Publications

Bethel, A., Rogers, M., Abbott, R. Use of a search summary table to improve systematic review search methods, results, and efficiency. Journal of the Medical Library Association. 2021; 109 (1): 97-106. Abstract

Bethel, A., Rogers, M. A checklist to assess database-hosting platforms for designing and running searches for systematic reviews. Health Information and Libraries Journal. 2014; 31: 43–53. Abstract

Bethel, A., Rogers, M., Goodwin, V. Searching for the evidence. Agility. 2013; Winter 2013/14: 56-58. Bethel 2013

Booth, A., Briscoe, S., Wright, J.M. The “realist search”: a systematic scoping review of current practice and reporting. Research Synthesis Methods. 2019; 11(1): 14-35. Abstract

Briscoe, S., Nunns, M., Shaw, L. How do Cochrane authors conduct web searching to identify studies? Findings from a cross‐sectional sample of Cochrane Reviews. Health Information and Libraries Journal. 2020; 37(4): 293-318. Abstract

Briscoe, S. A review of the reporting of web searching to identify studies for Cochrane systematic reviews. Research Synthesis Methods. 2018; 9(1): 89-99. Abstract

Briscoe, S., Bethel, A., Rogers, M. Conduct and reporting of citation searching in Cochrane systematic reviews: a cross-sectional study. Research Synthesis Methods. 2019 Epub ahead of print. Abstract

Briscoe, S. Cooper, C. Glanville, J. Lefebvre, C. The loss of the NHS EED and DARE databases and the effect on evidence synthesis and evaluation. Research Synthesis Methods 2017 DOI: 10.1002/jrsm.1235. Abstract

Briscoe S. Eysenbach, Tuische and Diepgen’s evaluation of web searching for identifying unpublished studies for systematic reviews: an innovative study which is still relevant today. Evidence Based Library and Information Practice. 2016; 11(3), 108-114. Abstract

Briscoe, S. Web searching for systematic reviews: a case study of reporting standards in the UK Health Technology Assessment programme. BMC Research Notes. 2015; 8(1): 153. Abstract

Briscoe, S., Cooper, C. The British Nursing Index and CINAHL: a comparison of journal title coverage and the implications for information professionals. Health Information and Libraries Journal. 2014; 31(3): 195-203. Abstract

Booth, A., Wright, J., Briscoe, S. Scoping and Searching to Support Realist Approaches. In Emmel, N., Greenhalgh, J., Manzano, A., Monaghan, M., Dalkin, S. (Eds.) Doing Realist Research. 2018. London: SAGE Publications Limited.

Carrieri, D., Briscoe, S., Jackson, M., Mattick, K., Papoutsi, C., Pearson, M., Wong, G. ‘Care Under Pressure’: a realist review of interventions to tackle doctors’ mental ill-health and its impacts on the clinical workforce and patient care. BMJ Open. 2018; 8(2). Abstract

Cooper, C., Levay, P., Lorenc, T., Craig, G.M. A population search filter for hard-to-reach populations increased search efficiency for a systematic review. Journal of Clinical Epidemiology. 2014; 67: 554-55. Abstract

Cooper, C., Rogers, M., Bethel, A., Briscoe, S., Lowe, J. A mapping review of the literature on UK-focused health and social care databases. Health Information and Libraries Journal. 2014; DOI: 10.1111/hir.12083. Abstract

Crudgington, H., Rogers, M., Morris, H., Gringras., P, Pal, D.K., Morris, C. Epilepsy‐specific patient‐reported outcome measures of children's health‐related quality of life: A systematic review of measurement properties. Epilepsia. 2020; doi: 10.1111/epi.16430. [Epub ahead of print]. Abstract

Crudgington ,H,. Rogers, M., Bray, L., Carter, B., Currier, J., Dunkley, C., Gibbon, F.M., Hughes, D., Lyle, S., Roberts, D., Tudur Smith, C., Gringras, P., Pal, D.K., Morris, C.. Core Health Outcomes in Childhood Epilepsy (CHOICE): Development of a core outcome set using systematic review methods and a Delphi survey consensus. Epilepsia. 2019;60(5):857-71. Abstract

Demeyin, W.A., Frost, J., Ukoumunne, O.C., Briscoe, S., Britten, N. N of 1 trials and the optimal individualisation of drug treatments: a systematic review protocol. Systematic Reviews. 2017; 6(1). Abstract

