Asthma UK Centre for Applied Research


Research outputs from members of the Centre



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Hormone replacement therapy and asthma onset in menopausal women: National cohort study.

Shah SA, Tibble H, Pillinger R, McLean S, Ryan D, Critchley H, Price D, Hawrylowicz CM, Simpson CR, Soyiri IN, Appiagyei F, Sheikh A, Nwaru BI.

J Allergy Clin Immunol. 2021 May;147(5):1662-1670. doi: 10.1016/j.jaci.2020.11.024. Epub 2020 Dec 3. PMID: 33279576.

COVID-19 information for people living with asthma: A rapid review of publicly available information.

McClatchey K, Jackson T, Delaney B, Morgan N, Pinnock H, Chan AHY.

J Allergy Clin Immunol Pract. 2021 May;9(5):2070-2072. doi: 10.1016/j.jaip.2021.01.003. Epub 2021 Jan 18. PMID: 33476786; PMCID: PMC7813501.

Risk of Rehospitalization and Death in Patients Hospitalized Due to Asthma.

Ekström M, Nwaru BI, Wiklund F, Telg G, Janson C.

J Allergy Clin Immunol Pract. 2021 May;9(5):1960-1968.e4. doi: 10.1016/j.jaip.2020.12.030. Epub 2020 Dec 24. PMID: 33359587.

Psychosocial working conditions and the subjective prognosis of gainful employment among employees with asthma: a cross-sectional study.

Heinrichs K, Hummel S, Gholami J, Schultz K, Wild B, Li J, Sheikh A, Loerbroks A.

DisabilRehabil. 2021 May;43(9):1299-1306. doi: 10.1080/09638288.2019.1662496. Epub 2019 Sep 14. PMID: 31522569.

Vitamin D supplementation to prevent acute respiratory infections: a systematic review and meta-analysis of aggregate data from randomised controlled trials.

Jolliffe DA, Camargo CA Jr, Sluyter JD, Aglipay M, Aloia JF, Ganmaa D, Bergman P, Bischoff-Ferrari HA, Borzutzky A, Damsgaard CT, Dubnov-Raz G, Esposito S, Gilham C, Ginde AA, Golan-Tripto I, Goodall EC, Grant CC, Griffiths CJ, Hibbs AM, Janssens W, Khadilkar AV, Laaksi I, Lee MT, Loeb M, Maguire JL, Majak P, Mauger DT, Manaseki-Holland S, Murdoch DR, Nakashima A, Neale RE, Pham H, Rake C, Rees JR, Rosendahl J, Scragg R, Shah D, Shimizu Y, Simpson-Yap S, Trilok-Kumar G, Urashima M, Martineau AR.

Lancet Diabetes Endocrinol. 2021 May;9(5):276-292. doi: 10.1016/S2213-8587(21)00051-6. Epub 2021 Mar 30. PMID: 33798465.

Study protocol of the Edinburgh and Lothian Virus Intervention Study in Kids: a randomised controlled trial of hypertonic saline nose drops in children with upper respiratory tract infections (ELVISKids).

Ramalingam S, Graham C, Oatey K, Rayson P, Stoddart A, Sheikh A, Cunningham S; ELVIS Kids Trial Investigators.

BMJ Open. 2021 May 5;11(5):e049964. doi: 10.1136/bmjopen-2021-049964. PMID: 33952557; PMCID: PMC8103393.

Risk factors for asthma attacks and poor control in children: a prospective observational study in UK primary care.

Lo D, Beardsmore C, Roland D, Richardson M, Yang Y, Danvers L, Wilson A, Gaillard EA.

Arch Dis Child. 2021 May 20:archdischild-2020-320110. doi: 10.1136/archdischild-2020-320110. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 34016593.

Health information technology and digital innovation for national learning health and care systems.

Sheikh A, Anderson M, Albala S, Casadei B, Franklin BD, Richards M, Taylor D, Tibble H, Mossialos E.

Lancet Digit Health. 2021 Jun;3(6):e383-e396. doi: 10.1016/S2589-7500(21)00005-4. Epub 2021 May 6. PMID: 33967002.

Interim findings from first-dose mass COVID-19 vaccination roll-out and COVID-19 hospital admissions in Scotland: a national prospective cohort study.

Vasileiou E, Simpson CR, Shi T, Kerr S, Agrawal U, Akbari A, Bedston S, Beggs J, Bradley D, Chuter A, de Lusignan S, Docherty AB, Ford D, Hobbs FR, Joy M, Katikireddi SV, Marple J, McCowan C, McGagh D, McMenamin J, Moore E, Murray JL, Pan J, Ritchie L, Shah SA, Stock S, Torabi F, Tsang RS, Wood R, Woolhouse M, Robertson C, Sheikh A.

