Andrew Hutchings

Summary

Affiliation: London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine
Country: UK

Publications

  1. pmc Factors associated with non-response in routine use of patient reported outcome measures after elective surgery in England
    Andrew Hutchings
    Department of Health Services Research and Policy, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, UK
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 10:34. 2012
  2. pmc Development of paediatric quality of inpatient care indicators for low-income countries - A Delphi study
    Stephen Ntoburi
    Kenya Medical Research Institute Wellcome Trust Centre for Geographic Medicine Research, Kilifi, Kenya
    BMC Pediatr 10:90. 2010
  3. pmc Evaluation of modernisation of adult critical care services in England: time series and cost effectiveness analysis
    Andrew Hutchings
    Health Services Research Unit, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London WC1E 7HT
    BMJ 339:b4353. 2009
  4. ncbi request reprint A comparison of formal consensus methods used for developing clinical guidelines
    Andrew Hutchings
    Health Services Research Unit, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    J Health Serv Res Policy 11:218-24. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint A systematic review of factors affecting the judgments produced by formal consensus development methods in health care
    Andrew Hutchings
    Health Services Research Unit, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    J Health Serv Res Policy 11:172-9. 2006
  6. pmc An experimental study of determinants of the extent of disagreement within clinical guideline development groups
    A Hutchings
    Health Services Research Unit, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London WC1E 7HT, UK
    Qual Saf Health Care 14:240-5. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint Socioeconomic status and outcome from intensive care in England and Wales
    Andrew Hutchings
    Department of Public Health and Policy, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, United Kingdom
    Med Care 42:943-51. 2004
  8. ncbi request reprint An experimental study of determinants of group judgments in clinical guideline development
    Rosalind Raine
    Health Services Research Unit, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel Street, London WC1E 7HT, UK
    Lancet 364:429-37. 2004
  9. ncbi request reprint Is publicly funded health care really distributed according to need? The example of cardiac rehabilitation in the UK
    Rosalind Raine
    Department of Public Health and Policy, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel Street, London WC1E 7HT, UK
    Health Policy 67:227-35. 2004
  10. doi request reprint Late response to patient-reported outcome questionnaires after surgery was associated with worse outcome
    Andrew Hutchings
    Department of Health Services Research and Policy, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, 15 17 Tavistock Place, London WC1H 9SH, United Kingdom
    J Clin Epidemiol 66:218-25. 2013

