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The demographics and traumatic causes of spinal cord injury in Nepal: An observational study (2020)
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Willott, A., Dhakal, R., Groves, C., Mytton, J., & Ellis, M. (in press). The demographics and traumatic causes of spinal cord injury in Nepal: An observational study. Trauma, https://doi.org/10.1177/1460408620941342

Introduction: There has been little systematic study of the epidemiology of traumatic spinal cord injury (TSCI) in Nepal, South-East Asia, and low- and middle-income countries (LMICs) in general. One third of the global morbidity and mortality due... Read More about The demographics and traumatic causes of spinal cord injury in Nepal: An observational study.

The role of non-medical therapeutic approaches in the rehabilitation of Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (2020)
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Boichat, C., Llewellyn, A., Grieve, S., & McCabe, C. (in press). The role of non-medical therapeutic approaches in the rehabilitation of Complex Regional Pain Syndrome. Current Treatment Options in Rheumatology, https://doi.org/10.1007/s40674-020-00156-9

Purpose of the review: Non-medical therapeutic approaches are fundamental to the management of Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS) in order to promote the best outcome for patients. This review focuses on three key approaches underpinning CRPS reha... Read More about The role of non-medical therapeutic approaches in the rehabilitation of Complex Regional Pain Syndrome.

An evaluation of the impact of advanced nurse practitioner triage and clinical intervention for medically expected patients referred to an acute National Health Service hospital (2020)
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Moxham, L., & McMahon-Parkes, K. (in press). An evaluation of the impact of advanced nurse practitioner triage and clinical intervention for medically expected patients referred to an acute National Health Service hospital. Journal of Clinical Nursing, https://doi.org/10.1111/jocn.15392

Aims and objectives: To evaluate the impact of advanced nurse practitioner triage on the management of medically expected patients referred to an acute National Health Service hospital. The objectives of the study were to determine whether advanced n... Read More about An evaluation of the impact of advanced nurse practitioner triage and clinical intervention for medically expected patients referred to an acute National Health Service hospital.

International practice patterns of antibiotic therapy and laboratory testing in bronchiolitis (2020)
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Zipursky, A., Kuppermann, N., Finkelstein, Y., Zemek, R., Plint, A. C., Babl, F. E., …Schuh, S. (2020). International practice patterns of antibiotic therapy and laboratory testing in bronchiolitis. Pediatrics, 146(2), https://doi.org/10.1542/peds.2019-3684

BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES: International patterns of antibiotic use and laboratory testing in bronchiolitis in emergency departments are unknown. Our objective is to evaluate variation in the use of antibiotics and nonindicated tests in infants with... Read More about International practice patterns of antibiotic therapy and laboratory testing in bronchiolitis.

Approaches to reviewing the literature in grounded theory: A framework (2020)
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Deering, K., & Williams, J. (in press). Approaches to reviewing the literature in grounded theory: A framework. Nurse Researcher, https://doi.org/10.7748/nr.2020.e1752

Background There is considerable debate about how to review the literature in grounded theory research. Notably, grounded theory typically discourages reviewing the literature before data is collected and analysed, so that researchers do not form p... Read More about Approaches to reviewing the literature in grounded theory: A framework.

Thulium laser transurethral vaporesection of the prostate versus transurethral resection of the prostate for men with lower urinary tract symptoms or urinary retention (UNBLOCS): A randomised controlled trial (2020)
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Hashim, H., Worthington, J., Abrams, P., Young, G., Taylor, H., Noble, S. M., …Lane, J. A. (2020). Thulium laser transurethral vaporesection of the prostate versus transurethral resection of the prostate for men with lower urinary tract symptoms or urinary retention (UNBLOCS): A randomised controlled trial. Lancet, 396(10243), 50-61. https://doi.org/10.1016/S0140-6736%2820%2930537-7

Background: Transurethral resection of the prostate (TURP) is the standard operation for benign prostatic obstruction. Thulium laser transurethral vaporesection of the prostate (ThuVARP) is a technique with suggested advantages over TURP, including r... Read More about Thulium laser transurethral vaporesection of the prostate versus transurethral resection of the prostate for men with lower urinary tract symptoms or urinary retention (UNBLOCS): A randomised controlled trial.

