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This Highlight is based on the following studies:

Funded by the NIHR

Judah G, Darzi A, Vlaev I, Gunn L, King D, King D, et al. Incentives in Diabetic Eye Assessment by Screening (IDEAS) trial: a three-armed randomised controlled trial of financial incentives. Health Serv Deliv Res 2017;5(15)
https://www.journalslibrary.nihr.ac.uk/hsdr/hsdr05150#/abstract

Morgan H, Hoddinott P, Thomson G, Crossland N, Farrar S, Yi D, et al. Benefits of Incentives for Breastfeeding and Smoking cessation in pregnancy (BIBS): a mixed-methods study to inform trial design. Health Technol Assess 2015;19(30)
https://www.journalslibrary.nihr.ac.uk/hta/hta19300#/abstract

Adams J, Bateman B, Becker F, Cresswell T, Flynn D, McNaughton R, et al. Effectiveness and acceptability of parental financial incentives and quasi-mandatory schemes for increasing uptake of vaccinations in preschool children: systematic review, qualitative study, and discrete choice experiment. Health Technol Assess 2015;19(94)
https://www.journalslibrary.nihr.ac.uk/hta/hta19940/#/abstract

Priebe S, Bremner SA, Lauber C, Henderson C, Burns T. Financial incentives to improve adherence to antipsychotic maintenance medication in non-adherent patients: a cluster randomised controlled trial. Health Technol Assess 2016;20(70)
https://www.journalslibrary.nihr.ac.uk/hta/hta20700#/abstract

Supported through an NIHR Fellowship

Emma L. Giles , Shannon Robalino, Elaine McColl, Falko F. Sniehotta, Jean Adams. The Effectiveness of Financial Incentives for Health Behaviour Change: Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis. PLOSOne. March 2014.
https://journals.plos.org/plosone/article?id=10.1371/journal.pone.0090347 

Giles EL, Robalino S, Sniehotta FF, Adams J, McColl E. Acceptability of financial incentives for encouraging uptake of healthy behaviours: A critical review using systematic methods. Preventive Medicine. 2015 Apr; 73:145-58.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25600881

Giles EL, Sniehotta FF, McColl E, Adams J. Acceptability of financial incentives and penalties for encouraging uptake of healthy behaviours: focus groups. BMC Public Health. 2015 Jan 31; 15:58.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25636330

Emma L. Giles, Frauke Becker, Laura Ternent, Falko F. Sniehotta, Elaine McColl, Jean Adams. Acceptability of Financial Incentives for Health Behaviours: A Discrete Choice Experiment. PLOSOne. June 2016.
https://journals.plos.org/plosone/article?id=10.1371/journal.pone.0157403#abstract0

Partly supported by the NIHR

Cahill  K,Hartmann‐Boyce  J,Perera  R. Incentives for smoking cessation.Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2015, Issue 5. Art. No.: CD004307.DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD004307.pub5. (also supported by theNuffield Department of Primary Care Health Sciences, University of Oxford; and the NHS Research and Development Fund).
https://www.cochranelibrary.com/cdsr/doi/10.1002/14651858.CD004307.pub5/information

Funded through other sources

Mantzari E, Vogt F, Shemilt I, Wei Y, Higgins JP, Marteau TM. Personal financial incentives for changing habitual health-related behaviors: A systematic review and meta-analysis. Preventive medicine. 2015 Jun 1;75:75-85.
https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0091743515000729

Marteau TM, Ashcroft RE, Oliver A. Using financial incentives to achieve healthy behaviour. BMJ. 2009 Apr 9;338:b1415.
https://www.bmj.com/content/338/bmj.b1415.full.pdf+html

 

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