S Thangaratinam

Summary

Affiliation: University of Birmingham
Country: UK

Publications

  1. pmc How are "teaching the teachers" courses in evidence based medicine evaluated? A systematic review
    Jacek Walczak
    CASPolska, 32 400 Myślenice, ul, Mickiewicza 40, Poland
    BMC Med Educ 10:64. 2010
  2. pmc A review of the methodological features of systematic reviews in maternal medicine
    Lumaan Sheikh
    Academic Unit, Birmingham Women s Hospital, University of Birmingham, Birmingham, UK
    BMC Med 5:10. 2007
  3. ncbi request reprint Identifying the performance criteria for appraisal of colposcopists: benchmarking Delphi
    S Thangaratinam
    Academic Unit, Birmingham Women s Hospital, Birmingham, UK
    BJOG 114:1288-91. 2007
  4. pmc Accuracy of pulse oximetry in screening for congenital heart disease in asymptomatic newborns: a systematic review
    Shakila Thangaratinam
    Academic Unit, Birmingham Women s Hospital, Birmingham, UK
    Arch Dis Child Fetal Neonatal Ed 92:F176-80. 2007
  5. pmc Estimation of proteinuria as a predictor of complications of pre-eclampsia: a systematic review
    Shakila Thangaratinam
    Academic Unit of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Birmingham Women s Hospital, Birmingham, UK
    BMC Med 7:10. 2009
  6. pmc Tests for predicting complications of pre-eclampsia: a protocol for systematic reviews
    Shakila Thangaratinam
    Academic Unit of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Birmingham Women s Hospital, Birmingham, UK
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 8:38. 2008
  7. ncbi request reprint Prioritisation of tests for the prediction of preeclampsia complications: a Delphi survey
    S Thangaratinam
    Academic Unit of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Keele University School of Medicine, University Hospital of North Staffordshire, Stoke on Trent, UK
    Hypertens Pregnancy 26:131-8. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Accuracy of serum uric acid in predicting complications of pre-eclampsia: a systematic review
    S Thangaratinam
    Academic Unit of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Maternity Block, University Hospital of North Staffordshire, Stoke on Trent, UK
    BJOG 113:369-78. 2006
  9. doi request reprint Pulse oximetry as a screening test for congenital heart defects in newborn infants: a test accuracy study with evaluation of acceptability and cost-effectiveness
    A K Ewer
    University of Birmingham, School of Clinical and Experimental Medicine, Birmingham, UK
    Health Technol Assess 16:v-xiii, 1-184. 2012
  10. ncbi request reprint Inferior vena cava thrombosis and recurrent pancreatitis in pregnancy
    I Hassan
    Academic Unit of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Keele University Medical School, University Hospital of North Staffordshire NHS Trust, Stoke on Trent, UK
    J Obstet Gynaecol 26:372-3. 2006

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Publications12

  1. pmc How are "teaching the teachers" courses in evidence based medicine evaluated? A systematic review
    Jacek Walczak
    CASPolska, 32 400 Myślenice, ul, Mickiewicza 40, Poland
    BMC Med Educ 10:64. 2010
    ..We conducted a systematic review of assessment tools for EBM TTT courses. To summarise and appraise existing assessment methods for teaching the teachers courses in EBM by a systematic review...
  2. pmc A review of the methodological features of systematic reviews in maternal medicine
    Lumaan Sheikh
    Academic Unit, Birmingham Women s Hospital, University of Birmingham, Birmingham, UK
    BMC Med 5:10. 2007
    ..This review assesses the methodological features of existing systematic reviews in maternal medicine, comparing Cochrane and non-Cochrane reviews in maternal medicine...
  3. ncbi request reprint Identifying the performance criteria for appraisal of colposcopists: benchmarking Delphi
    S Thangaratinam
    Academic Unit, Birmingham Women s Hospital, Birmingham, UK
    BJOG 114:1288-91. 2007
    ..With an increased emphasis on accountability and improved performance, there is a need to identify the performance criteria that are essential to be satisfied by the colposcopists at the time of appraisal...
  4. pmc Accuracy of pulse oximetry in screening for congenital heart disease in asymptomatic newborns: a systematic review
    Shakila Thangaratinam
    Academic Unit, Birmingham Women s Hospital, Birmingham, UK
    Arch Dis Child Fetal Neonatal Ed 92:F176-80. 2007
    ..Logit pairs of sensitivity and specificity of each study were analysed in a single model, accounting for their correlation due to differences in threshold between studies...
  5. pmc Estimation of proteinuria as a predictor of complications of pre-eclampsia: a systematic review
    Shakila Thangaratinam
    Academic Unit of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Birmingham Women s Hospital, Birmingham, UK
    BMC Med 7:10. 2009
    ..We aim to determine the accuracy with which the amount of proteinuria predicts maternal and fetal complications in women with pre-eclampsia by systematic quantitative review of test accuracy studies...
  6. pmc Tests for predicting complications of pre-eclampsia: a protocol for systematic reviews
    Shakila Thangaratinam
    Academic Unit of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Birmingham Women s Hospital, Birmingham, UK
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 8:38. 2008
    ..We aim to determine the accuracy of various tests to predict complications of pre-eclampsia by systematic quantitative reviews...
  7. ncbi request reprint Prioritisation of tests for the prediction of preeclampsia complications: a Delphi survey
    S Thangaratinam
    Academic Unit of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Keele University School of Medicine, University Hospital of North Staffordshire, Stoke on Trent, UK
    Hypertens Pregnancy 26:131-8. 2007
    ..At present, there are no robust systematic reviews or large studies examining the accuracy of tests that could predict complications in women with preeclampsia...
  8. ncbi request reprint Accuracy of serum uric acid in predicting complications of pre-eclampsia: a systematic review
    S Thangaratinam
    Academic Unit of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Maternity Block, University Hospital of North Staffordshire, Stoke on Trent, UK
    BJOG 113:369-78. 2006
    ..Pre-eclampsia is one of the largest causes of maternal and fetal mortality and morbidity. Hyperuricemia is often associated with pre-eclampsia...
  9. doi request reprint Pulse oximetry as a screening test for congenital heart defects in newborn infants: a test accuracy study with evaluation of acceptability and cost-effectiveness
    A K Ewer
    University of Birmingham, School of Clinical and Experimental Medicine, Birmingham, UK
    Health Technol Assess 16:v-xiii, 1-184. 2012
    ..Screening for congenital heart defects (CHDs) relies on antenatal ultrasound and postnatal clinical examination; however, life-threatening defects often go undetected...
  10. ncbi request reprint Inferior vena cava thrombosis and recurrent pancreatitis in pregnancy
    I Hassan
    Academic Unit of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Keele University Medical School, University Hospital of North Staffordshire NHS Trust, Stoke on Trent, UK
    J Obstet Gynaecol 26:372-3. 2006
  11. ncbi request reprint Specialist training in obstetrics and gynaecology: a survey on work-life balance and stress among trainees in UK
    S Thangaratinam
    Academic Unit of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Keele University School of Medicine, University Hospital of North Staffordshire, Stoke on Trent, UK
    J Obstet Gynaecol 26:302-4. 2006
    ..However, our study shows that improvements in the working lives of obstetrics and gynaecology trainees are still needed, especially given the current context of difficulty with recruitment and retention of trainees...