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Last updated: 29 Apr 2020
Areas of interest
Pituitary disease, adrenal disease, thyroid disease, Polycystic ovarian syndrome, parathyroid disease, hypogonadism
Current NHS consultant posts held
Consultant in Diabetes and Endocrinology at Yeovil District Hospital NHS Foundation Trust
Diabetes and Lipids
Williams AJ, Thrower SL, Sequeiros IM, Ward A, Bickerton AS, Triay JM, Callaway MP, Dayan CM. ‘Pancreatic volume is reduced in patients with newly diagnosed type 1 diabetes’ J Clin Endocrinol Metab. 2012; 97 (11): E2109-13.
Kong MF, Bickerton A. ‘Insulin should be prescribed at the outset of diagnosis of type 2 diabetes’. Pract Diab Int 2011; 28 (2):85-87b
Bickerton AS, Roberts R, Fielding BA, Tornqvist H, Blaak EE, Wagenmakers AJ, Gilbert M, Humphreys SM, Karpe F, Frayn KN. Adipose tissue fatty acid metabolism in insulin-resistant men. Diabetologia. 2008; 51(8):1466-74
Roberts R, Bickerton AS, Fielding BA, Blaak EE, Wagenmakers AJ, Chong MF, Gilbert M, Karpe F, Frayn KN. Reduced oxidation of dietary fat after a short term high-carbohydrate diet. Am J Clin Nutr. 2008; 87 (4):824-31.
Chong MF, Hodson L, Bickerton AS, Roberts R, Neville M, Karpe F, Frayn KN, Fielding BA. Parallel activation of de novo lipogenesis and stearoyl-CoA desaturase activity after 3 d of high-carbohydrate feeding. Am K Clin Nutr. 2008; 87(4):817-23.
Hodson L, Bickerton AS, McQuaid SE, Roberts R, Karpe F, Frayn KN, Fielding BA. The contribution of splanchnic fat to triglyceride is greater in insulin-resistant than insulin-sensitive men and women: studies in the postprandial state. Diabetes. 2007; 56(10):2433-41.
Karpe F, Bickerton AS, Hodson L, Fielding BA, Tan GD, Frayn KN. Removal of triacylgiycerols from chylomicrons and VLDL by capillary beds: the basis of lipoprotein remnant formation. Biochem Soc Trans. 2007; 35(Pt 3):472-6. Review
Bickerton AS, Roberts R, Fielding BA, Hodson L, Blaak EE, Wagenmakers AJM, Gilbert M, Karpe F, Frayn KN. Preferential uptake of dietary fatty acids in adipose tissue and muscle in the postprandial period. Diabetes 2007; 56:168-76.
- BM Southampton University Medical School 1994
- Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians Royal College of Physicians (London) 2011
- Doctor of Philosophy Oxford University 2008
Reference number 4108940
Professional bodies (positions held - last 3 yrs)
- Clinical Lead for Diabetes and Endocrinology Yeovil District Hospital NHS Foundation Trust 2014
- Diabetes UK Clinical Champion Yeovil District Hospital NHS Foundation Trust 2015
Details of entry to specialist register
- Endocrinology and diabetes mellitus, 2007
Affiliations / memberships
Member of -
Society for Endocrinology
- Yeovil District Hospital, BA21 4AT
- 13:30 - 15:00
- 07388 845813
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