Daily cost prediction model in neonatal intensive care.

  title={Daily cost prediction model in neonatal intensive care.},
  author={John A. F. Zupancic and Douglas K. Richardson and Bernie J O'brien and Barbara Schmidt and Milton C. Weinstein},
  journal={International journal of technology assessment in health care},
  volume={19 2},
OBJECTIVES One barrier to economic evaluation alongside neonatal randomized controlled trials is the expense of collecting detailed patient resource information. To reduce this data collection burden, we identified the key resource items that predict daily ancillary costs for extremely low birth weight infants. METHODS Participants were 385 infants enrolled in the Trial of Indomethacin Prophylaxis for Preterms in nine tertiary level neonatal intensive care units in Canada. Information on… CONTINUE READING

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