Joe West

Summary

Affiliation: University of Nottingham
Country: UK

Publications

  1. ncbi Influence of ursodeoxycholic acid on the mortality and malignancy associated with primary biliary cirrhosis: a population-based cohort study
    Hannah Jackson
    University of Nottingham Medical School, Division of Epidemiology and Public Health, Medical School, Queen s Medical Centre, Nottingham, United Kingdom
    Hepatology 46:1131-7. 2007
  2. pmc Malignancy and mortality in people with coeliac disease: population based cohort study
    Joe West
    Division of Epidemiology and Public Health, University of Nottingham, Queen s Medical Centre, Nottingham NG7 2UH
    BMJ 329:716-9. 2004
  3. doi Reduced mortality rates following elective percutaneous liver biopsies
    Joe West
    Division of Epidemiology and Public Health, Nottingham City Hospital, University of Nottingham, Nottingham, United Kingdom
    Gastroenterology 139:1230-7. 2010
  4. ncbi The iceberg of celiac disease: what is below the waterline?
    Joe West
    Division of Epidemiology and Public Health, University of Nottingham, Medical School, Queen s Medical Centre, Nottingham, United Kingdom
    Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol 5:59-62. 2007
  5. ncbi Risk of schizophrenia in people with coeliac disease, ulcerative colitis and Crohn's disease: a general population-based study
    J West
    Division of Epidemiology and Public Health, Queen s Medical Centre, University of Nottingham, Nottingham, UK
    Aliment Pharmacol Ther 23:71-4. 2006
  6. ncbi Risk of vascular disease in adults with diagnosed coeliac disease: a population-based study
    J West
    Division of Epidemiology and Public Health, Medical School, Queen s Medical Centre, University of Nottingham, Nottingham, UK
    Aliment Pharmacol Ther 20:73-9. 2004
  7. ncbi Fracture risk in people with celiac disease: a population-based cohort study
    Joe West
    University of Nottingham, Division of Epidemiology and Public Health, Queen s Medical Centre, Nottingham, UK
    Gastroenterology 125:429-36. 2003
  8. pmc Seroprevalence, correlates, and characteristics of undetected coeliac disease in England
    J West
    University of Nottingham, Division of Epidemiology and Public Health, Medical School, Queen s Medical Centre, Nottingham NG7 2UH, UK
    Gut 52:960-5. 2003
  9. ncbi The incidence of cancer in patients with idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis and sarcoidosis in the UK
    Ivan Le Jeune
    Division of Epidemiology and Public Health, University of Nottingham, Clinical Sciences Building, Nottingham City Hospital, Nottingham NG5 1PB, UK
    Respir Med 101:2534-40. 2007
  10. ncbi Incidence and prevalence of celiac disease and dermatitis herpetiformis in the UK over two decades: population-based study
    Joe West
    1 Division of Epidemiology and Public Health, City Hospital Campus, The University of Nottingham, Nottingham, UK 2 NIHR Biomedical Research Unit in Gastrointestinal and Liver Disease, Nottingham University Hospitals NHS Trust, Nottingham, UK
    Am J Gastroenterol 109:757-68. 2014

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Publications80

  1. ncbi Influence of ursodeoxycholic acid on the mortality and malignancy associated with primary biliary cirrhosis: a population-based cohort study
    Hannah Jackson
    University of Nottingham Medical School, Division of Epidemiology and Public Health, Medical School, Queen s Medical Centre, Nottingham, United Kingdom
    Hepatology 46:1131-7. 2007
    ..The increased risk of primary liver cancer in ursodeoxycholic acid-treated patients was 3-fold (HR, 3.17; 95% CI, 0.64-15.62), in contrast to an 8-fold increase in those not treated (HR, 7.77; 95% CI, 1.30-46.65)...
  2. pmc Malignancy and mortality in people with coeliac disease: population based cohort study
    Joe West
    Division of Epidemiology and Public Health, University of Nottingham, Queen s Medical Centre, Nottingham NG7 2UH
    BMJ 329:716-9. 2004
    ..To quantify the risks of malignancy and mortality in people with coeliac disease compared with the general population...
  3. doi Reduced mortality rates following elective percutaneous liver biopsies
    Joe West
    Division of Epidemiology and Public Health, Nottingham City Hospital, University of Nottingham, Nottingham, United Kingdom
    Gastroenterology 139:1230-7. 2010
    ..We studied mortality and complication rates, by indication, in patients after they underwent liver biopsies...
  4. ncbi The iceberg of celiac disease: what is below the waterline?
