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Cost of Stroke in Ireland. Estimating the annual economic cost of stroke and transient ischaemic attack (TIA) in Ireland

Irish Heart Foundation Stroke, Heart disease This study estimates the economic burden of stroke and transient ischaemic attack (TIA) in Ireland in the year 2007. This is a prevalence-based study, aggregating stroke-related costs over a one year period for ...

A Guide to Social Return on Investment

Cabinet Office and Office of the Third Sector Social factor, Environmental factor, Economic value The Office of the Third Sector (OTS) and the Scottish Government recognise that demonstrating added social, economic and environmental value is important for ...

An Overview of Cost-of-Illness Studies

Cooperation and Working Together (CAWT) Disease-specific, Health care-related costs This resource is an overview of Cost-of-Illness (COI) studies. COI Studies analyse the total costs incurred by a society due to a specific disease or health condition (e.g ...

Economic Appraisal of Public Health Interventions

Kelly, M.P., McDaid, D., Ludbrook, A. and Powell, J. DETERMINANTS OF HEALTH, ECONOMIC EVALUATION, HEALTH BEHAVIOUR, HEALTH INEQUALITY, HEALTH INTERVENTION, PUBLIC HEALTH The economic appraisal of public health interventions is both underdeveloped and intr ...

Economic Evaluation- Cost Benefit Health Improvement

Cooperation and Working Together (CAWT) Health economic appraisal An economic appraisal is the comparative analysis of alternatives in terms of their costs and consequences. It is used as an aid in decision making because of rising expectations of health ...

Estimating the Costs of Health Inequalities: A report prepared for the Marmot Review

Frontier Economics COST, HEALTH ECONOMICS, HEALTH INEQUALITY Sir Michael Marmot was commissioned to lead a review of health inequalities in England post 2010. The aim of the review was to propose an evidence based strategy for reducing health inequalities ...

Fracture Prevention Services: An Economic Evaluation

Department of Health COST BENEFIT ANALYSIS, FRACTURE, HEALTH ECONOMICS, INJURY, OLDER PEOPLE This economic evaluation models the costs and benefits from establishing a fracture liaison service, to reduce the risk of secondary fractures. Health Economics ( ...

‘The billion dollar question’: embedding prevention in older people’s services- 10 ‘high impact’ changes

Allen, K. and Glasby, J., Health Services Management Centre (HSMC), University of Birmingham Health Services Management Centre (HSMC) policy paper 8 This paper seeks to identify ‘10 high impact changes’ with regards to prevention in older people’s service ...

Methodological Assessment of Economic Evaluations of Alcohol Treatment: What Is Missing?

Barbosa, C., Godfrey, C. and Parrott, S. ALCOHOL MISUSE, COST BENEFIT ANALYSIS, ECONOMIC EVALUATION, HEALTH ECONOMICS, MEDICAL TREATMENT The aim of this study is to review the methodology that has been adopted in previous economic evaluations of alcohol t ...

Social Costs of Alcohol misuse in Norhtern Ireland for 2008/09

Public Health Information and Research Branch, Department of Health, Social Services and Public Safety Study to estimate the overall social costs of alcohol misuse in Northern Ireland In 2009, the Department of Health, Social Services and Public Safety (D ...

The National Hip Fracture Database National Report 2010

National Hip Fracture Database Implementation Group Hip Fracture The National Hip Fracture Database (NHFD), a web-based hip fracture audit, was set up as a collaborative venture by the British Orthopaedic Association (BOA) and the British Geriatrics Socie ...

The scope of costs in alcohol studies: Cost-of-illness studies differ from economic evaluations

van Gils, P., Hamberg-van Reenen, H., van den Berg, M., Tariq, L. and de Wit, G. A. Study to describe and quantify the difference in societal costs incorporated in economic evaluations and cost-of-illness studies on alcohol abuse Alcohol abuse results in ...

The Prevention and Management of Fragility Fractures in Northern Ireland

Fragility Fracture Working Group Hip Fracture A working group was established in October 2008 with the aim of designing a strategy to reduce the number and impact of fragility fractures in Northern Ireland.   This report provides an update on the preventi ...

Falls and Fractures: Effective interventions in health and social care

Department of Health FALL, FRACTURE, INJURY, OLDER PEOPLE, PREVENTION This document sets out four key interventions that commissioners, working across health and social care, should consider in the context of local services for falls, falls prevention and ...

Healthy choices, OECD health ministerial meeting: Session 2, Paris 7- 8 October 2010

Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) CHRONIC DISEASE, EDUCATION, HEALTH INEQUALITY, HEALTHY LIFE EXPECTANCY, LIFESTYLE, OBESITY, PUBLIC HEALTH Conclusions from the OECD meeting: Tackling chronic diseases through interventions aime ...

Improving Lifestyles, Tackling Obesity: The Health and Economic Impact of Prevention Strategies: OECD Health Working Paper No. 48

Sassi, F., Cecchini, M., Lauer, J. and Chisholm, D., Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) CHRONIC DISEASE, COST EFFECTIVENESS, EXPENDITURE, HEALTH ECONOMICS, HEALTH INEQUALITY, LIFESTYLE, OBESITY, PREVENTION In an attempt to conta ...

Priority Public Health Conditions: Task Group 8

Task Group 8 Inequalities in public health conditions The overall aim of the Marmot Review is to propose an evidence-based strategy for reducing the health inequalities in England from 2010, including policies and interventions that address the social det ...

Pct change employee jobs NI 2011/13

DETINI Working conditions; Employment Refinement: Working conditions Percentage change in the number of full-time equivalent employee jobs between 2011 and 2013 by place of work. Self-employed jobs, HM armed forces and agricultural jobs are excluded. Nume ...

Pct lone parent households, 2011

Central Statistics Office (CSO) Living conditions; Fuel poverty; Demographic and socioeconomic conditions; Lone parent Refinement: Living conditions; Fuel poverty; Demographic and socioeconomic conditions Percentage of households with a lone parent. Numer ...

GVA per capita, RoI 2010

Central Statistics Office (CSO) Demographic condition, Socioeconomic conditions, Economy, GDP, Gross Domestic Product Refinement The financial value of goods and services produced in a year per person.Republic of Ireland numerator: CSO, 2010 Republic of I ...