J Thornton

Summary

Affiliation: University of Manchester
Country: UK

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Smoking and age-related macular degeneration: a review of association
    J Thornton
    Evidence for Population Health Unit, Division of Epidemiology and Health Sciences, University of Manchester, Manchester, UK
    Eye (Lond) 19:935-44. 2005
  2. doi request reprint Disease modifying anti-rheumatic drugs in people with cystic fibrosis-related arthritis
    Judith Thornton
    School of Community Based Medicine, University of Manchester, Manchester, UK
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 9:CD007336. 2012
  3. ncbi request reprint Clinical and economic choices in the treatment of respiratory infections in cystic fibrosis: comparing hospital and home care
    J Thornton
    School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences, University of Manchester M13 9PL, UK
    J Cyst Fibros 4:239-47. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint Cigarette smoking and thyroid eye disease: a systematic review
    J Thornton
    Evidence for Population Health Unit, University of Manchester, Manchester, UK
    Eye (Lond) 21:1135-45. 2007
  5. pmc Costing juvenile idiopathic arthritis: examining patient-based costs during the first year after diagnosis
    J Thornton
    Arthritis Research Campaign Epidemiology Unit, Division of Epidemiology and Health Sciences, University of Manchester, Manchester, UK
    Rheumatology (Oxford) 47:985-90. 2008
  6. pmc Long term clinical outcome of home and hospital intravenous antibiotic treatment in adults with cystic fibrosis
    J Thornton
    School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences, University of Manchester M13 9PL, UK
    Thorax 59:242-6. 2004
  7. ncbi request reprint A systematic review of the effectiveness of strategies for reducing fracture risk in children with juvenile idiopathic arthritis with additional data on long-term risk of fracture and cost of disease management
    J Thornton
    Arthritis Research Campaign Epidemiology Unit, School of Translational Medicine, University of Manchester, UK
    Health Technol Assess 12:iii-ix, xi-xiv, 1-208. 2008
  8. pmc Systematic review of effectiveness of bisphosphonates in treatment of low bone mineral density and fragility fractures in juvenile idiopathic arthritis
    J Thornton
    Arthritis Research Campaign Epidemiology Unit, Division of Epidemiology and Health Sciences, University of Manchester, UK
    Arch Dis Child 91:753-61. 2006
  9. pmc Association between duration of symptoms and severity of disease at first presentation to paediatric rheumatology: results from the Childhood Arthritis Prospective Study
    N Adib
    Arthritis Research Campaign Epidemiology Unit, University of Manchester, Manchester, UK
    Rheumatology (Oxford) 47:991-5. 2008
  10. ncbi request reprint Attitudes and behaviour of ophthalmologists to smoking cessation
    A Sahu
    Department of Public Health, Bury Primary Care Trust, UK
    Eye (Lond) 22:246-50. 2008

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Publications12

  1. ncbi request reprint Smoking and age-related macular degeneration: a review of association
    J Thornton
    Evidence for Population Health Unit, Division of Epidemiology and Health Sciences, University of Manchester, Manchester, UK
    Eye (Lond) 19:935-44. 2005
    ..As there is no effective treatment for all types of AMD, identifying modifiable risk factors is of great importance. This review evaluates the epidemiological evidence associating smoking with AMD...
  2. doi request reprint Disease modifying anti-rheumatic drugs in people with cystic fibrosis-related arthritis
    Judith Thornton
    School of Community Based Medicine, University of Manchester, Manchester, UK
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 9:CD007336. 2012
    ..Management of arthritis in people with cystic fibrosis is uncertain and complex because of the underlying disease and its treatment...
  3. ncbi request reprint Clinical and economic choices in the treatment of respiratory infections in cystic fibrosis: comparing hospital and home care
    J Thornton
    School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences, University of Manchester M13 9PL, UK
    J Cyst Fibros 4:239-47. 2005
    ..A cost-effectiveness evaluation comparing home-based and hospital-based treatment with intravenous antibiotics for respiratory exacerbations in adults with cystic fibrosis (CF) has not been previously undertaken...
  4. ncbi request reprint Cigarette smoking and thyroid eye disease: a systematic review
    J Thornton
    Evidence for Population Health Unit, University of Manchester, Manchester, UK
    Eye (Lond) 21:1135-45. 2007
    ..To evaluate the epidemiological evidence for a causal association between tobacco smoking and thyroid eye disease (TED)...
  5. pmc Costing juvenile idiopathic arthritis: examining patient-based costs during the first year after diagnosis
    J Thornton
    Arthritis Research Campaign Epidemiology Unit, Division of Epidemiology and Health Sciences, University of Manchester, Manchester, UK
    Rheumatology (Oxford) 47:985-90. 2008
    ..The aim of this study was to obtain patient-based costs for treating children with JIA in the UK, in the first year from diagnosis and from the secondary health care payer perspective...
  6. pmc Long term clinical outcome of home and hospital intravenous antibiotic treatment in adults with cystic fibrosis
    J Thornton
    School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences, University of Manchester M13 9PL, UK
    Thorax 59:242-6. 2004
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  7. ncbi request reprint A systematic review of the effectiveness of strategies for reducing fracture risk in children with juvenile idiopathic arthritis with additional data on long-term risk of fracture and cost of disease management
    J Thornton
    Arthritis Research Campaign Epidemiology Unit, School of Translational Medicine, University of Manchester, UK
    Health Technol Assess 12:iii-ix, xi-xiv, 1-208. 2008
    ..To review evidence for effectiveness and safety of bisphosphonates and calcium and/or vitamin D in these children. To assess long-term bone health in adults with JIA...
  8. pmc Systematic review of effectiveness of bisphosphonates in treatment of low bone mineral density and fragility fractures in juvenile idiopathic arthritis
    J Thornton
    Arthritis Research Campaign Epidemiology Unit, Division of Epidemiology and Health Sciences, University of Manchester, UK
    Arch Dis Child 91:753-61. 2006
    ....
  9. pmc Association between duration of symptoms and severity of disease at first presentation to paediatric rheumatology: results from the Childhood Arthritis Prospective Study
    N Adib
    Arthritis Research Campaign Epidemiology Unit, University of Manchester, Manchester, UK
    Rheumatology (Oxford) 47:991-5. 2008
    ..To study the association between disease severity at first presentation to paediatric rheumatology (PRh) and length of time since symptom onset in children recruited to the Childhood Arthritis Prospective Study...
  10. ncbi request reprint Attitudes and behaviour of ophthalmologists to smoking cessation
    A Sahu
    Department of Public Health, Bury Primary Care Trust, UK
    Eye (Lond) 22:246-50. 2008
    ..Growing evidence suggests a causal association between smoking and eye disease. This study explores the current beliefs and practice among UK consultant ophthalmologists towards delivering smoking cessation advice to eye clinic attenders...
  11. ncbi request reprint Perceptions of blindness related to smoking: a hospital-based cross-sectional study
    G Bidwell
    Bolton Eye Unit, Bolton Hospitals NHS Trust, Bolton, UK
    Eye (Lond) 19:945-8. 2005
    ..Smoking is associated with several serious eye diseases. Awareness of smoking and blindness, and its potential to act, as a stimulus to assist stopping smoking has not been investigated...
  12. doi request reprint Improving the evidence base for treatment of juvenile idiopathic arthritis: the challenge and opportunity facing the MCRN/ARC Paediatric Rheumatology Clinical Studies Group
    J Thornton
    Rheumatology (Oxford) 47:563-6. 2008