QIMR Berghofer

What does it cost Medicare to diagnose and treat men with localized prostate cancer in the first year?

Abstract

ObjectiveTo estimate costs on the Medicare Benefits Schedule (MBS) and the Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme (PBS) attributable to the diagnosis and treatment of prostate cancer.

Authors Mervin, Merehau C.; Lowe, Anthony; Gardiner, Robert A.; Smith, David P.; Aitken, Joanne; Chambers, Suzanne K.; Gordon, Louisa G.
Journal ASIA-PACIFIC JOURNAL OF CLINICAL ONCOLOGY
Pages 152-159
Volume 13
Date 1/06/2017
Grant ID
Funding Body Prostate Cancer Foundation of Australia
URL http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/?term=10.1111/ajco.12663