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Ability of verbal autopsy data to detect deaths due to uncontrolled hyperglycaemia: testing existing methods and development and validation of a novel weighted score

Blackstock, S., Witham, M. D., Wade, A. N., Crampin, A., Beran, D., Ogle, G. D. & Davies, J. I., 18 Oct 2019, In : BMJ Open. 9, 10, p. 1-8 8 p., e026331.

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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.

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16 Citations (Scopus)
5 Citations (Scopus)

Ageing as a cross-cutting theme

Witham, M. D., 2015.

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A good death for the oldest old

Witham, M. D. & Hockley, J., 27 Apr 2016, In : Age and Ageing. 45, 3, p. 329-331 3 p.

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3 Citations (Scopus)
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Allopurinol and oxypurinol promote osteoblast differentiation and increase bone formation

Orriss, I. R., Arnett, T. R., George, J. & Witham, M. D., 15 Mar 2016, In : Experimental Cell Research. 342, 2, p. 166-174 9 p.

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10 Citations (Scopus)
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Allopurinol use associated with greater functional gains in older rehabilitation patients: a retrospective cohort study

Beveridge, L. A., Ramage, L., McMurdo, M. E. T., George, J. & Witham, M., 2012, In : Age and Ageing. 41, Suppl. 2, p. 65 1 p.

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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.

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17 Citations (Scopus)

An evaluation of the psychometric properties of the Indicator of Relative Need (IoRN) instrument

Canny, A., Robertson, F., Knight, P., Redpath, A. & Witham, M. D., 28 Jul 2016, In : BMC Geriatrics. 16, 10 p., 147.

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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.

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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.

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13 Citations (Scopus)

Association between allopurinol use and hip fracture in older patients

Basu, U., Goodbrand, J., McMurdo, M. E. T., Donnan, P. T., McGilchrist, M., Frost, H., George, J. & Witham, M. D., Mar 2016, In : Bone. 84, p. 189-193 5 p.

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9 Citations (Scopus)
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Association between bisphosphonate therapy and outcomes from rehabilitation in older people

Goodbrand, J. A., Hughes, L. D., Cochrane, L., Donnan, P., McGilchrist, M., Frost, H., McMurdo, M. & Witham, M., May 2017, In : Archives of Gerontology and Geriatrics. 70, p. 195-200 6 p.

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2 Citations (Scopus)
157 Downloads (Pure)

Association between GDF-15 levels and changes in vascular and physical function in older patients with hypertension

Barma, M., Khan, F., Price, R. J. G., Donnan, P. T., Messow, C. M., Ford, I., McConnachie, A., Struthers, A. D., McMurdo, M. E. T. & Witham, M. D., 2016, In : Aging Clinical and Experimental Research. 29, 5, p. 1055-1059 5 p.

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9 Citations (Scopus)
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Association between kidney function, rehabilitation outcome, and survival in older patients discharged from inpatient rehabilitation

Doyle, E. M., Sloan, J. M., Goodbrand, J. A., McMurdo, M. E. T., Donnan, P. T., McGilchrist, M. M., Frost, H. & Witham, M. D., Nov 2015, In : American Journal of Kidney Diseases. 66, 5, p. 768-774 7 p.

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10 Citations (Scopus)
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1 Citation (Scopus)
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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.

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18 Citations (Scopus)
4 Citations (Scopus)
331 Downloads (Pure)

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.

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33 Citations (Scopus)
144 Downloads (Pure)

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

Bringing all together for research capacity building in LMICs - Authors' reply

Beran, D., Byass, P., Gbakima, A., Kahn, K., Sankoh, O., Tollman, S., Witham, M. & Davies, J., Sep 2017, In : The Lancet Global Health. 5, 9, p. e870 1 p.

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Calcium Channel Blockers Are Associated With Improved Survival and Lower Cardiovascular Mortality in Patients With Renovascular Disease

Desmukh, H., Barker, E., Ambarasan, T., Levin, D., Bell, S., Witham, M. D. & George, J., 29 Jan 2019, In : Cardiovascular Therapeutics. 36, 6, p. 1-7 7 p., e12474.

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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 journalReview article

92 Citations (Scopus)

Cardiovascular and metabolic effects of metformin in patients with type 1 diabetes (REMOVAL): a double-blind, randomised, placebo-controlled trial

Petrie, J. R., Chaturvedi, N., Ford, I., Brouwers, M. C. G. J., Greenlaw, N., Tillin, T., Hramiak, I., Hughes, A. D., Jenkins, A. J., Klein, B. E. K., Klein, R., Ooi, T. C., Rossing, P., Stehouwer, C. D. A., Sattar, N. & Colhoun, H. M., 1 Aug 2017, In : The Lancet Diabetes and Endocrinology. 5, 8, p. 597-609 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

103 Citations (Scopus)

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.