    Joe West
    Division of Epidemiology and Public Health, University of Nottingham, Medical School, Queen s Medical Centre, Nottingham, United Kingdom
    Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol 5:59-62. 2007
    ..We explored the relationships between anti-tissue transglutaminase antibody and indirect measures of malabsorption and disease activity in people with undetected celiac disease...
  5. ncbi Risk of schizophrenia in people with coeliac disease, ulcerative colitis and Crohn's disease: a general population-based study
    J West
    Division of Epidemiology and Public Health, Queen s Medical Centre, University of Nottingham, Nottingham, UK
    Aliment Pharmacol Ther 23:71-4. 2006
    ..Recently, interest has been revived in whether people with coeliac disease, in contrast to other inflammatory gastrointestinal diseases, have an increased risk of schizophrenia...
  6. ncbi Risk of vascular disease in adults with diagnosed coeliac disease: a population-based study
    J West
    Division of Epidemiology and Public Health, Medical School, Queen s Medical Centre, University of Nottingham, Nottingham, UK
    Aliment Pharmacol Ther 20:73-9. 2004
    ..It has been suggested that vascular disease mortality may be reduced in coeliac disease because of lower levels of blood pressure, cholesterol and body mass...
  7. ncbi Fracture risk in people with celiac disease: a population-based cohort study
    Joe West
    University of Nottingham, Division of Epidemiology and Public Health, Queen s Medical Centre, Nottingham, UK
    Gastroenterology 125:429-36. 2003
    ..We performed a population-based cohort study by using the General Practice Research Database to quantify the fracture risk in people with celiac disease compared with the general population...
  8. pmc Seroprevalence, correlates, and characteristics of undetected coeliac disease in England
    J West
    University of Nottingham, Division of Epidemiology and Public Health, Medical School, Queen s Medical Centre, Nottingham NG7 2UH, UK
    Gut 52:960-5. 2003
    ..To examine the seroprevalence, correlates, and characteristics of undetected coeliac disease in a large adult population sample in Cambridge, UK...
  9. ncbi The incidence of cancer in patients with idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis and sarcoidosis in the UK
    Ivan Le Jeune
    Division of Epidemiology and Public Health, University of Nottingham, Clinical Sciences Building, Nottingham City Hospital, Nottingham NG5 1PB, UK
    Respir Med 101:2534-40. 2007
    ....
  10. ncbi Incidence and prevalence of celiac disease and dermatitis herpetiformis in the UK over two decades: population-based study
    Joe West
    1 Division of Epidemiology and Public Health, City Hospital Campus, The University of Nottingham, Nottingham, UK 2 NIHR Biomedical Research Unit in Gastrointestinal and Liver Disease, Nottingham University Hospitals NHS Trust, Nottingham, UK
    Am J Gastroenterol 109:757-68. 2014
    ..Understanding this epidemiology is crucial for hypothesizing about causes and quantifying the burden of disease...
  11. doi Diagnosis of liver cirrhosis in England, a cohort study, 1998-2009: a comparison with cancer
    Sonia Ratib
    Division of Epidemiology and Public Health, University of Nottingham, Nottingham, UK
    Am J Gastroenterol 109:190-8. 2014
    ..This study seeks to determine precise estimates and trends of the incidence of cirrhosis in England, and directly compare these figures with those for the 20 most commonly diagnosed cancers in the United Kingdom...
  12. pmc Comorbidities affect risk of nonvariceal upper gastrointestinal bleeding
    Colin John Crooks
    Division of Epidemiology and Public Health, The University of Nottingham, Nottingham City Hospital, Nottingham, UK
    Gastroenterology 144:1384-93, 1393.e1-2; quiz e18-9. 2013
    ..Other factors might therefore be involved in the pathogenesis of GIB. Patients with GIB have increasing nongastrointestinal comorbidity, so we investigated whether comorbidity itself increased the risk of GIB...
  13. doi Risk factors for first venous thromboembolism around pregnancy: a population-based cohort study from the United Kingdom
    Alyshah Abdul Sultan
    Division of Epidemiology and Public Health, University of Nottingham, City Hospital, Nottingham, United Kingdom
    Blood 121:3953-61. 2013
    ..These risk factors should receive careful consideration when assessing the potential need for thromboprophylaxis during the postpartum period...
  14. doi Incidence of venous thromboembolism in patients with cancer - a cohort study using linked United Kingdom databases
    Alex J Walker
    Division of Epidemiology and Public Health, School of Community Health Sciences, University of Nottingham, Clinical Sciences Building 2, City Hospital, Nottingham NG5 1PB, UK
    Eur J Cancer 49:1404-13. 2013
    ..Accurate population-based data are needed on the incidence of venous thromboembolism (VTE) in patients with different cancers in order to inform guidelines on which hospitalised and ambulatory cancer patients should receive VTE prophylaxis...
