Simon M Collin

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Affiliation: University of Bristol
Country: UK

Publications

  1. doi Chronic fatigue syndrome (CFS) symptom-based phenotypes in two clinical cohorts of adult patients in the UK and The Netherlands
    Simon M Collin
    School of Social and Community Medicine, University of Bristol, Oakfield House, Oakfield Grove, Bristol BS8 2BN, UK Electronic address
    J Psychosom Res 81:14-23. 2016
  2. doi Maternal and childhood psychological factors predict chronic disabling fatigue at age 13 years
    Simon M Collin
    School of Social and Community Medicine, University of Bristol, Bristol, United Kingdom Centre for Child and Adolescent Health, University of Bristol, Bristol, United Kingdom Electronic address
    J Adolesc Health 56:181-7. 2015
  3. pmc Visceral leishmaniasis relapse in Southern Sudan (1999-2007): a retrospective study of risk factors and trends
    Stanislaw Gorski
    Medecins Sans Frontieres, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    PLoS Negl Trop Dis 4:e705. 2010
  4. ncbi Folate and B12 in prostate cancer
    Simon M Collin
    School of Social and Community Medicine, University of Bristol, Bristol, United Kingdom
    Adv Clin Chem 60:1-63. 2013
  5. doi Associations of folate, vitamin B12, homocysteine, and folate-pathway polymorphisms with prostate-specific antigen velocity in men with localized prostate cancer
    Simon M Collin
    School of Social and Community Medicine, University of Bristol, Bristol, United Kingdom
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 19:2833-8. 2010
  6. pmc Circulating folate, vitamin B12, homocysteine, vitamin B12 transport proteins, and risk of prostate cancer: a case-control study, systematic review, and meta-analysis
    Simon M Collin
    Department of Social Medicine, University of Bristol, Bristol, United Kingdom
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 19:1632-42. 2010
  7. doi Association of folate-pathway gene polymorphisms with the risk of prostate cancer: a population-based nested case-control study, systematic review, and meta-analysis
    Simon M Collin
    Department of Social Medicine, University of Bristol, Canynge Hall, 39 Whatley Road, Bristol, BS8 2PS United Kingdom
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 18:2528-39. 2009
  8. doi Associations of sexual dysfunction symptoms with PSA-detected localised and advanced prostate cancer: a case-control study nested within the UK population-based ProtecT (Prostate testing for cancer and Treatment) study
    Simon M Collin
    Department of Social Medicine, University of Bristol, Canynge Hall, Bristol BS8 2PS, UK
    Eur J Cancer 45:3254-61. 2009
  9. doi Associations of lower urinary tract symptoms with prostate-specific antigen levels, and screen-detected localized and advanced prostate cancer: a case-control study nested within the UK population-based ProtecT (Prostate testing for cancer and Treatment)
    Simon M Collin
    Department of Social Medicine, University of Bristol, Bristol, UK
    BJU Int 102:1400-6. 2008
  10. pmc Prostate-cancer mortality in the USA and UK in 1975-2004: an ecological study
    Simon M Collin
    Department of Social Medicine, University of Bristol, Canynge Hall, Bristol, UK
    Lancet Oncol 9:445-52. 2008

