F-Fluorodeoxyglucose positron emission tomography/computed tomography accuracy in the staging of non-small cell lung cancer: review and cost-effectiveness (Provisional abstract)      New 
Factors affecting cost and length of stay associated with the ileal pouch-anal anastomosis (Structured abstract)      
Factors contributing to cost in partial versus total tonsillectomy (Provisional abstract)      
Factors influencing wound dehiscence after midline laparotomy (Structured abstract)      
Faecal calprotectin testing for differentiating amongst inflammatory and non-inflammatory bowel diseases: systematic review and economic evaluation (Structured abstract)      
Faecal DNA testing compared with conventional colorectal cancer screening methods: a decision analysis (Structured abstract)      
Faecal occult blood screening for colorectal cancer: is it cost-effective? (Structured abstract)      
Failure of information as an intervention to modify clinical management: a time-series trial in patients with acute chest pain (Structured abstract)      
Fall in readmission rate for heart failure after implementation of B-type natriuretic peptide testing for discharge decision: a retrospective study (Provisional abstract)      
Falls and health status in elderly women following first eye cataract surgery: an economic evaluation conducted alongside a randomised controlled trial (Structured abstract)      
False-positive preliminary radiograph interpretations in a pediatric emergency department: clinical and economic impact (Structured abstract)      
Families on the brink: the effectiveness of family support services (Structured abstract)      
Family history assessment to detect increased risk for colorectal cancer: conceptual considerations and a preliminary economic analysis (Structured abstract)      
Fantoni translaryngeal tracheostomy versus ciaglia blue rhino percutaneous tracheostomy: a retrospective comparison (Provisional abstract)      
A fast and cost-effective method for identifying a polymorphism of interleukin 28B related to hepatitis C (Provisional abstract)      
Fast track and the pediatric emergency department: resource utilization and patient outcomes (Structured abstract)      
Fast-track pathway for minimally invasive colorectal surgery with and without alvimopan (entereg): which is more cost-effective? (Provisional abstract)      
Fast-track surgery could improve postoperative recovery in radical total gastrectomy patients (Provisional abstract)      
Fast-tracking (bypassing the PACU) does not reduce nursing workload after ambulatory surgery (Structured abstract)      
The favorable price evolution between bare metal stents and drug eluting stents increases the cost effectiveness of drug eluting stents (Provisional abstract)      
Favourable cost-benefit in an early defibrillation programme using dual dispatch of ambulance and fire services in out-of-hospital cardiac arrest (Provisional abstract)      
FDG PET scan strategies and long-term outcomes after first-line therapy in Hodgkin's disease (Structured abstract)      
Feasibility and application of single 5F multipurpose catheter in coronary and peripheral angiography via a transradial approach (Provisional abstract)      
Feasibility and cost analysis of implementing high intensity aphasia clinics within a sub-acute setting (Provisional abstract)      New 
Feasibility and cost-effectiveness of outpatient autotransplants in multiple myeloma (Structured abstract)      
Feasibility and cost-effectiveness of sentinel lymph node radiolocalization in stage NO head and neck cancer (Structured abstract)      
Feasibility and cost effectiveness of stroke prevention through community screening for atrial fibrillation using iPhone ECG in pharmacies: the SEARCH-AF study (Provisional abstract)      
Feasibility and cost-effectiveness of treating multidrug-resistant tuberculosis: a cohort study in the Philippines (Provisional abstract)      
Feasibility and cost-effectiveness of using magnification chromoendoscopy and pepsinogen serum levels for the follow-up of patients with atrophic chronic gastritis and intestinal metaplasia (Structured abstract)      
Feasibility and effectiveness of a low cost campaign on antibiotic prescribing in Italy: community level, controlled, non-randomised trial (Provisional abstract)      
Feasibility, cost, and cost-effectiveness of a telephone-based motivational intervention for underserved pregnant smokers (Structured abstract)      
Feasibility, cost-effectiveness and patients' acceptance of point-of-care INR testing in a hospital-based anticoagulation clinic (Structured abstract)      
