Trafford Crump, PhD


Tel: 403.473.6324

Manager, Alberta Prostate Cancer Registry, Prostate Cancer Centre, Calgary, AB

Trafford Crump is an assistant professor at the Medical College of Wisconsin and the associate director of the Center for Clinical Effectiveness Research at the Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin. His research interests are in the development, collection, and utilization of patient-centered outcomes to inform clinical and policy decision making, particularly as it relates to preference-sensitive care.


Relevant Publications

Sutherland JM, Crump RT. Alternative level of care: Canada’s hospital beds, the evidence and options.  Healthc Policy 2013 Aug;9(1):26-34 PMID 23968671

Llewellyn-Thomas HA, Crump RT. Decision support for patients: values clarification and preference elicitation.  Med Care Res Rev 2013 Feb;70(1 Suppl):50S-79S PMID 23124615

Sutherland JM, Barer ML, Evans RG, Crump RT. Will paying the piper change the tune?  Healthc Policy 2011 May;6(4):14-21 PMID 22548093

Crump RT, Llewellyn-Thomas HA. The importance of measuring strength-of-preference scores for health care options in preference-sensitive care.  J Clin Epidemiol 2012 Aug;65(8):887-96 PMID 22494579

Sutherland JM, McGrail KM, Law MR, Barer ML, Crump RT. British Columbia hospitals: examination and assessment of payment reform (B-CHeaPR).  BMC Health Serv Res 2011;11:150 PMID 21702947

Crump T, Llewellyn-Thomas HA. Assessing Medicare beneficiaries’ strength-of-preference scores for health care options: how engaging does the elicitation technique need to be?  Health Expect 2011 Mar;14 Suppl 1:33-45 PMID 21323819

Soroka M, Crump T, Bennett A. Optometry within hospitals at the Veterans Administration.Optometry 2005 Nov;76(11):657-60 PMID 16298319

Soroka M, Crump T, Bennett A. Patient satisfaction with LASIK surgery in New York State.  Manag Care Interface 2005 Feb;18(2):59-62 PMID 15766066

Soroka M, Feldman L, Crump T. Quality-of-care review of optometric records: inter-rater reliability.  J Healthc Qual 2004 Sep-Oct;26(5):29-33 PMID 15468653


Tel: 403.473.6324