R Viner

Summary

Affiliation: University College London
Country: UK

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Transition of care from paediatric to adult services: one part of improved health services for adolescents
    Russell M Viner
    UCL Institute of Child Health, London
    Arch Dis Child 93:160-3. 2008
  2. pmc Splitting hairs
    R Viner
    Middlesex Hospital, Mortimer Street, London W1T 3AA, UK
    Arch Dis Child 86:8-10. 2002
  3. pmc Risk and protective factors for meningococcal disease in adolescents: matched cohort study
    Joanna Tully
    Academic Centre for Child Health, Queen Mary s School of Medicine and Dentistry at Barts and The London, University of London, London E1 1BB
    BMJ 332:445-50. 2006
  4. pmc Scoping the impact of the national child measurement programme feedback on the child obesity pathway: study protocol
    Catherine Falconer
    Department of Non communicable Disease Epidemiology, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    BMC Public Health 12:783. 2012
  5. pmc Assessing the efficacy of the Healthy Eating and Lifestyle Programme (HELP) compared with enhanced standard care of the obese adolescent in the community: study protocol for a randomized controlled trial
    Deborah Christie
    General and Adolescent Paediatrics Unit, UCL Institute of Child Health, 30 Guilford Street, London, WC1N 1EH, UK
    Trials 12:242. 2011
  6. pmc Maximising engagement, motivation and long term change in a Structured Intensive Education Programme in Diabetes for children, young people and their families: Child and Adolescent Structured Competencies Approach to Diabetes Education (CASCADE)
    Deborah Christie
    Child and Adolescent Psychological Services, University College Hospital, London, UK
    BMC Pediatr 9:57. 2009
  7. pmc Physical activity and depressive symptoms in adolescents: a prospective study
    Catherine Rothon
    Centre for Psychiatry, Queen Mary University of London, Barts and the London School of Medicine and Dentistry, Wolfson Institute of Preventive Medicine, Charterhouse Square, London, UK
    BMC Med 8:32. 2010
  8. pmc Growth of long-term survivors of liver transplantation
    R M Viner
    Department of Paediatrics, Addenbrooke s Hospital, Cambridge, UK
    Arch Dis Child 80:235-40. 1999
  9. ncbi request reprint Who changes body mass between adolescence and adulthood? Factors predicting change in BMI between 16 year and 30 years in the 1970 British Birth Cohort
    R M Viner
    Department of Paediatrics, Royal Free and University College Medical School, University College London, London, UK
    Int J Obes (Lond) 30:1368-74. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint Body mass, weight control behaviours, weight perception and emotional well being in a multiethnic sample of early adolescents
    R M Viner
    Department of Paediatrics, Royal Free and University College Medical School, University College London, London, UK
    Int J Obes (Lond) 30:1514-21. 2006

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Publications40

  1. ncbi request reprint Transition of care from paediatric to adult services: one part of improved health services for adolescents
    Russell M Viner
    UCL Institute of Child Health, London
    Arch Dis Child 93:160-3. 2008
    ..Thirdly, young patients need to be trained and empowered to allow them to be an effective partner in their own transition. Improvement of this transition is merely one part of a wider need to improve health care for adolescents...
  2. pmc Splitting hairs
    R Viner
    Middlesex Hospital, Mortimer Street, London W1T 3AA, UK
    Arch Dis Child 86:8-10. 2002
  3. pmc Risk and protective factors for meningococcal disease in adolescents: matched cohort study
    Joanna Tully
    Academic Centre for Child Health, Queen Mary s School of Medicine and Dentistry at Barts and The London, University of London, London E1 1BB
    BMJ 332:445-50. 2006
    ..To examine biological and social risk factors for meningococcal disease in adolescents...
  4. pmc Scoping the impact of the national child measurement programme feedback on the child obesity pathway: study protocol
    Catherine Falconer
    Department of Non communicable Disease Epidemiology, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    BMC Public Health 12:783. 2012
    ..In this study we will evaluate the impact of the National Child Measurement Programme feedback on parental risk perceptions of overweight, lifestyle behaviour and health service use...
