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ISPOR CELEBRATES A 20-YEAR HISTORY THAT IS SHAPING THE FUTURE OF HEALTH ECONOMICS AND OUTCOMES RESEARCH AT 2015 ANNUAL INTERNATIONAL MEETING

Princeton, NJ, USA, June 2, 2015–The International Society for Pharmacoeconomics and Outcomes Research (ISPOR) held its 20th Annual International Meeting May 16-20, 2015 in Philadelphia. The Meeting marked ISPOR’s 20th anniversary and focused on the theme of Integrating Big Data,

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MAPPING THE CLINICAL COPD QUESTIONNAIRE ONTO EQ-5D VALUES

Rotterdam, The Netherlands – The Clinical COPD Questionnaire (CCQ) is a widely-used questionnaire to assess the effectiveness of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) treatments. However, it is not a preference-based measure, and hence cannot be directly used to estimate the

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SHOULD COST-EFFECTIVENESS BE INCLUDED IN CLINICAL TREATMENT GUIDELINES?

At ISPOR’s Annual International Meeting, speakers addressed cost-effectiveness issues at both societal and patient levels Princeton, NJ, USA, May 19, 2015 – Oncology and cardiology professional organizations have embraced consideration of cost-effectiveness and the value of treatments in developing their

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THE STATE OF THE LEARNING HEALTH CARE SYSTEM: HAS THE INVESTMENT IN USING ELECTRONIC DATA TO TRACK PATIENTS ACROSS HEALTH CARE PROVIDERS AND TIME PAID OFF?

ISPOR Annual International Meeting speakers examine implications for researchers, payers, and patients Princeton, NJ, USA, May 18, 2015 – Nearly a decade ago, the vision of the “Learning Health Care System,” a system by which research is integrated rapidly into

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ISPOR CELEBRATES 20 YEARS OF GROWTH AND ACHIEVEMENT AT 2015 ANNUAL INTERNATIONAL MEETING

Princeton, NJ, USA, April 29, 2015 – The International Society for Pharmacoeconomics and Outcomes Research (ISPOR) will hold its 20th Annual International Meeting, May 16-20, 2015 in Philadelphia, PA, USA. The 2015 Annual International Meeting marks ISPOR’s 20th anniversary and

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IDENTIFYING THE FACTORS THAT ENHANCE POSITIVE DRUG REIMBURSEMENT RECOMMENDATION IN SCOTLAND

Rotterdam, The Netherlands – Given limited health care resources and rising expenditures on pharmaceuticals, policy makers are increasingly confronted with the challenging task to improve patient outcomes and reimburse new pharmaceutical interventions. Arguably, Scotland is often one of the first

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NEW FRAMEWORK MEASURES FAIRNESS WHEN DISTRIBUTING VACCINES

Blacksburg, VA, USA – When vaccines are in short supply, public health officials must decide who among the public should be protected against disease – a decision that can hold moral and ethical implications. In order to avoid such concerns,

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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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STRATEGIC CONVERSATIONS AT ISPOR MEETINGS CONTINUE TO DRIVE RECORD ATTENDANCE; EBOLA PAPER ANNOUNCED

(Princeton, NJ USA  December 22, 2014)  – The International Society for Pharmacoeconomics and Outcomes Research (ISPOR) released comments about its 17th Annual European Congress which drew record-breaking attendance in Amsterdam from November 10-12, 2014.  More than 4,800 researchers, decision makers, and health technology

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