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2 Citations (Scopus)
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Diabetic macular oedema and diode subthreshold micropulse laser (DIAMONDS): study protocol for a randomised controlled trial

DIAMONDS Study Group, 12 Feb 2019, In : Trials. 20, 11 p., 122.

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Macular Edema
Lasers
Randomized Controlled Trials
Cost-Benefit Analysis
Visual Acuity

Diagnosing and managing renal and ureteric stones

Maxwell, A. & Sharkey, N., 22 Feb 2019, In : The Practitioner. 263, 1823, p. 11-14 4 p.

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Kidney Calculi
Kidney
Nephrolithiasis
Incidence
Kidney Diseases
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Diagnostic workflow for hereditary erythrocytosis and thrombocytosis

McMullin, M. F., 06 Dec 2019, In : Hematology (United States). 2019, 1, p. 391-396 6 p.

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Thrombocytosis
Workflow
Mutation
Genes
Neoplasms
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Dietary patterns and hearing loss in older men enrolled in the Caerphilly Study

Gallagher, N. E., Patterson, C. C., Neville, C. E., Yarnell, J., Ben-Shlomo, Y., Fehily, A., Gallacher, J. E., Lyner, N. & Woodside, J. V., 23 Jan 2019, In : British Journal of Nutrition.

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4 Citations (Scopus)

Dietary patterns during adulthood and cognitive performance in midlife: The CARDIA study

McEvoy, C., Hoang, T., Sidney, S., Steffen, L., Jacobs Jr, D., Shikany, J., Wilkins, J. & Yaffe, K., 06 Mar 2019, In : Neurology.

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Mediterranean Diet
Diet
Cognition
Hypertension
Food
61 Downloads (Pure)
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Diabetic Nephropathies
MicroRNAs
Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus
Kidney
Chronic Renal Insufficiency
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Differential methylation as a diagnostic biomarker of rare renal diseases: a systematic review

Kerr, K., McAneney, H., Flanagan, C., Maxwell, A. P. & McKnight, A., 16 Aug 2019, In : BMC Nephrology. 20, 9 p., 320 .

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Rare Diseases
Methylation
Biomarkers
Kidney
Databases
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Differential methylation in rare ophthalmic disorders: a systematic review.

Kerr, K., McAneney, H., Smyth, L., Flanagan, C., Silvestri, G., Nesbit, M. A., Wooster, C. & McKnight, A., 13 Nov 2019, In : BMJ Open Ophthalmol. 4, e000342.

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1 Citation (Scopus)
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Differential methylation in rare ophthalmic disorders: A systematic review protocol

Kerr, K., McAneney, H. & McKnight, A., 10 Apr 2019, In : Systematic Reviews. 8, 4 p., 93.

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Methylation
Eye Diseases
Rare Diseases
Databases
Aptitude

Differential Relapse Patterns for Non-small Cell Lung Cancer Subtypes Adenocarcinoma and Squamous Cell Carcinoma: Implications for Radiation Oncology

McAleese, J., Taylor, A., Walls, G. M. & Hanna, G. G., 01 Oct 2019, In : Clinical Oncology. 31, 10, p. 711-719 9 p.

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Radiation Oncology
Non-Small Cell Lung Carcinoma
Squamous Cell Carcinoma
Adenocarcinoma
Recurrence
1 Citation (Scopus)
344 Downloads (Pure)

Direct Healthcare Costs of Sedentary Behaviour in the UK

Heron, L., O'Neill, C., McAneney, H., Kee, F. & Tully, M., 10 Jun 2019, In : Journal of Epidemiology & Community Health. 73, 7, p. 625-629 5 p.

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Health Care Costs
National Health Programs
Lung Neoplasms
Endometrial Neoplasms
Colonic Neoplasms
Northern Ireland
Early Detection of Cancer
Breast Neoplasms
Breast
Population
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Diversity of ATM gene variants: a population-based genome data analysis for precision medicine

Fukunaga, H., Taki, Y. & Prise, K. M., 23 Aug 2019, In : Human genomics. 13, 1, p. 38

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Ataxia Telangiectasia
Precision Medicine
Genome
Population
Genes
3 Citations (Scopus)
123 Downloads (Pure)

DNA DSB Repair Dynamics following Irradiation with Laser-Driven Protons at Ultra-High Dose Rates

Hanton, F., Chaudhary, P., Doria, D., Gwynne, D., Maiorino, C., Scullion, C., Ahmed, H., Marshall, T., Naughton, K., Romagnani, L., Kar, S., Schettino, G., McKenna, P., Botchway, S. W., Symes, D. R., Rajeev, P. P., Prise, K. & Borghesi, M., 14 Mar 2019, In : Scientific Reports. 9, 1, 4471.

