Andrew Y Finlay

Summary

Affiliation: Cardiff University
Country: UK

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Two decades experience of the Psoriasis Disability Index
    Victoria J Lewis
    Department of Dermatology, Wales College of Medicine, Cardiff University, Cardiff, UK
    Dermatology 210:261-8. 2005
  2. pmc Japanese version of the Dermatology Life Quality Index: validity and reliability in patients with acne
    Natsuko Takahashi
    Institute for Health Outcomes and Process Evaluation Research, Tokyo, Japan
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 4:46. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint Skin disease disability: measuring its magnitude
    A Y Finlay
    Department of Dermatology, University of Wales College of Medicine, Cardiff, UK
    Keio J Med 47:131-4. 1998
  4. ncbi request reprint Current severe psoriasis and the rule of tens
    A Y Finlay
    Department of Dermatology, Wales College of Medicine, Cardiff University, Heath Park, Cardiff CF14 4XN, UK
    Br J Dermatol 152:861-7. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint Patient satisfaction with psoriasis therapies: an update and introduction to biologic therapy
    Andrew Y Finlay
    Department of Dermatology, Wales College of Medicine, Cardiff University, CF14 4XN Cardiff, Wales, U K
    J Cutan Med Surg 8:310-20. 2004
  6. doi request reprint Concept of major life-changing decisions in life course research
    Zaheer U Bhatti
    Centre for Socioeconomic Research, Cardiff School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences, Cardiff University, Cardiff, UK
    Curr Probl Dermatol 44:52-66. 2013
  7. ncbi request reprint A critical review of Quality-of-Life Scales for Psoriasis
    Victoria J Lewis
    Department of Dermatology, Wales College of Medicine, Cardiff University, Heath Park, Cardiff CF14 4XN, UK
    Dermatol Clin 23:707-16. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint The practical reality of using a patient-reported outcome measure in a routine dermatology clinic
    Sam Salek
    Centre for Socioeconomic Research, Welsh School of Pharmacy, School of Medicine, Cardiff University, Cardiff, UK
    Dermatology 215:315-9. 2007
  9. pmc The development and validation of the major life changing decision profile (MLCDP)
    Zaheer U Bhatti
    Centre for Socioeconomic Research, Cardiff School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences, Cardiff University, Redwood Building, King Edward VII Avenue, Cardiff CF10 3NB, UK
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 11:78. 2013
  10. ncbi request reprint Translating the science of quality of life into practice: What do dermatology life quality index scores mean?
    Yan Hongbo
    Department of Dermatology, Wales College of Medicine, Cardiff University, Cardiff, UK
    J Invest Dermatol 125:659-64. 2005

