Canadian estimates of health care utilization costs for rheumatoid arthritis patients with and without therapy with biologic agents

 


OBJECTIVE: To provide Canadian estimates of health care utilization costs associated withrheumatoid arthritis (RA)-related and non-RA-related care within 4 treatment strategies and in different physical functioning categories.

Publication Type: Journal Articles

Year of Publication: 2014

Topics: Chronic Diseases / Disorders, Health Economics / Healthcare Costs, Therapy

Authors: Arto Ohinmaa, Thanh Nguyen, Cheryl Barnabe, Liam Martin, Anthony Russell, Susan G Barr, Walter Maksymowych

ISSN: 2151-464X

ISSN (online): 2151-4658

Journal Title: Arthritis Care & Research

Volume: 66

Issue: 9

Pages: 1319-1327