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Peer Reviewed Journals

Abu-Omar Y, Taghavi FJ, Navaratnarajah M, Ali A, Shahir A, Yu LM, Choong CK, Taggart D. The impact of off-pump coronary artery bypass surgery on postoperative renal function. Perfusion 2011 Nov 24. [Epub ahead of print]

Andre F, McShane LM, Michiels S, Ransohoff DF, Altman DG, Reis-Filho JS, Hayes DF, Pusztai L. Biomarker studies: a call for a comprehensive biomarker study registry. Nat Rev Clin Oncol 2011; 8: 171-176.

Beller EM, Glasziou PP, Hopewell S, Altman DG. Reporting of effect direction and size in abstracts of systematic reviews. JAMA 2011; 306: 1981-1982.

Cannesson M, Le Manach Y, Hofer CK, Goarin JP, Lehot JJ, Vallet B, Tavernier B. Assessing the diagnostic accuracy of pulse pressure variations for the prediction of fluid responsiveness: a “gray zone” approach. Anesthesiology 2011; 115: 231-241.

Caocci G, Efficace F, Ciotti F, Roncarolo MG, Vacca A, Piras E, Littera R, Dawood Markous RS, Collins GS, Ciceri F, Mandelli F, Marktel S, La Nasa G. Prospective assessment of health-related quality of life in pediatric patients with beta-thalassemia following hematopoietic stem cell transplantation. Biol Blood Marrow Transplant 2011; 17: 861-866

Chhor V, Le Manach Y, Clarencon F, Nouet A, Daban JL, Abdennour L, Puybasset L, Lescot T. Admission risk factors for cerebral vasospasm in ruptured brain arteriovenous malformations: an observational study. Crit Care 2011; 15: R190.

Cobo E, Cortes J, Ribera JM, Cardellach F, Selva-O’Callaghan A, Kostov B, Garcia L, Cirugeda L, Altman DG, Gonzalez JA, Sanchez JA, Miras F, Urrutia A, Fonollosa V, Rey-Joly C, Vilardell M. Effect of using reporting guidelines during peer review on quality of final manuscripts submitted to a biomedical journal: masked randomised trial BMJ 2011; 343: d6783.

Collins GS, Altman DG. External validation of the QDScore for predicting the 10-year risk of developing Type 2 diabetes. Diabet Med 2011; 28: 599-607.

Collins GS, Jibawi A, McCulloch P. Control chart methods for monitoring surgical performance: A case study from gastro-oesophageal surgery. Eur J Surg Oncol 2011; 37: 473-80

Collins GS, Mallett S, Altman DG. Predicting risk of osteoporotic and hip fracture in the United Kingdom: prospective independent and external validation of QFractureScores. BMJ 2011; 342: d3651.

Collins GS, Mallett S, Omar O, Yu LM. Developing risk prediction models for type 2 diabetes: a systematic review of methodology and reporting. BMC Med 2011; 9: 103.

Collins GS, Mughal S, Barnett AH, Fitzgerald J, Lloyd CE. Modification and validation of the Revised Diabetes Knowledge Scale. Diabet Med 2011; 28: 306-310.

Collins SL, Birks JS, Stevenson G, Papageorghiou A, Noble J, Impey L. Measurement of the spiral artery jets: general principles and differences observed for small for gestational age (SGA) babies. Ultrasound Obstet Gynecol 2011 Nov 21. [Epub ahead of print]

da Costa BR, Cevallos M, Altman DG, Rutjes AWS, Egger M. Uses and misuses of the STROBE statement: bibliographic study. BMJ Open 2011; 1: e000048.

de Whalley PC, Snape MD, Kelly DF, Banner C, Lewis S, Diggle L, John TM, Yu LM, Omar O, Borkowski A, Pollard AJ. Persistence of serum bactericidal antibody one year after a booster dose of either a glycoconjugate or a plain polysaccharide vaccine against serogroup C Neisseria meningitidis given to adolescents previously immunized with a glycoconjugate vaccine. Pediatr Infect Dis J 2011; 30: e203-e208.

Dechartres A, Charles P, Hopewell S, Ravaud P, Altman DG. Reviews assessing the quality or the reporting of randomized controlled trials are increasing over time but raised questions about how quality is assessed. J Clin Epidemiol 2011; 64: 136-144.

Dwan K, Altman DG, Cresswell L, Blundell M, Gamble CL, Williamson PR. Comparison of protocols and registry entries to published reports for randomised controlled trials. Cochrane Database Syst Rev 2011; 1: MR000031.

Halligan S, Mallett S, Altman DG, McQuillan J, Proud M, Beddoe G, Honeyfield L, Taylor SA. Incremental benefit of computer-aided detection when used as a second and concurrent reader of CT colonographic data: multiobserver study. Radiology 2011; 258: 469-476.

Hart Y, Sneade M, Birks J, Rischmiller J, Kerr R, Molyneux A. Epilepsy after subarachnoid hemorrhage: the frequency of seizures after clip occlusion or coil embolization of a ruptured cerebral aneurysm. J Neurosurg 2011; 115: 1159-1168.

