EMA plots earlier engagement with patient groups

19 February 2021 - The EMA on Friday announced it will pilot an early engagement program to bring patient and ...

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An institutional ethnographic analysis of public and patient engagement activities at a national health technology assessment agency

9 February 2021 - The practice of public and patient engagement in health technology assessment has spread worldwide, yet gaps in ...

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Patient and public involvement in health technology assessment: update of a systematic review of international experiences

5 February 2021 - This paper summarises the current evidence on patient and public involvement in health technology assessment  in order ...

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Evaluation of the impact of patient input in health technology assessments at NICE

29 January 2021 - Accounts of patient experiences are increasingly used in health technology assessment processes. However, we know little about ...

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Creating a patient and community advisory committee at the Canadian Agency for Drugs and Technologies in Health

22 January 2021 - In recognition of patients’ roles using, and contributing to, a publicly funded health system, the Canadian Agency ...

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Patient involvement in relative effectiveness assessments in the European Network for Health Technology Assessment

20 January 2021 - Patient involvement in the process of producing health technology assessments has become increasingly important. In the ...

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Scottish Health Technologies Group: enhancing patient engagement

20 January 2021 - The Scottish Health Technologies Group provides evidence support and advice to the National Health Service in Scotland ...

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The representation of public values in health technology assessment to inform funding decisions: the case of Australia's national funding bodies

18 January 2021 - Historically, Australia has been at the forefront of the application of HTA for assessing the effectiveness and ...

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Strengthening patient outcome evidence in health technology assessment: a coproduction approach

13 January 2021 - NICE worked with patients and staff from six patient organisations to review existing health technology assessment ...

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Expertise, experience, and excellence. Twenty years of patient involvement in health technology assessment at NICE: an evolving story

10 November 2020 - From its inception in 1999, NICE committed to including the expertise, experiences, and perspectives of lay people, ...

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Patients, health organisations band together to bring breakthrough treatments to Canada sooner

21 October 2020 - Thirteen health charities and patient groups are calling on the Canadian government to improve access to ...

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Community engagement in health technology assessment and beyond: from guests in the process to hosts

15 October 2020 - In health technology assessment, clinical and economic evidence are assessed in the regulatory and reimbursement environments, with ...

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EMA cancer symposium: new approaches in patient-focused cancer medicine development

15 October 2020 - On Thursday, 29 October, EMA is hosting a symposium to discuss new approaches to facilitating and ...

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Physician–patient shared decision making, patient satisfaction, and adoption of new health technology in China

2 October 2020 - A cross-sectional study was conducted from July 2016 to October 2016 in Fujian Province and Shanghai, in ...

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Patients, users, caregivers, and citizens' involvement in local health technology assessment unit in Quebec: a survey

29 September 2020 - The aim of the survey was to provide an overview of local health technology assessment unit practices ...

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