Toolkit for Hospital-Based
Health Technology Assessment (HB-HTA)

Guidance and tools facilitating pragmatic application
of guiding principles for good practices in HB-HTA units

Use policy

We encourage you to access and use all resources available on the Toolkit website, for your personal or professional use.
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All the materials are maintained and made freely available for the users and visitors in the belief that will contribute to wide dissemination on the regional, national and international level and progressively will lead to greater understanding of hospital-based HTA.


“The Toolkit for hospital-based Health Technology Assessment (HB-HTA)” is made available under a Creative Commons Atribution-nonCommercial-NoDerivatives 4.0 License (International).

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This Toolkit was developed within the AdHopHTA research project funded by the European Commission under the 7th Framework Programme (Grant Agreement 305018).

The toolkit reflects solely the views of its authors. The European Commission is not liable for any use that may be made of the information contained herein.

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