Dr Jen Burr

Dr Jen Burr
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I graduated in medicine from the University of Birmingham, subsequently specialised in ophthalmology. In 2002, following an MSc in epidemiology and statistics from the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, I moved to an academic post in the Health Services Research Unit, University of Aberdeen and subsequently to the Univeristy of St Andrews.

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Research Overview from research@st-andrews

I graduated in medicine from the University of Birmingham and subsequently specialised in ophthalmology and applied clinical research.  I lead  a portfolio of clinical research into effective and efficient models for eye care, using a variety of methods including qualitative, evidence synthesis, economic modelling, and clinical trials. 


Recent publications listed in research@st-andrews
25 (of 82 published available) for jmb28 (source: University of St Andrews PURE)
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Barriers to and enablers of diabetic retinopathy screening attendance E. Graham-Rowe, F. Lorencatto, J. G. Lawrenson, Jennifer Margaret Burr, J. M. Grimshaw, N. M. Ivers, J. Presseau, L. Vale, T. Peto, C. Bunce, J. J Francis
Diabetic Medicine 2018 vol.35 pp.1308-1319
Clear lens extraction for the management of primary angle closure glaucoma Alexander C. Day, David Cooper, Jennifer Margaret Burr, Paul J. Foster, David S. Friedman, Gus Gazzard, Jemaima Che-Hamzah, Tin Aung, Craig R. Ramsay, Augusto Azuara-Blanco
British Journal of Ophthalmology 2018 vol.102 pp.1658-1662
Diagnostic accuracy of optical coherence tomography for diagnosing glaucoma Gianni Virgili, Manuele Michelessi, Jonathan Cook, Charles Boachie, Jennifer Margaret Burr, Katie Banister, David F. Garway-Heath, Rupert R. A. Bourne, Almudena Asorey Garcia, Craig R. Ramsay, Augusto Azuara-Blanco
British Journal of Ophthalmology 2018 vol.102 pp.604-610
Incidence of idiopathic intracranial hypertension in Fife Colin Goudie, Jennifer Margaret Burr, Andrew Blaikie
Scottish Medical Journal  vol.OnlineFirst 
Interventions to increase attendance for diabetic retinopathy screening John G. Lawrenson, Ella Graham-Rowe, Fabiana Lorencatto, Jennifer Margaret Burr, Catey Bunce, Jillian J. Francis, Patricia Aluko, Stephen Rice, Luke Vale, Tunde Peto, Justin Presseau, Noah Ivers, Jeremy M. Grimshaw
Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2018 
Treatment of Advanced Glaucoma Study Anthony J. King, Gordon Fernie, Augusto Azuara-Blanco, Jennifer Margaret Burr, Ted Garway-Heath, John M. Sparrow, Luke Vale, Jemma Hudson, Graeme MacLennan, Alison McDonald, Keith Barton, John Norrie
British Journal of Ophthalmology 2018 vol.102 pp.922-928
What works to increase attendance for diabetic retinopathy screening? An evidence synthesis and economic analysis John G Lawrenson, Ella Graham-Rowe, Fabiana Lorencatto, Stephen Rice, Catey Bunce, Jill J Francis, Jennifer Margaret Burr, Patricia Aluko, Luke Vale, Tunde Peto, Justin Presseau, Noah M Ivers, Jeremy M Grimshaw
Health Technology Assessment 2018 vol.22 
Broadening the valuation space in health technology assessment R. Hernandez, L. Vale, Martin Denis Ryan, Jennifer Margaret Burr
Value in Health 2017 vol.20 pp.A736-A736
Early lens extraction with intraocular lens implantation for the treatment of primary angle closure glaucoma Mehdi Javanbakht, Augusto Azuara-Blanco, Jennifer Margaret Burr, Craig Ramsay, David Cooper, Claire Cochrane, John Norrie, Graham Scotland
BMJ Open 2017 vol.7 
Glaucoma and intraocular pressure in EPIC-Norfolk Eye Study Michelle P. Y. Chan, David C. Broadway, Anthony P. Khawaja, Jennifer L. Y. Yip, David F Garway-Heath, Jennifer Margaret Burr, Robert Luben, Shabina Hayat, Nichola Dalzell, Kay-Tee Khaw, Paul J. Foster
British Medical Journal 2017 vol.358 
Automated imaging technologies for the diagnosis of glaucoma A Azuara-Blanco, Katie Banister, Charles Boachie, Peter McMeekin, Joanne Gray, Jennifer Margaret Burr, Rupert Bourne, David Garway-Heath, Mark Batterbury, R. Hernández, Gladys McPherson, C.R. Ramsay, Jonathan Cook
Health Technology Assessment 2016 vol.20 
Barriers and enablers to diabetic retinopathy screening attendance: protocol for a systematic review Ella Graham-Rowe, Fabiana Lorencatto, John G. Lawrenson, Jennifer Margaret Burr, Jeremy M. Grimshaw, Noah M. Ivers, Tunde Peto, Catey Bunce, Jill J. Francis,
