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.

Thursday, 14 September 2017

August’s CEAs, systematic reviews and epidemiological models in LMICs

To help us keep on top of current research in low and middle-income countries, we are running a monthly search of research that is aligned to our core research interests.  It's a simple search strategy, with those published in August that are most aligned to our interests listed below.  The full list of articles is kept in our "Searches archive" in the right-hand column.
  • Damian DJ, Njau B, Lisasi E, Msuya SE, Boulle A. Trends in maternal and neonatal mortality in South Africa: a systematic review protocol. Systematic reviews. 2017;6(1):165.
  • Horton S, Gelband H, Jamison D, Levin C, Nugent R, Watkins D. Ranking 93 health interventions for low- and middle-income countries by cost-effectiveness. PloS one. 2017;12(8):e0182951.
  • James R, Khim K, Boudarene L, Yoong J, Phalla C, Saint S, et al. Tuberculosis active case finding in Cambodia: a pragmatic, cost-effectiveness comparison of three implementation models. BMC infectious diseases. 2017;17(1):580.
  • Morais DC, Moraes LFS, Silva D, Pinto CA, Novaes JF. Methodological aspects of dietary quality assessment in Brazil: systematic review. Ciencia & saude coletiva. 2017;22(8):2671-80.
  • Ngalesoni F, Ruhago G, Mayige M, Oliveira TC, Robberstad B, Norheim OF, et al. Cost-effectiveness analysis of population-based tobacco control strategies in the prevention of cardiovascular diseases in Tanzania. PloS one. 2017;12(8):e0182113
Image: Research by Thomas Haynie