Table A4.12 Threshold analysis to identify the extreme values of the utility scores that would make the ICER for SRT cost-effective (i.e. < £20,000), with questionable cost-effectiveness (i.e. £20,000–£30.000), or no cost-effective (i.e. > £30,000) when compared to RT alone.

Utility valuesICER: ∆ cost / ∆ QALYs
Threshold analyses:
0.7≥ 0.4317≥ 20000
≤ 0.60330.1≥ 20000
0.7SNF≥ 30000
≤ 0.41190.1≥ 30000

SNF = Solution not found

From: Appendix 4, An economic evaluation of treatments for people with suspected metastatic spinal cord compression

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