Lyons, R. (2016). Global, regional, and national life expectancy, all-cause mortality, and cause-specific mortality for 249 causes of death, 1980–2015: a systematic analysis for the Global Burden of Disease Study 2015. The Lancet 388(10053), 1459-1544.
Nwaru BI, Mukherjee M, Gupta RP, Farr A, Heaven M, Stoddart A, Bandyopadhyay A, Fitzsimmons D, Shields M, Phillips C, Chamberlain G, Fischbacher C, Dibben C, Aftab C, Simpson CR, Lyons R, Strachan D, Davies GA, McKinstry B, Sheikh A (2015). Challenges of harmonising data from UK national health surveys: a case study of attempts to estimate the UK prevalence of asthma..
Lyons, R. (2015). Global, regional, and national age–sex specific all-cause and cause-specific mortality for 240 causes of death, 1990–2013: a systematic analysis for the Global Burden of Disease Study 2013. The Lancet 385(9963), 117-171.
Rubbo, B.,Fitzpatrick, N.,Denaxas, S.,Daskalopoulou, M.,Yu, N.,Patel, R. & Hemingway, H. (2015). Use of electronic health records to ascertain, validate and phenotype acute myocardial infarction: A systematic review and recommendations. International Journal of Cardiology 187, 705-711.
Lyons, R. (2015). Global, regional, and national incidence, prevalence, and years lived with disability for 301 acute and chronic diseases and injuries in 188 countries, 1990–2013: a systematic analysis for the Global Burden of Disease Study 2013. The Lancet 386(9995), 743-800.
Murray, C.,Barber, R.,Foreman, K.,Ozgoren, A.,Abd-Allah, F.,Abera, S.,Aboyans, V.,Abraham, J.,Abubakar, I.,Abu-Raddad, L.,Abu-Rmeileh, N.,Achoki, T.,Ackerman, I.,Ademi, Z.,Adou, A.,Adsuar, J.,Afshin, A.,Agardh, E.,Alam, S., et. al. (2015). Global, regional, and national disability-adjusted life years (DALYs) for 306 diseases and injuries and healthy life expectancy (HALE) for 188 countries, 1990–2013: quantifying the epidemiological transition. The Lancet
Lloyd, K.,McGregor, J.,John, A.,Craddock, N.,Walters, J.,Linden, D.,Jones, I.,Bentall, R.,Lyons, R.,Ford, D. & Owen, M. (2015). A national population-based e-cohort of people with psychosis (PsyCymru) linking prospectively ascertained phenotypically rich and genetic data to routinely collected records: Overview, recruitment and linkage. Schizophrenia Research 166(1-3), 131-136.
Newton, J.,Briggs, A.,Murray, C.,Dicker, D.,Foreman, K.,Wang, H.,Naghavi, M.,Forouzanfar, M.,Ohno, S.,Barber, R.,Vos, T.,Stanaway, J.,Schmidt, J.,Hughes, A.,Fay, D.,Ecob, R.,Gresser, C.,McKee, M.,Rutter, H., et. al. (2015). Changes in health in England, with analysis by English regions and areas of deprivation, 1990–2013: a systematic analysis for the Global Burden of Disease Study 2013. The Lancet
Nwaru, B.,Mukherjee, M.,Gupta, R.,Farr, A.,Heaven, M.,Stoddart, A.,Bandyopadhyay, A.,Fitzsimmons, D.,Shields, M.,Phillips, C.,Chamberlain, G.,Fischbacher, C.,Dibben, C.,Aftab, C.,Simpson, C.,Lyons, R.,Strachan, D.,Davies, G.,McKinstry, B. et. al. (2015). Challenges of harmonising data from UK national health surveys: a case study of attempts to estimate the UK prevalence of asthma. Journal of the Royal Society of Medicine 108(11), 433-439.
