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  1. This study compares the costs and effects of a regimen with ritonavir-boosted tipranavir (TPV/r) to a physician-selected genotypically-defined standard-of-care comparator protease inhibitor regimen boosted wit...

    Authors: Gijs AA Hubben, Jasper M Bos, Christa A Veltman-Starkenburg, Simon Stegmeijer, Henrik W Finnern, Bregt S Kappelhoff, Kit N Simpson, Andrea Tramarin and Maarten J Postma
    Citation: Cost Effectiveness and Resource Allocation 2007 5:15
  2. The purpose of this study was to compare technical and scale efficiency of primary care centers from the two largest Greek providers, the National Health System (NHS) and the Social Security Foundation (IKA) a...

    Authors: Nick Kontodimopoulos, Giorgos Moschovakis, Vassilis H Aletras and Dimitris Niakas
    Citation: Cost Effectiveness and Resource Allocation 2007 5:14
  3. Global resource needs estimation is a critical part of addressing the HIV/AIDS epidemic. To generate these estimates knowledge of costs and cost structures is required. The evidence base for costs of HIV preve...

    Authors: Lorna Guinness, Lilani Kumaranayake and Kara Hanson
    Citation: Cost Effectiveness and Resource Allocation 2007 5:13
  4. Measurement of individuals' costs and outcomes in randomized trials allows uncertainty about cost effectiveness to be quantified. Uncertainty is expressed as probabilities that an intervention is cost effectiv...

    Authors: Max O Bachmann, Lara Fairall, Allan Clark and Miranda Mugford
    Citation: Cost Effectiveness and Resource Allocation 2007 5:12
  5. The Transition cost accounting system integrates clinical, resource utilization, and financial information and is currently being used by several hospitals in Canada and the United States to calculate the cost...

    Authors: Arik Azoulay, Nadine M Doris, Kristian B Filion, Joanna Caron, Louise Pilote and Mark J Eisenberg
    Citation: Cost Effectiveness and Resource Allocation 2007 5:11
  6. Asthma is a chronic lung disease in which recurrent asthma symptoms create a substantial burden to individuals and their families. At the same time the economic burden associated with asthma is considerable.

    Authors: Daniëlle CM Willems, Manuela A Joore, Johannes JE Hendriks, Emiel FM Wouters and Johan L Severens
    Citation: Cost Effectiveness and Resource Allocation 2007 5:10
  7. In a period when a public-private mix in Greece is under consideration and hospital budgets become restrained, economic assessment is important for rational decision making. The study aimed to estimate the hos...

    Authors: Mary Geitona, Magdalini Hatzikou, Zoi Hatzistamatiou, Aggeliki Anastasiadou and T D Theodoratou
    Citation: Cost Effectiveness and Resource Allocation 2007 5:9
  8. In the quest for public and private resources, prevention continues to face a difficult challenge in obtaining tangible public and political support. This may be partly because the economic evidence in favour ...

    Authors: David LB Schwappach, Till A Boluarte and Marc Suhrcke
    Citation: Cost Effectiveness and Resource Allocation 2007 5:5
  9. To estimate the prevalence of minor depression among US adults with diabetes, health care resource utilization, and expenditures by people with diabetes with and without minor depression.

    Authors: Lori Nichols, Phoebe L Barton, Judith Glazner and Marianne McCollum
    Citation: Cost Effectiveness and Resource Allocation 2007 5:4
  10. There is a high and rising prevalence of cardiovascular risk in sub-Saharan Africa, a development typical for countries in epidemiological transition. Contrary to recommendations in treatment guidelines, medic...

    Authors: Bjarne Robberstad, Yusuf Hemed and Ole F Norheim
    Citation: Cost Effectiveness and Resource Allocation 2007 5:3
  11. Osteoporosis creates brittle bones susceptible to fracture, with resulting high levels of morbidity and mortality. Poor access to bone densitometry services for the residents of North Wales led to the Welsh As...

    Authors: Robert L Atenstaedt, Sandra Payne, Richard Roberts, Ian Russell, Daphne Russell and Rhiannon Tudor Edwards
    Citation: Cost Effectiveness and Resource Allocation 2007 5:1
  12. Given the size of the HIV epidemic in South Africa and other developing countries, scaling up antiretroviral treatment (ART) represents one of the key public health challenges of the next decade. Appropriate p...

