2018 Dec 21. A national study of autogenous arteriovenous access use and patency in a contemporary hemodialysis population. Journal of Vascular Surgery, published ahead of print.
SWINTON P., et al, 2018. Impact of drug and equipment preparation on pre-hospital emergency Anaesthesia (PHEA) procedural time, error rate and cognitive load. Scandinavian journal of trauma, resuscitation and emergency medicine, 26(1), pp. 82.