Publications



Does dapagliflozin regress left ventricular hypertrophy in patients with type 2 diabetes? A prospective, double-blind, randomised, placebo-controlled study.
BMC Cardiovasc Disord 2017 Aug 23;17(1):229. Epub 2017 Aug 23.
Cardiovascular Medicine and Therapeutics, Division of Molecular and Clinical Medicine, Medical Research Institute, Ninewells Hospital and Medical School, Mailbox 2, Dundee, DD1 9SY, UK.


Research cardiac magnetic resonance imaging in end stage renal disease - incidence, significance and implications of unexpected incidental findings.
Eur Radiol 2017 Jan 7;27(1):315-324. Epub 2016 Apr 7.
Institute of Cardiovascular and Medical Sciences, British Heart Foundation Building, Glasgow Clinical Research Centre, Glasgow, G12 8TA, UK.



The Incidence and Risk of Biochemical Recurrence Following Radical Radiotherapy for Prostate Cancer in Men on Angiotensin-Converting Enzyme Inhibitors (ACEIs) or Angiotensin Receptor Blockers (ARBs).
Clin Genitourin Cancer 2016 Oct 12;14(5):398-405. Epub 2016 Mar 12.
Academic Section of Urology, Division of Cancer Research, School of Medicine, University of Dundee, Scotland.



Multicentre, prospective, randomised, open-label, blinded end point trial of the efficacy of allopurinol therapy in improving cardiovascular outcomes in patients with ischaemic heart disease: protocol of the ALL-HEART study.
BMJ Open 2016 Sep 8;6(9):e013774. Epub 2016 Sep 8.
Medicines Monitoring Unit (MEMO) and Hypertension Research Centre, Division of Molecular and Clinical Medicine, University of Dundee and Ninewells Hospital, Dundee, UK.

Research into the effect Of SGLT2 inhibition on left ventricular remodelling in patients with heart failure and diabetes mellitus (REFORM) trial rationale and design.
Cardiovasc Diabetol 2016 Jul 15;15:97. Epub 2016 Jul 15.
Division of Molecular and Clinical Medicine, Ninewells Hospital and Medical School, University of Dundee, Dundee, UK.



Effect of vitamin D supplementation on orthostatic hypotension: data from the vitamin D in isolated systolic hypertension randomized controlled trial.
J Hypertens 2014 Aug;32(8):1693-9; discussion 1699
aAgeing and Health bDepartment of Clinical Pharmacology cEpidemiology and Biostatistics Unit dRobertson Centre for Biostatistics, University of Dundee, Dundee, UK.

High-potency statin and ezetimibe use and mortality in survivors of an acute myocardial infarction: a population-based study.
Heart 2014 Jun 19;100(11):867-72. Epub 2014 Feb 19.
Division of Cardiovascular and Diabetes Medicine, Ninewells Hospital and Medical School, University of Dundee, , Dundee, UK.


Allopurinol reduces left ventricular mass in patients with type 2 diabetes and left ventricular hypertrophy.
J Am Coll Cardiol 2013 Dec 28;62(24):2284-93. Epub 2013 Aug 28.
Division of Cardiovascular and Diabetes Medicine, Medical Research Institute, University of Dundee, Ninewells Hospital and Medical School, Dundee, United Kingdom.


Renin-angiotensin system blockers are associated with reduced mortality and heart failure hospitalization in patients paced for complete atrioventricular block.
Heart Rhythm 2012 Apr 15;9(4):505-10. Epub 2011 Nov 15.
Centre for Cardiovascular and Diabetes Medicine, Ninewells Hospital and Medical School, University of Dundee, Dundee, Scotland, UK.

Efficacy and cost of an exercise program for functionally impaired older patients with heart failure: a randomized controlled trial.
Circ Heart Fail 2012 Mar 23;5(2):209-16. Epub 2012 Jan 23.
Ageing and Health and Department of Clinical Pharmacology, Centre for Cardiovascular and Lung Biology, Division of Medical Sciences, University of Dundee, Dundee, UK.



The effects of vitamin D supplementation on physical function and quality of life in older patients with heart failure: a randomized controlled trial.
Circ Heart Fail 2010 Mar 26;3(2):195-201. Epub 2010 Jan 26.
Section of Ageing and Health and Department of Clinical Pharmacology, Division of Medicine, Centre for Cardiovascular and Lung Biology, University of Dundee, Ninewells Hospital, Dundee, United Kingdom.

Common carotid intima media thickness and ankle-brachial pressure index correlate with local but not global atheroma burden: a cross sectional study using whole body magnetic resonance angiography.
PLoS One 2014 16;9(6):e99190. Epub 2014 Jun 16.
Division of Cardiovascular and Diabetes Medicine, Medical Research Institute, University of Dundee, Dundee, United Kingdom; NHS Tayside Clinical Radiology, Ninewells Hospital, Dundee, United Kingdom.

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