St George's Hospital Medical School

Summary

Organization: St George's Hospital Medical School
Country: UK

Top Publications

  1. ncbi Online availability of dextropropoxyphene over time, 2003-2005
    Fabrizio Schifano
    Division of Mental Health Addictive Behaviour, St George s, University of London, United Kingdom
    Cyberpsychol Behav 9:404-9. 2006
  2. ncbi A bitter pill. Overview of ecstasy (MDMA, MDA) related fatalities
    Fabrizio Schifano
    Department of Mental Health Addictive Behaviour, St George s Hospital Medical School, University of London, Cranmer Terrace, London, SW17 ORE, UK
    Psychopharmacology (Berl) 173:242-8. 2004
  3. ncbi Decline in admission rates for acute appendicitis in England
    J Y Kang
    Department of Gastroenterology, St George s Hospital, University College London, London, UK
    Br J Surg 90:1586-92. 2003
  4. pmc The feasibility of using pattern recognition software to measure the influence of computer use on the consultation
    Simon de Lusignan
    Primary Care Informatics, Department of Community Health Sciences, Hunter Wing, St George s Hospital Medical School, London, SW17 ORE, UK
    BMC Med Inform Decis Mak 3:12. 2003
  5. ncbi Motivating children and adolescents to improve adherence
    Bryan Lask
    St Georges Hospital Medical School, University of London, London SW17 0RE, United Kingdom
    J Pediatr 143:430-3. 2003
  6. ncbi Assertive outreach teams in London: models of operation. Pan-London Assertive Outreach Study, part 1
    Christine Wright
    Department of General Psychiatry, St George s Hospital Medical School and South West London and St George s Mental Health Trust, London, UK
    Br J Psychiatry 183:132-8. 2003
  7. ncbi The color loci of mice--a genetic century
    Dorothy C Bennett
    Department of Basic Medical Sciences, St George s Hospital Medical School, London, UK
    Pigment Cell Res 16:333-44. 2003
  8. ncbi A newly recognized autosomal recessive syndrome with abnormal vertebral ossification, rib abnormalities, and nephrogenic rests
    Federico Prefumo
    Fetal Medicine Unit, Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, St George s Hospital Medical School, London, United Kingdom
    Am J Med Genet A 120:386-8. 2003
  9. ncbi What are older people prepared to do to avoid falling? A qualitative study in London
    Janet M Simpson
    Centre for Rehabilitation and Ageing, Division of Geriatric Medicine, St George s Hospital Medical School, London
    Br J Community Nurs 8:152, 154-9. 2003
  10. ncbi Growth charts for breastfed babies
    A F Williams
    Department of Child Health, St George s Hospital Medical School, London, UK
    Acta Paediatr 91:1282-3. 2002

Research Grants

  1. Neuronal Basis of Control of Alcohol Consumption
    Hilary Little; Fiscal Year: 2004
  2. Brain corticosterone and alcohol: mechanisms
    Hilary Little; Fiscal Year: 2005

