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An economic analysis of conservative management versus active treatment for men with localized prostate cancer
(Oxford University Press, 2012)
Comparative effectiveness research suggests that conservative management (CM) strategies are no less effective than active initial treatment for many men with localized prostate cancer. We estimate longer-term costs of ...
Coping with chronic disease? Chronic disease and disability in elderly American population 1982-1999
(National Bureau of Economic Research Inc, 2009)
It is well known that disability rates among the American elderly have declined over the past decades. The cause of this decline is less well established. In this paper, we test one important possible explanation--that the ...
Impacts of informal caregiver availability on long-term care expenditures in OECD countries
(Wiley Blackwell, 2004)
Objective. To quantify the effects of informal caregiver availability and public funding on formal long-term care (LTC) expenditures in developed countries. Data Source/Study Setting. Secondary data were acquired for ...