Higgins JPT, Altman DG, Gøtzsche PC, Jüni P, Moher D, Oxman AD, Savovic J, Schulz KF, Weeks L, Sterne JAC, Cochrane Bias Methods Group, Cochrane Statistical Methods Group. The Cochrane Collaboration’s tool for assessing risk of bias in randomised trials. BMJ 2011; 343: d5928.

Hopewell S, Hirst A, Collins GS, Mallett S, Yu LM, Altman DG. Reporting of participant flow diagrams in published reports of randomized trials. Trials 2011; 12: 253.

Khatami A, Peters A, Robinson H, Williams N, Thompson A, Findlow H, Pollard AJ, Snape MD. Maintenance of immune response throughout childhood following serogroup c meningococcal conjugate vaccination in early childhood. Clin Vaccine Immunol 2011; 18: 2038-2042.

Kilkenny C, Browne W, Cuthill IC, Emerson M, Altman DG. Animal research: reporting in vivo experiments – The ARRIVE Guidelines. J Cereb Blood Flow Metab 2011; 31: 991-993.

Lazarus R, Clutterbuck E, Yu LM, Bowman J, Bateman EA, Diggle L, Angus B, Peto TE, Beverley PC, Mant D, Pollard AJ. A randomized study comparing combined pneumococcal conjugate and polysaccharide vaccination schedules in adults. Clin Infect Dis 2011; 52: 736-742.

Leroy S, Gervaix A. Procalcitonin: a key marker in children with urinary tract infection. Adv Urol 2011; 2011: 397618.

Leroy S, Bouissou F, Fernandez-Lopez A, Gurgoze MK, Karavanaki K, Ulinski T, Bressan S, Vaos G, Leblond P, Coulais Y, Cubells CL, Aygun AD, Stefanidis CJ, Bensman A, Da Dalt L, Gardikis S, Bigot S, Gendrel D, Breart G, Chalumeau M. Prediction of high-grade vesicoureteral reflux after paediatric urinary tract infection: external validation study of procalcitonin-base decision rule. PLoS One 2011; 6: e29556.

Leroy S, Romanello C, Galetto-Lacour A, Bouissou F, Fernandez-Lopez A, Smolkin V, Gurgoz MK, Bressan S, Karavanaki K, Tuerlinckx D, Leblond P, Pecile P, Coulais Y, Cubells C, Halevy R, Aygun AD, Da Dalt L, Stefanidis CJ, Borght TV, Bigot S, Dubos F, Gervaix A, Chalumeau M. Procalcitonin is a predictor for high-grade vesicoureteral reflux in children: meta-analysis of individual patient data. J Pediatr 2011; 159: 644-651.e4.

Mackenzie IZ, Dutton S, Roseman F. Evidence to support the single-dose over the two-dose protocol for routine antenatal anti-D Rhesus prophylaxis: a prospective observational study. Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol 2011; 158: 42-46

Moher D, Hopewell S, Schulz KF, Altman DG. Resources for authors of reports of randomized trials: harnessing the wisdom of authors, editors, and readers. Trials 2011; 12: 98.

Moher D, Liberati A, Tetzlaff J, Altman DG. Bevorzugte Report Items für systematische Übersichten und Meta-Analysen: Das PRISMA-Statement. (in German) Dtsch Med Wochenschr 2011; 136: e9-e15.

Moher D, Weeks L, Ocampo M, Seely D, Sampson M, Altman DG, Schulz KF, Miller D, Simera I, Grimshaw J, Hoey J. Describing reporting guidelines for health research: a systematic review. J Clin Epidemiol 2011; 64: 718-742.

Naggara O, Raymond J, Guilbert F, Altman DG. The problem of subgroup analyses: an example from a trial on ruptured intracranial aneurysms. Am J Neuroradiol 2011; 342: 633-636.

Naggara O, Raymond J, Guilbert F, Roy D, Weill A, Altman DG. Analysis by categorizing or dichotomizing continuous variables is inadvisable: an example from the natural history of unruptured aneurysms. Am J Neuroradiol 2011; 32: 437-440.

Pearson GA, Kelly B, Russell R, Dutton S, Kurinczuk JJ, Mackenzie IZ. Target decision to delivery intervals for emergency caesarean section based on neonatal outcomes and three year follow-up. Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol 2011; 159: 276-281.

Raymond J, Naggara O, Guilbert F, Altman DG. Assessing prognosis from nonrandomized studies: an example from brain arteriovenous malformations. Am J Neuroradiol 2011; 32: 809-812.

Sarris I, Ioannou C, Chamberlain P, Ohuma E, Roseman F, Hoch L, Altman DG, Papageorghiou AT on behalf of the International Fetal and Newborn Growth Consortium for the 21st Century (INTERGROWTH-21st). Intra- and inter- observer variability in fetal measurements by ultrasound. Ultrasound Obstet Gynecol 2011 Aug 25 [Epub ahead of print]

Sarris I, Ioannou C, Dighe M, Mitidieri A, Oberto M, Qingqing W, Shah J, Sohoni S, Al Zidjali W, Hoch L, Altman DG, Papageorghiou AT for the International Fetal and Newborn Growth Consortium for the 21st Century(INTERGROWTH-21st). Standardization of fetal ultrasound biometry measurements: improving the quality and consistency of measurements. Ultrasound Obstet Gynecol 2011; 38: 681-687.

