Is implementation of the 2013 Australian treatment guidelines for posttraumatic stress disorder cost-effective compared to current practice? A cost-utility analysis using QALYs and DALYs
Cathrine Mihalopoulos, Anne Magnus, Anita Lal, Lisa Dell, David Forbes, Andrea Phelps
AUSTRALIAN AND NEW ZEALAND JOURNAL OF PSYCHIATRY | SAGE PUBLICATIONS LTD | Published : 2015
Awarded by NHMRC
The Australian Guidelines for the Treatment of Acute Stress Disorder & Posttraumatic Stress Disorder and the cost-effectiveness analysis of the Guidelines were both funded by Department of Veterans' Affairs, Department of Defence and beyondblue. The Australian Centre for Posttraumatic Mental Health led the development of the Guidelines and the cost-effectiveness analysis was undertaken independently by Deakin Health Economics. CM is a recipient of a NHMRC Early Career Researcher Fellowship (grant number: 1035887).