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Title Economic evaluation of pharmacy services / edited by Zaheer-Ud-Din Babar
Published London, United Kingdom ; San Diego, California : Elsevier/Academic Press, [2017]
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Description 1 online resource (xviii, 229 pages) : illustrations (some color)
Contents An introduction to economic evaluation of health care programs / C. Jommi -- Economic evaluation of community and hospital pharmacy services: an introductory review / T. Gammie, S. Vogler and Z.-U.-D. Babar -- Economic evaluation of pharmacy services: review of studies from Asia, Africa, and South America / M.I. Mohamed Ibrahim and H.S. Suh -- Economic evaluation and its types / D.M. Dawoud and D.L. Baines -- Design principles for economic evaluations in pharmacy / J.A. Whitty -- Steps in conducting an economic evaluation / A.A. Shafie, G.N. Chua and Y.V. Yong -- Evaluation of the Community Pharmacist-led Anticoagulation Management Service (CPAMS) pilot program in New Zealand / J. Shaw, J. Harrison and J.E. Harrison -- Economic evaluation of pharmacy services in Portugal / S. Corta -- Economic evaluation of pharmacist-managed warfarin therapy: a review of studies / S. Saokaew [and 3 others] -- Economic evaluation of a medicines management model in New Zealand: a proposal / Z.-U.-D. Babar and R. Edlin
Summary "Economic Evaluation of Pharmacy Services provides the latest on the trend to a more product-centered and service-centered practice, eschewing traditional economic evaluation techniques that focus on product-to-product comparisons in favor of evaluating processes that measure costs and health outcomes. Complete with examples focusing on best practices, including various study designs, types of pharmacy services, and types of outcomes being evaluated, the book emphasizes case studies and examples that help readers understand economic evaluation techniques. Many of these techniques are transferable across countries, especially where there are advanced and stable health systems in place. With the help of this practical guide, readers will gain a thorough understanding of the application of economic evaluation of pharmacy services.Delivers a practical guide for conducting economic evaluations of hospital and community pharmacy services. Documents the literature around health economic evaluation and innovative pharmacy services Guides the development of a standardized health economic evaluation tool to evaluate these services"--Provided by publisher
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Online resource; title from e-book title screen (EbscoHost platform, viewed December 16, 2016)
Subject Pharmaceutical services -- Evaluation.
Form Electronic book
Author Babar, Zaheer-ud-din, editor
ISBN 0128037008 (electronic bk.)
9780128037003 (electronic bk.)