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Increasing admissions to paediatric intensive care units in England and Wales: more than just rising a birth rate.

Arch Dis Child 2018 04 30;103(4):341-345. Epub 2017 Oct 30.

Department of Health Sciences, University of Leicester, Leicester, UK.

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April 2018

Pre-operative urinary tract infection: is it a risk factor for early surgical site infection with hip fracture surgery? A retrospective analysis.

JRSM Open 2017 Mar 1;8(3):2054270416675083. Epub 2017 Feb 1.

Department of Trauma and Orthopaedics, Morriston Hospital, Swansea SA6 6NL, UK.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5347269PMC
March 2017

Funnel plot control limits to identify poorly performing healthcare providers when there is uncertainty in the value of the benchmark.

Stat Methods Med Res 2016 Dec 17;25(6):2670-2684. Epub 2014 Apr 17.

Department of Health Sciences, University of Leicester, Leicester, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0962280214530281DOI Listing
December 2016

The relationship between adipokines and the onset of type 2 diabetes in middle-aged men: The PRIME study.

Diabetes Res Clin Pract 2016 Oct 28;120:24-30. Epub 2016 Jul 28.

Centre for Public Health, School of Medicine, Dentistry and Biomedical Sciences, Institute of Clinical Science B, Queen's University Belfast, Belfast, BT12 6BJ, United Kingdom; UKCRC Centre of Excellence for Public Health (Northern Ireland), Queen's University Belfast, Belfast, BT12 6BJ, United Kingdom. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.diabres.2016.07.010DOI Listing
October 2016

The genetics of blood pressure regulation and its target organs from association studies in 342,415 individuals.

