PHAR 7335 Economic Evaluation and PolicyApplication ActivityCost Effectiveness Analysis Review the following example articles:Drug Goes

PHAR 7335 Economic Evaluation and Policy
Application Activity
Cost Effectiveness Analysis
 
Review the following example articles:
Drug Goes From $13.50 a Tablet to $750, Overnight
https://www.nytimes.com/2015/09/21/business/a-huge-overnight-increase-in-a-drugs-price-raises-protests.html
A Decade Marked By Outrage Over Drug Prices
https://www.npr.org/sections/health-shots/2019/12/31/792617538/a-decade-marked-by-outrage-over-drug-prices
A lesson in business: cost-effectiveness analysis of a novel financial incentive intervention for increasing physical activity in the workplace
http://www.biomedcentral.com/content/pdf/1471-2458-13-953.pdf
 
After reading Article 3, answer the questions below.  Submit your answers to the questions on Canvas for Application Activity credit.
Questions related to the article, “A lesson in business: cost-effectiveness analysis of a novel financial incentive intervention for increasing physical activity in the workplace.”
 
Identify the perspective indicated in this study. (.5 point)
 
 
Identify the direct medical costs indicated in this study. (.5 point)
 
 
Identify the direct non-medical costs indicated in this study. (.5 point)
 
 
Identify the indirect costs indicated in this study. (.5 point)
 Identify the intangible costs indicated in this study. (.5 point)
 
 
Cost effectiveness analyses involve Costs / Outcomes (natural units).  What were the Outcomes (natural units) measured as in this study? (.5 point)
 
 
What type of Study Design was selected for this study? (.5 point)
 
 
Was cost or price utilized in this study? (.5 point)
 
 
List the sources of data for the study. (.5 points)
 
Was Discounting required for this study, and if so, did the researchers discount costs? Did the researchers omit any costs that need to be considered? (.5 points)