A glimpse behind the curtain: Health economics methods to identify hidden value in healthcare

Editor(s): H. Chevrou-Séverac, C. Takizawa Clinical Nutrition Highlights Vol.8 / 1,  2012

Summary

This issue, #17 in the series, features the article ‘A glimpse behind the curtain:  Health economics methods to identify hidden value in healthcare’.  It reviews the most commonly used health economics methods and provides examples of their application to help judge the affordability of new nutritional and medical interventions.  A conference calendar, recent clinical nutrition abstracts, and highlights from the 33rd ESPEN Congress are also included.