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Cost-Effectiveness Analysis of Adding Low Dose Ribavirin to Peginterferon Alfa-2a for Treatment of Chronic Hepatitis C Infected Thalassemia Major Patients in Iran

Alireza Mehrazmay 1 , Seyed Moayed Alavian 1 , * , Maziar Moradi-Lakeh 2 , Mahdi Mokhtari Payam 2 , Amir Hashemi-Meshkini 3 , 4 , Bita Behnava 1 , Seyyed Mohammad Miri 1 , Pegah Karimi Elizee 1 , Seyed Vahid Tabatabaee 1 , Maryam Keshvari 1 and Kamran Bagheri Lankarani 5
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1 Baqiyatallah Research Center for Gastroenterology and Liver Disease, Baqiyatallah Hospital, Tehran, IR Iran
2 Department of Community Medicine, School of Medicine, Gastrointestinal and Liver Disease Research Center (GILDRC), Iran University of Medical Science, Tehran, IR Iran
3 Department of Pharmacoeconomics and Pharmaceutical Administration, Faculty of Pharmacy, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran
4 Non-Communicable Disease Research Center, Endocrinology and Metabolism Research Institute, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran
5 Health Policy Research Center, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, IR Iran
Article information
  • Hepatitis Monthly: September 01, 2013, 13 (9); e10236
  • Published Online: September 1, 2013
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: January 12, 2013
  • Revised: June 23, 2013
  • Accepted: July 15, 2013
  • DOI: 10.5812/hepatmon.10236

To Cite: Mehrazmay A, Alavian S M, Moradi-Lakeh M, Mokhtari Payam M, Hashemi-Meshkini A, et al. Cost-Effectiveness Analysis of Adding Low Dose Ribavirin to Peginterferon Alfa-2a for Treatment of Chronic Hepatitis C Infected Thalassemia Major Patients in Iran, Hepat Mon. 2013 ; 13(9):e10236. doi: 10.5812/hepatmon.10236.

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1. Background
2. Objectives
3. Patients and Methods
4. Results
5. Discussion
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