KSR staff publications

2006

Whiting PF, Weswood ME, Rutjes AWS, Reitsma JB, Bossuyt PN, Kleijnen J. Evaluation of QUADAS, a tool for the quality assessment of diagnostic accuracy studies. BMC Med Res Methodol 2006;6:9. Full text

 

Riemsma R, Clar C, Nixon Y, Kleijnen J. Systematic review of (cost-)effectiveness of lifestyle interventions for people with impaired glucose tolerance or type 2 diabetes mellitus in combination with obesity [CVZ report]. Diemen, Netherlands: College voor zorgverzekeringen (CVZ), 2006.


Bala M, Riemsma R, Nixon Y, Kleijnen J. Systematic review of the (cost-)effectiveness of Spinal Cord Stimulation for people with chronic pain [CVZ report]. Diemen, Netherlands: College voor zorgverzekeringen (CVZ), 2006.

 

Woolacott N, Hawkins N, Mason A, Kainth A, Khadjesari Z, Vergel YB, Misso K. Light K, Chalmers R, Sculpher M, Riemsma R. Etanercept and efalizumab for the treatment of psoriasis: a systematic review. Health Technol Assess 2006;10(46):1-233. Full text


Woolacott N, Bravo Vergel Y, Hawkins N, Kainth A, Khadjesari Z, Misso K, Light K, Asseburg C, Palmer S, Claxton K, Bruce I, Sculpher M, Riemsma R. Etanercept and infliximab for the treatment of psoriatic arthritis: a systematic review and economic evaluation. Health Technol Assess 2006;10(31):1-239. Full text

 

Wolff R, Schmucker C, Lagreze W, Antes G. Evidenzbasierte Medizin - Bedeutung für die Augenheilkunde: Alter Wein in neuen Schläuchen? Zeitschrift Für Praktische Augenheilkunde & Augenärztliche Fortbildung 2006;27(9):429-32.

 

Wolff R. Evidenz zu Diabetes mellitus aus der Cochrane Library. Atem & Schlaf 2006;3(4):26-8.

 

Woolacott N, Orton L, Beynon S, Myers L, Forbes C. Systematic review of the clinical effectiveness of self care support networks in health and social care [CRD Report 34]. York: Centre for Reviews and Dissemination, 2006. Full text

 

Lockwood C, Florence Z, Causby R, Riemsma R, Kleijnen J. An evidence review on the interventions and services available for the treatment and diagnosis of allergies. York: Kleijnen Systematic Reviews Ltd, 2006. Full text
 

Woolacott NF, Khadjesari ZCS, Bruce IN, Riemsma RP. Etanercept and infliximab for the treatment of psoriatic arthritis: a systematic review. Clin Exp Rheumatol 2006;24(5):587-93. Full text

 

Wolff R, Antes G. Evidenzbasierung - woher kommt die Evidenz und wie wird sie bewertet und genutzt? Forum Public Health; Forschung - Lehre - Praxis 2006;14(52):8-9.

 

Wolff R. Evidenz zu COPD aus der Cochrane Library. Atem & Schlaf 2006;3(3):38-40.

 

Whiting P, Westwood M, Bojke L, Palmer S, Richardson G, Cooper J, Watt I, Glanville J, Sculpher M, Kleijnen J. Clinical effectiveness and cost-effectiveness of tests for the diagnosis and investigation of urinary tract infection in children: a systematic review and economic model. Health Technol Assess 2006;10(36):1-154. Full text

 

Whiting P, Gupta R, Burch J, Mota REM, Wright K, Marson A, Weishmann U, Haycox A, Kleijnen J, Forbes C. A systematic review of the effectiveness and cost-effectiveness of neuroimaging assessments used to visualise the seizure focus in people with refractory epilepsy being considered for surgery. Health Technol Assess 2006;10(4):1-250. Full text

 

Walach H, Linde K, Eichenberger R, Stalder H, Kristensen FB, Kleijnen J. Summary consensus statement of the PEK review board regarding the PEK process and the PEK products. J Altern Complement Med 2006;12(3):347-8. First page

