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  1. Interventions to prevent non-critical care hospital acquired pneumonia – a systematic review

    McAuley, S. M., Price, R. J. G., Phillips, G., Marwick, C. A., McMurdo, M. E. T. & Witham, M. D. Jul 2015 In : European Geriatric Medicine. 6, 4, p. 336-340 5 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  2. Defining cachexia in a renal population

    Reid, J., Noble, H., Davenport, A., Farrington, K., Fouque, D., Porter, S., Seres, D., Shields, J., Slee, A., Witham, M. D., Wright, M. & Maxwell, A. P. Jun 2015 In : Journal of Renal Care. 41, 2, p. 79-80 2 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

  3. Effect of vitamin D supplementation on blood pressure: a systematic review and meta-analysis incorporating individual patient data

    Struthers, A. D. , Khan, F. , Witham, M. D. & 20 others Beveridge, L. A., Jorde, R., Scragg, R., Macdonald, H. M., Alvarez, J., Boxer, R., Dalbeni, A., Gepner, A. D., Isbel, N. M., Larsen, T., Nagpal, J., Petchey, W. G., Stricker, H., Stroebel, F., Tangpricha, V., Toxqui, L., Vaquero, M. P., Wamberg, L., Zittermann, A. & D-PRESSURE Collaboration May 2015 In : JAMA Internal Medicine. 175, 5, p. 745-754

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  4. Falls research: stumbling or striding?

    Clark, C. L., McMurdo, M. E. T. & Witham, M. D. May 2015 In : Age and Ageing. 44, 3, p. 350-352 2 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

  5. Falls research: stumbling or striding?

    Clarke, C. L., McMurdo, M. E. T. & Witham, M. D. May 2015 In : Age and Ageing. 44, 3, p. 350-352 3 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  6. The role of perceived barriers and objectively measured physical activity in adults aged 65-100

    Gellert, P., Witham, M. D., Crombie, I. K., Donnan, P. T., McMurdo, M. E. T. & Sniehotta, F. F. May 2015 In : Age and Ageing. 44, 3, p. 384-390 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  7. Effect of intermittent vitamin D3 on vascular function and symptoms in chronic fatigue syndrome: a randomised controlled trial

    Witham, M. D., Adams, F., McSwiggan, S., Kennedy, G., Kabir, G., Belch, J. J. F. & Khan, F. Mar 2015 In : Nutrition, Metabolism and Cardiovascular Diseases. 25, 3, p. 287-294 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  8. Ageing as a cross-cutting theme

    Witham, M. D. 2015

    Research output: Contribution to conferenceOther

  9. Improving recruitment of older people to clinical trials: use of the cohort multiple randomised controlled trial design

    Clegg, A., Relton, C., Young, J. & Witham, M. 2015 In : Age and Ageing. 4 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

  10. ACE inhibitors, statins and thiazides: no association with change in grip strength among community dwelling older men and women from the Hertfordshire Cohort Study

    Witham, M. D., Syddall, H. E., Dennison, E., Cooper, C., McMurdo, M. E. T. & Sayer, A. A. Sep 2014 In : Age and Ageing. 43, 5, p. 661-666 6 p., afu008

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  11. Cardiovascular disease and vitamin D supplementation: trial analysis, systematic review, and meta-analysis

    Ford, J. A., MacLennan, G. S., Avenell, A., Bolland, M., Grey, A., Witham, M. & for the RECORD Trial Group Sep 2014 In : American Journal of Clinical Nutrition. 100, 3, p. 746-755 10 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  12. Effect of vitamin D supplementation on orthostatic hypotension: data from the Vitamin D in Isolated Systolic Hypertension randomized controlled trial

    Witham, M. D., Price, R. J. G., Struthers, A. D., Donnan, P. T., Messow, M., McConnachie, A., Ford, I. & McMurdo, M. E. T. 1 Aug 2014 In : Journal of Hypertension. 32, 8, p. 1693-1699 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  13. Vitamin D therapy to reduce blood pressure and left ventricular hypertrophy in resistant hypertension: randomized, controlled trial

