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Dr Emma Crosbie (BSc, MBChB (Hons), PhD, MRCOG) - publications

List of publications


  • Crosbie, E., Edmondson, R., McNeish, I. & Sasieni, P (2015). Are rigid management protocols stifling innovation in cancer treatment? BJOG, 122(11), 1432-4. eScholarID:279433 | PMID:26032865 | DOI:10.1111/1471-0528.13449
  • Crosbie, E., Bailey, A., Sargent, A., Gilham, C., Peto, J. & Kitchener, H (2015). The PapilloCheck Assay for Detection of High-Grade Cervical Intraepithelial Neoplasia. J Clin Microbiol, 53(11), 3553-9. eScholarID:279439 | PMID:26338859 | DOI:10.1128/JCM.01578-15
  • Dumville, J., Owens, G., Crosbie, E., Peinemann, F. & Liu, Z (2015). Negative pressure wound therapy for treating surgical wounds healing by secondary intention. Cochrane Database Syst Rev, 6, CD011278. eScholarID:279437 | PMID:26042534 | DOI:10.1002/14651858.CD011278.pub2
  • Renehan, A., MacKintosh, M. & Crosbie, E (2015). Obesity and endometrial cancer: unanswered epidemiological questions. BJOG, eScholarID:279438 | PMID:26542313 | DOI:10.1111/1471-0528.13731
  • Stelloo, E., Bosse, T., Nout, R., MacKay, H., Church, D., Nijman, H., Leary, A., Edmondson, R., Powell, M., Crosbie, E., Kitchener, H., Mileshkin, L., Pollock, P., Smit, V. & Creutzberg, C (2015). Refining prognosis and identifying targetable pathways for high-risk endometrial cancer; a TransPORTEC initiative. Mod Pathol, 28(6), 836-44. eScholarID:279434 | PMID:25720322 | DOI:10.1038/modpathol.2015.43
  • Versluis, M., de Jong, R., Plat, A., Bosse, T., Smit, V., Mackay, H., Powell, M., Leary, A., Mileshkin, L., Kitchener, H., Crosbie, E., Edmondson, R., Creutzberg, C., Hollema, H., Daemen, T., de Bock, G. & Nijman, H (2015). Prediction model for regional or distant recurrence in endometrial cancer based on classical pathological and immunological parameters. Br J Cancer, 113(5), 786-93. eScholarID:279435 | PMID:26217922 | DOI:10.1038/bjc.2015.268


  • Crosbie, E., Buescher, E., Mahmoud, M. & Nezhat, F (2014). Commentary on 'Risk of colorectal cancer in women with pelvic inflammatory disease: a matched cohort study'. BJOG, 121(3), 342. eScholarID:241614 | PMID:24575435
  • Crosbie, E. & Morrison, J (2014). The emerging epidemic of endometrial cancer: Time to take action. Cochrane Database Syst Rev, eScholarID:280074
  • Cuschieri, K., Cubie, H., Graham, C., Rowan, J., Hardie, A., Horne, A., Earle, C., Bailey, A., Crosbie, E. & Kitchener, H (2014). Clinical performance of RNA and DNA based HPV testing in a colposcopy setting: Influence of assay target, cut off and age. J Clin Virol, 59(2), 104-8. eScholarID:241613 | PMID:24380720 | DOI:10.1016/j.jcv.2013.12.001
  • Sivalingam, V., Myers, J., Nicholas, S., Balen, A. & Crosbie, E (2014). Metformin in reproductive health, pregnancy and gynaecological cancer: established and emerging indications. Hum Reprod Update, 20(6), 853-68. eScholarID:241617 | PMID:25013215 | DOI:10.1093/humupd/dmu037
  • Wan, Y. & Crosbie, E (2014). Soy intake and endometrial cancer risk varies according to study population. BJOG, eScholarID:241616 | PMID:24939239 | DOI:10.1111/1471-0528.12859


