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.