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Publications

Boswell JP, Douglas MJ (2009) Understanding health and social enterprise: a toolkit. Edinburgh: Senscot/ Scottish Forum for Public Health/ Scottish Government.

Thomson H, Jepson R, Hurley F, Douglas M (2008) Assessing the unintended health impacts of road transport policies and interventions: translating research evidence for use in policy and practice
BMC Public Health 8:339.

Barrow J, Beck S, Christopher Y, Croucher K, Douglas M, Ferguson S, Higgins M, Hurley F, Johnston E, Jones R, Thomas D, Vohra S (Eds) (2008) Health Impact Assessment of greenspace; A guide. Stirling: Greenspace Scotland.

Lawton J, Ahmad N, Douglas M, Hanna L, Bains H, Hallowell N (2008). "We should change ourselves, but we can't": accounts of food and eating practices amongst British Pakistanis and Indians with type 2 diabetes". Ethnicity and Health, 13: 305-319.

Lawton J, Peel E, Parry O, Douglas M (2008). Shifting accountability: a longitudinal qualitative study of diabetes causation accounts. Social Science & Medicine. 67: 47-56

Douglas M. (2008) Book review: Julian Tudor Hart The political economy of healthcare a clinical perspective Public Health 122 107-109

Lawton J, Peel E, Douglas M (2008) Patients' perceptions and experiences of taking oral glucose lowering agents: a longitudinal qualitative study Diabetic medicine 25: 491-495

Gorman, DR, Higgins, M and J. Muirie The Edinburgh congestion charging proposals: The devil in the detail, Public Health November 2008 122 (11): 1188-1190

Vitart V, Rudan I, Hayward C, Gray NK, Floyd J, Palmer CN, Knott SA, Kolcic I, Polasek O, Graessler J, Wilson JF, Marinaki A, Riches PL, Shu X, Janicijevic B, Smolej-Narancic N, Gorgoni B, Morgan J, Campbell S, Biloglav Z, Barac-Lauc L, Pericic M, Klaric IM, Zgaga L, Skaric-Juric T, Wild SH, Richardson WA, Hohenstein P, Kimber CH, Tenesa A, Donnelly LA, Fairbanks LD, Aringer M, McKeigue PM, Ralston SH, Morris AD, Rudan P, Hastie ND, Campbell H, Wright AF. SLC2A9 is a newly identified urate transporter influencing serum urate concentration, urate excretion and gout. Nat Genet. 2008 Apr;40(4):437-42

Mackenzie DG, Elders A, Wild S, Muir R. Thromboprophylaxis for patients at high risk of VTE.(letter) Lancet. 2008 Jun 7;371(9628):1911; author reply 1912-3.

Wild S, Byrne CD. Time to rethink high-density lipoprotein? Heart. 2008 Jun;94(6):692-4.

Denison FC, Price J, Graham C, Wild S, Liston WA. Maternal obesity, length of gestation, risk of postdates pregnancy and spontaneous onset of labour at term. BJOG. 2008 May;115(6):720-5.

Cichowska A, Fischbacher CM, Brock A, Griffiths C, Bhopal R, Wild SH. Early onset of breast cancer in British Black women (letter).Br J Cancer. 2008 Jun 17;98(12):2011;

McKnight JA, Cline D, Peden N, Fischbacher C, Wild SH. Implementing a National Quality Assurance System for Diabetes Care: The Scottish Diabetes Survey 2001 to 2006 Diabetic Medicine 2008;25(6) 743-6.

Goyder E, Wild S, Fischbacher C, Carlisle J, Peters J. Evaluating the impact of a national pilot screening programme for type 2 diabetes in deprived areas of England. Fam. Pract. 2008 Oct;25(5):370-5.

McQuillan R, Leutenegger AL, Abdel-Rahman R, Franklin CS, Pericic M, Barac-Lauc L, Smolej-Narancic N, Janicijevic B, Polasek O, Tenesa A, Macleod AK, Farrington SM, Rudan P, Hayward C, Vitart V, Rudan I, Wild SH, Dunlop MG, Wright AF, Campbell H, Wilson JF. Runs of homozygosity in European populations. Am J Hum Genet. 2008 Sep;83(3):359-72.

Wild SH, Byrne CD, Tzoulaki I, Lee AJ, Rumley A, Lowe GD, Fowkes FG. Metabolic syndrome, haemostatic and inflammatory markers, cerebrovascular and peripheral arterial disease: The Edinburgh Artery Study. Atherosclerosis. 2009; 203: 604-609.