  • Crosbie, E., Einstein, M., Franceschi, S. & Kitchener, H (2013). Human papillomavirus and cervical cancer. Lancet, eScholarID:194000 | PMID:23618600 | DOI:10.1016/S0140-6736(13)60022-7
  • Kitchener, H., Denton, K., Soldan, K. & Crosbie, E (2013). Developing role of HPV in cervical cancer prevention. BMJ, 347, f4781. eScholarID:241631 | PMID:23926316
  • Mackintosh, M. & Crosbie, E (2013). Obesity-driven endometrial cancer: is weight loss the answer? BJOG, 120(7), 791-4. eScholarID:241615 | PMID:23659328 | DOI:10.1111/1471-0528.12106
  • Merritt, A., Crosbie, E., Charova, J., Achiampong, J., Zommere, I., Winter-Roach, B. & Slade, R (2013). Prophylactic pre-operative bilateral ureteric catheters for major gynaecological surgery. Arch Gynecol Obstet, eScholarID:194001 | PMID:23616087 | DOI:10.1007/s00404-013-2853-5



  • Crosbie, E., Estabragh, Z., Murphy, J., Ahmed, A. & Slade, R (2011). Apronectomy combined with laparotomy for morbidly obese endometrial cancer patients. Surg Oncol, 20(4), e187-93. eScholarID:138460 | PMID:21802940 | DOI:10.1016/j.suronc.2011.06.005
  • Crosbie, E., Roberts, C., Qian, W., Swart, A., Kitchener, H. & Renehan, A (2011). Body mass index does not influence post-treatment survival in early stage endometrial cancer: Results from the MRC ASTEC trial. Eur J Cancer, eScholarID:138459 | PMID:22100903 | DOI:10.1016/j.ejca.2011.10.003
  • Crosbie, E., Massiah, N., Achiampong, J., Dolling, S. & Slade, R (2011). The surgical rectus sheath block for post-operative analgesia: a modern approach to an established technique. Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol, eScholarID:138461 | PMID:22104479 | DOI:10.1016/j.ejogrb.2011.10.015


  • Crosbie EJ, Zwahlen M, Kitchener HC, Egger M and Renehan AG. (2010). Body mass index, sex hormone-related states and endometrial cancer risk: a meta-analysis. Cancer Epidemiology Biomarkers Prevention, 19(12), 3119-3130. eScholarID:103740 | DOI:10.1158/1055-9965.EPI-10-0832
  • Crosbie EJ and Brabin L. (2010). Cervical cancer: problem solved? Vaccinating girls against human papillomavirus. BJOG, 117, 137-142. eScholarID:103749 | DOI:10.1111/j.1471-0528.2009.02369.x
  • Davies M, Crosbie EJ, Mamtora H, Verma S, Formela L and Slade RJ. (2010). Gastrointestinal stromal tumour presenting as an ovarian tumour. Journal of Obstetrics & Gynaecology, 30, 324-325. eScholarID:103734 | DOI:10.3109/01443611003637230
  • Crosbie EJ, Winter-Roach B, Sengupta P, Sikand KA, Carrington B, Murby B and Slade RJ. (2010). The accuracy of the sentinel node procedure after excision biopsy in squamous cell carcinoma of the vulva. Surgical Oncology, 19(4), e150-e154. eScholarID:103738 | DOI:10.1016/j.suronc.2010.08.003


  • Crosbie EJ and Kitchener HC. (2009). Recent advances in the treatment of advanced or recurrent endometrial cancer. Expert Reviews in Obstetrics & Gynaecology, 4, 521-532. eScholarID:103743
  • Crosbie EJ, Slade RJ and Ahmed A. (2009). The management of vulval cancer. Cancer Treatment Reviews, 35, 533-539. eScholarID:103742 | DOI:10.1016/j.ctrv.2009.01.005
  • Mechery J, Crosbie EJ, Desai S, Mamtora H and Slade RJ. (2009). Uterine sarcoma: a rare cause of uterine inversion. Journal of Obstetrics & Gynaecology, 29, 776-8. eScholarID:103732 | DOI:10.3109/01443610903177094


