Alona Courtney
Imperial College London
Quality of lifeEpidemiologyInternal medicineObstetricsCensoring (clinical trials)SurgeryOncologyLogistic regressionHealth careIntensive care medicinePhase (combat)Best practiceProspective cohort studyEmergency medicineAuditVentilation (architecture)Cohort studyReferralMastitisMechanical ventilationTerms of serviceStandard treatmentIntubationSurgical oncologyService (business)Protocol (science)Breast reconstructionFace shieldAlert levelSurgical SpecialtyMAMMARY ABSCESSSurgical tracheostomyIntensive careLower limbCritically illNational audit2019-20 coronavirus outbreakSevere acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2)Coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19)Interim reportInfrainguinal bypassGraft patencyRetrospective analysisSingle centreCorporate governanceIncidence (epidemiology)Radiation therapyFamily medicineSocial mediaColorectal cancerBreast cancerGeneral surgeryMedicineCohortPandemic
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#1RV Dave (University of Manchester)H-Index: 3
#1Rajiv Dave (University of Manchester)H-Index: 14
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The B-MaP-C study aimed to determine alterations to breast cancer (BC) management during the peak transmission period of the UK COVID-19 pandemic and the potential impact of these treatment decisions. This was a national cohort study of patients with early BC undergoing multidisciplinary team (MDT)-guided treatment recommendations during the pandemic, designated ‘standard’ or ‘COVID-altered’, in the preoperative, operative and post-operative setting. Of 3776 patients (from 64 UK units) in the st...
#1Pasha Normahani (Imperial College London)H-Index: 6
#2Ismail Yusuf Anwar (Imperial College London)
Last. Usman Jaffer (Imperial College London)H-Index: 11
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INTRODUCTION The aim of this study was to identify factors associated with primary graft patency 1 year following open lower limb revascularisation (LLR) at a tertiary referral vascular service. METHODS A retrospective analysis of patients undergoing infra-inguinal bypass surgery between January 2016 and May 2017 at a tertiary vascular centre (St Mary's Hospital, London) was performed. Data regarding patient demographics, comorbidities, type of operation and post-operative anti-thrombotic strate...
#1Alona Courtney (Imperial College London)H-Index: 3
#2Leda Lignos (Imperial College London)H-Index: 2
Last. Marcela P. Vizcaychipi (Imperial College London)H-Index: 22
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ObjectiveThe aim of this case series was to demonstrate that surgical tracheostomy can be undertaken safely in critically ill mechanically ventilated patients with coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-1...
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#1Alona Courtney (Imperial College London)H-Index: 3
#2A. M. HowellH-Index: 3
Last. Christos Kontovounisios (Imperial College London)H-Index: 16
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Abstract Introduction COVID-19 has had an impact on the provision of colorectal cancer care. The aim of the CRC COVID study is to describe the changes in colorectal cancer services in the UK and USA in response to the pandemic and to understand the long-term impact. Methods and analysis This study comprises 4 phases. Phase 1 is a survey of colorectal units that aims to evaluate adherences and deviations from the best practice guidelines during the COVID-19 pandemic. Phase 2 is a monthly prospect...
#1Alona Courtney (Imperial College London)H-Index: 3
#2Rachel O'Connell (The Royal Marsden NHS Foundation Trust)H-Index: 9
Last. RV DaveH-Index: 1
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Abstract Introduction Approximately 55000 women in the United Kingdom are diagnosed with new breast cancer annually. Since emerging in December 2019, SARS-CoV-2 (coronavirus disease 2019, COVID-19) has become a global pandemic, affecting healthcare delivery worldwide. In response to the pandemic, multiple guidelines were issued to assist with rationalising breast cancer care. The primary aim of the B-MaP-C study is to audit and describe breast cancer management of patients newly diagnosed with b...
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#2Alona Courtney (Imperial College London)H-Index: 3
#3A. M. HowellH-Index: 3
Last. Paris P. TekkisH-Index: 2
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#1Alona CourtneyH-Index: 3
Last. Daniel LeffH-Index: 26
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