KSR staff publications

2013

Peinemann F, Tushabe DA, Kleijnen J. Using multiple types of studies in systematic reviews of health care interventions: a systematic review. PLoS One 2013;8(12):e85035. Full text

 

Deshpande SN, van Asselt ADI, Tomini F, Armstrong N, Allen A, Noake C, et al. Rapid fetal

fibronectin testing to predict preterm birth in women with symptoms of premature labour:

a systematic review and cost analysis. Health Technol Assess 2013;17(40). Full text

 

Watson JM, Fayter D, Mdege N, Stirk L, Sowden AJ, Godfrey C. Interventions for alcohol and drug problems in outpatient settings: a systematic review. Drug Alcohol Rev 2013;32(4):356-67. Abstract

 

Mdege ND, Fayter D, Watson JM, Stirk L, Sowden A, Godfrey C. Interventions for reducing alcohol consumption among general hospital inpatient heavy alcohol users: a systematic review. Drug Alcohol Depend 2013;131(1-2):1-22. Abstract

 

Riemsma R, Al M, Corro Ramos I, Deshpande S, Armstrong N, Lee YC, Ryder S, Noake C, Krol M, Oppe M, Kleijnen J, Severens H. SeHCAT [tauroselcholic (selenium-75) acid] for the investigation of bile acid malabsorption and measurement of bile acid pool loss: a systematic review and cost-effectiveness analysis. Health Technol Assess. 2013 Dec;17(61):1-236.  Full text

 

Schmucker C, Bluemle A, Briel M, Portalupi S, Lang B, Motschall E, Schwarzer G, Bassler D, Mueller KF, von Elm E, Meerpohl JJ; OPEN Consortium. A protocol for a systematic review on the impact of unpublished studies and studies published in the gray literature in meta-analyses. Syst Rev. 2013 May 2; 2:24. doi: 10.1186/2046-4053-2-24. Full text

 

Müller KF, Briel M, D'Amario A, Kleijnen J, Marusic A, Wager E, Antes G, von Elm E, Lang B, Motschall E, Gloy V, Schwarzer G, Altman D, Meerpohl JJ, Bassler D. Defining publication bias: protocol for a systematic review of highly cited articles and proposal for a new framework. Syst Rev. 2013 May 21; 2:34. doi: 10.1186/2046-4053-2-34. Full text

 

Bala MM, Riemsma RP, Wolff R, Kleijnen J. Microwave coagulation for liver metastases. Cochrane Database Syst Rev. 2013 Oct 13;10:CD010163. doi: 10.1002/14651858.CD010163.pub2. Full text

 

Leadley RM, Armstrong N, Reid KJ, Allen A, Misso KV, Kleijnen J. Healthy aging in relation to chronic pain and quality of life in Europe [Epub ahead of print doi: 10.1111/papr.12125]. Pain Pract 2013:1-12. Abstract
 

Bala MM, Riemsma RP, Wolff R, Kleijnen J. Cryotherapy for liver metastases.  Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2013, Issue 6. Art. No.: CD009058. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD009058.pub2., 2013. Full text

Riemsma RP, Bala MM, Wolff R, Kleijnen J. Electro-coagulation for liver metastases.  Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2013, Issue 5. Art. No.: CD009497. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD009497.pub2., 2013.  Full text

Riemsma RP, Bala MM, Wolff R, Kleijnen J. Percutaneous ethanol injection for liver metastases.  Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2013, Issue 5. Art. No.: CD008717. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD008717.pub2., 2013. Full text

 

Karin Meissner, MD; Margrit Fassler, MD; Gerta Rucker, PhD; Jos Kleijnen, PhD; Asbjorn Hrobjartsson, PhD; Antonius Schneider, MD; Gerd Antes, MD; Klaus Linde, MD.  Differential effectiveness of placebo treatments – a systematic review of migraine prophylaxis.  JAMA Intern Med. Published online October 14, 2013. doi:10.1001/jamainternmed.2013.10391.  Abstract

 

Beynon R, Hawkins J, Laing R, Higgins N, Whiting P, Jameson C, et al.  The diagnostic utility and cost-effectiveness of selective nerve root blocks in patients considered for lumbar decompression surgery: a systematic review and economic model. Health Technol Assess 2013;17(19):1-88, v-vi.  Full report

 

Whiting PF, Rutjes AW, Westwood ME, Mallett S. A systematic review classifies sources of bias and variation in diagnostic test accuracy studies. J Clin Epidemiol 2013;66(10):1093-104. Abstract

 

Beynon R, Leeflang MM, McDonald S, Eisinga A, Mitchell RL, Whiting P, et al. Search strategies to identify diagnostic accuracy studies in MEDLINE and EMBASE (Review). Cochrane Library 2013, Issue 9, 2013. Full report

 

de Salis I, Whiting P, Sterne JA, Hay AD. Using qualitative research to inform development of a diagnostic algorithm for UTI in children. Fam Pract 2013;30(3):325-31. Abstract

 

Dumville JC, Deshpande S, O’Meara S, Speak K. Hydrocolloid dressings for healing diabetic foot ulcers.  Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2013, Issue 8. Art. No.: CD009099. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD009099.pub3, 2013. Full text


Dumville JC, O’Meara S, Deshpande S, Speak K. Alginate dressings for healing diabetic foot ulcers.  Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2013, Issue 6. Art. No.: CD009110. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD009110.pub3, 2013. Full text

 

Dumville JC, O’Meara S, Deshpande S, Speak K. Hydrogel dressings for healing diabetic foot ulcers.  Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2013, Issue 7. Art. No.: CD009101. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD009101.pub3., 2013. Full text

 

Dumville JC, Deshpande S, O’Meara S, Speak K. Foam dressings for healing diabetic foot ulcers.  Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2013, Issue 6. Art. No.: CD009111. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD009111.pub3., 2013. Full text

 

Jepson RG, Kleijnen J, Leng GC. Garlic for peripheral arterial occlusive disease. Cochrane Database Syst Rev 2013;4:CD000095. Full text

 

Whiting P, Martin RM, Ben-Shlomo Y, Gunnell D, Sterne JA. How to apply the results of a research paper on diagnosis to your patient. JRSM Short Rep 2013;4(1):7.  Full text

 

Kessels AGH, ter Riet G, Puhan MA, Kleijnen J, Bachmann LM, Minder C. A simple regression model for network meta-analysis. OA Epidemiology 2013 Jul 22;1(1):7. Full text

 

M Westwood, M Joore, J Grutters, K Redekop, N Armstrong, K Lee, V Gloy, H Raatz, K Misso, J Severens and J Kleijnen.  Contrast-enhanced ultrasound using SonoVue® (sulphur hexafluoride microbubbles) compared with contrast-enhanced computed tomography and contrast-enhanced magnetic resonance imaging for the characterisation of focal liver lesions and detection of liver metastases: a systematic review and cost-effectiveness analysis. Health Technol Assess 2013; 17(16):1-243. Full text NIHR Workstream

 

N Armstrong, R Wolff, G van Mastright, N Martinez, AV Hernandez, K Misso, J Kleijnen. A systematic review and cost-effectiveness analysis of specialist services and adrenaline auto-injectors in anaphylaxis. Health Technol Assess 2013;17(17). Full text  NIHR workstream



Nigel Armstrong, Manuela Joore, Thea van Asselt, Kate Misso, Nathan Manning, Florian Tomini, Jos Kleijnen, Rob Riemsma. Golimumab for the Treatment of Ankylosing Spondylitis: A NICE Single Technology Appraisal.  PharmacoEconomics, 2013, doi:10.1007/s40273-013-0049-2 – online. Abstract



Herrmann KH, Wolff R, Scheibler F, Waffenschmidt S, Hemkens LG, et al. (2013) All Nations Depend on the Global Knowledge Pool – Analysis of Country of Origin of Studies Used for Health Technology Assessments in Germany. PLoS ONE 8(3): e59213. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0059213. Full text



Susan Portalupi, Erik von Elm, Christine Schmucker, Britta Lang, Edith Motschall, Guido Schwarzer, Isabel T Gross, Roberta W Scherer, Dirk Bassler, Joerg J Meerpohl and on behalf of the OPEN Consortium. Protocol for a systematic review on the extent of non-publication of research studies and associated study characteristics.  Systematic Reviews 2013, 2:2. Full text



Westwood M, Al M, Burgers L, Redekop K, Lhachimi S, Armstrong N, Raatz H, Misso K, Severens J and Kleijnen J. A systematic review and economic evaluation of new-generation computed tomography scanners for imaging in coronary artery disease and congenital heart disease: Somatom Definition Flash, Aquilion ONE, Brilliance iCT and Discovery CT750 HD [Internet]. Health Technol Assess 2013;Volume(9):1-243.  Full text

Chaturbhuj DN, Deshmukh PS, Hingankar NK, Siddhaarth K, Deshpande SN, Sen S, et al. Evaluations of an in-house drug resistance method for HIV-1 drug resistance using ViroSeq 2.0 genotyping system as a gold standard. J Virol Methods 2013;189(1):87-92. Abstract

 

Marie E. Westwood PhD, Heike D.I. Raatz MD, Kate Misso MSc, Laura Burgers MSc, Ken Redekop PhD, Stefan K. Lhachimi PhD, Nigel Armstrong PhD and Jos Kleijnen MD PhD.   Systematic Review of the Accuracy of Dual-Source Cardiac CT for Detection of Arterial Stenosis in Difficult to Image Patient Groups.  Radiology 121136; Published online February 7, 2013. Abstract



Jull AB, Walker N, Deshpande S. Honey as a topical treatment for wounds (Review). Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2013, Issue 2.  Art. No.: CD005083. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD005083.pub3., 2013.  Full text