B-type natriuretic peptide in the evaluation and management of dyspnoea in primary care (Provisional abstract)      
Bacteriological safety and cost-effectiveness of a nonrefluxing valve in the irrigation system during outpatient flexible cystoscopy (Structured abstract)      
Balloon angioplasty for arteriovenous graft stenosis (Structured abstract)      
Balloon angioplasty versus bypass grafting in the era of coronary stenting (Structured abstract)      
Balloon kyphoplasty compared to vertebroplasty and nonsurgical management in patients hospitalised with acute osteoporotic vertebral compression fracture: a UK cost-effectiveness analysis (Provisional abstract)      
Barbed versus traditional sutures: closure time, cost, and wound related outcomes in total joint arthroplasty (Provisional abstract)      
Barbed versus usual suture for closure of the gastrojejunal anastomosis in laparoscopic gastric bypass: a comparative trial (Provisional abstract)      
Bare bones laparoscopy: a randomized prospective trial of cost savings in laparoscopic cholecystectomy (Structured abstract)      
Bariatric surgery for the treatment of severely obese patients in South Korea - is it cost effective? (Provisional abstract)      
Barrett's esophagus: a new look at surveillance based on emerging estimates of cancer risk (Structured abstract)      
Basal supported oral therapy with insulin glargine results in longer persistence and lower costs compared with insulin detemir in type 2 diabetics in Germany (Structured abstract)      
Basic nursing care to prevent nonventilator hospital-acquired pneumonia (Provisional abstract)      
Basiliximab combined with low-dose rabbit anti-human thymocyte globulin: a possible further step toward effective and minimally toxic T cell-targeted therapy in kidney transplantation (Provisional abstract)      
Basiliximab vs limited-dose Daclizumab (2 mg/kg) administered in single or two separated doses in kidney transplantation (Provisional abstract)      
Basiliximab vs. limited-dose daclizumab (2 mg/kg) administered in single or two separated doses in kidney transplantation (Provisional abstract)      
A Bayesian approach to analysing the cost-effectiveness of two primary care interventions aimed at improving attendance for breast screening (Structured abstract)      
The BC Community Pharmacy Asthma Study: a study of clinical, economic and holistic outcomes influenced by an asthma care protocol provided by specially trained community pharmacists in British Columbia (Structured abstract)      
'Be Clear on Cancer': the impact of the UK National Bowel Cancer Awareness Campaign (Provisional abstract)      
The Bedside Oral Exam and the Barrow Oral Care Protocol: translating evidence-based oral care into practice (Provisional abstract)      New 
Bedside percutaneous tracheostomy with bronchoscopic guidance in critically ill patients (Structured abstract)      
Bedside placement of inferior vena cava filters in the intensive care unit (Structured abstract)      
Bedside placement of peripherally inserted central catheters: a cost-effectiveness analysis (Structured abstract)      
Bedside rapid flu test and zanamivir prescription in healthy working adults: a cost-benefit analysis (Provisional abstract)      
Befriending carers of people with dementia: a cost utility analysis (Structured abstract)      
Behavioral couples therapy for male substance-abusing patients: a cost outcomes analysis (Structured abstract)      
Behavioral intervention program versus vaginal cones on stress urinary incontinence and related quality of life: a randomized clinical trial (Provisional abstract)      
Belgian cost-effectiveness analysis of hydroxocobalamin (Cyanokit) in known or suspected cyanide poisoning (Provisional abstract)      
Bendamustine-rituximab: a cost-utility analysis in first-line treatment of indolent non-Hodgkin's lymphoma in England and Wales (Provisional abstract)      
Bendamustine versus chlorambucil for the first-line treatment of chronic lymphocytic leukemia in England and Wales: a cost-utility analysis (Structured abstract)      
The beneficial augmentative effect of micronised purified flavonoid fraction (MPFF) on the healing of leg ulcers: an open, multicentre, controlled, randomised study (Structured abstract)      
Beneficial effects of fibrin glue (Quixil) versus Lichtenstein conventional technique in inguinal hernia repair: a randomized clinical trial (Provisional abstract)      New 
The benefit and efficiency of the disease management program for type 2 diabetes (Provisional abstract)      
