Cost of Illness

Known as: Costs, Disease, Disease Costs, Illness Burdens 
The personal cost of acute or chronic disease. The cost to the patient may be an economic, social, or psychological cost or personal loss to self… (More)
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2017
Review
2017
Radiotherapy with high-energy charged particles has become an attractive therapeutic option for patients with several tumour… (More)
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Review
2017
Review
2017
Importance Enhanced Recovery After Surgery (ERAS) is a paradigm shift in perioperative care, resulting in substantial… (More)
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Highly Cited
2014
Highly Cited
2014
F more than two decades, the ratio of $50,000 per qualityadjusted life-year (QALY) gained by using a given health care… (More)
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
BACKGROUND Hospital palliative care consultation teams have been shown to improve care for adults with serious illness. This… (More)
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Review
2007
Review
2007
CONTEXT Prescription drugs are instrumental to managing and preventing chronic disease. Recent changes in US prescription drug… (More)
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Review
2006
Review
2006
Cost-of-illness (COI) was the first economic evaluation technique used in the health field. The principal aim was to measure the… (More)
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
Data from the National Center for Health Statistics reveals that approximately 800,000 groin hernia repairs were completed in the… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Philip Greenland, MD, Chair; Jonathan Abrams, MD; Gerard P. Aurigemma, MD; M. Gene Bond, PhD; Luther T. Clark, MD; Michael H… (More)
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
Chronic conditions, defined as illnesses that last longer than 3 months and are not self-limiting, affect almost half of the U.S… (More)
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1996
Highly Cited
1996
BACKGROUND Atrial fibrillation (AF) after coronary artery bypass surgery (CABG) is the most common sustained arrhythmia. Its… (More)
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