Methods for incorporating covariate adjustment, subgroup analysis and between-centre differences into cost-effectiveness evaluations.

@article{Nixon2005MethodsFI,
  title={Methods for incorporating covariate adjustment, subgroup analysis and between-centre differences into cost-effectiveness evaluations.},
  author={Richard Nixon and Simon Giles Thompson},
  journal={Health economics},
  year={2005},
  volume={14 12},
  pages={1217-29}
}
BACKGROUND Overall assessments of cost-effectiveness are now commonplace in informing medical policy decision making. It is often important, however, also to investigate how cost-effectiveness varies between patient subgroups. Yet such analyses are rarely undertaken, because appropriate methods have not been sufficiently developed. METHODS We propose a coherent set of Bayesian methods to extend cost-effectiveness analyses to adjust for baseline covariates, to investigate differences between… CONTINUE READING
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