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A cost-effectiveness analysis of a health education programme for elderly persons with age-related macular degeneration: A longitudinal study
Göteborg University.
University, Göteborg.
University of Linköping.
Göteborg University.
2005 (Engelska)Ingår i: Disability and Rehabilitation, ISSN 0963-8288, E-ISSN 1464-5165, Vol. 27, nr 20, s. 1203-1212Artikel i tidskrift (Refereegranskat) Published
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Purpose: To analyse the cost-effectiveness of the activity-based Health Education Programme ’Discovering New Ways’ versus a standard Individual Programme. Method: Two-hundred and twenty-nine persons were randomized to either the Health Education Programme or an Individual Programme. The present study is based on 131 persons who participated in the 28-month follow-up. Costs for the low vision clinic were documented prospectively along with external costs. A cost-effectiveness analysis was done using cases with an improved level of perceived security in daily activities as the effectiveness measure. Results: The Health Education Programme led to significantly more cases with an improved level of perceived security (45 vs. 10%, CI 95%: 21-49, p value < 0.001) and the total social cost per treatment was lower (28 004 vs. 36 341 SEK). Taken separately the low vision clinic costs were slightly higher due to a higher prescription of assistive devices, but external costs were lower for the Health Education Programme compared to the Individual Programme, though neither of these differences was statistically significant. Conclusion: The results suggest that replacing the standard Individual Programme with the Health Education Programme ’Discovering New Ways’ is cost-effective as more persons experience increased security to a lesser total cost.

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2005. Vol. 27, nr 20, s. 1203-1212
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URN: urn:nbn:se:hj:diva-24406DOI: 10.1080/09638280500052716Scopus ID: 2-s2.0-29244434045Lokalt ID: miljEcoOAI: oai:DiVA.org:hj-24406DiVA, id: diva2:741414
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