Element card for assessment element D0002 in HTA Core Model Application for Screening Technologies 1.0 application

D. Clinical Effectiveness

Mortality

What is the effect of the intervention on the mortality caused by the target disease?

Core

A screening test can lead to an earlier diagnosis, thus earlier treatment which might reduce the mortality.

Systematic reviews of RCTs (Randomised controlled trials) or CTs (controlled trials), if not available RCTs or CTs itself. If these not available, non-controlled studies and respective systematic reviews. Health care register data. Modelling studies.

Critical
Partial