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Using best-worst scaling in horizon scanning for hepatocellular carcinoma technologies

Published on Jul 1, 2012in International Journal of Technology Assessment in Health Care1.418
· DOI :10.1017/S026646231200027X
Gisselle Gallego16
Estimated H-index: 16
(Johns Hopkins University),
John F. P. Bridges29
Estimated H-index: 29
(Johns Hopkins University)
+ 2 AuthorsLouis W. Niessen31
Estimated H-index: 31
(Johns Hopkins University)
Abstract
There is a growing need for efficient procedures for identification of emerging technologies by horizon scanning systems. We demonstrate the value of best-worst scaling (BWS) in exploring clinicians' views on emerging technologies that will impact outcomes in hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) in the next 5 to 10 years.
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