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Assure-Csu Canadian results


Sussman, G., Waserman, S., Keith, P., Chiva-Razavi, S., Chambenoit, O., Hollis, K., ... Balp, M. (2015). Assure-Csu Canadian results: Assessing health utility in chronic spontaneous/idiopathic urticaria using the Eq-5D. Value in Health, 18(3), A175-A175. DOI: 10.1016/j.jval.2015.03.1013


Chronic spontaneous/idiopathic urticaria (CSU/CIU) is defined as the spontaneous appearance of itchy hives, angioedema, or both lasting ?6 weeks. CSU/CIU has a significant yet underestimated socioeconomic impact. The ASSURE-CSU study aims to identify and quantify the humanistic and economic burden of CSU/CIU. Here we present Canadian specific data on utility values.