Authors:
Georg B Ehret Teresa Ferreira Daniel I Chasman Anne U Jackson Ellen M Schmidt Toby Johnson Gudmar Thorleifsson Jian'an Luan Lousie A Donnelly Stavroula Kanoni Ann-Kristin Petersen Vasyl Pihur Rona J Strawbridge Dmitry Shungin Maria F Hughes Osorio Meirelles Marika Kaakinen Nabila Bouatia-Naji Kati Kristiansson Sonia Shah Marcus E Kleber Xiuqing Guo Leo-Pekka Lyytikäinen Cristiano Fava Niclas Eriksson Ilja M Nolte Patrik K Magnusson Elias L Salfati Loukianos S Rallidis Elizabeth Theusch Andrew J P Smith Lasse Folkersen Kate Witkowska Tune H Pers Roby Joehanes Stuart K Kim Lazaros Lataniotis Rick Jansen Andrew D Johnson Helen Warren Young Jin Kim Wei Zhao Ying Wu Bamidele O Tayo Murielle Bochud Devin Absher Linda S Adair Najaf Amin Dan E Arking Tomas Axelsson Damiano Baldassarre Beverley Balkau Stefania Bandinelli Michael R Barnes Inês Barroso Stephen Bevan Joshua C Bis Gyda Bjornsdottir Michael Boehnke Eric Boerwinkle Lori L Bonnycastle Dorret I Boomsma Stefan R Bornstein Morris J Brown Michel Burnier Claudia P Cabrera John C Chambers I-Shou Chang Ching-Yu Cheng Peter S Chines Ren-Hua Chung Francis S Collins John M Connell Angela Döring Jean Dallongeville John Danesh Ulf de Faire Graciela Delgado Anna F Dominiczak Alex S F Doney Fotios Drenos Sarah Edkins John D Eicher Roberto Elosua Stefan Enroth Jeanette Erdmann Per Eriksson Tonu Esko Evangelos Evangelou Alun Evans Tove Fall Martin Farrall Janine F Felix Jean Ferrières Luigi Ferrucci Myriam Fornage Terrence Forrester Nora Franceschini Oscar H Franco Duran Anders Franco-Cereceda Ross M Fraser Santhi K Ganesh He Gao Karl Gertow Francesco Gianfagna Bruna Gigante Franco Giulianini Anuj Goel Alison H Goodall Mark O Goodarzi Mathias Gorski Jürgen Gräßler Christopher Groves Vilmundur Gudnason Ulf Gyllensten Göran Hallmans Anna-Liisa Hartikainen Maija Hassinen Aki S Havulinna Caroline Hayward Serge Hercberg Karl-Heinz Herzig Andrew A Hicks Aroon D Hingorani Joel N Hirschhorn Albert Hofman Jostein Holmen Oddgeir Lingaas Holmen Jouke-Jan Hottenga Phil Howard Chao A Hsiung Steven C Hunt M Arfan Ikram Thomas Illig Carlos Iribarren Richard A Jensen Mika Kähönen Hyun Kang Sekar Kathiresan Brendan J Keating Kay-Tee Khaw Yun Kyoung Kim Eric Kim Mika Kivimaki Norman Klopp Genovefa Kolovou Pirjo Komulainen Jaspal S Kooner Gulum Kosova Ronald M Krauss Diana Kuh Zoltan Kutalik Johanna Kuusisto Kirsti Kvaløy Timo A Lakka Nanette R Lee I-Te Lee Wen-Jane Lee Daniel Levy Xiaohui Li Kae-Woei Liang Honghuang Lin Li Lin Jaana Lindström Stéphane Lobbens Satu Männistö Gabriele Müller Martina Müller-Nurasyid François Mach Hugh S Markus Eirini Marouli Mark I McCarthy Colin A McKenzie Pierre Meneton Cristina Menni Andres Metspalu Vladan Mijatovic Leena Moilanen May E Montasser Andrew D Morris Alanna C Morrison Antonella Mulas Ramaiah Nagaraja Narisu Narisu Kjell Nikus Christopher J O'Donnell Paul F O'Reilly Ken K Ong Fred Paccaud Cameron D Palmer Afshin Parsa Nancy L Pedersen Brenda W Penninx Markus Perola Annette Peters Neil Poulter Peter P Pramstaller Bruce M Psaty Thomas Quertermous Dabeeru C Rao Asif Rasheed N William N W R Rayner Frida Renström Rainer Rettig Kenneth M Rice Robert Roberts Lynda M Rose Jacques Rossouw Nilesh J Samani Serena Sanna Jouko Saramies Heribert Schunkert Sylvain Sebert Wayne H-H Sheu Young-Ah Shin Xueling Sim Johannes H Smit Albert V Smith Maria X Sosa Tim D Spector Alena Stančáková Alice Stanton Kathleen E Stirrups Heather M Stringham Johan Sundstrom Amy J Swift Ann-Christine Syvänen E-Shyong Tai Toshiko Tanaka Kirill V Tarasov Alexander Teumer Unnur Thorsteinsdottir Martin D Tobin Elena Tremoli Andre G Uitterlinden Matti Uusitupa Ahmad Vaez Dhananjay Vaidya Cornelia M van Duijn Erik P A van Iperen Ramachandran S Vasan Germaine C Verwoert Jarmo Virtamo Veronique Vitart Benjamin F Voight Peter Vollenweider Aline Wagner Louise V Wain Nicholas J Wareham Hugh Watkins Alan B Weder Harm-Jan Westra Rainford Wilks Tom Wilsgaard James F Wilson Tien Y Wong Tsun-Po Yang Jie Yao Loic Yengo Weihua Zhang Jing Hua Zhao Xiaofeng Zhu Pascal Bovet Richard S Cooper Karen L Mohlke Danish Saleheen Jong-Young Lee Paul Elliott Hinco J Gierman Cristen J Willer Lude Franke G Kees Hovingh Kent D Taylor George Dedoussis Peter Sever Andrew Wong Lars Lind Themistocles L Assimes Inger Njølstad Peter Eh Schwarz Claudia Langenberg Harold Snieder Mark J Caulfield Olle Melander Markku Laakso Juha Saltevo Rainer Rauramaa Jaakko Tuomilehto Erik Ingelsson Terho Lehtimäki Kristian Hveem Walter Palmas Winfried März Meena Kumari Veikko Salomaa Yii-Der I Chen Jerome I Rotter Philippe Froguel Marjo-Riitta Jarvelin Edward G Lakatta Kari Kuulasmaa Paul W Franks Anders Hamsten H-Erich Wichmann Colin N A Palmer Kari Stefansson Paul M Ridker Ruth J F Loos Aravinda Chakravarti Panos Deloukas Andrew P Morris Christopher Newton-Cheh Patricia B Munroe

Nat Genet 2016 10 12;48(10):1171-1184. Epub 2016 Sep 12.

Clinical Pharmacology, William Harvey Research Institute, Queen Mary University of London, London, EC1M 6BQ, UK.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5042863PMC
October 2016

Genome-Wide Association Study for Incident Myocardial Infarction and Coronary Heart Disease in Prospective Cohort Studies: The CHARGE Consortium.

