Chapter 9. Use of Evidence in Decision Models

  1. Ian Shemilt Senior Research Associate4,
  2. Miranda Mugford Professor4,
  3. Luke Vale Professor5,
  4. Kevin Marsh Head6 and
  5. Cam Donaldson Yunus Chair NIHR Senior Investigator7
  1. Doug Coyle Professor1,
  2. Karen M. Lee Health Economist2 and
  3. Nicola J. Cooper Senior Research Fellow3

Published Online: 5 MAY 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9781444320398.ch9

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

Coyle, D., Lee, K. M. and Cooper, N. J. (2010) Use of Evidence in 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.ch9

Editor Information

  1. 4

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

  2. 5

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

  3. 6

    The Matrix Knowledge Group, London, UK

  4. 7

    Glasgow Caledonian University, Glasgow, UK

Author Information

  1. 1

    Department of Epidemiology and Community Medicine, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Canada

  2. 2

    Canadian Agency for Drugs and Technology in Health, Ottawa, Canada

  3. 3

    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:

  • decision models - using evidence;
  • different sources of data - previous guidance;
  • published decision models - a review;
  • analysis of impact of different sources of data;
  • parameter estimates of review of existing decision models;
  • osteoporosis highlights potential concern over adoption of data

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Different sources of data

  • Review of published decision models

  • Analysis of the impact of different sources of data

  • Discussion

  • References