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  • Alison Avenell
2015

Gaining pounds by losing pounds: HERU Policy Brief

Ryan, M. E., Yi, D., Avenell, A., Douglas, F. C. G., Aucott, L. S., Van Teijlingen, E. & Vale, L. D., Mar 2015, Aberdeen: University of Aberdeen, 2 p.

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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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8 Citations (Scopus)
11 Downloads (Pure)
2014
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53 Citations (Scopus)
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Long term maintenance of weight loss with non-surgical interventions in obese adults: systematic review and meta-analyses of randomised controlled trials

Dombrowski, S. U., Knittle, K., Avenell, A., Araújo-Soares, V. & Sniehotta, F. F., 14 May 2014, In : BMJ. 348, g2646.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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268 Citations (Scopus)
3 Downloads (Pure)
2019

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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2016

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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10 Citations (Scopus)
4 Downloads (Pure)
2018

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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1 Citation (Scopus)
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2019

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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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)
1 Citation (Scopus)
2016

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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41 Citations (Scopus)
28 Downloads (Pure)
2019

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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1 Citation (Scopus)
2017

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

11 Citations (Scopus)
2014

Cardiovascular disease and vitamin D supplementation: trial analysis, systematic review, and meta-analysis

Ford, J. A., MacLennan, G. S., Avenell, A., Bolland, M., Grey, A., Witham, M. & RECORD Trial Group, Sep 2014, In : The American Journal of Clinical Nutrition. 100, 3, p. 746-755 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

157 Citations (Scopus)
2015

Gaining pounds by losing pounds: preferences for lifestyle interventions to reduce obesity

Ryan, M., Yi, D., Avenell, A., Douglas, F., Aucott, L., van Teijlingen, E. & Vale, L., Apr 2015, In : Health economics, policy, and law. 10, 2, p. 161-182 22 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

11 Citations (Scopus)
6 Downloads (Pure)
2020
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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, 032653.

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2017
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30 Citations (Scopus)
5 Downloads (Pure)
2014

Vitamin D and vitamin D analogues for preventing fractures in post-menopausal women and older men

Avenell, A., Mak, J. C. S. & O'Connell, D., 14 Apr 2014, In : Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews. 4, CD000227.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

275 Citations (Scopus)
2020

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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1 Citation (Scopus)
2015
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21 Citations (Scopus)
35 Downloads (Pure)
2019

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)
5 Downloads (Pure)
2015

A Qualitative Evidence Synthesis on the Management of Male Obesity

Archibald, D., Douglas, F., Hoddinott, P., Van Teijlingen, E., Stewart, F., Robertson, C., Boyers, D. & Avenell, A., 12 Oct 2015, In : BMJ Open. 5, 10, 16 p., e008372.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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12 Citations (Scopus)
4 Downloads (Pure)
2020

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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2015

Calcium supplements increase risk of myocardial infarction

Bolland, M. J., Grey, A., Avenell, A. & Reid, I. R., Feb 2015, In : Journal of Bone and Mineral Research. 30, 2, p. 389-390 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

12 Citations (Scopus)
2018

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

2011

Further use for the harvest plot: a novel method for quantitative and qualitative data synthesis

Crowther, M., Avenell, A., MacLennan, G. S. & Mowatt, G., Jun 2011, In : Research Synthesis Methods. 2, 2, p. 79-83 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Calcium supplements with or without vitamin D and risk of cardiovascular events: reanalysis of the Women's Health Initiative limited access dataset and meta-analysis

Bolland, M. J., Grey, A., Avenell, A., Gamble, G. D. & Reid, I. R., 19 Apr 2011, In : British Medical Journal. 342, -, 9 p., d2040.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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599 Citations (Scopus)
4 Downloads (Pure)
2018
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6 Citations (Scopus)
4 Downloads (Pure)
2019

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

2018

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)

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

16 Citations (Scopus)
2014
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6 Citations (Scopus)
5 Downloads (Pure)
2015
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24 Citations (Scopus)
4 Downloads (Pure)
2019

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

2012

Nutritional support for liver disease

Koretz, R. L., Avenell, A. & Lipman, T. O., 16 May 2012, In : Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews. 5, CD008344.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

79 Citations (Scopus)
2017

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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6 Citations (Scopus)
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2016

Sex based differences in trials: Sex can affect participation, engagement, and adherence in trials

Avenell, A., Robertson, C., Stewart, F., Boyers, D., Douglas, F., Archibald, D., van Teijlingen, E., Hoddinott, P. & Boachie, C., 30 Dec 2016, In : BMJ. 355, 1 p., 6754.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

2013

What is the appropriate MHRA regulatory response to calcium's increased cardiovascular risk?

Bolland, M. J., Avenell, A., Grey, A. & Reid, I. R., 28 May 2013, In : BMJ (Clinical research ed.). 346, 7910, p. 1-1 1 p., f3413.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

1 Citation (Scopus)
2011

Lightening the load? A systematic review of weight management interventions in the community pharmacy setting

Gordon, J., Watson, M. & Avenell, A., Nov 2011, In : Obesity Reviews. 12, 11, p. 897-911 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

37 Citations (Scopus)
2016

Should weight loss and maintenance programmes be designed differently for men? A systematic review of long-term randomised controlled trials presenting data for men and women: The ROMEO project

Robertson, C., Avenell, A., Boachie, C., Stewart, F., Archibald, D., Douglas, F., Hoddinott, P., van Teijlingen, E. & Boyers, D., Jan 2016, In : Obesity research & clinical practice. 10, 1, p. 70-84 15 p.

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23 Citations (Scopus)
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2018

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

2011

Randomised trial of glutamine, selenium, or both, to supplement parenteral nutrition for critically ill patients

Andrews, P. J. D., Avenell, A., Noble, D. W., Campbell, M. K., Croal, B. L., Simpson, W. G., Vale, L. D., Battison, C. G., Jenkinson, D. J., Cook, J. A. & SIGNET Trial Group, 17 Mar 2011, In : British Medical Journal. 342, -, 8 p., d1542.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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236 Citations (Scopus)
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2019
2016

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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17 Citations (Scopus)
5 Downloads (Pure)
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.

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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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12 Citations (Scopus)
29 Downloads (Pure)
2019
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3 Citations (Scopus)
2017

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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1 Citation (Scopus)
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