Cost-saving treatment strategies in in vitro fertilization: a combined economic evaluation of two large randomized clinical trials comparing highly purified human menopausal gonadotropin and recombinant follicle-stimulating hormone alpha.

Abstract

OBJECTIVE To assess the cost-effectiveness of two gonadotropin treatments that are available in the United Kingdom in light of limited public funding and the fundamental role of costs in IVF treatment decisions. DESIGN An economic evaluation based on two large randomized clinical trials in IVF patients using a simulation model. SETTING Fifty-three… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.fertnstert.2008.01.034

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@article{Wechowski2009CostsavingTS, title={Cost-saving treatment strategies in in vitro fertilization: a combined economic evaluation of two large randomized clinical trials comparing highly purified human menopausal gonadotropin and recombinant follicle-stimulating hormone alpha.}, author={Jaroslaw G Wechowski and Mark Connolly and Dirk Schneider and Philip C. McEwan and Richard Kennedy}, journal={Fertility and sterility}, year={2009}, volume={91 4}, pages={1067-76} }