Journal Articles

  1. et. al. Effect of Home Noninvasive Ventilation With Oxygen Therapy vs Oxygen Therapy Alone on Hospital Readmission or Death After an Acute COPD Exacerbation. 317(21), 2177
  2. & 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)
  3. & A pilot study using metagenomic sequencing of the sputum microbiome suggests potential bacterial biomarkers for lung cancer. PLOS ONE 12(5), e0177062
  4. & The metabolomic detection of lung cancer biomarkers in sputum. Lung Cancer 94, 88-95.
  5. & Metagenomic Sequencing of the Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease Upper Bronchial Tract Microbiome Reveals Functional Changes Associated with Disease Severity. PLOS ONE 11(2), e0149095
  6. Tobacco smoke exposure in early life: the first African cohort studies. The International Journal of Tuberculosis and Lung Disease 20(6), 711-711.
  7. & Metabolomic-based biomarker discovery for non-invasive lung cancer screening: A case study. Biochimica et Biophysica Acta (BBA) - General Subjects 1860(11), 2682-2687.
  8. & Impaired Blood Neutrophil Function in the Frequent Exacerbator of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease: A Proof-of-Concept Study. Lung 194(6), 881-887.
  9. & Recommendations to improve smoking cessation outcomes from people with lung conditions who smoke. ERJ Open Research 2(2), 00009-2016
  10. & Altered clot microstructure detected in obstructive sleep apnoea hypopnoea syndrome. Sleep Science 9(1), 14-19.
  11. & Treatment of sleep apnea in chronic heart failure patients with auto-servo ventilation improves sleep fragmentation: a randomized controlled trial. Sleep Medicine 17, 25-31.
  12. Statement on smoking cessation in COPD and other pulmonary diseases and in smokers with comorbidities who find it difficult to quit. European Respiratory Journal 46(1), 61-79.
  13. & Short-Term Intra-Subject Variation in Exhaled Volatile Organic Compounds (VOCs) in COPD Patients and Healthy Controls and Its Effect on Disease Classification. Metabolites 4(2), 300-318.
  14. & Twice versus three-times weekly pulmonary rehabilitation in a real-life clinical setting. F1000Research
  15. & Nominal Group Technique consultation of a Pulmonary Rehabilitation Programme. F1000Research
  16. et. al. Acute haemodynamic effects of continuous positive airway pressure in awake patients with heart failure. Respirology 19(1), 47-52.
  17. et. al. Effects of Auto-Servo Ventilation on Patients with Sleep-Disordered Breathing, Stable Systolic Heart Failure and Concomitant Diastolic Dysfunction: Subanalysis of a Randomized Controlled Trial. Respiration 87(1), 54-62.
  18. & Endothelial injury markers before and after nasal continuous positive airway pressure treatment for obstructive sleep apnoea hypopnoea syndrome. Sleep and Breathing 18(3), 599-607.
  19. & Detection of Lewis antigen structural change by FTIR spectroscopy. Carbohydrate Polymers 92(2)-1301.
  20. & Tobacco industry lobbyists and their health-care clients. The Lancet 381(9865), 445
  21. Using your bullets most wisely for the smoking gun. Primary Care Respiratory Journal 22(4), 387-388.
  22. et. al. Auto-servo ventilation in heart failure with sleep apnea - a randomized controlled trial. European Respiratory Journal 42(5), 1244-1254.
  23. & Temporal changes in glucose and insulin homeostasis after biliopancreatic diversion and laparoscopic adjustable gastric banding. Surgery for Obesity and Related Diseases 8(6), 752-763.
  24. & Environmental and socio-demographic factors associated with the incidence and outcome of serious asthma: record linkage study. Eur Resp Journal 40(3), 785-788.
  25. & Machine learning methods on exhaled volatile organic compounds for distinguishing COPD patients from healthy controls. Journal of Breath Research 6(3), 036003
  26. & Emotional content of dreams in obstructive sleep apnea-hypopnea syndrome patients and sleepy snorers attending a sleep-disordered breathing clinic. J Clin Sleep Med 7, 69-74.
  27. & Smoking habits and attitudes toward tobacco bans among United Kingdom hospital staff and students.. Int J Tuberc Lung Disease 15, 1122-6.
  28. & Influence of long-term oxygen therapy on cardiac acceleration and deceleration capacity in hypoxic patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease.. Clin Physiol Funct Imaging. 31, 258-265.
  29. & Influence of smoking abstinence and nicotine replacement therapy on heart rate and QT time-series.. Clin Physiol Funct Imaging. 30, 43-50.
  30. & Does Home Telemonitoring after Pulmonary Rehabilitation Reduce Healthcare Use in Optimized COPD?? A Pilot Randomized Trial. COPD: Journal of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease 7(1), 44-50.
  31. & Evaluation of Fourier Transform InfraRed Spectroscopy as a diagnostic tool for lung cancer using sputum. BMC Cancer 10, 640-6.
  32. & ‘Do Not Attempt Resuscitation’ – Do Standardised Order Forms make a clinical difference above hand-written note entries?. Resuscitation 80(1), 113-119.
  33. & Can smokers pass from a hospital-based to a community-based stop-smoking service? An open-label, randomised trial comparing three referral schemes. J Tob Nicotine Res 11, 756-764.
  34. & Do Not Attempt Resuscitation - do standardised Order Forms make a clinical difference above hand-written note entries?. Resuscitation 80, 113-9.
  35. & Influence of bariatric surgery on indices of cardiac automatic control. Auton Neurosci 151, 168-173.
  36. & Obstructive Sleep Apnoea in Patients with Type 2 Diabetes: Aetiology and Implications for Clinical Care. Diabetes, Obesity Metab 11, 733-741.
  37. & Serum angiotensin converting enzyme and the obstructive sleep apnea hypopnea syndrome. J Clin Sleep Med 4, 325-31.


  1. & Oxford Handbook of Clinical Diagnosis.
  2. Smoking Cessation. Oxford University Press, Oxford.