Table 2

Outcomes associated with current and full adherence scenarios over 25 years

Current adherence100% adherenceDifference in outcomes
25-year treatment outcomes
  Average discounted costs$C1133$C1091−$C42
  Average discounted QALY17.331917.34390.0120
  Average ICERReferenceCost saving
  TB cases*90.335.954.4
  TB deaths*7.93.14.8
  • *Per 100 000 person-years.

  • ICER, incremental cost-effectiveness ratio; TB, tuberculosis; QALY, quality-adjusted life year.