Nicholas Mays

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

Publications

  1. ncbi Systematically reviewing qualitative and quantitative evidence to inform management and policy-making in the health field
    Nicholas Mays
    Health Services Research Unit, Department of Public Health and Policy, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    J Health Serv Res Policy 10:6-20. 2005
  2. ncbi Primary care organizations in New Zealand and England: tipping the balance of the health system in favour of primary care?
    Judith Smith
    Health Services Management Centre, University of Birmingham, UK
    Int J Health Plann Manage 22:3-19; discussion 21-4. 2007
  3. doi An evaluation of the Public Health Responsibility Deal: Informants' experiences and views of the development, implementation and achievements of a pledge-based, public-private partnership to improve population health in England
    Mary Alison Durand
    Policy Innovation Research Unit, Department of Health Services Research and Policy, Faculty of Public Health and Policy, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK Electronic address
    Health Policy 119:1506-14. 2015
  4. doi Health information on alcoholic beverage containers: has the alcohol industry's pledge in England to improve labelling been met?
    Mark Petticrew
    Policy Innovation Research Unit, Faculty of Public Health and Policy, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine LSHTM, London, UK
    Addiction 111:51-5. 2016
  5. ncbi The Public Health Responsibility Deal: making the workplace healthier?
    Cécile Knai
    Policy Innovation Research Unit, Faculty of Public Health and Policy, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, 15 17 Tavistock Place, London WC1H 9SH, UK
    J Public Health (Oxf) . 2016
  6. ncbi Describing the impact of health services and policy research
    Shyama Kuruvilla
    Department of Public Health and Policy, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel Street, London WC1E 7HT, UK
    J Health Serv Res Policy 12:S1-23-31. 2007
  7. doi Divergence of NHS choice policy in the UK: what difference has patient choice policy in England made?
    Marie Sanderson
    Research Fellow, Department of Health Services Research and Policy, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, UK
    J Health Serv Res Policy 18:202-8. 2013
  8. doi The Public Health Responsibility deal: has a public-private partnership brought about action on alcohol reduction?
    Cécile Knai
    Policy Innovation Research Unit, Faculty of Public Health and Policy, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    Addiction 110:1217-25. 2015
  9. pmc Studying policy implementation using a macro, meso and micro frame analysis: the case of the Collaboration for Leadership in Applied Health Research & Care (CLAHRC) programme nationally and in North West London
    Sarah E M Caldwell
    Department of Health Services Research and Policy, Faculty of Public Health and Policy, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, 15 17 Tavistock Place, London, WC1H 9SH, UK
    Health Res Policy Syst 10:32. 2012
  10. doi Learning from other countries: an on-call facility for health care policy
    Ellen Nolte
    Health Services Research Unit, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    J Health Serv Res Policy 13:58-64. 2008

