Assessment of Medical Devices: Challenges and Solutions, Results from the EU MedtecHTA Project.
This supplement contains papers emanating from the MedtecHTA project, which was funded under the European Union FP7 research programme (HEALTH‐F3‐2012‐305694; Project MedtecHTA ‘Methods for Health Technology Assessment of Medical Devices: a European Perspective’) The objective of the MedtecHTA project was to investigate improvements in health technology assessment (HTA) methods to allow for more comprehensive economic evaluation of medical devices.
Foundations in Italy: What Roles and Challenges?
This article aims at giving a portrait of Italian philanthropic organizations, highlighting strengths, weaknesses, and challenges that philanthropy is facing in Italy compared with Germany and the United States.
COMED: Pushing the boundaries of the analysis of costs and results of medical technologies
The CERGAS has awarded in 2017, as coordinator, COMED, an European project funded by Horizon 2020 entitled "Pushing the boundaries of the analysis of costs and results of medical technologies" for a total value of over 3 million EUR .
IMPACT_HTA: Guidance to support consistent HTA appraisal for orphan medical products
CERGAS will participate as co-leader at the European project "IMPACT_HTA. Guidance to support consistent HTA appraisal for orphan medical products" and which will start in 2018 and finish 2020.