Breast cancer is the most prevalent cancer affecting women and it represents an important economic burden. The aim of this study was to estimate the socio-economic burden of breast cancer (BC) in Italy both from the National Health Service (NHS) and the government perspectives (costs borne by the social security system).

Mennini, F.S., Aurilio, M.T., Gazzillo, S., Nardone, C., Sciattella, P., Marcellusi, A., et al. (2021). An analysis of the social and economic costs of breast cancer in Italy. INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF ENVIRONMENTAL RESEARCH AND PUBLIC HEALTH, 18(17), 9005 [10.3390/ijerph18179005].

An analysis of the social and economic costs of breast cancer in Italy

Mennini F. S.
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2021

Abstract

Breast cancer is the most prevalent cancer affecting women and it represents an important economic burden. The aim of this study was to estimate the socio-economic burden of breast cancer (BC) in Italy both from the National Health Service (NHS) and the government perspectives (costs borne by the social security system).
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breast cancer
health economics
hospital
social security
Mennini, F.S., Aurilio, M.T., Gazzillo, S., Nardone, C., Sciattella, P., Marcellusi, A., et al. (2021). An analysis of the social and economic costs of breast cancer in Italy. INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF ENVIRONMENTAL RESEARCH AND PUBLIC HEALTH, 18(17), 9005 [10.3390/ijerph18179005].
Mennini, Fs; Aurilio, Mt; Gazzillo, S; Nardone, C; Sciattella, P; Marcellusi, A; Migliorini, R; Sciannamea, V; Piccioni, A; Bolcato, M; Barni, S
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