Schriger DL, Chehrazib A, Merchant R, Altman DG. Use of the Internet by print medical journals in 2003 to 2009: A longitudinal observational study. Ann Emerg Med 2011; 57: 153-160.

Schulz KF, Altman DG, Moher D. CONSORT 2010: Aktualisierte Leitlinie für Berichte randomisierter Studien im Parallelgruppen-Design. (in German) Dtsch Med Wochenschr 2011; 136: e20-e23.

Schulz KF, Altman DG, Moher D, the CONSORT Group. CONSORT 2010 statement: updated guidelines for reporting parallel group randomised trials. Int J Surg 2011; 9: 672-677.

Sills ES, Collins GS, Brady AC, Walsh DJ, Marron KD, Peck AC, Walsh APH. Bivariate analysis of basal serum anti-Mullerian hormone measurements and human blastocyst development after IVF. Reprod Biol Endocrinol 2011; 9: 153.

Smyth RMD, Kirkham JJ, Jacoby A, Altman DG, Gamble C, Williamson PR. Frequency and reasons for outcome reporting bias in clinical trials: interviews with trialists. BMJ 2011; 342: c7153.

Song F, Xiong T, Parekh-Bhurke S, Loke YK, Sutton AJ, Eastwood AJ, Holland R, Chen YF, Glenny AM, Deeks JJ, Altman DG. Inconsistency between direct and indirect comparisons of competing interventions: meta-epidemiological study. BMJ 2011; 343: d4909.

Sterne JAC, Sutton AJ, Ioannidis JPA, Terrin N, Jones DR, Lau J, Carpenter J, Rücker G, Harbord RM, Schmid CH, Tetzlaff J, Deeks JJ, Peters J, Macaskill P, Schwarzer G, Duval S, Altman DG, Moher D, Higgins JPT. Recommendations for examining and interpreting funnel plot asymmetry in meta-analyses of randomised controlled trials. BMJ 2011; 343: d4002.

Stevens J, Waters R, Sieniawska C, Kassam S, Montoto S, Fitzgibbon J, Rohatiner A, Lister A, Joel S. Serum selenium concentration at diagnosis and outcome in patients with haematological malignancies. Br J Haematol 2011; 154: 448-456.

Sun X, Briel M, Busse JW, You JJ, Akl EA, Mejza F, Bala MM, Bassler D, Mertz D, Diaz-Granados N, Vandvik PO, Malaga G, Srinathan SK, Dahm P, Johnston BC, Alonso-Coello P, Hassouneh B, Truong J, Dattani ND, Walter SD, Heels-Ansdell D, Bhatnagar N, Altman DG, Guyatt GH. The influence of study characteristics on reporting of subgroup analyses in randomised controlled trials: systematic review. BMJ 2011; 342: d1569.

Travis SPL, Schnell D, Krzeski P, Abreu MT, Altman DG, Colombel JF, Feagan BG, Hanauer SB, Lémann M, Lichtenstein GR, Marteau PR, Reinisch W, Sands BE, Yacyshyn BR, Bernhardt CA, Mary JY, Sandborn WJ. Developing an instrument to assess the endoscopic severity of ulcerative colitis: the Ulcerative Colitis Endoscopic Index of Severity (UCEIS). Gut 2011 Oct 13. [Epub ahead of print]

Uusimaa J, Jungbluth H, Fratter C, Crisponi G, Feng L, Zeviani M, Hughes I, Treacy EP, Birks J, Brown GK, Sewry CA, McDermott M, Muntoni F, Poulton J. Reversible infantile respiratory chain deficiency is a unique, genetically heterogenous mitochondrial disease. J Med Genet 2011; 48: 660-668.

Wallace E, Smith SM, Perera-Salazar R, Vaucher P, McCowan C, Collins GS, Verbakel J, Lakhanpaul M, Fahey T. Framework for the impact analysis and implementation of Clinical Prediction Rules (CPRs). BMC Med Inform Decis Mak 2011; 11: 62.

Whiting PF, Rutjes AW, Westwood ME, Mallett S, Deeks JJ, Reitsma JB, Leeflang MM, Sterne JA, Bossuyt PM; the QUADAS-2 Group. QUADAS-2: a revised tool for the quality assessment of diagnostic accuracy studies. Ann Intern Med 2011; 155: 529-536. [Includes Altman DG]

Wrench D, Leighton P, Skibola CF, Conde L, Cazier JB, Matthews J, Iqbal S, Carlotti E, Bödör C, Montoto S, Calaminici M, Gribben JG, Lister TA, Fitzgibbon J. SNP rs6457327 in the HLA region on chromosome 6p is predictive of the transformation of follicular lymphoma. Blood 2011; 117: 3147-3150.