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Research Output 2008 2020

2020
Open Access
Cost-Benefit Analysis
Obesity
Practice Guidelines
Weight Loss
Resource Allocation
Single-Payer System
Scotland
Length of Stay
Emergencies
Delivery of Health Care

Oral splints for patients with temporomandibular disorders or bruxism: a systematic review and economic evaluation

Riley, P., Glenny, A-M., Worthington, H. V., Jacobsen, E., Robertson, C., Durham, J., Davies, S., Petersen, H. & Boyers, D., 14 Feb 2020, In : Health Technology Assessment. 24, 7

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Bruxism
Temporomandibular Joint Disorders
Splints
Cost-Benefit Analysis
Pain

Oral splints for temporomandibular disorder or bruxism: a systematic review

Riley, P., Glenny, A-M., Worthington, H. V., Jacobsen, E., Robertson, C., Durham, J., Davies, S., Petersen, H. & Boyers, D., Feb 2020, In : British Dental Journal. 228, p. 191-197 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Bruxism
Temporomandibular Joint Disorders
Splints
Tooth Wear
Pain
2019
3 Downloads (Pure)

Protocol for a Randomised controlled trial to Evaluate the effectiveness and cost benefit of prescribing high dose Fluoride toothpaste in preventing and treating dental Caries in high-risk older adults (reflect trial)

Tickle, M., Ricketts, D. J. N., Duncan, A., O'Malley, L., Donaldson, P. M., Clarkson, J. E., Black, M., Boyers, D., Donaldson, M., Floate, R., Forrest, M. M., Fraser, A., Glenny, A. M., Goulao, B., McDonald, A., Ramsay, C. R., Ross, C., Walsh, T., Worthington, H. V., Young, L. & 7 others, Bonetti, D. L., Gouick, J., Mitchell, F. E., Macpherson, L. E., Lin, Y. L., Pretty, I. A. & Birch, S., 24 May 2019, In : BMC Oral Health. 19, 1, 13 p., 88.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Toothpastes
Dental Caries
Fluorides
Cost-Benefit Analysis
National Health Programs
2018
11 Citations (Scopus)
29 Downloads (Pure)

Bariatric surgery, lifestyle interventions and orlistat for severe obesity: the REBALANCE mixed-methods systematic review and economic evaluation

Avenell, A., Robertson, C., Skea, Z., Jacobsen, E., Boyers, D., Cooper, D., Aceves-Martins, M., Retat, L., Fraser, C., Aveyard, P., Stewart, F., MacLennan, G., Webber, L., Corbould, E., Xu, B., Jaccard, A., Boyle, B., Duncan, E., Shimonovich, M. & de Bruin, M., 5 Dec 2018, In : Health Technology Assessment. 22, 68, 286 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Bariatric Surgery
Morbid Obesity
Cost-Benefit Analysis
Life Style
Weights and Measures
3 Citations (Scopus)
11 Downloads (Pure)

Improving the Quality of Dentistry (IQuaD): a cluster factorial randomised controlled trial comparing the effectiveness and cost-benefit of oral hygiene advice and/or periodontal instrumentation with routine care for the prevention and management of periodontal disease in dentate adults attending dental primary care

Ramsay, C. R., Clarkson, J. E., Duncan, A., Lamont, T. J., Heasman, P. A., Boyers, D., Goulão, B., Bonetti, D., Bruce, R., Gouick, J., Heasman, L., Lovelock-Hempleman, L. A., Macpherson, L. E., McCracken, G. I., McDonald, A. M., McLaren-Neil, F., Mitchell, F. E., Norrie, J. D., van der Pol, M., Sim, K. & 5 others, Steele, J. G., Sharp, A., Watt, G., Worthington, H. V. & Young, L., Jul 2018, In : Health Technology Assessment. 22, 38, p. 1-144 144 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Dental Care
Oral Hygiene
Periodontal Diseases
Dentistry
Cost-Benefit Analysis
2 Citations (Scopus)
6 Downloads (Pure)

