Nazma A Burgess

Summary

Publications

  1. pmc How to advise a patient when over the counter products have failed
    Ian Burgess
    Insect Research and Development Limited, Cambridge CB1 5EL
    BMJ 326:1257. 2003
  2. ncbi New head-lice treatments: hope or hype?
    Richard J Roberts
    National Public Health Service for Wales, Mold, FlintshireCH7 1PZ, UK
    Lancet 365:8-10. 2005
  3. pmc Treatment of head louse infestation with 4% dimeticone lotion: randomised controlled equivalence trial
    Ian F Burgess
    Insect Research and Development, Shepreth, Royston SG8 6QZ
    BMJ 330:1423. 2005
  4. pmc Randomised, controlled, assessor blind trial comparing 4% dimeticone lotion with 0.5% malathion liquid for head louse infestation
    Ian F Burgess
    Medical Entomology Centre, Insect Research and Development Limited, Royston, United Kingdom
    PLoS ONE 2:e1127. 2007
  5. pmc Dimeticone 4% liquid gel found to kill all lice and eggs with a single 15 minute application
    Ian F Burgess
    Medical Entomology Centre, Insect Research and Development Limited, Stow cum Quy, Cambridge, UK
    BMC Res Notes 4:15. 2011
  6. pmc Soya oil-based shampoo superior to 0.5% permethrin lotion for head louse infestation
    Ian F Burgess
    Medical Entomology Centre, Insect Research and Development Limited, Cambridge
    Med Devices (Auckl) 4:35-42. 2011
  7. pmc Tocopheryl acetate 20% spray for elimination of head louse infestation: a randomised controlled trial comparing with 1% permethrin creme rinse
    Ian F Burgess
    Medical Entomology Centre, Insect Research and Development Limited, Cambridge, UK
    BMC Pharmacol Toxicol 14:43. 2013
  8. pmc Single application of 4% dimeticone liquid gel versus two applications of 1% permethrin creme rinse for treatment of head louse infestation: a randomised controlled trial
    Ian F Burgess
    Medical Entomology Centre, Insect Research and Development Limited, 6 Quy Court, Colliers Lane, Stow cum Quy, Cambridge CB25 9AU, UK
    BMC Dermatol 13:5. 2013
  9. pmc 1,2-Octanediol, a novel surfactant, for treating head louse infestation: identification of activity, formulation, and randomised, controlled trials
    Ian F Burgess
    Medical Entomology Centre, Insect Research and Development Limited, Cambridge, United Kingdom
    PLoS ONE 7:e35419. 2012
  10. pmc Treatment of head lice with dimeticone 4% lotion: comparison of two formulations in a randomised controlled trial in rural Turkey
    Ozgur Kurt
    Celal Bayar University Medical School, Department of Parasitology, Manisa, Turkey
    BMC Public Health 9:441. 2009

Collaborators

  • Richard J Roberts
  • Ian F Burgess
  • Elizabeth R Brunton
  • Peter N Lee
  • Katrina Kay
  • I F Burgess
  • Ozgur Kurt
  • Ian Burgess
  • Rebecca French
  • Ruth Jones
  • Tuba Tabak
  • Hakan Kavur
  • I Cuneyt Balcioglu
  • Hasan Muslu
  • Ozge Ermi┼č
  • Yusuf Ozbel
  • Nogay Girginkarde┼čler
  • M Emin Limoncu
  • M Turhan Sahin
  • Cemal Bilac
  • Geraldine Matlock
  • Christine M Brown