Feasibility of 23-hour hospitalization after laparoscopic fundoplication (Structured abstract)      
The feasibility of a pragmatic randomised controlled trial to compare usual care with usual care plus individualised homeopathy, in children requiring secondary care for asthma (Structured abstract)      
Feasibility of a remote monitoring system for home-based non-invasive positive pressure ventilation of children and infants (Provisional abstract)      
Feasibility of a screening programme for lung cancer in former asbestos workers (Provisional abstract)      
Feasibility of in-home telehealth for conducting nursing research (Structured abstract)      
The feasibility of systematic use of a combined diagnostic and interventional 6 Fr guide catheter in patients with suspected coronary restenosis (Structured abstract)      
Feasibility of the fast-track recovery program after cardiac surgery in Japan (Structured abstract)      
Feasibility of using CTCA in patients with acute low-to-intermediate likelihood chest pain in a DGS (Provisional abstract)      
Feasibility of venous thromboembolism prophylaxis during inflammatory bowel disease flares in the outpatient setting: a decision analysis (Provisional abstract)      
Feasibility of withholding antibiotics in selected febrile neutropenic cancer patients (Provisional abstract)      
Feasibility, safety and cost of outpatient management of acute minor ischaemic stroke: a population-based study (Structured abstract)      
Feasibility study of home care wound management using telemedicine (Provisional abstract)      
Feasible economic strategies to improve screening compliance for colorectal cancer in Korea (Structured abstract)      
Fecal containment in bedridden patients: economic impact of 2 commercial bowel catheter systems (Structured abstract)      
Fecal immunochemical test accuracy in familial risk colorectal cancer screening (Provisional abstract)      
Fecal occult blood testing when colonoscopy capacity is limited (Provisional abstract)      
Fecal occult blood tests: a cost-effectiveness analysis (Structured abstract)      
The FEeding Support Team (FEST) randomised, controlled feasibility trial of proactive and reactive telephone support for breastfeeding women living in disadvantaged areas (Structured abstract)      
Feeding tubes and health costs postinsertion in nursing home residents with advanced dementia (Provisional abstract)      New 
Femoral shaft fracture treatment in patients age 6 to 16 years (Structured abstract)      
Femoral shaft fractures in children: traction and casting versus elastic stable intramedullary nailing (Structured abstract)      
Ferric gluconate treatment provides cost savings in patients with high ferritin and low transferrin saturation (Structured abstract)      
Fertility options after vasectomy: a cost-effectiveness analysis (Structured abstract)      
Fertility preservation for social indications: a cost-based decision analysis (Structured abstract)      
Fetal anomaly detection by second-trimester ultrasonography in a tertiary center (Structured abstract)      
Fetal Down syndrome screening: a cost effectiveness analysis of alternative screening programs (Structured abstract)      
Fetal heart screening in low-risk pregnancies (Structured abstract)      
A few years later: update of the cost-effectiveness of infant pneumococcal vaccination in Dutch children (Provisional abstract)      
Fewer interventions in the immediate post-extubation management of pediatric intensive care unit patients: safety and cost containment (Structured abstract)      
FGFR3 mutation analysis in voided urine samples to decrease cystoscopies and cost in nonmuscle invasive bladder cancer surveillance: a comparison of 3 strategies (Provisional abstract)      
Fidaxomicin for clostridium difficile-associated diarrhoea: epidemiological method for estimation of warranted price (Structured abstract)      
Field comparison of OraQuick ADVANCE Rapid HIV-1/2 antibody test and two blood-based rapid HIV antibody tests in Zambia (Provisional abstract)      
Field evaluation of a broadly sensitive HIV-1 in-house genotyping assay for use with both plasma and dried blood spot specimens in a resource-limited country (Provisional abstract)      
Field evaluation of a combination of monospecific enzyme-linked immunosorbent assays for type-specific diagnosis of human immunodeficiency virus type 1 (HIV-1) and HIV-2 infections in HIV-seropositive persons in Abidjan, Ivory Coast (Structured abstract)      
Field performance of a thin-layer chromatography assay for detection of nevirapine in umbilical cord blood (Provisional abstract)      
