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Economic evaluation alongside a cluster-randomised-controlled trial of intensive management by Indigenous Health Workers of Indigenous people with poorly controlled type 2 diabetes in remote Australia : Was "Getting Better at Chronic Care" cost effective?

McDermott, Robyn; Callander, Emily; Segal, Leonie; Ngyuen, Ha; Wenitong, Mark; Centre of Research Excellence (CRE) for the Prevention of Chronic Conditions in Rural and Remote High Risk Populations


This paper reports on two economic evaluations of the GBACC project. The first evaluation completed a cost-consequence analysis, in which the costs of implementing the model are compared with differential changes in a range of health outcome measures of study participants in the intervention and usual care groups. The second economic evaluation looked at hospitalisations related to diabetes, especially those which had been shown in previous reports to be excessive among remote Indigenous...[Show more]

CollectionsANU Australian Primary Health Care Research Institute (APHCRI) (2003-2015)
Date published: 2017
Type: Report (Research)
Access Rights: Open Access


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