INTERVAL (investigation of NICE technologies for enabling risk-variable-adjusted-length) dental recalls trial: a multicentre randomised controlled trial investigating the best dental recall interval for optimum, cost-effective maintenance of oral health in dentate adults attending dental primary care

Clarkson, J. E., Pitts, N. B., Bonetti, D., Boyers, D., Braid, H., Elford, R., Fee, P. A., Floate, R., Goulão, B., Humphris, G., Needleman, I., Norrie, J. D. T., Ord, F., van der Pol, M., Ramsay, C. R., Ricketts, D. N. J., Worthington, H. V., Young, L. & INTERVAL Trial Collaboration, 7 Aug 2018, In : BMC Oral Health. 18, 10 p., 135.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Dental Care
Oral Health
Multicenter Studies
Primary Health Care
Tooth
2017
5 Citations (Scopus)
9 Downloads (Pure)

Clinical Effectiveness of Weight Loss and Weight Maintenance Interventions for Men: A Systematic Review of Men-Only Randomized Controlled Trials (The ROMEO Project)

Robertson, C., Avenell, A., Stewart, F., Archibald, D., Douglas, F., Hoddinott, P., Van Teijlingen, E. & Boyers, D., 1 Jul 2017, In : American Journal of Men's Health. 11, 4, p. 1096-1123 28 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Weight Loss
Reducing Diet
Randomized Controlled Trials
Maintenance
Weights and Measures
83 Citations (Scopus)
7 Downloads (Pure)

Mesh, graft, or standard repair for women having primary transvaginal anterior or posterior compartment prolapse surgery: two parallel-group, multicentre, randomised, controlled trials (PROSPECT)

Glazener, C. M. A., Breeman, S., Elders, A., Hemming, C., Cooper, K. G., Freeman, R. M., Smith, A. R. B., Reid, F., Hagen, S., Montgomery, I., Kilonzo, M., Boyers, D., McDonald, A., McPherson, G., MacLennan, G., Norrie, J. & PROSPECT study group, 28 Jan 2017, In : The Lancet. 389, 10067, p. 381–392 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Prolapse
Randomized Controlled Trials
Transplants
Pelvic Organ Prolapse
Quality of Life
2016
9 Citations (Scopus)
4 Downloads (Pure)

Clinical effectiveness and cost-effectiveness of surgical options for the management of anterior and/or posterior vaginal wall prolapse: two randomised controlled trials within a comprehensive cohort study - results from the PROSPECT Study

Glazener, C., Breeman, S., Elders, A., Hemming, C., Cooper, K., Freeman, R., Smith, A., Hagen, S., Montgomery, I., Kilonzo, M., Boyers, D., McDonald, A., McPherson, G., MacLennan, G. & Norrie, J., Dec 2016, In : Health Technology Assessment. 20, 95, p. 1-452 452 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Uterine Prolapse
Cost-Benefit Analysis
Prolapse
Cohort Studies
Randomized Controlled Trials

Sex based differences in trials: Sex can affect participation, engagement, and adherence in trials

Avenell, A., Robertson, C., Stewart, F., Boyers, D., Douglas, F., Archibald, D., van Teijlingen, E., Hoddinott, P. & Boachie, C., 30 Dec 2016, In : BMJ. 355, 1 p., 6754.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

22 Citations (Scopus)
4 Downloads (Pure)

Should weight loss and maintenance programmes be designed differently for men? A systematic review of long-term randomised controlled trials presenting data for men and women: The ROMEO project

Robertson, C., Avenell, A., Boachie, C., Stewart, F., Archibald, D., Douglas, F., Hoddinott, P., van Teijlingen, E. & Boyers, D., Jan 2016, In : Obesity research & clinical practice. 10, 1, p. 70-84 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Weight Reduction Programs
Randomized Controlled Trials
Maintenance
Weight Loss
Weights and Measures
4 Downloads (Pure)