Loop-mediated isothermal amplification for the early diagnosis of invasive meningococcal disease in children (2020)
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Waterfield, T., Lyttle, M. D., McKenna, J., Maney, J., Roland, D., Corr, M., …Fairley, D. (in press). Loop-mediated isothermal amplification for the early diagnosis of invasive meningococcal disease in children. Archives of Disease in Childhood, https://doi.org/10.1136/archdischild-2020-319139

Background Rapid molecular diagnostic testing has the potential to improve the early recognition of meningococcal disease (MD). The aim of this study was to report on the diagnostic test accuracy of point-of-care loop-mediated isothermal amplificatio... Read More about Loop-mediated isothermal amplification for the early diagnosis of invasive meningococcal disease in children.

Economic burden of road traffic injuries in Nepal (2020)
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Banstola, A., Kigozi, J., Barton, P., & Mytton, J. (2020). Economic burden of road traffic injuries in Nepal. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health, 17(12), https://doi.org/10.3390/ijerph17124571

The evidence of the economic burden of road traffic injuries (RTIs) in Nepal is limited. The most recent study, conducted in 2008, is now considered outdated because there has been a rapid increase in vehicle numbers and extensive road building over... Read More about Economic burden of road traffic injuries in Nepal.

The International Consultation on Incontinence Questionnaires (ICIQ): An update on status and direction (2020)
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Uren, A. D., Uren, A., Cotterill, N., Pardoe, M., & Abrams, P. (in press). The International Consultation on Incontinence Questionnaires (ICIQ): An update on status and direction. Neurourology and Urodynamics, https://doi.org/10.1002/nau.24437

Aims: In its 22nd year, the International Consultation on Incontinence Questionnaire (ICIQ) project continues to promote its primary objective; the development and dissemination of patient completed questionnaires for the standardized, high-quality a... Read More about The International Consultation on Incontinence Questionnaires (ICIQ): An update on status and direction.

The effect of residual food stain on Candida albicans colonisation of denture acrylics (2020)
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Smith, A., Williams, D., Bradshaw, D., Milward, P., Al Kutubi, S., & Rowe, W. (2020). The effect of residual food stain on Candida albicans colonisation of denture acrylics. Dental Oral Biology and Craniofacial Research, 3(2), https://doi.org/10.31487/j.DOBCR.2020.02.06

Published: NA Keywords: Candida albicans dentures food stains denture-induced stomatitis A B S T R A C T Objectives: In the UK, 19% of adults wear dentures. Failure to keep a denture clean can lead to staining from foods, along with subsequent coloni... Read More about The effect of residual food stain on Candida albicans colonisation of denture acrylics.

Grading severity and bother using the IPSS and ICIQ-MLUTS scores in men seeking lower urinary tract symptoms therapy (2020)
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Ito, H., Young, G. J., Lewis, A. L., Blair, P. S., Cotterill, N., Lane, J. A., …Abrams, P. (in press). Grading severity and bother using the IPSS and ICIQ-MLUTS scores in men seeking lower urinary tract symptoms therapy. Journal of Urology, The, https://doi.org/10.1097/JU.0000000000001149

Purpose; To establish severity banding ranges, bother assessment and key item content in principal patient reported outcomes measures (PROMs) in men seeking therapy for lower urinary tract symptoms (LUTS). Materials and Methods; Data for Intern... Read More about Grading severity and bother using the IPSS and ICIQ-MLUTS scores in men seeking lower urinary tract symptoms therapy.

Psychological and self-management support for people with vasculitis or connective tissue diseases: UK health professionals’ perspectives (2020)
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Robson, J., Shepherd, M., Harper, L., Ndosi, M., Flurey, C., Logan, S., & Dures, E. (in press). Psychological and self-management support for people with vasculitis or connective tissue diseases: UK health professionals’ perspectives. Rheumatology Advances in Practice, https://doi.org/10.1093/rap/rkaa016

Abstract: Objectives Connective tissue diseases (CTD) and systemic vasculitis impact on health-related quality of life. Treatment can be complex involving multiple medical specialities. This study’s aim was to investigate psychological and self-ma... Read More about Psychological and self-management support for people with vasculitis or connective tissue diseases: UK health professionals’ perspectives.

