Sacral neuromodulation and Botulinum toxin A for refractory idiopathic overactive bladder: a cost-utility analysis in the perspective of Italian Healthcare System (Provisional abstract)      
Sacral neuromodulation: cost considerations and clinical benefits (Provisional abstract)      
Sacral neuromodulation for the treatment of fecal incontinence: analysis of cost-effectiveness (Structured abstract)      
Sacral rhizotomies and electrical bladder stimulation in spinal cord injury. 2: Cost-effectiveness and quality of life analysis (Structured abstract)      
Safe administration of vancomycin through a novel midline catheter: a randomized, prospective clinical trial (Provisional abstract)      New 
Safe and cost-effective laparoscopic removal of adnexal masses (Structured abstract)      
Safe conversion of mycophenolate mofetil to azathioprine in kidney transplant recipients with sirolimus-based immunosuppression (Provisional abstract)      
Safety and cost-effectiveness analysis of laparoscopic splenectomy by secondary pedicle division using monopolar electrocautery (Provisional abstract)      
Safety and cost-effectiveness of bridge therapies for invasive dental procedures in patients with mechanical heart valves (Provisional abstract)      
Safety and cost-effectiveness of early discharge after primary angioplasty in low risk patients with acute myocardial infarction (Structured abstract)      
Safety and cost effectiveness of early hospital discharge of lower risk children with cancer admitted for fever and neutropenia (Structured abstract)      
Safety and cost effectiveness of high-osmolality as compared with low-osmolality contrast material in patients undergoing cardiac angiography (Structured abstract)      
Safety and cost-effectiveness of outpatient total body irradiation in pediatric patients undergoing stem cell transplantation (Structured abstract)      
Safety and cost effectiveness of pediatric percutaneous renal biopsy (Structured abstract)      
Safety and cost-effectiveness of shortening hospital follow-up after breast cancer treatment (Structured abstract)      
Safety and cost-effectiveness of solvent-detergent-treated plasma: in search of a zero-risk blood supply (Structured abstract)      
Safety and cost effectiveness of step-down unit admission following elective neurointerventional procedures (Provisional abstract)      
Safety and cost-efficiency of 24-hour hospitalisation for carotid endarterectomy (Structured abstract)      
Safety and cost of low-molecular-weight heparin as bridging anticoagulant therapy in subacute cerebral ischemia (Structured abstract)      
Safety and cost of rapid IV injection of famotidine in critically ill patients (Structured abstract)      
Safety and cost of stent-assisted coiling of unruptured intracranial aneurysms compared with coiling or clipping (Provisional abstract)      
Safety and economic impacts of photo radar program (Structured abstract)      
The safety and effectiveness of different methods of earwax removal: a systematic review and economic evaluation (Provisional abstract)      
Safety and effectiveness of minimal-access versus conventional coronary artery bypass grafting in emergent patients (Structured abstract)      
Safety and effects of two red blood cell transfusion strategies in pediatric cardiac surgery patients: a randomized controlled trial (Provisional abstract)      
Safety and efficacy of diagnostic peritoneal lavage performed by supervised surgical and emergency medicine residents (Structured abstract)      
Safety and efficacy of hydrogen peroxide plasma sterilization for repeated use of electrophysiology catheters (Structured abstract)      
Safety and efficacy of median sternotomy versus video-assisted thoracic surgery for lung volume reduction surgery (Structured abstract)      
Safety and feasibility of outpatient percutaneous native kidney biopsy in the developing world: experience in a large tertiary care centre in Eastern India (Provisional abstract)      
Safety and feasibility of percutaneous tracheostomy performed by neurointensivists (Provisional abstract)      
Safety and hospital costs of Achilles tendon surgery: the serendipitous impact of a randomized clinical trial (Structured abstract)      
Safety and patient satisfaction of early diet after endoscopic submucosal dissection for gastric epithelial neoplasia: a prospective, randomized study (Provisional abstract)      New 
Safety and pharmacoeconomics of a cluster administration of mite immunotherapy compared to the traditional one (Structured abstract)      
Safety and resource utilization of anterior cervical discectomy and fusion (Provisional abstract)      
Safety, cost-effectiveness and feasibility of daycase paracentesis in the management of malignant ascites with a focus on ovarian cancer (Structured abstract)      
Safety, efficacy, and cost-effectiveness of common laparoscopic procedures (Provisional abstract)      
Safety, efficacy, and cost of intraoperative cell salvage and autotransfusion after off-pump coronary artery bypass surgery: a randomized trial (Structured abstract)      
Safety, efficacy and costs of pharmacotherapy for functional gastrointestinal disorders: the case of alosetron and its implications (Structured abstract)      
The safety, efficacy, and pharmacoeconomics of low-dose alteplase compared with urokinase for catheter-directed thrombolysis of arterial and venous occlusions (Structured abstract)      
Safety, efficiency, and cost-effectiveness of a multidisciplinary percutaneous tracheostomy program (Provisional abstract)      
Safety, feasibility and cost of outpatient radiofrequency catheter ablation of accessory atrioventricular connections (Structured abstract)      
A safety, length of stay, and cost analysis of minimally invasive microsurgery for anterior circulation aneurysms (Provisional abstract)      
The safety net: a cost-effective approach to improving breast and cervical cancer screening (Structured abstract)      
The safety of overnight hospitalization for transurethral prostatectomy: a prospective study of 200 patients (Structured abstract)      
Safety of pediatric bedside tracheostomy in the intensive care unit (Structured abstract)      
Safety of prolonging peripheral cannula and IV tubing use from 72 hours to 96 hours (Structured abstract)      
The safety of reusing injectable collagen: a multicenter microbiological study (Structured abstract)      
Salpingo-oophorectomy: clinical and financial analyses of laparoscopic and open techniques (Structured abstract)      
Salpingo-oophorectomy: clinical and financial analysis of laparoscopic and open techniques (Structured abstract)      
Salvage for unsuccessful aspiration of primary pneumothorax: thoracoscopic surgery or chest tube drainage? (Provisional abstract)      
Same-day admissions and other cost-saving strategies for elective aortoiliac surgery (Structured abstract)      
Same-day bidirectional endoscopy with nonanesthesiologist administration of propofol: safety and cost-effectiveness compared with separated exams (Provisional abstract)      
Same-day discharge after appendectomy results in cost savings and improved efficiency (Provisional abstract)      New 
Same day surgery for radical retropubic prostatectomy: is it an attainable goal? (Structured abstract)      
Same quality - higher price? The paradox of allocation: the first national single center analysis after the implementation of the new Swiss transplantation law - the ICU view (Provisional abstract)      
The SANAD study of effectiveness of carbamazepine, gabapentin, lamotrigine, oxcarbazepine, or topiramate for treatment of partial epilepsy: an unblinded randomised controlled trial (Structured abstract)      
The SANAD study of effectiveness of valproate, lamotrigine, or topiramate for generalised and unclassifiable epilepsy: an unblinded randomised controlled trial (Structured abstract)      
The Santa Barbara County health care services program: birth weight change concomitant with screening for and treatment of glucose-intolerance of pregnancy - a potential cost-effective intervention (Provisional abstract)      
Sativex in multiple sclerosis spasticity: a cost-effectiveness model (Structured abstract)      
Savings achieved by giving WIC benefits to women prenatally (Structured abstract)      
Savings from four transport safety efforts in native America (Provisional abstract)      
Savings from the use of a probiotic formula in the prophylaxis of antibiotic-associated diarrhea (Structured abstract)      
Savings obtained using an oxygen economizer device: a cost-minimization analysis (Structured abstract)      
Scaling-up exclusive breastfeeding support programmes: the example of KwaZulu-Natal (Provisional abstract)      
Scaling up integrated prevention campaigns for global health: costs and cost-effectiveness in 70 countries (Provisional abstract)      
Scaling up the 2010 World Health Organization HIV treatment guidelines in resource-limited settings: a model-based analysis (Structured abstract)      
Scenario drafting to anticipate future developments in technology assessment (Provisional abstract)      
Schistosomiais and soil-transmitted helminth control in Niger: cost effectiveness of school based and community distributed mass drug administration (Provisional abstract)      
Schizophrenia: multi-attribute utility theory approach to selection of atypical antipsychotics (Provisional abstract)      
Schizophrenia treatment in the developing world: an interregional and multinational cost-effectiveness analysis (Provisional abstract)      
School-based HIV/STD prevention programs: do benefits justify costs? (Provisional abstract)      
School-based screening for scoliosis: is it cost-effective? (Provisional abstract)      
School-based screening for tuberculous infection: a cost-benefit analysis (Structured abstract)      
School feeding: outcomes and costs (Provisional abstract)      
Scientific evaluation of community-based Parkinson's disease nurse specialists on patient outcomes and health care costs (Structured abstract)      
Scintigraphic detection of carcinoid tumors with a cost effectiveness analysis (Structured abstract)      
Screen-and-treat strategies for albuminuria to prevent cardiovascular and renal disease: cost-effectiveness of nationwide and targeted interventions based on analysis of cohort data from the Netherlands (Provisional abstract)      
Screen or not to screen for peripheral arterial disease: guidance from a decision model (Provisional abstract)      
Screening acute HIV infections among Chinese men who have sex with men from voluntary counseling and testing centers (Provisional abstract)      
Screening and early treatment of migrants for chronic hepatitis B virus infection is cost-effective (Structured abstract)      
Screening and prevention of venous thromboembolism in critically ill patients: a decision analysis and economic evaluation (Structured abstract)      
Screening and rapid molecular diagnosis of tuberculosis in prisons in Russia and Eastern Europe: a cost-effectiveness analysis (Provisional abstract)      
Screening and surveillance for Barrett esophagus in high-risk groups: a cost-utility analysis (Structured abstract)      
Screening and treating for primary cytomegalovirus infection in pregnancy: where do we stand? A decision-analytic and economic analysis (Provisional abstract)      
Screening and treatment of asymptomatic bacteriuria of pregnancy to prevent pyelonephritis: a cost-effectiveness and cost-benefit analysis (Structured abstract)      
Screening and treatment of latent tuberculosis among healthcare workers at low, moderate, and high risk for tuberculosis exposure: a cost-effectiveness analysis (Structured abstract)      
Screening based on risk for colorectal cancer is the most cost-effective approach (Structured abstract)      
Screening blood donors for hereditary hemochromatosis: decision analysis model based on a 30-year database (Structured abstract)      
Screening blood donors for hereditary hemochromatosis: decision analysis model comparing genotyping to phenotyping (Structured abstract)      
Screening cardiac surgery patients for MRSA: an economic computer model (Provisional abstract)      
Screening for abdominal aortic aneurysm: a computer assisted cost-utility analysis (Structured abstract)      
Screening for abdominal aortic aneurysm among patients referred to the vascular laboratory is cost-effective (Structured abstract)      
Screening for abdominal aortic aneurysm in 65-year-old men remains cost-effective with contemporary epidemiology and management (Provisional abstract)      
Screening for abdominal aortic aneurysm in men aged 60 to 80 years: a cost-effectiveness analysis (Structured abstract)      
Screening for abdominal aortic aneurysms during lower extremity arterial evaluation in the vascular laboratory (Structured abstract)      
Screening for abdominal aortic aneurysms in men: a Canadian perspective using Monte Carlo-based estimates (Structured abstract)      
Screening for abdominal aortic aneurysms (Provisional abstract)      
Screening for activated protein C resistance before oral contraceptive treatment: a pilot study (Structured abstract)      
Screening for asymptomatic Chlamydia trachomatis infection in pregnancy: cost-effectiveness favorable at a minimum prevalence rate of 3% or more (Structured abstract)      
Screening for autoimmune thyroid disorders after spontaneous abortion is cost-saving and it improves the subsequent pregnancy rate (Provisional abstract)      
Screening for blunt cerebrovascular injuries is cost-effective (Structured abstract)      
Screening for cardiovascular risk: cost-benefit considerations in a comparison of total cholesterol measurements and two compound blood lipid indices (Structured abstract)      
Screening for carotid artery stenosis with the continuous wave Doppler listening examination (Structured abstract)      
Screening for celiac disease in asymptomatic children with Down syndrome: cost-effectiveness of preventing lymphoma (Structured abstract)      