Fifty-three years' experience with randomized clinical trials of emergency portacaval shunt for bleeding esophageal varices in Cirrhosis: 1958-2011 (Provisional abstract)      
Filgrastim in the treatment of infected diabetic foot ulcers: retrospective cost analysis of a phase II randomised clinical trial (Structured abstract)      
Filgrastim XM02 (Tevagrastim) after autologous stem cell transplantation compared to lenograstim: favourable cost-efficacy analysis (Provisional abstract)      
Filtering strategies in mass population screening for colorectal cancer: an economic evaluation (Structured abstract)      
Final results and pharmacoeconomic analysis of a trial comparing two neoadjuvant chemotherapy (CT) regimens followed by surgery in patients with resectable non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC): a phase II randomised study by the European Lung Cancer Working Party (Provisional abstract)      
A financial analysis of laparoscopic and open cholecystectomy (Structured abstract)      
Financial and clinical implications of low-energy CT combined with 99m technetium-sestamibi SPECT for primary hyperparathyroidism (Provisional abstract)      
Financial and environmental costs of manual versus automated control of end-tidal gas concentrations (Provisional abstract)      
Financial comparison of laparoscopic versus open hepatic resection using deviation-based cost modeling (Provisional abstract)      
Financial impact of a novel pre-eclampsia diagnostic test versus standard practice: a decision-analytic modeling analysis from a UK healthcare payer perspective (Structured abstract)      
Financial impact of elimination of routine chest radiographs in a pediatric intensive care unit (Structured abstract)      
Financial impact of endoscopic vein harvest for infrainguinal bypass (Structured abstract)      
The financial impact of health information exchange on emergency department care (Provisional abstract)      
Financial impact of the introduction of erythropoietin in the treatment of anemia of premature infants in Israel (Structured abstract)      
Financial impact of two different ways of evaluating early virological response to peginterferon-alpha-2b plus ribavirin therapy in treatment-naive patients with chronic hepatitis C virus genotype 1 (Provisional abstract)      
Financial implications of male circumcision scale-up for the prevention of HIV and other sexually transmitted infections in a sub-Saharan African community (Provisional abstract)      
Financial incentives to promote smoking cessation: evidence from 11 quit and win contests (Structured abstract)      
Financial justification for routine ultrasound screening of the neonatal hip (Structured abstract)      
Financing and cost-effectiveness analysis of public-private partnerships: provision of tuberculosis treatment in South Africa (Provisional abstract)      
Finasteride: clinical and economic impacts (Structured abstract)      
Finding a needle in the haystack: the costs and cost-effectiveness of syphilis diagnosis and treatment during pregnancy to prevent congenital syphilis in Kalomo District of Zambia (Provisional abstract)      New 
Finding cancer in primary care outpatients with low back pain: a comparison of diagnostic strategies (Structured abstract)      
The findings and impact of nonrehydrated guaiac examination of the rectum (FINGER) study: a comparison of 2 methods of screening for colorectal cancer in asymptomatic average-risk factors (Structured abstract)      
Fine-needle aspiration biopsy versus ultrasound-guided fine-needle aspiration biopsy: cost-effectiveness as a frontline diagnostic modality for solitary thyroid nodules (Structured abstract)      
Fine-needle aspiration: comparison of smear, cytospin, and cell block preparations in diagnostic and cost effectiveness (Structured abstract)      
Fine-needle aspiration cytology of thyroid nodule: does the needle matter? (Provisional abstract)      
Fine-needle aspiration in the management of peripheral lymphadenopathy in a developing country (Structured abstract)      
Fingolimod reduces direct medical costs compared to natalizumab in patients with relapsing-remitting multiple sclerosis in The Netherlands (Provisional abstract)      
Finnish healthy village study: impact and outcomes of a low-cost local health promotion programme (Structured abstract)      
A firm trial of interdisciplinary rounds of the inpatient medical wards: an intervention designed using continuous quality improvement (Structured abstract)      
