Dr Sarah Donegan

Biostatistics

    Publications

    2019

    Interventions to prevent spontaneous preterm birth in high-risk women with singleton pregnancy: A systematic review and network meta-analysis (Journal article)

    Medley, N., Donegan, S., Nevitt, S. J., Goodfellow, L., Hampson, L., Caldwell, D. M., . . . Alfirevic, Z. (2019). Interventions to prevent spontaneous preterm birth in high-risk women with singleton pregnancy: A systematic review and network meta-analysis. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews, 2019(10). doi:10.1002/14651858.CD013455.

    DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD013455.

    Public health deworming programmes for soil-transmitted helminths in children living in endemic areas (Journal article)

    Taylor-Robinson, D. C., Maayan, N., Donegan, S., Chaplin, M., & Garner, P. (2019). Public health deworming programmes for soil-transmitted helminths in children living in endemic areas. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews, 2019(9). doi:10.1002/14651858.CD000371.pub7.

    DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD000371.pub7.

    Public health deworming programmes for soil‐transmitted helminths in children living in endemic areas (Journal article)

    Taylor-Robinson, D. C. (2019). Public health deworming programmes for soil‐transmitted helminths in children living in endemic areas. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews. doi:10.1002/14651858.CD000371.pub7

    DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD000371.pub7

    Assessing the consistency assumptions underlying network meta-regression using aggregate data (Journal article)

    Donegan, S., Dias, S., & Welton, N. J. (2019). Assessing the consistency assumptions underlying network meta-regression using aggregate data. RESEARCH SYNTHESIS METHODS, 10(2), 207-224. doi:10.1002/jrsm.1327

    DOI: 10.1002/jrsm.1327

    2018

    Interpretation of subgroup analyses in systematic reviews: A tutorial (Journal article)

    Richardson, M., Garner, P., & Donegan, S. (2018). Interpretation of subgroup analyses in systematic reviews: A tutorial. Clinical Epidemiology and Global Health. doi:10.1016/j.cegh.2018.05.005

    DOI: 10.1016/j.cegh.2018.05.005

    Graphs of study contributions and covariate distributions for network meta-regression (Journal article)

    Donegan, S., Dias, S., Tudur-Smith, C., Marinho, V., & Welton, N. J. (2018). Graphs of study contributions and covariate distributions for network meta-regression. RESEARCH SYNTHESIS METHODS, 9(2), 243-260. doi:10.1002/jrsm.1292

    DOI: 10.1002/jrsm.1292

    2017

    Network meta-analysis including treatment by covariate interactions: Consistency can vary across covariate values (Journal article)

    Donegan, S., Welton, N. J., Smith, C. T., D'Alessandro, U., & Dias, S. (2017). Network meta-analysis including treatment by covariate interactions: Consistency can vary across covariate values. RESEARCH SYNTHESIS METHODS, 8(4), 485-495. doi:10.1002/jrsm.1257

    DOI: 10.1002/jrsm.1257

    2016

    Is Dengue Vector Control Deficient in Effectiveness or Evidence?: Systematic Review and Meta-analysis (Journal article)

    Bowman, L. R., Donegan, S., & McCall, P. J. (2016). Is Dengue Vector Control Deficient in Effectiveness or Evidence?: Systematic Review and Meta-analysis. PLOS ONE, 11(3). doi:10.1371/journal.pntd.0004551

    DOI: 10.1371/journal.pntd.0004551

    Is Dengue Vector Control Deficient in Effectiveness or Evidence?: Systematic Review and Meta-analysis (Journal article)

    Bowman, L. R., Donegan, S., & McCall, P. J. (2016). Is Dengue Vector Control Deficient in Effectiveness or Evidence?: Systematic Review and Meta-analysis. PLOS NEGLECTED TROPICAL DISEASES, 10(3). doi:10.1371/journal.pntd.0004551

    DOI: 10.1371/journal.pntd.0004551

    Cluster Randomised Trials in Cochrane Reviews: Evaluation of Methodological and Reporting Practice (Journal article)

    Richardson, M., Garner, P., & Donegan, S. (2016). Cluster Randomised Trials in Cochrane Reviews: Evaluation of Methodological and Reporting Practice. PLOS ONE, 11(3). doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0151818

    DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0151818

    2015

    A systematic review of placebo-controlled trials of topiramate: How useful is a multiple-indications review for evaluating the adverse events of an antiepileptic drug? (Journal article)

    Donegan, S., Dixon, P., Hemming, K., Tudur-Smith, C., & Marson, A. (2015). A systematic review of placebo-controlled trials of topiramate: How useful is a multiple-indications review for evaluating the adverse events of an antiepileptic drug?. EPILEPSIA, 56(12), 1910-1920. doi:10.1111/epi.13209

