M A Lumsden

Summary

Affiliation: University of Glasgow
Country: UK

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Hot flushes: are there effective alternatives to estrogen?
    Jenifer Sassarini
    University of Glasgow, Department of Developmental Medicine, Glasgow, UK
    Menopause Int 16:81-8. 2010
  2. doi request reprint Working in health access programme (WHAP): initial results
    Mary Ann Lumsden
    Section of Reproductive and Maternal Medicine, University of Glasgow, Glasgow, UK
    Med Educ 42:412-9. 2008
  3. ncbi request reprint Assessment of personal qualities in relation to admission to medical school
    Mary Ann Lumsden
    Division of Developmental Medicine, Glasgow Royal Infirmary, Glasgow, UK
    Med Educ 39:258-65. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint Embolization versus myomectomy versus hysterectomy: which is best, when?
    Mary Ann Lumsden
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Glasgow, UK
    Hum Reprod 17:253-9. 2002
  5. doi request reprint New undergraduate curricula in the UK and Australia
    M A Lumsden
    University of Glasgow, United Kingdom
    Best Pract Res Clin Obstet Gynaecol 24:795-806. 2010
  6. doi request reprint Randomised comparison of uterine artery embolisation (UAE) with surgical treatment in patients with symptomatic uterine fibroids (REST trial): 5-year results
    J G Moss
    North Glasgow University Hospitals, Gartnavel General Hospital, Glasgow, UK
    BJOG 118:936-44. 2011
  7. doi request reprint The effects of uterine artery embolisation and surgical treatment on ovarian function in women with uterine fibroids
    S Rashid
    Section of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Division of Developmental Medicine, Western Infirmary, University of Glasgow, Glasgow, UK
    BJOG 117:985-9. 2010
  8. ncbi request reprint Hormone replacement therapy can augment vascular relaxation in post-menopausal women with type 2 diabetes
    M Perera
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Glasgow, G3 8SJ, UK
    Hum Reprod 17:497-502. 2002
  9. ncbi request reprint Effects of low-dose continuous combined hormone replacement therapy on glucose homeostasis and markers of cardiovascular risk in women with type 2 diabetes
    A F B Kernohan
    Division of Cardiovascular and Medical Sciences, University of Glasgow, Glasgow, UK
    Clin Endocrinol (Oxf) 66:27-34. 2007
  10. ncbi request reprint The effect of HRT on cerebral haemodynamics and cerebral vasomotor reactivity in post-menopausal women
    C A L Bain
    Division of Developmental Medicine, University of Glasgow, Western Infirmary, Glasgow G11 6NT, UK
    Hum Reprod 19:2411-4. 2004