Benefit and projected cost-effectiveness of anastrozole versus tamoxifen as initial adjuvant therapy for patients with early-stage estrogen receptor-positive breast cancer (Structured abstract)      
Benefit-cost in the California treatment outcome project: does substance abuse treatment "pay for itself"? (Provisional abstract)      
Benefit from, satisfaction with, and cost-effectiveness of three different hearing aid technologies (Structured abstract)      
Benefits and costs associated with mutual-help community-based recovery homes: the Oxford House model (Structured abstract)      
Benefits and costs of expanding access to family planning programs to women living with HIV (Provisional abstract)      
Benefits and costs of immunization of children with pneumococcal conjugate vaccine in Canada (Structured abstract)      
Benefits and costs of immunizing children against influenza at school: an economic analysis based on a large-cluster controlled clinical trial (Provisional abstract)      
Benefits and costs of intensive lifestyle modification programs for symptomatic coronary disease in Medicare beneficiaries (Provisional abstract)      
Benefits and costs of interventions to improve breast cancer outcomes in African American women (Structured abstract)      
Benefits and costs of methadone treatment: results from a lifetime simulation model (Structured abstract)      
Benefits and costs of screening and treatment for early breast cancer: development of a basic benefit package (Structured abstract)      
Benefits and costs of screening Ashkenazi Jewish women for BRCA1 and BRCA2 (Structured abstract)      
Benefits and costs of substance abuse treatment programs for state prison inmates: results from a lifetime simulation model (Provisional abstract)      
The benefits and costs of tamoxifen for breast cancer prevention (Structured abstract)      
Benefits and costs of using HPV testing to screen for cervical cancer (Structured abstract)      
Benefits and drawbacks of SILS cholecystectomy: a report of 60 SILS cholecystectomies with conventional instrumentation from an academic center (Provisional abstract)      
Benefits, cost requirements and cost-effectiveness of the HPV16,18 vaccine for cervical cancer prevention in developing countries: policy implications (Provisional abstract)      
Benefits, harms, and cost-effectiveness of supplemental ultrasonography screening for women with dense breasts (Provisional abstract)      New 
Benefits of a hospital-based peer intervention program for violently injured youth (Provisional abstract)      
Benefits of double reading of screening mammograms: retrospective study on a consecutive series (Provisional abstract)      
Benefits of granulocyte-colony-stimulating factor after stem cell transfusion in intensive sequential chemotherapy for breast cancer (Structured abstract)      
Benefits of information technology-enabled diabetes management (Structured abstract)      
Benefits of off-pump bypass on neurologic and clinical morbidity: a prospective randomized trial (Structured abstract)      
Benefits of pharmaceutical innovation: the case of simvastatin in Canada (Provisional abstract)      
Benefits of using magnesium sulphate (MgSO4) for eclampsia management and maternal mortality reduction: lessons from Kano State in Northern Nigeria (Provisional abstract)      
The benefits or otherwise of managing malaria cases with or without laboratory diagnosis: the experience in a district hospital in Ghana (Provisional abstract)      
Benefits resulting from 1- and 6-hour parathyroid hormone and calcium levels after thyroidectomy (Structured abstract)      
Benefits, risks and costs of immunization for measles, mumps and rubella (Structured abstract)      
Benign prostatic hyperplasia: cost and effectiveness of three alternative surgical treatment methods used in a Turkish hospital (Structured abstract)      
'Best practice' for Helicobacter pylori eradication in the primary care setting (Structured abstract)      
Beta-Agonist Lung injury TrIal-2 (BALTI-2): a multicentre, randomised, double-blind, placebo-controlled trial and economic evaluation of intravenous infusion of salbutamol versus placebo in patients with acute respiratory distress syndrome (Provisional abstract)      
Better at home: a continuous health care program for patients with advanced chronic respiratory disease (Structured abstract)      
Better health at work? An evaluation of the effects and cost-benefits of a structured workplace health improvement programme in reducing sickness absence (Provisional abstract)      
