publication . Master thesis . 2018

Cost-effectiveness analysis of iStent trabecular microbypass stent for patients with open-angle glaucoma in Colombia

Osorio, Urpy; Ordoñez, Angelica;
Open Access Spanish; Castilian
  • Published: 26 Feb 2018
  • Publisher: Universidad del Rosario
  • Country: Bolivia
Abstract
Objective: To estimate cost-effectiveness of trabecular micro bypass stent versus laser trabeculoplasty or medications only, for patients with open-angle glaucoma in setting of Colombian System Health. Methods: This is a cost-effectiveness analysis that based its assumptions in external data sources, used to extrapolate the quality of life related to health, survival and costs. A Markov model, with stages from 0 (ocular hypertension without glaucoma) to 5 and bilateral blindness, was developed inclusive of Colombian older than 40 years in 2018, from a societal perspective, comparing trabecular micro-bypass stents versus, laser trabeculoplasty, timolol+dorzolamid...
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Medical Subject Headings: genetic structuressense organseye diseaseshealth care economics and organizations
free text keywords: Cost-benefit analysis, Open-angle glaucoma, Ocular hypertension, Stents, Minimally invasive surgical procedures, Medication adherence, 617.741, Glaucoma de Ángulo Abierto, Hipertensión Ocular, Procedimientos Quirúrgicos Mínimamente Invasivos, Cumplimiento de la Medicación, Análisis Costo-Beneficio, Varias ramas de la medicina, Cirugía
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publication . Master thesis . 2018

Cost-effectiveness analysis of iStent trabecular microbypass stent for patients with open-angle glaucoma in Colombia

Osorio, Urpy; Ordoñez, Angelica;