The George Institute For Global Health
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Conrad N, Judge A, Tran J, et al. Temporal trends and patterns in heart failure incidence: a population-based study of 4 million individuals. Lancet. 2018;391(10120):572-580. doi:10.1016/S0140-6736(17)32520-5.
Tran J, Norton R, Conrad N, et al. Patterns and temporal trends of comorbidity among adult patients with incident cardiovascular disease in the UK between 2000 and 2014: A population-based cohort study. PLoS Med. 2018;15(3):e1002513. doi:10.1371/journal.pmed.1002513.
Karmali KN, Lloyd-Jones DM, van der Leeuw J, et al. Blood pressure-lowering treatment strategies based on cardiovascular risk versus blood pressure: A meta-analysis of individual participant data. PLoS Med. 2018;15(3):e1002538. doi:10.1371/journal.pmed.1002538.
Rahimi K, Mohseni H, Otto CM, et al. Elevated blood pressure and risk of mitral regurgitation: A longitudinal cohort study of 5.5 million United Kingdom adults. PLoS Med. 2017;14(10):e1002404. doi:10.1371/journal.pmed.1002404.
Walker S, Spackman E, Conrad N, et al. Impact of missed treatment opportunities on outcomes in hospitalised patients with heart failure. Open Heart. 2017;4(2):e000726. doi:10.1136/openhrt-2017-000726.
Moradi-Lakeh M, Sepanlou SG, Karimi SM, et al. Trend of Socio-Demographic Index and Mortality Estimates in Iran and its Neighbors, 1990-2015; Findings of the Global Burden of Diseases 2015 Study. Arch Iran Med. 2017;20(7):419-428.
Roth GA, Johnson C, Abajobir A, et al. Global, Regional, and National Burden of Cardiovascular Diseases for 10 Causes, 1990 to 2015. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2017;70(1):1-25. doi:10.1016/j.jacc.2017.04.052.
Duane F, Aznar MC, Bartlett F, et al. A cardiac contouring atlas for radiotherapy. Radiother Oncol. 2017;122(3):416-422. doi:10.1016/j.radonc.2017.01.008.
Rahimi K, Mohseni H. Patients with coronary heart disease and very low blood pressure are at increased risk of cardiovascular events. Evid Based Med. 2017;22(2):73. doi:10.1136/ebmed-2016-110648.
Rahimi K. Subclinical atrial fibrillation in need of more assertive evidence. Eur Heart J. 2017. doi:10.1093/eurheartj/ehx122.
Emdin CA, Rothwell PM, Salimi-Khorshidi G, et al. Blood Pressure and Risk of Vascular Dementia: Evidence From a Primary Care Registry and a Cohort Study of Transient Ischemic Attack and Stroke. Stroke. 2016;47(6):1429-35. doi:10.1161/STROKEAHA.116.012658.
Kiran A, Crespillo AP, Rahimi K. Graphical displays for meta-analysis. Heart. 2016.
Collaborators GBD2015 Disea, Rahimi K. Global, regional, and national incidence, prevalence, and years lived with disability for 310 diseases and injuries, 1990-2015: a systematic analysis for the Global Burden of Disease Study 2015. Lancet. 2016;388:1545-1602.
Collaborators GBD2015 Morta, Jha V, Rahimi K. Global, regional, and national life expectancy, all-cause mortality, and cause-specific mortality for 249 causes of death, 1980-2015: a systematic analysis for the Global Burden of Disease Study 2015. Lancet. 2016;388:1459-1544.
Collaborators GBD2015 Mater, Jha V, Rahimi K. Global, regional, and national levels of maternal mortality, 1990-2015: a systematic analysis for the Global Burden of Disease Study 2015. Lancet. 2016;388:1775-1812.
Collaborators GBD2015 DALYs, Jha V, Rahimi K. Global, regional, and national disability-adjusted life-years (DALYs) for 315 diseases and injuries and healthy life expectancy (HALE), 1990-2015: a systematic analysis for the Global Burden of Disease Study 2015. Lancet. 2016;388:1603-1658.
Chantler T, Paton C, Velardo C, et al. Creating connections – the development of a mobile-health monitoring system for heart failure: Qualitative findings from a usability cohort study. Digital Health. 2016;2.
Wang H, Wolock TM, Carter A, et al. Estimates of global, regional, and national incidence, prevalence, and mortality of HIV, 1980-2015: the Global Burden of Disease Study 2015. Lancet HIVLancet HIVLancet HIV. 2016;3:e361-87.
Rahimi K, Otto CM. Heartbeat: Is atrial fibrillation ablation effective in patients with hypertrophic cardiomyopathy?. Heart. 2016;102:1511-2.
Rahimi K. The long and unfinished journey of hyperglycaemia and heart failure research. Heart. 2016.
Mokdad AH, Forouzanfar MH, Daoud F, et al. Health in times of uncertainty in the eastern Mediterranean region, 1990-2013: a systematic analysis for the Global Burden of Disease Study 2013. Lancet Glob Health. 2016.
Mohseni H, Kiran A, Khorshidi R, Rahimi K. Influenza vaccination and risk of hospitalization in patients with heart failure: a self-controlled case series study. European Heart Journal. 2016.
Ettehad D, Emdin CA, Kiran A, Rahimi K. Blood pressure lowering for cardiovascular disease - Authors' reply. Lancet. 2016;388:126-7.
Emdin CA, Conrad N, Kiran A, et al. Variation in hospital performance for heart failure management in the National Heart Failure Audit for England and Wales. Heart. 2016.
Anderson SG, Hutchings DC, Woodward M, et al. Phosphodiesterase type-5 inhibitor use in type 2 diabetes is associated with a reduction in all-cause mortality. Heart. 2016;102:1750-1756.