COMPAR-EU results

Development of a taxonomy for self-management interventions (SMIs) for patients with type 2 diabetes, obesity, COPD and heart failure

Prioritisation of patient-important outcomes
COS Workshop on 10th and 11th of July in Berlin

Niño de Guzmán, E., Pardo-Hernández, H., Viteri- García, A., Fraile-Navarro, D., Pérez-Bracchiglione, J., Salas-Gama, K. & Alonso-Coello, P. (2018). Scoping review of systematic reviews of how patients living with chronic conditions value the importance of outcomes. Poster presented at the 14th annual G-I-N conference, September 2018, Manchester, UK.

Topic-relevant publications

Dwarswaard, J., Bakker, E.J., Staa, A. & Boeije, H.R. (2016). Self‐management support from the perspective of patients with a chronic condition: a thematic synthesis of qualitative studies. Health Expectations, 19: 194-208. doi: 10.1111/hex.12346

van Hooft S.M., Been‐Dahmen J.M.J., Ista E., van Staa A. & Boeije H.R. (2017). A realist review: what do nurse‐led self‐management interventions achieve for outpatients with a chronic condition?. Journal of Advanced Nursing 73(6): 1255–1271. doi: 10.1111/jan.13189

Methodology-relevant publications

Mavridis, D., Salanti, G., Furukawa, T., Cipriani, A., Chaimani, A. & White, I. (2018). Allowing for uncertainty due to missing and LOCF imputed outcomes in meta-analysis. Statistics in Medicine 2018: 1-18. doi: 10.1002/sim.8009

Veroniki, A.A., Ashoor, H.M., Le, S.P.C., Rios, P., Stewart, L.A., Clarke, M., Mavridis, D., Straus, S.E. & Tricco, A.C. (2018). Barriers and facilitators to data sharing of individual patient data (IPD): A randomised control trial. Poster presented at the 25th Cochrane Colloquium, September 2018, Edinburgh, UK.

Veroniki, A.A., Bender, R., Glasziou, P., Straus, S.E. & Tricco, A.C. (2018). The number needed to treat in pairwise and network meta-analysis and its graphical representation. Poster presented at the 25th Cochrane Colloquium, September 2018, Edinburgh, UK.

Chaimani, A., Mavridis, D. & Salanti, G. (2018). Allowing for missing outcome data in pairwise and network meta-analysis. Workshop presented at the 25th Cochrane Colloquium, September 2018, Edinburgh, UK.

Guidance for Health Professionals

Durrer, D. & Schutz, Y. (2018). Obesity Management in Primary Care – A practical guide; Available from:

Bradley, K., Gadon, M., Irmiter, C., Meyer, M. & Schwartzberg, J. (2009). Physician resource guide to patient self-management support. POGOe – Portal of Geriatrics Online Education; Available from:

PR Materials

COMPAR-EU Newsletter #1

COMPAR-EU leaflet