Papanicolas, Irene


Dr Irene Papanicolas  

Department

Position held

LSE Health

Assistant Professor

Experience keywords:

health system performance; quality of health care; payment for performance; financial incentives in health; DRGs

Sectors and industries to which research relates:

HealthcarePublic Administration

Languages:

Greek [Spoken: Fluent, Written: Fluent]; French [Spoken: Basic, Written: Basic]

Contact Points

LSE phone number:

+44 (0)207 955 6472

Publications

LSE Research Online, Funnelback Search

2014

Papanicolas, Irene and Smith, Peter C. (2014) Theory of system level efficiency in health care In: Culyer, A. J., (ed.) Encyclopedia of health economics. Elsevier, Philadelphia, USA, 386-394. ISBN 9780123756787

2013

Cylus, Jonathan and Papanicolas, Irene and Theodorou, Mamas (2013) In Cyprus, the Troika should be promoting health reforms towards universal coverage, not derailing them European Politics and Policy at LSE (16 Feb 2013) Blog entry

Papanicolas, Irene and Kringos, Dionne and Klazinga, Niek S. and Smith, Peter C. (2013) Health system performance comparison: new directions in research and policy Health Policy, 112 (1-2). 1-3. ISSN 0168-8510

Papanicolas, Irene and Smith, Peter, eds (2013) Health system performance comparison: an agenda for policy, information and research Policy summary, 4. Open University Press, Maidenhead, UK. ISBN 9780335247264

Cylus, Jonathan and Papanicolas, Irene and Constantinou, Elisavet and Theodorou, Mamas (2013) Moving forward: lessons for Cyprus as it implements its health insurance scheme Health Policy, 110 (1). 1-5. ISSN 0168-8510

Papanicolas, Irene and Cylus, Jonathan and Smith, Peter C. (2013) An analysis of survey data from eleven countries finds that 'satisfaction' with health system performance means many things Health Affairs, 32 (4). 734-742. ISSN 0278-2715

2012

Kentikelenis, Alexander and Karanikolos, Marina and Papanicolas, Irene and Basu, Sanjay and McKee, Martin and Stuckler, David (2012) Health and the financial crisis in Greece – Authors' reply Lancet, 379 (9820). 1002. ISSN 0140-6736

Kentikelenis, Alexander and Papanicolas, Irene (2012) Economic crisis, austerity and the Greek public health system The European Journal of Public Health, 22 (1). 4-5. ISSN 1101-1262

Violato, Mara and Gray, Alastair and Papanicolas, Irene and Ouellet, Melissa (2012) Resource use and costs associated with coeliac disease before and after diagnosis in 3,646 cases: results of a UK primary care database analysis PLOS One, 7 (7). e41308. ISSN 1932-6203

2011

Kentikelenis, Alexander and Karanikolos, Marina and Papanicolas, Irene and Basu, Sanjay and McKee, Martin and Stuckler, David (2011) Health effects of financial crisis: omens of a Greek tragedy Lancet, 378 (9801). 1457-1458. ISSN 0140-6736

Papanicolas, Irene and McGuire, Alistair (2011) Using a latent variable approach to measure the quality of English NHS hospitals LSE Health working papers, 21/2011. LSE Health, London School of Economics and Political Science, London, UK. ISBN 9780853284635

Papanicolas, Irene and McGuire, Alistair (2011) Using a vector autoregression framework to measure the quality of English NHS hospitals LSE Health working papers, 22. LSE Health, London School of Economics and Political Science, London, UK. ISBN 9780853284642

2010

Papanicolas, Irene and Smith, Peter C. (2010) Towards a common framework for health system performance assessment World Health Organization Europe, Copenhagen, Denmark.

Papanicolas, Irene and Smith, Peter C. (2010) Report of technical meeting on health system performance assessment World Health Organization Europe, Copenhagen, Denmark.

Gray, Alastair M. and Papanicolas, Irene (2010) Impact of symptoms on quality of life before and after diagnosis of coeliac disease: results from a UK population survey BMC Health Services Research, 10. 105-112. ISSN 1472-6963

2009

Smith, Peter C. and Mossialos, Elias and Papanicolas, Irene and Leatherman, Sheila, eds (2009) Performance measurement for health system improvement: experiences, challenges and prospects Health economics, policy and management . Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, UK. ISBN 9780521116763

2008

Papanicolas, Irene and Smith, Peter C. and Mossialos, Elias (2008) Principles of performance measurement Euro Observer, 10 (1). 1-5. ISSN 1020-7481

Smith, Peter C. and Mossialos, Elias and Papanicolas, Irene (2008) Performance measurement for health system improvement: experiences, challenges and prospects Background document, 2. World Health Organization , Copenhagen, Denmark.

Wordsworth, Sarah and Papanicolas, Irene and Buchanan, J. and Frayling, I. and Taylor, J. and Tomlinson, I. (2008) Molecular testing for somatic cancer mutations: a survey of current and future testing in UK laboratories Journal of Clinical Pathology, 61 (3). 373-376. ISSN 0021-9746

Wordsworth, Sarah and Buchanan, J. and Papanicolas, Irene and Taylor, J. and Frayling, I. and Tomlinson, I. (2008) Molecular testing for somatic mutations in common cancers: the views of UK oncologists Journal of Clinical Pathology, 61 (6). 761-765. ISSN 0021-9746

Papanicolas, Irene and Smith, Peter C. and Mossialos, Elias (2008) What are the methodological issues related to measuring health care performance? European Commission, Brussels, Belgium.

2007

Allin, Sara and Masseria, Cristina and Sorenson, Corinna and Papanicolas, Irene and Mossialos, Elias (2007) Measuring inequalities in access to health care: a review of the indices? European Commission, Brussels, Belgium.

Masseria, Cristina and Allin, Sara and Sorenson, Corinna and Papanicolas, Irene and Mossialos, Elias (2007) What are the methodological issues related to measuring health and drawing comparisons across countries? European Commission, Brussels, Belgium.


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