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Table 9 Quantity and cost of hospitalisation in USD by treatment alternatives

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

  Cost per day (USD) ARTES
(n = 30)
QLD
(n = 28)
QNLD3
(n = 30)
QNLD2
(n = 30)
No of days Cost No of days Cost No of days Cost No of days Cost
Admission fees 2.50 59 147.5 68 170 77 192.5 67 167.5
Mean number of days per patient   1.97   2.43   2.57   2.23  
Range   0–4   1–5   2–5   0–4