S Turner

Summary

Affiliation: University of Manchester
Country: UK

Publications

  1. doi request reprint SLCO1B1 variants and statin-induced myopathy--a genomewide study
    E Link
    N Engl J Med 359:789-99. 2008
  2. doi request reprint Evaluating interventions aimed at reducing occupational exposure to latex and rubber glove allergens
    Susan Turner
    Centre for Occupational and Environmental Health, The University of Manchester, Oxford Road, Manchester M13 9PL, UK
    Occup Environ Med 69:925-31. 2012
  3. ncbi request reprint The incidence of occupational skin disease as reported to The Health and Occupation Reporting (THOR) network between 2002 and 2005
    S Turner
    Centre for Occupational and Environmental Health, School of Medicine, The University of Manchester, 4th Floor C Block Humanities Devas Street, Oxford Road, Manchester, U K
    Br J Dermatol 157:713-22. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint Work-related infectious disease reported to the Occupational Disease Intelligence Network and The Health and Occupation Reporting network in the UK (2000-2003)
    S Turner
    Centre for Occupational and Environmental Health, University of Manchester, Manchester M13 9PL, UK
    Occup Med (Lond) 55:275-81. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint Workplace exposures and employment patterns in adult onset asthmatics and diabetics
    Susan Turner
    Centre for Occupational and Environmental Health, University of Manchester, Manchester M13 9PL, UK
    Occup Med (Lond) 55:287-91. 2005
  6. doi request reprint Agreement in diagnosing occupational asthma by occupational and respiratory physicians who report to surveillance schemes for work-related ill-health
    Susan Turner
    Occupational and Environmental Health Research Group, The University of Manchester, Oxford Road, Manchester, UK
    Occup Environ Med 67:471-8. 2010
  7. doi request reprint Comparison of work-related ill-health data from different GB sources
    L Hussey
    Centre for Occupational and Environmental Health, University of Manchester, Manchester, UK
    Occup Med (Lond) 63:30-7. 2013
  8. ncbi request reprint Medically reported work-related ill-health in the UK agricultural sector
    S J Stocks
    Centre for Occupational and Environmental Health, Health Sciences Group, Faculty of Medical and Human Sciences, University of Manchester, Manchester, UK
    Occup Med (Lond) 60:340-7. 2010
  9. ncbi request reprint Comparison of work-related ill health reporting by occupational physicians and general practitioners
    L Hussey
    Centre for Occupational and Environmental Health, University of Manchester, Manchester, UK
    Occup Med (Lond) 60:294-300. 2010
  10. doi request reprint Assessing the impact of national level interventions on workplace respiratory disease in the UK: part 1--changes in workplace exposure legislation and market forces
    S J Stocks
    Centre for Epidemiology, Institute of Population Health, University of Manchester, Oxford Road, Manchester, UK
    Occup Environ Med 70:476-82. 2013

