Table 3

Main results and one-way sensitivity analyses of cost-effectiveness analysis
28 days 84 days
Incremental cost ($) QALY gained ICER ($) Incremental cost ($) QALY gained ICER ($)
Base −280 0.002 −148828 −1774 0.009 −205079
Intervention cost
30% lower −648 0.002 −344111 −2142 0.009 −247561
30% higher 87 0.002 46455 −1407 0.009 −162596
Length of stay
95% CI minimum 389 0.002 206455 −910 0.009 −105160
95% CI maximum −949 0.002 −504111 −2639 0.009 −304997
Overall 190 0.002 100753 −1180 0.009 −136423
Readmission rate
30% lower 171 0.002 91104 −874 0.009 −101072
30% higher −732 0.002 −388760 −2674 0.009 −309085

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