  15. doi All-cause mortality in people with cirrhosis compared with the general population: a population-based cohort study
    Kate M Fleming
    Division of Epidemiology and Public Health, University of Nottingham, Nottingham, UK
    Liver Int 32:79-84. 2012
    ..Mortality due to cirrhosis has tripled over the last 30 years in the UK. However, we lack adequate, contemporary, population-based estimates of the excess mortality patients who are at risk compared with the general population...
  16. doi Venous thromboembolism during active disease and remission in inflammatory bowel disease: a cohort study
    Matthew J Grainge
    Division of Epidemiology and Public Health, University of Nottingham, Nottingham, UK
    Lancet 375:657-63. 2010
    ..We therefore aimed to quantify the risk of venous thromboembolism prospectively during different activity phases of inflammatory bowel disease...
  17. pmc Impact of socioeconomic deprivation on maternal perinatal mental illnesses presenting to UK general practice
    Lu Ban
    Division of Epidemiology and Public Health, Nottingham City Hospital, University of Nottingham, Nottingham, UK
    Br J Gen Pract 62:e671-8. 2012
    ....
  18. pmc Excess long-term mortality following non-variceal upper gastrointestinal bleeding: a population-based cohort study
    Colin John Crooks
    Division of Epidemiology and Public Health, The University of Nottingham, Nottingham City Hospital, Nottingham, United Kingdom
    PLoS Med 10:e1001437. 2013
    ..Therefore, we investigated the excess causes of death in individuals after a non-variceal bleed compared with deaths in a matched sample of the general population...
  19. pmc Upper gastrointestinal haemorrhage and deprivation: a nationwide cohort study of health inequality in hospital admissions
    Colin J Crooks
    Division of Epidemiology and Public Health, The University of Nottingham, Nottingham City Hospital, Nottingham, UK
    Gut 61:514-20. 2012
    ..Since furthering our understanding of such inequality signposts preventable disease, we investigated in detail the association between upper gastrointestinal bleeding and socioeconomic status...
  20. ncbi First trimester exposure to anxiolytic and hypnotic drugs and the risks of major congenital anomalies: a United kingdom population-based cohort study
    Lu Ban
    Division of Epidemiology and Public Health, Nottingham City Hospital, University of Nottingham, Nottingham, United Kingdom
    PLoS ONE 9:e100996. 2014
    ....
  21. doi Risk of first venous thromboembolism in pregnant women in hospital: population based cohort study from England
    Alyshah Abdul Sultan
    Division of Epidemiology and Public Health, University of Nottingham, Clinical Sciences Building Phase 2, City Hospital, Nottingham NG5 1PB, UK
    BMJ 347:f6099. 2013
    ..To examine the potential for preventing venous thromboembolism during and after antepartum hospital admissions in pregnant women...
  22. doi Incidence and prevalence of cirrhosis in the United Kingdom, 1992-2001: a general population-based study
    Kate M Fleming
    Division of Epidemiology and Public Health, University of Nottingham, Nottingham, UK
    J Hepatol 49:732-8. 2008
    ..To determine the incidence and prevalence of cirrhosis in the United Kingdom...
  23. doi A population-based study of perforated diverticular disease incidence and associated mortality
    David J Humes
    Wolfson Digestive Disease Centre, Nottingham University Hospital NHS Trust, and Division of Epidemiology and Public Health, University of Nottingham, Nottingham, UK
    Gastroenterology 136:1198-205. 2009
    ..We aimed to determine the incidence and mortality associated with diverticular perforation and the influence of comorbidity...
  24. doi Risk of cardiovascular and cerebrovascular events in primary biliary cirrhosis: a population-based cohort study
    Masoud Solaymani-Dodaran
    Division of Epidemiology and Public Health, University of Nottingham, Nottingham, United Kingdom
    Am J Gastroenterol 103:2784-8. 2008
    ..However, whether this results in higher rates of cardiovascular and cerebrovascular events in PBC patients compared with the general population is unclear...
  25. ncbi Mortality associated with Barrett's esophagus and gastroesophageal reflux disease diagnoses-a population-based cohort study
    Masoud Solaymani-Dodaran
    University of Nottingham, Division of Epidemiology and Public Health, Medical School, Queen s Medical Centre, Nottingham, UK
    Am J Gastroenterol 100:2616-21. 2005
    ..We have reexamined this surprising finding in a large, prospectively population-based cohort study...
