Table 13.6Results with QALY loss from ‘adverse outcomes’ set to 5.0

StrategyCostIncremental costQALYIncremental QALYICER
Do nothing£0---
Ultrasound plus MRI£136£1360.02760.0276£3291
MRI£199£630.03000.0024£17,436
Ultrasound£325£1260.0276-0.0024Dominated

QALY quality adjusted life year; ICER incremental cost effectiveness ratio

From: 13, Health economics

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