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Quarterly statistics: Biomedical Sciences, Q1 2012

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1 Ng, YL (2008) Factors Affecting Outcome of Non-Surgical Root Canal Treatment. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 907
2 Garson, JA and Grant, PR and Ayliffe, U and Ferns, RB and Tedder, RS (2005) Real-time PCR quantitation of hepatitis B virus DNA using automated sample preparation and murine cytomegalovirus internal control. J VIROL METHODS , 126 (1-2) 207 - 213. 10.1016/j.jviromet.2005.03.001. 381
3 Pittayachawan, P. (2009) Comparative study of physical properties of zirconia based dental ceramics. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 305
4 Edwards, JC and Szczepanski, L and Szechinski, J and Filipowicz-Sosnowska, A and Emery, P and Close, DR and Stevens, RM and Shaw, T (2004) Efficacy of B-cell-targeted therapy with rituximab in patients with rheumatoid arthritis. N Engl J Med , 350 (25) 2572 - 2581. 10.1056/NEJMoa032534. 213
5 Washer, P. and Joffe, H. (2006) The hospital 'superbug': social representations of MRSA. Social Science and Medicine , 63 (8) pp. 2141-2152. 10.1016/j.socscimed.2006.05.018. 209
6 Greenhalgh, T. and Potts, H.W.W. and Wong, G. and Bark, P. and Swinglehurst, D. (2009) Tensions and paradoxes in electronic patient record research: a systematic literature review using the meta-narrative method. Milbank Quarterly , 87 (4) pp. 729-788. 179
7 Haq, M.I. (2009) The impact of a needs-based educational programme on General Practitioners' confidence and skill in managing common musculoskeletal problems. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 166
8 Al-Riyami, S. (2010) Temporomandibular joint disorders in patients with skeletal discrepancies. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 159
9 Tredwin, C.J. (2009) Sol-gel derived hydroxyapatite, fluorhydroxyapatite and fluorapatite coatings for titanium implants. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 154
10 Andre, T and Boni, C and Mounedji-Boudiaf, L and Navarro, M and Tabernero, J and Hickish, T and Topham, C and Zaninelli, M and Clingan, P and Bridgewater, J and Tabah-Fisch, I and de Gramont, A (2004) Oxaliplatin, fluorouracil, and leucovorin as adjuvant treatment for colon cancer. New England Journal of Medicine , 350 (23) 2343 - 2351. 10.1056/NEJMoa032709. 145
11 Vigor, K.L. (2010) Antibody targeted nanoparticles for imaging and therapy of cancer. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 143
12 Omar, G.S.M. (2010) Killing of organisms responsible for wound infections using a light-activated antimicrobial agent. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 129
13 Sinclair, J.R. (2010) Proteomic analysis of cell models of ovarian cancer tumour suppression. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 120
14 Silmon de Monerri, N.C. (2010) Exiting the erythrocyte: functional and temporal analysis of a malarial subtilase. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 114
15 Malone, FD and Canick, JA and Ball, RH and Nyberg, DA and Comstock, CH and Bukowski, R and Berkowitz, RL and Gross, SJ and Dugoff, L and Craigo, SD and Timor-Tritsch, IE and Carr, SR and Wolfe, HM and Dukes, K and Bianchi, DW and Rudnicka, AR and Hackshaw, AK and Lambert-Messerlian, G and Wald, NJ and D'Alton, ME and FASTER Res Consortium, (2005) First-trimester or second-trimester screening, or both, for Down's syndrome. NEW ENGL J MED , 353 (19) 2001 - 2011. 107
16 Donoghue, HD and Holton, J (2009) Intestinal tuberculosis. CURR OPIN INFECT DIS , 22 (5) 490 - 496. 10.1097/QCO.0b013e3283306712. 104
17 Shawcross, D and Jalan, R (2005) Dispelling myths in the treatment of hepatic encephalopathy. LANCET , 365 (9457) 431 - 433. 100
18 Figueroa Tentori, D. (2010) Third party approach using cord blood Tregs in allo-transplantation. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 100
19 Winslet, MC (2000) Intestinal Obstruction. In: Williams, N and Russel, C and Bulstrode, E, (eds.) Bailey and Love's Short Practice of Surgery. Lewis Haiden 80
20 Hadjipanayi, E. (2010) Engineering physical structure in biomimetic collagen scaffolds: strategies for regulating cell behavior. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 79
21 Shorten, R.J. (2011) The molecular epidemiology of Mycobacterium tuberculosis in north London. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 76
22 Parkes, G and Greenhalgh, T and Griffin, M and Dent, R (2008) Effect on smoking quit rate of telling patients their lung age: the Step2quit randomised controlled trial. BRIT MED J , 336 (7644) 598 - 600B. 10.1136/bmj.39503.582396.25. 73
23 Greenhalgh, T and Stramer, K and Bratan, T and Byrne, E and Russell, J and Mohammad, Y and Wood, G and Hinder, S (2008) Summary care record early adopter programme: an independent evaluation by University College London. University College London: London. 73
24 Rowe, J.M. and Buck, G. and Burnett, A.K. and Chopra, R. and Wiernik, P.H. and Richards, S.M. and Lazarus, H.M. and Franklin, I.M. and Litzow, M.R. and Ciobanu, N. and Prentice, H.G. and Durrant, J. and Tallman, M.S. and Goldstone, A.H. (2005) Induction therapy for adults with acute lymphoblastic leukemia: results of more than 1500 patients from the international ALL trial: MRC UKALL XII/ECOG E2993. Blood , 106 (12) pp. 3760-3767. 10.1182/blood-2005-04-1623. 72
