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Is doctor referral to a low-energy total diet replacement programme cost-effective for the routine treatment of obesity?

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ObjectiveThe study objective was to estimate the cost‐effectiveness of a commercially provided low‐energy total diet replacement (TDR) program compared with nurse‐led behavioral support. Methods A multistate life table model and the weight reduction observed in a randomized controlled trial were used to evaluate the quality‐adjusted life‐years and direct health care costs (in United Kingdom 2017 prices) over a lifetime with TDR versus nurse‐led support in adu... Expand abstract
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Published
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Peer reviewed

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10.1002/oby.22407

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Nuffield Department of Population Health
Sub department:
Population Health
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
Medical Sciences Division
Department:
Primary Care Health Sciences
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
Medical Sciences Division
Department:
Primary Care Health Sciences
Role:
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
Medical Sciences Division
Department:
Nuffield Dept of Population Health
Sub department:
Population Health
Role:
Author
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
Medical Sciences Division
Department:
Primary Care Health Sciences
Role:
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CollaborationforLeadershipinAppliedHealthResearch
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Publisher:
Wiley Publisher's website
Journal:
Obesity Journal website
Volume:
27
Issue:
3
Pages:
391-398
Publication date:
2019-02-25
Acceptance date:
2018-12-06
DOI:
EISSN:
1930-739X
ISSN:
1930-7381
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951459
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2018-12-11

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