Dr Stephen Milan

Project Development Manager, Lancaster Health Hub

Research Overview

Steve is the Project Development Manager for the Lancaster Health Hub in the Faculty of Health and Medicine. He supports the development of collaborative projects with NHS partners and Lancaster University.

Steve read Psychology at University College London and completed his DPhil at St John's College Oxford; he has been involved with the Cochrane Collaboration since 1994, and he is an editorial board member of two Cochrane review groups:

  • Cochrane Developmental, Psychosocial and Learning Problems Group
  • Cochrane Dementia and Cognitive Improvements Group

Anti-IL5 therapies for asthma
Farne, H., Wilson, A., Powell, C., Bax, L., Milan, S.J. 21/09/2017 In: Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews. 126 p.
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Self-management for non-cystic fibrosis bronchiectasis: Cochrane Systematic Review
Kelly, C., Spencer, S., Grundy, S., Lynes, D., Evans, D.J.W., Gudur, S., Milan, S.J. 2017
Poster

The challenges of living with Ankylosing Spondylitis/Axial SpA throughout the life course: A prospective longitudinal study of the first 3 years from diagnosis.
Martindale, J., Gladston Chelliah, E., Milan, S.J., Nnanatu, C., Goodacre, J.A. 2017
Poster

The effectiveness of macrolide antibiotics in non-cystic bronchiectasis: Cochrane systematic review
Kelly, C., Crossingham, I., Chalmers, J., Felix, L., Relph, N., Spencer, S., Milan, S.J. 2017
Poster

Two years down, one to go: an NIHR Programme Grant in numbers
Kew, K., Normansell, R., Milan, S.J. 24/10/2016
Poster

Macrolide antibiotics for non-cystic fibrosis bronchiectasis
Kelly, C., Evans, D.J.W., Chalmers, J.D., Crossingham, I., Spencer, S.V., Relph, N., Felix, L.M., Milan, S.J. 21/10/2016 In: Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews.
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Vilanterol and fluticasone furoate for chronic asthma in adults and children
Dwan, K., Milan, S.J., Bax, L., Walters, N., Powell, C. 1/09/2016 In: Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews.
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Addition of long-acting beta2-agonists to inhaled corticosteroids for chronic asthma in children
Chauhan, B.F., Chartrand, C., Ni Chroinin, M., Milan, S., Ducharme, F.M. 24/11/2015 In: Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews.
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Developing a Cochrane review support network
Milan, S., Evans, D., Spencer, S. 28/09/2015
Poster

Mepolizumab versus placebo for asthma
Powell, C., Milan, S.J., Dwan, K., Bax, L., Walters, N. 27/07/2015 In: Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews. 2015, 7
Journal article

Vitamins C and E for asthma and exercise-induced bronchoconstriction
Wilkinson, M., Hart, A., Milan, S., Sugumar, K. 17/06/2014 In: Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews.
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Inhaled hyperosmolar agents for bronchiectasis
Hart, A., Sugumar, K., Milan, S., Fowler, S.J., Crossingham, I. 12/05/2014 In: Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews.
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Mucolytics for bronchiectasis
Wilkinson, M., Sugumar, K., Milan, S., Hart, A., Crockett, A., Crossingham, I. 2/05/2014 In: Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews.
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Omalizumab for asthma in adults and children
Normansell, R., Walker, S., Milan, S., Walters, E.H., Nair, P. 13/01/2014 In: Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews.
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Combined corticosteroid and long-acting beta2-agonist in one inhaler versus placebo for chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
Nannini, L., Poole, P., Milan, S., Holmes, R., Normansell, R. 10/11/2013 In: Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews. 11
Journal article

Vitamin C for asthma and exercise-induced bronchoconstriction
Milan, S., Hart, A., Wilkinson, M. 23/10/2013 In: Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews. 53 p.
Journal article