Two parallel, pragmatic, UK multicentre, randomised controlled trials comparing surgical options for upper compartment (vault or uterine) pelvic organ prolapse (the VUE Study): study protocol for a randomised controlled trial

Glazener, C., Constable, L., Hemming, C., Breeman, S., Elders, A., Cooper, K., Freeman, R., Smith, A. R. B., Hagen, S., McDonald, A., McPherson, G., Montgomery, I., Kilonzo, M., Boyers, D., Goulao, B. & Norrie, J., 8 Sep 2016, In : Trials. 17, p. 1-18 18 p., 441.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Pelvic Organ Prolapse
Randomized Controlled Trials
Uterine Prolapse
Prolapse
Random Allocation
2015
9 Citations (Scopus)
4 Downloads (Pure)

A Qualitative Evidence Synthesis on the Management of Male Obesity

Archibald, D., Douglas, F., Hoddinott, P., Van Teijlingen, E., Stewart, F., Robertson, C., Boyers, D. & Avenell, A., 12 Oct 2015, In : BMJ Open. 5, 10, 16 p., e008372.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Obesity
Weights and Measures
Qualitative Research
Information Storage and Retrieval
Life Style
36 Citations (Scopus)
6 Downloads (Pure)

Early surgery versus initial conservative treatment in patients with traumatic intracerebral haemorrhage [STITCH(Trauma)]: the first randomized trial

Mendelow, A. D., Gregson, B. A., Rowan, E. N., Francis, R., McColl, E., McNamee, P., Chambers, I., Unterberg, A. W., Boyers, D. & Mitchell, P., 17 Aug 2015, In : Journal of Neurotrauma. 32, 17, p. 1312-1323 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Traumatic Cerebral Hemorrhage
Wounds and Injuries
Random Allocation
Hemorrhage
Glasgow Outcome Scale
15 Citations (Scopus)
4 Downloads (Pure)

Surgical trial in traumatic intracerebral haemorrhage (STITCH): A randomised controlled trial of early surgery compared with Initial conservative treatment

Gregson, B. A., Rowan, E. N., Francis, R., McNamee, P., Boyers, D., Mitchell, P., McColl, E., Chambers, I. R., Unterberg, A., Mendelow, A. D. & the STITCH(TRAUMA) investigators, 1 Sep 2015, In : Health Technology Assessment. 19, 70, p. 1-138 138 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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Traumatic Cerebral Hemorrhage
Randomized Controlled Trials
Cerebral Hemorrhage
Glasgow Outcome Scale
Biomedical Technology Assessment
2 Citations (Scopus)
10 Downloads (Pure)
Open Access
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Inguinal Hernia
Cost-Benefit Analysis
Quality-Adjusted Life Years
Confidence Intervals
Odds Ratio
2014
5 Citations (Scopus)
26 Downloads (Pure)

Are men difficult to find? Identifying male-specific studies in MEDLINE and Embase

Stewart, F., Fraser, C., Robertson, C., Avenell, A., Archibald, D., Douglas, F., Hoddinott, P., van Teijlingen, E. & Boyers, D., 18 Jul 2014, In : Systematic reviews . 3, 78.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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MEDLINE
Controlled Vocabulary
Databases
Language
Bibliographic Databases
77 Citations (Scopus)
26 Downloads (Pure)

Systematic reviews of and integrated report on the quantitative, qualitative and economic evidence base for the management of obesity in men

Robertson, C., Archibald, D., Avenell, A., Douglas, F., Hoddinott, P., van Teijlingen, E., Boyers, D., Stewart, F., Boachie, C., Fioratou, E., Wilkins, D., Street, T., Carroll, P. & Fowler, C., May 2014, In : Health Technology Assessment. 18, 35, p. v-vi, xxiii-xxix, 1-424

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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Obesity
Economics
Reducing Diet
Weight Loss
Weight Reduction Programs
24 Citations (Scopus)