  • Crosbie EJ and Kitchener HC. (2007). Bivalent L1 virus-like particle vaccine for prevention of human papillomavirus type 16- and 18-associated cervical cancer. Expert Opinion on Biological Therapy, 7, 391-396. eScholarID:59256 | DOI:10.1517/14712598.7.3.391
  • Crosbie EJ and Kitchener HC. (2007). Vaccination against cervical cancer. Scientific Advisory Committee Opinion Paper 9 for the Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists, (9), eScholarID:59278


  • Crosbie EJ and Kitchener HC. (2006). Human Papillomavirus and Cervical Cancer: Screening Strategies and Therapeutic Intervention. Clinical Science, 110, 543-552. eScholarID:59247
  • Fiander AN, Tristram AJ, Davidson EJ, Tomlinson AE, Man S, Baldwin PJ, Sterling JC and Kitchener HC. (2006). Prime-boost vaccination strategy in women with high grade, non-cervical anogenital intraepithelial neoplasia (AGIN); clinical results from a multicenter phase II trial. International Journal of Gynecological Cancer, 16, 1075-1081. eScholarID:59219 | DOI:10.1111/j.1525-1438.2006.00598.x


  • Crosbie EJ and Menon U. (2005). Epithelial ovarian cancer and induction of ovulation. Reviews in Gynaecological Practice, 5, 131-138. eScholarID:59239 | DOI:10.1016/j.rigp.2005.06.002
  • Shepherd V, Davidson EJ and Davies-Humphreys J. (2005). Extramammary Paget's Disease. British Journal of Obstetrics & Gynaecology, 112, 273-279. eScholarID:59230 | DOI:10.1111/j.1471-0528.2004.00438.x


  • Smyth LJ, Van Poelgeest MI, Davidson EJ, Kwappenberg KM, Burt D, Sehr P, Pawlita M, Man S, Hickling JK, Fiander AN, Tristram A, Kitchener HC, Offringa R, Stern PL, Van Der Burg SH. (2004). Immunological responses in women with human papillomavirus type 16 (HPV-16)-associated anogenital intraepithelial neoplasia induced by heterologous prime-boost HPV-16 oncogene vaccination. Clinical Cancer Research, 10, 2954-2961. eScholarID:118696 | DOI:10.1158/1078-0432.CCR-03-0703
  • Davidson, E., Faulkner, R., Sehr, P., Pawlita, M., Smyth, L., Burt, D., Tomlinson, A., Hickling, J., Kitchener, H. & Stern, P (2004). Effect of TA-CIN (HPV 16 L2E6E7) booster immunisation in vulval intraepithelial neoplasia patients previously vaccinated with TA-HPV (vaccinia virus encoding HPV 16/18 E6E7). Vaccine, 22(21-22), 2722-9. eScholarID:118668 | PMID:15246603 | DOI:10.1016/j.vaccine.2004.01.049
  • Dermime, S., Gilham, D., Shaw, D., Davidson, E., Meziane, E., Armstrong, A., Hawkins, R. & Stern, P (2004). Vaccine and antibody-directed T cell tumour immunotherapy. Biochim Biophys Acta, 1704(1), 11-35. eScholarID:118669 | PMID:15238242 | DOI:10.1016/j.bbcan.2004.03.002


  • Davidson EJ, Riley SC, Roberts SA, Shearing CH, Groome NP and Martin CW. (2003). Maternal serum activin, inhibin, human chorionic gonadotrophin and alpha-fetoprotein as second trimester predictors of pre-eclampsia. BJOG, 110, 46-52. eScholarID:118691
  • Davidson EJ, Morris LS, Scott IS, Rushbrook SM, Bird K, Laskey RA, Wilson GE, Kitchener HC, Coleman N and Stern PL. (2003). Minichromosome maintenance (Mcm) proteins, cyclin B1 and D1, phospho-histone H3 and in situ DNA replication for functional analysis of vulval intraepithelial neoplasia. British Journal of Cancer, 88, 257-262. eScholarID:118697 | DOI:10.1038/sj.bjc.6600729
  • Davidson, E., Davidson, J., Sterling, J., Baldwin, P., Kitchener, H. & Stern, P (2003). Association between human leukocyte antigen polymorphism and human papillomavirus 16-positive vulval intraepithelial neoplasia in British women. Cancer Res, 63(2), 400-3. eScholarID:118675 | PMID:12543794
  • Davidson, E., Sehr, P., Faulkner, R., Parish, J., Gaston, K., Moore, R., Pawlita, M., Kitchener, H. & Stern, P (2003). Human papillomavirus type 16 E2- and L1-specific serological and T-cell responses in women with vulval intraepithelial neoplasia. J Gen Virol, 84(Pt 8), 2089-97. eScholarID:118673 | PMID:12867639 | DOI:10.1099/vir.0.19095-0
  • Davidson, E., Boswell, C., Sehr, P., Pawlita, M., Tomlinson, A., McVey, R., Dobson, J., Roberts, J., Hickling, J., Kitchener, H. & Stern, P (2003). Immunological and clinical responses in women with vulval intraepithelial neoplasia vaccinated with a vaccinia virus encoding human papillomavirus 16/18 oncoproteins. Cancer Res, 63(18), 6032-41. eScholarID:118672 | PMID:14522932


