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Tenofovir disoproxil fumarate in pregnancy for prevention of mother to child transmission of hepatitis B in a rural setting on the Thailand-Myanmar border: a cost-effectiveness analysis

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Background Hepatitis B Virus (HBV) is transmitted from mother to child which can be prevented via birth dose vaccine combined with three follow up hepatitis B vaccines, hepatitis B immunoglobulins (HBIG), and maternal antiviral treatment with Tenofovir Disoproxil Fumarate (TDF). This study evaluates the cost effectiveness of six strategies to prevent perinatal HBV transmission in a resource limited setting (RLS) on the Thailand-Myanmar border.
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Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed

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10.1186/s12884-021-03612-z

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0000-0003-2585-1066
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0000-0003-4206-9164
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BioMed Central
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BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth More from this journal
Volume:
21
Issue:
1
Article number:
157
Publication date:
2021-02-22
Acceptance date:
2021-02-02
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1471-2393
Pmid:
33618698
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English
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1166085
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pubs:1166085
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2021-04-29

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