Better short-term outcome by using sutureless valves: a propensity-matched score analysis (Provisional abstract)      New 
Bevacizumab in combination with paclitaxel for HER-2 negative metastatic breast cancer: an economic evaluation (Structured abstract)      
Bevacizumab in treatment of high-risk ovarian cancer: a cost-effectiveness analysis (Provisional abstract)      
Bevacizumab, sorafenib tosylate, sunitinib and temsirolimus for renal cell carcinoma: a systematic review and economic evaluation (Provisional abstract)      
Bevacizumab vs. ranibizumab in preserving or improving vision in patients with wet, age-related macular degeneration: a cost-effectiveness review (Provisional abstract)      
Bilateral anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction as a single procedure: evaluation of cost and early functional results (Structured abstract)      
Bilateral thoracoscopic T2 to T3 sympathectomy versus botulinum injection in palmar hyperhidrosis (Provisional abstract)      
Bilateral total hip arthroplasty: One-stage versus two-stage procedures (Provisional abstract)      
Bilateral vestibular deficiency: quality of life and economic implications (Provisional abstract)      New 
Bile duct stones and laparoscopic cholecystectomy: a decision analysis to assess the roles of intraoperative cholangiography, EUS, and ERCP (Structured abstract)      
Biliary drainage in patients with unresectable, malignant obstruction where ERCP fails: endoscopic ultrasonography-guided choledochoduodenostomy versus percutaneous drainage (Provisional abstract)      
Biliary lithotripsy versus cholecystectomy: a cost-utility analysis (Structured abstract)      
Biliary stents in malignant obstructive jaundice due to pancreatic carcinoma: a cost-effectiveness analysis (Structured abstract)      
Biobrane versus Duoderm for the treatment of intermediate thickness burns in children: a prospective, randomized trial (Structured abstract)      
Biologic drugs for rheumatoid arthritis in the Medicare program: a cost-effectiveness analysis (Structured abstract)      
Biological mesh reconstruction of perineal wounds following enhanced abdominoperineal excision of rectum (APER) (Structured abstract)      
Biological therapies for the treatment of severe psoriasis in patients with previous exposure to biological therapy: a cost-effectiveness analysis (Provisional abstract)      New 
Biosimilars of filgrastim in autologous stem cell transplant: reduction in granulocyte-colony stimulating factor costs, but similar effects on bone marrow recovery (Provisional abstract)      
Biphasic insulin aspart 70/30 vs. insulin glargine in insulin naive type 2 diabetes patients: modelling the long-term health economic implications in a Swedish setting (Structured abstract)      
The Birmingham rehabilitation uptake maximisation study (BRUM): a randomised controlled trial comparing home-based with centre-based cardiac rehabilitation (Structured abstract)      
The Birmingham Rehabilitation Uptake Maximisation Study (BRUM): home-based compared with hospital-based cardiac rehabilitation in a multi-ethnic population - cost-effectiveness and patient adherence (Provisional abstract)      
Bispectral index-guided anesthesia in patients undergoing aortocoronary bypass grafting (Provisional abstract)      
Bispectral index-guided general anesthesia in combination with thoracic epidural analgesia reduces recovery time in fast-track colon surgery (Provisional abstract)      
Bivalirudin-based versus conventional heparin anticoagulation for postcardiotomy extracorporeal membrane oxygenation (Provisional abstract)      
Bivalirudin therapy is associated with improved clinical and economic outcomes in ST-elevation myocardial infarction patients undergoing percutaneous coronary intervention: results from an observational database (Provisional abstract)      
Bivalirudin versus heparin plus glycoprotein IIb/IIIa inhibitors in drug-eluting stent implantations in the absence of acute myocardial infarction: clinical and economic results (Provisional abstract)      
Bladder management after total joint arthroplasty (Structured abstract)      
Blind bedside placement of postpyloric feeding tubes by registered dietitians: success rates, outcomes, and cost-effectiveness (Provisional abstract)      
A blinded, prospective, randomized controlled trial of topical negative pressure wound closure in India (Provisional abstract)      
Blood cholesterol testing: the cost-effectiveness of opportunistic cholesterol testing - report by the SMAC to the Secretary of State for Health (Structured abstract)      
