Institute of Epidemiology & Health Care



  • Aisyah D Shallcross L, Hayward AC, Aldridge RW, Hemming S, Yates S, Ferenando G, Possas L, Garber E, Watson JMW, Geretti A, McHugh T, Lipman M, Story A. Hepatitis C among Vulnerable Populations: A Seroprevalence Study of Homeless, People Who Inject Drugs and Prisoners in London. Journal of Viral Hepatitis. J Viral Hepat. 2018 May 31. https://dx.doi.org/10.1111/jvh.12936
  • Aisyah D. N., Shallcross L., Hully A. J., O'Brien A., Hayward A. Assessing hepatitis C spontaneous clearance and understanding associated factors—a systematic review and meta‐analysis. J Viral Hepatol 2018; 25: 680–698. https://dx.doi.org/10.1111/jvh.12866
  • Aldridge RW, Hayward AC, Hemming S, Yates S, Ferenando G, Possas P, Garber E, Watson JM, Geretti AM, McHugh TD, Marc Lipman M, Story A. High prevalence of latent tuberculosis and blood borne virus infection in a UK homeless population. Thorax. 2018 Jun;73(6):557-564. https://dx.doi.org/10.1136/thoraxjnl-2016-209579
  • Aldridge RW, Story A, Hwang SW, Nordentoft M, Luchenski SA, Hartwell G, Tweed EJ, Lewer D, Katikireddi SV, Hayward AC. Morbidity and mortality in homeless individuals, prisoners, sex workers, and individuals with substance use disorders in high-income countries: a systematic review and meta-analysis. The Lancet. November 11, 2017 DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S0140-6736(17)31869-X
  • Blackburn, R. M., Hayward, A., Cornes, M., McKee, M., Lewer, D., Whiteford, M., Aldridge, R. W. (2017). Outcomes of specialist discharge coordination and intermediate care schemes for patients who are homeless: analysis protocol for a population-based historical cohort. BMJ open, 7 (12), e019282. https://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bmjopen-2017-019282
  • Edge, C.L., King, E.J., Dolan, K. and McKee, M. (2016). Prisoners co-infected with tuberculosis and HIV: a systematic review. Journal of the International AIDS Society, 19:20960. https://dx.doi.org/10.7448/IAS.19.1.20960
  • Greer, A. M., Luchenski, S. A., Amlani, A. A., Lacroix, K., Burmeister, C., & Buxton, J. A. (2016). Peer engagement in harm reduction strategies and services: a critical case study and evaluation framework from British Columbia, Canada. BMC Public Health, 16 (1). https://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12889-016-3136-4
  • Lewer D, Harris M, Hope V. Opiate injection-associated skin, soft tissue, and vascular infections, England, UK, 1997–2016. Emerg Infect Dis. 2017;23(8):1400–3. https://dx.doi.org/10.3201/eid2308.170439
  • Luchenski SA, Maguire N, Aldridge RW, Hayward AC, Story A, Perri P, Withers J, Clint S, Fitzpatrick S, Hewett N. What works in inclusion health: overview of effective interventions for marginalised and excluded populations. The Lancet. November 11, 2017. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S0140-6736(17)31959-1
  • Luchenski, S., Ti, L., Hayashi, K., Dong, H., Wood, E., & Kerr, T. (2016). Protective factors associated with short-term cessation of injection drug use among a Canadian cohort of people who inject drugs. DRUG AND ALCOHOL REVIEW, 35 (5), 620-627. https://dx.doi.org/10.1111/dar.12364
  • Okala, S., Doughty, J., et al (2017). The HIV Stigma Survey (2015): Experiences of stigma faced by people living with HIV when attending dental practices. British Dental Journal. August 2018. https://doi.org/10.1038/sj.bdj.2018.530
  • Samantha Dorney-Smith, Emma Thomson, Nigel Hewett, Stan Burridge, Zana Khan, (2018) "Homeless medical respite service provision in the UK", Housing, Care and Support, https://doi.org/10.1108/HCS-08-2018-0021
  • Smartphone-enabled video observed versus directly observed treatment for tuberculosis: a randomised controlled trial.  Story A, Aldridge RW, Smith C …Hayward AC. The Lancet (in press). http://discovery.ucl.ac.uk/10065408/
  • Sultan, B., White, J. A., Fish, R., Carrick, G., Brima, N., Copas, A., . . . Benn, P. (2016). The "3 in 1" Study: Pooling Self-Taken Pharyngeal, Urethral, and Rectal Samples into a Single Sample for Analysis for Detection of Neisseria Gonorrhoeae and Chlamydia Trachomatis in Men Who Have Sex with Men. Journal of Clinical Microbiology, 54 (3), 650-656. https://dx.doi.org/10.1128/JCM.02460-15
  • Zana Khan, Sophie Koehne, Philip Haine, Samantha Dorney-Smith, (2018) "Improving outcomes for homeless inpatients in mental health", Housing, Care and Support, https://doi.org/10.1108/HCS-07-2018-0016