  26. doi Role of acute diverticulitis in the development of complicated colonic diverticular disease and 1-year mortality after diagnosis in the UK: population-based cohort study
    David J Humes
    NIHR Clinical Lecturer in Surgery, NIHR Nottingham Digestive Disease Centre and Biomedical Research Unit, Department of Surgery, QMC Campus, E Floor, West Block, Nottingham University Hospital NHS Trust, Derby Road, Nottingham NG7 2UH, UK
    Gut 61:95-100. 2012
    ..To determine the risk of developing complicated colonic diverticular disease (CCDD) with prior episodes of acute diverticulitis and determine the mortality of the spectrum of CCDD...
  27. doi Incidence and mortality of primary sclerosing cholangitis in the UK: a population-based cohort study
    Tim R Card
    University of Nottingham Medical School, Division of Epidemiology and Public Health, Medical School, Queen s Medical Centre, Nottingham NG7 2UH, UK
    J Hepatol 48:939-44. 2008
    ..Little is known about the occurrence of Primary Sclerosing Cholangitis (PSC) in the population of the United Kingdom or its associated risks of mortality and malignancy. We aimed to fill these gaps in knowledge...
  28. ncbi A comprehensive analysis of adverse obstetric and pediatric complications in women with asthma
    Laila J Tata
    Epidemiology and Public Health, University of Nottingham, Nottingham NG5 1PB, UK
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 175:991-7. 2007
    ..Previous studies have raised concern that women with asthma have increased risks of adverse obstetric and pediatric complications, but these have generally been underpowered...
  29. pmc Reductions in 28-day mortality following hospital admission for upper gastrointestinal hemorrhage
    Colin Crooks
    Division of Epidemiology and Public Health, The University of Nottingham, Nottingham City Hospital, Nottingham, United Kingdom
    Gastroenterology 141:62-70. 2011
    ..We estimated trends in 28-day mortality in England following hospital admission for gastrointestinal hemorrhage...
  30. ncbi Use of inhaled corticosteroids and the risk of fracture
    Richard Hubbard
    Respiratory Medicine, Clinical Sciences Building, Nottingham City Hospital, NG5 1PB, Nottingham, UK
    Chest 130:1082-8. 2006
    ....
  31. pmc Live and non-live pregnancy outcomes among women with depression and anxiety: a population-based study
    Lu Ban
    Division of Epidemiology and Public Health, Nottingham City Hospital, University of Nottingham, Nottingham, United Kingdom
    PLoS ONE 7:e43462. 2012
    ..We examined the impacts of antenatal depression and anxiety and of commonly prescribed treatments on the risks of non-live pregnancy outcomes...
  32. pmc Independent risk factors for injury in pre-school children: three population-based nested case-control studies using routine primary care data
    Elizabeth Orton
    Division of Primary Care, University Park, University of Nottingham, Nottingham, United Kingdom
    PLoS ONE 7:e35193. 2012
    ..We used The Health Improvement Network (THIN) database to identify risk factors for thermal injury, fractures and poisoning in pre-school children in order to inform the optimal delivery of preventative strategies...
  33. doi Risk of first venous thromboembolism in and around pregnancy: a population-based cohort study
    Alyshah Abdul Sultan
    Division of Epidemiology and Public Health, University of Nottingham, City Hospital Nottingham, UK
    Br J Haematol 156:366-73. 2012
    ....
  34. ncbi Long-term mortality in people with celiac disease diagnosed in childhood compared with adulthood: a population-based cohort study
    Masoud Solaymani-Dodaran
    University of Nottingham, Division of Epidemiology and Public Health, Medical School, Queen s Medical Centre, Nottingham NG7 2UH, United Kingdom
    Am J Gastroenterol 102:864-70. 2007
    ....
  35. doi Cholesterol profile in people with newly diagnosed coeliac disease: a comparison with the general population and changes following treatment
    Nina R Lewis
    Division of Epidemiology and Public Health, Medical School, Queen s Medical Centre, University of Nottingham, Nottingham NG7 2UH, UK
    Br J Nutr 102:509-13. 2009
    ..Any increase in risk of IHD or stroke in people with coeliac disease is unlikely due to an adverse cholesterol profile either before diagnosis or after treatment with a gluten-free diet...
