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Table 1 Input values for investment costs for using the AMS

From: An economic appraisal of the Australian Medical Sheepskin for the prevention of sacral pressure ulcers from a nursing home perspective

Input variables Unit Sources Input values
   Trial Other Low Base High
Purchase price AMS 85 15 quotes other AMS-suppliers: 75 85 95
    range 60-372;    
    median 87    
Price single washing 6-6.6 6 quotes other laundries: 4 6 8
    range 0.7-15;    
    median 2.5    
Frequency change AMS days 4.8 Research protocol [37]: 3 1 3 5
Length resupply days 3 - 1 3 5
Durability AMS cycles - Research protocol [37]: 50 30 50 70
    Developer [40, 41]: 60-100    
Needed stock number 200 - 200 200 200
Needed extra stock for calamities % 30 - 10 30 50
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