Essays about: "Cost-Effectiveness"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 151 essays containing the word Cost-Effectiveness.

  1. 1. Getting a grip on the effect of preventive public health interventions – A study of the economic benefits of subsidized ice cleats

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Joel Canderhed; Victor Abdalla; [2020-07-10]
    Keywords : QALY; ICER; ice grip; ; ice cleat; ; STRADA; STRADA; traffic; injury; quality of life; DID; Difference-in-Difference; subsidy; Intent-to-Treat; weather; gender; negative binomial regression;

    Abstract : MSc in Economics.... READ MORE

  2. 2. Re-thinking green roof design : The prospect of a carbon sink structure investigated through a life cycle cost-benefit analysis

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Internationella miljöinstitutet

    Author : Aziliz Le Rouzo; [2020]
    Keywords : Carbon Footprint; Green Roof Design; Carbon Sink; Cost-Effectiveness; Life cycle Cost-Benefit Analysis; Green Roofs; Earth and Environmental Sciences;

    Abstract : Green Roofs (GRs) have been used worldwide as a solution for greening cities, while providing useful services to society such as storm water management, improved air quality, energy savings, and increased biodiversity, to name a few. However, the environmental impact of their structure has been understudied, and more importantly, the carbon cost related to the use of materials that have a high carbon footprint has received little to no attention. READ MORE

  3. 3. Costs for Floating Solar Power in Sweden

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Sjöfartshögskolan (SJÖ); Linnéuniversitetet/Sjöfartshögskolan (SJÖ)

    Author : Linus Fredskov; Mikael Renardsson; [2020]
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    Abstract : År 2016 slöts energiöverenskommelsen av de fem riksdagspartierna Moderaterna, Socialdemokraterna, Miljöpartiet, Centerpartiet och Kristdemokraterna. Denna överenskommelse innebär att Sverige målsäter att år 2040 ha en helt förnybar energiförsörjning. READ MORE

  4. 4. Using Dental Imaging to Identify Women At-Risk of Osteoporosis: A Cost-Effectiveness Analysis

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Odontologiska fakulteten

    Author : Nikola Stanisic; Bojan Jocic; [2020]
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    Abstract : Introduction: Osteoporosis is a term for “porous bone” and is seen as a major health problem due to the high costs of treating osteoporosis-related fractures, which often are the first signs of the disease. A wide range of studies have shown the possibility of identifying changes in the structure and density of the jaw bone tissue that are associated with osteoporosis through dental images. READ MORE

  5. 5. Cost-Effectiveness of Surveillance Programs of Carriers of Pathogenic Mutations in the TP53-Gene in Sweden

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Nationalekonomi

    Author : Oskar Frisell; [2020]
    Keywords : TP53 Surveillance Cost-effectiveness Genetics;

    Abstract : Introduction: Pathogenic mutations in the TP53-gene is present in about 50% of all somatic cancers. The TP53 gene’s function is to stop cancer cells from dividing, thus protect us from cancer. When this gene is not functioning properly, carriers face 70-100% risk of developing cancer in their lifetime. READ MORE