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Table 7 Transfusion related costs by the treatment groups (furosemide, transfusion set and transfusion fees)

From: Economic evaluation of artesunate and three quinine regimens in the treatment of severe malaria in children at the Ebolowa Regional Hospital-Cameroon: a cost analysis

  ARTES
(n = 30)
QLD
(n = 28)
QNLD3
(n = 30)
QNLD2
(n = 30)
Comments
TC (+ Tx costs) per group 619.24 560.56 566.95 498.61 ARTES has highest adjuvant care cost
Tx related costs 383.10 306.48 255.40 204.32 ARTES has highest transfusion cost
TC (− Tx costs) 236.14 254.08 311.55 294.29  
AC (+ Tx costs) 20.64 20.02 18.90 16.62 ARTES has lowest and QNLD3 has highest cost without Tx
AC (− Tx costs) 7.87 9.07 10.39 9.81  
  1. TC total cost, Tx costs transfusion-related costs, AC adjuvant costs