Measuring the financial burden of acute cough in pre-school children: a cost of illness study

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BACKGROUND CONTEXT Acute cough is a very common symptom presentation among children in primary care and is usually due to respiratory infection, yet its cost is unknown. An estimate of the cost to healthcare providers and parents would aid budgetary decision-making, and provide an insight into the need for interventions to reduce the burden. PURPOSE To… (More)
DOI: 10.1186/1471-2296-9-10

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@article{Hollinghurst2008MeasuringTF, title={Measuring the financial burden of acute cough in pre-school children: a cost of illness study}, author={Sandra Hollinghurst and Catherine Gorst and Tom Fahey and Alastair D. Hay}, journal={BMC Family Practice}, year={2008}, volume={9}, pages={10 - 10} }