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Table A15–1 Health Care Costs Associated with Multiple Sclerosis

 

% of Cases

Duration (years)

% with Care

Cost per Unit

Units per Case

Form of Treatment

Benign

15.00%

 

Treatment per year

 

43.3484

100%

$100

2.0

Physician B

 

 

43.3484

100%

$500

1.0

Diagnostic C

Relapsing/remitting (secondary progressive)

65%

 

Treatment per year

 

43.3484

25%

$3,000

1.0

Hospitalization

 

 

43.3484

25%

$150

4.0

Physician C

43.3484

25%

$500

1.0

Diagnostic C

43.3484

100%

$100

6.0

Physician B

43.3484

100%

$500

1.0

Diagnostic C

Primary Progressive

15.00%

 

Treatment per year

 

20.0000

25%

$225

365.0

Nursing home care

 

 

20.0000

100%

$100

12.0

Physician B

20.0000

100%

$500

1.0

Diagnostic C

20.0000

50%

$3,000

1.0

Hospitalization or acute care/rehabilitation

20.0000

50%

$150

4.0

Physician C

Fulminant

5.00%

 

Treatment per year

 

5.0000

75%

$225

365.0

Nursing home care

 

 

5.0000

100%

$100

12.0

Physician B

5.0000

25%

$3,000

1.0

Hospitalization or acute care/rehabilitation

5.0000

25%

$150

4.0

Physician C

5.0000

100%

$500

1.0

Diagnostic C



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