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ALI, H., et al, 2019. Implication of interleukin-2 receptor antibody induction therapy in standard risk renal transplant in the tacrolimus era: a meta-analysis. Clinical Kidney Journal, 12(4), pp. 592-599.
BELL S.C., et al, 2019. Patient-reported outcomes in patients with cystic fibrosis with a G551D mutation on ivacaftor treatment: Results from a cross-sectional study. BMC Pulmonary Medicine, 19(1). Article Number: 146.
CARROLL, C.B., et al, 2019. Statins and Parkinson's: A complex interaction. Movement Disorders, 34(7), pp. 934-935.
FRITZEN, K., et al, 2019. Budget Impact of Improved Diabetes Management by Utilization of Glucose Meters With a Color-Range Indicator-Comparison of Five European Healthcare Systems. Journal of Diabetes Science & Technology, published ahead of print.
GALE R.P., et al, 2019. Anatomical and functional outcomes following switching from aflibercept to ranibizumab in neovascular age-related macular degeneration in Europe: SAFARI study. British Journal of Ophthalmology, published ahead of print.
GILLIS, K.A., et al, 2019. Interaction between socioeconomic deprivation and likelihood of pre-emptive transplantation: influence of competing risks and referral characteristics - a retrospective study. Transplant International, 32(2), pp. 153-162.
GRANT C.H., et al, 2019. Proton Pump Inhibitor Use and Progression to Major Adverse Renal Events: A Competing Risk Analysis. QJM : monthly journal of the Association of Physicians, published ahead of print.
HODGSON H., et al, 2019. A multicentre, clinical evaluation of a hydro-responsive wound dressing: The Glasgow experience. Flebologiya, 13(2), pp. 154-165.
HOU, M., et al, 2019. Pulp in Shop-Bought Orange Juice Has Little Effect on Flavonoid Content and Gut Bacterial Flavanone Degradation In Vitro. Plant Foods for Human Nutrition, 74(3), pp. 383-390.
JABBARI E., et al, 2019. The genetic and clinico-pathological profile of early-onset progressive supranuclear palsy. Movement Disorders, published ahead of print.
KALLADKA D., et al, 2019. Increased deep grey matter functional connectivity of poststroke hNSC implanted ipsilesional putamen. Journal of Neurology, Neurosurgery and Psychiatry, 90(8), pp. 959-960.
KASNER, S.E., et al, 2018. Characterization of Patients with Embolic Strokes of Undetermined Source in the NAVIGATE ESUS Randomized Trial. Journal of Stroke & Cerebrovascular Diseases, 27(6), pp. 1673-1682.
LEE, K.K., et al, 2019 Jul 31. Global burden of atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease in people with hepatitis C virus infection: a systematic review, meta-analysis, and modelling study. The Lancet.Gastroenterology & Hepatology, published ahead of print.
LIPTON G., et al, 2019. Prevertebral neck abscess with Salmonella sandiego: A case presentation and literature review. BMJ Case Reports, 12(7). Article Number: e230881.
LOGAN M., et al, 2019. The reduction of faecal calprotectin during exclusive enteral nutrition is lost rapidly after food re-introduction. Alimentary Pharmacology and Therapeutics, published ahead of print.
MACKEN, L., et al, 2019 Jul 22. Efficacy of direct-acting antivirals: UK real-world data from a well-characterised predominantly cirrhotic HCV cohort. Journal of medical virology, published ahead of print.
MCGOLDRICK, C., et al, 2019. MindMate: A single case experimental design study of a reminder system for people with dementia. Neuropsychological Rehabilitation, 1-21, published ahead of print.
MILNER T.D., et al, 2018. Audiological Outcomes in Growing Vestibular Schwannomas Managed Either Conservatively, or With Stereotactic Radiosurgery. Otology & neurotology : official publication of the American Otological Society, American Neurotology Society [and] European Academy of Otology and Neurotology, 39(2), pp. e143-e150.
