Health care costs and financial consequences of epidemiological changes in chronic diseases in Latin America: evidence from Mexico.

@article{Arredondo2005HealthCC,
  title={Health care costs and financial consequences of epidemiological changes in chronic diseases in Latin America: evidence from Mexico.},
  author={Armando Arredondo and Alexis Z{\'u}{\~n}iga and Irene Parada},
  journal={Public health},
  year={2005},
  volume={119 8},
  pages={711-20}
}
OBJECTIVE To determine the costs of health services and the financial consequences of changes in the epidemiological profile of chronic diseases in Latin America. STUDY DESIGN We conducted longitudinal analyses of costs and of the economic impact of the epidemiological transition in healthcare services for diabetes and hypertension in the Mexican health system. The study population included both the insured and uninsured populations. METHODS The cost-evaluation method was based on the… CONTINUE READING

Citations

Publications citing this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 17 extracted citations

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…