Celia A Brown

Summary

Affiliation: University of Birmingham
Country: UK

Publications

  1. doi request reprint An epistemology of patient safety research: a framework for study design and interpretation. Part 3. End points and measurement
    C Brown
    Department of Public Health and Epidemiology, University of Birmingham, Edgbaston, Birmingham B15 2TT, UK
    Qual Saf Health Care 17:170-7. 2008
  2. pmc Selecting medical students
    Celia A Brown
    BMJ 336:786. 2008
  3. ncbi request reprint Cost-utility analysis when not everyone wants the treatment: modeling split-choice bias
    Richard Lilford
    Department of Public Health and Epidemiology, University of Birmingham, United Kingdom
    Med Decis Making 27:21-6. 2007
  4. pmc Cost effectiveness of continuing professional development in health care: a critical review of the evidence
    C A Brown
    Centre for Research in Medical and Dental Education, School of Education, University of Birmingham, Birmingham B15 2TT
    BMJ 324:652-5. 2002
  5. doi request reprint An epistemology of patient safety research: a framework for study design and interpretation. Part 2. Study design
    C Brown
    Department of Public Health and Epidemiology, University of Birmingham, Edgbaston, Birmingham B15 2TT, UK
    Qual Saf Health Care 17:163-9. 2008
  6. doi request reprint An epistemology of patient safety research: a framework for study design and interpretation. Part 1. Conceptualising and developing interventions
    C Brown
    Department of Public Health and Epidemiology, University of Birmingham, Edgbaston, Birmingham B15 2TT, UK
    Qual Saf Health Care 17:158-62. 2008
  7. pmc Antenatal care and perinatal outcomes in Kwale district, Kenya
    Celia A Brown
    Department of Public Health and Epidemiology, The University of Birmingham, UK
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 8:2. 2008
  8. ncbi request reprint A qualitative study of medical school choice in the UK
    Celia Brown
    Department of Public Health and Epidemiology, The University of Birmingham, Edgbaston, Birmingham B15 2TT, UK
    Med Teach 29:27-32. 2007
  9. pmc The stepped wedge trial design: a systematic review
    Celia A Brown
    Department of Public Health and Epidemiology, The University of Birmingham, Birmingham, UK
    BMC Med Res Methodol 6:54. 2006
  10. pmc Cross sectional study of performance indicators for English Primary Care Trusts: testing construct validity and identifying explanatory variables
    Celia Brown
    Department of Public Health and Epidemiology, The University of Birmingham, Edgbaston, Birmingham B15 2TT
    BMC Health Serv Res 6:81. 2006

Detail Information

Publications12

  1. doi request reprint An epistemology of patient safety research: a framework for study design and interpretation. Part 3. End points and measurement
    C Brown
    Department of Public Health and Epidemiology, University of Birmingham, Edgbaston, Birmingham B15 2TT, UK
    Qual Saf Health Care 17:170-7. 2008
    ..Since no end point or method of data collection is infallible, the present authors advocate the use of multiple end points and methods where feasible...
  2. pmc Selecting medical students
    Celia A Brown
    BMJ 336:786. 2008
  3. ncbi request reprint Cost-utility analysis when not everyone wants the treatment: modeling split-choice bias
    Richard Lilford
    Department of Public Health and Epidemiology, University of Birmingham, United Kingdom
    Med Decis Making 27:21-6. 2007
    ..In all cases in which decision making is correlated with personal utility gain, the bias rises steeply as the proportion of acceptors declines...
  4. pmc Cost effectiveness of continuing professional development in health care: a critical review of the evidence
    C A Brown
    Centre for Research in Medical and Dental Education, School of Education, University of Birmingham, Birmingham B15 2TT
    BMJ 324:652-5. 2002
  5. doi request reprint An epistemology of patient safety research: a framework for study design and interpretation. Part 2. Study design
    C Brown
    Department of Public Health and Epidemiology, University of Birmingham, Edgbaston, Birmingham B15 2TT, UK
    Qual Saf Health Care 17:163-9. 2008
    ..The extent to which findings can be generalised over time and place should be considered as part of an evaluation, for example by undertaking qualitative or quantitative measures of fidelity, attitudes or subgroup effects...
  6. doi request reprint An epistemology of patient safety research: a framework for study design and interpretation. Part 1. Conceptualising and developing interventions
    C Brown
    Department of Public Health and Epidemiology, University of Birmingham, Edgbaston, Birmingham B15 2TT, UK
    Qual Saf Health Care 17:158-62. 2008
    ..Finally, the paper outlines the authors' pragmatist ontological stance to patient safety research, which sets the philosophical basis for the remaining three articles...
  7. pmc Antenatal care and perinatal outcomes in Kwale district, Kenya
    Celia A Brown
    Department of Public Health and Epidemiology, The University of Birmingham, UK
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 8:2. 2008
    ..This study aims to identify the determinants of attending ANC and the association between attendance and behavioural and perinatal outcomes (live births and healthy birthweight) for women in the Kwale region of Kenya...
  8. ncbi request reprint A qualitative study of medical school choice in the UK
    Celia Brown
    Department of Public Health and Epidemiology, The University of Birmingham, Edgbaston, Birmingham B15 2TT, UK
    Med Teach 29:27-32. 2007
    ..Examining the factors that make a medical school attractive (or otherwise) to potential students is particularly important but there is little empirical evidence that explores this issue...
  9. pmc The stepped wedge trial design: a systematic review
    Celia A Brown
    Department of Public Health and Epidemiology, The University of Birmingham, Birmingham, UK
    BMC Med Res Methodol 6:54. 2006
    ..This paper presents a review of 12 studies (or protocols) that use (or plan to use) a stepped wedge design. One aim of the review is to highlight the potential for the stepped wedge design, given its infrequent use to date...
  10. pmc Cross sectional study of performance indicators for English Primary Care Trusts: testing construct validity and identifying explanatory variables
    Celia Brown
    Department of Public Health and Epidemiology, The University of Birmingham, Edgbaston, Birmingham B15 2TT
    BMC Health Serv Res 6:81. 2006
    ..Secondly, we wanted to find out whether broad (global) indicators correlated with any particular features of Primary Care Trusts, such as expenditure per capita...
  11. doi request reprint An epistemology of patient safety research: a framework for study design and interpretation. Part 4. One size does not fit all
    C Brown
    Department of Public Health and Epidemiology, University of Birmingham, Edgbaston, Birmingham B15 2TT, UK
    Qual Saf Health Care 17:178-81. 2008
    ..We show how a bayesian framework can be used to synthesise evidence from a number of different sources and why this approach may be particularly appropriate for the evaluation of patient safety interventions...
  12. pmc Use of process measures to monitor the quality of clinical practice
    Richard J Lilford
    Department of Public Health and Epidemiology, University of Birmingham, Birmingham B15 2TT
    BMJ 335:648-50. 2007