KSR staff publications

2014

Armstrong N, Burgers L, Deshpande S, Al M, Riemsma R, Vallabhaneni S, Holt P, Severens J, Kleijnen J. The use of fenestrated and branched endovascular aneurysm repair for juxtarenal and thoracoabdominal aneurysms: a systematic review and cost-effectiveness analysis. Health Technol Assess 2014;18(70):1-66.  Full report.

 

Leadley RM, Lang S, Misso K, Bekkering T, Ross J, Akiyama T, Fietz M, Giugliani R, Hendriksz CJ, Hock NL, McGill J, Olaye A, Jain M, Kleijnen J. A systematic review of the prevalence of Morquio A syndrome: challenges for study reporting in rare diseases. Orphanet J Rare Dis 2014;9:173.

 

Westwood M, van Asselt T, Ramaekers B, Whiting P, Joore M, Armstrong N, Noake C, Ross J, Severens J, Kleijnen J. KRAS mutation testing of tumours in adults with metastatic colorectal cancer: a systematic review and cost-effectiveness analysis. Health Technol Assess 2014;18(62):1-132. Full text

 

Westwood M, Joore M, Whiting P, van Asselt T, Ramaekers B, Armstrong N, Misso K, Severens J, Kleijnen J. Epidermal growth factor receptor tyrosine kinase (EGFR-TK) mutation testing in adults with locally advanced or metastatic non-small-cell lung cancer: a systematic review and cost-effectiveness analysis. Health Technol Assess 2014;18(32):1-166. Full text

 

Lang S, Armstrong N, Noake C, Kleijnen J. A systematic review to evaluate the effectiveness of enzyme replacement therapy for lysosomal storage disorders in comparison to the treatment of similar diseases with higher prevalence. Rare Diseases and Orphan Drugs 2014;1(2):38-56. Full text

 

Forbes CA, Worthy G, Harker J, Kleijnen J, Kutikova L, Zelek L, Van Belle S. Dose efficiency of erythropoiesis-stimulating agents for the treatment of patients with chemotherapy-induced anemia: a systematic review. Clin Ther 2014;36(4):594-610. Full text

 

Whiting P, Al M, Burgers L, Westwood M, Ryder S, Hoogendoorn M, Armstrong N, Allen A, Severens H, Kleijnen J. Ivacaftor for the treatment of patients with cystic fibrosis and the G551D mutation: a systematic review and cost-effectiveness analysis. Health Technol Assess 2014;18(18):1-106.  Full text

 

Cockayne S, Pattenden J, Worthy G, Richardson G, Lewin R. Nurse facilitated self-management support for people with heart failure and their family carers (SEMAPHFOR): a randomised controlled trial. Int J Nurs Stud 2014 Jan 22. pii:S0020-7489(14)00017-0. doi: 10.1016/j.ijnurstu.2014.01.010. [Epub ahead of print]. Abstract

 

Mangtani P, Abubakar I, Ariti C, Beynon R, Pimpin L, Fine PE, Rodrigues LC, Smith PG, Lipman M, Whiting PF, Sterne JA. Protection by BCG vaccine against tuberculosis: a systematic review of randomized controlled trials. Clin Infect Dis 2014;58(4):470-80.  Full text

 

Lorenc T, Tyner EF, Petticrew M, Duffy S, Martineau FP, Phillips G, Lock K. Cultures of evidence across policy sectors: systematic review of qualitative evidence. Eur J Public Health 2014:March 27, 2014 [Epub ahead of print]. Abstract

 

Bachelot T, McCool R, Duffy S, Glanville J, Varley D, Fleetwood K, Zhang J, Jerusalem, G. Comparative efficacy of everolimus plus exemestane versus fulvestrant for hormone-receptor-positive advanced breast cancer following progression/recurrence after endocrine therapy: a network meta-analysis. Breast Cancer Res Treat 2014;143(1):125-33. Full text

 

Perry AE, Neilson M, Martyn-St James M, Glanville JM, McCool R, Duffy S, Godfrey C, Hewitt C. Interventions for female drug-using offenders. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2014;1:CD010910.  Full text

 

Perry AE, Neilson M, Martyn-St James M, Glanville JM, McCool R, Duffy S, Godfrey C, Hewitt C. Interventions for drug-using offenders with co-occurring mental illness. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2014;1:CD010901. Full text

 

Burch J, Rice S, Yang H, Neilson A, Stirk L, Francis R, Holloway P, Selby P, Craig D. Systematic review of the use of bone turnover markers for monitoring the response to osteoporosis treatment: the secondary prevention of fractures, and primary prevention of fractures in high-risk groups. Health Technol Assess 2014;18(11):1-180. Full text