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.

Tuesday, 10 September 2013

Latest journal articles from HEDS

The following articles were published by researchers within HEDS in August:

Echocardiography in newly diagnosed atrial fibrillation patients: a systematic review and economic evaluation.
Simpson E, Stevenson M, Scope A, Poku E, Minton J, Evans P
Health Technol Assess 17(36):1-264 Aug 2013 Author URL DOI

The cost-effectiveness of diagnostic management strategies for children with minor head injury.
Holmes MW, Goodacre S, Stevenson MD, Pandor A, Pickering A
Arch Dis Child 22 Aug 2013 Author URL DOI

Cost-effectiveness analysis of enhancements to angioplasty for infrainguinal arterial disease.
Kearns BC, Michaels JA, Stevenson MD, Thomas SM
British Journal of Surgery 100(9):1180-1188 Aug 2013 DOI

Trend analysis and modelling of gender-specific age, period and birth cohort effects on alcohol abstention and consumption level for drinkers in Great Britain using the General Lifestyle Survey 1984-2009.
Meng Y, Holmes J, Hill-McManus D, Brennan A, Meier P
Addiction 14 Aug 2013 Author URL DOI

Home telemonitoring or structured telephone support programmes after recent discharge in patients with heart failure: systematic review and economic evaluation.
Pandor A, Thokala P, Gomersall T, Baalbaki H, Stevens J, Wang J, Wong R, Brennan A, Fitzgerald P
Health Technol Assess 17(32):1-208 Aug 2013 Author URL DOI

Systematic review and meta-analysis of additional technologies to enhance angioplasty for infrainguinal peripheral arterial occlusive disease.
Simpson EL, Michaels JA, Thomas SM, Cantrell AJ
British Journal of Surgery 100(9):1128-1137 Aug 2013 DOI

Brief report: Preliminary evidence of reduced sensitivity in the peripheral visual field of adolescents with autistic spectrum disorder.
Milne E, Scope A, Griffiths H, Codina C, Buckley D
Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders 43(8):1976-1982 Aug 2013 DOI

Is a large scale community programme as effective as a community rehabilitation programme delivered in the setting of a clinical trial?
Goyder EC, Strong M, Green A, Holmes MW, Miles G, Reddington O, Lawson R, Lee A, Basran G
BMC Medical Research Methodology 103-103 13 Aug 2013 DOI