Economic Burden Of Pollen Allergy: A Case Study Of Islamabad
Author: Andleeb Afzal

The evidence of Pollen allergy disease is observed more in Islamabad as compared to other regions of Pakistan. This allergic disease is more sensitive to the age of Patients. The purpose of this research is to gauge the direct and indirect costs associated with the disease to explore the value of the economic burden on the population facing Pollen Allergy. This study has utilized a mixed-method approach using both primary and secondary sources while the study area of this research is Islamabad and its nearby places. The study concluded that most of the patients who are suffering from this disease are from the age group (31-40). The major cost faced by PA patients is direct cost while the lack of awareness and prevention measures lead to an increase in the economic cost. Supervisor:- Dr. Fazli Hakim Khattak

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Supervisor: Fazli Hakim Khattak

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