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Trends in incidence and case fatality of acute myocardial infarction, angina and coronary revascularisation in people with and without type 2 diabetes in Scotland between 2006 and 2015.

Diabetologia 2019 03 17;62(3):418-425. Epub 2019 Jan 17.

Usher Institute of Population Health Sciences and Informatics, University of Edinburgh, Teviot Place, Edinburgh, EH8 9AG, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00125-018-4796-7DOI Listing
March 2019

Impact of maternal smoking on early childhood health: a retrospective cohort linked dataset analysis of 697 003 children born in Scotland 1997-2009.

BMJ Open 2019 Mar 20;9(3):e023213. Epub 2019 Mar 20.

Scottish Cot Death Trust, 5th Floor, West Glasgow Ambulatory Care Hospital, University of Glasgow, Glasgow, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bmjopen-2018-023213DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6475204PMC
March 2019

Enhanced detection services for developmental dysplasia of the hip in Scottish children, 1997-2013.

Arch Dis Child 2018 11 7;103(11):1021-1026. Epub 2018 Feb 7.

NHS Information Services Division, NHS National Services Scotland, Edinburgh, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/archdischild-2017-314354DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6225802PMC
November 2018

The impact of cancer on subsequent chance of pregnancy: a population-based analysis.

Hum Reprod 2018 07;33(7):1281-1290

Department of Oncology and Haematology, Royal Hospital for Sick Children, Sciennes Road, Edinburgh, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/humrep/dey216DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6012597PMC
July 2018

Adverse events after first, single, mesh and non-mesh surgical procedures for stress urinary incontinence and pelvic organ prolapse in Scotland, 1997-2016: a population-based cohort study.

Lancet 2017 02 21;389(10069):629-640. Epub 2016 Dec 21.

Information Services Division, National Health Service National Services Scotland, Edinburgh, UK. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S0140-6736(16)32572-7DOI Listing
February 2017

Erratum to: Trends in type 2 diabetes incidence and mortality in Scotland between 2004 and 2013.

Diabetologia 2016 11;59(11):2492

Usher Institute of Population Health Sciences and Informatics, University of Edinburgh, Teviot Place, Edinburgh, EH8 9AG, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00125-016-4089-yDOI Listing
November 2016

Trends in type 2 diabetes incidence and mortality in Scotland between 2004 and 2013.

Diabetologia 2016 10 28;59(10):2106-13. Epub 2016 Jul 28.

Usher Institute of Population Health Sciences and Informatics, University of Edinburgh, Teviot Place, Edinburgh, EH8 9AG, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00125-016-4054-9DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5016553PMC
October 2016

Scottish Keep Well health check programme: an interrupted time series analysis.

J Epidemiol Community Health 2016 Sep 12;70(9):924-9. Epub 2016 Apr 12.

Department of Public Health Observatory, NHS Health Scotland, Glasgow, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/jech-2015-206926DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5013158PMC
September 2016

Using Large Diabetes Databases for Research.

J Diabetes Sci Technol 2016 09 22;10(5):1073-8. Epub 2016 Aug 22.

Metabolic Unit, Western General Hospital, Edinburgh, UK.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5032953PMC
http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/1932296816645120DOI Listing
September 2016

Effectiveness of Scotland's national naloxone programme.

Addiction 2016 07 29;111(7):1304. Epub 2016 Mar 29.

Information Services Division, NHS National Services Scotland, Edinburgh, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/add.13352DOI Listing
July 2016

Type 2 diabetes and risk of hospital admission or death for chronic liver diseases.

J Hepatol 2016 06 23;64(6):1358-64. Epub 2016 Jan 23.

Nutrition and Metabolism, Faculty of Medicine, University of Southampton, UK; NIHR Southampton Biomedical Research Centre, University Hospital Southampton, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jhep.2016.01.014DOI Listing
June 2016

Ethnic variations in asthma hospital admission, readmission and death: a retrospective, national cohort study of 4.62 million people in Scotland.

BMC Med 2016 Jan 12;14. Epub 2016 Jan 12.

Edinburgh Migration, Ethnicity and Health Research Group, Usher Institute of Population Health Sciences and Informatics, The University of Edinburgh, Teviot Place, Edinburgh, EH8 9AG, UK.

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http://www.biomedcentral.com/1741-7015/14/3
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12916-015-0546-6DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4710027PMC
January 2016

Understanding extreme mortality among prisoners: a national cohort study in Scotland using data linkage.

Eur J Public Health 2015 Oct 10;25(5):879-85. Epub 2015 Feb 10.

1 Information Services Division, Public Health and Intelligence, NHS National Services Scotland, Gyle Square, 1 South Gyle Crescent, Edinburgh EH12 9EB.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/eurpub/cku252DOI Listing
October 2015

Risk of respiratory hospitalization and death, readmission and subsequent mortality: scottish health and ethnicity linkage study.

Eur J Public Health 2015 Oct 17;25(5):769-74. Epub 2015 Apr 17.

