Ulla K Griffiths

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Affiliation: London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine
Country: UK

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Cost-effectiveness of Haemophilus influenzae type b conjugate vaccine in low- and middle-income countries: regional analysis and assessment of major determinants
    Ulla Kou Griffiths
    Department of Health Services Research and Policy, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine London, United Kingdom
    J Pediatr 163:S50-S59.e9. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Costs of meningitis sequelae in children in Dakar, Senegal
    Ulla K Griffiths
    Department of Global Health and Development, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 31:e189-95. 2012
  3. pmc Dose-specific efficacy of Haemophilus influenzae type b conjugate vaccines: a systematic review and meta-analysis of controlled clinical trials
    U K Griffiths
    Department of Global Health and Development, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, UK
    Epidemiol Infect 140:1343-55. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Economic evaluations of adult weight management interventions: a systematic literature review focusing on methods used for determining health impacts
    Ulla K Griffiths
    Department of Global Health and Development, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, UK
    Appl Health Econ Health Policy 10:145-62. 2012
  5. pmc Cost-effectiveness analysis of rapid diagnostic test, microscopy and syndromic approach in the diagnosis of malaria in Nigeria: implications for scaling-up deployment of ACT
    Benjamin S C Uzochukwu
    Department of Community Medicine, University of Nigeria, Nigeria
    Malar J 8:265. 2009
  6. pmc Comparative economic evaluation of Haemophilus influenzae type b vaccination in Belarus and Uzbekistan
    Ulla K Griffiths
    Hib Initiative, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, United Kingdom
    PLoS ONE 6:e21472. 2011
  7. doi request reprint Incremental costs of introducing jet injection technology for delivery of routine childhood vaccinations: comparative analysis from Brazil, India, and South Africa
    Ulla K Griffiths
    London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Tavistock Place, London WC1H 9SH, UK
    Vaccine 29:969-75. 2011
  8. doi request reprint Economic evaluations of Haemophilus influenzae type b vaccine: systematic review of the literature
    Ulla K Griffiths
    Hib Initiative, Health Policy Unit, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London WC1E 7HT, UK
    Expert Rev Pharmacoecon Outcomes Res 9:333-46. 2009
  9. doi request reprint Incremental system costs of introducing combined DTwP-hepatitis B-Hib vaccine into national immunization services in Ethiopia
    Ulla K Griffiths
    Hib Initiative, Health Policy Unit, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel Street, London WC1E 7HT, United Kingdom
    Vaccine 27:1426-32. 2009
  10. ncbi request reprint The cost-effectiveness of alternative polio immunization policies in South Africa
    Ulla K Griffiths
    London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Health Policy Unit, Keppel Street, London WC1E 7HT, UK
    Vaccine 24:5670-8. 2006

