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Table 3 Unit costs by country, 2010 (IU)1

From: Cost-effectiveness of the non-pneumatic anti-shock garment (NASG): evidence from a cluster randomized controlled trial in Zambia and Zimbabwe

Costs Zambia Zimbabwe
1. NASG per use 2 $1.54 $1.54
2. Training per use 3 $1.62 $1.62
3. 10iu Oxytocin $0.20 $3.00
4. 0.2 mg Ergometrine $0.20 $3.75
5. Misoprostol $0.19 $0.81
6. 1 unit of blood (450 ml) $42 $112.504
7. Emergency hysterectomy $36.56 $28.44
  1. 1International dollars.
  2. 2Cost is amortized over 72 uses and includes cleaning.
  3. 3Averaged across countries and includes provider opportunity cost.
  4. 4Mean of first 2 units shown; actual costs in analysis are $135 for first unit and $90 per each additional unit.