Publications

Journal Articles

  1. & Development of an algorithm for determining smoking status and behaviour over the life course from UK electronic primary care records. BMC Medical Informatics and Decision Making 17(1)
  2. & Algorithms for the Capture and Adjudication of Prevalent and Incident Diabetes in UK Biobank. PLOS ONE 11(9), e0162388
  3. & Defining Disease Phenotypes in Primary Care Electronic Health Records by a Machine Learning Approach: A Case Study in Identifying Rheumatoid Arthritis. PLOS ONE 11(5), e0154515
  4. & Accuracy of electronic health record data for identifying stroke cases in large epidemiological studies. PLOS ONE 10(9)
  5. & The cost of ankylosing spondylitis in the UK using linked routine and patient-reported survey data. PLOS ONE 10(7)
  6. & Evidence for a persistent, major excess in all cause admissions to hospital in children with type-1 diabetes: results from a large Welsh national matched community cohort study. BMJ Open 5(4), e005644-e005644.
  7. & Severe flare as a predictor of poor outcome in ankylosing spondylitis: a cohort study using questionnaire and routine data linkage. Rheumatology
  8. & Hospital admissions in young people with type 1 diabetes: results from a large national matched cohort study. Diabetic Medicine 31(Suppl 1), 22
  9. & Response to Fujita et al.. The American Journal of Gastroenterology 109(1), 138-139.
  10. & Obesity in pregnancy: a retrospective prevalence-based study on health service utilisation and costs on the NHS. BMJ Open 4(2), e003983-e003983.
  11. & Association of Diabetes in Pregnancy with Child Weight at Birth, Age 12 Months and 5 Years – A Population-Based Electronic Cohort Study. PLoS ONE 8(11), e79803
  12. & Impacts of the Primary School Free Breakfast Initiative on socio-economic inequalities in breakfast consumption among 9–11-year-old schoolchildren in Wales. Public Health Nutrition, 1-10.
  13. & A comparison of the pharmacodynamic profiles of insulin detemir and insulin glargine: A single dose clamp study in people with type 2 diabetes. Diabetes & Metabolism 39(6), 537-542.
  14. & The incidence of acute pancreatitis: impact of social deprivation, alcohol consumption, seasonal and demographic factors. Alimentary Pharmacology & Therapeutics 38(5), 539-548.
  15. & Incidence of Campylobacter and Salmonella infections following first prescription for PPI: a cohort study using routine data. American Journal of Gastroenterology
  16. & Biological Flora of the British Isles: Fagus sylvatica. Journal of Ecology 100-1608.
  17. & No increased rate of acute myocardial infarction or stroke among patients with ankylosing spondylitis - a retrospective study using routine data. Seminars in Arthritis and Rheumatism 42-145.
  18. & HERALD (Health Economics using Routine Anonymised Linked Data). BMC Medical Informatics and Decision Making 12(1)
  19. & HERALD (Health Economics using Routine Anonymised Linked Data). Trials 12(Suppl 1)
  20. & Adiponectin levels in people with Latent Autoimmune Diabetes-a case control study. BMC Research Notes 3(1)
  21. & Protocol for a population-based Ankylosing Spondylitis (PAS) cohort in Wales. BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 11(1)
  22. & Grain quality in the Broadbalk Wheat Experiment and the winter North Atlantic Oscillation. The Journal of Agricultural Science 146(05)
  23. & The impact of supply, demand and grain quality on the UK bread and feed wheat price differential in the UK. The Journal of Agricultural Science 144(05)
  24. & Summer climate mediates UK wheat quality response to winter North Atlantic Oscillation. Agricultural and Forest Meteorology 130(1-2)-37.
  25. & Biological Flora of the British Isles: Sambucus nigra L.. Journal of Ecology 90-923.

Conference Contributions

  1. & (2014). Mining textual data from primary healthcare records - automatic identification of patient phenotype cohorts. Presented at 2014 International Joint Conference on Neural Networks,
  2. & (2010). SVM with entropy regularization and particle swarm optimization for identifying children's health and socioeconomic determinants of education attainments using linked datasets. Presented at The 2010 International Joint Conference on Neural Networks (IJCNN),, 1-8. doi:10.1109/IJCNN.2010.5596973