Person

Sue P. O'Malley

Journal article

The Australian experiment: the use of evidence based medicine for the reimbursement of surgical and diagnostic procedures (1998-2004)

In 1998 a formal process using the criteria of safety, effectiveness and cost-effectiveness (evidence based medicine) for the introduction and use of new medical procedures was implemented in Australia. Sue P. O’Malley examines the effectiveness of this process based on the original criteria.