1 Edinburgh Migration, Ethnicity and Health Research Group, Centre for Population Health Sciences, The University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, UK 5 Division of General Internal Medicine and Primary Care, Brigham and Women's Hospital/Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/eurpub/ckv064DOI Listing
October 2015

Ethnic variations in morbidity and mortality from lower respiratory tract infections: a retrospective cohort study.

J R Soc Med 2015 Oct 7;108(10):406-17. Epub 2015 Jul 7.

Edinburgh Ethnicity and Health Research Group, Centre for Population Health Sciences, The University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, UK Division of General Internal Medicine and Primary Care, Brigham and Women's Hospital/Harvard Medical School, Boston MA, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0141076815588321DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4622271PMC
October 2015

Ethnicity and risk of cardiovascular disease (CVD): 4.8 year follow-up of patients with type 2 diabetes living in Scotland.

Diabetologia 2015 Apr 12;58(4):716-25. Epub 2015 Feb 12.

Institute of Cardiovascular and Medical Sciences, BHF Glasgow, Cardiovascular Research Centre, University of Glasgow, 126 University Place, G12 8TA, Glasgow, UK.

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http://link.springer.com/10.1007/s00125-015-3492-0
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00125-015-3492-0DOI Listing
April 2015

Ethnicity and first birth: age, smoking, delivery, gestation, weight and feeding: Scottish Health and Ethnicity Linkage Study.

Eur J Public Health 2014 Dec 19;24(6):911-6. Epub 2014 May 19.

1 Edinburgh Ethnicity Health Research Group, Centre for Population Health Sciences, University of Edinburgh, Teviot Place, Edinburgh EH8 9AG, Scotland, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/eurpub/cku059DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4140759PMC
December 2014

Pricing Policies And Control of Tobacco in Europe (PPACTE) project: cross-national comparison of smoking prevalence in 18 European countries.

Eur J Cancer Prev 2014 May;23(3):177-85

aDepartment of Epidemiology, IRCCS - Istituto di Ricerche Farmacologiche 'Mario Negri' bDepartment of Clinical Sciences and Community Health, University of Milan cDOXA Institute, Worldwide Independent Network/Gallup International Association (WIN/GIA), Milan, Italy dIchan School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, Institute for Translational Epidemiology and Tisch Cancer Institute, New York, New York eDepartment of Economics, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, Illinois fIntramural Research Department, American Cancer Society, Atlanta, Georgia gDepartment of Oncology, Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center, Georgetown University, Washington, District of Columbia, USA hInternational Prevention Research Institute iSection of Environment and Radiation, International Agency for Research on Cancer, Lyon, France jDivision of Population Health Science, Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland kTobaccoFree Research Institute Ireland, Dublin, Ireland lTobacco Control Unit, Cancer Prevention and Control Program, Institut Català d'Oncologia - ICO mCancer Control and Prevention Group, Institut d'Investigació Biomèdica de Bellvitge - IDIBELL, L'Hospitalet de Llobregat nDepartment of Clinical Sciences, University of Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain oInformation Services Division, NHS National Services, Edinburgh, Scotland pDepartment for Health & UK Centre for Tobacco Control Studies, University of Bath, Bath qDepartment of Social and Environmental Health Research, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK rIndependent Legal Consultant in Public Health, Luxembourg city, Luxembourg sAssociation of the European Cancer Leagues & Foundation Against Cancer, Brussels, Belgium tCentre for Health and Social Economics - CHESS, National Institute for Health and Welfare (THL) uDepartment of Finance and Statistics, Hanken School of Economics, Helsinki, Finland.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/CEJ.0000000000000009DOI Listing
May 2014

Effectiveness of a national cardiovascular disease risk assessment programme: a different view.

Prev Med 2014 Feb 25;59:83. Epub 2013 Nov 25.

NHS Health Scotland, Meridian Court, 5 Cadogan Street, Glasgow G2 6QE.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ypmed.2013.10.024DOI Listing
February 2014

Measures of socioeconomic position are not consistently associated with ethnic differences in cardiovascular disease in Scotland: methods from the Scottish Health and Ethnicity Linkage Study (SHELS).

Int J Epidemiol 2014 Feb 19;43(1):129-39. Epub 2013 Dec 19.

Information Services Division, NHS National Services Scotland, Edinburgh, UK, Ethnicity and Health Research Group, Centre for Population Health Studies, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, UK and Centre for Research on Environment, Society and Health, School of GeoSciences, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ije/dyt237DOI Listing
February 2014

Myocardial infarction incidence and survival by ethnic group: Scottish Health and Ethnicity Linkage retrospective cohort study.

BMJ Open 2013 Sep 13;3(9):e003415. Epub 2013 Sep 13.

Public Health Sciences, Centre for Population Health Studies, University of Edinburgh,Edinburgh, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bmjopen-2013-003415DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3773657PMC
September 2013

Changes in cardiovascular risk factors in relation to increasing ethnic inequalities in cardiovascular mortality: comparison of cross-sectional data in the Health Surveys for England 1999 and 2004.

