Economic Evaluation of Delivering Haemophilus influenzae type b Vaccine in Routine Immunization Services in Kenya

This study, published in Bulletin of the World Health Organization, discusses the introduction of Hib vaccine in Kenya, one of the first nine countries to receive financial support from GAVI for Hib vaccine introduction. The objective of this study was to estimate the incremental costs per case, death, and DALY, averted by delivering Hib vaccine in routine infant immunization services in Kenya.

Author(s): Oloo Akumu A, Englisha M, Scott JAG, Griffiths UK

Published: 2007

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    Citation: Oloo Akumu A, Englisha M, Scott JAG, Griffiths UK. Economic Evaluation of Delivering Haemophilus influenzae type b Vaccine in Routine Immunization Services in Kenya. Bulletin of the World Health Organization. 2007;85(7):501-568.