Dr F Lucy Wright
Lucy Wright is a cardiovascular epidemiologist working on the Million Women Study, and joined the unit in 2008. She has an Oxford DPhil in clinical cardiovascular epidemiology, which was completed in 2006. Her undergraduate degree in nursing is from Dalhousie University, Canada. Lucy’s clinical and research backgrounds are both in cardiovascular disease, which includes over 10 years in general practice research. Within the Million Women Study, Lucy’s research currently focuses on methodological issues associated with cardiovascular disease and risk factors for cardiovascular disease in women. Her other main research interest lies in trends in cardiovascular disease, and she is currently collaborating on several related studies.
B-type natriuretic peptide-guided treatment for heart failure.
McLellan J. et al, (2016), Cochrane Database Syst Rev, 12
Hypertension in pregnancy and risk of coronary heart disease and stroke: A prospective study in a large UK cohort.
Canoy D. et al, (2016), Int J Cardiol, 222, 1012 - 1018
Validity over time of self-reported anthropometric variables during follow-up of a large cohort of UK women.
Wright FL. et al, (2015), BMC Med Res Methodol, 15
Age at menarche and risks of coronary heart and other vascular diseases in a large UK cohort.
Canoy D. et al, (2015), Circulation, 131, 237 - 244
Marital status and ischemic heart disease incidence and mortality in women: a large prospective study.
Floud S. et al, (2014), BMC Med, 12