Screening for cervical cancer in India: how much will it cost? A trial based analysis of the cost per case detected (Structured abstract)      
Screening for childhood lead poisoning: a cost-minimization analysis (Structured abstract)      
Screening for Chlamydia trachomatis in asymptomatic women attending family planning clinics: a cost-effectiveness analysis of three strategies (Structured abstract)      
Screening for Chlamydia trachomatis in asymptomatic women in Hungary: an epidemiological and cost-effectiveness analysis (Structured abstract)      
Screening for Chlamydia trachomatis infection using the BDProbeTec ET Chlamydia trachomatis amplified DNA assay on urine in a GUM clinic setting: a simple, fast and cost-effective alternative (Structured abstract)      
Screening for colorectal cancer: the cost to find an advanced adenoma (Structured abstract)      
Screening for colorectal cancer: what are the costs? (Structured abstract)      
Screening for colorectal cancer with flexible sigmoidoscopy by nonphysician endoscopists (Structured abstract)      
Screening for congenital cataracts: a cost-consequence analysis of eye examination at maternity wards in comparison to well-baby clinics (Structured abstract)      
Screening for diabetes in schoolchildren in Trinidad, West Indies (Provisional abstract)      
Screening for diabetes mellitus in high-risk patients: cost, yield, and acceptability (Structured abstract)      
Screening for diabetic retinopathy in James Bay, Ontario: a cost-effectiveness analysis (Structured abstract)      
Screening for Down's syndrome: effects, safety, and cost effectiveness of first and second trimester strategies (Structured abstract)      
Screening for factor V Leiden mutation before prescribing combination oral contraceptives (Structured abstract)      
Screening for familial intracranial aneurysms: decision and cost-effectiveness analysis (Structured abstract)      
Screening for future cardiovascular disease using age alone compared with multiple risk factors and age (Structured abstract)      
Screening for gastrointestinal neoplasia: efficacy and cost of two different approaches in a clinical rehabilitation centre (Structured abstract)      
Screening for gestational diabetes: a systematic review and economic evaluation (Provisional abstract)      
Screening for gestational diabetes mellitus: a decision and cost-effectiveness analysis of four screening strategies (Structured abstract)      
Screening for gestational diabetes mellitus: are the criteria proposed by the International Association of the Diabetes and Pregnancy Study Groups cost-effective? (Structured abstract)      
Screening for gestational diabetes mellitus: cost-utility of different screening strategies based on a woman's individual risk of disease (Structured abstract)      
Screening for Giardia/Cryptosporidium infections using an enzyme immunoassay in a centralized regional microbiology laboratory (Structured abstract)      
Screening for hemochromatosis in children of homozygotes: prevalence and cost-effectiveness (Structured abstract)      
Screening for hepatitis C in genito-urinary medicine clinics: a cost utility analysis (Structured abstract)      
Screening for hepatitis C in injecting drug users: a cost utility analysis (Structured abstract)      
Screening for hepatitis C in injecting drug users: a cost utility analysis (Structured abstract)      
Screening for hepatocellular carcinoma in patients with hepatitis C cirrhosis: a cost-utility analysis (Structured abstract)      
Screening for hereditary hemochromatosis in siblings and children of affected patients: a cost-effectiveness analysis (Structured abstract)      
Screening for high-grade dysplasia in gastroesophageal reflux disease: is it cost-effective? (Structured abstract)      
Screening for human T cell leukaemia/lymphoma virus among blood donors in Sweden: cost effectiveness analysis (Structured abstract)      
Screening for hypercholesterolaemia versus case finding for familial hypercholesterolaemia: a systematic review and cost-effectiveness analysis (Provisional abstract)      
Screening for lung cancer with CT: a preliminary cost-effectiveness analysis (Structured abstract)      
Screening for lymphangioleiomyomatosis by high-resolution computed tomography in young, nonsmoking women presenting with spontaneous pneumothorax is cost-effective (Provisional abstract)      
Screening for major deep vein thrombosis in seriously injured patients: a prospective study (Structured abstract)      
Screening for malignancy after augmentation cystoplasty in children with spina bifida: a decision analysis (Structured abstract)      
Screening for malignant melanoma: a cost-effectiveness analysis (Structured abstract)      
Screening for mild thyroid failure at the periodic health examination: a decision and cost-effectiveness analysis (Structured abstract)      
Screening for obstructive sleep apnea in patients presenting for snoring surgery (Structured abstract)      
Screening for obstructive sleep apnea in stroke patients: a cost-effectiveness analysis (Structured abstract)      
Screening for occult malignancy with FDG-PET/CT in patients with unprovoked venous thromboembolism (Provisional abstract)      
Screening for osteoporosis using easily obtainable biometrical data: diagnostic accuracy of measured, self-reported and recalled BMI, and related costs of bone mineral density measurements (Structured abstract)      
Screening for postnatal depression in primary care: cost effectiveness analysis (Structured abstract)      
Screening for prostate, breast and colorectal cancer in renal transplant recipients (Structured abstract)      
Screening for prostate cancer: a decision analytic view (Structured abstract)      
Screening for prostatic carcinoma in dysuric patients: diagnostic protocols and cost-benefit analysis (Structured abstract)      
Screening for proteinuria in US adults: a cost-effectiveness analysis (Structured abstract)      
Screening for refractive error and fitting with spectacles in rural and urban India: cost-effectiveness (Structured abstract)      
Screening for renal cancer in recipients of kidney transplants (Structured abstract)      
Screening for renovascular hypertension in a population with relatively low prevalence (Structured abstract)      
Screening for risk of CHD: is it a wise use of resources? (Structured abstract)      
Screening for sickle cell and thalassaemia in primary care: a cost-effectiveness study (Structured abstract)      
Screening for syphilis in pregnancy: which is the proper method? (Provisional abstract)      
Screening for the alpha-adducin Gly460Trp variant in hypertensive patients: a cost-effectiveness analysis (Structured abstract)      
Screening for thrombophilia in high-risk situations: a meta-analysis and cost-effectiveness analysis (Structured abstract)      
Screening for tuberculosis: the port of arrival scheme compared with screening in general practice and the homeless (Structured abstract)      
Screening for type 2 diabetes: literature review and economic modelling (Provisional abstract)      
Screening for urinary tract infections in a gynaecological setting: validity and cost-effectiveness of reagent strips (Structured abstract)      
Screening for Wilms tumor and hepatoblastoma in children with Beckwith-Wiedemann syndromes: a cost-effective model (Structured abstract)      
Screening health care workers with interferon-release assay versus tuberculin skin test: impact on costs and adherence to testing (the SWITCH study) (Provisional abstract)      
Screening high-risk patients for methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus on admission to the hospital: is it cost effective? (Provisional abstract)      
Screening in chronic hepatitis B carriers: a retrospective study in a primary care clinic (Structured abstract)      
Screening, isolation, and decolonisation strategies in the control of meticillin resistant Staphylococcus aureus in intensive care units: cost effectiveness evaluation (Structured abstract)      
Screening mammography beginning at age 40 years: a reappraisal of cost-effectiveness (Structured abstract)      
Screening mammography in women aged 40-49 years: analysis of cost effectiveness (Structured abstract)      
Screening men for abdominal aortic aneurysm: 10 year mortality and cost effectiveness results from the randomised Multicentre Aneurysm Screening Study (Structured abstract)      
Screening of coronary artery disease: is there a cost-effective way to do it? (Structured abstract)      
Screening of healthcare workers for tuberculosis: development and validation of a new health economic model to inform practice (Structured abstract)      
Screening policy for travellers from Rotterdam for hepatitis A antibodies prior to eventual immunization: favourable cost-benefit ratio (Structured abstract)      
Screening pregnant women for autoimmune thyroid disease: a cost-effectiveness analysis (Structured abstract)      
Screening, prevention and treatment of cervical cancer: a global and regional generalized cost-effectiveness analysis (Provisional abstract)      
Screening primiparous women and newborns for fetal/neonatal alloimmune thrombocytopenia: a prospective comparison of effectiveness and costs (Structured abstract)      
Screening pulmonary tuberculosis suspects in Malawi: testing different strategies (Structured abstract)      
Screening strategies for neonatal hearing loss: which test is best? (Structured abstract)      
Screening surgeons for HIV infection: a cost-effectiveness analysis (Structured abstract)      
Screening to prevent polyoma virus nephropathy: a medical decision analysis (Structured abstract)      
Screening to prevent renal failure in insulin dependent diabetic patients: an economic evaluation (Structured abstract)      
Screening to prevent spontaneous preterm birth: systematic reviews of accuracy and effectiveness literature with economic modelling (Provisional abstract)      
Screening with OGTT alone or in combination with the Indian diabetes risk score or genotyping of TCF7L2 to detect undiagnosed type 2 diabetes in Asian Indians (Provisional abstract)      
Screening women for Chlamydia trachomatis in family planning clinics: the cost-effectiveness of DNA amplification assays (Structured abstract)      
Screws versus hooks: implant cost and deformity correction in adolescent idiopathic scoliosis (Provisional abstract)      
The search for cost-effective prevention of postoperative nausea and vomiting in the child undergoing reconstructive burn surgery: ondansetron versus dimenhydrinate (Structured abstract)      
Searching for somatic mutations in McCune-Albright syndrome: a comparative study of the peptidic nucleic acid versus the nested PCR method based on 148 DNA samples (Provisional abstract)      
Second-eye cataract surgery in elderly women: a cost-utility analysis conducted alongside a randomized controlled trial (Structured abstract)      
Second-look endoscopy for bleeding peptic ulcer disease: a decision-effectiveness and cost-effectiveness analysis (Structured abstract)      
Second-look operation for epithelial ovarian cancer: laparoscopy or laparotomy? (Structured abstract)      
A second-order simulation model of the cost-effectiveness of managing dyspepsia in the United States (Structured abstract)      
Second surgical opinion programs: dead or alive (Structured abstract)      
Second trimester screening for Downs-syndrome using maternal serum dimeric inhibin A (Structured abstract)      
Secondary prophylaxis treatment versus on-demand treatment for patients with severe haemophilia A: comparisons of cost and outcomes in Taiwan (Provisional abstract)      
Secure antiretroviral therapy delivery in a resource-limited setting: streamlined to minimize drug resistance and expense (Provisional abstract)      
Secure attachment to family and community: a proposal for cost containment within higher user populations of multiple problem families (Provisional abstract)      
Sedation during mechanical ventilation: a trial of benzodiazepine and opiate in combination (Provisional abstract)      
Sedation in patients above 60 years of age undergoing urological surgery under spinal anesthesia: comparison of propofol and midazolam infusions (Provisional abstract)      
Sedation in the intensive care unit with remifentanil/propofol versus midazolam/fentanyl: a randomised, open-label, pharmacoeconomic trial (Structured abstract)      
Sedation of pediatric patients for minor laceration repair: effect on length of emergency department stay and patient charges (Structured abstract)      
Sedation versus no sedation in the performance of diagnostic upper gastrointestinal endoscopy: a Canadian randomized controlled cost-outcome study (Structured abstract)      
SeHCAT [tauroselcholic (selenium-75) acid] for the investigation of bile acid malabsorption and measurement of bile acid pool loss: a systematic review and cost-effectiveness analysis (Provisional abstract)      
Selection for early surgery in asymptomatic mitral regurgitation: a Markov model (Provisional abstract)      
Selection of patients for inpatient rehabilitation or direct home discharge following total joint replacement surgery: a comparison of health status and out-of-pocket expenditure of patients undergoing hip and knee arthroplasty for osteoarthritis (Provisional abstract)      
Selective decontamination of the digestive tract and selective oropharyngeal decontamination in intensive care unit patients: a cost-effectiveness analysis (Provisional abstract)      
Selective decontamination of the digestive tract in multiple trauma patients: a prospective double-blind, randomized, placebo-controlled study (Structured abstract)      
Selective high dose gamma-globulin treatment in Kawasaki disease: assessment of clinical aspects and cost effectiveness (Structured abstract)      
