DENGUE CONTROL IN THE STATE OF GOIAS-BRAZIL USING “WMEL WOLBACHIA”: A COST-EFFECTIVENESS STUDY

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Context: Dengue and other arboviruses have a considerable economic impact in Brazil. There are vector control strategies for dengue: traditional control with pesticides, Incompatible Insect Technique (IIT) with “wMel Wolbachia”, and Sterile Insect Technique (SIT). Objective: To analyze the cost-effectiveness ratio of the IIT/SIT strategy, compared to traditional vector control with pesticides, for dengue prevention from the perspective of the Brazilian Public Health System (BPHS) as the payer and from the societal perspective in the state of Goiás, Brazil.

https://doi.org/10.22491/2447-3405.2023.V9.9f5
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