Johansson A, Marroni F, Hayward C, Franklin CS, Kirichenko AV, Jonasson I, Hicks AA, Vitart V, Isaacs A, Axenovich T, Campbell S, Dunlop MG, Floyd J, Hastie N, Hofman A, Knott S, Kolcic I, Pichler I, Polasek O, Rivadeneira F, Tenesa A, Uitterlinden AG, Wild SH, Zorkoltseva IV, Meitinger T, Wilson JF, Rudan I, Campbell H, Pattaro C, Pramstaller P, Oostra BA, Wright AF, Duijn CM, Aulchenko YS, Gyllensten U; on behalf of the EUROSPAN Consortium.
Common variants in the JAZF1 gene associated with height identified by linkage and genome-wide association analysis. Hum Mol Genet. 2009; 18:373-380.

Clough G, Turzyniecka M, Walter L, Krentz A, Wild S, Chipperfield A, Gamble J, Byrne C Muscle Microvascular Dysfunction in Central Obesity is Related to Muscle Insulin Insensitivity but is not Reversed by High-Dose Statin Treatment..Diabetes. 2009 Feb 10.

Anderson LF, Laurenson IF, Blatchford O, Shakir E, McMenamin J, Johnston F, Stevenson J. Trends in multidrug-resistant tuberculosis in Scotland, 2000-7. Euro Surveill. 2009;14(11):pii=19149. Available online: http://www.eurosurveillance.org/ViewArticle.aspx?ArticleId=19149

*Strachan MWJ, Price JF, Frier B. Diabetes, cognitive impairment and dementia. Br Med J 2008:336:6 (editorial)

*Denison FC, Price J, Graham C, Wild S, Liston WA. Maternal obesity, length of gestation, risk of post dates pregnancy and spontaneous onset of labour at term. Br J Obstetr Gynaecol 2008;115:720-5.

*Price JF, Reynolds RM, Frier BM, Strachan MWJ. Type 2 Diabetes and cognitive impairment: The Edinburgh type 2 Diabetes Study. Pract Diab Int 2008;25:132-34.

Price JF, Stewart M, Douglas A, Murray GM, Fowkes FGR. Frequency of a low ankle brachial index in the general population by age, sex and deprivation: cross-sectional survey of 28,980 men and women. Euro J Cardiovasc Prevent Rehab 2008; 15(3):370-375.

Strachan MWJ, Reynolds RM, Frier BM, Mitchell RJ, Price JF. The role of metabolic derangements and glucocorticoid excess in the aetiology of cognitive impairment in type 2 diabetes. Implications for future strategies. Diabetes, obesity and metabolism (in press)

*Price JF, Stewart M, Deary I, Murray GD, Sandercock P, Butcher I, Fowkes FGR, on behalf of the AAA Trialists. Randomised controlled trial of low dose aspirin and cognitive function in middle aged to elderly adults. Br Med J 2008;337:554-7.

*Ankle Brachial Index Collaboration (incl. Price JF). Ankle brachial index combined with Framingham risk score in prediction of cardiovascular events and mortality in 16 international cohort studies. JAMA 2008;300:197-208.

Ding J, Patton N, Strachan M, Deary I, Fowkes F, Mitchell R, McGilvary T, Price J. Retinal microvascular abnormalities and cognitive dysfunction: a systematic review. Br J Ophthalmol 2008;92:1017-25.

* Fowkes F, Stewart M, Fowkes FGR, Amos A, Price J. Smoke-free Legislation and Trends in Smoking Cessation. Addiction 2008;103:1883-8.

* Strachan MWJ, Reynolds RM, Frier BM, Mitchell RM, Price JF. The relationship between Type 2 Diabetes and Dementia. Br Med Bulletin 2008;88:131-46.

Deary I, Gale C, Stewart MC, Fowkes FGR, Murray GD, Batty D, Price JF. Intelligence and persisting with medication for two years: analysis in a randomised controlled trial. Intelligence 2009 (in press)

*JF Price, RR Reynolds, RJ Mitchell, RM Williamson, FGR Fowkes, IJ Deary, AJ Lee, BM Frier, PC Hayes, MWJ Strachan on behalf of the ET2DS Investigators. The Edinburgh Type 2 Diabetes Study: Study Protocol. BMC Endocrine Disorders 2009

Marioni R, Deary I, Murray G, Fowkes FGR, Stewart M, Lowe G, Price JF. Inflammation, rheology and cognition in older persons. Psychosomatic medicine (in press)

RM Reynolds, B Ilyas, JF Price, FGR Fowkes, DE Newby, DJ Webb, BR Walker. Higher plasma cortisol levels are unrelated to atheroma burden in coronary or peripheral arteries but predict less severe symptoms in coronary artery disease. (in press)

