Publications

Thesis

Hamilton. A.R., (2017) The development and evaluation of antibacterial polymer-phyllosilicate composite systems for the treatment of infected wounds (PhD Thesis). [View]

Review Articles

Hamilton, R., Scorer, M., Jones, G., Menassa, N., Prydal, J., Sampson, C., & Lord, R., (2019) Stevens–Johnson syndrome and toxic epidermal necrolysis. Clinical Pharmacist, 11(5), doi: 10.1211/CP.2019.20206332 [view]

Cramp, E., Hamilton, R., Kerr, F., & Powell, N. (2018) Accurately diagnosing antibiotic allergies. Pharmaceutical Journal, 301(7915), doi: 10.1211/PJ.2018.20205068 [View]

Gaskell, E.E. & Hamilton, R. (2014) Antimicrobial clay-based materials for wound care. Future Medicinal Chemistry, 6(6):641-655 [View]

Research Papers

Hamilton, R., Roberts, M., Hutcheon, G.A., & Gaskell, E.E. (2019) Formulation and antibacterial properties of clay mineral-tetracycline and -doxycycline composites. Applied Clay Science, 179 [View]

Selvaskandan, H., Modha, D.E., Denton-Beaumont, R., Ashton, C., & Hamilton, R.A., (2019) High-dose oral linezolid achieved rapid clinical and microbiological recovery in a severely overweight male with long-standing infected ulcer. Journal of Antimicrobial Chemotherapy, 74(6):1755-1757 [View]

Gaskell, E.E., Ha, T., & Hamilton, A.R., (2018) Ibuprofen intercalation and release from different layered double hydroxides. Therapeutic Delivery, 9(9):653-666 [View]

Hamilton, R., Hutcheon, G.A., Roberts, M., & Gaskell, E.E. (2014) Formulation and antibacterial properties of clay-ciprofloxacin composites. Applied Clay Science, 87:129-135 [View]

Book Contributions

Hamilton, R., (2019) Best of Five, Extended Matching, & Calculations questions., In. Bukhari, N. (Eds), Pharmacy Registration Assessment Questions 3, Pharmaceutical Press, London, UK [view]

Hamilton, R., (2018) Best of Five, Extended Matching, & Calculations questions., In. Bukhari, N. (Eds), Pharmacy Registration Assessment Questions 2, Pharmaceutical Press, London, UK

Hamilton, R., (2017) Best of Five, Extended Matching, & Calculations questions., In. Bukhari, N. (Eds), Pharmacy Registration Assessment Questions (1st & 2nd Ed), Pharmaceutical Press, London, UK

Hamilton, R., (2015) Open book statement questions, Closed book simple completion questions, & Calculations questions., In. Bukhari, N. (Eds), Registration Exam Questions IV (1st Ed), Pharmaceutical Press, London, UK

Conference Papers & Posters

Jarvis, A., & Hamilton, R., (2019) Utilising an adapted e-Bug programme to promote the understanding of infection prevention and antimicrobials among St John Ambulance cadets and adult volunteers, Presented at the e-Bug 10 year anniversary meeting, London, UK, 17-18 January 2019 [Winner of the Research and Education Poster Prize]

Hamilton, R., Hackney, S., Gupta, R., Kearney, D., (2018) Pharmacists working in Emergency Departments reduce medication related delays and improve the safety of medicines and patient care, Presented at the Pharmacy Together Conference, London, UK, November 2018 [View] [Highly commended poster]

Hamilton, R., & Rogers, B., (2018) Evaluation of antimicrobial stewardship ward rounds led by junior members of the healthcare team, Presented at the Pharmacy Together Conference, London, UK, November 2018 [View] [Winner of the UKCPA Antimicrobial Management Award 2018]

Bandi, S., Cramp, E., Hamilton, R., &  Koo, S., (2018) An Evaluation of Multi-Disciplinary Antimicrobial Stewardship Paediatric Ward Rounds, Presented at the European Society of Paediatric Infectious Diseases conference, Malmo, Sweden, May 2018 [View]

Hamilton, R., Cramp, E., Hashemi, H., Lander, N., & Swann, A. (2017) Impact and review of an improved vancomycin dosing regimen and new prescribing pathway & monitoring chart, Presented at the Federation of Infection Societies Conference, Birmingham, 30th November to 2nd December 2017 [Shortlisted for poster walk]