NICOLSON P., et al, 2019. A HaemSTAR-led, UK-wide 'flash-mob' audit of -intravenous immunoglobulin use in immune -thrombocytopenia. Clinical medicine (London, England), 19(Supplement 3), pp. 82-83.
PATEL N., et al, 2019. Congenital diaphragmatic hernia-associated cardiac dysfunction. Seminars in perinatology, published ahead of print.
SCARBOROUGH, M., et al, 2019. Oral versus intravenous antibiotics for bone and joint infections: the OVIVA non-inferiority RCT. Health technology assessment (Winchester, England), 23(38), pp. 1-92.
SCOTT R.A., et al, 2019. The novel use of a nasal bridle system to remove a foreign body in the ear. Clinical Case Reports, 7(7), pp. 1439-1441.
STEVENSON R.P., et al, 2019. Mycotic pseudoaneurysm in intravenous drug users: Current insights. Research Reports in Clinical Cardiology, 10, pp. 1-6.
TODD, M., 2019. Lymphoedema in end-of-life care. International journal of palliative nursing, 25(8), pp. 407-409.
VUCKOVIC A., et al, 2019. EEG correlates of self-managed neurofeedback treatment of central neuropathic pain in chronic spinal cord injury. Frontiers in Neuroscience, 13(JUL).. Article Number: 762.
Addictions and Mental Health
MAEMPEL, J.F., et al, 2019. The relationship of mental health status to functional outcome and satisfaction after carpal tunnel release. Journal of Hand Surgery: European Volume, published ahead of print.
Diagnostics and Laboratory Medicine
BAJC, M., et al, 2019 Aug 13. EANM guideline for ventilation/perfusion single-photon emission computed tomography (SPECT) for diagnosis of pulmonary embolism and beyond. European Journal of Nuclear Medicine & Molecular Imaging, published ahead of print.
JEROME, H., et al, 2019 Aug 06. Metagenomic next-generation sequencing aids the diagnosis of viral infections in febrile returning travellers. Journal of Infection, published ahead of print.
JONES D., et al, 2019. Multicentre, prospective observational study of the correlation between the Glasgow Admission Prediction Score and adverse outcomes. BMJ Open, 9(8). Article Number: e026599.
KAROLAK J.A., et al, 2019. Heterozygous CTNNB1 and TBX4 variants in a patient with abnormal lung growth, pulmonary hypertension, microcephaly, and spasticity. Clinical genetics, published ahead of print.
KNIGHT, M.J., et al, 2019. Determining T2 relaxation time and stroke onset relationship in ischaemic stroke within apparent diffusion coefficient-defined lesions. A user-independent method for quantifying the impact of stroke in the human brain. Biomedical Spectroscopy & Imaging, 8(1-2), pp. 11-28.
KRUSZKA, P., et al, 2019 Jul 30. Phenotype delineation of ZNF462 related syndrome. American Journal of Medical Genetics.Part A, published ahead of print.
MARTIN, G.A., et al, 2019 Aug 21. Inter-observer variation in image interpretation and the prognostic importance of non-expansile lung in malignant pleural effusion. Respirology, published ahead of print.
MEERSCHAUT I., et al, 2019. A clinical scoring system for congenital contractural arachnodactyly. Genetics in Medicine, published ahead of print.
PATEL, N., et al, 2019 Aug 13. Ventricular Dysfunction is a Critical Determinant of Mortality in Congenital Diaphragmatic Hernia. American Journal of Respiratory & Critical Care Medicine, published ahead of print.
PRAVATA V.M., et al, 2019. Catalytic deficiency of O-GlcNAc transferase leads to X-linked intellectual disability. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, 116(30), pp. 14961-14970.
REDONDO-CEREZO, E., et al, 2019 Jul 29. MAP(ASH): A new scoring system for the prediction of intervention and mortality in upper gastrointestinal bleeding. Journal of Gastroenterology & Hepatology, published ahead of print.
SULLIVAN, R., et al, 2019 Aug 23. Infectious disease screening in patients prior to undergoing immunosuppressive therapy. International journal of clinical practice, published ahead of print.
