Table 12Cost breakdown from Baboolal et al 2008

Haemodialysis (main unit)Haemodialysis (satellite unit)APDCAPD
Direct nursing£7969£7071£371£357
Other nursing activities£2132£1905£1995£1995
Medical supervision£1117£1026£901£901
Dialysis machines£720£720£924-
Machine maintenance£766£583£766-
Anaemia therapy£3740£3328£2140£2140
Hospital transport£2438£1905£114£114

From: Appendix B, Health economics

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