KSR staff publications


Elbers S, Wittink H, Kaiser U, Kleijnen J, Pool J, Köke A, et al. Living systematic reviews in rehabilitation science can improve evidence-based healthcare. Syst Rev 2021;10(1):309. Full text.


Swift SL, Puehler T, Misso K, Lang SH, Forbes C, Kleijnen J, Danner M, Kuhn C, Haneya A, Seoudy H, Cremer J, Frey N, Lutter G, Wolff R, Scheibler F, Wehkamp K, Frank D. Transcatheter aortic valve implantation versus surgical aortic valve replacement in patients with severe aortic stenosis: a systematic review and meta-analysis. BMJ Open. 2021 Dec 6;11(12):e054222. Full text.


Elbers S, Wittink H, Konings S, Kaiser U, Kleijnen J, Pool J, et al. Longitudinal outcome evaluations of interdisciplinary multimodal pain treatment programs for patients with chronic primary musculoskeletal pain: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Eur J Pain 2021;Epub ahead of print. Full text.

Yang B, Mallett S, Takwoingi Y, Davenport CF, Hyde CJ, Whiting PF, Deeks JJ, Leeflang MMG, QUADAS-C Group. QUADAS-C: a tool for assessing risk of bias in comparative diagnostic accuracy studies. Ann Intern Med 2021;Epub ahead of print. Abstract.

Grimm SE, Witlox W, Wolf R, Chalker A, Hiligsmann M, Wijnen B, Ahmadu C, Ryder S, Armstrong N, Duffy S, Syndikus I, Kleijnen J, Joore MA. Mogamulizumab for previously treated mycosis fungoides and Sézary syndrome: an Evidence Review Group perspective of a NICE single technology appraisal. Pharmacoeconomics 2021. Epub ahead of print. Full text.


Röseler J, Wolff R, Bauerschlag DO, Maass N, Hillemanns P, Ferreira H, et al. Challenges and controversies in the surgical treatment of cervical cancer: open radical hysterectomy versus minimally invasive radical hysterectomy. J Clin Med 2021;10(17):3761. Full text.

Grimm SE, Wijnen B, Riemsma R, Fayter D, Armstrong N, Ahmadu C, Brandts L, Misso K, Kirwan JR, Kleijnen J, Joore MA. Filgotinib for moderate to severe rheumatoid arthritis: an Evidence Review Group perspective of a NICE single technology appraisal. Pharmacoeconomics 2021 Epub ahead of Print. Full text.

Westwood M, Ramaekers B, Grimm S, Worthy G, Fayter D, Armstrong N, Buksnys T, Ross J, Joore M, Kleijnen J. High-sensitivity troponin assays for early rule-out of acute myocardial infarction in people with acute chest pain: a systematic review and economic evaluation. Health Technol Assess 2021;25(33):1-276. Full text.

Armstrong N, Bahl A, Pinkawa M, Ryder S, Ahmadu C, Ross J, Bhattacharyya S, Woodward E, Battaglia S, Binns J, Payne H. SpaceOAR Hydrogel spacer for reducing radiation toxicity during radiotherapy for prostate cancer. A systematic review. Urology 2021;Epub ahead of print. Full text.


Machielsen AJHM, Iqbal N, Kimman ML, Sahnan K, Adegbola SO, Kane G, Woodcock R, Kleijnen J, Grossi U, Breukink SO, Tozer PJ. Heterogeneity in outcome selection, definition and measurement in studies assessing the treatment of cryptoglandular anal fistula: findings from a systematic review. Tech Coloproctol 2021;Epub ahead of print. Full text.


Lefebvre C, Duffy S. Peer review of searches for studies for health technology assessments, systematic reviews, and other evidence syntheses. Int J Technol Assess Health Care 2021:37(1);E64. Abstract.


Acosta C, Gianinazzi M, Dort T, Armstrong N, Ryder S, Lundqvist T, Ekelund M, Lycke J. Modeling the cost-effectiveness of prolonged-release fampridine for the treatment of walking impairment in patients with multiple sclerosis in Sweden. J Med Econ 2021;Epub ahead of print. Full text.


Hallas S, Nelson A, O'Meara S, Adderley U, Meskell P, Nixon J, O'Loughlin A, Probst S, Tawfick W, Wild T, Gethin G. Development of a core outcome set for venous leg ulceration (CoreVen) research evaluations (protocol). J Tissue Viability. 2021; Online ahead of print. Abstract.


Assmann S, Keszthelyi D, Kleijnen J, Kimman M, Anastasiou F, Bradshaw E, Carrington E, Chiarioni G, Maeda Y, Muris J, Pohl D, Rydningen M, Vaizey C, Breukink S. The development of a faecal incontinence core outcome set: an international Delphi study protocol. Int J Colorectal Dis. 2021 Mar;36(3):617-622. Full text.


Storman  D, Swierz  MJ, Riemsma  RP, Wolff  R, Mitus  JW, Pedziwiatr  M, Kleijnen  J, Bala  MM. Electrocoagulation for liver metastases. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2021, Issue 1. Art. No.: CD009497. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD009497.pub3. Accessed 28 January 2021. Full text.


Westwood ME, Armstrong N, Worthy G, Fayter D, Ramaekers BLT, Grimm S, Buksnys T, Ross J, Mills NL, Body R, Collinson PO, Timmis A, Kleijnen J. Optimizing the use of high-sensitivity troponin assays for the early rule-out of myocardial infarction in patients presenting with chest pain: a systematic review. Clin Chem 2020;Epub ahead of print. Abstract.





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Forbes CFayter Dde Kock S, Quek RGW. A systematic review of international guidelines and recommendations for the genetic screening, diagnosis, genetic counseling, and treatment of BRCA-mutated breast cancer. Cancer Manag Res 2019;11:2321-37Full text.

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