Detail Information

Publications39

  1. doi request reprint SLCO1B1 variants and statin-induced myopathy--a genomewide study
    E Link
    N Engl J Med 359:789-99. 2008
    ..In rare cases, myopathy occurs in association with statin therapy, especially when the statins are administered at higher doses and with certain other medications...
  2. doi request reprint Evaluating interventions aimed at reducing occupational exposure to latex and rubber glove allergens
    Susan Turner
    Centre for Occupational and Environmental Health, The University of Manchester, Oxford Road, Manchester M13 9PL, UK
    Occup Environ Med 69:925-31. 2012
    ....
  3. ncbi request reprint The incidence of occupational skin disease as reported to The Health and Occupation Reporting (THOR) network between 2002 and 2005
    S Turner
    Centre for Occupational and Environmental Health, School of Medicine, The University of Manchester, 4th Floor C Block Humanities Devas Street, Oxford Road, Manchester, U K
    Br J Dermatol 157:713-22. 2007
    ..K. are provided by voluntary surveillance schemes involving dermatologists and occupational physicians. These rates allow monitoring of occupational dermatoses, and intervention planning aimed at reducing workplace risks...
  4. ncbi request reprint Work-related infectious disease reported to the Occupational Disease Intelligence Network and The Health and Occupation Reporting network in the UK (2000-2003)
    S Turner
    Centre for Occupational and Environmental Health, University of Manchester, Manchester M13 9PL, UK
    Occup Med (Lond) 55:275-81. 2005
    ..Reporting of infectious disease by occupational and specialist physicians is an important tool in the investigation of occupationally related infections and is relevant in their management...
  5. ncbi request reprint Workplace exposures and employment patterns in adult onset asthmatics and diabetics
    Susan Turner
    Centre for Occupational and Environmental Health, University of Manchester, Manchester M13 9PL, UK
    Occup Med (Lond) 55:287-91. 2005
    ..Little is known about the impact of working conditions on employment decisions after the onset of chronic diseases in adult life...
  6. doi request reprint Agreement in diagnosing occupational asthma by occupational and respiratory physicians who report to surveillance schemes for work-related ill-health
    Susan Turner
    Occupational and Environmental Health Research Group, The University of Manchester, Oxford Road, Manchester, UK
    Occup Environ Med 67:471-8. 2010
    ..To assess diagnostic agreement for occupational asthma, and to identify case and rater characteristics associated with this diagnosis...
  7. doi request reprint Comparison of work-related ill-health data from different GB sources
    L Hussey
    Centre for Occupational and Environmental Health, University of Manchester, Manchester, UK
    Occup Med (Lond) 63:30-7. 2013
    ..A number of data sources help inform policy decisions regarding the risk of work-related ill-health...
  8. ncbi request reprint Medically reported work-related ill-health in the UK agricultural sector
    S J Stocks
    Centre for Occupational and Environmental Health, Health Sciences Group, Faculty of Medical and Human Sciences, University of Manchester, Manchester, UK
    Occup Med (Lond) 60:340-7. 2010
    ..However, there is little comprehensive medically reported information on WRI in the UK agricultural sector...
  9. ncbi request reprint Comparison of work-related ill health reporting by occupational physicians and general practitioners
    L Hussey
    Centre for Occupational and Environmental Health, University of Manchester, Manchester, UK
    Occup Med (Lond) 60:294-300. 2010
    ..Occupational physicians (OPs) therefore see a different subset of the population than general practitioners (GPs) and their recognition of work-related ill health may differ...
  10. doi request reprint Assessing the impact of national level interventions on workplace respiratory disease in the UK: part 1--changes in workplace exposure legislation and market forces
    S J Stocks
    Centre for Epidemiology, Institute of Population Health, University of Manchester, Oxford Road, Manchester, UK
    Occup Environ Med 70:476-82. 2013
    ..The second objective was to determine whether changes in legislation, WELs and market forces coincided with a reduction in the incidence of SLRD attributed to glutaraldehyde and latex...
  11. doi request reprint Occupation and work-related ill-health in UK construction workers
    S J Stocks
    Centre for Occupational and Environmental Health, Health Sciences Group, Faculty of Medical and Human Sciences, University of Manchester, Oxford Road, Manchester M13 9PT, UK
    Occup Med (Lond) 61:407-15. 2011
    ..Construction workers are at increased risk of work-related ill-health (WRI) worldwide...
  12. doi request reprint Assessing the impact of national level interventions on workplace respiratory disease in the UK: part 2--regulatory activity by the Health and Safety Executive
    S J Stocks
    Centre for Epidemiology, Institute of Population Health, University of Manchester, Oxford Rd, Manchester, UK
    Occup Environ Med 70:483-90. 2013
    ....
  13. doi request reprint Work-related sickness absence as reported by UK general practitioners
    L Hussey
    Centre for Occupational and Environmental Health, University of Manchester, Oxford Road, Manchester M13 9PL, UK
    Occup Med (Lond) 62:105-11. 2012
    ..The Health & Occupation Reporting network in General Practice (THOR-GP) is a national source of information on work-related sickness absence...
