Health Economics & Causal Inference Themes
Does transfer to intensive care units reduce mortality for deteriorating ward patients? Estimating Person-centered Treatment (PeT) Effects Using Instrumental Variables by Professor Anirban Basu (University of Washington)
Abstract: The talk will cover an overview of identification and interpretation of instrumental variable effects and their estimations. The concept of person-centered treatment effects will be discussed. Its application will be illustrated in a study of understanding the mortality effects of intensive care unit use for deteriorating patients in hospital wards in the UK.
Free to attend and open to all, with no ticket required. Entry will be on a first come, first served basis.