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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!

November 2017

1.    Abdel-All M, Putica B, Praveen D, Abimbola S, Joshi R. Effectiveness of community health worker training programmes for cardiovascular disease management in low-income and middle-income countries: a systematic review. BMJ open. 2017;7(11):e015529.
2.    Ahmed M, Won Y. Cross-National Systematic Review of Neonatal Mortality and Postnatal Newborn Care: Special Focus on Pakistan. International journal of environmental research and public health. 2017;14(12).
3.    Aluisio AR, Rege S, Stewart BT, Kinuthia J, Levine AC, Mello MJ, et al. Prevalence of HIV-Seropositivity and Associated Impact on Mortality among Injured Patients from Low-and Middle-Income Countries: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis. Current HIV research. 2017;15(5):307-17.
4.    Ayalew MB. Therapeutic efficacy of artemether-lumefantrine in the treatment of uncomplicated Plasmodium falciparum malaria in Ethiopia: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Infectious diseases of poverty. 2017;6(1):157.
5.    Barnabas RV, Revill P, Tan N, Phillips A. Cost-effectiveness of routine viral load monitoring in low- and middle-income countries: a systematic review. Journal of the International AIDS Society. 2017;20 Suppl 7.
6.    Choe YJ, Taurel AF, Nealon J, Seo HS, Kim HS. Systematic review of seroepidemiologic studies on Japanese encephalitis in the Republic of Korea. International journal of infectious diseases : IJID : official publication of the International Society for Infectious Diseases. 2017.
7.    Cohen A, Colford JM. Effects of Boiling Drinking Water on Diarrhea and Pathogen-Specific Infections in Low- and Middle-Income Countries: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis. The American journal of tropical medicine and hygiene. 2017;97(5):1362-77.
8.    Del Grossi Moura M, Lopes LC, Biavatti MW, Kennedy SA, de Oliveira ESMC, Silva MT, et al. Oral herbal medicines marketed in Brazil for the treatment of osteoarthritis: A systematic review and meta-analysis. Phytotherapy research : PTR. 2017;31(11):1676-85.
9.    Dunning L, Francke JA, Mallampati D, MacLean RL, Penazzato M, Hou T, et al. The value of confirmatory testing in early infant HIV diagnosis programmes in South Africa: A cost-effectiveness analysis. PLoS medicine. 2017;14(11):e1002446.
10.    Ensink RJH, Kuper H. Is hearing impairment associated with HIV? A systematic review of data from low- and middle-income countries. Tropical medicine & international health : TM & IH. 2017;22(12):1493-504.
11.    Fadlallah R, Alkhaled L, Brax H, Nasser M, Rajabbik MH, Nass H, et al. Extent of physician-pharmaceutical industry interactions in low- and middle-income countries: a systematic review. European journal of public health. 2017.
12.    Feroz A, Perveen S, Aftab W. Role of mHealth applications for improving antenatal and postnatal care in low and middle income countries: a systematic review. BMC health services research. 2017;17(1):704.
13.    Gupta RK, Gregson J, Parkin N, Haile-Selassie H, Tanuri A, Andrade Forero L, et al. HIV-1 drug resistance before initiation or re-initiation of first-line antiretroviral therapy in low-income and middle-income countries: a systematic review and meta-regression analysis. The Lancet Infectious diseases. 2017.
14.    Halim N, Beard J, Mesic A, Patel A, Henderson D, Hibberd P. Intimate partner violence during pregnancy and perinatal mental disorders in low and lower middle income countries: A systematic review of literature, 1990-2017. Clinical psychology review. 2017.
15.    Huang Y, Shallcross D, Pi L, Tian F, Pan J, Ronsmans C. Ethnicity and maternal and child health outcomes and service coverage in western China: a systematic review and meta-analysis. The Lancet Global health. 2017.
16.    Jaeger LH, Carvalho-Costa FA. Status of benzimidazole resistance in intestinal nematode populations of livestock in Brazil: a systematic review. BMC veterinary research. 2017;13(1):358.
17.    Lee YK, Kim JW, Lee MH, Moon KH, Koo KH. Trend in the Age-Adjusted Incidence of Hip Fractures in South Korea: Systematic Review. Clinics in orthopedic surgery. 2017;9(4):420-3.
