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Table 4 Costs and effects of malaria interventions in four remoteness scenarios

From: Cost effectiveness and resource allocation of Plasmodium falciparum malaria control in Myanmar: a modelling analysis of bed nets and community health workers

  Remoteness
Easily accessible Accessible Difficult to access Very difficult to access
ITN
 Cost (US$) 238 343 596 750
 Effect (YLLs averted) 1.24 1.64 1.95 2.25
 CER* 193 209 306 333
CHW
 Cost (US$) 556 1016 1629 2295
 Effect (YLLs averted) 0.51 1.42 2.58 4.05
 CER* 1089 715 631 567
 ICER** Abs dominated Abs dominated Ext dominated Ext dominated
CHW and ITN
 Cost (US$) 792 1354 2216 3031
 Effect (YLLs averted) 1.59 2.63 3.75 5.08
 CER* 499 515 591 597
 ICER** 1583 1021 503 715
  1. * CER here compares costs and effects of an intervention compared with no intervention
  2. ** ICER compares costs and effects of an intervention compared with the next most effective undominated option