University Research Lecturer
José Leal joined the Health Economics Research Centre in January 2004, having completed his MSc in Health Economics at the University of York in 2003. Since joining HERC, José has worked on several projects, including an economic evaluation of genetic testing for sudden cardiac death, an economic evaluation of MS/MS screening for Medium Chain Acyl-CoenzymeA Dehydrogenase Deficiency, elicitation of expert opinion and several cost-of-illness studies.
José has recently completed a doctoral thesis at the University of Oxford on the use of multi-parameter evidence synthesis to inform economic evaluations. His current research interests include the use of expert opinion to inform decision models, evidence synthesis frameworks in economic evaluation and individual patient level modelling.
Enhanced recovery following hip and knee arthroplasty: A systematic review of cost-effectiveness evidence
Pritchard M. et al, (2020), BMJ Open
Within-Trial Evaluation of Medical Resources, Costs, and Quality of Life Among Patients With Type 2 Diabetes Participating in the Exenatide Study of Cardiovascular Event Lowering (EXSCEL)
Reed SD. et al, (2019), Diabetes Care, dc190950 - dc190950
Study of Peri-Articular Anaesthetic for Replacement of the Knee (SPAARK): study protocol for a patient-blinded, randomised controlled superiority trial of liposomal bupivacaine
KNIGHT R. et al, (2019), Trials
Assessment on Patient Outcomes of Primary Hip Replacement: an Interrupted Time Series Analysis from “The National Joint Registry of England and Wales”
GARRIGA-FUENTES C., (2019), BMJ Open
Geographical Variation in Outcomes of Primary Hip and Knee Replacement
GARRIGA-FUENTES C. et al, (2019), JAMA Network Open