  36. doi Causes of death in people with celiac disease spanning the pre- and post-serology era: a population-based cohort study from Derby, UK
    Matthew J Grainge
    Division of Epidemiology and Public Health, University of Nottingham, Nottingham, UK
    Am J Gastroenterol 106:933-9. 2011
    ..The objective of the study was to compare cause-specific mortality risks in the periods before and after the introduction of accurate and specific serological tests for diagnosing celiac disease...
  37. doi An excess of prior irritable bowel syndrome diagnoses or treatments in Celiac disease: evidence of diagnostic delay
    Timothy R Card
    Division of Epidemiology and Public Health, University of Nottingham, Clinical Sciences Building Phase 2, Nottingham City Hospital, Nottingham, UK
    Scand J Gastroenterol 48:801-7. 2013
    ..The authors set out to discover how commonly those suffering with celiac disease are misdiagnosed as suffering from IBS and whether such misdiagnosis delays the correct diagnosis...
  38. pmc Association between perinatal depression in mothers and the risk of childhood infections in offspring: a population-based cohort study
    Lu Ban
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University of Nottingham, Nottingham, UK
    BMC Public Health 10:799. 2010
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate the association between perinatal depression in mothers and the risk of childhood infections in offspring in the UK general population...
  39. doi Angiotensin converting enzyme inhibitors and hepatocellular carcinoma incidence in the General Practice Research Database
    Alex J Walker
    Division of Epidemiology and Public Health, School of Community Health Sciences, Clinical Sciences Building, Nottingham City Hospital, University of Nottingham, Nottingham, UK
    Cancer Causes Control 22:1743-7. 2011
    ..Small studies in humans indicate potential for therapeutic anticancer effects and warrant further larger studies...
  40. ncbi Fracture risk in people with primary biliary cirrhosis: a population-based cohort study
    Masoud Solaymani-Dodaran
    Division of Epidemiology and Public Health, University of Nottingham, Nottingham, UK
    Gastroenterology 131:1752-7. 2006
    ..We have performed a cohort study using the General Practice Research Database to quantify the excess fracture risk in people with PBC...
  41. doi Concurrent drug use and the risk of perforated colonic diverticular disease: a population-based case-control study
    David J Humes
    Nottingham Digestive Disease Centre and Biomedical Research Unit, Department of Surgery, QMC Campus, E Floor, West Block, Nottingham University Hospital NHS Trust, Derby Road, Nottingham NG72UH, UK
    Gut 60:219-24. 2011
    ..To determine the risk of diverticular perforation associated with current and ever use of corticosteroids, opiate analgesics, non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs, aspirin, cyclo-oxygenase-2 inhibitors, statins and calcium antagonists...
  42. pmc Bullous pemphigoid and pemphigus vulgaris--incidence and mortality in the UK: population based cohort study
    S M Langan
    Centre of Evidence Based Dermatology, University of Nottingham, Queen s Medical Centre, Nottingham NG7 2UH
    BMJ 337:a180. 2008
    ..To determine the incidence of and mortality from bullous pemphigoid and pemphigus vulgaris in the United Kingdom...
  43. ncbi Does concurrent prescription of selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors and non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs substantially increase the risk of upper gastrointestinal bleeding?
    L J Tata
    Epidemiology and Public Health, University of Nottingham, City Hospital, Nottingham, UK
    Aliment Pharmacol Ther 22:175-81. 2005
    ..Recent guidance cautions against concurrent prescription, particularly in older people...
  44. pmc Bupropion and the risk of sudden death: a self-controlled case-series analysis using The Health Improvement Network
    R Hubbard
    Division of Epidemiology and Public Health, University of Nottingham, Nottingham, UK
    Thorax 60:848-50. 2005
    ..Bupropion is an effective smoking cessation therapy but its use in the UK has been limited by concerns that it may increase the risk of sudden death...
  45. ncbi Fertility and pregnancy-related events in women with celiac disease: a population-based cohort study
    L J Tata
    Epidemiology and Public Health, University of Nottingham, NG5 1PB Nottingham, UK
    Gastroenterology 128:849-55. 2005
    ..Previous studies have raised concern about reduced fertility and increased adverse pregnancy-related events in women with celiac disease, but none has estimated overall fertility compared with the general female population...
  46. pmc General population based study of the impact of tricyclic and selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor antidepressants on the risk of acute myocardial infarction
    L J Tata
    Division of Epidemiology and Public Health, Clinical Sciences Building, Hucknall Road, Nottingham NG5 1PB, UK
    Heart 91:465-71. 2005
    ..To investigate the impact of tricyclic antidepressants (TCAs) and selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors (SSRIs) on the risk of first acute myocardial infarction (MI)...
