The following articles were published by researchers within HEDS in July.
Inconsistencies in NICE guidance for acupuncture: Reanalysis and discussion
Latimer NR, Bhanu AC, Whitehurst DG
Acupunct Med 03 Jul 2012 DOI
Testing the Consolidated Framework for Implementation Research on health care innovations from South Yorkshire
Ilott I, Gerrish K, Booth A, Field B
J Eval Clin Pract 04 Jul 2012 DOI
Computer therapy compared with usual care for people with long-standing aphasia poststroke: a pilot randomized controlled trial.
Palmer R, Enderby P, Cooper C, Latimer N, Julious S, Paterson G, Dimairo M, Dixon S, Mortley J, Hilton R, et al.
Stroke 43(7):1904-1911 Jul 2012 DOI
The clinical utility and cost-effectiveness of non-invasive tests for detecting fibrosis in patients with suspected alcohol-related liver disease
Morgan MY, Stevenson MD, Jones ML
GUT 61 Jul 2012 DOI
Developing and testing methods for deriving preference-based measures of health from condition-specific measures (and other patient-based measures of outcome).
Brazier J, Rowen D, Mavranezouli I, Tsuchiya A, Young T, Yang Y, Barkham M, Ibbotson R
Health Technol Assess 16(32):1-114 Jul 2012 DOI
Estimating preference-based EQ-5D health state utilities or item responses from neuropathic pain scores
Gu NY, Bell C, Botteman MF, Ji X, Carter JA, van Hout B
Patient 5(3):185-197 2012 DOI
Interim Scoring for the EQ-5D-5L: Mapping the EQ-5D-5L to EQ-5D-3L Value Sets.
van Hout B, Janssen MF, Feng YS, Kohlmann T, Busschbach J, Golicki D, Lloyd A, Scalone L, Kind P, Pickard AS
Value Health 15(5):708-715 Jul 2012 DOI
Response to Comments on Mulhern et al., "Improving the Measurement of QALYs in Dementia: Developing Patient- and Carer-Reported Health State Classification Systems Using Rasch Analysis".
Mulhern B, Brazier JE, Rowen D, Young TA, Smith SC, Banerjee S
Value Health 15(5):787-788 Jul 2012 DOI