Paul Telfer

Summary

Affiliation: Barts and The London NHS Trust
Country: UK

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Clinical outcomes in children with sickle cell disease living in England: a neonatal cohort in East London
    Paul Telfer
    Department of Paediatric Haematology and Oncology, Royal London Hospital, Whitechapel Road, London E1 1BB
    Haematologica 92:905-12. 2007
  2. doi request reprint Cervical carotid artery disease in sickle cell anemia: clinical and radiological features
    Paul T Telfer
    Department of Pediatric Hematology, Barts and The London Hospital National Health Service Trust NHST, London, United Kingdom
    Blood 118:6192-9. 2011
  3. ncbi request reprint Survival of medically treated thalassemia patients in Cyprus. Trends and risk factors over the period 1980-2004
    Paul Telfer
    Department of Paediatric Haematology and Oncology, St Bartholomew s and The Royal London Hospitals NHS Trust, UK
    Haematologica 91:1187-92. 2006
  4. doi request reprint Update on survival in thalassemia major
    Paul Telfer
    Barts and the London School of Medicine and Dentistry, London, UK
    Hemoglobin 33:S76-80. 2009
  5. doi request reprint Intranasal diamorphine for acute sickle cell pain
    P Telfer
    Department of Paediatric Haematology and Oncology, Children s Hospital, Barts and The London NHS Trust, London, UK
    Arch Dis Child 94:979-80. 2009
  6. ncbi request reprint Quality of life in thalassemia
    P Telfer
    Department of Haematology, St Bartholomew s Hospital, London, UK
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1054:273-82. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint Detecting white matter injury in sickle cell disease using voxel-based morphometry
    Torsten Baldeweg
    Developmental Cognitive Neuroscience Unit, Institute of Child Health, University College, London, United Kingdom
    Ann Neurol 59:662-72. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint An exploratory study of physiological correlates of neurodevelopmental delay in infants with sickle cell anaemia
    Alexandra M Hogan
    Institute of Child Health, University College London, London, UK
    Br J Haematol 132:99-107. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Understanding the causes of problematic pain management in sickle cell disease: evidence that pseudoaddiction plays a more important role than genuine analgesic dependence
    James Elander
    Department of Psychology, London Metropolitan University, London, United Kingdom
    J Pain Symptom Manage 27:156-69. 2004
  10. doi request reprint Nasopharyngeal carriage rate of Streptococcus pneumoniae in children with sickle cell disease before and after the introduction of heptavalent pneumococcal conjugate vaccine
    Ellie Alexander
    Academic Unit of Child Health, Barts and the London School of Medicine and Dentistry, Queen Mary University of London, The Blizard Building, London, UK
    J Infect Public Health 1:40-4. 2008

