Economic analyses in hypertension: Applications for healthcare providers

Amy J Jones-Grizzle, J. R. Draugalis

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Citation (Scopus)

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
JournalDICP, Annals of Pharmacotherapy
Volume25
Issue number3
StatePublished - 1991

Fingerprint

Health Personnel
Economics
Hypertension
Cost-Benefit Analysis
Delivery of Health Care
Costs and Cost Analysis
Therapeutics

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Pharmacology (medical)
  • Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutics(all)

Cite this

Economic analyses in hypertension : Applications for healthcare providers. / Jones-Grizzle, Amy J; Draugalis, J. R.

In: DICP, Annals of Pharmacotherapy, Vol. 25, No. 3, 1991, p. 289-295.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

@article{64c41a45824f44f78c47cc0bdfe582bf,
title = "Economic analyses in hypertension: Applications for healthcare providers",
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.",
author = "Jones-Grizzle, {Amy J} and Draugalis, {J. R.}",
year = "1991",
language = "English (US)",
volume = "25",
pages = "289--295",
journal = "Annals of Pharmacotherapy",
issn = "1060-0280",
publisher = "Harvey Whitney Books Company",
number = "3",

}

TY - JOUR

T1 - Economic analyses in hypertension

T2 - Applications for healthcare providers

AU - Jones-Grizzle, Amy J

AU - Draugalis, J. R.

PY - 1991

Y1 - 1991

N2 - 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.

AB - 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.

UR - http://www.scopus.com/inward/record.url?scp=0025818468&partnerID=8YFLogxK

UR - http://www.scopus.com/inward/citedby.url?scp=0025818468&partnerID=8YFLogxK

M3 - Article

C2 - 1903008

AN - SCOPUS:0025818468

VL - 25

SP - 289

EP - 295

JO - Annals of Pharmacotherapy

JF - Annals of Pharmacotherapy

SN - 1060-0280

IS - 3

ER -