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The cost-effectiveness of bisphosphonates in postmenopausal women based on individual long-term fracture risks.

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OBJECTIVES: Cost-effectiveness analyses are routinely based on data from group averages, restricting its generalizibility to those with below- or above-average risk. A pharmaco-economic model that used individualized risks for fractures was developed in order to take into account patient heterogeneity. METHODS: Data were obtained from The Health Improvement Network research database of general practitioners, comprising a UK general population of women aged more than 50 years (N = 330,000). Mo...

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Journal:
Value in health : the journal of the International Society for Pharmacoeconomics and Outcomes Research
Volume:
10
Issue:
5
Pages:
348-357
Publication date:
2007-01-01
DOI:
EISSN:
1524-4733
ISSN:
1098-3015
URN:
uuid:ca493fd4-80fd-423e-87b7-39e78acbf706
Source identifiers:
126463
Local pid:
pubs:126463

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