The economics of infectious disease / edited by Jennifer A. Roberts.

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Bibliographic Details
Uniform Title:Oxford medical publications.
Other Authors: Roberts, Jennifer A.
Language:English
Published: Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2006.
Series:Oxford medical publications.
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Physical Description:xii, 386 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Format: Book
Contents:
  • Introduction to the economics of infectious disease / Jennifer A. Roberts
  • Choosing the first-line drug for malaria treatment : how can cost-effectiveness analysis inform policy? / Catherine Goodman ... [et al.]
  • Economic issues related to antimicrobial resistance / Ramanan Laxminarayan
  • Economic evaluation of HIV prevention activities : dynamic challenges for cost-effectiveness analysis / Lilani Kumaranayake ... [et al.]
  • Modelling the cost-effectiveness of the new interventions : how can technological change be incorporated? / Richard Grieve
  • Complexity and the attribution of cost to hospital-acquired infection / Nicholas Graves and Diana Weinhold
  • Decision analysis of strategies to deal with non-compliance with TB treatment / Joaő G.Q. Costa ... [et al.]
  • The economic evaluation of HAI / Rosalind Plowman
  • The socio-economic burden of influenza : costs of illness and 'willingness to pay' in a publicly funded health care system / Punam Mangtani Amishi Shah
  • Willingness to pay for insecticide-treated mosquito nets in Surat, India / Mrigesh Bhatia and Julia Fox-Rushby
  • Disentangling value : assessing the benefits of containing antimicrobial resistance / Joanna Coast, Richard Smith and Michael Millar
  • Economics of animal health : implications for public health / Ana Riviere-Cinnamond
  • Risk assessment models, economic analysis and food safety policy / Tanya Roberts
  • Transaction cost economics and principal-agent theory : insights into investigations of outbreaks of infectious diseases / Azermeen Jamasji-Pavri
  • Governance arrangements for the control of infectious disease / Pauline Allen and Bronwyn Croxson
  • Evaluating US food safety regulations which use benefit and cost information / Jean Buzby, Felix Spinelli and Clark Nardinelli
  • Global governance of international public health : the role of international regulatory cooperation / Liliani Kumaranayake
  • Trade and infectious disease outbreaks : ensuring public health without comprising free trade / Vasant Narasimhan
  • Epilogue : application to contemporary challenges : avian 'flu and MRSA / Jennifer A. Roberts.