Tag: adolescents

New Research Findings: Health Costs for Children With Cancer Are Higher Than for Adolescents, Adults

Substantial Survival Gains in Children Mean That Treatment May Still Be Highly Cost Effective   Princeton, NJ—March 21, 2017—The International Society for Pharmacoeconomics and Outcomes Research (ISPOR) announced today the publication of original research estimating the costs of cancer care

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Further Evidence For The CHU9D In Adolescents

Sheffield, UK – The Child Health Utility 9D (CHU9D) is a generic preference-based measure of health related quality of life originally developed with children age 7-11 years. Recently, there has been interest in its potential application with adolescents, with some evidence

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Whose Values In Adolescent Health: Adults Or Adolescents?

Adelaide, South Australia – Differences between adolescents and adult values for assessing the health benefits of new medical interventions may be significant enough to impact upon health care policy.

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