Publications by authors named "Alice Sitch"

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Urine metabolomic phenotyping for detection of adrenocortical carcinoma: still a long way to go - Authors' reply.

Lancet Diabetes Endocrinol 2020 11;8(11):877-878

Institute of Metabolism and Systems Research, University of Birmingham, Birmingham B15 2TT, UK; Department of Endocrinology, Queen Elizabeth Hospital, University Hospitals Birmingham NHS Foundation Trust, Birmingham, UK; NIHR Birmingham Biomedical Research Centre, University Hospitals Birmingham NHS Foundation Trust and University of Birmingham, Birmingham, UK. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S2213-8587(20)30345-4DOI Listing
November 2020

Urine steroid metabolomics for the differential diagnosis of adrenal incidentalomas in the EURINE-ACT study: a prospective test validation study.

Lancet Diabetes Endocrinol 2020 09 23;8(9):773-781. Epub 2020 Jul 23.

Institute of Metabolism and Systems Research, University of Birmingham, Birmingham, UK; Centre for Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism, Birmingham Health Partners, Birmingham, UK; Department of Endocrinology, Queen Elizabeth Hospital, University Hospitals Birmingham NHS Foundation Trust, Birmingham, UK; NIHR Birmingham Biomedical Research Centre, University Hospitals Birmingham NHS Foundation Trust and University of Birmingham, Birmingham, UK. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S2213-8587(20)30218-7DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7447976PMC
September 2020

The impact of mode of subsequent birth after obstetric anal sphincter injury on bowel function and related quality of life: a cohort study.

Int Urogynecol J 2020 Nov 24;31(11):2237-2245. Epub 2020 Feb 24.

Institute of Applied Health Research, College of Medical and Dental Sciences, University of Birmingham, Edgbaston, B15 2TT, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00192-020-04234-3DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7561530PMC
November 2020

The stability of the ADO score among UK COPD patients from The Health Improvement Network.

ERJ Open Res 2020 Jan 10;6(1). Epub 2020 Feb 10.

Institute of Applied Health Research, College of Medical and Dental Sciences, University of Birmingham, Birmingham, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1183/23120541.00196-2019DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7008137PMC
January 2020

Are these means really different?: Statistical testing for continuous data.

BJOG 2020 May 7;127(6):749. Epub 2020 Jan 7.

Institute of Applied Health Research, University of Birmingham, Birmingham, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/1471-0528.15569DOI Listing
May 2020

Simply the best, better than all the rest?: Interpreting statistical tests of superiority.

Authors:
Alice Sitch

BJOG 2020 May 7;127(6):748. Epub 2020 Jan 7.

Institute of Applied Health Research, University of Birmingham, Birmingham, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/1471-0528.15544DOI Listing
May 2020

Help, my data are skewed: Statistical testing for skewed data.

Authors:
Alice Sitch

BJOG 2020 06 7;127(7):812. Epub 2020 Jan 7.

NIHR Birmingham Biomedical Research Centre, University Hospitals Birmingham NHS Foundation Trust and University of Birmingham, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/1471-0528.15571DOI Listing
June 2020

How to determine if a treatment works for some people but not for others?: Testing for sub-group effects.

BJOG 2020 07 7;127(8):1015. Epub 2020 Jan 7.

Institute of Applied Health Research, University of Birmingham, Birmingham, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/1471-0528.15852DOI Listing
July 2020

Six of one, half a dozen of the other?: Testing differences in proportions.

Authors:
Alice Sitch

BJOG 2020 06 7;127(7):811. Epub 2020 Jan 7.

NIHR Birmingham Biomedical Research Centre, University Hospitals Birmingham NHS Foundation Trust and University of Birmingham, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/1471-0528.15570DOI Listing
June 2020

The authors reply.

Kidney Int 2020 01;97(1):214-215

Department of Clinical Biochemistry, East Kent Hospitals University NHS Foundation Trust, Canterbury, Kent, United Kingdom.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.kint.2019.10.014DOI Listing
January 2020

The Acute Kidney Outreach to Prevent Deterioration and Death trial: a large pilot study for a cluster-randomized trial.

Nephrol Dial Transplant 2019 Dec 20. Epub 2019 Dec 20.

Department of Renal Medicine, University Hospitals Birmingham NHS Foundation Trust, Birmingham Heartlands Hospital, Birmingham, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ndt/gfz246DOI Listing
December 2019

External Validation Of The Updated ADO Score In COPD Patients From The Birmingham COPD Cohort.

