Evaluating Opportunities for Achieving Cost Efficiencies through the Introduction of PrePex Device Male Circumcision in Adult VMMC Programs in Zambia and Zimbabwe


Researchers evaluated the cost drivers and the overall unit cost of VMMC for a variety of service delivery models providing either surgical voluntary medical male circumcision (VMMC) or both PrePex and surgical VMMC in Zimbabwe and Zambia and of three hypothetical PrePex-only models of service delivery in Zimbabwe. This article presenting the results was published in a special supplement of the Journal of Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndromes about studies on the introduction of the ShangRing and PrePex devices.

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Year of publication: 2016
Resource type: Article
Languages: English