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CEAs, systematic reviews and epidemiological models in low and middle-income countries

Below are our quick monthly journal searches of CEAs, systematic reviews and epidemiological models relating to low and middle-income countries (LMICs).  Please note this isn't meant to be comprehensive....if you want that, or any other searches, please contact us!

July 2017

1.    Abraha YG, Gebrie SA, Garoma DA, Deribe FM, Tefera MH, Morankar S. Effect of mHealth in improving antenatal care utilization and skilled birth attendance in low- and middle-income countries: a systematic review protocol. JBI database of systematic reviews and implementation reports. 2017;15(7):1778-82.
2.    Accorsi S, Somigliana E, Solomon H, Ademe T, Woldegebriel J, Almaz B, et al. Cost-effectiveness of an ambulance-based referral system for emergency obstetrical and neonatal care in rural Ethiopia. BMC pregnancy and childbirth. 2017;17(1):220.
3.    Adsul P, Manjunath N, Srinivas V, Arun A, Madhivanan P. Implementing community-based cervical cancer screening programs using visual inspection with acetic acid in India: A systematic review. Cancer epidemiology. 2017;49:161-74.
4.    Baker Z, Bellows B, Bach R, Warren C. Barriers to obstetric fistula treatment in low-income countries: a systematic review. Tropical medicine & international health : TM & IH. 2017;22(8):938-59.
5.    Campos NG, Jeronimo J, Tsu V, Castle PE, Mvundura M, Kim JJ. The Cost-Effectiveness of Visual Triage of Human Papillomavirus-Positive Women in Three Low- and Middle-Income Countries. Cancer epidemiology, biomarkers & prevention : a publication of the American Association for Cancer Research, cosponsored by the American Society of Preventive Oncology. 2017.
6.    Ding C, Zhang Y, Yang Z, Wang J, Jin A, Wang W, et al. Incidence, temporal trend and factors associated with ventilator-associated pneumonia in mainland China: a systematic review and meta-analysis. BMC infectious diseases. 2017;17(1):468.
7.    Dong JP, Gao W, Teng GG, Tian Y, Wang HH. Characteristics of Good's Syndrome in China: A Systematic Review. Chinese medical journal. 2017;130(13):1604-9.
8.    Escribano Ferrer B, Hansen KS, Gyapong M, Bruce J, Narh Bana SA, Narh CT, et al. Cost-effectiveness analysis of the national implementation of integrated community case management and community-based health planning and services in Ghana for the treatment of malaria, diarrhoea and pneumonia. Malaria journal. 2017;16(1):277.
9.    Gebreyohannes EA, Bhagavathula AS, Seid MA, Tegegn HG. Anti-malarial treatment outcomes in Ethiopia: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Malaria journal. 2017;16(1):269.
10.    Goodman DM, Ramaswamy R, Jeuland M, Srofenyoh EK, Engmann CM, Olufolabi AJ, et al. The cost effectiveness of a quality improvement program to reduce maternal and fetal mortality in a regional referral hospital in Accra, Ghana. PloS one. 2017;12(7):e0180929.
11.    Islam RM, Billah B, Hossain MN, Oldroyd J. Barriers to Cervical Cancer and Breast Cancer Screening Uptake in Low-Income and Middle-Income Countries: A Systematic Review. Asian Pacific journal of cancer prevention : APJCP. 2017;18(7):1751-63.
12.    Jin J, Yang J, Chen Y, Huang J. Systematic review and meta-analysis of non-invasive prenatal DNA testing for trisomy 21: implications for implementation in China. Prenatal diagnosis. 2017.
13.    Jin ZY, Liu X, Ding YY, Zhang ZF, He N. Cancer risk factors among people living with HIV/AIDS in China: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Scientific reports. 2017;7(1):4890.
14.    John D, Parikh R. Cost-effectiveness and cost utility of community screening for glaucoma in urban India. Public health. 2017;148:37-48.
15.    Kirk L, Terry S, Lokuge K, Watterson JL. Effectiveness of secondary and tertiary prevention for violence against women in low and low-middle income countries: a systematic review. BMC public health. 2017;17(1):622.
16.    Kolesar RJ, Audibert M, Comfort AB. Cost-effectiveness analysis and mortality impact estimation of scaling-up pregnancy test kits in Madagascar, Ethiopia and Malawi. Health policy and planning. 2017;32(6):869-81.
17.    Kortz TB, Herzel B, Marseille E, Kahn JG. Bubble continuous positive airway pressure in the treatment of severe paediatric pneumonia in Malawi: a cost-effectiveness analysis. BMJ open. 2017;7(7):e015344.
18.    Kosen S, Andrijono A, Ocviyanti D, Indriatmi W. The Cost-Effectiveness of Quadrivalent Human Papillomavirus Vaccination in Indonesia. Asian Pacific journal of cancer prevention : APJCP. 2017;18(7):2011-7.
19.    Kyung Kim S, Park S, Ahn S. Effectiveness of Psychosocial and Educational Prenatal and Postnatal Care Interventions for Married Immigrant Women in Korea: Systematic Review and Meta-analysis. Asia-Pacific journal of public health. 2017;29(5):351-66.
20.    Lin Y, Zhang SX, Yang PC, Cai YL, Zou YH. [Cost-effectiveness and affordability of strategy for preventing mother-to-child transmission of hepatitis B in China]. Zhonghua liu xing bing xue za zhi = Zhonghua liuxingbingxue zazhi. 2017;38(7):852-9.
21.    Lyu S, Hu HL, Yang YH, Yao KH. A systematic review about Streptococcus Pneumoniae serotype distribution in children in mainland of China before the PCV13 was licensed. Expert review of vaccines. 2017.
22.    Malhotra S, Patra BN. Erratum to: Prevalence of child and adolescent psychiatric disorders in India: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Child and adolescent psychiatry and mental health. 2017;11:39.
23.    Mo X, Gai Tobe R, Wang L, Liu X, Wu B, Luo H, et al. Cost-effectiveness analysis of different types of human papillomavirus vaccination combined with a cervical cancer screening program in mainland China. BMC infectious diseases. 2017;17(1):502.
24.    Mukerji S, MacIntyre CR, Seale H, Wang Q, Yang P, Wang X, et al. Cost-effectiveness analysis of N95 respirators and medical masks to protect healthcare workers in China from respiratory infections. BMC infectious diseases. 2017;17(1):464.
25.    Neoh CF, Senol E, Kara A, Dinleyici EC, Turner SJ, Kong DCM. Cost-effectiveness analysis of anidulafungin vs fluconazole for the treatment of invasive candidiasis (IC) in Turkey. Mycoses. 2017.
26.    Onyedum CC, Alobu I, Ukwaja KN. Prevalence of drug-resistant tuberculosis in Nigeria: A systematic review and meta-analysis. PloS one. 2017;12(7):e0180996.
27.    Pecenka C, Parashar U, Tate JE, Khan JAM, Groman D, Chacko S, et al. Impact and cost-effectiveness of rotavirus vaccination in Bangladesh. Vaccine. 2017;35(32):3982-7.
28.    Qiu J, Yu C, Ariyaratne TV, Foteff C, Ke Z, Sun Y, et al. Cost-Effectiveness of Pediatric Cochlear Implantation in Rural China. Otology & neurotology : official publication of the American Otological Society, American Neurotology Society [and] European Academy of Otology and Neurotology. 2017;38(6):e75-e84.
29.    Rizk R, Hiligsmann M, Karavetian M, Evers S. Cost-effectiveness of dedicated dietitians for hyperphosphatemia management among hemodialysis patients in Lebanon: results from the Nutrition Education for Management of Osteodystrophy trial. Journal of medical economics. 2017:1-15.
30.    Shayo GA, Chitama D, Moshiro C, Aboud S, Bakari M, Mugusi F. Cost-Effectiveness of isoniazid preventive therapy among HIV-infected patients clinicaly screened for latent tuberculosis infection in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania: A prospective Cohort study. BMC public health. 2017;18(1):35.
31.    Singh J, Sundaresan S, Manoharan A, Shet A. Serotype distribution and antimicrobial susceptibility pattern in children</=5years with invasive pneumococcal disease in India - A systematic review. Vaccine. 2017.
32.    Song M, Seo K, Choi S, Choi J, Ko H, Lee SJ. Seniors centre-based health intervention programmes in the United States and South Korea: A systematic review. International journal of nursing practice. 2017.
33.    Stewart LA, Lee LC. Screening for autism spectrum disorder in low- and middle-income countries: A systematic review. Autism : the international journal of research and practice. 2017;21(5):527-39.
34.    Vassall A, Siapka M, Foster N, Cunnama L, Ramma L, Fielding K, et al. Cost-effectiveness of Xpert MTB/RIF for tuberculosis diagnosis in South Africa: a real-world cost analysis and economic evaluation. The Lancet Global health. 2017;5(7):e710-e9.
35.    Wang M, Yuan Y, Wang Z, Liu D, Wang Z, Sun F, et al. Prevalence of Orofacial Clefts among Live Births in China: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis. Birth defects research. 2017;109(13):1011-9.
36.    Xiao P, Li J, Fu G, Zhou Y, Huan X, Yang H. Geographic Distribution and Temporal Trends of HIV-1 Subtypes through Heterosexual Transmission in China: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis. International journal of environmental research and public health. 2017;14(7).
37.    Zhang SX, Yang PC, Cai YL, Lin Y, Zou YH. [Cost-effectiveness of community-based treatment of chronic hepatitis B in China]. Zhonghua liu xing bing xue za zhi = Zhonghua liuxingbingxue zazhi. 2017;38(7):860-7.
38.    Zhao J, Zhao Y, Du M, Binns CW, Lee AH. Maternal education and breastfeeding practices in China: A systematic review and meta-analysis. Midwifery. 2017;50:62-71.
39.    Zhong A, Darren B, Dimaras H. Ethical, social, and cultural issues related to clinical genetic testing and counseling in low- and middle-income countries: protocol for a systematic review. Systematic reviews. 2017;6(1):140.
40.    Zimmermann MR, Vodicka E, Babigumira JB, Okech T, Mugo N, Sakr S, et al. Cost-effectiveness of cervical cancer screening and preventative cryotherapy at an HIV treatment clinic in Kenya. Cost effectiveness and resource allocation : C/E. 2017;15:13.


June 2017

1.            Aggarwal S, Patton G, Reavley N, Sreenivasan SA, Berk M. Youth self-harm in low- and middle-income countries: Systematic review of the risk and protective factors. The International journal of social psychiatry. 2017;63(4):359-75.
2.            Ahn JA, Kim T, Roh EH, Song JE. Health of International Marriage Immigrant Women in South Korea: A Systematic Review. Journal of immigrant and minority health. 2017.
3.            Asmare K, Abayneh T, Sibhat B, Shiferaw D, Szonyi B, Krontveit RI, et al. Major vectors and vector-borne diseases in small ruminants in Ethiopia: A systematic review. Acta tropica. 2017;170:95-104.
4.            Bigna JJ, Amougou MA, Asangbeh SL, Kenne AM, Noumegni SRN, Ngo-Malabo ET, et al. Seroprevalence of hepatitis B virus infection in Cameroon: a systematic review and meta-analysis. BMJ open. 2017;7(6):e015298.
5.            Campos NG, Mvundura M, Jeronimo J, Holme F, Vodicka E, Kim JJ. Cost-effectiveness of HPV-based cervical cancer screening in the public health system in Nicaragua. BMJ open. 2017;7(6):e015048.
6.            Geurts J, Hohnen A, Vranken T, Moh P. Treatment strategies for chronic osteomyelitis in low and middle income countries: Systematic review. Tropical medicine & international health : TM & IH. 2017.
7.            Hansen KS, Ndyomugyenyi R, Magnussen P, Lal S, Clarke SE. Cost-effectiveness analysis of malaria rapid diagnostic tests for appropriate treatment of malaria at the community level in Uganda. Health policy and planning. 2017;32(5):676-89.
8.            Heise TL, Romppel M, Molnar S, Buchberger B, Berg AVD, Gartlehner G, et al. Community gardening, community farming and other local community-based gardening interventions to prevent overweight and obesity in high-income and middle-income countries: protocol for a systematic review. BMJ open. 2017;7(6):e016237.
9.            Ibitoye M, Choi C, Tai H, Lee G, Sommer M. Early menarche: A systematic review of its effect on sexual and reproductive health in low- and middle-income countries. PloS one. 2017;12(6):e0178884.
10.          Islam RM, Oldroyd J, Karim MN, Hossain SM, Md Emdadul Hoque D, Romero L, et al. Systematic review and meta-analysis of prevalence of, and risk factors for, pelvic floor disorders in community-dwelling women in low and middle-income countries: a protocol study. BMJ open. 2017;7(6):e015626.
11.          Jeong YJ, Kim H, Baik SJ, Kim TM, Yang SJ, Lee SH, et al. Analysis and comparison of the cost-effectiveness of statins according to the baseline low-density lipoprotein cholesterol level in Korea. Journal of clinical pharmacy and therapeutics. 2017;42(3):292-300.
12.          Jing L, Chen R, Jing L, Qiao Y, Lou J, Xu J, et al. Development and enrolee satisfaction with basic medical insurance in China: A systematic review and stratified cluster sampling survey. The International journal of health planning and management. 2017.
13.          Mgawadere F, Kana T, van den Broek N. Measuring maternal mortality: a systematic review of methods used to obtain estimates of the maternal mortality ratio (MMR) in low- and middle-income countries. British medical bulletin. 2017;122(1):1.
14.          Patterson T, Currie P, Patterson S, Patterson P, Meek C, McMaster R. A systematic review and meta-analysis of the post-operative adverse effects associated with mosquito net mesh in comparison to commercial hernia mesh for inguinal hernia repair in low income countries. Hernia : the journal of hernias and abdominal wall surgery. 2017;21(3):397-405.
15.          Pecenka C, Parashar U, Tate JE, Khan JAM, Groman D, Chacko S, et al. Impact and cost-effectiveness of rotavirus vaccination in Bangladesh. Vaccine. 2017;35(32):3982-7.
16.          Pereira de Paiva MH, Pinheiro Lages L, Cavalcanti de Medeiros Z. Studies on forensic nursing in Brazil: a systematic review of the literature. International nursing review. 2017;64(2):286-95.
17.          Phung D, Connell D, Rutherford S, Chu C. Cardiovascular risk from water arsenic exposure in Vietnam: Application of systematic review and meta-regression analysis in chemical health risk assessment. Chemosphere. 2017;177:167-75.
18.          Quansah R, Semple S, Ochieng CA, Juvekar S, Armah FA, Luginaah I, et al. Effectiveness of interventions to reduce household air pollution and/or improve health in homes using solid fuel in low-and-middle income countries: A systematic review and meta-analysis. Environment international. 2017;103:73-90.
19.          Sartori AMC, Rozman LM, Decimoni TC, Leandro R, Novaes HMD, de Soarez PC. A systematic review of health economic evaluations of vaccines in Brazil. Human vaccines & immunotherapeutics. 2017;13(6):1-12.
20.          Schroders J, Wall S, Hakimi M, Dewi FST, Weinehall L, Nichter M, et al. How is Indonesia coping with its epidemic of chronic noncommunicable diseases? A systematic review with meta-analysis. PloS one. 2017;12(6):e0179186.
21.          Shillcutt SD, LeFevre AE, Fischer-Walker CL, Taneja S, Black RE, Mazumder S. Cost-effectiveness analysis of the diarrhea alleviation through zinc and oral rehydration therapy (DAZT) program in rural Gujarat India: an application of the net-benefit regression framework. Cost effectiveness and resource allocation : C/E. 2017;15:9.
22.          Sun J, Barnes AJ, He D, Wang M, Wang J. Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis of the Association between Ambient Nitrogen Dioxide and Respiratory Disease in China. International journal of environmental research and public health. 2017;14(6).
23.          Wang M, Yuan Y, Wang Z, Liu D, Wang Z, Sun F, et al. Prevalence of Orofacial Clefts among Live Births in China: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis. Birth defects research. 2017.
24.          Weng W, Dong M, Zhan J, Yang J, Zhang B, Zhao X. A PRISMA-compliant systematic review and meta-analysis of the relationship between thyroid disease and different levels of iodine intake in mainland China. Medicine. 2017;96(25):e7279.
25.          Wu H, Meng X, Wild SH, Gasevic D, Jackson CA. Socioeconomic status and prevalence of type 2 diabetes in mainland China, Hong Kong and Taiwan: a systematic review. Journal of global health. 2017;7(1):011103.
26.          Yi S, Tuot S, Mwai GW, Ngin C, Chhim K, Pal K, et al. Awareness and willingness to use HIV pre-exposure prophylaxis among men who have sex with men in low- and middle-income countries: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Journal of the International AIDS Society. 2017;20(1):1-27.
27.          Yuruyen C, Gurol Y, Kaleagasioglu SF, Kaspar EC, Yilmaz G. Isolation rates and antibiotic susceptibilities of different Enterobacteriaceae species as urinary tract infection agents in Turkey: a systematic review. Turkish journal of medical sciences. 2017;47(3):979-86.
28.          Zhou HL, Zhen SS, Wang JX, Zhang CJ, Qiu C, Wang SM, et al. Burden of acute gastroenteritis caused by norovirus in China: A systematic review. The Journal of infection. 2017.



May 2017

1.    Adeloye D, Ige JO, Aderemi AV, Adeleye N, Amoo EO, Auta A, et al. Estimating the prevalence, hospitalisation and mortality from type 2 diabetes mellitus in Nigeria: a systematic review and meta-analysis. BMJ open. 2017;7(5):e015424.
2.    Adeloye D, Jacobs W, Amuta AO, Ogundipe O, Mosaku O, Gadanya MA, et al. Coverage and determinants of childhood immunization in Nigeria: A systematic review and meta-analysis. Vaccine. 2017;35(22):2871-81.
3.    Aggarwal R, Chen Q, Goel A, Seguy N, Pendse R, Ayer T, et al. Cost-effectiveness of hepatitis C treatment using generic direct-acting antivirals available in India. PloS one. 2017;12(5):e0176503.
4.    Bach R, Warren C, Baker Z, Bellows B. Barriers to obstetric fistula treatment in low-income countries: A systematic review. Tropical medicine & international health : TM & IH. 2017.
5.    Banstola A, Mytton J. Cost-effectiveness of interventions to prevent road traffic injuries in low- and middle-income countries: A literature review. Traffic injury prevention. 2017;18(4):357-62.
6.    Bertoldi EG, Stella SF, Rohde LEP, Polanczyk CA. Cost-effectiveness of anatomical and functional test strategies for stable chest pain: public health perspective from a middle-income country. BMJ open. 2017;7(4):e012652.
7.    Devine A, Parmiter M, Chu CS, Bancone G, Nosten F, Price RN, et al. Using G6PD tests to enable the safe treatment of Plasmodium vivax infections with primaquine on the Thailand-Myanmar border: A cost-effectiveness analysis. PLoS neglected tropical diseases. 2017;11(5):e0005602.
8.    Duarte TA, Nery JS, Boechat N, Pereira SM, Simonsen V, Oliveira M, et al. A systematic review of East African-Indian family of Mycobacterium tuberculosis in Brazil. The Brazilian journal of infectious diseases : an official publication of the Brazilian Society of Infectious Diseases. 2017;21(3):317-24.
9.    Gao Z, Zhang Y, Shan H, Shi L, Liu J, Xu M, et al. A 30-year systematic review and meta-analysis of hepatitis B virus among blood donors in mainland China: revealing increase of new threats. Transfusion. 2017.
10.    Germar MJ, Purugganan C, Bernardino MS, Cuenca B, Chen YC, Li X, et al. Cost-effectiveness analysis of AS04-adjuvanted human papillomavirus 16/18 vaccine compared with human papillomavirus 6/11/16/18 vaccine in the Philippines, with the new 2-dose schedule. Human vaccines & immunotherapeutics. 2017;13(5):1158-66.
11.    Heo JY, Seo YB, Choi WS, Lee J, Noh JY, Jeong HW, et al. Cost-effectiveness of pneumococcal vaccination strategies for the elderly in Korea. PloS one. 2017;12(5):e0177342.
12.    Hossain M, Chisti MJ, Hossain MI, Mahfuz M, Islam MM, Ahmed T. Efficacy of World Health Organization guideline in facility-based reduction of mortality in severely malnourished children from low and middle income countries: A systematic review and meta-analysis. Journal of paediatrics and child health. 2017;53(5):474-9.
13.    Hossain M, Choudhury N, Adib Binte Abdullah K, Mondal P, Jackson AA, Walson J, et al. Evidence-based approaches to childhood stunting in low and middle income countries: a systematic review. Archives of disease in childhood. 2017.
14.    Kuate Defo B, Mbanya JC, Tardif JC, Ekundayo O, Perreault S, Potvin L, et al. Diagnosis, Prevalence, Awareness, Treatment, Prevention, and Control of Hypertension in Cameroon: Protocol for a Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis of Clinic-Based and Community-Based Studies. JMIR research protocols. 2017;6(5):e102.
15.    Li J, Wen Z, Cai A, Tian F, Zhang L, Luo X, et al. Real-world cost-effectiveness of infliximab for moderate-to-severe rheumatoid arthritis in a medium-sized city of China. Journal of comparative effectiveness research. 2017;6(3):205-18.
16.    Lo J, Patel P, Shultz JM, Ezard N, Roberts B. A Systematic Review on Harmful Alcohol Use Among Civilian Populations Affected by Armed Conflict in Low- and Middle-Income Countries. Substance use & misuse. 2017:1-17.
17.    Lofgren J, Matovu A, Wladis A, Ibingira C, Nordin P, Galiwango E, et al. Cost-effectiveness of groin hernia repair from a randomized clinical trial comparing commercial versus low-cost mesh in a low-income country. The British journal of surgery. 2017;104(6):695-703.
18.    Mvundura M, Kokonya D, Abu-Haydar E, Okoth E, Herrick T, Mukabi J, et al. Cost-effectiveness of condom uterine balloon tamponade to control severe postpartum hemorrhage in Kenya. International journal of gynaecology and obstetrics: the official organ of the International Federation of Gynaecology and Obstetrics. 2017;137(2):185-91.
19.    Pshenichnaya NY, Leblebicioglu H, Bozkurt I, Sannikova IV, Abuova GN, Zhuravlev AS, et al. Crimean-Congo hemorrhagic fever in pregnancy: A systematic review and case series from Russia, Kazakhstan and Turkey. International journal of infectious diseases : IJID : official publication of the International Society for Infectious Diseases. 2017;58:58-64.
20.    Rane A, Church S, Bhatia U, Orford J, Velleman R, Nadkarni A. Psychosocial interventions for addiction-affected families in Low and Middle Income Countries: A systematic review. Addictive behaviors. 2017;74:1-8.
21.    Shafie AA, Yeo HY, Coudeville L, Steinberg L, Gill BS, Jahis R, et al. The Potential Cost Effectiveness of Different Dengue Vaccination Programmes in Malaysia: A Value-Based Pricing Assessment Using Dynamic Transmission Mathematical Modelling. PharmacoEconomics. 2017;35(5):575-89.
22.    Shim E. Cost-Effectiveness of Dengue Vaccination Programs in Brazil. The American journal of tropical medicine and hygiene. 2017;96(5):1227-34.
23.    Silverstein A, Costas-Chavarri A, Gakwaya MR, Lule J, Mukhopadhyay S, Meara JG, et al. Laparoscopic Versus Open Cholecystectomy: A Cost-Effectiveness Analysis at Rwanda Military Hospital. World journal of surgery. 2017;41(5):1225-33.
24.    Suh J, Kim B, Yang Y, Suh DC, Kim E. Cost effectiveness of influenza vaccination in patients with acute coronary syndrome in Korea. Vaccine. 2017;35(21):2811-7.
25.    Tyler MD, Richards DB, Reske-Nielsen C, Saghafi O, Morse EA, Carey R, et al. The epidemiology of drowning in low- and middle-income countries: a systematic review. BMC public health. 2017;17(1):413.
26.    Van Minh H, My NTT, Jit M. Cervical cancer treatment costs and cost-effectiveness analysis of human papillomavirus vaccination in Vietnam: a PRIME modeling study. BMC health services research. 2017;17(1):353.


April 2017

1.    Adeloye D, Jacobs W, Amuta AO, Ogundipe O, Mosaku O, Gadanya MA, et al. Coverage and determinants of childhood immunization in Nigeria: A systematic review and meta-analysis. Vaccine. 2017;35(22):2871-81.
2.    Benjamin-Chung J, Abedin J, Berger D, Clark A, Jimenez V, Konagaya E, et al. Spillover effects on health outcomes in low- and middle-income countries: a systematic review. International journal of epidemiology. 2017.
3.    Berto A, Day J, Van Vinh Chau N, Thwaites GE, My NN, Baker S, et al. Current challenges and possible solutions to improve access to care and treatment for hepatitis C infection in Vietnam: a systematic review. BMC infectious diseases. 2017;17(1):260.
4.    Bright T, Felix L, Kuper H, Polack S. A systematic review of strategies to increase access to health services among children in low and middle income countries. BMC health services research. 2017;17(1):252.
5.    Campolina AG, Rozman LM, Decimoni TC, Leandro R, Novaes HM, De Soarez PC. Many Miles to Go: A Systematic Review of the State of Cost-Utility Analyses in Brazil. Applied health economics and health policy. 2017;15(2):163-72.
6.    Ceballos M, Orozco LE, Valderrama CO, Londono DI, Lugo LH. Cost-Effectiveness Analysis of the Use of a Prophylactic Antibiotic for Patients Undergoing Lower Limb Amputation due to Diabetes or Vascular Illness in Colombia. Annals of vascular surgery. 2017;40:327-34.
7.    Chen H, Chen L. Estimating cost-effectiveness associated with all-oral regimen for chronic hepatitis C in China. PloS one. 2017;12(4):e0175189.
8.    Chiumento A, Hamdani SU, Khan MN, Dawson K, Bryant RA, Sijbrandij M, et al. Evaluating effectiveness and cost-effectiveness of a group psychological intervention using cognitive behavioural strategies for women with common mental disorders in conflict-affected rural Pakistan: study protocol for a randomised controlled trial. Trials. 2017;18(1):190.
9.    De Oliveira GL, Guerra Junior AA, Godman B, Acurcio FA. Cost-effectiveness of vildagliptin for people with type 2 diabetes mellitus in Brazil; findings and implications. Expert review of pharmacoeconomics & outcomes research. 2017;17(2):109-19.
10.    Eriksson P, Gessner BD, Jaillard P, Morgan C, Le Gargasson JB. Vaccine vial monitor availability and use in low- and middle-income countries: A systematic review. Vaccine. 2017;35(17):2155-61.
11.    Fan D, Li S, Wu S, Wang W, Ye S, Xia Q, et al. Prevalence of abnormally invasive placenta among deliveries in mainland China: A PRISMA-compliant Systematic Review and Meta-analysis. Medicine. 2017;96(16):e6636.
12.    Fellmeth G, Fazel M, Plugge E. Migration and perinatal mental health in women from low- and middle-income countries: a systematic review and meta-analysis. BJOG : an international journal of obstetrics and gynaecology. 2017;124(5):742-52.
13.    Gu S, Wang X, Qiao Q, Gao W, Wang J, Dong H. Cost-Effectiveness of Exenatide twice daily versus Insulin Glargine as add-on Therapy to Oral Anti-diabetic Agents in Type 2 Diabetes in China. Diabetes, obesity & metabolism. 2017.
14.    John D, Parikh R. Cost-effectiveness and cost utility of community screening for glaucoma in urban India. Public health. 2017;148:37-48.
15.    Jung YS, Park CH, Park JH, Nam E, Lee HL. Efficacy of Helicobacter pylori eradication therapies in Korea: A systematic review and network meta-analysis. Helicobacter. 2017.
16.    Kalokhe A, Del Rio C, Dunkle K, Stephenson R, Metheny N, Paranjape A, et al. Domestic violence against women in India: A systematic review of a decade of quantitative studies. Global public health. 2017;12(4):498-513.
17.    Kolesar RJ, Audibert M, Comfort AB. Cost-effectiveness analysis and mortality impact estimation of scaling-up pregnancy test kits in Madagascar, Ethiopia and Malawi. Health policy and planning. 2017.
18.    Li D, Chen Q, Liu Y, Liu T, Tang W, Li S. The prevalence of acne in Mainland China: a systematic review and meta-analysis. BMJ open. 2017;7(4):e015354.
19.    Li P, Tong ZD, Li KF, Tang A, Dai YX, Yan JB. Seroprevalence of severe fever with thrombocytopenia syndrome virus in China: A systematic review and meta-analysis. PloS one. 2017;12(4):e0175592.
20.    Lince-Deroche N, Fetters T, Sinanovic E, Devjee J, Moodley J, Blanchard K. The costs and cost effectiveness of providing first-trimester, medical and surgical safe abortion services in KwaZulu-Natal Province, South Africa. PloS one. 2017;12(4):e0174615.
21.    Miyano S, Syakantu G, Komada K, Endo H, Sugishita T. Cost-effectiveness analysis of the national decentralization policy of antiretroviral treatment programme in Zambia. Cost effectiveness and resource allocation : C/E. 2017;15:4.
22.    Moran D, Shrime MG, Nang S, Vycheth I, Vuthy D, Hong R, et al. Cost-Effectiveness of Craniotomy for Epidural Hematomas at a Major Government Hospital in Cambodia. World journal of surgery. 2017.
23.    Patterson T, Currie P, Patterson S, Patterson P, Meek C, McMaster R. A systematic review and meta-analysis of the post-operative adverse effects associated with mosquito net mesh in comparison to commercial hernia mesh for inguinal hernia repair in low income countries. Hernia : the journal of hernias and abdominal wall surgery. 2017.
24.    Qiu J, Yu C, Ariyaratne TV, Foteff C, Ke Z, Sun Y, et al. Cost-Effectiveness of Pediatric Cochlear Implantation in Rural China. Otology & neurotology : official publication of the American Otological Society, American Neurotology Society [and] European Academy of Otology and Neurotology. 2017.
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