18.    Maheswaran H, Clarke A, MacPherson P, Kumwenda F, Lalloo DG, Corbett EL, et al. Cost-effectiveness of community-based HIV self-testing in Blantyre, Malawi. Clinical infectious diseases : an official publication of the Infectious Diseases Society of America. 2017.
19.    Manikam L, Prasad A, Dharmaratnam A, Moen C, Robinson A, Light A, et al. Systematic review of infant and young child complementary feeding practices in South Asian families: the India perspective. Public health nutrition. 2017:1-18.
20.    Manikam L, Sharmila A, Dharmaratnam A, Alexander EC, Kuah JY, Prasad A, et al. Systematic review of infant and young child complementary feeding practices in South Asian families: the Pakistan perspective. Public health nutrition. 2017:1-14.
21.    Mohd-Tahir NA, Thomas P, Mohamed-Said MS, Makmor-Bakry M, Li SC. Cost-effectiveness of bisphosphonates for prevention of fracture related to glucocorticoid-induced osteoporosis in Malaysia. International journal of rheumatic diseases. 2017.
22.    Mtibaa S, Hotta N, Irie M. Analysis of the efficacy and cost-effectiveness of best management practices for controlling sediment yield: A case study of the Joumine watershed, Tunisia. The Science of the total environment. 2017;616-617:1-16.
23.    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;60(11):714-22.
24.    Ning G, Wang X, Wu D, Yin Z, Li Y, Wang H, et al. The etiology of community-acquired pneumonia among children under 5 years of age in mainland China, 2001-2015: A systematic review. Human vaccines & immunotherapeutics. 2017;13(11):2742-50.
25.    Novotny J, Hasman J, Lepic M. Contextual factors and motivations affecting rural community sanitation in low- and middle-income countries: A systematic review. International journal of hygiene and environmental health. 2017.
26.    Ouattara AK, Yameogo P, Traore L, Diarra B, Assih M, Compaore TR, et al. Prevalence, genetic variants and clinical implications of G-6-PD deficiency in Burkina Faso: a systematic review. BMC medical genetics. 2017;18(1):139.
27.    Panjwani A, Heidkamp R. Complementary Feeding Interventions Have a Small but Significant Impact on Linear and Ponderal Growth of Children in Low- and Middle-Income Countries: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis. The Journal of nutrition. 2017;147(11):2169s-78s.
28.    Patt H, Koehler K, Lodha S, Jadhav S, Yerawar C, Huebner A, et al. Phenotype-genotype spectrum of AAA syndrome from Western India and systematic review of literature. Endocrine connections. 2017;6(8):901-13.
29.    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.
30.    Rose J, Homa L, Meropol SB, Debanne SM, Bielefeld R, Hoyen C, et al. Health impact and cost-effectiveness of a domestically-produced rotavirus vaccine in India: A model based analysis. PloS one. 2017;12(11):e0187446.
31.    Sarker AR, Sultana M, Mahumud RA, Van Der Meer R, Morton A. Cost-effectiveness analysis of introducing universal childhood rotavirus vaccination in Bangladesh. Human vaccines & immunotherapeutics. 2017:1-10.
32.    Schriver B, Mandal M, Muralidharan A, Nwosu A, Dayal R, Das M, et al. Gender counts: A systematic review of evaluations of gender-integrated health interventions in low- and middle-income countries. Global public health. 2017;12(11):1335-50.
33.    Sobhy S, Dharmarajah K, Arroyo-Manzano D, Navanatnarajah R, Noblet J, Zamora J, et al. Type of obstetric anesthesia administered and complications in women with preeclampsia in low- and middle-income countries: A systematic review. Hypertension in pregnancy. 2017;36(4):326-36.
34.    Termrungruanglert W, Khemapech N, Tantitamit T, Sangrajrang S, Havanond P, Laowahutanont P. Cost-effectiveness analysis study of HPV testing as a primary cervical cancer screening in Thailand. Gynecologic oncology reports. 2017;22:58-63.
35.    Tesfaye G, Loxton D, Chojenta C, Semahegn A, Smith R. Delayed initiation of antenatal care and associated factors in Ethiopia: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Reproductive health. 2017;14(1):150.
