Russell M Viner

Summary

Affiliation: University College London
Country: UK

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Outcomes of invasive meningococcal serogroup B disease in children and adolescents (MOSAIC): a case-control study
    Russell M Viner
    University College London Institute of Child Health, London, UK
    Lancet Neurol 11:774-83. 2012
  2. doi request reprint Assessment of childhood obesity in secondary care: OSCA consensus statement
    Russell M Viner
    UCL Institute of Child Health, General and Adolescent Paediatrics, 30 Guildford Street, London WC1N 1EH, UK
    Arch Dis Child Educ Pract Ed 97:98-105. 2012
  3. doi request reprint 50-year mortality trends in children and young people: a study of 50 low-income, middle-income, and high-income countries
    Russell M Viner
    University College London Institute of Child Health, London, UK
    Lancet 377:1162-74. 2011
  4. doi request reprint Long-term outcomes of pneumococcal meningitis in childhood and adolescence
    Deborah Christie
    General and Adolescent Paediatrics Unit, UCL Institute of Child Health, London, UK
    Eur J Pediatr 170:997-1006. 2011
  5. ncbi request reprint Distinct patterns of health engagement among adolescents and young adults in England: implications for health services
    Dougal S Hargreaves
    University College Hospital, London, UK
    Perspect Public Health 134:81-4. 2014
  6. pmc Unlicensed use of metformin in children and adolescents in the UK
    Yingfen Hsia
    Centre for Paediatric Pharmacy Research, The School of Pharmacy, University of London, London, UK
    Br J Clin Pharmacol 73:135-9. 2012
  7. doi request reprint Inequality trends in health and future health risk among English children and young people, 1999-2009
    Dougal S Hargreaves
    General and Adolescent Paediatrics Unit, UCL Institute of Child Health, London, UK
    Arch Dis Child 98:850-5. 2013
  8. 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
  9. ncbi request reprint Validation of bioelectrical impedance analysis in adolescents across different ethnic groups
    Dalia Haroun
    Childhood Nutrition Research Centre, UCL Institute of Child Health, London, UK
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 18:1252-9. 2010
  10. pmc Relative importance of individual and social factors in improving adolescent health
    Dougal S Hargreaves
    UCL Institute of Child Health, London WC1N 3EH, UK
    Perspect Public Health 133:122-31. 2013

