Essays about: "cost-effectiveness"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 137 essays containing the word cost-effectiveness.

  1. 1. AI for Dementia

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Nationalekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Jacob Håvik; [2019]
    Keywords : Artifical intelligence; Dementia; Cost-effectiveness; Healthcare.; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : The current healthcare system in Sweden suffers from major problems when it comes cost-efficiency and delivery of healthcare services. Unsustainable increase in healthcare cost over the past few decades has led to that Government funding is no longer keeping pace with increasing demand and complexity. READ MORE

  2. 2. Network Structure Optimisation for Assesing Reliability Alterations : Investigating the Relationshp Between System Reliability and Total Cable Length in a Distribution Network

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för elektroteknik och datavetenskap (EECS)

    Author : Aisan Rasouli; [2019]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : We live in a time where society put a high demand for the quality performanceof the electricity network. At the same time the electricity companiesneed to operate their businesses with an increasing need for cost-effectiveness. READ MORE

  3. 3. Cost-effectiveness of conventional and self-ligated brackets in treatment of malocclusion : An unregulated market for unregulated teeth

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Nationalekonomi

    Author : Jens Eklundh; [2019]
    Keywords : Cost-effectiveness; self-ligated brackets; SLB; publicly funded; ICER; kostnadseffektivitet; självligerande brackets; SLB; offentligt finansierad; ICER;

    Abstract : Background: All treatments, especially funded by social means, should be subject to cost-effectiveness studies to ensure that the best possible optimization decision it taken between different treatment options. Within the health care area this is a well-developed area. READ MORE

  4. 4. The Physician’s Word Matters Most

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Hannah Feldtblad; Adam Karlsson; Matilda Karlsson; [2019]
    Keywords : Agency Theory ⋅ Principal-Agent Relationship ⋅ Swedish Healthcare ⋅ Medical Ethics ⋅ Profession; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : The purpose of this thesis is to describe how physicians are affected by and deal with conflicting interests between patients and superiors, regarding personal ethics and cost-effectiveness measures, using agency theory. More specifically, how superiors might affect given care by attempting to control the physician’s performance in the pursuit of saving money, while patients want the best treatment available. READ MORE

  5. 5. Applicability of Planetary Boundaries to improve Sustainability Performance at Companies : A Case Study at Sandvik Materials Technology

    University essay from KTH/Hållbar utveckling, miljövetenskap och teknik

    Author : Katarina Svensson; [2018]
    Keywords : Planetary boundaries; Companies; Corporate Environmental Performance;

    Abstract : Frågor kopplade till ekologisk hållbarhet i företagssammanhang (både i forskning och inom företagsvärlden) har historiskt inte haft speciellt mycket gemensamt med forskning om ekosystem och miljöprocesser. Styrning av affärsverksamhet för att uppnå ekologisk hållbarhet är typiskt fokuserad på linjära företags eller industri-specifika miljöproblem. READ MORE