  47. ncbi Risk of extra-oesophageal malignancies and colorectal cancer in Barrett's oesophagus and gastro-oesophageal reflux
    M Solaymani-Dodaran
    Division of Epidemiology and Public Health, Medical School, Queen s Medical Center, University of Nottingham, Nottingham NG7 2UH, UK
    Scand J Gastroenterol 39:680-5. 2004
    ..These relationships have therefore been examined in a prospective study design in the General Practice Research Database...
  48. pmc Risk of oesophageal cancer in Barrett's oesophagus and gastro-oesophageal reflux
    M Solaymani-Dodaran
    University of Nottingham, Division of Epidemiology and Public Health, Queen s Medical Centre, Nottingham NG7 2UH, UK
    Gut 53:1070-4. 2004
    ..In order to assess the validity of this suggestion, we examined the risk of oesophageal cancer in patients with Barrett's and with GORD compared with the general population in a community based cohort study...
  49. pmc Hip fractures in patients with inflammatory bowel disease and their relationship to corticosteroid use: a population based cohort study
    T Card
    Division of Epidemiology and Public Health, Queen s Medical Centre, University of Nottingham, Nottingham NG7 2UH, UK
    Gut 53:251-5. 2004
    ..We have conducted a large cohort study to address these issues...
  50. pmc Does influenza vaccination increase consultations, corticosteroid prescriptions, or exacerbations in subjects with asthma or chronic obstructive pulmonary disease?
    L J Tata
    Division of Epidemiology and Public Health, University of Nottingham, Nottingham, UK
    Thorax 58:835-9. 2003
    ..We investigated the safety of influenza vaccine in older people with asthma or chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) in a cohort from the UK General Practice Research Database (GPRD)...
  51. pmc Fracture experience of patients with coeliac disease: a population based survey
    K Thomason
    Division of Epidemiology and Public Health, University of Nottingham, UK
    Gut 52:518-22. 2003
    ..Aim: To examine the fracture experience of adults with coeliac disease compared with the general population...
  52. pmc Is an internal comparison better than using national data when estimating mortality in longitudinal studies?
    T R Card
    Division of Epidemiology and Public Health, University of Nottingham Medical School, Queen s Medical Centre, Nottingham NG7 2UH, UK
    J Epidemiol Community Health 60:819-21. 2006
    ..Discrepancies between the results of different studies looking at mortality in similar disease cohorts led us to consider the impact of methodology upon outcome...
  53. doi The rate of decompensation and clinical progression of disease in people with cirrhosis: a cohort study
    K M Fleming
    University of Nottingham, UK
    Aliment Pharmacol Ther 32:1343-50. 2010
    ..We lack population-based estimates of the rate of decompensation in people with compensated cirrhosis as well as estimates of the manner in which the disease progresses once identified...
  54. doi The epidemiology of haemochromatosis: a population-based study
    C J Crooks
    Division of Epidemiology and Public Health, University of Nottingham Medical School, Queen s Medical Centre, Nottingham, UK
    Aliment Pharmacol Ther 29:183-92. 2009
    ..The discovery of the HFE genotype has revolutionized the diagnosis of haemochromatosis, changing the associated mortality and morbidity...
  55. pmc The antecedents of biliary cancer: a primary care case-control study in the United Kingdom
    M J Grainge
    Division of Epidemiology and Public Health, School of Community Health Sciences, University of Nottingham, Nottingham NG7 2UH, UK
    Br J Cancer 100:178-80. 2009
    ..Increased risks were observed for cigarette smoking, diabetes, gallstone disease and obesity...
  56. doi Recall of informed consent information by healthy volunteers in clinical trials
    P Fortun
    Department of Gastroenterology, University Hospital Nottingham, UK
    QJM 101:625-9. 2008
    ..Information sheets for clinical research are becoming increasingly complex but the extent to which they are understood is uncertain...
  57. doi No increase in risk of fracture, malignancy or mortality in dermatitis herpetiformis: a cohort study
    N R Lewis
    Division of Epidemiology and Public Health, Medical School, Queen s Medical Centre, University of Nottingham, Nottingham, UK
    Aliment Pharmacol Ther 27:1140-7. 2008
    ..Dermatitis herpetiformis forms part of the same spectrum of gluten-sensitive disorders as coeliac disease yet may have different risks of morbidity and mortality...
  58. doi A population-based study of acute medical conditions associated with bullous pemphigoid
    S M Langan
    Centre of Evidence Based Dermatology, University of Nottingham, Queen s Medical Centre, Nottingham, UK
    Br J Dermatol 161:1149-52. 2009
    ..Bullous pemphigoid is associated with poorly understood dramatically increased early mortality rates...
