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Professor Andy Vail - publications

List of publications

2015

  • Vail, A., Akobeng, A. K., O’Leary, N., Brown, N., Widiatmoko, D., Fagbemi, A., & Thomas, A. G. (2015). Telephone consultation as a substitute for routine out-patient face-to-face consultation for children with inflammatory bowel disease: randomised controlled trial and economic evaluation. EBioMedicine, 2, 1251-1256. DOI:http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ebiom.2015.08.011
    . Publication link: c867dd46-edc0-4b3b-b840-05fb1439a95f
  • Smith, C. J., Kishore, A. K., Vail, A., Chamorro, A., Garau, J., Hopkins, S. J., ... Smith, S. (2015). How Is Pneumonia Diagnosed in Clinical Stroke Research? A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis. Stroke, 46(5), 1202-1209. DOI:10.1161/STROKEAHA.114.007843
    . Publication link: fb659b55-3d40-41a6-b3ec-c348f861ee10
  • Vail, A., Tyson, S., Wilkinson, J., Thomas, N., Selles, R., McCabe, C., & Tyrrell, P. (2015). Phase II pragmatic randomized controlled trial of patient-led therapies (mirror therapy and lower limb exercises) during inpatient stroke rehabilitation.Neurorehabilitation and Neural Repair. DOI:10.1177/1545968314565513.
    . Publication link: 76af80d4-a9ab-47c4-9e77-bbb4981646f7
  • Vail, A., Wallingford, S. C., Russell, S. A., Proby, C. M., Lear, J. T., & Green, A. C. (2015). Actinic keratosis, actinic field change and associations with squamous cell carcinoma in renal transplant recipients in Manchester, UK. Acta Dermato-Venereologica, 95, 830-834. DOI:10.2340/00015555-2098
    . Publication link: 461aae52-6f6e-4f68-8dcd-7a95bb09a14a
  • Vail, A., Horne, M., Thomas, N., Mccabe, C., Selles, R., Tyrrell, P., ... Rehabilitation, . U. (2015). No title. Disability and Rehabilitation, 37(25), 2344-2349. DOI:10.3109/09638288.2015.1024341
    . Publication link: f8d2fc86-bcde-4972-83b6-86809c20cee3
  • Gould, M., Farrar, M. D., Kift, R., Berry, J. L., Mughal, M. Z., Bundy, C., ... Rhodes, L. E. (2015). Sunlight exposure and photoprotection behaviour of white Caucasian adolescents in the UK. Journal of the European Academy of Dermatology and Venereology, 29(4), 732-737. DOI:10.1111/jdv.12669
    . Publication link: bd3be936-ad5c-407e-adb3-831d6ef05a5d | PubMed:25185510
  • Farrar, M. D., Webb, A., Kift, R., Berry, J., Vail, A., & Rhodes, L. (2015). Impact of skin pigmentation on rate of rise of serum 25OHD following simulated sunlight exposures to habitually exposed skin sites. In Oral presentation.
    . Publication link: 0eec8e51-62f9-4929-b997-c0148f507dca
  • Vail, A., Tyson, S. F., Thomas, N., Tyrrell, P., & P., . U. (2015). Recruiting to in-patient based rehabilitation trials: lessons learnt from a randomised controlled trial of patient-led therapy during stroke rehabilitation. Trials, 16(75), 75. [75]. DOI:10.1186/s13063-015-0588-2
    . Publication link: 5673e834-19b8-4f0e-aa44-2df3c50aa9b2
  • Vail, A., Smith, C. J., Kishore, A. K., Chamorro, A., Garau, J., Hopkins, S. J., ... Beek, D. V. D. (2015). Diagnosis of stroke-associated pneumonia: recommendations from the Pneumonia In Stroke ConsEnsuS (PISCES) Group. Stroke, 46, 2335-2340. DOI:10.1161/STROKEAHA.115.009617
    . Publication link: c6c71ae7-78fd-484f-a0df-d92475a85e6b
  • Vail, A., Horne, M., Thomas, N., Selles, R., McCabe, C., & Tyson, S. (2015). Staff's views of delivering patient-led therapy during in-patient stroke rehabilitation: a focus group study with lessons for trial fidelity. Trials, 16, 137. DOI:10.1186/s13063-015-0646-9
    . Publication link: f6c1c3a9-3c71-4d06-956f-725a019fdb23
  • Vail, A., Parry-Jones, A., Mould, A., Hanley, D., Wang, X., Sato, S., & Anderson, C. S. (2015). Edema extension distance: an outcome measure for phase II clinical trials targeting edema after intracerebral haemorrhage. Stroke, 46, e137-e140. DOI:10.1161/STROKEAHA.115.008818
    . Publication link: 5d06a31a-eb60-46b6-90d2-568e3544c103 | PubMed:25944323