Cost-effectiveness of Self-management Methods for the Treatment of Chronic Pain in an Aging Adult Population: A Systematic Review of the Literature

Boyers, D., McNamee, P., Clarke, A., Jones, D., Martin, D., Schofield, P. & Smith, B. H., Apr 2013, In : Clinical Journal of Pain. 29, 4, p. 366-375 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLiterature review

10 Citations (Scopus)
4 Downloads (Pure)

IQuaD dental trial; improving the quality of dentistry: a multicentre randomised controlled trial comparing oral hygiene advice and periodontal instrumentation for the prevention and management of periodontal disease in dentate adults attending dental primary care

Clarkson, J. E., Ramsay, C. R., Averely, P., Bonetti, D., Boyers, D., Campbell, L., Chadwick, G. R., Duncan, A., Elders, A., Gouick, J., Hall, A. F., Heasman, L., Heasman, P. A., Hodge, P. J., Jones, C., Laird, M., Lamont, T. J., Lovelock, L. A., Madden, I., McCombes, W. & 16 others, McCracken, G. I., McDonald, A. M., McPherson, G., Macpherson, L. E., Mitchell, F. E., Norrie, J. D. T., Pitts, N. B., van der Pol, M., Ricketts, D. N., Ross, M. K., Steele, J. G., Swan, M., Tickle, M., Watt, P. D., Worthington, H. V. & Young, L., 26 Oct 2013, In : BMC Oral Health. 13, 58.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Dental Care
Oral Hygiene
Periodontal Diseases
Dentistry
Primary Health Care
2012

A nationwide screening programme for familial hypercholesterolaemia in Scotland using existing services

Miedzybrodzka, Z., Bell, C., Boyers, D., Brown, C., Kelly, K., Tennant, S., Walker, S., Finnie, R., van Mourik, M., Pearson, P., Slater, S., Berg, J., Hailey, H., Gregory, H. & Simpson, W., Sep 2012, In : Journal of Medical Genetics. 49, Supplement 1, p. S115 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalAbstract

27 Citations (Scopus)

Efficacy and Cost of an Exercise Programme for Functionally Impaired Older Heart Failure Patients: A Randomized Controlled Trial

Witham, M. D., Fulton, R. L., Greig, C. A., Johnston, D. W., Lang, C. C., van der Pol, M., Boyers, D., Struthers, A. D. & McMurdo, M. E. T., Mar 2012, In : Circulation. Heart Failure. 5, 2, p. 209-216 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Randomized Controlled Trials
Heart Failure
Exercise
Costs and Cost Analysis
Quality of Life
33 Citations (Scopus)
5 Downloads (Pure)

Eltrombopag for the treatment of chronic immune or idiopathic thrombocytopenic purpura: A NICE single technology appraisal

Boyers, D., Jia, X., Jenkinson, D. & Mowatt, G., 1 Jan 2012, In : Pharmacoeconomics. 30, 6, p. 483-495 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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Idiopathic Thrombocytopenic Purpura
National Institutes of Health (U.S.)
Technology
Quality-Adjusted Life Years
Cost-Benefit Analysis
16 Citations (Scopus)
5 Downloads (Pure)

Elucigene FH20 and LIPOchip for the diagnosis of familial hypercholesterolaemia: a systematic review and economic evaluation

Sharma, P., Boyers, D., Boachie, C., Stewart, F., Miedzybrodzka, Z., Simpson, W., Kilonzo, M., McNamee, P. & Mowatt, G., Mar 2012, In : Health Technology Assessment. 16, 17, p. 1-266 266 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Hyperlipoproteinemia Type II
Cost-Benefit Analysis
Guidelines
Dominant Genes
Coronary Disease
14 Citations (Scopus)
5 Downloads (Pure)

Process evaluation for the FEeding Support Team (FEST) randomised controlled feasibility trial of proactive and reactive telephone support for breastfeeding women living in disadvantaged areas

