Jeffrey S Hoch

Summary

Affiliation: University of Toronto
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. pmc Increased risk of miscarriage among women experiencing physical or sexual intimate partner violence during pregnancy in Guatemala City, Guatemala: cross-sectional study
    Mira Johri
    Unité de Santé Internationale USI, Centre de recherche du Centre hospitalier de l Université de Montréal CRCHUM, Montreal, Canada
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 11:49. 2011
  2. pmc Reducing depression in older home care clients: design of a prospective study of a nurse-led interprofessional mental health promotion intervention
    Maureen F Markle-Reid
    School of Nursing, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    BMC Geriatr 11:50. 2011
  3. doi request reprint Improving efficiency and value in palliative care with net benefit regression: an introduction to a simple method for cost-effectiveness analysis with person-level data
    Jeffrey S Hoch
    Centre for Research on Inner City Health, The Keenan Research Centre, Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute, St Michaels Hospital, Ontario, Canada
    J Pain Symptom Manage 38:54-61. 2009
  4. ncbi request reprint A clinician's guide to correct cost-effectiveness analysis: think incremental not average
    Jeffrey S Hoch
    Department of Health Policy, Management and Evaluation, Centre for Research on Inner City Health, The Keenan Research Centre, Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute, St Michael s Hospital, University of Toronto, Ontario
    Can J Psychiatry 53:267-74. 2008
  5. doi request reprint Measuring and illustrating statistical evidence in a cost-effectiveness analysis
    Jeffrey S Hoch
    Centre for Research on Inner City Health, The Keenan Research Centre in the Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute of St Michael s Hospital, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Health Econ 27:476-95. 2008
  6. ncbi request reprint A guide to economic evaluation: methods for cost-effectiveness analysis of person-level data
    Jeffrey S Hoch
    Centre for Research on Inner City Health and St Michael s Hospital, Toronto, and the Department of Health Policy, Management and Evaluation, University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Trauma Stress 19:787-97. 2006
  7. pmc Using the net benefit regression framework to construct cost-effectiveness acceptability curves: an example using data from a trial of external loop recorders versus Holter monitoring for ambulatory monitoring of "community acquired" syncope
    Jeffrey S Hoch
    Centre for Research on Inner City Health, St Michael s Hospital, Toronto, Canada
    BMC Health Serv Res 6:68. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint Relationship management therapy for patients with borderline personality disorder
    Jeffrey S Hoch
    Centre for Research on Inner City Health, St Michael s Hospital, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Psychiatr Serv 57:179-81. 2006
  9. doi request reprint Cost-effectiveness of filgrastim and pegfilgrastim as primary prophylaxis against febrile neutropenia in lymphoma patients
    Nina Lathia
    Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Natl Cancer Inst 105:1078-85. 2013
  10. doi request reprint Comparative operative outcomes of early and delayed cholecystectomy for acute cholecystitis: a population-based propensity score analysis
    Charles de Mestral
    Sunnybrook Research Institute, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Center Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute, St Michael s Hospital and Institute for Clinical Evaluative Sciences, Toronto, Canada
    Ann Surg 259:10-5. 2014

Detail Information

Publications50

  1. pmc Increased risk of miscarriage among women experiencing physical or sexual intimate partner violence during pregnancy in Guatemala City, Guatemala: cross-sectional study
    Mira Johri
    Unité de Santé Internationale USI, Centre de recherche du Centre hospitalier de l Université de Montréal CRCHUM, Montreal, Canada
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 11:49. 2011
    ....
  2. pmc Reducing depression in older home care clients: design of a prospective study of a nurse-led interprofessional mental health promotion intervention
    Maureen F Markle-Reid
    School of Nursing, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    BMC Geriatr 11:50. 2011
    ....
