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The Incidence and Cost of New Onset Hyperlipidemia Claims Among US Wait-Listed and Transplanted Renal Allograft Recipients
(University of Canterbury. Department of Economics and Finance, 2010)
Background: Hyperlipidemia increases mortality and is common with kidney-disease. New-onset hyperlipidemia (NOHL) among patients wait-listed and after transplantation may impact costs and graft-survival of patients with ...
What's in a cost? Comparing economic and public health measures of alcohol's social costs
(University of Canterbury. Department of Economics and Finance, 2012)
Studies based on a cost of illness method frequently assert large social costs from a variety of risky activities, the harms from which most typically fall upon the risk-taker himself. Many of these costs are inadmissible ...
The Effects of Home Heating on Asthma: Evidence from New Zealand
(University of Canterbury. Department of Economics and Finance, 2015)
New Zealand, along with the US and Australia, has one of the highest asthma rates among developed countries and previous analyses attribute this partly to insufficient home heating in certain neighborhoods. International ...