Selective intestinal decontamination in multiple trauma patients: prospective, controlled trial (Structured abstract)      
Selective laser photocoagulation versus serial amniodrainage for the treatment of twin-twin transfusion syndrome: a cost-effectiveness analysis (Provisional abstract)      
Selective management of the urethra at time of pelvic organ prolapse repair: an assessment of postoperative incontinence and patient satisfaction (Provisional abstract)      
Selective preoperative cardiac screening improves five-year survival in patients undergoing major vascular surgery: a cost-effectiveness analysis (Structured abstract)      
Selective spinal anesthesia for outpatient laparoscopy. V: pharmacoeconomic comparison vs general anesthesia (Structured abstract)      
Selective spinal anesthesia versus desflurane anesthesia in short duration outpatient gynecological laparoscopy: a pharmacoeconomic comparison (Structured abstract)      
The selective use of rapid aneuploidy screening in prenatal diagnosis (Provisional abstract)      
Self-managed versus agency-provided personal assistance care for individuals with high level tetraplegia (Structured abstract)      
A self-management program for adult asthma. Part II: cost-benefit analysis (Structured abstract)      
Self-management support for moderate-to-severe chronic obstructive pulmonary disease: a pilot randomised controlled trial (Structured abstract)      
Self-measurement of blood pressure at home reduces the need for antihypertensive drugs: a randomized, controlled trial (Provisional abstract)      
Self-monitoring of blood glucose: guideline application rather than utilization restrictions on testing strips has potential to reduce diabetes healthcare costs in Italy (Provisional abstract)      
Self-monitoring of blood glucose in type 2 diabetes: cost-effectiveness in the United States (Structured abstract)      
Self-monitoring of blood glucose (SMBG) for type 2 diabetes patients treated with oral anti-diabetes drugs and with a recent history of monitoring: cost-effectiveness in the US (Structured abstract)      
Self-monitoring of blood glucose (SMBG) in patients with type 2 diabetes on oral anti-diabetes drugs: cost-effectiveness in France, Germany, Italy, and Spain (Structured abstract)      
A self-paired comparison of perioperative outcomes before and after implementation of a clinical pathway in patients undergoing total knee arthroplasty (Provisional abstract)      New 
Semi-rigid thoracoscopy for undiagnosed exudative pleural effusions: a comparative study (Provisional abstract)      
Sensitivity and cost-effectiveness of fine-needle aspiration with immunocytochemistry in the evaluation of patients with a pulmonary malignancy and a history of cancer (Structured abstract)      
Sensitivity and cost minimization analysis of radiology versus olive palpation for the diagnosis of hypertrophic pyloric stenosis (Structured abstract)      
Sensitivity of noncontrast helical computerized tomography and plain film radiography compared to flexible nephroscopy for detecting residual fragments after percutaneous nephrostolithotomy (Structured abstract)      
Sentinel lymph node biopsy under local anaesthesia versus general anaesthesia: reliability and cost-effectiveness analysis in 153 patients with malignant melanoma (Provisional abstract)      
Sentinel lymph node intraoperative imprint cytology in patients with breast cancer-costly or cost effective? (Provisional abstract)      
Sentinel lymph node status in vulval cancer: systematic reviews of test accuracy and decision-analytic model-based economic evaluation (Provisional abstract)      
Sentinel node biopsies in melanoma patients: a protocol for accurate, efficient, and cost-effective analysis by preselection for immunohistochemistry on the basis of Tyr-PCR (Structured abstract)      
Septic versus aseptic hip revision: how different? (Provisional abstract)      
The Sepulveda GEU study revisited: long-term outcomes, use of services, and costs (Structured abstract)      
Sequential administration of sargramostim and filgrastim in pediatric allogeneic stem cell transplantation recipients undergoing myeloablative conditioning (Provisional abstract)      
Sequential antimicrobial therapy: treatment of severe lower respiratory tract infections in children (Structured abstract)      
Sequential cohort study comparing chlorine dioxide wipes with automated washing for decontamination of flexible nasendoscopes (Provisional abstract)      
Sequential compression biomechanical device in patients with critical limb ischemia and nonreconstructible peripheral vascular disease (Provisional abstract)      
Sequential compression biomechanical device versus primary amputation in patients with critical limb ischemia (Provisional abstract)      
Sequential intravenous/oral antibiotic vs. continuous intravenous antibiotic in the treatment of pyogenic liver abscess (Structured abstract)      
Sequential medication strategies for postherpetic neuralgia: a cost-effectiveness analysis (Structured abstract)      
Sequential parenteral and oral ciprofloxacin regimen versus parenteral therapy for bacteremia: a pharmacoeconomic analysis (Structured abstract)      
Serologic survey for control of hepatitis C in haemodialysis patients: third-generation assays and analysis of costs (Structured abstract)      
Serologic testing for celiac disease in young adults: a cost-effect analysis (Structured abstract)      
Serologic testing for syphilis in the United States: a cost-effectiveness analysis of two screening algorithms (Structured abstract)      
Serological testing for coeliac disease in patients with symptoms of irritable bowel syndrome: a cost-effectiveness analysis (Structured abstract)      
Serological testing versus other strategies for diagnosis of active tuberculosis in India: a cost-effectiveness analysis (Structured abstract)      
Sertraline and/or interpersonal psychotherapy for patients with dysthymic disorder in primary care: 6-month comparison with longitudinal 2-year follow-up of effectiveness and costs (Structured abstract)      
Serum vancomycin levels resulting from continuous or intermittent infusion in critically ill burn patients with or without continuous renal replacement therapy (Provisional abstract)      
Service provision of complex mutation analysis: a technical and economic appraisal using dystrophin point mutation analysis as an example (Structured abstract)      
Setting priorities for safe motherhood interventions in resource-scarce settings (Provisional abstract)      
Setting priorities for the health care sector in Zimbabwe using cost-effectiveness analysis and estimates of the burden of disease (Provisional abstract)      
Sevelamer is cost effective versus calcium carbonate for the first-line treatment of hyperphosphatemia in new patients to hemodialysis: a patient-level economic evaluation of the INDEPENDENT-HD study (Provisional abstract)      
Sevelamer is cost-saving vs. calcium carbonate in non-dialysis-dependent CKD patients in Italy: a patient-level cost-effectiveness analysis of the INDEPENDENT Study (Provisional abstract)      New 
Sevelamer treatment strategy in peritoneal dialysis patients: conventional dose does not make best use of resources (Provisional abstract)      
Sex workers can be screened too often: a cost-effectiveness analysis in Victoria, Australia (Structured abstract)      
Sexually transmitted infections screening at HIV treatment centers for MSM can be cost-effective (Provisional abstract)      
SF-6D and EQ-5D result in widely divergent incremental cost-effectiveness ratios in a clinical trial of older women: implications for health policy decisions (Provisional abstract)      
Shared care or nurse consultations as an alternative to rheumatologist follow-up for rheumatoid arthritis (RA) outpatients with stable low disease-activity RA: cost-effectiveness based on a 2-year randomized trial (Provisional abstract)      
Shed mediastinal blood transfusion after cardiac operations: a cost-effectiveness analysis (Structured abstract)      
"Shift work" improves survival and reduces intensive care unit use in seriously injured patients (Provisional abstract)      
Shifting from inpatient to outpatient treatment of deep vein thrombosis in a tertiary care center: a cost-minimization analysis (Structured abstract)      
Short- and long-term cost-effectiveness analysis of adding clopidogrel to standard therapy in acute coronary syndrome patients in Spain (Structured abstract)      
Short- and long-term costs of laparoscopic colectomy are significantly less than open colectomy (Provisional abstract)      
Short- and long-term smoking cessation for three levels of intensity of behavioral treatment (Structured abstract)      
Short-course adjuvant trastuzumab therapy in early stage breast cancer in Finland: cost-effectiveness and value of information analysis based on the 5-year follow-up results of the FinHer Trial (Structured abstract)      
A short course of cardiac rehabilitation programme is highly cost effective in improving long-term quality of life in patients with recent myocardial infarction or percutaneous coronary intervention (Structured abstract)      
Short course of prophylactic antibiotics in laparoscopically assisted vaginal hysterectomy (Structured abstract)      
Short-course prophylaxis against tuberculosis in HIV-infected persons: a decision and cost-effectiveness analysis (Structured abstract)      
Short-course rifampin and pyrazinamide compared with isoniazid for latent tuberculosis infection: a cost-effectiveness analysis based on a multicenter clinical trial (Structured abstract)      
Short-stay carotid endarterectomy is safe and cost-effective (Structured abstract)      
Short-stay intensive care after coronary artery bypass surgery: randomized clinical trial on safety and cost-effectiveness (Structured abstract)      
Short-stay open appendectomy (Structured abstract)      
A short stay or 23-hour ward in a general and academic children's hospital: are they effective (Structured abstract)      
A short-stay unit for thyroidectomy patients increases discharge efficiency (Provisional abstract)      
Short-term antibiotic prophylaxis in implant surgery: a comparison of three antibiotics (Provisional abstract)      
Short-term cost and health consequences of duodenal levodopa infusion in advanced Parkinson's disease in Sweden: an exploratory study (Provisional abstract)      
Short-term cost-effectiveness analysis of presurgical orthopedic treatment in children with complete unilateral cleft lip and palate (Structured abstract)      
Short-term cost effectiveness and long-term cost analysis comparing laparoscopic Nissen fundoplication with proton-pump inhibitor maintenance for gastro-oesophageal reflux disease (Structured abstract)      
Short term cost effectiveness of a regional myocardial infarction network (Provisional abstract)      
Short-term cost-effectiveness of bisphosphonate therapies for postmenopausal osteoporotic women at high risk of fracture (Structured abstract)      
A short-term cost-effectiveness study comparing robot-assisted laparoscopic and open retropubic radical prostatectomy (Provisional abstract)      
Short-term economic and health benefits of smoking cessation: myocardial infarction and stroke (Structured abstract)      
The short-term effect of interdisciplinary medication review on function and cost in ambulatory elderly people (Structured abstract)      
Short-term health and economic benefits of smoking cessation: low birth weight (Provisional abstract)      
Short-term impact of smoking cessation on myocardial infarction and stroke hospitalisations and costs in Australia (Structured abstract)      
Short-term influence of adalimumab on work productivity outcomes in patients with rheumatoid arthritis (Provisional abstract)      
Short-term mortality and cost associated with cardiac device implantation in patients hospitalized with heart failure (Provisional abstract)      
Short-term perioperative treatment with ambroxol reduces pulmonary complications and hospital costs after pulmonary lobectomy: a randomized trial (Provisional abstract)      
Short-term sevoflurane sedation using the anaesthetic conserving device after cardiothoracic surgery (Provisional abstract)      
Short-term therapy with enoxaparin or unfractionated heparin for venous thromboembolism in hospitalized patients: utilization study and cost-minimization analysis (Provisional abstract)      
Short-term versus long-term administration of single prophylactic antibiotic in elective gastric tumor surgery (Provisional abstract)      
Short-term vs. long-term administration of single prophylactic antibiotic in elective gastric tumor surgery (Provisional abstract)      
Shortened hospitalization by means of adjusted-dose subcutaneous heparin for deep venous thrombosis (Structured abstract)      
Shortened length of stay and hospital cost reduction with implementation of an accelerated clinical care pathway after elective colon resection (Structured abstract)      
Shortened peginterferon and ribavirin treatment for chronic hepatitis C (Structured abstract)      
"Shotgun" versus sequential testing: cost-effectiveness of diagnostic strategies for vaginitis (Structured abstract)      
Should 5-hydroxytryptamine-3 receptor antagonists be administered beyond 24 hours after chemotherapy to prevent delayed emesis: systematic re-evaluation of clinical evidence and drug cost implications (Structured abstract)      
Should all Pima Indians with type 2 diabetes mellitus be prescribed routine angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibition therapy to prevent renal failure? (Structured abstract)      
Should all pregnant diabetic women undergo a fetal echocardiography? A cost-effectiveness analysis comparing four screening strategies (Structured abstract)      
Should all sexually active young women in Hungary be screened for Chlamydia trachomatis (Structured abstract)      
