Adam G Elshaug

Summary

Affiliation: University of Adelaide
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. ncbi Implementation of a split-night protocol to improve efficiency in assessment and treatment of obstructive sleep apnoea
    A G Elshaug
    Department of Public Health, The University of Adelaide, SA 5005, Australia
    Intern Med J 35:251-4. 2005
  2. doi Addressing "waste" in diagnostic imaging: some implications of comparative effectiveness research
    Adam G Elshaug
    Discipline of Public Health, School of Population Health and Clinical Practice, University of Adelaide, Adelaide, Australia
    J Am Coll Radiol 7:603-13. 2010
  3. ncbi Exploring policy makers' perspectives on a clinical controversy: airway surgery for adult obstructive sleep apnoea
    A G Elshaug
    Discipline of Public Health, University of Adelaide, Adelaide, Australia
    Qual Saf Health Care 18:397-401. 2009
  4. ncbi Identifying existing health care services that do not provide value for money
    Adam G Elshaug
    Adelaide Health Technology Assessment, Discipline of Public Health, University of Adelaide, Adelaide, SA, Australia
    Med J Aust 190:269-73. 2009
  5. doi Exploring policy-makers' perspectives on disinvestment from ineffective healthcare practices
    Adam G Elshaug
    The University of Adelaide, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
    Int J Technol Assess Health Care 24:1-9. 2008
  6. pmc Upper airway surgery should not be first line treatment for obstructive sleep apnoea in adults
    Adam G Elshaug
    Discipline of Public Health, University of Adelaide, SA 5005, Australia
    BMJ 336:44-5. 2008
  7. pmc Challenges in Australian policy processes for disinvestment from existing, ineffective health care practices
    Adam G Elshaug
    Discipline of Public Health, The University of Adelaide, Mail Drop 207, Adelaide, SA, Australia, 5005
    Aust New Zealand Health Policy 4:23. 2007
  8. ncbi Redefining success in airway surgery for obstructive sleep apnea: a meta analysis and synthesis of the evidence
    Adam G Elshaug
    Discipline of Public Health, The University of Adelaide, Australia
    Sleep 30:461-7. 2007
  9. ncbi An analysis of the evidence-practice continuum: is surgery for obstructive sleep apnoea contraindicated?
    Adam G Elshaug
    Discipline of Public Health, The University of Adelaide, Adelaid, and Respiratory Medicine Unit, The Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Woodville, SA, Australia
    J Eval Clin Pract 13:3-9. 2007
  10. pmc The ASTUTE Health study protocol: deliberative stakeholder engagements to inform implementation approaches to healthcare disinvestment
    Amber M Watt
    School of Population Health, The University of Adelaide, North Terrace, Adelaide, SA, Australia
    Implement Sci 7:101. 2012

