Protocol for an economic evaluation alongside the University Health Network Whiplash Intervention Trial: cost-effectiveness of education and activation, a rehabilitation program, and the legislated standard of care for acute whiplash injury in Ontario

January 2011
BMC Public Health;2011, Vol. 11 Issue 1, p594
Academic Journal
The article presents information on a protocol used for determining the cost-effectiveness of education, rehabilitation and legal standard of care for acute whiplash injury in Ontario. It is mentioned that more than 80 percent of traffic accidents leads to Whiplash injuries causing whiplash-associated disorders. The data from the University Health Network Whiplash Intervention Trial were used for the economic evaluation and the results will improve the decision making of care providers.


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