White, J.,Greene, G.,Dunstan, F.,Rodgers, S.,Lyons, R.,Humphreys, I.,John, A.,Webster, C.,Palmer, S.,Elliott, E.,Phillips, C. & Fone, D. (2014). The Communities First (ComFi) study: protocol for a prospective controlled quasi-experimental study to evaluate the impact of area-wide regeneration on mental health and social cohesion in deprived communities. BMJ Open 4(10), e006530-e006530.
Quinn, T.,Snooks, H.,Carter, B.,Dale, J.,Foster, T.,Humphreys, I.,Logan, P.,Lyons, R.,Mason, S.,Phillips, C.,Sanchez, A.,Wani, M.,Watkins, A.,Wells, B.,Whitfield, R. & Russell, I. (2014). Support and Assessment for Fall Emergency Referrals (SAFER 1): Cluster Randomised Trial of Computerised Clinical Decision Support for Paramedics. PLoS ONE 9(9), e106436
Kendrick D, Vinogradova Y, Coupland C, Mulvaney CA, Christie N, Lyons RA, Towner EL, UK Burden of Injuries Study Group (2013). Recovery from injury: the UK Burden of Injury Multicentre Longitudinal Study. Injury Prevention 19(6), 370-381.
Fone DL, Dunstan F, White J, Kelly M, Farewell D, John G, Lyons RA, Lloyd K (2013). Cohort Profile: The Caerphilly Health and Social Needs Electronic Cohort Study (E-CATALyST). International Journal of Epidemiology 42(6), 1620-1628.
Brophy S, Jones KH, Rahman MA, Zhou SM, John A, Atkinson MD, Francis N, Lyons RA, Dunstan F (2013). Incidence of Campylobacter and Salmonella Infections Following First Prescription for PPI: A Cohort Study Using Routine Data. The American Journal of Gastroenterology 108(7), 1094-1100.
Murray CJ, Richards MA, Newton JN, Fenton KA, Anderson HR, Atkinson C, Bennett D, Bernabé E, Blencowe H, Bourne R, Braithwaite T, Brayne C, Bruce NG, Brugha TS, Burney P, Dherani M, Dolk H, Edmond K, Ezzati M, Flaxman AD (2013). UK health performance: findings of the Global Burden of Disease Study 2010. The Lancet 381(9871), 997-1020.
Paulsen MT, Veloso A, Prasad J, Bedi K, Ljungman EA, Tsan YC, Chang CW, Tarrier B, Washburn JG, Lyons R, Robinson DR, Kumar-Sinha C, Wilson TE, Ljungman M (2013). Coordinated regulation of synthesis and stability of RNA during the acute TNF-induced proinflammatory response. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 110(6), 2240-2245.
Lyons RA, Kendrick D, Towner EM, Coupland C, Hayes M, Christie N, Sleney J, Jones S, Kimberlee R, Rodgers SE, Turner S, Brussoni M, Vinogradova Y, Sarvotham T, Macey S (2013). The Advocacy for Pedestrian Safety Study: Cluster Randomised Trial Evaluating a Political Advocacy Approach to Reduce Pedestrian Injuries in Deprived Communities. PLoS ONE 8(4), e60158
Fone DL, Farewell DM, White J, Lyons RA, Dunstan FD (2013). Socioeconomic patterning of excess alcohol consumption and binge drinking: a cross-sectional study of multilevel associations with neighbourhood deprivation. BMJ Open 3(4), e002337-e002337.