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Publications31

  1. ncbi Systematically reviewing qualitative and quantitative evidence to inform management and policy-making in the health field
    Nicholas Mays
    Health Services Research Unit, Department of Public Health and Policy, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    J Health Serv Res Policy 10:6-20. 2005
    ..The choice of approach will be contingent on the aim of the review and nature of the available evidence, and often more than one approach will be required...
  2. ncbi Primary care organizations in New Zealand and England: tipping the balance of the health system in favour of primary care?
    Judith Smith
    Health Services Management Centre, University of Birmingham, UK
    Int J Health Plann Manage 22:3-19; discussion 21-4. 2007
    ....
  3. doi An evaluation of the Public Health Responsibility Deal: Informants' experiences and views of the development, implementation and achievements of a pledge-based, public-private partnership to improve population health in England
    Mary Alison Durand
    Policy Innovation Research Unit, Department of Health Services Research and Policy, Faculty of Public Health and Policy, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK Electronic address
    Health Policy 119:1506-14. 2015
    ..As part of a larger evaluation, we explored informants' experiences and views about the RD's development, implementation and achievements...
  4. doi Health information on alcoholic beverage containers: has the alcohol industry's pledge in England to improve labelling been met?
    Mark Petticrew
    Policy Innovation Research Unit, Faculty of Public Health and Policy, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine LSHTM, London, UK
    Addiction 111:51-5. 2016
    ..1% met best practice. We assessed what proportion of alcohol products now contain the required health warning information, and its clarity and placement...
  5. ncbi The Public Health Responsibility Deal: making the workplace healthier?
    Cécile Knai
    Policy Innovation Research Unit, Faculty of Public Health and Policy, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, 15 17 Tavistock Place, London WC1H 9SH, UK
    J Public Health (Oxf) . 2016
    ..This paper analyses the RD health at work pledges in terms of their likely effectiveness and added value...
  6. ncbi Describing the impact of health services and policy research
    Shyama Kuruvilla
    Department of Public Health and Policy, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel Street, London WC1E 7HT, UK
    J Health Serv Res Policy 12:S1-23-31. 2007
    ..This paper describes an initial attempt to develop a methodical approach to identify and describe research impact...
  7. doi Divergence of NHS choice policy in the UK: what difference has patient choice policy in England made?
    Marie Sanderson
    Research Fellow, Department of Health Services Research and Policy, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, UK
    J Health Serv Res Policy 18:202-8. 2013
    ..To examine the types of choices available to patients in the English NHS when being referred for acute hospital care in the light of the divergence of patient choice policy in the four countries of the UK...
  8. doi The Public Health Responsibility deal: has a public-private partnership brought about action on alcohol reduction?
    Cécile Knai
    Policy Innovation Research Unit, Faculty of Public Health and Policy, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    Addiction 110:1217-25. 2015
    ..This paper aims to evaluate what action resulted from the RD alcohol pledges...
  9. pmc Studying policy implementation using a macro, meso and micro frame analysis: the case of the Collaboration for Leadership in Applied Health Research & Care (CLAHRC) programme nationally and in North West London
    Sarah E M Caldwell
    Department of Health Services Research and Policy, Faculty of Public Health and Policy, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, 15 17 Tavistock Place, London, WC1H 9SH, UK
    Health Res Policy Syst 10:32. 2012
    ..The goal of this paper is to assess how national-level understanding of the aims and objectives of the CLAHRCs translated into local implementation and practice in North West London...
  10. doi Learning from other countries: an on-call facility for health care policy
    Ellen Nolte
    Health Services Research Unit, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    J Health Serv Res Policy 13:58-64. 2008
    ..A formal evaluation of the influence on health care policy-making in England is not yet available. Such knowledge will be of crucial importance for the development of similar resources elsewhere...
  11. doi Are the Public Health Responsibility Deal alcohol pledges likely to improve public health? An evidence synthesis
    Cécile Knai
    Policy Innovation Research Unit, Faculty of Public Health and Policy, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    Addiction 110:1232-46. 2015
    ..This paper reviews systematically the evidence underpinning four RD alcohol pledges...
  12. doi Health services research in Europe and its use for informing policy
    Stefanie Ettelt
    Department of Health Services Research and Policy, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    J Health Serv Res Policy 16:48-60. 2011
    ..Our objective was to provide an overview of the infrastructure and capacity of HSR in Europe, and to explore the links between HSR and policy in European countries...
  13. doi Voluntary agreements between government and business - a scoping review of the literature with specific reference to the Public Health Responsibility Deal
    Anna Bryden
    Policy Research Unit in Policy Innovation Research, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, 15 17 Tavistock Place, London WC1H 9SH, UK
    Health Policy 110:186-97. 2013
