Table A1.14Unit cost of supportive care resource use

ResourceUnit cost (£)Data source
Hospital specialist palliative care support133NHS Reference costs: HRG code SD03A
Hospice specialist palliative care418NHS Reference costs: HRG code SD01A
GP visits58PSSRU, 2009
District nurse114PSSRU, 2009
Nurse specialist82PSSRU, 2009
Annual follow-up monitoring
Years 1-3248PSSRU, 2009
Year 4 (onwards)62PSSRU, 2009

From: Appendix 1, A cost-utility analysis of diagnostic investigations in primary care for women with symptoms of ovarian cancer

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