Affiliation: St George's Hospital Medical School
- Health status deterioration in patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary diseaseS Spencer
Department of Physiological Medicine, St George s Hospital Medical School, London, United Kingdom
Am J Respir Crit Care Med 163:122-8. 2001..The SGRQ Total scores of FP-treated patients took 59% longer than placebo to deteriorate by a clinically significant amount. We conclude that health status decline in moderate to severe COPD can be reduced by high-dose fluticasone...
- Time course of recovery of health status following an infective exacerbation of chronic bronchitisS Spencer
Department of Physiological Medicine, St George s Hospital Medical School, London SW17 0RE, UK
Thorax 58:589-93. 2003..Data from the GLOBE study, a randomised double blind trial of antibiotic therapy, were used to investigate these effects...
- Impact of preventing exacerbations on deterioration of health status in COPDS Spencer
Dept of Health and Social Care, Brunel University, Isleworth, UK
Eur Respir J 23:698-702. 2004..Statistical modelling showed the beneficial effect of fluticasone propionate on deterioration in health status to be largely due to its effect on exacerbation frequency...
- Obstetric risk factors for urinary incontinence and preventative pelvic floor exercises: cohort study and nested randomized controlled trialP Ewings
Taunton and Somerset NHS Trust, Musgrove Park, Taunton, Somerset TA1 5DA, UK
J Obstet Gynaecol 25:558-64. 2005..Any intervention aimed at promoting postnatal pelvic floor exercises should be limited to women who have already been experiencing incontinence problems...