Juliet A Usher-Smith

Summary

Affiliation: University of Cambridge
Country: UK

Publications

  1. pmc Factors associated with the presence of diabetic ketoacidosis at diagnosis of diabetes in children and young adults: a systematic review
    Juliet A Usher-Smith
    General Practice and Primary Care Research Unit, University of Cambridge, Cambridge CB2 0SR, UK
    BMJ 343:d4092. 2011
  2. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of the cost savings and clinical outcomes of switching patients from atorvastatin to simvastatin and losartan to candesartan in a Primary Care setting
    J A Usher-Smith
    University of Cambridge School of Clinical Medicine, Addenbrooke s Hospital, Cambridge, UK
    Int J Clin Pract 61:15-23. 2007
  3. doi request reprint Evaluation of the clinical outcomes of switching patients from atorvastatin to simvastatin and losartan to candesartan in a primary care setting: 2 years on
    J Usher-Smith
    Department of Medicine, West Suffolk Hospital NHS Trust, Suffolk, UK
    Int J Clin Pract 62:480-4. 2008
  4. ncbi request reprint Alterations in calcium homeostasis reduce membrane excitability in amphibian skeletal muscle
    Juliet A Usher-Smith
    Physiological Laboratory, University of Cambridge, Downing Street, Cambridge, UK
    Pflugers Arch 453:211-21. 2006
  5. pmc The influence of intracellular lactate and H+ on cell volume in amphibian skeletal muscle
    Juliet A Usher-Smith
    Physiological Laboratory, University of Cambridge, Downing Street, Cambridge CB2 3EG, UK
    J Physiol 573:799-818. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint Effect of repetitive stimulation on cell volume and its relationship to membrane potential in amphibian skeletal muscle
    Juliet A Usher-Smith
    Physiological Laboratory, University of Cambridge, Downing Street, Cambridge, CB2 3EG, UK
    Pflugers Arch 452:231-9. 2006
  7. doi request reprint Control of cell volume in skeletal muscle
    Juliet A Usher-Smith
    Physiological Laboratory, Downing Street, Cambridge, CB2 3EG, UK
    Biol Rev Camb Philos Soc 84:143-59. 2009
  8. pmc Alterations in triad ultrastructure following repetitive stimulation and intracellular changes associated with exercise in amphibian skeletal muscle
    Juliet A Usher-Smith
    Physiological Laboratory, Department of Physiology, Development and Neuroscience, University of Cambridge, Downing Street, Cambridge CB2 3EG, UK
    J Muscle Res Cell Motil 28:19-28. 2007
  9. pmc The effect of intracellular acidification on the relationship between cell volume and membrane potential in amphibian skeletal muscle
    James A Fraser
    Physiological Laboratory, University of Cambridge, Downing Street, Cambridge CB2 3EG, UK
    J Physiol 563:745-64. 2005
  10. pmc Slow volume transients in amphibian skeletal muscle fibres studied in hypotonic solutions
    James A Fraser
    Physiological Laboratory, University of Cambridge, Downing Street, Cambridge CB2 3EG, UK
    J Physiol 564:51-63. 2005