Int J Chron Obstruct Pulmon Dis 2019 24;14:2395-2407. Epub 2019 Oct 24.

Institute of Applied Health Research, College of Medical and Dental Sciences, University of Birmingham, Birmingham, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.2147/COPD.S212381DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6818100PMC
April 2020

Effectiveness of a brief behavioural intervention to prevent weight gain over the Christmas holiday period: randomised controlled trial.

BMJ 2018 Dec 10;363:k4867. Epub 2018 Dec 10.

School of Sport, Exercise and Health Sciences, Loughborough University, Loughborough, Leicestershire, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bmj.k4867DOI Listing
December 2018

Clinical characteristics of patients newly diagnosed with COPD by the fixed ratio and lower limit of normal criteria: a cross-sectional analysis of the TargetCOPD trial.

Int J Chron Obstruct Pulmon Dis 2018 21;13:1979-1986. Epub 2018 Jun 21.

Institute of Applied Health Research, College of Medical and Dental Sciences, University of Birmingham, Edgbaston, Birmingham, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.2147/COPD.S146914DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6016600PMC
January 2019

Unit of analysis issues in laboratory-based research.

Elife 2018 01 10;7. Epub 2018 Jan 10.

Public Health Building, University of Birmingham, Birmingham, United Kingdom.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.7554/eLife.32486DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5762161PMC
January 2018

Factors associated with work productivity among people with COPD: Birmingham COPD Cohort.

Occup Environ Med 2017 12 12;74(12):859-867. Epub 2017 Sep 12.

Institute of Applied Health Research, University of Birmingham, Birmingham, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/oemed-2016-104014DOI Listing
December 2017

Erratum to: Methods for evaluating medical tests and biomarkers.

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Gowri Gopalakrishna Miranda Langendam Rob Scholten Patrick Bossuyt Mariska Leeflang Anna Noel-Storr James Thomas Iain Marshall Byron Wallace Penny Whiting Clare Davenport Mariska Leeflang Gowri GopalaKrishna Isabel de Salis Sue Mallett Robert Wolff Penny Whiting Richard Riley Marie Westwood Jos Kleinen Gary Collins Hans Reitsma Karel Moons Antonia Zapf Annika Hoyer Katharina Kramer Oliver Kuss J Ensor J J Deeks E C Martin R D Riley Gerta Rücker Susanne Steinhauser Martin Schumacher Richard Riley Joie Ensor Kym Snell Brian Willis Thomas Debray Karel Moons Jon Deeks Gary Collins Lavinia Ferrante di Ruffano Brian Willis Clare Davenport Sue Mallett Sian Taylor-Phillips Chris Hyde Jon Deeks Sue Mallett Stuart A Taylor Gauraang Batnagar Sian Taylor-Phillips Lavinia Ferrante Di Ruffano Farah Seedat Aileen Clarke Jon Deeks Sarah Byron Frances Nixon Rebecca Albrow Thomas Walker Carla Deakin Chris Hyde Zhivko Zhelev Harriet Hunt Lavinia Ferrante di Ruffano Yaling Yang Lucy Abel James Buchanan 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Diagn Progn Res 2017 30;1:11. Epub 2017 Mar 30.

278The Institute of Cancer Research, London, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s41512-017-0011-4DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6460744PMC
March 2017

Test-treatment RCTs are susceptible to bias: a review of the methodological quality of randomized trials that evaluate diagnostic tests.

BMC Med Res Methodol 2017 02 24;17(1):35. Epub 2017 Feb 24.

Biostatistics, Evidence Synthesis and Test Evaluation Research Group, Institute of Applied Health Research, University of Birmingham, Birmingham, B15 2TT, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12874-016-0287-zDOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5326492PMC
February 2017

A prospective pilot study of home monitoring in adults with cystic fibrosis (HOME-CF): protocol for a randomised controlled trial.

BMC Pulm Med 2017 01 23;17(1):22. Epub 2017 Jan 23.

West Midlands Adult CF Centre, Heart of England NHS Foundation Trust, Bordesley Green East, Birmingham, B9 5SS, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12890-017-0366-xDOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5256574PMC
January 2017

Erratum to: Sample size calculations for cluster randomised controlled trials with a fixed number of clusters.

BMC Med Res Methodol 2017 01 19;17(1). Epub 2017 Jan 19.