36.    Tobe RG, Martin GR, Li F, Moriichi A, Wu B, Mori R. Cost-effectiveness analysis of neonatal screening of critical congenital heart defects in China. Medicine. 2017;96(46):e8683.
37.    Tran-Thi N, Lowe RJ, Schurer JM, Vu-Van T, MacDonald LE, Pham-Duc P. Turning poop into profit: Cost-effectiveness and soil transmitted helminth infection risk associated with human excreta reuse in Vietnam. PLoS neglected tropical diseases. 2017;11(11):e0006088.
38.    Wang D, Zhao XH, Cui Y, Zhang TT, Wang F, Hu YH. Efficacy and safety of Tripterygium wilfordii Hook F for CKD in Mainland China: A systematic review and meta-analysis. Phytotherapy research : PTR. 2017.
39.    Yount KM, Krause KH, Miedema SS. Preventing gender-based violence victimization in adolescent girls in lower-income countries: Systematic review of reviews. Social science & medicine (1982). 2017;192:1-13.
40.    Zeng N, Zou C, He Z, Ma H, Ou X, You H, et al. Systematic review on reporting quality of randomized controlled trials in patients with hepatitis B or C in China. International journal of infectious diseases : IJID : official publication of the International Society for Infectious Diseases. 2017.
41.    Zhang XH, Leeuwenkamp O, Oh KB, Lee YE, Kim CM. Cost-effectiveness analysis of infant pneumococcal vaccination with PHiD-CV in Korea. Human vaccines & immunotherapeutics. 2017:1-10.
42.    Zhao J, Zhao Y, Du M, Binns CW, Lee AH. Does Caesarean Section Affect Breastfeeding Practices in China? A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis. Maternal and child health journal. 2017;21(11):2008-24.


October 2017

1.    Ahn I, Heo S, Ji S, Kim KH, Kim T, Lee EJ, et al. Investigation of nonlinear epidemiological models for analyzing and controlling the MERS outbreak in Korea. Journal of theoretical biology. 2017;437:17-28.
2.    Alebel A, Dejenu G, Mullu G, Abebe N, Gualu T, Eshetie S. Timely initiation of breastfeeding and its association with birth place in Ethiopia: a systematic review and meta-analysis. International breastfeeding journal. 2017;12:44.
3.    Anwari P, Debellut F, Pecenka C, Parwiz SM, Clark A, Groman D, et al. Potential impact and cost-effectiveness of rotavirus vaccination in Afghanistan. Vaccine. 2017.
4.    Asher L, Patel V, De Silva MJ. Community-based psychosocial interventions for people with schizophrenia in low and middle-income countries: systematic review and meta-analysis. BMC psychiatry. 2017;17(1):355.
5.    Ballard M, Montgomery P. Systematic review of interventions for improving the performance of community health workers in low-income and middle-income countries. BMJ open. 2017;7(10):e014216.
6.    Bazzano AN, Kaji A, Felker-Kantor E, Bazzano LA, Potts KS. Qualitative Studies of Infant and Young Child Feeding in Lower-Income Countries: A Systematic Review and Synthesis of Dietary Patterns. Nutrients. 2017;9(10).
7.    Boccuni F, Gagliardi D, Ferrante R, Rondinone BM, Iavicoli S. Measurement techniques of exposure to nanomaterials in the workplace for low- and medium-income countries: A systematic review. International journal of hygiene and environmental health. 2017;220(7):1089-97.
8.    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;26(10):1500-10.
9.    Castanon A, Landy R, Michalopoulos D, Bhudia R, Leaver H, Qiao YL, et al. Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis of Individual Patient Data to Assess the Sensitivity of Cervical Cytology for Diagnosis of Cervical Cancer in Low- and Middle-Income Countries. Journal of global oncology. 2017;3(5):524-38.
10.    Coelho CH, Durigan M, Leal DAG, Schneider AB, Franco RMB, Singer SM. Giardiasis as a neglected disease in Brazil: Systematic review of 20 years of publications. PLoS neglected tropical diseases. 2017;11(10):e0006005.
