Willingness to pay for polysomnography in children with obstructive sleep apnea syndrome: a cost-benefit analysis.

@article{Tarasiuk2003WillingnessTP,
  title={Willingness to pay for polysomnography in children with obstructive sleep apnea syndrome: a cost-benefit analysis.},
  author={Ariel Tarasiuk and Tzahit Simon and Uri Regev and Haim Reuveni},
  journal={Sleep},
  year={2003},
  volume={26 8},
  pages={1016-21}
}
OBJECTIVES To analyze willingness to pay (WTP) for polysomnography (PSG) among parents of children with obstructive sleep apnea syndrome (OSAS). To analyze the cost-benefit of PSG in a collectively funded healthcare system. SETTING University-affiliated sleep laboratory. SUBJECTS Parents of 158 boys and 94 girls, who had a mean age of 6.0 +/- 3.9 years. The telephone survey, using a contingent valuation approach, was conducted with 3 groups of parents: those whose children were scheduled… CONTINUE READING

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