2014

  • Vail, A., Wig, S., Wilkinson, J., Moore, T., Manning, J., Chevance, A., & Herrick, A. (2014). A longitudinal study of ankle brachial pressure indices in a cohort of patients with systemic sclerosis.Rheumatology (Print), 53(11), 2009-2013. DOI:10.1093/rheumatology/keu227
    . Publication link: 7ebaef47-4990-4fd4-8824-a8d2334df277 | PubMed:24907152
  • Kishore, A., Vail, A., Majid, A., Dawson, J., Lees, K. R., Tyrrell, P. J., & Smith, C. J. (2014). Detection of atrial fibrillation after ischemic stroke or transient ischemic attack: A systematic review and meta-analysis. Stroke, 45(2), 520-526. DOI:10.1161/STROKEAHA.113.003433
    . Publication link: c7f1cbd0-dd0a-45a2-a0eb-201d06383af2
  • Stephens, R. J., Langley, R. E., Mulvenna, P., Nankivell, M., Vail, A., & Parmar, M. K. B. (2014). Interim results in clinical trials: Do we need to keep all interim randomised clinical trial results confidential?. Lung Cancer, 85(2), 116-118. DOI:10.1016/j.lungcan.2014.05.012
    . Publication link: 0065e8ca-b8cd-40fd-948e-7f4b72f3e780
  • Singh, N., Hopkins, S. J., Hulme, S., Galea, J. P., Hoadley, M., Vail, A., ... Tyrrell, P. J. (2014). The effect of intravenous interleukin-1 receptor antagonist on inflammatory mediators in cerebrospinal fluid after subarachnoid haemorrhage: A phase II randomised controlled trial. Journal of Neuroinflammation, 11, [1]. DOI:10.1186/1742-2094-11-1
    . Publication link: 1d127985-1566-4509-8a2e-aed8de48d009 | PubMed:24383930
  • Skae, M., Avatapalle, H. B., Ehtisham, S., Cosgrove, K. E., Dunne, M. J., Clayton, P. E., ... Patel, L. (2014). Reduced glycaemic variability in diazoxide-responsive children with congenital hyperinsulinism using supplemental omega-3-polyunsaturated fatty acids; a pilot trial with MaxEPA. Frontiers in Endocrinology, 5, [Article 31]. DOI:10.3389/fendo.2014.00031
    . Publication link: 9564b692-eb63-43b0-9f3b-b8cae1e61b74 | PubMed:24659984
  • Evans, J. A., Bailey, M., Vail, A., Tyrrell, P. J., Parry-Jones, A. R., & Patel, H. C. (2014). A simple tool to identify elderly patients with a surgically important acute subdural haematoma. Injury. DOI:10.1016/j.injury.2014.07.009
    . Publication link: f80c279b-3462-46ba-9833-9974e116016c | PubMed:25109659
  • Vail, A., Armstrong, S., Mastenbroek, S., Jordan, V., & Farquhar, C. (2014). Time-lapse in the IVF-lab: how should we assess potential benefit?. Human Reproduction. DOI:10.1093/humrep/deu250
    . Publication link: 401baa1f-bc6f-42fd-93ef-001674708039
  • Galea, J. P., Tyrrell, P. J., Patel, H. P., Vail, A., King, A. T., & Hopkins, S. J. (2014). Pitfalls in microdialysis methodology: An in vitro analysis of temperature, pressure and catheter use. Physiological Measurement, 35(3), N21-N28. DOI:10.1088/0967-3334/35/3/N21
    . Publication link: 6416c070-7422-4bc2-b3cf-f569e6a12088
  • Hurford, R., Rezvani, S., Kreimei, M., Herbert, A., Vail, A., Parry-Jones, A. R., ... Tyrrell, P. (2014). Incidence, predictors and clinical characteristics of orolingual angio-oedema complicating thrombolysis with tissue plasminogen activator for ischaemic stroke. Journal of Neurology, Neurosurgery and Psychiatry. DOI:10.1136/jnnp-2014-308097
    . Publication link: 6c30e940-2521-4486-a986-4003c1b6d4a8 | PubMed:25016564
  • Vail, A., Patchick, P. L., Horne, M., Woodward-Nutt, K., Bowen, A., & Patchick, E. (2014). Development of a patient-centred, patient-reported outcome measure (PROM) for post-stroke cognitive rehabilitation: qualitative interviews with stroke survivors to inform design and content.Health Expectations. DOI:10.1111/hex.12311
    . Publication link: 8a4f7952-b897-4881-bbf4-673bdc7337fb
  • Rhodes, L. E., Webb, A. R., Berry, J. L., Felton, S. J., Marjanovic, E. J., Wilkinson, J. D., ... Kift, R. (2014). Sunlight exposure behaviour and vitamin D status in photosensitive patients: longitudinal comparative study with healthy individuals at U.K. latitude.The British journal of dermatology. DOI:10.1111/bjd.13325
    . Publication link: c1b4e2c8-3b19-44c9-a498-c8b1f611e78d | PubMed:25110159

