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Understanding the limited impact of economic evaluation in health care resource allocation: A conceptual framework


  • Williams, Iestyn
  • Bryan, Stirling


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  • Williams, Iestyn & Bryan, Stirling, 2007. "Understanding the limited impact of economic evaluation in health care resource allocation: A conceptual framework," Health Policy, Elsevier, vol. 80(1), pages 135-143, January.
  • Handle: RePEc:eee:hepoli:v:80:y:2007:i:1:p:135-143

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