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Core value dossiers for medical technologies

Essential tool to support market access and marketing efforts through the lifecycle of the product

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Reimbursement summary for angioplasty of arteries of lower extremities

This post presents an extract from our reimbursement analysis for angioplasty of arteries lower extremities using plain and drug-coated balloons (DCBs) for peripheral artery disease in England, France and Germany. Plain balloon angioplasty is reimbursement via DRG solely and DCBs are reimbursement via combination of DRG and add-on reimbursement.
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Publication Digest: Recommendations on the Selection, Development, and Modification of Performance Outcome Assessments: A Good Practices Report of an ISPOR Task Force

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, Edgar et al. introduced Performance Outcome assessments as a valuable tool that indirectly assesses the meaningful aspects of health for evaluating the clinical benefit of therapeutic interventions. These assessments involve standardized tasks actively undertaken by patients, reflecting their various important functional skills, especially when self-report is limited, or heterogeneity is a concern. However, the authors underscored the importance of adhering to established good practice recommendations for other clinical outcome assessment types, which remain directly applicable.

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