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An Introduction to Economic Evaluation

Economic evaluation is fundamental to both HTA and to decision making in healthcare. In this video, Professor Simon Dixon explains what economic evaluation is (and what it isn’t) and how this…

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Who Should Value Child Outcomes?

In this video, Professor Julie Ratcliffe from Flinders University, Australia, and Dr Tessa Peasgood from the University of Sheffield debate who should value child health outcomes. Julie Ratcliffe is…

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Valuing Health States in Practice

There are several different techniques available for valuing health states. In this video, Katherine introduces you to one of these techniques; the time trade off (TTO) method. You will see…

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Using QALY Information in Decision Making

In this video, Katherine explains how QALY information is used in healthcare decision-making and we hear from Professor Simon Dixon, Director of Health Economics and Decision Science at the…

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Case Study of a Child Utility Measure: The CHU9D

In this video, Katherine considers some of the key issues around measuring and valuing health outcomes in children, and introduces us to the Child Health Utility 9D (CHU9D), a utility measure that…

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Case Study of a Utility Measure: The SF-6D

In this video, we hear from Professor John Brazier who has developed a preference based classification for describing health using the SF-36; one of the most widely used measures of general health in…

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What is a QALY?

In this video, Katherine demonstrates how to calculate Quality Adjusted Life Years or QALYs; a unit of benefit that can be used to assess the extent of the benefits gained from a variety of…

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Developing a PROM

In this video, Katherine talks us through some of the different methods that can be used to develop a PROM. When you have finished watching the video, read the text below to find out more about each…

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A Condition Specific PROM: The EPAQ

In this video, we visit the Royal Hallamshire Hospital in Sheffield to take a look at a condition specific PROM, the electronic personal assessment questionnaire (ePAQ), which is used to assess…

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The Challenge of Creating a Generic Measure of HRQOL

In this video, Dr Katherine Linehan invites you to watch a video of people going about their daily lives. As you watch the video, we’d like you to consider how might different conditions impact…

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Measuring and Valuing Health (trailer)

Learn how Patient Reported Outcome Measures and Quality Adjusted Life Years can compare treatments and inform healthcare spending in this free online course from the University of Sheffield.…

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