Measurement of health state utilities for economic appraisal.

  title={Measurement of health state utilities for economic appraisal.},
  author={George W. Torrance},
  journal={Journal of health economics},
  volume={5 1},
Health status measurement for use in economic appraisal of health care programmes is reviewed in this paper, with particular emphasis on utility measurement. A framework for economic appraisal is presented displaying the various components that must be measured, and showing how the three forms of analysis (cost-effectiveness analysis, cost-benefit analysis… CONTINUE READING