Lancet. 2021 May 1;397(10285):1646-1657. doi: 10.1016/S0140-6736(21)00677-2. Epub 2021 Apr 23. PMID: 33901420; PMCID: PMC8064669.

Precision Medicine for Paediatric Severe Asthma: Current Status and Future Direction.

Ramphul M, Lo DKH, Gaillard EA.

J Asthma Allergy. 2021 May 20;14:525-538. doi: 10.2147/JAA.S265657. PMID: 34045872; PMCID: PMC8144021.

Recurrent Severe Preschool Wheeze: From Pre-Specified Diagnostic Labels to Underlying Endotypes.

Robinson PFM, Fontanella S, Ananth S, Martin Alonso A, Cook J, Kaya-de Vries D, Polo Silveira L, Gregory L, Lloyd C, Fleming L, Bush A, Custovic A, Saglani S.

Am J Respir Crit Care Med. 2021 May 7. doi: 10.1164/rccm.202009-3696OC. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 33961755.

Ventilation heterogeneity in children with severe asthma.

Nuttall AG, Beardsmore CS, Gaillard EA.

Eur J Pediatr. 2021 May 13. doi: 10.1007/s00431-021-04101-3. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 33987684.

An external validation of the QCovid risk prediction algorithm for risk of mortality from COVID-19 in adults: a national validation cohort study in England.

Nafilyan V, Humberstone B, Mehta N, Diamond I, Coupland C, Lorenzi L, Pawelek P, Schofield R, Morgan J, Brown P, Lyons R, Sheikh A, Hippisley-Cox J.

Lancet Digit Health. 2021 May 25:S2589-7500(21)00080-7. doi: 10.1016/S2589-7500(21)00080-7. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 34049834; PMCID: PMC8148652.

The effects of social distancing and self-isolation during the COVID-19 pandemic on adults diagnosed with asthma: A qualitative study.

Tyson L, Hardeman W, Stratton G, Wilson AM, Semlyen J.

J Health Psychol. 2021 May 4:13591053211012766. doi: 10.1177/13591053211012766. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 33947267.

Evidence suggests dexamethasone is a better choice than prednisolone for acute asthma attacks in children.

Sinha IP.

Arch Dis Child. 2021 May 24:archdischild-2020-321499. doi: 10.1136/archdischild-2020-321499. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 34031028.

Piling Pelion upon Ossa: surely we already have enough non-evidence based ways of treating acute asthma?

Levy ML, Fleming L, Goldring S, Bush A.

Arch DisChild. 2021 May 25:archdischild-2020-321498. doi: 10.1136/archdischild-2020-321498. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 34035036.

Treatment of mild- to-moderate asthma in childhood and adolescence in 2021.

Abrams EM, Shaker M, Greenhawt M, Fernandes RM, Sinha I.

Lancet Respir Med. 2021 May;9(5):443-445. doi: 10.1016/S2213-2600(21)00135-1. Epub 2021 Mar 12. PMID: 33721559.

The inflammatory profile of exacerbations in patients with severe refractory eosinophilic asthma receiving mepolizumab (the MEX study): a prospective observational study.

McDowell PJ, Diver S, Yang F, Borg C, Busby J, Brown V, Shrimanker R, Cox C, Brightling CE, Chaudhuri R, Pavord ID, Heaney LG; Medical Research Council: Refractory Asthma Stratification Programme (RASP-UK Consortium).

Lancet Respir Med. 2021 May 7:S2213-2600(21)00004-7. doi: 10.1016/S2213-2600(21)00004-7. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 33971168.

The Role of Mobile Health Technologies in Stratifying Patients for AIT and Its Cessation: The ARIA -EAACI Perspective.

Bousquet J, Jutel M, Pfaar O, Fonseca JA, Agache I, Czarlewski W, Bachert C, Bergmann KC, Cruz AA, Klimek L, Kvedariene V, Larenas-Linnemann DE, Papadopoulos NG, Patella V, Regateiro FS, Scichilone N, Shamji MH, Sheikh A, Valovirta E, Ventura MT, Zuberbier T.

J Allergy Clin Immunol Pract. 2021 May;9(5):1805-1812. doi: 10.1016/j.jaip.2021.02.035. Epub 2021 Mar 1. PMID: 33662672.

Publisher Correction: School-based self-management interventions for asthma among primary school children: a systematic review.

Ramdzan SN, Suhaimi J, Harris KM, Khoo EM, Liew SM, Cunningham S, Pinnock H.

NPJ Prim Care Respir Med. 2021 May 6;31(1):26. doi: 10.1038/s41533-021-00240-0. Erratum for: NPJ Prim Care Respir Med. 2021 Apr 1;31(1):18. PMID: 33958596; PMCID: PMC8102472.



Publications 2020-2018

A summary of selected relevant publications by members of the Asthma UK Centre for Applied Research is available as both a PDF and an EXCEL sheet. Includes publications up to and including October 2020.