Tag: Italy

SUCCESS FEE: A NOVEL TOOL FOR THE SUSTAINABILITY OF NOVEL EXPENSIVE THERAPIES

Catania, Italy – To guarantee rapid patient access to high cost, innovative therapies, policy makers have introduced cost-containment strategies based on the partial or total reimbursements of a drug price. Under these agreements, market access for a drug is granted

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Italian Social Tariffs For QALYs Calculation Are Now Available

Milano and Napoli, Italy – The Italian health care system is starting to take information on HRQoL and QALYs into consideration when deciding on the utilization of available resources. Although comparisons of different national value sets have demonstrated the existence of

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Economic Efficiency Of Countries’ Clinical Review Processes

Alessandria, Italy – How should an efficient protection system that would take human experimentation into account be shaped? Would it be possible for the national protection system of patients’ rights to affect the choice of whether or not to develop a

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