Publications by authors named "Benjamin Davies"

100Publications

Replacement of surgical vasectomy through the use of wild-type sterile hybrids.

Lab Anim (NY) 2021 Jan 4. Epub 2021 Jan 4.

Wellcome Centre for Human Genetics, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK.

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January 2021

Referral pattern for urologic malignancies before and during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Urol Oncol 2020 Dec 8. Epub 2020 Dec 8.

Department of Urology, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, PA.

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December 2020

Periprosthetic fractures: the next fragility fracture epidemic? A national observational study.

BMJ Open 2020 Dec 10;10(12):e042371. Epub 2020 Dec 10.

Division of Trauma and Orthopaedics, Addenbrooke's Hospital, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, UK.

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December 2020

Is One Ear Good Enough? Unilateral Hearing Loss and Preschoolers' Comprehension of the English Plural.

J Speech Lang Hear Res 2021 Jan 7;64(1):272-278. Epub 2020 Dec 7.

Department of Linguistics, Macquarie University, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia.

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January 2021

The effect of ageing on presentation, management and outcomes in degenerative cervical myelopathy: a systematic review.

Age Ageing 2020 Nov 19. Epub 2020 Nov 19.

Academic Neurosurgery Unit, Department of Clinical Neurosurgery, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, UK.

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November 2020

Fluorescent PSC-Derived Cardiomyocyte Reporter Lines: Generation Approaches and Their Applications in Cardiovascular Medicine.

Biology (Basel) 2020 Nov 16;9(11). Epub 2020 Nov 16.

Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Radcliffe Department of Medicine and British Heart Foundation Centre of Research Excellence, University of Oxford, Oxford OX3 9DU, UK.

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November 2020

Establishing mild, moderate and severe criteria for the myelopathy disability index in cervical spondylotic myelopathy.

Br J Neurosurg 2020 Nov 10:1-5. Epub 2020 Nov 10.

Academic Neurosurgery Unit, Department of Clinical Neurosurgery, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, UK.

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November 2020

Letter to the Editor: The Need for Standardization of Terminology in Spinal Research.

Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 2020 Oct;45(19):E1286-E1287

Division of Neurosurgery, Department of Clinical Neurosciences, Addenbrooke's Hospital, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, United Kingdom.

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October 2020

Acute asthma management considerations in children and adolescents during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Arch Dis Child 2020 Aug 14. Epub 2020 Aug 14.

Respiratory Pediatrics, King's College Hospital, London, UK

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August 2020

Letter to the Editor: The Need for Standardisation of Terminology in Spinal Research.

Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 2020 Aug 1. Epub 2020 Aug 1.

Division of Neurosurgery, Department of Clinical Neurosciences, Addenbrooke's Hospital, University of Cambridge.

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August 2020

The Configuration of RPA, RAD51, and DMC1 Binding in Meiosis Reveals the Nature of Critical Recombination Intermediates.

Mol Cell 2020 08 30;79(4):689-701.e10. Epub 2020 Jun 30.

Wellcome Centre for Human Genetics, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK; Department of Statistics, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK. Electronic address:

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August 2020

Tackling Research Inefficiency in Degenerative Cervical Myelopathy: Illustrative Review.

JMIR Res Protoc 2020 Jun 11;9(6):e15922. Epub 2020 Jun 11.

Division of Neurosurgery, Department of Clinical Neurosciences, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, United Kingdom.

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June 2020

Timing and rate of nitrogen fertilization influence maize yield and nitrogen use efficiency.

PLoS One 2020 29;15(5):e0233674. Epub 2020 May 29.

Department of Soil, Water and Climate, University of Minnesota-Twin Cities, St. Paul, Minnesota, United States of America.

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August 2020

Research Inefficiency in Degenerative Cervical Myelopathy: Findings of a Systematic Review on Research Activity Over the Past 20 Years.

Global Spine J 2020 Jun 12;10(4):476-485. Epub 2019 Jun 12.

Division of Neurosurgery, Department of Clinical Neurosciences, University of Cambridge, United Kingdom.

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June 2020

How common is repeat surgery and multi-level treatment in Degenerative Cervical Myelopathy? Findings from a patient perspective survey.

J Clin Neurosci 2020 Jul 30;77:181-184. Epub 2020 Apr 30.

Academic Neurosurgery Unit, Department of Clinical Neurosurgery, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, UK. Electronic address:

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July 2020

Clinical Trials in Urology: Predictors of Successes and Failures.

