Imperial College London


Faculty of MedicineNational Heart & Lung Institute

Reader in Respiratory Epidemiology



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Jennifer Quint is a Reader in Respiratory Epidemiology in Respiratory Epidemiology,Occupational Medicine and Public Health at the National Heart and Lung Institute and Honorary Consultant Physician in Respiratory Medicine at Royal Brompton Hospital, London.

Dr Quint’s research interests centre on the use of electronic health records to study chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) as well as other chronic respiratory diseases including bronchiectasis and asthma. The majority of her work has been on exacerbations of COPD, exploring both the effect of COPD exacerbations on vascular outcomes and the relationship between environmental factors and exacerbations of COPD. Additionally she has undertaken several pieces of work in validation of identification of respiratory diseases in electronic health records.  



Elbehairy A, Quint J, Rogers J, et al., Prevalence of breathlessness and associated consulting behaviour: results of an online surveyŢŢ, Thorax, ISSN:1468-3296

Jayatunga W, Stone P, Aldridge RW, et al., 2019, Code sets for respiratory symptoms in electronic health records research: a systematic review protocol., Bmj Open, Vol:9

Nissen F, Quint JK, Morales DR, et al., 2019, How to validate a diagnosis recorded in electronic health records., Breathe (sheff), Vol:15, ISSN:1810-6838, Pages:64-68

campbell J, perry R, papadopoulos N, et al., The REal Life EVidence AssessmeNt Tool (RELEVANT): development of a novel quality assurance asset to rate observational comparative effectiveness research studies, Clinical and Translational Allergy, ISSN:2045-7022

Lewis A, Axson EL, Potts J, et al., 2019, Protocol for a systematic literature review and network meta-analysis of the clinical benefit of inhaled maintenance therapies in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease., Bmj Open, Vol:9

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