Tag: vision

WHAT IS THE IMPACT OF ADDING EXTRA HEALTH DIMENSIONS TO THE EQ-5D?

Oxford, UK  –  Generic preference-based measures of health are commonly used to evaluate the impact of diseases and their treatments on overall health related quality of life by weighting their dimensions using people’s value judgements. However, these measures, including the

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What Are Direct Medical Costs Of Vision Impairment?

Taipei, Taiwan –Vision impairment is a serious health problem, currently affecting 285 million people worldwide. The economic burdens of vision impairment on health care systems have found to be substantial in western countries, but have not been fully evaluated in

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