British Heart Week 2022

Jun 15, 2022

As we approach the end of British Heart Week, we reflect on some of the key stats around heart conditions in the UK and our contribution as a company to help bring cutting-edge treatments to patients with cardiovascular diseases


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10 steps for a successful global economic model

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Written by Beth Hancock, Senior Consultant Health Economist Pharmaceutical companies often develop global cost-effectiveness and budget impact models, with the aim of adapting them for specific countries. In principle, this is an efficient and ... Read more

Conceptual modelling and NICE requirements: a significant change or hill of beans?

Conceptual modelling and NICE requirements: a significant change or hill of beans?

Written by Alec Miners, Head of Health Economics The National Institute for Health and Care Excellence’s (NICE’s) new processes and methods guide includes several important changes to the way submitted economic evaluations should be ... Read more

Patient Participation Groups: A voice for patients for 50 years

Patient Participation Groups: A voice for patients for 50 years

Written by Dom Partridge, Medical Writer 6th to 13th June 2022 is Patient Participation Group (PPG) Awareness Week; aiming to raise the profile of PPGs within primary healthcare. The first Patient Participation Group The first PPG was set ... Read more

The Innovative Medicines Fund is now available to fast-track non-cancer medicines recommended with managed access

The Innovative Medicines Fund is now available to fast-track non-cancer medicines recommended with managed access

The Innovative Medicines Fund (IMF) launched this month (June 2022) to support faster access to non-cancer drugs. This process involves NHS England and the National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) working in partnership with pharmaceutical companies to respond to the long-standing challenge of evaluating medicines and addressing the uncertainty around their effectiveness. Read more