Cost-effectiveness of epinephrine and dexamethasone in children with bronchiolitis.

@article{Sumner2010CosteffectivenessOE,
  title={Cost-effectiveness of epinephrine and dexamethasone in children with bronchiolitis.},
  author={Amanda Sumner and Doug Coyle and Craig R Mitton and David W Johnson and Hema Patel and Terry P Klassen and Rhonda Correll and Serge Gouin and Maala Bhatt and Gary I Joubert and Karen J. L. Black and Troy Turner and Sandra Whitehouse and Amy C. Plint},
  journal={Pediatrics},
  year={2010},
  volume={126 4},
  pages={
          623-31
        }
}
OBJECTIVE Using data from the Canadian Bronchiolitis Epinephrine Steroid Trial we assessed the cost-effectiveness of treatments with epinephrine and dexamethasone for infants between 6 weeks and 12 months of age with bronchiolitis. METHODS An economic evaluation was conducted from both the societal and health care system perspectives including all costs during 22 days after enrollment. The effectiveness of therapy was measured by the duration of symptoms of feeding problems, sleeping problems… CONTINUE READING

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