The Resource Preference measurement in health, edited by Glenn C. Blomquist, Kristian Bolin ; contributors Henrik Andersson [and twenty two others]

Preference measurement in health, edited by Glenn C. Blomquist, Kristian Bolin ; contributors Henrik Andersson [and twenty two others]

Label
Preference measurement in health
Title
Preference measurement in health
Statement of responsibility
edited by Glenn C. Blomquist, Kristian Bolin ; contributors Henrik Andersson [and twenty two others]
Contributor
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
It is fundamental to measure the individual value of different medical interventions in order to prioritise resources. Preference-based approaches can produce measures that allow comparisons of such values. This volume covers altruism within families, differences in risk attitudes, and estimation of health benefits of food safety
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Is Subseries of
Cataloging source
MiAaPQ
Dewey number
362.10685
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Language note
English
LC call number
RA410
LC item number
.P744 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Blomquist, Glenn C.
  • Bolin, Kristian
  • Andersson, Henrik
Series statement
Advances in Health Economics and Health Services Research,
Series volume
Volume 24
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  • Medical economics
  • Medical care
Label
Preference measurement in health, edited by Glenn C. Blomquist, Kristian Bolin ; contributors Henrik Andersson [and twenty two others]
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Description based upon print version of record
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references at the end of each chapters
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Contents
  • FRONT COVER; PREFERENCE MEASUREMENT IN HEALTH; COPYRIGHT PAGE; CONTENTS; LIST OF CONTRIBUTORS; OVERVIEW; ALTRUISM, EFFICIENCY, AND HEALTH IN THEFAMILY; Introduction; Research on Health Choices in the Family; A Model of Health Choices in the Family; Survey Design and Data; Empirical Analysis; Comparative Advantage and Allocations of Time to Child Health Care; Parents' Valuations of Avoided Acute Illness for Family Members; Marginal Rates of Substitution and Willingness-to-Pay; Conclusions; Notes; Acknowledgment; References
  • ADOLESCENT GIRLS' PREFERENCES FOR HPVVACCINES: A DISCRETE CHOICE EXPERIMENTIntroduction; Methods; Survey; Discrete Choice Experiment; Choice Model; Statistical Analysis; Results; Discussion; Acknowledgments; References; GENDER DIFFERENCES IN RISK ATTITUDES; Introduction; Methods; Participants; Data Collection; Data Analyses; Results; Utility Functions; Health State Utilities; Monetary Gamble; Decision Situation; Discussion; Conclusions; Acknowledgment; Funding; References; MUTUAL ALTRUISM: EVIDENCE FROM ALZHEIMERPATIENTS AND THEIR SPOUSE CAREGIVERS; Introduction; Literature Review
  • Modeling Altruism and Intra-Family InteractionsDeriving WTP Values through Experiments; Method; Measurement of Preferences and of WTP; Hypotheses to Be Tested; Survey and WTP Questions; Data; Empirical Evidence; Results; Discussion; Conclusion; Acknowledgment; References; HOW SHOULD THE HEALTH BENEFITS OF FOODSAFETY PROGRAMS BE MEASURED?; Introduction; Linking Choices and Economic Tradeoffs; Objectives; Why Is Decomposition So Difficult?; Design of Choice Alternatives for Food Safety Plans; Results; Sample Size; Choice Models; Marginal Willingness to Pay Estimates - Basic Models
  • Forced ChoiceImplications; Notes; Acknowledgment; References; PESTICIDES AND HEALTH: A REVIEW OF EVIDENCEON HEALTH EFFECTS, VALUATION OF RISKS, ANDBENEFIT-COST ANALYSIS; Introduction; Health Effects of Pesticides; Health Effects of Pesticides on People with Direct Exposure; Cancer; Depression and Neurological Deficits; Diabetes; Respiratory Diseases; Women Specific Disorders; General Health, Multiple Diseases, and Others; Health Effects of Pesticides on Members of a Community with Indirect Exposure; Cancer; Depression and Neurological Deficits; Diabetes; Respiratory Diseases
  • General Health, Multiple Diseases, and OthersHealth Effects of Pesticides on Consumers; Cancer; General Health, Multiple Diseases, and Others; Concluding Remarks on Health Effects and Pesticides; Preference Elicitation; Health Risk Valuation; Evidence from the Literature on the Evaluation of Pesticide Risks; Concluding Remarks on Preference Elicitation to Reduce Pesticide Risks; Pesticides and Policy; Benefit-Cost Analysis; Risk Perception; Conclusions; Notes; Acknowledgments; References; ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (310 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781784410285
Media category
computer
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (CKB)2670000000570359
  • (EBL)1812228
  • (SSID)ssj0001377102
  • (PQKBManifestationID)11883566
  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0001377102
  • (PQKBWorkID)11319469
  • (PQKB)11038956
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC1812228
  • (EXLCZ)992670000000570359
Label
Preference measurement in health, edited by Glenn C. Blomquist, Kristian Bolin ; contributors Henrik Andersson [and twenty two others]
Publication
Copyright
Note
Description based upon print version of record
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references at the end of each chapters
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Contents
  • FRONT COVER; PREFERENCE MEASUREMENT IN HEALTH; COPYRIGHT PAGE; CONTENTS; LIST OF CONTRIBUTORS; OVERVIEW; ALTRUISM, EFFICIENCY, AND HEALTH IN THEFAMILY; Introduction; Research on Health Choices in the Family; A Model of Health Choices in the Family; Survey Design and Data; Empirical Analysis; Comparative Advantage and Allocations of Time to Child Health Care; Parents' Valuations of Avoided Acute Illness for Family Members; Marginal Rates of Substitution and Willingness-to-Pay; Conclusions; Notes; Acknowledgment; References
  • ADOLESCENT GIRLS' PREFERENCES FOR HPVVACCINES: A DISCRETE CHOICE EXPERIMENTIntroduction; Methods; Survey; Discrete Choice Experiment; Choice Model; Statistical Analysis; Results; Discussion; Acknowledgments; References; GENDER DIFFERENCES IN RISK ATTITUDES; Introduction; Methods; Participants; Data Collection; Data Analyses; Results; Utility Functions; Health State Utilities; Monetary Gamble; Decision Situation; Discussion; Conclusions; Acknowledgment; Funding; References; MUTUAL ALTRUISM: EVIDENCE FROM ALZHEIMERPATIENTS AND THEIR SPOUSE CAREGIVERS; Introduction; Literature Review
  • Modeling Altruism and Intra-Family InteractionsDeriving WTP Values through Experiments; Method; Measurement of Preferences and of WTP; Hypotheses to Be Tested; Survey and WTP Questions; Data; Empirical Evidence; Results; Discussion; Conclusion; Acknowledgment; References; HOW SHOULD THE HEALTH BENEFITS OF FOODSAFETY PROGRAMS BE MEASURED?; Introduction; Linking Choices and Economic Tradeoffs; Objectives; Why Is Decomposition So Difficult?; Design of Choice Alternatives for Food Safety Plans; Results; Sample Size; Choice Models; Marginal Willingness to Pay Estimates - Basic Models
  • Forced ChoiceImplications; Notes; Acknowledgment; References; PESTICIDES AND HEALTH: A REVIEW OF EVIDENCEON HEALTH EFFECTS, VALUATION OF RISKS, ANDBENEFIT-COST ANALYSIS; Introduction; Health Effects of Pesticides; Health Effects of Pesticides on People with Direct Exposure; Cancer; Depression and Neurological Deficits; Diabetes; Respiratory Diseases; Women Specific Disorders; General Health, Multiple Diseases, and Others; Health Effects of Pesticides on Members of a Community with Indirect Exposure; Cancer; Depression and Neurological Deficits; Diabetes; Respiratory Diseases
  • General Health, Multiple Diseases, and OthersHealth Effects of Pesticides on Consumers; Cancer; General Health, Multiple Diseases, and Others; Concluding Remarks on Health Effects and Pesticides; Preference Elicitation; Health Risk Valuation; Evidence from the Literature on the Evaluation of Pesticide Risks; Concluding Remarks on Preference Elicitation to Reduce Pesticide Risks; Pesticides and Policy; Benefit-Cost Analysis; Risk Perception; Conclusions; Notes; Acknowledgments; References; ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (310 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781784410285
Media category
computer
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (CKB)2670000000570359
  • (EBL)1812228
  • (SSID)ssj0001377102
  • (PQKBManifestationID)11883566
  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0001377102
  • (PQKBWorkID)11319469
  • (PQKB)11038956
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC1812228
  • (EXLCZ)992670000000570359

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