Pharmaco-economic evaluation of targeted hepatitis A vaccination for children of ethnic minorities in Amsterdam (The Netherlands).

@article{Postma2004PharmacoeconomicEO,
  title={Pharmaco-economic evaluation of targeted hepatitis A vaccination for children of ethnic minorities in Amsterdam (The Netherlands).},
  author={Maarten J Postma and Jasper M. Bos and Philippe Beutels and Herbert J Schilthuis and J Anneke R Van den Hoek},
  journal={Vaccine},
  year={2004},
  volume={22 15-16},
  pages={1862-7}
}
OBJECTIVE Estimate cost-effectiveness of vaccination against hepatitis A virus (HAV) for children of ethnic minorities in Amsterdam. BACKGROUND Pharmaco-economic analysis is relevant for motivating reimbursement of vaccination costs in the framework of a programmatic approach to vaccination of ethnic minorities. DESIGN Pharmaco-economic modeling. METHOD In cost-effectiveness analysis, costs, benefits and health gains were estimated for a large-scale HAV-vaccination for children of Turkish… CONTINUE READING