Elly A Stolk

Summary

Affiliation: Erasmus MC
Country: The Netherlands

Publications

  1. pmc The "health benefit basket" in the Netherlands
    Elly A Stolk
    Institute for Medical Technology Assessment, University Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur J Health Econ . 2005
  2. ncbi request reprint Acceptability of less than perfect health states
    Werner B F Brouwer
    Institute for Medical Technology Assessment, Erasmus University Rotterdam, PO Box 1738, 3000 DR Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Soc Sci Med 60:237-46. 2005
  3. ncbi request reprint Are patients and the general public like-minded about the effect of erectile dysfunction on quality of life?
    Elly A Stolk
    Institute for Medical Technology Assessment, Erasmus University Rotterdam, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Urology 61:810-5. 2003
  4. ncbi request reprint Reconciliation of economic concerns and health policy: illustration of an equity adjustment procedure using proportional shortfall
    Elly A Stolk
    Institute for Medical Technology Assessment, Rotterdam, Erasmus MC Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Pharmacoeconomics 22:1097-107. 2004
  5. doi request reprint Lead time TTO: leading to better health state valuations?
    Arthur E Attema
    iBMG iMTA, Erasmus University Rotterdam, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Health Econ 22:376-92. 2013
  6. doi request reprint Mapping QLQ-C30, HAQ, and MSIS-29 on EQ-5D
    Matthijs M Versteegh
    Erasmus University of Rotterdam, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Med Decis Making 32:554-68. 2012
  7. doi request reprint Role of health technology assessment in shaping the benefits package in The Netherlands
    Elly A Stolk
    Institute for Medical Technology Assessment, and Institute of Health Policy and Management, Erasmus MC, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Expert Rev Pharmacoecon Outcomes Res 9:85-94. 2009
  8. ncbi request reprint Validity and feasibility of the use of condition-specific outcome measures in economic evaluation
    Elly A Stolk
    Institute for Medical Technology Assessment, Erasmus University Rotterdam, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Qual Life Res 12:363-71. 2003
  9. doi request reprint Dear policy maker: have you made up your mind? A discrete choice experiment among policy makers and other health professionals
    Marc A Koopmanschap
    Erasmus University Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Int J Technol Assess Health Care 26:198-204. 2010
  10. pmc Time trade-off: one methodology, different methods
    Arthur E Attema
    iBMG iMTA, Erasmus University, PO Box 1738, 3000 DR, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur J Health Econ 14:S53-64. 2013

