Medical cost-offsets from psychosocial care in breast cancer

Gordon, Louisa S. & Janda, Monika (2008) Medical cost-offsets from psychosocial care in breast cancer. Breast Cancer Research and Treatment, 111(1), pp. 189-190.

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Economic evaluations of psychosocial interventions are uncommon in cancer care and this is an important area of further research [1]. Lemieux J et al. report (2006 100:183–190) an economic analysis of psychosocial group therapy in women with advanced-stage breast cancer. We would like to comment on a few issues raised in this paper.

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ID Code: 14850
Item Type: Journal Article
Refereed: Yes
DOI: 10.1007/s10549-007-9750-1
ISSN: 1573-7217
Divisions: Current > QUT Faculties and Divisions > Faculty of Health
Current > Institutes > Institute of Health and Biomedical Innovation
Current > Schools > School of Public Health & Social Work
Copyright Owner: Copyright 2008 Springer
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Deposited On: 15 Sep 2008 00:00
Last Modified: 10 Aug 2011 14:19

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