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Interpreting indirect treatment comparisons and network meta-analysis for health-care decision making: report of the ISPOR Task Force on Indirect Treatment Comparisons Good Research Practices: part 1.
Principles of good practice for budget impact analysis: report of the ISPOR Task Force on good research practices--budget impact analysis.
A framework for creating budget impact models, guidance about the acquisition and use of data to make budget projections and a common reporting format that will promote standardization and transparency are proposed.
Gout in the UK and Germany: prevalence, comorbidities and management in general practice 2000–2005
The importance of regular monitoring of sUA in order to tailor gout treatment was highlighted by data from this study showing that patients with sUA levels ⩾360 μmol/l (⩾6 mg/dl) had an increased risk of gout flares.
Systematic review: Effects, design choices, and context of pay-for-performance in health care
- P. Van Herck, D. De Smedt, L. Annemans, R. Remmen, M. Rosenthal, W. Sermeus
- MedicineBMC Health Services Research
- 23 August 2010
One hundred twenty-eight evaluation studies provide a large body of evidence concerning the effects of P4P on clinical effectiveness and equity of care, however, less evidence on the impact on coordination, continuity, patient-centeredness and cost-effectiveness was found.
Quality of life after intensive care: A systematic review of the literature
- S. Oeyen, D. Vandijck, D. Benoit, L. Annemans, J. Decruyenaere
- MedicineCritical Care Medicine
- 1 December 2010
Quality of life differed on diagnostic category but, overall, critically ill patients had a lower quality of life than an age- and gender-matched population, butquality of life tended to improve over years.
Effectiveness of a community pharmacist intervention in diabetes care: a randomized controlled trial
- E. Mehuys, L. V. Van Bortel, M. Giri
- MedicineJournal of clinical pharmacy and therapeutics
- 1 October 2011
There is little evidence from well‐designed randomized controlled trials of the impact of community pharmacist intervention on the clinical management of patients with type 2 diabetes, and how sustainable any observed effects on glycaemic control are, over time.
3D-printing techniques in a medical setting: a systematic literature review
The research suggests that there are several advantages to 3D-printed applications, but that further research is needed to determine whether the increased intervention costs can be balanced with the observable advantages of this new technology.
Effectiveness of pharmacist intervention for asthma control improvement
In conclusion, pragmatic community pharmacy-based programmes can significantly improve therapeutic outcomes in adult asthma patients.
Clinical and economic outcomes in critically ill patients with nosocomial catheter-related bloodstream infections.
In ICU patients, CR-BSI does not result in increased mortality, but it is associated with a significant economic burden, emphasizing the importance of continuous efforts in prevention.
A real-life prospective health economic study of elective single embryo transfer versus two-embryo transfer in first IVF/ICSI cycles.
This prospective health economic study shows that transfer of a single top quality embryo is equally effective as, but substantially cheaper than, double embryo transfer in women <38 years of age in their first IVF/ICSI cycle.