Should asymptomatic men be included in chlamydia screening programs? Cost-effectiveness of chlamydia screening among male and female entrants to a national job training program (Structured abstract)      
Should chronic hepatitis B be treated as early as possible? (Provisional abstract)      
Should cities invest in sheltering-in-place measures against chlorine truck attacks by terrorists? (Provisional abstract)      
Should clozapine continue to be restricted to third-line status for schizophrenia: a decision-analytic model (Structured abstract)      
Should college students be vaccinated against meningococcal disease? A cost-benefit analysis (Structured abstract)      
Should colorectal cancer screening be considered in elderly persons without previous screening? A cost-effectiveness analysis (Provisional abstract)      
Should countries implementing an artemisinin-based combination malaria treatment policy also introduce rapid diagnostic tests? (Provisional abstract)      
Should current criteria for detecting and repairing arteriovenous fistula stenosis be reconsidered? Interim analysis of a randomized controlled trial (Provisional abstract)      
Should endocervical curettage routinely be performed at the time of colposcopy? A cost-effectiveness analysis (Provisional abstract)      
Should ERCP be routine after an episode of "idiopathic" pancreatitis? A cost-utility analysis (Structured abstract)      
Should female relatives of factor V Leiden carriers be screened prior to oral contraceptive use? A cost-effectiveness analysis (Structured abstract)      
Should general practitioners refer patients directly to physical therapists? (Structured abstract)      
Should health-care systems pay for replacement therapy in patients with alpha(1)-antitrypsin deficiency? A critical review and cost-effectiveness analysis (Structured abstract)      
Should health insurers target prevention of cardiovascular disease? A cost-effectiveness analysis of an individualised programme in Germany based on routine data (Provisional abstract)      
Should helical CT scanning of the thoracic cavity replace the conventional chest X-ray as a primary assessment tool in pediatric trauma: an efficacy and cost analysis (Structured abstract)      
Should hemodialysis patients with atrial fibrillation undergo systemic anticoagulation? A cost-utility analysis (Provisional abstract)      
Should hepatitis C be screened: socioeconomic analysis of various screening strategies for chronic hepatitis C in a French population (Structured abstract)      
Should interventional cardiac catheterization procedures take place at the time of diagnostic procedures? (Structured abstract)      
Should Israel screen all mothers-to-be to prevent early-onset of neonatal group B streptococcal disease? A cost-utility analysis (Provisional abstract)      
Should mediastinoscopy actually be incorporated into the FDG PET strategy for patients with non-small cell lung carcinoma (Structured abstract)      
Should noncardiac chest pain be treated empirically? A cost-effectiveness analysis (Structured abstract)      
Should patients receive secondary prevention medications for free after a myocardial infarction? An economic analysis (Structured abstract)      
Should patients with abnormal liver function tests in primary care be tested for chronic viral hepatitis: cost minimisation analysis based on a comprehensively tested cohort (Structured abstract)      
Should patients with sleep apnoea/hypopnoea syndrome be diagnosed and managed on the basis of home sleep studies (Structured abstract)      
Should pharmacogenetics be incorporated in major depression treatment? Economic evaluation in high- and middle-income European countries (Structured abstract)      
Should postmenopausal women with rheumatoid arthritis who are starting corticosteroid treatment be screened for osteoporosis? A cost-effectiveness analysis (Structured abstract)      
Should programmes for community-level meningococcal vaccination be considered in Australia: an economic evaluation (Structured abstract)      
Should providers give women advance provision of emergency contraceptive pills? A cost-effectiveness analysis (Provisional abstract)      
Should resistance testing be performed for treatment-naive HIV-infected patients: a cost-effectiveness analysis (Structured abstract)      
Should subcostal and lateral trocars be used in laparoscopic cholecystectomy? A randomized, prospective study (Provisional abstract)      
Should surgical pleurectomy for spontaneous pneumothorax be always thoracoscopic? (Structured abstract)      
Should the donor radius be plated prophylactically after harvest of a radial osteocutaneous flap: a cost-effectiveness analysis (Structured abstract)      
Should the elderly receive chemotherapy for node-negative breast cancer? A cost-effectiveness analysis examining total and active life-expectancy outcomes (Structured abstract)      
Should the UK government's deep cleaning of hospitals programme have been evaluated? (Structured abstract)      
Should there be systematic screening of coronary heart disease in asymptomatic patients with risk factors alone? A decision analysis approach (Structured abstract)      
Should TIA patients be hospitalized or referred to a same-day clinic? A decision analysis (Structured abstract)      
Should university students be vaccinated against meningococcal disease in Canada? (Structured abstract)      
Should vascular surgery patients be screened preoperatively for methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus? (Structured abstract)      
Should vitamin B12 tablets be included in more Canadian drug formularies? An economic model of the cost-saving potential from increased utilisation of oral versus intramuscular vitamin B12 maintenance therapy for Alberta seniors (Provisional abstract)      
Should we await IFN-free regimens to treat HCV genotype 1 treatment-naive patients? A cost-effectiveness analysis (ANRS 12188) (Provisional abstract)      
Should we centralise care for the patient suspected of having ovarian malignancy? (Structured abstract)      
Should we invest in environmental interventions to encourage physical activity in England? An economic appraisal (Structured abstract)      
Should we screen for bladder cancer in a high-risk population? A cost per life-year saved analysis (Structured abstract)      
Shoulder acute pain in primary health care: is retraining GPs effective? The SAPPHIRE randomized trial: a cost-effectiveness analysis (Structured abstract)      
Shoulder arthroplasty with or without resurfacing of the glenoid in patients who have osteoarthritis (Structured abstract)      
Shoulder injury reduction with post-offer testing (Provisional abstract)      
Shyness programme: longer term benefits, cost-effectiveness, and acceptability (Provisional abstract)      
Sickle cell trait associated with a RR of death of 37 times in National Collegiate Athletic Association football athletes: a database with 2 million athlete-years as the denominator (Structured abstract)      
Sickling and solubility tests and the peripheral blood film method for screening for sickle cell disease (Provisional abstract)      
Significance and cost effectiveness of pre-operative routine laboratory investigations in young healthy patients undergoing elective ear, nose & throat surgery (Provisional abstract)      
Significance and cost-effectiveness of somatosensory evoked potential monitoring in cervical spine surgery (Provisional abstract)      
The significance of Y chromosome microdeletion analysis in subfertile men with clinical variocele (Provisional abstract)      
Significant reduction of medical costs by differentiation therapy with all-trans retinoic acid during remission induction of newly diagnosed patients with acute promyelocytic leukemia (Structured abstract)      
A silver coated dressing reduces the incidence of early burn wound cellulitis and associated costs of inpatient treatment: comparative patient care audits (Structured abstract)      
Silver nitrate may be far superior to podophyllin in clearing HPV external anogenital warts (Provisional abstract)      
Similar effects of recombinant interferon-alpha-2b and natural interferon-alpha when combined with intra-arterial 5-fluorouracil for the treatment of advanced hepatocellular carcinoma (Provisional abstract)      
A simple and cost-effective approach to assessment of pituitary adrenocorticotropin and growth hormone reserve: combined use of the overnight metyrapone test and insulin-like growth factor-I standard deviation scores (Provisional abstract)      
A simple and more cost-effective antibiotic regimen for perforated appendicitis (Provisional abstract)      
A simple method for fallopian tube sperm perfusion using a blocking device in the treatment of unexplained infertility (Structured abstract)      
A simple model that suggests possible cost savings when modified-release prednisone 5 mg/day is added to current treatment in patients with active rheumatoid arthritis (Provisional abstract)      
A simple MRI protocol in patients with clinically suspected appendicitis: results in 138 patients and effect on outcome of appendectomy (Provisional abstract)      
A simple prophylaxis regimen for MRSA: its impact on the incidence of infection in patients undergoing liver resection (Structured abstract)      
A simple rule to personalize standard dual therapy across all genotypes in naive chronic hepatitis C patients: the TT4 randomized trial (Provisional abstract)      
Simple treatment for torus fractures of the distal radius (Structured abstract)      
Simulated physician learning program improves glucose control in adults with diabetes (Provisional abstract)      
Simulating cost-effectiveness of fluoride varnish during well-child visits for Medicaid-enrolled children (Structured abstract)      
Simulating school closure policies for cost effective pandemic decision making (Provisional abstract)      
Simulation-based cost-utility analysis of population screening-based alendronate use in Switzerland (Structured abstract)      
Simulation-based estimates of effectiveness and cost-effectiveness of smoking cessation in patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (Structured abstract)      
Simulation model for comparing the costs and effectiveness of different pneumococcal conjugate vaccines (Provisional abstract)      
A simulation model for designing effective interventions in early childhood caries (Provisional abstract)      
A simulation model of building intervention impacts on indoor environmental quality, pediatric asthma, and costs (Provisional abstract)      
A simulation model of clinical and economic outcomes of cardiac CT triage of patients with acute chest pain in the emergency department (Structured abstract)      
A simulation model of policies directed at treating tobacco use and dependence (Structured abstract)      
A simulation model to estimate the cost and effectiveness of alternative dialysis initiation strategies (Structured abstract)      
Simulation modeling of change to breast cancer detection age eligibility recommendations in Ontario, 2002 - 2021 (Structured abstract)      
A simulation modelling approach to evaluating alternative policies for the management of the waiting list for liver transplantation (Structured abstract)      
A simulation of the comparative long-term effectiveness of liraglutide and glimepiride monotherapies in patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus (Structured abstract)      
Simulation of the cost-effectiveness of malaria vaccines (Provisional abstract)      
A simulation shows that early treatment of chronic hepatitis B infection can cut deaths and be cost-effective (Structured abstract)      
A simulation to evaluate screening for Helicobacter pylori infection in the prevention of peptic ulcers and gastric cancers (Structured abstract)      
Simultaneous bilateral anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction: cost comparison and functional results (Provisional abstract)      
Simultaneous bilateral cataract surgery: economic analysis: Helsinki Simultaneous Bilateral Cataract Surgery Study Report 2 (Provisional abstract)      
Simultaneous bilateral cataract surgery with IOL implantation in children in Kenya (Provisional abstract)      
Simultaneous bilateral versus unilateral total knee arthroplasty: outcomes analysis (Structured abstract)      
Simultaneous coronary artery bypass grafting and abdominal aneurysm repair decreases stay and costs (Structured abstract)      
Simultaneous hybrid revascularization versus off-pump coronary artery bypass for multivessel coronary artery disease (Provisional abstract)      
Simultaneous versus staged bilateral unicompartmental knee replacement (Provisional abstract)      
Simultaneous vs sequential bilateral cataract surgery for infants with congenital cataracts: visual outcomes, adverse events, and economic costs (Provisional abstract)      
Simvastatin after orthotopic heart transplantation: costs and consequences (Structured abstract)      
Single-access laparoscopic rectal resection versus the multiport technique: a retrospective study with cost analysis (Provisional abstract)      
Single-agent high-dose melphalan salvage therapy for Hodgkin's disease: cost, safety, and long-term efficacy (Structured abstract)      
A single blind comparative clinical study of the effects of chlorpromazine and risperidone on positive and negative symptoms in patients of schizophrenia (Provisional abstract)      
A single-center analysis of abdominal imaging in the evaluation of kidney transplant recipients (Provisional abstract)      
Single-center comparison of laparoscopic pyeloplasty, Acucise endopyelotomy, and open pyeloplasty (Structured abstract)      
Single-center comparison of purely laparoscopic, hand-assisted laparoscopic, and open radical nephrectomy in patients at high anesthetic risk (Structured abstract)      
A single center randomized trial assessing use of a vascular hemostasis device vs conventional manual compression following PTCA: what are the potential resource savings (Structured abstract)      
