Sara T Brookes

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Affiliation: University of Bristol
Country: UK

Publications

  1. pmc Three nested randomized controlled trials of peer-only or multiple stakeholder group feedback within Delphi surveys during core outcome and information set development
    Sara T Brookes
    School of Social and Community Medicine, University of Bristol, Canynge Hall, 39 Whatley Road, Bristol, BS8 2PS, UK
    Trials 17:409. 2016
  2. pmc "Me's me and you's you": Exploring patients' perspectives of single patient (n-of-1) trials in the UK
    Sara T Brookes
    Department of Social Medicine, University of Bristol, UK
    Trials 8:10. 2007
  3. pmc A review of reporting of participant recruitment and retention in RCTs in six major journals
    Merran Toerien
    Department of Sociology, The University of York, Heslington, York, YO10 4PS, UK
    Trials 10:52. 2009
  4. pmc The effect of local anaesthetic wound infiltration on chronic pain after lower limb joint replacement: a protocol for a double-blind randomised controlled trial
    Vikki 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
  5. ncbi request reprint Subgroup analyses in randomized trials: risks of subgroup-specific analyses; power and sample size for the interaction test
    Sara T Brookes
    Department of Social Medicine, University of Bristol, Whiteladies Road, Bristol, BS8 2PR, UK
    J Clin Epidemiol 57:229-36. 2004
  6. ncbi request reprint A scored form of the Bristol Female Lower Urinary Tract Symptoms questionnaire: data from a randomized controlled trial of surgery for women with stress incontinence
    Sara T Brookes
    Department of Social Medicine, University of Bristol, UK
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 191:73-82. 2004
  7. ncbi request reprint Relationship between lower urinary tract symptoms and erectile dysfunction: results from the Boston Area Community Health Survey
    Sara T Brookes
    Department of Social Medicine, University of Bristol, Bristol, United Kingdom
    J Urol 179:250-5; discussion 255. 2008
  8. pmc Sexual dysfunction in men after treatment for lower urinary tract symptoms: evidence from randomised controlled trial
    Sara T Brookes
    Department of Social Medicine, University of Bristol, Canynge Hall, Bristol BS8 2PR
    BMJ 324:1059-61. 2002
  9. pmc Core Outcomes for Colorectal Cancer Surgery: A Consensus Study
    Angus G K McNair
    Centre for Surgical Research, School of Social and Community Medicine, University of Bristol, Bristol, United Kingdom
    PLoS Med 13:e1002071. 2016
  10. doi request reprint Reporting of short-term clinical outcomes after esophagectomy: a systematic review
    Natalie S Blencowe
    Division of Surgery, Head and Neck, University Hospitals Bristol NHS Foundation Trust, Bristol, UK
    Ann Surg 255:658-66. 2012

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Publications17

  1. pmc Three nested randomized controlled trials of peer-only or multiple stakeholder group feedback within Delphi surveys during core outcome and information set development
    Sara T Brookes
    School of Social and Community Medicine, University of Bristol, Canynge Hall, 39 Whatley Road, Bristol, BS8 2PS, UK
    Trials 17:409. 2016
    ..This study examines the impact of receiving feedback from different stakeholder groups, on the subsequent rating of items and the level of agreement between stakeholders...
  2. pmc "Me's me and you's you": Exploring patients' perspectives of single patient (n-of-1) trials in the UK
    Sara T Brookes
    Department of Social Medicine, University of Bristol, UK
    Trials 8:10. 2007
    ..However, such methodology is rarely used in the UK. This pilot study explores the acceptability of n-of-1 trials to patients in the UK...
  3. pmc A review of reporting of participant recruitment and retention in RCTs in six major journals
    Merran 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...
  4. pmc The effect of local anaesthetic wound infiltration on chronic pain after lower limb joint replacement: a protocol for a double-blind randomised controlled trial
    Vikki 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
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  5. ncbi request reprint Subgroup analyses in randomized trials: risks of subgroup-specific analyses; power and sample size for the interaction test
    Sara 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...
  6. ncbi request reprint A scored form of the Bristol Female Lower Urinary Tract Symptoms questionnaire: data from a randomized controlled trial of surgery for women with stress incontinence
    Sara 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...
  7. ncbi request reprint Relationship between lower urinary tract symptoms and erectile dysfunction: results from the Boston Area Community Health Survey
    Sara 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...
  8. pmc Sexual dysfunction in men after treatment for lower urinary tract symptoms: evidence from randomised controlled trial
    Sara 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...
  9. pmc Core Outcomes for Colorectal Cancer Surgery: A Consensus Study
    Angus G K McNair
    Centre for Surgical Research, School of Social and Community Medicine, University of Bristol, Bristol, United Kingdom
    PLoS Med 13:e1002071. 2016
    ..This study defines a core outcome set for CRC surgery...
  10. doi request reprint Reporting of short-term clinical outcomes after esophagectomy: a systematic review
    Natalie S Blencowe
    Division of Surgery, Head and Neck, University Hospitals Bristol NHS Foundation Trust, Bristol, UK
    Ann Surg 255:658-66. 2012
    ..This review summarizes reporting of complications of esophageal cancer surgery...
  11. doi request reprint Standards of outcome reporting in surgical oncology: a case study in esophageal cancer
    Natalie S Blencowe
    Academic Unit of Surgical Research, School of Social and Community Medicine, University of Bristol, Bristol, UK
    Ann Surg Oncol 19:4012-8. 2012
    ..This study examined reporting of rates of progression to surgical resection and inoperability at planned surgery following neoadjuvant treatment in surgical oncology, using esophageal cancer as a case study...
  12. pmc 'Trial Exegesis': Methods for Synthesizing Clinical and Patient Reported Outcome (PRO) Data in Trials to Inform Clinical Practice. A Systematic Review
    Angus G K McNair
    Centre for Surgical Research, School of Social and Community Medicine, University of Bristol, Canynge Hall, Bristol, United Kingdom
    PLoS ONE 11:e0160998. 2016
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  13. pmc 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...
  14. pmc Trial outcomes and information for clinical decision-making: a comparative study of opinions of health professionals
    Angus G K McNair
    Centre for Surgical Research, School of Social and Community Medicine, University of Bristol, Canynge Hall, 39 Whatley Road, Bristol, BS8 2PS, UK
    Trials 17:344. 2016
    ..The study compared clinicians' views of outcomes to include in a core outcome set for colorectal cancer (CRC) surgery, with what clinicians considered important information for clinical practice (core information)...
  15. pmc Exploring methods the for selection and integration of stakeholder views in the development of core outcome sets: a case study in reconstructive breast surgery
    Shelley Potter
    Bristol Centre for Surgical Research, School of Social and Community Medicine, University of Bristol, 39 Whatley Road, Clifton, Bristol, UK
    Trials 17:463. 2016
    ..We also make recommendations for future considerations...
  16. doi request reprint 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...
  17. pmc A Core Outcome Set for the Benefits and Adverse Events of Bariatric and Metabolic Surgery: The BARIACT Project
    Karen D Coulman
    School of Social and Community Medicine, University of Bristol, Bristol, United Kingdom
    PLoS Med 13:e1002187. 2016
    ..Here, we present the development of a COS for BARIAtric and metabolic surgery Clinical Trials-the BARIACT Study...