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Disregarding the restrictive vial-opening policy for BCG vaccine in Guinea-Bissau: impact and cost-effectiveness for tuberculosis mortality and all-cause mortality in children aged 0–4 years

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  • Sanne M Thysen OPEN, Institute of Clinical Research, University of Southern Denmark, Odense, Denmark Bandim Health Project, Bissau, Guinea-Bissau Research Centre for Vitamins and Vaccines, Bandim Health Project, Statens Serum Institut, Copenhagen, Denmark Center for Global Health (GloHAU), Aarhus University, Aarhus, Denmark PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  • Ane Baerent Fisker OPEN, Institute of Clinical Research, University of Southern Denmark, Odense, Denmark Bandim Health Project, Bissau, Guinea-Bissau Research Centre for Vitamins and Vaccines, Bandim Health Project, Statens Serum Institut, Copenhagen, Denmark PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  • Stine Byberg Bandim Health Project, Bissau, Guinea-Bissau Research Centre for Vitamins and Vaccines, Bandim Health Project, Statens Serum Institut, Copenhagen, Denmark PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  • Peter Aaby Bandim Health Project, Bissau, Guinea-Bissau Research Centre for Vitamins and Vaccines, Bandim Health Project, Statens Serum Institut, Copenhagen, Denmark PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  • Partho Roy TB Centre for Mathematical Modelling of Infectious Diseases, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine Faculty of Epidemiology and Population Health, London, UK PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  • Richard White TB Centre for Mathematical Modelling of Infectious Diseases, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine Faculty of Epidemiology and Population Health, London, UK PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  • Ulla Griffiths Health section, UNICEF, New York, New York, USA PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  • Rebecca C Harris TB Centre for Mathematical Modelling of Infectious Diseases, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine Faculty of Epidemiology and Population Health, London, UK PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  1. Correspondence to Dr Sanne M Thysen; s.thysen{at}bandim.org
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Thysen SM, Fisker AB, Byberg S, et al
Disregarding the restrictive vial-opening policy for BCG vaccine in Guinea-Bissau: impact and cost-effectiveness for tuberculosis mortality and all-cause mortality in children aged 0–4 years

Publication history

  • Received April 27, 2021
  • Accepted July 2, 2021
  • First published August 3, 2021.
Online issue publication 
August 03, 2021
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