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Adewole I, Martin DN, Williams MJ, Young AM et al (19 authors). (2014). Building capacity for sustainable research programmes for cancer in Africa. Nature Reviews Clinical Oncology, 11 (5), p. 251-259.

Baber C, Burton CM, Hendrick DJ, Anthony C, Pickering C, Robertson AS, Robertson W, Sherwood Burge P. Hypersensitivity Pneumonitis in Workers. Exposed TO Metalworking Fluids. American Journal of Industrial Medicine March 2014

Balmer C, Griffiths F, Dunn J. (2014). A qualitative systematic review exploring lay understanding of cancer by adults without a cancer diagnosis. Journal of Advanced Nursing, 70 (8), p. 1688-1701

Balmer C, Griffiths F, Dunn J. (2014). A 'new normal': exploring the disruption of a poor prognostic cancer using interviews and participant-produced photographs. Health: An Interdisciplinary Journal for the Social Study of Health, Illness and Medicine, 70 (8), p. 1688-1701

Barons MJ, Griffiths FE, Parsons N, Alba A, Thorogood M, Medley GF, Lamb S. (2014). Matching patients to an intervention for back pain: classifying patients using a latent class approach. Journal of Evaluation in Clinical Practice, p. 544-550

Bateman J and Davies D. (2014). The challenge of disruptive innovation in learning technology. Medical Education, 48 (3), p. 227-228

Boardman FK. (2014). The expressivist objection to prenatal testing: the experiences of families living with genetic disease. Social Science and Medicine, epub ahead of print 14 February 2014, doi 10.1016/j.socscimed.2014.02.025.

Boardman Felicity K. (2014). Knowledge is power? The role of experiential knowledge in genetically 'risky' reproductive decisions. Sociology of Health and Illness, 36 (1), p. 137-150.

Brett J, Staniszewska S, Mockford C et al (2014).A Systematic Review of the Impact of Patient and Public Involvement on Service Users, Researchers and Communities. The Patient - Patient-Centered Outcomes Research. 10.1007/s40271-014-0065-0

Cartwright R, Mangera A, Tikkinen K.A.O, Rajan P, Pesonen J, Kirby A, Thiagamoorthy G, Ambrose C, Gonzalez-Maffe J, Bennett P, Palmer T, Walley A, Jarvelin M-R, Khullar V, Chapple C. Systematic review and meta-analysis of candidate gene association studies of lower urinary tract symptoms in men, European Urology, published online 22 January 2014

Clar C, Tsertsvadze A, Court R, Lewando-Hundt G, Clarke A, Sutcliffe P. (2014). Clinical effectiveness of manual therapy for the management of musculoskeletal and non-musculoskeletal conditions: systematic review and update of UK evidence report. Chiropractic and Manual Therapies, 22 (12).

Cooke MW. (2014). Intelligent use of indicators and targets to improve emergency care. Emergency Medicine Journal, 31 (1), p. 5-6.

Dale J, Lindenmeyer A, Lynch E, Sutcliffe P. (2014). Oral health: a neglected area of routine diabetes care? British Journal of General Practice (Print), 64 (619), p. 103-104.

Diaconu K, Chen YF, Manaseki-Holland S, Cummins C, Lilford RJ. Medical device procurement in low-and middle-income settings: protocol for a systematic review. Syst Rev. 2014. 3: 118.

Dolan A. (2014). 'I've learnt what a dad should do': the interaction of masculine and fathering identities among men who attended a 'dads only' parenting programme. Sociology, 48 (4), p. 812-828.

Dolan A. (2014). 'Men give in to chips and beer too easily': how working-class men make sense of gender differences in health. Health: Interdisciplinary Journal for the Social Study of Health, Illness and Medicine, 18 (2), p. 146-162.

Ellard R David, Thorogood Margaret, Underwood Martin, Seale Clive, Taylor J Stephanie Whole home exercise intervention for depression in older care home residents (the OPERA study): a process evaluation: BMC Medicine 2014, 12:1.