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Publications18

  1. doi request reprint Cost-effectiveness of Haemophilus influenzae type b conjugate vaccine in low- and middle-income countries: regional analysis and assessment of major determinants
    Ulla Kou Griffiths
    Department of Health Services Research and Policy, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine London, United Kingdom
    J Pediatr 163:S50-S59.e9. 2013
    ..To estimate the cost-effectiveness of Haemophilus influenzae type b (Hib) conjugate vaccine in low- and middle-income countries and identify the model variables, which are most important for the result...
  2. doi request reprint Costs of meningitis sequelae in children in Dakar, Senegal
    Ulla K Griffiths
    Department of Global Health and Development, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 31:e189-95. 2012
    ..The aim of this study was to estimate the costs of meningitis sequelae in children in Senegal from the perspective of households...
  3. pmc Dose-specific efficacy of Haemophilus influenzae type b conjugate vaccines: a systematic review and meta-analysis of controlled clinical trials
    U K Griffiths
    Department of Global Health and Development, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, UK
    Epidemiol Infect 140:1343-55. 2012
    ..The meta-analysis provides robust estimates for use in decision-analytical models designed to predict the impact of Hib vaccine...
  4. doi request reprint Economic evaluations of adult weight management interventions: a systematic literature review focusing on methods used for determining health impacts
    Ulla K Griffiths
    Department of Global Health and Development, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, UK
    Appl Health Econ Health Policy 10:145-62. 2012
    ..Since obesity is associated with an increased risk of numerous chronic diseases occurring at different future time points, modelling is needed for predictions...
  5. pmc Cost-effectiveness analysis of rapid diagnostic test, microscopy and syndromic approach in the diagnosis of malaria in Nigeria: implications for scaling-up deployment of ACT
    Benjamin S C Uzochukwu
    Department of Community Medicine, University of Nigeria, Nigeria
    Malar J 8:265. 2009
    ..The study hence compares the cost-effectiveness of RDT versus syndromic diagnosis and microscopy...
  6. pmc Comparative economic evaluation of Haemophilus influenzae type b vaccination in Belarus and Uzbekistan
    Ulla K Griffiths
    Hib Initiative, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, United Kingdom
    PLoS ONE 6:e21472. 2011
    ..The aim of this study is to estimate and compare the cost-effectiveness of Hib vaccination in a country relying on self-financing (Belarus) and a country eligible for GAVI Alliance support (Uzbekistan)...
  7. doi request reprint Incremental costs of introducing jet injection technology for delivery of routine childhood vaccinations: comparative analysis from Brazil, India, and South Africa
    Ulla K Griffiths
    London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Tavistock Place, London WC1H 9SH, UK
    Vaccine 29:969-75. 2011
    ..We estimated the incremental costs of transitioning from needles and syringes to delivering childhood vaccines with DSJIs in Brazil, India, and South Africa...
  8. doi request reprint Economic evaluations of Haemophilus influenzae type b vaccine: systematic review of the literature
    Ulla K Griffiths
    Hib Initiative, Health Policy Unit, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London WC1E 7HT, UK
    Expert Rev Pharmacoecon Outcomes Res 9:333-46. 2009
    ..It is concluded that there are only few studies available from resource-poor countries and some of these are of low quality...
  9. doi request reprint Incremental system costs of introducing combined DTwP-hepatitis B-Hib vaccine into national immunization services in Ethiopia
    Ulla K Griffiths
    Hib Initiative, Health Policy Unit, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel Street, London WC1E 7HT, United Kingdom
    Vaccine 27:1426-32. 2009
    ..This vaccine was substituted with DTwP in a 10-dose vial. We aimed to estimate the incremental system costs of pentavalent vaccine delivery...
  10. ncbi request reprint The cost-effectiveness of alternative polio immunization policies in South Africa
    Ulla K Griffiths
    London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Health Policy Unit, Keppel Street, London WC1E 7HT, UK
    Vaccine 24:5670-8. 2006
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  11. doi request reprint Impact and cost-effectiveness of Haemophilus influenzae type b conjugate vaccination in India
    Andrew D Clark
    Department of Health Services Research and Policy, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, United Kingdom
    J Pediatr 163:S60-72. 2013
    ..To estimate the potential health impact and cost-effectiveness of nationwide Haemophilus influenzae type b (Hib) vaccination in India...
  12. doi request reprint Global and regional risk of disabling sequelae from bacterial meningitis: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Karen Edmond
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    Lancet Infect Dis 10:317-28. 2010
    ..Most reported sequelae could have been averted by vaccination with Hib, pneumococcal, and meningococcal vaccines...
  13. doi request reprint Prospective cohort study of disabling sequelae and quality of life in children with bacterial meningitis in urban Senegal
    Karen Edmond
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, United Kingdom
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 29:1023-9. 2010
    ..No studies have prospectively examined disabling sequelae and quality of life in children with bacterial meningitis in Sub-Saharan Africa...
  14. doi request reprint How can measles eradication strengthen health care systems?
    Ulla K Griffiths
    Department of Global Health and Development, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, 5 17 Tavistock Place, London WC1H 9SH, UK
    J Infect Dis 204:S78-81. 2011
    ..Second, increased integration with multifunctional health services should be emphasized. Third, efforts should be made to change traditional donor behavior that prioritizes vaccination campaigns and uses uncoordinated staff incentives...
  15. doi request reprint Vaccine-preventable haemophilus influenza type B disease burden and cost-effectiveness of infant vaccination in Indonesia
    Bradford D Gessner
    Agence de Medecine Preventive, Institut Pasteur, Paris, France
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 27:438-43. 2008
    ..Most of Asia, including Indonesia, does not use Haemophilus influenzae type b (Hib) conjugate vaccines. We estimated total vaccine-preventable disease burden and the cost-effectiveness of Hib conjugate vaccine in Indonesia...
  16. ncbi request reprint The cost-effectiveness of introducing hepatitis B vaccine into infant immunization services in Mozambique
    Ulla K Griffiths
    Department of Vaccines and Biologicals, World Health Organization, 20 Avenue Appia, 1211 Geneva 27, Switzerland
    Health Policy Plan 20:50-9. 2005
    ..To estimate the cost-effectiveness of introducing hepatitis B vaccine into routine infant immunization services in Mozambique, which took place in the year 2001...
  17. pmc Economic evaluation of delivering Haemophilus influenzae type b vaccine in routine immunization services in Kenya
    Angela Oloo Akumu
    Kenya Medical Research Institute KEMRI Wellcome Trust Nairobi, Kenya
    Bull World Health Organ 85:511-8. 2007
    ..Haemophilus influenzae type b (Hib) vaccine was introduced into routine immunization services in Kenya in 2001. We aimed to estimate the cost-effectiveness of Hib vaccine delivery...
  18. pmc Incremental cost-effectiveness of supplementary immunization activities to prevent neonatal tetanus in Pakistan
    Ulla K Griffiths
    Department of Immunization, Vaccines, and Biologicals, World Health Organization, 1211 Geneva 27, Switzerland
    Bull World Health Organ 82:643-51. 2004
    ..The supplemental immunization activities were carried out in two phases during 2001-03...