Blood cultures in the evaluation of children with cellulitis (Structured abstract)      
Blood loss associated with radical cystectomy: A prospective, randomized study comparing Impact LigaSure vs. stapling device (Provisional abstract)      
Blood pressure destabilization and related healthcare utilization among hypertensive patients using nonspecific NSAIDs and COX-2-specific inhibitors (Structured abstract)      
Blood product conservation is associated with improved outcomes and reduced costs after cardiac surgery (Provisional abstract)      
Blood salvage produces higher total blood product costs in single-level lumbar spine surgery (Provisional abstract)      
Blood screening for West Nile Virus: the cost-effectiveness of a real-time, trigger-based strategy (Provisional abstract)      
Blood utilization in hip and knee arthroplasty: a cost-minimization study (Structured abstract)      
Blunt thoracic aortic injury: delayed or early repair? (Structured abstract)      
Blunt thoracic aortic trauma: a cost-utility approach for injury detection (Structured abstract)      
Boceprevir for previously untreated patients with chronic hepatitis C Genotype 1 infection: a US-based cost-effectiveness modeling study (Provisional abstract)      
Bolus-only versus bolus + infusion of glycoprotein IIb/IIIa inhibitors during percutaneous coronary intervention (Provisional abstract)      
Bone-anchored hearing aids (BAHAs) for people who are bilaterally deaf: a systematic review and economic evaluation (Provisional abstract)      
Botulinum toxin A versus bupivacaine trigger point injections for the treatment of myofascial pain syndrome: a randomised double blind crossover study (Provisional abstract)      
Botulinum toxin for people with dystonia treated by an outreach nurse practitioner: a comparative study between a home and a clinic treatment service (Structured abstract)      
Botulinum toxin type A in the management of equinus in children with cerebral palsy: an evidence-based economic evaluation (Structured abstract)      
BoTULS: a multicentre randomised controlled trial to evaluate the clinical effectiveness and cost-effectiveness of treating upper limb spasticity due to stroke with botulinum toxin type A (Provisional abstract)      
Boussignac continuous positive airway pressure for the management of acute cardiogenic pulmonary edema: prospective study with a retrospective control group (Provisional abstract)      
Bowel preparation at home: prospective study of adverse effects in elderly people (Structured abstract)      
Brachiocephalic reconstruction II: operative and endovascular management of single-vessel disease (Structured abstract)      
Brachytherapy provides comparable outcomes and improved cost-effectiveness in the treatment of low/intermediate prostate cancer (Provisional abstract)      
Brachytherapy versus prostatectomy in localized prostate cancer: results of a French multicenter prospective medico-economic study (Structured abstract)      
BRAF mutation in papillary thyroid cancer: a cost-utility analysis of preoperative testing (Provisional abstract)      New 
Brain damage treated with non proven intensive training 2003-2011: a Norwegian cost analysis (Provisional abstract)      
BRCA1 mutations in Southern England (Structured abstract)      
Breakeven, cost benefit, cost effectiveness, and willingness to pay for web-based versus face-to-face education delivery for health professionals (Provisional abstract)      
Breaking bones, breaking budgets: a clinical and economic evaluation of a prospective, randomized, practice controlled, intervention study in the prevention of accidents in primary care (Structured abstract)      
Breast cancer screening and health service costs (Structured abstract)      
Breast cancer screening by mammography in Norway: is it cost-effective? (Structured abstract)      
Breast cancer screening, outside the population-screening program, of women from breast cancer families without proven BRCA1/BRCA2 mutations: a simulation study (Structured abstract)      
Breast cancer screening policies in developing countries: a cost-effectiveness analysis for India (Provisional abstract)      
Breast feeding or spoon feeding after cleft lip repair: a prospective, randomised study (Structured abstract)      
Breast reconstruction modality outcome study: a comparison of expander/implants and free flaps in select patients (Provisional abstract)      
Breast screening with ultrasound in women with mammography-negative dense breasts: evidence on incremental cancer detection and false positives, and associated cost (Structured abstract)      
