Sheena Derry

Summary

Affiliation: University of Oxford
Country: UK

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Milnacipran for neuropathic pain and fibromyalgia in adults
    Sheena Derry
    Pain Research and Nuffield Department of Clinical Neurosciences Nuffield Division of Anaesthetics, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 3:CD008244. 2012
  2. doi request reprint Single dose oral celecoxib for acute postoperative pain in adults
    Sheena Derry
    Pain Research and Nuffield Department of Clinical Neurosciences Nuffield Division of Anaesthetics, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 3:CD004233. 2012
  3. ncbi request reprint Intracutaneous or subcutaneous sterile water injection compared with blinded controls for pain management in labour
    Sheena Derry
    Pain Research and Nuffield Department of Clinical Neurosciences Nuffield Division of Anaesthetics, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 1:CD009107. 2012
  4. pmc Interference with work in fibromyalgia: effect of treatment with pregabalin and relation to pain response
    Sebastian Straube
    Department of Occupational, Social and Environmental Medicine, University Medical Center Gottingen, Germany
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 12:125. 2011
  5. pmc Pregabalin in fibromyalgia--responder analysis from individual patient data
    Sebastian Straube
    Department of Occupational and Social Medicine, University of Gottingen, Waldweg 37 B, D 37073 Gottingen, Germany
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 11:150. 2010
  6. pmc Mortality with upper gastrointestinal bleeding and perforation: effects of time and NSAID use
    Sebastian Straube
    Department of Occupational and Social Medicine, University of Gottingen, Gottingen, Germany
    BMC Gastroenterol 9:41. 2009
  7. pmc Atypical antipsychotics in bipolar disorder: systematic review of randomised trials
    Sheena Derry
    Pain Research and Nuffield Department of Anaesthetics, University of Oxford, Oxford Radcliffe Hospitals, The Churchill, Headington, Oxford, OX3 7LJ, UK
    BMC Psychiatry 7:40. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Antiepileptic drugs for neuropathic pain and fibromyalgia - an overview of Cochrane reviews
    Philip J Wiffen
    Pain Research and Nuffield Department of Clinical Neurosciences, University of Oxford, Pain Research Unit, Churchill Hospital, Oxford, Oxfordshire, UK, OX3 7LE
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 11:CD010567. 2013
  9. pmc Topical NSAIDs for acute pain: a meta-analysis
    Lorna Mason
    Pain Research and Nuffield Department of Anaesthetics, University of Oxford, Oxford Radcliffe Hospital, The Churchill, Headington, Oxford, OX3 7LJ, UK
    BMC Fam Pract 5:10. 2004
  10. pmc Cyclo-oxygenase-2 selective inhibitors and nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs: balancing gastrointestinal and cardiovascular risk
    R Andrew Moore
    Pain Research and Nuffield Department of Anaesthetics, University of Oxford, The Churchill, Headington, Oxford, UK
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 8:73. 2007

Detail Information

Publications85

  1. doi request reprint Milnacipran for neuropathic pain and fibromyalgia in adults
    Sheena Derry
    Pain Research and Nuffield Department of Clinical Neurosciences Nuffield Division of Anaesthetics, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 3:CD008244. 2012
    ..Milnacipran is a serotonin-norepinephrine reuptake inhibitor (SNRI) that is sometimes used to treat chronic neuropathic pain and fibromyalgia...
  2. doi request reprint Single dose oral celecoxib for acute postoperative pain in adults
    Sheena Derry
    Pain Research and Nuffield Department of Clinical Neurosciences Nuffield Division of Anaesthetics, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 3:CD004233. 2012
    ..Celecoxib is believed to be associated with fewer upper gastrointestinal adverse effects than conventional non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs). Its effectiveness in acute pain was demonstrated in the earlier reviews...
  3. ncbi request reprint Intracutaneous or subcutaneous sterile water injection compared with blinded controls for pain management in labour
    Sheena Derry
    Pain Research and Nuffield Department of Clinical Neurosciences Nuffield Division of Anaesthetics, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 1:CD009107. 2012
    ..Adequate analgesia in labour is important to women worldwide. Sterile water injection is inexpensive, requires basic equipment, and appears to have few side effects. It is purported to work for labour pain...
  4. pmc Interference with work in fibromyalgia: effect of treatment with pregabalin and relation to pain response
    Sebastian Straube
    Department of Occupational, Social and Environmental Medicine, University Medical Center Gottingen, Germany
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 12:125. 2011
    ..Clinical trials in chronic pain often collect information about interference with work as answers to component questions of commonly used questionnaires but these data are not normally analysed separately...
  5. pmc Pregabalin in fibromyalgia--responder analysis from individual patient data
    Sebastian Straube
    Department of Occupational and Social Medicine, University of Gottingen, Waldweg 37 B, D 37073 Gottingen, Germany
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 11:150. 2010
    ..A consensus group has defined what constitutes minimal, moderate, and substantial benefit based on pain intensity and Patient Global Impression of Change scores...
