S M O'Meara

Summary

Affiliation: University of York
Country: UK

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Healing venous ulcers without compression
    E Andrea Nelson
    Department of Health Sciences, University of York, Seebohm Rowntree Building Area 4, York YO10 5DD
    J Tissue Viability 13:174-5. 2003
  2. ncbi request reprint Systematic reviews and infected diabetic foot ulcers
    Susan O'Meara
    Department of Health Sciences, University of York
    Nurs Stand 18:61-4, 66, 68. 2003
  3. doi request reprint Compression for venous leg ulcers
    Susan O'Meara
    Department of Health Sciences, University of York, Area 3 Seebohm Rowntree Building, Heslington, York, UK, YO10 5DD
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev . 2009
  4. doi request reprint Antibiotics and antiseptics for venous leg ulcers
    S O'Meara
    University of York, Health Sciences, Area 3 Seebohm Rowntree Building, Heslington, York, UK YO10 5DD
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev . 2008
  5. doi request reprint Compression for venous leg ulcers
    Susan O'Meara
    Department of Health Sciences, University of York, York, UK
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 11:CD000265. 2012
  6. pmc Patient acceptability of larval therapy for leg ulcer treatment: a randomised survey to inform the sample size calculation of a randomised trial
    E S Petherick
    Centre for Evidence Based Nursing, Department of Health Sciences, University of York, Heslington, YO10 5DD, UK
    BMC Med Res Methodol 6:43. 2006
  7. pmc Four layer bandage compared with short stretch bandage for venous leg ulcers: systematic review and meta-analysis of randomised controlled trials with data from individual patients
    Susan O'Meara
    Department of Health Sciences, University of York, York YO10 5DD
    BMJ 338:b1344. 2009
  8. ncbi request reprint Systematic review of antimicrobial agents used for chronic wounds
    S M O'Meara
    NHS Centre for Reviews and Dissemination, Centre for Evidence Based Nursing and Department of Health Studies, University of York, York, UK
    Br J Surg 88:4-21. 2001
  9. ncbi request reprint Systematic review of methods to diagnose infection in foot ulcers in diabetes
    S O'Meara
    Department of Health Sciences, University of York, York, UK
    Diabet Med 23:341-7. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint A systematic review of the clinical effectiveness of orlistat used for the management of obesity
    S O'Meara
    Department of Health Sciences, NHS Centre for Reviews and Dissemination, University of York, York, UK
    Obes Rev 5:51-68. 2004

Collaborators

  • E Andrea Nelson
  • Jacqui Ashton
  • Michelle Briggs
  • Michael Walker
  • L G Ovington
  • Jo C Dumville
  • Martin Bland
  • Peter J Franks
  • Simon J Palfreyman
  • Pauline Raynor
  • Marta O Soares
  • Nicky Cullum
  • Su Mason
  • E S Petherick
  • Cynthia Iglesias
  • Caroline Graham
  • Anne Marie Brown
  • Ann Potter
  • Keith Abrams
  • Sue Collins
  • Angie Oswald
  • Dorothy McCaughan
  • Shernaz Walton
  • Cynthia P Iglesias
  • Margaret Wallace Judith Watson
  • Una Adderley
  • Elizabeth McGinnis
  • Kath Vowden
  • Christine Hodgson
  • Nicky Kimpton
  • Francine Cheater
  • Gill Bennett
  • Mike Campbell
  • Val Wadsworth
  • Gill Worthy
  • Val Douglas
  • June Jones
  • Alun Davies
  • Anne Witherow
  • Peter Vowden
  • Nikki Stubbs
  • Jeremy Miles
  • Ben Cross
  • Andrea Ellis
  • Emily Petherick
  • David J Torgerson
  • Linda Russell
  • Shervanthi Homer-Vanniasinkam
  • Gemma Hancock
  • J Martin Bland
  • Jane Stevens
  • Veronica Morton
  • K Spilsbury
  • C P Iglesias
  • David Torgerson
  • D J Torgerson
  • Gillian Cranny
  • Angela Phillips
  • Jane Nixon
  • Kim Hawkins