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  1. ncbi request reprint Two decades experience of the Psoriasis Disability Index
    Victoria J Lewis
    Department of Dermatology, Wales College of Medicine, Cardiff University, Cardiff, UK
    Dermatology 210:261-8. 2005
    ..The PDI is effective in demonstrating the effects of interventions, both of treatments and in health service research. The PDI has been translated into at least 16 languages and has been used in published research in 20 countries...
  2. pmc Japanese version of the Dermatology Life Quality Index: validity and reliability in patients with acne
    Natsuko Takahashi
    Institute for Health Outcomes and Process Evaluation Research, Tokyo, Japan
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 4:46. 2006
    ..Patient-reported quality of life is strongly affected by some dermatologic conditions. We developed a Japanese version of the Dermatology Life Quality Index (DLQI-J) and used psychometric methods to examine its validity and reliability...
  3. ncbi request reprint Skin disease disability: measuring its magnitude
    A Y Finlay
    Department of Dermatology, University of Wales College of Medicine, Cardiff, UK
    Keio J Med 47:131-4. 1998
    ..A version for use in children has also been described. The information gained from this work can be used to demonstrate the importance of adequately managing skin disease in the community and can help to guide resource allocation...
  4. ncbi request reprint Current severe psoriasis and the rule of tens
    A Y Finlay
    Department of Dermatology, Wales College of Medicine, Cardiff University, Heath Park, Cardiff CF14 4XN, UK
    Br J Dermatol 152:861-7. 2005
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  5. ncbi request reprint Patient satisfaction with psoriasis therapies: an update and introduction to biologic therapy
    Andrew Y Finlay
    Department of Dermatology, Wales College of Medicine, Cardiff University, CF14 4XN Cardiff, Wales, U K
    J Cutan Med Surg 8:310-20. 2004
    ..Many patients report dissatisfaction with traditional nonbiologic therapies because they are ineffective for their psoriasis, are associated with side effects, or impact negatively on quality of life...
  6. doi request reprint Concept of major life-changing decisions in life course research
    Zaheer U Bhatti
    Centre for Socioeconomic Research, Cardiff School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences, Cardiff University, Cardiff, UK
    Curr Probl Dermatol 44:52-66. 2013
    ..Adding the domain of MLCDs to how we think about the burden of disease experienced by an individual, could broaden understanding of the true extent of disease impact. ..
  7. ncbi request reprint A critical review of Quality-of-Life Scales for Psoriasis
    Victoria J Lewis
    Department of Dermatology, Wales College of Medicine, Cardiff University, Heath Park, Cardiff CF14 4XN, UK
    Dermatol Clin 23:707-16. 2005
    ..The experience of use of each measure is summarized and key references listed. Advice is given concerning strategy for choosing which measures to use...
  8. ncbi request reprint The practical reality of using a patient-reported outcome measure in a routine dermatology clinic
    Sam Salek
    Centre for Socioeconomic Research, Welsh School of Pharmacy, School of Medicine, Cardiff University, Cardiff, UK
    Dermatology 215:315-9. 2007
    ..To explore whether clinicians used formal quality of life (QoL) information if provided by patients completing the Dermatology Life Quality Index (DLQI) questionnaire and whether the information influenced treatment decision-taking...
  9. pmc The development and validation of the major life changing decision profile (MLCDP)
    Zaheer U Bhatti
    Centre for Socioeconomic Research, Cardiff School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences, Cardiff University, Redwood Building, King Edward VII Avenue, Cardiff CF10 3NB, UK
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 11:78. 2013
    ..The aims of this study were to develop a validated questionnaire, the "Major Life Changing Decision Profile" (MLCDP) and to evaluate its psychometric properties...
  10. ncbi request reprint Translating the science of quality of life into practice: What do dermatology life quality index scores mean?
    Yan Hongbo
    Department of Dermatology, Wales College of Medicine, Cardiff University, Cardiff, UK
    J Invest Dermatol 125:659-64. 2005
    ..489. Banding of the DLQI will aid the clinical interpretation of an individual's DLQI score and allow DLQI scores to inform clinical decisions...
  11. doi request reprint An assessment of the efficacy of blue light phototherapy in the treatment of acne vulgaris
    Sadia Ammad
    Cardiff University, Cardiff, UK
    J Cosmet Dermatol 7:180-8. 2008
    ..Studies conducted in recent years have shown favorable effects within the visible light spectrum for the treatment of acne vulgaris...
  12. ncbi request reprint 10 years experience of the Dermatology Life Quality Index (DLQI)
    Victoria Lewis
    Department of Dermatology, University of Wales College of Medicine, Cardiff, UK
    J Investig Dermatol Symp Proc 9:169-80. 2004
  13. doi request reprint Impact of topical calcineurin inhibitors on quality of life in patients with atopic dermatitis
    John R Ingram
    Department of Dermatology, Cardiff University School of Medicine, Heath Park, Cardiff, UK
    Am J Clin Dermatol 10:229-37. 2009
    ..QOL data comparing topical calcineurin inhibitors with other active treatments such as topical corticosteroids are sparse and it would be useful for future randomized trials to include QOL measures as a primary outcome...
  14. ncbi request reprint The fingertip unit: A practical guide to topical therapy in children
    Manjunatha Kalavala
    J Dermatolog Treat 18:319-20. 2007
  15. ncbi request reprint Need and greed in dermatology: disease and outcome measures in dermatological healthcare planning
    Florence Dalgard
    Department of Dermatology, Ulleval University Hospital, Institute of General Practice and Community Medicine, University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway
    Dermatology 213:279-83. 2006
    ..The information they can provide can enable provision and evaluation of healthcare quality and contribute to the challenge of making appropriate priority decisions in healthcare...
  16. ncbi request reprint Staphylococcal scalded skin syndrome: diagnosis and management
    Girish K Patel
    Department of Dermatology, University of Wales College of Medicine, Heath Park, Cardiff, Wales, UK
    Am J Clin Dermatol 4:165-75. 2003
    ..SSSS is still associated with mortality, particularly when it occurs in adults...
  17. ncbi request reprint A randomized, investigator-masked clinical evaluation of the efficacy and safety of clobetasol propionate 0.05% shampoo and tar blend 1% shampoo in the treatment of moderate to severe scalp psoriasis
    Christopher E M Griffiths
    Dermatology Centre, Hope Hospital, University of Manchester, Manchester, UK
    J Dermatolog Treat 17:90-5. 2006
    ..Clobetasol propionate 0.05% shampoo is a good alternative to tar blend shampoo in the treatment of moderate to severe scalp psoriasis...
  18. ncbi request reprint Hospitalization for severe skin disease improves quality of life in the United Kingdom and the United States: a comparative study
    R Sowjanya Ayyalaraju
    Department of Dermatology at University of Wales College of Medicine, Heath Park, United Kingdom
    J Am Acad Dermatol 49:249-54. 2003
    ..Therapeutic regimes may vary locally, regionally, and internationally but the clinical outcome of treatment remains the same...
  19. ncbi request reprint The Cardiff Acne Disability Index: cultural and linguistic validation in French
    Brigitte Dreno
    Department of Dermatology Hôtel Dieu, Nantes, France
    Dermatology 208:104-8. 2004
    ..The Cardiff Acne Disability Index (CADI) evaluates the impact of acne on the patient's life...
  20. pmc DLQI scores in vitiligo: reliability and validity of the Persian version
    Shahin Aghaei
    Department of Dermatology, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, Iran
    BMC Dermatol 4:8. 2004
    ..The objective of this study was to translate and to test the reliability and validity of the 10-item Dermatology Life Quality Index (DLQI) questionnaire in Iranian patients with vitiligo...