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Dr Barry Laird

Senior Clinical Lecturer in Palliative Medicine

  1. 2004
  2. Hammers and nails: A report.

    Laird, B. & Sugden, C., 2004, In : Palliative medicine. 18, p. 734-736

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  3. 2005
  4. Methadone titration: still no gauge on the tank

    Laird, B. & Sugden, C., 2005, In : Palliative medicine. 19, p. 568

    Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

  5. 2006
  6. The use of implantable pumps in palliative care

    Laird, B., McNeil, L. & Ross, C., 1 Mar 2006, In : European Journal of Palliative Care. 13, 2, p. 59-62 4 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  7. 2008
  8. An observational study of red cell transfusion practice in specialist palliative care

    Laird, B., Whyte, G., Laird, J. H., Soutar, R. L., Welsh, J. & Fallon, M., 2008, In : Palliative medicine. p. 874-875

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  9. Recommended management of cancer pain in the older patient.

    Laird, B. & Fallon, M., 2008, In : Prescriber. 19, 21, p. 21-29

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  10. Management of cancer pain: Basic principles and neuropathic cancer pain

    Laird, B., Colvin, L. & Fallon, M., May 2008, In : European Journal of Cancer. 44, 8, p. 1078-1082 5 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  11. Letter to editor: an observational study of red cell transfusion in specialist palliative care

    Laird, B., Whyte, G., Laird, J. H., Soutar, R. L., Welsh, J. & Fallon, M. T., Oct 2008, In : Palliative medicine. 22, 7, p. 874-5 2 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

  12. 2009
  13. Are cancer pain and depression interdependent? A systematic review

    Laird, B., Boyd, A. C., Colvin, L. A. & Fallon, M. T., 2009, In : Psycho-Oncology. 18, 5, p. 459-64 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  14. Palliative care in the elderly breast cancer patient

    Laird, B. & Fallon, M., Mar 2009, In : Clinical Oncology. 21, 2, p. 131-9 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  15. A systematic review examining the literature on attitudes of patients with advanced cancer toward research

    Todd, A. M. H., Laird, B., Boyle, D., Boyd, A. C., Colvin, L. A. & Fallon, M. T., Jun 2009, In : Journal of pain and symptom management. 37, 6, p. 1078-85 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  16. 2011
  17. A systematic review of combination step III opioid therapy in cancer pain: an EPCRC opioid guideline project

    Fallon, M. T. & Laird, B., 2011, In : Palliative medicine. 25, 5, p. 597-603 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  18. Cancer pain and its relationship to systemic inflammation: an exploratory study

    Laird, B., Scott, A. C., Colvin, L. A., McKeon, A-L., Murray, G. D., Fearon, K. C. H. & Fallon, M. T., 2011, In : Pain. 152, 2, p. 460-3 4 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  19. Pain and depression in cancer patients: a longitudinal study

    Jack, L., Scott, A. L., Colvin, L. A., Laird, B. & Fallon, M., 2011, In : BMJ Supportive & Palliative Care. 1, Suppl 1, p. A11

    Research output: Contribution to journalMeeting abstract

  20. Systematic inflammation and symptom severity in patients wi6h advanced cancer: a prospective study

    Haworth, G., Rush, R., Fallon, M. & Laird, B., 2011, In : BMJ Supportive & Palliative Care. 1, Suppl 1

    Research output: Contribution to journalMeeting abstract

  21. The UK Breakthrough Cancer pain Registry: origin, methods and preliminary data

    Ward, J., Laird, B. & Fallon, M., 2011, In : BMJ Supportive & Palliative Care. 1, Suppl 1

    Research output: Contribution to journalMeeting abstract

  22. Pain, depression, and fatigue as a symptom cluster in advanced cancer

    Laird, B., Scott, A. C., Colvin, L. A., McKeon, A-L., Murray, G. D., Fearon, K. C. H. & Fallon, M. T., Jul 2011, In : Journal of pain and symptom management. 42, 1, p. 1-11 11 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  23. Mechanisms of Cancer-induced Bone Pain

    Middlemiss, T., Laird, B. J. A. & Fallon, M. T., 1 Aug 2011, In : Clinical Oncology. 23, 6, p. 387-392 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  24. Characterization of cancer-induced bone pain: an exploratory study

    Laird, B., Walley, J., Murray, G. D., Clausen, E., Colvin, L. A. & Fallon, M. T., Sep 2011, In : Supportive Care in Cancer. 19, 9, p. 1393-1401 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  25. 2012
  26. Prognostication in Advanced Cancer: A Study Examining an Inflammation-Based Score

    Partridge, M., Fallon, M., Bray, C., McMillan, D., Brown, D. & Laird, B., 2012, In : Journal of pain and symptom management.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  27. Quantitative Sensory Testing to assess the sensory characteristics of cancer-induced bone pain after radiotherapy and potential clinical biomarkers of response

    Scott, A. C., McConnell, S., Laird, B., Colvin, L. & Fallon, M., 2012, In : European Journal of Pain. 16, p. 123-133

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  28. The evidence base for multimodal therapy in cachexia.

