Marta Blangiardo

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Affiliation: Imperial College
Country: UK

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Two-stage Bayesian model to evaluate the effect of air pollution on chronic respiratory diseases using drug prescriptions
    Marta Blangiardo
    Epidemiology and Biostatistics Department, Imperial College London Norfolk Place, Paddington London W2 1PG United Kingdom Electronic address
    Spat Spatiotemporal Epidemiol 18:1-12. 2016
  2. pmc Impact of ethnic-specific guidelines for anti-hypertensive prescribing in primary care in England: a longitudinal study
    Lena Barrera
    Department of Primary Care and Public Health, School of Public Health, Imperial College London, London W6 8RP, UK
    BMC Health Serv Res 14:87. 2014
  3. doi request reprint Spatial and spatio-temporal models with R-INLA
    Marta Blangiardo
    MRC HPA Centre for Environment and Health, Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Imperial College, London, UK
    Spat Spatiotemporal Epidemiol 4:33-49. 2013
  4. doi request reprint A Bayesian analysis of the impact of air pollution episodes on cardio-respiratory hospital admissions in the Greater London area
    Marta Blangiardo
    MRC HPA Centre for Environment and Health, Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, School of Public Health, Imperial College, London, UK
    Stat Methods Med Res 20:69-80. 2011
  5. ncbi request reprint Using a calibration experiment to assess gene-specific information: full Bayesian and empirical Bayesian models for two-channel microarray data
    Marta Blangiardo
    Department of Statistics G Parenti, University of Florence and Biostatistic Unit CSPO, Florence, Italy
    Bioinformatics 22:50-7. 2006
  6. pmc Statistical tools for synthesizing lists of differentially expressed features in related experiments
    Marta Blangiardo
    Centre for Biostatistics, Imperial College, St Mary s Campus, Norfolk Place, London, UK
    Genome Biol 8:R54. 2007
  7. pmc A Bayesian calibration model for combining different pre-processing methods in Affymetrix chips
    Marta Blangiardo
    Centre for Biostatistics, Imperial College, St Mary s Campus, Norfolk Place, London, UK
    BMC Bioinformatics 9:512. 2008
  8. pmc sdef: an R package to synthesize lists of significant features in related experiments
    Marta Blangiardo
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, School of Public Health, Imperial College, St, Mary s Campus, Norfolk Place London W2 1PG, UK
    BMC Bioinformatics 11:270. 2010
  9. doi request reprint Aircraft noise and cardiovascular disease near Heathrow airport in London: small area study
    Anna L Hansell
    UK Small Area Health Statistics Unit, MRC PHE Centre for Environment and Health, Dept Epidemiology and Biostatistics, School of Public Health, Imperial College London, W2 1PG, UK
    BMJ 347:f5432. 2013
  10. doi request reprint Associations of night-time road traffic noise with carotid intima-media thickness and blood pressure: The Whitehall II and SABRE study cohorts
    Jaana I Halonen
    Small Area Health Statistics Unit, MRC PHE Centre for Environment and Health, Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, School of Public Health, Imperial College London, United Kingdom Electronic address
    Environ Int 98:54-61. 2017

