Cost Effectiveness of Pharmacological Treatments for Asthma: A Systematic Review

Cost Effectiveness of Pharmacological Treatments for Asthma: A Systematic Review PharmacoEconomics https://doi.org/10.1007/s40273-018-0668-8 SYSTEMATIC REVIEW Cost Effectiveness of Pharmacological Treatments for Asthma: A Systematic Review 1,2 3 4 • • Carlos E. Rodriguez-Martinez Monica P. Sossa-Bricen ˜ o Jose A. Castro-Rodriguez Springer International Publishing AG, part of Springer Nature 2018 Abstract Results A total of 72 studies were included in the review, Objective The objective of this article was to summarize classified as follows: medications for acute asthma treat- the findings of all the available studies on alternative ment (n = 5, 6.9%); inhaled corticosteroids (ICS) admin- pharmacological treatments for asthma and assess their istered alone or in conjunction with long-acting b-agonists methodological quality, as well as to identify the main (LABA) or tiotropium for chronic asthma treatment drivers of the cost effectiveness of pharmacological treat- (n = 38, 52.8%); direct comparisons between different ments for the disease. combinations of ICS, ICS/LABA, leukotriene receptor Methods A systematic review of the literature in seven antagonists (LTRA), and sodium cromoglycate for chronic electronic databases was conducted in order to identify all asthma treatment (n = 14, 19.4%); and omalizumab for the available health economic evidence on alternative chronic asthma treatment (n = 15, 20.8%). ICS were pharmacological treatments for asthma published up http://www.deepdyve.com/assets/images/DeepDyve-Logo-lg.png PharmacoEconomics Springer Journals

Cost Effectiveness of Pharmacological Treatments for Asthma: A Systematic Review

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Springer International Publishing
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Copyright © 2018 by Springer International Publishing AG, part of Springer Nature
Subject
Medicine & Public Health; Pharmacoeconomics and Health Outcomes; Quality of Life Research; Health Economics; Health Administration; Public Health
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1170-7690
eISSN
1179-2027
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10.1007/s40273-018-0668-8
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PharmacoEconomics https://doi.org/10.1007/s40273-018-0668-8 SYSTEMATIC REVIEW Cost Effectiveness of Pharmacological Treatments for Asthma: A Systematic Review 1,2 3 4 • • Carlos E. Rodriguez-Martinez Monica P. Sossa-Bricen ˜ o Jose A. Castro-Rodriguez Springer International Publishing AG, part of Springer Nature 2018 Abstract Results A total of 72 studies were included in the review, Objective The objective of this article was to summarize classified as follows: medications for acute asthma treat- the findings of all the available studies on alternative ment (n = 5, 6.9%); inhaled corticosteroids (ICS) admin- pharmacological treatments for asthma and assess their istered alone or in conjunction with long-acting b-agonists methodological quality, as well as to identify the main (LABA) or tiotropium for chronic asthma treatment drivers of the cost effectiveness of pharmacological treat- (n = 38, 52.8%); direct comparisons between different ments for the disease. combinations of ICS, ICS/LABA, leukotriene receptor Methods A systematic review of the literature in seven antagonists (LTRA), and sodium cromoglycate for chronic electronic databases was conducted in order to identify all asthma treatment (n = 14, 19.4%); and omalizumab for the available health economic evidence on alternative chronic asthma treatment (n = 15, 20.8%). ICS were pharmacological treatments for asthma published up

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PharmacoEconomicsSpringer Journals

Published: Jun 4, 2018

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