Detail Information

Publications17

  1. ncbi request reprint Healing venous ulcers without compression
    E Andrea Nelson
    Department of Health Sciences, University of York, Seebohm Rowntree Building Area 4, York YO10 5DD
    J Tissue Viability 13:174-5. 2003
  2. ncbi request reprint Systematic reviews and infected diabetic foot ulcers
    Susan O'Meara
    Department of Health Sciences, University of York
    Nurs Stand 18:61-4, 66, 68. 2003
    ..The authors are currently at the stage of screening papers for inclusion. Challenges so far have included generating the diagnostic search strategy and managing the peer referee process. Results should be available in the next year...
  3. doi request reprint Compression for venous leg ulcers
    Susan O'Meara
    Department of Health Sciences, University of York, Area 3 Seebohm Rowntree Building, Heslington, York, UK, YO10 5DD
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev . 2009
    ..There is a large number of compression garments available and it is unclear whether they are effective in treating venous ulcers and which compression garment is the most effective...
  4. doi request reprint Antibiotics and antiseptics for venous leg ulcers
    S O'Meara
    University of York, Health Sciences, Area 3 Seebohm Rowntree Building, Heslington, York, UK YO10 5DD
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev . 2008
    ..The presence of infection may delay ulcer healing. There are two main strategies used to prevent and treat clinical infection in venous leg ulcers: systemic antibiotics and topical antibiotics or antiseptics...
  5. doi request reprint Compression for venous leg ulcers
    Susan O'Meara
    Department of Health Sciences, University of York, York, UK
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 11:CD000265. 2012
    ..There is a large number of compression garments available and it was unclear whether they are effective in treating venous ulcers and, if so, which method of compression is the most effective...
  6. pmc Patient acceptability of larval therapy for leg ulcer treatment: a randomised survey to inform the sample size calculation of a randomised trial
    E S Petherick
    Centre for Evidence Based Nursing, Department of Health Sciences, University of York, Heslington, YO10 5DD, UK
    BMC Med Res Methodol 6:43. 2006
    ..Additionally there was concern that the use of larval therapy may require a larger effect size in time to healing than originally proposed by the investigators...
  7. pmc Four layer bandage compared with short stretch bandage for venous leg ulcers: systematic review and meta-analysis of randomised controlled trials with data from individual patients
    Susan O'Meara
    Department of Health Sciences, University of York, York YO10 5DD
    BMJ 338:b1344. 2009
    ..To compare the effectiveness of two types of compression treatment (four layer bandage and short stretch bandage) in people with venous leg ulceration...
  8. ncbi request reprint Systematic review of antimicrobial agents used for chronic wounds
    S M O'Meara
    NHS Centre for Reviews and Dissemination, Centre for Evidence Based Nursing and Department of Health Studies, University of York, York, UK
    Br J Surg 88:4-21. 2001
    ..This paper is one of a series of eight systematic reviews that aim to identify effective interventions for chronic wounds. Here, antimicrobial agents are evaluated...
  9. ncbi request reprint Systematic review of methods to diagnose infection in foot ulcers in diabetes
    S O'Meara
    Department of Health Sciences, University of York, York, UK
    Diabet Med 23:341-7. 2006
    ..To undertake a systematic review of the diagnostic performance of clinical examination, sample acquisition and sample analysis in infected foot ulcers in diabetes...
  10. ncbi request reprint A systematic review of the clinical effectiveness of orlistat used for the management of obesity
    S O'Meara
    Department of Health Sciences, NHS Centre for Reviews and Dissemination, University of York, York, UK
    Obes Rev 5:51-68. 2004
    ..Baseline parameters of patients seen in clinical practice should be taken into account when considering treatment...
  11. pmc Homoeopathy
    S O'Meara
    NHS Centre for Reviews and Dissemination, University of York, York YO10 5DD, UK
    Qual Saf Health Care 11:189-94. 2002
  12. pmc Cost effectiveness analysis of larval therapy for leg ulcers
    Marta O Soares
    Department of Health Sciences, University of York, York YO10 5DD, UK
    BMJ 338:b825. 2009
    ..To assess the cost effectiveness of larval therapy compared with hydrogel in the management of leg ulcers...
  13. pmc Larval therapy for leg ulcers (VenUS II): randomised controlled trial
    Jo C Dumville
    Department of Health Sciences, University of York, York YO10 5DD, UK
    BMJ 338:b773. 2009
    ..To compare the clinical effectiveness of larval therapy with a standard debridement technique (hydrogel) for sloughy or necrotic leg ulcers...
  14. pmc Pressure relieving support surfaces (PRESSURE) trial: cost effectiveness analysis
    Cynthia Iglesias
    Department of Health Sciences, University of York, York YO10 5DD
    BMJ 332:1416. 2006
    ..To assess the cost effectiveness of alternating pressure mattresses compared with alternating pressure overlays for the prevention of pressure ulcers in patients admitted to hospital...
  15. ncbi request reprint Evidence is needed to fill clinical research gaps
    E Andrea Nelson
    J Tissue Viability 13:142-3. 2003
  16. pmc Dressings for venous leg ulcers: systematic review and meta-analysis
    Simon Palfreyman
    Sheffield Vascular Institute, Northern General Hospital, Sheffield S5 7AU
    BMJ 335:244. 2007
    ..To review the evidence of effectiveness of dressings applied to venous leg ulcers...
  17. ncbi request reprint A nurse-led randomised trial of pressure-relieving support surfaces
    E Andrea Nelson
    Centre for Evidence Based Nursing, Department of Health Sciences, University of York
    Prof Nurse 18:513-6. 2003
    ..This paper outlines the main objectives, methodology and progress of the study...