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Double-Stranded DNA Breaks
Protons
Lasers
Technology
Cyclotrons
2 Citations (Scopus)
81 Downloads (Pure)

DNA Repair Deficiency in Breast Cancer: Opportunities for Immunotherapy

Gilmore, E., McCabe, N., Kennedy, R. & Parkes, E., 19 Jun 2019, In : Journal of Oncology.

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DNA Repair-Deficiency Disorders
Immunotherapy
Breast Neoplasms
Therapeutics
Tumor Microenvironment
Early Detection of Cancer
Mental Health
Demography
Breast Neoplasms
Breast
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Domestic river water use and risk of typhoid fever: results from a case-control study in Blantyre, Malawi

Gauld, J. S., Olgemoeller, F., Nkhata, R., Li, C., Chirambo, A., Morse, T., Gordon, M. A., Read, J. M., Heyderman, R. S., Kennedy, N., Diggle, P. J. & Feasey, N. A., 30 May 2019, In : Clinical Infectious Diseases.

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Malawi
Typhoid Fever
Rivers
Case-Control Studies
Water
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Demography
Food
Population
Marital Status
Workplace
49 Downloads (Pure)

Drivers of AR indifferent anti-androgen resistance in prostate cancer cells

Handle, F., Prekovic, S., Helsen, C., Van den Broeck, T., Smeets, E., Moris, L., Eerlings, R., Kharraz, S. E., Urbanucci, A., Mills, I. G., Joniau, S., Attard, G. & Claessens, F., 24 Sep 2019, In : Scientific Reports. 9, 11 p., 13786.

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Androgen Receptors
Androgens
Prostatic Neoplasms
Castration
docetaxel
7 Citations (Scopus)

Effective modeling for Integrated Water Resource Management: a guide to contextual practices by phases and steps and future opportunities

Badham, J., Elsawah, S., Guillaume, J., Hamilton, S., Hunt, R., Jakeman, A., Pierce, S., Snow, V., Babbar-Sebens, M., Fu, B., Gober, P., Hill, M., Iwanaga, T., Loucks, D., Merritt, W., Peckham, S., Richmond, A., Ames, D. & Bammer, G., Jun 2019, In : Environmental Modelling and Software. 116, p. 40-56 17 p.

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Water resources
modeling
Hinges
Planning
water resources management
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Effectiveness of internet-delivered cognitive behavioural therapy in reducing sickness absence among young employees with depressive symptoms: Study protocol for a large-scale pragmatic randomised controlled trial

Kouvonen, A., Mänty, M., Harkko, J., Sumanen, H., Konttinen, H., Lahti, J., Pietilainen, O., Blomgren, J., Tuovinen, E., Ketonen, E. L., Stenberg, J. H., Donnelly, M., Sivertsen, B., Mittendorfer-Rutz, E., Pirkola, S., Rahkonen, O. & Lallukka, T., 05 Nov 2019, In : BMJ Open. 9, 10, 9 p., e032119.

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Cognitive Therapy
Internet
Randomized Controlled Trials
Depression
Clinical Ethics Committees
2 Citations (Scopus)
117 Downloads (Pure)

Effectiveness of Mass and Small Media Campaigns to Improve Cancer Awareness and Screening Rates in Asia: A Systematic Review

Schliemann, D., Su, T. T., Paramasivam, D., Treanor, C., Dahlui, M., Loh, S. Y. & Donnelly, M., 10 Apr 2019, In : Journal of Global Oncology. 5, 20 p.

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Mass Media
Early Detection of Cancer
Uterine Cervical Neoplasms
Neoplasms
Library Science
48 Downloads (Pure)

Effectiveness of Multimodal imaging for the Evaluation of Retinal oedema And new vesseLs in Diabetic retinopathy (EMERALD)

EMERALD Study Group, 28 Jun 2019, In : BMJ Open. 9, 6, 8 p., e027795.

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Multimodal Imaging
Papilledema
Diabetic Retinopathy
Macular Edema
Cost-Benefit Analysis
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Effectiveness variation in simulated school-based network interventions

Badham, J., Kee, F. & Hunter, R., 23 Sep 2019, In : Applied Network Science.