  3. doi request reprint Improving efficiency and value in palliative care with net benefit regression: an introduction to a simple method for cost-effectiveness analysis with person-level data
    Jeffrey S Hoch
    Centre for Research on Inner City Health, The Keenan Research Centre, Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute, St Michaels Hospital, Ontario, Canada
    J Pain Symptom Manage 38:54-61. 2009
    ..Net-benefit regression can be used with data from clinical trials or from administrative data sets. The results can be used to help develop policy, with an aim toward improving efficiency and value in health care...
  4. ncbi request reprint A clinician's guide to correct cost-effectiveness analysis: think incremental not average
    Jeffrey S Hoch
    Department of Health Policy, Management and Evaluation, Centre for Research on Inner City Health, The Keenan Research Centre, Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute, St Michael s Hospital, University of Toronto, Ontario
    Can J Psychiatry 53:267-74. 2008
    ..To explain how to correctly report the results from a cost-effectiveness analysis (CEA)...
  5. doi request reprint Measuring and illustrating statistical evidence in a cost-effectiveness analysis
    Jeffrey S Hoch
    Centre for Research on Inner City Health, The Keenan Research Centre in the Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute of St Michael s Hospital, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Health Econ 27:476-95. 2008
    ..We propose a new graphic for displaying the evidence about cost-effectiveness and explore the strengths of likelihood methods using data from an economic evaluation of a Program in Assertive Community Treatment (PACT)...
  6. ncbi request reprint A guide to economic evaluation: methods for cost-effectiveness analysis of person-level data
    Jeffrey S Hoch
    Centre for Research on Inner City Health and St Michael s Hospital, Toronto, and the Department of Health Policy, Management and Evaluation, University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Trauma Stress 19:787-97. 2006
    ..The authors conclude with recommendations for increasing the strength and relevance of economic evaluations...
  7. pmc Using the net benefit regression framework to construct cost-effectiveness acceptability curves: an example using data from a trial of external loop recorders versus Holter monitoring for ambulatory monitoring of "community acquired" syncope
    Jeffrey S Hoch
    Centre for Research on Inner City Health, St Michael s Hospital, Toronto, Canada
    BMC Health Serv Res 6:68. 2006
    ..The net benefit regression framework (NBRF) allows cost-effectiveness analysis to be done in a simple regression framework. The objective of the paper is to illustrate how net benefit regression can be used to construct a CEAC...
  8. ncbi request reprint Relationship management therapy for patients with borderline personality disorder
    Jeffrey S Hoch
    Centre for Research on Inner City Health, St Michael s Hospital, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Psychiatr Serv 57:179-81. 2006
    ..Significant reductions were found in restraint, constant nursing observation, self-harm incidents, and inpatient days. These results fill a gap in the literature about a treatment model that one day could be considered a best practice...
  9. doi request reprint Cost-effectiveness of filgrastim and pegfilgrastim as primary prophylaxis against febrile neutropenia in lymphoma patients
    Nina Lathia
    Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Natl Cancer Inst 105:1078-85. 2013
    ..We assessed the cost-effectiveness of filgrastim and pegfilgrastim as primary prophylaxis against febrile neutropenia in diffuse large B-cell lymphoma (DLBCL) patients undergoing chemotherapy...
  10. doi request reprint Comparative operative outcomes of early and delayed cholecystectomy for acute cholecystitis: a population-based propensity score analysis
    Charles de Mestral
    Sunnybrook Research Institute, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Center Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute, St Michael s Hospital and Institute for Clinical Evaluative Sciences, Toronto, Canada
    Ann Surg 259:10-5. 2014
    ..To compare the operative outcomes of early and delayed cholecystectomy for acute cholecystitis...
  11. ncbi request reprint Is ambulatory monitoring for "community-acquired" syncope economically attractive? A cost-effectiveness analysis of a randomized trial of external loop recorders versus Holter monitoring
    Marie Antoinette Rockx
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, University of Western Ontario, London, Ontario, Canada
    Am Heart J 150:1065. 2005
    ..The cost-effectiveness of 2 monitoring strategies was assessed in a prospective randomized trial...
