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Refereed Journals 2015

Abul Naga, R.H. and Stapenhurst, C. (2015) 'Estimation of inequality indices of the cumulative distribution function', Economics Letters, 130(May), 109-112.

Al-Janabi, H., Flynn, T. N., Peters, T. J., Bryan, S. and Coast, J. (2015) 'Test–retest reliability of capability measurement in the UK general population', Health Economics, 24(5), 625-630.

Anderson, A. S., Caswell, S., Macleod, M., Craigie, A. M., Stead, M., Steele, R. J. and the BeWELTeam, (Ludbrook, A. and Norwood, P. are on the BeWEL Team) (2015) 'Awareness of lifestyle and colorectal cancer risk: findings from the BeWEL study', Biomed Research International, 2015, Article ID: 871613.

Archibald, D., Douglas, F., Hoddinott, P., van Teijlingen, E., Stewart, F., Robertson, C., Boyers, D. and Avenell, A. (2015) 'A qualitative evidence synthesis on the management of male obesity', BMJ Open, 5(10), e008372.

Beasley, M., Prescott, G. J., Scotland, G., McBeth, J., Lovell, K., Keeley, P., Hannaford, P. C., Symmons, D. P. M., MacDonald, R. I. R., Woby, S. and Macfarlane, G. J. (2015) 'Patient-reported improvements in health are maintained 2 years after completing a short course of cognitive behaviour therapy, exercise or both treatments for chronic widespread pain: long-term results from the MUSICIAN randomised controlled trial', RMD Open, 1, e000026.

Boyers, D., Avenell, A., Stewart, F., Robertson, C., Archibald, D., Douglas, F., Hoddinott, P. and van Teijlingen, E. (2015) 'A systematic review of the cost-effectiveness of non-surgical obesity interventions in men', Obesity Research & Clinical Practice, 9(4), 310-327.

Brazzelli, M., Cruickshank, M., Kilonzo, M., Ahmed, I., Stewart, F., McNamee, P., Elders, A., Fraser, C., Avenell, A. and Ramsay, C. (2015) 'Systematic review of the clinical and cost effectiveness of cholecystectomy versus observation/conservative management for uncomplicated symptomatic gallstones or cholecystitis', Surgical Endoscopy, 29(3), 637-647.

Brazzelli, M., Cruickshank, M., Tassie, E., McNamee, P., Robertson, C., Elders, A., Fraser, C., Hernández, R., Lawrie, D., Ramsay, C. (2015) 'Collagenase clostridium histolyticum for the treatment of Dupuytren's contracture: systematic review and economic evaluation', Health Technology Assessment, 19(90).

Brittenden, J., Cotton, S. C., Elders, A., Tassie, E., Scotland, G., Ramsay, C. R., Norrie, J., Burr, J., Francis, J., Wileman, S., Campbell, B., Bachoo, P., Chetter, I., Gough, M., Earnshaw, J., Lees, T., Scott, J., Baker, S. A., MacLennan, G., Prior, M., Bolsover, D. and Campbell, M. K. (2015) 'Clinical effectiveness and cost-effectiveness of foam sclerotherapy, endovenous laser ablation and surgery for varicose veins: results from the Comparison of LAser, Surgery and foam Sclerotherapy (CLASS) randomised controlled trial', Health Technology Assessment, 19(27).

Brown, H. and Pol, M. van der (2015) 'Intergenerational transfer of time and risk preferences', Journal of Economic Psychology, 49(August), 187-204.

Castillo, M. M., Mowatt, G., Elders, A., Lois, N., Fraser, C., Hernández, R., Amoaku, W., Burr, J. M., Lotery, A., Ramsay, C. R. and Azuara-Blanco, A. (2015) 'Optical Coherence Tomography for the monitoring of neovascular age-related macular degeneration: a systematic review', Ophthalmology, 122(2), 399-406.

Combes, J.-B., Delattre, E., Elliott, R. F. and Skåtun, D. (2015) 'Hospital staffing and local pay: an investigation into the impact of local variations in the competitiveness of nurses’ pay on the staffing of hospitals in France', European Journal of Health Economics, 16(7), 763-780.

