Publisher:

Chapman & Hall/CRC

Number of Pages:

225

Price:

89.95

ISBN:

9781439895559

Date Received:

Wednesday, November 28, 2012

Reviewable:

No

Series:

Chapman & Hall/CRC Biostatistics Series

Publication Date:

2013

Format:

Hardcover

Audience:

Category:

Textbook

**Introduction to Health Economic Evaluation**Introduction

Health economic evaluation

Cost components

Outcomes

Discounting

Types of economic evaluations

Comparing health interventions

Subjective probability and Bayes theorem

Bayesian (parametric) modelling

Choosing prior distributions and Bayesian computation

Decision theory and expected utility

Decision-making in health economics

Probabilistic sensitivity analysis to parameter uncertainty

Reporting the results of probabilistic sensitivity analysis

Probabilistic sensitivity analysis to structural uncertainty

Advanced issues in cost-effectiveness analysis

Software configuration

An Example of analysis in JAGS/BUGS

Logical nodes

For loops and node transformations

Predictive distributions

Modelling the cost-effectiveness of a new chemotherapy drug in R/JAGS

Evidence synthesis and hierarchical models

Markov models

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