Table 10

Weight change necessary to provide QALY gains
Cost of intervention £80 per person Minimum change in kg based on higher QALY/kg figures
Men Women
£30 k/QALY- −4.4 −1.3 −0.4
- required gain 0.0027 QALYs
£20 k/QALY - −6.7 −1.9 −0.6
- required gain 0.004 QALYs

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Leslie et al. BMC Public Health 2012 12:389   doi:10.1186/1471-2458-12-389

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