  12. ncbi request reprint An introduction to economic evaluation: what's in a name?
    Jeffrey S Hoch
    Department of Health Policy Management and Evaluation, University of Toronto, Ontario
    Can J Psychiatry 50:159-66. 2005
    ..This paper describes the main types of economic evaluation techniques...
  13. ncbi request reprint Cost of preimplantation cardiac imaging in patients referred for a primary-prevention implantable cardioverter-defibrillator
    Andrew D Krahn
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, University of Western Ontario, London, Ontario, Canada
    Am J Cardiol 102:588-92. 2008
    ..In conclusion, verification of ejection fraction identified a significant proportion of patients who were not eligible for an ICD...
  14. ncbi request reprint Pattern of antidepressant use and duration of depression-related absence from work
    Carolyn S Dewa
    Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, Department of Psychiatry, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Br J Psychiatry 183:507-13. 2003
    ..Few studies have examined the relationship between antidepressant prescription and receipt of depression-related disability benefits...
  15. ncbi request reprint Lessons from trial-based cost-effectiveness analyses of mental health interventions: why uncertainty about the outcome, estimate and willingness to pay matters
    Jeffrey S Hoch
    Centre for Research on Inner City Health, The Keenan Research Centre in Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute of St Michaels Hospital, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Pharmacoeconomics 25:807-16. 2007
    ..Net benefit regression is a useful technique for exploring these crucial issues when undertaking an economic evaluation using patient-level data on both costs and effects...
  16. ncbi request reprint Cost, effectiveness, and cost-effectiveness of a collaborative mental health care program for people receiving short-term disability benefits for psychiatric disorders
    Carolyn S Dewa
    Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, Health Systems Research and Consulting Unit, Toronto, Ontario
    Can J Psychiatry 54:379-88. 2009
    ..To examine the cost, effectiveness, and cost-effectiveness of a collaborative mental health care (CMHC) pilot program for people on short-term disability leave for psychiatric disorders...
  17. ncbi request reprint Improving chronic disease prevention and screening in primary care: results of the BETTER pragmatic cluster randomized controlled trial
    Eva Grunfeld
    Department of Family Community Medicine, University of Toronto, 500 University Avenue, Toronto, Ontario M5G 1V7, Canada
    BMC Fam Pract 14:175. 2013
    ..This trial (the BETTER Trial) aimed to improve preventive care of heart disease, diabetes, colorectal, breast and cervical cancers, and relevant lifestyle factors through a practice facilitation intervention set in primary care...
  18. pmc Overcoming obstacles in accessing unfunded oral chemotherapy: physician experience and challenges
    Dolly Han
    St Michael s Hospital Sunnybrook Odette Cancer Centre and University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Oncol Pract 9:188-93. 2013
    ..The purpose of this study was to capture the methods physicians used to overcome barriers to accessing chemotherapeutic regimens for their patients...
  19. ncbi request reprint Cost effectiveness of EML4-ALK fusion testing and first-line crizotinib treatment for patients with advanced ALK-positive non-small-cell lung cancer
    Sandjar Djalalov
    Sandjar Djalalov, Jaclyn Beca, and Jeffrey S Hoch, Keenan Research Centre, Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute, St Michael s Hospital and Cancer Care Ontario Sandjar Djalalov, Jaclyn Beca, Jeffrey S Hoch, Murray Krahn, and Natasha B Leighl, Canadian Centre for Applied Research in Cancer Control Murray Krahn, Toronto Health Economics and Technology Assessment Collaborative Ming Sound Tsao and Natasha B Leighl, Ontario Cancer Institute and Princess Margaret Cancer Centre, Toronto and Jean Claude Cutz, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    J Clin Oncol 32:1012-9. 2014
    ..We estimated the cost effectiveness of EML4-ALK fusion testing in combination with targeted first-line crizotinib treatment in Ontario...