PLoS One 2016 7;11(3):e0144997. Epub 2016 Mar 7.

Boston University's and National Heart Lung and Blood Institute's Framingham Heart Study, Framingham, MA, United States of America.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4780701PMC
July 2016

Isolated negative T waves in the general population is a powerful predicting factor of cardiac mortality and coronary heart disease.

Int J Cardiol 2016 Jan 17;203:318-24. Epub 2015 Oct 17.

Department of Epidemiology, Health Economics and Public Health, UMR1027 INSERM-University of Toulouse III, Toulouse University Hospital (CHU), Toulouse, France. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ijcard.2015.10.118DOI Listing
January 2016

Age- and sex-specific causal effects of adiposity on cardiovascular risk factors.

Diabetes 2015 May 23;64(5):1841-52. Epub 2015 Feb 23.

Department of Medical Sciences, Molecular Epidemiology and Science for Life Laboratory, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden Wellcome Trust Centre for Human Genetics, University of Oxford, Oxford, U.K.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.2337/db14-0988DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4407863PMC
May 2015

All-Cause Mortality up to and After Coronary Heart Disease and Stroke Events in European Middle-Aged Men: The PRIME Study.

Stroke 2015 May 24;46(5):1371-3. Epub 2015 Mar 24.

From the INSERM, U970, Paris Cardiovascular Research Center, University Paris Descartes, Sorbonne Paris Cité, Paris, France (B.M., M.T., C.P., J.-P.E.); The Lille MONICA Project, INSERM, U1167, Institut Pasteur de Lille, Université Nord de France, UDSL, Lille, 5900, France (M.M., P.A.); The Strasbourg MONICA Project, Laboratoire d'Épidémiologie et de Santé Publique, EA 3430, Fédération de Médecine Translationnelle de Strasbourg, Université de Strasbourg, Strasbourg, France (A.W., D.A.); INSERM-Université Paris-Sud XI, Villejuif, France (P.D.); The Toulouse MONICA Project, UMR INSERM 1027, Département d'Épidémiologie et de Santé Publique, Université Paul Sabatier, Toulouse Purpan, Toulouse, France (J.F., J.-B.R.); and The UKCRC, Center of Excellence for Public Health (NI), The Queen's University, Belfast-Northern Ireland (F.K., A.E.).

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http://stroke.ahajournals.org/cgi/doi/10.1161/STROKEAHA.115.
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1161/STROKEAHA.115.008903DOI Listing
May 2015

Adiposity as a cause of cardiovascular disease: a Mendelian randomization study.

Int J Epidemiol 2015 Apr 27;44(2):578-86. Epub 2015 May 27.

Department of Medical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden, Molecular Epidemiology and Science for Life Laboratory, Department of Medical Sciences, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden, Estonian Genome Center, University of Tartu, Tartu, Estonia, Department of Biological Psychology, VU University Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, EMGO Institute for Health and Care Research, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, Institute of Mathematical Statistics, University of Tartu, Tartu, Estonia, Department of Epidemiology, Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands, Netherlands Consortium for Healthy Ageing, Netherlands Genomics Initiative, Leiden, The Netherlands, Department of Genetic Epidemiology, Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands, Institute for Molecular Medicine Finland, University of Helsinki, Helsinki, Finland, National Institute for Health and Welfare, Helsinki, Finland, Department of Neurology, and Department of Radiology, Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands, Inspectorate for Health Care, The Hague, The Netherlands, Queensland Brain Institute, University of Queensland, Brisbane, QLD, Australia, QIMR Berghofer Medical Research Institute, Brisbane, QLD, Australia, Institute of Genetic Epidemiology, Helmholtz Zentrum München - German Research Center for Environmental Health, Neuherberg, Germany, Division of Epidemiology, Leeds Institute of Genetics, Health and Therapeutics, University of Leeds, Leeds, UK, Center for Life Course and Systems Epidemiology, University of Oulu, Oulu, Finland, Department of Chronic Disease Prevention, National Institute for Health and Welfare, Turku, Finland, Department of Children, Young People and Families, National Institute for Health and Welfare, Oulu, Finland, MRC Health Protection Agency (HPE) Centre for Environment and Health, Imperial College London, London, UK, Unit of Primary Care, Oulu University Hospital, Oulu, Finland, Hjelt Institute, University of Helsinki,

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ije/dyv094DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4553708PMC
April 2015

Shed syndecan-2 inhibits angiogenesis.