Ellard DR, Wanangwa C, Davies D, O'Hare JP, Kamwendo F, Quenby S, Griffiths F on behalf of the ETATMBA Study Group. (2014). Can training in advanced clinical skills in obstetrics, neonatal care and leadership, of non-physician clinicians in Malawi impact on clinical services improvements (the ETATMBA project): a process evaluation. British Medical Journal Open, 4 (8), p. e005751

Ford J A, Clar C, Lois N, Barton S, Thomas S, Court R, Shyangdan D, Waugh N. Treatments for macular oedema following central retinal vein occlusion: systematic review. BMJ Open2014;4:e004120 doi:10.1136/bmjopen-2013-004120.

Garstang J, Griffiths F, Sidebotham P. (2014). What do bereaved parents want from professionals after the sudden death of their child: a systematic review of the literature. BMC Pediatrics, 14 (269).

Gibson AJ, Lewando-Hundt G, Blaxter L. (2014). Weak and strong publics: drawing on Nancy Fraser to explore parental participation in neonatal networks. Health Expectations, 17 (1), p. 104-115.

Goonewardene SS, Persad R, Nanton V, Young AM, Makar A. (2014). Prostate cancer survivorship. Trends in Urology and Men's Health, 5 (2), p. 35-38.

Goyder E, Hind D, Breckon J, Dimairo M, Minton J, Everson-Hock E, Read S, Copeland R, Crank H, Horspool K, Humphreys L, Hutchison A, Kesterton S, Latimer N, Scott E, Swaile P, Walters SJ, Wood R, Collins K, Cooper C. (2014). A randomised controlled trial and cost-effectiveness evaluation of booster interventions to sustain increases in physical activity in middle-aged adults in deprived urban neighbourhoods. Health Technology Assessment, 18 (13), p. 1-8.

Greenfield G, Ignatowicz AM, Belsi A, Pappas Y, Car J, Majeed A, Harris M. (2014). Wake up! Wake up! It's me! It's my life! Patient narratives on person-centredness in the integrated care context: a qualitative study. BMC Health Services Research, 14 (619).

Griffiths FE, Boardman FK, Chondros P, Dowrick CF, Densley K, Hegarty KL, Gunn J. (2014). The effect of strategies of personal resilience on depression recovery in an Australian cohort: a mixed methods study. Health: An Interdisciplinary Journal for the Social Study of Health, Illness and Medicine, epub ahead of print 24 June 2014 doi 10.1177/1363459314539774.

Griffiths FE, Lindenmyer A, Borkan J, Donner Banzhoff N, Lamb S, Parchman M, Sturt J. (2014). Case typologies, chronic illness and primary health care. Journal of Evaluation in Clinical Practice, 20 (4), p. 513-521.

Holmes MV, Asselbergs FW, Palmer TM, Drenos F, Lanktree MB et al. Mendelian randomization of blood lipids for coronary heart disease European Heart Journal, published online 27 January 2014.

Holmes MV, Lange LA, Palmer T, Lanktree MB, North KE, Almoguera B, Buxbaum S, Chandrupatla HR, Elbers CC, Guo Y, Hoogeveen RC, Li J, Li YR, Swerdlow DI, Cushman M, Price TS, Curtis SP, Fornage M, Hakonarson H, Patel SR, Redline S, Siscovick DS, Tsai MY, Wilson JG, van der Schouw YT, FitzGerald GA, Hingorani AD, Casas JP, de Bakker PIW, Rich SS, Schadt EE, Asselbergs FW, Reiner AP, Keating BJ. Causal Effects of Body Mass Index on Cardiometabolic Traits and Events: A Mendelian Randomization Analysis. The American Journal of Human Genetics, published online 23 January 2014.

Hunt A, Brown E, Coad J, Staniszewska S, Chambers L (2014).
“Why does it happen like this?” Consulting with service users and providers prior to developing a bid to evaluate services for children with life-limiting conditions and their families. Journal of Child Health..

Huxley CJ, Clarke V, Halliwell E. (2014). A qualitative exploration of whether lesbian and bisexual women are 'protected' from sociocultural pressure to be thin. Journal of Health Psychology, 19 (2), p. 273-284.

