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My publications
Saunders, R., & Shaban, R. Z. (2019). The burden of sternal wound infections after coronary artery bypass graft surgery: a healthcare simulation study. Presented at the ACIPC (Australasian College for Infection Prevention and Control), Perth, Australia.
Blüher, M., Saunders, S. J., Mittard, V., Torrejon Torres, R., Davis, J. A., & Saunders, R. (2019). Critical Review of European Health-Economic Guidelines for the Health Technology Assessment of Medical Devices. Frontiers in Medicine, Section Regulatory Science. https://doi.org/10.3389/fmed.2019.00278
Saunders, R., & Shaban, R. Z. (2019). The cost of sternal wound infections and the benefit of implementing additional patient safety practices: a healthcare model study in Australia. Presented at the ISQUA (The International society for Quality in Health Care), Cape Town, South Africa.
Mallow, P., Brandt, D., Blüher, M., Lankiewicz, J., & Saunders, R. (2019). Burden of sternal wound infections following coronary artery bypass graft procedure in select countries. Presented at the International Society for Pharmacoeconomics and Outcomes Research (ISPOR), Bogotá, Colombia. Retrieved from https://www.valuehealthregionalissues.com/article/S2212-1099(19)30248-1/pdf
Davis, J. A., & Saunders, R. (2019). Letter to the Editor:“Reassessment of a meta-analysis of intraoperative cerebral-oximetry-based management studies.” Canadian Journal of Anesthesia/Journal Canadien d’anesthésie. https://doi.org/10.1007/s12630-019-01469-7
Saunders, R., Torrejon Torres, R., & Kosinski, L. (2019). Evaluating the clinical and economic consequences of using video capsule endoscopy to monitor Crohn’s disease. Clinical and Experimental Gastroenterology. https://doi.org/10.2147/CEG.S198958
Saunders, R., Torrejon Torres, R., & Janeke, F. (2019). A public-private collaboration to objectively measure the value of capnography monitoring. Presented at the EHMA (European Health Management Association), Espoo, Finland.
Blüher, M., Mallow, P., Lankiewicz, J., Brandt, D., & Saunders, R. (2019). Providing value in the prevention of sternal wound infections following coronary artery bypass graft. Presented at the EHMA (European Health Management Association), Espoo, Finland.
Blüher, M., Mittard, V., Torrejon Torres, R., & Saunders, R. (2019). Limitations in health-economic guidance for medical devices. Presented at the HTAi annual meeting, Cologne, Germany.
Saunders, R., & Lankiewicz, J. (2019). The Cost Effectiveness of Single-Patient-Use Electrocardiograph Cable and Lead Systems in Monitoring for Coronary Artery Bypass Graft Surgery. Frontiers in Cardiovascular Medicine. https://doi.org/10.3389/fcvm.2019.00061
Blüher, M., Mittard, V., Davis, J., Torrejon Torres, R., & Saunders, R. (2019). Economic evaluation of medical devices: are there lessons to be learnt from Europe? Presented at the International Society for Pharmacoeconomics and Outcomes Research (ISPOR), New Orleans, USA. Retrieved from http://www.coreva-scientific.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/ISPOR-New-Orleans-MD-HTA_final.pdf
Saunders, R., Blüher, M., & Lankiewicz, J. (2019). Care burden associated with sternal wound surgical site infections after coronary artery bypass graft. Presented at the European Operating Room Nurses Association (EORNA), The Hague, the Netherlands.
Saunders, R., Blüher, M., & Lankiewicz, J. (2019). The burden of sternal wound infections (SWI) after coronary artery bypass graft (CABG) surgery within the Medicare patient population. Presented at the American Heart Association Quality of Care and Outcomes Research Scientific Sessions (AHA-QCOR), Arlington, USA.
Torrejon Torres, R., Saunders, R., & Ho, K. M. (2019). A comparative cost-effectiveness analysis of mechanical and pharmacological VTE prophylaxis after lower limb arthroplasty in Australia. Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research. https://doi.org/10.1186/s13018-019-1124-y
Saunders, R., & Lankiewicz, J. (2018). How changes in Electrocardiography monitoring and reimbursement practices could impact on surgical site infections after coronary artery bypass graft surgery. Presented at the International Society for Pharmacoeconomics and Outcomes Research (ISPOR), Barcelona, Spain.
Saunders, R., & Bosma, K. J. (2018). The cost effectiveness of mechanical ventilation using PAV+ mode in Canada. Presented at the Critical Care Canada Forum (CCCF), Toronto, Canada.
Torrejon Torres, R., McAlindon, M., Lobo, A., Blüher, M., Leonard, C., Van Lent, N., & Saunders, R. (2018). Is pan-enteric video capsule endoscopy a cost-effective option for optimization of Crohn’s Disease therapy in England? Presented at the United European Gastroenterology (UEG) Week, Vienna, Austria.