    Witham, M. D., Ireland, S., Houston, J. G., Gandy, S. J., Waugh, S., MacDonald, T. M., Mackenzie, I. S. & Struthers, A. D. Apr 2014 In : Hypertension. 63, 4, p. 706-712 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  14. Association of day length and weather conditions with physical activity levels in older community dwelling people

    Witham, M. D., Donnan, P. T., Vadiveloo, T., Sniehotta, F. F., Crombie, I. K., Feng, Z. & McMurdo, M. E. T. 30 Jan 2014 In : PLoS ONE. 9, 1, e85331

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  15. Clinical trial design for older people - time for a rethink

    Witham, M. D. & George, J. 2014 In : QJM : an International Journal of Medicine. 107, 1, p. 15-16 2 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  16. What is the JRCPE for?

    Bracewell, R. M., Witham, M. D., Medford, A. R., Beveridge, A. W., Lee, Y. Y. & O’Mahony, S. G. 2014 In : Journal of the Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh. 44, 3, p. 194-195 2 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  17. Predicting failure to improve during rehabilitation for older patients using routinely collected clinical data

    Tan, S. C., Ramage, L., McMurdo, M. E. T. & Witham, M. D. Nov 2013 In : European Geriatric Medicine. 4, 5, p. 324-328 5 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  18. Unnecessary ward moves

    McMurdo, M. E. T. & Witham, M. D. Sep 2013 In : Age and Ageing. 42, 5, p. 555-556 2 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

  19. Vitamin D and the cardiovascular system

    Beveridge, L. A. & Witham, M. D. Aug 2013 In : Osteoporosis International . 24, 8, p. 2167-2180 14 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  20. Does the anticholinergic risk score predict death in older people after discharge from inpatient rehabilitation?

    Walesby, K. E., Sumukadas, D., Ramage, L., McMurdo, M. E., Mangoni, A. A. & Witham, M. D. Apr 2013 In : Journal of the American Geriatrics Society. 61, Suppl. 1, p. S142 1 p., C45

    Research output: Contribution to journalMeeting abstract

  21. Allopurinol use is associated with greater functional gains in older rehabilitation patients

    Beveridge, L. A., Ramage, L., McMurdo, M. E. T., George, J. & Witham, M. D. 2013 In : Age and Ageing. 42, 3, p. 400-404 5 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  22. Does the anticholinergic risk score predict death in older people after discharge from inpatient rehabilitation?

    Walesby, K. E., Sumukadas, D., Ramage, L., McMurdo, M. E., Mangoni, A. A. & Witham, M. D. 2013

    Research output: Contribution to conferencePoster

  23. Centrally active prescribing for nursing home residents - how are we doing?

    Hughes, L. D., Hanslip, J. & Witham, M. D. Oct 2012 In : European Geriatric Medicine. 3, 5, p. 304-307 4 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  24. PPIS with clopidogrel: Evidence of net benefit of proton pump inhibitors with clopidogrel is lacking in older patients

    Witham, M. D., Soiza, R. & Logan, I. 4 Sep 2012 In : BMJ. 345, 7873, p. - 1 p., e5849

    Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

  25. Psychological, health-related, social and environmental predictors of physical activity in the over 65s

    Sniehotta, F. F., Argo, I., Crombie, I. K., Feng, Z., Vadiveloo, T., Witham, M., Donnan, P. T. & McMurdo, M. E. T. 1 Aug 2012 In : Psychology and Health. 27, Supplement 1: Resiliance and Health, p. 121-121 1 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalMeeting abstract

  26. Aspiration in older patients without stroke: A systematic review of bedside diagnostic tests and predictors of pneumonia

    Wilkinson, A. H., Burns, S. L. & Witham, M. D. 1 Jun 2012 In : European Geriatric Medicine. 3, 3, p. 145-152 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  27. Vitamin D and cardiovascular disease

    Witham, M. D. May 2012 In : Bone. 50, p. S22-S23 2 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalMeeting abstract

