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Table 3 Fixed, variable and average costs of eCDSS intervention in USD, 2009-14

From: Cost-effectiveness of an electronic clinical decision support system for improving quality of antenatal and childbirth care in rural Tanzania: an intervention study

Item Total Percentage
Fixed Cost (eCDSS) 152,214.01 90.9
Variable Cost (eCDSS) 15,104.17 9.1
Total Economic Cost (eCDSS) 167,318.18 100.0
Total ANC contacts registered at study sites (2 years) 3802 100.0
Total ANC contacts using eCDSS (2 years) 2703 71.0
Total childbirths registered at study sites (2 years) 1427 100.0
Total childbirths using eCDSS (2 years) 1185 83.0
Total eCDSS contacts (ANC plus childbirths using eCDSS) 3888  
Cost per eCDSS contact (Total Economic Cost (eCDSS)/Total eCDSS contacts) 43.03