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It is imperative to weigh costs of implementing new technologies for predicting onset of Alzheimer’s disease through biomarkers and delaying onset earlier against the potential benefits of improving health. Overall the study finds that the value of increased longevity through these potential innovations will greatly exceed the rising costs of health care.

Vernon J, Goldberg R, Dash Y, Muralimohan G. Alzheimer’s Disease and Cost-effectiveness Analyses: Ensuring good value for money?. Working Paper — Pending Publication; 2007. http://www.amcp.org/WorkArea/DownloadAsset.aspx?id=12477

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Title
Alzheimer’s Disease and Cost-effectiveness Analyses: Ensuring good value for money?
Publisher
Working Paper — Pending Publication
Publication Date
2007
Authors
Vernon J, Goldberg R, Dash Y, Muralimohan G
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