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Table 1 Performance matrix

From: Priority setting of health interventions: the need for multi-criteria decision analysis

Options Cost-effectiveness Severity of disease Disease of the poor Age
Antiretroviral treatment in HIV/AIDS US$200 per DALY 15 years and older
Treatment of childhood pneumonia US$20 per DALY 0–14 years
Inpatient care for acute schizophrenia US$2000 per DALY   15 years and older
Plastering for simple fractures US$50 per DALY   all
  1. A tick indicates the presence of a feature. Severity of disease is shown of a four-star scale, with more stars indicating a more severe disease.