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Researcher: Xia, Q (Miss Qing Xia)

Fields of Research

Health economics
Obstetrics and gynaecology
Epidemiology
Neurology and neuromuscular diseases
Respiratory diseases
Endocrinology

Research Objectives

Clinical health
Health policy evaluation
Neonatal and child health
Health system performance (incl. effectiveness of programs)
Overweight and obesity
Public health (excl. specific population health)
Evaluation of health outcomes
Disease distribution and transmission (incl. surveillance and response)
Diagnosis of human diseases and conditions
Health education and promotion

Career Best Publications

Research Publications

A systematic review of the evolution of health-economic evaluation models of osteoarthritis; Arthritis Care & Research
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
Comment on: Bariatric surgery is expensive but improves co-morbidity: 5-year assessment of patients with obesity and type 2 diabetes; British Journal of Surgery
Does health-related quality of life differ between people with relapse onset and progressive onset Multiple Sclerosis?; Multiple Sclerosis and Related Disorders
Efficacy and safety of umbilical cord mesenchymal stem cells in treatment of cesarean section skin scars: a randomized clinical trial; Stem Cell Research & Therapy
Health state utilities for economic evaluation of bariatric surgery: a comprehensive systematic review and meta-analysis; Obesity Reviews
Healthcare resource utilisation and predictors for critical care unit admissions after primary bariatric surgery in an Australian public hospital setting: an exploratory study using a mixed-methods approach; Australian Health Review
Healthcare resource utilisation and predictors for critical care unit admissions after primary bariatric surgery in an Australian public hospital setting: an exploratory study using a mixed-methods approach; Australian Health Review
Maternal choices and preferences for screening strategies of gestational diabetes mellitus: an exploratory study using discrete choice experiment; Frontiers in Public Health
Mesenchymal stem cells in the treatment of Cesarean section skin scars: Study protocol for a randomized, controlled trial; Trials
Mode of delivery and preterm birth in subsequent births: a systematic review and meta-analysis; PLoS One
Mortality and survival in idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis: a systematic review and meta-analysis; ERJ Open Research
Prevalence of non-syndromic orofacial clefts: based on 15,094,978 Chinese perinatal infants; Oncotarget
Protocol for a systematic review and meta-analysis of minimal important differences for generic multiattribute utility instruments; BMJ Open
Resource utilization and disaggregated cost analysis of bariatric surgery in the Australian public healthcare system; The European Journal of Health Economics
Resource utilization and disaggregated cost analysis of bariatric surgery in the Australian public healthcare system
The need for an improved evidence base to inform the health care decision-making process; JAMA Surgery
Trend and risk factors of low birth weight and macrosomia in south China, 2005-2017: a retrospective observational study; Scientific Reports

Research Projects

Research Candidate Supervision