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164 Citations (Scopus)

Cardiovascular Disease Profile of the Oldest Adults in Rural South Africa: Data from the HAALSI Study (Health and Aging in Africa: Longitudinal Studies of INDEPTH Communities)

Jardim, T. V., Witham, M. D., Abrahams-Gessel, S., Gómez-Olivé, F. X., Tollman, S., Berkman, L. & Gaziano, T. A., 14 Nov 2018, In : Journal of the American Geriatrics Society. 66, 11, p. 2151-2157 7 p.

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1 Citation (Scopus)
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5 Citations (Scopus)
143 Downloads (Pure)

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

5 Citations (Scopus)
105 Citations (Scopus)

Clinical and cost-effectiveness of oral sodium bicarbonate therapy for older patients with chronic kidney disease and low-grade acidosis: A pragmatic randomised, double-blind, placebo-controlled trial

Witham, M. D., Band, M., Ahmed, A. K., Almond, M. K., Balasubramaniam, G. S., Basnayake, K., Sumukadas, D., Chan, A., Chong, H. Y., Donnan, P. T., Duncan, N., Hampson, G., Hu, M. K., Kalra, P., Kennedy, G., Kirk, A., Lamb, E., Lambie, S., Littleford, R., McNamee, P. & 13 others, Mishra, B., Mitra, S., Nicholas, J., Plews, D., Rauchhaus, P., Soiza, R. L., Stevens, P. E., Sumukadas, D., Tse, W., Warwick, G., Wilkie, M., Winnett, G. & Avenell, A., 9 Apr 2020, In : Health Technology Assessment. 18, 16 p., 91 (2020).

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Clinical trial design for older people - time for a rethink

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

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9 Citations (Scopus)

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

Conducting and reporting trials for older people

Witham, M. D. & Stott, D. J., 1 Nov 2017, In : Age and Ageing. 46, 6, p. 889-894 6 p.

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3 Citations (Scopus)
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9 Citations (Scopus)

Controversy in the link between Vitamin D supplementation and hypertension

Beveridge, L. A. & Witham, M. D., 2015, In : Expert Review of Cardiovascular Therapy. 13, 9, p. 971-973 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

12 Citations (Scopus)

Cross-sectional relationship between Haemoglobin concentration and measures of physical and cognitive function in an older rural South African population

Payne, C. F., Davies, J. I., Gomez-Olive, F. X., Hands, K. J., Kahn, K., Kobayashi, L. C., Tipping, B., Tollman, S., Wade, A. & Witham, M., 9 Aug 2018, In : Journal of Epidemiology and Community Health. 72, 9, p. 796-802 7 p.

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5 Citations (Scopus)
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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

4 Citations (Scopus)

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.

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Development and external validation of an acute kidney injury risk score for use in the general population

Bell, S., James, M. T., Farmer, C. K. T., Tan, Z., De Souza, N. & Witham, M., Jun 2020, In : Clinical Kidney Journal. 13, 3, p. 402-412 11 p.

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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.

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2 Citations (Scopus)
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28 Citations (Scopus)
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Does oral sodium bicarbonate therapy improve function and quality of life in older patients with chronic kidney disease and low-grade acidosis (the BiCARB trial)? Study protocol for a randomized controlled trial

Witham, M. D., Band, M. M., Littleford, R. C., Avenell, A., Soiza, R. L., McMurdo, M. E. T., Sumukadas, D., Ogston, S. A., Lamb, E. J., Hampson, G., McNamee, P. & BiCARB study group, 1 Aug 2015, In : Trials. 16, 9 p., 326.

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9 Citations (Scopus)
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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.

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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

Dog ownership and physical activity in later life: a cross-sectional observational study

Feng, Z., Dibben, C., Witham, M. D., Donnan, P. T., Vadiveloo, T., Sniehotta, F., Crombie, I. K. & McMurdo, M. E. T., Sep 2014, In : Preventive Medicine. 66, p. 101-106 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

33 Citations (Scopus)

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

2 Citations (Scopus)

Effect of allopurinol on phosphocreatine recovery and muscle function in older people with impaired physical function: a randomised controlled trial

Witham, M. D., Clarke, C. L., Hutcheon, A., Gingles, C., Gandy, S., Priba, L., Nicholas, R. S., Cavin, I., Sumukadas, D., Struthers, A. D. & George, J., 21 Apr 2020, In : Age and Ageing. 8 p., afaa061.

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21 Citations (Scopus)