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Why don’t we rely exclusively on CEA estimates to make drug coverage determinations?

Cost effectiveness analyses (CEA) typically analyses the value of a new treatment relative to its cost.  If the value of the additional health benefits outweigh the additional cost, then they should be covered; if the additional cost outweighs the additional benefit, then it should not be covered, right? There are a few issues with this […]

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