Liverpool Reviews and Implementation Group

Recent publications

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2018


Anderson de Cuevas R, Saini P, Roberts D, Beaver K, Chandrashekar M, et al. A systematic review of barriers and enablers to South Asian women’s attendance for asymptomatic screening of breast and cervical cancers in emigrant countries. BMJ Open. 2018; 8 (7).


Andronis L, Goranitis I, Baylis S, Duarte R. Cost-Effectiveness of Treatments for the Management of Bone Metastases: A Systematic Literature Review. PharmacoEconomics. 2018; 36 (3): 301-322.


Aslam RW, Bates V, Dundar Y, Hounsome J, Richardson M, et al. A systematic review of the diagnostic accuracy of automated tests for cognitive impairment. Geriatric Psychiatry. 2018.


Bagust A, Beale S. Exploring the effects of early censoring and analysis of clinical trial survival data on effectiveness and cost-effectiveness estimation through a case study in advanced breast cancer. Medical Decision Making. 2018; 38(7):1-8.


Carroll C, Houten R, Boland A, Kaltenthaler E, Dickson R. What Is the evidence from past national institute of health and care excellence single-technology appraisals regarding company submissions with base-case incremental cost-effectiveness ratios of less Than £10,000/QALY?. Value in Health. 2018; 21:341-350.


Dickson R, Boland A, Duarte R, Kotas E, Woolacott N, et al. EMA and NICE Appraisal Processes for Cancer Drugs: Current Status and Uncertainties. Applied Health Economics and Health Policy. 2018; 16(4):429-432.


Duarte R, Lloyd A, Kotas E, Andronis L, White R. Are acceptance and mindfulness‐based interventions ‘value for money’? Evidence from a systematic literature review. British Journal of Clinical Psychology. 2018.


Duarte R, Thomson S. Trial Versus No Trial of Spinal Cord Stimulation for Chronic Neuropathic Pain: Cost Analysis in United Kingdom National Health Service. Neuromodulation. 2018.


Duarte R, Lambe T, Raphael JH, Eldabe S, Androni L. Intrathecal Drug Delivery Systems for the Management of Chronic Noncancer Pain: A Systematic Review of Economic Evaluations. Pain Practice. 2018; 18(5):666-686.


Eddowes PJ, McDonald N, Davies N, Semple SIK, Kendall TJ, et al. Utility and cost evaluation of multiparametric magnetic resonance imaging for the assessment of non-alcoholic fatty liver disease. Alimentary Pharmacology and Therapeutics. 2018; 48(5):631-644.


Eldabe S, Gulve A, Thomson S, Baranidharan G, Duarte R, et al. Does a Screening Trial for Spinal Cord Stimulation in Patients with Chronic Pain of Neuropathic Origin have Clinical Utility and Cost-Effectiveness? (TRIAL-STIM Study): study protocol for a randomised controlled trial. Trials. 2018; 19(1):633.


Fleeman N, Abdulla A, Bagust A, Beale S, Richardson M, et al. Pegylated Liposomal Irinotecan Hydrochloride Trihydrate for Treating Pancreatic Cancer After Gemcitabine: An Evidence Review Group Perspective of a NICE Single Technology Appraisal. PharmacoEconomics. 2018;36(3):289-299.


Fleeman N, Bradley PM. Care delivery and self-management strategies for children with epilepsy. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews. 2018; 3.


Fleeman N, Houten R, Bagust A, Richardson M, Beale S, et al. Treating Radioiodine-Refractory Thyroid Cancer, A systematic Review - poster. HTAi, Vancouver, Canada. 2018.


Greenhalgh J, Weston J, Dundar Y, Nevitt S, Marson AG. Antiepileptic drugs as prophylaxis for postcraniotomy seizures - updated. Cochrane Database of Systematic Review 2018; 7.


Heuvelings CC, Greve PF, de Vries SG, Visser BJ, Bélard S, et al. Effectiveness of service models and organisational structures supporting tuberculosis identification and management in hard-to-reach populations in countries of low and medium tuberculosis incidence: a systematic review. BMJ OPEN. 2018. 


Hounsome J, Greenhalgh J, Schofield-Robinson OJ, Lewis SR, Cook TM, et al. Nitrous oxide-based vs. nitrous oxide-free general anaesthesia and accidental awareness in surgical patients: an abridged Cochrane systematic review. Anaesthesia. 2018; 365-374.


Hyseni L, Castillo MG, Kypridemos C, Collins B, Schwaller E, et al. Engaging with stakeholders to inform the development of a computer model for the NHS Health Check programme: a qualitative study. The Lancet. 2018; 392(S45).


Lambe T, Duarte R, Mahon J, Nevitt S, Greenhalgh J, et al. Cladribine Tablets for the First-Line Treatment of Relapsing-Remitting Multiple Sclerosis: An Evidence Review Group Perspective of a NICE Single Technology Appraisal. Pharmacoeconomics. 2018.


Liu Z, Kidney E, Bem D, Bramley G, Bayliss S, et al. Transcatheter aortic valve implantation for aortic stenosis in high surgical risk patients: A systematic review and meta-analysis. PLoS One. 2018; 13(5):e0196877.


Maden M. A meta-framework for incorporating health inequalities in systematic reviews (oral presentation). HTAi, Vancouver, Canada. 2018.


Maden M, McMahon N, Booth A, Dickson R, Paisley S, et al. Toward a theory-led metaframework for considering socioeconomic health inequalities within systematic reviews. Journal of clinical epidemiology. 2018; 104:84-94. 


Maia M, Kliner M, Richardson M, Lengeler C, Moore S. Mosquito repellents for malaria prevention (Review). Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews. 2018; 2.


Nevitt SJ, Marson AG, Tudur Smith C. Carbamazepine versus phenobarbitone monotherapy for epilepsy: an individual participant data review. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews. 2018; 10:cd001904.


Nevitt SJ, Marson AG, Weston J, Tudur Smith C. Sodium valproate versus phenytoin monotherapy for epilepsy: an individual participant data review. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews. 2018; 8:cd001769. 


Nevitt SJ, Thornton J, Murray CS, Dwyer T. Inhaled mannitol for cystic fibrosis. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews. 2018; 2:cd008649.


Nevitt SJ, Tudur Smith C, Marson AG. Oxcarbazepine versus phenytoin monotherapy for epilepsy: an individual participant data review. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews. 2018; 10:cd003615.


Nevitt SJ, Tudur Smith C, Weston J, Marson AG. Lamotrigine versus carbamazepine monotherapy for epilepsy: an individual participant data review. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews. 2018; 6:cd001031.


Pilkington G, Khatib MN, Panday S, Simkhada P, Hill RA, et al. The effectiveness of community engagement and participation approaches in low and middle income countries: contextualisation of review findings to South Asia and Nepal. DFID Systematic Review Programme for South Asia. 2018.


Pryce J, Choi L, Richardson M, Moalone D. Insecticide space spraying for preventing malaria transmission. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews. 2018; 11(2).


Pryce J, Richardson M, Lengeler C. Insecticide‐treated nets for preventing malaria. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews. 2018.


Ryan A, Nevitt SJ, Byrne CD, Cook P. PCSK9 inhibition for primary prevention of ischaemic heart disease in heterozygous familial hypercholesterolaemia. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews. 2018; 1.


Savaris RF, Fuhrich DG, Duarte RV, Franik S, Ross JDC. Antibiotic therapy for pelvic inflammatory disease: an abridged version of a Cochrane systematic review and meta-analysis of randomised controlled trials. Sexually Transmitted Infections. 2018.


Southern KW, Patel S, Sinha IP, Nevitt SJ. Correctors (specific therapies for class II CFTR mutations) for cystic fibrosis. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews. 2018; 8:cd010966.


Stainthorpe A, Greenhalgh J, Bagust A, Richardson M, Boland A, et al. Paclitaxel as Albumin-Bound Nanoparticles with Gemcitabine for Untreated Metastatic Pancreatic Cancer: An Evidence Review Group Perspective of a NICE Single Technology Appraisal. PharmacoEconomics. 2018; 30(10):1153-1163.


2017


Carroll C, Houten R, Boland A, Kaltenthaler E, Dickson R. What Is the evidence from past national institute of health and care excellence single-technology appraisals regarding company submissions with base-case incremental cost-effectiveness ratios of less Than £10,000/QALY? Value in Health. 2017.


Dhillon A, Sparkes E, Duarte RV. Mindfulness-based interventions during pregnancy: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Mindfulness. 2017. View


Dimitroulas T, Lambe T, Klocke R, Kitas GD, Duarte RV. Biologic drugs as analgesics for the management of osteoarthritis. Seminars in Arthritis and Rheumatism. 2017; 46:687-91.


Duarte RV, Raphael JH, Eldabe S. Spinal neuropharmacological agents for the management of pain. Current Neuropharmacology. 2017; 15:196-7. View


Fleeman N, Bagust A, Boland A, Beale S, Richardson M, Krishan A, et al. Talimogene laherparepvec for treating metastatic melanoma: an evidence review group perspective of a NICE single technology appraisal. PharmacoEconomics. 2017; 35:1035-46. View


Ghaattaoraya G, Middleton D, Santos E, Dickson R, Jones A, Alfirevic A. Human leucocyte antigen-adverse drug reaction associations: from a perspective of ethnicity. International Journal of Immunogenetics. 2017; 44:7-26.


Gleave, K., N. Lissenden, M. Richardson and H. Ranson (2017). "Piperonyl butoxide (PBO) combined with pyrethroids in long-lasting insecticidal nets (LLINs) to prevent malaria in Africa." Cochrane Library. View


Goodman C, Norton C, Buswell M, R. H, Harwood R, Roe B, et al. Managing faecal incontinence in people with advanced dementia resident in Care Homes (FINCH) study: a realist synthesis of the evidence. Health Technology Assessment. 2017; 21:1-220.


Hill R. Barriers and facilitators to the uptake of tuberculosis diagnostic and treatment services by hard-to-reach populations in countries of low and medium tuberculosis incidence: a systematic review of qualitative literature The Lancet Infectious Diseases 2017.


Hill R. Effectiveness of interventions for diagnosis and treatment of tuberculosis in hard-to-reach populations in countries of low and medium tuberculosis incidence: a systematic review The Lancet Infectious Diseases. 2017.


Hill, R. and N. o. a. added (2017). "Effectiveness of interventions for diagnosis and treatment of tuberculosis in hard-to-reach populations in countries of low and medium tuberculosis incidence: a systematic review " The Lancet Infectious Diseases.


Hounsome J, Greenhalgh J, Schofield-Robinson OJ, Lewis SR, Cook TM, Smith AF. Nitrous oxide-based vs. nitrous oxide-free general anaesthesia and accidental awareness in surgical patients: an abridged Cochrane systematic review. Anaesthesia. 2017:n/a-n/a.


Hounsome, J., A. Lee, J. Greenhalgh, S. R. Lewis, O. J. Schofield-Robinson, C. H. Coldwell and A. F. Smith (2017). "A systematic review of information format and timing before scheduled adult surgery for peri-operative anxiety." Anaesthesia 72(10): 1265-1272.


Hylands-White N, Duarte RV, Raphael JH. An overview of treatment approaches for chronic pain management. Rheumatology International. 2017; 37:29-42. View


Maden, M., A. Cunliffe, N. MacMahon, A. Booth, G. A. Carey, R. Dickson, S. Paisley and M. Gabbay (2017). "Use of programme theory to understand the differential effects of interventions across socio-economic groups in systematic reviews - a systematic methodology review." Systematic Reviews in press.


Martin A, Pirmohamed M, Alfirevic A, Downing J, Haycox A, Maden M, et al. An assessment of the impact of pharmacogenomics on health disparities: a systematic literature review. Pharmacogenomics [E-publication ahead of print, 2 Nov 2017]. 2017.


Nevitt SJ, Marson AG, Davie B, Reynolds S, Williams L, Tudur-Smith C. Exploring changes over time and characteristics associated with data retrieval across individual participant data meta-analyses: systematic review. British Medical Journal. 2017; 357:j1390. View


Pilkington G, editor. Older people with cancer: to treat or not to treat with chemotherapy? Oral presentation. HTAi Conference; 2017; Rome, Italy.


Pilkington, G., A. Boland and R. Dickson (2017). "Comprehensive geriatric assessment for older people with cancer." Cancer Nursing Practice 16(1): 25-30.


Savaris, R. F., D. G. Fuhrich, R. V. Duarte, S. Franik and J. Ross (2017). "Antibiotic therapy for pelvic inflammatory disease." Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews.


Thomson SJ, Kruglov D, Duarte RV. A spinal cord stimulation service review from a single centre using a single manufacturer over a 7.5 year follow-up period. Neuromodulation : Journal of the International Neuromodulation Society. 2017; 20:589-99. View


Uthman OA, Graves PM, Saunders R, Gelband H, Richardson M, Garner P. Safety of primaquine given to people with G6PD deficiency: systematic review of prospective studies. . Malaria Journal. 2017; 16.


2016


Ali, K., J. Raphael, S. Khan, M. Labib and R. Duarte (2016). "The effects of opioids on the endocrine system: an overview." POSTGRADUATE MEDICAL JOURNAL 92(1093): 677-681. View


Asiimwe, I. G. and R. Dickson (2016). "Publication proportions for registered breast cancer trials: before and following the introduction of the ClinicalTrials.gov results database." Research Integrity and Peer Review 1(10). View


Aslam, R. W., V. Bates, Y. Dundar, J. Hounsome, M. Richardson, A. Krishan, R. Dickson, A. Boland, E. Kotas, J. Fisher and S. Sikdar (2016). "Automated tests for diagnosing and monitoring cognitive impairment: a diagnostic accuracy review." Health Technology Assessment 20(77). 


Bentley LD, Duarte RV, Furlong PL, Ashford RL, Raphael JH. Brain activity modifications following spinal cord stimulation for chronic neuropathic pain: A systematic review. European Journal of Pain. 2016; 20:499-511. View


Blake L, Duarte RV, Cummins C. Decision analytic model of the diagnostic pathways for patients with suspected non-alcoholic fatty liver disease using non-invasive transient elastography and multiparametric magnetic resonance imaging. BMJ Open. 2016; 6. View


Bradley, P. M., B. Lindsay and N. Fleeman (2016). "Care delivery and self management strategies for adults with epilepsy." Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews(2). View


Duarte RV, Raphael J, Eldabe S. Intrathecal drug delivery for the management of pain and spasticity in adults: an executive summary of the British Pain Society's recommendations for best clinical practice. British Journal of Pain. 2016; 10:67-9. View


Duarte RV, Andronis L, Lenders MWPM, de Vos CC. Quality of life increases in patients with painful diabetic neuropathy following treatment with spinal cord stimulation. Quality of Life Research. 2016; 25:1771-7. View


Duarte RV, Lambe T, Raphael JH, Eldabe S, Andronis L. Intrathecal drug delivery systems for the management of chronic non-cancer pain: protocol for a systematic review of economic evaluations. BMJ Open. 2016; 6. View


Dundar Y, Greenhalgh J, Richardson M, Dwan K. Pharmacological treatment of acute agitation associated with psychotic and bipolar disorder: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Human Psychopharmacology. 2016 [cited in LRiG library].


Eldabe S, Buchser E, Duarte RV. Complications of spinal cord stimulation and peripheral nerve stimulation techniques: a review of the literature. Pain Medicine. 2016; 17:325-36. View


Eldabe S, Thomson S, Duarte R, Brookes M, deBelder M, Raphael J, et al. The effectiveness and cost-effectiveness of spinal cord stimulation for refractory angina (RASCAL study): a pilot randomized controlled trial. Neuromodulation. 2016; 19:60-9. View


Feinberg J, Nielsen EE, Greenhalgh J, Hounsome J, Sethi NJ, Safi S, et al. Drug-eluting stents versus bare-metal stents for acute coronary syndrome (Protocol). Cochrane database of systematic reviews (Online). 2016.


Feinberg, J., E. E. Nielsen, J. Greenhalgh, J. Hounsome, N. J. Sethi, S. Safi, C. Gluud and J. C. Jakobsen (2016). "Drug-eluting stents versus bare-metal stents for acute coronary syndrome (Protocol)." Cochrane database of systematic reviews (Online). View


Fleeman, N., J. Mahon, V. Bates, R. Dickson, Y. Dundar, K. Dwan, L. Ellis, E. Kotas, M. Richardson, P. Shah and B. N. J. Shaw (2016). "The clinical effectiveness and cost-effectiveness of heated humidified high-flow nasal cannula compared with usual care for preterm infants: systematic review and economic evaluation." Health Technology Assessment 20(30): 1-68. View


Ghattaoraya, S. G., Y. Dundar, F. F. Gonzalez-Galarza, A. L. Soares da Silva, A. McCabe, D. Middleton, A. Alfirevic, R. Dickson and A. R. Jones (2016). "A web resource for mining HLA associations with adverse drug reactions: HLA-ADR." Database: The Journal of Biological Databases and Curation. View


Greenhalgh, J., K. Dwan, A. Boland, V. Bates, F. Vecchio, Y. Dundar, P. Jain and J. A. Green (2016). "First-line treatment of advanced epidermal growth factor receptor (EGFR) mutation positive non-squamous non-small cell lung cancer." Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews.


Hounsome, J., A. Nicholson, J. Greenhalgh, T. M. Cook, A. F. Smith and S. R. Lewis (2016). " Nitrous oxide-based versus nitrous oxide-free general anaesthesia and accidental awareness during general anaesthesia in surgical patients. ." Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 8. 


Hounsome, J., R. Whittington, A. Brown, B. Greenhill and J. McGuire (2016). "The structured assessment of violence risk in adults with intellectual disability: A systematic review." Journal of Applied Research in Intellectual Disabilities. View


Hylands-White N, Duarte RV, Beeson P, Mayhew SD, Raphael JH. Electroencephalographic evoked pain response is suppressed by spinal cord stimulation in complex regional pain syndrome: a case report. Journal of Clinical Monitoring and Computing. 2016; 30:845-8. View


Liu, Z., R. V. Duarte, S. Bayliss, G. Bramley and C. Cummins (2016). "Adverse effects of extracorporeal carbon dioxide removal (ECCO2R) for acute respiratory failure: a systematic review protocol." Systematic reviews 5: 98.


Maden M. Consideration of health inequalities in systematic reviews: a mapping review of guidance. Systematic Reviews. 2016; 28:202.


Maden M, Kotas E. Evaluating approaches to quality assessment in library and information science systematic reviews – a methodology review. Evidence Based Library and Information Practice. 2016; 11.


Nielsen, E. E., J. Feinberg, J. Greenhalgh, J. Hounsome, N. J. Sethi, S. Safi, C. Gluud and J. C. Jakobsen (2016). "Drug-eluting stents versus bare-metal stents for stable ischaemic heart disease (Protocol)." Cochrane database of systematic reviews (Online). View


Richardson M, Garner P, Donegan S. Cluster Randomised Trials in Cochrane Reviews: Evaluation of Methodological and Reporting Practice. PLoS One. 2016; 11. View


Theron, G., J. Peter, M. Richardson, R. Warren, K. Dheda and K. R. Steingart (2016). "GenoType ® MTBDR sl assay for resistance to second-line anti-tuberculosis drugs: Reviews " Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews.


Weston J, Bromley R, Jackson C, Adab N, Clayton-Smith J, Greenhalgh Jea. Monotherapy treatment of epilepsy in pregnancy: congenital malformation outcomes in the child. The Cochrane database of systematic reviews. 2016; 11:CD010224.