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Table 1 Weekly transition probability estimates (%) by the experts (mean values)

From: Using informative prior based on expert opinion in Bayesian estimation of the transition probability matrix in Markov modelling—an example from the cost-effectiveness analysis of the treatment of patients with predominantly negative symptoms of schizophrenia with cariprazine

From [row] / to [col] 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8
1 82.39 5.42 4.81 2.00 1.56 1.40 1.54 0.88
2 8.12 49.90 14.46 12.49 5.05 3.73 3.17 3.07
3 3.96 19.54 42.86 16.14 6.29 3.78 5.27 2.16
4 3.65 10.65 6.07 52.76 9.59 10.34 3.90 3.05
5 2.03 3.73 5.09 5.03 58.51 16.05 6.61 2.96
6 1.99 3.00 5.03 5.48 16.97 54.31 8.39 4.83
7 1.50 2.38 4.87 3.48 23.14 13.28 45.90 5.46
8 2.26 2.46 4.49 7.06 9.63 20.61 7.43 46.06
  1. This data by expert have already been published in the appendix of our paper presenting the cost effectiveness study [9]. The probabilities add up to 100% by row. The minor differences in the second digit after the comma are because of rounding
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