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Researcher: Si, L (Mr Lei Si)

Fields of Research

Health economics
Health services and systems
Epidemiology
Health care administration
Rheumatology and arthritis
Neurology and neuromuscular diseases
Business systems in context
Sports medicine
Health systems
Cardiology (incl. cardiovascular diseases)
Ophthalmology
Genome structure and regulation
Aged health care
Clinical sciences

Research Objectives

Clinical health
Evaluation of health and support services
Evaluation of health outcomes
Public health (excl. specific population health)
Health policy evaluation
Injury prevention and control
Behaviour and health
Health status (incl. wellbeing)
Diagnosis of human diseases and conditions
Health inequalities
Health education and promotion
Specific population health (excl. Indigenous health)
Expanding knowledge in commerce, management, tourism and services

Career Best Publications

Projection of osteoporosis-related fractures and costs in China: 2010-2050; Osteoporosis International

Research Publications

A global social media survey of attitudes to human genome editing; Cell Stem Cell
A meta-analysis of the relative risk of mortality for type 1 diabetes patients compared to the general population: exploring temporal changes in relative mortality; PL o S One
A need for better understanding is the major determinant for public perceptions of human gene editing; Human Gene Therapy
A new model of care and in-house general practitioners for residential aged care facilities: a stepped wedge, cluster randomised trial; Medical Journal of Australia
A systematic review and meta-analysis of utility-based quality of life for osteoporosis-related conditions; Osteoporosis International
A systematic review and narrative synthesis of health economic studies conducted for hereditary haemochromatosis; Applied Health Economics and Health Policy
A systematic review of cost-of-illness studies of multimorbidity; Applied Health Economics and Health Policy
A systematic review of models used in cost-effectiveness analyses of preventing osteoporotic fractures; Osteoporosis International
Accident rates amongst regular bicycle riders in Tasmania, Australia; Accident Analysis and Prevention
Annual transition probabilities of overweight and obesity in older adults: evidence from World Health Organization Study on global AGEing and adult health; Social Science and Medicine
Assessing equity in benefit distribution of government health subsidy in 2012 across East China: benefit incidence analysis; International Journal for Equity in Health
Australian insurance costs of jockeys injured in a race-day fall; Occupational Medicine
Bariatric surgery is a cost-saving treatment for obesity a comprehensive meta-analysis and updated systematic review of health economic evaluations of bariatric surgery; Obesity Reviews
Computer modeling of diabetes and its transparency: a report on the Eighth Mount Hood Challenge; Value in Health
Cost-effectiveness of different population screening strategies for hereditary haemochromatosis in Australia; Applied Health Economics and Health Policy
Cost-effectiveness of raloxifene in the treatment of osteoporosis in Chinese postmenopausal women: impact of medication persistence and adherence; Patient Preference and Adherence
Cost-effectiveness of strain-targeted cardioprotection for prevention of chemotherapy-induced cardiotoxicity; International Journal of Cardiology
CU3 Life Expectancy, Quality-Adjusted Life Years, and Total Lifetime Costs for Australian People with Multiple Sclerosis; Value in Health
Establishing benchmark EQ-5D-3L population health state utilities and identifying their correlates in Gansu Province, China; Quality of Life Research
Evaluating the ability of economic models of diabetes to simulate new cardiovascular outcomes trials: a report on the Ninth Mount Hood Diabetes Challenge; Value in Health
Evaluation of the association between health state utilities and obesity in sub-Saharan Africa: evidence from World Health Organization Study on Global AGEing and Adult Health Wave 2; Value in Health
Has equity in government subsidy on healthcare improved in China? Evidence from the China's National Health Services Survey; International Journal for Equity in Health
Health state utilities and high body mass index: evidence from WHO study of global ageing and adult health (SAGE); Value in Health
Health state utilities for economic evaluation of bariatric surgery: a comprehensive systematic review and meta-analysis; Obesity Reviews
How consistent is the relationship between improved glucose control and modelled health outcomes for people with type 2 diabetes mellitus? a systematic review; PharmacoEconomics
Improving equity in health care financing in China during the progression towards Universal Health Coverage; BMC Health Services Research
Investigating the costs of major and minor cycling crashes in Tasmania, Australia; Australian and New Zealand Journal of Public Health
Measures for evidence based improvement in integrated care: Comparative analysis of chronic hospital patients with and without mental illness; 1st Asia Pacific Conference on Integrated Care
PND10 Cost-Effectiveness of Population Screening for Haemochromatosis In Australia: A State-Transition Model; Value in Health
Population norms for quality adjusted life years for the United States of America, China, the United Kingdom and Australia; Health Economics
Population Screening for Hereditary Haemochromatosis in Australia: Construction and Validation of a State-Transition Cost-Effectiveness Model; PharmacoEconomics - Open
Prevention of T2DM: health economics; Diapedia. The living textbook of diabetes.
Projection of osteoporosis-related fractures and costs in China: 2010-2050; Osteoporosis International
Rapidly increasing prevalence of overweight and obesity in older Ghanaian adults from 2007-2015: evidence from WHO-SAGE Waves 1 & 2; PLoS One
Residual lifetime and 10 year absolute risks of osteoporotic fractures in Chinese men and women; Current Medical Research and Opinion
Screening for and treatment of osteoporosis: construction and validation of a state-transition microsimulation cost-effectiveness model; Osteoporosis International
Screening for osteoporosis in Chinese post-menopausal women: a health economic modelling study; Osteoporosis International
The associations of multimorbidity with health-related productivity loss in a large and diverse public sector setting: A cross-sectional survey; Journal of Occupational and Environmental Medicine
The evolution of social health insurance in Vietnam and its role towards achieving universal health coverage; Health Policy Open
The role of intergenerational educational mobility and household wealth in adult obesity: evidence from wave 2 of the World Health Organization's study on global AGEing and adult health; PLoS ONE
Who benefited from the New Rural Cooperative Medical System in China? A case study on Anhui Province; BMC Health Services Research
Who benefits from government healthcare subsidies? An assessment of the equity of healthcare benefits distribution in China; PLoS ONE
Who pays for health care in China? The case of Heilongjiang Province; PL o S One
Workplace injuries in thoroughbred racing: An analysis of insurance payments and injuries amongst jockeys in Australia from 2002 to 2010; Animals

Research Projects

AusGo-SHEMO..Let's Go! Australian Gold Standard Health Economics Model of Osteoporosis; National Health & Medical Research Council (NHMRC)
The value of osteoporosis interventions evaluating the cost effectiveness and incorporating patients preference; National Health & Medical Research Council (NHMRC)
Evaluation of PBAC submissions for Macquarie University

Research Candidate Supervision