Huxley CJ, Clarke V, Halliwell E. (2014). Resisting and conforming to the 'lesbian look': the importance of appearance norms for lesbian and bisexual women. Journal of Community and Applied Social Psychology, 24 (3), p. 205-219.

Ignatowicz A, Greenfield G, Pappas Y, Car J, Majeed A, Harris M. (2014). Achieving provider engagement: providers' perceptions of implementing and delivering integrated care. Qualitative Health Research, 24 (12), p. 1711-1720.
Jones, E, Williams-Yesson, B, Hackett, R, Staniszewska, S, Evans, D, Francis, N, Kamal L (2014). Quality of Reporting on Patient and Public Involvement Within Surgical Re search: A Systematic Review. Jones, Emma Leanne; Williams-Yesson, Barbara Ann; Hackett, Rowland C.; Staniszewska, Sophie H.; Evans, David; Francis, Nader Kamal Less. Annals of Surgery,.June 19, 2014
Kandala NB, Connock M, Pulikottil-Jacob R, Mistry H, Sutcliffe P, Costa M, Clarke A. ‘Response to two recent BMJ papers on mortality of recipients of hip replacements’. BMJ2013;347:f6549. Published 31 January 2014.

Kimani, P.K., Todd, S., Stallard, N. (2014) A comparison of methods for constructing confidence intervals after phase II/III clinical trials. Biometrical Journal, 56, 107-128.

Kumari M, Holmes M, Dale C, Hubacek J, Palmer T, Pikhart H, Peasey A, Britton A, Horvat P, Kubinova R, Mulyatina S, Pajak A, Tamosiunas A, Shankar A, Singh-Manoux A, Voevoda M, Kivimaki M, Hingorani A, Marmot M, Casas JP, Bobak M (2014) 'Alcohol consumption and cognitive performance: a Mendelian Randomisation study', Addiction, 2014, 109, 9, 1462-1471.

Kunz, C.U., Friede, T., Parsons, N., Todd, S. and Stallard, N. (2014) Data-driven treatment selection for seamless phase II/III trials incorporating early-outcome data. Pharmaceutical Statistics, 13, 238-246.

Mackay ND, Smith NA, Parsons N, Spalding T, Thompson P, Sprowson AP. Medial Patellofemoral Ligament Reconstruction for Patellar Dislocation: A systematic Review. Orthopaedic Journal of Sports Medicine. 2014. 2: doi: 10.1177/2325967114533021.

Mathie E, Wilson P, Poland F, McNeilly E, Howie A, Staniszewska S, Cowe M, Munday D et al (2014). Consumer Involvement in health research: a UK scoping and survey. International Journal of Consumer Studies. International Journal of Consumer Studies, 38 (1) 35-44.

Metcalfe D, Bouamra O, Parsons NR, Aletrari MO, Lecky FE, Costa ML. Effect of regional trauma centralization on volume, injury severity and outcomes of injured patients admitted to trauma centres. Wiley online Library. 2014 10.1002/bjs9498

Minas G, Aston J, Stallard N. Adaptive Multivariate Global testing. Journal of American Statistical Association. June 2014 109,506.

Minas, G., Aston, J.A.D. and Stallard, N. (2014) Response-adaptive multivariate global testing. Journal of the American Statistical Association, 109, 613-623.

Mistry H, Oppong R and Frew E J. Health Economics Education (HEE) Web Site: A tool to enhance Health Economics teaching in the United Kingdom. The Journal of Economic Education Volume 45 Issue 1 2014. DOI: 10.1080/00220485.2014.859972.

Mitchell S, Plunkett A, Dale J. (2014). Use of formal advance care planning documents: a national survey of UK paediatric intensive care units. Archives of Disease in Childhood, 99 (4), p. 327-330.

Nichols VP, Griffiths FE, Patel S, Lamb SE. (2014). Patterns of interaction between factors that enhance or inhibit recovery from chronic low back pain. Disability and Rehabilitation, epub ahead of print 30 April 2014 doi 10.3109/09638288.2014.913705, p. 1-13.

Ngianga-Bakwin Kandala, Stranges S. Geographic Variation of Overweight and Obesity among Women in Nigeria: A case for Nutritional Transition in Sub-Saharan Africa PLOS ONE June 2014, 9,6,

Ormandy D and Ezratty V. (2014). Thermal discomfort and health: protecting the susceptible from excess cold and excess heat in housing. Advances in Building Energy Research, accepted for publication.

