Academic Papers

A fairly complete list of Professor Young’s publications and patents is available on his Google Scholar Profile.  Here is a sample of some of the more accessible papers.

2018: Characterising and justifying sample size sufficiency in interview-based studies: systematic analysis of qualitative health research over a 15-year period with Dina Vasileiou, Julie Barnett and Susan Thorpe, BMC Medical Research Methodology 18:148

Systems, design and value-for-money in the NHS: mission impossible? with Sada Soorapanth and Alec Morton, Future Hospital Journal 5 (3):156-159

2017: Performing or not performing: what’s in a target? with Julie Eatock and Matthew Cooke, Future Hospital Journal 4 (3):167-172

2013: Reviewing and extending the five user assumption: a grounded procedure for interaction evaluation with Simone Borsci, Robert Macredie, Julie Barnett, Jennifer Martin and Jasna Kuljis, ACM Transactions on Computer-Human Interactions 20 (5):29.

2011: Understanding innovators’ experiences of barriers and facilitators in implementation and diffusion of healthcare service innovations: a qualitative study with Julie Barnett, Dina Vasileiou, Fayika Djemil and Laurence Brooks, BMC Health Services Research 11:342

The role of the user within the medical device design and development process: medical device manufacturers’ perspectives with Arthur Money, Julie Barnett, Jasna Kuljis, Michael Craven and Jennifer Martin, BMC Medical Informatics and Decision Making 11:15

2010: Early-Stage Valuation of Medical Devices: The Role of Developmental Uncertainty with Alan Girling, Celia Brown and Richard Lilford, Value in Health 13 (5):585-591

2009: Some challenges facing Lean Thinking in healthcare with Sally McClean, International Journal for Quality in Health Care 21 (5):309–310

2008: Time to rethink health care and ICT? with David Avison, Communications of the ACM 50 (6):69-74

2004: Using industrial processes to improve patient care with Sally Brailsford, Con Connell, Ruth Davies, Paul Harper and Jonathan Klein BMJ 328: 162-164