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Title Applied methods of cost-effectiveness analysis in health care / Alastair M. Gray, Philip M. Clarke, Jane L. Wolstenholme, Sarah Wordsworth.
Imprint Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2011.

Series Handbooks in health economic evaluation series
Handbooks in health economic evaluation series.
Subject Medical economics.
Cost effectiveness.
Cost-Benefit Analysis -- methods.
Economics, Medical.
Health Care Costs.
Outcome Assessment (Health Care) -- methods.
Quality of Health Care -- economics.
Alt Name Gray, Alastair, 1953-
Clarke, Philip M.
Wolstenholme, Jane L.
Wordsworth, Sarah.
Add Title Applied methods of cost-effectiveness analysis in healthcare
Description 1 online resource (vi, 313 pages) : illustrations.
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents 1 Introduction -- 2 Economic evaluation in health care -- 3 Life tables and extrapolation -- 4 Modelling outcomes using patient-level data -- 5 Measuring, valuing, and analysing health outcomes -- 6 Defining, measuring, and valuing costs -- 7 Analysing costs -- 8 Decision analytic modelling : decision trees -- 9 Decision analytic modelling : Markov models -- 10 Representing uncertainty in decision analytic models -- 11 Presenting cost-effectiveness results -- 12 Summing up and future directions.
Summary The third volume in the Handbooks in Health Economic Evaluation series, this book provides the reader with a comprehensive set of instructions and examples of how to perform an economic evaluation of a health intervention. It focuses solely on cost-effectiveness analysis in health care. The book is developed out of the Advanced Methods of Cost-Effectiveness Analysis course taught at the University of Oxford and the four main sections mirror the four principal components of the course: Outcomes, Costs, Modelling using decision tress and Markov models, and Presenting cost-effectiveness results.
Note Print version record.
ISBN 9780191551680
0191551686
9780199227280 (pbk.)
0199227284 (pbk.)
OCLC # 801363636
Additional Format Print version: Applied methods of cost-effectiveness analysis in health care. Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2011 9780199227280 (DLC) 2011280002 (OCoLC)674649484