Anne Mason

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Affiliation: University of York
Country: UK

Publications

  1. ncbi Hospital admissions for severe mental illness in England: Changes in equity of utilisation at the small area level between 2006 and 2010
    Jonathan White
    Centre for Health Economics, University of York, York YO10 5DD, United Kingdom Electronic address
    Soc Sci Med 120:243-51. 2014
  2. ncbi Topical treatments for chronic plaque psoriasis: an abridged Cochrane systematic review
    Anne Mason
    Center for Health Economics, University of York, York, United Kingdom Electronic address
    J Am Acad Dermatol 69:799-807. 2013
  3. ncbi Topical treatments for chronic plaque psoriasis
    Anne R Mason
    Centre for Health Economics, The University of York, York, UK
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 3:CD005028. 2013
  4. ncbi How well do diagnosis-related groups for appendectomy explain variations in resource use? An analysis of patient-level data from 10 European countries
    Anne Mason
    Centre for Health Economics, University of York, York, UK
    Health Econ 21:30-40. 2012
  5. ncbi Navigating uncharted waters? How international experience can inform the funding of mental health care in England
    Anne Mason
    Centre for Health Economics, University of York, Heslington, York, UK
    J Ment Health 20:234-48. 2011
  6. ncbi Why do patients having coronary artery bypass grafts have different costs or length of stay? An analysis across 10 European countries
    James Gaughan
    Centre for Health Economics, University of York, York, UK
    Health Econ 21:77-88. 2012
  7. ncbi Are English treatment centres treating less complex patients?
    Andrew Street
    Centre for Health Economics, University of York, York YO10 5DD, United Kingdom
    Health Policy 94:150-7. 2010
  8. ncbi Comparison of anticancer drug coverage decisions in the United States and United Kingdom: does the evidence support the rhetoric?
    Anne Mason
    Centre for Health Economics, University of York, York, United Kingdom
    J Clin Oncol 28:3234-8. 2010
  9. ncbi Optometrist prescribing of therapeutic agents: findings of the AESOP survey
    Anne Mason
    Centre for Health Economics, University of York, Heslington, UK
    Health Policy 60:185-97. 2002
  10. pmc Systematic searches for the effectiveness of respite care
    Su Golder
    Centre for Reviews and Dissemination, University of York, Heslington YO10 5DD
    J Med Libr Assoc 96:147-52. 2008

