Dr Fiona Mcgill

Clinical Infection, Microbiology and Immunology

    Publications

    2018

    A pragmatic cluster randomised controlled trial of a tailored intervention to improve the initial management of suspected encephalitis (Journal article)

    Backman, R., Foy, R., Diggle, P. J., Kneen, R., Easton, A., Defres, S., . . . Comm, E. N. C. E. P. H. U. K. P. S. (2018). A pragmatic cluster randomised controlled trial of a tailored intervention to improve the initial management of suspected encephalitis. PLOS ONE, 13(12). doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0202257

    DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0202257

    Comment on CME Infectious diseases Response (Journal article)

    Ellul, M., Griffiths, M., McGill, F., & Solomon, T. (2018). Comment on CME Infectious diseases Response. CLINICAL MEDICINE, 18(3), 269-270. doi:10.7861/clinmedicine.18-3-269a

    DOI: 10.7861/clinmedicine.18-3-269a

    Comment on CME Infectious diseases. (Other)

    Birley, H. D. (2018). Comment on CME Infectious diseases.. In Clinical medicine (London, England) (Vol. 18, Iss. 3, pp. 269). [Print]. doi:10.7861/clinmedicine.18-3-269

    DOI: 10.7861/clinmedicine.18-3-269

    High Viral Diversity and Mixed Infections in Cerebral Spinal Fluid From Cases of Varicella Zoster Virus Encephalitis (Journal article)

    Depledge, D. P., Cudini, J., Kundu, S., Atkinson, C., Brown, J. R., Haque, T., . . . Breuer, J. (2018). High Viral Diversity and Mixed Infections in Cerebral Spinal Fluid From Cases of Varicella Zoster Virus Encephalitis. JOURNAL OF INFECTIOUS DISEASES, 218(10), 1592-1601. doi:10.1093/infdis/jiy358

    DOI: 10.1093/infdis/jiy358

    Importance of CSF lactate concentration in the diagnosis of acute bacterial meningitis Response (Journal article)

    Griffiths, M. J., Mcgill, F., & Solomon, T. (2018). Importance of CSF lactate concentration in the diagnosis of acute bacterial meningitis Response. CLINICAL MEDICINE, 18(4), 352. Retrieved from http://gateway.webofknowledge.com/

    Incidence, aetiology, and sequelae of viral meningitis in UK adults: a multicentre prospective observational cohort study (Journal article)

    McGill, F., Griffiths, M. J., Bonnett, L. J., Geretti, A. M., Michael, B. D., Beeching, N. J., . . . Investigators, U. K. M. S. (2018). Incidence, aetiology, and sequelae of viral meningitis in UK adults: a multicentre prospective observational cohort study. LANCET INFECTIOUS DISEASES, 18(9), 992-1003. doi:10.1016/S1473-3099(18)30245-7

    DOI: 10.1016/S1473-3099(18)30245-7

    Management of acute meningitis (Journal article)

    Griffiths, M. J., McGill, F., & Solomon, T. (2018). Management of acute meningitis. CLINICAL MEDICINE, 18(2), 164-169. doi:10.7861/clinmedicine.18-2-164

    DOI: 10.7861/clinmedicine.18-2-164

    Response. (Journal article)

    Griffiths, M. J., McGill, F., & Solomon, T. (2018). Response.. Clinical medicine (London, England), 18(4), 352. doi:10.7861/clinmedicine.18-4-352

    DOI: 10.7861/clinmedicine.18-4-352

    2017

    Acute bacterial meningitis in adults Reply (Journal article)

    McGill, F., & Solomon, T. (2017). Acute bacterial meningitis in adults Reply. LANCET, 389(10079), 1610. doi:10.1016/S0140-6736(17)31021-8

    DOI: 10.1016/S0140-6736(17)31021-8

    INCIDENCE AND HEALTHCARE COSTS OF VIRAL MENINGITIS IN ADULTS - A MULTICENTRE PROSPECTIVE OBSERVATIONAL STUDY IN ENGLAND (Conference Paper)

    McGill, F., Griffiths, M. J., Bonnett, L., Martin, A., Geretti, A. M., Michael, B. D., . . . Investigators, U. K. M. S. (2017). INCIDENCE AND HEALTHCARE COSTS OF VIRAL MENINGITIS IN ADULTS - A MULTICENTRE PROSPECTIVE OBSERVATIONAL STUDY IN ENGLAND. In JOURNAL OF NEUROLOGY NEUROSURGERY AND PSYCHIATRY Vol. 88 (pp. A73). doi:10.1136/jnnp-2017-ABN.253

    DOI: 10.1136/jnnp-2017-ABN.253

    Improving the Diagnosis of Meningitis in UK Adults (Thesis / Dissertation)

    McGill, F. J. (2017, February 12). Improving the Diagnosis of Meningitis in UK Adults.

    NEUROPSYCHOLOGICAL SEQUELAE OF VIRAL MENINGITIS (Conference Paper)

    Adan, G., Griffiths, M., Bonnett, L., Miller, A., Geretti, A. M., Michael, B., . . . Solomon, T. (2017). NEUROPSYCHOLOGICAL SEQUELAE OF VIRAL MENINGITIS. In JOURNAL OF NEUROLOGY NEUROSURGERY AND PSYCHIATRY Vol. 88 (pp. A68). doi:10.1136/jnnp-2017-ABN.235

    DOI: 10.1136/jnnp-2017-ABN.235

    Viral meningitis: current issues in diagnosis and treatment (Journal article)

    McGill, F., Griffiths, M. J., & Solomon, T. (2017). Viral meningitis: current issues in diagnosis and treatment. CURRENT OPINION IN INFECTIOUS DISEASES, 30(2), 248-256. doi:10.1097/QCO.0000000000000355

    DOI: 10.1097/QCO.0000000000000355

    2016

    A comparison of HMGB1 concentrations between cerebrospinal fluid and blood in patients with neurological disease (Journal article)

    Walker, L. E., Griffiths, M. J., McGill, F., Lewthwaite, P., Sills, G. J., Jorgensen, A., . . . Pirmohamed, M. (2017). A comparison of HMGB1 concentrations between cerebrospinal fluid and blood in patients with neurological disease. BIOMARKERS, 22(7), 635-642. doi:10.1080/1354750X.2016.1265003

    DOI: 10.1080/1354750X.2016.1265003

    Acute bacterial meningitis in adults (Journal article)

    McGill, F., Heyderman, R. S., Panagiotou, S., Tunkel, A. R., & Solomon, T. (2016). Acute bacterial meningitis in adults. LANCET, 388(10063), 3036-3047. doi:10.1016/S0140-6736(16)30654-7

    DOI: 10.1016/S0140-6736(16)30654-7

    Have a high index of suspicion for meningitis in adults. (Journal article)

    Gaillemin, O., & McGill, F. (2016). Have a high index of suspicion for meningitis in adults.. The Practitioner, 260(1795), 25-30.

    Re: Moxifloxacin should not be discounted in the treatment of bacterial meningitis (Journal article)

    McGill, F., Heyderman, R. S., & Solomon, T. (2016). Re: Moxifloxacin should not be discounted in the treatment of bacterial meningitis. JOURNAL OF INFECTION, 73(2), 174-175. doi:10.1016/j.jinf.2016.05.005

    DOI: 10.1016/j.jinf.2016.05.005

    The UK joint specialist societies guideline on the diagnosis and management of acute meningitis and meningococcal sepsis in immunocompetent Adults (vol 72, pg 405, 2016) (Journal article)

    McGill, F., Heyderman, R. S., Michael, B. D., Defres, S., Beeching, N. J., Borrow, R., . . . Fdn, M. R. (2016). The UK joint specialist societies guideline on the diagnosis and management of acute meningitis and meningococcal sepsis in immunocompetent Adults (vol 72, pg 405, 2016). JOURNAL OF INFECTION, 72(6), 768-769. doi:10.1016/j.jinf.2016.04.001

    DOI: 10.1016/j.jinf.2016.04.001

    The UK joint specialist societies guideline on the diagnosis and management of acute meningitis and meningococcal sepsis in immunocompetent adults (Journal article)

    McGill, F., Heyderman, R. S., Michael, B. D., Defres, S., Beeching, N. J., Borrow, R., . . . Fdn, M. R. (2016). The UK joint specialist societies guideline on the diagnosis and management of acute meningitis and meningococcal sepsis in immunocompetent adults. JOURNAL OF INFECTION, 72(4), 405-438. doi:10.1016/j.jinf.2016.01.007

    DOI: 10.1016/j.jinf.2016.01.007

    2015

    A Survey of UK Healthcare Workers' Attitudes on Volunteering to Help with the Ebola Outbreak in West Africa (Journal article)

    Turtle, L., McGill, F., Bettridge, J., Matata, C., Christley, R., & Solomon, T. (2015). A Survey of UK Healthcare Workers' Attitudes on Volunteering to Help with the Ebola Outbreak in West Africa. PLOS ONE, 10(3). doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0120013

    DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0120013

    2014

    EBOLA CRISIS What stops healthcare workers volunteering to fight Ebola in west Africa? (Journal article)

    Solomon, T., Turtle, L., McGill, F., Matata, C., & Christley, R. (2014). EBOLA CRISIS What stops healthcare workers volunteering to fight Ebola in west Africa?. BMJ-BRITISH MEDICAL JOURNAL, 349. doi:10.1136/bmj.g6443

    DOI: 10.1136/bmj.g6443

    2013

    Unselected brain imaging in patients with suspected central nervous system infections delays the diagnostic lumbar puncture and can increase duration of hospitalisation and may increase antibiotic costs- A pilot study (Journal article)

    Michael, B. D., Jeacocke, P., Varatharaj, A., Backman, R., McGill, F., Kneen, R., . . . Solomon, T. (2013). Unselected brain imaging in patients with suspected central nervous system infections delays the diagnostic lumbar puncture and can increase duration of hospitalisation and may increase antibiotic costs- A pilot study. Abstract Journal of Neurological Science.

    2000

    Unselected brain imaging in suspected meningitis delays lumbar puncture, can prolong hospitalisation and may increase antibiotic costs - a pilot study (Journal article)

    Michael, B., Jeacocke, P., Varatharaj, A., Backman, R., McGill, F., Kneen, R., . . . Solomon, T. (2000). Unselected brain imaging in suspected meningitis delays lumbarpuncture, can prolong hospitalisation and may increase antibioticcosts - a pilot study.