*  Costs of illness among older adults: An analysis of six major health conditions with significant environmental risk factors |...
A prevalence-based cost-of-illness approach was applied. Medical costs were estimated from Medicare claims data in 2000. ... and gastrointestinal illness. These illnesses were selected because of their relatively high impact among older populations and ... This study estimates the cost burden associated with six major illnesses among Americans age 65 or older: chronic lung disease ... A prevalence-based cost-of-illness approach was applied. Medical costs were estimated from Medicare claims data in 2000. ...
  https://www.rti.org/publication/costs-illness-among-older-adults-analysis-six-major-health-conditions-significant
*  Brain cell re-growth confirmed at CCBN | UNews
"The total cost of dementia could reach $153 billion dollars per year by 2038, up from the current cost of $15 billion dollars ... or are affected by illness or injury," Sutherland said.. "Another important fact about this part of the hippocampus is that it ...
  http://www.uleth.ca/unews/article/brain-cell-re-growth-confirmed-ccbn
*  Untreated Mental Illnesses Cost America's Workforce Billions Every Year - Business Insider
Mental illness is a quiet epidemic - and it's affecting America's workplaces. Untreated mental illnesses cost the U.S. at least ... The Scientific American points out that one in 17 adults has a serious mental illness and "nearly one in two people in the U.S. ... This all means that, statistically speaking, you are probably working alongside someone who is struggling with a metal illness ... Unfortunately, there is still a stigma surrounding mental illness, which is why so many conditions go untreated. ...
  http://www.businessinsider.com/you-dont-even-know-how-many-mentally-ill-people-youre-working-with-2012-9?pundits_only=0&get_all_comments=1&no_reply_filter=1
*  Estimating lifetime or episode-of-illness costs under censoring
You are here: Home / Links / Estimating lifetime or episode-of-illness costs under censoring ... Estimating lifetime or episode-of-illness costs under censoring. Developed a model that addresses issues about the time to ...
  https://www.healtheconomics.com/resource/estimating-lifetime-or-episode-of-illness-costs-under-censoring
*  Mental Illness Costs U.S. Billions in Los... ( Study say figures are most likely too...)
Lost earning potential costs associated with treating coexisting con...,Mental,Illness,Costs,U.S.,Billions,in,Lost,Earnings, ... Serious mental illness costs Ameri...The study broadly defines mood and anxiety disorders that greatly limi... ... Mental Illness Costs U.S. Billions in Lost Earnings. ...Study say figures are most likely too conservative ...THURSDAY May 8 ( ... THURSDAY, May 8 (HealthDay News) -- Serious mental illness costs Americans at least $193 billion a year in lost earnings alone ...
  http://www.bio-medicine.org/medicine-news-1/Mental-Illness-Costs-U-S--Billions-in-Lost-Earnings-18757-1/
*  Mental illness costing U.S. military soldiers; 1 soldier in 9 exits Army for mental disorder.
... The number of soldiers forced to ... But veterans groups argue that the failure of early detection and treatment allow mental illnesses to fester into problems so ... Last year, 1,224 soldiers with a mental illness, such as post-traumatic stress disorder, received a medical discharge. That was ... Aggressive efforts to identify and treat mental illnesses by medical officials, Porter says, are also why more soldiers are ...
  https://www.tactical-life.com/news/mental-illness-costing-us-military-soldiers-1-soldier-in-9-exits-army-for-mental-disorder/
*  Cost of illness and its predictors for Parkinson's disease in Germany | SpringerLink
... in Germany over a 6-month observation period and to identify the predictors of these costs. St ... Cost of illness in Parkinson disease: a retrospective 3-month analysis of direct costs. Nervenarzt 1997; 68 (12): 978-84PubMed ... including drug costs) and non-medical direct costs for the GKV were €3380 ± €4230. Univariate predictors for GKV direct costs ... Cost of illness and disease severity in a cohort of French patients with Parkinson's disease. Pharmacoeconomics 1999; 16 (1): ...
  https://link.springer.com/article/10.2165%2F00019053-200523080-00007
*  Demographic and epidemiological determinants of healthcare costs in Netherlands: cost of illness study | The BMJ
The economic impact of illness. In: Abshagen U, Munnich FE, eds. Cost of illness and benefits of drug treatment., Munich: ... Demographic and epidemiological determinants of healthcare costs in Netherlands: cost of illness study BMJ 1998; 317 :111 ... Demographic and epidemiological determinants of healthcare costs in Netherlands: cost of illness study. BMJ 1998; 317 doi: ... It is these costs which cause the exponential increase in costs in old age. Like the American study we found that costs for ...