52. M Lind et al (incl J Price). CHRM2 genotype and cognitive ability. Behaviour genetics (in press)

Presentations

Dalzeil, Y., Mackie, P., Hay, L. Addressing the needs of children and families affected by imprisonment. Partnerships for Access to Health (PATH) Project (presentation). Scottish Public Health Conference, Aviemore, 2008

Mackenzie GD, Elliot F, Radford G. Difficult Decisions in NHS Boards in Scotland: from individuals to whole systems (presentation). Scottish Public Health Conference. Aviemore 2008

K Greig, J Kernthaler, A Smith, J McKnight, D Pearson, D Matthews, A Emslie-Smith, R Lindsay, S Wild on behalf of the Scottish Diabetes Research Network Prevalence of type 1 and type 2 diabetes by age, sex and socio-economic status in Scotland. Annual Scottish Public Health Conference, Aviemore, 2008.

A Cichowska, P Mateos, C Fischbacher, G Mueller, F Dixon, H Purser, S Wild
Classifying Eastern European ethnicity in routine population datasets in Scotland
Testing a new approach using people's names. Annual Scottish Public Health Conference, Aviemore, 2008.

S Wild, K Greig, A McLeod, J McKnight, CD Byrne Liver function in people with diabetes: association with type of diabetes and glycaemic control in a large population-based sample, Diabetes UK Annual Professional Conference, Glasgow 2009.

K Greig, J Kernthaler, S Cunningham, J McKnight, A Morris, H Colhoun, R Lindsay, S Wild on behalf of the Scottish Diabetes Research Network
Relative risk of mortality associated with diabetes in Scotland in 2007: a nationwide record linkage study, Diabetes UK Annual Professional Conference, Glasgow 2009.

Gait R, Soutar RH, Hanson M, Fraser C, Chalmers R. Outbreak of cryptosporidiosis among veterinary students. Vet Rec. 2008 Jun 28;162(26):843-5.

Higgins, M. Using Health Impact Assessment to assist Housing and Regeneration policy (presentation), Health, Housing and Regeneration (Holyrood) conference, 30 April 2008

Higgins, M. Comparing HIA and MWIA (presentation), International Health Impact Assessment conference, Liverpool, 9-10 October 2008

Higgins, M. Excellence for the masses: can the RCP deliver health improvement? (presentation), International Health Impact Assessment conference, Liverpool, 9-10 October 2008

Higgins, M Health Impact Assessment in practice, (presentation). Environmental Protection UK - Scottish Division conference, Glasgow, 18 February 2009.

Marioni RE, Stewart MC, Murray GD, Deary IJ, Fowkes FGR, Lowe GD, Rumley A, Price JF. Inflammation and Cognition - A Causal Association?
The TILDA Health in Ageing Conference, Dublin, Ireland, 29-30 May, 2008.

Ding J,Patton N,Deary IJ,Strachan MWJ,Fowkes FGR, Mitchell RJ, Price JF
Retinal Microvascular Abnormalities and Cognitive Dysfunction: A Systematic Review
Health in Ageing Conference Dublin, Ireland, 30 May 2008

*Morling J, Strachan MWJ, Price JF. Prevalence and management of abnormal liver function tests in people with type 2 diabetes: the Edinburgh Type 2 Diabetes Study.
Diabetes in Scotland Conference, October 2008

*Morling J, Strachan MWJ, Price JF. Prevalence and management of abnormal liver function tests in people with type 2 diabetes: the Edinburgh Type 2 Diabetes Study.
SFPH conference, Aviemore, November 2008

J Ding, MWJ Strachan, RJ Mitchell, N Patton, FGR Fowkes, IJ Deary, TJ MacGillivray, JF Price, on behalf of the ET2DS investigators. Retinal microvascular signs and cognitive abilities in people with type 2 diabetes.
International Stroke Conference San Diego, California 18-20 Feb. 2009

Inflammation and Cognition - A Causal Association?
Marioni RE, Murray GD, Deary IJ, Lowe GD, Price JF.
International Stroke Conference, San Diego CA, 17-20 Feb, 2009.