J Cell Sci 2014 Nov;127(Pt 21):4788-99

William Harvey Research Institute, Barts and The London School of Medicine and Dentistry, Queen Mary University of London, Charterhouse Square, London EC1M 6BQ, UK

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1242/jcs.153015DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4215719PMC
November 2014

The role of adiposity in cardiometabolic traits: a Mendelian randomization analysis.

Authors:
Tove Fall Sara Hägg Reedik Mägi Alexander Ploner Krista Fischer Momoko Horikoshi Antti-Pekka Sarin Gudmar Thorleifsson Claes Ladenvall Mart Kals Maris Kuningas Harmen H M Draisma Janina S Ried Natalie R van Zuydam Ville Huikari Massimo Mangino Emily Sonestedt Beben Benyamin Christopher P Nelson Natalia V Rivera Kati Kristiansson Huei-Yi Shen Aki S Havulinna Abbas Dehghan Louise A Donnelly Marika Kaakinen Marja-Liisa Nuotio Neil Robertson Renée F A G de Bruijn M Arfan Ikram Najaf Amin Anthony J Balmforth Peter S Braund Alexander S F Doney Angela Döring Paul Elliott Tõnu Esko Oscar H Franco Solveig Gretarsdottir Anna-Liisa Hartikainen Kauko Heikkilä Karl-Heinz Herzig Hilma Holm Jouke Jan Hottenga Elina Hyppönen Thomas Illig Aaron Isaacs Bo Isomaa Lennart C Karssen Johannes Kettunen Wolfgang Koenig Kari Kuulasmaa Tiina Laatikainen Jaana Laitinen Cecilia Lindgren Valeriya Lyssenko Esa Läärä Nigel W Rayner Satu Männistö Anneli Pouta Wolfgang Rathmann Fernando Rivadeneira Aimo Ruokonen Markku J Savolainen Eric J G Sijbrands Kerrin S Small Jan H Smit Valgerdur Steinthorsdottir Ann-Christine Syvänen Anja Taanila Martin D Tobin Andre G Uitterlinden Sara M Willems Gonneke Willemsen Jacqueline Witteman Markus Perola Alun Evans Jean Ferrières Jarmo Virtamo Frank Kee David-Alexandre Tregouet Dominique Arveiler Philippe Amouyel Marco M Ferrario Paolo Brambilla Alistair S Hall Andrew C Heath Pamela A F Madden Nicholas G Martin Grant W Montgomery John B Whitfield Antti Jula Paul Knekt Ben Oostra Cornelia M van Duijn Brenda W J H Penninx George Davey Smith Jaakko Kaprio Nilesh J Samani Christian Gieger Annette Peters H Erich Wichmann Dorret I Boomsma Eco J C de Geus TiinaMaija Tuomi Chris Power Christopher J Hammond Tim D Spector Lars Lind Marju Orho-Melander Colin Neil Alexander Palmer Andrew D Morris Leif Groop Marjo-Riitta Järvelin Veikko Salomaa Erkki Vartiainen Albert Hofman Samuli Ripatti Andres Metspalu Unnur Thorsteinsdottir Kari Stefansson Nancy L Pedersen Mark I McCarthy Erik Ingelsson Inga Prokopenko

PLoS Med 2013 25;10(6):e1001474. Epub 2013 Jun 25.

Molecular Epidemiology and Science for Life Laboratory, Department of Medical Sciences, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3692470PMC
March 2014

Impact of occupational physical activity and related tasks on cardiovascular disease: emerging opportunities for prevention?

Int J Cardiol 2013 Oct 26;168(4):4475-8. Epub 2013 Jul 26.

Inserm, UMR1027, Toulouse, F-31073, France; Université de Toulouse III, UMR1027, Toulouse, F-31073, France; CHU Toulouse, SMPE, F-31059, France. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ijcard.2013.06.137DOI Listing
October 2013

Cytokine phenotype, genotype, and renal outcomes at cardiac surgery.

Cytokine 2013 Jan 5;61(1):275-84. Epub 2012 Nov 5.

Department of Cardiac Anaesthesia, Belfast Health & Social Care Trust, Belfast BT12 6BA, Northern Ireland, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.cyto.2012.10.008DOI Listing
January 2013

Large-scale association analysis identifies new risk loci for coronary artery disease.

