Chapter 12. From Evidence-Based Economics to Economics-Based Evidence: Using Systematic Review to Inform the Design of Future Research

  1. Ian Shemilt Senior Research Associate3,
  2. Miranda Mugford Professor3,
  3. Luke Vale Professor4,
  4. Kevin Marsh Head5 and
  5. Cam Donaldson Yunus Chair NIHR Senior Investigator6
  1. Ed Wilson Lecturer1 and
  2. Keith Abrams Professor2

Published Online: 5 MAY 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9781444320398.ch12

Evidence-Based Decisions and Economics: Health Care, Social Welfare, Education and Criminal Justice, Second Edition

Evidence-Based Decisions and Economics: Health Care, Social Welfare, Education and Criminal Justice, Second Edition

How to Cite

Wilson, E. and Abrams, K. (2010) From Evidence-Based Economics to Economics-Based Evidence: Using Systematic Review to Inform the Design of Future Research, in Evidence-Based Decisions and Economics: Health Care, Social Welfare, Education and Criminal Justice, Second Edition (eds I. Shemilt, M. Mugford, L. Vale, K. Marsh and C. Donaldson), Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781444320398.ch12

Editor Information

  1. 3

    School of Medicine, Health Policy and Practice, University of East Anglia, Norwich, UK

  2. 4

    Health Economics Research Unit and Health Services Research Unit, University of Aberdeen, Aberdeen, UK

  3. 5

    The Matrix Knowledge Group, London, UK

  4. 6

    Glasgow Caledonian University, Glasgow, UK

Author Information

  1. 1

    Health Economics Group, University of East Anglia, Norwich, UK

  2. 2

    Department of Health Sciences, University of Leicester, Leicester, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 5 MAY 2010
  2. Published Print: 9 APR 2010

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405191531

Online ISBN: 9781444320398

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Keywords:

  • informing future research design - systematic review;
  • ICER - incremental cost-effectiveness ratio;
  • QALY - quality-adjusted life-year;
  • CEAC - cost-effectiveness acceptability curve;
  • evidence gathering and decision making approaches;
  • setting research priorities - non-economic and economic approaches;
  • information analysis value

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • An iterative approach to evidence gathering and decision making

  • Approaches to setting research priorities

  • Value of information analysis

  • Discussion

  • Conclusion

  • Appendix

  • References