Table 4.1Results of the base-case analysis

StrategyT1T2T3Total Expected QALYsTotal Expected CostsICERs (cost per QALY)
14DOCCAPNo Chemo£18,1180.8737£14,979
9PACCAPNo Chemo£16,6920.7785£7,796
12PACNo Chemo£13,4410.3615

GEM = gemcitabine; DOC = docetaxel; CAP = capecitabine; VIN = vinorelbine; PAC = paclitaxel

From: 4, Systemic disease-modifying therapy

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