gms | German Medical Science

Scientific journal series of the Health Technology Assessment (HTA) in the Federal Republic of Germany

The German Agency for Health Technology Assessment (DAHTA)

ISSN 1864-9645



The German Agency for HTA (DAHTA) at the DIMDI was founded in 2000. It runs the HTA information system and a programme for the production of HTA reports.

About 15 HTA reports are released yearly in the Health Technology Assessment scientific journal series (ISSN 1864-9645). The quality-approved work (peer review procedure) is published in GMS and in the DAHTA database of the DIMDI where it is searchable free of charge. Everyone online is able to submit questions to the DIMDI concerning reports.