Greaves, C., Poltawski, L., Garside, R., Briscoe, S. Understanding the challenge of weight loss maintenance: a systematic review and synthesis of qualitative research on weight loss maintenance. Health Psychology Review.2017; 11(2): 145-163. Abstract

Grigore, B., Lewis, R., Peters, J., Robinson, S., Hyde, C. Development, validation and effectiveness of diagnostic prediction tools for colorectal cancer in primary care: a systematic review. BMC Cancer. 2020; 20, 1084. Abstract

Gwernan-Jone,s R., Lourida, I., Abbott, R.A., Rogers, M., Green, C., Ball, S., Hemsley, A., Cheeseman, D., Clare, L., Moore, D., Burton, J., Lawrence, S., Hussey, C., Coxon, G., Llewellyn, D.J., Naldrett, T., Thompson Coon, J. Understanding and improving experiences of care in hospital for people living with dementia, their carers and staff: three systematic reviews. Health Services and Delivery Research. 2020; 8(43). Abstract

Lefebvre, C., Glanville, J., Briscoe, S., Littlewood, A., Marshall, C., Metzendorf, M-I., Noel-Storr, A., Rader, T., Shokraneh, F., Thomas, J.L., et al (2019). Chapter 4: Searching for and selecting studies. In Higgins JPT, Thomas J, Chandler J, Cumpston M, Li T, Page MJ, Welch VA (Eds.) Cochrane Handbook for Systematic Reviews of Interventions. 2nd Edition, Chichester (UK): John Wiley & Sons.

Long, L., Moore, D., Robinson, S., Anderson, R., Sansom, A., Aylward, A., Fletcher, E., Welsman, J., Dean, S.G., Campbell, J. Understanding why primary care doctors leave direct patient care - A systematic review of qualitative research. BMJ Open. 2020 (in press)

Mattick, K., Brennan, N., Briscoe, S., Papoutsi, C., Pearson, M. Optimising feedback for early career professionals: a scoping review and new framework. Medical Education. 2019; 53(4): 355-368. Abstract

Orr, N., Wagstaffe, A., Briscoe, S., Garside, R. How do older people describe their sensory experiences of the natural world? a systematic review of the qualitative evidence. BMC Geriatrics. 2016; 16. Abstract

Papoutsi, C., Mattick, K., Pearson, M., Brennan, N., Briscoe, S., Wong, G. Social and professional influences on antimicrobial prescribing for doctors-in-training: a realist review. Journal of Antimicrobial Chemotherapy. 2017; 72(9): 2418-2 430. Abstract

Parker, H., Frost, J., Britten, N., Robinson, S., Mattick, K. Understanding surgical antimicrobial prescribing behaviour in the hospital setting: a systematic review and metaethnography. protocol. Systematic Reviews. 2020; 9, 236. Abstract

Poltawski, L., Allison, R., Briscoe, S., Freeman, J., Kilbride, C., Neal, D., Turton, A.J., Dean, S. Assessing the impact of upper limb disability following stroke: a qualitative enquiry using internet-based personal accounts of stroke survivors. Disability and Rehabilitation. 2016; 38(10): 945-951. Abstract

Rogers, M., Bethel, A., Abbott, R. Locating qualitative studies in dementia on MEDLINE, EMBASE, CINAHL and PsycINFO: a comparison of search strategies. Research Synthesis Methods. 2017; doi: 10.1002/jrsm.1280. [Epub ahead of print]. Abstract

Rogers, M., Bethel, A., Boddy, K. Development and testing of a medline search filter for identifying patient and public involvement in health research. Health Information & Libraries Journal. 2017 Jan 1. doi: 10.1111/hir.12157. [Epub ahead of print]. Abstract

Sheaff, R., Brand, S.L., Lloyd, H., Wanner, A., Fornasiero, M., Briscoe, S., Valderas, J.M., Byng, R., Pearson, M. From programme theory to logic models for multispecialty community providers: a realist evidence synthesis. Health Services and Delivery Research. 2018; 6(24): 1-210. Abstract

Short, R.E., Cox, D.T.C., Yin, L.T., Bethel, A., Eales, J.F., Garside, R. Review of the evidence for oceans and human health relationships in Europe: A systematic map. Environment International. 2020; 146, 106275. Abstract

Conference Presentations

Bethel, A., Rogers, M. (2016) Search summaries for systematic reviews. Paper presented at NICE Joint Information Day, London Search summaries JID

Bethel, A., Rogers, M. (2015) Search summaries to inform future systematic reviews. Paper presented at Cochrane Colloquium, Vienna Search summaries cochrane 2015

