Lucy K Smith

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Affiliation: University of Leicester
Country: UK

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Long-term outcome for the tiniest or most immature babies: survival rates
    Lucy K Smith
    Department of Health Sciences, University of Leicester, Leicester, UK Electronic address
    Semin Fetal Neonatal Med 19:72-7. 2014
  2. pmc Comparing regional infant death rates: the influence of preterm births <24 weeks of gestation
    Lucy Smith
    Department of Health Science, University of Leicester, 22 28 Princess Road West, Leicester LE1 6TP, UK
    Arch Dis Child Fetal Neonatal Ed 98:F103-7. 2013
  3. pmc Conducting a critical interpretive synthesis of the literature on access to healthcare by vulnerable groups
    Mary Dixon-Woods
    Department of Health Sciences, University of Leicester, 22 28 Princess Road West, Leicester LE1 6TP, UK
    BMC Med Res Methodol 6:35. 2006
  4. pmc Recent changes in lung cancer incidence for south Asians: a population based register study
    Lucy K Smith
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University of Leicester, Leicester LE1 6TP, UK
    BMJ 326:81-2. 2003
  5. ncbi request reprint Deprivation and infection among spontaneous very preterm births
    Lucy K Smith
    Department of Health Sciences, University of Leicester, 22 28 Princess Road West, Leicester, United Kingdom
    Obstet Gynecol 110:325-9. 2007
  6. pmc Socioeconomic inequalities in very preterm birth rates
    L K Smith
    Department of Health Sciences, University of Leicester, 22 28 Princess Road West, Leicester LE1 6TP, UK
    Arch Dis Child Fetal Neonatal Ed 92:F11-4. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint Patients' help-seeking experiences and delay in cancer presentation: a qualitative synthesis
    Lucy K Smith
    Department of Health Sciences, University of Leicester, Leicester LE1 6TP, UK
    Lancet 366:825-31. 2005
  8. pmc Do we need an age specific measure of consensual poverty for older adults? Evidence from the poverty and social exclusion survey
    Lucy K Smith
    Department of Health Sciences, University of Leicester, Leicester, UK
    J Epidemiol Community Health 58:616-7. 2004
  9. ncbi request reprint Providing more up-to-date estimates of patient survival: a comparison of standard survival analysis with period analysis using life-table methods and proportional hazards models
    Lucy K Smith
    Department of Health Sciences, University of Leicester, 22 28 Princess Road West, Leicester, LE1 6TP, UK
    J Clin Epidemiol 57:14-20. 2004
  10. pmc Socioeconomic inequalities in survival and provision of neonatal care: population based study of very preterm infants
    Lucy K Smith
    Department of Health Sciences, University of Leicester, Leicester LE1 6TP
    BMJ 339:b4702. 2009

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Publications26

  1. doi request reprint Long-term outcome for the tiniest or most immature babies: survival rates
    Lucy K Smith
    Department of Health Sciences, University of Leicester, Leicester, UK Electronic address
    Semin Fetal Neonatal Med 19:72-7. 2014
    ..Such variation in approach can result in major differences in reported survival and consequentially have large effects on apparent rates of adverse long-term outcome. ..
  2. pmc Comparing regional infant death rates: the influence of preterm births <24 weeks of gestation
    Lucy Smith
    Department of Health Science, University of Leicester, 22 28 Princess Road West, Leicester LE1 6TP, UK
    Arch Dis Child Fetal Neonatal Ed 98:F103-7. 2013
    ..To investigate regional variation in the registration of preterm births <24 weeks of gestation and the impact on infant death rates for English Primary Care Trusts (PCTs)...
  3. pmc Conducting a critical interpretive synthesis of the literature on access to healthcare by vulnerable groups
    Mary Dixon-Woods
    Department of Health Sciences, University of Leicester, 22 28 Princess Road West, Leicester LE1 6TP, UK
    BMC Med Res Methodol 6:35. 2006
    ..This approach is sensitised to the processes of conventional systematic review methodology and draws on recent advances in methods for interpretive synthesis...