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Publications18

  1. doi request reprint Two-stage Bayesian model to evaluate the effect of air pollution on chronic respiratory diseases using drug prescriptions
    Marta Blangiardo
    Epidemiology and Biostatistics Department, Imperial College London Norfolk Place, Paddington London W2 1PG United Kingdom Electronic address
    Spat Spatiotemporal Epidemiol 18:1-12. 2016
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  2. pmc Impact of ethnic-specific guidelines for anti-hypertensive prescribing in primary care in England: a longitudinal study
    Lena Barrera
    Department of Primary Care and Public Health, School of Public Health, Imperial College London, London W6 8RP, UK
    BMC Health Serv Res 14:87. 2014
    ..In 2006, the NICE guidelines introduced an ethnic-age group algorithm based on the 2004 British Hypertension Society guidelines to guide antihypertensive drug prescription...
  3. doi request reprint Spatial and spatio-temporal models with R-INLA
    Marta Blangiardo
    MRC HPA Centre for Environment and Health, Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Imperial College, London, UK
    Spat Spatiotemporal Epidemiol 4:33-49. 2013
    ..In this paper we review the INLA approach and present some applications on spatial and spatio-temporal data...
  4. doi request reprint A Bayesian analysis of the impact of air pollution episodes on cardio-respiratory hospital admissions in the Greater London area
    Marta Blangiardo
    MRC HPA Centre for Environment and Health, Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, School of Public Health, Imperial College, London, UK
    Stat Methods Med Res 20:69-80. 2011
    ..A baseline dose-response function is estimated for the controls and carried forward in the episodes, which are characterised by an additional component that estimates their specific effect on the health outcome...
  5. ncbi request reprint Using a calibration experiment to assess gene-specific information: full Bayesian and empirical Bayesian models for two-channel microarray data
    Marta Blangiardo
    Department of Statistics G Parenti, University of Florence and Biostatistic Unit CSPO, Florence, Italy
    Bioinformatics 22:50-7. 2006
    ..In this case it is possible to estimate the gene-specific variance, to be incorporated in comparative experiments on the same tissue, cellular line or species...
  6. pmc Statistical tools for synthesizing lists of differentially expressed features in related experiments
    Marta Blangiardo
    Centre for Biostatistics, Imperial College, St Mary s Campus, Norfolk Place, London, UK
    Genome Biol 8:R54. 2007
    ..We evaluate and compare the performance of these statistical tools in a simulation study, and show their usefulness on two real datasets...
  7. pmc A Bayesian calibration model for combining different pre-processing methods in Affymetrix chips
    Marta Blangiardo
    Centre for Biostatistics, Imperial College, St Mary s Campus, Norfolk Place, London, UK
    BMC Bioinformatics 9:512. 2008
    ....
  8. pmc sdef: an R package to synthesize lists of significant features in related experiments
    Marta Blangiardo
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, School of Public Health, Imperial College, St, Mary s Campus, Norfolk Place London W2 1PG, UK
    BMC Bioinformatics 11:270. 2010
    ..The second approach, set in a Bayesian framework, is more flexible as it takes into account the uncertainty on the number of genes differentially expressed in each experiment...
  9. doi request reprint Aircraft noise and cardiovascular disease near Heathrow airport in London: small area study
    Anna L Hansell
    UK Small Area Health Statistics Unit, MRC PHE Centre for Environment and Health, Dept Epidemiology and Biostatistics, School of Public Health, Imperial College London, W2 1PG, UK
    BMJ 347:f5432. 2013
    ..To investigate the association of aircraft noise with risk of stroke, coronary heart disease, and cardiovascular disease in the general population...
  10. doi request reprint Associations of night-time road traffic noise with carotid intima-media thickness and blood pressure: The Whitehall II and SABRE study cohorts
    Jaana I Halonen
    Small Area Health Statistics Unit, MRC PHE Centre for Environment and Health, Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, School of Public Health, Imperial College London, United Kingdom Electronic address
    Environ Int 98:54-61. 2017
    ..A link between traffic noise and hypertension has been established, but there are few studies on blood pressure and no studies on cIMT...
  11. pmc Exposure to aircraft and road traffic noise and associations with heart disease and stroke in six European countries: a cross-sectional study
    Sarah Floud
    MRC PHE Centre for Environment and Health, Imperial College London, London, UK
    Environ Health 12:89. 2013
    ..For road traffic noise, more studies are available but the extent of possible confounding by air pollution has not been established...
  12. pmc Air pollution and cardiovascular mortality with over 25years follow-up: A combined analysis of two British cohorts
    Hakim Moulay Dehbi
    MRC PHE Centre for Environment and Health, Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Imperial College London, London, W2 1PG, UK Electronic address
    Environ Int . 2016
    ..There are comparatively fewer studies in Europe, and in the UK particularly, than in North America. We examined associations in two British cohorts with >25years of follow-up...
  13. pmc Historic air pollution exposure and long-term mortality risks in England and Wales: prospective longitudinal cohort study
    Anna Hansell
    UK Small Area Health Statistics Unit, MRC PHE Centre for Environment and Health, School of Public Health, Imperial College London, London, UK Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust, London, UK
    Thorax 71:330-8. 2016
    ..Long-term air pollution exposure contributes to mortality but there are few studies examining effects of very long-term (>25 years) exposures...
  14. doi request reprint Ambient air pollution, traffic noise and adult asthma prevalence: a BioSHaRE approach
    Yutong Cai
    MRC PHE Centre for Environment and Health, Dept of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, School of Public Health, Imperial College London, London, UK
    Eur Respir J . 2016
    ..Traffic noise is not associated with asthma prevalence, but its potential to impact on asthma exacerbations needs further investigation...
  15. pmc Investigating trends in asthma and COPD through multiple data sources: A small area study
    Areti Boulieri
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, MRC PHE Centre for Environment and Health, Imperial College London, London, UK Electronic address
    Spat Spatiotemporal Epidemiol 19:28-36. 2016
    ..In addition, the detection mechanism that is provided by the model, together with inference on the spatial, and temporal variation, provide a better picture of the respiratory health problem...
  16. doi request reprint Using building heights and street configuration to enhance intraurban PM10, NO(X), and NO2 land use regression models
    Robert Tang
    Small Area Health Statistics Unit, MRC PHE Centre for Environment and Health, School of Public Health, Imperial College London, St Mary s Campus, London, W2 1PG, United Kingdom
    Environ Sci Technol 47:11643-50. 2013
    ..Data on building volume within the area common to a 20 m road buffer within a 25 m circular buffer substantially improved the performance (R(2) > 13%) of NO(X) and NO2 LUR models...
  17. doi request reprint Medication use in relation to noise from aircraft and road traffic in six European countries: results of the HYENA study
    Sarah Floud
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, School of Public Health, Imperial College London, Norfolk Place, London W21PG, UK
    Occup Environ Med 68:518-24. 2011
    ..Our aim was to assess the use of medication in relation to noise from aircraft and road traffic...
  18. ncbi request reprint Extremely low-frequency electromagnetic fields do not affect DNA damage and gene expression profiles of yeast and human lymphocytes
    Cristina Luceri
    Department of Pharmacology, University of Florence, Viale Pieraccini 6, 50139, Florence, Italy
    Radiat Res 164:277-85. 2005
    ..The results suggest that extremely low-frequency EMFs do not induce DNA damage or affect gene expression in these two different eukaryotic cell systems...