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Table 3 Costs and utilities used for each health state for computer modeling

From: A Markov computer simulation model of the economics of neuromuscular blockade in patients with acute respiratory distress syndrome

Health state Cost per day ($) Range Utility Range
   Low ($) High ($)   
ICU intubated 2200 140024,25 370026,27 0.1 0.08–0.15
ICU extubated 150028 70029 2400 0.2 0.1 – 0.3
Hospital ward 700 45030,31 1700 0.5 0.25–0.5632
Long term care 350 10033 925 0.65 0.4534 – 0.7735,36
Home 0    0.80 0.7837 – 0.9238,39