Detail Information

Publications14

  1. pmc Factors associated with the presence of diabetic ketoacidosis at diagnosis of diabetes in children and young adults: a systematic review
    Juliet A Usher-Smith
    General Practice and Primary Care Research Unit, University of Cambridge, Cambridge CB2 0SR, UK
    BMJ 343:d4092. 2011
    ..To identify the factors associated with diabetic ketoacidosis at diagnosis of type 1 diabetes in children and young adults...
  2. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of the cost savings and clinical outcomes of switching patients from atorvastatin to simvastatin and losartan to candesartan in a Primary Care setting
    J A Usher-Smith
    University of Cambridge School of Clinical Medicine, Addenbrooke s Hospital, Cambridge, UK
    Int J Clin Pract 61:15-23. 2007
    ..No adverse events attributable to the switch were reported in either group and the net annualised savings for the year 2005-2006 were 12,715.58 pounds for the statin and 13,374.40 pounds for the antihypertensive switch, respectively...
  3. doi request reprint Evaluation of the clinical outcomes of switching patients from atorvastatin to simvastatin and losartan to candesartan in a primary care setting: 2 years on
    J Usher-Smith
    Department of Medicine, West Suffolk Hospital NHS Trust, Suffolk, UK
    Int J Clin Pract 62:480-4. 2008
    ..This short report was designed to provide 2-year follow-up data from a previous study carried out in a primary care practice in the UK to assess the clinical and practical implications of switching to generic drugs...
  4. ncbi request reprint Alterations in calcium homeostasis reduce membrane excitability in amphibian skeletal muscle
    Juliet A Usher-Smith
    Physiological Laboratory, University of Cambridge, Downing Street, Cambridge, UK
    Pflugers Arch 453:211-21. 2006
    ..These novel findings suggest that sarcoplasmic reticulum Ca(2+) content profoundly influences surface membrane excitability, thereby providing a potential mechanism by which spike firing fails in well-polarised fibres during fatigue...
  5. pmc The influence of intracellular lactate and H+ on cell volume in amphibian skeletal muscle
    Juliet A Usher-Smith
    Physiological Laboratory, University of Cambridge, Downing Street, Cambridge CB2 3EG, UK
    J Physiol 573:799-818. 2006
    ....
  6. ncbi request reprint Effect of repetitive stimulation on cell volume and its relationship to membrane potential in amphibian skeletal muscle
    Juliet A Usher-Smith
    Physiological Laboratory, University of Cambridge, Downing Street, Cambridge, CB2 3EG, UK
    Pflugers Arch 452:231-9. 2006
    ....
  7. doi request reprint Control of cell volume in skeletal muscle
    Juliet A Usher-Smith
    Physiological Laboratory, Downing Street, Cambridge, CB2 3EG, UK
    Biol Rev Camb Philos Soc 84:143-59. 2009
    ..The relative contributions of these various factors to the control of cell volume in resting and exercising skeletal muscle are thus described...
  8. pmc Alterations in triad ultrastructure following repetitive stimulation and intracellular changes associated with exercise in amphibian skeletal muscle
    Juliet A Usher-Smith
    Physiological Laboratory, Department of Physiology, Development and Neuroscience, University of Cambridge, Downing Street, Cambridge CB2 3EG, UK
    J Muscle Res Cell Motil 28:19-28. 2007
    ....
  9. pmc The effect of intracellular acidification on the relationship between cell volume and membrane potential in amphibian skeletal muscle
    James A Fraser
    Physiological Laboratory, University of Cambridge, Downing Street, Cambridge CB2 3EG, UK
    J Physiol 563:745-64. 2005
    ....
  10. pmc Slow volume transients in amphibian skeletal muscle fibres studied in hypotonic solutions
    James A Fraser
    Physiological Laboratory, University of Cambridge, Downing Street, Cambridge CB2 3EG, UK
    J Physiol 564:51-63. 2005
    ..In contrast, the DeltaV(S-) could only be explained by an efflux of such anions and was accordingly comparable to organic anion-dependent regulatory volume decreases reported in other cell types...
  11. ncbi request reprint Membrane potentials in Rana temporaria muscle fibres in strongly hypertonic solutions
    James A Fraser
    Physiological Laboratory, University of Cambridge, Cambridge CB2 3EG, UK
    J Muscle Res Cell Motil 27:591-606. 2006
    ..However, the observed positive changes in E(m) in the most strongly hypertonic solutions eventually exceeded these predictions suggesting additional limitations on Na(+)/K(+)-ATPase activity in strongly hypertonic solutions...
  12. ncbi request reprint Detubulation abolishes membrane potential stabilization in amphibian skeletal muscle
    Diana X L Chin
    Physiological Laboratory, University of Cambridge, Downing Street, Cambridge, UK
    J Muscle Res Cell Motil 25:379-87. 2004
    ..When taken together with previous reports of significant Cl- conductances in the surface membrane, these findings suggest a model that contrastingly suggests a T-tubular location for cation--Cl- co-transporter activity or its regulation...
  13. pmc Properties of the demarcation membrane system in living rat megakaryocytes
    Martyn P Mahaut-Smith
    Department of Physiology, University of Cambridge, Downing Street, Cambridge, UK
    Biophys J 84:2646-54. 2003
    ..Whole-cell capacitance measurements and confocal imaging of membrane-impermeant fluorescent indicators therefore represent novel approaches to monitor the DMS during megakaryocytopoiesis and thrombopoiesis...
  14. doi request reprint Risk stratification for sudden cardiac death
    Ian N Sabir
    Physiological Laboratory, University of Cambridge, Downing Street, Cambridge, UK
    Prog Biophys Mol Biol 98:340-6. 2008
    ..It is concluded that effective stratification is likely to require the use of composite parameters and that invasive procedures might only be justified in specific sub-groups of patients...