25 Chaudhry, S.I. (2010) Analysis of squamous cell carcinoma invasion identifies a role for TRAF6. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 70
26 Bishara, S. (2010) Muscarinic and purinergic signalling within the bladder. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 69
27 Bhat, DS and Yajnik, CS and Sayyad, MG and Raut, KN and Lubree, HG and Rege, SS and Chougule, SD and Shetty, PS and Yudkin, JS and Kurpad, AV (2005) Body fat measurement in Indian men: Comparison of three methods based on a two-compartment model. International Journal of Obesity , 29 (7) 842 - 848. 68
28 Grocott, M.P.W. (2010) Measuring morbidity following major surgery. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 68
29 Batterham, RL and Cohen, MA and Ellis, SM and Le Roux, CW and Withers, DJ and Frost, GS and Ghatei, MA and Bloom, SR (2003) Inhibition of food intake in obese subjects by peptide YY3-36. NEW ENGL J MED , 349 (10) 941 - 948. 67
30 Hackshaw, A and Baum, M and Fornander, T and Nordenskjold, B and Nicolucci, A and Monson, K and Forsyth, S and Reczko, K and Johansson, U and Fohlin, H and Valentini, M and Sainsbury, R (2009) Long-term Effectiveness of Adjuvant Goserelin in Premenopausal Women With Early Breast Cancer. J NATL CANCER I , 101 (5) 341 - 349. 10.1093/jnci/djn498. An open access publication. A version is also available from UCL Discovery. 65
31 Krishnan, Nitya (2007) A transcriptomic approach for studying the activation of dendritic cells in response to mycobacterial infections. Doctoral thesis, University of London. 63
32 Siddall, H.K. (2009) The role of PTEN in cardioprotection against ischaemia-reperfusion injury. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 63
33 Pereira, SP and Rowbotham, D and Fitt, S and Shearer, MJ and Wendon, J and Williams, R (2005) Pharmacokinetics and efficacy of oral versus intravenous mixed-micellar phylloquinone (vitamin K-1) in severe acute liver disease. J HEPATOL , 42 (3) 365 - 370. 10.1016/j.jhep.2004.11.030. 59
34 Kumar, Y. (2009) Clinical review and experimental evaluation of tumour M2-pyruvate kinase in pancreatic cancer. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 58
35 Forsman, A.M.M. (2009) Characterisation of llama antibody fragments able to act as HIV-1 entry inhibitors. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 56
36 Armitage, J.N. (2011) The epidemiology and management of acute urinary retention: a study based on Hospital Episode Statistics and systematic literature review. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 55
37 Stanescu, H.C. (2011) Clinical, genetic and molecular aspects of membranous nephropathy. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 55
38 Fletcher, HA and Donoghue, HD and Holton, J and Pap, I and Spigelman, M (2003) Widespread occurrence of Mycobacterium tuberculosis DNA from 18th-19th century Hungarians. AMERICAN JOURNAL OF PHYSICAL ANTHROPOLOGY , 120 (2) 144 - 152. 10.1002/ajpa.10114. 55
39 Arya, M. (2011) The role of the CXCL12 - CXCR4 chemokine ligand - receptor interaction in the metastasis of prostate cancer. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 53
40 Ong, V.H. (2009) Expression and regulation of monocyte chemoattractant protein-3 (MCP-3) in fibrosis. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 52
41 Moule, R.N. (2010) CT-PET guided target delineation in head and neck cancer and implications for improved outcome. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 51
42 Tonetti, M.S. and D'Aiuto, F. and Nibali, L. and Donald, A. and Storry, C. and Parkar, M. and Suvan, J. and Hingorani, A.D. and Vallance, P. and Deanfield, J. (2007) Treatment of periodontitis and endothelial function. New England Journal of Medicine , 356 (9) pp. 911-920. 10.1056/NEJMoa063186. 48
43 Cadman, S.M. (2011) Modelling Kallmann syndrome in the zebrafish. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 47
44 Gable, D.R. (2009) The use of a genetic strategy to study the role of modulation of oxidative stress by uncoupling proteins 2 and 3 in the pathogenesis of Type 2 Diabetes. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 46
45 Bartus, K. (2010) Nitric oxide-mediated cGMP signal transduction in the central nervous system. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 46
46 Quick, K. (2011) TRPC channels in sensory systems. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 46
47 Walsh, S.B. (2010) Distal renal tubular acidosis developments in its diagnosis and pathophysiology. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 45
48 Harrison, C.N. and Donohoe, S. and Carr, P. and Dave, M. and Mackie, I. and Machin, S.J. (2002) Patients with Essential thrombocythaemia have an increased prevalence of antiphospholipid antibodies which may be associated with thrombosis. Thrombosis and haemostasis , 87 (5) pp. 802-807. 43
49 Groszmann, RJ and Garcia-Tsao, G and Bosch, J and Grace, ND and Burroughs, AK and Planas, R and Escorsell, A and Garcia-Pagan, JC and Patch, D and Matloff, DS and Gao, H and Makuch, R (2005) Beta-blockers to prevent gastroesophageal varices in patients with cirrhosis. New England Journal of Medicine , 353 (21) 2254 - 2261. 43
50 Esmaeil Shalaby, A.A. (2010) Molecular analysis of chordomas and identification of therapeutic targets. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 43