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Determinants of Change in the Cost-Effectiveness Threshold

from Medical Decision Making RSS feed at http://bit.ly/2bO0Hc4 on August 23, 2016 at 10:27PM

The cost-effectiveness threshold in health care systems with a constrained budget should be determined by the cost-effectiveness of displacing health care services to fund new interventions. 202 more words


The Impact of Diabetes-Related Complications on Preference-Based Measures of Health-Related Quality of Life in Adults with Type I Diabetes

from Medical Decision Making RSS feed at http://bit.ly/2c59RV2 on August 23, 2016 at 10:27PM

Introduction. This study estimates health-related quality of life (HRQoL) or utility decrements associated with type 1 diabetes mellitus (T1DM) using data from a UK research program on the Dose Adjustment For Normal Eating (DAFNE) education program. 239 more words


Global governmentality: Biosecurity in the era of infectious diseases (2015)

Jappah JV, Smith DT. Global governmentality: Biosecurity in the era of infectious diseases, Global Public Health. 2015;10(10):1139-56. Epub 2015 May 18.

doi: 10.1080/17441692.2015.1038843

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Tulsa's Greenwood District: Race Riot of 1921

Tulsa’s Race Riot of 1921

In a political sense, Tulsa Negroes have made tremendous progress. Constituting one tenth of the voting strength, they easily swing elections one way or the other at will. 1,563 more words

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Home Alone

“It is admittedly crude to call a country stupid. It may not even be valid, but so long as we accept that polls venture into the vicinity of some collective truth in virtually every other area of life, then recent surveys reporting that Americans favour sending troops back into Iraq by 57 (CBS) or 60 (Fox) or 62 per cent (Quinnipiac University) indicate that a great slab of the United States is indeed stupid, and getting more so by the minute. 4,200 more words

Choice of hospital: which type of quality matters?

from Journal of Health Economics at http://bit.ly/2bvg9br on August 22, 2016 at 03:16PM

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Source:Journal of Health Economics
Author(s): Nils Gutacker, Luigi Siciliani, Giuseppe Moscelli, Hugh Gravelle


Analysis on the situation of subjective well-being and its influencing factors in patients with ankylosing spondylitis

from Health and Quality of Life Outcomes at http://bit.ly/2bHQnRM on August 22, 2016 at 02:57PM

To examine the subjective well-being (SWB) in patients with ankylosing spondylitis (AS) compared with the healthy controls, and to explore the associations between SWB and demographic characteristics, disease-…