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  • Miles Witham
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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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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)
139 Downloads (Pure)

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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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)
130 Downloads (Pure)

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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1 Citation (Scopus)
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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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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.

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103 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)
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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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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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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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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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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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Effect of vitamin D supplementation on markers of vascular function: a systematic review and individual participant meta-analysis

Beveridge, L., Khan, F., Struthers, A., Armitage, J., Barchetta, I., Cavallo, M. G., Clarke, R., Dalan, R., Dreyer, G., Gepner, A. D., Forouhi, N. G., Harris, R. A. ., Hitman, G. A., Larsen, T., Khadgawat, R., Marckmann, P., Mose, F. H. ., Pilz, S., Scholze, A., Shargorodsky, M. & 4 others, Sokol, S. I., Stricker, H., Zoccali, C. & Witham, M., 5 Jun 2018, In : Journal of the American Heart Association. 7, 11, p. 1-21 21 p., e008273.

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26 Citations (Scopus)
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Effect of vitamin K2 on postural sway in older people who fall: A Randomized Controlled Trial

Witham, M. D., Price, R. J. G., Band, M. M., Hannah, M. S., Fulton, R. L., Clarke, C. L., Donnan, P. T., McNamee, P., Cvoro, V. & Soiza, R. L., 15 Oct 2019, In : Journal of the American Geriatrics Society. 67, 10, p. 2102-2107 6 p.

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Effect of vitamin K on vascular health and physical function in older people with vascular disease–a randomised controlled trial

Fulton, R. L., McMurdo, M. E. T., Hill, A., Abboud, R. J., Arnold, G. P., Struthers, A. D., Khan, F., Vermeer, C., Knapen, M. H. J., Drummen, N. E. A. & Witham, M. D., Mar 2016, In : Journal of Nutrition Health & Aging. 20, 3, p. 325-333 9 p.

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15 Citations (Scopus)

Establishing a clinical phenotype for cachexia in end stage kidney disease: study protocol

Reid, J., Noble, H. R., Adamson, G., Davenport, A., Farrington, K., Fouque, D., Kalantar-Zadeh, K., Mallett, J., McKeaveney, C., Porter, S., Seres, D. S., Shields, J., Slee, A., Witham, M. D. & Maxwell, A. P., 13 Feb 2018, In : BMC Nephrology. 19, 1, p. 38 6 p., 38.

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4 Citations (Scopus)
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Factors associated with change in objectively measured physical activity in older people: data from the Physical Activity Cohort Scotland study

Clarke, C., Sniehotta, F. F., Vadiveloo, T., Argo, I., Donnan, P., McMurdo, M. & Witham, M., 14 Aug 2017, In : BMC Geriatrics. 17, p. 1-9 9 p., 180.

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8 Citations (Scopus)
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Hospital-acquired pneumonia incidence and diagnosis in older patients

Burton, L. A., Price, R., Barr, K. E., McAuley, S. M., Allen, J. B., Clinton, A. M., Phillips, G., Marwick, C. A., McMurdo, M. E. T. & Witham, M. D., Jan 2016, In : Age and Ageing. 45, 1, p. 171-174 4 p.

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15 Citations (Scopus)
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Hypertension treatment for older people-navigating between Scylla and Charybdis

Conroy, S. P., Westendorp, R. G. J. & Witham, M. D., Jul 2018, In : Age and Ageing. 47, 4, p. 505-508 4 p.

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7 Citations (Scopus)
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Impact of exercise-based cardiac rehabilitation in patients with heart failure (ExTraMATCH II) on mortality and hospitalisation: an individual-patient data meta-analysis of randomised trials

Taylor, R. S. ., Walker, S., Smart, N. A., Piepoli, M. F., Warren, F. C., Ciani, O., O'Connor, C. M., Whellan, D., Keteyian, S. J., Coats, A. J. S., Davos, C. H., Dalal, H. M., Dracup, K., Evangelista, L., Jolly, K., Myers, J., McKelvie, R. S., Nilsson, B. B., Passino, C., Witham, M. & 2 others, Yeh, G. Y. & Olsen Zwisler, A-D., 1 Dec 2018, In : European Journal of Heart Failure. 20, 12, p. 1735-1743 9 p.