Cramp, E., Hamilton, R., Koo, S., & Bandi, S., (2017) An Evaluation of Multi-Disciplinary Antimicrobial Stewardship Paediatric Ward Rounds, Presented at the Federation of Infection Societies Conference, Birmingham, 30th November to 2nd December 2017

Lacey, J., Hamilton, R., Hills, T., Chavda A., Cramp, E., Quinn, U., & Clarkson. A., (2017) How non-specialist ward pharmacists support Start Smart Then Focus, Presented at the Federation of Infection Societies Conference, Birmingham, 30th November to 2nd December 2017

Cramp, E., & Hamilton, R. (2017) Improving antimicrobial stewardship knowledge of nurse preceptorship students through the use of targeted training events, Presented at the UKCPA Conference, Leeds, UK, 25th November 2017 [Winner of the Astellas Antimicrobial Management Award]

Cramp, E., Hamilton, R., Koo, S., & Bandi, S., (2017) An Evaluation of Multi-Disciplinary Antimicrobial Stewardship Paediatric Ward Rounds, Presented at the UKCPA Conference, Leeds, UK, 25th November 2017

Fleming, N., Ashton, C., Bolla, B., Braithwaite, A., Chandratillake, S., Chavda A., Clarkson. A., Hamilton, R., Hills, T., Hogg, E., Lacey, J., Leighton, B., Leo, S., Marriott, M., Quinn, U., & Salt, C., (2016) Development and implementation of a standardised antimicrobial stewardship audit to improve benchmarking across a region, Presented at the Federation of Infection Societies Conference, Edinburgh, 6-8th November 2016

Hamilton, R., & Murphy, A. (2015) Carbocisteine: Are we getting it right?, Presented at the UKCPA Autumn Symposium, Leicester, UK, 14th November 2015.[Short listed for poster award]

Hamilton, R., Roberts, M., Hutcheon, G.A., & Gaskell, E.E. (2014) The development of novel antimicrobial polymer-clay composite systems, 51st Annual Meeting of the Clay Minerals Society book of abstracts, p102, Texas, USA [View]

Hamilton, R., Roberts, M., Hutcheon, G., & Gaskell, E.E. (2013) Clays and Tetracyclines: Composite Formulation and Antibacterial Properties, XV International Clay Conference Book of Abstracts, Brazil, July 2013 [View]

Hamilton, R., Roberts, M., Hutcheon, G., & Gaskell, E.E. (2013) An investigation of ciprofloxacin adsorption onto clays for optimal drug release, Presented at the LJMU Faculty of Science Research Seminar, Liverpool John Moores University, UK, 12th June 2013. [This work won first prize in the oral presentations]

Hamilton, R., Bonenfant, O., Roberts, M., Hutcheon, G., & Gaskell, E.E. (2012) The antimicrobial properties of montmorillonite and Laponite composites containing tetracycline and ciprofloxacin, Presented at PharmSci 2012, Nottingham, UK, 13th September 2012.

Hamilton, R., Bonenfant, O., Roberts, M., Hutcheon, G., & Gaskell, E.E. (2012) The antimicrobial properties of clay composites containing tetracycline and ciprofloxacin, Presented at the 6th Mid-European Clay Conference, Průhonice, Czech Republic, 4th-9th September 2012. [This work won first prize in the poster awards]

Gaskell, E.E., Hamilton, R., Hutcheon, G., & Roberts, M. (2012) Antibacterial properties of Cu- and Zn-exchanged Laponites, Presented at the 6th Mid-European Clay Conference, Průhonice, Czech Republic, 4th-9th September 2012.

Hamilton, R., Roberts, M., Hutcheon, G., & Gaskell, E.E. (2012) An investigation of ciprofloxacin adsorption onto clays for optimal drug release, Presented at the Salford Postgraduate Annual Research Conference, Salford University, UK, 30th-31st May 2012. [View]

Hamilton, R., Roberts, M., Hutcheon, G., & Gaskell, E.E. (2012) An investigation of ciprofloxacin adsorption onto clays for optimal drug release, Presented at the LJMU Faculty of Science Research Seminar, Liverpool John Moores University, UK, 9th May 2012. [This work won second prize in the poster awards]

Hamilton, R., Roberts, M., Hutcheon, G., & Gaskell, E.E. (2012) Utilising montmorillonite K-10 and Laponite for delivery of ciprofloxacin. Presented at the UK & Ireland Controlled Release Society, Aston University, UK, 2nd May 2012. [View]

