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The Economics of Resource Allocation in Health Care
Language: en
Pages: 252
Authors: Andrea Klonschinski
Categories: Business & Economics
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-03-31 - Publisher: Routledge

The question of how to allocate scarce medical resources has become an important public policy issue in recent decades. Cost-utility analysis is the most commonly used method for determining the allocation of these resources, but this book counters the argument that overcoming its inherent imbalances is simply a question of
Allocating Health Care Resources
Language: en
Pages: 223
Authors: James M. Humber, Robert F. Almeder
Categories: Medical
Type: BOOK - Published: 1995-01-11 - Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media

In ALLOCATING HEALTH CARE RESOURCES, leading authorities and researchers expose the basic philosophical, ethical, and economic issues underlying the current health care debate. The contributors wrestle with such complicated issues as whether it is ethical to ration health care, the morality of the worldwide bias against children in allocating health
The Allocation of Health Care Resources
Language: en
Pages: 168
Authors: John McKie, Peter Singer, Jeff Richardson
Categories: Business & Economics
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-12-05 - Publisher: Routledge

The competition for limited health care resources is intensifying. We urgently need an acceptable method for deciding how they should be allocated. But the goods that health care produces are of very different kinds. Health care can extend the lives of children and of older people. It can make it
Allocating Health Resources
Language: en
Pages: 32
Authors: Anne Fox Kiger
Categories: Health services accessibility
Type: BOOK - Published: 1986 - Publisher:

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Rationing and Resource Allocation in Healthcare
Language: en
Pages: 496
Authors: Ezekiel Emanuel, Harald Schmidt, Andrew Steinmetz
Categories: Medical
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-05-10 - Publisher: Oxford University Press

Budgets of governments and private insurances are limited. Not all drugs and services that appear beneficial to patients or physicians can be covered. Is there a core set of benefits that everyone should be entitled to? If so, how should this set be determined? Are fair decisions just impossible, if