  6. pmc Mortality with upper gastrointestinal bleeding and perforation: effects of time and NSAID use
    Sebastian Straube
    Department of Occupational and Social Medicine, University of Gottingen, Gottingen, Germany
    BMC Gastroenterol 9:41. 2009
    ..Better treatment is likely to have reduced mortality. An estimate of mortality is helpful in explaining to patients the risks of therapy, especially with NSAIDs...
  7. pmc Atypical antipsychotics in bipolar disorder: systematic review of randomised trials
    Sheena Derry
    Pain Research and Nuffield Department of Anaesthetics, University of Oxford, Oxford Radcliffe Hospitals, The Churchill, Headington, Oxford, OX3 7LJ, UK
    BMC Psychiatry 7:40. 2007
    ..Atypical antipsychotics are increasingly used for treatment of mental illnesses like schizophrenia and bipolar disorder, and considered to have fewer extrapyramidal effects than older antipsychotics...
  8. ncbi request reprint Antiepileptic drugs for neuropathic pain and fibromyalgia - an overview of Cochrane reviews
    Philip J Wiffen
    Pain Research and Nuffield Department of Clinical Neurosciences, University of Oxford, Pain Research Unit, Churchill Hospital, Oxford, Oxfordshire, UK, OX3 7LE
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 11:CD010567. 2013
    ..An early review from this group, originally published in 1998, was titled 'Anticonvulsants for acute and chronic pain'. This overview now covers the neuropathic pain aspect of that original review, which was withdrawn in 2009...
  9. pmc Topical NSAIDs for acute pain: a meta-analysis
    Lorna Mason
    Pain Research and Nuffield Department of Anaesthetics, University of Oxford, Oxford Radcliffe Hospital, The Churchill, Headington, Oxford, OX3 7LJ, UK
    BMC Fam Pract 5:10. 2004
    ..More trials, a better understanding of trial quality and bias, and a reclassification of certain drugs necessitate a new review...
  10. pmc Cyclo-oxygenase-2 selective inhibitors and nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs: balancing gastrointestinal and cardiovascular risk
    R Andrew Moore
    Pain Research and Nuffield Department of Anaesthetics, University of Oxford, The Churchill, Headington, Oxford, UK
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 8:73. 2007
    ..We calculated the absolute risk for each effect...
  11. pmc Systematic review of topical capsaicin for the treatment of chronic pain
    Lorna Mason
    Pain Research and Nuffield Department of Anaesthetics, University of Oxford, Oxford Radcliffe Hospital, Headington, Oxford OX3 7LJ
    BMJ 328:991. 2004
    ..To determine the efficacy and safety of topically applied capsaicin for chronic pain from neuropathic or musculoskeletal disorders...
  12. doi request reprint Lamotrigine for chronic neuropathic pain and fibromyalgia in adults
    Philip J Wiffen
    Pain Research and Nuffield Department of Clinical Neurosciences, University of Oxford, Pain Research Unit, Churchill Hospital, Oxford, Oxfordshire, UK, OX3 7LE
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 12:CD006044. 2013
    ..This updated review adds no new additional studies looking at evidence for lamotrigine as an effective treatment for chronic neuropathic pain or fibromyalgia. The update uses higher standards of evidence than previously...
  13. doi request reprint Aspirin with or without an antiemetic for acute migraine headaches in adults
    Varo Kirthi
    Pain Research and Nuffield Department of Clinical Neurosciences, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 4:CD008041. 2013
    ..Many sufferers choose not to, or are unable to, seek professional help and rely on over-the-counter analgesics. Co-therapy with an antiemetic should help to reduce nausea and vomiting commonly associated with migraine headaches...
  14. doi request reprint Diclofenac with or without an antiemetic for acute migraine headaches in adults
    Sheena Derry
    Pain Research and Nuffield Department of Clinical Neurosciences, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 4:CD008783. 2013
    ..Co-therapy with an antiemetic should help to reduce the nausea and vomiting commonly associated with migraine...
  15. doi request reprint Paracetamol (acetaminophen) with or without an antiemetic for acute migraine headaches in adults
    Sheena Derry
    Pain Research and Nuffield Department of Clinical Neurosciences, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 4:CD008040. 2013
    ..Many sufferers choose not to, or are unable to, seek professional help and rely on over-the-counter analgesics. Co-therapy with an antiemetic should help to reduce nausea and vomiting, which are commonly associated with migraine...
  16. doi request reprint Topical capsaicin (high concentration) for chronic neuropathic pain in adults
    Sheena Derry
    Pain Research and Nuffield Department of Clinical Neurosciences, University of Oxford, Oxford
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 2:CD007393. 2013
    ..The benefits are expected to last for about 12 weeks, when another application might be made...