Khanom A, Hill RA, Brophy S, Morgan K, Rapport F, Lyons R (2013). Mothers’ perspectives on the delivery of childhood injury messages: a qualitative study from the growing up in Wales, environments for healthy living study (EHL). BMC Public Health 13(1), 806
Hutchings HA, Evans A, Barnes P, Demmler J, Heaven M, Hyatt MA, James-Ellison M, Lyons RA, Maddocks A, Paranjothy S, Rodgers SE, Dunstan F (2013). Do Children Who Move Home and School Frequently Have Poorer Educational Outcomes in Their Early Years at School? An Anonymised Cohort Study. PLoS ONE 8(8), e70601
Gabbe BJ, Harrison JE, Lyons RA, Edwards ER, Cameron PA, Victorian Orthopaedic Trauma Outcomes Registry (2013). Comparison of measures of comorbidity for predicting disability 12-months post-injury. BMC Health Services Research 13(1), 30
Salomon, J.Vos, T.Hogan, D.Gagnon, M.Naghavi, M.Mokdad, A.Begum, N.Shah, R.Karyana, M.Kosen, S.Farje, M.Moncada, G.Dutta, A.Sazawal, S.Dyer, A.Seiler, J.Aboyans, V.Baker, L.Baxter, A.Benjamin, E.Bhalla, K.Abdulhak, A.Blyth, F.Bourne, R.Braithwaite, T.Brooks, P.Brugha, T.Bryan-Hancock, C.Buchbinder, R. (2012). Common values in assessing health outcomes from disease and injury: disability weights measurement study for the Global Burden of Disease Study 2010. The Lancet 380(9859), 2129-2143.
Vos, T.,Flaxman, A.,Naghavi, M.,Lozano, R.,Michaud, C.,Ezzati, M.,Shibuya, K.,Salomon, J.,Abdalla, S.,Aboyans, V.,Abraham, J.,Ackerman, I.,Aggarwal, R.,Ahn, S.,Ali, M.,Alvarado, M.,Anderson, H.,Anderson, L.,Andrews, K., et. al. (2012). Years lived with disability (YLDs) for 1160 sequelae of 289 diseases and injuries 1990–2010: a systematic analysis for the Global Burden of Disease Study 2010. The Lancet 380(9859), 2163-2196.
Murray, C.,Vos, T.,Lozano, R.,Naghavi, M.,Flaxman, A.,Michaud, C.,Ezzati, M.,Shibuya, K.,Salomon, J.,Abdalla, S.,Aboyans, V.,Abraham, J.,Ackerman, I.,Aggarwal, R.,Ahn, S.,Ali, M.,Alvarado, M.,Anderson, H.,Anderson, L., et. al. (2012). Disability-adjusted life years (DALYs) for 291 diseases and injuries in 21 regions, 1990–2010: a systematic analysis for the Global Burden of Disease Study 2010. The Lancet 380(9859), 2197-2223.
Cameron CM, Scuffham PA, Spinks A, Scott R, Sipe N, Ng S, Wilson A, Searle J, Lyons RA, Kendall E, Halford K, Griffiths LR, Homel R, McClure RJ (2012). Environments for Healthy Living (EFHL) Griffith Birth Cohort Study: Background and Methods. Maternal and Child Health Journal 16(9), 1896-1905.
Roberts SE, Button LA, Hopkin JM, Goldacre MJ, Lyons RA, Rodgers SE, Akbari A, Lewis KE (2012). Influence of social deprivation and air pollutants on serious asthma. European Respiratory Journal 40(3), 785-788.
Gabbe BJ, Lyons RA, Sutherland AM, Hart MJ, Cameron PA (2012). Level of agreement between patient and proxy responses to the EQ-5D health questionnaire 12 months after injury. The Journal of Trauma Injury Infection and Critical Care 72(4), 1102-1105.
Kendrick D, Vinogradova Y, Coupland C, Christie N, Lyons RA, Towner E, UK Burden of Injuries Study Group (2012). Making a successful return to work: the UK burden of injury multicentre longitudinal study. British Journal of General Practice 62(595), 82-90.
Reilly R, Paranjothy S, Beer H, Brooks CJ, Fielder HM, Lyons RA (2012). Birth outcomes following treatment for precancerous changes to the cervix: a population-based record linkage study. BJOG: An International Journal of Obstetrics & Gynaecology 119(2), 236-244.
