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Policy and priorities for national cancer control planning in low- and middle-income countries: implications of the ASEAN Cost In Oncology Study

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Background

We determined the overall and country-specific risk of death and adverse economic outcomes in the ASEAN Costs In Oncology study, and evaluated their contributory factors.

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9,513 cancer patients from eight low- and middle-income countries (LMIC) in Southeast Asia were followed-up for 12 months using questionnaires and cost diaries to estimate household-level illness-related expenditures. Overall and country-specific incidence of financial catastro...

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Published
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Peer reviewed

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Women's and Reproductive Health
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Women's and Reproductive Health
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Name:
Ministry of Education, Malaysia
Grant:
UM.C/HIR/MOHE/06
Publisher:
Elsevier
Journal:
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Volume:
74
Pages:
26–37
Publication date:
2017-01-01
Acceptance date:
2017-01-01
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ISSN:
0014-2964
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pubs:671828
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uuid:27eb7b4c-3a25-4f01-a20d-ff6f959b590f
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671828
Deposit date:
2017-01-19

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