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Table A5–1 Health Care Costs Associated with ETEC Disease

 

% of Cases

Duration (years)

% with Care

Cost per Case

Cost per Unit

Units per Case

Form of Treatment

Mile-moderate illness

90%

 

Diarrhea

 

0.0110

100%

$10

$10

1.0

Medication A

0.0110

15%

$50

$50

1.0

Physician A

0.0110

15%

$10

$10

1.0

Other costs (diapers/oral rehydration therapy)

Prolonged illness

10%

 

Acute manifestations

 

0.0219

100%

$10

$10

1.0

Medication A

0.0219

15%

$50

$50

1.0

Physician A

0.0219

15%

$20

$10

2.0

Other costs (diapers/oral rehydration therapy)



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