Affiliation: Austrian Academy of Sciences
- Best practice in undertaking and reporting health technology assessments. Working group 4 reportMarcial Velasco
Technische Universitat Berlin, Germany
Int J Technol Assess Health Care 18:361-422. 2002
- [Health policy decisions between rationing and rationalization--exemplified by erythropoietin in tumor anemia]C Wild
Institut für Technikfolgen Abschätzung, Wien
Gesundheitswesen 63:221-5. 2001..Applying the results of the assessment to clinical practice can be considered as "explicit rationing" according to effectiveness criteria...
- Evaluating and planning ICUs: methods and approaches to differentiate between need and demandClaudia Wild
Institute of Technology Assessment at the Austrian Academy of Sciences, Strohgasse 45, A 1030 Vienna, Austria
Health Policy 71:289-301. 2005..It was the aim of the assessment to analyze conventional as well as innovative approaches to plan and to evaluate ICU-services...
- [Me-too pharmaceuticals -- marketing-strategies of drug producers and drug purchasers. Example: non-ionic contrast media]C Wild
AKH, Wien, Austria
Gesundheitswesen 66:716-22. 2004..In a systematic review 193 publications were analysed...
- [To what extent can the publicly sponsored health system afford predictive genetic diagnostics?--first approaches to pinpoint and limit responsibilities, exemplified by hereditary carcinomas]C Wild
Osterreichische Akademie der Wissenschaften, Institut für Technikfolgen Abschätzung, Arbeitsbereich Health Technology Assessment, Vienna, Austria
Gesundheitswesen 65:351-8. 2003..Of relevance for those decisions are the questions whether the genetic tests make a difference in the impediment and primary prevention of disease, and the possibilities for successful early treatment...
- Evaluations of health interventions in social insurance-based countries: Germany, the Netherlands, and AustriaClaudia Wild
ITA Institute of Technology Assessment, Austrian Academy of Sciences, Strohgasse 45, A 1030, Vienna, Austria
Health Policy 63:187-96. 2003..This article focuses on the obstacles and opportunities for HTA in Germany, Austria and the Netherlands as countries with insurance-based health care systems...
- ["Screening" in special situations. Assessing predictive genetic screening for hereditary breast and colorectal cancer]Susanna Jonas
Institut für Technikfolgen Abschätzung, Osterreichische Akademie der Wissenschaften, Wien
Z Arztl Fortbild Qualitatssich 97:67-71. 2003..Thus, media, experts and politicians need to consider opportunities and limitations in their daily decision-making processes...
- Austria: history of health technology assessment during the past 20 yearsClaudia Wild
Ludwig Boltzmann Institut für Health Technology Assessment, Vienna, Austria
Int J Technol Assess Health Care 25:74-81. 2009..The aim of this article is to describe and analyze the stages toward recognition and implementation of health technology assessment (HTA)...
- Emerging health technologies: informing and supporting health policy earlyClaudia Wild
LBI HTA, Ludwig Boltzmann Institut für Health Technology Assessment, Garnisongasse 7, Rechte Stiege Mezzanin Top 20, 1090 Wien, Vienna, Austria
Health Policy 87:160-71. 2008..To support decision-making processes with sound information about new health technologies, some countries have established "Horizon Scanning Systems (HSS)". This paper gives an overview of processes and practices of HSS...
- [Systematic reviews and meta-analysis]Gerald Gartlehner
Ludwig Boltzmann Institut für Health Technology Assessment, Wien, Austria
Wien Med Wochenschr 158:127-33. 2008..It summarizes the methodological hallmarks of systematic reviews and meta-analyses to provide readers with the methodological background necessary to critically evaluate systematic reviews and meta-analyses...