Economic Evaluation of Antibacterials in the Treatment of Acute Sinusitis

  title={Economic Evaluation of Antibacterials in the Treatment of Acute Sinusitis},
  author={Dr Claudine Laurier and Lachaine Jean and Murray P. Ducharme},
Objective: The objective of this study was to compare costs, efficacy and cost efficacy of alternate oral antibacterial regimens for the ambulatory treatment of acute sinusitis. A public third-party perspective was adopted. Design: The analysis was based on a decision tree and considered the episode of care from the decision to initiate an antibacterial until the end of the first course of treatment or the end of a subsequent course of treatment when needed. Efficacy data were retrieved from… CONTINUE READING
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