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. 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

  4. 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

  5. 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

  6. 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

  7. 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

  8. 2016
  9. 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

  10. 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

  11. 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

  12. 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