Cost-effectiveness analysis of HIV treatment in the clinical practice of a public hospital in northern Italy

@inproceedings{Rizzardini2012CosteffectivenessAO,
  title={Cost-effectiveness analysis of HIV treatment in the clinical practice of a public hospital in northern Italy},
  author={Giuliano Rizzardini and Paolo Bonfanti and Laura Carenzi and Massimo Coen and Giovanna Orlando and Sergio di Matteo and Giorgio L Colombo},
  booktitle={Therapeutics and clinical risk management},
  year={2012}
}
INTRODUCTION We carried out an economic analysis to assess the cost-effectiveness of highly active antiretroviral therapy (HAART) regimens in Italy for the management of human immunodeficiency virus (HIV)-infected patients according to clinical practice in the Infectious Diseases Department of "L. Sacco" Hospital, Milan, Italy. PATIENTS AND METHODS The incremental cost-effectiveness analysis was completed by means of a Markov model. Through a decision-analytic approach, this enabled us to… CONTINUE READING