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Assessing searches in NICE Single Technology Appraisals: practice and checklist

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posted on 2020-03-11, 12:07 authored by Ruth WongRuth Wong, Suzanne Paisley, Christopher CarrollChristopher Carroll
Analysis of the ERG (Evidence Review Group) reports of manufacturers’ submission (MS) searches shows what manufacturers do in terms of searching, what ERGs do in relation to appraising searches and how they report on the appraisal process.



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