Health Technology Assessment

13Oct 2017

The term real-world evidence (RWE) is commonly used to refer to non-randomized clinical trial (RCT) data generated in a healthcare setting, which sometimes extends to cover patient socio-economic data and environmental data. Irrespective of the definition, RWE is seen to offer significant advantages over randomized controlled trials (RCTs), which despite being recognized as the gold […]

30Sep 2016

Health systems have developed at different speeds, and with differing degrees of complexity throughout the twentieth century, reflecting the diverse political and social conditions in each country. Notwithstanding their diversity, all systems, however, share a common reason for their existence, namely the improvement of health for their entire populations. To attain this goal a health […]