First- and second-trimester evaluation of risk for Down syndrome (Structured abstract)      
First-line antiretroviral therapy after single-dose nevirapine exposure in South Africa: a cost-effectiveness analysis of the OCTANE trial (Structured abstract)      
First-line bevacizumab plus taxane-based chemotherapy for metastatic breast cancer: cost-minimisation analysis (Provisional abstract)      
The first nationwide evaluation of robotic general surgery: a regionalized, small but safe start (Provisional abstract)      New 
A first-pass cost analysis of propofol versus barbiturates for children undergoing magnetic resonance imaging (Structured abstract)      
First results after introduction of the four-armed da Vinci Surgical System in fully robotic laparoscopic cholecystectomy (Structured abstract)      
First-trimester Down syndrome screening in women younger than 35 years old and cost-effectiveness analysis in Taiwan population (Provisional abstract)      
Fiscal impact of a potential legislative ban on second trimester elective terminations for prenatally diagnosed abnormalities (Structured abstract)      
Fishing line suture: cost-saving alternative for atraumatic intracutaneous skin closure. Randomized clinical trial in Rwanda (Structured abstract)      
Five mm laparoscopic varicocelectomy versus conventional varicocele ligation in young men with symptomatic varicocele: a randomized clinical study (Provisional abstract)      
Five-year cost analysis of intra-detrusor injection of botulinum toxin type A and augmentation cystoplasty for refractory neurogenic detrusor overactivity (Structured abstract)      
The five-year cost effectiveness of anterior cervical discectomy and fusion and cervical disc replacement: a Markov analysis (Provisional abstract)      New 
Five-year cost-utility analysis of acute renal replacement therapy: a societal perspective (Provisional abstract)      
Five-year Irish trial of CLI patients with TASC II type C/D lesions undergoing subintimal angioplasty or bypass surgery based on plaque echolucency (Provisional abstract)      
Five-year results of a randomised controlled trial comparing mobile and fixed bearings in total knee replacement (Provisional abstract)      
Five years treatment with strontium ranelate reduces vertebral and nonvertebral fractures and increases the number and quality of remaining life-years in women over 80 years of age (Provisional abstract)      
Fixation of nondisplaced scaphoid fractures: making treatment cost effective - prospective controlled trial (Structured abstract)      
Fixed-dose combination gel of adapalene and benzoyl peroxide plus doxycycline 100 mg versus oral isotretinoin for the treatment of severe acne: efficacy and cost analysis (Provisional abstract)      
Flap anchoring following primary breast cancer surgery facilitates early hospital discharge and reduces costs (Structured abstract)      
Flexible sigmoidoscopy in general practice (Structured abstract)      
Flexible spectral imaging color enhancement and indigo carmine in neoplasia diagnosis during colonoscopy: a large prospective UK series (Structured abstract)      
Flight related tuberculosis contact investigations in the United States: comparative risk and economic analysis of alternate protocols (Provisional abstract)      
Floseal reduces the incidence of lymphoceles after lymphadenectomies in laparoscopic and robot-assisted extraperitoneal radical prostatectomy (Provisional abstract)      
Fluconazole as prophylaxis against fungal infection in patients with advanced HIV infection (Structured abstract)      
Fluconazole compared with endoscopy for human immunodeficiency virus-infected patients with esophageal symptoms (Structured abstract)      
Flumazenil in drug overdose: randomized, placebo-controlled study to assess cost effectiveness (Structured abstract)      
Fluorescence-guided transurethral resection of bladder cancer using hexaminolevulinate: analysis of health economic impact in Sweden (Provisional abstract)      
Fluoride in the prevention of dental caries: a tentative cost-benefit analysis (Structured abstract)      
Fluoroquinolone therapy for uncomplicated skin and skin structure infections: a retrospective database comparison of treatment duration, failures and charges (Structured abstract)      
Fluoroscopically guided vs modified traditional placement of tunneled hemodialysis catheters: clinical outcomes and cost analysis (Provisional abstract)      
Fluoroscopy-free placement of standard chest wall subcutaneous chronic venous access devices (Structured abstract)      
Fluoxetine and imipramine: are there differences in cost-utility for depression in primary care? (Provisional abstract)      