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Panos Deloukas Stavroula Kanoni Christina Willenborg Martin Farrall Themistocles L Assimes John R Thompson Erik Ingelsson Danish Saleheen Jeanette Erdmann Benjamin A Goldstein Kathleen Stirrups Inke R König Jean-Baptiste Cazier Asa Johansson Alistair S Hall Jong-Young Lee Cristen J Willer John C Chambers Tõnu Esko Lasse Folkersen Anuj Goel Elin Grundberg Aki S Havulinna Weang K Ho Jemma C Hopewell Niclas Eriksson Marcus E Kleber Kati Kristiansson Per Lundmark Leo-Pekka Lyytikäinen Suzanne Rafelt Dmitry Shungin Rona J Strawbridge Gudmar Thorleifsson Emmi Tikkanen Natalie Van Zuydam Benjamin F Voight Lindsay L Waite Weihua Zhang Andreas Ziegler Devin Absher David Altshuler Anthony J Balmforth Inês Barroso Peter S Braund Christof Burgdorf Simone Claudi-Boehm David Cox Maria Dimitriou Ron Do Alex S F Doney NourEddine El Mokhtari Per Eriksson Krista Fischer Pierre Fontanillas Anders Franco-Cereceda Bruna Gigante Leif Groop Stefan Gustafsson Jörg Hager Göran Hallmans Bok-Ghee Han Sarah E Hunt Hyun M Kang Thomas Illig Thorsten Kessler Joshua W Knowles Genovefa Kolovou Johanna Kuusisto Claudia Langenberg Cordelia Langford Karin Leander Marja-Liisa Lokki Anders Lundmark Mark I McCarthy Christa Meisinger Olle Melander Evelin Mihailov Seraya Maouche Andrew D Morris Martina Müller-Nurasyid Kjell Nikus John F Peden N William Rayner Asif Rasheed Silke Rosinger Diana Rubin Moritz P Rumpf Arne Schäfer Mohan Sivananthan Ci Song Alexandre F R Stewart Sian-Tsung Tan Gudmundur Thorgeirsson C Ellen van der Schoot Peter J Wagner George A Wells Philipp S Wild Tsun-Po Yang Philippe Amouyel Dominique Arveiler Hanneke Basart Michael Boehnke Eric Boerwinkle Paolo Brambilla Francois Cambien Adrienne L Cupples Ulf de Faire Abbas Dehghan Patrick Diemert Stephen E Epstein Alun Evans Marco M Ferrario Jean Ferrières Dominique Gauguier Alan S Go Alison H Goodall Villi Gudnason Stanley L Hazen Hilma Holm Carlos Iribarren Yangsoo Jang Mika Kähönen Frank Kee Hyo-Soo Kim Norman Klopp Wolfgang Koenig Wolfgang Kratzer Kari Kuulasmaa Markku Laakso Reijo Laaksonen Ji-Young Lee Lars Lind Willem H Ouwehand Sarah Parish Jeong E Park Nancy L Pedersen Annette Peters Thomas Quertermous Daniel J Rader Veikko Salomaa Eric Schadt Svati H Shah Juha Sinisalo Klaus Stark Kari Stefansson David-Alexandre Trégouët Jarmo Virtamo Lars Wallentin Nicholas Wareham Martina E Zimmermann Markku S Nieminen Christian Hengstenberg Manjinder S Sandhu Tomi Pastinen Ann-Christine Syvänen G Kees Hovingh George Dedoussis Paul W Franks Terho Lehtimäki Andres Metspalu Pierre A Zalloua Agneta Siegbahn Stefan Schreiber Samuli Ripatti Stefan S Blankenberg Markus Perola Robert Clarke Bernhard O Boehm Christopher O'Donnell Muredach P Reilly Winfried März Rory Collins Sekar Kathiresan Anders Hamsten Jaspal S Kooner Unnur Thorsteinsdottir John Danesh Colin N A Palmer Robert Roberts Hugh Watkins Heribert Schunkert Nilesh J Samani

Nat Genet 2013 Jan 2;45(1):25-33. Epub 2012 Dec 2.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3679547PMC
January 2013

Predatory activity of Myxococcus xanthus outer-membrane vesicles and properties of their hydrolase cargo.

Microbiology 2012 Nov 13;158(Pt 11):2742-52. Epub 2012 Sep 13.

Institute of Biological, Environmental and Rural Sciences, Aberystwyth University, Aberystwyth, Ceredigion SY23 3DD, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1099/mic.0.060343-0DOI Listing
November 2012

All-cause mortality and periodontitis in 60-70-year-old men: a prospective cohort study.

