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Economic evaluations

Many reports contain economic evaluation components. Where appropriate, authors should seek to satisfy theĀ Guidelines for authors and peer reviewers of economic submissions to the BMJ.

Although these were designed to be guidelines for reviewers you may find the ten headings below useful as a checklist when preparing your report.

  1. Study question
  2. Selection of alternatives
  3. Form of evaluation
  4. Effectiveness data
  5. Benefit measurement and evaluation
  6. Costing
  7. Modelling
  8. Adjustments for timing of costs and benefits
  9. Allowance for uncertainty
  10. Presentation of results