Economou A, Grey M, McGregor J, Craddock N, Lyons RA, Owen MJ, Price V, Thomson S, Walters JT, Lloyd K (2012). The health informatics cohort enhancement project (HICE): using routinely collected primary care data to identify people with a lifetime diagnosis of psychotic disorder. BMC Research Notes 5(1), 95
Ford DV, Jones KH, Middleton RM, Lockhart-Jones H, Maramba ID, Noble GJ, Osborne LA, Lyons RA (2012). The feasibility of collecting information from people with Multiple Sclerosis for the UK MS Register via a web portal: characterising a cohort of people with MS. BMC Medical Informatics and Decision Making 12(1), 73
Kendrick D, Vinogradova Y, Coupland C, Christie N, Lyons RA, Towner EL, UK Burden of Injuries Study Group (2012). Getting back to work after injury: the UK Burden of Injury multicentre longitudinal study. BMC Public Health 12(1), 584
Bischoff-Ferrari, H.,Willett, W.,Orav, E.,Lips, P.,Meunier, P.,Lyons, R.,Flicker, L.,Wark, J.,Jackson, R.,Cauley, J.,Meyer, H.,Pfeifer, M.,Sanders, K.,Stähelin, H.,Theiler, R. & Dawson-Hughes, B. (2012). A Pooled Analysis of Vitamin D Dose Requirements for Fracture Prevention. New England Journal of Medicine 367(1), 40-49.
Polinder, S.Haagsma, J.Lyons, R.Gabbe, B.Ameratunga, S.Cryer, C.Derrett, S.Harrison, J.Segui-Gomez, M. & Beeck, E. (2012). Measuring the Population Burden of Fatal and Nonfatal Injury. Epidemiologic Reviews 34(1), 17-31.
Black JA, Herbison GP, Lyons RA, Polinder S, Derrett S (2011). Recovery After Injury: An Individual Patient Data Meta-Analysis of General Health Status Using the EQ-5D. The Journal of Trauma: Injury, Infection, and Critical Care 71(4), 1003-1010.
Stephens JW, Carman JE, Brooks CJ, Lyons RA, Ford DV, Price DE, Bain SC (2011). Comment on: Polonsky et al. Structured Self-Monitoring of Blood Glucose Significantly Reduces A1C Levels in Poorly Controlled, Noninsulin-Treated Type 2 Diabetes: Results From the Structured Testing Program Study. Diabetes Care 2011;34:262-267. Diabetes Care 34(5), e57-e57.
Brophy S, Cooksey R, Lyons RA, Thomas NE, Rodgers SE, Gravenor MB (2011). Parental factors associated with walking to school and participation in organised activities at age 5: Analysis of the Millennium Cohort Study. BMC Public Health 11(1), 14
Villoslada, P.,Gabbe, B.,Lyons, R.,Lecky, F.,Bouamra, O.,Woodford, M.,Coats, T. & Cameron, P. (2011). Comparison of Mortality Following Hospitalisation for Isolated Head Injury in England and Wales, and Victoria, Australia. PLoS ONE 6(5), e20545
Lyons, R.,Kendrick, D.,Towner, E.,Christie, N.,Macey, S.,Coupland, C.,Gabbe, B. & Lagarde, E. (2011). Measuring the Population Burden of Injuries—Implications for Global and National Estimates: A Multi-centre Prospective UK Longitudinal Study. PLoS Medicine 8(12), e1001140
Brooks CJ, Lyons RA, Jones KH, Hutton AJ, Walker R, Evans KA, Lloyd K, Ford DV (2010). The prescribed duration algorithm: utilising ‘free text’ from multiple primary care electronic systems. Pharmacoepidemiology and Drug Safety 19(9), 983-989.
Lyons RA, Finch CF, McClure R, van Beeck E, Macey S (2010). The injury List Of All Deficits (LOAD) Framework – conceptualising the full range of deficits and adverse outcomes following injury and violence. International Journal of Injury Control and Safety Promotion 17(3), 145-159.
Meerding WJ, Polinder S, Lyons RA, Petridou ET, Toet H, van Beeck F, Mulder S (2010). How adequate are emergency department home and leisure injury surveillance systems for cross-country comparisons in Europe?. International Journal of Injury Control and Safety Promotion 17(1), 13-22.
