Organization profile

Organisation profile

Farr Aberdeen is part of Farr Scotland.  Through Farr Aberdeen the University of Aberdeen is delivering research on the two primary research themes of Farr:

  1. Health Illness and Society Through Time (HISTT)and
  2. Studying Interventions.

 

The Farr Institute is a UK-wide research collaboration involving 21 academic institutions and health partners in England, Scotland and Wales. Publically funded by a consortium of ten organisations led by the Medical Research Council, the Institute is committed to delivering high-quality, cutting-edge research using ‘big data’ to advance the health and care of patients and the public.

Fingerprint The fingerprint is based on mining the text of the scientific documents related to the associated persons. Based on that an index of weighted terms is created, which defines the key subjects of research unit

Asthma Medicine & Life Sciences
Scotland Medicine & Life Sciences
Chronic Renal Insufficiency Medicine & Life Sciences
Cohort Studies Medicine & Life Sciences
Acute Kidney Injury Medicine & Life Sciences
Population Medicine & Life Sciences
Mothers Medicine & Life Sciences
Mortality Medicine & Life Sciences

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Research Output 1992 2018

17q21 variant increases the risk of exacerbations in asthmatic children despite inhaled corticosteroids use

Farzan, N. , Vijverberg, S. J. , Hernandez-Pacheco, N. , Bel, E. H. D. , Berce, V. , Bønnelykke, K. , Bisgaard, H. , Burchard, E. G. , Canino, G. , Celedón, J. C. , Chew, F. T. , Chiang, W. C. , Cloutier, M. M. , Forno, E. , Francis, B. , Hawcutt, D. B. , Herrera-Luis, E. , Kabesch, M. , Karimi, L. , Melén, E. & 19 others Mukhopadhyay, S., Merid, S. K., Palmer, C. N., Pino-Yanes, M., Pirmohamed, M., Potočnik, U., Repnik, K., Schieck, M., Sevelsted, A., Sio, Y. Y., Smyth, R. L., Soares, P., Söderhäll, C., Tantisira, K. G., Tavendale, R., Tse, S. M., Turner, S., Verhamme, K. M. & Maitland-van der Zee, A-H. 29 Oct 2018 In : Allergy. 73, 10, p. 2083-2088 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

Open Access
File

Acute kidney injury in the UK: A replication cohort study of the variation across three regional populations

Sawhney, S., Robinson, H. A., Van Der Veer, S. N., Hounkpatin, H. O., Scale, T. M., Chess, J. A., Peek, N., Marks, A., Davies, G. I., Fraccaro, P., Johnson, M. J., Lyons, R. A., Nitsch, D., Roderick, P. J., Halbesma, N., Miller-Hodges, E., Black, C. & Fraser, S. 2018 In : BMJ Open. 8, 6, e019435

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Acute Kidney Injury
Cohort Studies
Population
Incidence
Electronic Health Records

Airway function in infancy is linked to airflow measurements and respiratory symptoms from childhood into adulthood

Owens, L., Laing, I. A., Zhang, G., Turner, S. & Le Souëf, P. N. 1 Aug 2018 In : Pediatric Pulmonology. 53, 8, p. 1082-1088 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Pulmonary Ventilation
Lung
Spirometry
Asthma
Growth

Press / Media

Impacts

Improved public health through the impact of research underpinning the introduction of Smokefree Legislation in Scotland

Anne Ludbrook (Coordinator), Edwin Roland Van Teijlingen (Coordinator), Sheona Anne Bird (Coordinator)

Impact

Influencing national and international breastfeeding care through the generation of high quality evidence

Pat Hoddinott (Coordinator), David John Godden (Coordinator), Rosemary Jane Britten (Coordinator), Jill Ann Mollison (Coordinator), Amanda Jane Lee (Coordinator), Gordon Prescott (Coordinator), Anne Ludbrook (Coordinator)

Impact