BMJ Open 2013 Sep 18;3(9):e003485. Epub 2013 Sep 18.

Edinburgh Ethnicity and Health Research Group, Centre for Population Health Sciences, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bmjopen-2013-003485DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3780340PMC
September 2013

Ethnic variations in chest pain and angina in men and women: Scottish Ethnicity and Health Linkage Study of 4.65 million people.

Eur J Prev Cardiol 2012 Dec 5;19(6):1250-7. Epub 2011 Oct 5.

Edinburgh Ethnicity and Health Research Group, Centre for Population Health Sciences, University of Edinburgh, Teviot Place, Edinburgh, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/1741826711425775DOI Listing
December 2012

Cohort profile: Scottish health and ethnicity linkage study of 4.65 million people exploring ethnic variations in disease in Scotland.

Int J Epidemiol 2011 Oct 24;40(5):1168-75. Epub 2010 Jul 24.

Public Health Sciences, Centre for Population Health Sciences, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ije/dyq118DOI Listing
October 2011

Mortality for alcohol-related harm by country of birth in Scotland, 2000-2004: potential lessons for prevention.

Alcohol Alcohol 2010 Nov-Dec;45(6):552-6. Epub 2010 Sep 16.

Clinical Trial Service Unit and Epidemiological Studies Unit (CTSU), Roosevelt Way, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/alcalc/agq056DOI Listing
June 2011

Smoke-free legislation and hospitalizations for childhood asthma.

N Engl J Med 2010 Sep;363(12):1139-45

Section of Public Health, University of Glasgow, Glasgow, United Kingdom.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1056/NEJMoa1002861DOI Listing
September 2010

Total estradiol levels in migrant and British-born British Pakistani women: investigating early life influences on ovarian function.

Am J Hum Biol 2009 May-Jun;21(3):301-4

Medical Anthropology Research Group, Department of Anthropology, Durham University, Durham, United Kingdom.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/ajhb.20859DOI Listing
June 2009

Differences in body composition and cardiovascular and type 2 diabetes risk factors between migrant and British-born British Pakistani women.

Am J Hum Biol 2008 Sep-Oct;20(5):545-9

Medical Anthropology Research Group, Department of Anthropology, Durham University, Durham, DH1 3HN, United Kingdom.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/ajhb.20773DOI Listing
October 2008

Sex hormone-binding globulin and androgen levels in immigrant and British-born premenopausal British Pakistani women: evidence of early life influences?

Am J Hum Biol 2006 Nov-Dec;18(6):741-7

Medical Anthropology Research Group, Department of Anthropology, Durham University, Durham DH1 3HN, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/ajhb.20526DOI Listing
January 2007

Differences in cortisol concentrations in South Asian and European men living in the United Kingdom.

Clin Endocrinol (Oxf) 2006 May;64(5):530-4

University of Edinburgh, Endocrinology Unit, Centre for Cardiovascular Science, Queen's Medical Research Institute, 47 Little France Crescent, Edinburgh, EH16 4TJ, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1365-2265.2006.02504.xDOI Listing
May 2006

Legislation on smoking in enclosed public places in Scotland: how will we evaluate the impact?

J Public Health (Oxf) 2006 Mar 17;28(1):24-30. Epub 2006 Feb 17.

NHS Health Scotland, Rosebery House, Haymarket Terrace, Edinburgh EH12 5EZ, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/pubmed/fdi080DOI Listing
March 2006

Self-reported work strain is lower in South Asian than European people: cross-sectional survey.

Ethn Health 2005 Nov;10(4):279-92

Information Services (ISD), NHS National Services, Gyle Square, 1 South Gyle Crescent, Edinburh EH12 9EB, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/13557850500159973DOI Listing
November 2005

Predicted and observed cardiovascular disease in South Asians: application of FINRISK, Framingham and SCORE models to Newcastle Heart Project data.

J Public Health (Oxf) 2005 Mar;27(1):93-100

Section of Public Health Sciences, College of Medicine and Veterinary Medicine, Edinburgh EH8 9AG, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/pubmed/fdh202DOI Listing
March 2005

Social networks and coronary heart disease risk factors in South Asians and Europeans in the UK.

Ethn Health 2003 Aug;8(3):263-75

Department of Anthropology, University of Durham, Durham, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/1355785032000136452DOI Listing
August 2003

Patterns of physical activity and relationship with risk markers for cardiovascular disease and diabetes in Indian, Pakistani, Bangladeshi and European adults in a UK population.

J Public Health Med 2002 Sep;24(3):170-8

Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University of Newcastle upon Tyne, Medical School, Framlington Place, Newcastle upon Tyne NE2 4HH.

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September 2002

Operative procedures and high-volume firms.

J Public Health Med 2002 Jun;24(2):145

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June 2002