Chapter 8. Identifying and Reviewing Health State Utility Values for Populating Decision Models

  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. John Brazier Professor1,
  2. Diana Papaioannou Research Associate1,
  3. Anna Cantrell Information Specialist1,
  4. Suzy Paisley Senior Research Fellow1 and
  5. Kirsten Herrmann2

Published Online: 5 MAY 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9781444320398.ch8

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

Brazier, J., Papaioannou, D., Cantrell, A., Paisley, S. and Herrmann, K. (2010) Identifying and Reviewing Health State Utility Values for Populating Decision Models, 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.ch8

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

    School of Health and Related Research, University of Sheffield, Sheffield, UK

  2. 2

    ICF Research Branch of the World Health Organisation CC FIC, Germany

Publication History

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

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405191531

Online ISBN: 9781444320398

SEARCH

Keywords:

  • identifying and reviewing health state utility values for populating decision models;
  • health state utility values (HSUV);
  • searching literature for studies to measure and report HSUVs data;
  • scoping search - development of a search strategy;
  • quality-adjusted life-years - applicable to studies containing HSUVs data;
  • lack of empirical evidence on optimal approach to searching for HSUVs data;
  • cost-effectiveness analysis (CEA) registry - free-access specialist register;
  • synthesis and estimation of HSUVs;
  • health state utility values - economic evaluation, including decision models

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Searching the literature

  • Reviewing studies

  • Discussion

  • References