PUBLICATIONS & MEDIA

Publications

Ratcliffe, J., Kaambwa, B., Hutchinson, C. & Lancsar, E. (2020). Determining importance hierarchies for attributes of quality of life: an empirical investigation of ranking and best worst scaling generated preferences in younger and older adults, The Patient: Patient-Centered Outcome Research, Published 13 January 2020, doi: 10.1007/s40271-019-00406-6.

Ratcliffe, J., Cameron, I., Lancsar, E., Walker, R., Milte, R., Hutchinson, C., Swaffer, K. & Parker, S. (2019). Developing a new quality of life instrument with older people for economic evaluations in aged care: study protocol, BMJ Open, 9,e028647, doi: 10.1136/bmjopen-2018-028647

https://bmjopen.bmj.com/content/9/5/e028647.abstract

Cleland, J., Hutchinson, C., Milte, R., Khadka, J. & Ratcliffe, J. (2019). A review of the development and application of preference-based instruments with the older population, Applied Health Economics and Health Policy, first published online 13 September 2019, doi: 10.1007/s40258-019-00512-4.

https://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s40258-019-00512-4

Ratcliffe J, Lancsar E, Flint T, Kaambwa B, Walker R, Lewin G, Luszcz M & Cameron I. (2017). Does one size fit all? Assessing the preferences of older and younger people for attributes of quality of life. Quality of Life Research, 2, 299-309.

 

Milte CM, Walker R, Luszcz MA, Lancsar E, Kaambwa B, Ratcliffe J. (2014). How important is health status in defining quality of life for older people? An exploratory study of the views of older South Australians. Applied Health Economics and Health Policy. 12(1), 73-84.

 

 

 

 

Presentations

Hutchinson, C & Ratcliffe, J (2020). What constitutes a good quality of life in aged care? Developing a new quality of life instrument from the ground up with older Australians (Invited Plenary), LASA Tri-State Conference, Albury, NSW, 25 February 2020.

Ratcliffe J (2019). What constitutes a good quality of life in aged care? Caring Futures Institute Public Lecture series, Flinders University, Adelaide, Sept 2019.

 

Cleland, J., Hutchinson, C., Milte, R., Khadka, J. & Ratcliffe, J. (2019). A review of the development and application of preference-based instruments with the older population, South Australian Gerontology Conference, Adelaide, 21 June 2019.

 

Hutchinson, C., Cleland, J., Walker, R., Milte, R, Cameron, I. & Ratcliffe, J. (2019). Developing a new quality of life instrument with older people for economic evaluation: findings from qualitative interviews with older people living in the community, Redefining Health Ageing Together: 2019 Theo Murphy Australian Frontiers of Science, Australian Academy of Science, Adelaide, 8-9 April 2019.

 

Ratcliffe J (2019). Health economics and modern ageing in the 21st century. Committee for Economic development of Australia. Unlocking the potential of Australia’s ageing market, Convention Centre, Adelaide, April 2019.

 

Ratcliffe J, Cameron I, Lancsar E, Walker R, Milte R, Hutchinson CL, Swaffer K, Parker S (2018). A good life: developing a new quality of life instrument with older Australians for economic evaluation in aged care. Oral presentation to the 51st Conference of the Australian Association of Gerontology, Melbourne, Nov 2018.

 

Ratcliffe J (2017). Does one size fit all? Assessing the preferences of older and younger people for attributes of quality of life. School of Public Health, Curtin University, Perth, November 2017.

 

Ratcliffe J (2017). Measuring and valuing quality of life for frail older people in residential care: unravelling the self-report proxy conundrum. Health Economics Group, University of East Anglia, Norwich, UK, June 2017.

 

 

 

Media

New way to measure quality of aged care – research, SeniorAU – Senior Australian News and Research, 6 September 2019.                                                 https://www.seniorau.com.au/8918-new-way-to-measure-quality-of-aged-care-research

Measuring quality of life in aged care, Aged Care 101, 30 August 2019. https://www.agedcare101.com.au/the-donaldson-sisters/measuring-quality-of-life-in-aged-care/

Measuring quality of life in aged care, Hospital and Healthcare, 22 August 2019. https://www.hospitalhealth.com.au/content/aged-allied-health/news/measuring-quality-of-life-in-aged-care-107375499#axzz5xKEKlk4p

Research Progressing on quality of life measure, Australian Ageing Agenda, 21 August 2019. https://www.australianageingagenda.com.au/2019/08/21/research-progressing-on-quality-of-life-measure/

New way to measure quality of aged care, The National Tribune, 20 August 2019. https://www.nationaltribune.com.au/new-way-to-measure-quality-of-aged-care/

New way to measure quality of aged care, Mirage News, 20 August 2019. https://www.miragenews.com/new-way-to-measure-quality-of-aged-care/

Better health care can ‘make economic sense’, In Daily Adelaide’s independent news, 14 February 2019. https://indaily.com.au/news/sponsored-content/2019/02/14/better-health-care-can-make-economic-sense/

Measuring quality of life in aged care, Community Care Review, 12 February 2019. https://www.australianageingagenda.com.au/2019/02/12/measuring-quality-of-life-in-aged-care/

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