Tag: Belgium

HEALTH CARE DECISION MAKERS OPEN FOR PUBLIC AND PATIENT INVOLVEMENT IN COVERAGE DECISIONS

Brussels, Belgium – In a democratic system, politicians are elected to make decisions regarding health care priorities. In deliberation-driven systems, such as in Belgium, coverage decisions are based on the outcomes of a deliberation amongst stakeholders (including public authorities, providers,

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Quality Of Life In Heart Patients: The Way You Measure Drives The Results

Gent, Belgium – Pain, anxiety, and functional or social limitations can cause an impaired Health-Related Quality of Life (HRQoL) in heart patients. Several measures exist to assess HRQoL, with some of them, such as the EQ-5D and the SF-6D (derived from

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