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Challenges in Modelling the Cost Effectiveness of Various Interventions for Cardiovascular Disease


  • Laura Burgers
  • William Redekop
  • Johan Severens


This combination of a review and a survey showed examples of CVD modelling challenges found in studies published in high-impact journals. Modelling guidelines do not provide sufficient guidance in resolving all challenges. Some of the reported challenges are specific to the type of intervention and disease, while some are independent of intervention and disease. Copyright Springer International Publishing Switzerland 2014

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  • Laura Burgers & William Redekop & Johan Severens, 2014. "Challenges in Modelling the Cost Effectiveness of Various Interventions for Cardiovascular Disease," PharmacoEconomics, Springer, vol. 32(7), pages 627-637, July.
  • Handle: RePEc:spr:pharme:v:32:y:2014:i:7:p:627-637
    DOI: 10.1007/s40273-014-0155-9

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