Category: Value in Health

As the official journal of the International Society for Pharmacoeconomics and Outcomes Research (ISPOR), Value in Health provides a forum for researchers, health care decision makers, and policy makers to translate pharmacoeconomics and outcomes research into health care decisions. Value in Health contains original research articles in the areas of economic evaluation (including drugs and other medical technologies), outcomes research (“real world” treatment effectiveness, and patient-reported outcomes research), and conceptual, methodological, and health policy articles.

Global Experts Call for Robust Approaches to Measure Adherence to Complex Medication Regimens

No Current Standardized Method to Measure Multiple Medication Adherence   Lawrenceville, NJ, USA—February 12, 2019—Value in Health, the official journal of ISPOR—the professional society for health economics and outcomes research, announced today the publication of new research suggesting that there

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Paying Low-Income Smokers to Quit? New Study Shows Financial Incentives for Tobacco Quit Phone Line Engagement Are Cost-Effective

Lawrenceville, NJ, USA—February 12, 2019—Value in Health, the official journal of ISPOR—the professional society for health economics and outcomes research, announced today the publication of new research showing that the use of financial incentives to encourage engagement with tobacco quit

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“Medical Nutrition” Is Poorly Defined, Insufficiently Assessed

Report from the ISPOR Nutrition Economics Special Interest Group Lawrenceville, NJ, USA—February 11, 2019—Value in Health, the official journal of ISPOR—the professional society for health economics and outcomes research—announced today the publication of an ISPOR scoping review showing that “medical

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Leading Global Experts Identify Good Practices in the Use of Evidence to Inform Decision Making for Health Technologies

ISPOR Working Group on Good Practices in HTA Provides First Major Synthesis Report in 20 Years Lawrenceville, NJ, USA—January 21, 2018—ISPOR—the professional society for health economics and outcomes research—announced today the publication of the first report in 20 years to

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EQ-5D and the EuroQol Group: Current Research Focus and Interests

Value in Health Themed Section Offers Updated Global Perspective  Lawrenceville, NJ, USA—January 21, 2018—Value in Health, the official journal of ISPOR—the professional society for health economics and outcomes research, announced today the publication of a series of papers that reflect

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Estimating the Timing of Future Generic Drug Entry: Study Reports Accuracy of New Prediction Method

Lawrenceville, NJ, USA—December 18, 2018—Value in Health, the official journal of ISPOR—the professional society for health economics and outcomes research, announced today the publication of new research describing a method to predict generic entry of top-selling drugs and a formal

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Study: Only 2 of 20 Tested Instruments Recommended for Measuring the Quality of Life of Children With a Disability

KIDSCREEN and KINDL Meet Criteria Lawrenceville, NJ, USA—December 18, 2018—Value in Health, the official journal of ISPOR—the professional society for health economics and outcomes research, announced today the publication of new research finding that of 20 quality of life (QoL)

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Lowest-Priced Generic Drugs More Likely to Experience Shortages

Shortages Are Followed by Only Modest Price Increases Lawrenceville, NJ, USA—December 12, 2018—Value in Health, the official journal of ISPOR—the professional society for health economics and outcomes research, announced today the publication of new research showing that the lowest priced

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New Research Identifies Preferred Survey Instruments for Measuring Medication Satisfaction

DMSRQ and DMSRQ-SF Are Recommended in Type 2 Diabetes Patients Lawrenceville, NJ, USA—December 12, 2018—Value in Health, the official journal of ISPOR—the professional society for health economics and outcomes research, announced today the publication of new research showing that the

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