The QALY is ableist: on the unethical implications of health states worse than dead

Schneider, P. orcid.org/0000-0003-3552-1087 (2022) The QALY is ableist: on the unethical implications of health states worse than dead. Quality of Life Research, 31 (5). pp. 1545-1552. ISSN 0962-9343

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Keywords: Bioethics; Health economics; Health valuation; QALY; States worse than dead; Utilities
Dates:
  • Accepted: 23 November 2021
  • Published (online): 9 December 2021
  • Published: May 2022
Institution: The University of Sheffield
Academic Units: The University of Sheffield > Faculty of Medicine, Dentistry and Health (Sheffield) > School of Health and Related Research (Sheffield)
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Wellcome Trust108903/B/15/Z
Depositing User: Symplectic Sheffield
Date Deposited: 14 Jul 2022 15:28
Last Modified: 14 Jul 2022 15:28
Status: Published
Publisher: Springer Science and Business Media LLC
Refereed: Yes
Identification Number: https://doi.org/10.1007/s11136-021-03052-4

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