Chapter 12. Cost Effectiveness of Anaesthesia and Analgesia

  1. Martin R Tramèr
  1. Ceri J Phillips

Published Online: 30 NOV 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470750582.ch12

Evidence-based Resource in Anaesthesia and Analgesia, Second Edition

Evidence-based Resource in Anaesthesia and Analgesia, Second Edition

How to Cite

Phillips, C. J. (2003) Cost Effectiveness of Anaesthesia and Analgesia, in Evidence-based Resource in Anaesthesia and Analgesia, Second Edition (ed M. R. Tramèr), BMJ Publishing Group, London, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470750582.ch12

Editor Information

  1. Division of Anaesthesiology, Geneva University Hospitals, University of Geneva, Geneva, Switzerland

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 30 NOV 2007
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2003

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780727917867

Online ISBN: 9780470750582

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Keywords:

  • cost effectiveness;
  • analgesia;
  • economic evaluation;
  • measurement;
  • valuation

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Economics and evidence-based anaesthesia and analgesia

  • Economic evaluation and anaesthesia and analgesia

  • Dealing with time and uncertainty: discounting and sensitivity analysis

  • Evidence and cost effectiveness and their relevance in informing decision making in anaesthesia and analgesia

  • Conclusion

  • References