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Table 23-122Weights used for events in the base case analysis

EventCost (£)QALYs lostNet loss (£) (a)
DVT Asymptomatic00.00000
DVT Symptomatic5760.0035645
Post-thrombotic syndrome5,8180.14928,803
Chronic pulmonary hypertension69,1233.9706148,536
Pulmonary embolism - fatal07.3079146,157
Pulmonary embolism - symptomatic2,5210.00412,603
Major bleeding - No long-term sequalae7220.02671,255
Major bleeding - Stroke23,6915.2444128,579
Major bleeding - fatal07.3079146,157
Heparin-induced thrombocytopaenia (sensitivity analysis only)2,5121.089124,294
a

Net loss is the sum of the resource cost plus the QALY loss: Net loss=cost+ (20,000 × QALYs lost)

Net loss is the sum of the resource cost plus the QALY loss: Net loss=cost+ (20,000 × QALYs lost)

From: 23, General medical patients

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