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Economic burden of obesity and its complications in Germany

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  • Beate Sander

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  • Rito Bergemann
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    Article provided by Springer in its journal The European Journal of Health Economics, formerly: HEPAC.

    Volume (Year): 4 (2003)
    Issue (Month): 4 (December)
    Pages: 248-253

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    Handle: RePEc:spr:eujhec:v:4:y:2003:i:4:p:248-253

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    Keywords: Obesity; Comorbidity; Burden of illness; Cost of disease;

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    1. Alan Brennan & Roberta Ara & Raimund Sterz & Bernd Matiba & Rito Bergemann, 2006. "Assessment of clinical and economic benefits of weight management with sibutramine in general practice in Germany," The European Journal of Health Economics, Springer, vol. 7(4), pages 276-284, December.
    2. Suhrcke, Marc & Urban, Dieter M. & Moesgaard Iburg, Kim & Schwappach, David & Boluarte, Till & McKee, Martin, 2007. "The economic benefits of health and prevention in a high-income country: the example of Germany," Discussion Papers, Research Group Public Health SP I 2007-302, Social Science Research Center Berlin (WZB).
    3. Haucke, Florian & Brückner, Ulrike, 2010. "First approaches to the monetary impact of environmental health disturbances in Germany," Health Policy, Elsevier, vol. 94(1), pages 34-44, January.
    4. Wolfenstetter, S.B., 2012. "Future direct and indirect costs of obesity and the influence of gaining weight: Results from the MONICA/KORA cohort studies, 1995–2005," Economics & Human Biology, Elsevier, vol. 10(2), pages 127-138.
    5. A. Konnopka & M. Bödemann & H.-H. König, 2011. "Health burden and costs of obesity and overweight in Germany," The European Journal of Health Economics, Springer, vol. 12(4), pages 345-352, August.
    6. Toni Mora & Joan Gil & Antoni Sicras-Mainar, 2012. "The influence of BMI, obesity and overweight on medical costs: a panel data approach," Working Papers 2012/37, Institut d'Economia de Barcelona (IEB).
    7. Mikko Packalen & Jay Bhattacharya, 2010. "The Other Ex-Ante Moral Hazard in Health," Working Papers 1015, University of Waterloo, Department of Economics, revised Dec 2010.
    8. Kolosnitsyna, Marina & Berdnikova, Arina, 2009. "Overweight: What Are its Costs and What Could Be Done?," Applied Econometrics, Publishing House "SINERGIA PRESS", vol. 15(3), pages 72-93.
    9. Brit S. Schneider & Udo Schneider, 2009. "Determinants and Consequences of Health Behaviour: New Evidence from German Micro Data," SOEPpapers on Multidisciplinary Panel Data Research 253, DIW Berlin, The German Socio-Economic Panel (SOEP).
    10. Leonie Sundmacher, 2012. "The effect of health shocks on smoking and obesity," The European Journal of Health Economics, Springer, vol. 13(4), pages 451-460, August.

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