  5. pmc Assessing the efficacy of the Healthy Eating and Lifestyle Programme (HELP) compared with enhanced standard care of the obese adolescent in the community: study protocol for a randomized controlled trial
    Deborah Christie
    General and Adolescent Paediatrics Unit, UCL Institute of Child Health, 30 Guilford Street, London, WC1N 1EH, UK
    Trials 12:242. 2011
    ..There is widespread need for paediatric lifestyle programmes as change may be easier to accomplish in childhood than later in life...
  6. pmc Maximising engagement, motivation and long term change in a Structured Intensive Education Programme in Diabetes for children, young people and their families: Child and Adolescent Structured Competencies Approach to Diabetes Education (CASCADE)
    Deborah Christie
    Child and Adolescent Psychological Services, University College Hospital, London, UK
    BMC Pediatr 9:57. 2009
    ..Therefore there is a need for novel interventions and health delivery mechanisms aimed at young people and their families to help improve control and reduce complications, illness burden and costs to the NHS...
  7. pmc Physical activity and depressive symptoms in adolescents: a prospective study
    Catherine Rothon
    Centre for Psychiatry, Queen Mary University of London, Barts and the London School of Medicine and Dentistry, Wolfson Institute of Preventive Medicine, Charterhouse Square, London, UK
    BMC Med 8:32. 2010
    ..There is a particular lack of evidence from longitudinal studies. This study examines the relationship between depression and physical activity using the Research with East London Adolescents: Community Health Survey (RELACHS)...
  8. pmc Growth of long-term survivors of liver transplantation
    R M Viner
    Department of Paediatrics, Addenbrooke s Hospital, Cambridge, UK
    Arch Dis Child 80:235-40. 1999
    ..To assess growth in survivors of liver transplantation...
  9. ncbi request reprint Who changes body mass between adolescence and adulthood? Factors predicting change in BMI between 16 year and 30 years in the 1970 British Birth Cohort
    R M Viner
    Department of Paediatrics, Royal Free and University College Medical School, University College London, London, UK
    Int J Obes (Lond) 30:1368-74. 2006
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  10. ncbi request reprint Body mass, weight control behaviours, weight perception and emotional well being in a multiethnic sample of early adolescents
    R M Viner
    Department of Paediatrics, Royal Free and University College Medical School, University College London, London, UK
    Int J Obes (Lond) 30:1514-21. 2006
    ..To investigate weight perception, dieting and emotional well being across the range of body mass index (BMI) in a population-based multiethnic sample of early adolescents...
  11. pmc Adult outcomes of binge drinking in adolescence: findings from a UK national birth cohort
    R M Viner
    Department of Paediatrics, University College Hospital, London, UK
    J Epidemiol Community Health 61:902-7. 2007
    ..The aim of the study was to determine outcomes in adult life of binge drinking in adolescence in a national birth cohort...
  12. ncbi request reprint Do adolescent inpatient wards make a difference? Findings from a national young patient survey
    Russell M Viner
    General and Adolescent Paediatrics Unit, Institute of Child Health, University College London, London, United Kingdom
    Pediatrics 120:749-55. 2007
    ..These analyses test the hypotheses that nursing young people in adolescent wards improves aspects of quality of care and patient satisfaction compared with child or adult wards...
  13. doi request reprint Longitudinal risk factors for persistent fatigue in adolescents
    Russell M Viner
    General and Adolescent Paediatrics Unit, Institute of Child Health, University College London, England
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 162:469-75. 2008
    ..To examine whether sedentary behavior, obesity, smoking, and depression are risk factors for persistent fatigue in adolescents...
  14. doi request reprint Childhood body mass index (BMI), breastfeeding and risk of Type 1 diabetes: findings from a longitudinal national birth cohort
    R M Viner
    Children and Young People s Diabetes Service, University College London, London, UK
    Diabet Med 25:1056-61. 2008
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  15. doi request reprint Efficacy and safety of anti-obesity drugs in children and adolescents: systematic review and meta-analysis
    R M Viner
    UCL Institute of Child Health, University College London, UK
    Obes Rev 11:593-602. 2010
    ..63 SD, with improvements in cardiometabolic risk. Orlistat modestly reduces BMI (effect size approximately 0.24 SD) with a high prevalence of gastrointestinal adverse effects...
