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UK multiple sclerosis risk-sharing scheme: a new natural history dataset and an improved Markov model.

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OBJECTIVES: In 2002, the UK's National Institute for Health and Care Excellence concluded that the multiple sclerosis (MS) disease modifying therapies; interferon-β and glatiramer acetate, were not cost effective over the short term but recognised that reducing disability over the longer term might dramatically improve the cost effectiveness. The UK Risk-sharing Scheme (RSS) was established to ensure cost-effective provision by prospectively collecting disability-related data from UK-treated ...

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Peer reviewed

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10.1136/bmjopen-2013-004073

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Clinical Neurosciences
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Multiple Sclerosis Trust More from this funder
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Publisher:
BMJ Group Publisher's website
Journal:
BMJ open Journal website
Volume:
4
Issue:
1
Pages:
e004073
Publication date:
2014-01-01
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EISSN:
2044-6055
ISSN:
2044-6055
Source identifiers:
446876
Language:
English
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pubs:446876
Deposit date:
2014-01-30

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