Sasha Shepperd

Summary

Affiliation: University of Oxford
Country: UK

Publications

  1. pmc Can we rely on the best trial? A comparison of individual trials and systematic reviews
    Paul P Glasziou
    Centre for Evidence Based Medicine, Department of Primary Health Care, University of Oxford, UK
    BMC Med Res Methodol 10:23. 2010
  2. pmc Randomised controlled trial comparing hospital at home care with inpatient hospital care. I: three month follow up of health outcomes
    S Shepperd
    Division of Public Health and Primary Health Care, University of Oxford, Institute of Health Sciences, Headington, Oxford OX3 7LF
    BMJ 316:1786-91. 1998
  3. pmc Avoiding hospital admission through provision of hospital care at home: a systematic review and meta-analysis of individual patient data
    Sasha Shepperd
    Department of Public Health, University of Oxford, Old Road Campus, Headington, Oxford, United Kingdom
    CMAJ 180:175-82. 2009
  4. ncbi request reprint DISCERN-Genetics: quality criteria for information on genetic testing
    Sasha Shepperd
    Department of Public Health, University of Oxford, Headington, Oxford, UK
    Eur J Hum Genet 14:1179-88. 2006
  5. pmc Can we systematically review studies that evaluate complex interventions?
    Sasha Shepperd
    Department of Public Health, University of Oxford, Oxford, United Kingdom
    PLoS Med 6:e1000086. 2009
  6. ncbi request reprint A 5-star system for rating the quality of information based on DISCERN
    Sasha Shepperd
    Department of Primary Care, University of Oxford, Institute of Health Sciences, Headington, UK
    Health Info Libr J 19:201-5. 2002
  7. pmc Randomised controlled trial comparing hospital at home care with inpatient hospital care. II: cost minimisation analysis
    S Shepperd
    Division of Public Health and Primary Health Care, University of Oxford, Institute of Health Sciences, Headington, Oxford OX3 7LF
    BMJ 316:1791-6. 1998
  8. pmc Why men with prostate cancer want wider access to prostate specific antigen testing: qualitative study
    Alison Chapple
    Department of Primary Health Care, University of Oxford, Institute of Health Sciences, Oxford OX3 7LF
    BMJ 325:737. 2002
  9. ncbi request reprint The prevalence of human T-cell lymphotropic virus type 1 in the general population is unknown
    Carol Hlela
    Weatherall Institute of Molecular Medicine, Human Immunology Unit, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK
    AIDS Rev 11:205-14. 2009
  10. pmc Primary care professionals providing non-urgent care in hospital emergency departments
    Jaspreet K Khangura
    Primary Health Care, Oxford University, Oxford, UK
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 11:CD002097. 2012