Davis, J. C., Best, J. R., Bryan, S., Li, L. C., Hsu, C. L., Gomez, C., Vertes, K. and Liu-Ambrose, T. (2015) 'Mobility is a key predictor of changes in wellbeing among older fallers: Evidence from the Vancouver Falls Prevention Cohort', Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, 96(9), 1634-1640.

Davis, J. C. and Bryan, S. (2015) 'Patient Reported Outcome Measures (PROMs) have arrived in sports and exercise medicine: why do they matter?', British Journal of Sports Medicine, 49(24), 1545-1546.

Davis, J. C., Bryan, S., Best, J. R., Li, L. C., Hsu, C. L., Gomez, C., Vertes, K. A. and Liu-Ambrose, T. (2015) 'Mobility predicts change in older adults' health-related quality of life: evidence from a Vancouver falls prevention prospective cohort study', Health and Quality of Life Outcomes, 13(1), 101.

Davis, J. C., Bryan, S., Li, L. C., Best, J. R., Hsu, C. L., Gomez, C., Vertes, K. A. and Liu-Ambrose, T. (2015) 'Mobility and cognition are associated with wellbeing and health related quality of life among older adults: a cross-sectional analysis of the Vancouver Falls Prevention Cohort', BMC Geriatrics, 15, 75.

Falster, M. O., Jorm, L. R., Douglas, K. A., Blyth, F. M., Elliott, R. F. and Leyland, A. H. (2015) 'Sociodemographic and health characteristics, rather than primary care supply, are major drivers of geographic variation in preventable hospitalizations in Australia', Medical Care, 53(5), 436-445.

Feng, Y., Ma, A., Farrar, S. and Sutton, M. (2015) 'The tougher the better: an economic analysis of increased payment thresholds on the performance of general practices', Health Economics, 24(3), 353-371.

Geneen, L. J., Martin, D. J., Adams, N., Clarke, C., Dunbar, M., Jones, D., McNamee, P., Schofield, P. and Smith, B. H. (2015) 'Effects of education to facilitate knowledge about chronic pain for adults: a systematic review with meta-analysis', Systematic Reviews, 4, 132.

Gregson, B. A., Rowan, E. N., Francis, R., McNamee, P., Boyers, D., Mitchell, P., McColl, E., Chambers, I. R., Unterberg, A. and Mendelow, A. D. (2015) 'Surgical Trial In Traumatic intraCerebral Haemorrhage (STITCH): a randomised controlled trial of Early Surgery compared with Initial Conservative Treatment', Health Technology Assessment, 19(70).

Honda, A., Ryan, M., van Niekerk, R. and McIntyre, D. (2015) 'Improving the public health sector in South Africa: eliciting public preferences using a discrete choice experiment', Health Policy and Planning, 30(5), 600-611.

Javanbakht, M., Keshtkaran, A., Shabaninejad, H., Karami, H., Zakerinia, M. and Delavari S. (2015) ‘Comparison of blood transfusion plus chelation therapy and bone marrow transplantation in patients with beta-thalassemia: application of SF-36, EQ-5D, and visual analogue scale measures,' International Journal of Health Policy and Management, 4(11), 733-740.

Javanbakht, M., Mashayekhi, A., Baradaran, H. R., Haghdoost, A. and Afshin, A. (2015) 'Projection of diabetes population size and associated economic burden through 2030 in Iran: evidence from micro-simulation Markov model and Bayesian meta-analysis', PLoS One, 10(7), e0132505.

Javanbakht, M., Moradi-Lakeh, M., Yaghoubi, M., Esteghamati, A., Mansour Ghanaie, R., Mahmoudi, S., Shamshiri, A. R., Zahraei, S. M., Baxter, L., Shakerian, S., Chaudhri, I., Fleming, J. A., Munier, A. and Baradaran, H. R. (2015) 'Cost-effectiveness analysis of the introduction of rotavirus vaccine in Iran', Vaccine, 33 Suppl 1, A192-A200.

Kenter, J. O., O'Brien, L., Hockley, N., Ravenscroft, N., Fazey, I., Irvine, K. N., Reed, M. S., Christie, M., Brady, E., Bryce, R., Church, A., Cooper, N., Davies, A., Evely, A., Everard, M., Fish, R., Fisher, J. A., Jobstvogt, N., Molloy, C., Orchard-Webb, J., Ranger, S., Ryan, M., Watson, V. and Williams, S. (2015) 'What are shared and social values of ecosystems?', Ecological Economics, 111, 86-99.

