M R Law

Summary

Affiliation: Queen Mary
Country: UK

Publications

  1. pmc Plant sterol and stanol margarines and health
    M R Law
    Department of Environmental and Preventive Medicine, Wolfson Institute of Preventive Medicine, St Bartholomew s and the Royal London School of Medicine and Dentistry, England
    West J Med 173:43-7. 2000
  2. ncbi request reprint Fortifying food with folic acid
    M Law
    Department of Environmental and Preventive Medicine, Wolfson Institute of Preventive Medicine, St Bartholomew s and the Royal London School of Medicine and Dentistry, London, United Kingdom
    Semin Thromb Hemost 26:349-52. 2000
  3. pmc Environmental tobacco smoke exposure and ischaemic heart disease: an evaluation of the evidence
    M R Law
    Department of Environmental and Preventive Medicine, Wolfson Institute of Preventive Medicine, St Bartholomew s, London
    BMJ 315:973-80. 1997
  4. ncbi request reprint Dietary fat and adult diseases and the implications for childhood nutrition: an epidemiologic approach
    M Law
    Department of Environmental and Preventive Medicine, Wolfson Institute of Preventive Medicine, St Bartholomew s and the Royal London School of Medicine and Dentistry, London, UK
    Am J Clin Nutr 72:1291S-1296S. 2000
  5. pmc Value of low dose combination treatment with blood pressure lowering drugs: analysis of 354 randomised trials
    M R Law
    Department of Environmental and Preventive Medicine, Wolfson Institute of Preventive Medicine, Barts and The London, Queen Mary s School of Medicine and Dentistry, University of London, London EC1M 6BQ
    BMJ 326:1427. 2003
  6. pmc Quantifying effect of statins on low density lipoprotein cholesterol, ischaemic heart disease, and stroke: systematic review and meta-analysis
    M R Law
    Department of Environmental and Preventive Medicine, Wolfson Institute of Preventive Medicine, Barts and The London, Queen Mary s School of Medicine and Dentistry, University of London, London EC1M 6BQ
    BMJ 326:1423. 2003
  7. pmc Helicobacter pylori infection and mortality from ischaemic heart disease: negative result from a large, prospective study
    N J Wald
    Department of Environmental and Preventive Medicine, Wolfson Institute of Preventive Medicine, St Bartholomew s, London
    BMJ 315:1199-201. 1997
  8. ncbi request reprint Quantifying the effect of folic acid
    N J Wald
    Department of Environmental and Preventive Medicine, Wolfson Institute of Preventive Medicine, Barts, Charterhouse Square, London, UK
    Lancet 358:2069-73. 2001
  9. pmc Risk factor thresholds: their existence under scrutiny
    M R Law
    Wolfson Institute of Preventive Medicine, Department of Environmental and Preventive Medicine, Barts and The London, Queen Mary s School of Medicine and Dentistry, London EC1M 6BQ
    BMJ 324:1570-6. 2002
  10. pmc Chlamydia pneumoniae infection and mortality from ischaemic heart disease: large prospective study
    N J Wald
    BUPA Epidemiological Research Group, Wolfson Institute of Preventive Medicine, St Bartholomew s and the Royal London School of Medicine and Dentistry, London EC1M 6BQ
    BMJ 321:204-7. 2000