J Urol 2020 10 7;204(4):805-810. Epub 2020 Apr 7.

Department of Biostatistics and Clinical and Translational Science, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.

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October 2020

Tibial Tuberosity Fracture in an Elderly Gentleman: An Unusual Injury Pattern.

Case Rep Orthop 2020 16;2020:8650927. Epub 2020 Mar 16.

Speciality Registrar in Trauma and Orthopaedics, Colchester General Hospital, Colchester, Essex CO4 5JL, UK.

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March 2020

A scoping review of trials for cell-based therapies in human spinal cord injury.

Spinal Cord 2020 08 6;58(8):844-856. Epub 2020 Apr 6.

Institute of Infection, Immunity and Inflammation, College of Medical, Veterinary and Life Sciences, University of Glasgow, Glasgow, UK.

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August 2020

Degenerative Cervical Myelopathy: A Brief Review of Past Perspectives, Present Developments, and Future Directions.

J Clin Med 2020 Feb 16;9(2). Epub 2020 Feb 16.

Department of Neurosurgery, University of Geneva, 1205 Geneva, Switzerland.

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February 2020

Spinal Research - A Field in Need of Standardization.

J Rheumatol 2020 04 15;47(4):633-634. Epub 2020 Feb 15.

Academic Neurosurgery Department, University of Cambridge and Cambridge University Hospitals Trust, Cambridge, UK.

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April 2020

Decrease in Urologic Discharge Opioid Prescribing after Mandatory Query of Statewide Prescription Drug Monitoring Program.

Urology 2020 May 13;139:84-89. Epub 2020 Feb 13.

University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Department of Urology, Pittsburgh, PA.

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May 2020

Increasing use of positron emission tomography among medicare beneficiaries undergoing radical cystectomy.

Eur J Cancer Care (Engl) 2020 Jul 5;29(4):e13230. Epub 2020 Feb 5.

Department of Urology, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, PA, USA.

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July 2020

The Acquisition of Productive Plural Morphology by Children With Hearing Loss.

J Speech Lang Hear Res 2020 02 31;63(2):552-568. Epub 2020 Jan 31.

Department of Linguistics, Macquarie University, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia.

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February 2020

Genetics of Degenerative Cervical Myelopathy: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis of Candidate Gene Studies.

J Clin Med 2020 Jan 20;9(1). Epub 2020 Jan 20.

Division of Neurosurgery, Department of Clinical Neurosciences, University of Cambridge, Cambridge CB2 0QQ, UK.

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January 2020

Quantitative analysis of medical students' and physicians' knowledge of degenerative cervical myelopathy.

BMJ Open 2020 01 12;10(1):e028455. Epub 2020 Jan 12.

Department of Clinical Neurosurgery, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, UK

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January 2020

Cord compression defined by MRI is the driving factor behind the decision to operate in Degenerative Cervical Myelopathy despite poor correlation with disease severity.

PLoS One 2019 26;14(12):e0226020. Epub 2019 Dec 26.

Division of Neurosurgery, Department of Clinical Neurosciences, Addenbrooke's Hospital and University of Cambridge, Cambridge Biomedical Campus, Cambridge, England, United Kingdom.

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March 2020

Responsibility and the limits of patient choice.

Authors:
Benjamin Davies

Bioethics 2020 06 26;34(5):459-466. Epub 2019 Nov 26.

Uehiro Centre for Practical Ethics, University of Oxford, Oxford, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland.

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June 2020

Editorial Comment.

J Urol 2020 03 26;203(3):551-552. Epub 2019 Nov 26.

Department of Urology, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.

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March 2020

Comprehension of the copula: preschoolers (and sometimes adults) ignore subject-verb agreement during sentence processing.

J Child Lang 2020 05 19;47(3):695-708. Epub 2019 Nov 19.

Department of Linguistics, Macquarie University, NSW 2109, Australia, and ARC Centre of Excellence in Cognition and its Disorders, Macquarie University, NSW2109, Australia.

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May 2020

Opium Wars to the Opioid Epidemic: The Same Narcotics Cause Addiction and Kill.

Eur Urol 2020 01 8;77(1):76-77. Epub 2019 Nov 8.

Department of Urology, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, PA, USA.

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January 2020

The opioid crisis and nudge theory.

Can Urol Assoc J 2020 Apr 5;14(4):139-140. Epub 2019 Nov 5.

Department of Urology, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, United States.

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April 2020

Quality of Life Among Informal Caregivers of Patients With Degenerative Cervical Myelopathy: Cross-Sectional Questionnaire Study.

