Selected Publications

Pharmacoeconomic Publications

Bath-Hextall F, Ozolins M, Armstrong S, Colver G, Perkins W, Miller PSJ, Williams HC. Surgery versus Imiquimod for Nodular Superficial basal cell carcinoma (SINS) study group Surgical excision versus imiquimod 5% cream for nodular and superficial basal-cell carcinoma (SINS): a multicentre, non-inferiority, randomised controlled trial. Lancet Oncol. 2014 Jan;15(1):96-105

Duggan AE, Elliott CA, Miller P, Hawkey CJ, Logan RFA. Clinical trial: a randomized trial of early endoscopy, H.pylori testing and empirical therapy for the management of dyspepsia in primary care. Aliment Pharmacol Ther, 2009; 29: 55-68

Tran YB, Frial T, Miller PSJ. Statin’s cost-effectiveness: a Canadian analysis of commonly prescribed generic and brand name statins. Can J Clin Pharmacology, 2007; 14(2): e205-214.

Miller PSJ, Drummond MF, Langkilde L, McMurray JJV, Ögren M. Cost-Effectiveness of antithrombotic treatments for stroke prevention in patients with atrial fibrillation. European Heart Journal , 2005; 7: C41-C54.

Miller PSJ, Smith DG, Jones P. Cost-effectiveness of rosuvastatin in treating patients to LDL-cholesterol goals compared with atorvastatin, pravastatin and simvastain: analysis of the STELLAR trial. American Journal of Cardiology 2005; 95(11): 38-43.

Miller PSJ, Andersson F, Kalra L. Stroke Outcomes in Atrial Fibrillation: is the Cost-Effectiveness of Anticoagulation Underestimated? Stroke 2005; 36:360-366.

Miller PSJ. Role of Pharmacoeconomic Analysis in R&D Decision Making: When, Where, How?. PharmacoEconomics 2005; 23(1): 1- 12.

Parkin D, McNamee P, Jacoby A, Miller P, Thomas S, Bates D. A cost-utility analysis of interferon beta for multiple sclerosis. Health Technology Assessment, 1998; Vol.2: no.4

Occupational Health Economics

Miller P, Rossiter P, Nuttall D. Demonstrating the economic value of occupational health. Occupational Medicine 2002; 52 (8): 477- 483. (Best paper award Occuptaional Medicine 2002)

Miller P, Whynes D, Reid A. Economic evaluation of the occupational health service provided by Boots PLC. Occupational Medicine, 2000, 50 (3): 159-163. (Best paper award Occuptaional Medicine 2000)

Miller, P. and Haslam, C. Why employers spend money on employee health: interviews with occupational health and safety professionals from British Industry. Safety Sci, 2009; 47(2):163-169 

Miller P, Murphy, S. Demonstrating the economic value of investments in health at work: not just a measurement problem. Occupational Medicine, 2006; (9): 3-5 

Health Service Research

Thomas KS, Miller P, Doherty, M, Muir KR, Jones, AC, O’Reilly, SC. Cost effectiveness of a 2-year home exercise programme for the treatment of knee pain. Arthritis Care and Research 2005; 53(3):388-394

Miller P, Cunliffe AL, Gladman JRF, Husbands SL, Dewey ME, Harwood RH. Economic analysis of an early discharge rehabilitation service for older people. Age & Ageing 2005; 34:1-7 

Miller P. In economics as well as medicine prevention is better than cure? Age and Ageing 2004; 33: 1-2. 

Cunliffe AL, Gladman JR, Husbands SL, Miller P, Dewey ME, Harwood RH. Sooner and healthier: a randomised controlled trial and interview study of an early discharge rehabilitation service for older people. Age & Ageing 2004 33: 246-252. 

Fleming S, Blake H, Gladman J, Hart E, Lymbery M, Dewey M, McCloughry H, Walker M, Miller P. A RCT of a care home rehabilitation service to reduce long-term institutionalisation for elderly people. Age & Ageing 2004 33: 384-390.

CAPC Study: Counselling versus Antidepressant Therapy for the Treatment of Mild to Moderate Depression in Primary care:

Chilvers C, Dewey M, Fielding K, Gretton V, Miller P, Palmer B, Weller D, Churchill R, Williams I, Bedi N, Duggan C, Lee A, Harrison G. Antidepressant drugs and generic counselling for treatment of major depression in primary care: randomised trial with patient preference arms. British Medical Journal. 2001 Mar 31;322(7289):772.

Miller P, et al. Counselling versus Antidepressant Therapy for the Treatment of Mild to Moderate Depression in Primary care: Economic Analysis. International Journal of Technology Assessment in Health Care. 2003 Vol 19(1), 80-90.

Stevens, J. W., O'Hagan, A. and Miller, P. Case study in the Bayesian analysis of a cost-effectiveness trial in the evaluation of health care technologies: Depression. 2003 Pharmaceutical Statistics. 2003; 2:51-68.

LBP Study: Radiography of the lumbar spine in primary care patients with low back pain:

Kendrick D, Fielding K, Bentley E, Kerslake R, Miller P, Pringle M. Radiography of the lumbar spine in primary care patients with low back pain: randomised controlled trial. British Medical Journal. 2001 Feb 17;322(7283):400-5.

Miller P, Kendrick D, Bentley, E, Fiedling K. Satisfaction, but at a price. Cost effectiveness of lumbar spine radiography in primary care patients with low back pain. Spine 2002;27:2291-2297.

Beach M, Miller P, Goodall I. Evaluating telemedicine in an accident and emergency setting. Comput Methods Programs Biomed. 2001 Mar 1;64(3):215-223.

Beach M, Goodall I, Miller P. Evaluating telemedicine for minor injuries units. J Telemed Telecare 2000;6 Suppl 1:S90-2.

Kendrick D, Marsh P, Fielding K, Miller P. Preventing injuries in children: cluster randomised controlled trial in primary care. British Medical Journal, 1999; 318: 980-983.

Murphy R, Sackley C, , Harwood R. Effect of experience of severe stroke on subjective valuations of quality of life after stroke. y, 2001; 70:679- 681.

Miller P, Vale L. The programme approach to managing informed commissioning. Health Service Management Research, 2001; 14, 159-164.

Miller P, Parkin D, Craig N, Lewis D, Gerard K. Less fog on the Tyne? Programme Budgeting in Newcastle and North Tyneside. Health Policy, 1997; 40, 217-229.

Miller P. Managing informed purchasing: a survey of decision-makers. Journal of Management in Medicine, 1997;1:35-42

Miller P, Craig N, Scott A, Walker A, Hanlon P. Measuring progress towards a primary care led NHS. British Journal of General Practice, 1999; 49: 541-545.

Chappel D, Miller P, Thomson R, Parkin D. Models of commissioning health services in the British NHS: a literature review. Journal of Public Health Medicine, 1999 Jun; 21(2):221-7.