Detail Information

Publications62

  1. ncbi Online availability of dextropropoxyphene over time, 2003-2005
    Fabrizio Schifano
    Division of Mental Health Addictive Behaviour, St George s, University of London, United Kingdom
    Cyberpsychol Behav 9:404-9. 2006
    ..The emergence of Internet as an unregulated source of controlled substances is an important development that may have significant public health implications. This issue needs to be dealt with at both international and national level...
  2. ncbi A bitter pill. Overview of ecstasy (MDMA, MDA) related fatalities
    Fabrizio Schifano
    Department of Mental Health Addictive Behaviour, St George s Hospital Medical School, University of London, Cranmer Terrace, London, SW17 ORE, UK
    Psychopharmacology (Berl) 173:242-8. 2004
    ..The issue of ecstasy-related fatalities has extensively attracted the attention of both the media and the general public, but less so of the scientific literature...
  3. ncbi Decline in admission rates for acute appendicitis in England
    J Y Kang
    Department of Gastroenterology, St George s Hospital, University College London, London, UK
    Br J Surg 90:1586-92. 2003
    ..The aim of this study was to determine time trends in hospital admissions for acute appendicitis in England between 1989-1990 and 1999-2000, and in population mortality rates for appendicitis from 1979 to 1999...
  4. pmc The feasibility of using pattern recognition software to measure the influence of computer use on the consultation
    Simon de Lusignan
    Primary Care Informatics, Department of Community Health Sciences, Hunter Wing, St George s Hospital Medical School, London, SW17 ORE, UK
    BMC Med Inform Decis Mak 3:12. 2003
    ..If this proved possible it would provide, for the first time, an objective quantitative measure of computer use and a measure of the attention and responsiveness of the general practitioner towards the patient...
  5. ncbi Motivating children and adolescents to improve adherence
    Bryan Lask
    St Georges Hospital Medical School, University of London, London SW17 0RE, United Kingdom
    J Pediatr 143:430-3. 2003
  6. ncbi Assertive outreach teams in London: models of operation. Pan-London Assertive Outreach Study, part 1
    Christine Wright
    Department of General Psychiatry, St George s Hospital Medical School and South West London and St George s Mental Health Trust, London, UK
    Br J Psychiatry 183:132-8. 2003
    ..Assertive outreach teams have been introduced in the UK, based on the assertive community treatment (ACT) model. It is unclear how models of community care translate from one culture to another or the degree of adaptation that may result...
  7. ncbi The color loci of mice--a genetic century
    Dorothy C Bennett
    Department of Basic Medical Sciences, St George s Hospital Medical School, London, UK
    Pigment Cell Res 16:333-44. 2003
    ..The mutant mice also provide valuable models for the study of human disease...
  8. ncbi A newly recognized autosomal recessive syndrome with abnormal vertebral ossification, rib abnormalities, and nephrogenic rests
    Federico Prefumo
    Fetal Medicine Unit, Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, St George s Hospital Medical School, London, United Kingdom
    Am J Med Genet A 120:386-8. 2003
    ..We suggest that this is a newly recognized autosomal recessive syndrome...
  9. ncbi What are older people prepared to do to avoid falling? A qualitative study in London
    Janet M Simpson
    Centre for Rehabilitation and Ageing, Division of Geriatric Medicine, St George s Hospital Medical School, London
    Br J Community Nurs 8:152, 154-9. 2003
    ..Health professionals should encourage older people to exercise and when making home safety visits should confer with their clients, taking their preferences about adaptations into account...
  10. ncbi Growth charts for breastfed babies
    A F Williams
    Department of Child Health, St George s Hospital Medical School, London, UK
    Acta Paediatr 91:1282-3. 2002
  11. ncbi Does extra staff change clinical practice? A prospective study of the impact of extra resources in mental health teams
    A Kent
    Department of Psychiatry, St George s Hospital Medical School, London, UK
    Acta Psychiatr Scand 107:50-3. 2003
    ....
  12. ncbi Diagnosis and management of vertebral artery stenosis
    G C Cloud
    Division of Clinical Neuroscience, St George s Hospital Medical School, Cranmer Terrace, London SW17 0RE, UK
    QJM 96:27-54. 2003
  13. ncbi Diffusion tensor imaging in spinal cord: methods and applications - a review
    Chris A Clark
    St George s Hospital Medical School, Cranmer Terrace, London SW17 0RE, UK
    NMR Biomed 15:578-86. 2002
    ..In this review current technical aspects, clinical applications and the suggested future development of spinal cord diffusion imaging are discussed...
  14. pmc Detection of Chlamydia trachomatis infection in early pregnancy using self-administered vaginal swabs and first pass urines: a cross-sectional community-based survey