Single chamber atrial pacing: an underused and cost-effective pacing modality in sinus node disease (Structured abstract)      
Single-daily ceftriaxone plus amikacin versus thrice-daily ceftazidime plus amikacin as empirical treatment of febrile neutropenia in children with cancer (Structured abstract)      
Single daily dose of moxifloxacin versus ofloxacin plus metronidazole as a new treatment approach to uncomplicated pelvic inflammatory disease: a multicentre prospective randomized trial (Provisional abstract)      
Single daily dosing ceftriaxone and metronidazole vs standard triple antibiotic regimen for perforated appendicitis in children: a prospective randomized trial (Provisional abstract)      
Single-dose brachytherapy versus metal stent placement for the palliation of dysphagia from oesophageal cancer: multicentre randomised trial (Provisional abstract)      
Single-dose oral ciprofloxacin versus placebo for prophylaxis during transrectal prostate biopsy (Structured abstract)      
Single-dose versus multiple-dose antibiotic prophylaxis for the surgical treatment of closed fractures: a cost-effectiveness analysis (Structured abstract)      
Single-incision laparoscopic-assisted appendectomy in children: exteriorization of the appendix is a key component of a simple and cost-effective surgical technique (Provisional abstract)      
Single-incision laparoscopic cholecystectomy: a comparison with the gold standard (Provisional abstract)      
Single incision laparoscopic cholecystectomy: for what benefit? (Provisional abstract)      
Single-incision laparoscopic cholecystectomy in children: a retrospective comparison with traditional laparoscopic cholecystectomy (Provisional abstract)      
Single-incision laparoscopic surgery using colon-lifting technique for colorectal cancer: a matched case-control comparison with standard multiport laparoscopic surgery in terms of short-term results and access instrument cost (Provisional abstract)      
Single-incision surgery has higher cost with equivalent pain and quality-of-life scores compared with multiple-incision laparoscopic cholecystectomy: a prospective randomized blinded comparison (Provisional abstract)      
Single-incision thoracoscopic surgery for primary spontaneous pneumothorax using the SILS port compared with conventional three-port surgery (Provisional abstract)      
Single-incision vs three-port laparoscopic cholecystectomy: Prospective randomized study (Provisional abstract)      
Single-layer continuous versus two-layer interrupted intestinal anastomosis: a prospective randomized trial (Structured abstract)      
Single layered intestinal anastomosis: a safe and economic technique (Provisional abstract)      
Single-level cervical radiculopathy: clinical outcome and cost-effectiveness of four techniques of anterior cervical discectomy and fusion and disc arthroplasty (Structured abstract)      
Single room maternity care: perinatal outcomes, economic costs, and physician preferences (Structured abstract)      
Single-session endosonography and endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography for biliopancreatic diseases is feasible, effective and cost beneficial (Provisional abstract)      
Single-site laparoscopic colorectal surgery provides similar lengths of hospital stay and similar costs compared with standard laparoscopy: results of a retrospective cohort study (Provisional abstract)      New 
Single-site robotic cholecystectomy: efficiency and cost analysis (Provisional abstract)      
Single-stage correction of imperforate anus with a rectourethral or a rectovestibula fistula by semi-posterior sagittal anorectoplasty (Provisional abstract)      
Single-stage laparoscopic common bile duct exploration and cholecystectomy versus two-stage endoscopic stone extraction followed by laparoscopic cholecystectomy for patients with concomitant gallbladder stones and common bile duct stones: a randomized controlled trial (Provisional abstract)      
Single-stage management of all pouch colon (anorectal malformation) in newborns (Provisional abstract)      
Single-stage repair of Hirschsprung's disease: a comparison of 109 patients over 5 years (Structured abstract)      
Single versus double embryo transfer: cost-effectiveness analysis alongside a randomized clinical trial (Provisional abstract)      
Single versus sequential fine-needle aspiration biopsy in the management of thyroid nodular disease (Structured abstract)      
Single view radiographic screening of midfacial trauma (Structured abstract)      
Six hundred fifty-six consecutive explorations for primary hyperparathyroidism (Structured abstract)      
Six-month management of patients following treatment for gastroesophageal reflux disease symptoms: a Norwegian randomized, prospective study comparing the costs and effectiveness of esomeprazole and ranitidine treatment strategies in a general medical practitioners setting (Structured abstract)      
Six-month outcome of critically ill patients given glutamine-supplemented parenteral nutrition (Structured abstract)      
Six-month prophylaxis is cost effective in transplant patients at high risk for cytomegalovirus infection (Structured abstract)      
Sixteen-row multislice computerized tomography angiography in the postoperative evaluation of patients with intracranial aneurysms (Provisional abstract)      
Sixty-four-slice computed tomography of the coronary arteries: cost-effectiveness analysis of patients presenting to the emergency department with low-risk chest pain (Structured abstract)      
Sleep apnea testing and outcomes in a large cohort of medicare beneficiaries with newly diagnosed heart failure (Provisional abstract)      
Sleeve lobectomy or pneumonectomy: optimal management strategy using decision analysis techniques (Structured abstract)      
Small and diminutive polyps detected at screening CT colonography: a decision analysis for referral to colonoscopy (Structured abstract)      
Small, blue collar work site hypertension screening: a cost effectiveness study (Structured abstract)      
Small bowel obstruction: outcome and cost implications of admitting service (Structured abstract)      
Small prosthesis size in aortic valve replacement does not affect mortality (Provisional abstract)      
Smear plus detect-TB for a sensitive diagnosis of pulmonary tuberculosis: a cost-effectiveness analysis in an incarcerated population (Provisional abstract)      New 
Smoke alarm giveaway and installation programs: an economic evaluation (Provisional abstract)      
A smoking cessation counsellor: should every hospital have one? (Provisional abstract)      
Smoking-cessation therapy using varenicline: the cost-utility of an additional 12-week course of varenicline for the maintenance of smoking abstinence (Structured abstract)      
Social and material deprivation and the cost-effectiveness of an intervention to promote physical activity: cohort study and Markov model (Provisional abstract)      
A social cost-benefit criterion for evaluating voluntary counseling and testing with an application to Tanzania (Provisional abstract)      
The social costs of inadequate contraception (Structured abstract)      
Social-epidemiologic and economic effect of implementation of a program of vaccination of young children in Russia against pneumococcal infection (Provisional abstract)      New 
The Social Support and Family Health Study: a randomised controlled trial and economic evaluation of two alternative forms of postnatal support for mothers living in disadvantaged inner-city areas (Provisional abstract)      
Societal and economic impact of anterior cruciate ligament tears (Provisional abstract)      
The societal and economic value of rotator cuff repair (Provisional abstract)      
The societal burden of HIV/AIDS in northern Italy: an analysis of costs and quality of life (Provisional abstract)      
The societal burden of poor persistence to treatment of osteoporosis in Sweden (Structured abstract)      
Societal costs of obstructive sleep apnoea syndrome (Provisional abstract)      
Societal savings in patients with advanced non-squamous non-small-cell lung cancer receiving bevacizumab-based versus non-bevacizumab-based treatments in France, Germany, Italy, and Spain (Provisional abstract)      
Societal value of stem cell therapy in stroke-a modeling study (Provisional abstract)      
A socio-economic comparison of hemodialysis and peritoneal dialysis in Greece (Structured abstract)      
Socio-economic effects and cost saving potential of remote patient monitoring (SAVE-HM trial) (Provisional abstract)      
Socio-economic evaluation of kidney transplantation in Germany (Structured abstract)      
Socio-economic modeling of rotavirus vaccination in Castilla y Leon, Spain (Structured abstract)      
Socio-economic modelling of rotavirus vaccination in Castilla y Leon, Spain (Structured abstract)      
A sociodemographic and economic comparison of breast reconstruction, mastectomy, and conservative surgery (Structured abstract)      
A socioeconomic analysis of surgical treatment of migraine headaches (Provisional abstract)      
Socioeconomic costs of open surgery and gamma knife radiosurgery for benign cranial base tumors (Provisional abstract)      
Socioeconomic evaluation of the influence of rhDNase on the costs of treating respiratory-tract infections in patients with cystic fibrosis (Structured abstract)      
Socioeconomic impact of haemophilia care: results of a pilot study (Structured abstract)      
Sodium citrate 4% locking solution for central venous dialysis catheters: an effective, more cost-efficient alternative to heparin (Provisional abstract)      
Sofosbuvir-based treatment regimens for chronic, genotype 1 hepatitis C virus infection in US incarcerated populations: a cost-effectiveness analysis (Provisional abstract)      
Soft copy using image processing in place of hard copy for detection of subtle pulmonary lesions: is it actually cost-effective? (Provisional abstract)      
Solifenacin in the treatment of overactive bladder syndrome in Italian patients: pharmacoeconomic evaluation (Structured abstract)      
Solitary pulmonary nodules: accuracy and cost-effectiveness of sodium iodide FDG-PET using Australian data (Structured abstract)      
Solitary pulmonary nodules: Impact of quantitative contrast-enhanced CT on the cost-effectiveness of FDG-PET (Provisional abstract)      
Solution focused therapy: a promising new tool in the management of fatigue in Crohn's disease patients - psychological interventions for the management of fatigue in Crohn's disease (Provisional abstract)      
Sonographic guidance of mediastinal biopsy: an effective alternative to CT guidance (Structured abstract)      
Sonographically guided intrasheath percutaneous release of the first annular pulley for trigger digits, part 2: randomized comparative study of the economic impact of 3 surgical models (Provisional abstract)      
Sonohysterosalpingography: a suitable choice in infertility workup (Provisional abstract)      
Special report: cost-effectiveness of implantable cardioverter defibrillators in a MADIT-II population (Structured abstract)      
Special report: cost-effectiveness of left-ventricular assist devices as destination therapy for end-stage heart failure (Structured abstract)      
Specialist nurse-led clinics to improve control of hypertension and hyperlipidemia in diabetes: economic analysis of the SPLINT trial (Structured abstract)      
Specialist nurse supported discharge in gynaecology: a randomised comparison and economic evaluation (Structured abstract)      
Specialized practice reduces inpatient mortality, length of stay, and cost in the care of colorectal patients (Provisional abstract)      
Specialized rheumatology nurse substitutes for rheumatologists in the diagnostic process of fibromyalgia: a cost-consequence analysis and a randomized controlled trial (Provisional abstract)      
Specialized vascular floors after open aortic surgery: cost containment while preserving quality outcomes (Provisional abstract)      
The spectrum of chronic hepatitis C virus infection in the Virginia correctional system: development of a strategy for the evaluation and treatment of inmates with HCV (Structured abstract)      
Speed and efficiency in the resuscitation of blunt trauma patients with multiple injuries: the advantage of diagnostic peritoneal lavage over abdominal computerized tomography (Structured abstract)      
Speed cameras in an urban setting: a cost-benefit analysis (Provisional abstract)      
Spinal anesthesia versus general anesthesia in the surgical treatment of inguinal hernia: cost-effectiveness analysis (Provisional abstract)      
Spinal cord stimulation: cost-benefit study (Structured abstract)      
Spinal cord stimulation for failed back surgery syndrome: a decision-analytic model and cost-effectiveness analysis (Structured abstract)      
Spinal-cord stimulation in critical limb ischaemia: a randomised trial (Structured abstract)      
Spinal cord stimulation versus reoperation for failed back surgery syndrome: a cost effectiveness and cost utility analysis based on a randomized, controlled trial (Provisional abstract)      
Spinal cord stimulator adjustment to maximize implanted battery longevity: a randomized, controlled trial using a computerized, patient-interactive programmer (Provisional abstract)      
Spinal, epidural or propofol anaesthesia for out-patient knee arthroscopy (Structured abstract)      
Spinal versus epidural anesthesia for cesarean section: a comparison of time efficiency, costs, charges, and complications (Structured abstract)      
Spiral computed tomography for the initial evaluation of spine trauma: a new standard of care? (Provisional abstract)      
Spiral CT angiography for suspected pulmonary embolism: a cost-effectiveness analysis (Structured abstract)      
