Is universal better than selective immunization in developing world? Vaccines (HBV).

Rumi et al. conducted a study to estimate the economic rationale for introducing routine prenatal hepatitis B surface antigen (HBsAg) screening and prescribing combined passive-active immunization to at-risk babies in Bangladesh. They concluded that universal hepatitis B virus (HBV) immunization may be more cost-effective than selective immunization in… CONTINUE READING