  20. ncbi request reprint End-of-life home care utilization and costs in patients with advanced colorectal cancer
    Nicole Mittmann
    Health Outcomes and PharmacoEconomic HOPE Research Centre, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, Toronto, Ontario, Canada Email
    J Community Support Oncol 12:92-8. 2014
    ..To determine overall utilization and costs associated with home care services in Ontario, Canada by linking a home care database to a stage IV colorectal cancer cohort...
  21. ncbi request reprint Cost implications of testing strategy in patients with syncope: randomized assessment of syncope trial
    Andrew D Krahn
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, University of Western Ontario, London, Ontario, Canada
    J Am Coll Cardiol 42:495-501. 2003
    ..We sought to assess the cost implications of two investigation strategies in patients with unexplained syncope...
  22. ncbi request reprint Regression methods for covariate adjustment and subgroup analysis for non-censored cost-effectiveness data
    Andrew R Willan
    Program in Population Health Sciences, Hospital for Sick Children, and Department of Public Health Services, University of Toronto, ON, Canada
    Health Econ 13:461-75. 2004
    ..Furthermore, the method can exhibit efficiency gains over unrelated ordinary least squares regression...
  23. ncbi request reprint Prescription drug benefits and Canada's uninsured
    Carolyn S Dewa
    Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, Health Systems Research and Consulting Unit, 250 College St, Toronto, Ontario, and University of Toronto, Department of Psychiatry, Canada
    Int J Law Psychiatry 28:496-513. 2005
    ..The findings herein reaffirm the need for a national strategy, support the notion that prescription drug coverage is important, and raise questions about the role of employers in providing these benefits...
  24. doi request reprint The evaluation and use of economic evidence to inform cancer drug reimbursement decisions in Canada
    Jean H E Yong
    Keenan Research Centre, Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute, St Michael s Hospital, Toronto, ON, Canada
    Pharmacoeconomics 31:229-36. 2013
    ..In some jurisdictions such as the UK and Canada, pharmaceutical manufacturers are required to submit economic evaluations when seeking reimbursement...
  25. doi request reprint Preventing homelessness after discharge from psychiatric wards: perspectives of consumers and staff
    Cheryl Forchuk
    Arthur Labatt Family School of Nursing, University of Western Ontario, Ontario, Canada
    J Psychosoc Nurs Ment Health Serv 51:24-31. 2013
    ..The results highlight several benefits of the intervention and show that homelessness can be reduced by connecting housing support, income support, and psychiatric care...
  26. pmc Health status, quality of life, residential stability, substance use, and health care utilization among adults applying to a supportive housing program
    Stephen W Hwang
    Centre for Research on Inner City Health, Keenan Research Centre in the Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute, St Michael s Hospital, Toronto, ON, Canada
    J Urban Health 88:1076-90. 2011
    ..Nonetheless, this study shows that highly disadvantaged individuals with a high prevalence of poor physical and mental health and substance use can achieve stable housing...
  27. ncbi request reprint Design of an algorithm to identify persons with mental illness in a police administrative database
    Kathleen Hartford
    Scientist Epidemiologist, Lawson Health Research Institute, Associate Professor, Faculties of Health Sciences, Medicine and Dentistry, University of Western Ontario, 375 South Street, NRA220, London, Ontario, Canada
    Int J Law Psychiatry 28:1-11. 2005
    ..It enables police to monitor the effectiveness of pre-arrest diversion programs and allows researchers to analyze questions of criminalization and mental illness...
  28. doi request reprint Health care costs associated with hepatocellular carcinoma: a population-based study
    Hla Hla Thein
    Dalla Lana School of Public Health, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada Ontario Institute for Cancer Research Cancer Care Ontario, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Hepatology 58:1375-84. 2013
    ....
  29. doi request reprint Eliciting patients' preferences for outpatient treatment of febrile neutropenia: a discrete choice experiment
    Nina Lathia
    Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Support Care Cancer 21:245-51. 2013
    ..The purpose of this study was to elicit non-Hodgkin lymphoma patients' preferences on attributes related to outpatient treatment of FN...
