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Table 2 Costs used in the model

From: Cost-effectiveness of the prevention of adhesions and adhesive small bowel obstruction after colorectal surgery with adhesion barriers: a modelling study

  Value SD Source (reference)
Costs HA/CMC $630 $382–$763* [20, 32]
ASBO with operative treatment $18366 $2831 [33]
ASBO with non-operative treatment $2565 $299 [33]
Repeat surgery—no adhesions $14063 $812 [5]
Repeat surgery—adhesions $18579 $1722 [5]
  1. HA/CMC hyaluronate carboxymethylcellulose, ASBO adhesive small bowel obstruction, SD standard deviation
  2. *For the number of sheets per patient, a Beta-PERT distribution was assigned, ranging between 2 and 4