2013

  • Vail, A., Ennis, H., Moore, T., Murray, A., & Herrick, A. (2013). Further confirmation that digital ulcers are associated with the severity of abnormality on nailfold capillaroscopy in patients with systemic sclerosis. Rheumatology (Print). DOI:10.1093/rheumatology/ket386.
    . Publication link: b8aa0fcf-e0f5-4e6f-8c2f-faf7a0169029
  • Ennis, H., Vail, A., Wragg, E., Taylor, A., Moore, T., Murray, A., ... Herrick, A. L. (2013). A prospective study of systemic sclerosis-related digital ulcers: Prevalence, location, and functional impact. Scandinavian Journal of Rheumatology, 42(6), 483-486. DOI:10.3109/03009742.2013.780095
    . Publication link: 44dbba71-68c9-4c3d-87ad-13f50a51b4c2 | PubMed:23826651
  • Farquhar, C., Moore, V., Bhattacharya, S., Blake, D., Vail, A., Thomas, J., ... Marjoribanks, J. (2013). Twenty years of Cochrane reviews in menstrual disorders and subfertility. Human Reproduction, 28(11), 2883-2892. DOI:10.1093/humrep/det334
    . Publication link: e4532a5b-0734-46b2-8e8c-0c7fd5d1a47a
  • Vail, A., Childs, C., Liu, K., & Pan, J. (2013). Time-dependent relationships between human brain and body temperature after severe traumatic brain injury.Unknown Journal, 2(1), 14-22.
    . Publication link: 69f5f528-8673-44f0-bb4b-f0ffb1e30004
  • Parry-Jones, A. R., Abid, K. A., Di Napoli, M., Smith, C. J., Vail, A., Patel, H. C., ... Tyrrell, P. (2013). Accuracy and clinical usefulness of intracerebral hemorrhage grading scores: A direct comparison in a UK population. Stroke, 44(7), 1840-1845. DOI:10.1161/STROKEAHA.113.001009
    . Publication link: 07a7c198-79f0-4b89-826d-53b6c103647f | PubMed:23686981
  • Kift, R., Berry, J. L., Vail, A., Durkin, M. T., Rhodes, L. E., & Webb, A. R. (2013). Lifestyle factors including less cutaneous sun exposure contribute to starkly lower vitamin D levels in U.K. South Asians compared with the white population. British Journal of Dermatology, 169(6), 1272-1278. DOI:10.1111/bjd.12518
    . Publication link: e53696a6-e80b-4c8c-a824-a100cea7d8c7 | PubMed:23855783
  • Vail, A., Abid, K., Patel, H. C., King, A. T., Tyrrell, P., & Parry-Jones, A. (2013). Which factors influence decisions to transfer and treat acute intracerebral haemorrhage patients and which are associated with prognosis? A retrospective cohort study.B M J Open, [3:e003684]. DOI:10.1136/bmjopen-2013-003684.
    . Publication link: c961eb29-b4c7-4450-8429-2e42e2dce8c8
  • Kendall, D., Vail, A., Amin, R., Barrett, T., Dimitri, P., Ivison, F., ... Hall, C. (2013). Metformin in obese children and adolescents: The MOCA trial. Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism, 98(1), 322-329. DOI:10.1210/jc.2012-2710
    . Publication link: e2ccd453-b063-46da-ae58-51cd6a4887d3 | PubMed:23175691

