Economic evaluation in health care provides possibilities for comparing the benefits and costs of different interventions. An economic evaluation sys-tematically assesses both outcome and costs of at least two interventions and produces information on whether or not the benefits outweigh the costs(1). The main aspects of any economic evaluation are to identify, measure, evaluate and compare the costs and effects of the interventions in focus.
|Title of host publication||Occupational therapy and health economics|
|Subtitle of host publication||A short introduction to health economics and economic evidence for occupational therapy in the field of mental health during working life and health of older people|
|Number of pages||12|
|Publication status||Published - 1 Apr 2020|