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Southampton Health Technology Assessments Centre

Welcome to Southampton Health Technology Assessments Centre (SHTAC)

Delivering excellence in health technology assessment
Informing effective health decisions

SHTAC is part of the Wessex Institute, Faculty of Medicine at the University of Southampton. We are involved in research addressing major policy questions on the use of drugs, devices, procedures, screening programmes, health promotion and public health and other interventions.

We work closely with clinicians, academics, service providers and patient representatives in developing high priority research questions. Our published research has covered a variety of areas in health, including mental health, obesity, cancer, heart disease, asthma, hepatitis and sexual health.

  • 13 May 2016

    Blood tests to diagnose pre-eclampsia: NIC...

    The National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) has is...

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  • 6 May 2016

    How accurate is fundus autofluorescence im...

    A SHTAC systematic review of the accuracy of fundus autofluorescenc...

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  • 25 April 2016

    Treatment of Fabry disease – SHTAC is crit...

    SHTAC is assessing the drug company’s evidence submission to the Na...

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  • More about SHTAC

    SHTAC is involved in research addressing major policy questions on the use of drugs, devices, procedures, screening programmes, health promotion and public health and other interventions.

    Training Services

    SHTAC's expertise in evidence synthesis has allowed us to develop training courses in systematic reviews and health economic evaluations.

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