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Modelling the cost-effectiveness of a rapid diagnostic test (IgMFA) for uncomplicated typhoid fever in Cambodia.

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Typhoid fever is a common cause of fever in Cambodian children but diagnosis and treatment are usually presumptive owing to the lack of quick and accurate tests at an initial consultation. This study aimed to evaluate the cost-effectiveness of using a rapid diagnostic test (RDT) for typhoid fever diagnosis, an immunoglobulin M lateral flow assay (IgMFA), in a remote health centre setting in Cambodia from a healthcare provider perspective. A cost-effectiveness analysis (CEA) with decision anal...

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Published
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Peer reviewed

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10.1371/journal.pntd.0006961

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0000-0003-3708-5039
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University of Oxford
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MSD
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NDM
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ORCID:
0000-0002-0997-0850
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Public Library of Science Publisher's website
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PLOS Neglected Tropical Diseases Journal website
Volume:
12
Issue:
11
Article number:
e0006961
Publication date:
2018-11-19
Acceptance date:
2018-10-31
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EISSN:
1935-2735
ISSN:
1935-2735

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