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Table 3 Results of the cost-effectiveness analysis. Base case (cost and QALYs increase for a hypothetical cohort of 1000 patients)

From: Cost-effectiveness analysis of text messaging to support health advice for smoking cessation

Healthcare perspective Societal perspective
Combined program Health advice alone Difference between the options Combined program Health advice alone Difference between the options
Mean costs
(€)
Mean QALYs Mean costs
(€)
Mean QALYs ΔCost
(€)
Δ QALYs ICUR
€/QALY
Mean costs
(€)
Mean QALYs Mean costs
(€)
Mean QALYs ΔCost
(€)
Δ QALYs ICUR
€/QALY
Men
2,576 20.61 2,565.80 20.59 199.93* 27.07* 7.40 22,014 20.61 22,160 20.59  − 146,130.25* 27.07*  − 5,398
(DOMINANT)
Women
1,888 20.98 1,855 20.96 33,333* 25.10* 1,327 16,829 20.98 16,912 20.96  − 82,632.81* 25.12*  − 3,290
(DOMINANT)
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