Ant.: prospective studyAnt.: retrospective study. Related concept: cohort study.†.... A study in which the investigators do ex-post analysis of the outcomes in a group of subjects selected on the basis of their exposure to a given intervention or factor. Note: This type of study is more subject to bias(related concepts: hypothesis testing, statistical power) In... than are prospective studies. Case-control studies are always retrospective, cohort studies sometimes are, and randomized controlled trials never are.
and • provides information on costs and financial impact. Note 2: The report may optionally discuss organisational considerations. Note 3: A “mini-HTA(Related concept: PubMed) An electronic database of medical ...” may be as rigorous as an HTA report but typically has a restricted scope and so is quicker to produce. Note 4: Related terms include health technologyAlternative spelling: gray literature The documents publishe...technology assessment(Related concept:health technology). "The application of sci..., HTA report, rapid reviewAlternate spelling: randomised controlled trial A study comp..., level of evidence(Related concept: equity) The principle of fairness that sta....»