    DOI: 10.1111/epi.13209

    Deworming drugs for soil-transmitted intestinal worms in children: effects on nutritional indicators, haemoglobin and school performance. (Journal article)

    Taylor-Robinson, D. C., Maayan, N., Soares-Weiser, K., Donegan, S., & Garner, P. (2012). Deworming drugs for soil-transmitted intestinal worms in children: effects on nutritional indicators, haemoglobin and school performance.. The Cochrane database of systematic reviews, (7), CD000371. doi:10.1002/14651858.cd000371.pub4

    DOI: 10.1002/14651858.cd000371.pub4

    Exploring Treatment by Covariate Interactions Using Subgroup Analysis and Meta-Regression in Cochrane Reviews: A Review of Recent Practice (Journal article)

    Donegan, S., Williams, L., Dias, S., Tudur-Smith, C., & Welton, N. (2015). Exploring Treatment by Covariate Interactions Using Subgroup Analysis and Meta-Regression in Cochrane Reviews: A Review of Recent Practice. PLOS ONE, 10(6). doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0128804

    DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0128804

    2014

    The Impact of Pyrethroid Resistance on the Efficacy of Insecticide-Treated Bed Nets against African Anopheline Mosquitoes: Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis (Journal article)

    Strode, C., Donegan, S., Garner, P., Enayati, A. A., & Hemingway, J. (2014). The Impact of Pyrethroid Resistance on the Efficacy of Insecticide-Treated Bed Nets against African Anopheline Mosquitoes: Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis. PLOS MEDICINE, 11(3). doi:10.1371/journal.pmed.1001619

    DOI: 10.1371/journal.pmed.1001619

    Dihydroartemisinin-piperaquine for treating uncomplicated Plasmodium falciparum malaria (Journal article)

    Zani, B., Gathu, M., Donegan, S., Olliaro, P. L., & Sinclair, D. (2014). Dihydroartemisinin-piperaquine for treating uncomplicated Plasmodium falciparum malaria. COCHRANE DATABASE OF SYSTEMATIC REVIEWS, (1). doi:10.1002/14651858.CD010927

    DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD010927

    Rapid diagnostic tests for diagnosing uncomplicated non-falciparum or Plasmodium vivax malaria in endemic countries (Journal article)

    Abba, K., Kirkham, A. J., Olliaro, P. L., Deeks, J. J., Donegan, S., Garner, P., & Takwoingi, Y. (2014). Rapid diagnostic tests for diagnosing uncomplicated non-falciparum or Plasmodium vivax malaria in endemic countries. COCHRANE DATABASE OF SYSTEMATIC REVIEWS, (12). doi:10.1002/14651858.CD011431

    DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD011431

    Rapid diagnostic tests versus clinical diagnosis for managing people with fever in malaria endemic settings (Journal article)

    Odaga, J., Sinclair, D., Lokong, J. A., Donegan, S., Hopkins, H., & Garner, P. (2014). Rapid diagnostic tests versus clinical diagnosis for managing people with fever in malaria endemic settings. COCHRANE DATABASE OF SYSTEMATIC REVIEWS, (4). doi:10.1002/14651858.CD008998.pub2

    DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD008998.pub2

    The diagnostic accuracy of the GenoType (R) MTBDRsl assay for the detection of resistance to second-line anti-tuberculosis drugs (Journal article)

    Theron, G., Peter, J., Richardson, M., Barnard, M., Donegan, S., Warren, R., . . . Dheda, K. (2014). The diagnostic accuracy of the GenoType (R) MTBDRsl assay for the detection of resistance to second-line anti-tuberculosis drugs. COCHRANE DATABASE OF SYSTEMATIC REVIEWS, (10). doi:10.1002/14651858.CD010705.pub2

    DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD010705.pub2

    Treatment outcome after failure of a first antiepileptic drug (Journal article)

    Bonnett, L. J., Smith, C. T., Donegan, S., & Marson, A. G. (2014). Treatment outcome after failure of a first antiepileptic drug. NEUROLOGY, 83(6), 552-560. doi:10.1212/WNL.0000000000000673

    DOI: 10.1212/WNL.0000000000000673

    2013

    Drugs for treating Schistosoma mansoni infection. (Journal article)

    Danso-Appiah, A., Olliaro, P. L., Donegan, S., & al, E. (2013). Drugs for treating Schistosoma mansoni infection.. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews.