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Publications34

  1. pmc Factors associated with non-response in routine use of patient reported outcome measures after elective surgery in England
    Andrew Hutchings
    Department of Health Services Research and Policy, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, UK
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 10:34. 2012
    ..We studied whether non-response rates to post-operative questionnaires are associated with patients' characteristics and organisational features of providers...
  2. pmc Development of paediatric quality of inpatient care indicators for low-income countries - A Delphi study
    Stephen Ntoburi
    Kenya Medical Research Institute Wellcome Trust Centre for Geographic Medicine Research, Kilifi, Kenya
    BMC Pediatr 10:90. 2010
    ..Indicators of quality of care for children in hospitals in low-income countries have been proposed, but information on their perceived validity and acceptability is lacking...
  3. pmc Evaluation of modernisation of adult critical care services in England: time series and cost effectiveness analysis
    Andrew Hutchings
    Health Services Research Unit, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London WC1E 7HT
    BMJ 339:b4353. 2009
    ..To evaluate the impact and cost effectiveness of a programme to transform adult critical care throughout England initiated in late 2000...
  4. ncbi request reprint A comparison of formal consensus methods used for developing clinical guidelines
    Andrew Hutchings
    Health Services Research Unit, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    J Health Serv Res Policy 11:218-24. 2006
    ..To compare two consensus development methods commonly used for developing clinical guidelines in terms of the judgments produced, closeness of consensus, amount of change between rounds, concordance with research evidence and reliability...
  5. ncbi request reprint A systematic review of factors affecting the judgments produced by formal consensus development methods in health care
    Andrew Hutchings
    Health Services Research Unit, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    J Health Serv Res Policy 11:172-9. 2006
    ..Our objective was to examine the impact that the characteristics of individual participants, groups and the consensus process have on the judgments produced by formal consensus development methods in health care...
  6. pmc An experimental study of determinants of the extent of disagreement within clinical guideline development groups
    A Hutchings
    Health Services Research Unit, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London WC1E 7HT, UK
    Qual Saf Health Care 14:240-5. 2005
    ..To assess the effect of design features and clinical and social cues on the extent of disagreement among participants in a formal consensus development process...
  7. ncbi request reprint Socioeconomic status and outcome from intensive care in England and Wales
    Andrew Hutchings
    Department of Public Health and Policy, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, United Kingdom
    Med Care 42:943-51. 2004
    ..The objective of this study was to estimate the association between socioeconomic status (SES) and outcome for admissions to intensive care...
  8. ncbi request reprint An experimental study of determinants of group judgments in clinical guideline development
    Rosalind Raine
    Health Services Research Unit, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel Street, London WC1E 7HT, UK
    Lancet 364:429-37. 2004
    ....
  9. ncbi request reprint Is publicly funded health care really distributed according to need? The example of cardiac rehabilitation in the UK
    Rosalind Raine
    Department of Public Health and Policy, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel Street, London WC1E 7HT, UK
    Health Policy 67:227-35. 2004
    ..To demonstrate the importance of measuring both the horizontal and vertical components of equity in order to examine whether patients are receiving the health care that they need...
  10. doi request reprint Late response to patient-reported outcome questionnaires after surgery was associated with worse outcome
    Andrew Hutchings
    Department of Health Services Research and Policy, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, 15 17 Tavistock Place, London WC1H 9SH, United Kingdom
    J Clin Epidemiol 66:218-25. 2013
    ..Nonresponse to patient-reported outcome (PRO) questionnaires after surgery might bias the results. Our aim was to gauge the potential impact of nonresponse bias by comparing the outcomes of early and late responders...
  11. doi request reprint 'Not quite Jericho, but more doors than there used to be'. Staff views of the impact of 'modernization' on boundaries around adult critical care services in England
    Mary Durand
    Department of Health Services Research and Policy, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    J Health Serv Res Policy 15:229-35. 2010
    ..Modernization' policies aimed to alter the boundaries around critical care and create a comprehensive, seamless service...
  12. doi request reprint Modernisation as a professionalising strategy: the case of critical care in England
    Judith Green
    Department of Health Services Research and Policy, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    Sociol Health Illn 33:819-36. 2011
    ..Their accounts suggest that modernisation can be a professionalising strategy, with responses to change being neither resistant nor compliant, but sceptically strategic...
  13. ncbi request reprint An experimental study of the influence of individual participant characteristics on formal consensus development
    James Carpenter
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel Street, London, UK
    Int J Technol Assess Health Care 23:108-15. 2007
    ..The aim of this study was to examine the influence of participants' characteristics on the results produced by formal consensus methods...
  14. doi request reprint Using patient-reported outcomes (PROs) to compare the providers of surgery: does the choice of measure matter?
    Jenny Neuburger
    Department of Health Services Research and Policy, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    Med Care 51:517-23. 2013
    ..Patient-reported outcomes (PROs) are being used to compare health care providers with little knowledge of how the choice of measure affects such comparisons...
  15. doi request reprint Investigating the governance of autonomous public hospitals in England: multi-site case study of NHS foundation trusts
    Pauline Allen
    Department of Health Services Research and Policy, Faculty of Public Health and Policy, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    J Health Serv Res Policy 17:94-100. 2012
    ..To investigate the external and internal governance of NHS foundation trusts (FTs), which have increased autonomy, and local members and governors unlike other NHS trusts...
  16. pmc Systematic review of mental health interventions for patients with common somatic symptoms: can research evidence from secondary care be extrapolated to primary care?
    Rosalind Raine
    Department of Public Health and Policy, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London WC1E 7HT
    BMJ 325:1082. 2002
    ..To assess whether results obtained in secondary care can be extrapolated to primary care and suggest how future trials should be designed to provide more rigorous evidence...