  16. ncbi request reprint Variations in associations of health risk behaviors among ethnic minority early adolescents
    Russell M Viner
    Department of Paediatrics, Royal Free and University College London Medical School, University College, London, United Kingdom
    J Adolesc Health 38:55. 2006
    ..To investigate patterns of vulnerability and protection factors associated with risk behaviors and the co-occurrence of risk behaviors in minority ethnicity early adolescents...
  17. pmc Managing obesity in secondary care: a personal practice
    R Viner
    Adolescent Medicine and Endocrinology, Great Ormond Street Hospital, London, UK
    Arch Dis Child 90:385-90. 2005
    ..In the UK, the Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health has recently issued excellent brief guidance on managing obesity in primary care, as has the Scottish Intercollegiate Guidelines Network...
  18. ncbi request reprint Adult health and social outcomes of children who have been in public care: population-based study
    Russell M Viner
    Department of Paediatrics and Child Health, Royal Free and University College Medical School, Royal Free Campus, Royal Free Hospital, London, United Kingdom
    Pediatrics 115:894-9. 2005
    ..To examine adult socioeconomic, educational, social, and health outcomes of being in public care in childhood...
  19. pmc Young people's health: the need for action
    Russell M Viner
    Department of Paediatrics, Royal Free and University College Medical School, University College London NW3 2PF
    BMJ 330:901-3. 2005
  20. pmc Prevalence of the insulin resistance syndrome in obesity
    R M Viner
    London Centre for Paediatric Endocrinology and Diabetes, Royal Free and University College Medical School, University College London, UK
    Arch Dis Child 90:10-4. 2005
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  21. pmc Adult socioeconomic, educational, social, and psychological outcomes of childhood obesity: a national birth cohort study
    Russell M Viner
    Department of Paediatrics, Royal Free and University College Medical School, University College London, London NW3 2PF
    BMJ 330:1354. 2005
    ..To assess adult socioeconomic, educational, social, and psychological outcomes of childhood obesity by using nationally representative data...
  22. ncbi request reprint Television viewing in early childhood predicts adult body mass index
    Russell M Viner
    Department of Paediatrics, Royal Free and University College Medical School, and the Centre for Paediatric Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Institute of Child Health, University College London, London, UK
    J Pediatr 147:429-35. 2005
    ..To examine the effects of duration, timing and type of television (TV) viewing at age 5 years on body mass index (BMI) in adult life...
  23. pmc Childhood predictors of self reported chronic fatigue syndrome/myalgic encephalomyelitis in adults: national birth cohort study
    Russell Viner
    Department of Paediatrics, Royal Free and University College Medical School, Middlesex Hospital, London W1T 3AA
    BMJ 329:941. 2004
    ..To study childhood risk factors for chronic fatigue syndrome in adult life...
  24. pmc Outpatient rehabilitative treatment of chronic fatigue syndrome (CFS/ME)
    R Viner
    Department of Adolescent Medicine, Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children and University College London Hospitals, London, UK
    Arch Dis Child 89:615-9. 2004
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  25. ncbi request reprint Bridging the gaps: transition for young people with cancer
    R Viner
    Department of Paediatrics, The Middlesex Hospital, University College London Hospitals Trust, Mortimer Street, London W1N 8AA, UK
    Eur J Cancer 39:2684-7. 2003
  26. ncbi request reprint Motivational/solution-focused intervention improves HbA1c in adolescents with Type 1 diabetes: a pilot study
    R M Viner
    London Centre for Paediatric Endocrinology and Metabolism, University College London, London, UK
    Diabet Med 20:739-42. 2003
    ..We piloted a motivational and solution-focused therapy group intervention to improve glycaemic control in young people 11-17 years with poorly controlled Type 1 diabetes (mean annual HbA1c >8.5%)...
  27. ncbi request reprint Family-based behavioural treatment of obesity: acceptability and effectiveness in the UK
    C Edwards
    Cancer Research Health Behaviour Unit, Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, London, UK
    Eur J Clin Nutr 60:587-92. 2006
    ..To assess the acceptability and impact of family-based behavioural treatment (FBBT) for childhood obesity in a clinical setting in the UK...
  28. doi request reprint Deprivation and ethnicity impact on diabetes control and use of treatment regimen
    R J Thompson
    Children and Young People s Diabetes Service, University College London Hospitals, London, UK
    Diabet Med 30:491-4. 2013
    ..Deprivation and/or ethnicity impact on care delivery. We have assessed how these factors influence diabetes care in a paediatric clinic...
