Magali Pirson

Summary

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. 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
  3. 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
  4. 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
  5. 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
  6. 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
  7. 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
  8. 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
  9. 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
  10. 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

Detail Information

Publications11

  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. 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
    ....
  3. 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...
  4. 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...
  5. 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...
  6. 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...
  7. 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...
  8. 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...
  9. 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...
  10. 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...