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Table 4 Costs of treatment of diabetes complications per T2DM patient in Hong Kong

From: Insulin glargine compared to neutral protamine Hagedorn (NPH) insulin in patients with type-2 diabetes uncontrolled with oral anti-diabetic agents alone in Hong Kong: a cost-effectiveness analysis

Diabetes complication Year of treatment Cost (HKD)
Myocardial infarction Year 1 98,947
Year 2+ 2220
Angina Year 1 41,567
Year 2+ 2220
Congestive heart failure Year 1 33,990
Year 2+ 4800
Stroke Year 1 144,120
Year 2+ 2220
Peripheral vascular disease Year 1 54,719
Year 2+ 2220
Haemodialysis Year 1 702,000
Year 2+ 702,000
Peritoneal dialysis Year 1 102,380
Year 2+ 92,100
Renal transplant Year 1 307,280
Year 2+ 4440
Laser treatment for the eye Per event 12,900
Cataract Per event 39,500
Amputation Per event 226,830
Amputation prosthesis Per event 8275
Gangrene Per event 114,560
After healed ulcer Per event 20,400
Infected ulcer Per event 39,680
Standard uninfected ulcer Per event 7980