Detail Information

Publications30

  1. ncbi request reprint Outcomes of invasive meningococcal serogroup B disease in children and adolescents (MOSAIC): a case-control study
    Russell M Viner
    University College London Institute of Child Health, London, UK
    Lancet Neurol 11:774-83. 2012
    ..Assessment of new serogroup B meningococcal vaccines is hampered by a scarcity of data on the burden of disease in survivors. We aimed to estimate the disease burden in children having survived serogroup B meningococcal disease...
  2. doi request reprint Assessment of childhood obesity in secondary care: OSCA consensus statement
    Russell M Viner
    UCL Institute of Child Health, General and Adolescent Paediatrics, 30 Guildford Street, London WC1N 1EH, UK
    Arch Dis Child Educ Pract Ed 97:98-105. 2012
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  3. doi request reprint 50-year mortality trends in children and young people: a study of 50 low-income, middle-income, and high-income countries
    Russell M Viner
    University College London Institute of Child Health, London, UK
    Lancet 377:1162-74. 2011
    ..Global attention has focused on mortality in children younger than 5 years. We analysed global mortality data for people aged 1-24 years across a 50-year period...
  4. doi request reprint Long-term outcomes of pneumococcal meningitis in childhood and adolescence
    Deborah Christie
    General and Adolescent Paediatrics Unit, UCL Institute of Child Health, London, UK
    Eur J Pediatr 170:997-1006. 2011
    ..Conclusions Pneumococcal meningitis is associated with major sequelae. Our findings strongly support the introduction of pneumococcal conjugate vaccine as part of routine childhood vaccination programmes internationally...
  5. ncbi request reprint Distinct patterns of health engagement among adolescents and young adults in England: implications for health services
    Dougal S Hargreaves
    University College Hospital, London, UK
    Perspect Public Health 134:81-4. 2014
    ..To compare levels of health engagement between adolescents, young adults and older adults and to investigate the association between health engagement and key health outcomes at different ages...
  6. pmc Unlicensed use of metformin in children and adolescents in the UK
    Yingfen Hsia
    Centre for Paediatric Pharmacy Research, The School of Pharmacy, University of London, London, UK
    Br J Clin Pharmacol 73:135-9. 2012
    ..Little is known as to the extent metformin has been used in young people. We investigated the use of metformin in children and adolescents aged 0-18 years in the UK...
  7. doi request reprint Inequality trends in health and future health risk among English children and young people, 1999-2009
    Dougal S Hargreaves
    General and Adolescent Paediatrics Unit, UCL Institute of Child Health, London, UK
    Arch Dis Child 98:850-5. 2013
    ..To investigate trends in health inequality among children and young people between 1999 and 2009, using outcomes consistent with the current NHS reforms...
  8. 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...
  9. ncbi request reprint Validation of bioelectrical impedance analysis in adolescents across different ethnic groups
    Dalia Haroun
    Childhood Nutrition Research Centre, UCL Institute of Child Health, London, UK
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 18:1252-9. 2010
    ..We found significant variability in BC between ethnic groups that was not reflected by BMI. Manufacturers' equations are unsuitable for predicting BC in multi-ethnic populations, and our new equations are recommended...
  10. pmc Relative importance of individual and social factors in improving adolescent health
    Dougal S Hargreaves
    UCL Institute of Child Health, London WC1N 3EH, UK
    Perspect Public Health 133:122-31. 2013
    ..This article compares the strength of association between key adolescent health outcomes and a range of individual and social factors..
  11. doi request reprint Parents' experiences of support during and after their child's diagnosis of meningococcal disease
    Faye Sweeney
    General and Adolescent Paediatrics Unit, UCL Institute of Child Health, London, UK
    Acta Paediatr 102:e126-30. 2013
    ..To understand parents'/carers' experiences of support received following their child's diagnosis of invasive meningococcal serogroup B disease (MenB)...
  12. doi request reprint Low levels of knowledge on the assessment of underweight in children and adolescents among middle-grade doctors in England and Wales
    Lee D Hudson
    General and Adolescent Paediatric Unit, UCL Institute of Child Health, 30 Guilford St, London WC1N 1EH, UK
    Arch Dis Child 98:309-11. 2013
    ..Safe assessment of severe underweight in children is important but experience suggests a frequent lack of understanding. Here we sought evidence from a wide spectrum of trainees...
  13. ncbi request reprint Medical instability and growth of children and adolescents with early onset eating disorders
    Lee D Hudson
    UCL Institute of Child Health, General and Adolescent Paediatrics, University College London, 30 Guilford Street, London, UK
    Arch Dis Child 97:779-84. 2012
    ..The authors present data on physical status at presentation from population-based surveillance systems in the UK and Ireland...
  14. doi request reprint Validation of You're Welcome quality criteria for adolescent health services using data from national inpatient surveys in England
    Dougal S Hargreaves
    General and Adolescent Paediatrics Unit, UCL Institute of Child Health, University College London, 30 Guilford Street, London, UK
    J Adolesc Health 52:50-57.e1. 2013
    ..This article investigates the relationship between the YW criteria and young people's overall satisfaction in national inpatient surveys...
  15. pmc The relationship between puberty and social emotion processing
    Anne Lise Goddings
    UCL Institute of Child Health, London, UK
    Dev Sci 15:801-11. 2012
    ..Our results suggest functionally dissociable effects of pubertal hormones and age on the adolescent social brain...
  16. pmc The influence of puberty on subcortical brain development
    Anne Lise Goddings
    UCL Institute of Child Health, University College London, London, WC1N 1EH, UK UCL Institute of Cognitive Neuroscience, University College London, London WC1N 3AR, UK Electronic address
