Table 13Base case deterministic results for the cost-effectiveness of a higher intensity statin compared with a lower intensity statin in a 65 year old patient with stable coronary artery disease

Cost (£)Effect (QALYs)Incremental cost (£)Incremental effect (£)ICER (£/QALY)
Low intensity£7,6925.61
High intensity£10,0815.70£2,3890.08£28,361

From: Appendix C, Health Economic Modelling

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