By Karen M. Facey,Helle Ploug Hansen,Ann N.V. Single
This is the 1st ebook to supply a entire advisor to concerning sufferers in healthiness expertise evaluate (HTA). Defining sufferer involvement as sufferer participation within the HTA procedure and study into sufferer facets, this publication comprises specified factors of methods to participation and study, in addition to case reviews. Patient Involvement in HTA allows researchers, postgraduate scholars, HTA execs and specialists within the HTA neighborhood to check those complementary methods of taking account of sufferers’ wisdom, reviews, wishes and preferences.
Part I comprises chapters discussing the moral cause, terminology, patient-based proof, participation and sufferer enter. half II units out method together with: Qualitative facts Synthesis, Discrete selection Experiments, Analytical Hierarchy approaches, Ethnographic Fieldwork, Deliberative equipment, Social Media research, Patient-Reported end result Measures, sufferers as collaborative examine companions and overview. half III comprises 15 case reviews commencing present actions through HTA our bodies on 5 continents, healthiness expertise builders and sufferer corporations. each one half comprises dialogue chapters from major specialists in sufferer involvement. a last bankruptcy displays at the have to sincerely outline the objectives for sufferer involvement in the context of the HTA to spot the optimum strategy.
With cohesive contributions from greater than eighty authors from various disciplines world wide, it really is was hoping this e-book will function a catalyst for collaboration to extra improve sufferer involvement to enhance HTA.
"If you’re now not regarding sufferers, you are not doing HTA!" - Dr. Brian O’Rourke, President and CEO of CADTH, Chair of INAHTA