Publications by authors named "Natalie S Blencowe"

38 Publications

Discussing surgical innovation with patients: a qualitative study of surgeons' and governance representatives' views.

BMJ Open 2020 11 6;10(11):e035251. Epub 2020 Nov 6.

National Institute for Health Research Bristol Biomedical Research Centre Surgical Innovation Theme, University of Bristol, Bristol, UK

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November 2020

A modified Delphi process to establish future research priorities in malignant oesophagogastric surgery.

Surgeon 2020 Dec 16;18(6):321-326. Epub 2019 Dec 16.

Cancer Sciences Unit, University of Southampton, Southampton, SO17 1BJ, UK. Electronic address:

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December 2020

Reporting of key methodological issues in placebo-controlled trials of surgery needs improvement: a systematic review.

J Clin Epidemiol 2020 03 28;119:109-116. Epub 2019 Nov 28.

National Institute of Health Research (NIHR), Biomedical Research Centre at University Hospitals Bristol NHS Foundation Trust and the University of Bristol, Surgical Innovation theme and the Medical Research Council ConDuCT-II Hub for Trials Methodology Research, Bristol Centre for Surgical Research, Population Health Sciences, Bristol Medical School, Bristol, UK; Division of Surgery, University Hospitals Bristol NHS Foundation Trust, Bristol, UK.

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March 2020

Introduction and adoption of innovative invasive procedures and devices in the NHS: an in-depth analysis of written policies and qualitative interviews (the INTRODUCE study protocol).

BMJ Open 2019 08 26;9(8):e029963. Epub 2019 Aug 26.

National Institute for Health Research Bristol Biomedical Research Centre Surgical Innovation Theme and the Medical Research Council ConDuCT-II Hub for Trials Methodology Research, Bristol Centre for Surgical Research, Bristol Medical School: Population Health Sciences, University of Bristol, Bristol, UK.

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August 2019

What is an invasive procedure? A definition to inform study design, evidence synthesis and research tracking.

BMJ Open 2019 07 30;9(7):e028576. Epub 2019 Jul 30.

Centre for Surgical Research, Population Health Sciences, University of Bristol, Bristol, UK.

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July 2019

Management of patients after laparoscopic procedures.

BMJ 2018 02 8;360:k120. Epub 2018 Feb 8.

Gloucestershire Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, Gloucestershire, UK

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February 2018

Integrated surgical academic training in the UK: a cross-sectional survey.

Postgrad Med J 2017 Oct 13;93(1104):581-586. Epub 2017 Apr 13.

Association of Surgeons in Training, Lincoln's Inn Fields, London, UK.

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October 2017

The effect of trainee research collaboratives in the UK.

Lancet Gastroenterol Hepatol 2017 04 9;2(4):247-248. Epub 2017 Mar 9.

National Surgical Research Collaboration, Academic Department of Surgery, University of Birmingham, Edgbaston, Birmingham B15 2TH, UK.

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April 2017

Delivering successful randomized controlled trials in surgery: Methods to optimize collaboration and study design.

Clin Trials 2017 Apr 31;14(2):211-218. Epub 2017 Jan 31.

1 Centre for Surgical Research, School of Social and Community Medicine, University of Bristol, Bristol, UK.

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April 2017

'Trial Exegesis': Methods for Synthesizing Clinical and Patient Reported Outcome (PRO) Data in Trials to Inform Clinical Practice. A Systematic Review.

PLoS One 2016 29;11(8):e0160998. Epub 2016 Aug 29.

Centre for Surgical Research, School of Social and Community Medicine, University of Bristol, Canynge Hall, Bristol, United Kingdom.

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August 2017

Novel ways to explore surgical interventions in randomised controlled trials: applying case study methodology in the operating theatre.

Trials 2015 Dec 28;16:589. Epub 2015 Dec 28.

Centre for Surgical Research, School of Social and Community Medicine, University of Bristol, 39 Whatley Road, Bristol, BS8 2PS, UK.

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December 2015

A Systematic Review of Patient-reported Outcomes in Randomized Controlled Trials of Unplanned General Surgery.

World J Surg 2016 Feb;40(2):267-76

Centre for Surgical Research, School of Social and Community Medicine, University of Bristol, Canynge Hall, 39 Whatley Road, Clifton, Bristol, BS8 2PS, UK.

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February 2016

Interventions in randomised controlled trials in surgery: issues to consider during trial design.

Trials 2015 Sep 4;16:392. Epub 2015 Sep 4.

Centre for Surgical Research, School of Social and Community Medicine, University of Bristol, Canynge Hall, 39 Whatley Road, Clifton, Bristol, BS8 2PS, UK.

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September 2015