KSR staff publications

2009

Armstrong N, Vale L, Deverill M, Nabi G, McClinton S, N'Dow J, et al. Surgical treatments for men with benign prostatic enlargement: cost effectiveness study. BMJ 2009;338:b1288. Full text

 

Kleijnen J, Bekkering T. Verfahrensweisen und methoden zur nutzenbewertung von arzneimitteln in Deutschland - ein auftragsgutachten - erwiderung. Dtsch Med Wochenschr 2009;134(7):320. Full text

 

Kleijnen J. Clinical safety and tolerability of ibuprofen compared with paracetamol in pediatric pain and fever. A systematic review. Minerva Pediatrica 2009;61(6):757. Link

 

Harden M, Wright K, Misso K. How to review a paper. J Health Serv Res Policy 2009;14(4):225-56. Abstract

 

Moher D, Liberati A, Tetzlaff J, Altman DG, the PRISMA Group. Preferred Reporting Items for Systematic Reviews and Meta-Analyses: the PRISMA statement. Ann Intern Med 2009;151(4):264-9. Full text

 

Manning N, Konno R. The effectiveness of personal protective equipment at reducing the transmission of meticillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA), and vancomycin resistant enterococci (VRE). In: The systematic review of infection control literature relating to environmental cleaning and multi-resistant organisms to provide the evidence underpinning the revised infection control guidelines for the prevention of transmission of infectious diseases in the healthcare setting: prepared by The Joanna Briggs Institute for The National Health and Medical Research Council, 2009.

 

Honest H, Forbes CA, Duree KH, Norman G, Duffy SB, Tsourapas A, Roberts TE, Barton PM, Jowett SM, Hyde CJ, Khan K. Screening to prevent spontaneous preterm birth: systematic reviews of accuracy and effectiveness literature with economic modelling. Health Technol Assess 2009;13(43):1-627. Full text

 

Riemsma R, Bala M, Wolff R, Kleijnen J. Non-surgical ablation methods for primary malignant liver tumours and liver metastases [CVZ report]. Diemen, Netherlands: College voor zorgverzekeringen (CVZ), 2009. 

 

Weatherly HLA, Griffin SC, Mc Daid C, Duree KH, Davies RJO, Stradling JR, Westwood ME, Sculpher MJ. An economic analysis of continuous positive airway pressure for the treatment of obstructive sleep apnea-hypopnea syndrome. Int J Technol Assess Health Care 2009;25(1):26-34. Full text

 

Rodgers M, Hodges R, Hawkins J, Hollingworth W, Duffy S, McKibbin M, Mansfield M, Harbord R, Sterne J, Glasziou P, Whiting P, Westwood M. Colour vision testing for diabetic retinopathy: a systematic review of diagnostic accuracy and economic evaluation. Health Technol Assess 2009;13(60):1-160. Full text

 

Tsourapas A, Roberts TE, Barton PM, Honest H, Forbes C, Hyde CJ, Khan KS. An economic evaluation of alternative test-intervention strategies to prevent spontaneous pre-term birth in singleton pregnancies. Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 2009;88(12):1319-30. Abstract

 

Wright K, Misso K, Harden M. Population health: data, trends and indicators. J Health Serv Res Policy 2009;15(1):62-4. Abstract

 

Robson SC, Kelly T, Howel D, Deverill M, Hewison J, Lie MLS, Stamp E, Armstrong N, May C. Randomised preference trial of medical versus surgical termination of pregnancy less than 14 weeks' gestation (TOPS). Health Technol Assess 2009;13(53):1-124. Full text

 

Strassmann R, Bausch B, Spaar A, Kleijnen J, Braendli O, Puhan MA. Smoking cessation interventions in COPD: a network meta-analysis of randomised trials. Eur Respir J 2009;34(3):634-40. Full text

 

Southey ER, Soares-Weiser K, Kleijnen J. Systematic review and meta-analysis of the clinical safety and tolerability of ibuprofen compared with paracetamol in paediatric pain and fever. Curr Med Res Opin 2009;25(9):2207-22. Abstract

 

Schmucker C, Grosselfinger R, Riemsma R, Antes G, Lange S, Lagreze W, Kleijnen J. Effectiveness of screening preschool children for amblyopia: a systematic review. BMC ophthalmol 2009;9:3. Full text

 

Schmucker C, Grosselfinger R, Riemsma R, Antes G, Lange S, Lagreze W, Kleijnen J. Diagnostic accuracy of vision screening tests for the detection of amblyopia and its risk factors: a systematic review. Graefes Arch Clin Exp Ophthalmol 2009;247(11):1441-54. Abstract

 

Liberati A, Altman DG, Tetzlaff J, Mulrow C, Gøtzsche PC, Ioannidis JPA, Clarke M, Devereaux PJ, Kleijnen J, Moher D. The PRISMA statement for reporting systematic reviews and meta-analyses of studies that evaluate health care interventions: explanation and elaboration. J Clin Epidemiol 2009;62(10):e1-e34. Full text


Liberati A, Altman DG, Tetzlaff J, Mulrow C, Gøtzsche PC, Ioannidis JPA, Clarke M, Devereaux PJ, Kleijnen J, Moher D. The PRISMA statement for reporting systematic reviews and meta-analyses of studies that evaluate health care interventions: explanation and elaboration. PLoS Med 2009;6(7):e1000100. Full text

 

Liberati A, Altman DG, Tetzlaff J, Mulrow C, Gøtzsche PC, Ioannidis JPA, Clarke M, Devereaux PJ, Kleijnen J, Moher D. The PRISMA statement for reporting systematic reviews and meta-analyses of studies that evaluate healthcare interventions: explanation and elaboration. BMJ 2009;339:b2700 Full text 

 

Liberati A, Altman DG, Tetzlaff J, Mulrow C, Gøtzsche PC, Ioannidis JPA, Clarke M, Devereaux PJ, Kleijnen J, Moher D. The PRISMA statement for reporting systematic reviews and meta-analyses of studies that evaluate health care interventions: explanation and elaboration. Ann Intern Med 2009;151(4):W65-94. Full text

 

Renfrew MJ, Craig D, Dyson L, McCormick F, Rice S, King SE, Misso K, Stenhouse E, Williams AF. Breastfeeding promotion for infants in neonatal units: a systematic review and economic analysis. Health Technol Assess 2009;13(40):1-170. Full text

 

Puhan MA, Bachmann LM, Kleijnen J, Ter Riet G, Kessels AG. Inhaled drugs to reduce exacerbations in patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease: a network meta-analysis. BMC Med 2009;7:2. Full text

 

Phillips B, Westwood M. Testing our understanding of tests. Arch Dis Child 2009;94(3):178-9. Abstract

 

Pearson JF, Hughes S, Chambers K, Lang SH. Polarized fluid movement and not cell death, creates luminal spaces in adult prostate epithelium. Cell Death Differ 2009;16(3):475-82. Full text

 

Light K, Misso K, Stirk L. How to find research before publication. J Health Serv Res Policy 2009;14(1):62-4. Link

 

Light K, Misso K. Health policy websites. J Health Serv Res Policy 2009;14(2):126-8. Link

 

Light K, Misso K, Harden M. National clinical guidance. J Health Serv Res Policy 2009;14(3):190-2. Link

 

McDaid C, Griffin S, Weatherly H, Duree K, van der Burgt M, van Hout S, Akers J, Davies RJO, Sculpher M, Westwood M. Continuous positive airway pressure devices for the treatment of obstructive sleep apnoea-hypopnoea syndrome: a systematic review and economic analysis. Health Technol Assess 2009;13(4):1-119. Full text

 

Lang SH, Frame FM, Collins AT. Prostate cancer stem cells. J Pathol 2009;217(2):299-306. Full text

 

Kleijnen J, Wolff R, Gnadinger M. Blunted nocturnal fall in blood pressure in isolated clinical hypertension. Swiss Med Wkly 2009;139(45-46):676; author reply 676. Full text

 

Iblher P, Iblher H, Wolff RF, Harbs H, Hüppe M, Eichler W. Neue Wege in der Notfallausbildung von Medizinstudierenden – Evaluation eines multizentrischen, studentisch geleiteten Kurskonzepts. Der Anaesthesist 2009;58(4):362-9. Abstract

 

Diener MK, Wolff RF, von Elm E, Rahbari NN, Mavergames C, Knaebel H-P, et al. Can decision making in general surgery be based on evidence? An empirical study of Cochrane Reviews. Surgery 2009;146(3):444-61. Abstract

 

Burch J, Paulden M, Conti S, Stock C, Corbett M, Welton NJ, Ades AE, Sutton A, Cooper N, Elliot AJ, Nicholson K, Duffy S, McKenna C, Stewart L, Westwood M, Palmer S. Antiviral drugs for the treatment of influenza: a systematic review and economic evaluation. Health Technol Assess 2009;13(58):1-265. Full text

 

Burch J, Corbett M, Stock C, Nicholson K, Elliot AJ, Duffy S, Westwood M, Palmer S, Stewart L. Prescription of anti-influenza drugs for healthy adults: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Lancet Infect Dis 2009;9(9):537-45. Abstract

 

Blümle A, Meerpohl J, Wolff R, Antes G. Evidenzbasierte Medizin und Systematische Übersichtsarbeiten: Die Rolle der Cochrane Collaboration. MKG-Chirurg 2009;2(2):86-92. Abstract

 

Bekkering GE, Rutjes AWS, Vlassov VV, Aebersold DM, von Bremen K, Juni P, Kleijnen J. The effectiveness and safety of proton radiation therapy for indications of the eye : a systematic review. Strahlenther Onkol 2009;185(4):211-21. Abstract

 

Bausch B, Spaar A, Kleijnen J, Puhan MA. Quality of randomised trials in COPD. Eur Respir J 2009;34(5):1060-5. Full text