Detail Information

Publications21

  1. pmc Can we rely on the best trial? A comparison of individual trials and systematic reviews
    Paul P Glasziou
    Centre for Evidence Based Medicine, Department of Primary Health Care, University of Oxford, UK
    BMC Med Res Methodol 10:23. 2010
    ..However, for many clinical questions a systematic review will not be available, or may not be up to date. One option could be to use the evidence from an individual trial to answer the question?..
  2. pmc Randomised controlled trial comparing hospital at home care with inpatient hospital care. I: three month follow up of health outcomes
    S Shepperd
    Division of Public Health and Primary Health Care, University of Oxford, Institute of Health Sciences, Headington, Oxford OX3 7LF
    BMJ 316:1786-91. 1998
    ..To compare hospital at home care with inpatient hospital care in terms of patient outcomes...
  3. pmc Avoiding hospital admission through provision of hospital care at home: a systematic review and meta-analysis of individual patient data
    Sasha Shepperd
    Department of Public Health, University of Oxford, Old Road Campus, Headington, Oxford, United Kingdom
    CMAJ 180:175-82. 2009
    ..We sought to compare the effectiveness of this method of caring for patients with that type of in-hospital care...
  4. ncbi request reprint DISCERN-Genetics: quality criteria for information on genetic testing
    Sasha Shepperd
    Department of Public Health, University of Oxford, Headington, Oxford, UK
    Eur J Hum Genet 14:1179-88. 2006
    ..The DISCERN-Genetics criteria will guide the production and appraisal of information produced for the public, and will facilitate the involvement of the public in decisions around genetic screening and testing...
  5. pmc Can we systematically review studies that evaluate complex interventions?
    Sasha Shepperd
    Department of Public Health, University of Oxford, Oxford, United Kingdom
    PLoS Med 6:e1000086. 2009
    ..This PLoS Medicine Debate considers the challenges facing systematic reviewers and suggests several ways of addressing them...
  6. ncbi request reprint A 5-star system for rating the quality of information based on DISCERN
    Sasha Shepperd
    Department of Primary Care, University of Oxford, Institute of Health Sciences, Headington, UK
    Health Info Libr J 19:201-5. 2002
    ..To develop an explicit scheme for calculating a 5-star quality rating for consumer health information, and to test if there is good agreement be tween this and the final DISCERN quality question...
  7. pmc Randomised controlled trial comparing hospital at home care with inpatient hospital care. II: cost minimisation analysis
    S Shepperd
    Division of Public Health and Primary Health Care, University of Oxford, Institute of Health Sciences, Headington, Oxford OX3 7LF
    BMJ 316:1791-6. 1998
    ..To examine the cost of providing hospital at home in place of some forms of inpatient hospital care...
  8. pmc Why men with prostate cancer want wider access to prostate specific antigen testing: qualitative study
    Alison Chapple
    Department of Primary Health Care, University of Oxford, Institute of Health Sciences, Oxford OX3 7LF
    BMJ 325:737. 2002
    ..To explore the attitudes of men with confirmed or suspected prostate cancer to testing for prostate specific antigen...
  9. ncbi request reprint The prevalence of human T-cell lymphotropic virus type 1 in the general population is unknown
    Carol Hlela
    Weatherall Institute of Molecular Medicine, Human Immunology Unit, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK
    AIDS Rev 11:205-14. 2009
    ..We conclude that there is a paucity of general population data from countries in which human T-cell lymphotropic virus type 1 is endemic, and that new studies are required to reevaluate the global burden of infection...
  10. pmc Primary care professionals providing non-urgent care in hospital emergency departments
    Jaspreet K Khangura
    Primary Health Care, Oxford University, Oxford, UK
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 11:CD002097. 2012
    ..It is not known, however, how this impacts the quality of patient care, the utilisation of hospital resources, or if it is cost-effective. ..
  11. ncbi request reprint Discharge planning from hospital to home
    Sasha Shepperd
    Department of Public Health, University of Oxford, Rosemary Rue Building, Headington, Oxford, Oxfordshire, UK
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 1:CD000313. 2013
    ..The aim of discharge planning is to reduce hospital length of stay and unplanned readmission to hospital, and improve the co-ordination of services following discharge from hospital...
  12. ncbi request reprint Doctors' and patients' use of the Internet for healthcare: a study from one general practice
    Peter W Rose
    Department of Primary Health Care, University of Oxford, UK
    Health Info Libr J 19:233-5. 2002
  13. doi request reprint Interventions to improve the use of systematic reviews in decision-making by health system managers, policy makers and clinicians
    Lakshmi Murthy
    UK Cochrane Centre, National Institute for Health Research, Oxford, UK
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 9:CD009401. 2012
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  14. ncbi request reprint Challenges to using evidence from systematic reviews to stop ineffective practice: an interview study
    Sasha Shepperd
    Department of Public Health, University of Oxford, UK
    J Health Serv Res Policy 18:160-6. 2013
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  15. doi request reprint Interventions to improve professional adherence to guidelines for prevention of device-related infections
    Gerd Flodgren
    Department of Public Health, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 3:CD006559. 2013
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  16. pmc An overview of reviews evaluating the effectiveness of financial incentives in changing healthcare professional behaviours and patient outcomes
    Gerd Flodgren
    Department of Public Health, University of Oxford, Rosemary Rue Building, Old Road Campus, Headington, Oxford, UK, OX3 7LF
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 7:CD009255. 2011
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  17. pmc What is missing from descriptions of treatment in trials and reviews?
    Paul Glasziou
    Centre for Evidence Based Medicine, Department of Primary Health Care, University of Oxford, Oxford OX3 7LF
    BMJ 336:1472-4. 2008
  18. pmc Against internet exceptionalism
    Sasha Shepperd
    BMJ 324:556-7. 2002
  19. ncbi request reprint Hospital at home: the evidence is not compelling
    Sasha Shepperd
    Ann Intern Med 143:840-1. 2005
  20. ncbi request reprint Learning to DISCERN online: applying an appraisal tool to health websites in a workshop setting
    Deborah Charnock
    The Kendra Consortium, Creighton House, Sandwich, UK
    Health Educ Res 19:440-6. 2004
    ..It is possible that general schemes such as DISCERN will provide users with simple and flexible skills for dealing with the wide range of treatment information available...
  21. ncbi request reprint Continuity of care -- a chameleon concept
    Sasha Shepperd
    J Health Serv Res Policy 7:130-2. 2002