Agencia de Evaluación de Tecnologías Sanitarias - Instituto de Salud Carlos III (AETS)

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Agencia de Evaluación de Tecnologías Sanitarias (AETS)
Country: 
Spain
World area: 
Europe
Agencia de Evaluación de Tecnologías Sanitarias (AETS) was founded in 1994 as a branch of the Instituto de Salud Carlos III which gives scientific and technical support to the Ministry of Health and to the Sistema Nacional de Salud (SNS; National Health System-NHS). The main objectives of AETS are to assess the different health technologies as a basis for formulating policies on technology selection and implementation in the NHS and to promote the appropriate use of existing technologies.
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Spain - GHO Country statistics. Vol 2014. Geneva: World Health Organisation (WHO); 2014. Abstract
Spain - OECD Countries. Vol 2014. Paris: Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD); 2014. Abstract