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Table 5 Intervention costs of multifaceted intervention for mild Alzheimer's disease.

From: Private costs almost equal health care costs when intervening in mild Alzheimer's: a cohort study alongside the DAISY trial

   Indirect costs (time costs)
  Direct costs1 Patient
(n = 157)
Caregiver
(n = 157)
Network
(n = 157)
Constructivist counselling 307 (294;320) 41 (39;44) 55 (50;59) 59 (30;53)
Telephone counselling 63 (57;70) 3 (2;4) 11 (9;13) Not applicable
Courses 449 (410;479) 98 (90;105) 128 (115;141) 44 (33;56)
Transportation2 251 (240;267) 205 (192;214) 233 (218;247) 73 (55;101)
Total 1,070 (1,029;1,109) 346 (325;364) 428 (397;459) 175 (148;208)
  1. 1Direct costs include time costs for counsellors plus an overhead of 20% to account for capital costs. 2Transportation costs include the direct taximeter or ticket cost plus the indirect costs of peoples' time.
  2. Costs are in 2008-EUR (95% confidence interval).