  17. doi request reprint Fibromyalgia: Moderate and substantial pain intensity reduction predicts improvement in other outcomes and substantial quality of life gain
    R Andrew Moore
    Pain Research and Nuffield Department of Anaesthetics, University of Oxford, John Radcliffe Hospital, Oxford, UK
    Pain 149:360-4. 2010
    ..Pain intensity reduction is a simple and effective predictor of which patients should continue treatment, and which should discontinue and try an alternative therapy...
  18. doi request reprint Diclofenac with or without an antiemetic for acute migraine headaches in adults
    Sheena Derry
    Pain Research and Nuffield Department of Clinical Neurosciences Nuffield Division of Anaesthetics, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 2:CD008783. 2012
    ..Co-therapy with an antiemetic should help to reduce the nausea and vomiting commonly associated with migraine...
  19. pmc Topical NSAIDs for chronic musculoskeletal pain: systematic review and meta-analysis
    Lorna Mason
    Pain Research and Nuffield Department of Anaesthetics, University of Oxford, Oxford Radcliffe Hospital, The Churchill, Headington, Oxford, OX3 7LJ, UK
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 5:28. 2004
    ..More trials, a better understanding of trial quality and bias, and a reclassification of certain drugs necessitate a new review...
  20. doi request reprint Transdermal fentanyl for cancer pain
    Gina Hadley
    Pain Research and Nuffield Department of Clinical Neurosciences, University of Oxford, Pain Research Unit, Churchill Hospital, Oxford, Oxfordshire, UK, OX3 7LE
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 10:CD010270. 2013
    ..Opioid drugs have been used for many years to relieve pain. Transdermal fentanyl offers one option for delivering and maintaining pain relief in patients with moderate or severe cancer pain...
  21. pmc Discontinuation rates in clinical trials in musculoskeletal pain: meta-analysis from etoricoxib clinical trial reports
    R Andrew Moore
    Pain Research and Nuffield Department of Anaesthetics, University of Oxford, Oxford Radcliffe Hospital, The Churchill, Oxford OX3 7LJ, UK
    Arthritis Res Ther 10:R53. 2008
    ..By contrast, company clinical trial reports include much more detail...
  22. ncbi request reprint Bias from industry trial funding? A framework, a suggested approach, and a negative result
    Jodie Barden
    Pain Research and Nuffield Department of Anaesthetics, University of Oxford, The Churchill, Headington, Oxford OX3 7LJ, UK
    Pain 121:207-18. 2006
    ..We propose a method based on potential conflict of interest within industry-sponsored trials. Using this method, established clinical trial results in acute pain and migraine appear to be unbiased...
  23. ncbi request reprint Paracetamol (acetaminophen) with or without an antiemetic for acute migraine headaches in adults
    Sheena Derry
    Pain Research and Nuffield Department of Anaesthetics, University of Oxford, West Wing Level 6, John Radcliffe Hospital, Oxford, Oxfordshire, UK, OX3 9DU
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 11:CD008040. 2010
    ..Many sufferers choose not to, or are unable to, seek professional help and rely on over-the-counter analgesics. Co-therapy with an antiemetic should help to reduce nausea and vomiting commonly associated with migraine...
  24. pmc Numbers needed to treat calculated from responder rates give a better indication of efficacy in osteoarthritis trials than mean pain scores
    R Andrew Moore
    Pain Research and Nuffield Department of Anaesthetics, University of Oxford, Oxford Radcliffe Hospital, Oxford OX3 7LJ, UK
    Arthritis Res Ther 10:R39. 2008
    ..We investigated whether dichotomous responder analysis provides a more informative interpretation of drug efficacy...
  25. pmc What do we know about communicating risk? A brief review and suggestion for contextualising serious, but rare, risk, and the example of cox-2 selective and non-selective NSAIDs
    R Andrew Moore
    Pain Research and Nuffield Department of Anaesthetics, University of Oxford, Oxford Radcliffe NHS Trust, The Churchill, Headington, Oxford OX3 7LJ, UK
    Arthritis Res Ther 10:R20. 2008
    ....
  26. doi request reprint Minimum efficacy criteria for comparisons between treatments using individual patient meta-analysis of acute pain trials: examples of etoricoxib, paracetamol, ibuprofen, and ibuprofen/paracetamol combinations after third molar extraction
    R Andrew Moore
    Pain Research and Nuffield Department of Anaesthetics, University of Oxford, Churchill Hospital, Oxford, UK
    Pain 152:982-9. 2011
    ..5 and 1.6, respectively) produced the lowest (best) NNTs in the dental pain model. Timing of patient request for additional analgesia is an alternative analgesic efficacy outcome measure...
  27. doi request reprint Topical agents in the treatment of rheumatic pain
    R Andrew Moore
    Nuffield Department of Anaesthetics, University of Oxford, John Radcliffe Hospital, The Churchill, Headington, Oxford OX3 9DU, UK
    Rheum Dis Clin North Am 34:415-32. 2008
    ..The best information is for topical diclofenac. For topical capsaicin, evidence of efficacy is trivial. For topical rubefacients there is no evidence of efficacy...