  29. doi request reprint Cultural identity, clothing and common mental disorder: a prospective school-based study of white British and Bangladeshi adolescents
    K Bhui
    Centre for Psychiatry, Barts and the London Medical School, Queen Mary s University of London, London, UK
    J Epidemiol Community Health 62:435-41. 2008
    ..This paper investigates the influence of different cultural identities on the risk of common mental disorders among Bangladeshi and white British pupils...
  30. doi request reprint Severe insulin resistance secondary to insulin antibodies: successful treatment with the immunosuppressant MMF
    T Segal
    Department of Paediatric and Adolescent Endocrinology, University College Hospital, London, UK
    Pediatr Diabetes 9:250-4. 2008
    ..6 to 2.7 mg/dL. MMF may be considered as a means of immunosuppression in patients with markedly raised insulin antibodies whose diabetes cannot be controlled with insulin alone...
  31. pmc The new system of review by multicentre research ethics committees: prospective study
    J Tully
    Department of Epidemiology, Institute of Child Health, London WC1N 1EH
    BMJ 320:1179-82. 2000
    ..To assess the function of the new system of review by multicentre research ethics committees and to highlight areas where improvement is still needed...
  32. pmc Evaluation of DXA against the four-component model of body composition in obese children and adolescents aged 5-21 years
    J C K Wells
    Childhood Nutrition Research Centre, UCL Institute of Child Health, London, UK
    Int J Obes (Lond) 34:649-55. 2010
    ..Body composition is increasingly measured in pediatric obese patients. Although dual-energy X-ray absorptiometry (DXA) is widely available, and is precise, its accuracy for body composition assessment in obese children remains untested...
  33. doi request reprint Insufficient evidence to support separate BMI definitions for obesity in children and adolescents from south Asian ethnic groups in the UK
    R M Viner
    General and Adolescent Paediatrics Unit, UCL Institute of Child Health, London, UK
    Int J Obes (Lond) 34:656-8. 2010
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  34. doi request reprint Evaluation of lean tissue density for use in air displacement plethysmography in obese children and adolescents
    J C K Wells
    Childhood Nutrition Research Centre, UCL Institute of Child Health, London, UK
    Eur J Clin Nutr 65:1094-101. 2011
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  35. pmc Adolescent medicine in paediatric practice
    D Payne
    Department of Paediatric Respiratory Medicine, Royal Brompton Hospital, London, UK
    Arch Dis Child 90:1133-7. 2005
    ....
  36. pmc Should metformin be prescribed to overweight adolescents in whom dietary/behavioural modifications have not helped?
    E Webb
    University College Hospital, London, UK
    Arch Dis Child 91:793-4. 2006
  37. ncbi request reprint Illicit and traditional drug use among ethnic minority adolescents in East London
    A A Jayakody
    Department of Paediatrics, Royal Free and University College London Medical School, London, UK
    Public Health 120:329-38. 2006
    ..To explore ethnic variations in the use of illicit and traditional drugs, and the association of indicators of acculturation with drug use among an ethnically diverse representative sample of early adolescents in East London...
  38. pmc Lost in transition? Between paediatric and adult services
    Janet E McDonagh
    BMJ 332:435-6. 2006
  39. ncbi request reprint Social support, ethnicity and mental health in adolescents
    Emily Klineberg
    Centre for Psychiatry, Queen Mary s School of Medicine and Dentistry, University of London, Old Anatomy Building, Charterhouse Square, London, EC1M 6BQ, UK
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 41:755-60. 2006
    ..In this study, we explored whether social support varied with ethnic group in young people, and if it explained ethnic differences in prevalence of psychological distress...
  40. ncbi request reprint Is it exposure to cigarette smoke or to smokers which increases the risk of meningococcal disease in teenagers?
    Pietro G Coen
    Academic Department of Child Health, Queen Mary, University of London, Royal London Hospital, UK
    Int J Epidemiol 35:330-6. 2006
    ..Passive smoking appears to increase the risk of meningococcal disease (MD) in adolescents. Whether this effect is attributable to exposure to cigarette smoke or contact with smokers is unknown...