Table 6

Costs of home-based management in the intensive phase of TB retreatment

Hospital-based management
n=33
Home-based management
n=32
Cost indicators
Total cost 2014 US$
47 936.621 875.6
Outcome indicators
Number of patients completing intensive phase retreatment
3130
Cost-difference indicators
Cost per patient completing intensive phase retreatment 2014 US$ *
1546.3
(833.8–2764.1)
729.2
(341.5–1589.1)
Incremental cost difference
Cost per patient completing intensive phase retreatment 2014 US$
−817.1