Lois G Kim
Affiliation: University of Cambridge
- Screening for abdominal aortic aneurysms: the effects of age and social deprivation on screening uptake, prevalence and attendance at follow-up in the MASS trialL G Kim
MRC Biostatistics Unit, Institute of Public Health, University Forvie Site, Robinson Way, Cambridge CB2 2SR, UK
J Med Screen 11:50-3. 2004..Data from the Multicentre Aneurysm Screening Study (MASS) are used to examine the influences of age and social deprivation in the context of screening for abdominal aortic aneurysms (AAAs)...
- Implications of screening for abdominal aortic aneurysms on surgical workloadL G Kim
Medical Research Council Biostatistics Unit, Cambridge, UK
Br J Surg 92:171-6. 2005..If a national screening programme for AAA were adopted in the UK, it would be expected to increase the elective and decrease the emergency surgical workload...
- Prediction of risk of seizure recurrence after a single seizure and early epilepsy: further results from the MESS trialLois G Kim
MRC Biostatistics Unit, Institute of Public Health, Cambridge, UK
Lancet Neurol 5:317-22. 2006..This will enable decision-making on the basis of the perceived risk of treatment compared with the benefit of reducing the risk of further seizures in the initial years after diagnosis...
- How cost-effective is screening for abdominal aortic aneurysms?L G Kim
MRC Biostatistics Unit, Institute of Public Health, Robinson Way, Cambridge CB2 2SR, UK
J Med Screen 14:46-52. 2007..To provide reliable estimates of the long-term cost-effectiveness of abdominal aortic aneurysm screening in men...
- A sustained mortality benefit from screening for abdominal aortic aneurysmLois G Kim
Institute of Public Health, Cambridge, United Kingdom, and St Richard s Hospital, Chichester, United Kingdom
Ann Intern Med 146:699-706. 2007..Longer-term mortality benefit and cost-effectiveness for abdominal aortic aneurysm (AAA) screening are uncertain...
- Assessment of the criteria for elective surgery in screen-detected abdominal aortic aneurysmsR Alan P Scott
St Richards Hospital, Chichester, West Sussex, UK
J Med Screen 12:150-4. 2005..The Multi-centre Aneurysm Screening Study (MASS) enables assessment of their contribution to this risk reduction...
- Fifteen-year follow-up of a randomized clinical trial of ultrasonographic screening for abdominal aortic aneurysmsH A Ashton
Scott Research Unit, St Richard s Hospital, Chichester, UK
Br J Surg 94:696-701. 2007..These are the final results of a randomized controlled screening trial for AAA in men, updating those reported previously. Benefit and compliance over a median 15-year interval were examined...
- Poorer self assessed health in a prospective study of men with screen detected abdominal aortic aneurysm: a predictor or a consequence of screening outcome?Theresa M Marteau
Health Psychology Section Guy s, 5th Floor Thomas Guy House, London Bridge, London SE1 9RT, UK
J Epidemiol Community Health 58:1042-6. 2004..To assess the extent to which poorer self assessed health in men in whom an abdominal aortic aneurysm (AAA) is detected at screening is a consequence or a predictor of screening outcome...