J Clin Periodontol 2012 Oct 27;39(10):940-6. Epub 2012 Jul 27.

Centre for Public Health, School of Medicine, Dentistry and Biomedical Sciences, Queen's University Belfast, Belfast, Northern Ireland, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1600-051X.2012.01923.xDOI Listing
October 2012

A multiple biomarker risk score for guiding clinical decisions using a decision curve approach.

Eur J Prev Cardiol 2012 Aug 20;19(4):874-84. Epub 2011 Jul 20.

UKCRC Centre of Excellence for Public Health, School of Medicine Dentistry and Biomedical Sciences, Institute of Clinical Sciences B, Queens University Belfast, Grosvenor Road, Belfast, BT12 6BJ, UK.

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August 2012

Wind turbine noise.

BMJ 2012 Mar 8;344:e1527. Epub 2012 Mar 8.

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March 2012

A polymorphism in ACE2 is associated with a lower risk for fatal cardiovascular events in females: the MORGAM project.

J Renin Angiotensin Aldosterone Syst 2011 Dec 13;12(4):504-9. Epub 2011 Apr 13.

Molecular & Cellular Therapeutics, Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland, Dublin, Ireland.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/1470320311405557DOI Listing
December 2011

The French paradox and other ecological fallacies.

Authors:
Alun Evans

Int J Epidemiol 2011 Dec;40(6):1486-9

Centre for Public Health, The Queen's University of Belfast, Institute of Clinical Science B, Grosvenor Road, Belfast BT12 6BJ, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ije/dyr138DOI Listing
December 2011

A genome-wide association study identifies LIPA as a susceptibility gene for coronary artery disease.

Circ Cardiovasc Genet 2011 Aug 23;4(4):403-12. Epub 2011 May 23.

Department of Medicine II, University Medical Center Mainz, Germany.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1161/CIRCGENETICS.110.958728DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3157552PMC
August 2011

Peroxisome proliferator-activated receptor gamma polymorphisms and coronary heart disease.

PPAR Res 2009 1;2009:543746. Epub 2009 Dec 1.

Service d'Epidémiologie et de Santé Publique, Institut Pasteur de Lille, Lille; INSERM, U744, Lille; Université Nord de France, Lille; UDSL, 59019 Lille, France.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2792957PMC
July 2011

Dietary patterns and smoking in Northern Irish men: a population at high risk of coronary heart disease.

Int J Vitam Nutr Res 2011 Jan;81(1):21-33

Centre for Public Health, Queens University Belfast, Institute of Clinical Science B, Belfast, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1024/0300-9831/a000047DOI Listing
January 2011

C-reactive protein, interleukin 6, fibrinogen and risk of sudden death in European middle-aged men: the PRIME study.

Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol 2010 Oct 22;30(10):2047-52. Epub 2010 Jul 22.

Institut National de la Santé et de la Recherche Médicale, Unité 970, Paris Cardiovascular Research Center; Université Paris Descartes, Unité Mixte de Recherche en Santé 970, Paris, France .

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October 2010

Relative contribution of lipids and apolipoproteins to incident coronary heart disease and ischemic stroke: the PRIME Study.

Cerebrovasc Dis 2010 Aug 23;30(3):252-9. Epub 2010 Jul 23.

INSERM, U970, Paris Cardiovascular Research Center, Université Paris Descartes, UMR-S970, Paris, France.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1159/000319067DOI Listing
August 2010

Low plasma retinol predicts coronary events in healthy middle-aged men: the PRIME Study.

Atherosclerosis 2010 Jan 14;208(1):270-4. Epub 2009 Jul 14.

MONICA Reference Centre for Vitamins-Bern, Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, University of Bern, Switzerland.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.atherosclerosis.2009.07.018DOI Listing
January 2010

Commentary: Darwin's Origin: the Irish connection.

Authors:
Alun Evans

Int J Epidemiol 2009 Dec 19;38(6):1448-52. Epub 2009 Nov 19.

Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, The Queen's University of Belfast, Mulhouse Building, Grosvenor Road, Belfast BT12 6BJ, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ije/dyp311DOI Listing
December 2009

Antioxidants and periodontitis in 60-70-year-old men.

J Clin Periodontol 2009 Oct 23;36(10):843-9. Epub 2009 Aug 23.