  59. ncbi Extrinsic allergic alveolitis: incidence and mortality in the general population
    M Solaymani-Dodaran
    University of Nottingham, Division of Epidemiology and Public Health, Queen s Medical Centre, Nottingham, UK
    QJM 100:233-7. 2007
    ..Extrinsic allergic alveolitis (EAA) is an important clinical entity, but its incidence and significance in the general population are uncertain...
  60. ncbi Fertility rates in women with asthma, eczema, and hay fever: a general population-based cohort study
    L J Tata
    Division of Epidemiology and Public Health, School of Community Health Sciences, University of Nottingham, Nottingham, United Kingdom
    Am J Epidemiol 165:1023-30. 2007
    ..15 (95% CI: 1.13, 1.17) and 1.08 (95% CI: 1.06, 1.10), respectively. The authors found no evidence that the fertility rates of women with asthma, eczema, or hay fever are lower than those of women in the general population...
  61. ncbi Venous thromboembolism in children with cancer - A population-based cohort study
    Alex J Walker
    Division of Epidemiology and Public Health, University of Nottingham, Nottingham City Hospital, NG5 1PB UK Nottingham Digestive Diseases Centre, NIHR Biomedical Research Unit Electronic address
    Thromb Res 133:340-4. 2014
    ..Cancer is a known risk factor for venous thromboembolism (VTE) in adults, but population-based data in children are scarce...
  62. doi 1 and 5 year survival estimates for people with cirrhosis of the liver in England, 1998-2009: a large population study
    Sonia Ratib
    Division of Epidemiology and Public Health, University of Nottingham, UK Electronic address
    J Hepatol 60:282-9. 2014
    ..We aimed to report 1- and 5-year average survival rates for people with cirrhosis to be used in a clinical and healthcare policy setting...
  63. pmc Defining upper gastrointestinal bleeding from linked primary and secondary care data and the effect on occurrence and 28 day mortality
    Colin John Crooks
    Division of Epidemiology and Public Health, The University of Nottingham, Clinical Sciences Building 2, City Hospital, Nottingham, NG5 1PB, UK
    BMC Health Serv Res 12:392. 2012
    ....
  64. pmc An increased risk of urinary tract infection precedes development of primary biliary cirrhosis
    Fumi K Varyani
    Division of Epidemiology and Public Health, University of Nottingham, Clinical Sciences Building Phase 2, Hucknall Road, Nottingham, NG5 1PB, UK
    BMC Gastroenterol 11:95. 2011
    ..We have therefore attempted to determine whether UTIs are more common in people with Primary Biliary Cirrhosis (PBC) prior to their diagnosis...
  65. ncbi Fracture risk of women with primary biliary cirrhosis: no increase compared with general population controls
    J R Boulton-Jones
    Department of Hepatology, University of Nottingham Medical Schoool, Queen s Medical Centre, Nottingham, UK
    Aliment Pharmacol Ther 20:551-7. 2004
    ..We have enquired about the fracture experience of female primary biliary cirrhosis patients compared with sex- and age-matched controls...
  66. pmc The incidence of first venous thromboembolism in and around pregnancy using linked primary and secondary care data: a population based cohort study from England and comparative meta-analysis
    Alyshah Abdul Sultan
    Division of Epidemiology and Public Health, University of Nottingham, Nottingham, United Kingdom
    PLoS ONE 8:e70310. 2013
    ....
  67. doi Cause-specific mortality of people with Barrett's esophagus compared with the general population: a population-based cohort study
    Masoud Solaymani-Dodaran
    Minimally Invasive Surgery Research Center, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Rasoul Akram Hospital, Tehran, Iran
    Gastroenterology 144:1375-83, 1383.e1. 2013
    ..Understanding the causes of death in people with Barrett's esophagus (BE) could guide evidence-based practice in the follow-up of these patients...
  68. pmc Risk of venous thromboembolism in patients with cancer: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Freesia Horsted
    Division of Epidemiology and Public Health, University of Nottingham, Nottingham, United Kingdom
    PLoS Med 9:e1001275. 2012
    ..Our purpose was to summarise the existing literature to determine precisely and accurately the absolute risk of VTE in cancer patients, stratified by malignancy site and background risk of VTE...
  69. ncbi Commentary: Does the presence of asthma increase the incidence of coronary heart disease?