    Solheim, T. S. & Laird, B., 2012, In : Current Opinion in Supportive and Palliative Care. 6, 4, p. 424-431

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  29. Clinical management of pain in advanced lung cancer

    Simmons, C. P. L., MacLeod, N. & Laird, B. J. A., 1 Jan 2012, In : Clinical Medicine Insights: Oncology. 6, p. 331-346 16 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  30. 2013
  31. Pregabalin for the management of neuropathic pain in adults with cancer: a systematic review of the literature.

    Bennett, M. & Laird, B., 2013, In : Pain Medicine. 14, 11, p. 1681-1688

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  32. Prevalence and natural history of pain in adults with multiple sclerosis: Systematic review and meta-analysis

    Foley, P. L., Vesterinen, H. M., Laird, B. J., Sena, E. S., Colvin, L. A., Chandran, S., Macleod, M. R. & Fallon, M. T., May 2013, In : Pain. 154, 5, p. 632-642 11 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  33. The Systemic Inflammatory Response and Its Relationship to Pain and Other Symptoms in Advanced Cancer

    Laird, B. J., McMillan, D. C., Fayers, P., Fearon, K., Kaasa, S., Fallon, M. T. & Klepstad, P., 21 Aug 2013, In : The oncologist.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  34. Prognostic Factors in Patients with Advanced Cancer: A Comparison of Clinicopathological Factors and the Development of an Inflammation-Based Prognostic System

    Laird, B. J. A., Kaasa, S., McMillan, D. C., Fallon, M., Hjermstad, M., Fayers, P. & Klepstad, P., Oct 2013, In : Clinical Cancer Research. 19, 19, p. 5456-5464 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  35. Radiotherapy for the treatment of pain in malignant pleural mesothelioma: A systematic review

    Macleod, N., Price, A., O'Rourke, N., Fallon, M. & Laird, B., 14 Nov 2013, In : Lung Cancer.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  36. Confirming neuropathic pain in cancer patients: Applying the NeuPSIG grading system in clinical practice and clinical research

    Mulvey, M. R., Rolke, R., Klepstad, P., Caraceni, A., Fallon, M., Colvin, L., Laird, B., Bennett, M. I. & On behalf of the IASP Cancer Pain SIG and the EAPC Research Network, 23 Nov 2013, In : Pain.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  37. 2014
  38. Feasibility study of dietary counselling to attenuate cachexia in patients with advanced cancer.

    Balstad PhD, T. R., Solheim, T., Laird, B., Fearon, K., Kaasa, S. & Bye, A., 2014, In : Clinical Nutrition. 33, p. S53

    Research output: Contribution to journalMeeting abstract

  39. Palliative radiotherapy in malignant pleural mesothelioma. Introducing the SYSTEMS study

    MacLeod, N., O'Rourke, N., Moore, K., McMahon, L., Chalmers, A., Fallon, M. & Laird, B., Jan 2014, In : Lung Cancer. 83, p. S81-S81 1 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalMeeting abstract

  40. The characteristics of physical activity and gait in patients receiving radiotherapy in cancer induced bone pain

    Sande, T., Scott, A. C., Laird, B. J. A., Wan, H. I., Fleetwood-Walker, S. M., Kaasa, S., Klepstad, P., Mitchell, R., Murray, G. D., Colvin, L. A. & Fallon, M. T., 1 Jan 2014, In : Radiotherapy and Oncology. 111, 1, p. 18-24 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  41. A systematic review of opioid effects on the hypogonadal axis of cancer patients

    McWilliams, K., Simmons, C., Laird, B. J. & Fallon, M. T., Jun 2014, In : Supportive Care in Cancer. 22, 6, p. 1699-704 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  42. 2015
  43. Is radiotherapy useful for treating pain in mesothelioma? A phase II trial

    MacLeod, N., Chalmers, A., O'Rourke, N., Moore, K., Sheridan, J., McMahon, L., Bray, C., Stobo, J., Price, A., Fallon, M. & Laird, B. J., Jun 2015, In : Journal of Thoracic Oncology. 10, 6, p. 944-950

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  44. Prognosis in advanced lung cancer - a prospective study of examining key clinicopathological factors

    Simmons, C., Koinis, P., Fallon, M., Fearon, K., Bowden, J., Solheim, T., Gronberg, B., McMillan, D., Gioulbasanis, I. & Laird, B., Jun 2015, In : Lung Cancer. 88, 3, p. 304-309 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  45. General infl ammatory reaction and cachexia in cancer: Implications for hyperalgesia

    Fallon, M. T., Colvin, L. & Laird, B. J. A., 1 Jun 2015, Cancer Pain: From Molecules to Suffering. Wolters Kluwer Health Adis (ESP)

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  46. F-18 FDG PET-CT Influences Target Delineation When Combined With Standard CT-based Radiotherapy Planning in the Palliative Setting in Malignant Pleural Mesothelioma; an Exploratory Study

    MacLeod, N., Stobo, J., O'Rourke, N., Hicks, J., Moore, K., Sankaralingam, M., Oommen, K., Kelly, C., McMahon, L., Poon, F. W., Han, S., Findlay, C., Chalmers, A., Fallon, M. & Laird, B., 12 Jun 2015, In : Reports of Radiotherapy and Oncology. 2, 2, 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  47. Pain Management in Mesothelioma

    MacLeod, N., Klepstad, P., Fallon, M. & Laird, B., 4 Jul 2015, In : Journal of Palliative Care & Medicine. 05, 04

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  48. Attenuating pain flare: a new role for an old therapy?