  28. doi request reprint Clonazepam for neuropathic pain and fibromyalgia in adults
    Ruth Corrigan
    Pain Research and Nuffield Department of Clinical Neurosciences Nuffield Division of Anaesthetics, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 5:CD009486. 2012
    ..Clonazepam, a benzodiazepine, is an established antiepileptic drug, but its place in the treatment of neuropathic pain is unclear...
  29. doi request reprint Caffeine as an analgesic adjuvant for acute pain in adults
    Christopher J Derry
    Pain Research and Nuffield Department of Clinical Neurosciences Nuffield Division of Anaesthetics, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 3:CD009281. 2012
    ..Caffeine has been added to common analgesics such as paracetamol, ibuprofen, and aspirin, in the belief that it enhances analgesic efficacy. Evidence to support this belief is limited and often based on invalid comparisons...
  30. pmc Tolerability and adverse events in clinical trials of celecoxib in osteoarthritis and rheumatoid arthritis: systematic review and meta-analysis of information from company clinical trial reports
    R Andrew Moore
    Pain Research and Nuffield Department of Anaesthetics, University of Oxford, Oxford Radcliffe NHS Trust, Oxford, UK
    Arthritis Res Ther 7:R644-65. 2005
    ..Adverse event information is clearly presented in company clinical trial reports, which are an ideal source of information for systematic review and meta-analysis...
  31. doi request reprint Topiramate for neuropathic pain and fibromyalgia in adults
    Philip J Wiffen
    Pain Research and Nuffield Department of Clinical Neurosciences, University of Oxford, Pain Research Unit, Churchill Hospital, Oxford, Oxfordshire, UK, OX3 7LE
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 8:CD008314. 2013
    ..Topiramate is an antiepileptic drug with multiple possible mechanisms of action. Antiepileptic drugs are widely used to treat chronic neuropathic pain (pain due to nerve damage) and fibromyalgia, and many guidelines recommend them...
  32. ncbi request reprint Single dose oral ibuprofen plus paracetamol (acetaminophen) for acute postoperative pain
    Christopher J Derry
    Pain Research and Nuffield Department of Clinical Neurosciences, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 6:CD010210. 2013
    ..Some combinations of ibuprofen and paracetamol are available for use without prescription in some acute pain situations...
  33. pmc Is there an association between low dose aspirin and anemia (without overt bleeding)? Narrative review
    Helen Gaskell
    Department of Clinical Geratology, John Radcliffe Hospital, Headington, Oxford OX3 9DU, UK
    BMC Geriatr 10:71. 2010
    ..Anemia in older people is associated with adverse outcomes including disability, morbidity and mortality. The purpose of this study was to review the evidence that LDA might cause anemia without overt bleeding...
  34. doi request reprint Mean analgesic consumption is inappropriate for testing analgesic efficacy in post-operative pain: analysis and alternative suggestion
    Robert A Moore
    Pain Research and Nuffield Department of Anaesthetics, University of Oxford, John Radcliffe Hospital, Oxford, UK
    Eur J Anaesthesiol 28:427-32. 2011
    ..We used a large individual patient dataset to examine the distribution of analgesic consumption, the validity of such analyses and alternative dichotomous outcomes...
  35. ncbi request reprint Aspirin with or without an antiemetic for acute migraine headaches in adults
    Varo Kirthi
    Pain Research and Nuffield Department of Anaesthetics, University of Oxford, West Wing Level 6, John Radcliffe Hospital, Oxford, Oxfordshire, UK, OX3 9DU
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 4:CD008041. 2010
    ..Addition of metoclopramide 10 mg improves relief of nausea and vomiting. Adverse events were mainly mild and transient, and were slightly more common with aspirin than placebo, but less common than with sumatriptan 100 mg...
  36. pmc Enriched enrollment: definition and effects of enrichment and dose in trials of pregabalin and gabapentin in neuropathic pain. A systematic review
    Sebastian Straube
    Pain Research and Nuffield Department of Anaesthetics, University of Oxford, Oxford Radcliffe Hospital, Oxford, UK
    Br J Clin Pharmacol 66:266-75. 2008
    ..We aim to investigate whether this really is the case in trials of pregabalin and gabapentin in neuropathic pain...
  37. doi request reprint Can observational studies provide a realistic alternative to randomized controlled trials in palliative care?
    Gina Hadley
    Pain Research Unit, Nuffield Department of Anaesthetics, University of Oxford, John Radcliffe Hospital, Headington, Oxford, UK
    J Pain Palliat Care Pharmacother 23:106-13. 2009
    ..We found that palliative care is deficient not only in RCTs, but also good quality observational studies. Those that exist are extremely heterogeneous in subject, design, outcome reporting, and intervention...