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33 Citations (Scopus)
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Impact of introducing electronic acute kidney injury alerts in primary care

Aiyegbusi, O., Witham, M., Lim, M., Gauld, G. & Bell, S., Apr 2019, In : Clinical Kidney Journal. 12, 2, p. 253-257 5 p.

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Introduction to the Age and Ageing Sarcopenia collection

Witham, M. & Sayer, A. A., 2 Nov 2016, In : Age and Ageing. 45, 6, p. 752-753 2 p.

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2 Citations (Scopus)
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Leucine and ACE inhibitors as therapies for sarcopenia (LACE trial): study protocol for a randomised controlled trial

Band, M. M., Sumukadas, D., Struthers, A. D., Avenell, A., Donnan, P. T., Kemp, P. R., Smith, K. T., Hume, C. L., Hapca, A. & Witham, M. D., 1 Jan 2018, In : Trials. 19, p. 1-11 11 p., 6.

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16 Citations (Scopus)
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Metformin in adults with type 1 diabetes: Design and methods of REducing with MetfOrmin Vascular Adverse Lesions (REMOVAL): An international multicentre trial

REMOVAL Trial Team, Petrie, J. R., Chaturvedi, N., Ford, I., Hramiak, I., Hughes, A. D., Jenkins, A. J., E. Klein, B., Klein, R., Ooi, T. C., Rossing, P., Sattar, N. & Stehouwer, C. D. A., 1 Apr 2017, In : Diabetes, Obesity and Metabolism. 19, 4, p. 509-516 8 p.

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13 Citations (Scopus)
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Podiatry interventions to prevent falls in older people: a systematic review and meta-analysis

Wylie, G., Torrens, C., Campbell, P., Frost, H., Gordon, A. L., Menz, H. B., Skelton, D. A., Sullivan, F., Witham, M. D. & Morris, J., May 2019, In : Age and Ageing. 48, 3, p. 327-336 10 p.

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3 Citations (Scopus)
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Prevalence and correlates of frailty in an older rural African population: findings from the HAALSI cohort study

Payne, C. F., Wade, A., Kabudula, C. W., Davies, J. I., Change, A. Y., Gomez-Olive, F. X., Kahn, K., Berkman, L. F., Tollman, S., Salomon, J. A. & Witham, M., 28 Dec 2017, In : BMC Geriatrics. 17, p. 1-10 10 p., 293.

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Serum sodium level variability as a prognosticator in older adults

Barma, M. A., Soiza, R. L., Donnan, P. T., McGilchrist, M. M., Frost, H. & Witham, M. D., 3 Jan 2019, In : Scandinavian Journal of Clinical and Laboratory Investigation. 78, 7-8, p. 632-638 7 p.

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Should chronic metabolic acidosis be treated in older people with chronic kidney disease?

Witham, M. D. & Lamb, E. J., Nov 2016, In : Nephrology Dialysis Transplantation. 31, 11, p. 1796-1802 7 p.

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5 Citations (Scopus)
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Slower Decline in C-Reactive Protein after an Inflammatory Insult Is Associated with Longer Survival in Older Hospitalised Patients

Barma, M., Goodbrand, J. A., Donnan, P. T., McGilchrist, M. M., Frost, H., McMurdo, M. E. T. & Witham, M. D., 28 Jul 2016, In : PLoS ONE. 11, 7, 10 p., e0159412.

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2 Citations (Scopus)
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Sodium bicarbonate to improve physical function in patients over 60 years with advanced chronic kidney disease: the BiCARB RCT

Witham, M. D., Band, M., Chong, H., Donnan, P. T., Hampson, G., Hu, M. K., Littleford, R., Lamb, E., Kalra, P. A., Kennedy, G., McNamee, P., Plews, D., Rauchhaus, P., Soiza, R. L., Sumukadas, D., Warwick, G. & Avenell, A., Jun 2020, In : Health Technology Assessment. 24, 27, p. 1-120 120 p.