  http://www.bmj.com/content/317/7151/111?ijkey=7de325fa94cd4ea7d95874a2c53d30d9922370ec&keytype2=tf_ipsecsha
*  Untreated Mental Illness Costing Colorado Millions - Crossbow Communications - Public Relations and Public Affairs
Crossbow Communications can help position you as the leader and the voice of reason with comprehensive and cost-effective ... Crossbow Communications can help position you as the leader and the voice of reason with comprehensive and cost-effective ... and public affairs is a cost-effective way to build critical stakeholder relationships and your bottom line. Effective advocacy ... Untreated Mental Illness Costing Colorado Millions. by Gary Chandler , Nov 7, 2008 , Behavioral Health, Legislation, Public ...
  http://crossbowcommunications.com/untreated-mental-illness-colorado/
*  OSHA: Workers bearing more injury, illness costs | 2015-03-05 | Safety+Health Magazine
The financial burden of workplace injuries and illnesses increasingly has shifted to the worker, deepening social inequalities ... Home » OSHA: Workers bearing more injury, illness costs. Workers' compensation OSHA: Workers bearing more injury, illness costs ... "These injuries and illnesses contribute to the pressing issue of income inequality: they force working families out of the ... 1 deadline for electronic submission of injury, illness data. OSHA gives employers until Dec. 31 to electronically submit ...
  http://www.safetyandhealthmagazine.com/articles/11959-osha-workers-bearing-more-injury-illness-costs
*  Estimating the Cost of Illness in Colorectal Cancer Patients Who Were Hospitalized for Severe Chemotherapy-Induced Diarrhea
... ... George Dranitsaris, Jean Maroun, and Amil Shah, "Estimating the Cost of Illness in Colorectal Cancer Patients Who Were ...
  https://www.hindawi.com/journals/cjgh/2005/618504/cta/
*  THU0347 Estimating the Cost of Illness of Giant Cell Arteritis | Annals of the Rheumatic Diseases
... mean one-year cost for GCA patients were lower for pharmacy costs ($-815, 95% CI: $-990-$-640) but higher for outpatient costs ... Objectives The objective of this study was to estimate the cost of illness in patients with GCA in the US. ... 5,860, SD 20,900), inpatient costs ($8,100, SD $29,800 vs. $2,830, SD $14,800), and total costs ($26,400, SD $48,500 vs. $ ... A log link and gamma family was used to model costs, and recycled prediction to calculate cost differences. ...
  http://ard.bmj.com/content/74/Suppl_2/321.1
*  Costs of illness of multiple sclerosis in Sweden: a population-based register study of people of working age | SpringerLink
... but little is known about the distribution of the associated costs to society. ... opportunity costs of resources used, such as healthcare and drug use) and indirect costs (productivity costs: costs resulting ... Distribution of the overall cost-of-illness of individuals with multiple sclerosis by order of accumulated overall cost-of- ... Costs. The cost estimates were prevalence based, i.e., they included the costs during 2010, irrespective of whether the ...
  https://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s10198-017-0894-6
*  The Economic Cost of Mental Illness
The Economic Cost. Mental illness currently costs the economy at least $50 billion per year. In its report, Making the Case for ... At the same time, the economic cost of mental illness will grow more than sixfold over the next thirty years to $306 billion. ... reduce the limitations imposed by their illnesses, or even help prevent certain mental health problems and illnesses from ... The present value of the cumulative total cost over the next thirty years will exceed $2.5 trillion. The Report notes that ...
  http://www.bc211.ca/2016/05/economic-cost-mental-illness/
*  Cost of `illness isn't the issue, thoughts of losing child are - Annie's Mailbox - telegram.com - Worcester, MA
Cost of `illness isn't the issue, thoughts of losing child are. Wednesday. Mar 20, 2013 at 6:00 AM ... When the bill came, my mother read me the riot act for costing her so much. She told me I should have said something earlier ...
  http://www.telegram.com/article/20130320/COLUMN88/103209960
*  Double the Costs for Worksite Mental Illness
When researchers calculated the actual cost of mental health leave, they found that on average, it's double the cost of a leave ... A new Canadian study reveals that mental illness is associated with more lost work days than any other chronic condition. ... for a physical illness. The study, published in the Journal of ... Double the Costs for Worksite Mental Illness. Double the Costs ... Disability leaves due to physical illness cost nearly half of that for a leave due to mental illness. ...
  https://psychcentral.com/news/2010/09/13/double-the-costs-for-worksite-mental-illness/18072.html
*  Why the burden of illness and health costs increasing globally?
Even so, the broader economic and social costs of poor quality care, including long-term disability, impairment and lost ... Anti-hypertensive and anti-diabetic drugs for the patients at free of cost. ... Anti-hypertensive and anti-diabetic drugs for the patients at free of cost. ...
  https://www.thedailystar.net/health/why-the-burden-illness-and-health-costs-increasing-globally-1605310
*  Cost of Illness and Disease Severity in a Cohort of French Patients with Parkinson's Disease | Springer for Research &...
