Patient perspective is vital to FDA's work

7 November 2019 - As an oncologist, I was eager to come work at the U.S. FDA, where I knew ...

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Advancing patient engagement

2 October 2019 - It’s widely accepted that seeking patient input into their health and care improves outcomes for them and ...

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Statement on FDA efforts to encourage patient engagement in medical device clinical investigations

23 September 2019 - At the U.S. FDA we are committed to keeping patients, their families and caregivers at the center ...

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A watchdog group sets aside emotions to assess drugs’ value. Patients say their lives are more than a number.

2 August 2019 - Health economists walk a precarious tightrope: their analyses are quantitative and, presumably, emotion-free. But health care ...

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Patient preferences studies: how NICE aims to make use of them

2 July 2019 - Dr Jacoline Bouvy, Senior Scientific Adviser, talks about a growing area of interest for the Scientific ...

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Stories of patient involvement impact in health technology assessments: a discussion paper

24 July 2019 - As more health technology assessment bodies seek to implement patient involvement, there is a desire to learn ...

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New committee brings diverse patient, family, and caregiver voices to CADTH

10 July 2019 - Following a nationwide call for nominations, CADTH is pleased to announce the membership of its new ...

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Ethical challenges related to patient involvement in health technology assessment

28 June 2019 - Including information and values from patients in HTA has the potential to improve both the process and ...

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Incorporating patient preferences in non-inferiority trials

24 June 2019 - Non-inferiority trials imply a trade-off between a loss in efficacy of a standard treatment in exchange for ...

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Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America elevates patient voice in ICER review of new peanut allergy treatments

14 June 2019 - On June 11 in Oakland, CA the Institute for Clinical and Economic Review and its California Technology ...

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American voters have a simple health care message for 2020: just fix it!

2 June 2019 - In surveys, many voters say they’re open to solutions, regardless of the political party proposing them. ...

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Campaign wants patients to have more influence on PBS

3 June 2019 - Australian patients should be given greater say in the medicines that receive government reimbursement as consumers ...

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The upcoming U.S. health care cost debate — the public’s views

29 May 2019 - More than two thirds (69%) of the U.S. public has said that reducing health care costs should ...

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Health Technology Assessment Consumer Consultative Committee March 2019 meeting communiqué

20 May 2019 - A communiqué from the March 2019 meeting of the HTA Consumer Consultative Committee has been published. ...

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Keeping up the PACE at the Scottish Medicines Consortium

26 March 2019 - There are many ways that patient centricity could be delivered when doing a health technology assessment. ...

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