  30. pmc A prospective multiple case study of the impact of emerging scientific evidence on established colorectal cancer screening programs: a study protocol
    Hannah Geddie
    Cancer Services and Policy Research Unit, Cancer Care Ontario, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Implement Sci 7:51. 2012
    ....
  31. doi request reprint A population-based analysis of the clinical course of 10,304 patients with acute cholecystitis, discharged without cholecystectomy
    Charles de Mestral
    Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute, St Michael s Hospital, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Trauma Acute Care Surg 74:26-30; discussion 30-1. 2013
    ..We therefore present a population-based analysis of the clinical course of patients with AC discharged without cholecystectomy...
  32. ncbi request reprint Four decades of mental health policy in Ontario, Canada
    Kathleen Hartford
    Lawson Health Research Institute, London, Ontario, Canada
    Adm Policy Ment Health 31:65-73. 2003
  33. doi request reprint Hospital costs and length of stay among homeless patients admitted to medical, surgical, and psychiatric services
    Stephen W Hwang
    Centre for Research on Inner City Health, The Keenan Research Centre, Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute, St Michael s Hospital, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Med Care 49:350-4. 2011
    ..This study compares hospitalization costs for homeless and housed patients, with and without adjustment for patient and service characteristics...
  34. ncbi request reprint Estimating the Net Benefit of a Specialized Return-to-Work Program for Workers on Short-Term Disability Related to a Mental Disorder: An Example Exploring Investment in Collaborative Care
    Carolyn S Dewa
    From the Centre for Research on Employment and Workplace Health Dr Dewa, Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, and Department of Psychiatry and Centre for Excellence in Economic Analysis Research Dr Hoch, the Keenan Research Centre in the Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute of St Michaels Hospital, and Institute of Health Policy Management and Evaluation, University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Occup Environ Med 56:628-31. 2014
    ..This article estimates the net benefit for a company incorporating a collaborative care model into its return-to-work program for workers on short-term disability related to a mental disorder...
  35. pmc DO IT Trial: vitamin D Outcomes and Interventions in Toddlers - a TARGet Kids! randomized controlled trial
    Jonathon L Maguire
    The Applied Health Research Centre of the Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute of St, Michael s Hospital, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    BMC Pediatr 14:37. 2014
    ....
  36. ncbi request reprint Advantages of the net benefit regression framework for economic evaluations of interventions in the workplace: a case study of the cost-effectiveness of a collaborative mental health care program for people receiving short-term disability benefits for psy
    Jeffrey S Hoch
    From the Institute of Health Policy, Management and Evaluation Drs Hoch and Dewa, University of Toronto Centre for Excellence in Economic Analysis and Research Dr Hoch, Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute, St Michael s Hospital Department of Psychiatry Dr Dewa, University of Toronto, and Centre for Research on Employment and Workplace Health, Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Occup Environ Med 56:441-5. 2014
    ..Economic evaluations commonly accompany trials of new treatments or interventions; however, regression methods and their corresponding advantages for the analysis of cost-effectiveness data are not well known...
  37. doi request reprint Genetic testing in combination with preventive donepezil treatment for patients with amnestic mild cognitive impairment: an exploratory economic evaluation of personalized medicine
    Sandjar Djalalov
    Keenan Research Centre, Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute, St Michael s Hospital, 30 Bond Street, Toronto, ON, M5B 1W8, Canada
    Mol Diagn Ther 16:389-99. 2012
    ....
  38. doi request reprint Role of comparative effectiveness research in cancer funding decisions in Ontario, Canada
    Jeffrey S Hoch
    Cancer Care Ontario and St Michael s Hospital, Ontario, Canada
    J Clin Oncol 30:4262-6. 2012
    ..Many of the issues faced by Ontario are relevant beyond Canada, including in the United States during this period of health care reform...