Systematic Reviews 2016 vol.5 
Can automated imaging for optic disc and retinal nerve fiber layer analysis aid glaucoma detection? Katie Banister, Charles Boachie, Rupert Bourne, Jonathan Cook, Jennifer Margaret Burr, Craig Ramsay, David Garway-Heath, Joanne Gray, Peter McMeekin, Rodolfo Hernandez, A Azuara-Blanco
Ophthalmology 2016 vol.123 pp.930-938
Effectiveness of early lens extraction for the treatment of primary angle-closure glaucoma (EAGLE): a randomised controlled trial A Azuara-Blanco, Jennifer Margaret Burr, Craig Ramsay, David Cooper, Paul J. Foster, David S. Friedman, Graham Scotland, Mehdi Javanbakht, Claire Cochrane, John Norrie,
Lancet 2016 vol.388 pp.1389-1397
Monitoring ocular hypertension, how much and how often? A cost-effectiveness perspective R Hernández, Jennifer Margaret Burr, L Vale, A Azuara-Blanco, JA Cook, K Banister, A Tuulonen, Mandy Ryan,
British Journal of Ophthalmology 2016 vol.100 pp.1263-1268
Clinical effectiveness and cost-effectiveness of foam sclerotherapy, endovenous laser ablation and surgery for varicose veins J. Brittenden, S.C. Cotton, A. Elders, E. Tassie, G. Scotland, C.R. Ramsay, J. Norrie, Jennifer Margaret Burr, J. Francis, S. Wileman, B. Campbell, P. Bachoo, I. Chetter, M. Gough, J. Earnshaw, T. Lees, J. Scott, S.A. Baker, G. MacLennan, M. Prior, D. Bolsover, M.K. Campbell
Health Technology Assessment 2015 vol.19 pp.1-341
Glaucoma-service provision in Scotland Andreas Syrogiannis, Alan P. Rotchford, Pankaj Kumar Agarwal, Manjula Kumarasamy, Donald Montgomery, Jennifer Margaret Burr, Roshini Sanders
Clinical Ophthalmology 2015 vol.9 pp.1835-1843
Medical expulsive therapy in adults with ureteric colic Robert Pickard, Kathryn Starr, Graeme MacLennan, Thomas Lam, Ruth Thomas, Jennifer Margaret Burr, Gladys McPherson, Alison McDonald, Kenneth Anson, James N'Dow, Neil Burgess, Terry Clark, Mary Kilonzo, Katie Gillies, Kirsty Shearer, Charles Boachie, Sarah Cameron, John Norrie, Samuel McClinton
Lancet 2015 
Optical coherence tomography for the monitoring of neovascular age-related macular degeneration Mayret M Castillo, Graham Mowatt, Andrew Elders, Noemi Lois, Cynthia Fraser, Rodolfo Hernández, Winfried Amoaku, Jennifer Margaret Burr, Andrew Lotery, Craig R Ramsay, A Azuara-Blanco
Ophthalmology 2015 vol.122 pp.399-406
Randomised, single-masked non-inferiority trial of femtosecond laser-assisted versus manual phacoemulsification cataract surgery for adults with visually significant cataract Alexander C. Day, Jennifer Margaret Burr, Catey Bunce, Caroline J. Doré, Yvonne Sylvestre, Richard P. L. Wormald, Jeff Round, Victoria McCudden, Gary Rubin, Mark R. Wilkins,
BMJ Open 2015 vol.5 pp.1-9
Re Coster et al.: A comparison of lamellar and penetrating keratoplasty outcomes: a registry study (Ophthalmology 2014;121:979-87) John E A Somner, Simon Hardman-Lea, Rupert Bourne, Jennifer Margaret Burr, Peter Shah
Ophthalmology 2015 vol.122 pp.e9-e10
Single port/incision laparoscopic surgery compared with standard three-port laparoscopic surgery for appendicectomy Irfan Ahmed, Jennifer Margaret Burr, M. Castillo, Diane Collins, Jonathan Cook, Marion Campbell, Anne Duncan, Anu Joyson, Zygmunt H. Krukowski, Momin Malik, Kirsty Mccormack, Alison McDonald, Graeme MacLennan, Gladys McPherson, Christiane Pflanz-Sinclair, C.R. Ramsay
Surgical Endoscopy 2015 vol.29 pp.77-85
Use of drug therapy in the management of symptomatic ureteric stones in hospitalised adults Robert Pickard, Kathryn Starr, Graeme MacLennan, Mary Kilonzo, Thomas Lam, Ruth Selina Thomas, Jennifer Margaret Burr, John Norrie, Gladys McPherson, Alison McDonald, Kirsty Shearer, Katie Gillies, Kenneth Anson, Charles Boachie, James N’Dow, Neil Burgess, Terry Clark, Sarah Cameron, Samuel McClinton
Health Technology Assessment 2015 vol.19 pp.7-171
A randomized trial comparing treatments for varicose veins Julie Brittenden, Seonaidh C Cotton, Andrew Elders, Craig R Ramsay, John Norrie, Jennifer Margaret Burr, Bruce Campbell, Paul Bachoo, Ian Chetter, Michael Gough, Jonothan Earnshaw, Tim Lees, Julian Scott, Sara A Baker, Jill Francis, Emma Tassie, Graham Scotland, Samantha Wileman, Marion K Campbell
New England Journal of Medicine 2014 vol.371 pp.1218-1227
An introduction to patient-reported outcome measures in ophthalmic research A K Denniston, D Kyte, M Calvert, Jennifer Margaret Burr
Eye (London, England) 2014 vol.28 pp.637-45