Table 10Results of the deterministic base case analysis

StrategyMean cost per patient (x)Mean QALYs per patient (y)NMB at £20k/QALY (y*20k – x)Ranking
Strategy 1£29613.8466£276,63710
Strategy 2£53113.8506£276,48117
Strategy 3£22713.8472£276,7182
Strategy 4£26413.8486£276,7083
Strategy 5£34013.8480£276,62015
Strategy 6£34713.8524£276,7005
Strategy 7£38913.8518£276,6479
Strategy 8£35913.8522£276,6866
Strategy 9£40113.8517£276,63311
Strategy 10£33013.8480£276,63113
Strategy 11£47113.8510£276,54816
Strategy 12£54613.8510£276,47418
Strategy 13£24613.8487£276,7271
Strategy 14£34913.8525£276,7014
Strategy 15£39113.8520£276,6488
Strategy 16£37113.8522£276,6737
Strategy 17£41313.8517£276,62014
Strategy 18£33213.8482£276,63112

From: Appendix H, Cost-effectiveness analysis – Diagnosis of Pulmonary Embolism

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