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.
Author response: Ordinal vs dichotomous analyses of modified Rankin Scale, 5-year outcome, and cost of stroke.
Ganesh A. et al, (2019), Neurology, 93
Preferences for interventions designed to increase cervical screening uptake in non-attending young women: how findings from a discrete choice experiment compare with observed behaviours in a trial
RIVERO ARIAS O., (2019), Health Expectations
Temporal trends in the accuracy of hospital diagnostic coding for identifying acute stroke: a population-based study
LI L. et al, (2019), European Stroke Journal
1111OCisplatin reduces costs and provides more quality adjusted life years (QALYs) than cetuximab in chemoradiotherapy for patients with HPV-positive oropharyngeal cancer (HPV+OPC)
Jones DA. et al, (2019), Annals of Oncology, 30
Intravenous co-amoxiclav to prevent infection after operative vaginal delivery: the ANODE RCT.
Knight M. et al, (2019), Health Technol Assess, 23, 1 - 54
Costs of bleeding on long-term antiplatelet treatment without routine co-prescription of proton-pump inhibitors
Luengo-Fernandez R. et al, (2019), International Journal of Stroke, 174749301987965 - 174749301987965
Who gets referred for knee or hip replacement? A theoretical model of the potential impact of evidence-based referral thresholds using data from a retrospective review of clinic records from an English musculoskeletal referral hub
DAKIN H. et al, (2019), BMJ Open
26 September 2019
Pharmaceutical policies in the long run: Reflections on 60th anniversary of the Hinchliffe Report. This anniversary event will be held at Merton College, Oxford on Monday 11 November 2019.
Forthcoming HERC Courses
- THURSDAY, 7 NOVEMBER 2019, OXFORD. COURSE NOW FULL: COMPLETE THE BOOKING FORM TO BE ADDED TO THE WAITING LIST.
- FRIDAY, 8 NOVEMBER 2019, OXFORD. COURSE NOW FULL: COMPLETE THE BOOKING FORM TO BE ADDED TO THE WAITING LIST.
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
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Forthcoming HERC Events
Monday, 11 November 2019 @ Royal College of Physicians, London
Koen Pouwels, HERC Senior Researcher, will be presenting on 11 November 2019 on this topical subject
Monday, 11 November 2019, 9.15am to 5pm @ Merton College, Merton Street Oxford, OX1 4JD
Organised by the Nuffield Department of Population Health, University of Oxford 11th November 2019 at Merton College, Merton Street Oxford, 9:30 am to 5:00 pm
Wednesday, 13 November 2019, 12pm to 1pm @ Richard Doll Building, Oxford, OX3 7LF
Thursday, 19 March 2020 @ BMA House Conference & Events Venue Tavistock Square, Bloomsbury, London WC1H 9JP, UK - London
Koen Pouwels, HERC Senior Researcher, will be presenting at this conference, organised by The Economist, on 19 March 2020