  17. doi request reprint Funnel plots for comparing provider performance based on patient-reported outcome measures
    Jenny Neuburger
    Department of Health Services Research and Policy, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, 15 17 Tavistock Place, London WC1H 9SH, UK
    BMJ Qual Saf 20:1020-6. 2011
    ..For health performance indicators derived from skewed distributions, funnel plots designed with symmetric control limits may increase the risk of false alarms about poor performance...
  18. doi request reprint The association between deprivation and hospital mortality for admissions to critical care units in England
    Catherine A Welch
    Intensive Care National Audit and Research Centre, Tavistock House, Tavistock Square, WC1H 9HR, London, UK
    J Crit Care 25:382-90. 2010
    ..It is important to be aware if an association exists because risk prediction models do not adjust for deprivation...
  19. pmc Challenges to implementing the national programme for information technology (NPfIT): a qualitative study
    Jane Hendy
    Department of Public Health and Policy, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London WC1E 7HT
    BMJ 331:331-6. 2005
    ..To describe the context for implementing the national programme for information technology (NPfIT) in England, actual and perceived barriers, and opportunities to facilitate implementation...
  20. ncbi request reprint Is publicly funded health care really distributed according to need? The example of cardiac rehabilitation in the UK
    Rosalind Raine
    Department of Public Health and Policy, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel Street, London WC1E 7HT, UK
    Health Policy 63:63-72. 2003
    ..To demonstrate the importance of measuring both the horizontal and vertical components of equity in order to examine whether patients are receiving the health care that they need...
  21. pmc Process and impact of mergers of NHS trusts: multicentre case study and management cost analysis
    Naomi Fulop
    Health Services Research Unit, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London WC1E 7HT
    BMJ 325:246. 2002
    ..To study the processes involved in and impact of mergers between NHS trusts, including the effect on management costs...
  22. pmc Reduction in the use of surgery for glue ear: did national guidelines have an impact?
    N Black
    Health Services Research Unit, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel Street, London WC1E 7HT, UK
    Qual Saf Health Care 11:121-4. 2002
    ..It is widely accepted that the passive dissemination of national clinical guidance has little or no impact on practice...
  23. pmc Patient determinants of mental health interventions in primary care
    R Raine
    Health Services Research Unit, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine
    Br J Gen Pract 50:620-5. 2000
    ....
  24. doi request reprint Estimating recruitment rates for routine use of patient reported outcome measures and the impact on provider comparisons
    Andrew Hutchings
    Department of Health Services Research and Policy, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, 15 17 Tavistock Place, London WC1H 9SH, UK
    BMC Health Serv Res 14:66. 2014
    ..Our objectives were to: use patient-level linked data to evaluate these estimates; produce revised estimates of national and providers' recruitment rates; and explore whether or not recruitment bias exists...
  25. ncbi request reprint Cost data for individual patients included in clinical studies: no amount of statistical analysis can compensate for inadequate costing methods
    Nicholas Graves
    Department of Public Health and Policy, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, University of London, UK
    Health Econ 11:735-9. 2002
    ..For the results of clinical studies to be valid both cost methods and the methods used for the statistical analysis of cost data should be of a high quality...
  26. ncbi request reprint Changing organisations: a study of the context and processes of mergers of health care providers in England
    Naomi Fulop
    Health Services Research Unit, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel Street, London WC1E 7HT, UK
    Soc Sci Med 60:119-30. 2005
    ..Understanding the process of merger better should lead to a more cautious approach to the likely gains, provide understanding of the problems that are likely in the period of change, and anticipate and avoid harmful consequences...
  27. ncbi request reprint Clinical outcomes, quality of life, and diagnostic uncertainty in the first year of polymyalgia rheumatica
    Andrew Hutchings
    London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    Arthritis Rheum 57:803-9. 2007
    ....
  28. doi request reprint Does the decline in road traffic injury in London vary by ethnicity?
    N Malhotra
    London Health Observatory, London, UK
    Inj Prev 14:333-7. 2008
    ..To examine ethnic variations in trends in road traffic injuries in London...
  29. pmc Reporting ethics committee approval and patient consent by study design in five general medical journals
    S Schroter
    Health Services Research Unit, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    J Med Ethics 32:718-23. 2006
    ..Authors are required to describe in their manuscripts ethical approval from an appropriate committee and how consent was obtained from participants when research involves human participants...
  30. pmc Implementation of computerised physician order entry (CPOE) and picture archiving and communication systems (PACS) in the NHS: quantitative before and after study
    Simon Collin
    Department of Social Medicine, University of Bristol
    BMJ 337:a939. 2008
    ..To assess the impact of components of the national programme for information technology (NPfIT) on measures of clinical and operational efficiency...
  31. pmc Implementing the NHS information technology programme: qualitative study of progress in acute trusts
    Jane Hendy
    Innovation Studies Centre, Imperial College, London SW7 2AZ
    BMJ 334:1360. 2007
    ..To describe progress and perceived challenges in implementing the NHS information and technology (IT) programme in England...
  32. ncbi request reprint Developing classification criteria for polymyalgia rheumatica: comparison of views from an expert panel and wider survey
    Bhaskar Dasgupta
    Department of Rheumatology, Southend Hospital, Westcliff, Essex SS0 0RY, UK
    J Rheumatol 35:270-7. 2008
    ..This report summarizes the findings from a consensus process to identify potential classification criteria for polymyalgia rheumatica (PMR)...
  33. ncbi request reprint Differences in review quality and recommendations for publication between peer reviewers suggested by authors or by editors
    Sara Schroter
    BMJ Editorial Office, BMA House, London, England
    JAMA 295:314-7. 2006
    ..Many journals give authors who submit papers the opportunity to suggest reviewers. Use of these reviewers varies by journal and little is known about the quality of the reviews they produce...
  34. doi request reprint The Beck Depression Inventory requires modification in scoring before use in a haemodialysis population in the UK
    Donna Grant
    Department of General Adult Psychiatry, Brentwood, UK
    Nephron Clin Pract 110:c33-8. 2008
    ..The BDI is validated in a normal population, but in patients with physical ill health there has been a difficulty in defining appropriate cut-off scores...