Telephone support for women during pregnancy and the first six weeks postpartum
Lavender, T., Richens, Y., Milan, S., Smyth, R., Dowswell, T. 18/07/2013 In: Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews. 7
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Interventions for treating cholestasis in pregnancy
Gurung, V., Middleton, P., Milan, S., Hague, W., Thornton, J. 24/06/2013 In: Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews.
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Conservative interventions for treating hyperextension injuries of the proximal interphalangeal joints of the fingers
Chalmer, J., Blakeway, M., Adams, Z., Milan, S. 28/02/2013 In: Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews.
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Antibiotics for treating bacterial vaginosis in pregnancy
Brocklehurst, P., Gordon, A., Heatley, E., Milan, S. 31/01/2013 In: Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews.
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Combined corticosteroid and long-acting beta-agonist in one inhaler versus inhaled steroids for chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
Nannini, L., Poole, P., Milan, S., Kesterton, A. 2013 In: Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews. 8
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Addition of intravenous aminophylline to inhaled beta2-agonists in adults with acute asthma
Nair, P., Milan, S., Rowe, B. 12/12/2012 In: Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews.
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Addition of intravenous beta2-agonists to inhaled beta2-agonists for acute asthma
Travers, A., Milan, S., Jones, A., Camargo, C., Rowe, B. 12/12/2012 In: Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews.
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Early use of inhaled corticosteroids in the emergency department treatment of acute asthma
Edmonds, M., Milan, S., Camargo, C., Pollack, C., Rowe, B. 12/12/2012 In: Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews.
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Inhaled magnesium sulfate in the treatment of acute asthma
Powell, C., Dwan, K., Milan, S., Beasley, R., Hughes, R., Knopp-Sihota, J., Rowe, B. 12/12/2012 In: Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews.
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Inhaled steroids for acute asthma following emergency department discharge
Edmonds, M., Milan, S., Brenner, B., Camargo, C., Rowe, B. 12/12/2012 In: Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews.
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Intravenous beta2-agonists versus intravenous aminophylline for acute asthma
Travers, A., Jones, A., Camargo, C., Milan, S., Rowe, B. 12/12/2012 In: Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews.
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Conservative management of proximal interphalangeal joint hyperextension injuries: a systematic review
Chalmer, J., Blakeway, M., Adams, Z., Milan, S.J. 12/2012
Meeting abstract

Caesarean section versus vaginal delivery for preterm birth in singletons
Alfirevic, Z., Milan, S., Livio, S. 12/09/2012 In: Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews.
Journal article

Sedative techniques for endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography
Garewal, D., Powell, S., Milan, S., Waikar, P., Nordmeyer, J. 13/06/2012 In: Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews.
Journal article

Comparison of acute and chronic airway diseases in the Cochrane Library: implications for clinicians and researchers
Rowe, B., Milan, S.J., Cates, C., Lasserson, T. 2004
Poster

Cochrane Airways Group: 4 years on
Ram, F.S.F., Milan, S., Reuben, B., Jones, P.W. 2002 In: Asthma Journal. 7, 1, p. 44-46. 3 p.
Journal article

The Cochrane Collaboration: Cochrane Airways Group
Ram, F.S.F., Milan, S., Jones, P. 06/2001 In: Primary Care Respiratory Journal . 10, 2, p. 45-46. 2 p.
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Anticholinergic therapy for bronchiectasis
Lasserson, T.J., Holt, K., Evans, D.J., Milan, S., Greenstone, M. 23/04/2001 In: Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews.
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Oral corticosteroids for bronchiectasis (stable and acute exacerbations)
Lasserson, T.J., Holt, K., Milan, S., Greenstone, M. 23/04/2001 In: Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews.
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Cyclosporin as an oral corticosteroid sparing agent in stable asthma
Evans, D.J., Cullinan, P., Geddes, D.M., Walters, E.H., Milan, S., Jones, P. 23/10/2000 In: Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews.
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Gold as an oral corticosteroid sparing agent in stable asthma
Evans, D.J., Cullinan, P., Geddes, D.M., Walters, E.H., Milan, S., Jones, P. 23/10/2000 In: Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews.
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Troleandomycin as an oral corticosteroid sparing agent in stable asthma
Evans, D.J., Cullinan, P., Geddes, D.M., Walters, E.H., Milan, S., Jones, P. 23/10/2000 In: Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews.
Journal article

Cochrane Airways reviews: can they make a difference?
Stamp, R., Churchill, R., Jones, P., Littlejohns, P., Lord, J., Milan, S.J. 1998
Speech

The Editorial Subgroup of the Cochrane Collaboration's Steering Group
Milan, S.J., Lodge, M. 1998
Poster

A comparison of MEDLINE, EMBASE AND CINAHL on searches for systematic reviews in respiratory health
Dennis, J., Milan, S.J., Bara, A. 1997
Poster

Using electronic searching to retrieve additional randomized controlled trials missed by full text searching
Bara, A., Milan, S.J., Dennis, J., Jones, P. 1997
Poster

Comparison of Medline and Embase retrieval of RCTs of the effects of educational interventions on asthma-related outcomes
Wolf, F., Grum, C., Bara, A., Milan, S.J., Jones, P. 1995
Poster

Identification of true RCTs of the effects of educational interventions on asthma-related outcomes in Medline and Embase using abstracts versus full text
Wolf, F., Grum, C., Lefebvre, C., Bara, A., Milan, S.J., Jones, P. 1995
Poster

Identifying asthma RCTs with Medline and Embase
Bara, A., Milan, S.J., Jones, P. 1995
Poster

Modelling users’ cognitive abilities in an adaptive system
Benyon, D., Milan, S.J., Murray, D. 03/1988 NPL : National Physical Laboratory.
Other report

The scope for cognitive and personality variables in a self-adapting human computer interface
Milan, S.J. 06/1987 National Physical Laboratory.
Other report

Input devices for tasks using interactive video
Thomas, C., Milan, S.J. 04/1987 National Physical Laboratory.
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