TAN M.M.X., et al, 2019. Genetic analysis of Mendelian mutations in a large UK population-based Parkinson's disease study. Brain : a journal of neurology, published ahead of print.
VAN DER PLAS E., et al, 2019. Brain Structural Features of Myotonic Dystrophy Type 1 and their Relationship with Ctg Repeats. Journal of neuromuscular diseases, published ahead of print.
WILLIAMS, M.C., et al, 2019 Jul 26. Standardized reporting systems for computed tomography coronary angiography and calcium scoring: A real-world validation of CAD-RADS and CAC-DRS in patients with stable chest pain. Journal of cardiovascular computed tomography, published ahead of print.
BRADLEY, A., et al, 2019. A systematic review of methodological quality of model development studies predicting prognostic outcome for resectable pancreatic cancer. BMJ Open, 9(8), pp. e027192.
BRANDS M.T., et al, 2019. Time patterns of recurrence and second primary tumors in a large cohort of patients treated for oral cavity cancer. Cancer Medicine, published ahead of print.
CHAMPEAUX, C., et al, 2019. Malignant Meningioma: An International Multicentre Retrospective Study. Neurosurgery, 85(3), pp. E461-E469.
COLLISSON E.A., et al, 2019. Molecular subtypes of pancreatic cancer. Nature Reviews Gastroenterology and Hepatology, 16(4), pp. 207-220.
MONTGOMERY, J., et al, 2019. 'Urgent suspicion of cancer' referrals to a head and neck clinic - what do patients expect?. Journal of Laryngology & Otology, 1-6, published ahead of print.
PARK, J.H., et al, 2019. Palliative stenting for oesophagogastric cancer: tumour and host factors and prognosis. BMJ supportive & palliative care, 9(3), pp. 332-339.
PUROHIT P., et al, 2019. Management of Induced Menopause in Gynaecological Cancers and Their Challenges. Current Obstetrics and Gynecology Reports, 8(3), pp. 94-102.
RULACH, R., et al, 2019. 12 week PET-CT has low positive predictive value for nodal residual disease in human papillomavirus-positive oropharyngeal cancers. Oral oncology, 97, pp. 76-81.
SEATON, R.A., et al, 2019. From 'OPAT' to 'COpAT': implications of the OVIVA study for ambulatory management of bone and joint infection. Journal of Antimicrobial Chemotherapy (JAC), 74(8), pp. 2119-2121.
TAN, Y.Y., et al, 2019. Case report: immune-mediated cerebellar ataxia secondary to anti-PD-L1 treatment for lung cancer. International Journal of Neuroscience, 1-3, published ahead of print.
WAKEHAM, K., et al, 2019. A Prospective Cohort Study of Human Papillomavirus-Driven Oropharyngeal Cancers: Implications for Prognosis and Immunisation. Clinical oncology, 31(9), pp. e132-e142.
WILLIAMS A., et al, 2019. New Directions in Vulvar Cancer Pathology. Current oncology reports, 21(10). Article Number: 88. published ahead of print.
WILSON, R., et al, 2019 Aug 18. Primary leptomeningeal B-cell lymphoma. British journal of haematology, published ahead of print.
ALYAHYA W., et al, 2019. Early versus Delayed Fortification of Human Milk in Preterm Infants: A Systematic Review. Neonatology, published ahead of print.
BROWN, K.L., et al, 2019 Jun 12. Incidence and risk factors for important early morbidities associated with pediatric cardiac surgery in a UK population. Journal of Thoracic & Cardiovascular Surgery, published ahead of print.
CAMPBELL G., et al, 2019. Fever after meningococcal B immunisation: A case series. Journal of paediatrics and child health, 55(8), pp. 932-937.
CONSORTIUM ON THYROID AND PREGNANCY-STUDY GROUP ON PRETERM BIRTH, et al, 2019. Association of Thyroid Function Test Abnormalities and Thyroid Autoimmunity With Preterm Birth: A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis. JAMA, 322(7), pp. 632-641.
