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Effectiveness and cost-effectiveness of prognostic markers in prostate cancer.

Abstract:

This paper demonstrates how economic modelling can be used to derive estimates of the cost-effectiveness of prognostic markers in the management of clinically localised and moderately graded prostate cancer. The model uses a Markov process and is populated using published evidence and local data. The robustness of the results has been tested using sensitivity analysis. Three treatment policies of 'monitoring' (observation), radical prostatectomy, or a selection-based management policy using D...

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10.1038/sj.bjc.6600630

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Calvert, NW More by this author
Morgan, AB More by this author
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, Surgical Sciences, Biomedical Research Centre
Akehurst, RL More by this author
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Journal:
British journal of cancer
Volume:
88
Issue:
1
Pages:
31-35
Publication date:
2003-01-05
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EISSN:
1532-1827
ISSN:
0007-0920
URN:
uuid:d8ccf167-6938-4402-8e43-5293318dc0cc
Source identifiers:
120721
Local pid:
pubs:120721

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