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Publications23

  1. doi request reprint Hot flushes: are there effective alternatives to estrogen?
    Jenifer Sassarini
    University of Glasgow, Department of Developmental Medicine, Glasgow, UK
    Menopause Int 16:81-8. 2010
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  2. doi request reprint Working in health access programme (WHAP): initial results
    Mary Ann Lumsden
    Section of Reproductive and Maternal Medicine, University of Glasgow, Glasgow, UK
    Med Educ 42:412-9. 2008
    ..In the Working in Health Access Programme (WHAP), we report on the potential usefulness of such a measure. In addition, we describe a programme for raising awareness of higher education (HE) and careers in health care...
  3. ncbi request reprint Assessment of personal qualities in relation to admission to medical school
    Mary Ann Lumsden
    Division of Developmental Medicine, Glasgow Royal Infirmary, Glasgow, UK
    Med Educ 39:258-65. 2005
    ..Improved objectivity, fairness and effectiveness of selection procedures are desirable. The ultimate outcome sought is the graduation of competent doctors who reflect the values of and are in tune with the communities they serve...
  4. ncbi request reprint Embolization versus myomectomy versus hysterectomy: which is best, when?
    Mary Ann Lumsden
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Glasgow, UK
    Hum Reprod 17:253-9. 2002
    ..However, it is associated with significant complications and requires further evaluation before being accepted as a useful alternative to surgical therapy in the management of women with uterine fibroids...
  5. doi request reprint New undergraduate curricula in the UK and Australia
    M A Lumsden
    University of Glasgow, United Kingdom
    Best Pract Res Clin Obstet Gynaecol 24:795-806. 2010
    ..However, factual knowledge of medical science is also essential and ways of achieving a balance are discussed...
  6. doi request reprint Randomised comparison of uterine artery embolisation (UAE) with surgical treatment in patients with symptomatic uterine fibroids (REST trial): 5-year results
    J G Moss
    North Glasgow University Hospitals, Gartnavel General Hospital, Glasgow, UK
    BJOG 118:936-44. 2011
    ..To compare the long-term results of uterine artery embolisation (UAE) with surgery for women with symptomatic uterine fibroids...
  7. doi request reprint The effects of uterine artery embolisation and surgical treatment on ovarian function in women with uterine fibroids
    S Rashid
    Section of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Division of Developmental Medicine, Western Infirmary, University of Glasgow, Glasgow, UK
    BJOG 117:985-9. 2010
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate and compare both ovarian function and menstrual characteristics following uterine artery embolisation (UAE) and surgery...
  8. ncbi request reprint Hormone replacement therapy can augment vascular relaxation in post-menopausal women with type 2 diabetes
    M Perera
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Glasgow, G3 8SJ, UK
    Hum Reprod 17:497-502. 2002
    ..Observational studies have suggested that estrogens may provide cardioprotection by regulating endothelial nitric oxide synthase...
  9. ncbi request reprint Effects of low-dose continuous combined hormone replacement therapy on glucose homeostasis and markers of cardiovascular risk in women with type 2 diabetes
    A F B Kernohan
    Division of Cardiovascular and Medical Sciences, University of Glasgow, Glasgow, UK
    Clin Endocrinol (Oxf) 66:27-34. 2007
    ....
  10. ncbi request reprint The effect of HRT on cerebral haemodynamics and cerebral vasomotor reactivity in post-menopausal women
    C A L Bain
    Division of Developmental Medicine, University of Glasgow, Western Infirmary, Glasgow G11 6NT, UK
    Hum Reprod 19:2411-4. 2004
    ..Impaired CVR is associated with elevated risk of stroke. We performed a randomized, double-blind placebo-controlled trial to investigate the effect of two HRT preparations upon CVR...
  11. pmc Randomised controlled trial of home based motivational interviewing by midwives to help pregnant smokers quit or cut down
    D M Tappin
    Paediatric Epidemiology and Community Health Unit, Department of Child Health, Division of Developmental Medicine, University of Glasgow, Yorkhill, Glasgow G3 8SJ
    BMJ 331:373-7. 2005
    ..To determine whether motivational interviewing--a behavioural therapy for addictions-provided at home by specially trained midwives helps pregnant smokers to quit...
  12. ncbi request reprint Effects of low-dose continuous combined HRT on vascular function in women with type 2 diabetes
    Andrew F B Kernohan
    Division of Cardiovascular and Medical Sciences, University of Glasgow, 36 Church St, Glasgow, G11 6NT, UK
