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2020

Assessing and Raising Concerns About Duplicate Publication, Authorship Transgressions and Data Errors in a Body of Preclinical Research

Grey, A., Avenell, A., Gamble, G. & Bolland, M., Aug 2020, In : Science and Engineering Ethics. 26, p. 2069-2096 28 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Citation (Scopus)

A systematic review of UK based long-term non-surgical interventions for people with severe obesity (BMI ≥35kg/m2)

Aceves Martins, M., Robertson, C., Cooper, D., Avenell, A., Stewart, F., Aveyard, P., de Bruin, M. & REBALANCE team, Jun 2020, In : Journal of Human Nutrition and Dietetics. 33, 3, p. 351-372 22 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Challenges of Systematic Reviews of Economic Evaluations: A Review of Recent Reviews and an Obesity Case Study

Jacobsen, E., Boyers, D. & Avenell, A., Mar 2020, In : Pharmacoeconomics. 38, 3, p. 259-267 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Check for publication integrity before misconduct

Grey, A., Bolland, M. J., Avenell, A., Klein, A. A. & Gunsalus, C. K., 9 Jan 2020, In : Nature. 577, 7789, p. 167-169 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

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7 Citations (Scopus)

Clinical and cost-effectiveness of oral sodium bicarbonate therapy for older patients with chronic kidney disease and low-grade acidosis: The BiCARB randomised controlled trial

Witham, M. D., Band, M., Chong, H. Y., Donnan, P. T., Hampson, G., Hu, M. K., Littleford, R., Lamb, E., Kalra, P., Kennedy, G., McNamee, P., Plews, D., Rauchhaus, P., Soiza, R. L., Sumukadas, D., Warwick, G. & Avenell, A., 25 Feb 2020, (Accepted/In press) In : Health Technology Assessment.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Concerns About the Integrity of the Yamaguchi Osteoporosis Prevention Study (YOPS) Report: Am J Med. 2004;117:549-555

Avenell, A., Grey, A., Gamble, G. D. & Bolland, M. J., Jun 2020, In : American Journal of Medicine. 133, 6, p. e311-e314 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

Empirically generated reference proportions for baseline p values from rounded summary statistics

Bolland, M. J., Gamble, G. D., Grey, A. & Avenell, A., 11 Jun 2020, In : Anaesthesia. 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

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1 Citation (Scopus)

Game of Stones: feasibility randomised controlled trial of how to engage men with obesity in text message and incentive interventions for weight loss

Dombrowski, S. U., McDonald, M., van der Pol, M., Grindle, M., Avenell, A., Carroll, P., Calveley, E., Elders, A., Glennie, N., Gray, C. M., Harris, F. M., Hapca, A., Jones, C., Kee, F., McKinley, M. C., Skinner, R., Tod, M. & Hoddinott, P., 2020, In : BMJ Open. 10, 2, 14 p., 032653.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Sodium bicarbonate to improve physical function in patients over 60 years with advanced chronic kidney disease: the BiCARB RCT

Witham, M. D., Band, M., Chong, H. Y., Donnan, P. T., Hampson, G., Hu, M. K., Littleford, R. C., Lamb, E., Kalra, P., Kennedy, G., McNamee, P., Plews, D., Rauchhaus, P., Soiza, R. L., Sumukadas, D., Warwick, G. & Avenell, A., 30 Jun 2020, In : Health Technology Assessment. 24, 27, p. 1-90 90 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Text messaging and financial incentives to encourage weight loss in men with obesity: the Game of Stones feasibility RCT

Dombrowski, S. U., Mcdonald, M., van der Pol, M., Grindle, M., Avenell, A., Carroll, P., Calveley, E., Elders, A., Glennie, N., Gray, C. M., Harris, F. M., Hapca, A., Jones, C., Kee, F., McKinley, M. C., Skinner, R., Tod, M. & Hoddinott, P., 2 Sep 2020, (Accepted/In press) In : Public Health Research. 8, 11, 258 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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2019

25-Hydroxyvitamin D – Should labs be measuring it?

Avenell, A., Bolland, M. J. & Grey, A., 1 Mar 2019, In : Annals of Clinical Biochemistry. 56, 2, p. 188-189 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

3 Citations (Scopus)

An investigation into the impact and implications of published papers from retracted research: systematic search of affected literature

Avenell, A., Stewart, F., Grey, A., Gamble, G. & Bolland, M., 30 Oct 2019, In : BMJ Open. 9, 10, 031909.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Baseline P  value distributions in randomized trials were uniform for continuous but not categorical variables

Bolland, M. J., Gamble, G. D., Avenell, A., Grey, A. & Lumley, T., Aug 2019, In : Journal of Clinical Epidemiology. 112, p. 67-76 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Citations (Scopus)

Can surgery be avoided in patients with symptomatic gallstone disease and no complications?

