BACKGROUND: Currently there is no framework for those involved in the identification, evaluation and prioritisation of new diagnostic technologies. Therefore we aimed to develop prioritisation criteria for the assessment of new diagnostic technologies, by gaining international consensus on not only which criteria should be used, but also their relative importance. METHODS: A two-round Delphi process was used to generate consensus amongst an international panel of twenty-six experts on priori...Expand abstract
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