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Table 3 Estimated Case and Incremental Cost by Analytic Method, 2016 dollars (95% CI)

From: Comparing methods to estimate incremental inpatient costs and length of stay due to methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus in Alberta, Canada

 GLM RegressionMatched
CaseIncr.CaseIncr.
HAC47,251 (29322–76,148)31,686 (14169–60,158)87,169 (67241–107,098)57,547 (40279–74,814)
HAI62,581 (38278–102,322)47,016 (23125–86,332)147,458 (101939–192,976)66,202 (36524–95,880)
CAC22,962 (18077–29,170)7397 (2924–13,180)30,258 (12726–47,789)4942 (− 6130–16,014)
CAI30,412 (23598–39,197)14,847 (8445–23,207)66,334 (29656–103,013)38,475 (6872–70,077)
CAC-A24,588 (15433–39,176)9023 (280–23,186)26,517 (20258–32,775)8768 (4219–13,316)
CAI-A32,566 (20147–52,642)17,001 (4994–36,652)36,934 (24625–49,242)19,651 (8969–30,334)