  28. Trials must enrol people with multiple problems

    Witham, M. D. 21 Mar 2012 In : BMJ. 344, p. - 1 p., e2137

    Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

  29. Association between statin medication use and improved outcomes during inpatient rehabilitation in older people

    Lynch, J. E., Henderson, N. R., Ramage, L., McMurdo, M. E. T. & Witham, M. D. Mar 2012 In : Age and Ageing. 41, 2, p. 260-262 3 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  30. Can vitamin D deficiency cause diabetes and cardiovascular diseases?: Present evidence and future perspectives

    Muscogiuri, G., Sorice, G. P., Ajjan, R., Mezza, T., Pilz, S., Prioletta, A., Scragg, R., Volpe, S. L., Witham, M. D. & Giaccari, A. Feb 2012 In : Nutrition, Metabolism and Cardiovascular Diseases. 22, 2, p. 81-87 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalScientific review

  31. Vitamin D supplementation did not prevent influenza-like illness as diagnosed retrospectively by questionnaires in subjects participating in randomized clinical trials

    Jorde, R., Witham, M., Janssens, W., Rolighed, L., Borchhardt, K., de Boer, I. H., Grimnes, G. & Hutchinson, M. S. Feb 2012 In : Scandinavian Journal of Infectious Diseases. 44, 2, p. 126-132 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  32. Efficacy of common treatments for orthostatic hypotension: a systematic review

    Logan, I. C. & Witham, M. D. Jan 2012 In : Age and Ageing. 41, p. 30-30 1 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalMeeting abstract

  33. Interventions to enhance adherence to medications in patients with heart failure: a systematic review

    Molloy, G. J., O'Carroll, R. E., Witham, M. D. & McMurdo, M. E. T. Jan 2012 In : Circulation: Heart Failure. 5, 1, p. 126-133 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  34. Modifying the six minute walk test to better detect fatiguability: a prospective study

    Speight, K. A. & Witham, M. D. Jan 2012 In : Age and Ageing. 41, s1, p. 60-60 1 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalMeeting abstract

  35. Delirium in older patients: important determinant of hospital outcome

    Hughes, L. D., Witham, M. & MacLullich, A. 2012 In : Journal of the Indian Academy of Geriatrics. 8, 2, p. 92-94 3 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  36. Effect of vitamin D supplementation on glycaemic control and insulin resistance: a systematic review and meta-analysis

    George, P. S., Pearson, E. R. & Witham, M. D. 2012 In : Diabetic Medicine. 29, 8, p. e142-e150 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  37. Efficacy and cost of an exercise program for functionally impaired older patients with heart failure: a randomized controlled trial

    Witham, M. D., Fulton, R. L., Greig, C. A., Johnston, D. W., Lang, C. C., van der Pol, M., Boyers, D., Struthers, A. D. & McMurdo, M. E. T. 2012 In : Circulation: Heart Failure. 5, 2, p. 209-216 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  38. Should we be giving enhanced vitamin D intakes to all?

    Witham, M. D. 2012 In : Journal of the Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh. 42, 2, p. 189 1 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

  39. Social, environmental and psychological factors associated with objective physical activity levels in the over 65s

    McMurdo, M. E. T., Argo, I., Crombie, I. K., Feng, Z., Sniehotta, F. F., Vadiveloo, T., Witham, M. D. & Donnan, P. T. 2012 In : PLoS ONE. 7, 2, p. - 6 p., e31878

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  40. A randomised controlled trial of exercise training for older heart failure patients

    Fulton, R. L., Witham, M., Greig, C., Johnston, D., Lang, C. C., Van der Pol, M., Boyers, D., Struthers, A. D. & McMurdo, M. E. T. Aug 2011 In : Age and Ageing. 40, S2, p. II9-II9 1 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalMeeting abstract

  41. Comparison of the endurance shuttle walk test and the six-minute walk test in older heart failure patients

    Speight, K. A., Witham, M. D., Fulton, R. L., Johnston, D. W., Lang, C. C., Struthers, A. D. & McMurdo, M. E. T. Aug 2011 In : Age and Ageing. 40, p. II8-II8 1 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalMeeting abstract

