• Medicine
  • Published 2010

Economic burden of malignant neoplasms in Shandong province [山东省恶性肿瘤经济负担分析]

@inproceedings{Guo2010EconomicBO,
  title={Economic burden of malignant neoplasms in Shandong province [山东省恶性肿瘤经济负担分析]},
  author={Xiaolei Guo and Jiandong Sun and Jixiang Ma and Jiyu Zhang and Zhentao Fu and Zilong Lu and Weika Li and Aiqiang Xu},
  year={2010}
}
Objective: To evaluate the economic burden of malignant neoplasms in Shandong province in order to provide scientific evidence for policy-making. Methods: The main sources for this study were the data from the third sampling survey of death cause in 2006 and cancer prevalence survey in 2007 in Shandong province. The direct medical cost was calculated based on the survey data. The indirect cost due to mortality and morbidity were estimated with human capital approach based on the data… CONTINUE READING

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