  4. pmc Recent changes in lung cancer incidence for south Asians: a population based register study
    Lucy K Smith
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University of Leicester, Leicester LE1 6TP, UK
    BMJ 326:81-2. 2003
  5. ncbi request reprint Deprivation and infection among spontaneous very preterm births
    Lucy K Smith
    Department of Health Sciences, University of Leicester, 22 28 Princess Road West, Leicester, United Kingdom
    Obstet Gynecol 110:325-9. 2007
    ..To explore the relationship between infection and socioeconomic deprivation among mothers of spontaneous very preterm infants to contribute to the understanding of the deprivation gap in the incidence of very preterm birth...
  6. pmc Socioeconomic inequalities in very preterm birth rates
    L K Smith
    Department of Health Sciences, University of Leicester, 22 28 Princess Road West, Leicester LE1 6TP, UK
    Arch Dis Child Fetal Neonatal Ed 92:F11-4. 2007
    ..To investigate the extent of socioeconomic inequalities in the incidence of very preterm birth over the past decade...
  7. ncbi request reprint Patients' help-seeking experiences and delay in cancer presentation: a qualitative synthesis
    Lucy K Smith
    Department of Health Sciences, University of Leicester, Leicester LE1 6TP, UK
    Lancet 366:825-31. 2005
    ..We undertook a qualitative synthesis of international research evidence to provide insight into patients' experiences of recognising symptoms of cancer and seeking help...
  8. pmc Do we need an age specific measure of consensual poverty for older adults? Evidence from the poverty and social exclusion survey
    Lucy K Smith
    Department of Health Sciences, University of Leicester, Leicester, UK
    J Epidemiol Community Health 58:616-7. 2004
  9. ncbi request reprint Providing more up-to-date estimates of patient survival: a comparison of standard survival analysis with period analysis using life-table methods and proportional hazards models
    Lucy K Smith
    Department of Health Sciences, University of Leicester, 22 28 Princess Road West, Leicester, LE1 6TP, UK
    J Clin Epidemiol 57:14-20. 2004
    ..We use statistical models to further develop the method of period analysis, providing more up-to-date estimates of survival and the ability to explore differences in survival by covariates and adjust for case mix...
  10. pmc Socioeconomic inequalities in survival and provision of neonatal care: population based study of very preterm infants
    Lucy K Smith
    Department of Health Sciences, University of Leicester, Leicester LE1 6TP
    BMJ 339:b4702. 2009
    ..To assess socioeconomic inequalities in survival and provision of neonatal care among very preterm infants...
  11. pmc Associations between late and moderately preterm birth and smoking, alcohol, drug use and diet: a population-based case-cohort study
    Lucy K Smith
    Department of Health Science, University of Leicester, Leicester, UK
    Arch Dis Child Fetal Neonatal Ed 100:F486-91. 2015
    ..This study explores the associations between lifestyle factors and late and moderate preterm birth (LMPT: 32(+0)-36(+6) weeks' gestation), a relatively under-researched group...
  12. pmc Neonatal outcomes and delivery of care for infants born late preterm or moderately preterm: a prospective population-based study
    Elaine M Boyle
    Department of Health Sciences, University of Leicester, Leicester, UK
    Arch Dis Child Fetal Neonatal Ed 100:F479-85. 2015
    ..To describe neonatal outcomes and explore variation in delivery of care for infants born late (34-36  weeks) and moderately (32-33 weeks) preterm (LMPT)...
  13. doi request reprint Early Emergence of Delayed Social Competence in Infants Born Late and Moderately Preterm
    Samantha Johnson
    Department of Health Sciences, University of Leicester, Leicester, United Kingdom Department of Academic Neonatology, Institute for Women s Health, University College London, London, United Kingdom
    J Dev Behav Pediatr 36:690-9. 2015
    ..To assess behavioral outcomes and social competence at 2 years of age in infants born late and moderately preterm (LMPT; 32-36 wk gestation)...
  14. doi request reprint Eating difficulties in children born late and moderately preterm at 2 y of age: a prospective population-based cohort study
    Samantha Johnson
    Department of Health Sciences, University of Leicester, Leicester, United Kingdom and
    Am J Clin Nutr 103:406-14. 2016
    ..Little is known about the impact of late and moderately preterm (LMPT; 32-36 wk of gestation) birth on eating difficulties in early childhood...
  15. doi request reprint Infants born late/moderately preterm are at increased risk for a positive autism screen at 2 years of age
    Alexa Guy
    Department of Health Sciences, University of Leicester, Leicester, United Kingdom School of Psychology, University of Warwick, Coventry, United Kingdom
    J Pediatr 166:269-75.e3. 2015
    ..To assess the prevalence of positive screens using the Modified Checklist for Autism in Toddlers (M-CHAT) questionnaire and follow-up interview in late and moderately preterm (LMPT; 32-36 weeks) infants and term-born controls...
