Publications of Dr R. M. Ripley

Fowkes, F., Michon, P., Pilling, L., Ripley, R. M., Tavul, L., Imrie, H. J., Woods, C. M., Mgone, C.S., Luty, A. J. and Day, K. P. (2008) Host erythrocyte polymorphisms and exposure to Plasmodium falciparum in Papua New Guinea. Malaria Journal 7, 1.

Bibby, S. R. S., Jones, D. A., Ripley, R. M. and Urban, J. P. G. (2005) Metabolism of the intervertebral disc: effects of low levels of oxygen, glucose and pH on rates of energy metabolism of bovine nucleus pulposus cells. Spine 30(5), 487-496.

Chakraborty, R., Morel, A. S., Sutton, J. K., Appay, V., Ripley, R. M., Dong, T., Rostron, T., Ogola, S., Palakudy, T., Misoke, R., D'Agostino, A., Ritter, M. and Rowland-Jones, S. L. (2005) Correlates of delayed disease progression in HIV-1-infected Kenyan children. Journal of Immunology 174 (12),8191-8199.

Hemson, G., Johnson, P., South, A., Kenward, R., Ripley, R. M. and Macdonald, D. (2005) Are kernels the mustard? Least squares cross validation limitations demonstrated with GPS collar data. Journal of Animal Ecology 74 (3), 455-463.

Linehan, S. A., Weber, R., McKercher, S., Ripley, R. M., Gordon, S. and Martin, P. (2005) Enhanced expression of the mammose receptor by epithelial cells of the liver and spleen vascular beds in the macrophage-deficient PU.1 null mouse. Histochemistry and Cell Biology 123(4-5), 365-376.

Pleat, J. M., Dunkin, C. S. J., Davies, C. E., Ripley, R. M. and Tyler, M. P. H. (2004) A prospective survey of factors affecting risk discussion during consent in a surgical specialty. British Journal of Surgery 91 (10), 1377-1380.

Ripley, R. M., Harris, A. L. and Tarassenko, L. (2004) Non-linear survival analysis using neural networks. Statistics in Medicine 23, 825-842.

Nathan, L. M., Nerlander, L. M., Dixon, J. R., Ripley, R. M., Barnabas, R., Wholeben, B. E., Musoke, R., Palakudy, T., D'Agostino, A. and Chakraborty, R. (2003) Growth, morbidity and mortality in a cohort of institutionalised HIV-1-infected African children. Journal of Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndromes 34 (2), 237-241.

Ripley, R. M. and Hornby, E. C. (2003) Looking for patterns in plainchant. Available on line at

Ripley, B. D. and Ripley, R. M. (2001) Applications of R clients and servers. In Proceedings of the 2nd International Workshop on Distributed Statistical Computing, March 15-17, 2001, Technische Universitat Wien, Vienna (Eds K. Hornik and F. Leisch).

Ripley, B. D. and Ripley, R. M. (2001) Neural networks as statistical methods in survival analysis. In Clinical Applications of Artificial Neural Networks (Eds R.Dybowski and V.Gant). Cambridge University Press.

Ripley, R. M., Harris, A. L. and Tarassenko, L. (1998) Neural network models for breast cancer prognosis. Neural Computing and Applications 7, 367-375.

Nairac, A., Corbett-Clark, T. A., Ripley, R. M., Townsend, N. W. and Tarassenko, L. (1997) Choosing an appropriate model for novelty detection. In Proceedings of the International IEE Conference on Artificial Neural Networks. Cambridge, 1997.

Altman, R. et al. (1994) Collaborative overview of randomized trials of antiplatelet therapy. 1. Prevention of death, myocardial infarction, and stroke by prolonged antiplatelet therapy in various categories of patients. British Medical Journal 308, 81-100.

Altman, R. et al. (1994) Collaborative overview of randomized trials of antiplatelet therapy. 2. Maintenance of vascular graft or arterial patency by antiplatelet therapy. British Medical Journal 308, 159-168.

Altman, R. et al. (1994) Collaborative overview of randomized trials of antiplatelet therapy. 3. Reduction in venous thrombosis and pulmonary-embolism by antiplatelet prophylaxis among surgical and medical patients. British Medical Journal 308, 235-246.

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