11.    Doshi RH, Eckhoff P, Cheng A, Hoff NA, Mukadi P, Shidi C, et al. Assessing the cost-effectiveness of different measles vaccination strategies for children in the Democratic Republic of Congo. Vaccine. 2017;35(45):6187-94.
12.    Ensink RJH, Kuper H. Is hearing impairment associated with HIV? A systematic review of data from low and middle-income countries. Tropical medicine & international health : TM & IH. 2017.
13.    Fitzpatrick C, Sankara DP, Agua JF, Jonnalagedda L, Rumi F, Weiss A, et al. The cost-effectiveness of an eradication programme in the end game: Evidence from guinea worm disease. PLoS neglected tropical diseases. 2017;11(10):e0005922.
14.    Gass KM, Sime H, Mwingira UJ, Nshala A, Chikawe M, Pelletreau S, et al. The rationale and cost-effectiveness of a confirmatory mapping tool for lymphatic filariasis: Examples from Ethiopia and Tanzania. PLoS neglected tropical diseases. 2017;11(10):e0005944.
15.    Goyal V, Kadam V, Narang P, Singh V. Prevalence of drug-resistant pulmonary tuberculosis in India: systematic review and meta-analysis. BMC public health. 2017;17(1):817.
16.    Harika R, Faber M, Samuel F, Kimiywe J, Mulugeta A, Eilander A. Micronutrient Status and Dietary Intake of Iron, Vitamin A, Iodine, Folate and Zinc in Women of Reproductive Age and Pregnant Women in Ethiopia, Kenya, Nigeria and South Africa: A Systematic Review of Data from 2005 to 2015. Nutrients. 2017;9(10).
17.    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;102(10):903-9.
18.    Howard N, Guinness L, Rowland M, Durrani N, Hansen KS. Cost-effectiveness of adding indoor residual spraying to case management in Afghan refugee settlements in Northwest Pakistan during a prolonged malaria epidemic. PLoS neglected tropical diseases. 2017;11(10):e0005935.
19.    Kassa GM, Muche AA, Berhe AK, Fekadu GA. Prevalence and determinants of anemia among pregnant women in Ethiopia; a systematic review and meta-analysis. BMC hematology. 2017;17:17.
20.    Kavle JA, LaCroix E, Dau H, Engmann C. Addressing barriers to exclusive breast-feeding in low- and middle-income countries: a systematic review and programmatic implications. Public health nutrition. 2017:1-15.
21.    Koksal T, Akelma AZ, Koksal AO, Kutukoglu I, Ozdemir O, Yuksel CN, et al. Cost-effectiveness of rotavirus vaccination in Turkey. Journal of microbiology, immunology, and infection = Wei mian yu gan ran za zhi. 2017;50(5):693-9.
22.    Li N, Zheng B, Cai HF, Yang J, Luo XF, Weng LZ, et al. Cost Effectiveness of Imatinib, Dasatinib, and Nilotinib as First-Line Treatment for Chronic-Phase Chronic Myeloid Leukemia in China. Clinical drug investigation. 2017.
23.    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;16(10):997-1006.
24.    Mathewos B, Owen H, Sitrin D, Cousens S, Degefie T, Wall S, et al. Community-Based Interventions for Newborns in Ethiopia (COMBINE): Cost-effectiveness analysis. Health policy and planning. 2017;32(suppl_1):i21-i32.
25.    Ning G, Yin Z, Li Y, Wang H, Yang W. Cost-effectiveness of the Haemophilus influenzae type b vaccine for infants in mainland China. Human vaccines & immunotherapeutics. 2017:0.
26.    Oliver-Williams C, Brown E, Devereux S, Fairhead C, Holeman I. Using Mobile Phones to Improve Vaccination Uptake in 21 Low- and Middle-Income Countries: Systematic Review. JMIR mHealth and uHealth. 2017;5(10):e148.
27.    Plumpton C, Hughes D. Cost-effectiveness of HLA-B*15:02 screening in Malaysia. The British journal of dermatology. 2017;177(4):904-5.
28.    Price L, MacDonald J, Melone L, Howe T, Flowers P, Currie K, et al. Effectiveness of national and subnational infection prevention and control interventions in high-income and upper-middle-income countries: a systematic review. The Lancet Infectious diseases. 2017.
