Table 15Jourdain drug treatment cost per patient*

Clinical assessmentNatriuretic peptide
3-month cost per patient£29£31
3 months to 15 months£122£134
15-months cost per patient£152£165
15 months to 18 months£29£32
18-months cost per patient£181£197
*

Discounting at 3.5% applied after one year

From: Appendix H, Cost-Effectiveness Analysis

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