    Authors: Susan M Cleary, Di McIntyre and Andrew M Boulle
    Citation: Cost Effectiveness and Resource Allocation 2006 4:20
  13. Depression is among the major contributors to worldwide disease burden and adequate modelling requires a framework designed to depict real world disease progression as well as its economic implications as clos...

    Authors: Agathe Le Lay, Nicolas Despiegel, Clément François and Gérard Duru
    Citation: Cost Effectiveness and Resource Allocation 2006 4:19
  14. Diabetes is often associated with complications and comorbidities. The purpose of this research is to compare medical resources used by patients with the following diagnoses: diabetes mellitus (DM), diabetic n...

    Authors: Trong K Le, Stephen L Able and Maureen J Lage
    Citation: Cost Effectiveness and Resource Allocation 2006 4:18
  15. Little is known about cost implications of anemia and its association with mortality in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). This claims analysis addresses these questions.

    Authors: Michael T Halpern, Marya D Zilberberg, Jordana K Schmier, Edmund C Lau and Andrew F Shorr
    Citation: Cost Effectiveness and Resource Allocation 2006 4:17
  16. One of the United States' national health objectives for 2010 is that 95% of children aged <6 years participate in fully operational population-based immunization information systems (IIS). Despite important p...

    Authors: Diana L Bartlett, Noelle-Angelique M Molinari, Ismael R Ortega-Sanchez and Gary A Urquhart
    Citation: Cost Effectiveness and Resource Allocation 2006 4:15
  17. The objective of this paper is to estimate the amount of cost-savings to the Australian health care system from implementing an evidence-based clinical protocol for diagnosing emergency patients with suspected...

    Authors: Elena V Gospodarevskaya, Stacy K Goergen, Anthony H Harris, Thomas Chan, John F de Campo, Rory Wolfe, Eng T Gan, Michael B Wheeler and John McKay
    Citation: Cost Effectiveness and Resource Allocation 2006 4:12
  18. Public-private partnerships (PPP) could be effective in scaling up services. We estimated cost and cost-effectiveness of different PPP arrangements in the provision of tuberculosis (TB) treatment, and the fina...

    Authors: Edina Sinanovic and Lilani Kumaranayake
    Citation: Cost Effectiveness and Resource Allocation 2006 4:11
  19. Hyponatremia is a disorder of fluid and electrolyte balance characterized by a relative excess of body water relative to body sodium content. It is the most common electrolyte disorder encountered in clinical ...

    Authors: Audra Boscoe, Clark Paramore and Joseph G Verbalis
    Citation: Cost Effectiveness and Resource Allocation 2006 4:10
  20. National and international policy makers have been increasing their focus on developing strategies to enable poor countries achieve the millennium development goals. This requires information on the costs of d...

    Authors: Benjamin Johns, Taghreed Adam and David B Evans
    Citation: Cost Effectiveness and Resource Allocation 2006 4:8
  21. Demographic projections suggest a major increase in non-communicable disease (NCD) mortality over the next two decades in developing countries. In a climate of scarce resources, policy-makers need to know whic...

    Authors: Jo-Ann Mulligan, Damian Walker and Julia Fox-Rushby
    Citation: Cost Effectiveness and Resource Allocation 2006 4:7
  22. In most countries of the sub-Saharan Africa, health care needs have been increasing due to emerging and re-emerging health problems. However, the supply of health care resources to address the problems has bee...

    Authors: Eyob Zere, Thomas Mbeeli, Kalumbi Shangula, Custodia Mandlhate, Kautoo Mutirua, Ben Tjivambi and William Kapenambili
    Citation: Cost Effectiveness and Resource Allocation 2006 4:5
  23. Coxibs are claimed to be cost-effective drugs and reduced prescription of gastroprotective agents is assumed to be one of their major benefits. Real life prescription of these drugs may be substantially differ...

    Authors: Giulio Formoso, Angelo Menna, Claudio Voci, Andrea Violante and Nicola Magrini
    Citation: Cost Effectiveness and Resource Allocation 2006 4:4
  24. In the English NHS, Primary Care Trusts (PCTs) are required to commission health services, to maximise the well-being of the population, subject to the available budget. There are numerous techniques employed ...