Flush ligation of the sapheno-femoral junction vs simple, distal ligation. A randomised, 10-year, follow-up: the safe study (Structured abstract)      
Fluticasone propionate: an audit of outcomes and cost-effectiveness in primary care (Structured abstract)      
Fluticasone propionate-salmeterol versus inhaled corticosteroids plus montelukast: outcomes study in pediatric patients with asthma (Provisional abstract)      
Foldable vs rigid lenses after phacoemulsification for cataract surgery: a randomised controlled trial (Provisional abstract)      New 
Folic acid fortification of grain: an economic analysis (Structured abstract)      
Follow-up in colorectal cancer: cost-effectiveness analysis of established and novel concepts (Structured abstract)      
Follow-up in colorectal cancer patients: a cost-benefit analysis (Structured abstract)      
Follow-up in lung cancer: how often and for what purpose? (Structured abstract)      
Follow up of breast cancer in primary care vs specialist care: results of an economic evaluation (Structured abstract)      
Follow-up of long-term survivors of breast cancer in primary care versus specialist attention (Provisional abstract)      
Follow-up of patients with Hodgkin's disease following curative treatment: the routine CT scan is of little value (Structured abstract)      
Follow-up of prostate cancer patients by on-demand contacts with a specialist nurse: a randomized study (Structured abstract)      
Follow-up of University of Virginia experience with the modified Lothrop procedure (Structured abstract)      
Follow-up versus tissue diagnosis in BI-RADS category 3 solid breast lesions at US: a cost-consequence analysis (Structured abstract)      
Fondaparinux for isolated superficial vein thrombosis of the legs: a cost-effectiveness analysis (Structured abstract)      
Fondaparinux sodium compared with enoxaparin sodium: a cost-effectiveness analysis (Structured abstract)      
Fondaparinux versus Enoxaparin in non-ST-elevation acute coronary syndromes: short-term cost and long-term cost-effectiveness using data from the Fifth Organization to Assess Strategies in Acute Ischemic Syndromes Investigators (OASIS-5) trial (Provisional abstract)      
Fondaparinux versus enoxaprin in the management of acute coronary syndromes in Switzerland: a cost comparison analysis (Provisional abstract)      
Fontan palliation versus heart transplantation: a comparison of charges (Structured abstract)      
Foot infections in diabetic patients: decision and cost-effectiveness analyses (Structured abstract)      
FOOTSTEP: a randomized controlled trial investigating the clinical and cost effectiveness of a patient self-management program for basic foot care in the elderly (Structured abstract)      
Forecasting the economic value of an enterovirus 71 (EV71) vaccine (Structured abstract)      
Forecasting the impact of clinical practice guideline for perioperative beta-blockers to reduce cardiovascular morbidity and mortality (Structured abstract)      
A forensic evaluation of the National Emphysema Treatment Trial using the expected value of information approach (Provisional abstract)      
Fosphenytoin: pharmacoeconomic implications of therapy (Structured abstract)      
Four-month, four-drug preventive therapy for inactive pulmonary tuberculosis (Provisional abstract)      
Four strategies for the management of esophageal coins in children (Structured abstract)      
Four-year cost-utility analyses of sealed and nonsealed first permanent molars in Iowa Medicaid-enrolled children (Provisional abstract)      
A four-year study of enhancing outpatient psychotherapy in managed care (Structured abstract)      
Fractional flow reserve guided coronary revascularization in drug-eluting era in Thai patients with borderline multi-vessel coronary stenoses (Provisional abstract)      
Fracture liaison services for the evaluation and management of patients with osteoporotic fracture: a cost-effectiveness evaluation based on data collected over 8 years of service provision (Structured abstract)      
Fragile-X carrier screening and the prevalence of premutation and full-mutation carriers in Israel (Structured abstract)      
Framework for modelling the cost-effectiveness of systemic interventions aimed to reduce youth delinquency (Provisional abstract)      
A framework to evaluate the cost-effectiveness of the NADiA ProsVue Slope to guide adjuvant radiotherapy among men with high-risk characteristics following prostatectomy for prostate cancer (Provisional abstract)      New 
