Benefits and costs of alternative healthcare waste management: an example of the largest hospital of Nepal

  title={Benefits and costs of alternative healthcare waste management: an example of the largest hospital of Nepal},
  author={Shiva Raj Adhikari and Siripen Supakankunit},
  journal={WHO South-East Asia Journal of Public Health},
  pages={171 - 178}
Background: Management of health-care waste is an essential task, which has important consequences for public health and the well-being of society. Economic evaluation is important for strategic planning and investment programming for health-care waste management (HWM). A cost–benefit analysis of an alternative method of HWM in Bir hospital, Nepal was carried out using data recently collected from primary sources. Methods: Data were collected using mixed quantitative and qualitative methods… 

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