TITLE

NICE recommendations submitted by Kennedy

PUB. DATE
August 2009
SOURCE
PharmacoEconomics & Outcomes News;8/8/2009, Issue 584, p3
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the recommendations submitted by Professor Sir Ian Kennedy to the British National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence (NICE) for the inclusion of social benefits in the institute's appraisals structure. Kennedy believes that such benefits should not create an additional stage of formal analysis into the incremental cost-effectiveness ratio/Quality-Adjusted Life-Year (QALY) approach, acknowledging that the approach is the best tool available.
ACCESSION #
43642600

 

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