The Health Economics Research Centre (HERC)
HERC was established by the University of Oxford in 1996. Our aim is to contribute to health and healthcare in the UK and internationally, by conducting research on economic aspects of health and disease, the costs and benefits of prevention and treatment, and the design and evaluation of health systems.
The QuinteT Recruitment Intervention supported five randomized trials to recruit to target: a mixed-methods evaluation
Rooshenas L. et al, (2019), Journal of Clinical Epidemiology, 106, 108 - 120
Oral versus Intravenous Antibiotics for Bone and Joint Infection
WALKER A., (2019), New England Journal of Medicine
Optimisation of Perioperative Cardiovascular Management to Improve Surgical Outcome II (OPTIMISE II) trial: study protocol for a multicentre international trial of cardiac output-guided fluid therapy with low-dose inotrope infusion compared with usual care in patients undergoing major elective gastrointestinal surgery.
Edwards MR. et al, (2019), BMJ Open, 9
Identifying English Practices that Are High Antibiotic Prescribers Accounting for Comorbidities and Other Legitimate Medical Reasons for Variation
Hope EC. et al, (2018), EClinicalMedicine, 6, 36 - 41
The impact of redistribution mechanisms in the vote with the wallet game: experimental results
Becchetti L. et al, (2018), Social Choice and Welfare, 51, 595 - 619
Cost-effectiveness of digital surveillance clinics with optical coherence tomography versus hospital eye service follow-up for patients with screen-positive maculopathy.
Leal J. et al, (2018), Eye (Lond)
Valuation of EuroQol Five-Dimensional Questionnaire, Youth Version (EQ-5D-Y) and EuroQol Five-Dimensional Questionnaire, Three-Level Version (EQ-5D-3L) Health States: The Impact of Wording and Perspective.
Kreimeier S. et al, (2018), Value in health : the journal of the International Society for Pharmacoeconomics and Outcomes Research, 21, 1291 - 1298
Forthcoming HERC Courses
- THURSDAY, 2 MAY 2019, OXFORD.
- FRIDAY, 3 MAY 2019, OXFORD.
- THURSDAY, 7 NOVEMBER 2019, OXFORD.
- FRIDAY, 8 NOVEMBER 2019, OXFORD.
- WEDNESDAY 10 JULY - FRIDAY 12 JULY 2019, OXFORD. BOOKING NOW OPEN
HERC & BRC Bursary Scheme
Since 2015, HERC has been in collaboration with the Research Education and Training Group at the Biomedical Research Council (BRC) and has supported over 30 funded places to attend our Health Economics Short Courses.
For more information on how to apply for these bursaries please visit the Oxford BRC website HERE
Founded in 1996
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