Detail Information

Publications18

  1. pmc How to advise a patient when over the counter products have failed
    Ian Burgess
    Insect Research and Development Limited, Cambridge CB1 5EL
    BMJ 326:1257. 2003
  2. ncbi New head-lice treatments: hope or hype?
    Richard J Roberts
    National Public Health Service for Wales, Mold, FlintshireCH7 1PZ, UK
    Lancet 365:8-10. 2005
  3. pmc Treatment of head louse infestation with 4% dimeticone lotion: randomised controlled equivalence trial
    Ian F Burgess
    Insect Research and Development, Shepreth, Royston SG8 6QZ
    BMJ 330:1423. 2005
    ..To evaluate the efficacy and safety of 4% dimeticone lotion for treatment of head louse infestation...
  4. pmc Randomised, controlled, assessor blind trial comparing 4% dimeticone lotion with 0.5% malathion liquid for head louse infestation
    Ian F Burgess
    Medical Entomology Centre, Insect Research and Development Limited, Royston, United Kingdom
    PLoS ONE 2:e1127. 2007
    ..This study was designed to determine whether malathion is still effective and if 4% dimeticone lotion is a more effective treatment for head louse infestation...
  5. pmc Dimeticone 4% liquid gel found to kill all lice and eggs with a single 15 minute application
    Ian F Burgess
    Medical Entomology Centre, Insect Research and Development Limited, Stow cum Quy, Cambridge, UK
    BMC Res Notes 4:15. 2011
    ..abstract:..
  6. pmc Soya oil-based shampoo superior to 0.5% permethrin lotion for head louse infestation
    Ian F Burgess
    Medical Entomology Centre, Insect Research and Development Limited, Cambridge
    Med Devices (Auckl) 4:35-42. 2011
    ....
  7. pmc Tocopheryl acetate 20% spray for elimination of head louse infestation: a randomised controlled trial comparing with 1% permethrin creme rinse
    Ian F Burgess
    Medical Entomology Centre, Insect Research and Development Limited, Cambridge, UK
    BMC Pharmacol Toxicol 14:43. 2013
    ..The purpose of this investigation was to confirm the activity of tocopheryl acetate in a clinical setting in comparison with a standard widely used preparation...
  8. pmc Single application of 4% dimeticone liquid gel versus two applications of 1% permethrin creme rinse for treatment of head louse infestation: a randomised controlled trial
    Ian F Burgess
    Medical Entomology Centre, Insect Research and Development Limited, 6 Quy Court, Colliers Lane, Stow cum Quy, Cambridge CB25 9AU, UK
    BMC Dermatol 13:5. 2013
    ..A previous study indicated that a single application of 4% dimeticone liquid gel was effective in treating head louse infestation. This study was designed to confirm this in comparison with two applications of 1% permethrin...
  9. pmc 1,2-Octanediol, a novel surfactant, for treating head louse infestation: identification of activity, formulation, and randomised, controlled trials
    Ian F Burgess
    Medical Entomology Centre, Insect Research and Development Limited, Cambridge, United Kingdom
    PLoS ONE 7:e35419. 2012
    ..Interest in developing physically active pediculicides has identified new active substances. The objective was to evaluate a new treatment for clinical efficacy...
  10. pmc Treatment of head lice with dimeticone 4% lotion: comparison of two formulations in a randomised controlled trial in rural Turkey
    Ozgur Kurt
    Celal Bayar University Medical School, Department of Parasitology, Manisa, Turkey
    BMC Public Health 9:441. 2009
    ....
  11. doi Do nit removal formulations and other treatments loosen head louse eggs and nits from hair?
    I F Burgess
    Medical Entomology Centre, Insect Research and Development Ltd, Cambridge, UK
    Med Vet Entomol 24:55-61. 2010
    ....
  12. ncbi Current treatments for pediculosis capitis
    Ian F Burgess
    Medical Entomology Centre, Insect Research and Development Limited, 6 Quy Court, Colliers Lane, Stow cum Quy, Cambridge, UK
    Curr Opin Infect Dis 22:131-6. 2009
    ..Problems with treatment, resulting from the selection of populations of lice resistant to insecticides by overuse of some types of product, have triggered an interest in the development of novel therapeutic agents...
  13. pmc The mode of action of dimeticone 4% lotion against head lice, Pediculus capitis
    Ian F Burgess
    Medical Entomology Centre, Insect Research and Development Limited, 6 Quy Court, Colliers Lane, Stow cum Quy, Cambridge, UK
    BMC Pharmacol 9:3. 2009
    ..It has been postulated that some products act by asphyxiation, although the limited experimental evidence and the anatomy of the louse respiratory system suggest this is unlikely...
  14. ncbi Human lice and their control
    Ian F Burgess
    Insect Research and Development Limited, Cambridge Road, Fulbourn, Cambridge CB1 5EL, United Kingdom
    Annu Rev Entomol 49:457-81. 2004
    ..Despite advances, there is a need for a better understanding of louse biology, as existing therapies fail and lice remain potential vectors of disease for millions of people...
  15. doi Clinical trial showing superiority of a coconut and anise spray over permethrin 0.43% lotion for head louse infestation, ISRCTN96469780
    Ian F Burgess
    Medical Entomology Centre, Insect Research and Development Limited, 6 Quy Court, Colliers Lane, Stow cum Quy, Cambridge CB25 9AU, UK
    Eur J Pediatr 169:55-62. 2010
    ..We concluded that, although permethrin lotion is still effective for some people, the coconut and anise spray can be a significantly more effective alternative treatment...
  16. ncbi New developments in the treatment of head lice
    Ian F Burgess
    Medical Entomology Centre, Insect Research and Development Limited, Shepreth, Royston, Cambridgeshire
    Nurs Times 102:45-6. 2006
  17. pmc Prevention of head louse infestation: a randomised, double-blind, cross-over study of a novel concept product, 1% 1,2-octanediol spray versus placebo
    Ian F Burgess
    Medical Entomology Centre, Insect Research and Development Limited, Cambridge, UK
    BMJ Open 4:e004634. 2014
    ..To determine whether regular use of a spray containing 1,2-octanediol 1%, which has been shown to inhibit survival of head lice, is able to work as a preventive against establishment of new infestations...
  18. ncbi Understanding scabies
    Ian F Burgess
    Insect Research and Development Limited, Fulbourn, Cambridge
    Nurs Times 99:44-5. 2003
    ..Increased incidence of scabies in older people has highlighted difficulties of diagnosis and treatment. Ian Burgess describes the life cycle of the scabies mite, transmission of the infection, diagnosis and treatment...