    Pippa Oakeshott
    Department of General Practice, St George s Hospital Medical School, London
    Br J Gen Pract 52:830-2. 2002
    ..This is the first study to show that non-invasive screening in early pregnancy is feasible in the community. Although swabs detected 10% more infections, nearly half the women preferred providing urine specimens...
  15. ncbi Quantification of mitochondrial sublimons in human fibrillating atria
    Nidal Maarouf
    Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, St George s Hospital Medical School, Cranmer Terrace, London SW17 0RE, UK
    Clin Sci (Lond) 106:653-9. 2004
    ..52), underlying disease ( P =0.94), medication and gender (2.84+/-0.72 in females vs 2.97+/-0.67 in males; P =0.431). In conclusion, our findings do not indicate any role of mtDNA in the pathophysiology of AF...
  16. pmc Trends in prevalence of symptoms of asthma, hay fever, and eczema in 12-14 year olds in the British Isles, 1995-2002: questionnaire survey
    H Ross Anderson
    Department of Community Health Sciences, St George s Hospital Medical School, London SW17 0RE
    BMJ 328:1052-3. 2004
  17. ncbi Prevalence, detection, management, and control of hypertension in Ashanti, West Africa
    Francesco P Cappuccio
    Department of Community Health Sciences, St George s Hospital Medical School, Cranmer Terrace, London SW17 0RE, UK
    Hypertension 43:1017-22. 2004
    ..Detection rates are suboptimal in both men and women, especially in rural areas. Adequate treatment of high BP is at a very low level. There is an urgent need for preventive strategies on hypertension control in Ghana...
  18. ncbi Ethical dilemmas in training tomorrow's doctors
    Patricia Hamilton
    Consultant Neonatologist, St George s Hospital, London, UK
    Paediatr Respir Rev 7:129-34. 2006
    ..Patients involvement in teaching, assessment and formal examinations is discussed...
  19. ncbi Measuring the effects of COPD on the patient
    Paul Jones
    St George s Hospital Medical School, Cranmer Terrace, London SW17 0RE, UK
    Respir Med 99:S11-8. 2005
    ..Future developments will include computerising these methodologies to permit faster and more individual patient-centred measurements...
  20. ncbi Can transcranial Doppler discriminate between solid and gaseous microemboli? Assessment of a dual-frequency transducer system
    Hugh S Markus
    Clinical Neuroscience, Department of Cardiac and Vascular Sciences, St George s Hospital Medical School, Cranmer Terr, London, SW17 0RE, UK
    Stroke 36:1731-4. 2005
    ..An initial study with a small sample size suggested it provided excellent discrimination. We performed a validation study in subjects with embolic signals of known nature...
  21. ncbi Social networks among users of mental health day care--predictors of social contacts and confiding relationships
    Jocelyn Catty
    Dept of Mental Health, Jenner Wing, St George s Hospital Medical School, Cranmer Terrace, London SW17 0RE, UK
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 40:467-74. 2005
    ..The social networks of people with mental illness have received much attention, but users of day care services have rarely been considered...
  22. ncbi Lymphoedema-distichiasis and FOXC2: unreported mutations, de novo mutation estimate, families without coding mutations
    Carolyn Sholto-Douglas-Vernon
    Medical Genetics Unit, Department of Clinical Developmental Sciences, St George s Medical School, Cranmer Terrace, Tooting, London, SW17 ORE, UK
    Hum Genet 117:238-42. 2005
    ..Sixteen previously unpublished mutations are reported, plus an estimate of the frequency of new mutations in this disorder...
  23. ncbi Phosphodiesterase 4D gene, ischemic stroke, and asymptomatic carotid atherosclerosis
    S Bevan
    Department of Clinical Neuroscience, St George s Hospital Medical School, Tooting, London, UK
    Stroke 36:949-53. 2005
    ..To assess a role in early atherosclerosis, we also sought associations with underlying asymptomatic atherosclerosis itself, assessed by carotid ultrasound in a community population...
  24. ncbi A lesson learnt: the importance of modelling in randomized controlled trials for complex interventions in primary care
    Gill Rowlands
    Department of General Practice, The University of Melbourne, 200 Berkeley Street, Carlton, Victoria 3053, Australia
    Fam Pract 22:132-9. 2005
    ..Health care interventions are often complex in themselves and are always applied in complex settings. Such interventions require a process of careful 'modelling' to maximize the chances of successful trials that will add to knowledge...
  25. pmc Flecainide challenge test for the diagnosis of Brugada syndrome
    M K Sinha
    Department of Cardiology, Atkinson Morley Wing, St George s Hospital, Blackshaw Road, London SW17 0QT, UK
    Postgrad Med J 80:723. 2004
  26. ncbi Prognostic value of heterogeneity of ventricular repolarization in survivors of acute myocardial infarction
