Table 7-76Separate combination of prostaglandin analogues + beta-blockers vs. beta-blockers - Economic study characteristics

StudyLimitationsApplicabilityOther Comments
Rouland2003125Serious limitations (a, b)Partially applicable (c, d)
Rouland2005126Serious limitations (a, b)Partially applicable (c, d)Same study as above but different outcomes reported.

Not based on RCT clinical evidence.


Short follow-up.


Not UK cost figures.


Second-line treatment

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