    Authors: Edward CF Wilson, John Rees and Richard J Fordham
    Citation: Cost Effectiveness and Resource Allocation 2006 4:3
  25. This paper estimates the cost-effectiveness of five interventions that could counter injuries in lower and middle income countries(LMICs): better traffic enforcement, erecting speed bumps, promoting helmets fo...

    Authors: David M Bishai and Adnan A Hyder
    Citation: Cost Effectiveness and Resource Allocation 2006 4:2
  26. This study was designed to quantify the resources used in reestablishing contact with women who missed their scheduled cervical cancer screening visits and to assess the success of this effort in reducing loss...

    Authors: Jeremy D Goldhaber-Fiebert, Lynette E Denny, Michelle De Souza, Thomas C Wright Jr, Louise Kuhn and Sue J Goldie
    Citation: Cost Effectiveness and Resource Allocation 2005 3:11
  27. The study aims to investigate whether laparoscopic cholecystectomy (LC) is a cost-effective strategy for managing gallbladder-stone disease compared to the conventional open cholecystectomy(OC) in a Thai setting.

    Authors: Yot Teerawattananon and Miranda Mugford
    Citation: Cost Effectiveness and Resource Allocation 2005 3:10
  28. The Government of Ghana has been implementing various health sector reforms (e.g. user fees in public health facilities, decentralization, sector-wide approaches to donor coordination) in a bid to improve effi...

    Authors: Daniel Osei, Selassi d'Almeida, Melvill O George, Joses M Kirigia, Ayayi Omar Mensah and Lenity H Kainyu
    Citation: Cost Effectiveness and Resource Allocation 2005 3:9
  29. The use of neonatal screening for cystic fibrosis is widely debated in the United Kingdom and elsewhere, but the evidence available to inform policy is limited. This paper explores the cost-effectiveness of ad...

    Authors: Neil Simpson, Rob Anderson, Franco Sassi, Alexandra Pitman, Peter Lewis, Karen Tu and Heather Lannin
    Citation: Cost Effectiveness and Resource Allocation 2005 3:8
  30. From a health care provider prospective, to assess the cost-effectiveness of four Antiretroviral therapy (ART) regimens given in addition to voluntary counselling and testing (VCT) for preventing mother-to-chi...

    Authors: Yot Teerawattananon, Theo Vos, Viroj Tangcharoensathien and Miranda Mugford
    Citation: Cost Effectiveness and Resource Allocation 2005 3:7
  31. Identifying new approaches to tuberculosis treatment that are effective and put less demand to meagre health resources is important. One such approach is community based direct observed treatment (DOT). The pu...

    Authors: Eliud Wandwalo, Bjarne Robberstad and Odd Morkve
    Citation: Cost Effectiveness and Resource Allocation 2005 3:6
  32. Attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) is a common disorder that is associated with broad functional impairment among both children and adults. The purpose of this paper is to review and summarize ava...

    Authors: Louis S Matza, Clark Paramore and Manishi Prasad
    Citation: Cost Effectiveness and Resource Allocation 2005 3:5
  33. For patients with mild hepatitis A virus (HAV) infection, this study compared estimates of total costs associated with managing cases under a policy of mandatory hospitalization in the Republic of Kazakhstan a...

    Authors: Abdiaziz S Yassin, Michael Favorov, Edmond Maes, Ramses Sadek, Aliya Jumagulova, Victor Merker, Tatiana Surdina and Terence Chorba
    Citation: Cost Effectiveness and Resource Allocation 2005 3:4
  34. Hypertension is among the most common chronic condition in middle-aged and older adults. Approximately 50 million Americans are currently diagnosed with this condition, and more than $18.7 billion is spent on ...

    Authors: G John Chen, Luigi Ferrucci, William P Moran and Marco Pahor
    Citation: Cost Effectiveness and Resource Allocation 2005 3:2
  35. Chronic fatigue syndrome (CFS) is a chronic incapacitating illness that affects between 400,000 and 800,000 Americans. Despite the disabling nature of this illness, scant research has addressed the economic im...

    Authors: Kenneth J Reynolds, Suzanne D Vernon, Ellen Bouchery and William C Reeves
    Citation: Cost Effectiveness and Resource Allocation 2004 2:4
  36. Health organizations the world over are required to set priorities and allocate resources within the constraint of limited funding. However, decision makers may not be well equipped to make explicit rationing ...

    Authors: Craig Mitton and Cam Donaldson
    Citation: Cost Effectiveness and Resource Allocation 2004 2:3

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