Krucien, N., Gafni, A. and Pelletier-Fleury, N. (2015) 'Empirical testing of the external validity of a discrete choice experiment to determine preferred treatment option: the case of sleep apnea', Health Economics, 24(8), 951-965.

Krucien, N., Le Vaillant, M. and Pelletier-Fleury, N. (2014) 'What are the patients' preferences for the Chronic Care Model? An application to the obstructive sleep apnoea syndrome', Health Expectations, 18(6), 2536-2548.

Mendelow, A. D., Gregson, B. A., Rowan, E. N., Francis, R., McColl, E., McNamee, P., Chambers, I., Unterberg, A. W., Boyers, D. and Mitchell, P. (2015) 'Early surgery versus initial conservative treatment in patients with traumatic intracerebral haemorrhage [STITCH (Trauma)]: the first randomised trial', Journal of Neurotrauma, 32(17), 1312-1323.

McAteer, A., Yi, D., Watson, V., Norwood, P., Ryan, M., Hannaford, P. C. and Elliott, A. M. (2015) 'Exploring preferences for symptom management in primary care: a discrete choice experiment using a questionnaire survey', British Journal of General Practice, 65(636), e478-e488.

Macfarlane, G. J., Barnish, M. S., Jones, E. A., Kay, L., Keat, A., Meldrum, K. T., Pathan, E., Sturrock, R.D., Zabke, C., McNamee, P. and Jones, G. T. (2015) ‘The British Society for Rheumatology Biologics Registers in Ankylosing Spondylitis (BSRBR-AS) study: protocol for a prospective cohort study of the long-term safety and quality of life outcomes of biologic treatment', BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders, 16(1), 347.

McGregor, M. J., Murphy, J. M., Poss, J. W., McGrail, K. M., Kuramoto, L., Huang, H. C. and Bryan, S. (2015) '24/7 registered nurse staffing coverage in Saskatchewan nursing homes and acute hospital use', Canadian Journal on Aging, 34(4), 492-505.

Morgan, H., Hoddinott, P., Thomson, G., Crossland, N., Farrar, S., Yi, D., Hislop, J., Moran, V. H., MacLennan, G., Dombrowski, S. U., Rothnie, K., Stewart, F., Bauld, L., Ludbrook, A., Dykes, F., Sniehotta, F. F., Tappin, D. and Campbell, M. (2015) 'Benefits of Incentives for Breastfeeding and Smoking cessation in pregnancy (BIBS): a mixed-methods study to inform trial design', Health Technology Assessment, 19(30).

Neilson, A. R., Bruhn, H., Bond, C. M., Elliott, A. M., Smith, B. H., Hannaford, P. C., Holland, R., Lee, A. J., Watson, M., Wright, D. and McNamee, P. (2015) 'Pharmacist-led management of chronic pain in primary care: costs and benefits in a pilot randomised controlled trial', BMJ Open, 5(4), e006874.

Ormston, R., Pol, M. van der, Ludbrook, A., McConville, S. and Amos, A. (2015) 'quit4u: the effectiveness of combining behavioural support, pharmacotherapy and financial incentives to support smoking cessation', Health Education Research, 30(1), 121-133.

Pickard, R., Starr, K., MacLennan, G., Lam, T., Thomas, R., Burr, J., McPherson, G., McDonald, A., Anson, K., N'Dow, J., Burgess, N., Clark, T., Kilonzo, M., Gillies, K., Shearer, K., Boachie, C., Cameron, S., Norrie, J. and McClinton, S. (2015) 'Medical expulsive therapy in adults with ureteric colic: a multicentre, randomised, placebo-controlled trial', The Lancet, 386(9991), 341-349.

Pickard, R., Starr, K., MacLennan, G., Kilonzo, M., Lam, T., Thomas, R., Burr, J., Norrie, J., McPherson, G., McDonald, A., Shearer, K., Gillies, K., Anson, K., Boachie, C., N'Dow, J., Burgess, N., Clark, T., Cameron, S. and McClinton, S. (2015) ' Use of drug therapy in the management of symptomatic ureteric stones in hospitalised adults: a multicentre, placebo-controlled, randomised controlled trial and cost-effectiveness analysis of a calcium channel blocker (nifedipine) and an alpha-blocker (tamsulosin) (the SUSPEND trial)', Health Technology Assessment, 19(63).

