Cost-Effectiveness Analysis of Three Leprosy Case Detection Methods in Northern Nigeria

@inproceedings{Ezenduka2012CostEffectivenessAO,
  title={Cost-Effectiveness Analysis of Three Leprosy Case Detection Methods in Northern Nigeria},
  author={Charles C. Ezenduka and Erik B. Post and Steven A John and Abdulkarim Suraj and Abdulahi Namadi and Obinna Emmanuel Onwujekwe},
  booktitle={PLoS neglected tropical diseases},
  year={2012}
}
BACKGROUND Despite several leprosy control measures in Nigeria, child proportion and disability grade 2 cases remain high while new cases have not significantly reduced, suggesting continuous spread of the disease. Hence, there is the need to review detection methods to enhance identification of early cases for effective control and prevention of permanent… CONTINUE READING