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Miles D. Witham

  1. Ageing as a cross-cutting theme

    Witham, M. D. 2015

    Research output: Contribution to conferenceOther

  2. 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

  3. 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

  4. 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

  5. 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

  6. 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

  7. 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

  8. 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

  9. 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

  10. 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

  11. 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

  12. 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

  13. 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

  14. 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

  15. 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

  16. 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

  17. 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

  18. 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

  19. Vitamin D and cardiovascular disease

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

    Research output: Contribution to journalMeeting abstract

  20. 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

  21. 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

  22. 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

  23. 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

  24. 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

  25. 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

  26. 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

  27. 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

  28. 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

  29. 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

  30. 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

  31. 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

  32. 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

  33. 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

  34. 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

  35. 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

  36. 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

  37. 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

  38. 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

  39. 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

  40. 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

  41. 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

  42. 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

  43. 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

  44. 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

  45. 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

  46. 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

  47. 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

  48. 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

  49. 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

  50. 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

  51. 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

  52. 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

  53. 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

  54. 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

  55. 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

  56. 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

  57. 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

  58. 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

  59. 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

  60. 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

  61. 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

  62. 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

  63. 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

  64. 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

  65. 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

  66. 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

  67. Vitamin D improves markers of vascular health in patients with type 2 diabetes

    Sugden, J., Davies, J., Witham, M., Morris, A. & Struthers, A. Jun 2007 In : Heart. 93, p. A81-A81 1 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalMeeting abstract

  68. Using an individualised quality of life measure in older heart failure patients

    Witham, M. D., Crighton, L. J. & McMurdo, M. E. T. Mar 2007 In : International Journal of Cardiology. 116, 1, p. 40-45 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  69. Defining the nutritional status and dietary intake of older heart failure patients

    Price, R. J. G., Witham, M. D. & McMurdo, M. E. T. 2007 In : European Journal of Cardiovascular Nursing. 6, 3, p. 178-183 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  70. Health and welfare of older people in care homes

    McMurdo, M. E. T. & Witham, M. D. 2007 In : BMJ. 334, 7600, p. 913-914 2 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

  71. How to get older people included in clinical studies

    Witham, M. D. & McMurdo, M. E. T. 2007 In : Drugs & Aging. 24, 3, p. 187-196 10 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  72. Long-term follow-up of very old heart failure patients enrolled in a trial of exercise training

    Witham, M. D., Argo, I. S., Johnston, D. W., Struthers, A. D. & McMurdo, M. E. T. 2007 In : American Journal of Geriatric Cardiology. 16, 4, p. 243-248 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  73. Predictors of exercise capacity and everyday activity in older heart failure patients

    Witham, M. D., Argo, I. S., Johnston, D. W., Struthers, A. D. & McMurdo, M. E. T. Mar 2006 In : European Journal of Heart Failure. 8, 2, p. 203-207 5 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  74. Effects of an exercise intervention for older heart failure patients on caregiver burden and emotional distress

    Molloy, G. J., Johnston, D. W., Gao, C., Witham, M. D., Gray, J. M., Argo, I. S., Struthers, A. D. & McMurdo, M. E. T. 2006 In : European Journal of Cardiovascular Prevention and Rehabilitation. 13, 3, p. 381-387 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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