  42. Development of a risk score to guide brain imaging in older patients admitted with falls and confusion

    Brown, A. J., Witham, M. D. & George, J. Aug 2011 In : British Journal of Radiology. 84, 1004, p. 756-757 2 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  43. Statin use associated with greater functional gains in older rehabilitation patients - a retrospective cohort study

    Henderson, N., Lynch, J., Ramage, L., McMurdo, M. E. T. & Witham, M. D. Aug 2011 In : Age and Ageing. 40, s2, p. II58-II58 1 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalMeeting abstract

  44. Trends in Function and Postdischarge Mortality in a Medicine for the Elderly Rehabilitation Center Over a 10-Year Period

    Witham, M. D., Ramage, L., Burns, S. L., Gillespie, N. D., Hanslip, J., Laidlaw, S., Leslie, C. A. & McMurdo, M. E. Aug 2011 In : Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation. 92, 8, p. 1288-1292 5 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  45. Vitamin D in chronic heart failure

    Witham, M. D. 1 Jun 2011 In : Current Heart Failure Reports. 8, 2, p. 123-130 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalScientific review

  46. Teaching junior doctors: Not for the want of trying

    Witham, M. D. 10 May 2011 In : BMJ. 342, p. - 1 p., d2894

    Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

  47. Use of hand-held echocardiography to facilitate the management of cardiac disease in older people

    Sumukadas, D., Witham, M. D. & Gillespie, N. D. Feb 2011 In : Scottish Medical Journal. 56, 1, p. 23-25 3 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  48. A systematic review of bedside diagnostic tests for aspiration in older patients without stroke

    Wilkinson, A. H., Burns, S. L. & Witham, M. D. 2011 In : Age and Ageing. 40, S2, p. ii46 1 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalMeeting abstract

  49. Drug Trials and Older People: Time to Embrace the Complexity of Age

    Witham, M. D. 2011 In : Drugs & Aging. 28, 8, p. 679-680 2 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

  50. Meta-analysis of B-type natriuretic peptide's ability to identify stress induced myocardial ischemia

    Nadir, M. A., Witham, M. D., Szwejkowski, B. R. & Struthers, A. D. 2011 In : American Journal of Cardiology. 107, 5, p. 662-667 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  51. Should we be giving enhanced vitamin D intakes to all?

    Boucher, B. J. & Witham, M. D. 2011 In : Journal of the Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh. 41, 4, p. 324-329 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  52. The effect of different doses of vitamin D-3 on markers of vascular health in patients with type 2 diabetes: a randomised controlled trial

    Witham, M. D., Dove, F. J., Dryburgh, M., Sugden, J. A., Morris, A. D. & Struthers, A. D. Oct 2010 In : Diabetologia. 53, 10, p. 2112-2119 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  53. Gastric acid suppressants-too much of a good thing?

    Logan, I. C., Sumukadas, D. & Witham, M. D. Jul 2010 In : Age and Ageing. 39, 4, p. 410-411 2 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

  54. Predicting mortality using two renal function estimation methods in hospitalised stroke patients

    Porter, L. F., Witham, M. D., Fraser, C. G. & MacWalter, R. S. 18 Mar 2010 In : International Journal of Cardiology. 139, 3, p. 307-309 3 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

  55. Interventions to achieve long-term weight loss in obese older people: a systematic review and meta-analysis

    Witham, M. D. & Avenell, A. Mar 2010 In : Age and Ageing. 39, 2, p. 176-184 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  56. Do changes in serum magnesium levels correlate with changes in muscle strength in older people

    Sumukadas, D., Henderson, S., Boyce, F. & Witham, M. 2010 In : Age and Ageing. 39, suppl. 1, p. i18 1 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalMeeting abstract

  57. Using the endurance shuttle walk test in older people -a feasibility study

    Burton, L. A., Witham, M. D., Sumukadas, D., Struthers, A. D. & McMurdo, M. E. T. 2010 In : Age and Ageing. 39, Supplement 2, p. ii 1 1 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalMeeting abstract