Sputum induction to improve the diagnostic yield in patients with suspected pulmonary tuberculosis (Structured abstract)      
Squamous cell carcinoma antigen in follow-up of cervical cancer treated with radiotherapy: evaluation of cost-effectiveness (Provisional abstract)      
The St. Leger total knee replacement: a false economy (Structured abstract)      
A stable dynamic cohort analysis of installing cost-effective rollover protective structures (CROPS) (Provisional abstract)      
Staff-only pediatric hospitalist care of patients with medically complex subspecialty conditions in a major teaching hospital (Provisional abstract)      
Staging MR lymphangiography of the axilla for early breast cancer: cost-effectiveness analysis (Structured abstract)      
Staging non-small lung cancer with positron emission tomography: diagnostic value, impact on patient management, and cost-effectiveness (Structured abstract)      
Staging of 119 patients with renal cell carcinoma: the yield and cost effectiveness of pelvic CT (Structured abstract)      
Standard computed tomography of the chest, abdomen, and pelvis is sensitive and cost-effective for the detection of fractures of the shoulder girdle (Provisional abstract)      
Standard open repair versus minilaparotomy approach for abdominal aortic aneurysms: what is the best approach in patients with ischemic heart disease? (Provisional abstract)      
Standard triple versus levofloxacin based regimen for eradication of Helicobacter pylori (Provisional abstract)      
Standardization non-invasive fetal RHD and SRY determination into clinical routine using a new multiplex RT-PCR assay for fetal cell-free DNA in pregnant women plasma: results in clinical benefits and cost saving (Provisional abstract)      
Standardization of operative equipment reduces cost (Provisional abstract)      
A standardized nutrition approach for very low birth weight neonates improves outcomes, reduces cost and is not associated with increased rates of necrotizing enterocolitis, sepsis or mortality (Provisional abstract)      
Standardized parenteral alanyl-glutamine dipeptide supplementation is not beneficial in autologous transplant patients: a randomized, double-blind, placebo controlled study (Structured abstract)      
A standardized vascular disease health check in Europe: a cost-effectiveness analysis (Provisional abstract)      
Standardized versus custom parenteral nutrition: impact on clinical and cost-related outcomes (Provisional abstract)      New 
Standardized versus individualized parenteral nutrition in very low birth weight infants: a comparative study (Provisional abstract)      
Standardizing documentation and the clinical approach to apnea of prematurity reduces length of stay, improves staff satisfaction, and decreases hospital cost (Provisional abstract)      
Staphylococcus aureus vaccine for orthopedic patients: an economic model and analysis (Structured abstract)      
Stapled haemorrhoidectomy (haemorrhoidopexy) for the treatment of haemorrhoids: a systematic review and economic evaluation (Provisional abstract)      
Stapled hemorrhoidopexy, an innovative surgical procedure for hemorrhoidal prolapse: cost-utility analysis (Structured abstract)      
Staplers versus hand-sewing for pulmonary lobectomy: randomized controlled trial (Provisional abstract)      
Staples equal sutures for skin closure after soft tissue tumor resection (Provisional abstract)      
State AIDS drug assistance programs: equity and efficiency in an era of rapidly changing treatment standards (Structured abstract)      
State-of-the-art flexible hysteroscopy for office gynecologic evaluation (Structured abstract)      
State-of-the-art treatment of chronic leg ulcers: a randomized controlled trial comparing vacuum-assisted closure (VAC) with modern wound dressings (Provisional abstract)      
A statewide consortium of surgical care: a longitudinal investigation of vascular operative procedures at 16 hospitals (Provisional abstract)      
Statin cost-effectiveness comparisons using real-world effectiveness data: formulary implications (Provisional abstract)      
Statin cost-effectiveness in the United States for people at different vascular risk levels (Structured abstract)      
Statin therapy in rheumatoid arthritis: a cost-effectiveness and value-of-information analysis (Structured abstract)      
Statin treatment for primary prevention of vascular disease: whom to treat? Cost-effectiveness analysis (Structured abstract)      
Statins and aspirin for chemoprevention in Barrett's esophagus: results of a cost-effectiveness analysis (Provisional abstract)      
Statin's cost-effectiveness: a Canadian analysis of commonly prescribed generic and brand name statins (Structured abstract)      
Stenting in acute coronary syndromes: a comparison of radial versus femoral access sites (Structured abstract)      
Stenting or stoma creation for patients with inoperable malignant colonic obstructions: results of a study and cost-effectiveness analysis (Structured abstract)      
Stenting versus gastrojejunostomy for management of malignant gastric outlet obstruction: comparison of clinical outcomes and costs (Provisional abstract)      
Stepped care versus standard cognitive-behavioral therapy for obsessive-compulsive disorder: a preliminary study of efficacy and costs (Provisional abstract)      
Stepping down from high dose fluticasone/salmeterol to extrafine BDP/F in asthma is cost-effective (Provisional abstract)      
Steps towards cost-benefit analysis of regional neurosurgical care (Structured abstract)      
Stereotactic and ultrasound core needle breast biopsy performed by surgeons (Structured abstract)      
Stereotactic breast biopsy of noncalcified lesions: a cost-minimization analysis comparing 14-gauge multipass automated core biopsy to 14- and 11-gauge vacuum-assisted biopsy (Structured abstract)      
Stereotactic core biopsy reduces the reexcision rate and the cost of mammographically detected cancer (Structured abstract)      
Stereotactic radiotherapy reduces treatment cost while improving overall survival and local control over standard fractionated radiation therapy for medically inoperable non-small-cell lung cancer (Provisional abstract)      
Sterility of epidural solutions: recommendations for cost-effective use (Structured abstract)      
Steroid avoidance reduce the cost of morbidities after live-donor renal allotransplants: a prospective, randomized, controlled study (Provisional abstract)      
Steroid-free, tacrolimus-basiliximab immunosuppression in pediatric liver transplantation: clinical and pharmacoeconomic study in 50 children (Provisional abstract)      
Steroid pulse therapy for children with intravenous immunoglobulin therapy-resistant Kawasaki disease: a prospective study (Provisional abstract)      
Stimulating or conventional perineural catheters after hallux valgus repair: a double-blind, pharmaco-economic evaluation (Provisional abstract)      
A stochastic economic evaluation of letrozole versus tamoxifen as a first-line hormonal therapy for advanced breast cancer in postmenopausal patients (Structured abstract)      
Stockings or bandages for leg-ulcer compression? (Provisional abstract)      
Stone treatment and coagulopathy (Provisional abstract)      
Stool DNA testing to screen for colorectal cancer in the medicare population: a cost-effectiveness analysis (Provisional abstract)      
Straight to colonoscopy: the ideal patient pathway for the 2-week suspected cancer referrals? (Structured abstract)      
A strategic approach to the unfinished fortification agenda: feasibility, costs, and cost-effectiveness analysis of fortification programs in 48 countries (Provisional abstract)      
Strategic options for antenatal screening for syphilis in the United Kingdom: a cost effectiveness analysis (Structured abstract)      
Strategies for diagnosing and treating suspected acute bacterial sinusitis: a cost-effectiveness analysis (Structured abstract)      
Strategies for diagnosis and treatment of suspected leptospirosis: a cost-benefit analysis (Structured abstract)      
Strategies for reducing coronary risk factors in primary care: which is most cost-effective? (Structured abstract)      
Strategies for the management of suspected heparin-induced thrombocytopenia: a cost-effectiveness analysis (Structured abstract)      
Strategies for the prevention of postoperative recurrence in Crohn's disease: results of a decision analysis (Structured abstract)      
Strategies for treating latent multiple-drug resistant tuberculosis: a decision analysis (Provisional abstract)      
Strategies incorporating spiral CT for the diagnosis of acute pulmonary embolism: a cost-effectiveness analysis (Structured abstract)      
Strategies to identify the Lynch syndrome among patients with colorectal cancer: a cost-effectiveness analysis (Structured abstract)      
Strategies to improve repeat fecal occult blood testing cancer screening (Provisional abstract)      
Strategies to prevent varicella among newly arrived adult immigrants and refugees: a cost-effectiveness analysis (Provisional abstract)      
Strategy for the treatment of chronic leg wounds: a new model in Poland (Provisional abstract)      
Strategy to manage the treatment of severe psoriasis: considerations of efficacy, safety and cost (Structured abstract)      
A strategy to offset the extra cost of sirolimus-eluting stent in patients undergoing intervention for acute myocardial infarction (Provisional abstract)      
Stratified patient-centered care in type 2 diabetes: a cluster-randomized, controlled clinical trial of effectiveness and cost-effectiveness (Provisional abstract)      
Stress cardiac magnetic resonance imaging with observation unit care reduces cost for patients with emergent chest pain: a randomized trial (Provisional abstract)      
Stress CMR imaging observation unit in the emergency department reduces 1-year medical care costs in patients with acute chest pain: a randomized study for comparison with inpatient care (Provisional abstract)      
The Stretta procedure versus proton pump inhibitors and laparoscopic Nissen fundoplication in the management of gastroesophageal reflux disease: a cost-effectiveness analysis (Structured abstract)      
Strict adherence to malaria rapid test results might lead to a neglect of other dangerous diseases: a cost benefit analysis from Burkina Faso (Structured abstract)      
Strict hand hygiene and other practices shortened stays and cut costs and mortality in a pediatric intensive care unit (Structured abstract)      
Stroke and systemic embolism prevention in patients with atrial fibrillation in Belgium: comparative cost effectiveness of new oral anticoagulants and warfarin (Provisional abstract)      New 
Stroke: Effect of implementing an evaluation and treatment protocol compliant with NINDS recommendations (Provisional abstract)      
Stroke prevention in patients with atrial fibrillation in France: comparative cost-effectiveness of new oral anticoagulants (apixaban, dabigatran and rivaroxaban), warfarin and aspirin (Provisional abstract)      
Stroke rehabilitation after hospital discharge: a randomized trial comparing domiciliary and day-hospital care (Structured abstract)      
Structural interventions to prevent HIV/sexually transmitted disease: are they cost-effective for women in the Southern United States? (Structured abstract)      
Structural neuroimaging in psychosis: a systematic review and economic evaluation (Provisional abstract)      
Structured self monitoring of blood glucose in Iranian people with type 2 diabetes: a cost consequence analysis (Provisional abstract)      
A structured training programme for caregivers of inpatients after stroke (TRACS): a cluster randomised controlled trial and cost-effectiveness analysis (Provisional abstract)      
A study comparing sterile and nonsterile urethral catheterization in patients with spinal cord injury (Structured abstract)      
A study into the cost effectiveness of cohesive retention bandages (Structured abstract)      
Study of direct variable anesthesia costs in the dilatation and curettage patient (Structured abstract)      
Study of progesterone for the prevention of preterm birth in twins (STOPPIT): findings from a trial-based cost-effectiveness analysis (Structured abstract)      
A study of the cost, accuracy, and benefits of 3-dimensional sonography compared with hysterosalpingography in women with uterine abnormalities (Provisional abstract)      
Study of the cost-benefit analysis of electronic medical record systems in general hospital in China (Provisional abstract)      
A study of the cost effectiveness of selective health interventions for the control of intestinal parasites in rural Bangladesh (Provisional abstract)      
Study of the cost-effectiveness of three staining methods for identification of Pneumocystis carinii in bronchoalveolar lavage fluid (Structured abstract)      
Study of the effect of standardized chemotherapy order forms on prescribing errors and anti-emetic cost (Structured abstract)      
Study of the efficiency of a non-mydriatic retinal camera for the diagnosis of diabetic retinopathy (Structured abstract)      
A study of the quality of life and cost-utility of renal transplantation (Structured abstract)      
A study of the safety and harms of antidepressant drugs for older people: a cohort study using a large primary care database (Provisional abstract)      
Study of the use of antidepressants for depression in dementia: the HTA-SADD trial ? a multicentre, randomised, double-blind, placebo-controlled trial of the clinical effectiveness and cost-effectiveness of sertraline and mirtazapine (Provisional abstract)      
A study on the cost-effectiveness of coronary revascularization: introducing the simultaneous MIMIC health status model (Structured abstract)      
A study on the cost effectiveness of sestamibi scintimammography for screening women with dense breasts for breast cancer (Structured abstract)      
