Sara T Brookes
Affiliation: University of Bristol
- Developing core outcomes sets: methods for identifying and including patient-reported outcomes (PROs)Rhiannon C Macefield
School of Social and Community Medicine, University of Bristol, Canynge Hall, 39 Whatley Road, Bristol BS8 2PS, UK
Trials 15:49. 2014..This study examines existing PROMs and describes methods to identify health domains to inform the development of a core outcome set, illustrated with an example...
- A review of reporting of participant recruitment and retention in RCTs in six major journalsMerran Toerien
Department of Sociology, The University of York, Heslington, York, YO10 4PS, UK
Trials 10:52. 2009..This paper aims: (i) to update and extend previous reviews evaluating reporting of participant recruitment and retention in RCTs; (ii) to quantify the level of participation throughout RCTs...
- The effect of local anaesthetic wound infiltration on chronic pain after lower limb joint replacement: a protocol for a double-blind randomised controlled trialVikki Wylde
Musculoskeletal Research Unit, School of Clinical Sciences, University of Bristol, Avon Orthopaedic Centre, Southmead Hospital, Bristol, BS10 5NB, UK
BMC Musculoskelet Disord 12:53. 2011....
- Sexual dysfunction in men after treatment for lower urinary tract symptoms: evidence from randomised controlled trialSara T Brookes
Department of Social Medicine, University of Bristol, Canynge Hall, Bristol BS8 2PR
BMJ 324:1059-61. 2002..To examine the impact on sexual function of treatments for lower urinary tract symptoms in men...
- Subgroup analyses in randomized trials: risks of subgroup-specific analyses; power and sample size for the interaction testSara T Brookes
Department of Social Medicine, University of Bristol, Whiteladies Road, Bristol, BS8 2PR, UK
J Clin Epidemiol 57:229-36. 2004..Moreover, trials designed to detect overall treatment effects have limited power to detect treatment-subgroup interactions. This article quantifies the error rates associated with subgroup analyses...
- A scored form of the Bristol Female Lower Urinary Tract Symptoms questionnaire: data from a randomized controlled trial of surgery for women with stress incontinenceSara T Brookes
Department of Social Medicine, University of Bristol, UK
Am J Obstet Gynecol 191:73-82. 2004..This paper describes development and validation of a scored form BFLUTS questionnaire...
- Relationship between lower urinary tract symptoms and erectile dysfunction: results from the Boston Area Community Health SurveySara T Brookes
Department of Social Medicine, University of Bristol, Bristol, United Kingdom
J Urol 179:250-5; discussion 255. 2008..We explored the association of lower urinary tract symptoms and erectile dysfunction in a racially and ethnically diverse random sample of men...
- Communicating the results of randomized clinical trials: do patients understand multidimensional patient-reported outcomes?Angus G K McNair
MRCS, Department of Social Medicine, Canynge Hall, 39 Whatley Rd, Bristol, BS8 2PS, United Kingdom
J Clin Oncol 28:738-43. 2010..Additional work is needed to define methods for communicating clinical and PRO data from trials to allow patients to make informed treatment choices...