computed tomography

HTA of MDs
Health Technology Assessment of Medical Devices


HTA is multi-disciplinary field of policy analysis that examines the medical, economic, social and ethical implications of the incremental value, diffusion and use of a health technology in health care.

The term Health Technology refers to application of organised knowledge and skills in the form of devices, medicines, vaccines, procedures and systems developed to solve a health problem and improve quality of life.



Library of Assessments on MDs (1999-2019)

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Computed Tomography and Its Carcinogenic Effects in Children and Youth in Québec

Developments in diagnostic radiology have made it possible not only to perform increasingly precise scans and but also to reduce their associated radiation doses. Yet the […]

Core HTA on MSCT Coronary Angiography

The EUnetHTA project aims at facilitating HTA information sharing within Europe. In order to achieve this, the development of a standardised structure for the conduction and […]

CT scan for head injury with GCS less than 5

Head injury is a significant economic, social and medical problem all over the world. For this reason, prognostic factors in head injury are of major importance […]