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NML Staff Publications and Presentations: Publications


Kieu, A., Govender, R. D., Östlundh, L., & King, J. (2021). Benefits of the addition of continuous or flash glucose monitoring versus standard practice using self-monitored blood glucose and haemoglobin A1c in the primary care of diabetes mellitus: a systematic review protocol. BMJ open, 11(8), e050027.DOI:10.1136/bmjopen-2021-050027

Selvaraj,S.,  Arora,T., Casameni Montiel, T., Grey, I., Alfraih,H.,  Fadipe, M., Suchting, R., Savitz, R., Sanner Beauchamp, J.E. & Östlundh, L. (2021). Early screening for post-stroke depression, and the effect on functional outcomes, quality of life and mortality: a protocol for a systematic review and meta-analysis. BMJ Open,11:e050451. DOI:10.1136/bmjopen-2021-050451

Al-Bluwi, G., S., Al Nababteh, A.G., Östlundh, L., Al- Shamsi, S. & Al-Rifai, R. (2021). Prevalence of Celiac Disease in Patients with Turner Syndrome: Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis. In press: Frontiers in Medicine. DOI: 10.3389/fmed.2021.674896

Khan, M., Menon, P., Govender, R., Samra, A., Nauman, J., Östlundh, L., . . . Al Kaabi, J. (2021). Systematic review of the effects of pandemic confinements on body weight and their determinants. British Journal of Nutrition, 1-74. DOI:10.1017/S0007114521000921

Menon, P., Ei-Sadig, M., Ab Khan, M., Östlundh, L., El-Deyarbi, M., Al-Rifai, R. H., & Grivna, M. (2021). Risk factors associated with quad bike crashes: A protocol for systematic review of observational studies. BMJ Open, 11(4), e044456. DOI: 10.1136/bmjopen-2020-044456

Dababneh, E. H., Saha, S., Östlundh, L., Al-Rifai, R. H., & Oulhaj, A. (2021). Impact of cardiac rehabilitation on mortality and morbidity in diabetic versus non-diabetic patients: protocol for a systematic review and meta-analysis. BMJ open, 11(4), e047134. DOI: 10.1136/bmjopen-2020-047134

Arnone, D., Galadari, H., Rodgers, C., Östlundh, L., Abdul Aziz, K.., Stip, E. & Young, A.H., (2021). Efficacy of onabotulinumtoxinA in the treatment of unipolar major depression: Systematic review, meta-analysis and meta-regression analyses of double-blind randomised controlled trials.  Journal of Psychopharmacology. In print. DOI: 10.1177/0269881121991827

Stip, E, Östlundh, L & Abdel Aziz, K. (2020). Bibliotherapy: Reading OVID during COVID. Frontiers in Psychiatry, 11, 1278. DOI:0.3389/fpsyt.2020.567539

Boudi, Z., Lauque, D., Alsabri, M., Östlundh, L., Oneyji, C., Khalemsky, A., ... & Moeckel, M. (2020). Association between boarding in the emergency department and in-hospital mortality: A systematic review. PloS ONE, 15(4). DOI:10.1371/journal.pone.0231253

Stip, E., & Östlundh, L. (2020). Psychiatric adverse events with Hydrochloroquine during COVID-19 pandemic. Asian Journal of Psychiatry, 102203, 102203–102203. DOI: 10.1016/j.ajp.2020.102203.

Arora, T., Grey, I., Östlundh, L., Lam, H., Omar, O. & Arnone D. (2020). Psychological consequences of COVID-19 amongst affected individuals, healthcare workers and the general population: A systematic review and meta-analysis. Journal of Health Psychology,1359105320966639. DOI:10.1177/1359105320966639 

Butler, A., English, E, Östlundh, L… & Atkin ,S.L.(2020). Diagnosing type 2 diabetes using Haemoglobin A1c; A systematic review and meta-analysis of the diagnostic cut point based on microvascular complications. Acta Diabetologica, 1-22. DOI: 10.1007/s00592-020-01606-5

Arora, T,  Alamoodi, A., Östlundh, L., Grey, I., Omar, O., & Grandner, M. (2020). A systematic review and meta-analysis protocol of observational studies to assess the association between sleep and mental resilience in healthy individuals. Preprint. Available at Research Square. DOI: 10.21203/

Alsabri, M., Boudi, Z,,  Lauque, D...&  Bellou, A. (2020). Impact of Teamwork and Communication Training Interventions on Safety Culture and Patient Safety in Emergency Departments. Journal of Patient Safety. Ahead of Print. DOI: 10.1097/PTS.0000000000000782

Al Alawi, L., Soteriades, E. S., Paulo, M. S., Östlundh, L., Grivna, M., Al Maskari, F., & Al-Rifai, R. H. (2020). Environmental assessment of cytotoxic drugs in healthcare settings: protocol for a systematic review and meta-analysis. Systematic reviews, 9(1), 242. DOI:10.1186/s13643-020-01494-4

Al-Sheikhly, D., Östlundh, L. & Arayssi, T. (2020). A systematic review of remediation strategies for learners struggeling with communication skills. BMC Medical Education, 20(1). DOI: 10.1186/s12909-020-02074-9

Short, M., Booth, S., Omar, O., Östlundh, L., & Arora, T. (2020). The relationship between sleep duration and mood in adolescents: A systematic review and meta-analysis. Sleep Medicine Reviews. DOI:10.1016/j.smrv.2020.101311.

Bettencourt-Silva, R., Beatriz Aguiar, B., Sá-Araújo, V., Barreira, R., Guedes, V., Marques Ribeiro, M., Carvalho, D., Östlundh, L., Silva Paulo, M. (2019). Diabetes-related symptoms, acute complications and management of Diabetes Mellitus of patients who are receiving palliative care: A protocol for a systematic review. BMJ Open, 14;9(6). DOI: 10.1136/bmjopen-2018-028604.

Ahmed, G. H. (2019). Electronic Information Services in the Academic Medical Libraries Comparative Study. Cairo, Egypt: Al Dar Al Almiya Publisher & Distributor.

Ahmed, G. H. (2017). Electronic Information Services in the Academic Medical Libraries in the Republic of Sudan and the United Arab Emirates: (Comparative Study). (PhD Thesis). Omdurman Islamic University, Omdurman, Sudan.

Jaka, H., Rhee, J. A., Östlundh, L., Smart, L., Peck, R., Mueller, A., ... & Mshana, S. E. (2018). The magnitude of antibiotic resistance to Helicobacter pylori in Africa and identified mutations which confer resistance to antibiotics: Systematic review and meta-analysis. BMC Infectious Diseases, 18(1), 193. DOI: 10.1186/s12879-018-3099-4

Otun, J., Sahebkar, A., Östlundh, L., Atkin ,S.L. & Sathyapalan, T. (2019). Systematic review and meta-analysis on the effect of soy on thyroid function. Scientific Reports, 8;9(1), 3964. DOI: 10.1038/s41598-019-40647-x

Östlundh, L. (2017). [Searching for information]. In Friberg, F.  (Ed.). [Research Methodology for Bachelor and Master Students]. (3d ed.). Lund, Sweden: