Current projects

ReQoL

  • Recovering Quality of Life (ReQoL): Development of a brief generic mental
         health recovery patient reported outcome measure.

 Cancer

  • Modelling the Cost-Effectiveness of Early Awareness Interventions for the Early Detection of Lung Cancer
  • The cost-effectiveness of therapies currently used in routine practice
 Genetics
  • Review of methods and challenges in cost-effectiveness of genomics
Intersectoral effects
  • The relationship between health and income
  • NICE's cost-effectiveness threshold adjusted for wider social benefits
  • Economic evaluation when costs and effects cross sectors

PROMS

  • National Clinical Audit - Work package three - Interpreting PROMS data - Methods for identifying outlying performers using PROMS.


  • Value of Health vs Value of Harm

  • Societal value of a QALY
 

Completed projects 

 Value based pricing

  •  Eliciting societal preferences for value based pricing
  •  Intersectoral effects for value based pricing - informal care
  •  Estimating formal care resource use for value based pricing 
  •  Estimating productivity effects for value based pricing

Obesity 

  •   Evaluating public health interventions for obesity from the perspective of       local health authorities, funded by the public sector bodies
  •  Methods of economic evaluation in social care

 Individualised care

  •  Methods to assess the cost-effectiveness of 'individualised care' 

 Cancer 

  • Early awareness interventions for cancer: colorectal cancer
  •  A review of the methodological quality of cost-effectiveness evaluations of surgical interventions for breast, colorectal, or prostate cancer.
  • A review of the methodological quality of cost-effectiveness evaluations of radiotherapy for breast, colorectal, prostate, cervical and head and neck cancer

 

GP Patient Survey

  • Exploring methodologies to examine changes in quality of life for patient 

               with long-term health conditions.

 Mental health

  • Measuring Outcomes in Depression
  • Whole pathway modelling of interventions for patients with diabetes and depression

 

Social care

  • Survey of carers' breaks initiative

  • Methods of economic evaluation in social care

 

Shared decision making

  •  Development of a framework for evaluating patient decision aids used in shared decision making. 

 

 Innovations in technology

  • Getting cost-effective technologies into practice: the value of implementation
 

 PROMS

  • National Clinical Audit - Work package one - What measures to use?

  • National Clinical Audit - Work package two - How should PROMS data be collected?

 

 

Allocative Efficiency

  • The relationship between ASCOT and EQ-5

 

Value of medicine optimisation

  • Economics of medicines optimisation