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.
Modelling incremental benefits on complications rates when targeting lower HbA1c levels in people with Type 2 diabetes and cardiovascular disease.
Mostafa SA. et al, (2018), Diabet Med, 35, 72 - 77
Meta-analysis of the procedural risks of carotid endarterectomy and carotid artery stenting over time.
Lokuge K. et al, (2018), Br J Surg, 105, 26 - 36
Estimating the sensitivity of a prostate cancer screening programme for different PSA cut-off levels: A UK case study.
Leal J. et al, (2017), Cancer Epidemiol, 52, 99 - 105
Impact of chronic kidney disease on household income
Morton RL. et al, (2017), Kidney International Reports
Cost-effectiveness of cognitive behavioural therapy for sleep disorder added to usual care in patients with schizophrenia: the BEST study
Tsiachristas A. et al, (2017), Bjpsych Open
A retrospective, multi-cohort analysis of the Clinical Practice Research Datalink (CPRD) to determine differences in the cost of medication wastage, dispensing fees and prescriber time of issuing either short (<60 day) or long (≥60 day) prescription lengths in primary care for common, chronic conditions in the United Kingdom
Doble B. et al, (2017), BMJ Open, 7
Global Inequality: Relatively Lower, Absolutely Higher
Niño-Zarazúa M. et al, (2017), Review of Income and Wealth, 63, 661 - 684