    Richard Hubbard
    Respiratory Medicine, Division of Epidemiology and Public Health, University of Nottingham, Nottingham City Hospital, Nottingham NG5 1PB, UK
    Int J Epidemiol 33:749-50. 2004
  70. pmc Trends in the incidence of primary liver and biliary tract cancers in England and Wales 1971-2001
    J West
    Division of Epidemiology and Public Health, University of Nottingham Medical School, Queen s Medical Centre University Hospital, Nottingham NG7 2UH, UK
    Br J Cancer 94:1751-8. 2006
    ..There has been a halving in the incidence of gallbladder cancer and a reduction of a third in extrahepatic bile duct cancer...
  71. ncbi Autoimmune cholestatic liver disease in people with coeliac disease: a population-based study of their association
    A Lawson
    Wolfson Digestive Disease Foundation, University Hospital, Queen s Medical Centre, Nottingham, UK
    Aliment Pharmacol Ther 21:401-5. 2005
    ..Population data supporting an association between the autoimmune cholestatic liver diseases, primary biliary cirrhosis and primary sclerosing cholangitis and coeliac disease, is limited and at times contradictory...
  72. ncbi Risk of malignancy in diagnosed coeliac disease: a 24-year prospective, population-based, cohort study
    T R Card
    Division of Epidemiology and Public Health, University of Nottingham, QMC, Nottingham, UK
    Aliment Pharmacol Ther 20:769-75. 2004
    ..In addition, there have been no precise estimates of small bowel lymphoma risk due to a lack of population data...
  73. ncbi Do rates of hospital admission for falls and hip fracture in elderly people vary by socio-economic status?
    J West
    Division of Epidemiology and Public Health, Queen s Medical Centre, University of Nottingham, Nottingham NG7 2UH, UK
    Public Health 118:576-81. 2004
    ..To determine the relationship between hospital admissions for falls and hip fracture in elderly people and area characteristics such as socio-economic deprivation...
  74. pmc The communication of a secondary care diagnosis of autoimmune hepatitis to primary care practitioners: a population-based study
    Fumi Varyani
    Department of Gastroenterology, Queens Medical Centre, Nottingham University Hospital NHS Trust, Derby Road, Nottingham, NG7 2UH, United Kingdom
    BMC Health Serv Res 13:161. 2013
    ..The aim of this study therefore was to assess the proportion of consultant hepatologist diagnoses of Autoimmune Hepatitis which were accurately recorded in General Practice computerised records...
  75. ncbi How often is a positive faecal occult blood test the result of coeliac disease?
    Richard F A Logan
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University Hospital, University of Nottingham, Nottingham, UK
    Eur J Gastroenterol Hepatol 15:1097-100. 2003
    ..This study examines whether a positive FOB is a feature of coeliac disease and whether FOB-positive subjects need investigation for coeliac disease...
  76. ncbi Use of libraries and electronic information resources by primary care staff: outcomes from a survey
    Liz Doney
    Knowledge Resources, Nottingham City Primary Care Trust, Nottingham, UK
    Health Info Libr J 22:182-8. 2005
    ..To assess the use of existing libraries; usage of the Internet and biomedical databases; and need for training on use of the Internet and biomedical databases for primary care staff...
  77. pmc Oral and inhaled corticosteroids and adrenal insufficiency: a case-control study
    K J Mortimer
    Division of Respiratory Medicine, Nottingham City Hospital, Nottingham NG5 1PB, UK
    Thorax 61:405-8. 2006
    ..A study was undertaken to quantify the association between adrenal insufficiency and oral and inhaled corticosteroid exposure...
  78. ncbi Elevated serum alanine transaminase in patients with type 1 or type 2 diabetes mellitus
    J West
    Division of Epidemiology and Public Health, University of Nottingham Medical School, Nottingham, UK
    QJM 99:871-6. 2006
    ..The risk of chronic liver disease is higher in diabetics, and serum alanine transaminase (ALT) is a sensitive predictor of mortality from liver disease...
  79. doi Patient perceptions of the burden of coeliac disease and its treatment in the UK
    J K H Whitaker
    Epidemiology and Public Health, University of Nottingham, Nottingham, UK
    Aliment Pharmacol Ther 29:1131-6. 2009
    ..As a consequence, there have been calls for the introduction of screening. Before screening is given serious consideration, it is important to assess how acceptable early diagnoses and treatment would be...
  80. ncbi Seroprevalence and comparison of isolates of endometriotropic bovine herpesvirus-4
    Kendall S Frazier
    College of Veterinary Medicine, Tifton Veterinary Diagnostic and Investigational Laboratory, University of Georgia, 31973, USA
    J Vet Diagn Invest 14:457-62. 2002
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