A study on the safety, efficacy, and efficiency of sulodexide compared with acenocoumarol in secondary prophylaxis in patients with deep venous thrombosis (Structured abstract)      
Subcutaneous immunoglobulin replacement in patients with primary antibody deficiencies: safety and costs (Structured abstract)      
Subcutaneous low-molecular-weight heparin vs warfarin for prophylaxis of deep vein thrombosis after hip or knee implantation (Structured abstract)      
Subcutaneous sumatriptan compared with usual acute treatments for migraine: clinical and pharmacoeconomic evaluation (Structured abstract)      
Subgroup economic analysis for glioblastoma in a health resource-limited setting (Provisional abstract)      
Subjective and objective comparison of critical care pathways for open donor nephrectomy (Provisional abstract)      
Sublingual or subcutaneous immunotherapy for seasonal allergic rhinitis: an indirect analysis of efficacy, safety and cost (Provisional abstract)      
Substitution of a nursing-led inpatient unit for acute services: randomized controlled trial of outcomes and cost of nursing-led intermediate care (Structured abstract)      
Substitution of immediate-release valproic acid for divalproex sodium for adult psychiatric inpatients (Structured abstract)      
Substitution of specialized rheumatology nurses for rheumatologists in the diagnostic process of fibromyalgia: a randomized controlled trial (Provisional abstract)      
Substitution of tenofovir/emtricitabine for Hepatitis B immune globulin prevents recurrence of Hepatitis B after liver transplantation (Provisional abstract)      
Substitutive "hospital at home" versus inpatient care for elderly patients with exacerbations of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease: a prospective randomized, controlled trial (Provisional abstract)      
Success and shortcomings of a clinical care pathway in the management of acute nonvariceal upper gastrointestinal bleeding (Structured abstract)      
Success rates and cost of a live birth following fresh assisted reproduction treatment in women aged 45 years and older, Australia 2002-2004 (Provisional abstract)      
Success rates for peripheral iv insertion in a children's hospital (Structured abstract)      
Successful clinical outcomes and cost savings associated with a 12-hour IV ceftizoxime regimen (Provisional abstract)      
Successful control of Clostridium difficile infection in an elderly care unit through use of a restrictive antibiotic policy (Structured abstract)      
Successful implementation of a P&T-approved therapeutic interchange program of angiotensin II receptor blockers in a medical center in Taiwan (Provisional abstract)      
Successful implementation of a referral-based academic pediatric hospitalist service (Provisional abstract)      
The successful implementation of pharmaceutical practice guidelines: analysis of associated outcomes and cost savings (Structured abstract)      
Successful placement of postpyloric enteral tubes using electromagnetic guidance in critically ill children (Provisional abstract)      
Suction cautery adenoidectomy (SCA): is the additional cost justified? (Provisional abstract)      
Sudden infant death syndrome, maternal smoking during pregnancy, and the cost-effectiveness of smoking cessation intervention (Structured abstract)      
Sugammadex for the reversal of muscle relaxation in general anaesthesia: a systematic review and economic assessment (Provisional abstract)      
Sumatriptan: economic evidence for its use in the treatment of migraine, the Canadian comparative economic analysis (Structured abstract)      
Summary of product trials for 10,164 patients: comparing an intravenous stabilizing device to tape (Structured abstract)      
Superior efficacy of oral ganciclovir over oral acyclovir for cytomegalovirus prophylaxis in kidney-pancreas and pancreas alone recipients (Structured abstract)      
Supplemental calcium for the prevention of hip fracture: potential health-economic benefits (Structured abstract)      
Supplementary immunization activities (SIAs) in South Africa: comprehensive economic evaluation of an integrated child health delivery platform (Provisional abstract)      
Supplementation of a home-based exercise programme with a class-based programme for people with osteoarthritis of the knees: a randomised controlled trial and health economic analysis (Provisional abstract)      
Support surfaces for intraoperative prevention of pressure ulcers in patients undergoing surgery: a cost-effectiveness analysis (Structured abstract)      
Supported employment: cost-effectiveness across six European sites (Structured abstract)      
Supported employment: randomised controlled trial (Structured abstract)      
Supporting patients with healed leg ulcers (Structured abstract)      
Suprathel((R)), a new skin substitute, in the management of donor sites of split-thickness skin grafts: results of a clinical study (Provisional abstract)      
Surgeon volume and elective resection for colon cancer: an analysis of outcomes and use of laparoscopy (Provisional abstract)      New 
Surgery for spinal stenosis: long-term reoperation rates, health care cost, and impact of instrumentation (Provisional abstract)      New 
Surgery is more cost-effective than splinting for carpal tunnel syndrome in the Netherlands: results of an economic evaluation alongside a randomized controlled trial (Structured abstract)      
Surgery or assisted reproduction: a decision analysis of treatment costs in male infertility (Structured abstract)      
Surgery or endoscopy for palliation of biliary obstruction due to metastatic pancreatic cancer (Provisional abstract)      
Surgery versus collagen for female stress urinary incontinence: economic assessment in Ontario and Quebec (Structured abstract)      
Surgery versus medical follow-up in patients with asymptomatic primary hyperparathyroidism: a decision analysis (Structured abstract)      
Surgery versus stereotactic radiosurgery for small, operable cerebral arteriovenous malformations: a clinical and cost comparison (Structured abstract)      
Surgical and transcatheter (Amplatzer) closure of atrial septal defects: a prospective comparison of results and cost (Structured abstract)      
Surgical approaches for cam femoroacetabular impingement: the use of multicriteria decision analysis (Provisional abstract)      
Surgical biopsy with intra-operative frozen section: an accurate and cost-effective method for diagnosis of musculoskeletal sarcomas (Provisional abstract)      
Surgical bypass versus endoscopic stenting for malignant gastroduodenal obstruction: a decision analysis (Structured abstract)      
Surgical excision versus Mohs' micrographic surgery for primary and recurrent basal-cell carcinoma of the face: a prospective randomised controlled trial with 5-years' follow-up (Provisional abstract)      
Surgical gastrojejunostomy or endoscopic stent placement for the palliation of malignant gastric outlet obstruction (SUSTENT study): a multicenter randomized trial (Provisional abstract)      
Surgical management of malignant bowel obstruction: at what price palliation? (Provisional abstract)      
Surgical management of pediatric adhesive bowel obstruction (Provisional abstract)      New 
Surgical management of posterior epistaxis: a changing paradigm (Structured abstract)      
Surgical management of traumatic isolated sternal fracture and manubriosternal dislocation (Provisional abstract)      
Surgical management of trigeminal neuralgia: use and cost effectiveness from an analysis of the Medicare Claims Database (Provisional abstract)      
Surgical-office-based versus radiology-referral-based breast ultrasonography: a comparison of efficiency, cost, and patient satisfaction (Provisional abstract)      
Surgical outcome and cost comparison between total vaginal hysterectomy and laparoscopic hysterectomy for uteri weighing >500g (Provisional abstract)      
Surgical outcome and cost-minimisation-analyses of laparoscopic and open hernia repair: a randomised prospective trial with one year follow up (Structured abstract)      
Surgical outcome and hospital cost analyses of laparoscopic and open tension-free hernia repair (Structured abstract)      
Surgical outcome of laparoscopic colectomy for colorectal cancer in obese patients: a comparative study with open colectomy (Provisional abstract)      
Surgical outcomes and cost basis for resident-performed cataract surgery in an uninsured patient population (Provisional abstract)      
Surgical repair of the ruptured Achilles tendon: the cost-effectiveness of open versus percutaneous repair (Provisional abstract)      
Surgical residents and ultrasound technician accuracy and cost-effectiveness of ultrasound in trauma (Structured abstract)      
Surgical site infection prevention following total hip arthroplasty in Australia: a cost-effectiveness analysis (Provisional abstract)      
Surgical site infections after abdominal closure in colorectal surgery using triclosan-coated absorbable suture (PDS Plus) vs. Uncoated sutures (PDS II): a randomized multicenter study (Provisional abstract)      
Surgical stabilisation of the spine compared with a programme of intensive rehabilitation for the management of patients with chronic low back pain: cost utility analysis based on a randomised controlled trial (Structured abstract)      
Surgical strategies for faecal incontinence: a decision analysis between dynamic graciloplasty, artificial bowel sphincter and end stoma (Structured abstract)      
Surgical stress after robot-assisted distal gastrectomy and its economic implications (Provisional abstract)      
A surgical team with focus on staff education in a community hospital improves outcomes, costs and patient satisfaction (Provisional abstract)      
Surgical treatment for adult spinal deformity: projected cost effectiveness at 5-year follow-up (Provisional abstract)      
Surgical treatment of varicocele for male infertility: the pros and cons (Structured abstract)      
Surgical treatments for men with benign prostatic enlargement: cost-effectiveness study (Structured abstract)      
The Surgical Treatments Outcomes Project for Dysfunctional Uterine Bleeding: summary of an Agency for Health Research and Quality-sponsored randomized trial of endometrial ablation versus hysterectomy for women with heavy menstrual bleeding (Provisional abstract)      
Surgical ventricular restoration versus cardiac transplantation: a comparison of cost, outcomes, and survival (Provisional abstract)      
Surgical versus percutaneous occlusion of ostium secundum atrial septal defects: results and cost-effective considerations in a low-income country (Provisional abstract)      
Surgical vs ultrasound-guided drainage of deep neck space abscesses: a randomized controlled trial: surgical vs ultrasound drainage (Provisional abstract)      
Surgical wound management made easier and more cost-effective (Provisional abstract)      
Surveillance after treatment for cervical intraepithelial neoplasia: outcomes, costs, and cost-effectiveness (Provisional abstract)      
Surveillance colonoscopy is cost-effective for patients with adenomas who are at high risk of colorectal cancer (Provisional abstract)      
Surveillance colonoscopy or chemoprevention with COX-2 inhibitors in average-risk post-polypectomy patients: a decision analysis (Structured abstract)      
Surveillance for hepatocellular cancer with ultrasonography vs. computed tomography: a randomised study (Provisional abstract)      
Surveillance for isocyanate asthma: a model based cost effectiveness analysis (Provisional abstract)      
Surveillance for ocular hypertension: an evidence synthesis and economic evaluation (Provisional abstract)      
Surveillance for stage I testicular germ cell tumours: results and cost benefit analysis of management options (Structured abstract)      
Surveillance for vancomycin-resistant enterococci: type, rates, costs, and implications (Provisional abstract)      
Surveillance imaging and cost effectivity in pediatric brain tumors (Provisional abstract)      
Surveillance imaging modality does not affect detection rate of asymptomatic secondary interventions following EVAR (Provisional abstract)      
Surveillance imaging of Hodgkin lymphoma patients in first remission: a clinical and economic analysis (Provisional abstract)      
Surveillance in patients with long-segment Barrett's oesophagus: a cost-effectiveness analysis (Provisional abstract)      New 
Surveillance mammography and stereotactic core breast biopsy for probably benign lesions: a cost comparison analysis (Structured abstract)      
Surveillance of Barrett's oesophagus: is it worthwhile? (Structured abstract)      
Surveillance of cirrhosis for hepatocellular carcinoma: a cost-utility analysis (Structured abstract)      
Surveillance of cirrhosis for hepatocellular carcinoma: systematic review and economic analysis (Provisional abstract)      
Surveillance of colony-stimulating factor use in US academic health centers (Structured abstract)      
Surveillance of women at increased risk of breast cancer using mammography and clinical breast examination: further evidence of benefit (Structured abstract)      
Surveillance programme of cirrhotic patients for early diagnosis and treatment of hepatocellular carcinoma: a cost effectiveness analysis (Structured abstract)      
Surveillance venous scans for deep venous thrombosis in multiple trauma patients (Structured abstract)      
Survival and cost comparison of kyphoplasty and percutaneous vertebroplasty using German claims data (Provisional abstract)      
Survival and cost-effectiveness analysis of competing strategies in the management of small hepatocellular carcinoma (Structured abstract)      
Survival and cost-effectiveness of hospice care for metastatic melanoma patients (Provisional abstract)      
Survival and cost-effectiveness of hospice care for metastatic melanoma patients (Provisional abstract)      New 
