Hauck, Katharina and Hollingsworth, Bruce (2011) Health dynamics, adaptation to illness and resource allocation. Applied Economics Letters, 18 (16). pp. 1545-1548. ISSN 1350-4851Full text not available from this repository.
The increased availability of panel data has made it possible to estimate and measure health dynamics for population subgroups who may have systematically different levels of dynamics. We use a straightforward hypothetical example to investigate the implications of different levels of health dynamics on health outcomes, considering in addition the effects of adaptation to illness over time. The results demonstrate implications for the assessment of health technologies.
|Journal or Publication Title:||Applied Economics Letters|
|Uncontrolled Keywords:||health dynamics ; panel data ; quality-adjusted life years ; adaptation ; response shift|
|Subjects:||R Medicine > R Medicine (General)|
|Departments:||Faculty of Health and Medicine > Health Research|
|Deposited On:||19 Jun 2012 11:52|
|Last Modified:||27 Mar 2013 10:09|
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