J Ding, MWJ Strachan, RJ Mitchell, N Patton, FGR Fowkes, IJ Deary, TJ MacGillivray, JF Price, on behalf of the ET2DS investigators. Retinal vascular network geometry and cognitive ability in people with type 2 diabetes
Diabetes UK Annual Conference, Glasgow, 2009

*George JT, Price JF, Preston R, McKnight JM, Halpin P, Swa K, Mitchell R, Frier BM, Reynolds RM, Strachan MWJ. Sensitivity and specificity of single field non-mydriatic retinal photography in screening for diabetic retinopathy: Edinburgh Type 2 Diabetes Study (ET2DS)
Diabetes UK Annual Conference, Glasgow, 2009

*J Morling, MJW Strachan, RM Williamson, P Hayes, B Frier, RM Reynolds, JF Price on behalf of the ET2DS Investigators. Abnormal plasma liver function tests are common in people with type 2 diabetes: the Edinburgh Type 2 Diabetes Study.
Diabetes UK Annual Conference, Glasgow, 2009

*Rachel M. Williamson, Jackie F. Price, Stephen Glancy, Elisa Perry, Lisa D. Nee, Peter C. Hayes, Brian M. Frier, Liesbeth A.F. Van Look, Geoffrey I. Johnston, Rebecca M. Reynolds and Mark W.J. Strachan on behalf of the ET2DS Investigators. High prevalence of hepatic steatosis and non-alcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) in people with Type 2 Diabetes: The Edinburgh Type 2 Diabetes Study.
Diabetes UK Annual Conference, Glasgow, 2009

Rebecca M Reynolds, Mark WJ Strachan, Rory Mitchell, F Gerry R Fowkes, Jonathan R Seckl, Brian R Walker, Jackie F Price on behalf of the ET2DS investigators. Higher fasting morning cortisol levels are associated with clinical features of the metabolic syndrome in people with type 2 diabetes: the Edinburgh Type 2 Diabetes Study.
Diabetes UK Annual Conference, Glasgow, 2009

Rebecca M Reynolds, Mark WJ Strachan, Ian J Deary, Brian M Frier, Rory Mitchell, F Gerry R Fowkes, Jonathan R Seckl, Brian R Walker, Jackie F Price on behalf of the ET2DS investigators. Higher fasting morning cortisol levels are associated with improved memory in people with type 2 diabetes: the Edinburgh Type 2 Diabetes Study.
Diabetes UK Annual Conference, Glasgow, 2009

*J Morling, M Strachan, RM Reynolds, P Hayes, J Price. Lack of consensus on the management of abnormal plasma liver function tests (LFTs) in people with type 2 diabetes.
Diabetes UK Annual Conference, Glasgow, 2009

RE Marioni, MWJ Strachan, RM Reynolds, RJ Mitchell, FGR Fowkes, GD Lowe, A Rumley, IJ Deary, JF Price, on behalf of the ET2DS investigators.
Raised plasma fibrinogen is associated with cognitive decline in people with type 2 diabetes.
Diabetes UK Annual Conference, Glasgow, 2009

*Rachel M. Williamson, Jackie F. Price, Stephen Glancy, Elisa Perry, Lisa D. Nee, Peter C. Hayes, Brian M. Frier, Liesbeth A.F. Van Look, Geoffrey I. Johnston, Rebecca M. Reynolds and Mark W.J. Strachan on behalf of the ET2DS investigators. Conventional liver function tests (LFTs) do not discriminate between a normal and steatotic liver in people with Type 2 diabetes: The Edinburgh Type 2 Diabetes Study.
Diabetes UK Annual Conference, Glasgow, 2009

WL Teoh, JF Price, R Williamson, G Norrie, LAF Van Look, RM Reynolds, R Mitchell, BM Frier, DJ Webb, MWJ Strachan. On behalf of the ET2DS Investigators. Central obesity is independently associated with arterial stiffness in adults with Type 2 diabetes: the Edinburgh Type 2 Diabetes Study (ET2DS). Diabetes UK Annual Conference, Glasgow, 2009

L.A.F Van Look, R.M Williamson, J.F Price, M.W.J Strachan, R. L Riha, R.M Reynolds on behalf of the ET2DS investigators. Type 2 Diabetes and Sleep Disordered Breathing: The Edinburgh Type 2 Diabetes Study (ET2DS).
Diabetes UK Annual Conference, Glasgow, 2009

*PP Aung, MWJ Strachan, BM Frier, I Butcher, IJ Deary, JF Price (on behalf of the Edinburgh Type 2 Diabetes Study investigators). Severe hypoglycaemia is associated with cognitive decline in people with type 2 diabetes: the Edinburgh Type 2 Diabetes Study.
Diabetes UK Annual Conference, Glasgow, 2009

Stiven H, H Beresford, C Evans. Hepatitis C: Evaluating Lothian's Outreach Clinics (presentatation), Scottish Public Health Conference, Aviemore, 13th and 14th November 2008

Abstracts & Posters

Catto, A, Gorman, D, Higgins, M The impact of recent Central and Eastern European migration on the Scottish health service: a study of newspaper coverage 2004-2008, Faculty of Public Health Scotland, Aviemore, 2008.

