Ridgway G L

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List of Ridgway G L publications

2007

Gamble H P, Duckworth G J, Ridgway G L 2007. "Endoscope decontamination incidents in England 2003-2004." The Journal of hospital infection 67 (4) doi:10.1016/j.jhin.2007.08.017
Benn P D, Rooney G, Carder C, Brown M, Stevenson S R, et al. 2007. "Chlamydia trachomatis and Neisseria gonorrhoeae infection and the sexual behaviour of men who have sex with men." Sexually transmitted infections 83 (2) doi:10.1136/sti.2006.021329
Wong A, Maclean A B, Furrows S J, Ridgway G L, Hardiman P J, Perrett C W 2007. "Could epithelial ovarian cancer be associated with chlamydial infection?" European journal of gynaecological oncology 28 (2) doi:

2006

Tang J W, Li Y, Eames I, Chan P K S, Ridgway G L 2006. "Factors involved in the aerosol transmission of infection and control of ventilation in healthcare premises." The Journal of hospital infection 64 (2) doi:10.1016/j.jhin.2006.05.022
Morris J, Duckworth G J, Ridgway G L 2006. "Gastrointestinal endoscopy decontamination failure and the risk of transmission of blood-borne viruses: a review." The Journal of hospital infection 63 (1) doi:10.1016/j.jhin.2005.10.014
Wilson A P R, Ridgway G L 2006. "Reducing hospital-acquired infection by design: the new University College London Hospital." The Journal of hospital infection 62 (3) doi:10.1016/j.jhin.2005.11.001

2004

Haddow L J, Bunn A, Copas A J, Gilson R, Prince M, et al. 2004. "Polymorph count for predicting non-gonococcal urethral infection: a model using Chlamydia trachomatis diagnosed by ligase chain reaction." Sexually transmitted infections 80 (3) doi:
Furrows S J, Hartley J C, Bell J, Silver N, Losseff N, et al. 2004. "Chlamydophila pneumoniae infection of the central nervous system in patients with multiple sclerosis." Journal of neurology, neurosurgery, and psychiatry 75 (1) doi:

2003

Bevan C D, Ridgway G L, Rothermel C D 2003. "Efficacy and safety of azithromycin as monotherapy or combined with metronidazole compared with two standard multidrug regimens for the treatment of acute pelvic inflammatory disease." The Journal of international medical research 31 (1) doi:

2001

Hartley J C, Stevenson S, Robinson A J, Littlewood J D, Carder C, et al. 2001. "Conjunctivitis due to Chlamydophila felis (Chlamydia psittaci feline pneumonitis agent) acquired from a cat: case report with molecular characterization of isolates from the patient and cat." The Journal of infection 43 (1) doi:10.1053/jinf.2001.0845

2000

Porter S, Scully C, Ridgway G L, Bell J 2000. "The human transmissible spongiform encephalopathies (TSEs): implications for dental practitioners." British dental journal 188 (8) doi:
Robinson A J, Ridgway G L 2000. "Concurrent gonococcal and chlamydial infection: how best to treat." Drugs 59 (4) doi:

1999

Carder C, Robinson A J, Broughton C, Stephenson J M, Ridgway G L 1999. "Evaluation of self-taken samples for the presence of genital Chlamydia trachomatis infection in women using the ligase chain reaction assay." International journal of STD & AIDS 10 (12) doi:
Shetty N, Srinivasan S, Holton J, Ridgway G L 1999. "Evaluation of microbicidal activity of a new disinfectant: Sterilox 2500 against Clostridium difficile spores, Helicobacter pylori, vancomycin resistant Enterococcus species, Candida albicans and several Mycobacterium species." The Journal of hospital infection 41 (2) doi:
Ridgway G L 1999. "Quinolones in sexually transmitted diseases: state of the art." Drugs 58 Suppl 2 doi:

1998

Robinson A J, Watkeys J E, Ridgway G L 1998. "Sexually transmitted organisms in sexually abused children." Archives of disease in childhood 79 (4) doi:
Shetty N, Hill G, Ridgway G L 1998. "The Vitek analyser for routine bacterial identification and susceptibility testing: protocols, problems, and pitfalls." Journal of clinical pathology 51 (4) doi:

1997

Ridgway G L, Salman H, Robbins M J, Dencer C, Felmingham D 1997. "The in-vitro activity of grepafloxacin against Chlamydia spp., Mycoplasma spp., Ureaplasma urealyticum and Legionella spp." The Journal of antimicrobial chemotherapy 40 Suppl A doi:
Felmingham D, Robbins M J, Ingley K, Mathias I, Bhogal H, et al. 1997. "In-vitro activity of trovafloxacin, a new fluoroquinolone, against recent clinical isolates." The Journal of antimicrobial chemotherapy 39 Suppl B doi:

1996

Ridgway G L, Mumtaz G, Robinson A J, Franchini M, Carder C, et al. 1996. "Comparison of the ligase chain reaction with cell culture for the diagnosis of Chlamydia trachomatis infection in women." Journal of clinical pathology 49 (2) doi:
Ridgway G L 1996. "Azithromycin in the management of Chlamydia trachomatis infections." International journal of STD & AIDS 7 Suppl 1 doi:
Robinson A J, Ridgway G L 1996. "Modern diagnosis and management of genital Chlamydia trachomatis infection." British journal of hospital medicine 55 (7) doi:

1995

Kyi M S, Holton J, Ridgway G L 1995. "Assessment of the efficacy of a low temperature hydrogen peroxide gas plasma sterilization system." The Journal of hospital infection 31 (4) doi:
Bevan C D, Johal B J, Mumtaz G, Ridgway G L, Siddle N C 1995. "Clinical, laparoscopic and microbiological findings in acute salpingitis: report on a United Kingdom cohort." British journal of obstetrics and gynaecology 102 (5) doi:
González-Ruiz A, Ridgway G L, Cohen S L, Hunt C P, McGrouther G, Adiseshiah M 1995. "Varicella gangrenosa with toxic shock-like syndrome due to group A streptococcus infection in an adult: case report." Clinical infectious diseases : an official publication of the Infectious Diseases Society of America 20 (4) doi:
Zelin J M, Robinson A J, Ridgway G L, Allason-Jones E, Williams P 1995. "Chlamydial urethritis in heterosexual men attending a genitourinary medicine clinic: prevalence, symptoms, condom usage and partner change." International journal of STD & AIDS 6 (1) doi:
Ridgway G L 1995. "Quinolones in sexually transmitted diseases. Global experience." Drugs 49 Suppl 2 doi:

1994

Corcoran G D, Holton J, Ridgway G L 1994. "Endoscope decontamination: a comparison of the Wolf 35100 and DSD-91 systems." The Journal of hospital infection 27 (4) doi:
Felmingham D, Robbins M J, Ghosh G, Bhogal H, Mehta M D, et al. 1994. "An in vitro characterization of cefditoren, a new oral cephalosporin." Drugs under experimental and clinical research 20 (4) doi:
Harari D, Malone-Lee J, Ridgway G L 1994. "An age-related investigation of urinary tract symptoms and infection following urodynamic studies." Age and ageing 23 (1) doi:
Corcoran G D, Ridgway G L 1994. "Antibiotic chemotherapy of bacterial sexually transmitted diseases in adults: a review." International journal of STD & AIDS 5 (3) doi:

1993

Anderson J R, Mumtaz G, Mulhare P, Poddar J, Ridgway G L 1993. "Mandatory use of confirmation stage with Chlamydiazyme during urinary sediment analysis." Journal of clinical pathology 46 (10) doi:
Robinson A H, Drew S, Anderson J, Bentley G, Ridgway G L 1993. "Suction tip contamination in the ultraclean-air operating theatre." Annals of the Royal College of Surgeons of England 75 (4) doi:
Ridgway G L 1993. "The domiciliary management of genital tract infection." The Journal of antimicrobial chemotherapy 32 Suppl A doi:
Lister P J, Balechandran T, Ridgway G L, Robinson A J 1993. "Comparison of azithromycin and doxycycline in the treatment of non-gonococcal urethritis in men." The Journal of antimicrobial chemotherapy 31 Suppl E doi:
Shrimpton S B, Milmoe M, Wilson A P, Felmingham D, Drayan S, et al. 1993. "Audit of prescription and assay of aminoglycosides in a UK teaching hospital." The Journal of antimicrobial chemotherapy 31 (4) doi:
Mumtaz G, Clark S, Ridgway G L, Miller C J, Johal B, Allason Jones E 1993. "Comparison of an enzyme immuno assay (Antigenz Chlamydia) with cell culture for the detection of genital chlamydial infection in high and low risk populations." Genitourinary medicine 69 (2) doi:
Ridgway G L 1993. "Quinolones in sexually transmitted diseases." Drugs 45 Suppl 3 doi:

1992

Wilson A P, Handler C E, Ridgway G L, Treharne J, Walker J M, Mangham D C 1992. "Coxiella burneti endocarditis in a patient with positive chlamydial serology." The Journal of infection 25 Suppl 1 doi:
Dhillon V B, Keeling D M, Ridgway G L, Snaith M L, Isenberg D A 1992. "Treponemal infection coexisting with systemic lupus erythematosus." British journal of rheumatology 31 (5) doi:
Nayagam A T, Smith M D, Ridgway G L, Allason-Jones E, Robinson A J, Stock J 1992. "Comparison of ofloxacin and metronidazole for the treatment of bacterial vaginosis." International journal of STD & AIDS 3 (3) doi:

1991

Kibbler C C, Roberts C M, Ridgway G L, Spiro S G 1991. "Melioidosis in a patient from Bangladesh." Postgraduate medical journal 67 (790) doi:
Ridgway G L, Mumtaz G, Fenelon L 1991. "The in-vitro activity of clarithromycin and other macrolides against the type strain of Chlamydia pneumoniae (TWAR)." The Journal of antimicrobial chemotherapy 27 Suppl A doi:
Felmingham D, Robbins M J, Sanghrajka M, Leakey A, Ridgway G L 1991. "The in vitro activity of some 14-, 15- and 16- membered macrolides against Staphylococcus spp., Legionella spp., Mycoplasma spp. and Ureaplasma urealyticum." Drugs under experimental and clinical research 17 (2) doi:
Whatley J D, Thin R N, Mumtaz G, Ridgway G L 1991. "Azithromycin vs doxycycline in the treatment of non-gonococcal urethritis." International journal of STD & AIDS 2 (4) doi:
Mumtaz G, Ridgway G L, Clark S, Allason-Jones E 1991. "Evaluation of an enzyme immunoassay (Chlamydiazyme) with confirmatory test for the detection of chlamydial antigen in urine from men." International journal of STD & AIDS 2 (5) doi:

1990

Radcliffe K W, Rowen D, Mercey D E, Mumtaz G, Ridgway G L, et al. 1990. "Is a test of cure necessary following treatment for cervical infection with Chlamydia trachomatis?" Genitourinary medicine 66 (6) doi:
Fenelon L E, Mumtaz G, Ridgway G L 1990. "The in-vitro antibiotic susceptibility of Chlamydia pneumoniae." The Journal of antimicrobial chemotherapy 26 (6) doi:
Holton J, Ridgway G L, Reynoldson A J 1990. "A microbiologist's view of commissioning operating theatres." The Journal of hospital infection 16 (1) doi:
Mumtaz G, Ridgway G L, Nayagam A T, Robinson A J 1990. "Comparison of an enzyme immunoassay (Ortho) with cell culture and immunofluorescence for the detection of genital chlamydial infection." International journal of STD & AIDS 1 (3) doi:

