Element card for assessment element E0002 in HTA Core Model Application for Diagnostic Technologies (1.1) application

E. Costs and economic evaluation

Resource utilization

What amounts of resources are used when delivering the assessed technology and its comparators (resource use measurement)?


For all types of resource utilization the amounts of resources used when delivering the assessed technology as well as when delivering the comparator technologies must be measured

Health care registers, RCT’s with resource utilization data, reimbursement databases, micro-level costing studies/ABC-costing studies


Guidelines for economic evaluation of Health Technologies: Canada, 3rd edition, 2006, Guidelines for Pharmacoeconomic. Evaluations in Belgium, 2008