Applying Economic Principles to Outcomes Analysis

Melissa J. Shauver, Kevin C. Chung
2013 Clinics in Plastic Surgery  
Synopsis This paper presents an introduction to economic outcomes for the plastic surgeon investigator. The types of economic outcomes are introduced and the matter of perspective is discussed. Examples from the plastic surgery literature are presented. The current and future importance of economic outcome measures is emphasized.
doi:10.1016/j.cps.2012.10.004 pmid:23506768 pmcid:PMC3602802 fatcat:6ebsjbmi4nhwbny7prw4vxiopu