Hamilton, R., Cavell, G., (2011) The appropriateness of prescribing of intravenous and oral paracetamol to hospital inpatients. Presented at the UK Clinical Pharmacy Association Autumn Symposium, Leicester, UK, 19th November 2011. [View]

Invited Presentations

Hamilton, R., (2019) Engaging the Next Generation (in antimicrobial resistance), Presented at the Royal Pharmaceutical Society Science and Research Summit, London, UK, 8th February 2019

Hamilton, R., (2019) Adapting e-Bug activities and materials to develop a programme-on-a-plate for Beavers, Cubs, and Scouts, Presented at the e-Bug 10 year anniversary conference, London, UK, 18th January 2019 [Winner of the implementation presentation prize]

Hamilton, R., (2018) The next generation of Antibiotic Guardians – Leicestershire Beavers, Cubs, and Scouts are keeping antibiotics working. Presented at the Antibiotic Guardian conference, London, UK, 27th June 2018 [View] [Project won the Children & Family Antibiotic Guardian Award for 2018]

Middleton, H., & Hamilton, R., (2015) Faculty Portfolio Building: Walking you through the journey whatever your starting point. Presented at the UKCPA Autumn Symposium, Leicester, UK, 14th November 2015.

Hamilton, R. (2014) Development and evaluation of antibacterial polymer-phyllosilicate composite systems for the treatment of infected wounds. Presented at the 51st Annual Meeting of the Clay Minerals Society, Texas A&M University, College Station, Texas, USA, 20th May 2014.

Hamilton, R. (2012) Personal Reflection on the MPharm Degree. Presented at the Royal Pharmaceutical Society Education Meeting – Innovating Pharmacy Education for the Future, BMA House, London, 12th November 2012. [View]

Hamilton, R. (2012) Being a young leader in Pharmacy. Presented at the Centre for Pharmacy Postgraduate Education – Leadership Event, Manchester, UK, 4th March 2012.

Hamilton, R. (2012) Social Media – For Pharmacy Continuing Professional Development. Presented at the West Yorkshire Local Practice Forum Showcase Event, Brighouse, UK, 26th February 2012.

Hamilton, R. (2011) Social Media – For Pharmacy Continuing Professional Development. Presented at the West Yorkshire Local Practice Forum Locality Meeting, Halifax, UK, 8th December 2011.

Hamilton, R. (2011) Social Media – For Pharmacy Individuals and Organisations. Presented as a Keynote session at the UK Clinical Pharmacy Association & Guild of Healthcare Pharmacists Joint Conference, Nottingham, UK, 20th May 2011.  [View]

Blogs

Hamilton, R. (2014). To extend the lifespan of new drugs, we need to learn to use them better. The Conversation, online. [View]

Hamilton, R. (2014). Attending conferences can give you more than you expect. Pharmacy Research UK, Guest Blog, online. [View]

Consultation Responses and Statements

Davies, J., Hamilton, R., & Kakad, V. (2012) The imbalance between pre-registration training and undergraduate pharmacy student numbers – a BPSA discussion paper. British Pharmaceutical Students’ Association, Published 16th July 2012. [View]

Hamilton, R. (2012) Consultation Response – Law Commission Consultation on the Regulation of Health and Social Care Professionals. British Pharmaceutical Students’ Association, Published 30th May 2012. [View]

Hamilton, R. (2012) Consultation Response: The General Pharmaceutical Council’s Consultation on the draft standards for registered pharmacies. British Pharmaceutical Students’ Association, Submitted online, 5th May 2012.

Hamilton, R. (2011) Feedback on the General Pharmaceutical Council’s Draft Guidance for Consent, Confidentiality, Raising Concerns, and Maintaining Professional Boundaries. British Pharmaceutical Students’ Association, published 15th December 2011.

Hamilton, R. (2011) Satement of Opinion: Proposed recommendations for the improved running and administration of the General Pharmaceutical Council’s Registration Examination. British Pharmaceutical Students’ Association, published 17th October 2011.

Guidance Documents

BPSA, NHS PEDC, and Pharmacy Voice (2013) Guidance for students about the management of conditional pre-registration pharmacist training offers. Published online [View]

Hamilton, R  (2013) Social Media for CPD. Royal Pharmaceutical Society, published online [View]

Royal Pharmaceutical Society (2013) Top Social Media Tips for Pharmacists. Royal Pharmaceutical Society, published online [View]

Royal Pharmaceutical Society (2013) Social Media for Pharmacists. Royal Pharmaceutical Society, published online [View]