D Kerr

Summary

Affiliation: Royal Bournemouth Hospital
Country: UK

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Nutrition, physical activity, and obesity
    David Kerr
    Lancet 360:1249. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint Influence of caffeine on heart rate variability in patients with long-standing type 1 diabetes
    Tristan Richardson
    Bournemouth Diabetes and Endocrine Centre, Royal Bournemouth Hospital, Bournemouth, UK
    Diabetes Care 27:1127-31. 2004
  3. ncbi request reprint As fit as a butcher's dog
    David Kerr
    Lancet 365:1981. 2005
  4. doi request reprint Pascal's wager: combining continuous glucose monitoring and continuous subcutaneous insulin infusion
    David Kerr
    Centre of Postgraduate Medical Research and Education, Bournemouth Diabetes and Endocrine Centre, Royal Bournemouth Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, Bournemouth, UK
    Diabetes Technol Ther 12:S43-50. 2010
  5. pmc Comparison of Optimised MDI versus Pumps with or without Sensors in Severe Hypoglycaemia (the Hypo COMPaSS trial)
    Stuart Little
    Institute of Cellular Medicine, The Medical School, Newcastle University, 4th Floor William Leech Building, Framlington Place, Newcastle upon Tyne NE2 4HH, UK
    BMC Endocr Disord 12:33. 2012
  6. pmc Actionable self-monitoring of blood glucose: redefining the role for patients using multiple daily injection therapy
    David Kerr
    Bournemouth Diabetes and Endocrine Centre, Bournemouth, United Kingdom
    J Diabetes Sci Technol 5:1584-90. 2011
  7. ncbi request reprint Information in diabetes care: is there a need to dumb down even more?
    D Kerr
    Bournemouth Diabetes and Endocrine Centre, Royal Bournemouth Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, Bournemouth, UK
    Diabet Med 24:561-3. 2007
  8. doi request reprint Deus ex machina: the use of technology in type 1 diabetes
    David Kerr
    Centre of Postgraduate Medical Research and Education, Bournemouth University, United Kingdom
    Prim Care Diabetes 5:159-65. 2011
  9. pmc Driving with diabetes in the future: in-vehicle medical monitoring
    David Kerr
    Centre of Postgraduate Medical Research and Education, Bournemouth University, Bournemouth, United Kingdom
    J Diabetes Sci Technol 4:464-9. 2010
  10. ncbi request reprint Influence of acute alcohol ingestion on the hormonal responses to modest hypoglycaemia in patients with Type 1 diabetes
    D Kerr
    Bournemouth Diabetes and Endocrine Centre, Bournemouth, UK
    Diabet Med 24:312-6. 2007

Detail Information

Publications51

  1. ncbi request reprint Nutrition, physical activity, and obesity
    David Kerr
    Lancet 360:1249. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint Influence of caffeine on heart rate variability in patients with long-standing type 1 diabetes
    Tristan Richardson
    Bournemouth Diabetes and Endocrine Centre, Royal Bournemouth Hospital, Bournemouth, UK
    Diabetes Care 27:1127-31. 2004
    ..We investigated the effects of caffeine on autonomic dysfunction (as assessed by heart rate variability [HRV]) in this high-risk group and in a control population...
  3. ncbi request reprint As fit as a butcher's dog
    David Kerr
    Lancet 365:1981. 2005
  4. doi request reprint Pascal's wager: combining continuous glucose monitoring and continuous subcutaneous insulin infusion
    David Kerr
    Centre of Postgraduate Medical Research and Education, Bournemouth Diabetes and Endocrine Centre, Royal Bournemouth Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, Bournemouth, UK
    Diabetes Technol Ther 12:S43-50. 2010
    ..e., reason)...
  5. pmc Comparison of Optimised MDI versus Pumps with or without Sensors in Severe Hypoglycaemia (the Hypo COMPaSS trial)
    Stuart Little
    Institute of Cellular Medicine, The Medical School, Newcastle University, 4th Floor William Leech Building, Framlington Place, Newcastle upon Tyne NE2 4HH, UK
    BMC Endocr Disord 12:33. 2012
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  6. pmc Actionable self-monitoring of blood glucose: redefining the role for patients using multiple daily injection therapy
    David Kerr
    Bournemouth Diabetes and Endocrine Centre, Bournemouth, United Kingdom
    J Diabetes Sci Technol 5:1584-90. 2011
    ..These innovations should include technologies that will allow customization and individualization based upon specific therapy regimens...
  7. ncbi request reprint Information in diabetes care: is there a need to dumb down even more?
    D Kerr
    Bournemouth Diabetes and Endocrine Centre, Royal Bournemouth Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, Bournemouth, UK
    Diabet Med 24:561-3. 2007
    ..To assess readability of information provided for patients with Type 2 diabetes on drug treatment for their condition...
  8. doi request reprint Deus ex machina: the use of technology in type 1 diabetes
    David Kerr
    Centre of Postgraduate Medical Research and Education, Bournemouth University, United Kingdom
    Prim Care Diabetes 5:159-65. 2011
    ..the use of technology reduce or even eliminate the biological and psychological variables that prevent people living with diabetes achieving the standard of blood glucose control desired and if so should availability be more widespread?..
  9. pmc Driving with diabetes in the future: in-vehicle medical monitoring
    David Kerr
    Centre of Postgraduate Medical Research and Education, Bournemouth University, Bournemouth, United Kingdom
    J Diabetes Sci Technol 4:464-9. 2010
    ..The development of in-vehicle medical monitoring presents a new opportunity for novel collaborations between two industries, which have safety as a core value...
  10. ncbi request reprint Influence of acute alcohol ingestion on the hormonal responses to modest hypoglycaemia in patients with Type 1 diabetes
    D Kerr
    Bournemouth Diabetes and Endocrine Centre, Bournemouth, UK
    Diabet Med 24:312-6. 2007
    ..To determine whether mild alcohol intoxication (45-50 mg/dl) influences counterregulatory hormone responses to moderate hypoglycaemia (2.8 mmol/l)in patients with Type 1 diabetes...
  11. ncbi request reprint Influence of alcohol on cognitive performance during mild hypoglycaemia; implications for Type 1 diabetes
    E H Cheyne
    Bournemouth Diabetes and Endocrine Centre, Bournemouth, UK
    Diabet Med 21:230-7. 2004
    ..The aim of this study was to examine the effect of mild hypoglycaemia (2.8 mmol/l) with modest alcohol intoxication (levels below UK driving limits) on intellectual performance in patients with Type 1 diabetes...
  12. ncbi request reprint The best defense against hypoglycemia is to recognize it: is caffeine useful?
    J Watson
    Bournemouth Diabetes and Endocrine Centre, Royal Bournemouth Hospital, Castle Lane East, Bournemouth BH7 7DW, United Kingdom
    Diabetes Technol Ther 1:193-200. 1999
    ..Thus we conclude that in modest doses, caffeine may be a useful adjuvant therapy for patients with hypoglycemia unawareness. For once here is a therapy which is inexpensive, safe, and remarkably popular with its consumers...
  13. doi request reprint The influence of liberal alcohol consumption on glucose metabolism in patients with type 1 diabetes: a pilot study
    D Kerr
    Diabetes and Endocrine Centre, Royal Bournemouth Hospital, Castle Lane East, Bournemouth, Dorset, UK
    QJM 102:169-74. 2009
    ..Little is known about the consequences of excessive alcohol ingestion in patients with type 1 diabetes...
  14. ncbi request reprint The effect of evening alcohol consumption on next-morning glucose control in type 1 diabetes
    B C Turner
    Bournemouth Diabetes and Endocrine Centre, Royal Bournemouth Hospital, Bournemouth, UK
    Diabetes Care 24:1888-93. 2001
    ..After drinking alcohol in the evening, delayed hypoglycemia has also been described, although its cause is unknown. We performed a controlled study to investigate this phenomenon...
  15. ncbi request reprint Impaired absorption and omission of insulin: a novel method of detection using the diabetes advisory system computer model
    B C Turner
    Bournemouth Diabetes and Endocrine Centre, Royal Bournemouth Hospital, Dorset, United Kingdom
    Diabetes Technol Ther 3:99-109. 2001
    ..This could assist rational optimization of insulin therapy in cases of persistently poor glucose control...
  16. doi request reprint Immediate in-patient management of hyperglycaemia--confusion rather than consensus?
    S Penfold
    Bournemouth Diabetes and Endocrine Centre, Royal Bournemouth Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, Castle Lane East, Bournemouth, BH7 7DW, UK
    QJM 101:87-90. 2008
    ..In-patients with high blood glucose levels have much greater mortality and morbidity rates compared to normoglycaemic individuals hospitalized with the same condition...
