Essentials of Economic Evaluation in Healthcare

Essentials of Economic Evaluation in Healthcare With increasing pressure on national healthcare budgets there has evolved in recent years a greater appreciation of the costs of medical interventions This has resulted in the burgeoning field of hea

  • Title: Essentials of Economic Evaluation in Healthcare
  • Author: Rachel Elliott
  • ISBN: 9780853695745
  • Page: 397
  • Format: Paperback
  • With increasing pressure on national healthcare budgets, there has evolved in recent years a greater appreciation of the costs of medical interventions This has resulted in the burgeoning field of health economics in which the costs versus benefits of various medical treatments are compared against desired incomes Bridging a gap in the literature, this new book introduceWith increasing pressure on national healthcare budgets, there has evolved in recent years a greater appreciation of the costs of medical interventions This has resulted in the burgeoning field of health economics in which the costs versus benefits of various medical treatments are compared against desired incomes Bridging a gap in the literature, this new book introduces and comprehensively covers the subject of health economics Section 1 explains in detail the principles and theory of health economics using examples relevant to pharmacy Section 2 moves on to discuss economic evaluation methodology and contains many work examples Each chapter is fully referenced and contains a bibliography and suggestions for further reading.

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    1. A simple and easy book to explain the economic for healthcare providers. It helped me a lot to understand and progress in my course. I'm sure it will be a good reference for ppl like me with no background in health economic.

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