    Velislav N Batchvarov
    Department of Cardiac and Vascular Sciences, St George s Hospital Medical School, London, England
    Clin Cardiol 27:653-9. 2004
    ....
  27. ncbi Effects of the cannabinoid CB1 receptor antagonist SR141716 on oxygen consumption and soleus muscle glucose uptake in Lep(ob)/Lep(ob) mice
    Y L Liu
    Department of Physiology, Basic Medical Sciences, St George s Hospital Medical School, Tooting, London SW17 0RE, UK
    Int J Obes (Lond) 29:183-7. 2005
    ..To investigate the effect of SR141716, a selective CB1 receptor antagonist, on energy expenditure and on glucose uptake in isolated soleus muscle of Lep(ob)/Lep(ob) mice...
  28. ncbi Human serum IgA1 is substituted with up to six O-glycans as shown by matrix assisted laser desorption ionisation time-of-flight mass spectrometry
    Edward Tarelli
    Medical Biomics Centre, St George s Hospital Medical School, Cranmer Terrace, London SW17 ORE, UK
    Carbohydr Res 339:2329-35. 2004
    ..Hexa-substitution accounts for around 5-10% the glycoforms. This is, we believe, the first report of hexa-O-substitution with GalNAc of human serum IgA1...
  29. ncbi Insights into the autoimmune nature of aplastic anaemia
    Judith C W Marsh
    St George s Hospital Medical School, London SW17 ORE, UK
    Lancet 364:308-9. 2004
  30. ncbi Monitoring immunosuppressive drugs: has it a future?
    David W Holt
    Analytical Unit, St Georges Hospital Medical School, London, England
    Ther Drug Monit 26:244-7. 2004
  31. ncbi The sonographic evaluation of tubal patency with stimulated acoustic emission imaging
    F Prefumo
    UO Ostetricia e Ginecologia, Istituto G Gaslini, Universita di Genova, Italy
    Ultrasound Obstet Gynecol 20:386-9. 2002
    ..The purpose of this study was to investigate whether SAE might be detected by transvaginal sonography and whether this technique may be useful in the assessment of tubal patency by hysterosalpingo-contrast sonography (SAE-HyCoSy)...
  32. ncbi Switching antipsychotic medications: general recommendations and switching to amisulpride
    T Burns
    Department of Psychiatry, St George s Hospital Medical School, London, UK
    Curr Med Res Opin 18:201-8. 2002
    ..A total of 62% of patients received amisulpride doses in the range 400-800 mg/day and most (72%) required no dose adjustment. The great majority of patients (87%) switched to amisulpride without problems...
  33. ncbi A comparison of the abuse liability and dependence potential of nicotine patch, gum, spray and inhaler
    R West
    St George s Hospital Medical School, London, UK
    Psychopharmacology (Berl) 149:198-202. 2000
    ..Nicotine replacement therapy (NRT) in varying forms is becoming widely used. Clinicians, therapists and regulatory authorities are interested in the abuse liability and dependence potential of the different forms...
  34. ncbi The emetic reflex in a reptile (Crocodylus porosus)
    P L Andrews
    Department of Physiology, St George s Hospital Medical School, Cranmer Terrace, London, SW17 0RE, UK
    J Exp Biol 203:1625-32. 2000
    ..7+/-0.1 kPa during respiration). The significance of these results is discussed in the context of the role(s) of vomiting as a protective reflex and as a mechanism for removal of indigestible food residues (e.g. fur, claws) from the gut...
  35. ncbi Automatic measurement of long-term heart rate variability by implanted single-chamber devices
    M Malik
    Department of Cardiological Sciences, St George s Hospital Medical School, London, UK
    Med Biol Eng Comput 37:585-94. 1999
    ....
  36. ncbi Short-, mid-, and long-term reproducibility of the atrial signal-averaged electrocardiogram in healthy subjects: comparison with the conventional ventricular signal-averaged electrocardiogram
    I Savelieva
    Department of Cardiological Sciences, St George s Hospital Medical School, London, United Kingdom
    Pacing Clin Electrophysiol 23:122-7. 2000
    ..The study showed a satisfactory short- and long-term reproducibility of Ptot in the atrial SAECG in healthy subjects. However, low reproducibility of the voltage parameters should be considered in clinical applications...
  37. ncbi Acute effect of glucose tablets on desire to smoke
    R West
    St George s Hospital Medical School, London, UK
    Psychopharmacology (Berl) 147:319-21. 1999
    ..Previous research suggests that glucose may reduce desire to smoke during periods of abstinence but a definitive test is needed...
  38. ncbi Application of magnetic resonance techniques for imaging tumour physiology
    M Stubbs
    Cancer Research Campaign Biomedical Magnetic Resonance Research Group, Department of Biochemistry, St George s Hospital Medical School, London, UK
    Acta Oncol 38:845-53. 1999
    ..g. 5FU, ifosfamide) and their metabolites at their sites of action. The role of these state-of-the-art MR methods in imaging tumour physiology and their potential role in the clinic are discussed...