Brazzelli, M., Avenell, A., Gillies, K., Ramsay, C. & Ahmed, I., 11 Oct 2019, In : The BMJ. 367, 8218, 4 p., l5709.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

1 Citation (Scopus)

Correcting Meta-analyses and Reviews Affected by Retracted Research

Grey, A., Avenell, A. & Bolland, M., 1 Jul 2019, In : JAMA Internal Medicine. 179, 7, p. 1005 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

1 Citation (Scopus)

Evaluating ethics oversight during assessment of research integrity

Grey, A., Bolland, M. & Avenell, A., 6 Nov 2019, In : Research integrity and peer review. 4, 22.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

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Fractures in Adults After Weight Loss from Bariatric Surgery and Weight Management Programs for Obesity: Systematic Review and Meta-analysis

Ablett, A. D., Boyle, B. R. & Avenell, A., Apr 2019, In : Obesity Surgery. 29, 4, p. 1327-1342 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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3 Citations (Scopus)
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Quality of reports of investigations of research integrity by academic institutions

Grey, A., Bolland, M., Gamble, G. & Avenell, A., 19 Feb 2019, In : Research integrity and peer review. 4, 3.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Rounding, but not randomization method, non-normality, or correlation, affected baseline P-value distributions in randomized trials

Bolland, M. J., Gamble, G. D., Avenell, A. & Grey, A., Jun 2019, In : Journal of Clinical Epidemiology. 110, p. 50-62 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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5 Citations (Scopus)
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5 Citations (Scopus)
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Vitamin D supplementation and musculoskeletal health - Authors' reply

Bolland, M. J., Grey, A. & Avenell, A., Feb 2019, In : The lancet. Diabetes & endocrinology. 7, 2, p. 88-89 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Citation (Scopus)
2018

A mixed-methods evaluation of a community pharmacy signposting service to a commercial weight-loss provider

Inch, J., Avenell, A., Aucott, L. & Watson, M. C., Aug 2018, In : Public Health Nutrition. 21, 12, p. 2311-2319 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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A randomised investigation of journal responses to academic and journalist enquiry about possible scientific misconduct

Bolland, M. J., Avenell, A., Gamble, G. D., Buranyi, S. & Grey, A., 30 Jul 2018, In : BMC Research Notes. 11, 5 p., 521.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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2 Citations (Scopus)
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6 Citations (Scopus)
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11 Citations (Scopus)
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Bariatric surgery, lifestyle interventions and orlistat for severe obesity: the REBALANCE mixed-methods systematic review and economic evaluation

Avenell, A., Robertson, C., Skea, Z., Jacobsen, E., Boyers, D., Cooper, D., Aceves-Martins, M., Retat, L., Fraser, C., Aveyard, P., Stewart, F., MacLennan, G., Webber, L., Corbould, E., Xu, B., Jaccard, A., Boyle, B., Duncan, E., Shimonovich, M. & de Bruin, M., 5 Dec 2018, In : Health Technology Assessment. 22, 68, 286 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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17 Citations (Scopus)
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Cancer and vitamin D supplementation: a systematic review and meta-analysis

Goulao, B., Stewart, F., Ford, J. A., MacLennan, G. & Avenell, A., Apr 2018, In : The American Journal of Clinical Nutrition. 107, 4, p. 652-663 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

17 Citations (Scopus)

Concerns About the Integrity of Sato et al. Am J Med. 2005;118:1250-1255

Grey, A., Avenell, A., Gamble, G. & Bolland, M., Mar 2018, In : American Journal of Medicine. 131, 3, p. e107-e108 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

2 Citations (Scopus)

Effects of vitamin D supplementation on musculoskeletal health: a systematic review, meta-analysis, and trial sequential analysis

Bolland, M. J., Grey, A. & Avenell, A., 11 Nov 2018, In : The lancet. Diabetes & endocrinology. 6, 11, p. 847-858 10 p.

