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Table 3 Mean costs and QALYs per lung cancer (LC) case in screening participants, invitation-to-screening group and control group

From: Is chest X-ray screening for lung cancer in smokers cost-effective? Evidence from a population-based study in Italy

  Screening participants Invitation-to-screening group Control group
Mean costs per LC case
 Screening organization and administration 307 (0) 84 (0)
 CXR screening 60 (44) 16 (35)
 LC management 17,149 (4783) 16,067 (4948) 15,503 (4518)
Mean total cost per LC case 17,516 (4755) 16,167 (4729) 15,503 (4521)
Mean QALYs (baseline scenario) 1.70 (2.1) 1.49 (1.9) 1.07 (1.7)
  1. All amounts are in Euros 2012. Standard deviation in parenthesis. Values are rounded to the nearest integer