Revista médica de Chile
versión impresa ISSN 0034-9887
CERDA L, JAIME. Glossary of terms used in economic evaluation of healthcare. Rev. méd. Chile [online]. 2010, vol.138, suppl.2, pp.76-78. ISSN 0034-9887. http://dx.doi.org/10.4067/S0034-98872010001000003.
The following glossary consists of a set of brief and simple definitions in Spanish of commonly used terms in the area of Economic Evaluation of Healthcare. Its objective is to facilitate the readers comprehension of studies related to this discipline. Each term includes its original expression in English, since most of the definitions correspond to translations of terms originally created in this language. Some terms are shared with other disciplines, in those cases we included the one whose meaning is related to economic evaluation of healthcare interventions.
Palabras clave : Glossary; Economic Evaluation; Healthcare.