HEDS is part of the School of Health and Related Research (ScHARR) at the University of Sheffield. We undertake research, teaching, training and consultancy on all aspects of health related decision science, with a particular emphasis on health economics, HTA and evidence synthesis.

Wednesday, 24 November 2010

Conference round-up

The following papers and posts were presented at conferences in recent months:
The cost-effectiveness of non-invasive liver tests for the detection of liver fibrosis in patients with suspected alcohol-related liver disease.  M Stevenson at SMDM; Toronto 22-27 Oct 2010.
Reviewing the evidence used in cost effectiveness models in health technology assessment: a qualitative investigation of current concerns.  E Kaltenthaler, P Tappenden, S Paisley at Cochrane Colloquium; Denver 18-21 Oct 2010.
Diagnostic accuracy of individual characteristics following minor head injury in children: A systematic review.  A Pickering, S Harnan, A Pandor, S Goodacre at European Society of Emergency Medicine(EuSEM); Stockholm 11-14 Oct 2010.
Diagnostic accuracy of individual characteristics following minor head injury in adults: A systematic review.  A Pickering, S Harnan, A Pandor, S Goodacre.  European Society of Emergency Medicine(EuSEM); Stockholm 11-14 Oct 2010.
Management of isolated minor head injury in the United Kingdom.  SW Goodacre, A Pandor, A Pickering.  European Society of Emergency Medicine(EuSEM); Stockholm 11-14 Oct 2010.
Clinical Decision Rules for children with minor head injury: A systematic review
A Pickering, 
S Harnan, P Fitzgerald, A Pandor, S Goodacre.  European Society of Emergency Medicine(EuSEM); Stockholm 11-14 Oct 2010.
A systematic review of Clinical Decision Rules in the management of adult minor head injury.  A Pickering, S Harnan, A Pandor, S Goodacre.  European Society of Emergency Medicine(EuSEM); Stockholm 11-14 Oct 2010.
The role of biochemical markers following minor head injury: A systematic review and meta-analysis.  A Pickering, S Harnan, P Fitzgerald, A Pandor, S Goodacre.  European Society of Emergency Medicine(EuSEM); Stockholm 11-14 Oct 2010.