Centre for Public Health, School of Medicine, Dentistry and Biomedical Sciences, Queen's University, Belfast, Northern Ireland, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1600-051X.2009.01468.xDOI Listing
October 2009

Osteopontin gene variation and cardio/cerebrovascular disease phenotypes.

Atherosclerosis 2009 Sep 21;206(1):209-15. Epub 2009 Feb 21.

Leibniz-Institute for Arteriosclerosis Research, Department of Molecular Genetics of Cardiovascular Disease, University of Muenster, Domagkstrasse 3, Muenster, Germany.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.atherosclerosis.2009.02.015DOI Listing
September 2009

Thiol and cardiovascular risk factor status in a male northern Irish population.

Int J Vitam Nutr Res 2008 Jul-Sep;78(4-5):208-16

Centre for Clinical and Population Science, School of Medicine and Dentistry, Queen's University Belfast, Belfast, Nothern Ireland.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1024/0300-9831.78.45.208DOI Listing
May 2009

Persistently raised C-reactive protein levels are associated with advanced periodontal disease.

J Clin Periodontol 2008 Sep 21;35(9):741-7. Epub 2008 Jul 21.

Oral Science Research Centre, Queen's University, Belfast, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1600-051X.2008.01288.xDOI Listing
September 2008

Commentary: The six biological inventions in Haldane's Daedalus.

Authors:
Alun Evans

Int J Epidemiol 2008 Jun;37(3):454-69

Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, The Queen's University of Belfast, Belfast, UK.

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June 2008

ET Craig: proto-socialist, phrenologist and public health engineer.

Authors:
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Int J Epidemiol 2008 Jun;37(3):490-505

Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, The Queen's University of Belfast, UK.

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June 2008

Commentary: Sibling trials in Banbridge, County Down.

Authors:
Alun Evans

Int J Epidemiol 2008 Feb;37(1):42-5

Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, The Queen's University of Belfast, UK.

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February 2008

Neutrophil elastase gene variation and coronary heart disease.

Pharmacogenet Genomics 2007 Aug;17(8):629-37

Department of Molecular Genetics of Cardiovascular Disease, Leibniz-Institute for Arteriosclerosis Research, University of Muenster, Muenster, Germany.

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August 2007

Lack of association between complement factor H polymorphisms and coronary artery disease or myocardial infarction.

J Mol Med (Berl) 2007 Jul 30;85(7):771-5. Epub 2007 Mar 30.

INSERM UMR S525, Faculté de Médecine Pitié-Salpêtrière, 91 Boulevard de l'Hôpital, Paris, 75013, France.

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July 2007

Obesity and periodontitis in 60-70-year-old men.

J Clin Periodontol 2007 Jun 2;34(6):461-6. Epub 2007 Apr 2.

Oral Science Research Centre, School of Dentistry, Queen's University, Belfast, UK.

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June 2007

Don't forget the pets!

J Clin Rheumatol 2007 Apr;13(2):100-1

Department of Rheumatology, Princess of Wales Hospital, Bridgend, South Wales, United Kingdom.

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April 2007

Lycopene status is not associated with insulin-like growth factor-1 concentration in a healthy male population.

Int J Vitam Nutr Res 2007 Mar;77(2):75-8

Nutrition and Metabolism Group, Centre for Clinical and Population Science, Queen's University Belfast, BT12 6BJ Northern Ireland.

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March 2007

Plasma cystatin-C and development of coronary heart disease: The PRIME Study.

Atherosclerosis 2006 Apr 25;185(2):375-80. Epub 2005 Jul 25.

Department of Atherosclerosis, SERLIA-INSERM UR545, Institut Pasteur de Lille, 1, rue du Professeur Calmette, 59019 Lille Cedex, France and University Lille II, France.

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April 2006

Angiographically confirmed coronary heart disease and periodontal disease in middle-aged males.

J Periodontol 2006 Jan;77(1):95-102

Oral Science Research Centre, School of Dentistry, Queen's University, Belfast, Northern Ireland, UK.

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January 2006

Genetic stratification of pathogen-response-related and other variants within a homogeneous Caucasian Irish population.

Eur J Hum Genet 2005 Jul;13(7):798-806

Institute for Biopharmaceutical Sciences, Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland, 123 St Stephen's Green, Dublin 2, Ireland.

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July 2005

Family-based association studies of lipid gene polymorphisms in coronary artery disease.

Am J Cardiol 2005 Jul;96(1):52-5

Department of Medicine, Queen's University Belfast, Belfast, Northern Ireland, UK.

