The direct cost of managing patients with chronic hepatitis B infection in Australia

James Butler, Stephen Pianko, Korda J Rosemary, Shara Nguyen, Paul Gow, Stuart Roberts, Simone I Strasser, William Sievert

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Abstract

Goals: To estimate the average annual cost of managing a patient with chronic hepatitis B (CHB) disease in Australia. Background: Little is known about the prevalence or economic burden of hepatitis B viral (HBV) infection in Australia, despite it being recognized as a significant cause of morbidity and mortality.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)187 - 192
Number of pages6
JournalJournal of Clinical Gastroenterology
Volume38
Issue number10
Publication statusPublished - 2004

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