Pol, M. van der, Walsh, D. and McCartney, G. (2015) 'Comparing time and risk preferences across three post-industrial UK cities', Social Science and Medicine, 140(September), 54-61.

Pollard, S., Bansback, N. and Bryan, S. (2015) 'Physician attitudes toward shared decision making: a systematic review', Patient Education and Counseling, 98(9), 1046-1057.

Ryan, M., Yi, D., Avenell, A., Douglas, F., Aucott, L., van Teijlingen, E. and Vale, L. (2015) 'Gaining pounds by losing pounds: preferences for lifestyle interventions to reduce obesity', Health Economics, Policy, and Law, 10(2), 161-182.

Sharma, P., Boyers, D., Scott, N., Hernández, R., Fraser, C., Cruickshank, M., Ahmed, I., Ramsay, C. and Brazelli, M. (2015) ‘The clinical effectiveness and cost-effectiveness of open mesh repairs in adults presenting with a clinically diagnosed primary unilateral inguinal hernia who are operated in an elective setting: systematic review and economic evaluation', Health Technology Assessment, 19(92).

Sharma, P., Scotland, G., Cruickshank, M., Tassie, E., Fraser, C., Burton, C., Croal, B., Ramsay, C. R. and Brazzelli, M. (2015) 'Is self-monitoring an effective option for people receiving long-term vitamin K antagonist therapy? A systematic review and economic evaluation', BMJ Open, 5(6), e007758.

Sharma, P., Scotland, G., Cruickshank, M., Tassie, E., Fraser, C., Burton, C., Croal, B., Ramsay, C. R. and Brazzelli, M. (2015) 'The clinical effectiveness and cost-effectiveness of point-of-care tests (CoaguChek system, INRatio2 PT/INR monitor and ProTime Microcoagulation system) for the self-monitoring of the coagulation status of people receiving long-term vitamin K antagonist therapy, compared with standard UK practice: systematic review and economic evaluation', Health Technology Assessment, 19(48).

Stoddart, A., Pol, M. van der, Pinnock, H., Hanley, J., McCloughan, L., Todd, A., Krishan, A. and McKinstry, B. (2015) 'Telemonitoring for chronic obstructive pulmonary disease: a cost and cost-utility analysis of a randomised controlled trial', Journal of Telemedicine and Telecare, 21(2), 108-118.

Tsiachristas, A., Wallenburg, I., Bond, C. M., Elliot, R. F., Busse, R., van Exel, J., Rutten-van Molken, M. P. and de Bont, A. (2015) 'Costs and effects of new professional roles: evidence from a literature review', Health Policy, 119(9), 1176-1187.

Walsh, D., McCartney, G., McCullough, S., Pol, M. van der, Buchanan, D. and Jones, R. (2015) 'Always looking on the bright side of life? Exploring optimism and health in three UK post-industrial urban settings', Journal of Public Health, 37(3), 389-397.

Walsh, D., McCartney, G., McCullough, S., Pol, M. van der, Buchanan, D. and Jones, R. (2015) 'Comparing levels of social capital in three northern post-industrial UK cities', Public Health, 129(6), 629-638.

Whitehurst, D. G., Bryan, S., Lewis, M., Hay, E. M., Mullis, R. and Foster, N. E. (2015) 'Implementing stratified primary care management for low back pain: cost utility analysis alongside a prospective, population-based, sequential comparison study', Spine, 40(6), 405-414.

Williams, I. and Bryan, S. (2015) 'Lonely at the top and stuck in the middle? The ongoing challenge of using cost-effectiveness information in priority setting: Comment on Use of cost-effectiveness data in priority setting decisions: experiences from the national guidelines for heart diseases in Sweden', International Journal of Health Policy and Management, 4(3), 185-7.

Witham, M. D., Band, M. M., Littleford, R. C., Avenell, A., Soiza, R. L., McMurdo, M. E., Sumukadas, D., Ogston, S. A., Lamb, E. J., Hampson, G. and McNamee, P. (2015) 'Does oral sodium bicarbonate therapy improve function and quality of life in older patients with chronic kidney disease and low-grade acidosis (the BiCARB trial)? Study protocol for a randomized controlled trial [protocol]', Trials, 16(1), 326.

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