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Table 2 Resource use and utility estimates used in economic evaluation (estimated from trial data)

From: A cost-utility analysis of a rehabilitation service for people living with and beyond cancer

  Control Intervention
  Mean (s 2) Distribution (alpha, beta) Mean (s 2) Distribution (alpha, beta)
Utility values 0.447 (0.01) Gamma (29.45, 0.02) 0.654 (0.002) Gamma (48.01, 0.01)
Outpatient appointment 5.75 (1.00) Gamma (32.95, 0.17) 5.16 (0.44) Gamma (61.08, 0.08)
GP appointment 1.56 (0.25) Gamma (9.65, 0.16) 1.00 (0.10) Gamma (10.50, 0.10)
Other NHS services 1.75 (0.39) Gamma (7.85, 0.22) 0.32 (0.03) Gamma (3.90, 0.08)
Counsellor 0.94 (0.34) Gamma (2.56, 0.37) Not applicable Not applicable Not applicable
Physiotherapist 1.81 (1.24) Gamma (2.65, 0.68) Not applicable Not applicable Not applicable
Outpatient Hospice Not applicable Not applicable Not applicable 2.05 (0.07) Gamma (59.26, 0.03)
DTU Attendance Not applicable Not applicable Not applicable 5.20 (1.05) Gamma (25.74, 0.20)
Hospice Physiotherapy Not applicable Not applicable Not applicable 3.55 (0.97) Gamma (12.98, 0.27)
Other hospice services Not applicable Not applicable Not applicable 1.5 (0.21) Gamma (10.82, 0.14)