Interact J Med Res 2019 Nov 7;8(4):e12381. Epub 2019 Nov 7.

Division of Neurosurgery, Department of Clinical Neurosciences, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, United Kingdom.

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November 2019

The technical risks of human gene editing.

Authors:
Benjamin Davies

Hum Reprod 2019 11;34(11):2104-2111

Welcome Centre for Human Genetics, University of Oxford, Oxford OX3 7BN, UK.

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November 2019

Evaluating the Effectiveness of an Online Journal Club: Experience from the International Urology Journal Club.

Eur Urol Focus 2019 Oct 31. Epub 2019 Oct 31.

Sydney Adventist Hospital Clinical School, University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW, Australia; Department of Uro-Oncology and Robotic Cancer Surgery, Chris O'Brien Lifehouse, Camperdown, NSW, Australia. Electronic address:

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October 2019

Diagnostic Delays Lead to Greater Disability in Degenerative Cervical Myelopathy and Represent a Health Inequality.

Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 2020 Mar;45(6):368-377

Academic Neurosurgery Unit, Department of Clinical Neurosurgery, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, UK.

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March 2020

The Safety and Short-term Outcomes of Leukocyte Depleted Autologous Transfusions During Radical Cystectomy.

Urology 2020 Jan 16;135:106-110. Epub 2019 Oct 16.

University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Department of Urology, Pittsburgh, PA.

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January 2020

Editorial Comment.

J Urol 2020 01 3;203(1):150. Epub 2019 Oct 3.

Department of Urology, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.

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January 2020

The Shrinking Grey Zone of Postoperative Narcotics in the Midst of the Opioid Crisis: The No-opioid Urologist.

Eur Urol Focus 2020 Nov 26;6(6):1168-1169. Epub 2019 Sep 26.

Department of Urology, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, PA, USA.

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November 2020

Implications of Cystectomy Travel Distance for Hospital Readmission and Survival.

Clin Genitourin Cancer 2019 12 20;17(6):e1171-e1180. Epub 2019 Aug 20.

Department of Urology, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, PA.

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December 2019

Don't Be a Luddite: Urologists Benefit from Social Media.

Eur Urol Focus 2020 05 5;6(3):430-431. Epub 2019 Sep 5.

Department of Urology, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, PA, USA.

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May 2020

A high-resolution map of non-crossover events reveals impacts of genetic diversity on mammalian meiotic recombination.

Nat Commun 2019 08 29;10(1):3900. Epub 2019 Aug 29.

The Wellcome Centre for Human Genetics, Roosevelt Drive, University of Oxford, Oxford, OX3 7BN, UK.

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August 2019

How to Use Social Media in Urologic Practice.

Eur Urol Focus 2020 05 19;6(3):432-433. Epub 2019 Aug 19.

Department of Urology, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, PA, USA.

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May 2020

Under Treatment of Prostate Cancer in Rural Locations.

J Urol 2020 01 20;203(1):108-114. Epub 2019 Aug 20.

Departments of Urology, School of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.

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January 2020

When should we measure surgical site infection in patients undergoing a craniotomy? A consideration of the current practice.

Br J Neurosurg 2020 Dec 29;34(6):621-625. Epub 2019 Jul 29.

Department of Neurosurgery, Salford Royal Foundation Trust, Salford, UK.

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December 2020

Evaluation of the Risks and Benefits of Computed Tomography Urography for Assessment of Gross Hematuria.

Urology 2019 Nov 27;133:40-45. Epub 2019 Jun 27.

University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Department of Urology, Pittsburgh, PA.

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November 2019

A Radical Proposition: Opioid-sparing Prostatectomy.

Eur Urol Focus 2020 03 21;6(2):215-217. Epub 2019 Jun 21.

Urology Department, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, PA, USA.

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March 2020

Anchoring to Zero Exposure: Opioid-free Minimally Invasive Surgery.

Ann Surg 2020 01;271(1):37-38

Department of Anesthesia, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI.

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January 2020

Preschoolers' developing comprehension of the plural: The effects of number and allomorphic variation.

J Exp Child Psychol 2019 09 23;185:95-108. Epub 2019 May 23.

Department of Linguistics, Macquarie University, Sydney, NSW 2109, Australia; Australian Research Council Centre of Excellence in Cognition and Its Disorders, Macquarie University, Sydney, NSW 2109, Australia.

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September 2019

The State of the Science on Prostate Cancer Biomarkers: The San Francisco Consensus Statement.