Detail Information

Publications18

  1. pmc Plant sterol and stanol margarines and health
    M R Law
    Department of Environmental and Preventive Medicine, Wolfson Institute of Preventive Medicine, St Bartholomew s and the Royal London School of Medicine and Dentistry, England
    West J Med 173:43-7. 2000
  2. ncbi request reprint Fortifying food with folic acid
    M Law
    Department of Environmental and Preventive Medicine, Wolfson Institute of Preventive Medicine, St Bartholomew s and the Royal London School of Medicine and Dentistry, London, United Kingdom
    Semin Thromb Hemost 26:349-52. 2000
    ..It is proposed that flour be fortified because it is a food product heavily used by most people, and that governmental agencies should oversee such programs because they are responsible for setting public health policies...
  3. pmc Environmental tobacco smoke exposure and ischaemic heart disease: an evaluation of the evidence
    M R Law
    Department of Environmental and Preventive Medicine, Wolfson Institute of Preventive Medicine, St Bartholomew s, London
    BMJ 315:973-80. 1997
    ....
  4. ncbi request reprint Dietary fat and adult diseases and the implications for childhood nutrition: an epidemiologic approach
    M Law
    Department of Environmental and Preventive Medicine, Wolfson Institute of Preventive Medicine, St Bartholomew s and the Royal London School of Medicine and Dentistry, London, UK
    Am J Clin Nutr 72:1291S-1296S. 2000
    ..As with cardiovascular disease, this dietary trend that is commenced in childhood is likely to increase age-specific rates of colon cancer in adult life, but the risk may be reversed with later dietary change...
  5. pmc Value of low dose combination treatment with blood pressure lowering drugs: analysis of 354 randomised trials
    M R Law
    Department of Environmental and Preventive Medicine, Wolfson Institute of Preventive Medicine, Barts and The London, Queen Mary s School of Medicine and Dentistry, University of London, London EC1M 6BQ
    BMJ 326:1427. 2003
    ....
  6. pmc Quantifying effect of statins on low density lipoprotein cholesterol, ischaemic heart disease, and stroke: systematic review and meta-analysis
    M R Law
    Department of Environmental and Preventive Medicine, Wolfson Institute of Preventive Medicine, Barts and The London, Queen Mary s School of Medicine and Dentistry, University of London, London EC1M 6BQ
    BMJ 326:1423. 2003
    ..To determine by how much statins reduce serum concentrations of low density lipoprotein (LDL) cholesterol and incidence of ischaemic heart disease (IHD) events and stroke, according to drug, dose, and duration of treatment...
  7. pmc Helicobacter pylori infection and mortality from ischaemic heart disease: negative result from a large, prospective study
    N J Wald
    Department of Environmental and Preventive Medicine, Wolfson Institute of Preventive Medicine, St Bartholomew s, London
    BMJ 315:1199-201. 1997
    ..To determine whether there is an independent association between Helicobacter pylori infection of the stomach and ischaemic heart disease...
  8. ncbi request reprint Quantifying the effect of folic acid
    N J Wald
    Department of Environmental and Preventive Medicine, Wolfson Institute of Preventive Medicine, Barts, Charterhouse Square, London, UK
    Lancet 358:2069-73. 2001
    ..Folic acid is known to prevent neural-tube defects (NTDs) but the size of the effect for a given dose is unclear. We aimed to quantify such an effect...
  9. pmc Risk factor thresholds: their existence under scrutiny
    M R Law
    Wolfson Institute of Preventive Medicine, Department of Environmental and Preventive Medicine, Barts and The London, Queen Mary s School of Medicine and Dentistry, London EC1M 6BQ
    BMJ 324:1570-6. 2002
  10. pmc Chlamydia pneumoniae infection and mortality from ischaemic heart disease: large prospective study
    N J Wald
    BUPA Epidemiological Research Group, Wolfson Institute of Preventive Medicine, St Bartholomew s and the Royal London School of Medicine and Dentistry, London EC1M 6BQ
    BMJ 321:204-7. 2000
    ..To determine whether there is an independent association between infection with Chlamydia pneumoniae and ischaemic heart disease...
  11. pmc A strategy to reduce cardiovascular disease by more than 80%
    N J Wald
    Department of Environmental and Preventive Medicine, Wolfson Institute of Preventive Medicine, Barts and The London, Queen Mary s School of Medicine and Dentistry, University of London, London EC1M 6BQ
    BMJ 326:1419. 2003
    ..The strategy was to simultaneously reduce four cardiovascular risk factors (low density lipoprotein cholesterol, blood pressure, serum homocysteine, and platelet function) regardless of pretreatment levels...
  12. pmc The dose-response relationship between cigarette consumption, biochemical markers and risk of lung cancer
    M R Law
    BUPA Epidemiology Research Group, Department of Environmental and Preventive Medicine, Wolfson Institute of Preventive Medicine, St Bartholomew s and The Royal London School of Medicine, UK
    Br J Cancer 75:1690-3. 1997
    ..The anomaly is explained by the observation that heavier smokers inhale less smoke from each cigarette...
  13. pmc Serum cholesterol and subsequent risk of cancer: results from the BUPA study
    N J Wald
    Department of Environmental and Preventive Medicine, St Bartholomew s Hospital Medical College, London, UK
    Br J Cancer 59:936-8. 1989
    ..Our results, which are consistent with the majority of other published studies, indicate that a low serum cholesterol is not a cause of cancer...
  14. ncbi request reprint Is cascade testing a sensible method of screening a population for autosomal recessive disorders?
    J K Morris
    Department of Environmental and Preventive Medicine, Wolfson Institute of Preventive Medicine, Barts and The London, Queen Mary s School of Medicine and Dentistry, Charterhouse Square, London, United Kingdom
    Am J Med Genet A 128:271-5. 2004
    ..The performance of cascade testing is too poor to justify its introduction into practice as a screening test for any autosomal recessive disorder...
  15. ncbi request reprint The prevention of neonatal group B streptococcal disease: a report by a working group of the Medical Screening Society
    M R Law
    Wolfson Institute of Preventive Medicine, Barts and The London Queen Mary s School of Medicine and Dentistry, Charterhouse Square, London EC1 M 6BQ, UK
    J Med Screen 12:60-8. 2005
    ....
  16. ncbi request reprint Lowering blood pressure to prevent myocardial infarction and stroke: a new preventive strategy
    M Law
    Department of Environmental and Preventive Medicine, Wolfson Institute of Preventive Medicine, St Bart s and The Royal London School of Medicine, Queen Mary s School of Medicine and Dentistry, London, UK
    Health Technol Assess 7:1-94. 2003
    ..To quantify by how much drugs that lower blood pressure will reduce the risk of ischaemic heart disease and stroke in those designated 'screen positive'...
  17. pmc Anticipatory nausea and emesis, and psychological morbidity: assessment of prevalence among out-patients on mild to moderate chemotherapy regimens
    M Watson
    CRC Psychological Medicine Research Group, Royal Marsden Hospital, London, UK
    Br J Cancer 66:862-6. 1992
    ....
  18. pmc Changes over time in risk factors for cardiovascular disease and use of lipid-lowering drugs in HIV-infected individuals and impact on myocardial infarction
    C A Sabin
    Dept of Primary Care and Population Sciences, Royal Free and UC Medical School, Rowland Hill St, London, NW3 2PF, United Kingdom
    Clin Infect Dis 46:1101-10. 2008
    ..We evaluated changes in risk factors for CVD and the use of lipid-lowering therapy in HIV-infected individuals and assessed the impact of any changes on the incidence of myocardial infarction...