  38. doi request reprint Topical capsaicin (low concentration) for chronic neuropathic pain in adults
    Sheena Derry
    Pain Research and Nuffield Department of Clinical Neurosciences, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 9:CD010111. 2012
    ....
  39. doi request reprint Phenytoin for neuropathic pain and fibromyalgia in adults
    Fraser Birse
    Pain Research and Nuffield Department of Clinical Neurosciences Nuffield Division of Anaesthetics, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 5:CD009485. 2012
    ..Phenytoin is an established antiepileptic drug that has been used occasionally to treat intractable trigeminal neuralgia...
  40. ncbi request reprint Single dose oral analgesics for acute postoperative pain in adults
    R Andrew Moore
    Pain Research and Nuffield Department of Clinical Neurosciences Nuffield Division of Anaesthetics, University of Oxford, Pain Research Unit, Churchill Hospital, Oxford, Oxfordshire, UK, OX3 7LJ
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 9:CD008659. 2011
    ..This overview brings together the results of all those reviews and assesses the reliability of available data...
  41. pmc Nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs), cyxlooxygenase-2 selective inhibitors (coxibs) and gastrointestinal harm: review of clinical trials and clinical practice
    R Andrew Moore
    Pain Research and Nuffield Department of Anaesthetics, University of Oxford, The Churchill, Headington, Oxford, OX3 7LJ, UK
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 7:79. 2006
    ....
  42. doi request reprint Sumatriptan (intranasal route of administration) for acute migraine attacks in adults
    Christopher J Derry
    Pain Research and Nuffield Department of Clinical Neurosciences Nuffield Division of Anaesthetics, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 2:CD009663. 2012
    ..Intranasal administration may be preferable to oral for individuals experiencing nausea and/or vomiting, although it is primarily absorbed in the gut, not the nasal mucosa...
  43. doi request reprint Enriched enrolment with randomised withdrawal (EERW): Time for a new look at clinical trial design in chronic pain
    Henry J McQuay
    Pain Research, Nuffield Department of Anaesthetics, University of Oxford, John Radcliffe Hospital, Oxford OX3 9DU, UK
    Pain 135:217-20. 2008
  44. doi request reprint Lacosamide for neuropathic pain and fibromyalgia in adults
    Leslie Hearn
    Pain Research and Nuffield Department of Clinical Neurosciences Nuffield Division of Anaesthetics, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 2:CD009318. 2012
    ....
  45. ncbi request reprint Single dose oral codeine, as a single agent, for acute postoperative pain in adults
    Sheena Derry
    Pain Research and Nuffield Department of Anaesthetics, University of Oxford, West Wing Level 6, John Radcliffe Hospital, Oxford, Oxfordshire, UK, OX3 9DU
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 4:CD008099. 2010
    ..Higher doses were not evaluated...
  46. doi request reprint Single dose oral celecoxib for acute postoperative pain in adults
    Sheena Derry
    Pain Research and Nuffield Department of Clinical Neurosciences, University of Oxford, Pain Research Unit, Churchill Hospital, Oxford, Oxfordshire, UK, OX3 7LE
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 10:CD004233. 2013
    ..Celecoxib is believed to be associated with fewer upper gastrointestinal adverse effects than conventional non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs). Its effectiveness in acute pain was demonstrated in the earlier reviews...
  47. ncbi request reprint Imipramine for neuropathic pain in adults
    Leslie Hearn
    Pain Research and Nuffield Department of Clinical Neurosciences Nuffield Division of Anaesthetics, University of Oxford, Pain Research Unit, Churchill Hospital, Oxford, Oxfordshire, UK, OX3 7LE
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 5:CD010769. 2014
    ..Imipramine is a tricyclic antidepressant that is occasionally used to treat neuropathic pain...
  48. ncbi request reprint Single dose oral ibuprofen plus oxycodone for acute postoperative pain in adults
    Sheena Derry
    Pain Research and Nuffield Department of Clinical Neurosciences, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 6:CD010289. 2013
    ..Fixed-dose combinations of ibuprofen and oxycodone are available, and the drugs may be separately used in combination in some acute pain situations...
  49. doi request reprint Amitriptyline for neuropathic pain and fibromyalgia in adults
    R Andrew Moore
    Pain Research and Nuffield Department of Clinical Neurosciences, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 12:CD008242. 2012
    ..These types of pain can be treated with antidepressant drugs in doses below those at which the drugs act as antidepressants...
  50. pmc Duloxetine for painful diabetic neuropathy and fibromyalgia pain: systematic review of randomised trials
    Asquad Sultan
    Nuffield Department of Anaesthetics, John Radcliffe Hospital, Oxford, OX3 9DU, UK
    BMC Neurol 8:29. 2008
    ..We investigated the efficacy of duloxetine in painful diabetic neuropathy and fibromyalgia to allow comparison with other antidepressants...
  51. ncbi request reprint Single dose oral diflunisal for acute postoperative pain in adults
    Jack O Wasey
    Magdalen College, University of Oxford, High Street, Oxford, Oxfordshire, UK, OX1 4AU
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 4:CD007440. 2010
    ..This property may be useful when regular dosing is needed, or when taking several doses of a shorter acting analgesic is impractical...
  52. ncbi request reprint Single dose oral etoricoxib for acute postoperative pain in adults
    Rachel Clarke
    Pain Research and Nuffield Department of Clinical Neurosciences Nuffield Division of Anaesthetics, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 4:CD004309. 2012
    ..One additional study in acute postoperative pain has been published since the original review was completed in Issue 2, 2009...
  53. doi request reprint Sumatriptan (subcutaneous route of administration) for acute migraine attacks in adults
    Christopher J Derry
    Pain Research and Nuffield Department of Clinical Neurosciences Nuffield Division of Anaesthetics, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 2:CD009665. 2012
    ..Sumatriptan is an abortive medication for migraine attacks, belonging to the triptan family. Subcutaneous administration may be preferable to oral for individuals experiencing nausea and/or vomiting..
  54. doi request reprint Sumatriptan (oral route of administration) for acute migraine attacks in adults
    Christopher J Derry
    Pain Research and Nuffield Department of Clinical Neurosciences Nuffield Division of Anaesthetics, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 2:CD008615. 2012
    ..Sumatriptan is an abortive medication for migraine attacks, belonging to the triptan family...
  55. pmc Faecal blood loss with aspirin, nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs and cyclo-oxygenase-2 selective inhibitors: systematic review of randomized trials using autologous chromium-labelled erythrocytes
    R Andrew Moore
    Pain Research, Nuffield Department of Anaesthetics, University of Oxford, Oxford Radcliffe Hospitals, The Churchill, Headington, Oxford, OX3 7LJ, UK
    Arthritis Res Ther 10:R7. 2008
    ....
  56. doi request reprint Sumatriptan (rectal route of administration) for acute migraine attacks in adults
    Christopher J Derry
    Pain Research and Nuffield Department of Clinical Neurosciences Nuffield Division of Anaesthetics, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 2:CD009664. 2012
    ..Sumatriptan is an abortive medication for migraine attacks, belonging to the triptan family. Rectal administration may be preferable to oral for individuals experiencing nausea and/or vomiting...
  57. pmc Does anybody read "evidence-based" articles?
    Yoon K Loke
    Department of Clinical Pharmacology, University of Oxford, Radcliffe Infirmary, Oxford OX2 6HE, United Kingdom
    BMC Med Res Methodol 3:14. 2003
    ..Editorials (average of 2537 hits per article) were viewed much more frequently than Papers, even where the editorial was written as an accompanying piece with a direct link to the paper...
  58. pmc Appetite suppressants and valvular heart disease - a systematic review
    Yoon K Loke
    Department of Clinical Pharmacology, University of Oxford, Radcliffe Infirmary, OX2 6HE, United Kingdom
    BMC Clin Pharmacol 2:6. 2002
    ..Our objective was to systematically assess the risk of valvular heart disease with appetite suppressants...
  59. pmc Aspirin for the prevention of cardiovascular disease: calculating benefit and harm in the individual patient
    Yoon Kong Loke
    Department of Clinical Pharmacology, University of Oxford, Radcliffe Infirmary, Oxford OX2 6HE
    Br J Clin Pharmacol 55:282-7. 2003
    ..To estimate the absolute reduction in the risk of cardiovascular events and absolute increase in gastrointestinal haemorrhage associated with aspirin for individuals with different baseline risks...
  60. ncbi request reprint Adverse drug reactions: keeping up to date
    Jeffrey K Aronson
    University Department of Clinical Pharmacology, Radcliffe Infirmary, Woodstock Road, Oxford OX2 6HE, UK
    Fundam Clin Pharmacol 16:49-56. 2002
    ..Systematic reviews are too few in number (only 1.25% of publications on adverse drug reactions cited in Side Effects of Drugs Annual); more are needed...
  61. ncbi request reprint Air travel and venous thrombosis: how much help might aspirin be?
    Yoon K Loke
    University of Oxford, Oxford, United Kingdom
    MedGenMed 4:4. 2002
    ..If the rate of travel-related DVT is 20 per 100,000 travelers, then we will have to treat 17,000 people with aspirin to prevent 1 additional DVT...
  62. ncbi request reprint Oxycodone for neuropathic pain and fibromyalgia in adults
    Helen Gaskell
    Department of Clinical Geratology, Oxford University Hospitals NHS Trust, John Radcliffe Hospital, Headley Way, Oxford, Oxfordshire, UK, OX3 9DU
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 6:CD010692. 2014
    ..Oxycodone is a strong opioid agonist widely used to manage severe pain; this review assesses evidence for oxycodone using current standards of evidence designed to reduce bias...
  63. ncbi request reprint Carbamazepine for chronic neuropathic pain and fibromyalgia in adults
    Philip J Wiffen
    Pain Research and Nuffield Department of Clinical Neurosciences, University of Oxford, Pain Research Unit, Churchill Hospital, Oxford, Oxfordshire, UK, OX3 7LE
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 4:CD005451. 2014
    ..The update uses higher standards of evidence than the earlier review, which results in the exclusion of five studies that were previously included...
  64. doi request reprint WITHDRAWN: Radiotherapy for the palliation of painful bone metastases
    Henry J McQuay
    Pain Research and Nuffield Department of Clinical Neurosciences Nuffield Division of Anaesthetics, University of Oxford, West Wing Level 6, John Radcliffe Hospital, Oxford, Oxfordshire, UK, OX3 9DU
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 11:CD001793. 2013
    ....
  65. doi request reprint Single dose oral ibuprofen plus codeine for acute postoperative pain in adults
    Sheena Derry
    Pain Research and Nuffield Department of Clinical Neurosciences, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 3:CD010107. 2013
    ..Some combinations of ibuprofen and codeine are available without prescription (but usually only from a pharmacy) where the dose of codeine is lower, and with a prescription when the dose of codeine is higher...
  66. doi request reprint Topical NSAIDs for chronic musculoskeletal pain in adults
    Sheena Derry
    Pain Research and Nuffield Department of Clinical Neurosciences, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 9:CD007400. 2012
    ..One of the problems has been that older clinical studies were generally short, lasting four weeks or less, and short duration studies are not regarded as adequate in ongoing painful conditions...
  67. ncbi request reprint Carbamazepine for acute and chronic pain in adults
    Philip J Wiffen
    UK Cochrane Centre, National Institute for Health Research, Summertown Pavilion, Middle Way, Oxford, UK, OX2 7LG
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 1:CD005451. 2011
    ..Carbamazepine is used to treat chronic neuropathic pain...
  68. ncbi request reprint Valproic acid and sodium valproate for neuropathic pain and fibromyalgia in adults
    Dipender Gill
    Pain Research and Nuffield Department of Clinical Neurosciences Nuffield Division of Anaesthetics, University of Oxford, Churchill Hospital, Oxford, Oxfordshire, UK, OX3 7LJ
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 10:CD009183. 2011
    ..Valproic acid and its sodium salt (sodium valproate) are antiepileptic drugs that are sometimes used to treat chronic neuropathic pain and fibromyalgia, although they are not licensed for this use...
  69. ncbi request reprint Single dose oral aspirin for acute postoperative pain in adults
    Sheena Derry
    Pain Research and Nuffield Department of Clinical Neurosciences Nuffield Division of Anaesthetics, University of Oxford, Churchill Hospital, Oxford, Oxfordshire, UK, OX3 7LE
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 4:CD002067. 2012
    ..Although its use as an analgesic is now limited in developed countries, it is widely available, inexpensive, and remains commonly used throughout the world...
  70. ncbi request reprint Gabapentin for chronic neuropathic pain and fibromyalgia in adults
    R Andrew Moore
    Pain Research and Nuffield Department of Clinical Neurosciences Nuffield Division of Anaesthetics, University of Oxford, Pain Research Unit, Churchill Hospital, Oxford, Oxfordshire, UK, OX3 7LJ
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 3:CD007938. 2011
    ..Antiepileptic drugs are used to manage pain, predominantly for chronic neuropathic pain, especially when the pain is lancinating or burning...
  71. pmc Indirect comparison of interventions using published randomised trials: systematic review of PDE-5 inhibitors for erectile dysfunction
    R Andrew Moore
    Pain Research and Nuffield Department of Anaesthetics, University of Oxford, Oxford Radcliffe NHS Trust, The Churchill, Headington, Oxford, OX37LJ, UK
    BMC Urol 5:18. 2005
    ..Valid indirect comparisons with a common comparator must examine equivalent doses, similar duration, similar populations, with the same outcomes reported in the same way...
  72. pmc Prevalence of anaemia in older persons: systematic review
    Helen Gaskell
    Pain Research, Nuffield Department of Anaesthetics, University of Oxford, Oxford Radcliffe Hospitals, The Churchill, Headington, Oxford, OX3 7LJ, UK
    BMC Geriatr 8:1. 2008
    ..Anaemia may be one such problem. We report on the prevalence of anaemia in cohorts of elderly people in the general population. The presence of anaemia is associated with a worse prognosis for both morbidity and mortality...
  73. doi request reprint The costs and consequences of adequately managed chronic non-cancer pain and chronic neuropathic pain
    R Andrew
    Pain Research and Nuffield Division of Anaesthetics, University of Oxford, The Churchill, Oxford, U K
    Pain Pract 14:79-94. 2014
    ..Recent research demonstrates different aspects of the negative impact of chronic pain and the positive impact of successful treatment, making an overview of the costs and consequences of chronic pain appropriate...