Palmer TM, Macdonald-Wallis CM, Lawlor DA, Tilling K. (2014) 'Estimating adjusted associations between random effects from multilevel models: The reffadjust package' Stata Journal, 14 (1), 119 - 140.

Panesar SS, Ignatowicz AM, Donaldson LJ. (2014). An observational study of patient safety incidents in England. Resuscitation, 85 (12), pp. 1759-1763.

Parsons N, Griffin XL, Achten J, Costa M. Outcome assessment after hip fracture. Bone Join Res. 2014. 3; 69-75

Parsons N, Griffin XL, Stengel D, Carey Smith R, Perry DC, Costa ML. Standardised effect sizes in clinical research. The Bone & Joint Journal. 2014. July 96-B;7;

Patel S, Ngunjiri A, Sandhu H, Griffiths F, Thistlethwaite J, Brown S, Friede T, Lord J, Tysall C, Woolvine M, Underwood M. (2014). Design and development of a decision support package for low back pain. Arthritis Care and Research, 66 (6), p. 925-933.

Saxton JM, Scott EJ, Daley AJ, Woodroofe MN, Mutrie N, Crank H, Powers HJ, Coleman RE. (2014). Effects of an exercise and hypocaloric healthy eating intervention on indices of psychological health status, hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenal axis regulation and immune function after early stage breast cancer: a randomised controlled trial. Breast Cancer Research, 16 (2), p. R39.

Snooks HA, Carter B, Dale J, Foster T, Humphreys I, Logan PA, Lyons RA, Mason SM, Phillips CJ, Sanchez A, Wani M, Watkins A, Wells BE, Whitfield R, Russell IT. (2014). Support and Assessment for Fall Emergency Referrals (SAFER 1): cluster randomised trial of computerised clinical decision support for paramedics. Public Library of Science ONE, 9 (9), p. e106436 following.

Sprowson AP, Jensen CD, Parsons N, Partington P, Emmersons K, Carluke I, Asaad S, Pratt R, Muller S Reed MR. The effect of triclosan coated sutures on rate of Surgical Site Infection after hip and knee replacement: a protocol for a double-blind randomised controlled trial. MBM Musculoskeletal Disorders 2014. 15:237

Staniszewska S, Boardman F, Gunn L, Roberts J, Clay D, Seers K, Brett J, Avital L, Bullock I, O'Flynn N. (2014). The Warwick Patient Experiences Framework: patient-based evidence in clinical guidelines. International Journal for Quality in Health Care, 26 (2), p. 151-157.

Saverio Stranges, , Preshila Chandimali Samaraweera Frances Taggart, Ngianga-Bakwin Kandala, , and Sarah Stewart-Brown Major Health-Related Behaviors and Mental Wellbeing in the General Population: The Health Survey for England BMJ Open 22.9.14

Sarah Stewart-Brown Measuring Wellbeing in Integrated Health Care. European J Integrative Health Care DOI 10.1016/j.eujim.2014.08.004

Silverwood RJ, Holmes MV, Dale CE, Lawlor DA, Whittaker JC, Davey SmithG, Leon DA, Palmer T, Keating BJ, Zuccolo L, Casas JP, Dudbridge F, on behalf of the Alcohol-ADH1B Consortium. Testing for non-linear causal effects using a binary genotype in a Mendelian randomization study: application to alcohol and cardiovascular traits. International Journal of Epidemiology, published online 5 September 2014.

Stallard N, Hamborg T, Parsons N, Friede T (2014) Adaptive Designs for Confirmatory Clinical Trials with Subgroup Selection. 24:168-187, 2014

Staniszewska S, Boardman F, Gunn L, Roberts J, Clay D, Seers K, Brett J, Avital L, Bullock I, O'Flynn N. (2014). The Warwick Patient Experiences Framework: patient-based evidence in clinical guidelines. International Journal for Quality in Health Care, epub ahead of print 20 February 2014, doi 10.1093/intqhcmzu003.