  39. ncbi The effects of adiposity and weight change on forced expiratory volume decline in a longitudinal study of adults
    I M Carey
    Department of Public Health Sciences, St George s Hospital Medical School, London, UK
    Int J Obes Relat Metab Disord 23:979-85. 1999
    ..To investigate whether changes in anthropometric measures are related to lung function decline...
  40. ncbi The role of HIV gp120 in the disruption of the immune system
    A G Dalgleish
    Department of Oncology, St George s Hospital Medical School, London, UK
    Immunol Lett 66:81-7. 1999
    ..In order to test this hypothesis further we have examined whether gp120 itself can bind and present specific peptides which may be capable of eliciting 'allo' activation responses in particular hosts...
  41. ncbi What should we expect from the next generation of antiarrhythmic drugs?
    A J Camm
    Department of Cardiological Sciences, St George s Hospital Medical School, London, United Kingdom
    J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 10:307-17. 1999
    ..Long-term goals of antiarrhythmic therapy include upstream approaches, such as identification of the biochemical intermediaries of the process and, eventually, of molecular and genetic lesions involved in arrhythmogenesis...
  42. ncbi Prevalence and genotype of hepatitis C virus infection in pregnant women and blood donors in Ghana
    M H Wansbrough-Jones
    Division of Infectious Disease, St George s Hospital Medical School, London, UK
    Trans R Soc Trop Med Hyg 92:496-9. 1998
    ..Among those who showed evidence of active infection with a positive PCR, the most common genotype was type 2 but the subtype could not be specifically determined; these type 2 hepatitis C viruses may be indigenous to Africa...
  43. ncbi Lone parent families are an independent risk factor for lower rates of childhood immunisation in London
    M Sharland
    Paediatric Infectious Diseases Unit, St George s Hospital, London
    Commun Dis Rep CDR Rev 7:R169-72. 1997
    ..The proportion of lone parent families explained 42% of the variation in coverage for D3 in November 1991. This study has identified lone parenthood as an important independent risk factor in London for failure to complete immunisation...
  44. ncbi New approaches to the study of amnesic patients: what can a neurofunctional philosophy and neural network methods offer?
    A D Pickering
    Department of Psychology, St George s Hospital Medical School, University of London, UK
    Memory 5:255-300. 1997
    ..It is further suggested that the ventral striatum may encode the element-based representations. The model allows some new and detailed predictions for the performance of amnesic subjects related to lesion location...
  45. ncbi Spontaneous transient outward currents in smooth muscle cells
    T B Bolton
    Department of Pharmacology and Clinical Pharmacology, St George s Hospital Medical School, London, UK
    Cell Calcium 20:141-52. 1996
    ....
  46. ncbi QT dispersion does not represent electrocardiographic interlead heterogeneity of ventricular repolarization
    M Malik
    Department of Cardiological Sciences, St George s Hospital Medical School, London, United Kingdom
    J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 11:835-43. 2000
    ..However, QTd may be largely due to projections of the repolarization dipole rather than "nondipolar" signals...
  47. ncbi "Spiritual starvation?": a case series concerning christianity and eating disorders
    J F Morgan
    Eating Disorder Unit, Department of Psychiatry, St George s Hospital Medical School, London, United Kingdom
    Int J Eat Disord 28:476-80. 2000
    ..We describe the cases of four patients with eating disorders in whom complex interactions occurred among religious faith, pathogenesis of the eating disorder, and clinical management...
  48. ncbi Individual differences in preferences for and responses to four nicotine replacement products
    R West
    St George s Hospital Medical School, Cranmer Terrace, London, UK
    Psychopharmacology (Berl) 153:225-30. 2001
    ..With several different forms of nicotine replacement therapy available for smokers, it is useful to know about factors that may influence choice of form...
  49. ncbi Regulation of antimicrobial prescribing practices--a strategy for controlling nosocomial antimicrobial resistance
    Karen L Knox
    Department of Medical Microbiology, St George s Hospital, London, UK
    Int J Infect Dis 6:S8-13. 2002
    ..Finally, in order for any strategy to be successful, the full support of hospital management is essential...
  50. ncbi Cardiac troponin T and creatine kinase MB content in skeletal muscle of the uremic rat
    Salim Fredericks
    Analytical Unit, Cardiological Sciences, St George s Hospital Medical School, London SW17 0RE, United Kingdom
    Clin Chem 48:859-68. 2002
    ..We studied the content of CK-MB and cTnT in skeletal muscle of the renal-insufficient rat...
  51. ncbi "Normal" coronary arteriograms, "abnormal" haemodynamics
