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Author Drummond, Michael, author

Title Methods for the economic evaluation of health care programmes
Edition Fourth edition / Michael F. Drummond, Mark J. Sculpher, Karl Claxton, Greg L. Stoddart, George W. Torrance
Published Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2015


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Description 445 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Series Oxford medical publications
Oxford medical publications.
Contents 1. Introduction to economic evaluation -- 2. Making decisions in health care -- 3. Critical assessment of economic evaluation -- 4. Principles of economic evaluation -- 5. Measuring and valuing effects: health gain -- 6. Measuring and valuing effects: consumption benefits of health care -- 7. Cost analysis -- 8. Using clinical studies as vehicles for economic evaluation -- 9. Economic evaluation using decision-analytic modelling -- 10. Identifying, synthesizing, and analysing evidence for economic evaluation -- 11. Characterizing, reporting, and interpreting uncertainty -- 12. How to take matters further
Summary “The purpose of economic evaluation is to inform decisions intended to improve healthcare.” “The book analyses the methodological and policy challenges that face health systems in seeking to allocate resources efficiently and fairly.”--Back cover
Notes Previous edition: 2005
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Subject Medical care -- Cost effectiveness.
Medical care -- Costs and Cost Analysis
Medical care, Cost of -- Evluation
Medical care, Cost of -- Evaluation.
Medical economics.
Reading List HSH719 prescribed text 2023
HSH764 recommended text 2023
Author Claxton, Karl, author
Sculpher, Mark J., author
Stoddart, G. L., author
Torrance, George W., author
LC no. 2015938217
ISBN 0199665877 (hardback)
9780199665877 (hardback)
9780199665884 (paperback)