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Drug reimbursement in Finland--a case of explicit prioritising in special categories


  • Vuorenkoski, Lauri
  • Toiviainen, Hanna
  • Hemminki, Elina


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  • Vuorenkoski, Lauri & Toiviainen, Hanna & Hemminki, Elina, 2003. "Drug reimbursement in Finland--a case of explicit prioritising in special categories," Health Policy, Elsevier, vol. 66(2), pages 169-177, November.
  • Handle: RePEc:eee:hepoli:v:66:y:2003:i:2:p:169-177

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    1. Martin, Douglas K. & Giacomini, Mita & Singer, Peter A., 2002. "Fairness, accountability for reasonableness, and the views of priority setting decision-makers," Health Policy, Elsevier, vol. 61(3), pages 279-290, September.
    2. Lenaghan, Jo, 1999. "Involving the public in rationing decisions. The experience of citizens juries," Health Policy, Elsevier, vol. 49(1-2), pages 45-61, September.
    3. Steve Morgan & Morris Barer & Robert Evans, 2000. "Health economists meet the fourth tempter: drug dependency and scientific discourse," Health Economics, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., vol. 9(8), pages 659-667.
    4. Rissanen, Pekka & Hakkinen, Unto, 1999. "Priority-setting in Finnish healthcare," Health Policy, Elsevier, vol. 50(1-2), pages 143-153, December.
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    1. Golan, Ofra & Hansen, Paul & Kaplan, Giora & Tal, Orna, 2011. "Health technology prioritization: Which criteria for prioritizing new technologies and what are their relative weights?," Health Policy, Elsevier, vol. 102(2), pages 126-135.
    2. de Bont, Antoinette & Zandwijken, Gladys & Stolk, Elly & Niessen, Louis, 2007. "Prioritisation by physicians in the Netherlands--The growth hormone example in drug reimbursement decisions," Health Policy, Elsevier, vol. 80(3), pages 369-377, March.
    3. Niezen, Maartje & de Bont, Antoinette & Stolk, Elly & Eyck, Arthur & Niessen, Louis & Stoevelaar, Herman, 2007. "Conditional reimbursement within the Dutch drug policy," Health Policy, Elsevier, vol. 84(1), pages 39-50, November.
    4. Williams, Iestyn & Bryan, Stirling, 2007. "Understanding the limited impact of economic evaluation in health care resource allocation: A conceptual framework," Health Policy, Elsevier, vol. 80(1), pages 135-143, January.
    5. Wirtz, Veronika & Cribb, Alan & Barber, Nick, 2005. "Reimbursement decisions in health policy--extending our understanding of the elements of decision-making," Health Policy, Elsevier, vol. 73(3), pages 330-338, September.
    6. Vuorenkoski, Lauri & Toiviainen, Hanna & Hemminki, Elina, 2008. "Decision-making in priority setting for medicines--A review of empirical studies," Health Policy, Elsevier, vol. 86(1), pages 1-9, April.

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