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Seeds
Students
Research Personnel
9 Citations (Scopus)
50 Downloads (Pure)
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Post-Traumatic Stress Disorders
Critical Illness
Randomized Controlled Trials
Intensive Care Units
Nurses
Prediabetic State
Cholecalciferol
Insulin Resistance
Randomized Controlled Trials
Placebos

Effects of 20mph interventions on a range of public health outcomes: A meta-narrative evidence synthesis

Cleland, C. L., McComb, K., Kee, F., Jepson, R., Kelly, M., Milton, K., Nightingale, G., Kelly, P., Baker, G., Craig, N., Williams, A. & Hunter, R. F., 04 Oct 2019, In : Journal of Transport and Health.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Public health
Public Health
public health
Health
Social Determinants of Health
11 Citations (Scopus)
Cystic Fibrosis
Safety
Mutation
Cystic Fibrosis Transmembrane Conductance Regulator
Forced Expiratory Volume

EFLM e-Learning platform – a personal perspective

Cerne, D. & Hamilton, P., 01 Nov 2019, International Federation of Clinical Chemistry and Laboratory Medicine eNews, 2019, 11, p. 34-35 2 p.

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Open Access
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Smoke
Tobacco Products
Virulence
Bacteria
Biofilms
2 Downloads (Pure)
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Endothelial cells
Blood Vessels
Endothelial Cells
Microvessels
Pulmonary Hypertension
1 Citation (Scopus)
85 Downloads (Pure)

Environmental, health, wellbeing, social and equity effects of urban green space interventions: A meta-narrative evidence synthesis

Hunter, R., Cleland, C., Cleary, A., Droomers, M., Wheeler, B., Sinnett, D., Nieuwenhuijsen, M. & Braubach, M., 19 Jun 2019, In : Environment International. 130, 20 p., 104923.

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equity
environmental health
effect
green space
urban green
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Epigenome-wide association study for lifetime estrogen exposure identifies an epigenetic signature associated with breast cancer risk

Johansson, A., Palli, D., Masala, G., Grioni, S., Agnoli, C., Tumino, R., Giurdanella, M. C., Fasanelli, F., Sacerdote, C., Panico, S., Mattiello, A., Polidoro, S., Jones, M. E., Schoemaker, M. J., Orr, N., Tomczyk, K., Johnson, N., Fletcher, O., Perduca, V., Baglietto, L. & 14 others, Dugué, P-A., Southey, M. C., Giles, G. G., English, D. R., Milne, R. L., Severi, G., Ambatipudi, S., Cuenin, C., Chajès, V., Romieu, I., Herceg, Z., Swerdlow, A. J., Vineis, P. & Flanagan, J. M., 30 Apr 2019, In : Clinical Epigenetics. 11, 12 p., 66.

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Epigenomics
Estrogens
Breast Neoplasms
DNA Methylation
Italy

Estimating the Prevalence of Muscle Wasting, Weakness and Sarcopenia in Haemodialysis Patients

Slee, A., McKeaveney, C., Adamson, G., Davenport, A., Farrington, K., Fouque, D., Kalantar-Zadeh, K., Mallett, J., Maxwell, A. P., Mullan, R., Noble, H., ODonoghue, D., Porter, S., Seres, D., Shields, J., Witham, M. & Reid, J., 14 Nov 2019, In : Journal of Renal Nutrition.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Sarcopenia
Muscle Weakness
Hand Strength
Renal Dialysis
Skeletal Muscle
8 Citations (Scopus)

European Society of Endodontology position statement: Management of deep caries and the exposed pulp: Management of deep caries and the exposed pulp

European Society of Endodontology (ESE) developed by:, 01 Jul 2019, In : International Endodontic Journal. 52, 7, p. 923-934 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Endodontics
Periapical Periodontitis
Uncertainty
Consensus
Tooth
2 Citations (Scopus)

Evaluating mindfulness training for medical and PhD nursing students

Noble, H., Reid, J., Walsh, I. K., Ellison, S. E. & McVeigh, C., 27 Jun 2019, In : British journal of nursing (Mark Allen Publishing). 28, 12, p. 798-802 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Mindfulness
Nursing Students
Students
Psychology
Student Health Services
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Evaluation of long-term intravitreal anti-vascular endothelial growth factor injections on renal function in patients with and without diabetic kidney disease

O'Neill, R. A., Gallagher, P., Douglas, T., Little, J-A., Maxwell, A. P., Silvestri, G. & McKay, G., 26 Dec 2019, In : BMC Nephrology. 20, 1, p. 478

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Diabetic Nephropathies
Vascular Endothelial Growth Factor A
Creatinine
Kidney
Glomerular Filtration Rate

