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Health economics in cancer research and care

Guest Editor: Wim van Harten

This special issue investigates the hidden costs of cancer care and how they should be used to inform global policy.  

It brings together five original articles which arose from  the special working group session on Health Economics at the annual Organisation of European Cancer Institutes (OECI) meeting in Porto 2015.

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Special Issue articles

Special Issue: The cost of cancer care is not related to its outcomes

Abstract | Full Article | PDF Published: 28 Oct 2016 / https://doi.org/10.3332/ecancer.2016.687

Special Issue: Close cooperation with Health Technology Assessment expertise is crucial for implementation and ultimately reimbursement of innovations in oncology

Abstract | Full Article | PDF Published: 28 Oct 2016 / https://doi.org/10.3332/ecancer.2016.686

Special Issue: Health technology assessment and value: the cancer value label (CAVALA) methodology

Abstract | Full Article | PDF Published: 28 Oct 2016 / https://doi.org/10.3332/ecancer.2016.685

Special Issue: Next-generation sequencing in NSCLC and melanoma patients: a cost and budget impact analysis

Abstract | Full Article | PDF Published: 28 Oct 2016 / https://doi.org/10.3332/ecancer.2016.684

Special Issue: Innovations that reach the patient: early health technology assessment and improving the chances of coverage and implementation

Abstract | Full Article | PDF Published: 28 Oct 2016 / https://doi.org/10.3332/ecancer.2016.683

Founding partners

European Cancer Organisation European Institute of Oncology

Founding Charities

Foundazione Umberto Veronesi Fondazione IEO Swiss Bridge

Published by

ecancer Global Foundation