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Table 5 Estimated remuneration for GPs performing POCUS on the respective patient population

From: A cost-minimisation analysis of performing point-of-care ultrasonography on patients with vaginal bleeding in early pregnancy in general practice: a decision analytical model

Identified cost components Resource use Unit price (€) Cost (€) References
Time consumption for performing ultrasonography 10 min 1.807 18.07 [32]
Ultrasonography scanner 1 7.54 7.54 [24]
CECLUS 1 5.81 5.81 [31]
Utensils
Wet wipes 2 0.054 0.108 [35]
Transducer cover 1 0.24 0.24 [33]
Gel 10 ml 0.021 0.21 [34]
Total    31.98