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Table 2 Sensitivity analyses.

From: The cost of monitoring warfarin in patients with chronic atrial fibrillation in primary care in Sweden

  Base case   
  Visit Months
1 – 3
1st yr 2nd yr*)
Base case 550 6,811 16,244 8,904
Shorter time     
   Doctors - 5 minutes     
   District nurses - 20 minutes 438 5,417 12,920 7,083
Longer time     
   Doctors + 5 minutes     
   District nurses + 20 minutes 663 8,204 19,567 10,726
Home visits     
   5% 527 6,524 15,559 8,529
   20% 580 7,176 17,116 9,382
Other costs     
   30% 488 6,044 14,415 7,902
   50% 637 7,884 18,804 10,308
Laboratory staff and analysis     
   Cost 20% lower 528 6,532 15,578 8,540
   Cost 20% higher 573 7,090 16,909 9,269
  1. *) Undiscounted costs