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Table 2 Independent incremental cost-effectiveness ratio (ICER) of five new programmes by using a standard comparator

From: Some reflections on the use of inappropriate comparators in CEA

New healthcare intervention Standard comparator
  Cost QALY Cost QALY ICER Order
\({p}_{1}\) 30,000 0.8 5,000 0.25 45,455 1
\({p}_{2}\) 30,000 0.8 5,000 0.25 45,455 1
\({p}_{3}\) 30,000 0.8 5,000 0.25 45,455 1
\({p}_{4}\) 60,000 0.8 5,000 0.25 100,000 2
\({p}_{5}\) 90,000 0.8 5,000 0.25 154,545 3
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