    Laird, B. & Fallon, M., Nov 2015, In : The Lancet Oncology. 2 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

  49. Symptom Control Trials in Patients with Advanced Cancer: A Qualitative Study

    Middlemiss, T., Lloyd-Williams, M., Laird, B. & Fallon, M., Nov 2015, In : Journal of pain and symptom management. 50, 5, p. 642-649

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  50. Epidermal growth factor receptor-inhibition (EGFR-I) in the treatment of neuropathic pain

    Kersten, C., Cameron, M. G., Laird, B. & Mjåland, S., 1 Nov 2015, In : British Journal of Anaesthesia. 115, 5, p. 761-767 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  51. 2016
  52. Randomised double-blind trial of pregabalin versus placebo in conjunction with palliative radiotherapy for cancer-induced bone pain.

    Fallon, M., Hoskin, P., Colvin, L., Fleetwood-Walker, S., Adamson, D., Byrne, A., Murray, G. & Laird, B., 20 Feb 2016, In : Journal of Clinical Oncology. 34, 6, p. 550-556 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  53. Does chemotherapy improve health-related quality of life in advanced pancreatic cancer? A systematic review

    Kristensen, A., Vagnildhaug, O. M., Grønberg, B. H., Kaasa, S., Laird, B. & Solheim, T. S., 1 Mar 2016, In : Critical Reviews in Oncology/Hematology. 99, p. 286-298 13 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  54. Pain in malignant pleural mesothelioma: a prospective characterisation study.

    MacLeod, N., Bray, C., Stobo, J., McMahon, L., Taggart, D., Fallon, M. & Laird, B., 26 Apr 2016, In : Pain Medicine.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  55. Characteristics of the case mix, organisation and delivery in cancer palliative care: a challenge for good-quality research

    Hjermstad, M. J., Aass, N., Aielli, F., Bennett, M., Brunelli, C., Caraceni, A., Cavanna, L., Fassbender, K., Feio, M., Haugen, D. F., Jakobsen, G., Laird, B., Løhre, E. T., Martinez, M., Nabal, M., Noguera-Tejedor, A., Pardon, K., Pigni, A., Piva, L., Porta-Sales, J. & 7 others, Rizzi, F., Rondini, E., Sjøgren, P., Strasser, F., Turriziani, A., Kaasa, S. & European Palliative Care Cancer Symptom study (EPCCS), 31 May 2016, In : BMJ Supportive & Palliative Care.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  56. Quality of Life in patients with Advanced Cancer – Differential association with performance status and the systemic inflammatory response

    Laird, B., Fallon, M., Hjermstad, M., Harden, S., Kaasa, S., Klepstad, P. & McMillan, D., 10 Aug 2016, In : Journal of Clinical Oncology. 34, 23, p. 2769-2775

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  57. 2017
  58. Prognostic Tools in Patients with Advanced Cancer: A Systematic Review

    Simmons, C. P. L., Mcmillan, D. C., Mcwilliams, K., Sande, T. A., Fearon, K. C., Tuck, S., Fallon, M. T. & Laird, B. J., 4 Jan 2017, In : Journal of pain and symptom management.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  59. ESPEN guidelines on nutrition in cancer patients

    Arends, J., Bachmann, P., Baracos, V., Barthelemy, N., Bertz, H., Bozzetti, F., Fearon, K., Hütterer, E., Isenring, E., Kaasa, S., Krznaric, Z., Laird, B., Larsson, M., Laviano, A., Mühlebach, S., Muscaritoli, M., Oldervoll, L., Ravasco, P., Solheim, T., Strasser, F. & 2 others, de van der Schueren, M. & Preiser, J-C., Feb 2017, In : Clinical Nutrition. 36, 1, p. 11-48 38 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  60. The use of opioids in cancer patients with renal impairment - a systematic review

    Sande, T., Laird, B. & Fallon, M., 25 Feb 2017, In : Supportive Care in Cancer. 25, 2, p. 661-675

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  61. The relationship between pro-inflammatory cytokines and pain, appetite and fatigue in patients with advanced cancer.

    Paulsen, O., Laird, B., Aass, N., Lea, T., Fayers, P. M., Kaasa, S. & Klepstad, P., 25 May 2017, In : PLoS ONE.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  62. Corrigendum to "Prognosis in advanced lung cancer - A prospective study examining key clinicopathological factors" [Lung Cancer 88 (2015) 304-309]

    Simmons, C. P., Koinis, F., Fallon, M. T., Fearon, K. C., Bowden, J., Solheim, T. S., Gronberg, B. H., McMillan, D. C., Gioulbasanis, I. & Laird, B. J., Jun 2017, In : Lung Cancer. 108, p. 256

    Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

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