  17. doi request reprint HbA1c 3 months after diagnosis predicts premature mortality in patients with new onset type 2 diabetes
    D Kerr
    Bournemouth Diabetes and Endocrine Centre and Centre of Postgraduate Medical Research and Education, Bournemouth University, UK
    Diabet Med 28:1520-4. 2011
    ..To determine 5-year mortality rates, following the diagnosis of Type 2 diabetes, in a large local cohort of individuals with new onset of Type 2 diabetes seen within a few weeks of diagnosis in a single, community-based education programme...
  18. doi request reprint Randomized control trial investigating the influence of coffee on heart rate variability in patients with ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction
    T Richardson
    Bournemouth Diabetes and Endocrine Centre, Royal Bournemouth Hospital, Bournemouth BH7 7DW, UK
    QJM 102:555-61. 2009
    ..Cardiac autonomic dysfunction post ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction (STEMI) has been linked to an excess risk of premature cardiovascular morbidity and mortality above those with normal autonomic function post-STEMI...
  19. ncbi request reprint Treating obese patients with poorly controlled diabetes: confessions of an insulin therapist
    D Kerr
    Bournemouth Diabetes and Endocrine Centre, Royal Bournemouth Hospital, Castle Lane East, Bournemouth BH7 7DW, UK
    Diabetes Metab Res Rev 15:219-25. 1999
    ..Above all it is important to avoid therapeutic nihilism - a minority of fat people may be jolly but few are truly happy...
  20. doi request reprint Poor numeracy skills are associated with glycaemic control in Type 1 diabetes
    S Marden
    Bournemouth Diabetes and Endocrine Centre, Royal Bournemouth Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, Bournemouth, UK
    Diabet Med 29:662-9. 2012
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  21. ncbi request reprint Alcohol consumption alters insulin secretion and cardiac autonomic activity
    D E H Flanagan
    Diabetes and Endocrine Centre, Royal Bournemouth Hospital, Bournemouth, UK
    Eur J Clin Invest 32:187-92. 2002
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  22. ncbi request reprint Reducing hospital inpatient length of stay for patients with diabetes
    D A Cavan
    Bournemouth Diabetes and Endocrine Centre, Bournemouth, UK
    Diabet Med 18:162-4. 2001
    ..To ascertain the effect of routine review by a diabetes nurse advisor on length of stay for medical and surgical inpatients with diabetes...
  23. ncbi request reprint Preventing glycaemic excursions in diabetic patients requiring percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy (PEG) feeding after a stroke
    D Kerr
    Bournemouth Diabetes and Endocrine Centre, Bournemouth, UK
    Diabet Med 19:1006-8. 2002
    ..We have developed a structured enteral feeding programme aimed at establishing 'normal' feeding patterns and avoiding marked glycaemic excursions...
  24. doi request reprint The relationship between generic and diabetes specific psychological factors and glycaemic control in adults with type 1 diabetes
    C Shaban
    Bournemouth Diabetes and Endocrine Centre, Royal Bournemouth Hospital, Bournemouth, UK
    Diabetes Res Clin Pract 85:e26-9. 2009
    ..Anxiety not depression predicted HbA1c, this association was mediated by illness specific cognitions. Targeting illness specific cognitions may be more productive than treatment of general dysphoria in type 1 diabetes...
  25. ncbi request reprint Influence of caffeine on frequency of hypoglycemia detected by continuous interstitial glucose monitoring system in patients with long-standing type 1 diabetes
    Tristan Richardson
    Bournemouth Diabetes and Endocrine Centre, Royal Bournemouth Hospital, Castle Lane East, Bournemouth BH7 7DW, U K
    Diabetes Care 28:1316-20. 2005
    ....
  26. pmc Preventing childhood obesity: two year follow-up results from the Christchurch obesity prevention programme in schools (CHOPPS)
    Janet James
    Bournemouth Diabetes and Endocrine Centre, Royal Bournemouth Hospital, Bournemouth, BH7 7DW
    BMJ 335:762. 2007
    ..To assess the long term effects of an obesity prevention programme in schools...
  27. ncbi request reprint Day after the night before: influence of evening alcohol on risk of hypoglycemia in patients with type 1 diabetes
    Tristan Richardson
    Bournemouth Diabetes and Endocrine Centre, Royal Bournemouth Hospital, Castle Lane East, Bournemouth BH7 7DW, UK
    Diabetes Care 28:1801-2. 2005
  28. ncbi request reprint Continuous subcutaneous insulin infusion in Type 1 diabetes: patient experiences of 'living with a machine'
    L Todres
    School of Health and Social Care, Bournemouth University, UK
    Diabet Med 27:1201-4. 2010
    ..of this study were to provide in-depth insight into the changes that may be experienced by patients embarking on continuous subcutaneous insulin infusion and to answer the research question, what is it like to live with an insulin pump?..
  29. ncbi request reprint Making 'sense' of diabetes: using a continuous glucose sensor in clinical practice
    Elizabeth Cheyne
    Bournemouth Diabetes and Endocrine Centre, Royal Bournemouth Hospital, Bournemouth, UK
    Diabetes Metab Res Rev 18:S43-8. 2002
    ..Preliminary evidence suggests that the novel technology may allow clinicians to 'personalise' intensive insulin therapy with improvement in glycaemic control...
  30. pmc Central and peripheral effects of sustained caffeine use: tolerance is incomplete
    Joanne Watson
    Bournemouth Diabetes and Endocrine Centre, Royal Bournemouth Hospital, Bournemouth, BH7 7DW
    Br J Clin Pharmacol 54:400-6. 2002
    ..This study was designed to investigate the effects of chronic, staggered caffeine ingestion on the responses of an acute caffeine challenge, during -euglycaemia...
  31. ncbi request reprint Performance of a continuous glucose monitoring system during controlled hypoglycaemia in healthy volunteers
    E H Cheyne
    Bournemouth Diabetes and Endocrine Centre, Royal Bournemouth Hospital, Dorset, United Kingdom
    Diabetes Technol Ther 4:607-13. 2002
    ..Continuous glucose sensing provides a useful means of detecting unrecognised hypoglycaemia in type 1 diabetes, although the duration of hypoglycaemia may be overestimated...
  32. ncbi request reprint Transcranial Doppler blood velocity measurement--the effect of changes in velocity profile
    M J Lunt
    Department of Clinical Measurement, Royal Bournemouth Hospital, Castle Lane East, Bournemouth, UK
    Ultrasound Med Biol 26:1145-51. 2000
    ..We conclude that the possibility of changes in velocity profile must be considered when using TCD to quantify changes in blood velocity...
  33. ncbi request reprint Beyond retinal screening: digital imaging in the assessment and follow-up of patients with diabetic retinopathy
    D Kerr
    Bournemouth Diabetes and Endocrine Centre, Royal Bournemouth Hospital, UK
    Diabet Med 15:878-82. 1998
    ..61). We conclude that digital images provide an efficient method for the follow-up of patients with established or previously treated retinopathy...
  34. ncbi request reprint The prevalence of depression and anxiety in adults with Type 1 diabetes
    M C Shaban
    Bournemouth Diabetes and Endocrine Centre, Royal Bournemouth Hospital, Bournemouth, UK
    Diabet Med 23:1381-4. 2006
    ..The aim of the present study was to determine the prevalence of anxiety and depression in a large UK group of people with Type 1 diabetes...
  35. ncbi request reprint Prevention of childhood obesity by reducing soft drinks
    J James
    Bournemouth Diabetes and Endocrine Centre, Royal Bournemouth Hospital, Castle Lane East, Bournemouth, UK
    Int J Obes (Lond) 29:S54-7. 2005
    ..The increasing prevalence of childhood obesity is a global problem. There are a variety of environmental factors that may be contributing to this increase. One such factor may be the increased consumption of soft drinks...
  36. ncbi request reprint Glucocorticoid epidural for sciatica: metabolic and endocrine sequelae
    A Ward
    Bournemouth Diabetes and Endocrine Centre, Royal Bournemouth Hospital, Castle Lane East, Bournemouth BH7 7DW, UK
    Rheumatology (Oxford) 41:68-71. 2002
    ..The study was designed to investigate the effect of epidural administration of glucocorticoid on insulin sensitivity...
  37. ncbi request reprint Skin-related complications of insulin therapy: epidemiology and emerging management strategies
    Tristan Richardson
    Bournemouth Diabetes and Endocrine Centre, Royal Bournemouth Hospital, Bournemouth, UK
    Am J Clin Dermatol 4:661-7. 2003
    ..The introduction of novel therapies and newer delivery systems is likely to reduce the cutaneous problems associated with long-term insulin use...
