A decomposition of income-related health inequality applied to EQ-5D

  title={A decomposition of income-related health inequality applied to EQ-5D},
  author={Jens Gundgaard and J\orgen Lauridsen},
  journal={The European Journal of Health Economics},
Income-related inequality in health and its relationship to sociodemographic characteristics have received considerable attention in the health economic literature. Recently a method was suggested for decomposing income-related health inequality to contributions from individual characteristics via additive dimensions, and this was applied to a Finnish case based on 15D health scores, where health is considered to be a sum of 15 individual health dimensions. The present study adds to this… CONTINUE READING

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