A patient-centred approach to estimate total annual healthcare cost by body mass index in the UK Counterweight programme

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Tigbe, W.W.; Briggs, A.H.; Lean, M.E.J.;
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<p>Background: Previous studies, based on relative risks for certain secondary diseases, have shown greater healthcare costs in higher body mass index (BMI) categories. The present study quantifies the relationship between BMI and total healthcare expenditure, wit... View more
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