Estimation of savings of life-years and cost from early detection of cervical cancer: a follow-up study using nationwide databases for the period 2002–2009


Few studies consider both the survival and financial benefits of detection of invasive cervical cancer (ICC) at earlier stages. This study estimated the savings in life-years and costs from early diagnosis of cervical cancer using an ex post approach. A total of 28,797 patients diagnosed with cervical cancer in the period 2002–2009 were identified from the… (More)
DOI: 10.1186/1471-2407-14-505

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