 

Walach H, Linde K, Eichenberger R, Stalder H, Borlum Kristensen F, Kleijnen J, Swiss Complementary Medicine Evaluation Programme. Summary consensus statement of the Review Board of the Swiss Complementary Medicine Evaluation Programme, (Programme Evaluation Komplementarmedizin, PEK) regarding the PEK process and products. Homeopathy 2006;95(1):28-30. Abstract


Rodgers MA, Hempel S, Aho T, Kelly JD, Kleijnen J, Westwood M. Diagnostic tests used in the investigation of adult haematuria: a systematic review. BJU Int 2006;98(6):1154-60. Full text

 

Rodgers M, Nixon J, Hempel S, Aho T, Kelly J, Neal D, Duffy S, Ritchie G, Kleijnen J, Westwood M. Diagnostic tests and algorithms used in the investigation of haematuria: systematic reviews and economic evaluation. Health Technol Assess 2006;10(18):1-259. Full text

 

McDaid CM, Hartley S, Bagnall A-M, Ritchie G, Light K, Riemsma RP. Need for high-quality studies in health technology assessments: the case of a systematic review of treatment for retinoblastoma. Int J Technol Assess Health Care 2006;22(4):408-18. Abstract

 

Main C, Bojke L, Griffin S, Norman G, Barbieri M, Mather L, Stark D, Palmer S, Riemsma R. Topotecan, pegylated liposomal doxorubicin hydrochloride and paclitaxel for second-line or subsequent treatment of advanced ovarian cancer: a systematic review and economic evaluation. Health Technol Assess 2006;10(9):1-132. Full text

 

Lang B, Wolff R. Die Cochrane Library: Evidenz zum Schlafapnoe-Syndrom. Atem & Schlaf 2006;3(1):36-7.

 

Lang B, Wolff R. Evidenz zu pulmonaler Hypertonie und Restless-Legs-Syndrom aus der Cochrane Library. Atem & Schlaf 2006;3(2):22-3.

 

Kleijnen J. New methods in the assessment of diagnostic procedures. Z Arztl Fortbild Qualitatssich 2006;100(7):519-25.

 

King S, Griffin S, Hodges Z, Weatherly H, Asseburg C, Richardson G, Golder S, Taylor E, Drummond M, Riemsma R. A systematic review and economic model of the effectiveness and cost-effectiveness of methylphenidate, dexamfetamine and atomoxetine for the treatment of attention deficit hyperactivity disorder in children and adolescents. Health Technol Assess 2006;10(23):1-146. Full text

 

Golder S, Misso K. Introducing the new interface for the CRD databases. Libraries for Nursing 2006;26(3):34-40.

 

Fisher D, Baird J, Payne L, Lucas P, Kleijnen J, Roberts H, Law C. Are infant size and growth related to burden of disease in adulthood? a systematic review of literature. Int J Epidemiol 2006;35(5):1196-210. Full text


Eichler K, Hempel S, Wilby J, Myers L, Bachmann LM, Kleijnen J. Diagnostic value of systematic biopsy methods in the investigation of prostate cancer: a systematic review. J Urol 2006;175(5):1605-12. Abstract

 

Collins R, Trowman R, Norman G, Light K, Birtle A, Fenwick E, Palmer S.
Riemsma R. A systematic review of the effectiveness of docetaxel and mitoxantrone for the treatment of metastatic hormone-refractory prostate cancer. Br J Cancer 2006;95(4):457-62. Full text

 

Chambers D, Bagnall A-M, Hempel S, Forbes C. Interventions for the treatment, management and rehabilitation of patients with chronic fatigue syndrome/myalgic encephalomyelitis: an updated systematic review. J R Soc Med 2006;99(10):506-20. Full text

 

Brown P, Brunnhuber K, Chalkidou K, Chalmers I, Clarke M, Fenton M, Forbes C, Glanville J, Hicks NJ, Moody J, Twaddle S, Timimi H, Young P. How to formulate research recommendations. BMJ 2006;333(7572):804-6. Abstract