Direct and indirect costs of smoking in Vietnam

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dc.contributor.author Pham Thi Hoang Anh
dc.contributor.author Le Thi Thu
dc.contributor.author Ross, Hana
dc.contributor.author Nguyen Quynh Anh
dc.contributor.author Bui Ngoc Linh
dc.contributor.author Nguyen Thac Minh
dc.date.accessioned 2015-04-01T15:38:00Z
dc.date.available 2015-04-01T15:38:00Z
dc.date.copyright 2014
dc.date.issued 2014-12
dc.identifier.citation Pham Thi Hoang Anh, Le Thi Thu, Ross, H., Nguyen Quynh Anh,Bui Ngoc Linh, Nguyen Thac Minh (2014). Direct and indirect costs of smoking in Vietnam. Tobacco Control: 1-5. doi:10.1136/tobaccocontrol-2014-051821 en
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/10625/53864
dc.description.abstract This study was designed to overcome limitations of two previous investigations by calculating both direct and indirect health costs of five smoking-related diseases that are responsible for almost 75% of all smoking-related deaths in Vietnam: lung cancer, cancers of the upper aerodigestive tract, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, ischaemic heart disease and stroke. Understanding the healthcare system is crucial for calculating the actual cost of smoking in Vietnam. The total estimated economic cost of smoking for five smoking-related diseases was 24 679.9 billion VND (US$1173.2 million), not taking into account exposure to second hand smoke. en
dc.format Text en
dc.format.extent 1 digital file (6 p.) en
dc.format.mimetype Application/pdf
dc.language.iso en
dc.publisher BMJ Publishing Group en
dc.rights.uri http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc/4.0/
dc.subject VIET NAM en
dc.subject TOBACCO INDUSTRY en
dc.subject SMOKING en
dc.subject MORBIDITY en
dc.subject MORTALITY en
dc.subject ECONOMIC IMPLICATIONS en
dc.subject MATHEMATICAL MODELS en
dc.subject COST ANALYSIS en
dc.subject HEALTH POLICY en
dc.subject TOBACCO CONTROL en
dc.subject FAR EAST ASIA en
dc.title Direct and indirect costs of smoking in Vietnam en
dc.type Journal Article (peer-reviewed) en
idrc.project.number 103771
idrc.project.title Health Costs Attributable to Smoking in Viet Nam en
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idrc.copyright.oapermissionsource CC BY-NC 4.0 en
idrc.dspace.access Open Access en
idrc.rims.adhocgroup IDRC SUPPORTED en
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