Economic Burden

Refers to the costs required to deal with a specific situation (e.g., disease burden).
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Highly Cited
2016
Highly Cited
2016
BACKGROUND The pandemic of physical inactivity is associated with a range of chronic diseases and early deaths. Despite the well… (More)
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Highly Cited
2013
Highly Cited
2013
BACKGROUND As Chagas disease continues to expand beyond tropical and subtropical zones, a growing need exists to better… (More)
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
BACKGROUND The economic burden of depression was estimated to be 43.7 billion dollars in 1990. A subsequent study reported a cost… (More)
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Review
2003
Review
2003
Social and economic effects of mood disorders include functional impairment, disability or lost work productivity, and increased… (More)
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Review
2003
Review
2003
Cost-of-illness research has shown that depression is associated with an enormous economic burden, in the order of tens of… (More)
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
This paper reports the results of a "cost-of-illness" study of low back pain (LBP) in Australian adults. It estimates the direct… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
Using a nationally representative sample of 23,230 U.S. residents, we examine patterns of economic burden across five chronic… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
BACKGROUND About two-thirds of Canadians are physically inactive. As a risk factor for several chronic diseases, physical… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Heart failure, a major cause of morbidity and mortality among the elderly, is a serious public health problem. As the population… (More)
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Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
BACKGROUND We estimate in dollar terms the economic burden of depression in the United States on an annual basis. METHOD Using… (More)
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