Edinburgh Research Explorer

Dr Barry Laird

Senior Clinical Lecturer in Palliative Medicine

  1. 2017
  2. 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

  3. 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

  4. 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

  5. Treating cancer cachexia; an evolving landscape

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

    Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

  6. 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

  7. 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

  8. 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

  9. 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

  10. 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

  11. 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