Christopher Sutton

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BACKGROUND The active practice of task-specific motor activities is a component of current approaches to stroke rehabilitation. OBJECTIVES To determine if repetitive task training after stroke improves global, upper or lower limb function, and if treatment effects are dependent on the amount, type or timing of practice. SEARCH STRATEGY We searched the(More)
In this paper, we describe current efforts towards interlinking music-related datasets on the Web. We first explain some initial interlinking experiences, and the poor results obtained by taking a näıve approach. We then detail a particular interlinking algorithm, taking into account both the similarities of web resources and of their neighbours. We detail(More)
OBJECTIVE To assess the efficacy of laser laparoscopic surgery in the treatment of pain associated with minimal, mild, and moderate endometriosis. DESIGN A prospective, randomized, double-blind, and controlled clinical study. SETTING Royal Surrey County Hospital, Guildford, United Kingdom, a referral center for the laser laparoscopic treatment of(More)
OBJECTIVES Psychological factors may be important in the assessment and management of ankylosing spondylitis (AS). Our primary objective was to describe associations between disease and psychological status in AS, using AS-specific assessment tools and questionnaires. Our secondary objectives were to identify patient subgroups based on such associations and(More)
OBJECTIVE To document the changes in pain scores 3-12 months following ablative laparoscopic surgery. Secondary outcome measures included patient satisfaction scores. DESIGN A prospective, cohort study. SETTING A tertiary referral center for the treatment of endometriosis. PATIENT(S) Seventy-three consecutive women with stage III-IV endometriosis and(More)
A survey was made of the prevalence, diagnosis and treatment of dermatological conditions in small animals in general practice in the UK. Out of 3707 small animal consultations in general practice that were observed and recorded, 795 (21.4 per cent) involved animals that had a dermatological problem. In dogs and exotic species, pruritus was the most common(More)
BACKGROUND Disease activity measurement is a key component of rheumatoid arthritis (RA) management. Biomarkers that capture the complex and heterogeneous biology of RA have the potential to complement clinical disease activity assessment. OBJECTIVES To develop a multi-biomarker disease activity (MBDA) test for rheumatoid arthritis. METHODS Candidate(More)
BACKGROUND In this prospective, cohort study we present the cumulative pregnancy rate following ablative laparoscopic surgery in patients with endometriomas. METHODS The cyst was mobilized, fenestrated, and the capsule treated with the potassium-titanyl-phosphate (KTP) laser or bipolar diathermy. Pre- and post-operative transvaginal ultrasound scans were(More)
STUDY OBJECTIVE To determine long-term success and complication rates of transcervical resection of endometrium (TCRE) for menorrhagia. DESIGN Retrospective audit of a continuous case series with a minimum of 2 and a maximum of 5 years' follow-up (Canadian Task Force classification II-2). SETTING District general hospital and tertiary referral center(More)
BACKGROUND Urinary incontinence can affect 40-60% of people admitted to hospital after a stroke, with 25% still having problems on hospital discharge and 15% remaining incontinent at one year. OBJECTIVES To determine the optimal methods for treatment of urinary incontinence after stroke in adults. SEARCH STRATEGY We searched the Cochrane Incontinence(More)