Magali Pirson

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Country: Belgium

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Comparison of cost-weights scales methodologies in the perspective of a financing system based on pathologies
    M Pirson
    Département d Economie de la Santé, CP592, Ecole de Santé Publique de l Université Libre de Bruxelles, 806, Route de Lennik, 1070 Bruxelles, Belgium
    Eur J Health Econ 12:503-8. 2011
  2. doi request reprint [Medical and economic evaluation of oncological inpatients in 14 Belgian hospitals]
    Magali Pirson
    Universite Libre de Bruxelles, Ecole de Santé Publique, Centre de Recherche en Economie de la Santé, gestion des institutions de soins et sciences infirmières, 808, Route de Lennik, CP592, 1070 Bruxelles, Belgique Electronic address
    Bull Cancer 102:923-31. 2015
  3. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of the cost of atrial fibrillation during emergency hospitalization
    Magali Pirson
    School of Public Health, Universite Libre de Bruxelles, Brussels, Belgium
    Acta Cardiol 68:469-74. 2013
  4. doi request reprint What can we learn from international comparisons of costs by DRG?
    M Pirson
    Unité Economie et Gestion des Institutions de Soins, Département d Economie de la Santé, Ecole de Santé Publique, Universite Libre de Bruxelles, 808, Route de Lennik, CP592, 1070 Bruxelles, Belgium
    Eur J Health Econ 14:67-73. 2013
  5. ncbi request reprint [The financial impact of missed appointments in a gastroenterology unit and evaluation of preventive strategies]
    M Pirson
    Département d Economie de la Santé, Ecole de Santé Publique, ULB
    Rev Med Brux 32:18-26. 2011
  6. ncbi request reprint [Are extra costs generated by patients justifiable? Methodology and results from a study carried out in a Belgian general hospital]
    M Pirson
    Département d Economie de la Santé, Ecole de Santé Publique, ULB, Bruxelles
    Rev Med Brux 31:103-10. 2010
  7. ncbi request reprint Financial consequences of hospital-acquired bacteraemia in three Belgian hospitals in 2003 and 2004
    M Pirson
    Health Economics Department, School of Public Health, Universite Libre de Bruxelles, Belgium
    J Hosp Infect 68:9-16. 2008
  8. ncbi request reprint Prospective casemix-based funding, analysis and financial impact of cost outliers in all-patient refined diagnosis related groups in three Belgian general hospitals
    Magali Pirson
    School of Public Health, Universite Libre de Bruxelles, Brussels, Belgium
    Eur J Health Econ 7:55-65. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Analysis of cost outliers within APR-DRGs in a Belgian general hospital: two complementary approaches
    Magali Pirson
    Health Economics Department, School of Public Health, Universite Libre de Bruxelles, 806 Route de Lennik, B 1070 Bruxelles, Belgium
    Health Policy 76:13-25. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint Costs associated with hospital-acquired bacteraemia in a Belgian hospital
    M Pirson
    Department of Health Economics, School of Public Health, Universite Libre de Bruxelles, 806 Route de Lennik, B1070 Brussels, Belgium
    J Hosp Infect 59:33-40. 2005

