Affiliation: World Health Organization
- Comparative cost-effectiveness of policy instruments for reducing the global burden of alcohol, tobacco and illicit drug useDan Chisholm
Evidence and Information for Policy, World Health Organisation, Geneva, Switzerland
Drug Alcohol Rev 25:553-65. 2006..These issues are the subject of the final section of this review...
- Schizophrenia treatment in the developing world: an interregional and multinational cost-effectiveness analysisDan Chisholm
Department of Health Systems Financing, World Health Organization, Geneva, Switzerland
Bull World Health Organ 86:542-51. 2008..Schizophrenia is a highly disabling disease and is costly to treat. We set out to establish what are the most cost-effective interventions applicable to developing regions and countries...
- Reducing the global burden of hazardous alcohol use: a comparative cost-effectiveness analysisDan Chisholm
Department of Health System Financing, Expenditure and Resource Allocation, World Health Organization, Geneva, Switzerland
J Stud Alcohol 65:782-93. 2004..This study set out to estimate these costs and effects...
- Cost-effectiveness of first-line antiepileptic drug treatments in the developing world: a population-level analysisDan Chisholm
Department of Health System Financing, and Department of Mental Health and Substance Abuse, World Health Organization, Geneva, Switzerland
Epilepsia 46:751-9. 2005..To establish the population-level costs and cost-effectiveness of first-line antiepileptic drug (AED) treatments for reducing the treatment gap in developing countries...
- Cost-effectiveness of clinical interventions for reducing the global burden of bipolar disorderDan Chisholm
Department of Health System Financing, Evidence and Information for Policy EIP, World Health Organization, 1211 Geneva, Switzerland
Br J Psychiatry 187:559-67. 2005..Bipolar disorder has been ranked seventh among the worldwide causes of non-fatal disease burden...
- Cost of scaling up mental healthcare in low- and middle-income countriesDan Chisholm
Department of Health Systems Financing HSF, World Health Organization, 1211 Geneva, Switzerland
Br J Psychiatry 191:528-35. 2007..No systematic attempt has been made to calculate the costs of scaling up mental health services in low- and middle-income countries...
- Reducing the global burden of depression: population-level analysis of intervention cost-effectiveness in 14 world regionsDan Chisholm
Department of Health System Financing, Expenditure and Resource Allocation, WHO, Geneva, Switzerland
Br J Psychiatry 184:393-403. 2004..Aims To estimate the population-level cost-effectiveness of evidence-based depression interventions and their contribution towards reducing current burden...
- Mental health system financing in developing countries: policy questions and research responsesDan Chisholm
Epidemiol Psichiatr Soc 16:282-8. 2007....
- Primary care treatment of epilepsy with phenobarbital in rural China: cost-outcome analysis from the WHO/ILAE/IBE global campaign against epilepsy demonstration projectDing Ding
Department of Biostatistics snf Epidemiology, Institute of Neurology, Huashan Hospital, Fudan University, Shanghai, China
Epilepsia 49:535-9. 2008
- Chronic disease prevention: health effects and financial costs of strategies to reduce salt intake and control tobacco usePerviz Asaria
Kings Fund, London, UK
Lancet 370:2044-53. 2007....
- Treatment and prevention of mental disorders in low-income and middle-income countriesVikram Patel
Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
Lancet 370:991-1005. 2007..However, we recommend that policymakers should act on the available evidence to scale up effective and cost-effective treatments and preventive interventions for mental disorders...
- Resource utilisation for neuropsychiatric disorders in developing countries: a multinational Delphi consensus studyCleusa Ferri
Section of Epidemiology, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, London, UK
Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 39:218-27. 2004..Substantial information is now available at a global and regional level relating to the burden of mental disorders, yet hardly any international data are available on the resources that are needed to respond to this global burden...
- Towards a multi-criteria approach for priority setting: an application to GhanaRob Baltussen
Institute for Medical Technology Assessment, Erasmus Medical Center Rotterdam, The Netherlands
Health Econ 15:689-96. 2006..Many criteria have been proposed to guide priority setting in health, but their relative importance has not yet been determined in a way that allows a rank ordering of interventions...
- Keeping pace with assessing cost-effectiveness: economic efficiency and priority-setting in mental healthDan Chisholm
Aust N Z J Psychiatry 39:645-7. 2005
- Costs, health effects and cost-effectiveness of alcohol and tobacco control strategies in EstoniaTaavi Lai
Department of Public Health, University of Tartu, Estonia
Health Policy 84:75-88. 2007..To assess the population-level costs, effects and cost-effectiveness of different alcohol and tobacco control strategies in Estonia...