  38. ncbi request reprint Measuring caffeine-induced changes in middle cerebral artery blood velocity using transcranial Doppler in patients recovering from ischaemic stroke
    Michael J Lunt
    Department of Medical Physics, Royal Bournemouth Hospital, UK
    Physiol Meas 23:375-83. 2002
    ..001). The clinical implications are unclear at present, and imaging techniques will be required to establish whether caffeine does reduce flow to hypo-perfused regions...
  39. ncbi request reprint The effect of alcohol on blood glucose in Type 1 diabetes--metabolic modelling and integration in a decision support system
    Søren Plougmann
    Department of Health Science and Technology, Aalborg University, Fredrik Bajers Vej 7D, 9220 Aalborg, Denmark
    Int J Med Inform 70:337-44. 2003
    ..We have recently shown, in studies with patients with Type 1 (insulin dependent) diabetes, that alcohol intake at 21:00 h significantly reduced blood glucose values after 10-12 h, compared with control studies with no alcohol...
  40. doi request reprint Initiation of insulin glargine therapy in type 2 diabetes subjects suboptimally controlled on oral antidiabetic agents: results from the AT.LANTUS trial
    M Davies
    Department of Cardiovascular Sciences, University of Leicester, Leicester, UK
    Diabetes Obes Metab 10:387-99. 2008
    ..This subgroup analysis investigated the initiation of once-daily glargine therapy in patients suboptimally controlled on multiple OADs...
  41. pmc Involving patients can work in home blood glucose testing
    David Kerr
    BMJ 326:103. 2003
  42. pmc Preventing childhood obesity by reducing consumption of carbonated drinks: cluster randomised controlled trial
    Janet James
    Bournemouth Diabetes and Endocrine Centre, Royal Bournemouth Hospital, Dorset BH7 7DW
    BMJ 328:1237. 2004
    ..To determine if a school based educational programme aimed at reducing consumption of carbonated drinks can prevent excessive weight gain in children...
  43. ncbi request reprint Improved glycemic control in poorly controlled patients with type 1 diabetes using real-time continuous glucose monitoring
    Dorothee Deiss
    Children s Hospital Charité, Humboldt University, Berlin, Germany
    Diabetes Care 29:2730-2. 2006
  44. ncbi request reprint Tougher at the top
    David Kerr
    Department of Clinical Pharmacology, Oxford University
    Health Serv J . 2008
  45. ncbi request reprint Modelling the effect of alcohol in Type 1 diabetes
    Søren Plougmann
    Department of Health Science and Technology, Aalborg University, Fredrik Bajers Vej 7D, 9220 Aalborg, Denmark
    Stud Health Technol Inform 90:66-71. 2002
    ....
  46. pmc Redesigning cancer care
    David Kerr
    Department of Clinical Pharmacology, Universityof Oxford, Radcliffe Infirmary
    BMJ 324:164-6. 2002
    ..The cancer services collaborative is using improvement methods to reduce delays and improve the service for patients. The nine cancer networks using these methods have cut waiting times and improved patients' experiences of care...
  47. ncbi request reprint Striking differences in glucose and lactate levels between brain extracellular fluid and plasma in conscious human subjects: effects of hyperglycemia and hypoglycemia
    Walid M Abi-Saab
    Department of Psychiatry, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut 06519, USA
    J Cereb Blood Flow Metab 22:271-9. 2002
    ....
  48. ncbi request reprint Fifth revision of Declaration of Helsinki. Clause 29 forbids trials from using placebos when effective treatment exists
    J M Bland
    BMJ 324:975. 2002
  49. ncbi request reprint Marine energy
    David Kerr
    Sir Robert McAlpine Ltd, Maylands Avenue, Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire HP2 7TR, UK
    Philos Trans A Math Phys Eng Sci 365:971-92. 2007
    ..It concludes that a realistic potential contribution to UK electricity supplies is approximately 80 TWh per year but that many years of development and investment will be required if this potential is to be realized...
  50. pmc Of Struldbruggs, sugar, and gatekeepers: a tale of our times
    David Kerr
    Bournemouth Diabetes and Endocrine Centre, Royal Bournemouth Hospital, Bournemouth BH7 7DW
    BMJ 327:1451-3. 2003
  51. ncbi request reprint Overweight children and adolescents
    David Kerr
    N Engl J Med 353:1070-1; author reply 1070-1. 2005