  14. ncbi request reprint Physicians' beliefs in the assessment of work attribution when reporting musculoskeletal disorders
    Y Chen
    Centre for Occupational and Environmental Health, University of Manchester, Manchester M13 9PL, UK
    Occup Med (Lond) 55:298-307. 2005
    ..There is considerable uncertainty about work-relatedness and musculoskeletal disorders in general, and it is also not clear how physicians decide whether work has caused a disorder in an individual patient...
  15. doi request reprint Surveillance for work-related audiological disease in the UK: 1998-2006
    A Money
    Centre for Occupational and Environmental Health, Health Sciences Group, School of Community Based Medicine, University of Manchester, Oxford Road, Manchester, UK
    Occup Med (Lond) 61:226-33. 2011
    ..Noise-induced hearing loss (NIHL) from prolonged occupational exposure to noise continues to rank among the top worldwide work-related ill-health problems...
  16. ncbi request reprint The reported incidence of work-related ill-health in Scotland (2002-2003)
    Y Chen
    Centre for Occupational and Environmental Health, University of Manchester, Manchester M13 9PL, UK
    Occup Med (Lond) 55:252-61. 2005
    ..Although incidence data for work-related ill-health in the UK are available, more detailed information for smaller geographical areas has hitherto been unpublished...
  17. doi request reprint Improving estimates of specialist-diagnosed, work-related respiratory and skin disease
    M Carder
    Centre for Occupational and Environmental Health, Health Sciences Group, School of Community Based Medicine, Faculty of Medical and Human Sciences, The University of Manchester, Ellen Wilkinson Building, Oxford Road, Manchester M13 9PL, UK
    Occup Med (Lond) 61:33-9. 2011
    ..It is therefore important to be able to accurately quantify the true incidence of these two groups of disease...
  18. doi request reprint The validity and reliability of diagnoses of work-related mental ill-health
    E O'Neill
    Department of Occupational Health and Safety, Central Manchester and Manchester Children s University Hospitals NHS Trust, Cobbett House, Oxford Road, Manchester M139WL, UK
    Occup Environ Med 65:726-31. 2008
    ..To establish the reliability and validity of work-related mental ill-health diagnoses...
  19. doi request reprint Has European Union legislation to reduce exposure to chromate in cement been effective in reducing the incidence of allergic contact dermatitis attributed to chromate in the UK?
    S J Stocks
    Centre for Occupational and Environmental Health, Health Sciences Group, School of Community Based Medicine, Faculty of Medical and Human Sciences, The University of Manchester, Manchester, UK
    Occup Environ Med 69:150-2. 2012
    ..This analysis of work-related ill-health surveillance aims to evaluate the effectiveness of this legislation...
  20. ncbi request reprint Estimating occupational health events in workers with asthma or diabetes: a comparison of diary and snapshot methods
    S Turner
    Centre for Occupational and Environmental Health, Stopford Building, University of Manchester, Manchester, UK
    Occup Med (Lond) 51:325-31. 2001
    ..Asthmatics and diabetics attending hospital outpatient clinics were no more likely, however, to report work-related health events in the following 6 months than those attending the same hospital for day surgery...
  21. ncbi request reprint Workforce coverage by GB occupational physicians and disease incidence rates
    M Carder
    Centre for Occupational and Environmental Health, University of Manchester, Manchester M13 9PL, UK
    Occup Med (Lond) 64:271-8. 2014
    ..To improve the validity and utility of OP-derived data, it is important to improve the quality of the underlying denominator data...
  22. ncbi request reprint Attitudes and access to electronic exchange of information on occupational disease
    J E Rogers
    Medical Informatics Group, Department of Computer Science, Oxford Road, University of Manchester, Manchester M13 9PL, UK
    Occup Med (Lond) 54:316-21. 2004
    ..THOR is a network of work-related disease surveillance schemes dependent on volunteer case reporting by medical specialists. Data collection and dissemination has hitherto been paper-based...
  23. ncbi request reprint Continuing professional development of occupational medicine practitioners: a needs assessment
    S Turner
    Centre for Occupational and Environmental Health, University of Manchester, Manchester, UK
    Occup Med (Lond) 54:14-20. 2004
    ..The aim of this study was to identify elements of occupational medicine practice used on a frequent basis which are considered to be of high priority for continuing professional development (CPD)...
  24. ncbi request reprint Changing clinicians' behavior: a randomized controlled trial of fees and education
    J E Clarkson
    University of Dundee, Dundee DD2 4BF, UK
    J Dent Res 87:640-4. 2008
    ..Fee only' was the most cost-effective intervention. The study contributes to the incentives in health care provision debate, and led to the introduction of a direct fee for this treatment...
  25. doi request reprint Radiation therapists' perspective on barriers to clinical trials research
    C Agustin
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Westmead Hospital, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    J Med Imaging Radiat Oncol 52:178-82. 2008