Rodgers SE, Jones SJ, Macey SM, Lyons RA (2010). Using geographical information systems to assess the equitable distribution of traffic-calming measures: translational research. Injury Prevention 16(1), 7-11.
McGregor J, Brooks C, Chalasani P, Chukwuma J, Hutchings H, Lyons RA, Lloyd K (2010). The Health Informatics Trial Enhancement Project (HITE): Using routinely collected primary care data to identify potential participants for a depression trial. Trials 11(1), 39
Hill RA, Brophy S, Brunt H, Storey M, Thomas NE, Thornton CA, Palmer S, Dunstan F, Paranjothy S, McClure R, Rodgers SE, Lyons RA (2010). Protocol of the baseline assessment for the Environments for Healthy Living (EHL) Wales cohort study. BMC Public Health 10(1), 150
Brophy S, Cooksey R, Gravenor MB, Weston C, Macey SM, John G, Williams R, Lyons RA (2010). Population based absolute and relative survival to 1 year of people with diabetes following a myocardial infarction: A cohort study using hospital admissions data. BMC Public Health 10(1), 338
Polinder S, Haagsma JA, Belt E, Lyons RA, Erasmus V, Lund J, van Beeck EF (2010). A systematic review of studies measuring health-related quality of life of general injury populations. BMC Public Health 10(1), 783
Rodgers SE, Lyons RA, Dsilva R, Jones KH, Brooks CJ, Ford DV, John G, Verplancke JP (2009). Residential Anonymous Linking Fields (RALFs): a novel information infrastructure to study the interaction between the environment and individuals' health. Journal of Public Health 31(4), 582-588.
Brooks CJ, Stephens JW, Price DE, Ford DV, Lyons RA, Prior SL, Bain SC (2009). Use of a patient linked data warehouse to facilitate diabetes trial recruitment from primary care. Primary Care Diabetes 3(4), 245-248.
James-Ellison M, Barnes P, Maddocks A, Wareham K, Drew P, Dickson W, Lyons RA, Hutchings H (2009). Social health outcomes following thermal injuries: a retrospective matched cohort study. Archives of Disease in Childhood 94(9), 663-667.
Brooks CJ, Tang TS, Ford DV, Lyons RA, Price DE, Bain SC, Stephens JW (2009). Are blood pressure levels taken during a secondary care diabetic clinic likely to be higher than when measured in primary care?. Primary Care Diabetes 3(3), 193-195.
Lyons RA, Jones KH, John G, Brooks CJ, Verplancke JP, Ford DV, Brown G, Leake K (2009). The SAIL databank: linking multiple health and social care datasets. BMC Medical Informatics and Decision Making 9(1), 3
Ford DV, Jones KH, Verplancke JP, Lyons RA, John G, Brown G, Brooks CJ, Thompson S, Bodger O, Couch T, Leake K (2009). The SAIL Databank: building a national architecture for e-health research and evaluation. BMC Health Services Research 9(1), 157
Lyons RA, Towner E, Christie N, Kendrick D, Jones SJ, Hayes M, Kimberlee R, Sarvotham T, Macey S, Brussoni M, Sleney J, Coupland C, Phillips C (2008). The Advocacy in Action Study a cluster randomized controlled trial to reduce pedestrian injuries in deprived communities. Injury Prevention 14(2), e1-e1.
Urso-Baiarda F, Lyons RA, Laing JH, Brophy S, Wareham K, Camp D (2008). A prospective evaluation of the Modified Hand Injury Severity Score in predicting return to work. International Journal of Surgery 6(1), 45-50.
Polinder S, Meerding WJ, Lyons RA, Haagsma JA, Toet H, Petridou ET, Mulder S, van Beeck EF (2008). International variation in clinical injury incidence: Exploring the performance of indicators based on health care, anatomical and outcome criteria. Accident Analysis & Prevention 40(1), 182-191.
