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Publication Digest: Informed decision-making: Statistical methodology for surrogacy evaluation and its role in licensing and reimbursement assessments
MTRC shares the most relevant and impactful publications in the field of market access and HEOR for medical technologies in Europe through its Publications Digest. In a recent publication, Weir et al. reviewed the use of surrogate endpoints in health technology assessment (HTA) processes used to evaluate drugs and biologic therapies and developed an overview of statistical methods for surrogate evaluation. In addition, the authors described how regulatory authorities, payers, and HTA agencies use clinical trial evidence based on surrogate outcomes. Despite the focus on pharmaceuticals, the article can be of interest to the audience from the med tech space as well.
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