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Economic analysis of oral dexamethasone for symptom relief of sore throat: the UK TOAST study

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Objectives: To undertake an economic analysis assessing the cost-effectiveness of a single dose of oral dexamethasone compared with placebo for the relief of sore throat. Design: A UK-based, multicentre, two arm, individually randomised, double blind trial. Setting and Population: Adults (≥18 years) with acute sore throat and painful swallowing judged to be infective in origin, recruited and randomised in primary care. Intervention: a sing... Expand abstract
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10.1136/bmjopen-2017-019184

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University of Oxford
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Medical Sciences Division
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Nuffield Department of Population Health
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University of Oxford
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MSD
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Nuffield Department of Population Health
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Population Health
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Institution:
University of Oxford
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Medical Sciences Division
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Primary Care Health Sciences
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National Institute for Health Research
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School for Primary Care Research (Project number 172
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BMJ Publishing Grou
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Volume:
8
Issue:
4
Article number:
e019184
Publication date:
2018-04-28
Acceptance date:
2018-02-15
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2044-6055
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2018-03-06

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