HCV Cost effectiveness

Updated: February, 2018

Identifying cost-effective screening algorithms for active hepatitis C virus infections in a high prevalence setting 
P. Julicher and C. Galli
Journal of medical economics Jan 2018;21(1):1-10. doi: 10.1080/13696998.2017.1369983

Budget impact analysis on the introduction of a guideline based hepatitis B and C screening into a routine check-up in the German primary care setting 
C. Barth, S. Neusser, J. Biermann, J. Wasem, T. Berg, J. Wiegand, I. Wolffram, D. Petroff, P. Aidelsburger, A. Grunbauer and A. Neumann
Scandinavian journal of gastroenterology Jan 2018;53(1):76-82. doi: 10.1080/00365521.2017.1390599 Epub 2017 Oct 24

Cost-Effectiveness of One-Time Hepatitis C Screening Strategies Among Adolescents and Young Adults in Primary Care Settings 
S. A. Assoumou, A. Tasillo, J. A. Leff, B. R. Schackman, M. L. Drainoni, C. R. Horsburgh, M. A. Barry, C. Regis, A. Y. Kim, A. Marshall, S. Saxena, P. C. Smith and B. P. Linas
Clinical infectious diseases : an official publication of the Infectious Diseases Society of America Jan 18 2018;66(3):376-384. doi: 10.1093/cid/cix798

Cost-effectiveness of enhanced liver fibrosis test to assess liver fibrosis in chronic hepatitis C virus and alcoholic liver disease patients 
M. Soto, L. Sampietro-Colom, L. Lasalvia, A. Mira, W. Jimenez and M. Navasa
World journal of gastroenterology May 7 2017;23(17):3163-3173. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v23.i17.3163

The cost impact of outreach testing and treatment for hepatitis C in an urban Drug Treatment Unit 
N. Selvapatt, T. Ward, L. Harrison, J. Lombardini, M. Thursz, P. McEwan and A. Brown
Liver international : official journal of the International Association for the Study of the Liver Mar 2017;37(3):345-353. doi: 10.1111/liv.13240 Epub 2016 Sep 17

Economic evaluation of HCV testing approaches in low and middle income countries 
J. R. Morgan, M. Servidone, P. Easterbrook and B. P. Linas
BMC infectious diseases Nov 1 2017;17(Suppl 1):697. doi: 10.1186/s12879-017-2779-9

Effectiveness and cost-effectiveness of nationwide campaigns for awareness and case finding of hepatitis C targeted at people who inject drugs and the general population in the Netherlands 
C. W. Helsper, M. P. Janssen, G. A. van Essen, E. A. Croes, C. van der Veen, A. G. de Wit and N. J. de Wit
The International journal on drug policy Sep 2017;47():117-125. doi: 10.1016/j.drugpo.2017.07.022 Epub 2017 Aug 18

Cost-effectiveness of screening for hepatitis C virus: a systematic review of economic evaluations 
S. Coward, L. Leggett, G. G. Kaplan and F. Clement
BMJ open Sep 6 2016;6(9):e011821. doi: 10.1136/bmjopen-2016-011821

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Cost-effectiveness of strategies for testing current hepatitis C virus infection 
M. K. Chapko, D. R. Dufour, R. I. Hatia, J. Drobeniuc, J. W. Ward and C. G. Teo
Hepatology (Baltimore, Md.) Nov 2015;62(5):1396-404. doi: 10.1002/hep.27966 Epub 2015 Aug 25

[Financial burden of hepatitis C infection and its treatment] 
M. Makara and B. Hunyady
Orvosi hetilap May 24 2015;156(21):862-8. doi: 10.1556/650.2015.30182

Is antenatal screening for hepatitis C virus cost-effective? A decade's experience at a London centre 
N. Selvapatt, T. Ward, H. Bailey, H. Bennett, C. Thorne, L. M. See, G. Tudor-Williams, M. Thursz, P. McEwan and A. Brown
Journal of hepatology Oct 2015;63(4):797-804. doi: 10.1016/j.jhep.2015.05.015 Epub 2015 May 27

Cost and time savings from a rapid access model of care using transient elastography to screen and triage patients with chronic Hepatitis C infection 
J. A. Whitty, C. Tallis, K. H. Nguyen, P. A. Scuffham, P. Crosland, K. Hewson, R. Pai Mangalore, M. Black and G. Holtmann
Journal of medical economics Feb 2014;17(2):159-65. doi: 10.3111/13696998.2013.867271

[Hepatitis C: cost of eradication ] 
J. Y. Nau
Revue medicale suisse Jan 29 2014;10(415):306-7. doi:

Assessing the cost-effectiveness of finding cases of hepatitis C infection in UK migrant populations and the value of further research 
A. H. Miners, N. K. Martin, A. Ghosh, M. Hickman and P. Vickerman
Journal of viral hepatitis 2014;21(9):616-23. doi: 10.1111/jvh.12190 Epub 2013 Nov 11

HCV antigen testing for the diagnosis of hepatitis C infection: a cost-efficient algorithm 
K. Kadkhoda and G. Smart
Clinical laboratory 2014;60(4):677-80. doi:

Is adding HCV screening to the antenatal national screening program in Amsterdam, the Netherlands, cost-effective? 
A. T. Urbanus, M. van Keep, A. A. Matser, M. H. Rozenbaum, C. J. Weegink, A. van den Hoek, M. Prins and M. J. Postma
PloS one 2013;8(8):e70319. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0070319

Costs of a public health model to increase receipt of hepatitis-related services for persons with mental illness 
E. P. Slade, S. Rosenberg, L. B. Dixon, R. W. Goldberg, G. L. Wolford, S. Himelhoch and S. Tapscott
Psychiatric services (Washington, D.C.) Feb 1 2013;64(2):127-33. doi: 10.1176/appi.ps.000852011

Economic assessment of an anti-HCV screening program in Italy 
M. Ruggeri, S. Coretti, A. Gasbarrini and A. Cicchetti
Value in health : the journal of the International Society for Pharmacoeconomics and Outcomes Research Sep-Oct 2013;16(6):965-72. doi: 10.1016/j.jval.2013.07.005

What are the costs and benefits of patient notification exercises following poor infection control practices in dentistry? 
R. M. Close, S. Gray, S. Bennett, S. Appleby, F. Khan, C. Payne and I. Oliver
Public health Nov 2013;127(11):1021-7. doi: 10.1016/j.puhe.2013.04.029 Epub 2013 Jul 21