Utilizing time-driven activity-based costing to understand the short- and long-term costs of treating localized, low-risk prostate cancer Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Brachytherapy
  • Health Care Costs
  • Population Surveillance
  • Prostatectomy
  • Prostatic Neoplasms
  • Radiosurgery
  • Radiotherapy, Intensity-Modulated

abstract

  • The use of TDABC is feasible for analyzing cancer services and provides insights into cost-reduction tactics in an era focused on emphasizing value. By detailing all steps from diagnosis and treatment through 12 years of follow-up for low-risk prostate cancer, this study has demonstrated significant cost variation between competing treatments. Cancer 2015. © 2015 American Cancer Society.

publication date

  • January 2015

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1002/cncr.29743

PubMed ID

  • 26524087

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