Cost-Effectiveness of Food Allergy Interventions in Children: A Systematic Review of Economic Evaluations
Laura Fanning, Ekaterina Woods, Catherine J Hornung, Kirsten P Perrett, Mimi LK Tang, Kim Dalziel
VALUE IN HEALTH | ELSEVIER SCIENCE INC | Published : 2021
OBJECTIVES: To identify published economic evaluations of interventions aimed at preventing, diagnosing, or treating food allergies in children. METHODS: We examined economic evaluations published from 2000 to 2019. Data analyzed included: food allergy type, study population/setting, intervention/comparator, and economic evaluation details. Quality assessment used reporting and economic modeling checklists. Two reviewers simultaneously undertook article screening, data extraction, and quality assessment. RESULTS: 17 studies were included: 8 peanut allergy (PA) studies, 8 cow's milk allergy (CMA) studies, and 1 egg allergy (EA) study. All PA studies reported incremental costs per quality-adju..View full abstract
Awarded by Australian National Health and Medical Research Council, Centre for Research Excellence
This work was supported by an Australian National Health and Medical Research Council, Centre for Research Excellence grant number APP1134812.