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Annual report 2022/23

 

HCEC Annual report 2022-23

 

Every year we report our activities to our funder, Health and Care Research Wales. Here you can find out about the range of health economics expertise we provide and learn more about our excellent case studies.

View the HCEC Annual Report 2022-23 

 
Previous reports:

Too much is too much: Influence of former stress levels on food craving and weight gain during the COVID-19 period

Granger, R., & Kubis, H. P. (2023). Too much is too much: Influence of former stress levels on food craving and weight gain during the COVID-19 period. PLoS ONE, 18(4 April).

2023
a bench in the countryside

A Study to Explore the Feasibility of Using a Social Return on Investment Approach to Evaluate Short Breaks

Gill R. Toms, Carys Ll Stringer, Louise M. Prendergast, Diane Seddon, Bethany F. Anthony, Rhiannon T. Edwards, "A Study to Explore the Feasibility of Using a Social Return on Investment Approach to Evaluate Short Breaks", Health & Social Care in the Community, vol. 2023, Article ID 4699751, 11 pages, 2023. https://doi.org/10.1155/2023/4699751

2023
NEUROMS image of a MS brain

Neuropsychological evaluation and rehabilitation in multiple sclerosis (NEuRoMS): protocol for a mixed-methods, multicentre feasibility randomised controlled trial

Topcu G, Smith L, Mhizha-Murira JR, Goulden N, Hoare Z, Drummond A, Fitzsimmons D, Evangelou N, Schmierer K, Tallantyre EC, Leighton P, Allen-Philbey K, Stennett A, Bradley P, Bale C, Turton J, das Nair R; NEuRoMS Collective. Neuropsychological evaluation and rehabilitation in multiple sclerosis (NEuRoMS): protocol for a mixed-methods, multicentre feasibility randomised controlled trial Pilot Feasibility Stud. 2022 Jun 11;8(1):123

2022

Earlier cancer diagnosis in primary care: a feasibility economic analysis of ThinkCancer!

Anthony, B.F., Disbeschl, S., Goulden, N., Hendry, A., Hiscock, J., Hoare, Z., Roberts, J., Rose, J., Surgey, A., Williams, N.H., Walker, D., Neal, R., Wilkinson, C. and Edwards, R.T. 2023. Earlier cancer diagnosis in primary care: a feasibility economic analysis of ThinkCancer!. BJGP Open.

2023

Health economics of health justice partnerships: A rapid review of the economic returns to society of promoting access to legal advice

Granger R, Genn H, Edwards RT (2022). Health economics of health justice partnerships: A rapid review of the economic returns to society of promoting access to legal advice. Frontiers in Public Health, 10: 1009964.

2022

Content validity of the EORTC quality of life questionnaire QLQ-C30 for use in cancer

Cocks K, Wells JR, Johnson CD, Schmidt H, Koller M, Oerlemans S, Velikova G, Pinto M, Tomaszewski A, Aarronson NK, Exall E, Finbow C, Fitzsimmons D, et al. for the European Organisation for Research and Treatment of Cancer (EORTC) Quality of Life Group (2023). Content validity of the European Organisation for Research and Treatment of Cancer Quality of Life Questionnaire QLQ-C30 for use in cancer. European Journal of Cancer, 178: 128-138.

2022

Incisional hernia following colorectal cancer surgery according to suture technique: Hughes Abdominal Repair Randomized Trial (HART)

HART Collaborative , Incisional hernia following colorectal cancer surgery according to suture technique: Hughes Abdominal Repair Randomized Trial (HART), British Journal of Surgery, Volume 109, Issue 10, October 2022, Pages 943–950, https://doi.org/10.1093/bjs/znac198

2022

The Good Behaviour Game intervention to improve behavioural and other outcomes for children aged 7 8 years: a cluster RCT. 

Humphrey, N., Hennessey, A., Troncoso, P., Panayiotou, M., Black, L., Petersen, K., Wo, L., Mason, C., Ashworth, E., Frearson, K., Boenhnke, J., Pockett, R., Lowin, J., Foxcroft, D., Wigelsworth, M., & Lendrum, A. (2022). The Good Behaviour Game intervention to improve behavioural and other outcomes for children aged 7 8 years: a cluster RCT. Public Health Research, 10(7).

2022