Journal of Biometrics & Biostatistics

ISSN: 2155-6180

Open Access

Creating Decision Trees to Assess Cost-Effectiveness in Clinical Research


Erika F. Werner, Sarahn Wheeler and Irina Burd

Decision analysis modeling has emerged as a powerful tool to weigh the cost-effectiveness of complex healthcare decisions. Decision analysis utilizes mathematical models to quantitatively compare multiple decisions accounting for both the monetary cost and the effect on quality of life. The current article reviews the components, statistical analyses, strengths, and limitations of decision analysis modeling for cost-effectiveness research in medicine.


Share this article

Google Scholar citation report
Citations: 3254

Journal of Biometrics & Biostatistics received 3254 citations as per Google Scholar report

Journal of Biometrics & Biostatistics peer review process verified at publons

Indexed In

arrow_upward arrow_upward