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;20(10):1024-38.
30.    Rogers C, Dantas JAR. Access to contraception and sexual and reproductive health information post-abortion: a systematic review of literature from low- and middle-income countries. The journal of family planning and reproductive health care. 2017;43(4):309-18.
31.    Schnippel K, Firnhaber C, Conradie F, Ndjeka N, Sinanovic E. Incremental Cost Effectiveness of Bedaquiline for the Treatment of Rifampicin-Resistant Tuberculosis in South Africa: Model-Based Analysis. Applied health economics and health policy. 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;23(5).
33.    Talsma EF, Melse-Boonstra A, Brouwer ID. Acceptance and adoption of biofortified crops in low- and middle-income countries: a systematic review. Nutrition reviews. 2017;75(10):798-829.
34.    Wang T, Liu Y, Li Z, Liu K, Xu Y, Shi W, et al. Prevalence of intimate partner violence (IPV) during pregnancy in China: A systematic review and meta-analysis. PloS one. 2017;12(10):e0175108.
35.    Wera E, Mourits MCM, Hogeveen H. Cost-effectiveness of mass dog rabies vaccination strategies to reduce human health burden in Flores Island, Indonesia. Vaccine. 2017.
36.    Zhang Y, Chen Z, Li J. The current status of treatment for colorectal cancer in China: A systematic review. Medicine. 2017;96(40):e8242.



September 2017

1.    Albach CA, Wagland R, Hunt KJ. Cross-cultural adaptation and measurement properties of generic and cancer-related patient-reported outcome measures (PROMs) for use with cancer patients in Brazil: a systematic review. Quality of life research : an international journal of quality of life aspects of treatment, care and rehabilitation. 2017.
2.    Aluisio AR, Rege S, Stewart BT, Kinuthia J, Levine AC, Mello MJ, et al. Prevalence of HIV-Seropositivity and Associated Impact on Mortality among Injured Patients from Low-and Middle-Income Countries: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis. Current HIV research. 2017.
3.    Broughton EI, Hameed W, Gul X, Sarfraz S, Baig IY, Villanueva M. Cost-Effectiveness of a Family Planning Voucher Program in Rural Pakistan. Frontiers in public health. 2017;5:227.
4.    Campos NG, Tsu V, Jeronimo J, Njama-Meya D, Mvundura M, Kim JJ. Cost-effectiveness of an HPV self-collection campaign in Uganda: comparing models for delivery of cervical cancer screening in a low-income setting. Health policy and planning. 2017;32(7):956-68.
5.    Carvalho N, Jit M, Cox S, Yoong J, Hutubessy RCW. Capturing Budget Impact Considerations Within Economic Evaluations: A Systematic Review of Economic Evaluations of Rotavirus Vaccine in Low- and Middle-Income Countries and a Proposed Assessment Framework. PharmacoEconomics. 2017.
6.    Ciapponi A, Lewin S, Herrera CA, Opiyo N, Pantoja T, Paulsen E, et al. Delivery arrangements for health systems in low-income countries: an overview of systematic reviews. The Cochrane database of systematic reviews. 2017;9:Cd011083.
7.    Cohen A, Colford JM. Effects of Boiling Drinking Water on Diarrhea and Pathogen-Specific Infections in Low- and Middle-Income Countries: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis. The American journal of tropical medicine and hygiene. 2017.
8.    Dainelli L, Xu T, Li M, Zimmermann D, Fang H, Wu Y, et al. Cost-effectiveness of milk powder fortified with potassium to decrease blood pressure and prevent cardiovascular events among the adult population in China: a Markov model. BMJ open. 2017;7(9):e017136.
9.    Del Grossi Moura M, Lopes LC, Biavatti MW, Kennedy SA, de Oliveira ESMC, Silva MT, et al. Oral herbal medicines marketed in Brazil for the treatment of osteoarthritis: A systematic review and meta-analysis. Phytotherapy research : PTR. 2017.
10.    Doshi RH, Eckhoff P, Cheng A, Hoff NA, Mukadi P, Shidi C, et al. Assessing the cost-effectiveness of different measles vaccination strategies for children in the Democratic Republic of Congo. Vaccine. 2017.
