Table 3

Base case results for Aklan and Nueva Ecija*

Cost-effectiveness of DTTBAklanNueva Ecija
Societal perspectiveHealthcare perspectiveSocietal perspectiveHealthcare perspective
Incremental lives saved1.951.950.800.80
Incremental QALYs gained†56.1156.1123.1323.13
Incremental costs731 8532 673 6111 088 8862 336 538
Cost per life saved (in PHP)374 7431 369 0141 352 6612 902 548
Cost per QALY gained†(in PHP)13 04247 64647 077101 018
  • *All costs are in 2017 PHP and have been discounted to present time.

  • †QALYs are discounted to the present value.

  • DTTB, Doctors to the Barrios;PHP, Philippine pesos; QALY, quality-adjusted life year.