Hoddinott, P., Craig, L., Maclennan, G., Boyers, D., Vale, L. & On behalf of the NHS Grampian and the University of Aberdeen FEST project team, 2012, In : BMJ Open. 2, 2, e001039.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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Vulnerable Populations
Breast Feeding
Telephone
Randomized Controlled Trials
Workload
33 Citations (Scopus)
5 Downloads (Pure)

The FEeding Support Team (FEST) randomised, controlled feasibility trial of proactive and reactive telephone support for breastfeeding women living in disadvantaged areas

Hoddinott, P., Craig, L., Maclennan, G., Boyers, D., Vale, L. & On behalf of the NHS Grampian and the University of Aberdeen FEST project team, 2012, In : BMJ Open. 2, 2, e000652.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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Vulnerable Populations
Breast Feeding
Telephone
Randomized Controlled Trials
Costs and Cost Analysis
2011
9 Citations (Scopus)
3 Downloads (Pure)

A pragmatic multi-centre randomised controlled trial of fluid loading in high-risk surgical patients undergoing major elective surgery: the FOCCUS study

Cuthbertson, B. H., Campbell, M. K., Stott, S. A., Elders, A., Hernández, R., Boyers, D., Norrie, J., Kinsella, J., Brittenden, J., Cook, J., Rae, D., Cotton, S. C., Alcorn, D., Addison, J., Grant, A. & The FOCCUS study group, 16 Dec 2011, In : Critical Care. 15, 6, 12 p., R296.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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Randomized Controlled Trials
Costs and Cost Analysis
Cost-Benefit Analysis
Length of Stay
Quality-Adjusted Life Years

A randomised controlled trial of exercise training for older heart failure patients

Fulton, R. L., Witham, M. D., Greig, C., Johnston, D., Lang, C. C., Van der Pol, M., Boyers, D., Struthers, A. D., McMurdo, M. E. T. & Johnston, D., Aug 2011, In : Age and Ageing. 40, Suppl. 2, p. II9 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Citations (Scopus)
4 Downloads (Pure)

Eltrombopag for the treatment of chronic idiopathic (immune) thrombocytopenic purpura (ITP): a single technology appraisal

Boyers, D., Jia, X., Crowther, M., Jenkinson, D., Fraser, C. & Mowatt, G., May 2011, In : Health Technology Assessment. 15, Suppl. 1, p. 23-32 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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Elucigene and LIPOchip for FH: NICE Diagnostic Assessment Review (DAR)

Sharma, P., Boyers, D., Boachie, C., Stewart, F., Miedzybrodzka, Z., Simpson, W., Kilonzo, M. M., McNamee, P. & Mowatt, G., Nov 2011.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceOther

2010

Pragmatic multi-centre randomised trial of (1) routine postoperative ICU care and/or (2) pre-operative fluid loading in high-risk surgical patients undergoing major elective and urgent surgery

Cuthbertson, B., Campbell, M. K., Stott, S., Vale, L. D., Norrie, J. D. T., Kinsella, J., Cook, J. A., Brittenden, J., Grant, A. M., Alcorn, D., Serpell, M., McColl, S., Rae, D., Shepherd, K., Addison, J., McPherson, G. C., McDonald, A. M., Cotton, S. C., Elders, A. S., MacLennan, G. S. & 2 others, Boyers, D. & Hernández, R. A., 2010, Edinburgh, United Kingdom: Chief Scientist Office. 7 p.

Research output: Book/ReportCommissioned Report

Postoperative Care
Morbidity
Fluid Therapy
Randomized Controlled Trials
Mortality
2008
4 Downloads (Pure)

Eltrombopag for the treatment of chronic idiopathic (immune) thrombocytopenic purpura: A Single Technology Appraisal

Boyers, D., Jia, X., Crowther, M., Jenkinson, D. J., Fraser, C. M. & Mowatt, G., Dec 2008, Southampton, United Kingdom: NIHR Health Technology Assessment programme. 164 p.

Research output: Book/ReportCommissioned Report

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