Breast-specific gamma imaging is a cost effective and efficacious imaging modality when compared with MRI (Provisional abstract)      
Breastfeeding and formula feeding: a preliminary economic analysis (Structured abstract)      
Breastfeeding duration, costs, and benefits of a support program for low-income breastfeeding women (Structured abstract)      
Breastfeeding promotion for infants in neonatal units: a systematic review and economic analysis (Provisional abstract)      
The Breathmobile program: A good investment for underserved children with asthma (Provisional abstract)      
Bridging the gap between psychiatric hospitalization and community care: cost and quality outcomes (Structured abstract)      
Brief behavioral couples therapy for drug abuse: a randomized clinical trial examining clinical efficacy and cost-effectiveness (Provisional abstract)      
A brief cognitive behavioural preimplantation and rehabilitation programme for patients receiving an implantable cardioverter-defibrillator improves physical health and reduces psychological morbidity and unplanned readmissions (Structured abstract)      
Brief courses of palliative radiotherapy for metastatic bone pain: a pilot cost-minimization comparison with narcotic analgesics (Structured abstract)      
Brief interventions for at-risk drinking: patient outcomes and cost-effectiveness in managed care organizations (Provisional abstract)      
A brief pain management program compared with physical therapy for low back pain: results from an economic analysis alongside a randomized clinical trial (Structured abstract)      
Brief physician advice for problem drinkers: long-term efficacy and benefit-cost analysis (Structured abstract)      
Brief relationship therapy for alcoholism: a randomized clinical trial examining clinical efficacy and cost-effectiveness (Provisional abstract)      
Bringing generalists into the hospital: outcomes of a family medicine hospitalist model in Singapore (Provisional abstract)      
Bringing geriatricians to the front lines: evaluation of a quality improvement intervention in primary care (Provisional abstract)      
The British Rheumatoid Outcome Study Group (BROSG) randomised controlled trial to compare the effectiveness and cost-effectiveness of aggressive versus symptomatic therapy in established rheumatoid arthritis (Provisional abstract)      
Bronchoscopic guidance makes percutaneous tracheostomy a safe, cost-effective, and easy-to-teach procedure (Structured abstract)      
Bryant traction in paediatric femoral shaft fractures, home traction versus hospitalisation (Structured abstract)      
Buccal cell DNA extraction. Yield, purity, and cost: a comparison of two methods (Provisional abstract)      
Buccal cell DNA yield, quality, and collection costs: comparison of methods for large-scale studies (Structured abstract)      
Buckle fractures in children: is urgent treatment necessary? (Provisional abstract)      
Budesonide/formoterol as maintenance and reliever treatment compared to fixed dose combination strategies: a Canadian economic evaluation (Provisional abstract)      
Budesonide/formoterol maintenance and reliever therapy: impact on airway inflammation in asthma (Provisional abstract)      
Budget impact analysis of a pneumococcal vaccination programme in the 65-year-old Spanish cohort using a dynamic model (Provisional abstract)      
Budget impact analysis of boceprevir and telaprevir for the treatment of hepatitis C genotype 1 infection (Provisional abstract)      
Budget impact analysis of first-line treatment with pazopanib for advanced renal cell carcinoma in Spain (Provisional abstract)      
Budget impact analysis of HIV testing in the VA Healthcare System (Provisional abstract)      
Budget impact analysis of liposomal amphotericin B and amphotericin B lipid complex in the treatment of invasive fungal infections in the United States (Provisional abstract)      
Budget impact analysis of rapid screening for Staphylococcus aureus colonization among patients undergoing elective surgery in US hospitals (Structured abstract)      
Budget impact analysis of the use of oral and intravenous anti-cancer drugs for the treatment of HER2-positive metastatic breast cancer (Provisional abstract)      
Budget impact analysis of ustekinumab in the management of moderate to severe psoriasis in Greece (Provisional abstract)      
A budget-impact and cost-effectiveness model for second-line treatment of major depression (Structured abstract)      
