Health economics

The health economics teams are experts in looking at the efficiency, effectiveness and outcomes of healthcare to inform decision-making.

Theme lead: Professor Will Hollingworth

Team members

Carlos Sillero Rejon

Research Associate, Health Economics

Dr Hugh McLeod

Senior Lecturer in Health Economics
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Dr Tim Jones

Senior Research Associate, Quantitative Research/Health Economics

Gareth Myring

Research Associate, Health Economics

Professor Jo Coast

Professor in the Economics of Health and Care

Professor Will Hollingworth

Cross-cutting Methodological Theme Lead

Projects

Reducing abusive head injuries in babies: Evaluating the ICON programme

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Treating ankle fractures in older people: an analysis of the uptake of close contact casting

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Exploring trends in admissions and treatment for ankle fractures: a longitudinal cohort study of routinely collected hospital data in England

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Improving the quality of business cases in healthcare

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Developing a framework of quality indicators for healthcare business cases: a qualitative document analysis consolidating insight from expert guidance and current practice

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Getting Fit for Surgery: evaluating a pre-surgery ‘health optimisation’ policy

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Commissioner, clinician, and patient experiences of a pre‐surgical health optimisation programme – a qualitative study

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