Cost-Effectiveness Analysis of Isavuconazole vs. Voriconazole as First-Line Treatment for Invasive Aspergillosis
Advances in Therapy; 2017 Jan;34(1):207-220. doi: 10.1007/s12325-016-0443-1. Epub 2016 Dec 2.
Invasive aspergillosis (IA) is associated with a significant clinical and economic burden. The phase III SECURE trial demonstrated non-inferiority in clinical efficacy between isavuconazole and voriconazole. No studies have evaluated the cost-effectiveness of isavuconazole compared to voriconazole. The objective of this study was to evaluate the costs and cost-effectiveness of isavuconazole vs. voriconazole for the first-line treatment of IA from the US hospital perspective.
Harrington R, Lee E, Yang H
, Wei J, Messali A, Azie N, Wu EQ
, Spalding J.