Health Economics: An Introduction for Health Professionals

Health Economics: An Introduction for Health Professionals

Editor(s): Ceri J. Phillips

Published Online: 14 JAN 2008

Print ISBN: 9780727918499

Online ISBN: 9780470755228

DOI: 10.1002/9780470755228

About this Book

This book provides all the necessary information in a readable style that can be understood by anyone with even the most basic knowledge of mathematics Health Economics is ideal for all health professionals who are required to make policy decisions - including hospital managers, clinical directors and partners in family practices. It is suited to health policy makers at national level as well as those in local trusts. The clear and concise way in which the book is written also makes it a perfect introductory text for students of health economics.

Health Economics provides you with the tools to:

  • Read and critique economic evaluations
  • Understand the economic forces at work in specific environments
  • Make optimum choices in terms of benefits and outcomes

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