Lucy K Smith

Summary

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. 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
  5. 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
  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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Publications18

  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. 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...
  5. 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
  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 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...
  12. 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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  13. 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...
  14. 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...
  15. 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..
  16. 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...
  17. doi request reprint 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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  18. 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...