Eur Urol 2019 Sep 23;76(3):268-272. Epub 2019 May 23.

Department of Urology, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, TN, USA; Tennessee Valley Health Care System, Nashville, TN, USA.

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September 2019

The Use of Smart Technology in an Online Community of Patients With Degenerative Cervical Myelopathy.

JMIR Form Res 2019 May 9;3(2):e11364. Epub 2019 May 9.

Division of Neurosurgery, Department of Clinical Neurosciences, Addenbrooke's Hospital, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, United Kingdom.

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May 2019

Route to diagnosis of degenerative cervical myelopathy in a UK healthcare system: a retrospective cohort study.

BMJ Open 2019 05 5;9(5):e027000. Epub 2019 May 5.

Department of Clinical Neurosurgery, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, UK.

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May 2019

Downstream Studies Following the Use of Bone Scan in the Staging of Muscle-invasive Bladder Cancer.

Urology 2019 Jul 18;129:74-78. Epub 2019 Apr 18.

Department of Urology, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, PA; Center for Research on Health Care, Department of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA.

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July 2019

"I am not delusional!" Sensory dysaesthesia secondary to degenerative cervical myelopathy.

BMJ Case Rep 2019 Apr 11;12(4). Epub 2019 Apr 11.

Division of Neurosurgery, Department of Clinical Neurosciences, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, UK.

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April 2019

Editorial Comment.

Urology 2019 02;124:125-126

University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Department of Urology, Pittsburgh, PA.

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February 2019

Palliative care use amongst patients with bladder cancer.

BJU Int 2019 06 12;123(6):968-975. Epub 2019 Mar 12.

Department of Urology, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA, USA.

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June 2019

Assessment of degenerative cervical myelopathy differs between specialists and may influence time to diagnosis and clinical outcomes.

PLoS One 2018 17;13(12):e0207709. Epub 2018 Dec 17.

Academic Neurosurgery Unit, Department of Clinical Neurosurgery, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, United Kingdom.

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May 2019

The American Opioid Crisis: The Inexorable March to Death and Addiction.

Eur Urol 2019 02 12;75(2):219-220. Epub 2018 Nov 12.

Department of Urology, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, PA, USA.

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February 2019

Concentration of Opioid-Related Industry Payments in Opioid Crisis Areas.

J Gen Intern Med 2019 02;34(2):187-189

Department of Urology, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, PA, USA.

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February 2019

Current preoperative antisepsis in neurosurgery: an example of the challenges in implementing evidence-based medicine to surgical practice.

Ann R Coll Surg Engl 2019 Apr 24;101(4):279-284. Epub 2018 Oct 24.

Department of Neurosurgery, Addenbrooke's Hospital , Cambridge , UK.

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April 2019

A Novel Insight Into the Challenges of Diagnosing Degenerative Cervical Myelopathy Using Web-Based Symptom Checkers.

J Med Internet Res 2019 01 11;21(1):e10868. Epub 2019 Jan 11.

Academic Neurosurgery Unit, Department of Clinical Neurosciences, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, United Kingdom.

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January 2019

Mechanics of mouse blastocyst hatching revealed by a hydrogel-based microdeformation assay.

Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 2018 10 19;115(41):10375-10380. Epub 2018 Sep 19.

Department of Physiology, Anatomy and Genetics, University of Oxford, Oxford OX1 3QX, United Kingdom;

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October 2018

Erratum to expanded criteria for active surveillance in prostate cancer: a review of the current data.

Transl Androl Urol 2018 08;7(4):764

Department of Urology, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, PA, USA.

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August 2018

Mutant Muscle LIM Protein C58G causes cardiomyopathy through protein depletion.

J Mol Cell Cardiol 2018 08 23;121:287-296. Epub 2018 Jul 23.

Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Radcliffe Department of Medicine, British Heart Foundation Centre of Research Excellence, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK; Wellcome Centre for Human Genetics, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK. Electronic address:

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August 2018

Manufacturing and the Market: Rationalizing the Shortage of Bacillus Calmette-Guérin.

Eur Urol Focus 2018 07 11;4(4):481-484. Epub 2018 Jul 11.

Department of Urology, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA, USA.

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July 2018

Development and validation of a MEDLINE search filter/hedge for degenerative cervical myelopathy.

BMC Med Res Methodol 2018 07 6;18(1):73. Epub 2018 Jul 6.

Department of Academic Neurosurgery, Cambrige University Hospital, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, UK.

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July 2018