11.    Enuameh YAK, Adjei G, Mahama E, Gyan T, Koku E. Effectiveness of population based risk reduction programs for risky sexual behavior among young people in low- and middle-income countries: a systematic review protocol. JBI database of systematic reviews and implementation reports. 2017;15(9):2242-8.
12.    Feng L, Wei DM, Lin ST, Maddison R, Ni Mhurchu C, Jiang Y, et al. Systematic review and meta-analysis of school-based obesity interventions in mainland China. PloS one. 2017;12(9):e0184704.
13.    Fuentes-Alabi S, Bhakta N, Vasquez RF, Gupta S, Horton SE. The cost and cost-effectiveness of childhood cancer treatment in El Salvador, Central America: A report from the Childhood Cancer 2030 Network. Cancer. 2017.
14.    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;22(9):1054-62.
15.    Henriquez-Trujillo AR, Lucio-Romero RA, Bermudez-Gallegos K. Analysis of the cost-effectiveness of carbetocin for the prevention of hemorrhage following cesarean delivery in Ecuador. Journal of comparative effectiveness research. 2017;6(6):529-36.
16.    Herrera CA, Lewin S, Paulsen E, Ciapponi A, Opiyo N, Pantoja T, et al. Governance arrangements for health systems in low-income countries: an overview of systematic reviews. The Cochrane database of systematic reviews. 2017;9:Cd011085.
17.    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;37(9):864-73.
18.    Kadir A, Mossey PA, Blencowe H, Moorthie S, Lawn JE, Mastroiacovo P, et al. Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis of the Birth Prevalence of Orofacial Clefts in Low- and Middle-Income Countries. The Cleft palate-craniofacial journal : official publication of the American Cleft Palate-Craniofacial Association. 2017;54(5):571-81.
19.    Keynejad RC, Dua T, Barbui C, Thornicroft G. WHO Mental Health Gap Action Programme (mhGAP) Intervention Guide: a systematic review of evidence from low and middle-income countries. Evidence-based mental health. 2017.
20.    Li X, Jan S, Yan LL, Hayes A, Chu Y, Wang H, et al. Cost and cost-effectiveness of a school-based education program to reduce salt intake in children and their families in China. PloS one. 2017;12(9):e0183033.
21.    Lim YW, Shafie AA, Chua GN, Ahmad Hassali MA. Determination of Cost-Effectiveness Threshold for Health Care Interventions in Malaysia. Value in health : the journal of the International Society for Pharmacoeconomics and Outcomes Research. 2017;20(8):1131-8.
22.    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;52(11):1494-510.
23.    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;41(9):2215-23.
24.    Muche AA, Kassa GM, Berhe AK, Fekadu GA. Prevalence and determinants of risky sexual practice in Ethiopia: Systematic review and Meta-analysis. Reproductive health. 2017;14(1):113.
25.    Murray KR, Dulli LS, Ridgeway K, Dal Santo L, Darrow de Mora D, Olsen P, et al. Improving retention in HIV care among adolescents and adults in low- and middle-income countries: A systematic review of the literature. PloS one. 2017;12(9):e0184879.
26.    Nair NS, Lewis LE, Lakiang T, Godinho M, Murthy S, Venkatesh BT. Factors associated with mortality due to neonatal pneumonia in India: a protocol for systematic review and planned meta-analysis. BMJ open. 2017;7(9):e017616.
27.    Ning G, Wang X, Wu D, Yin Z, Li Y, Wang H, et al. The Etiology of Community-acquired Pneumonia among Children under 5 Years of Age in Mainland China, 2001-2015: A Systematic Review. Human vaccines & immunotherapeutics. 2017:0.
28.    Pang B, Zhao LH, Li XL, Song J, Li QW, Liao X, et al. Different intervention strategies for preventing type 2 diabetes mellitus in China: A systematic review and network meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials. Diabetes, obesity & metabolism. 2017.
29.    Panjwani A, Heidkamp R. Complementary Feeding Interventions Have a Small but Significant Impact on Linear and Ponderal Growth of Children in Low- and Middle-Income Countries: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis. The Journal of nutrition. 2017.
