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Preventing fatal diseases increases healthcare costs: cause elimination life table approach

BMJ 1999; 318 doi: (Published 20 February 1999) Cite this as: BMJ 1999;318:498

An error occurred in this paper by Luc Bonneux and colleagues (volume 316, pp 26-9). In the table, allocated costs should have been in £1m units rather than £1000 units. The heading of the third column should have read: “All allocated costs (£1m [not £1000]; 1988).”


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