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Publications18

  1. ncbi Hospital admissions for severe mental illness in England: Changes in equity of utilisation at the small area level between 2006 and 2010
    Jonathan White
    Centre for Health Economics, University of York, York YO10 5DD, United Kingdom Electronic address
    Soc Sci Med 120:243-51. 2014
    ..Although there is some evidence that inequity has reduced over time, the changes are small and not always robust to sensitivity analyses. ..
  2. ncbi Topical treatments for chronic plaque psoriasis: an abridged Cochrane systematic review
    Anne Mason
    Center for Health Economics, University of York, York, United Kingdom Electronic address
    J Am Acad Dermatol 69:799-807. 2013
    ..Chronic plaque psoriasis is the most common type of psoriasis and is characterized by redness, thickness, and scaling. First-line management is with topical treatments...
  3. ncbi Topical treatments for chronic plaque psoriasis
    Anne R Mason
    Centre for Health Economics, The University of York, York, UK
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 3:CD005028. 2013
    ..First-line management of chronic plaque psoriasis is with topical treatments, including vitamin D analogues, topical corticosteroids, tar-based preparations, dithranol, salicylic acid, and topical retinoids...
  4. ncbi How well do diagnosis-related groups for appendectomy explain variations in resource use? An analysis of patient-level data from 10 European countries
    Anne Mason
    Centre for Health Economics, University of York, York, UK
    Health Econ 21:30-40. 2012
    ..All DRG systems can make better use of administrative data such as the patient's age, diagnoses and procedures, and all countries have outlying hospitals that could improve their management of resources for appendectomy...
  5. ncbi Navigating uncharted waters? How international experience can inform the funding of mental health care in England
    Anne Mason
    Centre for Health Economics, University of York, Heslington, York, UK
    J Ment Health 20:234-48. 2011
    ..Activity-based funding mechanisms are widely used in acute care. In England, payment by results is being extended to mental health care, but its financial viability is unclear...
  6. ncbi Why do patients having coronary artery bypass grafts have different costs or length of stay? An analysis across 10 European countries
    James Gaughan
    Centre for Health Economics, University of York, York, UK
    Health Econ 21:77-88. 2012
    ..However, refinements to the construction of DRGs to group CABG patients might recognise first and subsequent CABGs or other specific surgical procedures, such as multiple valve repair...
  7. ncbi Are English treatment centres treating less complex patients?
    Andrew Street
    Centre for Health Economics, University of York, York YO10 5DD, United Kingdom
    Health Policy 94:150-7. 2010
    ..If these observed differences between hospitals and treatment centres drive costs, then payments should be refined to ensure fair reimbursement...
  8. ncbi Comparison of anticancer drug coverage decisions in the United States and United Kingdom: does the evidence support the rhetoric?
    Anne Mason
    Centre for Health Economics, University of York, York, United Kingdom
    J Clin Oncol 28:3234-8. 2010
    ..Coverage decisions that consider cost effectiveness may lead to restrictions in access...
  9. ncbi Optometrist prescribing of therapeutic agents: findings of the AESOP survey
    Anne Mason
    Centre for Health Economics, University of York, Heslington, UK
    Health Policy 60:185-97. 2002
    ..However, adequate comparative research on the performance of optometrists as prescribers is needed and the issue of reimbursement will require careful consideration...
  10. pmc Systematic searches for the effectiveness of respite care
    Su Golder
    Centre for Reviews and Dissemination, University of York, Heslington YO10 5DD
    J Med Libr Assoc 96:147-52. 2008
  11. ncbi The effectiveness and cost-effectiveness of respite for caregivers of frail older people
    Anne Mason
    Centre for Health Economics, University of York, York, United Kingdom
    J Am Geriatr Soc 55:290-9. 2007
    ..Given the increasing numbers of frail elderly people and the lack of up-to-date, good-quality evidence for all types of respite care, better-quality evidence is urgently needed to inform current policy and practice...
  12. ncbi Costs and prices for inpatient care in England: mirror twins or distant cousins?
    David Epstein
    Centre for Health Economics, University of York, York YO10 5DD, England, UK
    Health Care Manag Sci 9:233-42. 2006
    ..This paper examines the structure of the tariff. We describe how costs are determined, analyse the extent to which prices reflect costs, and review the results of an early evaluation of the system...
  13. ncbi Publishing outcome data: is it an effective approach?
    Anne Mason
    Centre for Health Economics, Alcuin Block A, University of York, York, UK
    J Eval Clin Pract 12:37-48. 2006
    ..In theory, publication may help to promote public trust, support patient choice, and stimulate action to improve the quality of care whilst controlling costs...
  14. pmc Does the English NHS have a 'Health Benefit Basket'?
    Anne Mason
    Centre for Health Economics, University of York, UK
    Eur J Health Econ . 2005
    ..Regulation may, however, be important in determining citizens' rights. With reference to 'services of curative care', this paper explores whether the NHS is moving towards a more explicit definition of a health basket...
  15. ncbi Influencing prescribing in English primary care: the views of primary care organisations
    Anne Mason
    Centre for Health Economics, University of York, York, UK
    J Health Serv Res Policy 9:153-8. 2004
    ..The purpose of this study was to identify the approaches to improve primary care prescribing by primary care organisations (PCOs) in the National Health Service (NHS) in England...
  16. ncbi Support services for carers of people with mental health problems: building an evidence base to inform policy decisions
    Anne Mason
    Centre for Health Economics, University of York, Heslington, York YO10 5DD, UK
    Appl Health Econ Health Policy 2:37-42. 2003
    ..This paper elucidates issues arising from the study and explores ways towards a more evidence-based future...
  17. ncbi Should prospective payments be differentiated for public and private healthcare providers?
    Anne Mason
    Centre for Health Economics, University of York, York YO10 5DD, UK
    Health Econ Policy Law 4:383-403. 2009
    ..However, differences in capital costs appear less tractable and further investigation into possible solutions is warranted...
  18. ncbi The hospital costs of care for stroke in nine European countries
    David Epstein
    Centre for Health Economics, University of York, UK
    Health Econ 17:S21-31. 2008
    ..The vignette methodology appears feasible, but further research needs to consider access to healthcare over a longer follow up and to include both costs and outcomes...