Detail Information

Publications22

  1. doi Chronic fatigue syndrome (CFS) symptom-based phenotypes in two clinical cohorts of adult patients in the UK and The Netherlands
    Simon M Collin
    School of Social and Community Medicine, University of Bristol, Oakfield House, Oakfield Grove, Bristol BS8 2BN, UK Electronic address
    J Psychosom Res 81:14-23. 2016
    ..Studies have provided evidence of heterogeneity within chronic fatigue syndrome (CFS), but few have used data from large cohorts of CFS patients or replication samples...
  2. doi Maternal and childhood psychological factors predict chronic disabling fatigue at age 13 years
    Simon M Collin
    School of Social and Community Medicine, University of Bristol, Bristol, United Kingdom Centre for Child and Adolescent Health, University of Bristol, Bristol, United Kingdom Electronic address
    J Adolesc Health 56:181-7. 2015
    ..To investigate whether premorbid maternal and childhood psychological problems are risk factors for chronic disabling fatigue at age 13 years among children in the Avon Longitudinal Study of Parents and Children birth cohort...
  3. pmc Visceral leishmaniasis relapse in Southern Sudan (1999-2007): a retrospective study of risk factors and trends
    Stanislaw Gorski
    Medecins Sans Frontieres, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    PLoS Negl Trop Dis 4:e705. 2010
    ..Risk factors associated with L. donovani visceral leishmaniasis (VL; kala azar) relapse are poorly characterized...
  4. ncbi Folate and B12 in prostate cancer
    Simon M Collin
    School of Social and Community Medicine, University of Bristol, Bristol, United Kingdom
    Adv Clin Chem 60:1-63. 2013
    ..As with B12, even a weak positive association would be a significant public health issue, given the high prevalence of prostate cancer and concerns about the potential harms versus benefits of mandatory folic acid fortification...
  5. doi Associations of folate, vitamin B12, homocysteine, and folate-pathway polymorphisms with prostate-specific antigen velocity in men with localized prostate cancer
    Simon M Collin
    School of Social and Community Medicine, University of Bristol, Bristol, United Kingdom
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 19:2833-8. 2010
    ..We investigated whether these and other elements of folate metabolism were associated with prostate-specific antigen (PSA) velocity (PSAV) as a proxy measure of prostate cancer progression in men with localized prostate cancer...
  6. pmc Circulating folate, vitamin B12, homocysteine, vitamin B12 transport proteins, and risk of prostate cancer: a case-control study, systematic review, and meta-analysis
    Simon M Collin
    Department of Social Medicine, University of Bristol, Bristol, United Kingdom
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 19:1632-42. 2010
    ..Disturbed folate metabolism is associated with an increased risk of some cancers. Our objective was to determine whether blood levels of folate, vitamin B(12), and related metabolites were associated with prostate cancer risk...
  7. doi Association of folate-pathway gene polymorphisms with the risk of prostate cancer: a population-based nested case-control study, systematic review, and meta-analysis
    Simon M Collin
    Department of Social Medicine, University of Bristol, Canynge Hall, 39 Whatley Road, Bristol, BS8 2PS United Kingdom
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 18:2528-39. 2009
    ..Our meta-analysis suggests that known common folate-pathway single nucleotide polymorphisms do not have significant effects on susceptibility to prostate cancer...
  8. doi Associations of sexual dysfunction symptoms with PSA-detected localised and advanced prostate cancer: a case-control study nested within the UK population-based ProtecT (Prostate testing for cancer and Treatment) study
    Simon M Collin
    Department of Social Medicine, University of Bristol, Canynge Hall, Bristol BS8 2PS, UK
    Eur J Cancer 45:3254-61. 2009
    ..Conversely, among men with raised prostate-specific antigen (PSA) levels, a negative association might be expected if sexual dysfunction was symptomatic of benign, rather than malignant, prostatic disease...
  9. doi Associations of lower urinary tract symptoms with prostate-specific antigen levels, and screen-detected localized and advanced prostate cancer: a case-control study nested within the UK population-based ProtecT (Prostate testing for cancer and Treatment)
    Simon M Collin
    Department of Social Medicine, University of Bristol, Bristol, UK
    BJU Int 102:1400-6. 2008
    ..To determine associations of lower urinary tract symptoms (LUTS) with prostate-specific antigen (PSA) levels and screen-detected localized and advanced prostate cancer...
  10. pmc Prostate-cancer mortality in the USA and UK in 1975-2004: an ecological study
    Simon M Collin
    Department of Social Medicine, University of Bristol, Canynge Hall, Bristol, UK
    Lancet Oncol 9:445-52. 2008
    ..Our aim was to study trends over time in prostate-cancer mortality and incidence in the USA and UK in 1975-2004, and compare these patterns with trends in screening and treatment...
  11. pmc A decade of inequality in maternity care: antenatal care, professional attendance at delivery, and caesarean section in Bangladesh (1991-2004)
    Simon M Collin
    Department of Social Medicine, University of Bristol, Canynge Hall, Whiteladies Road, Bristol, BS8 2PR, UK