Survival and health care costs until hospital discharge of patients treated with onsite, dispatched or without automated external defibrillator (Provisional abstract)      
Survival and lifetime costs associated with first-line bevacizumab use in older patients with metastatic colorectal cancer (Provisional abstract)      New 
Survival and outcome of neurosurgical patients requiring ventilatory support after intensive care unit stay (Provisional abstract)      
The survival and value of liver transplantation for liver carcinoma: a single-center experience (Structured abstract)      
Survival outcome and cost-effectiveness with docetaxel and paclitaxel in patients with metastatic breast cancer: a population-based evaluation (Structured abstract)      
Suspected acute pulmonary emboli: cost-effectiveness of chest helical computed tomography versus a standard diagnostic algorithm incorporating ventilation-perfusion scintigraphy (Structured abstract)      
Suspected carotid artery stenosis: cost-effectiveness of CT angiography in work-up of patients with recent TIA or minor ischemic stroke (Provisional abstract)      
Suspected inflammatory bowel disease: the clinical and economic impact of competing diagnostic strategies (Structured abstract)      
Suspected sphincter of Oddi dysfunction Type II: empirical biliary sphincterotomy or manometry-guided therapy? (Structured abstract)      
Sustainability and success of the acute care surgery model in the nontrauma setting (Provisional abstract)      New 
Sustained economic benefits of resistance training in community-dwelling senior women (Provisional abstract)      
Sustained low-efficiency daily diafiltration for diabetic nephropathy patients with acute kidney injury (Provisional abstract)      
Sustained low-efficiency dialysis in the ICU: cost, anticoagulation, and solute removal (Provisional abstract)      
Sustained low efficiency dialysis using a single-pass batch system in acute kidney injury: a randomized interventional trial: The REnal Replacement Therapy Study in Intensive Care Unit PatiEnts (Provisional abstract)      
A sustained mortality benefit from screening for abdominal aortic aneurysm (Structured abstract)      
Sustained-release oral morphine versus transdermal fentanyl and oral methadone in cancer pain management (Provisional abstract)      
Sustaining the implementation of an evidence-based guideline for bronchiolitis (Structured abstract)      
Sustaining walk-in counselling services: an economic assessment from a pilot study (Provisional abstract)      
Suture closure of femoral arterial puncture sites after coronary angioplasty followed by same-day discharge (Structured abstract)      
Sutureless total thyroidectomy: a safe and cost-effective alternative (Provisional abstract)      
Switch strategies in the management of hypertension: a cost minimisation analysis of angiotensin receptor blocker based regimen (Structured abstract)      
Switch therapy with ciprofloxacin vs. intravenous ceftazidime in the treatment of spontaneous bacterial peritonitis in patients with cirrhosis: similar efficacy at lower cost (Structured abstract)      
Switching patients from other inhaled corticosteroid devices to the Easyhaler: historical, matched-cohort study of real-life asthma patients (Provisional abstract)      
Switching patients with glaucoma or ocular hypertension from dual therapy to monotherapy: evaluation of brimonidine as a model (Structured abstract)      
Switching the histamine H2 receptor antagonist famotidine to non-prescription status in Canada: an economic evaluation (Structured abstract)      
Switching to sertraline or venlafaxine after failure of SSRIs treatment in major depressive disorder: an economic evaluation of the STAR*D trial (Provisional abstract)      
Symptomatic common bile duct lithiasis: endoscopy or open surgery? (Structured abstract)      
Symptomatic gallbladder stones: cost-effectiveness of treatment with extracorporeal shock-wave lithotripsy, conventional and laparoscopic cholecystectomy (Structured abstract)      
Symptomatic magnetic resonance imaging-confirmed lumbar disk herniation patients: a comparative effectiveness prospective observational study of 2 age- and sex-matched cohorts treated with either high-velocity, low-amplitude spinal manipulative therapy or imaging-guided lumbar nerve root injections (Provisional abstract)      
Synchronous bilateral percutaneous nephrostolithotomy: analysis of clinical outcomes, cost and surgeon reimbursement (Provisional abstract)      
Syndrome packets and health worker training improve sexually transmitted disease case management in rural South Africa: randomized controlled trial (Structured abstract)      
Synthetic vascular hemodialysis access versus native arteriovenous fistula: a cost-utility analysis (Structured abstract)      
Syringeless power injector versus dual-syringe power injector: economic evaluation of user performance, the impact on contrast enhanced computed tomography (CECT) workflow exams, and hospital costs (Provisional abstract)      
System dynamics model of cervical cancer vaccination and screening interventions in Kenya (Provisional abstract)      New 
A systematic cost-effectiveness analysis of pregabalin in the management of fibromyalgia: an Iranian experience (Provisional abstract)      
Systematic implementation of an advance directive program in nursing homes: a randomized controlled trial (Structured abstract)      
Systematic patients' hand disinfection: impact on meticillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus infection rates in a community hospital (Structured abstract)      
Systematic review and cost analysis comparing use of chlorhexidine with use of iodine for preoperative skin antisepsis to prevent surgical site infection (Structured abstract)      
Systematic review and cost-benefit analysis of radial artery access for coronary angiography and intervention (Provisional abstract)      
A systematic review and cost-effectiveness analysis of specialist services and adrenaline auto-injectors in anaphylaxis (Provisional abstract)      
A systematic review and cost-effectiveness analysis of tonometer disinfection methods (Provisional abstract)      New 
Systematic review and cost effectiveness evaluation of 'pill-in-the-pocket' strategy for paroxysmal atrial fibrillation compared to episodic in-hospital treatment or continuous antiarrhythmic drug therapy (Provisional abstract)      
A systematic review and economic analysis of drug-eluting coronary stents available in Australia (Structured abstract)      
Systematic review and economic decision modelling for the prevention and treatment of influenza A and B (Provisional abstract)      
A systematic review and economic evaluation of adefovir dipivoxil and pegylated interferon-alpha-2a for the treatment of chronic hepatitis B (Structured abstract)      
A systematic review and economic evaluation of cilostazol, naftidrofuryl oxalate, pentoxifylline and inositol nicotinate for the treatment of intermittent claudication in people with peripheral arterial disease (Provisional abstract)      
Systematic review and economic evaluation of Helicobacter pylori eradication treatment for non-ulcer dyspepsia (Structured abstract)      
A systematic review and economic evaluation of new-generation computed tomography scanners for imaging in coronary artery disease and congenital heart disease: Somatom Definition Flash, Aquilion ONE, Brilliance iCT and Discovery CT750 HD (Provisional abstract)      
A systematic review and economic evaluation of pegylated lipsomal doxorubicin hydrochloride for ovarian cancer (Provisional abstract)      
A systematic review and economic evaluation of subcutaneous and sublingual allergen immunotherapy in adults and children with seasonal allergic rhinitis (Provisional abstract)      
A systematic review and economic evaluation of the clinical effectiveness and cost-effectiveness of aldosterone antagonists for postmyocardial infarction heart failure (Provisional abstract)      
A systematic review and economic evaluation of the use of tumour necrosis factor-alpha (TNF-a) inhibitors, adalimumab and infliximab, for Crohn's disease (Provisional abstract)      
A systematic review and economic model of switching from non-glycopeptide to glycopeptide antibiotic prophylaxis for surgery (Provisional abstract)      
A systematic review and economic model of the clinical and cost-effectiveness of immunosuppressive therapy for renal transplantation in children (Provisional abstract)      
A systematic review and economic model of the clinical effectiveness and cost-effectiveness of docetaxel in combination with prednisone or prednisolone for the treatment of hormone-refractory metastatic prostate cancer (Provisional abstract)      
A systematic review and economic model of the clinical effectiveness and cost-effectiveness of interventions for preventing relapse in people with bipolar disorder (Provisional abstract)      
Systematic review and economic modelling of effectiveness and cost utility of surgical treatments for men with benign prostatic enlargement (Provisional abstract)      
Systematic review and economic modelling of the effectiveness and cost-effectiveness of non-surgical treatments for women with stress urinary incontinence (Provisional abstract)      
Systematic review and economic modelling of the relative clinical benefit and cost-effectiveness of laparoscopic surgery and robotic surgery for removal of the prostate in men with localised prostate cancer (Provisional abstract)      
Systematic review and meta-analysis of long-term safety, efficacy and cost-effectiveness of drug eluting stents (Provisional abstract)      
Systematic review and meta-analysis of the growth and rupture rates of small abdominal aortic aneurysms: implications for surveillance intervals and their cost-effectiveness (Provisional abstract)      
Systematic review, meta-analysis and economic modelling of diagnostic strategies for suspected acute coronary syndrome (Provisional abstract)      
Systematic review, network meta-analysis and economic evaluation of biological therapy for the management of active psoriatic arthritis (Provisional abstract)      
Systematic review, network meta-analysis and exploratory cost-effectiveness model of randomized trials of minimally invasive techniques versus surgery for varicose veins (Provisional abstract)      
A systematic review of duplex ultrasound, magnetic resonance angiography and computed tomography angiography for the diagnosis and assessment of symptomatic, lower limb peripheral arterial disease (Provisional abstract)      
Systematic review of head cooling in adults after traumatic brain injury and stroke (Provisional abstract)      
Systematic review of the clinical and cost effectiveness of cholecystectomy versus observation/conservative management for uncomplicated symptomatic gallstones or cholecystitis (Provisional abstract)      
Systematic review of the clinical effectiveness and cost-effectiveness, and economic evaluation, of denosumab for the treatment of bone metastases from solid tumours (Provisional abstract)      
A systematic review of the clinical effectiveness and cost-effectiveness and economic modelling of minimal incision total hip replacement approaches in the management of arthritic disease of the hip (Provisional abstract)      
Systematic review of the clinical effectiveness and cost-effectiveness of 64-slice or higher computed tomography angiography as an alternative to invasive coronary angiography in the investigation of coronary artery disease (Provisional abstract)      
A systematic review of the clinical effectiveness and cost-effectiveness of Pharmalgen for the treatment of bee and wasp venom allergy (Provisional abstract)      
Systematic review of the clinical effectiveness and cost-effectiveness of rapid point-of-care tests for the detection of genital chlamydia infection in women and men (Provisional abstract)      
Systematic review of the clinical effectiveness and cost-effectiveness of tension-free vaginal tape for treatment of urinary stress incontinence (Structured abstract)      
A systematic review of the effectiveness and cost-effectiveness of palivizumab (Synagis) in the prevention of respiratory syncytial virus (RSV) infection in infants at high risk of infection (Structured abstract)      
A systematic review of the effectiveness of adalimumab, etanercept and infliximab for the treatment of rheumatoid arthritis in adults and an economic evaluation of their cost-effectiveness (Provisional abstract)      
A systematic review of the effectiveness of strategies for reducing fracture risk in children with juvenile idiopathic arthritis with additional data on long-term risk of fracture and cost of disease management (Provisional abstract)      
A systematic review of the routine monitoring of growth in children of primary school age to identify growth-related conditions (Provisional abstract)      
A systematic review with meta-analysis of survival, quality of life and cost-effectiveness of home parenteral nutrition in patients with inoperable malignant bowel obstruction (Provisional abstract)      New 
Systematic reviews of the clinical effectiveness and cost-effectiveness of proton pump inhibitors in acute upper gastrointestinal bleeding (Provisional abstract)      
Systematic screening for Chlamydia trachomatis: estimating cost-effectiveness using dynamic modeling and Dutch data (Structured abstract)      
Systemic antibiotic prophylaxis after gastrointestinal hemorrhage in cirrhotic patients with a high risk of infection (Structured abstract)      
Systemic inflammatory response after Kugel versus laparoscopic groin hernia repair: a prospective randomized trial (Provisional abstract)      
The systemic lupus activity measure-revised, the Mexican systemic lupus erythematosus disease activity index (SLEDAI), and a modified SLEDAI-2K are adequate instruments to measure disease activity in systemic lupus erythematosus (Structured abstract)