CULL F., et al, 2019. Spuriously raised serum amylase in a five-year-old girl: a note of caution in paediatric blood sampling. Scottish medical journal, published ahead of print.
GIBBONS C.L., et al, 2019. Establishing a baseline for a national paediatric antimicrobial stewardship programme. The Journal of antimicrobial chemotherapy, published ahead of print.
HARRIS, R.E., et al, 2019 Jul 10. Using A Steroid-Sparing Tool In Paediatric Inflammatory Bowel Disease To Evaluate Steroid Use and Dependency. Journal of Pediatric Gastroenterology & Nutrition, published ahead of print.
JACQZ-AIGRAIN, E., et al, 2019. Population pharmacokinetic meta-analysis of individual data to design the first randomized efficacy trial of vancomycin in neonates and young infants. Journal of Antimicrobial Chemotherapy (JAC), 74(8), pp. 2128-2138.
LOS, S., et al, 2019. A rare complication of ventriculoperitoneal shunt in a neonate. Archives of Disease in Childhood, 104(9), pp. 908.
MASSOLO, A.C., et al, 2019 Aug 14. Propofol Formulation Affects Myocardial Function in Newborn Infants. Pediatric cardiology, published ahead of print.
NORRISH, G., et al, 2019 Aug 14. Development of a Novel Risk Prediction Model for Sudden Cardiac Death in Childhood Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy (HCM Risk-Kids). JAMA Cardiology, published ahead of print.
PUNUKOLLU, M. and MARQUES, M., 2019 Jul 29. Use of mobile apps and technologies in child and adolescent mental health: a systematic review. Evidence-Based Mental Health, published ahead of print.
SANDERS M.R., et al, 2019. Comparing apples and pears: Misleading conclusions about the population mental health impact of a parenting programme, a commentary on Marryat, Thompson and Wilson (2017). BMC Pediatrics, 19(1). Article Number: 269.
SMITH, C. and SCOTT, J., 2019. Necrotising fasciitis complicating hand, foot and mouth disease. BMJ Case Reports, 12(8), published ahead of print.
SYMONDS J.D., et al, 2019. Incidence and phenotypes of childhood-onset genetic epilepsies: a prospective population-based national cohort. Brain : a journal of neurology, 142(8), pp. 2303-2318.
Patient Care and Quality Improvement
BLACKHALL, V.I., et al, 2019. Barriers and facilitators to deliberate practice using take-home laparoscopic simulators. Surgical endoscopy, 33(9), pp. 2951-2959.
HIND J., et al, 2019. The differences between patient and optometrist experiences of contact lens hygiene education from the perspective of a Scottish university teaching hospital. Contact Lens and Anterior Eye, published ahead of print.
JACKSON, A.M., et al, 2019 Jul 25. Healthcare disparities for women hospitalised with myocardial infarction and angina. European Heart Journal Quality of Care & Clinical Outcomes, published ahead of print.
KAPASI R., et al, 2019. Consensus standards of healthcare for adults and children with inflammatory bowel disease in the UK. Frontline Gastroenterology, published ahead of print.
MORRIS, R.L., et al, 2019. Never events in general practice: a focus group study exploring the views of English and Scottish general practitioners of 'never events'. BMJ Open, 9(7), pp. e028927.
SOBANSKI, P.Z., et al, 2019 Aug 06. Palliative Care for people living with heart failure - European Association for Palliative Care Task Force expert position statement. Cardiovascular research, published ahead of print.
WATSON, W.A., et al, 2019. The 6Ps of predicted difficult airway management: a simple quality improvement tool. BJA: The British Journal of Anaesthesia, 123(3), pp. e452-e453.
ALDEKHAIL, N.M., et al, 2019 Jul 31. The association between diabetes medication and weight change in a non-surgical weight management intervention: an intervention cohort study. Diabetic Medicine, published ahead of print.
