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Valuing health technologies at nice: recommendations for improved incorporation of treatment value in HTA


  • Dana Goldman

    (Department of Health Services and Radiology, RAND Corporation, Santa Monica, CA, USA)

  • Darius Lakdawalla

    (Bing Center for Health Economics, RAND Corporation, Santa Monica, CA, USA)

  • Tomas J. Philipson

    (The University of Chicago, Chicago, IL, USA)

  • Wesley Yin

    (Department of Economics, Boston University, Boston, MA, USA)


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  • Dana Goldman & Darius Lakdawalla & Tomas J. Philipson & Wesley Yin, 2010. "Valuing health technologies at nice: recommendations for improved incorporation of treatment value in HTA," Health Economics, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., vol. 19(10), pages 1109-1116.
  • Handle: RePEc:wly:hlthec:v:19:y:2010:i:10:p:1109-1116 DOI: 10.1002/hec.1654

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    1. Ulucanlar, S. & Faulkner, A. & Peirce, S. & Elwyn, G., 2013. "Technology identity: The role of sociotechnical representations in the adoption of medical devices," Social Science & Medicine, Elsevier, vol. 98(C), pages 95-105.
    2. Ake Blomqvist & Colin Busby & Don Husereau, 2013. "Capturing Value from Health Technologies in Lean Times," C.D. Howe Institute Commentary, C.D. Howe Institute, issue 396, December.
    3. Nord, Erik & Johansen, Rune, 2014. "Concerns for severity in priority setting in health care: A review of trade-off data in preference studies and implications for societal willingness to pay for a QALY," Health Policy, Elsevier, vol. 116(2), pages 281-288.

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