Dalzeil, Y., Hay, L., Mackie, P. Improving access to mainstream services for those leaving prison: Partnerships for Access to Health (PATH) Project (poster). UK Public Health Association Conference, Liverpool, 2008.

Gallimore, A., Hay, L., Mackie, P. What do people with multiple and complex needs want from services? Partnerships for Access to Health (PATH) Project (poster). UK Public Health Association Conference, Liverpool, 2008.

Gallimore, A., Hay, L., Mackie, P. What do people with multiple and complex needs want from services? Partnerships for Access to Health (PATH) Project (poster. Scottish Public Health Conference, Aviemore, 2008.

Gallimore, A., Hay, L., Mackie, P. What do people with multiple and complex needs want from services? Partnerships for Access to Health (PATH) Project (poster). Faculty of Public Health Conference, Cardiff, 2008.

Hay, L., Mackie, P., Gallimore, A. Improving access to services for those with multiple and complex needs: Partnerships for Access to Health (PATH) Project (poster). UK Public Health Association Conference, Liverpool, 2008.

Mackenzie GD, Elders A, Wild S, Muir R. Patient safety: monitoring hospital care outcomes using record linked audit data (poster). International Forum on Quality and Safety in Healthcare. Paris 2008

Mackenzie GD, Davies S, Elliot F, Radford G. Decisions about prioritisation, disinvestment and individual patients in NHS Boards in Scotland (poster). International Conference on Priorities in Health Care. Newcastle 2008

Palmer J, Craigmillar Partnership Health Inequalities sub-group. Being Healthy - Staying Well in Craigmillar - a qualitative study. 2006 (poster presentation). Scottish Public Health conference. Aviemore 2008.

A Cichowska, S Wild, C Fischbacher, J McKnight, A Mcconnachie, R Lindsay South Asian ethnicity, socio-economic status and prevalence of diabetes and of cardiovascular and renal disease among people with diabetes (poster) , Society for Social Medicine, University of Southampton, 2008.

K Greig, J Kernthaler, S Cunningham, A Smith, R Lindsay, S Wild on behalf of the Scottish Diabetes Research Network. Prevalence of type 1 and type 2 diabetes by age, sex and socio-economic status in Scotland (poster), Diabetes in Scotland conference, Heriot-Watt University 2008

D Gorman, C Tolan, G Fremi, C Burden, E McKnight. A Central/Eastern Europe Patient Story DVD. Scottish Public Health conference. Aviemore 2008.

J Bray, H Riches, D Gorman. Targeted sexual health assessments in schools - is this the way to access the hard to reach? Scottish Public Health conference. Aviemore 2008.

R Othieno, L Willocks, J Stevenson, S Thorne, G Robertson. Investigation and control a measles outbreak in a travelling community in Lothian. Scottish Public Health conference. Aviemore 2008.

J Bray, D Gorman, P Conaglen, R Townsend. Maternity services for migrant workers in Lothian - challenges for care. Scottish Public Health conference. Aviemore 2008.

J Sim, J Bray, D Gorman. Culturally competent maternity care for minority ethnic women in Lothian - a qualitative study (abstract). Scottish Public Health conference. Aviemore 2008.

J Bray, D Gorman, B Threlfall. Migrant worker issues in the accident and emergency department. Scottish Public Health conference. Aviemore 2008.

Y Dalziel, L Hay, P Mackie. Addressing the health needs of children and families affected by imprisonment. Scottish Public Health conference. Aviemore 2008.

Y Dalziel, L Hay, P Mackie. A CHP response to improving the health needs of prison leavers. Scottish Public Health conference. Aviemore 2008.

S Wild, K Greig, J Kernthaler, A Smith, R Lindsay. Prevalence of type 1 and type 2 diabetes by age, sex and socio-economic status in Scotland. Scottish Public Health conference. Aviemore 2008.

R Othieno, S Forrest, P Turnbull. The risk of unregulated healthcare practices: implications for Scotland. Scottish Public Health conference. Aviemore 2008

P Mackie, A Conacher, D Walker. Scottish Public Health Network (SCOTPHN). Scottish Public Health conference. Aviemore 2008.

C Johnman, P Mackie, A Conacher, J Logan. HIV treatment and care needs assessment. Scottish Public Health conference. Aviemore 2008

P Mackie, R Dougall, A Conacher, D Cox. Results from a new assessment of need. Scottish Public Health conference. Aviemore 2008