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Research interests

I am a medical statistician with interests in lifecourse epidemiology, socioeconomic inequalities in health, physical performance outcomes in older people and renal research.

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Research Output

  • 29 Article (Academic Journal)
  • 3 Conference Contribution (Conference Proceeding)
  • 1 Conference Poster

Cinacalcet use and the risk of cardiovascular events, fractures and mortality in chronic kidney disease patients with secondary hyperparathyroidism

Evans, M., Methven, S., Gasparini, A., Barany, P., Birnie, K., MacNeill, S., May, M. T., Caskey, F. J. & Carrero, J. J., 1 Feb 2018, In : Scientific Reports. 8, 1, 2103.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

Open Access
  • 5 Citations (Scopus)
    264 Downloads (Pure)

    Accuracy of cystatin C for the detection of abnormal renal function in children undergoing chemotherapy for malignancy: a systematic review using individual patient data

    Whiting, P., Birnie, K., Sterne, J., Jameson, C., Skinner, R., Phillips, B., Barnfield, M., Blufpand, H., Bokenkamp, A., Grönroos, M., Jameson, C., Lankisch, P., Philips, B., Skinner, R., Sterne, J., Whiting, P. & The Cystatin C In Childhood Cancer Collaboration Group, 6 Dec 2017, In : Supportive Care in Cancer. p. 1-10 10 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

    Open Access
  • 3 Citations (Scopus)
    206 Downloads (Pure)

    Comparison of microbiological diagnosis of urinary tract infection in young children by routine health service laboratories and a research laboratory: diagnostic cohort study

    Birnie, K., Hay, A., Wootton, M., Howe, R. A., MacGowan, A. P., Whiting, P., Lawton, M., Delaney, B., Downing, H., Dudley, J. A., Hollingworth, W., Lisles, C., Little, P., O'Brien, K., Pickles, T., Rumsby, K., Thomas-Jones, E., Van Der Voort, J., Waldron, C-A., Harman, K. & 3 others, Hood, K., Butler, C. C. & Sterne, J., 15 Feb 2017, In : PLoS ONE. 12, 2, 13 p., e0171113.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

    Open Access
  • 3 Citations (Scopus)
    302 Downloads (Pure)


    • 1 Fellowship awarded competitively