Economic analyses in hypertension: Applications for healthcare providers

Amy J. Jones-Grizzle, Jolaine R. Draugalis

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Abstract

Hypertension affects millions of Americans. With healthcare dollars becoming more closely scrutinized, economic studies are playing an important role in helping decision makers choose who should receive treatment and which treatments and methods of administration are most cost-effective. This article provides an overview of the different methods used in economic evaluation and demonstrates the utility of each method using studies from the hypertension literature.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)289-295
Number of pages7
JournalAnnals of Pharmacotherapy
Volume25
Issue number3
DOIs
StatePublished - Mar 1991

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  • Pharmacology (medical)

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