Table 8-118Separate combination of prostaglandin analogues plus beta-blockers versus prostaglandin analogues - Economic summary of findings

StudyIncremental cost (£)Incremental effectsICERUncertainty
Stewart2002143£221 per year1.7mmHg mean change in IOP from baseline (a)£130 per mmHg of mean change in IOP from baselineNot reported
Rouland2003125£39 per year2.3 mmHg mean change in IOP from baseline (b)£24 per mmHg of mean change in IOP from baselineNot reported
Rouland2005126£117/2years1.1 mmHg mean change in IOP from baseline after 2 years(b)£106 per mmHg of mean change in IOP from baselineNot reported
a

Not statistically significant.

b

Significance not reported.

From: 8, Treatment of chronic open angle glaucoma

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