R J G Chalmers
Affiliation: University of Manchester
- Is the NHS willing to help clinicians and patients reduce uncertainties about the effects of treatments?Rorert Chalmers
Dermatology Centre, Hope Hospital, Salford, Manchester
Clin Med 5:230-4. 2005..The NHS needs to listen to its users, ie the patients, and to its clinical staff, and to encourage them to engage in research to help reduce those uncertainties...
- Methotrexate for psoriasis in the era of biological therapyR B Warren
Department of Dermatological Sciences, Salford Royal Hospital, University of Manchester, Manchester, UK
Clin Exp Dermatol 33:551-4. 2008..Furthermore, the potential for personalized methotrexate use by application of modern pharmacogenetics and pharmacokinetics may ensure its place as a first-line agent for the treatment of psoriasis for the foreseeable future...
- Replacement of routine liver biopsy by procollagen III aminopeptide for monitoring patients with psoriasis receiving long-term methotrexate: a multicentre audit and health economic analysisR J G Chalmers
Dermatology Centre, University of Manchester, Hope Hospital, Salford, Manchester M6 8HD, UK
Br J Dermatol 152:444-50. 2005..More recently, monitoring by serum procollagen III aminopeptide (PIIINP) measurement (Orion Diagnostica, Espoo, Finland) has been advocated as a means of significantly reducing the need for liver biopsy...
- Efficacy of topical tacrolimus 0.3% in clobetasol propionate 0.05% ointment in therapy-resistant cutaneous lupus erythematosus: a cohort studyV Madan
The Dermatology Centre, Salford Royal Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, Salford, UK
Clin Exp Dermatol 35:27-30. 2010..Objectives. To evaluate the efficacy of a specially formulated preparation of tacrolimus 0.3% in clobetasol propionate 0.05% ointment (TCPO) in the treatment of CLE...
- A classification of psoriasis vulgaris according to phenotypeC E M Griffiths
Dermatology Centre, The University of Manchester, Hope Hospital, Salford, Manchester, UK
Br J Dermatol 156:258-62. 2007..A meeting of the International Psoriasis Council produced a consensus on clinical phenotypes of psoriasis equally relevant to clinical practitioners and psoriasis researchers...
- Successful treatment of superficial pyoderma gangrenosum associated with hidradenitis suppurativa with adalimumabC L Reddick
The Dermatology Centre, University of Manchester, Salford Royal Foundation Hospital, Manchester, United Kingdom
Dermatol Online J 16:15. 2010..To date, there is less evidence about the use of adalimumab for these conditions. We report a patient with severe superficial PG on a background of HS, which responded to adalumimab therapy after failure of infliximab therapy...
- Fumaric acid esters for severe psoriasis: a retrospective review of 58 casesM J Harries
The Dermatology Centre, The University of Manchester, Hope Hospital, Stott Lane, Salford, Manchester, UK
Br J Dermatol 153:549-51. 2005..A recent systematic review has shown FAE to be an effective systemic treatment for severe psoriasis. However, FAE remain unlicensed in the U.K...
- The impact of psoriasis guidelines on appropriateness of referral from primary to secondary care: a randomized controlled trialC E M Griffiths
Cancer Research UK Institute for Cancer Studies, University of Birmingham, Edgbaston, Birmingham B15 2TT, UK
Br J Dermatol 155:393-400. 2006..There is a marked variation in the frequency of referrals between practices reflecting, in part, inadequate training of general practitioners (GPs) in the management of psoriasis...
- Inpatient management of psoriasis: a multicentre service review to establish national admission standardsA L Woods
Skin Therapy Research Unit, St John s Institute of Dermatology, St Thomas Hospital, and Imperial College, London SE1 9RT, UK
Br J Dermatol 158:266-72. 2008..There is a need for evidence-based national standards for inpatient management of psoriasis taking account of factors that predict length of stay...
- British Association of Dermatologists guidelines for use of biological interventions in psoriasis 2005C H Smith
St John s Institute of Dermatology, GKT School of Medicine, St Thomas Hospital, London SE1 7EH, UK
Br J Dermatol 153:486-97. 2005
- Contact urticaria due to p-chloro-m-cresolS L Walker
Br J Dermatol 151:936-7. 2004
- Streptococcal infection may make psoriasis worse but do antibiotics help?C M Owen
Br J Dermatol 151:244-5; author reply 245. 2004