Exposure and confidence with critical non-airway procedures: A global survey of paediatric emergency medicine physicians (2020)
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Craig, S., Auerbach, M., Cheek, J. A., Babl, F., Oakley, E., Nguyen, L., …Dalziel, S. (in press). Exposure and confidence with critical non-airway procedures: A global survey of paediatric emergency medicine physicians. Pediatric Emergency Care, https://doi.org/10.1097/PEC.0000000000002092

Background: Children rarely experience critical illness, resulting in low exposure of emergency physicians (EPs) to critical procedures. Our primary objective was to describe senior EP confidence, most recent performance and/or supervision of criti... Read More about Exposure and confidence with critical non-airway procedures: A global survey of paediatric emergency medicine physicians.

Mixed methods study of clinicians' perspectives on barriers to implementation of treat to target in psoriatic arthritis (2020)
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Dures, E., Taylor, J., Shepperd, S., Mukherjee, S., Robson, J., Vlaev, I., …Coates, L. C. (in press). Mixed methods study of clinicians' perspectives on barriers to implementation of treat to target in psoriatic arthritis. Annals of the Rheumatic Diseases, https://doi.org/10.1136/annrheumdis-2020-217301

Objectives: In treat to target (T2T), the patient is treated to reach and maintain specified and sequentially measured goals, such as remission or low disease activity. T2T in psoriatic arthritis (PsA) has demonstrated improved clinical and patient-r... Read More about Mixed methods study of clinicians' perspectives on barriers to implementation of treat to target in psoriatic arthritis.

Environmental change interventions to prevent unintentional home injuries among children in Low-and Middle-Income Countries: a systematic review and meta-analysis (2020)
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Bhatta, S., Mytton, J., & Deave, T. (in press). Environmental change interventions to prevent unintentional home injuries among children in Low-and Middle-Income Countries: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Child: Care, Health and Development, https://doi.org/10.1111/cch.12772

Introduction: Unintentional home injury is an important cause of death and disability among children, especially those living in Low and Middle-Income Countries (LMICs). This systematic review aimed to synthesise evidence about the effectiveness of... Read More about Environmental change interventions to prevent unintentional home injuries among children in Low-and Middle-Income Countries: a systematic review and meta-analysis.

International Consultation on Incontinence Questionnaire-Satisfaction: psychometric testing of a new patient-reported outcome measure for the evaluation of satisfaction after urological surgery (2020)
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Uren, A. D., Uren, A., Cotterill, N., Hashim, H., Worthington, J., Kapoor, D., & Abrams, P. (in press). International Consultation on Incontinence Questionnaire-Satisfaction: psychometric testing of a new patient-reported outcome measure for the evaluation of satisfaction after urological surgery. BJU International, https://doi.org/10.1111/bju.15091

Objectives: To evaluate the psychometric properties of a new patient-reported outcome measure (PROM), the International Consultation on Incontinence Questionnaire-Satisfaction (ICIQ-S), to assess satisfaction after urological surgery. Subjects/Patien... Read More about International Consultation on Incontinence Questionnaire-Satisfaction: psychometric testing of a new patient-reported outcome measure for the evaluation of satisfaction after urological surgery.

Educational needs of patients with rheumatic and musculoskeletal diseases attending a large health facility in Austria (2020)
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Hirsch, J. K., Toussaint, L., Offenbächer, M., Kohls, N., Hanshans, C., Vallejo, M., …Ndosi, M. (in press). Educational needs of patients with rheumatic and musculoskeletal diseases attending a large health facility in Austria. Musculoskeletal Care, https://doi.org/10.1002/msc.1474

Introduction Patient education is an important part of the management of rheumatic and musculoskeletal diseases. Given that patients with diverse diseases do not have the same needs, it is crucial to assess the educational requirements of targeted g... Read More about Educational needs of patients with rheumatic and musculoskeletal diseases attending a large health facility in Austria.

Teacher and student views on the feasibility of peer to peer education as a model to educate 16–18 year olds on prudent antibiotic use—a qualitative study (2020)
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McNulty, C. A. M., Brown, C. L., Syeda, R. B., Bennett, C. V., Schofield, B., Allison, D. G., & Francis, N. (2020). Teacher and student views on the feasibility of peer to peer education as a model to educate 16–18 year olds on prudent antibiotic use—a qualitative study. Antibiotics, 9(4), 194. https://doi.org/10.3390/antibiotics9040194

Peer education (PE) has been used successfully to improve young peoples’ health-related behaviour. This paper describes a qualitative evaluation of the feasibility of university healthcare students delivering PE, covering self-care and antibiotic use... Read More about Teacher and student views on the feasibility of peer to peer education as a model to educate 16–18 year olds on prudent antibiotic use—a qualitative study.


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