Detail Information

Publications21

  1. pmc The "health benefit basket" in the Netherlands
    Elly A Stolk
    Institute for Medical Technology Assessment, University Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur J Health Econ . 2005
    ..It is conceivable, however, that the recent introduction of the DBC financing system will change the reimbursement and therefore benefit-setting policy...
  2. ncbi request reprint Acceptability of less than perfect health states
    Werner B F Brouwer
    Institute for Medical Technology Assessment, Erasmus University Rotterdam, PO Box 1738, 3000 DR Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Soc Sci Med 60:237-46. 2005
    ..The acceptability of health states is related to the quality of life score of these states, i.e., worse states are considered less acceptable. This may have implications for the allocation of scarce health care resources...
  3. ncbi request reprint Are patients and the general public like-minded about the effect of erectile dysfunction on quality of life?
    Elly A Stolk
    Institute for Medical Technology Assessment, Erasmus University Rotterdam, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Urology 61:810-5. 2003
    ..Unfortunately, little is known about the social values for treatments of erectile dysfunction (ED). To solve this problem, we compared the values of patients and the general population for ED...
  4. ncbi request reprint Reconciliation of economic concerns and health policy: illustration of an equity adjustment procedure using proportional shortfall
    Elly A Stolk
    Institute for Medical Technology Assessment, Rotterdam, Erasmus MC Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Pharmacoeconomics 22:1097-107. 2004
    ..It is recommended that cost-effectiveness driven health policy systems consider equity adjustments...
  5. doi request reprint Lead time TTO: leading to better health state valuations?
    Arthur E Attema
    iBMG iMTA, Erasmus University Rotterdam, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Health Econ 22:376-92. 2013
    ..Results indicate that the ratio of lead time to disease time has a greater impact on results than the total duration of the time frame. The intertemporal ranking task could not discriminate between TTO and LT-TTO...
  6. doi request reprint Mapping QLQ-C30, HAQ, and MSIS-29 on EQ-5D
    Matthijs M Versteegh
    Erasmus University of Rotterdam, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Med Decis Making 32:554-68. 2012
    ..We mapped QLQ-C30, HAQ, and MSIS-29 on the EQ-5D and compared the quality of the mapping functions with statistical and clinical indicators...
  7. doi request reprint Role of health technology assessment in shaping the benefits package in The Netherlands
    Elly A Stolk
    Institute for Medical Technology Assessment, and Institute of Health Policy and Management, Erasmus MC, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Expert Rev Pharmacoecon Outcomes Res 9:85-94. 2009
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  8. ncbi request reprint Validity and feasibility of the use of condition-specific outcome measures in economic evaluation
    Elly A Stolk
    Institute for Medical Technology Assessment, Erasmus University Rotterdam, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Qual Life Res 12:363-71. 2003
    ..An alternative strategy is to attribute utility scores to health states of a condition-specific outcomes measure (CSOM). We explored the validity and feasibility of this strategy...
  9. doi request reprint Dear policy maker: have you made up your mind? A discrete choice experiment among policy makers and other health professionals
    Marc A Koopmanschap
    Erasmus University Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Int J Technol Assess Health Care 26:198-204. 2010
    ..The aim of this study was to get insight in what criteria as presented in Health technology assessment (HTA) studies are important for decision makers in healthcare priority setting...
  10. pmc Time trade-off: one methodology, different methods
    Arthur E Attema
    iBMG iMTA, Erasmus University, PO Box 1738, 3000 DR, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur J Health Econ 14:S53-64. 2013
    ..Such a checklist enables other researchers to align methodologies in order to enhance the comparability of health state values. ..
  11. doi request reprint Willingness to pay for lives saved by Helicopter Emergency Medical Services
    Akkie N Ringburg
    Department of Surgery Traumatology, Erasmus MC, University Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Prehosp Emerg Care 13:37-43. 2009
    ..For this, the preferences of the general public towards both the positive effects and negative consequences of HEMS should be taken into account. Therefore, the willingness to pay (WTP) for lives saved by HEMS was calculated...
  12. pmc Time to tweak the TTO: results from a comparison of alternative specifications of the TTO
    Matthijs M Versteegh
    iMTA iBMG, Institute of Health Policy and Management Institute for Medical Technology Assessment, Erasmus University of Rotterdam, PO Box 1738, 3000 DR Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur J Health Econ 14:S43-51. 2013
    ..In the tasks with a 10-year health-state duration, anxiety/depression had the largest negative impact on health-state values; in the tasks with a 5-year duration, the pain/discomfort domain had the largest negative impact...
  13. doi request reprint Discrete choice modeling for the quantification of health states: the case of the EQ-5D
    Elly A Stolk
    Institute for Medical Technology Assessment and Department of Health Policy and Management, Erasmus University Rotterdam, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Value Health 13:1005-13. 2010
    ..The aim of our study was to determine whether the values derived from a DC experiment are comparable to those obtained using other valuation techniques, in particular the time trade-off (TTO)...
  14. ncbi request reprint The valuation of the International Prostate Symptom Score (IPSS) for use in economic evaluations
    Esther T Kok
    Institute for Medical Technology Assessment, Erasmus University Rotterdam, P O Box 1738, 3000 DR Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur Urol 42:491-7. 2002
    ..It is therefore difficult to determine whether the effects of treatments for LUTS suggestive of BPO justify the costs. This complicates economic evaluations...
  15. doi request reprint Introducing the composite time trade-off: a test of feasibility and face validity
    Bas M F Janssen
    Section Medical Psychology and Psychotherapy, Department of Psychiatry, Erasmus MC, PO Box 2040, 3000 CA Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur J Health Econ 14:S5-13. 2013
    ..This study was designed to test the feasibility and face validity of the composite time trade-off (composite TTO), a new approach to TTO allowing for a more consistent elicitation of negative health state values...
  16. doi request reprint Condition-specific preference-based measures: benefit or burden?
    Matthijs M Versteegh
    iMTA iBMG, Institute of Health Policy and Management Institute for Medical Technology Assessment, Erasmus University of Rotterdam, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Value Health 15:504-13. 2012
    ..To overcome this problem, new condition-specific PBMs (CS-PBMs) are being developed, but it is not yet clear how such measures compare with existing generic PBMs...
  17. ncbi request reprint The cost-effectiveness of treatment for congenital diaphragmatic hernia
    Marten J Poley
    institute for Medical Technology Assessment iMTA and the Department of Pediatric Surgery, Sophia Children s Hospital, University Hospital Rotterdam, Erasmus University Rotterdam, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    J Pediatr Surg 37:1245-52. 2002
    ..Until recently, evidence of the cost-effectiveness of neonatal surgery was largely lacking. The authors analyzed the cost-effectiveness of neonatal surgery and subsequent treatment for congenital diaphragmatic hernia (CDH)...
  18. ncbi request reprint Rationalising rationing: economic and other considerations in the debate about funding of Viagra
    Elly A Stolk
    Institute for Medical Technology Assessment, Erasmus University Rotterdam, PO Box 1738, 3000 DR Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Health Policy 59:53-63. 2002
    ..In this paper, we try to demonstrate how these criteria were presented in the Viagra discussion and we will indicate how these criteria can be operationalised in relation to the outcomes of a cost-effectiveness analysis...
  19. ncbi request reprint Equity in health care prioritisation: an empirical inquiry into social value
    Elly A Stolk
    Institute for Medical Technology Assessment iMTA, Erasmus MC, P O Box 1738, 3000 DR Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Health Policy 74:343-55. 2005
    ..This raises the question if health care decision makers evaluate the claims of different patients for health care by appropriate criteria...
  20. ncbi request reprint Assessing the introduction of universal varicella vaccination in the Netherlands
    Hein J Boot
    Laboratory of Vaccine Preventable Diseases, National Institute for Public Health and the Environment RIVM, P O Box 1, 3720 BA Bilthoven, The Netherlands
    Vaccine 24:6288-99. 2006
    ..Despite these uncertainties it is clear that universal childhood vaccination will prevent most of the varicella related GP-visits, hospitalizations, and deaths...
  21. ncbi request reprint Inequalities in oncology care: Economic consequences of high cost drugs
    Maartje G H Niezen
    Institute for Health Policy and Management, Erasmus MC Rotterdam, P O Box 1738, 3000 DR Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur J Cancer 42:2887-92. 2006
    ..If no other policies are applied, health care goals will no longer be met. This paper tries to map the contours of the current problem and its possible solutions. It is time governments take up their responsibility and take back control...