  16. pmc Neurodevelopmental outcomes following late and moderate prematurity: a population-based cohort study
    Samantha Johnson
    Department of Health Sciences, University of Leicester, Leicester, UK
    Arch Dis Child Fetal Neonatal Ed 100:F301-8. 2015
    ..This paper present the results of a prospective, population-based study of 2-year outcomes following LMPT birth...
  17. pmc Socioeconomic inequalities in outcome of pregnancy and neonatal mortality associated with congenital anomalies: population based study
    Lucy K Smith
    Department of Health Sciences, University of Leicester, UK
    BMJ 343:d4306. 2011
    ..To investigate socioeconomic inequalities in outcome of pregnancy and neonatal mortality associated with congenital anomalies...
  18. pmc Nature of socioeconomic inequalities in neonatal mortality: population based study
    Lucy K Smith
    Department of Health Sciences, University of Leicester, Leicester LE1 6TP, UK
    BMJ 341:c6654. 2010
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  19. ncbi request reprint Additive and multiplicative covariate regression models for relative survival incorporating fractional polynomials for time-dependent effects
    Paul C Lambert
    Department of Health Sciences, Centre for Biostatistics and Genetic Epidemiology, University of Leicester, 22 28 Princess Road West, Leicester, LE1 6TP, UK
    Stat Med 24:3871-85. 2005
    ..All models presented in this paper can be estimated within a generalized linear models framework and thus can be implemented using standard software...
  20. pmc Trends in the incidence and mortality of multiple births by socioeconomic deprivation and maternal age in England: population-based cohort study
    Lucy K Smith
    Department of Health Sciences, University of Leicester, Leicester, UK
    BMJ Open 4:e004514. 2014
    ..To investigate temporal trends in multiple birth rates and associated stillbirth and neonatal mortality by socioeconomic deprivation and maternal age in England...
  21. ncbi request reprint Mortality in adults with moderate to profound intellectual disability: a population-based study
    F Tyrer
    Department of Health Sciences, University of Leicester, Leicester, UK
    J Intellect Disabil Res 51:520-7. 2007
    ..This is the first UK population-based study to measure the extent of excess mortality in people with ID compared with the general population...
  22. pmc Up-to-date estimates of long-term cancer survival in England and Wales
    L K Smith
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University of Leicester, 22 28 Princess Road West, Leicester LE1 6TP, UK
    Br J Cancer 89:74-6. 2003
    ..British Journal of Cancer (2003) 89, 74-76. doi:10.1038/sj.bjc.6600976 www.bjcancer.com..
  23. pmc Latest trends in cancer incidence among UK South Asians in Leicester
    L K Smith
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University of Leicester, 22 28 Princess Road West, Leicester LE1 6TP, UK
    Br J Cancer 89:70-3. 2003
    ..Younger South Asians, particularly children, are at increased risk. While generally cancer rates have fallen over the last decade, they are increasing among South Asians...
  24. pmc Telephone interviews and online questionnaires can be used to improve neurodevelopmental follow-up rates
    Samantha Johnson
    Department of Health Sciences, University of Leicester, 22 28 Princess Road West, Leicester LE1 6TP, UK
    BMC Res Notes 7:219. 2014
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  25. pmc Socioeconomic inequalities in pregnancy outcome associated with Down syndrome: a population-based study
    Judith L S Budd
    Department of Health Sciences, University of Leicester, Leicester, UK
    Arch Dis Child Fetal Neonatal Ed 100:F400-4. 2015
    ..To investigate socioeconomic inequalities in outcome of pregnancy associated with Down syndrome (DS) compared with other congenital anomalies screened for during pregnancy...
  26. ncbi request reprint Socioeconomic factors associated with the onset of disability in older age: a longitudinal study of people aged 75 years and over
    Ruth J Matthews
    Department of Health Sciences, University of Leicester, 22 28 Princess Road West, Leicester LE1 6TP, UK
    Soc Sci Med 61:1567-75. 2005
    ..Further work is needed to explore what causes older people to experience difficulty in managing their money and to understand the mechanisms behind its impact on their physical health...