2012

  • Van Wely, M., Kwan, I., Burt, A. L., Thomas, J., Vail, A., Van der Veen, F., & Al-Inany, H. G. (2012). Recombinant versus urinary gonadotrophin for ovarian stimulation in assisted reproductive technology cycles. A cochrane review. Human reproduction update, 18(2), 111. [dmr048]. DOI:10.1093/humupd/dmr048
    . Publication link: 01fe240f-8320-4758-a378-e8a6be7a5358
  • Adams, C., Lockton, E., Freed, J., Gaile, J., Earl, G., McBean, K., ... Law, J. (2012). The Social Communication Intervention Project: A randomized controlled trial of the effectiveness of speech and language therapy for school-age children who have pragmatic and social communication problems with or without autism spectrum disorder. International Journal of Language and Communication Disorders, 47(3), 233-244. DOI:10.1111/j.1460-6984.2011.00146.x
    . Publication link: 0da3a99d-37fd-44f4-9fe1-6c57f096613d
  • Bowen, A., Knapp, P., Gillespie, D., Nicolson, D., & Vail, A. (2012). A systematic review of nonpharmacological perceptual rehabilitation after stroke and other adult-acquired nonprogressive brain injury. Stroke, 43(1), e3. DOI:10.1161/STROKEAHA.111.636308
    . Publication link: 46e3271f-471b-49dd-82bf-e54bab5b2856
  • Murray, A. K., Vail, A., Moore, T. L., Manning, J. B., Taylor, C. J., & Herrick, A. L. (2012). The influence of measurement location on reliability of quantitative nailfold videocapillaroscopy in patients with SSc. Rheumatology, 51(7), 1323-1330. [kes007]. DOI:10.1093/rheumatology/kes007
    . Publication link: 9eb707ad-850c-4de2-bb44-37ef7478b12c | PubMed:22438458
  • Baryan, H. K., Allan, S. M., Vail, A., & Smith, C. J. (2012). Systematic review and meta-analysis of the efficacy of statins in experimental stroke. International Journal of Stroke, 7(2), 150-156. DOI:10.1111/j.1747-4949.2011.00740.x
    . Publication link: e4bcd611-1946-4fdd-9c95-42f0ef05cf03 | PubMed:22264368
  • Bowen, A., Hesketh, A., Patchick, E., Young, A., Davies, L., Vail, A., ... Tyrrell, P. (2012). Clinical effectiveness, cost-effectiveness and service users' perceptions of early, well-resourced communication therapy following a stroke: A randomised controlled trial (the ACT noW study). Health Technology Assessment, 16(26), 1-159. DOI:10.3310/hta16260
    . Publication link: ede91925-5ce6-4fc6-a79a-8503c9a20964 | PubMed:22613690
  • Hopkins, S. J., McMahon, C. J., Singh, N., Galea, J., Hoadley, M., Scarth, S., ... Tyrrell, P. J. (2012). Cerebrospinal fluid and plasma cytokines after subarachnoid haemorrhage: CSF interleukin-6 may be an early marker of infection. Journal of Neuroinflammation, 9, [255]. DOI:10.1186/1742-2094-9-255
    . Publication link: 0969ac89-83b4-4d39-b417-39e797481d8c | PubMed:23176037
  • Smith, C. J., Emsley, H. C., Udeh, C. T., Vail, A., Hoadley, M. E., Rothwell, N. J., ... Hopkins, S. J. (2012). Interleukin-1 receptor antagonist reverses stroke-associated peripheral immune suppression. Cytokine, 58(3), 384-389. DOI:10.1016/j.cyto.2012.02.016
    . Publication link: 05b8908d-f97f-46b1-9b56-6e45877f0aa4 | PubMed:22445501
  • Johnstone, E. M., Hutchinson, C. E., Vail, A., Chevance, A., & Herrick, A. L. (2012). Acro-osteolysis in systemic sclerosis is associated with digital ischaemia and severe calcinosis. Rheumatology, 51(12), 2234-2238. [kes214]. DOI:10.1093/rheumatology/kes214
    . Publication link: 784b201c-4c16-4720-9bcc-83ab3e144c77 | PubMed:22923763
  • Farrar, M. D., Felton, S. J., Rhodes, L., Kift, R., Webb, A. R., Berry, J. L., ... Vail, A. (2012). Reply to EA Langan. American Journal of Clinical Nutrition, 95(6), 1504-1505. DOI:10.3945/ajcn.112.037689
    . Publication link: 63995879-5233-49b8-9bf6-e390c6760ea3
  • Bowen, A., Hesketh, A., Patchick, E., Young, A., Davies, L., Vail, A., ... Tyrrell, P. (2012). Effectiveness of enhanced communication therapy in the first four months after stroke for aphasia and dysarthria: A randomised controlled trial. BMJ, 345(7868), [e4407]. DOI:10.1136/bmj.e4407
    . Publication link: 8d0949be-89a9-4f0d-850c-7caf66e28f19

2011

  • Farrar, M. D., Kift, R., Felton, S. J., Berry, J. L., Durkin, M., Allan, D., ... Rhodes, L. E. (2011). Recommended summer sunlight exposure amounts fail to produce sufficient vitamin D status in UK adults of South Asian origin. American Journal of Clinical Nutrition, 94(5), 1219-1224. DOI:10.3945/ajcn.111.019976
    . Publication link: 85523944-1703-41d0-9887-3151c0e05af4 | PubMed:21918215
  • Vail, A., Poppert, H., & Bowen, A. (2011). Lohnt sich eine spezifische Rehabilitation bei Wahrnehmungsstörungen?. Deutsche Medizinische Wochenschrift, 136(34-35), 1710. DOI:10.1002/14651858.CD007039.pub2
    . Publication link: 30e63528-0bb4-4515-8025-a5987343ade4
  • Walker, D. M., Marlow, N., Upstone, L., Gross, H., Hornbuckle, J., Vail, A., ... Thornton, J. G. (2011). The growth restriction intervention trial: Long-term outcomes in a randomized trial of timing of delivery in fetal growth restriction. American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology, 204(1), 34-e9. DOI:10.1016/j.ajog.2010.09.019
    . Publication link: dca7375c-3434-4e01-9d43-5ba0f3ed6b5c
  • Hirst, W. M., Vail, A., Brison, D. R., & Roberts, S. A. (2011). Prognostic factors influencing fresh and frozen IVF outcomes: An analysis of the UK national database. Reproductive BioMedicine Online, 22(5), 437-448. DOI:10.1016/j.rbmo.2010.12.008
    . Publication link: 586a1496-3786-4009-ab20-67f0449097d9
  • Roberts, S. A., McGowan, L., Vail, A., & Brison, D. R. (2011). The use of single embryo transfer to reduce the incidence of twins: Implications and questions for practice from the 'towardSET?' project. Human Fertility, 14(2), 89-96. DOI:10.3109/14647273.2011.568037
    . Publication link: 4ae65fb3-d03a-4c2d-9d59-d84270ecd0fa
  • Roberts, S. A., McGowan, L., Mark Hirst, W., Vail, A., Rutherford, A., Lieberman, B. A., & Brison, D. R. (2011). Reducing the incidence of twins from IVF treatments: Predictive modelling from a retrospective cohort. Human Reproduction, 26(3), 569-575. DOI:10.1093/humrep/deq352
    . Publication link: 03e2fa8e-cece-4039-a90b-3523269497fe
  • van Wely, M., Kwan, I., Burt, A. L., Thomas, J., Vail, A., Van der Veen, F., & Al-Inany, H. G. (2011). Recombinant versus urinary gonadotrophin for ovarian stimulation in assisted reproductive technology cycles.Cochrane database of systematic reviews (Online : Update Software), 2, CD005354. DOI:10.1002/14651858.CD005354.pub2
    . Publication link: 8860860a-1b9a-46ec-bb8e-052b81ea48ba
  • Drake, C., Boutin, H., Jones, M. S., Denes, A., McColl, B. W., Selvarajah, J. R., ... Taylor, S. (2011). Brain inflammation is induced by co-morbidities and risk factors for stroke. Brain, Behavior, and Immunity, 25(6), 1113-1122. DOI:10.1016/j.bbi.2011.02.008
    . Publication link: f0dcffc5-d229-413f-9543-00048acccd6b | PubMed:21356305