Torrejon Torres, R., Nadeau, W., & Saunders, R. (2018). Does automating water flushes impact the care costs of enteral nutrition therapy? Presented at the European Society for Clinical Nutrition and Metabolism (ESPEN), Madrid, Spain.
Saunders, R., & Lankiewicz, J. (2018). are single-patient-use electrocardiograph cable and lead systems during coronary artery bypass graft (CABG) monitoring a benefit to healthcare payers: a budget. Presented at the International Society for Pharmacoeconomics and Outcomes Research (ISPOR), Baltimore, USA.
Saunders, R., Davis, J. A., Kranke, P., Weissbrod, R., Whitaker, D. K., & Lightdale, J. R. (2018). Clinical and economic burden of procedural sedation-related adverse events and their outcomes: analysis from five countries. Therapeutics and Clinical Risk Management. Retrieved from http://dx.doi.org/10.2147/TCRM.S154720
Saunders, R., Blüher, M., Torrejon Torres, R., Williams, M. J., Richardson, K., & Kosinski, L. (2018). Using small bowel and colon video capsule endoscopy to optimize Crohn’s disease therapy may improve patient quality of life. Presented at the European crohn’s and colitis organisation (ECCO), Vienna, Austria.
Saunders, R., & Georgopoulos, D. (2018). Evaluating the cost-effectiveness of proportional-assist ventilation plus versus pressure support ventilation in the intensive care unit in two countries. Frontiers in Public Health, 6. https://doi.org/10.3389/fpubh.2018.00168
Saunders, R., Comerota, A. J., Ozols, A., Torrejon Torres, R., & Ho, K. M. (2018). Intermittent pneumatic compression is a cost-effective method of orthopedic postsurgical venous thromboembolism prophylaxis. ClinicoEconomics and Outcomes Research: CEOR, 10, 231–241. https://doi.org/10.2147/CEOR.S157306
Saunders, R., Davis, J., Weissbrod, R., Whitaker, D., Kranke, P., & Lightdale, J. (2017). Interventions and costs associated with SIVA-defined adverse events during procedural sedation in five countries. Presented at the United European Gastroenterology (UEG) Week, Barcelona, Spain.
Saunders, R., Davis, J., Weissbrod, R., Kranke, P., Lightdale, J., & Whitaker, D. (2017). Clinical practice, monitoring, and patient safety during procedural sedation in five countries. Presented at the United European Gastroenterology (UEG) Week, Barcelona, Spain.
Saunders, R., & Georgopoulos, D. (2017). An Analysis of Cost and Health Outcomes Related to Mechanical Ventilation in the United States. Presented at the CHEST annual meeting, Toronto, Canada.
Davis, J. A., & Saunders, R. (2017). Letter to the Editor on the Article “A network meta-analysis of updated haemostatic strategies for hysterectomy.” International Journal of Surgery, 47, 39–41. https://doi.org/10.1016/J.IJSU.2017.09.061
Saunders, R., & Georgopoulos, D. (2017). Cost and health outcomes associated with mechanical ventilation: A cost-effectiveness evaluation in the United Kingdom. Presented at the ESICM LIVES 2017-30th European Society of Intensive Care Medicine Annual Congress, Vienna, Austria.
Davis, J., & Saunders, R. (2017). Men are predictable: Modeling cardiovascular disease prevalence from population survey data (BRFSS). Presented at the International Society for Pharmacoeconomics and Outcomes Research (ISPOR), Annual International Congress, Boston, USA.
Saunders, R., Torrejon Torres, R., Williams, M. J., Richardson, K., & Kosinski, L. (2017). Budget impact analysis of capsule endoscopy for scheduled monitoring in Crohn’s Disease. Presented at the International Society for Pharmacoeconomics and Outcomes Research (ISPOR), Annual International Congress, Boston, USA.
Saunders, R., Ajizian, S., & Mestek, M. (2017). Respiratory Compromise in Moderate and Deep Sedation (chapter 11). In Moderate and Deep Sedation in Clinical Practice (Second Edition, pp. 141–149). Cambridge University Press.
Saunders, R., Struys, M. M., Pollock, R. F., Mestek, M., & Lightdale, J. R. (2017). Patient safety during procedural sedation using capnography monitoring: a systematic review and meta-analysis. BMJ Open. Retrieved from http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bmjopen-2016-013402
Saunders, R., & Ozols, A. (2016). Cost-benefit analysis for direct visual observation of nasogastric enteral feeding tube placement. Presented at the International Society for Pharmacoeconomics and Outcomes Research (ISPOR), Annual European Congress, Vienna, Austria.
Davis, J., Mittard, V., & Saunders, R. (2016). Sampling of commonly used population characteristics: is a normal approximation valid? Presented at the International Society for Pharmacoeconomics and Outcomes Research (ISPOR), Annual European Congress, Vienna, Austria.
