National Information Center on Health Services Research and Health Care Technology (NICHSR)
Health Economics Information Resources: A Self-Study Course
Module 3: Identification and Retrieval of Published Health Economic Evaluation Studies
Retrieving economic evaluation studies from EMBASEThere is a clear distinction within EMTREE between the different types of economic evaluation methodologies.
EMTREE provides an individual indexing term for each type of economic evaluation methodology. In addition, EMTREE provides an additional indexing term - ‘economic evaluation’ (explodes).
EMBASE's EMTREE structure for economic evaluation etudieshealth economics
cost benefit analysisfee (+5)
cost effectiveness analysis
cost minimization analysis
cost of illness
cost utility analysis
health care cost health insurance (+8)