A cost-effectiveness analysis of prevaccination testing for hepatitis B in adolescents and preadolescents.

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OBJECTIVE To study the clinical effectiveness and cost-effectiveness of prevaccination testing for hepatitis B virus in adolescents and preadolescents. DESIGN Decision analysis model comparing (1) prevaccination testing for hepatitis B surface antibodies, (2) no testing, and (3) testing at the same time as the first vaccine dose. Sensitivity analyses of… (More)

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