MS Register: COVID-19 publications


The UK MS Register has produced nine publications as a result of all the COVID-19 research. We have received over 80,000 COVID questionnaire responses which is incredible. We would like to thank all of our participants and also all the staff at NHS Partner Sites.

Here is a list of at the relevant publications.

1 Garjani A, Middleton RM, Nicholas R, et al. Recovery From COVID-19 in Multiple Sclerosis: A Prospective and Longitudinal Cohort Study of the United Kingdom Multiple Sclerosis Register. Neurol Neuroimmunol Neuroinflamm2022;9:e1118. doi:10.1212/NXI.0000000000001118

2 Middleton R, Craig E, Rodgers W, et al. COVID-19 in Multiple Sclerosis: Clinically reported outcomes from the UK Multiple Sclerosis Register. Multiple Sclerosis and Related Disorders 2021;56:103317. doi:10.1016/j.msard.2021.103317

3 Huang Y, Rodgers WJ, Middleton RM, et al. Willingness to receive a COVID-19 vaccine in people with multiple sclerosis – UK MS Register survey. Multiple Sclerosis and Related Disorders 2021;55:103175. doi:10.1016/j.msard.2021.103175

4 Simpson-Yap S, De Brouwer E, Kalincik T, et al. Associations of Disease-Modifying Therapies With COVID-19 Severity in Multiple Sclerosis. Neurology 2021;97:e1870–85. doi:10.1212/WNL.0000000000012753

5 Garjani A, Hunter R, Law GR, et al. Mental health of people with multiple sclerosis during the COVID-19 outbreak: A prospective cohort and cross-sectional case–control study of the UK MS Register. Mult Scler2021;:13524585211020436. doi:10.1177/13524585211020435

6 Nair R das, Hunter R, Garjani A, et al. Challenges of developing, conducting, analysing and reporting a COVID-19 study as the COVID-19 pandemic unfolds: an online co-autoethnographic study. BMJ Open 2021;11:e048788. doi:10.1136/bmjopen-2021-048788

7 Garjani A, Middleton RM, Hunter R, et al. COVID-19 is associated with new symptoms of multiple sclerosis that are prevented by disease modifying therapies. Multiple Sclerosis and Related Disorders 2021;:102939. doi:10.1016/j.msard.2021.102939

8 Evangelou N, Garjani A, dasNair R, et al. Self-diagnosed COVID-19 in people with multiple sclerosis: a community-based cohort of the UK MS Register. J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 2020;:jnnp-2020-324449. doi:10.1136/jnnp-2020-324449

9 Peeters LM, Parciak T, Walton C, et al. COVID-19 in people with multiple sclerosis: A global data sharing initiative. Mult Scler 2020;:135245852094148. doi:10.1177/1352458520941485