    Diab Vasc Dis Res 1:82-8. 2004
    ..Women with type 2 diabetes (T2DM) are at increased cardiovascular risk and have impaired endothelial function. Any benefits of HRT on endothelial function in this group are of particular interest...
  13. ncbi request reprint The effect of type 1 diabetes mellitus on vascular responses to endothelin-1 in pregnant women
    C Ang
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Glasgow, Glasgow, United Kingdom G3 8SJ
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 86:4939-42. 2001
    ..These observations suggest that endothelin-1 may play a role in maintaining peripheral vascular tone in normal pregnancy, and the decreased sensitivity seen in pregnant women with diabetes may reflect abnormal vascular reactivity...
  14. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of the effect of uterine artery embolisation on menstrual blood loss and uterine volume
    A Khaund
    Department of Gynaecology, North Glasgow University Hospitals, Glasgow Royal Infirmary, UK
    BJOG 111:700-5. 2004
    ..To evaluate the effect of uterine artery embolisation (UAE) on menstrual blood loss (MBL) and uterine volume in women with symptomatic uterine fibroids...
  15. ncbi request reprint Uterine fibroids--do size and location determine menstrual blood loss?
    Suzanna Sulaiman
    Division of Developmental Medicine, University of Glasgow, Glasgow, UK
    Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol 115:85-9. 2004
    ..To investigate any potential effect of fibroid size and distribution on menstrual blood loss (MBL)...
  16. ncbi request reprint Endothelial function is preserved in pregnant women with well-controlled type 1 diabetes
    Christine Ang
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Glasgow, UK
    BJOG 109:699-707. 2002
    ..This study aims to investigate endothelium-dependent relaxation in pregnant women with pre-existing type I diabetes mellitus...
  17. ncbi request reprint Insulin-mediated vasorelaxation in pregnancy
    C Ang
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Glasgow, UK
    BJOG 108:1088-93. 2001
    ..Furthermore, the attenuation of vasoconstrictor tone is via an endothelium-independent mechanism. This suggests that the vascular dysfunction associated with diabetes mellitus does not occur with physiological insulin resistance...
  18. ncbi request reprint The position of the Regulatory Authorities
    M A Lumsden
    Department of Reproductive and Maternal Medicine, Glasgow Royal Infirmary, Glasgow, UK
    Climacteric 10:121-4. 2007
    ..Since these statements have such an enormous impact, this presentation will consider further the background to the authorities and the mechanism by which their decisions were reached...
  19. ncbi request reprint Effect of a gonadotropin releasing hormone analog on cerebral hemodynamics in premenopausal women
    C A L Bain
    Division of Developmental Medicine, University of Glasgow, UK
    Climacteric 8:193-7. 2005
    ..We studied intracranial hemodynamics in a group of premenopausal women before and after induction of a temporary hypoestrogenic state...
  20. ncbi request reprint Uterine-artery embolization versus surgery for symptomatic uterine fibroids
    Richard D Edwards
    N Engl J Med 356:360-70. 2007
    ..The efficacy and safety of uterine-artery embolization, as compared with standard surgical methods, for the treatment of symptomatic uterine fibroids remain uncertain...
  21. ncbi request reprint Menorrhagia II: is the 80-mL blood loss criterion useful in management of complaint of menorrhagia?
    Pamela E Warner
    Division of Community Health Sciences, University of Edinburgh Medical School, Edinburgh, Scotland, UK
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 190:1224-9. 2004
    ..Menorrhagia is defined in terms of statistical"abnormality"as blood loss of >80 mL. We examined the usefulness of this definition in women who were referred to gynecology clinics with heavy periods...
  22. ncbi request reprint Managing the menopause: BMS Council Consensus statement on HRT
    Joan Pitkin
    Menopause Clinical and Research Unit, Division of Women and Children, Northwick Park and St Marks Hospital, Watford Road Harrow, Mddlx, UK
    J Br Menopause Soc 10:33-6. 2004
    ..Hormone replacement still offers the potential for benefit to outweigh harm, providing the appropriate regimen has been instigated in terms of dose, route and combination...
  23. ncbi request reprint Managing the menopause: British Menopause Society Council consensus statement on hormone replacement therapy
    Joan Pitkin
    The British Menopause Society, 4 6 Eton Place, Marlow, Buckinghamshire SL7 2QA, UK
    J Br Menopause Soc 11:152-6. 2005
    ..HRT still offers the potential for benefit to outweigh harm, providing the appropriate regimen has been instigated in terms of dose, route and combination...