Muduma, G., Saunders, R., Odeyemi, I., & Pollock, R. F. (2016). Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis of Tacrolimus versus Ciclosporin as Primary Immunosuppression After Liver Transplant. PLOS ONE, 11(11), e0160421. https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0160421
Saunders, R. (2016). Intermittent pneumatic compression for venous thromboembolism prophylaxis after total hip arthroplasty in Germany. Presented at the European Hip Society, Munich, Germany.
Gomez, A. M., Alfonso-Cristancho, R., Orozco, J. J., Lynch, P. M., Prieto, D., Saunders, R., … Valencia, J. E. (2016). Clinical and economic benefits of integrated pump/CGM technology therapy in patients with type 1 diabetes in Colombia. Endocrinologia Y Nutricion: Organo De La Sociedad Espanola De Endocrinologia Y Nutricion. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.endonu.2016.05.011
Saunders, R., Mittard, V., & Sullivan, M. (2016). Health and cost implications of different methods of venous thromboembolism prophylaxis in Germany. Presented at the SICOT International Orthopaedics Specialized Knee Surgery, Würzburg, Germany.
Saunders, R., Lightdale, J. R., Pollock, R., Mestek, M. L., & Struys, M. M. (2016). A systematic reviewand meta-analysis of patient safety outcomes during procedural sedation with or without capnography. Presented at the Evidence Based Perioperative Medicine (EBPOM), London, UK.
Saunders, R., Erslon, M., & Vargo, J. (2016). Modeling the costs and benefits of capnography monitoring during procedural sedation for gastrointestinal endoscopy. Endoscopy International Open, 4(3), E340-51. https://doi.org/10.1055/s-0042-100719
Saunders, R., Struys, M. M., Pollock, R., Mestek, M. L., & Lightdale, J. R. (2016). Systematic Review and Meta Analysis of the Effectiveness of Capnography Monitoring for Detecting Severe Oxygen Desaturation During Endoscopic Procedural Sedation. Gastroenterology, 150(4), S101. https://doi.org/10.1016/s0016-5085(16)30448-6
Saunders, R., & Ozols, A. (2016). Cost burden of venous thromboembolism and its prophylaxis in the United States. Value in Health, 19(3), A244. Retrieved from http://www.ispor.org/ScientificPresentationsDatabase/Presentation/63321
Saunders, R., Erslon, M. G., & Vargo, J. (2015). Cost-Effectiveness Of Capnography Monitoring During Gastrointestinal Endoscopy Targeting Moderate Sedation. Value in Health: The Journal of the International Society for Pharmacoeconomics and Outcomes Research, 18(7), A355. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jval.2015.09.664
Roze, S., Saunders, R., Brandt, A.-S., de Portu, S., Papo, N. L., & Jendle, J. (2015). Health-economic analysis of real-time continuous glucose monitoring in people with Type 1 diabetes. Diabetic Medicine: A Journal of the British Diabetic Association, 32(5), 618–626. https://doi.org/10.1111/dme.12661
Saunders, R., Plun-Favreau, J., & Valentine, W. (2015). Economic and Humanistic Burden of Ductal Carcinoma in Situ. Value in Health, 18(7), A448. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jval.2015.09.1120
Maier, L.-K., Stachler, A.-E., Saunders, S. J., Backofen, R., & Marchfelder, A. (2015). An active immune defense with a minimal CRISPR (clustered regularly interspaced short palindromic repeats) RNA and without the Cas6 protein. JBC, 290(7), 4192–4201. https://doi.org/10.1074/jbc.M114.617506
Muduma, G., Pollock, R., Odeyemi, I., & Saunders, R. (2015). Bayesian Hierarchical modeling of randomized and non-randomized studies comparing ciclosporin with immediate-and prolonged-release tacrolimus in Liver Transplant Recipients. Value in Health, 18(3), A222. Retrieved from http://www.valueinhealthjournal.com/article/S1098-3015(15)01345-5/abstract
Saunders, R., Plun-Favreau, J., Takizawa, C., & Valentine, W. (2015). Clinical and Economic Burden of Prostate Cancer. Value in Health, 18(7), A449. Retrieved from http://www.valueinhealthjournal.com/article/S1098-3015(15)03204-0/abstract
Boye, K., Lage, M., Lage, M., Valentine, W., Pollock, R., & Saunders, R. (2015). Verification and Validation of Health Economic Models for Diabetes. Value in Health, 18(7), A702. Retrieved from http://www.valueinhealthjournal.com/article/S1098-3015(15)04702-6/abstract
Saunders, R., Boye, K., van Brunt, K., Pollock, R., & Valentine, W. (2015). Cost-Effectiveness of Rapid-Acting Analog Insulin for Type 1 Diabetes In The Uk Setting. Value in Health, 18(7), A610. Retrieved from http://www.valueinhealthjournal.com/article/S1098-3015(15)04190-X/abstract
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Rhodri Saunders

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