Corrections

Germany launches drug evaluation system, which it considers to be better than NICE

BMJ 2010; 340 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.c422 (Published 22 January 2010) Cite this as: BMJ 2010;340:c422

This online news article by Ned Stafford (BMJ 2009;339:b5395, doi:10.1136/bmj.b5395) should have been titled: “Germany launches drug evaluation system, which it considers better for Germany than NICE system.” Professor Peter Sawicki, director of IQWiG (Germany’s Institute for Quality and Efficiency in Health Care), contacted the BMJ after publication of the news article, saying that “the method developed by IQWiG is better for Germany than the method which NICE uses.”

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Cite this as: BMJ 2010;340:c422

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