  39. pmc Closing the personalized medicine information gap: HER2 test documentation practice
    Ilia L Ferrusi
    Centre for Evaluation of Medicines, St Joseph s Healthcare Hamilton, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    Am J Manag Care 19:838-44. 2013
    ..Pathologists routinely perform HER2 assessment for all tumors > 1 cm, and pathology is reported centrally to the provincial cancer registry...
  40. doi request reprint How much are we willing to pay to prevent a fall? Cost-effectiveness of a multifactorial falls prevention program for community-dwelling older adults
    Krista Bray Jenkyn
    Lawson Health Research Institute, St Joseph s Health Care, Parkwood Hospital, London, Ontario, Canada
    Can J Aging 31:121-37. 2012
    ..Future economic evaluations of falls prevention interventions remain necessary and should consider the NBRF so that regression tools can facilitate cost-effectiveness analysis...
  41. ncbi request reprint Use of antidepressants among Canadian workers receiving depression-related short-term disability benefits
    Carolyn S Dewa
    Health Systems Research and Counseling Unit, Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Psychiatr Serv 54:724-9. 2003
    ....
  42. doi request reprint Cost-effectiveness analysis: what it really means for transfusion medicine decision making
    Brian Custer
    Blood Systems Research Institute, San Francisco, CA St Michael s Hospital, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Transfus Med Rev 23:1-12. 2009
    ....
  43. doi request reprint Determining the impact of establishing a psychogeriatric outreach team network in long-term care
    Corinne Eleanor Fischer
    Mental Health Service, Kennan Research Centre, Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute, St Michael s Hospital, 30 Bond St, Toronto, Ontario M5B 1W8, Canada
    Psychiatr Serv 62:299-302. 2011
    ....
  44. doi request reprint To plug or not to plug: a cost-effectiveness analysis for complex anal fistula
    Michel Adamina
    Department of Surgery, St Michael s Hospital, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Surgery 147:72-8. 2010
    ..This study aims to evaluate the cost-effectiveness of the AFP compared to the endoanal advancement flap (EAAF) as an alternative sphincter-preserving option for complex anal fistulas...
  45. ncbi request reprint Cost and cost-effectiveness of hospital vs residential crisis care for patients who have serious mental illness
    Wayne S Fenton
    National Institute of Mental Health, 6001 Executive Blvd, Room 8029, MSC 9669, Bethesda, MD 20892 9619, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 59:357-64. 2002
    ....
  46. ncbi request reprint Something old, something new, something borrowed, something blue: a framework for the marriage of health econometrics and cost-effectiveness analysis
    Jeffrey S Hoch
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of Western Ontario, London, Canada
    Health Econ 11:415-30. 2002
    ....
  47. pmc Re-utilization outcomes and costs of minor acute illness treated at family physician offices, walk-in clinics, and emergency departments
    M Karen Campbell
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of Western Ontario, London, ON
    Can Fam Physician 51:82-3. 2005
    ..To examine factors associated with re-utilization of health services and to estimate and compare costs of treatment for minor acute illnesses in family physicians' offices (FPOs), walk-in clinics (WICs), and emergency departments (EDs)...
  48. ncbi request reprint Cost-effectiveness of two vocational rehabilitation programs for persons with severe mental illness
    Lisa Dixon
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Maryland, Baltimore 21201, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 53:1118-24. 2002
    ....
  49. ncbi request reprint Impact of a specialized early intervention service for psychotic disorders on patient characteristics, service use, and hospital costs in a defined catchment area
    Karen Goldberg
    Prevention and Early Intervention Program for Psychoses Montreal, Douglas Hospital Research Centre, Quebec
    Can J Psychiatry 51:895-903. 2006
    ..To evaluate the impact of a new early intervention service for first-episode psychosis on patient characteristics, service use, and hospital costs...
  50. ncbi request reprint The cost of schizophrenia: lessons from an international comparison
    Ake G Blomqvist
    Department of Economics, National University of Singapore, Singapore
    J Ment Health Policy Econ 9:177-83. 2006
    ..The reasons for this may be due to differences in populations, measurement methods or quality of care...