2010

  • Rhodes, L. E., Webb, A. R., Fraser, H. I., Kift, R., Durkin, M. T., Allan, D., ... Berry, J. L. (2010). Recommended summer sunlight exposure levels can produce sufficient (≥20 ng ml-1) but Not the Proposed Optimal (≥32 ng ml-1) 25(OH)D levels at UK latitudes. Journal of Investigative Dermatology, 130(5), 1411-1418. DOI:10.1038/jid.2009.417
    . Publication link: 617d1a15-cdbf-4573-aa24-a269e415b0ac | PubMed:20072137
  • Mercer, L. K., Moore, T. L., Chinoy, H., Murray, A. K., Vail, A., Cooper, R. G., & Herrick, A. L. (2010). Quantitative nailfold video capillaroscopy in patients with idiopathic inflammatory myopathy. Rheumatology, 49(9), 1699-1705. [keq051]. DOI:10.1093/rheumatology/keq051
    . Publication link: 80ec6cac-6ebe-4e96-92c4-f7870f9ee344 | PubMed:20483911
  • Sadik, H. Y., Moore, T. L., Vail, A., Murray, A., Anderson, M., Blann, A., & Herrick, A. L. (2010). Lack of effect of 8 weeks atorvastatin on microvascular endothelial function in patients with systemic sclerosis.Rheumatology, 49(5), 990-996. DOI:10.1093/rheumatology/keq003
    . Publication link: 30ede75b-8a3d-485b-ba9d-0b3e435d376a | PubMed:20159906
  • Chikura, B., Moore, T., Manning, J., Vail, A., & Herrick, A. L. (2010). Thumb involvement in Raynaud's phenomenon as an indicator of underlying connective tissue disease. Journal of Rheumatology, 37(4), 783-786. DOI:10.3899/jrheum.091117
    . Publication link: 66c980ff-a5f6-489a-aac6-c002723725bd | PubMed:20194444
  • Roberts, S. A., McGowan, L., Hirst, W. M., Brison, D. R., Vail, A., & Lieberman, B. A. (2010). Towards single embryo transfer? modelling clinical outcomes of potential treatment choices using multiple data sources: Predictive models and patient perspectives. Health Technology Assessment, 14(38), 1-237. DOI:10.3310/hta14380
    . Publication link: 167208b9-7f26-4668-9500-544a32ca3ede | PubMed:20684810
  • Sacho, R. H., Vail, A., Rainey, T., King, A. T., & Childs, C. (2010). The effect of spontaneous alterations in brain temperature on outcome: A prospective observational cohort study in patients with severe traumatic brain injury. Journal of Neurotrauma, 27(12), 2157-2164. DOI:10.1089/neu.2010.1384
    . Publication link: 68ff05cd-1f3b-494a-8aa0-838a79046f84
  • Webb, A. R., Kift, R., Durkin, M. T., OBrien, S. J., Vail, A., Berry, J. L., ... O'Brien, S. (2010). The role of sunlight exposure in determining the vitamin D status of the U.K. white adult population. British Journal of Dermatology, 163(5), 1050-1055. DOI:10.1111/j.1365-2133.2010.09975.x
    . Publication link: 8c4e6231-9dba-4166-aa7a-f93c5aae3ccd | PubMed:20716215
  • Brison, D., Roberts, S. A., Hirst, W. M., Brison, D. R., & Vail, A. (2010). Embryo and uterine influences on IVF outcomes: An analysis of a UK multi-centre cohort. Human Reproduction, 25(11), 2792-2802. DOI:10.1093/humrep/deq213
    . Publication link: fb00ce4d-ad27-4553-9db5-5724cd47df60 | PubMed:20813807
  • Herrick, A. L., Moore, T. L., Murray, A. K., Whidby, N., Manning, J. B., Bhushan, M., & Vail, A. (2010). Nail-fold capillary abnormalities are associated with anti-centromere antibody and severity of digital ischaemia. Rheumatology, 49(9), 1776-1782. [keq139]. DOI:10.1093/rheumatology/keq139
    . Publication link: e68e709d-cb71-495f-a8b1-5b1c23b5b710 | PubMed:20538680

