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Publication Digest: The impact of different types of NHS expenditure on health: Marginal cost per QALY estimates for England for 2016/17
MTRC shares the most relevant and impactful publications in the field of market access and HEOR for medical technologies in Europe through its Publications Digest. In a recent publication, Martin et al. calculated the marginal cost per quality-adjusted life year (QALY) for different categories of care (primary care, locally commissioned secondary care, specialised services) using the data from 2016 and analysed the mortality response to healthcare expenditure on the three categories of care. The results revealed that additional investments in primary care and locally commissioned services are likely the most productive, suggesting the potential benefits of directing resources towards these categories of care.
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