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Publications15

  1. doi request reprint Comparison of cost-weights scales methodologies in the perspective of a financing system based on pathologies
    M Pirson
    Département d Economie de la Santé, CP592, Ecole de Santé Publique de l Université Libre de Bruxelles, 806, Route de Lennik, 1070 Bruxelles, Belgium
    Eur J Health Econ 12:503-8. 2011
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  2. doi request reprint [Medical and economic evaluation of oncological inpatients in 14 Belgian hospitals]
    Magali Pirson
    Universite Libre de Bruxelles, Ecole de Santé Publique, Centre de Recherche en Economie de la Santé, gestion des institutions de soins et sciences infirmières, 808, Route de Lennik, CP592, 1070 Bruxelles, Belgique Electronic address
    Bull Cancer 102:923-31. 2015
    ..Is this kind of financing system adequate for oncology? Objectives of this study are: to analyze medical and economical characteristics of oncological inpatients and evaluate the homogeneity of costs and length of stay per DRG...
  3. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of the cost of atrial fibrillation during emergency hospitalization
    Magali Pirson
    School of Public Health, Universite Libre de Bruxelles, Brussels, Belgium
    Acta Cardiol 68:469-74. 2013
    ....
  4. doi request reprint What can we learn from international comparisons of costs by DRG?
    M Pirson
    Unité Economie et Gestion des Institutions de Soins, Département d Economie de la Santé, Ecole de Santé Publique, Universite Libre de Bruxelles, 808, Route de Lennik, CP592, 1070 Bruxelles, Belgium
    Eur J Health Econ 14:67-73. 2013
    ..Our hypotheses were that differences between countries can probably be explained by methodological differences in cost calculations, by differences in medical practices and by differences in cost structures within the two countries...
  5. ncbi request reprint [The financial impact of missed appointments in a gastroenterology unit and evaluation of preventive strategies]
    M Pirson
    Département d Economie de la Santé, Ecole de Santé Publique, ULB
    Rev Med Brux 32:18-26. 2011
    ..The low cost of a reminder (telephone or mail) should stimulate the hospital direction to develop a system of reminders to limit the non-attendance rate, at least for patients with a higher risk of non-attendance...
  6. ncbi request reprint [Are extra costs generated by patients justifiable? Methodology and results from a study carried out in a Belgian general hospital]
    M Pirson
    Département d Economie de la Santé, Ecole de Santé Publique, ULB, Bruxelles
    Rev Med Brux 31:103-10. 2010
    ..An explanation is however not necessarily synonymous with medical justification...
  7. ncbi request reprint Financial consequences of hospital-acquired bacteraemia in three Belgian hospitals in 2003 and 2004
    M Pirson
    Health Economics Department, School of Public Health, Universite Libre de Bruxelles, Belgium
    J Hosp Infect 68:9-16. 2008
    ..Growing international interest in pay for performance and other funding schemes will only strengthen these financial incentives...
  8. ncbi request reprint Prospective casemix-based funding, analysis and financial impact of cost outliers in all-patient refined diagnosis related groups in three Belgian general hospitals
    Magali Pirson
    School of Public Health, Universite Libre de Bruxelles, Brussels, Belgium
    Eur J Health Econ 7:55-65. 2006
    ..The billing generated by these patients largely compensates for costs generated. Length of stay and charges are not a good approximation to select cost outliers...
  9. ncbi request reprint Analysis of cost outliers within APR-DRGs in a Belgian general hospital: two complementary approaches
    Magali Pirson
    Health Economics Department, School of Public Health, Universite Libre de Bruxelles, 806 Route de Lennik, B 1070 Bruxelles, Belgium
    Health Policy 76:13-25. 2006
    ..The objective of this study was to find factors that could explain high and low resource use outliers, by associating an explanatory analysis with a statistical analysis...
  10. ncbi request reprint Costs associated with hospital-acquired bacteraemia in a Belgian hospital
    M Pirson
    Department of Health Economics, School of Public Health, Universite Libre de Bruxelles, 806 Route de Lennik, B1070 Brussels, Belgium
    J Hosp Infect 59:33-40. 2005
    ..At present, the Belgian healthcare system covers most extra costs; however, in the future, these outcomes of hospital-acquired bacteraemia will not be funded and prevention will be a major concern for hospital management...
  11. doi request reprint Predictors of costs from the hospital perspective of primary pulmonary embolism
    Serge Motte
    Health Economics, Hospital Management and Nursing Research Dept, School of Public Health, Universite Libre de Bruxelles, Brussels, Belgium Dept of Vascular Diseases, Erasme University Hospital, Universite Libre de Bruxelles, Brussels, Belgium
    Eur Respir J 47:203-11. 2016
    ..0001).An increasing burden of comorbid illness was strongly associated with increasing actual cost for caring hospitalised patients for PE. Increasing age was associated with an increase in all main cost components. ..
  12. ncbi request reprint What is the optimal regimen for BCG intravesical therapy? Are six weekly instillations necessary?
    A R Zlotta
    Department of Urology, Erasme Hospital, University Clinics of Brussels, Belgium
    Eur Urol 37:470-7. 2000
    ..In the present work, we have studied the weekly evolution of this immune response induced by intravesical BCG instillations...
  13. doi request reprint Costs of disposable material in the operating room do not show high correlation with surgical time: Implications for hospital payment
    Caroline Delo
    Centre de recherche en Economie de la Santé Health Economics Research Center, Gestion des Institutions de Soins et Sciences Infirmières Management of Institutions of care and nursing research, Ecole de Santé Publique School of Public Health, Universite Libre de Bruxelles, 808, Route de Lennik, CP 592, 1070 Brussels, Belgium
    Health Policy 119:1126-32. 2015
    ..The objectives of this study are to analyze the variation of the surgical time and of disposable costs per surgical procedure and to analyze the association between disposable costs and the surgical time...
  14. doi request reprint [Cost evaluation of hospital inpatient stays induced by injuries due to falls for elderly people]
    Lionel Di Pierdomenico
    Centre de Recherche en Economie de la Santé, gestion des institutions de soins et sciences infirmières, Ecole de Santé Publique, Universite Libre de Bruxelles, Belgique
    Geriatr Psychol Neuropsychiatr Vieil 13:36-44. 2015
    ..Based on population projections, the cost could be estimated at € 243 millions in 2050. The overall cost of the treatment of these lesions is much more important, because costs are also generated after the hospitalization. ..