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Reference-dependent age weighting of quality-adjusted life years.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Health economics [Health Econ] 2022 Dec; Vol. 31 (12), pp. 2515-2536. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Sep 04.

Abstract: People do not only care about maximizing health gains but also about their distribution. For example, they give more weight to younger patients than older patients. This pilot study aims to investigate if age weighting is reinforced by loss aversion if...

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Cost effectiveness and health-related quality of life of chemoradiotherapy versus radiation therapy alone in elderly head and neck cancer patients.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Strahlentherapie und Onkologie : Organ der Deutschen Rontgengesellschaft ... [et al] [Strahlenther Onkol] 2022 Nov; Vol. 198 (11), pp. 1008-1015. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Jul 14.

Abstract: Purpose: Radiotherapy (RT) constitutes a mainstay in the treatment of elderly patients with head and neck cancer (HNC), but use of simultaneous chemoradiotherapy (CRT) remains controversial. We have conducted a prospective analysis based on real-world ...

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Monetised estimated quality-adjusted life year (QALY) losses for non-fatal injuries.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Injury prevention : journal of the International Society for Child and Adolescent Injury Prevention [Inj Prev] 2022 Oct; Vol. 28 (5), pp. 405-409. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Mar 16.

Abstract: Background: Quality-adjusted life years (QALYs) provide a means to compare injuries using a common measurement which allows quality of life and duration of life from an injury to be considered. A more comprehensive picture of the economic losses associ...

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Cost-Effectiveness of Single Versus Multifraction SABR for Pulmonary Oligometastases: The SAFRON II Trial.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): International journal of radiation oncology, biology, physics [Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys] 2022 Dec 01; Vol. 114 (5), pp. 968-976. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 May 27.

Abstract: Purpose: The use of stereotactic ablative body radiation therapy (SABR) in advanced cancer care is increasing, yet the cost-effectiveness of single-fraction (SF) versus multifraction (MF) SABR in pulmonary oligometastases is unknown.Methods: A prespeci...

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Using water-adjusted person years to quantify the value of being water secure for an individual's quality of life.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Water research [Water Res] 2022 Dec 01; Vol. 227, pp. 119327. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Nov 07.

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Abstract: Domestic water insecurity harms quality of life outcomes beyond health, for example in worry about water availability or anger at disrupted plans. However, these outcomes are excluded from cost-benefit analyses of water supply interventions, which typi...

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Cost-Utility Analysis of Major System Change in Specialist Cancer Surgery in London, England, Using Linked Patient-Level Electronic Health Records and Difference-in-Differences Analysis.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Applied health economics and health policy [Appl Health Econ Health Policy] 2022 Nov; Vol. 20 (6), pp. 905-917. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Jul 22.

Abstract: Background: Studies have shown that centralising surgical treatment for some cancers can improve patient outcomes, but there is limited evidence of the impact on costs or health-related quality of life.Objectives: We report the results of a cost-utilit...

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Willingness to Pay for One Additional Quality Adjusted Life Year: A Population Based Survey from China.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Applied health economics and health policy [Appl Health Econ Health Policy] 2022 Nov; Vol. 20 (6), pp. 893-904. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Aug 08.

Abstract: Objective: The aim of this study was to estimate the population's willingness to pay (WTP) for an additional quality-adjusted life-year (QALY) in China.Methods: The WTP for an additional QALY (WTP/Q) was estimated using a contingent valuation survey wi...

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Valuing the Quality-of-Life Aged Care Consumers (QOL-ACC) Instrument for Quality Assessment and Economic Evaluation.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): PharmacoEconomics [Pharmacoeconomics] 2022 Nov; Vol. 40 (11), pp. 1069-1079. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Aug 04.

Abstract: Objective: This paper reports on the valuation of the classification system for the Quality-of-Life Aged Care Consumers (QOL-ACC) instrument using a discrete choice experiment (DCE) with duration with a large sample of older people receiving aged care ...

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Clinical and cost effectiveness of single stage compared with two stage revision for hip prosthetic joint infection (INFORM): pragmatic, parallel group, open label, randomised controlled trial.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): BMJ (Clinical research ed.) [BMJ] 2022 Oct 31; Vol. 379, pp. e071281. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Oct 31.

Abstract: Objectives: To determine whether patient reported outcomes improve after single stage versus two stage revision surgery for prosthetic joint infection of the hip, and to determine the cost effectiveness of these procedures.Design: Pragmatic, parallel g...

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Estimating Quality of Life Decrements in Oncology Using Time to Death.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Value in health : the journal of the International Society for Pharmacoeconomics and Outcomes Research [Value Health] 2022 Oct; Vol. 25 (10), pp. 1673-1677. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Jul 06.

Abstract: Objectives: The estimation of lifetime quality-adjusted life-years (QALYs) requires the extrapolation of both length and quality of life (QoL). The extrapolation of QoL has received little attention in the literature. Here we explore the predictive val...

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