The hospital costs of treating lung cancer in the United Kingdom

@inproceedings{Wolstenholme1999TheHC,
  title={The hospital costs of treating lung cancer in the United Kingdom},
  author={Jane L. Wolstenholme and D K Whynes},
  booktitle={British Journal of Cancer},
  year={1999}
}
A detailed patient-by-patient costing analysis, based on case records for 253 patients diagnosed in 1993, reveals that the mean 4-year diagnosis and management costs amounted to £6150 and £5668 for non-small cell and small cell lung cancer respectively. These costs are lower than those identified in Canadian studies, the difference being explained by the… CONTINUE READING