2009

2008

  • Vail, A., Chikura, B., Moore, T., Manning, J., & Herrick, A. L. (2008). Sparing of the thumb in Raynaud's phenomenon.Rheumatology (Oxford), 47 (2).
    . Publication link: 72caab0c-72ed-4f27-966e-ed0fa48793e9
  • Selvarajah, J. R., Smith, C. J., Hulme, S., Georgiou, R. F., Vail, A., & Tyrrell, P. J. (2008). Prognosis in patients with transient ischaemic attack (TIA) and minor stroke attending TIA services in the North West of England: The NORTHSTAR Study. Journal of Neurology, Neurosurgery and Psychiatry, 79(1), 38-43. DOI:10.1136/jnnp.2007.129163
    . Publication link: 09512412-df3f-44e0-bb0e-b9cf2a385ae4
  • Dias, S., McNamee, R., & Vail, A. (2008). Bias in frequently reported analyses of subfertility trials. Statistics in Medicine, 27(27), 5605-5619. DOI:10.1002/sim.3389
    . Publication link: 500af1ad-a2c4-473a-b46f-273178e9d504
  • West, C., Bowen, A., Hesketh, A., & Vail, A. (2008). Interventions for motor apraxia following stroke. Cochrane database of systematic reviews (Online : Update Software), (1), [CD004132]. DOI:10.1002/14651858.CD004132.pub2
    . Publication link: 74d43412-846a-43c7-ac3c-10251780e403
  • Ahmad, G., Duffy, J. M. N., Farquhar, C., Vail, A., Vandekerckhove, P., Watson, A., & Wiseman, D. (2008). Barrier agents for adhesion prevention after gynaecological surgery. Cochrane database of systematic reviews (Online : Update Software), (2), [CD000475]. DOI:10.1002/14651858.CD000475.pub2
    . Publication link: 406a94d7-06f7-4387-b3fc-090a3288c5ea
  • Bowen, A., Knapp, P., Gillespie, D., & Vail, A. (2008). Non-pharmacological interventions for perceptual disorders following stroke and other adult, acquired, non-progressive brain injury. Cochrane database of systematic reviews (Online : Update Software), (2), [CD007039]. DOI:10.1002/14651858.CD007039
    . Publication link: 719ca7e2-f8b3-4d9f-8657-d63d2b7146c2

2007

2006

2005

  • Vail, A. (2005). Encyclopaedic companion to Medical Statistics. eds. Everitt Palmer Hodder Arnold, London: Ethical Review Committees. No publisher name.
    . Publication link: c7e37a96-f07f-46f1-ad3e-3f0822f0ed1f
  • Emsley, H. C. A., Smith, C. J., Georgiou, R. F., Vail, A., Hopkins, S. J., Rothwell, N. J., & Tyrrell, P. J. (2005). A randomised phase II study of interleukin-1 receptor antagonist in acute stroke patients. Journal of Neurology, Neurosurgery and Psychiatry, 76(10), 1366-1372. DOI:10.1136/jnnp.2004.054882
    . Publication link: e1e22663-9424-440a-b807-b0baf7c9c319 | PubMed:16170078
  • West, C., Hesketh, A., Vail, A., & Bowen, A. (2005). Interventions for apraxia of speech following stroke.Cochrane database of systematic reviews (Online : Update Software), (4), CD004298. DOI:10.1002/14651858.CD004298.pub2
    . Publication link: 4d3b51d7-954e-4f43-b578-bb70ce1ece43
  • Emsley, H. C. A., Smith, C. J., Georgiou, R. F., Vail, A., Tyrrell, P. J., Barberan, E. M., ... Haberl, R. L. (2005). Correlation of systemic inflammatory response with infarct volume in acute ischemic stroke patients [2] (multiple letters). Stroke, 36(2), 228-229.
    . Publication link: 53427ade-3b42-4836-ae1e-5f384c1ea41b
  • Vail, A., Kwan, I., Al-Inany, H., Burt, A. L., & Thomas, J. (2005). Recombinant versus urinary-derived gonadotrophins for ovarian stimulation in in vitro fertilisation and intra-cytoplasmic sperm injection cycles.Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews, 2005(3).
    . Publication link: a834a02a-3ccb-46d5-9e64-e41cd4d68fb2
  • Childs, C., Vail, A., Protheroe, R., King, A. T., & Dark, P. M. (2005). Differences between brain and rectal temperatures during routine critical care of patients with severe traumatic brain injury. Anaesthesia, 60(8), 759-765. DOI:10.1111/j.1365-2044.2005.04193.x
    . Publication link: 3995b0b2-ec23-4e59-939e-a8238968d65b
  • Emsley, H. C. A., Smith, C. J., Georgiou, R. F., Vail, A., Barberan, E. M., Rothwell, N. J., ... Vedeler, C. A. (2005). Interleukin-6 and acute ischaemic stroke (multiple letters). Acta Neurologica Scandinavica, 112(4), 273-275. DOI:10.1111/j.1600-0404.2005.00479.x
    . Publication link: c6f8459c-8363-44ba-a069-a08b73c99b9f

