Value is the importance, worth or usefulness of something. In healthcare, it has been argued that the only value that matters is that to the patient.
This lecture considers this hypothesis and the relationship between clinical outcome and cost of treatment.
The transcript and downloadable versions of the lecture are available from the Gresham College website: https://www.gresham.ac.uk/lectures-and-events/what-is-value-in-healthcare
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