Staniszewska, Sophie and Churchill, Neil (2014a) "Patients’ experiences in the UK: Future strategic directions," Patient Experience Journal, 1 (1), Article 18. Available at:

Sujan M, Spurgeon P, Inada-Kim M, Rudd M, Fitton L, Hornblow S, Cross S, Chessum P, Cooke MW. (2014). Clinical handover within the emergency care pathway and the potential risks of clinical handover failure (ECHO): primary research. Health Services and Delivery Research, 2 (5), p. 1-144.

Szczepura, A., Manzoor, S., Hardy, S, Stallard, N, Parsons, H, Gossain, S. and Hawkey, P.M. (2014) How do hospital professionals involved in a randomised controlled trial perceive the value of genotyping vs. PCR-ribotyping for control of hospital acquired C. Difficile infections? BMC Infectious Diseases, 14, 154.

Tahrani AA, Dubb K, Raymond NT, Begum S, Altaf QA, Sadiqi H, Piya MK, Stevens MJ. Cardiac autonomic neuropathy predicts renal function decline in patients with Type 2 diabetes: A cohort study. Diabetologia 2014;57:1249-1256

Taylor RS, Sagar VA, Davies EJ, Briscoe S, Coats AJS, Dalal H, Lough F, Rees K, Singh S. Exercise-based rehabilitation for heart failure. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2014, Issue 4. Art. No.: CD003331. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD003331.pub4.

Taylor-Phillips S, Matthew G Wallis, Helen Parsons, Janet Dunn, Nigel Stallard, Helen Campbell, Sarah Sellars, Ala Szczepura, Simon Gates and Aileen Clarke. Changing case Order to Optimise patterns of Performance in Screening (CO-OPS): A Research Protocol for a Randomised Controlled Trial. Trials 2014; 15:17. DOI:10.1186/1745-6215-15-17

Taylor-Phillips S, Wallis MG, Parsons H, Dunn J, Stallard N, Campbell H, Sellars S, Szczepura A, Gates S and Clarke A. Changing case order to optimise patterns of performance in mammography screening (CO-OPS): study protocol for a randomized controlled trial. Trials 2014, 15:17, doi:10.1186/1745-6215-15-17

Verran A, Evans S, Lin DJ, Griffiths F. (2014). The experiences and perceptions of family planning of female Chinese asylum seekers living in the UK. Journal of Family Planning and Reproductive Health Care, epub ahead of print 17 April 2014 doi 10.1136/jfprhc-2013-100764.

Wade KH, Skugarevsky O, Kramer M S, Patel R, Bogdanovich N, Vilchuck K, Sergeichick N, Richmond R, Palmer T, Davey Smith G, Gillman M, Oken E, Martin RM. Prospective associations of parental smoking, alcohol use, marital status, maternal satisfaction, and parental and childhood body mass index at 6.5 years with later problematic eating attitudes. Nutrition and Diabetes, published online 6 January 2014.

Warren FC, Stych K, Thorogood M, Sharp DJ, Murphy M, Turner KM, Holt TA, Searle A, Bryant S, Huxley CJ, Taylor RS, Campbell JL, Hillsdon M. (2014). Evaluation of different recruitment and randomisation methods in a trial of general practitioner-led interventions to increase physical activity: a randomised controlled feasibility study with factorial design. Trials, 15 (134).

Wason J, Marshall A, Dunn j, Stein RC, Stallard N. Adaptive designs for clinical trials assessing biomarker-guided treatment strategies. British Journal of Cancer 2014, 110, 1950-1957

Weaver A, Love SB, Larsen M, Shanyinde M, Waters R, Grainger L, Shearwood V, Brooks C, Gibson O, Young AM, Tarassenko L. (2014). A pilot study: dose adaptation of Capecitabine using mobile phone toxicity monitoring. Supportive Care in Cancer, 22 (10), p. 2677-2685.

Wolfgang A. Markham (2014): School culture and teenage substance use: a conceptual and operational framework, Educational Review, DOI: 10.1080/00131911.2014.896878

Young AM. (2014). Thrombosis and cancer. Cancer World, 59, p. 36-40. [article]