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Choosing an epidemiological model structure for the economic evaluation of non-communicable disease public health interventions

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Non-communicable diseases are the leading global causes of mortality and morbidity. Growing pressures on health services and on social care have led to increasing calls for a greater emphasis to be placed on prevention. In order for decisionmakers to make informed judgements about how to best spend finite public health resources, they must be able to quantify the anticipated costs, benefits, and opportunity costs of each prevention option available. This review presents a taxonomy of epidemio...

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Peer reviewed

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10.1186/s12963-016-0085-1

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Nuffield Department of Population Health
Sub department:
Population Health
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Nuffield Department of Population Health
Sub department:
Population Health
Role:
Author
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Nuffield Department of Population Health
Sub department:
Population Health
Role:
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Name:
Health Research Council of New Zealand
Funding agency for:
Blakely, T
Grant:
10/248
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Name:
British Heart Foundation
Funding agency for:
Scarborough, P
Grant:
021/P
C/Core/2010/HPRG
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Wellcome Trust
Funding agency for:
Briggs, A
Grant:
102730/Z/13/Z
Publisher:
BioMed Central
Journal:
Population Health Metrics More from this journal
Publication date:
2016-05-04
Acceptance date:
2016-04-20
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EISSN:
1478-7954
ISSN:
1478-7954
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uuid:f60853bb-6d04-4422-ae5b-b3578c5c51d3
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616968
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2016-04-21

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