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Publications13

  1. ncbi request reprint Clinical outcomes in children with sickle cell disease living in England: a neonatal cohort in East London
    Paul Telfer
    Department of Paediatric Haematology and Oncology, Royal London Hospital, Whitechapel Road, London E1 1BB
    Haematologica 92:905-12. 2007
    ..We investigated outcomes in a UK neonatal cohort as a benchmark for care of children with sickle cell disease (SCD)...
  2. doi request reprint Cervical carotid artery disease in sickle cell anemia: clinical and radiological features
    Paul T Telfer
    Department of Pediatric Hematology, Barts and The London Hospital National Health Service Trust NHST, London, United Kingdom
    Blood 118:6192-9. 2011
    ..Routine screening of children with SCD should also include evaluation of neck vessels by carotid Doppler followed by cMRA if a cervical vascular lesion is suspected...
  3. ncbi request reprint Survival of medically treated thalassemia patients in Cyprus. Trends and risk factors over the period 1980-2004
    Paul Telfer
    Department of Paediatric Haematology and Oncology, St Bartholomew s and The Royal London Hospitals NHS Trust, UK
    Haematologica 91:1187-92. 2006
    ..In 1999, a combination chelation regime with desferrioxamine and deferiprone was introduced. We analyzed survival trends in Cypriots and tried to identify factors associated with prolonged survival...
  4. doi request reprint Update on survival in thalassemia major
    Paul Telfer
    Barts and the London School of Medicine and Dentistry, London, UK
    Hemoglobin 33:S76-80. 2009
    ..The life expectancy for those in low-income countries is similar to the situation 50 years ago in Europe and the United States. The global thalassemia and public health community should consider how to respond to this disparity...
  5. doi request reprint Intranasal diamorphine for acute sickle cell pain
    P Telfer
    Department of Paediatric Haematology and Oncology, Children s Hospital, Barts and The London NHS Trust, London, UK
    Arch Dis Child 94:979-80. 2009
    ..There were no serious side effects and questionnaire scores indicated that children found IND effective and acceptable. IND can be recommended for acute control of sickle pain in children presenting to hospital...
  6. ncbi request reprint Quality of life in thalassemia
    P Telfer
    Department of Haematology, St Bartholomew s Hospital, London, UK
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1054:273-82. 2005
    ..Practical measures could be taken to address these issues...
  7. ncbi request reprint Detecting white matter injury in sickle cell disease using voxel-based morphometry
    Torsten Baldeweg
    Developmental Cognitive Neuroscience Unit, Institute of Child Health, University College, London, United Kingdom
    Ann Neurol 59:662-72. 2006
    ..This study aimed to detect the presence and extent of white matter abnormalities in individuals with SCD using voxel-based morphometry (VBM)...
  8. ncbi request reprint An exploratory study of physiological correlates of neurodevelopmental delay in infants with sickle cell anaemia
    Alexandra M Hogan
    Institute of Child Health, University College London, London, UK
    Br J Haematol 132:99-107. 2006
    ..This exploratory study suggests that SCA infants may be at greater risk of neurodevelopmental delay than previously considered, and may provide the impetus for further research into the very early precursors of cognitive impairment...
  9. ncbi request reprint Understanding the causes of problematic pain management in sickle cell disease: evidence that pseudoaddiction plays a more important role than genuine analgesic dependence
    James Elander
    Department of Psychology, London Metropolitan University, London, United Kingdom
    J Pain Symptom Manage 27:156-69. 2004
    ..The results show how pseudoaddiction can adversely influence hospital pain management, and suggest that more emphasis should be placed on patients' pain and analgesic needs when responding to concern-raising behaviors in hospital...
  10. doi request reprint Nasopharyngeal carriage rate of Streptococcus pneumoniae in children with sickle cell disease before and after the introduction of heptavalent pneumococcal conjugate vaccine
    Ellie Alexander
    Academic Unit of Child Health, Barts and the London School of Medicine and Dentistry, Queen Mary University of London, The Blizard Building, London, UK
    J Infect Public Health 1:40-4. 2008
    ..The introduction of PCV-7 appears to be associated with a shift in distribution of serotypes carried by children with SCD. This may have implications for vaccine effectiveness...
  11. ncbi request reprint Guidelines for the management of the acute painful crisis in sickle cell disease
    David C Rees
    Department of Haematology, King s College Hospital, Denmark Hill, London, UK
    Br J Haematol 120:744-52. 2003
  12. ncbi request reprint Pain management and symptoms of substance dependence among patients with sickle cell disease
    James Elander
    Department of Psychology, London Metropolitan University, Calcutta House, Old Castle Street, E1 7NT London, UK
    Soc Sci Med 57:1683-96. 2003
    ..Further research could examine ways that pain-related and non-pain-related symptoms of dependence may be associated with other pain coping strategies and with the outcomes of treatment for painful episodes in hospital...
  13. ncbi request reprint Analgesic addiction and pseudoaddiction in painful chronic illness
    Joanne Lusher
    London Metropolitan University, UK
    Clin J Pain 22:316-24. 2006
    ..This study tested predictions that certain drug-use behaviors and pain-coping strategies were associated with analgesic addiction, and that certain were associated with risk of pseudoaddiction...