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Spironolactone for people aged 70 or over with osteoarthritic knee pain: a proof-of-concept trial

McMurdo, M. E. T., Sumukadas, D., Donnan, P. T., Cvoro, V., Rauchhaus, P., Argo, I., Waldie, H., Littleford, R., Struthers, A. D. & Witham, M. D., May 2016, In : Arthritis Care & Research. 68, 5, p. 716-721 6 p.

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2 Citations (Scopus)
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Systematic Techniques to Enhance rEtention in Randomised controlled trials: the STEER study protocol

Gillies, K., Bower, P., Elliott, J., MacLennan, G., Newlands, R. S. N., Ogden, M., Treweek, S. P., Wells, M., Witham, M. D., Young, B. & Francis, J. J., 27 Mar 2018, In : Trials. 19, 1, p. 1-10 10 p., 197.

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3 Citations (Scopus)
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The Addition of Vitamin D Supplementation to Interferon and Ribavirin in the Treatment of Hepatitis C Virus Infection: A Randomised Double-Blind PlaceboControlled Pilot Study

Coats, J. T., Hapca, A., Witham, M., Donnan, P., Heydtmann, M., Bathgate, A., Hayes, P. C., Fraser, A., Evans, M., Leen, C., Bramley, P., Barclay, S. T., Fox, R. & Dillon, J. F., 2018, In : Archives of Gastroenterology and Hepatology. 1, 2, p. 39-48 10 p.

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The effect of perindopril on postural instability in older people with a history of falls-a randomised controlled trial

Sumukadas, D., Price, R., McMurdo, M. E. T., Rauchhaus, P., Struthers, A., McSwiggan, S., Arnold, G., Abboud, R. & Witham, M., 1 Jan 2018, In : Age and Ageing. 47, 1, p. 75-81 7 p.

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The emergence of sarcopenia as an important entity in older people

Offord, N. J. & Witham, M. D., 1 Aug 2017, In : Clinical Medicine - Journal of the Royal College of Physicians of London. 17, 4, p. 363-366 4 p.

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8 Citations (Scopus)
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Validation of the AX3 triaxial accelerometer in older functionally impaired people

Clarke, C. C., Taylor, J., Crighton, L. J., Goodbrand, J. A., McMurdo, M. E. T. & Witham, M. D., Jun 2017, In : Aging Clinical and Experimental Research. 29, 3, p. 451-457 7 p.

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10 Citations (Scopus)
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Variations in disability and quality of life with age and sex between eight Lower and Middle Income Countries: data from the INDEPTH WHO-SAGE collaboration

Gomez-Olive, F. X., Schröders, J., Aboderin, I., Byass, P., Chatterji, S., Kahn, K., Kowal, P., Nathan, R., Ng, N., Razzaque, A., Sankoh, O., Streatfield, P. K., Tollman, S., Wilopo, S. A. & Witham, M. D., 20 Dec 2017, In : BMJ Global Health . 2, 4, 12 p., e000508.

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Comment/debate

Hospital-acquired pneumonia surveillance-an unmet need

Ewan, V. C., Witham, M. D., Kiernan, M. A. & Simpson, A. J., Oct 2017, In : The Lancet Respiratory Medicine. 5, 10, p. 771-772 2 p.

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Research capacity building-obligations for global health partners

Beran, D., Byass, P., Gbakima, A., Kahn, K., Sankoh, O., Tollman, S., Witham, M. & Davies, J., Jun 2017, In : The Lancet Global Health. 5, 6, p. e567-e568 2 p.

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32 Citations (Scopus)
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Selecting Potential Pharmacological Interventions in Sarcopenia

Kilsby, A. J., Sayer, A. A. & Witham, M. D., Apr 2017, In : Drugs & Aging. 34, 4, p. 223-240 8 p.

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Editorial

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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Turning predator into prey: the problem of predatory journal

Witham, M. D. & Runcie, H., Mar 2017, In : Journal of the Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh. 47, 1, p. 3-4 2 p.

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Letter

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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Meeting abstract

External Validation of a Risk Score to Predict Aki in Either the Community or Hospital Setting

Bell, S., James, M., Farmer, C., Tan, Z., De Souza, N. & Witham, M., 13 Jun 2019, In : Nephrology Dialysis Transplantation. 34

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