    2012

    Artesunate versus quinine for treating severe malaria (Journal article)

    Sinclair, D., Donegan, S., Isba, R., & Lalloo, D. G. (2012). Artesunate versus quinine for treating severe malaria. COCHRANE DATABASE OF SYSTEMATIC REVIEWS, (6). doi:10.1002/14651858.CD005967.pub4

    DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD005967.pub4

    Assessing the consistency assumption by exploring treatment by covariate interactions in mixed treatment comparison meta-analysis: individual patient-level covariates versus aggregate trial-level covariates (Journal article)

    Donegan, S., Williamson, P., D'Alessandro, U., & Smith, C. T. (2012). Assessing the consistency assumption by exploring treatment by covariate interactions in mixed treatment comparison meta-analysis: individual patient-level covariates versus aggregate trial-level covariates. STATISTICS IN MEDICINE, 31(29), 3840-3857. doi:10.1002/sim.5470

    DOI: 10.1002/sim.5470

    Cochrane Column / Rapid diagnostic tests can extend access of diagnostic services for uncomplicated Plasmodium falciparum malaria / Commentary: Rapid diagnostic tests for diagnosing uncomplicated Plasmodium falciparum malaria in endemic countries (Review) / Approach to conducting Cochrane Diagnostic Test Accuracy Reviews. (Journal article)

    Young, T., Abba, K., Deeks, J. J., & al, E. (2012). Cochrane Column / Rapid diagnostic tests can extend access of diagnostic services for uncomplicated Plasmodium falciparum malaria / Commentary: Rapid diagnostic tests for diagnosing uncomplicated Plasmodium falciparum malaria in endemic countries (Review) / Approach to conducting Cochrane Diagnostic Test Accuracy Reviews.. International Journal of Epidemiology.

    Combining individual patient data and aggregate data in mixed treatment comparison meta-analysis: Individual patient data may be beneficial if only for a subset of trials (Journal article)

    Donegan, S., Williamson, P., D'Alessandro, U., Garner, P., & Smith, C. T. (2013). Combining individual patient data and aggregate data in mixed treatment comparison meta-analysis: Individual patient data may be beneficial if only for a subset of trials. STATISTICS IN MEDICINE, 32(6), 914-930. doi:10.1002/sim.5584

    DOI: 10.1002/sim.5584

    Combining individual patient data and aggregate data in mixed treatment comparison meta-analysis: individual patient data may be beneficial if only for a subset of trials. (Journal article)

    Donegan, S., Williamson, P., D'Alessandro, U., & Tudur-Smith, C. (2012). Combining individual patient data and aggregate data in mixed treatment comparison meta-analysis: individual patient data may be beneficial if only for a subset of trials.. Statistics in Medicine.

    Deworming drugs for soil-transmitted intestinal worms in children: effects on nutritional indicators, haemoglobin, and school performance (Journal article)

    Taylor-Robinson, D. C., Maayan, N., Soares-Weiser, K., Donegan, S., & Garner, P. (2015). Deworming drugs for soil-transmitted intestinal worms in children: effects on nutritional indicators, haemoglobin, and school performance. COCHRANE DATABASE OF SYSTEMATIC REVIEWS, (7). doi:10.1002/14651858.CD000371.pub6

    DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD000371.pub6

    2010

    Abatacept for the treatment of rheumatoid arthritis (Journal article)

    Hockenhull, J., Boland, A., Bagust, A., Dundar, Y., Fleeman, N., Kennedy, T., . . . Dickson, R. (2010). Abatacept for the treatment of rheumatoid arthritis. Health Technology Assessment. Retrieved from http://www.hta.ac.uk/project/1648.asp

    Indirect Comparisons: A Review of Reporting and Methodological Quality (Journal article)

    Donegan, S., Williamson, P., Gamble, C., & Tudur-Smith, C. (2010). Indirect Comparisons: A Review of Reporting and Methodological Quality. PLOS ONE, 5(11). doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0011054

    DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0011054

    2009

    An encouraging assessment of methods to inform priorities for updating systematic reviews (Journal article)

    Sutton, A. J., Donegan, S., Takwoingi, Y., Garner, P., Gamble, C., & Donald, A. (2009). An encouraging assessment of methods to inform priorities for updating systematic reviews. JOURNAL OF CLINICAL EPIDEMIOLOGY, 62(3), 241-251. doi:10.1016/j.jclinepi.2008.04.005

    DOI: 10.1016/j.jclinepi.2008.04.005

    Vaccines for preventing anthrax (Journal article)

    Donegan, S., Bellamy, R., & Gamble, C. L. (2009). Vaccines for preventing anthrax. COCHRANE DATABASE OF SYSTEMATIC REVIEWS, (2). doi:10.1002/14651858.CD006403.pub2

    DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD006403.pub2