1989

Mumtaz G, Ridgway G L, Nayagam A, Oriel J D 1989. "Enzyme immunoassay compared with cell culture and immunofluorescence for detecting genital chlamydia." Journal of clinical pathology 42 (6) doi:
Fish A N, Fairweather D V, Oriel J D, Ridgway G L 1989. "Chlamydia trachomatis infection in a gynaecology clinic population: identification of high-risk groups and the value of contact tracing." European journal of obstetrics, gynecology, and reproductive biology 31 (1) doi:
Robbins M J, Baskerville A J, Sanghrajka M, Mumtaz G, Felmingham D, et al. 1989. "Comparative in vitro activity of lomefloxacin, a difluoro-quinolone." Diagnostic microbiology and infectious disease 12 (3 Suppl) doi:
Felmingham D, Robbins M J, Baskerville A J, Sanghrajka M D, Ridgway G L, Grüneberg R N 1989. "Comparative in vitro activity of ciprofloxacin and other unrelated antimicrobials against bacterial respiratory tract pathogens." Drugs under experimental and clinical research 15 (2) doi:

1988

Webster A, Ridgway G L 1988. "The use of a monoclonal antibody serotyping system in the study of the epidemiology of Pseudomonas aeruginosa." The Journal of hospital infection 12 (3) doi:
Nayagam A T, Ridgway G L, Oriel J D 1988. "Efficacy of ofloxacin in the treatment of non-gonococcal urethritis in men and genital infections caused by Chlamydia trachomatis in men and women." The Journal of antimicrobial chemotherapy 22 Suppl C doi:
Grüneberg R N, Felmingham D, O'Hare M D, Robbins M J, Perry K, et al. 1988. "The comparative in-vitro activity of ofloxacin." The Journal of antimicrobial chemotherapy 22 Suppl C doi:
Scott G M, Thomson R, Malone-Lee J, Ridgway G L 1988. "Cross-infection between animals and man: possible feline transmission of Staphylococcus aureus infection in humans?" The Journal of hospital infection 12 (1) doi:
Mumtaz G, Ridgway G L, Felmingham D 1988. "In vitro activity of sulphamethoxazole/trimethoprim and sulfadoxine/pyrimethamine against Chlamydia trachomatis SA2f in McCoy cell culture." European journal of clinical microbiology & infectious diseases : official publication of the European Society of Clinical Microbiology 7 (3) doi:
Fish A N, Fairweather D V, Oriel J D, Ridgway G L 1988. "Isolation of Chlamydia trachomatis from endometriums of women with and without symptoms." Genitourinary medicine 64 (2) doi:
Feldman R G, Ridgway G L 1988. "Database handling for infection control and hospital epidemiology." The Journal of hospital infection 11 Suppl A doi:

1987

Ridgway G L 1987. "A review of the in-vitro activity of roxithromycin against genital pathogens." The Journal of antimicrobial chemotherapy 20 Suppl B doi:
Robbins M, Marais R, Felmingham D, Ridgway G L 1987. "The in-vitro activity of doxycycline and minocycline against anaerobic bacteria." The Journal of antimicrobial chemotherapy 20 (3) doi:
Webb G, Robbins M J, O'Hare M D, Felmingham D, Ridgway G L, Grüneberg R N 1987. "In vitro activity of aztreonam, cefuroxime and ceftazidime against gram-negative rods isolated from hospital patients with urinary tract infection." International journal of clinical pharmacology research 7 (3) doi:
Patton K R, Beg A, Felmingham D, Ridgway G L, Grüneberg R N 1987. "Determination of teicoplanin concentration in serum using a bioassay technique." Drugs under experimental and clinical research 13 (9) doi:
Robbins M J, Marais R, Felmingham D, Ridgway G L, Grüneberg R N 1987. "In vitro activity of vancomycin and teicoplanin against anaerobic bacteria." Drugs under experimental and clinical research 13 (9) doi:
Webster A, Scott G M, Ridgway G L, Grüneberg R N 1987. "An outbreak of group A streptococcal skin infection: control by source isolation and teicoplanin therapy." Scandinavian journal of infectious diseases 19 (2) doi:
Felmingham D, Robbins M J, Marais R, Ridgway G L, Gruneberg R N 1987. "The effect of carbon dioxide on the in vitro activity of erythromycin and RU-28965 against anaerobic bacteria." Drugs under experimental and clinical research 13 (4) doi:

1986

Feldman R G, Johnson A L, Schober P C, Bignell C J, Ridgway G L, Oriel J D 1986. "Aetiology of urinary symptoms in sexually active women." Genitourinary medicine 62 (5) doi:
Forsey T, Stainsby K, Hoger P H, Ridgway G L, Darougar S, Fischer-Brugge U 1986. "Comparison of two immunofluorescence tests for detecting antibodies to C. trachomatis." European journal of epidemiology 2 (2) doi:
Williams A H, Grüneberg R N, Webster A, Ridgway G L 1986. "Teicoplanin in the treatment of infection caused by gram-positive organisms." The Journal of hospital infection 7 Suppl A doi:
Ridgway G L 1986. "A fresh look at ophthalmia neonatorum." Transactions of the ophthalmological societies of the United Kingdom 105 ( Pt 1) doi:

1985

Felmingham D, Mowles J, Thomas K, Ridgway G L 1985. "Disinfection of gastrointestinal fibrescopes: an evaluation of the Pauldrach Endocleaner, and various chemical agents." The Journal of hospital infection 6 (4) doi:
Loo P S, Ridgway G L, Oriel J D 1985. "Single dose ciprofloxacin for treating gonococcal infections in men." Genitourinary medicine 61 (5) doi:
Mumtaz G, Mellars B J, Ridgway G L, Oriel J D 1985. "Enzyme immunoassay for the detection of Chlamydia trachomatis antigen in urethral and endocervical swabs." Journal of clinical pathology 38 (7) doi:
Robbins M J, O'Hare M D, Felmingham D, Ridgway G L, Grüneberg R N 1985. "The comparative activity of twelve 4-quinolone antimicrobials against gram-positive and gram-negative anaerobes." Drugs under experimental and clinical research 11 (7) doi:
O'Hare M D, Felmingham D, Ridgway G L, Grüneberg R N 1985. "The comparative in vitro activity of twelve 4-quinolone antimicrobials against enteric pathogens." Drugs under experimental and clinical research 11 (4) doi:
Ridgway G L, O'Hare M D, Felmingham D, Grüneberg R N 1985. "The comparative activity of twelve 4-quinolone antimicrobials against Haemophilus influenzae and Streptococcus pneumoniae." Drugs under experimental and clinical research 11 (4) doi:
Felmingham D, O'Hare M D, Robbins M J, Wall R A, Williams A H, et al. 1985. "Comparative in vitro studies with 4-quinolone antimicrobials." Drugs under experimental and clinical research 11 (5) doi:

1984

Boakes A J, Loo P S, Ridgway G L, Tovey S, Oriel J D 1984. "Treatment of uncomplicated gonorrhoea in women with a combination of rifampicin and erythromycin." The British journal of venereal diseases 60 (5) doi:
Ridgway G L, Mumtaz G, Gabriel F G, Oriel J D 1984. "The activity of ciprofloxacin and other 4-quinolones against Chlamydia trachomatis and Mycoplasmas in vitro." European journal of clinical microbiology 3 (4) doi:
Ridgway G L, Oriel J D 1984. "Advantages of adding a course of tetracycline to single dose ampicillin and probenecid in the treatment of gonorrhoea." The British journal of venereal diseases 60 (4) doi:
McNeil N I, Buttoo S, Ridgway G L 1984. "Spontaneous bacterial peritonitis due to Campylobacter jejuni." Postgraduate medical journal 60 (705) doi:
Grüneberg R N, Emmerson A M, Ridgway G L 1984. "Rifampicin-containing antibiotic combinations in the treatment of difficult infections." The Journal of antimicrobial chemotherapy 13 Suppl C doi:
Ridgway G L, Felmingham D, Mumtaz G, O'Hare M 1984. "Activity of thiamphenicol against Chlamydia trachomatis and Neisseria gonorrhoeae." Sexually transmitted diseases 11 (4 Suppl) doi:

1983

Ridgway G L, Mumtaz G, Gabriel G, Oriel J D 1983. "The activity of miokamycin (MOM) against Chlamydia trachomatis and mycoplasmas in vitro." The Journal of antimicrobial chemotherapy 12 (5) doi:
Oriel J D, Ridgway G L 1983. "Comparison of tetracycline and minocycline in the treatment of non-gonococcal urethritis." The British journal of venereal diseases 59 (4) doi:
Jones R B, Ridgway G L, Boulding S, Hunley K L 1983. "In vitro activity of rifamycins alone and in combination with other antibiotics against Chlamydia trachomatis." Reviews of infectious diseases 5 Suppl 3 doi:

1982

Ridgway G L, Moss V, Mumtaz G, Atia W, Emmerson A M, Oriel J D 1982. "Provision of a chlamydial culture service to a sexually transmitted diseases clinic." The British journal of venereal diseases 58 (4) doi:
Oriel J D, Ridgway G L 1982. "Epidemiology of chlamydial infection of the human genital tract: evidence for the existence of latent infections." European journal of clinical microbiology 1 (2) doi:
Darne J F, Ridgway G L, Oriel J D 1982. "Rosaramicin and tetracycline in the treatment of non-gonococcal urethritis. A comparison of clinical and microbiological results." The British journal of venereal diseases 58 (2) doi:
Oriel J D, Ridgway G L, Goldmeier D, Felmingham D 1982. "Treatment of gonococcal urethritis in men with a rifampicin-erythromycin combination." Sexually transmitted diseases 9 (4) doi:

1980

Ridgway G L, Batchelor J, Luton A, Barnicoat M 1980. "Data processing in microbiology: an integrated, simplified system." Journal of clinical pathology 33 (8) doi:

1979

Waterworth P M, Oriel J D, Ridgway G L, Subramanian S 1979. "Single-dose minocycline in the treatment of gonococcal urethritis. Clinical efficacy in relation to bacterial resistance and its effects on associated Chlamydia trachomatis infections." The British journal of venereal diseases 55 (5) doi:
Luton P, Ridgway G L 1979. "Use of the ultracentrifuge vertical rotor in the detection of rubella-specific IgM on a sucrose density gradient." Journal of clinical pathology 32 (9) doi:

1978

Ridgway G L, Owen J M, Oriel J D 1978. "The antimicrobial susceptibility of Chlamydia trachomatis in cell culture." The British journal of venereal diseases 54 (2) doi:
Keat A C, Maini R N, Nkwazi G C, Pegrum G D, Ridgway G L, Scott J T 1978. "Role of Chlamydia trachomatis and HLA-B27 in sexually acquired reactive arthritis." British medical journal 1 (6113) doi:

1977

Ridgway G L, Oriel J D 1977. "Interrelationship of Chlamydia trachomatis and other pathogens in the female genital tract." Journal of clinical pathology 30 (10) doi:
Oriel J D, Ridgway G L, Tchamouroff S, Owen J 1977. "Spectinomycin hydrochloride in the treatment of gonorrhoea: Its effect on associated Chlamydia trachomatis infections." The British journal of venereal diseases 53 (4) doi:

1976

Oriel J D, Ridgway G L, Reeve P, Beckingham D C, Owen J 1976. "The lack of effect of ampicillin plus probenecid given for genital infections with Neisseria gonorrhoeae on associated infections with Chlamydia trachomatis." The Journal of infectious diseases 133 (5) doi: