Health economics : fundamentals and flow of funds / Thomas E. Getzen.

Author
Getzen, Thomas E. [Browse]
Format
Book
Language
English
Εdition
2nd ed.
Published/​Created
New York : Wiley, c2004.
Description
xxiv, 438 p. : ill. ; 26 cm.

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Subject(s)
Bibliographic references
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents
1. Terms of Trade: The Flow of Funds Through the Health Care System -- 2. Demand -- 3. Cost-Benefit and Cost-Effectiveness Analysis -- 4. Insurance -- 5. Insurance Contracts and Managed Care -- 6. Physicians -- 7. Medical Education, Organization, and Business Practices -- 8. Hospitals -- 9. Management and Regulation of Hospital Costs -- 10. Managed Care -- 11. Long-Term Care -- 12. Pharmaceuticals -- 13. Introduction to the Macroeconomics of Health -- 14. The Role of Government -- 15. Public Goods and Public Health -- 16. Economic History, Population Growth, and Medical Care -- 17. International Comparisons of Health and Health Expenditures -- 18. Dynamics of National Health Spending -- 19. Value for Money in the Future of Health Care.
ISBN
0471432032 (cloth : alk. paper)
LCCN
2003053842
OCLC
52410154
RCP
C - O

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