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Cost-effectiveness of skin-barrier-enhancing emollients among preterm infants in Bangladesh.
|Title||Cost-effectiveness of skin-barrier-enhancing emollients among preterm infants in Bangladesh.|
|Publication Type||Journal Article|
|Year of Publication||2010|
|Authors||LeFevre A, Shillcutt SD, Saha SK, Ahmed NUASM, Ahmed S, Chowdhury MA, Law PA, Black R, Santosham M, Darmstadt GL|
|Journal||Bulletin of the World Health Organization|
|Date Published||2010 Feb|
To evaluate the cost-effectiveness of topical emollients, sunflower seed oil (SSO) and synthetic Aquaphor, versus no treatment, in preventing mortality among hospitalized preterm infants (< 33 weeks gestation) at a tertiary hospital in Bangladesh.
|Alternate Journal||Bull. World Health Organ.|