M Strong

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Affiliation: University of Sheffield
Country: UK

Publications

  1. doi request reprint An efficient method for computing single-parameter partial expected value of perfect information
    Mark Strong
    School of Health and Related Research ScHARR, University of Sheffield, Sheffield, UK
    Med Decis Making 33:755-66. 2013
  2. pmc Is a large scale community programme as effective as a community rehabilitation programme delivered in the setting of a clinical trial?
    Elizabeth C Goyder
    ScHARR, University of Sheffield, Regent Court, 30 Regent St, Sheffield S1 4DA, UK
    BMC Med Res Methodol 13:103. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Mapping gender variation in the spatial pattern of alcohol-related mortality: a Bayesian analysis using data from South Yorkshire, United Kingdom
    Mark Strong
    Public Health GIS Unit, School of Health and Related Research ScHARR, University of Sheffield, Regent Court, 30 Regent Street, Sheffield S1 4DA, UK
    Spat Spatiotemporal Epidemiol 3:141-9. 2012
  4. pmc A qualitative study of primary care clinicians' views of treating childhood obesity
    Olivia Walker
    University of Sheffield Medical School, Beech Hill Road, Sheffield, S10 2RX, UK
    BMC Fam Pract 8:50. 2007
  5. doi request reprint Bayesian inference for comorbid disease risks using marginal disease risks and correlation information from a separate source
    Mark Strong
    School of Health and Related Research, University of Sheffield, Sheffield, UK
    Med Decis Making 31:571-81. 2011
  6. ncbi request reprint Adverse drug effects following oseltamivir mass treatment and prophylaxis in a school outbreak of 2009 pandemic influenza A(H1N1) in June 2009, Sheffield, United Kingdom
    M Strong
    School of Health and Related Research, University of Sheffield, Sheffield, United Kingdom
    Euro Surveill 15:pii/19565. 2010
  7. pmc The UK Quality and Outcomes Framework pay-for-performance scheme and spirometry: rewarding quality or just quantity? A cross-sectional study in Rotherham, UK
    Mark Strong
    School of Health and Related Research, University of Sheffield, Regent Court, Sheffield S14DA, UK
    BMC Health Serv Res 9:108. 2009
  8. pmc A method for modelling GP practice level deprivation scores using GIS
    Mark Strong
    Rotherham Primary Care Trust, Oak House, Moorhead Way, Bramley, Rotherham, S66 1YY, UK
    Int J Health Geogr 6:38. 2007
  9. pmc A comparison of methods for calculating general practice level socioeconomic deprivation
    Mark Strong
    Rotherham Primary Care Trust, Oak House, Moorhead Way, Bramley, Rotherham, S66 1YY, UK
    Int J Health Geogr 5:29. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint Socioeconomic deprivation, coronary heart disease prevalence and quality of care: a practice-level analysis in Rotherham using data from the new UK general practitioner Quality and Outcomes Framework
    Mark Strong
    Rotherham Primary Care Trust, Oak House, Moorhead Way, Bramley, Rotherham S66 1YY, UK
    J Public Health (Oxf) 28:39-42. 2006