To assess the relationship between severity and progression of illness in Parkinson's disease and the use of healthcare ... Design and setting: This was a prospective cost-of-illness study conducted in France based on clinical observation over a 6- ... Cost of Illness and Disease Severity in a Cohort of French Patients with Parkinson's Disease. ... Costs also varied with age and motor fluctuations. Medical costs were strongly correlated with most clinical indicators and the ...
  https://rd.springer.com/article/10.2165/00019053-199916010-00006
*  Cost of illness for outpatients attending public and private hospitals in Bangladesh
The total cost of outpatients comprises direct medical costs, non-medical costs and the indirect costs of patients and ... Results: The costs of illness are significant for many of Bangladesh citizens. The direct costs are relatively minor compared ... is protection for all against the cost of illness. In a low income country like Bangladesh the cost burden of health care in ... Cost of illness for outpatients attending public and private hospitals in Bangladesh. Pavel, M. D. Sadik ; Chakrabarty, Sayan ...
  https://scholar.sun.ac.za/handle/10019.1/104411
*  Insurer's Files Show Big Cost Differences For Same Illnesses | KRVS
Insurer's Files Show Big Cost Differences For Same Illnesses By Jay Hancock • Sep 5, 2012 ... Many reports on cost and quality disparity (the best known is the Dartmouth Atlas of Health Care) are based on data from the ... The cost disparity for major procedures was smaller. But the dollars were larger. Bills for implanting a drug-coated coronary ... Some of the cost variations are startling. For treating a basic asthma episode, cases in the 10th percentile of distribution ...
  http://krvs.org/post/insurers-files-show-big-cost-differences-same-illnesses
*  NIOSHTIC-2 Publications Search - 20033348 - Costs of occupational injuries and illnesses.
... to be the first to use national data to estimate these costs.1 We find that the costs of occupational injuries and illnesses ... Our study attempted to estimate the total costs of occupational injuries and illnesses to the United States in 1992. This study ... Since the injuries and illnesses occur at places of business, some of their costs are spread to consumers in the form of higher ... But despite the size of these costs and the fact that so many people pay them, occupational injuries and illnesses do not ...
  https://www.cdc.gov/niosh/nioshtic-2/20033348.html
*  When the Money Runs Out: Chronic Illness and Bankruptcy - Costs and Insurance - Rheumatoid Arthritis | HealthCentral
Having a chronic illness and disability is expensive - some of my meds are covered, but some aren't and don't get me started on ... Having a chronic illness and disability is expensive - some of my meds are covered, but some aren't and don't get me started on ... Even so, the cost of having RA can be overwhelming. If your debt is taking over your life, exploring your options for repayment ... That is, they are filed by people who have lost income due to illness or mortgage their home to pay medical bills. Medical ...
  https://www.healthcentral.com/article/when-the-money-runs-out-chronic-illness-and-bankruptcy
*  New research nets the true economic costs of global mosquito-borne illness | BrandeisNOW
New research nets the true economic costs of global mosquito-borne illness. Dengue fever costs billions in healthcare, lost ... The study set out to estimate the true economic costs of a case of dengue, whether the patient was treated at home or in the ... Dengue illness involves sudden severe headache, muscle and joint pain, diarrhea, vomiting, and a high fever typically lasting ... "We found that that the economic cost of this disease is high-at least $1.8 billion yearly in these 8 countries after adjusting ...
  http://www.brandeis.edu/now/2009/may/dengue-pressrelease.html
*  Job-related injuries and illnesses estimated to cost nation $250 billion per year - Healthcanal.com : Healthcanal.com
Total costs were calculated by multiplying the number of cases of occupational injury or illness by the average cost per case. ... Home Public Health and Safety Job-related injuries and illnesses estimated to cost nation $250 billion per year ... In fact, less than 25 percent of the costs of workplace injuries and illnesses are covered by workers' compensation. As a ... In generating the estimate, Leigh gathered 2007 data on occupational injuries and illnesses and their costs for U.S. civilian ...
  https://www.healthcanal.com/public-health-safety/25555-job-related-injuries-and-illnesses-estimated-to-cost-nation-250-billion-per-year.html
*  May 21, 2015
Social Costs Of Diseases Must Be Considered When Debating Costs Of Drug R&D U.S. News & World Report: The True Cost of Costly ... Many are afflicted by NCDs such as hypertension, heart disease, asthma, smoking-related illnesses, and diabetes - indeed the ... But we need to keep our eyes focused on the costs of disease, not the short costs associated with making and selling drugs" (5/ ... Focusing on the development costs, or even drug prices, without understanding the full social costs of disease can make drugs ...
  https://www.kff.org/daily-news/may-21-2015/