30.    Pantoja T, Opiyo N, Lewin S, Paulsen E, Ciapponi A, Wiysonge CS, et al. Implementation strategies for health systems in low-income countries: an overview of systematic reviews. The Cochrane database of systematic reviews. 2017;9:Cd011086.
31.    Phillips DE, Dieleman JL, Lim SS, Shearer J. Determinants of effective vaccine coverage in low and middle-income countries: a systematic review and interpretive synthesis. BMC health services research. 2017;17(1):681.
32.    Wang W, Song J, Wang J, Li Y, Deng H, Li M, et al. Cost-effectiveness of a national enterovirus 71 vaccination program in China. PLoS neglected tropical diseases. 2017;11(9):e0005899.
33.    Wiysonge CS, Paulsen E, Lewin S, Ciapponi A, Herrera CA, Opiyo N, et al. Financial arrangements for health systems in low-income countries: an overview of systematic reviews. The Cochrane database of systematic reviews. 2017;9:Cd011084.
34.    Xu Z, Huang F, Kosters M, Rusch N. Challenging mental health related stigma in China: Systematic review and meta-analysis. II. Interventions among people with mental illness. Psychiatry research. 2017;255:457-64.
35.    Xu Z, Rusch N, Huang F, Kosters M. Challenging mental health related stigma in China: Systematic review and meta-analysis. I. Interventions among the general public. Psychiatry research. 2017;255:449-56.
36.    Yount KM, Krause KH, Miedema SS. Preventing gender-based violence victimization in adolescent girls in lower-income countries: Systematic review of reviews. Social science & medicine (1982). 2017;192:1-13.
37.    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;75(3):216-24.



August 2017

1.    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.
2.    Alebie G, Urga B, Worku A. Systematic review on traditional medicinal plants used for the treatment of malaria in Ethiopia: trends and perspectives. Malaria journal. 2017;16(1):307.
3.    Arora M, Harvey LA, Glinsky JV, Chhabra HS, Hossain MS, Arumugam N, et al. Cost-effectiveness analysis of telephone-based support for the management of pressure ulcers in people with spinal cord injury in India and Bangladesh. Spinal cord. 2017.
4.    Asayut N, Sookaneknun P, Chaiyasong S, Saramunee K. Outcomes, costs and stakeholders' perspectives associated with the incorporation of community pharmacy services into the National Health Insurance System in Thailand: a systematic review. The International journal of pharmacy practice. 2017.
5.    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.
6.    Bigna JJ, Amougou MA, Asangbeh SL, Kenne AM, Nansseu JR. Seroprevalence of hepatitis C virus infection in Cameroon: a systematic review and meta-analysis. BMJ open. 2017;7(8):e015748.
7.    Chaabna K, Abu-Raddad LJ. Hepatitis C infection epidemiology in Mongolia: protocol of a systematic review and meta-analysis. Systematic reviews. 2017;6(1):160.
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12.    Habtewold TD, Islam MA, Sharew NT, Mohammed SH, Birhanu MM, Tegegne BS. SystEmatic review and meta-aNAlysis of infanT and young child feeding Practices (ENAT-P) in Ethiopia: protocol. BMJ open. 2017;7(8):e017437.
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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;22(4).
16.    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. 2017:1-10.
17.    Melese A, Demelash H. The prevalence of tuberculosis among prisoners in Ethiopia: a systematic review and meta-analysis of published studies. Archives of public health = Archives belges de sante publique. 2017;75:37.
18.    Mendoza-Cano O, Hernandez-Suarez CM, Trujillo X, Ochoa Diaz-Lopez H, Lugo-Radillo A, Espinoza-Gomez F, et al. Cost-Effectiveness of the Strategies to Reduce the Incidence of Dengue in Colima, Mexico. International journal of environmental research and public health. 2017;14(8).
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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.
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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.
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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.
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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).
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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.
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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.
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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.
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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.
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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.
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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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26.    Sheng G, Chen S, Dong C, Zhang R, Miao M, Wu D, et al. Societal implications of medical insurance coverage for imatinib as first-line treatment of chronic myeloid leukemia in China: a cost-effectiveness analysis. Journal of medical economics. 2017;20(4):371-81.
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