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Table 2 Resource utilisations by event

From: Insomnia - treatment pathways, costs and quality of life

Events (a) (b) (c) (d) (e) (f) (g) (h) (i)
Do not seek treatment          
Seek treatment          
1 Pharmacist         1.0 1.0
   1.1 Refer General Practitioner 1.0       1.0   1.0
   1.2 Success          
2 General Practitioner 1.0         1.0
   2.1 No further action          
   2.2 Treat        1.0   
2.2.1 Success          
2.2.2 Refer          
2.2.2.1 Psychologist     4.0      4.0
2.2.2.2 Specialist Physician   1.0 1.0     1.0   2.0
2.2.2.3 Health Practitioner      2.0     2.0
3 Health Practitioner      1.0     1.0
   3.1 No further action          
   3.2 Treat        0.5   
3.2.1 Success          
3.2.2 Refer          
3.2.2.1 Psychologist     4.0      4.0
3.2.2.2 Specialist Physician   1.0 1.0     1.0   2.0
3.2.2.3 General Practitioner 1.0       1.0   1.0
3.2.2.4 Other Health Practitioner      3.0   0.5   3.0
4 Psychologist     1.0      1.0
   4.1 No further action          
   4.2 Treat          
4.2.1 Success          
4.2.2 Refer/no further action          
4.2.2.1 Other Psychologist     4.0      4.0
4.2.2.2 Specialist Physician   1.0 1.0     1.0   2.0
4.2.2.3 General Practitioner 1.0       1.0   1.0
4.2.2.4 No further action          
5 Alternative Health Practitioner       1.0    1.0
   5.1 No further action          
   5.2 Treat       2.0    2.0
5.2.2 Success          
5.2.3 Refer/no further action          
5.2.3.1 Other Alternative Health Practitioner       2.0    2.0
5.2.3.2 General Practitioner 1.0         1.0
5.2.3.3 No further action          
  1. Notes:
  2. Events: (a) General Practitioner consultation, (b) Specialist Physician Initial consultation, (c) Specialist Physician follow-up consultation, (d) Psychologist consultation, (e) Health Practitioner consultation, (f) Alternative Health Practitioner consultation, (g) Prescription medicine, (h) Non prescription medicine, (i) Transport for treatment (round trip)
  3. Base case values were derived from the current study. Monte Carlo simulation runs used base case, and ranges base case plus or minus 25%.