Evidence for etiologic subtypes of breast cancer in the Carolina Breast Cancer Study

Benefield, H. C., Zabor, E. C., Shan, Y., Allott, E. H., Begg, C. B. & Troester, M. A., 08 Aug 2019, In : Cancer Epidemiology Biomarkers & Prevention.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Estrogen Receptors
Breast Neoplasms
Biomarkers
Incidence
Progesterone Receptors
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Evidence of a care home effect on antibiotic prescribing for those that transition into a care home: a national data linkage study

Patterson, L., Maguire, A., Cardwell, C., Kee, F., Hughes, C., Geoghegan, L., Doherty, L., Dolan, M., Verlander, N. & O'Reilly, D., 08 Apr 2019, In : Epidemiology and Infection. 147, 6 p.

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Information Storage and Retrieval
Home Care Services
Anti-Bacterial Agents
Independent Living
Morbidity
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Examining constipation assessment and management of patients with advanced cancer receiving specialist palliative care: A multi-site retrospective case note review of clinical practice

McIlfatrick, S., Muldrew, D., Beck, E., Carduff, E., Clarke, M., Finucane, A., Graham-Wisener, L., Larkin, P., McCorry, N. K., Slater, P. & Hasson, F., 15 Jul 2019, In : BMC palliative care. 18, 10 p., 57.

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Constipation
Palliative Care
Guidelines
Neoplasms
Education

Examining the Motivation of Health Profession Students to Study Human Anatomy

Abdel Meguid, E., Smith, C. F. & Meyer, A. J., 01 Nov 2019, (Accepted) In : Anatomical sciences education.

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35 Downloads (Pure)
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Clinical Protocols
Prostatic Neoplasms
Exercise
Physical Fitness
Northern Ireland
35 Downloads (Pure)
Open Access
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Independent Living
Self Care
Referral and Consultation
Randomized Controlled Trials
Northern Ireland
6 Citations (Scopus)

Exome Chip Meta-analysis Fine Maps Causal Variants and Elucidates the Genetic Architecture of Rare Coding Variants in Smoking and Alcohol Use

CHD Exome+ Consortium & Consortium for Genetics of Smoking Behaviour, 01 Jun 2019, In : Biological Psychiatry. 85, 11, p. 946-955 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Exome
Meta-Analysis
Smoking
Alcohols
Phenotype
7 Citations (Scopus)

Exosomal lncRNAs and cancer: connecting the missing links

Naderi-Meshkin, H., Lai, X., Amirkhah, R., Vera, J., Rasko, J. E. J. & Schmitz, U., 15 Jan 2019, In : Bioinformatics. 35, 2, p. 352-360 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Long Noncoding RNA
Vesicles
RNA
Cancer
Exosomes
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Experience based learning (ExBL): clinical teaching for the twenty-first century

Dornan, T., Conn, R., Monaghan, H., Kearney, G., Gillespie, H. & Bennett, D., 06 Aug 2019, In : Medical teacher. 41, 10, p. 1098-1105

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twenty-first century
Teaching
learning
experience
medical student
3 Citations (Scopus)

Expiratory airflow in late adolescence and early adulthood in individuals born very preterm or with very low birthweight compared with controls born at term or with normal birthweight: a meta-analysis of individual participant data

Doyle, L. W., Andersson, S., Bush, A., LY Cheong, J., Clemm, H., Evensen, K. A. I., Gough, A., Halvorson, T., Hovi, P., Kajantie, E., Lee, K. J., McGarvey, L., Narang, I., Näsänen-Gilmore, P., Steinshamn, S., Vollsaeter, M. & Vrijlandt, E. JLE., 08 May 2019, In : The Lancet Respiratory Medicine.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Pulmonary Ventilation
Vital Capacity
Meta-Analysis
Bronchopulmonary Dysplasia
Information Storage and Retrieval
3 Citations (Scopus)

External oblique fascial plane block

Hamilton, D. L., Manickam, B. P., Wilson, M. A. J. & Abdel Meguid, E., 11 Jan 2019, In : Regional Anesthesia and Pain Medicine.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Citation (Scopus)

External validation of a model to determine risk of progression of Barrett’s oesophagus to neoplasia

Kunzmann, A. T., Thrift, A. P., Johnston, B. T., McManus, D. T., Gavin, A. T., Turkington, R. C. & Coleman, H. G., 01 May 2019, In : Alimentary Pharmacology and Therapeutics. 49, 10, p. 1274-1281

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Barrett Esophagus
Neoplasms
ROC Curve
Adenocarcinoma
Smoking