IHE has years of experience in conducting projects within the field of oncology where we have conducted studies commissioned by national authorities, regional provider organizations, pharmaceutical companies and patient organizations. In addition to studies of specific cancer types and therapeutic options, we also have experience in evaluating diagnostic measures and screening programs.

Example of indications in oncology where we have worked include:

  • Breast cancer
  • Prostate cancer
  • Lung cancer
  • Colorectal cancer
  • Leukaemia (ALL, AML, KLL, KML)
  • Ovarian cancer
  • Melanoma
  • Myeloma
  • Pancreatic cancer
  • Kidney cancer
  • Testis cancer

IHE’s work in this field has resulted in more than 50 academic publications. Examples of studies include:

  • Cost-effectiveness studies of screening programs for several forms of cancer
  • Cost-of-illness studies for several cancer forms
  • Cost estimates for different treatment regimens
  • Willingness-to-pay studies
  • Cost-effectiveness studies of different therapies
  • Analyses of cancer care in Europe and the Nordics