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Southampton Health Technology Assessments Centre

Welcome to Southampton Health Technology Assessments Centre (SHTAC) 

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.

12 June 2020

Digital tools for recruiting and retaining...

Randomised controlled trials (RCTs) are crucial sources of evidence...

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8 April 2020

SHTAC to assess effectiveness of COVID-19 ...

NICE responds to the challenges of the coronavirus pandemic.

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25 February 2020

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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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