Information service on new and emerging health technologies: identification and prioritization processes for a European union-wide newsletter.

@article{Wild2009InformationSO,
  title={Information service on new and emerging health technologies: identification and prioritization processes for a European union-wide newsletter.},
  author={Claudia Wild and Sue Simpson and Karla Douw and Sabine Geiger-Gritsch and Stefan Mathis and Thomas Langer},
  journal={International journal of technology assessment in health care},
  year={2009},
  volume={25 Suppl 2},
  pages={48-55}
}
OBJECTIVES EUnetHTA WP 7 (Strand B) aimed to promote sharing information on new and emerging technologies. The task was to develop a prototype of a newsletter and pilot the processes of production. METHODS The EuroScan database served as information source on pertinent technologies. To prioritize, a set of criteria for scoring the potential impact and for selecting the technologies for articles was applied and a pilot newsletter was produced. RESULTS Being objective and transparent about… CONTINUE READING