  • Paraskevaidis E, Davidson EJ, Malamou-Mitsi V, Hirsch PM, Pappa L, Koliopoulos G, Lolis E, Zikopoulos K, Paschopoulos M, Doussias V, Agnantis N. (2002). An observational study of women with positive HPV-DNA tests and normal cytology and colposcopy. Eur J Gynaecol Oncol, 23, 320-322. eScholarID:118693
  • Paraskevaidis E, Davidson EJ, Koliopoulos G, Alamanos Y, Lolis E and Martin-Hirsch P. (2002). Bleeding after loop electrosurgical excision procedure performed in either the follicular or luteal phase of the menstrual cycle: a randomised trial. Obstetrics and Gynecology, 99, 997-1000. eScholarID:118692 | DOI:10.1016/S0029-7844(02)02003-3
  • Paraskevaidis E, Kaponis A, Malamou-Mitsi V, Davidson EJ, Hirsch PM, Koliopoulos G, Papp L, Zikopoulos K, Paschopoulos M, Lolis E, Stamatopoulos P, Agnantis NJ. (2002). The natural history of HPV infection of the uterine cervix. Long-term observational and histological data. Anticancer Res, 22, 1177-1181. eScholarID:118694
  • Davidson, E. & Nicholson, S (2002). Management of ectopic pregnancy in a Scottish teaching hospital: implications for training. J Obstet Gynaecol, 22(2), 197-200. eScholarID:118676 | PMID:12521708 | DOI:10.1080/01443610120113418
  • Davidson, E. & Wright, P (2002). Selective processing of weight- and shape-related words in bulimia nervosa: use of a computerised Stroop test. Eat Behav, 3(3), 261-73. eScholarID:118671 | PMID:15001004 | DOI:10.1016/S1471-0153(02)00064-8
  • Davidson, E., Kitchener, H. & Stern, P (2002). The use of vaccines in the prevention and treatment of cervical cancer. Clin Oncol (R Coll Radiol), 14(3), 193-200. eScholarID:118680 | PMID:12109821 | DOI:10.1053/clon.2002.0056


  • Davidson, E., Brown, M., Burt, D., Parish, J., Gaston, K., Kitchener, H., Stacey, S. & Stern, P (2001). Human T cell responses to HPV 16 E2 generated with monocyte-derived dendritic cells. Int J Cancer, 94(6), 807-12. eScholarID:118682 | PMID:11745482 | DOI:10.1002/ijc.1558
  • Stern, P., Faulkner, R., Veranes, E. & Davidson, E (2001). The role of human papillomavirus vaccines in cervical neoplasia. Best Pract Res Clin Obstet Gynaecol, 15(5), 783-99. eScholarID:118683 | PMID:11563873 | DOI:10.1053/beog.2001.0220


  • Thomas, G., Davidson, E., Engelhardt, H., Baird, D., McNeilly, A. & Brooks, A (1995). Expression of mRNA and immunocytochemical localization of inhibin alpha- and inhibin beta A-subunits in the fetal sheep testis. J Endocrinol, 145(1), 35-42. eScholarID:118684 | PMID:7798028