Budget impact and cost-effectiveness of including a pentavalent rotavirus vaccine in the New Zealand childhood immunization schedule (Provisional abstract)      
Budget impact and cost-utility analysis of universal infant rotavirus vaccination in Spain (Provisional abstract)      
Budget impact and sustainability of medical care management for persons with serious mental illnesses (Provisional abstract)      
A budget impact model for a drug in heart failure: eplerenone (Structured abstract)      
Budget impact model of rituximab after failure of one or more TNFalpha inhibitor therapies in the treatment of rheumatoid arthritis (Structured abstract)      
Budget impact of rosuvastatin initiation in high-risk hyperlipidemic patients from a US managed care perspective (Provisional abstract)      
Budget impact of switching from an immediate-release to a prolonged-release formulation of tacrolimus in renal transplant recipients in the UK based on differences in adherence (Provisional abstract)      
Budgetary impact analysis of denosumab in a US health plan (Provisional abstract)      
Budgetary impact of treating acute bipolar mania in hospitalized patients with quetiapine: an economic analysis of clinical trials (Structured abstract)      
Budgetary impact of treatment with adjuvant imatinib for 1 year following surgical resection of Kit-positive localized gastrointestinal stromal tumors (Provisional abstract)      
Building a business case for colorectal surgery quality improvement (Provisional abstract)      
Building a model to determine the cost-effectiveness of breast cancer screening in France (Provisional abstract)      
Buprenorphine, buprenorphine/naloxone and methadone maintenance: a cost-effectiveness analysis (Structured abstract)      
Buprenorphine versus methadone maintenance: a cost-effectiveness analysis (Structured abstract)      
The burden of ankylosing spondylitis and the cost-effectiveness of treatment with infliximab (Remicade) (Structured abstract)      
The burden of Haemophilus influenzae type b disease in Australia and an economic appraisal of the vaccine PRP-OMP (Structured abstract)      
Burden of illness of neovascular age-related macular degeneration in Canada (Provisional abstract)      
The burden of inpatient costs in inflammatory bowel disease and opportunities to optimize care: a single metropolitan Australian center experience (Provisional abstract)      
Burden of paediatric rotavirus gastroenteritis and potential benefits of a universal rotavirus vaccination programme with RotaTeq in France (Structured abstract)      
Burden of paediatric rotavirus gastroenteritis (RVGE) and potential benefits of a universal Rotavirus vaccination programme with a pentavalent vaccine in Spain (Provisional abstract)      
Burden of rotavirus disease and cost-effectiveness of universal vaccination in the Province of Genoa (Northern Italy) (Structured abstract)      
Burden of rotavirus gastroenteritis and potential benefits of a pentavalent rotavirus vaccination in Belgium (Structured abstract)      
Burden of symptomatic dengue infection in children at primary school in Thailand: a prospective study (Provisional abstract)      
The burden of type 2 diabetes in Serbia and the cost-effectiveness of its management (Structured abstract)      
Burden of unintended pregnancy in the United States: potential savings with increased use of long-acting reversible contraception (Provisional abstract)      
Burdens and benefits of placebos in antidepressant clinical trials: a decision and cost-effectiveness analysis (Structured abstract)      
Bus rounds for palliative care education in the community (Structured abstract)      
Business case for Magnet in a small hospital (Provisional abstract)      
The business case for nursing in long-term care (Provisional abstract)      
The business case for quality improvement: oral anticoagulation for atrial fibrillation (Structured abstract)      
Buying time II: an economic evaluation of a joint NHS/Social Services residential rehabilitation unit for older people on discharge from hospital (Structured abstract)      
Bypass surgery versus stenting for the treatment of multivessel disease in patients with unstable angina compared with stable angina (Structured abstract)      
Bypass therapy assay testing as a strategy to reduce costs for treatment of haemophilia patients with inhibitors (Provisional abstract)      
Bypass versus Angioplasty in Severe Ischaemia of the Leg (BASIL) trial: health-related quality of life outcomes, resource utilization, and cost-effectiveness analysis (Provisional abstract)