Publications and Presentations

Hirschsprung’s Disease

Laparoscopic assistance for primary transanal pull-through in Hirschsprung’s disease: a systematic review and meta-analysis. D Thompson, BSR Allin, A Long, T Bradnock, G Walker, M Knight. BMJ open 5: e006063.

Incidence, sub-specialisation and the provision of definitive surgery for Hirschsprung's disease in the UK and Ireland: results of a prospective, national cohort study. Bradnock TJ, Knight M, Kenny S, Johnson P, Draper ES, Kurinczuk JJ, Walker GM.

Gastroschisis

Challenges of improving the evidence base in smaller surgical specialties, as highlighted by a systematic review of gastroschisis management. BSR Allin, WHW Tse, S Marven, PRV Johnson, M Knight. PLoS One. 2015 Jan 26;10(1):e0116908. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0116908. eCollection 2015.

Gastroschisis: A national cohort study to describe contemporary surgical strategies and outcomes. Owen A, Marven S, Johnson P, Kurinczuk J, Spark P, Draper ES, Brocklehurst P, Knight M. Journal of Paediatric Surgery. 2010 September 45:9(1808-1816)

Gastroschisis: one year outcomes from national cohort study. Bradnock TJ, Marven S, Owen A, Johnson P, Kurinczuk JJ, Spark P, Draper ES, Knight M.

Other BAPS-CASS studies

Outcomes at one-year post anastomosis from a national cohort of infants with oesophageal atresia BSR Allin, M Knight, P Johnson, D Burge, on behalf of BAPS-CASS. PLoS ONE. 2014 Aug 9(8) e106149. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0106149