Free nicotine replacement therapy programs vs implementing smoke-free workplaces: a cost-effectiveness comparison (Structured abstract)      
Free vascularized fibular graft vs. ilizarov method for post-traumatic tibial bone defect (Structured abstract)      
Free versus the pedicled tram flap: a cost comparison and outcome analysis (Structured abstract)      
A French cost-consequence analysis of the renoprotective benefits of irbesartan in patients with type 2 diabetes and hypertension (Structured abstract)      
Frequency and costs of technical failures of clasp- and double crown-retained removable partial dentures (Structured abstract)      
Frequency and intensity of postoperative surveillance after curative treatment of pancreatic cancer: a cost-effectiveness analysis (Provisional abstract)      
The frequency of bleeding complications in patients with haematological malignancy following the introduction of a stringent prophylactic platelet transfusion policy (Structured abstract)      
Frequency of post-ERCP pancreatitis in a single tertiary referral centre without and with routine prophylaxis with gabexate: a 6-year survey and cost-effectiveness analysis (Structured abstract)      
From accuracy to patient outcome and cost-effectiveness evaluations of diagnostic tests and biomarkers: an exemplary modelling study (Provisional abstract)      
From clinical evidence to everyday practice: implementing findings from a cost-effectiveness analysis for endoscopic injection therapy for upper-gastrointestinal bleeding (Provisional abstract)      
From randomised clinical trials to clinical practice: a pragmatic cost-effectiveness analysis of paclitaxel in first-line therapy for advanced ovarian cancer (Structured abstract)      
From the patient perspective: the economic value of seasonal and H1N1 influenza vaccination (Structured abstract)      
Frontoethmoidal meningoencephalocoele repair in Cambodia: outcomes and cost comparisons (Provisional abstract)      
Frovatriptan and rizatriptan economic evaluation: the FREEVA study (Provisional abstract)      
Frozen preoperative autologous blood donation for heart transplantation at the Mayo Clinic from 1988 to 1999 (Structured abstract)      
Full prescription coverage versus usual prescription coverage after coronary artery bypass graft surgery: analysis from the Post-Myocardial Infarction Free Rx Event and Economic Evaluation (FREEE) randomized trial (Provisional abstract)      
Full-thickness endoscopic resection of nonintracavitary gastric stromal tumors: a novel approach (Provisional abstract)      
Function after spinal treatment, exercise, and rehabilitation: cost-effectiveness analysis based on a randomized controlled trial (Structured abstract)      
Functional and economic outcomes of cardiopulmonary patients: a preliminary comparison of the inpatient rehabilitation and skilled nursing facility environments (Provisional abstract)      
Functional and radiographic medium-term outcome evaluation of the humerus block, a minimally invasive operative technique for proximal humeral fractures (Provisional abstract)      
Functional benefits and cost/benefit analysis of continuous intrathecal baclofen infusion for the management of severe spasticity (Structured abstract)      
Functional endoscopic dilatation of the sinuses: patient satisfaction, postoperative pain, and cost (Provisional abstract)      
Functional incidental training: applicability and feasibility in the Veterans Affairs nursing home patient population (Structured abstract)      
Functional outcomes and cost estimation for extra-articular and simple intra-articular distal radius fractures treated with open reduction and internal fixation versus closed reduction and percutaneous Kirschner wire fixation (Provisional abstract)      
Functional results of angular-stable plate fixation in displaced proximal humeral fractures (Provisional abstract)      
Funding a smoking cessation program for Crohn's disease: an economic evaluation (Provisional abstract)      New 
Fusidic acid and erythromycin in the treatment of skin and soft tissue infection: a double blind study (Structured abstract)      
Future benefits and cost-effectiveness of prostate carcinoma screening (Structured abstract)      
Future employability, a new approach to cost-effectiveness analysis of antipsychotic therapy (Structured abstract)      
Future impact of various interventions on the burden of COPD in Canada: a dynamic population model (Structured abstract)      
Fuzzy logic control of inspired isoflurane and oxygen concentrations using minimal flow anaesthesia (Structured abstract)