    ..It aimed to summarise the types of agreements that exist, how they work in practice, the conditions for their success and how they had been evaluated...
  14. doi Assessing health care planning--a framework-led comparison of Germany and New Zealand
    Stefanie Ettelt
    London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Faculty of Public Health and Policy, Department of Health Services Research and Policy, 15 17 Tavistock Place, London WC1H 9SH, UK
    Health Policy 106:50-9. 2012
    ..We use a new framework for analysing health care planning organised around the dimensions of 'vision', 'governance' and 'intelligence' to assess the approach in two deliberately contrasting countries, Germany and New Zealand...
  15. doi Evaluating Labour's market reforms, 2002-10
    Nicholas Mays
    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 17:1-6. 2012
    ..However, this high level conclusion conceals a far more nuanced and complex picture of both the process of implementation and the impact of the changes, as the papers in this supplement drawn from the HREP show...
  16. doi Can the Accountable Care Organization model facilitate integrated care in England?
    Faheem Ahmed
    Master of Public Health, Faculty of Public Health and Policy, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, UK Medical Student, Guy s King s and St Thomas School of Medicine, King s College London, UK
    J Health Serv Res Policy 20:261-4. 2015
    ..Working together, general practice federations and the Academic Health Science Networks could form the basis of accountable care in England. ..
  17. doi Why public trust in health care systems matters and deserves greater research attention
    Felix Gille
    Research Degree Student, Department of Health Services Research and Policy, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, UK
    J Health Serv Res Policy 20:62-4. 2015
    ..More research into public trust in health care systems could contribute to improving efficiency while protecting the health of the public. ..
  18. pmc Taking knowledge users' knowledge needs into account in health: an evidence synthesis framework
    Deepthi Wickremasinghe
    London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK and
    Health Policy Plan 31:527-37. 2016
    ..The Framework should facilitate a more systematic assessment of the balance of essential characteristics required to select the best output for the purpose. ..
  19. pmc Patients' experiences of the choice of GP practice pilot, 2012/2013: a mixed methods evaluation
    Stefanie Tan
    Policy Innovation Research Unit, Department of Health Services Research and Policy, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    BMJ Open 5:e006090. 2015
    ..To investigate patients' experiences of the choice of general practitioner (GP) practice pilot...
  20. pmc Describing the impact of health research: a Research Impact Framework
    Shyama Kuruvilla
    Health Services Research Unit, Department of Public Health and Policy, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    BMC Health Serv Res 6:134. 2006
    ..Researchers are often hard-pressed to identify and describe research impacts and ad hoc accounts do not facilitate comparison across time or projects...
  21. ncbi How can we synthesize qualitative and quantitative evidence for healthcare policy-makers and managers?
    Catherine Pope
    Health Services Research, School of Nursing and Midwifery at the University of Southampton
    Healthc Manage Forum 19:27-31. 2006
    ..In the healthcare context, synthesis methods are less well developed than methods such as systematic review. Nonetheless, synthesis has the potential to provide knowledge and decision support to healthcare policy-makers and managers...
  22. pmc Primary care trusts: do they have a future?
    Judith Smith
    BMJ 331:1156-7. 2005
  23. pmc Effect of diverging policy across the NHS
    Arturo Alvarez-Rosete
    Policy Directorate, King s Fund, London W1G 0AN
    BMJ 331:946-50. 2005
  24. ncbi Should general practitioners purchase health care for their patients? The total purchasing experiment in Britain
    Sally Wyke
    Scottish School of Primary Care, 34 York Place, EH1 3HU Edinburgh, UK
    Health Policy 65:243-59. 2003
    ....
  25. pmc Implementing practice based commissioning
    Richard Q Lewis
    BMJ 335:1168. 2007
  26. ncbi The provision of critical care outreach services in England: findings from a national survey
    Ann McDonnell
    Faculty of Health and Wellbeing, Sheffield Hallam University, Collegiate Crescent Campus, Collegiate Crescent, S1 1WB Sheffield, UK
    J Crit Care 22:212-8. 2007
    ..The aim of this study was to describe the development, introduction, implementation, and current models of critical care outreach services...
  27. ncbi Continuity through change: the rhetoric and reality of health reform in New Zealand
    Toni Ashton
    Centre for Health Services Research and Policy, School of Population Health, University of Auckland, Private Bag 92019, Auckland, New Zealand
    Soc Sci Med 61:253-62. 2005
    ..Key aspects of the health system have endured throughout the reform period and these arguably have more importance for system functioning and performance than the high-level structural changes...
  28. pmc Practice based commissioning: applying the research evidence
    Judith Smith
    Health Services Management Centre, School of Public Policy, University of Birmingham, Birmingham B15 2RT
    BMJ 331:1397-9. 2005
  29. ncbi The big story. The impact of primary care-led commissioning and how commissioning might best develop in the future
    Richard Lewis
    King s Fund
    Health Serv J 114:13-5. 2004
  30. pmc Primary care trusts
    Kieran Walshe
    BMJ 329:871-2. 2004
  31. ncbi Should the English National Health Service be freed from political control? The case against
    Nicholas Mays
    J Health Serv Res Policy 9:2-3. 2004