List of Papers (Total 263)

Healthcare Rationing by Proxy

The application of cost-effectiveness analysis in healthcare has become commonplace in the US, but the validity of this approach is in jeopardy unless the proverbial $US50 000 per QALY benchmark for determining value for money is updated for the 21st century.While the initial aim of this articlewas to review the arguments for abandoning the $US50 000 threshold, it quickly turned...