Alexandrescu R, O'Brien SJ, Lyons RA, Lecky FE, Trauma Audit and Research Network (2008). A proposed approach in defining population-based rates of major injury from a trauma registry dataset: delineation of hospital catchment areas (I). BMC Health Services Research 8(1), 80
Lyons RA, Johansen A, Brophy S, Newcombe RG, Phillips CJ, Lervy B, Evans R, Wareham K, Stone MD (2007). Preventing fractures among older people living in institutional care: a pragmatic randomised double blind placebo controlled trial of vitamin D supplementation. Osteoporosis International 18(6), 811-818.
Van Beeck EF, Larsen CF, Lyons RA, Meerding WJ, Mulder S, Essink-Bot ML (2007). Guidelines for the Conduction of Follow-up Studies Measuring Injury-Related Disability. The Journal of Trauma: Injury, Infection, and Critical Care 62(2), 534-550.
Lyons RA, Towner EE, Kendrick D, Christie N, Brophy S, Phillips CJ, Coupland C, Carter R, Groom L, Sleney J, Evans PA, Pallister I, Coffey F (2007). The UK Burden of Injury Study – a protocol. [National Research Register number: M0044160889]. BMC Public Health 7(1), 317
Lyons RA, Polinder S, Larsen CF, Mulder S, Meerding WJ, Toet H, Van Beeck E, Eurocost Reference Group (2006). Methodological issues in comparing injury incidence across countries. International Journal of Injury Control and Safety Promotion 13(2), 63-70.
Lyons RA, John A, Brophy S, Jones SJ, Johansen A, Kemp A, Lannon S, Patterson J, Rolfe B, Sander LV, Weightman A (2006). Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews. Modification of the home environment for the reduction of injuries
Jones SJ, Lyons RA, Evans R, Newcombe RG, Nash P, McCabe M, Palmer SR (2004). Effectiveness of rugby headgear in preventing soft tissue injuries to the head: a case-control and video cohort study. British Journal of Sports Medicine 38(2), 159-162.
Brennan nee Saunders J, Johansen A, Butler J, Stone M, Richmond P, Jones S, Lyons RA (2003). Place of residence and risk of fracture in older people: a population-based study of over 65-year-olds in Cardiff. Osteoporosis International 14(6), 515-519.
Lyons RA, Sander LV, Weightman AL, Patterson J, Jones SA, Rolfe B, Kemp A, Johansen A (2003). Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews. Modification of the home environment for the reduction of injuries
Sibert JR, Lyons RA, Smith BA, Cornall P, Sumner V, Craven MA, Kemp AM, Safe Water Information Monitor Collaboration (2002). Preventing deaths by drowning in children in the United Kingdom: have we made progress in 10 years? Population based incidence study. BMJ 324(7345), 1070-1071.
Lyons RA, Jones S, Kemp A, Sibert J, Shepherd J, Richmond P, Bartlett C, Palmer SR (2002). Development and use of a population based injury surveillance system: the All Wales Injury Surveillance System (AWISS). Injury Prevention 8(1), 83-86.
Heslin JM, Soveri PJ, Winoy JB, Lyons RA, Buttanshaw AC, Kovacic L, Daley JA, Gonzalo E (2001). Health status and service utilisation of older people in different European countries. Scandinavian Journal of Primary Health Care 19(4), 218-222.
Lyons RA, Wright D, Fielder HM, McCabe M, Gunneberg A, Nash P, Routledge P, Rees H (2000). Investigation of an acute chemical incident: exposure to fluorinated hydrocarbons. Occupational and Environmental Medicine 57(9), 577-581.
Lyons RA, Sibert J, McCabe M (1999). Injury surveillance programmes, ethics, and the Data Protection Act Sharing data to prevent injuries Potential problems for tenants The legal position Ethical viewpoint. BMJ 319(7206), 372-375.
Lyons RA, Monaghan SP, Heaven M, Littlepage BN, Vincent TJ, Draper GJ (1995). Incidence of leukaemia and lymphoma in young people in the vicinity of the petrochemical plant at Baglan Bay, South Wales, 1974 to 1991.. Occupational and Environmental Medicine 52(4), 225-228.