Health Policy in Ageing Populations: Economic Modeling of Chronic Disease Policy Options in Australia

Editor(s): Agnes E.G. Walker, James R.G. Butler and Stephen Colagiuri

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In a global environment of rapid increases in health expenditures, health policies in Australia and in many other countries are currently undergoing major reforms. To contain future cost increases, ...
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Foreword  Open Access Plus

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Norman Swan

Preface  Open Access Plus

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List of Contributors  Open Access Plus

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Introduction  Open Access Plus

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Can Australia Maintain its High Ranking in Health?  Open Access Plus

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Recent Policy Reforms  Open Access Plus

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Overview of Australia’s Chronic Disease Model  Open Access Plus

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Chronic Disease Model-System – Detailed Descriptions  Open Access Plus

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Model Validation, Generalisability and Limitations  Open Access Plus

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Illustrative Simulations Using HealthAgeingMod  Open Access Plus

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Simulating a Policy Relevant Reform Option with HealthAgeingMod  Open Access Plus

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Issues for 21st Century Health Policy Concerning Chronic Diseases  Open Access Plus

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Could Health Modeling be Improved or Better Used?  Open Access Plus

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Concluding Remarks  Open Access Plus

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Appendix A: National Health Survey 2004-05  Open Access Plus

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Appendix B: Australian Diabetes, Obesity and Lifestyle Survey (AusDiab)  Open Access Plus

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Glossary  Open Access Plus

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References  Open Access Plus

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Index  Open Access Plus

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