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Economic burden attributed to children presenting to hospitals with hand, foot, and mouth disease in Vietnam

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Background: Hand, foot, and mouth disease (HFMD) has become a major public health concern in the Asia-Pacific region. Knowledge of its economic burden is essential for policy makers in prioritizing the development and implementation of interventions.
Methods: A multi-hospital-based study was prospectively conducted at 3 major hospitals in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam, during 2016–2017. Data on direct and productivity costs were collected alongside clinical information and ...

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Peer review status:
Peer reviewed

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10.1093/ofid/ofz284

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
Medical Sciences Division
Department:
NDM
Sub department:
Tropical Medicine
Role:
Author
ORCID:
0000-0002-8428-3874
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
Journal:
Open Forum Infectious Diseases More from this journal
Volume:
6
Issue:
7
Pages:
ofz284
Publication date:
2019-06-13
Acceptance date:
2019-06-12
DOI:
EISSN:
2328-8957
ISSN:
2328-8957
Pmid:
31363772
Language:
English
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Pubs id:
pubs:1031438
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uuid:cb57d51a-85eb-4de7-bab0-8c1a6e233f50
Local pid:
pubs:1031438
Source identifiers:
1031438
Deposit date:
2019-08-12

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