Edinburgh Research Explorer

Dr Barry Laird

Senior Clinical Lecturer in Palliative Medicine

  1. 2017
  2. The role of the systematic inflammatory response in predicting outcomes in patients with advanced inoperable cancer: systematic review and meta analysis

    Dolan, R., McSorley, S., Horgan, P. G., Laird, B. & McMillan, D. C., 9 Jun 2017, In : Critical Reviews in Oncology/Hematology.

    Research output: Contribution to journalLiterature review

  3. The applicability of a weight loss grading system in cancer cachexia: a longitudinal analysis

    Vagnildhaug, O. M., Blum, D., Wilcock, A., Fayers, P. M., Strasser, F., Baracos, V. E., Hjermstad, M. J., Kaasa, S., Laird, B. & Solheim, T., 18 Jun 2017, In : Journal of Cachexia, Sarcopenia and Muscle.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  4. Treating cancer cachexia; an evolving landscape

    Laird, B. & Fallon, M., 6 Jul 2017, In : Annals of oncology.

    Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

  5. A randomized phase II feasibility trial of a multimodal intervention for the management of cachexia in lung and pancreatic cancer.

    Solheim MD, T. S., Laird MD, B. J. A., Balstad PhD, T. R., Stene PhD, G. B., Bye PhD, A., Johns MD, N., H. Pettersen PhD, C., Fallon MD, M., Fayers PhD, P., Fearon MD, K. & Kaasa MD, S., Oct 2017, In : Journal of Cachexia, Sarcopenia and Muscle. 8, p. 778-788

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  6. European Society for Medical Oncology (ESMO) position paper on supportive and palliative care

    Jordan, K., Aapro, M., Kaasa, S., Ripamonti, C., Scotte, F., Strasser, F., Young, A., Bruera, E., Herrstedt, J., Keefe, D., Laird, B., Walsh, D., Douillard, J-Y. & Cervantes, A., 14 Dec 2017, In : Annals of oncology. 29, 1

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  7. A cross-sectional study examining the prevalence of cachexia and areas of unmet need, in patients with cancer.

    Vagnildhaug, O. M., Balstad PhD, T. R., Almberg, S. S., Brunelli, C., Knudsen, A. K., Kaasa, S., Laird, B., Thronaes, M. & Solheim, T., 22 Dec 2017, In : Supportive Care in Cancer.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  8. 2018
  9. SYSTEMS-2: A randomised phase II study of radiotherapy dose escalation for pain control in malignant pleural mesothelioma

    Ashton, M., O'Rourke, N., Macleod, N., Laird, B., Stobo, J., Kelly, C., Alexander, L., Franks, K., Moore, K., Currie, S., Valentine, R. & Chalmers, A. J., Jan 2018, In : Clinical and translational radiation oncology. 8, p. 45-49 5 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  10. Cancer cachexia: rationale for the MENAC (Multimodal - Exercise, Nutrition and Anti-inflammatory medication for Cachexia) trial

    Solheim, T., Laird, B., Balstad PhD, T. R., Bye, A., Stene, G. B., Baracos, V. E., Strasser, F., Griffiths, G., Maddocks, M., Fallon, M., Kaasa, S. & Fearon, K., 9 Feb 2018, In : BMJ Supportive & Palliative Care.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  11. Oral Ketamine vs placebo in patients with cancer-related neuropathic pain: a randomized clinical trial

    Fallon, M., Wilcock, A., Kelly, C., Paul, J., Lewsley, L-A., Norrie, J. & Laird, B., 5 Apr 2018, In : JAMA Oncology.

    Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

  12. The Management of Opioid-Induced Nausea and Vomiting in Patients with Cancer: A Systematic Review

    Sande, T. A., Laird, B. J. A. & Fallon, M. T., 21 Sep 2018, In : Journal of palliative medicine. 22, 1, p. 90-97

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle