Abruzzo

Farmeconomia. Health economics and therapeutic pathways

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Title Abruzzo
 
Creator Gasparini, Roberto
Panatto, Donatella
Dirodi, Bruna
Prato, Rosa
Amunni, Gianni
Turello, Valter
Sudano, Luigi
Cristoforoni, Paolo
Boccalini, Sara
Bonanni, Paolo
 
Subject Pharmacoeconomics; Health economics
HPV; Vaccination strategy; Screening; Abruzzo; Cost-effectiveness analysis
 
Description In Abruzzo region 71% of women (aged 24-64) are screened regularly, meaning every 3 years. The analysis on cross-protective activity exercised by bivalent and quadrivalent vaccines shows that the bivalent vaccine could prevent more pre-cancerous lesions and cases of cervicocarcinoma than quadrivalent, and that the latter could prevent genital warts that are not prevented by bivalent. The major number of cases avoided by the bivalent make it possible to fully offset the cost savings related to warts associated with the quadrivalent vaccine. Furthermore, a cost-effectiveness analysis shows that, considering regional tariffs, the multiple cohort (12-year-old + 25-year-old women) vaccination strategy with a 90% coverage could prevent 16 cases of cervicocarcinoma and 7 related deaths more than the vaccination of only 12-year-old girls, and thus proves to be cost-effective (10,393 €/QALY).
 
Publisher SEEd Medical Publishers
 
Contributor
 
Date 2012-11-20
 
Type info:eu-repo/semantics/article
info:eu-repo/semantics/publishedVersion

 
Format text/html
application/pdf
 
Identifier https://journals.edizioniseed.it/index.php/FE/article/view/450
10.7175/fe.v13i2S.450
 
Source Farmeconomia. Health economics and therapeutic pathways; Vol 13, No 2S (2012); 16-18
2240-256X
1721-6915
 
Language eng
 
Relation https://journals.edizioniseed.it/index.php/FE/article/view/450/501
https://journals.edizioniseed.it/index.php/FE/article/view/450/502
 
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Rights Copyright (c) 2012 Farmeconomia. Health economics and therapeutic pathways
http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc/4.0
 

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