Development and application of Model of Resource Utilization, Costs, and Outcomes for Stroke (MORUCOS): an Australian economic model for stroke.

@article{Mihalopoulos2005DevelopmentAA,
  title={Development and application of Model of Resource Utilization, Costs, and Outcomes for Stroke (MORUCOS): an Australian economic model for stroke.},
  author={Catherine Mihalopoulos and Dominique A Cadilhac and Marjory L. Moodie and Helen M. Dewey and Amanda G Thrift and Geoffrey Alan Donnan and Robert C. Carter},
  journal={International journal of technology assessment in health care},
  year={2005},
  volume={21 4},
  pages={499-505}
}
OBJECTIVES To outline the development, structure, data assumptions, and application of an Australian economic model for stroke (Model of Resource Utilization, Costs, and Outcomes for Stroke [MORUCOS]). METHODS The model has a linked spreadsheet format with four modules to describe the disease burden and treatment pathways, estimate prevalence-based and incidence-based costs, and derive life expectancy and quality of life consequences. The model uses patient-level, community-based, stroke… CONTINUE READING

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