    J C Kaski
    Coronary Artery Disease Research Unit, Department of Cardiological Sciences, St George s Hospital Medical School, SW17 0RE, London, UK
    Lancet 359:1631-2. 2002
  52. ncbi Striato-amygdaloid transition area lesions reduce the duration of tonic immobility in the lizard Podarcis hispanica
    D C Davies
    Department of Anatomy and Developmental Biology, St George s Hospital Medical School, London, UK
    Brain Res Bull 57:537-41. 2002
    ..These results provide the first data to indicate a functional similarity between the lizard striato-amygdaloid transition area and the mammalian central amygdala...
  53. ncbi Overview of gender aspects of cardiac syndrome X
    Juan Carlos Kaski
    Coronary Artery Disease Research Unit, Department of Cardiological Sciences, St George s Hospital Medical School, Cranmer Terrace, London SW17 0RE, UK
    Cardiovasc Res 53:620-6. 2002
    ..article reviews current knowledge regarding the role of oestrogen deficiency in the pathogenesis of syndrome X and the potential therapeutic role of oestrogen replacement therapy in women with chest pain and normal coronary arteriograms..
  54. ncbi Normal-appearing white matter in ischemic leukoaraiosis: a diffusion tensor MRI study
    M O'SULLIVAN
    Division of Clinical Neuroscience, Institute of Psychiatry, London, UK
    Neurology 57:2307-10. 2001
    ..These changes correlated with executive dysfunction assessed by the Wisconsin Card Sorting Test...
  55. ncbi Changing systems in health and social care for older people in Japan: observations and implications for interprofessional working
    H Tompsett
    Faculty of Health and Social Care Sciences, St George s Hospital Medical School Kingston University, Kenry House, Kingston Hill, KT2 7LB, UK
    J Interprof Care 15:215-21. 2001
    ....
  56. ncbi Atrial natriuretic peptide mimetics and vasopeptidase inhibitors
    G A Sagnella
    Blood Pressure Unit, St George s Hospital Medical School, Cranmer Terrace, SW17 0RE, London, UK
    Cardiovasc Res 51:416-28. 2001
    ....
  57. ncbi T (tail)-rhythm oscillators: principles of nervous control of the vasculature revealed?
    J E Smith
    Department of Physiology, St George s Hospital Medical School, Tooting, London, UK
    Auton Neurosci 88:129-41. 2001
    ..The definitive functional significance of these oscillators is unknown at present. However, it is expected that through dynamic relationships with modulating and driving inputs, such oscillators would permit graded vascular responses...
  58. ncbi Relation between myocyte disarray and outcome in hypertrophic cardiomyopathy
    A M Varnava
    Department of Cardiovascular Pathology and Cardiological Sciences, St George s Hospital Medical School, London, United Kingdom
    Am J Cardiol 88:275-9. 2001
    ..In contrast, myocardial fibrosis is the substrate for premature deaths from heart failure and is associated with an increased risk of a primary ventricular arrhythmia...
  59. ncbi Glucose for smoking cessation: does it have a role?
    R West
    St George s Hospital Medical School, London, England
    CNS Drugs 15:261-5. 2001
    ..Definitive trials are now required but, given their low cost, glucose tablets may be a useful aid for some smokers...
  60. pmc Symptomatic improvement after radiofrequency catheter ablation for typical atrial flutter
    P A O'Callaghan
    Department of Cardiological Sciences, St George s Hospital Medical School, Cranmer Terrace, London SW17 0RE, UK
    Heart 86:167-71. 2001
    ..To assess the changes in quality of life, arrhythmia symptoms, and hospital resource utilisation following catheter ablation of typical atrial flutter...
  61. ncbi Acanthocytosis and neurological disorders
    V L Stevenson
    Department of Neurology, Atkinson Morley s Hospital, Copse Hill, Wimbledon, London, SW20 0NE, UK
    J Neurol 248:87-94. 2001
    ..Recent advances in molecular genetics may assist better understanding of the disease mechanisms and the search for more effective treatments...
  62. ncbi The structure of the mouse heart in late fetal stages
    S Webb
    Department of Anatomy and Developmental Biology, St George s Hospital Medical School, London, UK
    Anat Embryol (Berl) 194:37-47. 1996
    ..Unlike the human, there is little distinction between the apical trabeculations of the left and right ventricles of the mouse heart...

Research Grants7

  1. Neuronal Basis of Control of Alcohol Consumption
    Hilary Little; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..The results will provide further insight into how these systems are involved in control of alcohol consumption and will form a basis for the development of novel therapeutic strategies...
  2. Brain corticosterone and alcohol: mechanisms
    Hilary Little; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..A further objective is to determine the cellular location of the increases in corticosterone and the relationship of the concentration increases to glucocorticoid receptor binding in the brain. ..