Bethel, A., Rogers, M. (2014)  Using EndNote for double screening: A simple way to merge duplicate libraries (Demonstration). Paper presented at HLG Conference, Oxford Endnote HLG

Bethel, A., Rogers, M (2014)  Searching and beyond: The librarian's role in systematic reviews (SR) - a workshop case study. Paper presented at HLG Conference, Oxford Search and Beyond HLG

Bethel, A., Rogers, M. (2012) The suitability of database hosting platforms for carrying out complex reviews. Paper presented at Health Library Conference, Glasgow Platforms under the microscope

Briscoe, S. (2016). How theories of information can contribute to the development of literature search methods for realist reviews. Paper presented at the 2nd International Conference on Realist Evaluation and Synthesis (CARES), London. CARES Slides CARES Text

Briscoe, S. (2015) Web searching for systematic reviews. Paper presented at 23rd Cochrane Colloquium, Vienna. http://2015.colloquium.cochrane.org/abstracts/web-searching-systematic-reviews-how-develop-current-guidance-methods-and-reporting

Briscoe, S. (2014) Web searching for health technology assessment reports. Paper presented at InterTASC ISSG Workshop, Exeter Web-searching

Cooper, C., Briscoe, S., & Crathorne, L. (2016) Should RCT Search Filters Account For The Phases Of Clinical Trials In Addition To Study Design? Paper presented at HTAi, Tokyo, Japan. Cooper et al HTAi 2016

Cooper, C., Briscoe, S., Lowe, J., Rogers, M., Bethel, A. (2013) The status of UK health and social care databases (with funding from the Health Libraries Group and the University Medical Health Librarians Group). Paper presented at the Health Services Research Networks. A UK Health and Social Care Database Roadshow

Cooper, C., Gomersall, A. (2010) Resource Selection Bias and the Status of UK databases. Paper presented at Cochrane and Campbell Colloquium, Colorado. Cochrane-Campbell

Cooper, C. (2015) Realist Reviews from an information specialist's perspective: why, what and how. Paper presented at the Joint Information Group Realist Reviews

Cooper, C. (2015) Realist Literature Searching: Towards Processes and Reporting Standards. Paper presented at CARES Conference Realist Literature Searching

Rogers, M., Bethel, A., Boddy, K. (2014) The development of a MEDLINE search filter to find patient and public involvement (PPI) research literature. Paper presented at HLG Conference, Oxford PPI Filter Slides

Rogers, M., Bethel, A., Abbott, R. (2015)  Finding qualitative literature on dementia in MEDLINE, EMBASE, PsycINFO and CINAHL: assessment of three qualitative search filters. Paper presented at Cochrane Colloquium, Vienna Cochrane

Posters

Lowe, J., Peters, J., Shields, B., Cooper, C. (2014) Methods to update systematic literature searches: full update searching vs. forward citation chasing: A case study from a systematic review of diagnostic accuracy (presented at InterTASC ISSG Workshop, Exeter) Jenny Lowe

Bethel, A., Rogers, M. (2015) A simple method to merge duplicate Endnote Libraries together after screening as part of a systematic review. (presented at EAHIL, Edinburgh) EAHIL Poster

Rogers, M., Bethel, A., Boddy, K. (2014) The Development of a Search Filter to Identify Literature about Patient and Public Involvement (PPI) in Health Research (presented at Campbell Collaboration Colloquium, Belfast) PPI Filter 2

Bethel, A., Rogers, M. (2015) A checklist to assess database-hosting platforms for designing and running searches for systematic reviews: inclusion of HDAS (from NHS Evidence). HDAS poster

Briscoe, S. and Cooper, C. (2014) The British Nursing Index and CINAHL: A comparison of journal title coverage and the implications for information professionals (presented at Health Libraries Group conference 2014, Oxford). BNI & CINAHL

Grants

The methodology of information search and retrieval forms the back-bone of the IS team’s work. The team hold funding grants from the Health Libraries Group and the University Medical Health Librarians Group for research looking at the status and use of UK health and social care databases.

Morwenna Rogers (selected grants):

  • Improving the mental health of children with long term conditions;
  • Dissemination and implementation in dementia care: A systematic review.

Simon Briscoe (selected grants):

  • From Programme Theory to Logic Models for Multi-specialty Community Providers: A Realist Evidence Synthesis (Co-applicant)
  • ‘Care Under Pressure’: a realist review of interventions to tackle doctors’ mental ill-health and its impacts on the clinical workforce and patient care (Co-applicant)