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Quarterly statistics: Biomedical Sciences, Q4 2012

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1 Donoghue, HD and Holton, J (2009) Intestinal tuberculosis. CURR OPIN INFECT DIS , 22 (5) 490 - 496. 10.1097/QCO.0b013e3283306712. 943
2 Pittayachawan, P. (2009) Comparative study of physical properties of zirconia based dental ceramics. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 802
3 Ng, YL (2008) Factors Affecting Outcome of Non-Surgical Root Canal Treatment. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 696
4 Al-Riyami, S. (2010) Temporomandibular joint disorders in patients with skeletal discrepancies. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 567
5 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 484
6 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). 420
7 Omar, G.S.M. (2010) Killing of organisms responsible for wound infections using a light-activated antimicrobial agent. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 417
8 Grocott, M.P.W. (2010) Measuring morbidity following major surgery. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 408
9 Shorten, R.J. (2011) The molecular epidemiology of Mycobacterium tuberculosis in north London. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 402
10 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. 359
11 Tredwin, C.J. (2009) Sol-gel derived hydroxyapatite, fluorhydroxyapatite and fluorapatite coatings for titanium implants. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 313
12 Vigor, K.L. (2010) Antibody targeted nanoparticles for imaging and therapy of cancer. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 307
13 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). 195
14 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. 191
15 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. 190
16 Mead, A.J. (2009) The clinical and biological consequences of different FLT3 mutations in patients with AML. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 165
17 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. 164
18 Silmon de Monerri, N.C. (2010) Exiting the erythrocyte: functional and temporal analysis of a malarial subtilase. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 151
19 Hadjipanayi, E. (2010) Engineering physical structure in biomimetic collagen scaffolds: strategies for regulating cell behavior. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 148
20 Sinclair, J.R. (2010) Proteomic analysis of cell models of ovarian cancer tumour suppression. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 138
21 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. 133
22 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. 131
23 André, 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 and Multicenter International Study of Oxaliplatin/5-Fluorouracil/Leucovorin in the Adjuvant Treatment of Colon Cancer (MOSAIC) Investigators, (2004) Oxaliplatin, fluorouracil, and leucovorin as adjuvant treatment for colon cancer. N Engl J Med , 350 (23) 2343 - 2351. 10.1056/NEJMoa032709. 130
24 Sarkar, S. (2011) Development of a synthetic small calibre vascular bypass graft. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 125
25 Parekh, S. (2011) Dental age assessment - developing standards for UK subjects. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 120
26 Figueroa Tentori, D. (2010) Third party approach using cord blood Tregs in allo-transplantation. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 114
27 Chaudhry, S.I. (2010) Analysis of squamous cell carcinoma invasion identifies a role for TRAF6. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 109
28 Cox, S.T. (2011) The relevance and impact of MICA allele mismatching and MICA antibodies on renal transplantation outcome. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 98
29 Wright, G.A.K. (2010) Hepatic encephalopathy: the role of inflammation, ammonia and aquaporin expression in the pathogenesis of cerebral oedema. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 97
30 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). 96
31 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. 88
32 Stanescu, H.C. (2011) Clinical, genetic and molecular aspects of membranous nephropathy. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 88
33 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). 85
34 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. 81
35 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. 81
36 Krishnan, Nitya (2007) A transcriptomic approach for studying the activation of dendritic cells in response to mycobacterial infections. Doctoral thesis, University of London. 80
37 Liccardi, G. (2011) Nuclear EGFR modulation of DNA repair. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 79
38 Esmaeil Shalaby, A.A. (2010) Molecular analysis of chordomas and identification of therapeutic targets. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 79
39 Qi, L. (2011) Use of wavelet analysis techniques with surface EMG and MMG to characterise motor unit recruitment patterns of shoulder muscles during wheelchair propulsion and voluntary contraction tasks. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 79
40 Dunn, J.M. (2011) Barrett's Oesophagus - studies of novel optical diagnostic tools and minimally invasive therapies. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 74
41 Horner, B. (2009) Overcoming skin rejection in composite tissue allotransplantation. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 74
42 Bartus, K. (2010) Nitric oxide-mediated cGMP signal transduction in the central nervous system. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 73
43 Siddall, H.K. (2009) The role of PTEN in cardioprotection against ischaemia-reperfusion injury. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 71
44 Pakzad, F. (2010) Molecular imaging using positron emission tomography in gastrointestinal malignancy. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 70
45 Forsman, A.M.M. (2009) Characterisation of llama antibody fragments able to act as HIV-1 entry inhibitors. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 69
46 Mazzon, M. (2010) Pathogenesis of dengue: subversion of innate immunity. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 66
47 Tubby, S. (2011) The effect of light-activated antimicrobial agents on bacterial virulence factors and key modulators of inflammation. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 64
48 Renshaw, A. (2011) Clinical considerations in facial transplantation. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 64
49 Agius, E. (2010) The delayed type hypersensitivity response: a model for studying the defects in skin immunity in the old. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 63
50 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. 62