Department of Public Health, Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of Birmingham, Birmingham, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12874-017-0292-xDOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5247813PMC
January 2017

Longitudinal assessment of the impact of the use of the UK clinical aptitude test for medical student selection.

Med Educ 2016 Oct;50(10):1033-44

Institute of Applied Health Research, College of Medical and Dental Sciences, University of Birmingham, Edgbaston, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/medu.13082DOI Listing
October 2016

Acute Kidney Outreach to Reduce Deterioration and Death (AKORDD) trial: the protocol for a large pilot study.

BMJ Open 2016 08 19;6(8):e012253. Epub 2016 Aug 19.

Department of Renal Medicine, Birmingham Heartlands Hospital, Heart of England NHS Foundation Trust, Birmingham, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bmjopen-2016-012253DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5013506PMC
August 2016

Population-based longitudinal analyses of offer likelihood in UK medical schools: 1996-2012.

Med Educ 2016 Jun;50(6):612-23

Institute of Applied Health Research, University of Birmingham, Birmingham, Uk.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/medu.12981DOI Listing
June 2016

An assessment of surgical and anesthesia staff at 10 government hospitals in Sierra Leone.

JAMA Surg 2015 Mar;150(3):237-44

Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1001/jamasurg.2014.2246DOI Listing
March 2015

Earlier intervention for acute kidney injury: evaluation of an outreach service and a long-term follow-up.

Nephrol Dial Transplant 2015 Feb 21;30(2):239-44. Epub 2014 Oct 21.

Department of Primary Care Clinical Sciences, University of Birmingham, Birmingham B15 2TT, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ndt/gfu316DOI Listing
February 2015

Are school physical activity characteristics associated with weight status in primary school children? A multilevel cross-sectional analysis of routine surveillance data.

Arch Dis Child 2014 Feb 23;99(2):135-41. Epub 2013 Oct 23.

Department of Public Health, Epidemiology & Biostatistics, School of Health & Population Sciences, University of Birmingham, , Birmingham, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/archdischild-2013-303987DOI Listing
February 2014

Culture confirmation of tuberculosis cases in Birmingham, UK.

Scand J Infect Dis 2013 Oct 19;45(10):746-51. Epub 2013 Aug 19.

From the1 Manor Hospital , Walsall, West Midlands.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3109/00365548.2013.804944DOI Listing
October 2013

Cost-effectiveness of a community-based physical activity programme for adults (Be Active) in the UK: an economic analysis within a natural experiment.

Br J Sports Med 2014 Feb 13;48(3):207-12. Epub 2012 Jul 13.

Health Economics Unit, Public Health Building, University of Birmingham, Birmingham, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bjsports-2012-091202DOI Listing
February 2014

Differences in axial segment reorientation during standing turns predict multiple falls in older adults.

Gait Posture 2012 Jul 27;36(3):541-5. Epub 2012 Jun 27.

School of Psychology, College of Life & Environmental Sciences, University of Birmingham, Edgbaston, Birmingham B15 2TT, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.gaitpost.2012.05.013DOI Listing
July 2012

Willingness and attitudes of the general public towards the involvement of medical students in their healthcare.

Can Med Educ J 2012 30;3(2):e118-26. Epub 2012 Sep 30.

Public Health, Epidemiology and Biostatistics, School of Health and Population Sciences, College of Medical and Dental Sciences, University of Birmingham, UK.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4563625PMC
October 2015

Sample size calculations for cluster randomised controlled trials with a fixed number of clusters.

BMC Med Res Methodol 2011 Jun 30;11:102. Epub 2011 Jun 30.

Department of Public Health, Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of Birmingham, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/1471-2288-11-102DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3149598PMC
June 2011

Widening access to medical education for under-represented socioeconomic groups: population based cross sectional analysis of UK data, 2002-6.

BMJ 2011 Feb 22;342:d918. Epub 2011 Feb 22.

School of Health and Population Sciences, University of Birmingham, Edgbaston, Birmingham, West Midlands B15 2TT, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bmj.d918DOI Listing
February 2011

The initial development and assessment of an automatic alert warning of acute kidney injury.

Nephrol Dial Transplant 2011 Jul 8;26(7):2161-8. Epub 2010 Dec 8.

1Department of Renal Medicine, Birmingham Heartlands Hospital, Bordesley Green East B9 5SS, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ndt/gfq710DOI Listing
July 2011