    Int J Equity Health 6:9. 2007
    ..Since the early 1990s, Bangladesh has followed a strategy of improving access to facilities equipped and staffed to provide emergency obstetric care (EmOC)...
  12. pmc Could a simple antenatal package combining micronutritional supplementation with presumptive treatment of infection prevent maternal deaths in sub-Saharan Africa?
    Simon M Collin
    Department of Social Medicine, University of Bristol, Canynge Hall, Bristol, UK
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 7:6. 2007
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  13. doi Genetic variants in the vitamin d receptor are associated with advanced prostate cancer at diagnosis: findings from the prostate testing for cancer and treatment study and a systematic review
    Lina Chen
    Department of Social Medicine, University of Bristol, Bristol, United Kingdom
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 18:2874-81. 2009
    ..84; 95% confidence interval, 0.71-1.00; P(unadjusted) = 0.050; P(adjusted) = 0.014). Our finding provides some support for the hypothesis that low levels of vitamin D may increase the risk of prostate cancer progression...
  14. doi The relation between adiposity throughout the life course and variation in IGFs and IGFBPs: evidence from the ProtecT (Prostate testing for cancer and Treatment) study
    Mari Anne Rowlands
    Department of Social Medicine, University of Bristol, Canynge Hall, 39 Whatley Road, Bristol BS8 2PS, UK
    Cancer Causes Control 21:1829-42. 2010
    ..Adiposity is positively associated with advanced, metastatic, and fatal prostate cancer. Obesity-related variations in insulin-like growth factors (IGF-I and -II) and their binding proteins (IGFBPs) could underlie these associations...
  15. doi Chronic Fatigue Syndrome at Age 16 Years
    Simon M Collin
    School of Social and Community Medicine and Centre for Child and Adolescent Health, University of Bristol, Bristol, United Kingdom
    Pediatrics 137:1-10. 2016
    ..3% of 13-year-olds, was equally common in boys and girls, and became more prevalent with increasing family adversity...
  16. pmc The impact of CFS/ME on employment and productivity in the UK: a cross-sectional study based on the CFS/ME national outcomes database
    Simon M Collin
    School of Social and Community Medicine, Centre for Child and Adolescent Health, University of Bristol, Oakfield House, Oakfield Grove, BS8 2BN, UK
    BMC Health Serv Res 11:217. 2011
    ..Few studies have investigated factors associated with discontinuation of employment in patients with CFS/ME or quantified its impact on productivity...
  17. doi Associations of Pet Ownership with Wheezing and Lung Function in Childhood: Findings from a UK Birth Cohort
    Simon M Collin
    Centre for Child and Adolescent Health, University of Bristol, Bristol, United Kingdom School of Social and Community Medicine, University of Bristol, Bristol, United Kingdom
    PLoS ONE 10:e0127756. 2015
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate whether pet ownership during pregnancy and early childhood was associated with wheezing from birth to age 7 years and with lung function at age 8 years in a UK population-based birth cohort...
  18. doi Presentation of Diagnostic Information to Doctors May Change Their Interpretation and Clinical Management: A Web-Based Randomised Controlled Trial
    Yoav Ben-Shlomo
    School of Social and Community Medicine, University of Bristol, Canynge Hall, Bristol, United Kingdom
    PLoS ONE 10:e0128637. 2015
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  19. doi Chronic fatigue syndrome (CFS) or myalgic encephalomyelitis (ME) is different in children compared to in adults: a study of UK and Dutch clinical cohorts
    Simon M Collin
    Centre for Child and Adolescent Health, School of Social and Community Medicine, University of Bristol, Bristol, UK
    BMJ Open 5:e008830. 2015
    ..To investigate differences between young children, adolescents and adults with chronic fatigue syndrome/myalgic encephalomyelitis (CFS/ME)...
  20. pmc The feasibility and acceptability of conducting a trial of specialist medical care and the Lightning Process in children with chronic fatigue syndrome: feasibility randomized controlled trial (SMILE study)
    Esther Crawley
    Centre for Child and Adolescent Health, School of Social and Community Medicine, University of Bristol, Oakfield House, Oakfield Road, BS8 2BN, Bristol, UK
    Trials 14:415. 2013
    ..The Phil Parker Lightning Process (LP) is a trademarked intervention, which >250 children use annually. There are no reported studies investigating the effectiveness or possible side effects of LP...
  21. doi Depression in paediatric chronic fatigue syndrome
    Helen Bould
    School of Social and Community Medicine, University of Bristol, Bristol, UK
    Arch Dis Child 98:425-8. 2013
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  22. pmc What stops children with a chronic illness accessing health care: a mixed methods study in children with Chronic Fatigue Syndrome/Myalgic Encephalomyelitis (CFS/ME)
    Carly M Webb
    St George s University of London, Cranmer Terrace, London, UK
    BMC Health Serv Res 11:308. 2011
    ..However, the median time-to-assessment by a specialist service in the UK is 18 months. This study used a mixed-methods approach to examine factors associated with time taken to access specialist services...