2004

  • Lumb, A. B., & Vail, A. (2004). Comparison of academic, application form and social factors in predicting early performance on the medical course. Medical Education, 38(9), 1002-1005. DOI:10.1111/j.1365-2929.2004.01912.x
    . Publication link: 84f5e3e5-f16b-4127-8e15-c0855a0c75e3
  • Gavin, C. M., Smith, C. J., Emsley, H. C. A., Hughes, D. G., Turnbull, I. W., Vail, A., & Tyrrell, P. J. (2004). Reliability of a semi-automated technique of cerebral infarct volume measurement with CT. Cerebrovascular Diseases, 18(3), 220-226. DOI:10.1159/000079957
    . Publication link: b6a322ae-484c-4bab-814c-19c7416c2161 | PubMed:15273438
  • Smith, C. J., Emsley, H. C. A., Gavin, C. M., Georgiou, R. F., Vail, A., Barberan, E. M., ... Tyrrell, P. (2004). Peak plasma interleukin-6 and other peripheral markers of inflammation in the first week of ischaemic stroke correlate with brain infarct volume, stroke severity and long-term outcome. BMC Neurology, 4, [2]. DOI:10.1186/1471-2377-4-2
    . Publication link: a58545c4-d19c-49cc-a34b-a0f6584c854c | PubMed:14725719
  • Vail, A. (2004). Infant wellbeing at 2 years of age in the Growth Restriction Intervention Trial (GRIT): Multicentred randomised controlled trial. The Lancet, 364(9433), 513-520. DOI:10.1016/S0140-6736(04)16809-8
    . Publication link: 54fc2892-0f24-4b52-83f0-4c461ecce924
  • Vail, A., Rothwell, N. J., Smith, C., Emsley, H., Gavin, C., Georgiou, R., ... Tyrrell, P. (2004). Correction: Peak plasma interleukin-6 and other peripheral markers of inflammation in the first week of ischaemic stroke correlate with brain infarct volume, stroke severity and long-term outcome.BMC Neurol, 4( 1).
    . Publication link: 37504c08-0b33-4833-a885-4d09af748e8d

2003

  • Vail, A., & Gardener, E. (2003). Common statistical errors in the design and analysis of subfertility trials.Hum Reprod, 18( 5).
    . Publication link: 849bcd97-32c2-404d-b2e6-a60a7fee608e
  • Lim, C. H., Dixon, M. F., Vail, A., Forman, D., Lynch, D. A. F., & Axon, A. T. R. (2003). Ten year follow up of ulcerative colitis patients with and without low grade dysplasia. Gut, 52(8), 1127-1132. DOI:10.1136/gut.52.8.1127
    . Publication link: fe0d0e72-b643-4797-9bf8-495206b32c3f
  • Vail, A., Hornbuckle, J., Spiegelhalter, D., Levene, M. I., & Thornton, J. G. (2003). A randomised trial of timed delivery for the compromised pre-term fetus: short-term outcomes and Bayesian interpretation.BJOG, 110.
    . Publication link: 6be6cfbb-aab2-4b1e-8502-91a5581ef030
  • Emsley, H. C. A., Smith, C. J., Gavin, C. M., Georgiou, R. F., Vail, A., Barberan, E. M., ... Tyrrell, P. (2003). An early and sustained peripheral inflammatory response in acute ischaemic stroke: Relationships with infection and atherosclerosis. Journal of Neuroimmunology, 139(1-2), 93-101. DOI:10.1016/S0165-5728(03)00134-6
    . Publication link: 68b2a819-1574-43f8-9f6c-2339bfa17953 | PubMed:12799026

2002

  • Dark, P., Woodford, M., Vail, A., Mackway-Jones, K., Yates, D., & Lecky, F. (2002). Systolic hypertension and the response to blunt trauma in infants and children. Resuscitation, 54(3), 245-253. DOI:10.1016/S0300-9572(02)00154-5
    . Publication link: a3c3f104-b0e6-4817-986e-baa082159a07
  • Vail, A., Zermansky, A. G., Petty, D. R., Raynor, D. K., Lowe, C. J., & Freemantle, N. (2002). Clinical medication review by a pharmacist of patients on repeat prescriptions in general practice: a randomised controlled trial.Health Technology Assessment, 6(20).
    . Publication link: 1b50a969-0872-4292-ac69-83c4aaeff1e4
  • Walter, J. H., White, F. J., Hall, S. K., MacDonald, A., Rylance, G., Boneh, A., ... Vail, A. (2002). How practical are recommendations for dietary control in phenylketonuria?. The Lancet, 360(9326), 55-57. DOI:10.1016/S0140-6736(02)09334-0
    . Publication link: 38c50c9b-3ad5-492f-adda-7c250d0f93ba
  • Elbourne, D. R., Altman, D. G., Higgins, J. P. T., Curtin, F., Worthington, H. V., & Vail, A. (2002). Meta-analyses involving cross-over trials: Methodological issues. International Journal of Epidemiology, 31(1), 140-149. DOI:10.1093/ije/31.1.140
    . Publication link: 85460101-ea95-4ed1-b45b-3a351070b702
  • Jones, A. M., Munavvar, M., Vail, A., Aldridge, R. E., Hopkinson, L., Rayner, C., & O'driscoll, B. R. (2002). Prospective, placebo-controlled trial of 5 vs 10 days of oral prednisolone in acute adult asthma. Respiratory Medicine, 96(11), 950-954. DOI:10.1053/rmed.2002.1369
    . Publication link: a130b80b-2d86-415d-ab4b-e01d9d9f58a9