    Neuroimage 88:242-51. 2014
    ..There was an interactive puberty-by-age effect on volume for the NA and GP in both sexes, and the caudate in males. These findings suggest a significant role for puberty in structural brain development. ..
  17. doi request reprint Long-term sequelae of childhood bacterial meningitis
    Lee D Hudson
    University College London Hospital, London, UK
    Curr Infect Dis Rep 15:236-41. 2013
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  18. doi request reprint Do young and older adults have different health care priorities? Evidence from a national survey of English inpatients
    Dougal S Hargreaves
    General and Adolescent Paediatrics Unit, University College London Institute of Child Health, London, UK
    J Adolesc Health 51:528-32. 2012
    ..This article compares the inpatient experience of young versus older adults, and assesses the relative importance of different aspects of health care in these two groups...
  19. doi request reprint Children's and young people's experience of the National Health Service in England: a review of national surveys 2001-2011
    Dougal S Hargreaves
    Department of General and Adolescent Paediatrics, UCL Institute of Child Health, 30 Guilford St, London WC1N 3EH, UK
    Arch Dis Child 97:661-6. 2012
    ..Detailed analysis performed on the most recent completed surveys covering primary, inpatient and emergency care, and children's services...
  20. doi request reprint Early sexual risk among black and minority ethnicity teenagers: a mixed methods study
    Amanda Jayakody
    General and Adolescent Paediatrics Unit, UCL Institute of Child Health, University College London, 30 Guilford Street, London, UK
    J Adolesc Health 48:499-506. 2011
    ..To determine how ethnic background influences early sexual activity among young adults...
  21. doi request reprint Health related quality of life in survivors of pneumococcal meningitis
    Rosa Legood
    Health Services Research Unit, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel Street, London, UK
    Acta Paediatr 98:543-7. 2009
    ..To estimate the overall long-term health related quality of life implications of an episode of pneumococcal meningitis in childhood...
  22. doi request reprint Improving communication with adolescents
    Billy White
    General and Adolescent Paediatric Unit, UCL Institute of Child Health, 30 Guilford Street, London, Greater London WC1N 1EH, UK
    Arch Dis Child Educ Pract Ed 97:93-7. 2012
    ..We also discuss pragmatic techniques to use in busy consultations to improve communication and promote behaviour change in YP...
  23. pmc Rise in antiobesity drug prescribing for children and adolescents in the UK: a population-based study
    Russell M Viner
    General and Adolescent Paediatrics Unit, UCL Institute of Child Health, University College London, London, UK
    Br J Clin Pharmacol 68:844-51. 2009
    ..The antiobesity drugs sibutramine and orlistat are not licensed for use in children and adolescents in the UK or USA. * Clinical trials suggest antiobesity drugs are effective and well-tolerated in obese adolescents...
  24. pmc Metformin for obesity in children and adolescents: a systematic review
    Min Hae Park
    Non communicable Disease Epidemiology Unit, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    Diabetes Care 32:1743-5. 2009
    ..To summarize the efficacy of metformin in reducing BMI and cardiometabolic risk in obese children and adolescents without diabetes...
  25. pmc Adolescent inpatient activity 1999-2010: analysis of English Hospital Episode Statistics data
    Dougal S Hargreaves
    Department of General and Adolescent Paediatrics, UCL Institute of Child Health, London, UK Division of General Pediatrics, Boston Children s Hospital Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Arch Dis Child 99:830-3. 2014
    ..To investigate patterns and trends of adolescent (10-19 years) inpatient activity in England by sex, disease category, and admitting speciality...
  26. ncbi request reprint School-level variation in health outcomes in adolescence: analysis of three longitudinal studies in England
    Daniel R Hale
    General and Adolescent Pediatrics, Institute of Child Health, UCL, 30 Guilford St, London, WC1N 1EH, UK
    Prev Sci 15:600-10. 2014
    ..Variance is highest for risk behaviours, supporting the utility of school environment interventions for these outcomes. ..
  27. doi request reprint Adolescence and the social determinants of health
    Russell M Viner
    UCL Institute of Child Health, University College London, UK
    Lancet 379:1641-52. 2012
    ..The most effective interventions are probably structural changes to improve access to education and employment for young people and to reduce the risk of transport-related injury...
  28. doi request reprint Childhood eating disorders: British national surveillance study
    Dasha E Nicholls
    Department of Child and Adolescent Mental Health, Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children NHS Trust, London, WC1N 3JH, UK
    Br J Psychiatry 198:295-301. 2011
    ..The incidence of eating disorders appears stable overall, but may be increasing in younger age groups. Data on incidence, clinical features and outcome of early-onset eating disorders are sparse...
  29. ncbi request reprint Attitudes to psychological groups in a paediatric and adolescent diabetes service--implications for service delivery
    Deborah Christie
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychological Services, University College London Hospitals, NHS Foundation Trust, London, UK
    Pediatr Diabetes 9:388-92. 2008
    ..To explore the potential interest in psychology support groups in a paediatric and adolescent diabetes service...
  30. doi request reprint Validation of BIA in obese children and adolescents and re-evaluation in a longitudinal study
    Dalia Haroun
    Childhood Nutrition Research Centre, UCL Institute of Child Health, London, UK
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 17:2245-50. 2009
    ..001) of the change in FM and FFM, respectively. Our derived BIA equation, shown to be reliable for longitudinal assessment in white obese children, will aid routine clinical monitoring of body composition in this population...