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131 Citations (Scopus)
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Enough data to draw conclusions about vitamin D and bone health

Bolland, M. J., Avenell, A. & Grey, A., 15 Nov 2018, In : BMJ. 363, k4755.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Inaccurate retraction notice for meta-analysis by Iwamoto et al

Grey, A., Avenell, A., Gamble, G. & Bolland, M., Sep 2018, In : Acta Neurologica Scandinavica. 138, 3, p. 263 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

Leucine and ACE inhibitors as therapies for sarcopenia (LACE trial): study protocol for a randomised controlled trial

Band, M. M., Sumukadas, D., Struthers, A. D., Avenell, A., Donnan, P. T., Kemp, P. R., Smith, K. T., Hume, C. L., Hapca, A. & Witham, M. D., 4 Jan 2018, In : Trials. 19, 6.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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18 Citations (Scopus)
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Revised Meta-analysis of Vitamin K and Fractures

Grey, A., Avenell, A. & Bolland, M., 1 Aug 2018, In : JAMA Internal Medicine. 178, 8, p. 1135 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

2017

Clinical Effectiveness of Weight Loss and Weight Maintenance Interventions for Men: A Systematic Review of Men-Only Randomized Controlled Trials (The ROMEO Project)

Robertson, C., Avenell, A., Stewart, F., Archibald, D., Douglas, F., Hoddinott, P., Van Teijlingen, E. & Boyers, D., 1 Jul 2017, In : American Journal of Men's Health. 11, 4, p. 1096-1123 28 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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10 Citations (Scopus)
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Do vitamin D supplements help prevent respiratory tract infections?

Bolland, M. J. & Avenell, A., 15 Feb 2017, In : British Medical Journal (Clinical Research Ed.). 356, p. j456

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

12 Citations (Scopus)

Effects of weight loss interventions for adults who are obese on mortality, cardiovascular disease and cancer: a systematic review and meta-analysis

Ma, C., Avenell, A., Bolland, M., Hudson, J., Stewart, F., Robertson, C., Sharma, P., Fraser, C. & MacLennan, G., 14 Nov 2017, In : BMJ. 359, j4849.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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90 Citations (Scopus)
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8 Citations (Scopus)
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40 Citations (Scopus)
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Letter to the Editor - Calcium Intake and Cardiovascular Disease Risk

Reid, I. R., Avenell, A., Grey, A. & Bolland, M. J., 2 May 2017, In : Annals of Internal Medicine. 166, 9, p. 684-685 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

5 Citations (Scopus)

New debate: is it time for infertility weight loss programmes to be couple-based?

Best, D., Avenell, A., Bhattacharya, S. & Stadler, G., Dec 2017, In : Human Reproduction. 32, 12, p. 2359-2365 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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2 Citations (Scopus)
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Reporting of conflicts of interest in oral presentations at medical conferences: a delegate-based prospective observational study

Grey, A., Avenell, A., Dalbeth, N., Stewart, F. & Bolland, M. J., 1 Sep 2017, In : BMJ Open. 7, 9, e017019.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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7 Citations (Scopus)
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Weight loss interventions in specific groups: Overweight and obese men

Avenell, A., Robertson, C. & Archibald, D., 25 Sep 2017, Advanced Nutrition and Dietetics in Obesity. Wiley, p. 228-234 7 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Behavioural Interventions for Severe Obesity Before and/or After Bariatric Surgery: a Systematic Review and Meta-analysis

Stewart, F. & Avenell, A., Jun 2016, In : Obesity Surgery. 26, 6, p. 1203-1214 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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21 Citations (Scopus)
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Errors in NOF meta-analyses of calcium and vitamin D supplements

Bolland, M. J., Avenell, A., Grey, A. & Reid, I. R., Aug 2016, In : Osteoporosis International. 27, 8, p. 2637-2639 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

4 Citations (Scopus)

Nutritional supplementation for hip fracture aftercare in older people

Avenell, A., Smith, T. O., Curtain, J. P., Mak, J. CS. & Myint, P. K., 30 Nov 2016, In : Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews. 11, CD001880.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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50 Citations (Scopus)
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Patterns of weight change after the diagnosis of type 2 diabetes in Scotland and their relationship with glycaemic control, mortality and cardiovascular outcomes: a retrospective cohort study

Aucott, L. S., Philip, S., Avenell, A., Afolabi, E. K., Sattar, N., Wild, S. & Scottish Diabetes Research Network (SDRN) Epidemiology group, Jul 2016, In : BMJ Open. 6, 7, p. 1-14 14 p., e010836.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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15 Citations (Scopus)
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Qualitative research, observational research, and The BMJ

Bolland, M. J., Avenell, A. & Grey, A., 15 Mar 2016, In : British Medical Journal (Clinical Research Ed.). 352, p. 1-1 1 p., i1483.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

2 Citations (Scopus)