Kay Wang

Summary

Affiliation: University of Oxford
Country: UK

Publications

  1. pmc Whooping cough in school age children presenting with persistent cough in UK primary care after introduction of the preschool pertussis booster vaccination: prospective cohort study
    Kay Wang
    Nuffield Department of Primary Care Health Sciences, University of Oxford, Oxford OX2 6GG, UK
    BMJ 348:g3668. 2014
  2. doi request reprint Montelukast for postinfectious cough in adults: a double-blind randomised placebo-controlled trial
    Kay Wang
    Department of Primary Care Health Sciences, University of Oxford, Radcliffe Observatory Quarter, Oxford, UK Electronic address
    Lancet Respir Med 2:35-43. 2014
  3. doi request reprint Clinical symptoms and signs for the diagnosis of Mycoplasma pneumoniae in children and adolescents with community-acquired pneumonia
    Kay Wang
    Department of Primary Care Health Sciences, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 10:CD009175. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Mycoplasma pneumoniae and respiratory virus infections in children with persistent cough in England: a retrospective analysis
    Kay Wang
    Department of Primary Health Care, University of Oxford, Oxford, United Kingdom
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 30:1047-51. 2011
  5. doi request reprint Neuraminidase inhibitors for preventing and treating influenza in children (published trials only)
    Kay Wang
    Department of Primary Care Health Sciences, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 4:CD002744. 2012
  6. doi request reprint Neuraminidase inhibitors for preventing and treating influenza in children
    Kay Wang
    Department of Primary Care Health Sciences, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 1:CD002744. 2012
  7. doi request reprint Identification of children at risk of influenza-related complications in primary and ambulatory care: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Peter J Gill
    Nuffield Department of Primary Care Health Sciences, University of Oxford, Radcliffe Observatory Quarter, Woodstock Road, Oxford, UK The Hospital for Sick Children, Department of Paediatrics, University of Toronto 555 University Ave, Toronto, ON Canada
    Lancet Respir Med 3:139-49. 2015
  8. doi request reprint Symptomatic treatment of the cough in whooping cough
    Kay Wang
    Nuffield Department of Primary Care Health Sciences, University of Oxford, Radcliffe Observatory Quarter, Woodstock Road, Oxford, Oxon, UK, OX2 6GG
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 9:CD003257. 2014
  9. doi request reprint Pertussis-induced cough
    Kay Wang
    Department of Primary Health Care, University of Oxford, Rosemary Rue Building, Old Road Campus, Roosevelt Drive, Headington, Oxford, OX3 7LF, United Kingdom
    Pulm Pharmacol Ther 24:304-7. 2011

Detail Information

Publications9

  1. pmc Whooping cough in school age children presenting with persistent cough in UK primary care after introduction of the preschool pertussis booster vaccination: prospective cohort study
    Kay Wang
    Nuffield Department of Primary Care Health Sciences, University of Oxford, Oxford OX2 6GG, UK
    BMJ 348:g3668. 2014
    ..To estimate the prevalence and clinical severity of whooping cough (pertussis) in school age children presenting with persistent cough in primary care since the introduction and implementation of the preschool pertussis booster vaccination...
  2. doi request reprint Montelukast for postinfectious cough in adults: a double-blind randomised placebo-controlled trial
    Kay Wang
    Department of Primary Care Health Sciences, University of Oxford, Radcliffe Observatory Quarter, Oxford, UK Electronic address
    Lancet Respir Med 2:35-43. 2014
    ..We investigated the effectiveness of montelukast, a cysteinyl leukotriene receptor antagonist, in the treatment of postinfectious cough...
  3. doi request reprint Clinical symptoms and signs for the diagnosis of Mycoplasma pneumoniae in children and adolescents with community-acquired pneumonia
    Kay Wang
    Department of Primary Care Health Sciences, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 10:CD009175. 2012
    ..However, M. pneumoniae is difficult to diagnose based on clinical symptoms and signs. Diagnostic uncertainty can lead to inappropriate antibiotic prescribing, which may worsen clinical prognosis and increase antibiotic resistance...
  4. doi request reprint Mycoplasma pneumoniae and respiratory virus infections in children with persistent cough in England: a retrospective analysis
    Kay Wang
    Department of Primary Health Care, University of Oxford, Oxford, United Kingdom
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 30:1047-51. 2011
    ..This study estimates the prevalence of Mycoplasma pneumoniae (Mp) and assesses the prognostic value of detecting Mp and respiratory viruses in children with persistent cough...
  5. doi request reprint Neuraminidase inhibitors for preventing and treating influenza in children (published trials only)
    Kay Wang
    Department of Primary Care Health Sciences, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 4:CD002744. 2012
    ..Options for prevention and treatment currently include the neuraminidase inhibitors zanamivir and oseltamivir. Laninamivir octanoate, the prodrug of laninamivir, is currently being developed...
  6. doi request reprint Neuraminidase inhibitors for preventing and treating influenza in children
    Kay Wang
    Department of Primary Care Health Sciences, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 1:CD002744. 2012
    ..Options for prevention and treatment currently include the neuraminidase inhibitors zanamivir and oseltamivir. Laninamivir octanoate, the prodrug of laninamivir, is currently being developed...
  7. doi request reprint Identification of children at risk of influenza-related complications in primary and ambulatory care: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Peter J Gill
    Nuffield Department of Primary Care Health Sciences, University of Oxford, Radcliffe Observatory Quarter, Woodstock Road, Oxford, UK The Hospital for Sick Children, Department of Paediatrics, University of Toronto 555 University Ave, Toronto, ON Canada
    Lancet Respir Med 3:139-49. 2015
    ..However, guidelines are based on consensus opinion rather than evidence, and do not specify risk factors in children. We aimed to provide an evidence-based definition of children who are most at risk of such complications...
  8. doi request reprint Symptomatic treatment of the cough in whooping cough
    Kay Wang
    Nuffield Department of Primary Care Health Sciences, University of Oxford, Radcliffe Observatory Quarter, Woodstock Road, Oxford, Oxon, UK, OX2 6GG
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 9:CD003257. 2014
    ..Cough treatments proposed include corticosteroids, beta2-adrenergic agonists, pertussis-specific immunoglobulin, antihistamines and possibly leukotriene receptor antagonists (LTRAs)...
  9. doi request reprint Pertussis-induced cough
    Kay Wang
    Department of Primary Health Care, University of Oxford, Rosemary Rue Building, Old Road Campus, Roosevelt Drive, Headington, Oxford, OX3 7LF, United Kingdom
    Pulm Pharmacol Ther 24:304-7. 2011
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