Health Technology Assessment Unit

Projects


Health Technology Reassessment Tools and Methodology

HTR: Health Technology Reassessment

A Proposed List of Prioritized Candidate Technologies for Health Technology Reassessment in British Columbia

Report

Type of Report: Framework

Report Date: 2018

Type of Report: Environmental Scan

Report Date: January 2012

Type of Report: Model, Methodology & Case Study

Report Date: March 2012

Type of Report: Environmental Scan

Report Date: January 2012

Type of Report: Systematic Review

Report Date: September 2011

Evidence Synthesis

Type of Report: Rapid Review

(Completed August 2020)

A systematic review on the effect of probiotics and prebiotics on symptoms of mental health 

(Completed July 2020)

A systematic review examining transmission of acute respirator infections to health care workers during aerosol generating medical procedures.

(Completed April 2020)

A Systematic Review of Qualitative Literature

Type of Report: Systematic Review

Report Date: March 2020

Type of Report: Systematic Review

Report Date: April 2019

Acute Adult Inpatient Setting: A Review of the Literature

Type of Report: Literature Review 

Report Date: August 2018

Type of Report: Evidence Synthesis and Policy Analysis

Report Date: December 2016

Type of Report: Systematic Review

Report Date: April 2016

Type of Report: Systematic Review

Lay Summary

Technical Report

Report Date: March 2016

Type of Report: Systematic Review

Report Date: April 2011

Health Technology Assessments and Reassessments

HTA: Health Technology Assessment, HTR: Health Technology Reassessment

To evaluate the clinical effectiveness, cost-effectiveness, community perspectives, and budget impact of extracorporeal membrane oxygenation as a bridge to recovery or transplantation in comparison with traditional mechanical ventilation (and adjunct management) for patients with severe hypoxic and hypercarbic respiratory failure.

In progress.

To evaluate the clinical effectiveness, cost-effectiveness, and budget impact of community pharmacist-led anticoagulation management services (CPAMS) in comparison with standard of care for patients on oral anticoagulation therapy.

Type of Report: HTA

Report Date: April 2021

To compare intranasal and intramuscular naloxone administration through a systematic review of clinical effectiveness, a systematic review on ease of use for patients and providers, a cost-effectiveness analysis, and an interactive budget impact analysis.

Type of Report: HTA

Report Date: October 2020

A Health Technology Assessment of offloading devices, including total contact casting, removable cast walkers, and irremovable walkers, for treatment of diabetic neuropathic foot ulcers.

Type of Report: HTA 

Report Date: August 2020

Type of Report: HTA

Report Date: August 2020

Type of Report: HTA

Report Date: February 2020

Pelvic Organ Prolapse, & Inguinal Hernia

Type of Report: HTA

Report Date: May 2019

Computed Tomography (PET-CT) for Myocardial Viability and Myocarditis

Type of Report: HTA

Report Date: May 2019

For the Treatment of End-Stage Renal Disease

Type of Report: HTA

Report Date: May 2019

For Symptomatic Varicose Veins

Type of Report: HTA

Report Date: October 2018

Type of Report: HTR

Report Date: October 2017

Type of Report: Evidence Synthesis

Report Date: September 2017

Type of Report: Environmental Scan & Systematic Review

Report Date: August 2017

Components of Palliative and End of Life Care

Type of Report: HTA

Report Date: September 2017

Type of Report: Economic Evaluation

Report Date: December 2015

Type of Report: HTA

Report Date: October 2014

Type of Report: HTA

Report Date: August 2014

Type of Report: HTA

Report Date: March 2012

Type of Report: HTA

Report Date: August 2013

Type of Report: HTA

Report Date: March 2012

Type of Report: HTA

Report Date: October 2010

Type of Report: Environmental Scan

Report Date: September 2010