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Ethical methods in health technology assessment (completed)

Health Technology Assessment is a multi-disciplinary field of policy analysis that examines the medical, economic, social and ethical implications of the incremental value, diffusion and use of a medical technology in health care. In order to do so it needs theories, methods, perspectives, and approaches from ethics.

Objectives

To develop, test and use various methods for addressing ethical issues in health technology assessment.

Outcomes

Background

The project stems from work at The National Knowledge Centre for the Health Services.

Financing

  • NKCHS
  • UiO

Cooperation

  • NKCHS

Start - Finish

January 1 2004 – December 2012
 

Published May 22, 2011 5:25 PM - Last modified Feb. 2, 2016 11:09 AM

Contact

Project leader

Bjørn Hofmann