2001

  • Vail, A., PageL, . U., BeakeS, . U., McCourtC, . U., & HewisonJ, . U. (2001). Clinical outcomes of one-to-one midwifery practice. Br J Midwifery, 9.
    . Publication link: 0561b05c-bbce-416e-a630-f5a4e593535c
  • House, A., Knapp, P., Bamford, J., & Vail, A. (2001). Mortality at 12 and 24 months after stroke may be associated with depressive symptoms at 1 month. Stroke, 32(3), 696-701.
    . Publication link: 37f10b5c-e99f-42ce-ab0a-a8b1de70ad1a
  • Vail, A., Marinacci, C., Schifano, P., Borgia, P., & Perucci, C. A. (2001). Prospective application of Bayesian monitoring and analysis in an 'open' randomized clinical trial. Statistics in Medicine, 20(24), 3777-3787. DOI:10.1002/sim.1171
    . Publication link: 4ac8118f-eb99-4c50-be07-459646b8be9e
  • Smith, C. J., Emsley, H. C. A., Libetta, C. M., Hughes, D. G., Drennan, R. F., Vail, A., & Tyrrell, P. J. (2001). The Oxfordshire Community Stroke Project classification in the early hours of ischemic stroke and relation to infarct site and size on cranial computed tomography. Journal of Stroke and Cerebrovascular Diseases, 10(5), 205-209. DOI:10.1053/jscd.2001.29825
    . Publication link: aa9ef6b4-4fc1-43c0-a3d2-6177ff99ba0d | PubMed:17903825
  • Zermansky, A. G., Petty, D. R., Raynor, D. K., Freemantle, N., Vail, A., & Lowe, C. J. (2001). Randomised controlled trial of clinical medication review by a pharmacist of elderly patients receiving repeat prescriptions in general practice. BMJ, 323(7325), 1340-1343.
    . Publication link: c25f79e5-4661-4e89-a9b1-e746dea7ff10
  • Moore, H., Summerbell, C. D., Vail, A., Greenwood, D. C., & Adamson, A. J. (2001). The design features and practicalities of conducting a pragmatic cluster randomized trial of obesity management in primary care. Statistics in Medicine, 20(3), 331-340. DOI:10.1002/1097-0258(20010215)20:3<331::AID-SIM795>3.0.CO;2-K
    . Publication link: d5580b21-fb4b-4fb5-b408-b8de6970a36d
  • Petty, D. R., Zermansky, A. G., Raynor, D. K., Lowe, C. J., Buttress, A. D., Vail, A., & Freemantle, N. (2001). "No thank you": Why elderly patients declined to participate in a research study. Pharmacy World and Science, 23(1), 22-27. DOI:10.1023/A:1011276924820
    . Publication link: d239bbd7-cf6a-437b-8b84-956aa196cc36

2000

  • Vail, A., Dark, P. M., Woodford, M., Mackway-Jones, K., & Yates, D. W. (2000). What is a normal blood pressure and pulse rate in an injured child?. J Accident & Emergency Medicine, 17(6).
    . Publication link: 12585dcc-a1be-4209-ada8-8f5105a7e857
  • Raynor, D. K., Nicolson, M., Nunney, J., Petty, D., Vail, A., & Davies, L. (2000). The development and evaluation of an extended adherence support programme by community pharmacists for elderly patients at home. International Journal of Pharmacy Practice, 8(3), 157-164.
    . Publication link: 4f6df063-bf50-4040-ab55-65f1a71eeb5b
  • Hornbuckle, J., Vail, A., Abrams, K. R., & Thornton, J. G. (2000). Bayesian interpretation of trials: The example of intrapartum electronic fetal heart rate monitoring. British Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, 107(1), 3-10.
    . Publication link: 7e9fc2f2-6c9a-4416-a978-0fe7a8e2685b
  • Lumb, A. B., & Vail, A. (2000). Difficulties with anonymous shortlisting of medical school applications and its effects on candidates with non-European names: Prospective cohort study. BMJ, 320(7227), 82-85.
    . Publication link: 806b23b7-8093-4d43-b06b-255a168bb87d