The Chikungunya Epidemic on La Réunion Island in 2005–2006: A Cost-of-Illness Study


BACKGROUND This study was conducted to assess the impact of chikungunya on health costs during the epidemic that occurred on La Réunion in 2005-2006. METHODOLOGY/PRINCIPAL FINDINGS From data collected from health agencies, the additional costs incurred by chikungunya in terms of consultations, drug consumption and absence from work were determined by a… (More)
DOI: 10.1371/journal.pntd.0001197


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