BOYLE, A., et al, 2019 Aug 07. Clinical Pharmacodynamics, Pharmacokinetics, and Drug Interaction Profile of Doravirine. Clinical pharmacokinetics, published ahead of print.
GALE, R.P., et al, 2019 Aug 05. Anatomical and functional outcomes following switching from aflibercept to ranibizumab in neovascular age-related macular degeneration in Europe: SAFARI study. British Journal of Ophthalmology, published ahead of print.
LENGUERRAND E., et al, 2019. Effect of hands-on interprofessional simulation training for local emergencies in Scotland: the THISTLE stepped-wedge design randomised controlled trial. BMJ quality & safety, published ahead of print.
STEVENS, K.I., et al, 2019 Aug 09. Paving the way towards gender equality: how are we faring in nephrology?. Nephrology Dialysis Transplantation, published ahead of print.
WELDON M., et al, 2019. Using Interactive 3D Visualisations in Neuropsychiatric Education. Adv Exp Med Biol , 1138, pp. 17-27.
Rehabilitation and Assessment
COWIE, A., et al, 2019. Validity and test-retest reliability of a patient-reported outcome measure for an outpatient cardiac rehabilitation programme. British Journal of Cardiac Nursing, 14(8), pp. 1-13.
HEBENTON J., et al, 2019. Relationship between models of care and key rehabilitation milestones following unilateral transtibial amputation: a national cross-sectional study. Physiotherapy (United Kingdom), published ahead of print.
MOLINARI, E., et al, 2019. Modafinil in the rehabilitation of a patient with post-surgical posterior fossa syndrome: a lesson to be learned? Cerebellum & Ataxias, 6, pp. 11.
Surgery and Anaesthetics
AHMAD, M.H., et al, 2019. Meta-analysis of the use of sterilized mosquito net mesh for inguinal hernia repair in less economically developed countries. Bjs Open, 3(4), pp. 429-435.
GENTRY K.R., et al, 2019. Enrollment challenges in multicenter, international studies: The example of the GAS trial. Paediatric anaesthesia, 29(1), pp. 51-58.
HEGDE A., et al, 2019. Surgery for spontaneous intracerebral hemorrhage - A comparative study with medical management in moderate to large sized hematomas. Clinical neurology and neurosurgery, 184. Article Number: 105415.
LAW T.J., et al, 2019. Anesthesia Provider Training and Practice Models: A Survey of Africa. Anesthesia and Analgesia, published ahead of print.
MACFARLANE, A.J.R., et al, 2019. Regional anesthesia for vascular surgery: does the anesthetic choice influence outcome?. Current Opinion in Anaesthesiology, 32(5), pp. 690-696.
MACKENZIE, S.P., et al, 2019. Carpal tunnel decompression in patients with normal nerve conduction studies. Journal of Hand Surgery: European Volume, published ahead of print.
MARTIN, G.A., et al, 2019 Jul 30. Pre-EDIT: A randomised feasibility trial of Elastance-Directed Intrapleural catheter or Talc Pleurodesis (EDIT) in Malignant Pleural Effusion. Chest, published ahead of print.
POWELL, A.J., et al, 2019. Tension band wiring versus locking plate fixation for simple, two-part Mayo 2A olecranon fractures: a comparison of post-operative outcomes, complications, reoperations and economics. Musculoskeletal Surgery, 103(2), pp. 155-160.
SHARMA, K., et al, 2019. Patient-Reported Outcome Measures in Plastic Surgery: An Introduction and Review of Clinical Applications. Annals of Plastic Surgery, 83(3), pp. 247-252.
TIKKA, T. and HILMI, O.J., 2019. Upper airway tract complications of endotracheal intubation. British journal of hospital medicine, 80(8), pp. 441-447.
Well done to Greater Glasgow and Clyde SLT Dermot Fitzsimons for completing his PhD!
Fitzsimons, D., 2019, Pausing Mid-Sentence: Young Offender Perspectives On Their Language and Communication Needs, PhD Thesis, Queen Margaret University, Edinburgh.