The cost-effectiveness of an early interventional strategy in non-ST-elevation acute coronary syndrome based on the RITA 3 trial.

@article{Henriksson2008TheCO,
  title={The cost-effectiveness of an early interventional strategy in non-ST-elevation acute coronary syndrome based on the RITA 3 trial.},
  author={Martin A Henriksson and Daniel M Epstein and Stephen J Palmer and Mark John Sculpher and Tim C Clayton and Stuart J. Pocock and Robert A. Henderson and Martin J. Buxton and Keith A. A. Fox},
  journal={Heart},
  year={2008},
  volume={94 6},
  pages={717-23}
}
BACKGROUND Evidence suggests that an early interventional strategy for patients with non-ST-elevation acute coronary syndrome (NSTE-ACS) can improve health outcomes but also increase costs when compared with a conservative strategy. OBJECTIVE The aim of this study was to assess the cost-effectiveness of an early interventional strategy in different risk groups from a UK health-service perspective. DESIGN Decision-analytic model based on randomised clinical trial data. MAIN OUTCOME… CONTINUE READING
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