    ..Based on our findings, the availability of structural support from radiation oncology centres may promote the clinical trials research participation of RT...
  26. ncbi request reprint Design and implementation of a computer decision support system for the diagnosis and management of dementia syndromes in primary care
    S Iliffe
    Department of Primary Care and Population Sciences, Royal Free and UCL Medical School, Royal Free Campus, Rowland Hill St, London NW3 2PF, England
    Methods Inf Med 41:98-104. 2002
    ..Diagnosis and management of dementia is a complex process and primary care physicians are under-equipped to deal with uncertainties in the provision of optimal care for the patient...
  27. ncbi request reprint Molecular epidemiology of dengue virus type 3 in Venezuela
    N Y Uzcategui
    Centre for Ecology and Hydrology CEH Oxford, Formerly the Institute of Virology and Environmental Microbiology, Mansfield Road, UK
    J Gen Virol 84:1569-75. 2003
    ..Finally, no evidence of the re-emergence of the strain that circulated in Venezuela in the late 1960s and 1970s (genotype V) was found...
  28. ncbi request reprint An immunoepidemiological approach to asthma: identification of in-vitro T-cell response patterns associated with different wheezing phenotypes in children
    T Heaton
    Telethon Institute for Child Health Research, Centre for Child Health Research, Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry, The University of Western Australia, Perth, Australia
    Lancet 365:142-9. 2005
    ..We tested this proposition in a community sample of children...
  29. ncbi request reprint Prediction of asthma hazard of glutaraldehyde substitutes
    M J Seed
    Occup Med (Lond) 56:284-5. 2006
  30. ncbi request reprint Association of haplotypes of beta2-adrenoceptor polymorphisms with lung function and airway responsiveness in a pediatric cohort
    G Zhang
    School of Paediatrics and Child Health, University of Western Australia, Perth, Western Australia, Australia
    Pediatr Pulmonol 41:1233-41. 2006
    ..38; P = 0.019 and OR: 0.31; P = 0.041, respectively). In conclusion, haplotypes of beta(2)-adrenoceptor polymorphisms are associated with lung function, AR, and asthma susceptibility in childhood...
  31. ncbi request reprint The acceptability of dually-qualified dental hygienist-therapists to general dental practitioners in South-East Scotland
    M K Ross
    Edinburgh Postgraduate Dental Institute, The University of Edinburgh, Lauriston Place, Edinburgh, UK
    Br Dent J 202:E8; discussion 146-7. 2007
    ....
  32. ncbi request reprint Provision of domiciliary dental care by Scottish dentists: a national survey
    M P Sweeney
    Glasgow Dental Hospital and School, Glasgow, UK
    Br Dent J 202:E23. 2007
    ..Demand for domiciliary dental care is increasing as a result of a growing population of elderly and functionally dependent patients, legislative pressure and an increasingly dentate population...
  33. ncbi request reprint Oral health care and status of elderly care home residents in Glasgow
    M P Sweeney
    University of Glasgow Dental School, UK
    Community Dent Health 24:37-42. 2007
    ..To investigate variations in reported oral health care provision and unmet dental need within a sample of care homes for the elderly in Glasgow...
  34. ncbi request reprint Beta2-Adrenoceptor polymorphisms and asthma phenotypes: interactions with passive smoking
    G Zhang
    School of Paediatrics and Child Health, University of Western Australia, Perth, Australia
    Eur Respir J 30:48-55. 2007
    ....
  35. ncbi request reprint Early childhood wheezing symptoms in relation to plasma selenium in pregnant mothers and neonates
    G Devereux
    Department of Environmental and Occupational Medicine, University of Aberdeen, Foresterhill, Aberdeen, UK
    Clin Exp Allergy 37:1000-8. 2007
    ..We have investigated whether childhood wheezing symptoms, and asthma up to the age of 5 years are associated with plasma selenium and erythrocyte glutathione peroxidase (GPx) concentrations in pregnant mothers and neonates...
  36. ncbi request reprint Associations between postnatal weight gain, change in postnatal pulmonary function, formula feeding and early asthma
    S Turner
    School of Paediatrics and Child Health, University of Western Australia and Department of Respiratory Medicine, Princess Margaret Hospital for Children, Perth, Australia
    Thorax 63:234-9. 2008
    ..A study was undertaken to examine factors that might influence lung function during infancy and to test the hypothesis that change in weight during infancy is negatively associated with change in lung function...
  37. ncbi request reprint Activity and education of clinical dental technicians: a UK survey
    M K Ross
    The University of Edinburgh, 4th Floor, Lauriston Building, Lauriston Place, Edinburgh, EH3 9HA
    Br Dent J 203:E22; discussion 592-3. 2007
    ..Until 2006, this practise was illegal in the UK...
  38. doi request reprint The oral health of people with intellectual disability participating in the UK Special Olympics
    S Turner
    Dental Health Services Research Unit, University of Dundee, Mackenzie Building, Dundee, UK
    J Intellect Disabil Res 52:29-36. 2008
    ....
  39. pmc Unlicensed and off label drug use in paediatric wards: prospective study
    S Turner
    Department of Pharmacy, Alder Hey Children's Hospital, Liverpool
    BMJ 316:343-5. 1998
    ..CONCLUSIONS: Use of drugs in an off label or unlicensed manner to treat children is widespread. Drugs are more likely to be used in an off label manner than in an unlicensed manner...