  74. doi request reprint Faster, higher, stronger? Evidence for formulation and efficacy for ibuprofen in acute pain
    R Andrew Moore
    Pain Research and Nuffield Division of Anaesthetics, Nuffield Department of Neurosciences, University of Oxford, The Churchill, Oxford, UK Electronic address
    Pain 155:14-21. 2014
    ..Achieving a better analgesic effect with fast-acting nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug formulations has important implications for safety. Formulation chemistry is of potential importance for analgesics. ..
  75. pmc Systematic review of efficacy of topical rubefacients containing salicylates for the treatment of acute and chronic pain
    Lorna Mason
    Pain Research and Nuffield Department of Anaesthetics, University of Oxford, Oxford Radcliffe Hospital, Headington, Oxford OX3 7LJ
    BMJ 328:995. 2004
    ..To determine the efficacy and safety of topical rubefacients containing salicylates in acute and chronic pain...
  76. ncbi request reprint Single dose oral mefenamic acid for acute postoperative pain in adults
    Rachel Moll
    Pain Research and Nuffield Department of Clinical Neurosciences Nuffield Division of Anaesthetics, University of Oxford, Churchill Hospital, Oxford, Oxfordshire, UK, OX3 7LJ
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 3:CD007553. 2011
    ..It is widely available in many countries worldwide...
  77. ncbi request reprint Lamotrigine for acute and chronic pain
    Philip J Wiffen
    UK Cochrane Centre, National Institute for Health Research, Summertown Pavilion, Middle Way, Oxford, UK, OX2 7LG
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 2:CD006044. 2011
    ..This updated review adds five new additional studies looking at evidence for Lamotrigine as an effective treatment for acute and chronic pain...
  78. pmc Systematic review and meta-analysis of randomised trials and cohort studies of mycophenolate mofetil in lupus nephritis
    R Andrew Moore
    Pain Research and Nuffield Department of Anaesthetics, University of Oxford, The Churchill, Headington, Oxford OX3 7LJ, UK
    Arthritis Res Ther 8:R182. 2006
    ..2%. The results form a basis on which to plan future studies and provide a guide for the use of MMF in lupus nephritis until results of larger studies are available. At least one such study is under way...
  79. ncbi request reprint Triptans for acute cluster headache
    Simon Law
    Pain Research and Nuffield Department of Anaesthetics, University of Oxford, West Wing Level 6, John Radcliffe Hospital, Oxford, Oxfordshire, UK, OX3 9DU
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 4:CD008042. 2010
    ..Non-oral routes of administration are likely to provide better and more rapid responses...
  80. ncbi request reprint Imiquimod for actinic keratosis: systematic review and meta-analysis
    Gina Hadley
    Pain Research and Nuffield Department of Anaesthetics, University of Oxford, The Churchill, Headington, Oxford, UK
    J Invest Dermatol 126:1251-5. 2006
    ..Future investigation might be aimed at elucidating optimal dosing to minimize adverse events without detriment to efficacy, and evaluating long-term recurrence...
  81. ncbi request reprint Single dose oral fenoprofen for acute postoperative pain in adults
    Maria X Traa
    Pain Research and Nuffield Department of Clinical Neurosciences Nuffield Division of Anaesthetics, University of Oxford, Churchill Hospital, Oxford, Oxfordshire, UK, OX3 7LJ
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 2:CD007556. 2011
    ..Fenoprofen is a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID), available in several different countries, but not widely used...
  82. ncbi request reprint Self-monitoring of blood glucose in type-2 diabetes: what is the evidence?
    Grace McGeoch
    Pain Research and Nuffield Department of Anaesthetics, University of Oxford, The Churchill, Headington, Oxford, OX3 7LJ, UK
    Diabetes Metab Res Rev 23:423-40. 2007
    ..There is a controversy about self-monitoring of blood glucose (SMBG) in patients with type 2 diabetes who are not using insulin. Randomized trials are limited in duration, size, and validity...
  83. ncbi request reprint Incidence of epidural hematoma, infection, and neurologic injury in obstetric patients with epidural analgesia/anesthesia
    Wilhelm Ruppen
    Pain Research and Nuffield Department of Anaesthetics, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK
    Anesthesiology 105:394-9. 2006
    ..Earlier and smaller studies produced significantly higher risk estimates for transient neurologic injury plus injury of unknown duration...
  84. pmc A comparison of three different sources of data in assessing the frequencies of adverse reactions to amiodarone
    Yoon K Loke
    Department of Clinical Pharmacology, University of Oxford, Radcliffe Infirmary, Oxford OX2 6HE, UK
    Br J Clin Pharmacol 57:616-21. 2004
    ....
  85. doi request reprint Differing results of trials of glucosamine for pain in arthritis: comment on the article by VLAD et al
    Andrew Moore
    Arthritis Rheum 58:332-3; author reply 333-4. 2008