Detail Information

Publications17

  1. ncbi Implementation of a split-night protocol to improve efficiency in assessment and treatment of obstructive sleep apnoea
    A G Elshaug
    Department of Public Health, The University of Adelaide, SA 5005, Australia
    Intern Med J 35:251-4. 2005
    ..With over 56,000 sleep studies carried out annually, this technique has significant utility in evidence-based practice...
  2. doi Addressing "waste" in diagnostic imaging: some implications of comparative effectiveness research
    Adam G Elshaug
    Discipline of Public Health, School of Population Health and Clinical Practice, University of Adelaide, Adelaide, Australia
    J Am Coll Radiol 7:603-13. 2010
    ..Once identified, these technologies should be formally evaluated for their performance in improving patient health without restricting the availability of other effective interventions...
  3. ncbi Exploring policy makers' perspectives on a clinical controversy: airway surgery for adult obstructive sleep apnoea
    A G Elshaug
    Discipline of Public Health, University of Adelaide, Adelaide, Australia
    Qual Saf Health Care 18:397-401. 2009
    ..Policy stakeholders were canvassed to assess their perspectives on this...
  4. ncbi Identifying existing health care services that do not provide value for money
    Adam G Elshaug
    Adelaide Health Technology Assessment, Discipline of Public Health, University of Adelaide, Adelaide, SA, Australia
    Med J Aust 190:269-73. 2009
    ..The process could be jointly funded by all relevant stakeholders but centrally administered, with HTA groups resourced to undertake identification and assessment and to liaise with clinicians, consumers and funding stakeholders...
  5. doi Exploring policy-makers' perspectives on disinvestment from ineffective healthcare practices
    Adam G Elshaug
    The University of Adelaide, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
    Int J Technol Assess Health Care 24:1-9. 2008
    ..Australian policy stakeholders were canvassed to assess their perspectives on the challenges and the nature of disinvestment...
  6. pmc Upper airway surgery should not be first line treatment for obstructive sleep apnoea in adults
    Adam G Elshaug
    Discipline of Public Health, University of Adelaide, SA 5005, Australia
    BMJ 336:44-5. 2008
  7. pmc Challenges in Australian policy processes for disinvestment from existing, ineffective health care practices
    Adam G Elshaug
    Discipline of Public Health, The University of Adelaide, Mail Drop 207, Adelaide, SA, Australia, 5005
    Aust New Zealand Health Policy 4:23. 2007
    ..In this paper we examine key challenges for disinvestment from these interventions and explore potential policy-related avenues to advance a disinvestment agenda...
  8. ncbi Redefining success in airway surgery for obstructive sleep apnea: a meta analysis and synthesis of the evidence
    Adam G Elshaug
    Discipline of Public Health, The University of Adelaide, Australia
    Sleep 30:461-7. 2007
    ..Though debate may occur in the clinical sphere, it is necessary to appreciate the ever-increasing funding and policy focus on cost effectiveness and "efficacy" in health care...
  9. ncbi An analysis of the evidence-practice continuum: is surgery for obstructive sleep apnoea contraindicated?
    Adam G Elshaug
    Discipline of Public Health, The University of Adelaide, Adelaid, and Respiratory Medicine Unit, The Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Woodville, SA, Australia
    J Eval Clin Pract 13:3-9. 2007
    ..The role of these operations remains controversial, with perspectives on treatment efficacy varying considerably. Despite this, their use is proliferating...
  10. pmc The ASTUTE Health study protocol: deliberative stakeholder engagements to inform implementation approaches to healthcare disinvestment
    Amber M Watt
    School of Population Health, The University of Adelaide, North Terrace, Adelaide, SA, Australia
    Implement Sci 7:101. 2012
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  11. doi Assisted reproductive technologies: a systematic review of safety and effectiveness to inform disinvestment policy
    Amber M Watt
    School of Population Health and Clinical Practice, The University of Adelaide, Adelaide 5005, SA, Australia
    Health Policy 102:200-13. 2011
    ..This systematic review examined key factors associated with specific benefits and harms of ART to inform the development of a model for generating policy recommendations within an Australian disinvestment research agenda...
  12. doi Should there be a female age limit on public funding for assisted reproductive technology?
    Drew Carter
    School of Population Health, The University of Adelaide, Adelaide, Australia 5005
    J Bioeth Inq 10:79-91. 2013
    ..We conclude with some inter-country comparison. New Zealand and Swedish policies are uncommonly transparent and thus demonstrate particularly well how the arguments we explore have been put into practice...
  13. doi Engaging clinicians in evidence-based disinvestment: role and perceptions of evidence
    Amber M Watt
    The University of Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
    Int J Technol Assess Health Care 28:211-9. 2012
    ..The aim of this study was to determine how evidence from systematic review (SR) is perceived and negotiated by expert stakeholders in considering a technology for potential disinvestment...
  14. doi What counts and how to count it: physicians' constructions of evidence in a disinvestment context
    Katherine Hodgetts
    School of Population Health and Clinical Practice, The University of Adelaide, North Terrace, Adelaide 5005, SA, Australia
    Soc Sci Med 75:2191-9. 2012
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  15. doi News and social media: windows into community perspectives on disinvestment
    Jackie M Street
    The University of Adelaide School of Population Health and Clinical Practice Level 7, 178 North Terrace Mail Drop 650 550, Adelaide, SA 5005, Australia
    Int J Technol Assess Health Care 27:376-83. 2011
    ..0--commercial media output, blogs, and discussion forums--can provide an understanding of media framing, community perspectives, and the sociopolitical aspects of an entrenched technology...
  16. pmc A systematic review of economic analyses of telehealth services using real time video communication
    Victoria A Wade
    Discipline of Public Health, The University of Adelaide, North Tce, Adelaide 5005, Australia
    BMC Health Serv Res 10:233. 2010
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  17. doi Diagnostic performance of serum cobalamin tests: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Cameron D Willis
    School of Population Health and Clinical Practice, The University of Adelaide, South Australia
    Pathology 43:472-81. 2011
    ..This study aimed to systematically assess the evidence of diagnostic accuracy for serum cbl tests across patient subgroups...