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July 2005

Sex hormone-binding globulin is a major determinant of the lipid profile: the PRIME study.

Atherosclerosis 2005 Apr 21;179(2):369-73. Epub 2004 Dec 21.

INSERM U 558, Faculté de Médecine, Département d'Epidémiologie, 37 Allées Jules Guesde, 31073 Toulouse cedex, France.

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April 2005

Treatment of port wine stains with photodynamic therapy, using pulsed dye laser as a light source, compared with pulsed dye laser alone: a pilot study.

Lasers Surg Med 2005 Apr;36(4):266-9

Department of Dermatology, Princess of Wales Hospital, Coity Road, Bridgend CF31 1RQ, United Kingdom.

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April 2005

Prevalence, awareness and treatment of hypercholesterolaemia in 32 populations: results from the WHO MONICA Project.

Int J Epidemiol 2005 Feb;34(1):181-92

Department of Epidemiology and Health Promotion, National Public Health Institute (KTL), Mannerheimintie 166, FIN-00300 Helsinki, Finland.

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February 2005

MORGAM (an international pooling of cardiovascular cohorts).

Int J Epidemiol 2005 Feb 23;34(1):21-7. Epub 2004 Nov 23.

Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Mulhouse Building, Queen's University Belfast, Belfast BT12 6BJ, N. Ireland, UK.

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February 2005

Association of European population levels of thrombotic and inflammatory factors with risk of coronary heart disease: the MONICA Optional Haemostasis Study.

Eur Heart J 2005 Feb 30;26(4):332-42; discussion 317-8. Epub 2004 Nov 30.

Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Queen's University of Belfast, UK.

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February 2005

Endothelial nitric oxide synthase gene polymorphism and ischemic heart disease.

Am Heart J 2004 Nov;148(5):847-51

Regional Medical Cardiology Centre, Royal Victoria Hospital, Belfast, Northern Ireland, United Kingdom.

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November 2004

Practical directions to the preservation of health.

Authors:
Alun Evans

Int J Epidemiol 2004 Aug 28;33(4):640-9. Epub 2004 Jul 28.

Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Queen's University Belfast, Mulhouse Building, RVH, Belfast BT12 6BJ, Northern Ireland, UK.

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August 2004

Cutaneous malignant melanoma in association with mycosis fungoides.

J Am Acad Dermatol 2004 May;50(5):701-5

Skin Tumour Unit, St John's Institute of Dermatology, London, United Kingdom.

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May 2004

Ethical issues and GenomEUtwin.

Twin Res 2003 Oct;6(5):455-63

Division of Epidemiology, Department of Genes and Environment, The Norwegian Institute of Public Health, Oslo, Norway.

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October 2003

Circulating soluble adhesion molecules ICAM-1 and VCAM-1 and incident coronary heart disease: the PRIME Study.

Atherosclerosis 2003 Sep;170(1):169-76

Department of Atherosclerosis, SERLIA-INSERM UR325, Institut Pasteur de Lille, 1, rue du Professeur Calmette, 59019 Lille, France.

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September 2003

C-reactive protein, interleukin-6, and fibrinogen as predictors of coronary heart disease: the PRIME Study.

Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol 2003 Jul 29;23(7):1255-61. Epub 2003 May 29.

Department of Atherosclerosis, SERLIA-INSERM UR545, Institut Pasteur de Lille and University Lille II, 1 Rue du Professeur Calmette, 59019 Lille Cedex, France.

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July 2003

Genetic evidence that nitric oxide modulates homocysteine: the NOS3 894TT genotype is a risk factor for hyperhomocystenemia.

Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol 2003 Jun 10;23(6):1014-20. Epub 2003 Apr 10.

Department of Pharmacology and Center for Pharmacogenetics, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, 153 Johnson Pavilion, 3620 Hamilton Walk, Philadelphia, PA 19104-6084, USA.

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June 2003

Family history, longevity, and risk of coronary heart disease: the PRIME Study.

Int J Epidemiol 2003 Feb;32(1):71-7

Belfast-MONICA, Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Queen's University Belfast, Belfast, UK.

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February 2003

Plasma fibrinogen explains much of the difference in risk of coronary heart disease between France and Northern Ireland. The PRIME study.

Atherosclerosis 2003 Jan;166(1):103-9

Cardiovascular Epidemiology Unit U258, INSERM, 16, Avenue Paul Vaillant-Couturier, 94807 Villejuif Cedex, France.

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January 2003