Economic evaluations (transferability)
Study reference Study characteristics Patient characteristics The relevant technology is comparable to the one that shall be used in the decision country? Intervention The comparator is relevant to the one that is relevant in the decision country? Comparator(s) Based on the quality appraisal, what is quality of the economic evaluation? Acceptable quality? Overall conclusion Transferability

de Kinderen et al., 2016

Type of study

trial based

 

Country

The Netherlands

 

Perspective

health care

 

Refractory epilepsy

Ketogenic diet


yes

Care as usual


yes

19, high

yes

Transferable

de Kinderen et al., 2015

Type of study

Model based

Country

The Netherlands

Perspective

health care

 

Refractory epilepsy

Ketogenic diet


yes

1) Vagus nerve stimulator;

2) Care as usual

 


yes

21, high

yes

Transferable

Wijnen et al., 2017

Type of study

trial based

Country

The Netherlands

Perspective

Societal perspective

 

Refractory epilepsy

Ketogenic diet


Yes

Care as usual


Yes

18, high

yes

Transferable