Posts Tagged: health policy

Valuing life: Exploring the history of Quality-Adjusted Life-Years (QALY)

By Eleanor MacKillop An analysis of the development of QALYs, a central concept in a number of countries’ health decision-making, and the complex political context in which it was formulated, can illuminate contemporary debates about whether QALYs are the best

Valuing life: Exploring the history of Quality-Adjusted Life-Years (QALY)

By Eleanor MacKillop An analysis of the development of QALYs, a central concept in a number of countries’ health decision-making, and the complex political context in which it was formulated, can illuminate contemporary debates about whether QALYs are the best