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Publications12

  1. doi request reprint An efficient method for computing single-parameter partial expected value of perfect information
    Mark Strong
    School of Health and Related Research ScHARR, University of Sheffield, Sheffield, UK
    Med Decis Making 33:755-66. 2013
    ..We derive the sampling distribution of our estimator and show in a case study that it is both statistically and computationally more efficient than the 2-level method. ..
  2. pmc Is a large scale community programme as effective as a community rehabilitation programme delivered in the setting of a clinical trial?
    Elizabeth C Goyder
    ScHARR, University of Sheffield, Regent Court, 30 Regent St, Sheffield S1 4DA, UK
    BMC Med Res Methodol 13:103. 2013
    ..The main objective of this study was therefore to test the hypothesis that the real-world programme would have similar outcomes to an intervention delivered in the context of a clinical trial...
  3. doi request reprint Mapping gender variation in the spatial pattern of alcohol-related mortality: a Bayesian analysis using data from South Yorkshire, United Kingdom
    Mark Strong
    Public Health GIS Unit, School of Health and Related Research ScHARR, University of Sheffield, Regent Court, 30 Regent Street, Sheffield S1 4DA, UK
    Spat Spatiotemporal Epidemiol 3:141-9. 2012
    ..The analysis approach reveals the residual (unexplained by deprivation) gender-specific and shared risk surfaces, information which may be useful for guiding public health action...
  4. pmc A qualitative study of primary care clinicians' views of treating childhood obesity
    Olivia Walker
    University of Sheffield Medical School, Beech Hill Road, Sheffield, S10 2RX, UK
    BMC Fam Pract 8:50. 2007
    ..This study aimed to explore general practitioners' and practice nurses' views in relation to their role in treating childhood obesity...
  5. doi request reprint Bayesian inference for comorbid disease risks using marginal disease risks and correlation information from a separate source
    Mark Strong
    School of Health and Related Research, University of Sheffield, Sheffield, UK
    Med Decis Making 31:571-81. 2011
    ..This paper is motivated by the problem of estimating comorbid disease state risks when only single disease risk estimates are available...
  6. ncbi request reprint Adverse drug effects following oseltamivir mass treatment and prophylaxis in a school outbreak of 2009 pandemic influenza A(H1N1) in June 2009, Sheffield, United Kingdom
    M Strong
    School of Health and Related Research, University of Sheffield, Sheffield, United Kingdom
    Euro Surveill 15:pii/19565. 2010
    ....
  7. pmc The UK Quality and Outcomes Framework pay-for-performance scheme and spirometry: rewarding quality or just quantity? A cross-sectional study in Rotherham, UK
    Mark Strong
    School of Health and Related Research, University of Sheffield, Regent Court, Sheffield S14DA, UK
    BMC Health Serv Res 9:108. 2009
    ..It is not known whether high achievement against QOF spirometry indicators is associated with spirometry to BTS standards...
  8. pmc A method for modelling GP practice level deprivation scores using GIS
    Mark Strong
    Rotherham Primary Care Trust, Oak House, Moorhead Way, Bramley, Rotherham, S66 1YY, UK
    Int J Health Geogr 6:38. 2007
    ..This study aimed to develop a Geographical Information Systems (GIS) based model that could better predict a practice population-weighted deprivation score in the absence of patient level data than simple practice postcode linkage...
  9. pmc A comparison of methods for calculating general practice level socioeconomic deprivation
    Mark Strong
    Rotherham Primary Care Trust, Oak House, Moorhead Way, Bramley, Rotherham, S66 1YY, UK
    Int J Health Geogr 5:29. 2006
    ....
  10. ncbi request reprint Socioeconomic deprivation, coronary heart disease prevalence and quality of care: a practice-level analysis in Rotherham using data from the new UK general practitioner Quality and Outcomes Framework
    Mark Strong
    Rotherham Primary Care Trust, Oak House, Moorhead Way, Bramley, Rotherham S66 1YY, UK
    J Public Health (Oxf) 28:39-42. 2006
    ..The new UK general practitioner (GP) Quality and Outcomes Framework (QOF) contract offers substantial financial rewards to general practices that combine maximal CHD case finding with high-quality CHD care...
  11. pmc Financial incentives and GPs: What about the impact on patient health?
    Mark Strong
    BMJ 335:60. 2007
  12. ncbi request reprint Are socio-economic inequalities in mortality decreasing in Trent Region, UK? An observational study, 1988-1998
    Mark Strong
    Public Health GIS Unit, School of Health and Related Research, The University of Sheffield
    J Public Health Med 24:120-2. 2002
    ..The aim of this study was to examine time trends in age-specific mortality in Trent Region comparing rates by socio-economic deprivation from 1988 to 1998...