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  1. Methodological approaches to pharmaco-economics.

    Article - En anglais

    Due to the increased need for cost-containment policies, most decision makers are tracing the issue of the efficiency of health care strategies.

    In this context, economic evaluation becomes a major instrument.

    However, the credibility of economic data depends on a number of methodological steps: selection of strategy of economic' evaluation (cost/effectiveness, cost/benefit, generation of economic hypotheses, study design (cross-sectional, prospective, naturalistic), data collection (data-base, physicians), data analysis (costing, statistics).

    In this respect, the conduct of proper economic evaluation relies on a combination of expertise in clinical epidemiology as well as in health economics.

    Mots-clés Pascal : Economie santé, Médicament, Prise décision, Méthode étude, Analyse coût, Industrie pharmaceutique, Système santé

    Mots-clés Pascal anglais : Health economy, Drug, Decision making, Investigation method, Cost analysis, Pharmaceutical industry, Health system

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    Inist-CNRS - Institut de l'Information Scientifique et Technique

    Cote : 94-0264648

    Code Inist : 002B30A08. Création : 199406.