BNF Publications, publishers of the British National Formulary, provides authoritative & practical information on the selection & clinical use of medicines.
HES is a data warehouse containing details of all admissions, outpatient appointments and A and E attendances at NHS hospitals in England.
Reference costs are the average unit cost to the NHS of providing secondary healthcare to NHS patients.
DIRUM (Database of Instruments for Resource Use Measurement) is a project funded by the Medical Research Council Network of Hubs for Trial Methodology Research (MRC HTMR) to compile a Database of Instruments for Resource Use Measurement.
Databases A-Z: DIMDI offers access to databases with information from the field of drugs, medical devices and health technology assessment. The database descriptions provide an overview on database content and functionality.
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The Cochrane Library is a collection of high-quality, independent evidence to inform healthcare decision-making. Six databases are available including the Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews and a register of controlled trials.
WHY CASP MAKING SENSE OF EVIDENCE Everyone wants good health and healthcare that is effective. But how can we know whether a claimed intervention is truly effective? Many interventions are given with the best of intentions but have later been found to be ineffective with the potential for harm and
This Handbook outlines in detail Cochrane's methods for conducting systematic reviews of interventions, including planning, literature searching, assessing bias