  58. Vitamin D and Cardiovascular Prevention

    Nadir, M. A., Szwejkowski, B. R. & Witham, M. D. 2010 In : Cardiovascular Therapeutics. 28, 4, p. e5-e12 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalScientific review

  59. Serum phosphate in older people

    Lambert, M., Sumukadas, D. & Witham, M. 1 Nov 2009 In : Reviews in Clinical Gerontology. 19, 4, p. 263-270 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalScientific review

  60. Effect of vitamin D on blood pressure: a systematic review and meta-analysis

    Witham, M. D., Nadir, M. A. & Struthers, A. D. Oct 2009 In : Journal of Hypertension. 27, 10, p. 1948-1954 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  61. Adherence to angiotensin-converting-enzyme inhibitors and illness beliefs in older heart failure patients

    Molloy, G. J., Gao, C., Johnston, D. W., Johnston, M., Witham, M. D., Struthers, A. D. & McMurdo, M. E. T. Jul 2009 In : European Journal of Heart Failure. 11, 7, p. 715-720 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  62. Turning old age into a disease? Better evidence is the answer

    Witham, M. D. 23 Mar 2009 In : BMJ. 338, p. - 1 p., b1199

    Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

  63. Associations and consequences of hypophosphataemia in older hospitalised women

    Sumukadas, D., Jenkinson, F. & Witham, M. D. Jan 2009 In : Age and Ageing. 38, 1, p. 112-115 4 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  64. Do changes in serum magnesium levels correlate with changes in muscle strength in older people

    Sumukadas, D., Henderson, S., Boyce, F. & Witham, M. 2009

    Research output: Contribution to conferencePoster

  65. Effect of weather on physical activity levels in older people

    Sumukadas, D., Witham, M. D., Struthers, A. D. & McMurdo, M. E. T. 2009 In : Age and Ageing. 38, Supplement 1, p. i46

    Research output: Contribution to journalMeeting abstract

  66. Vitamin D in older people

    Logan, I. C. & Witham, M. D. 1 Nov 2008 In : Reviews in Clinical Gerontology. 18, 4, p. 287-298 12 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalScientific review

  67. ACE inhibitors for sarcopenia - as good as exercise training?

    Witham, M. D., Sumukadas, D. & McMurdo, M. E. T. Jul 2008 In : Age and Ageing. 37, 4, p. 363-365 4 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

  68. More evidence is needed before general supplementation

    Witham, M. D. 28 Jun 2008 In : BMJ. 336, 7659, p. 1451 1 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

  69. Vitamin D deficiency - More evidence is needed before general supplementation

    Witham, M. D. 28 Jun 2008 In : BMJ. 336, 7659, p. 1451-1451 1 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

  70. Validation of an individualised quality of life measure in older day hospital patients

    Witham, M. D., Fulton, R. L., Wilson, L., Leslie, C. A. & McMurdo, M. E. 18 Apr 2008 In : Health and Quality of Life Outcomes. 6, p. - 7 p., 27

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  71. The under-representation of older people in clinical trials: Barriers and potential solutions

    Habicht, D. W., Witham, M. D. & McMurdo, M. E. T. Mar 2008 In : Journal of Nutrition Health & Aging. 12, 3, p. 194-196 3 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  72. Vitamin D improves endothelial function in patients with Type 2 diabetes mellitus and low vitamin D levels

    Sugden, J. A., Davies, J. I., Witham, M. D., Morris, A. D. & Struthers, A. D. Mar 2008 In : Diabetic Medicine. 25, 3, p. 320-325 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  73. Does a low phosphate level predict death and length of stay in older hospitalised women?

    Sumukadas, D., Jenkinson, F. & Witham, M. 2008 In : Age and Ageing. 37, S3, p. iii47 1 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalMeeting abstract

  74. Non-clinical training of United Kingdom higher trainees in geriatric medicine

    Conroy, S., Witham, M. D., Myint, P. K. & Gladman, J. R. F. 2008 In : CME Journal Geriatric Medicine. 10, 1, p. 37-38 2 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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