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Table 2 Utilities and QALY losses for simple health states

From: An economic model of long-term use of celecoxib in patients with osteoarthritis

Simple health states QALY losses Reference
Dyspepsia (-0.13)
Resolved events (35 days) -0.01247 (-0.005753 to -0.01496) [38]
Chronic per year -0.13 (-0.06 to -0.156) [38]
Symptomatic peptic ulcers (-0.13)
Resolved events (35 days) -0.01247 (-0.005753 to -0.01496) [38]
Chronic per year -0.13 (-0.06 to -0.156) [38]
Hospitalization stays
POB (ALOS = 5.56 days) -0.007926 (-0.00634 to -0.009511) [12,40,41]
Peptic ulcers (ALOS = 4.10 days) -0.005868 (-0.004694 to -0.007042) [12,40,41]
Outpatient POB ER visit -0.001397 (-0.001118 to -0.001676) [41]
Endoscopy (-0.4325) -0.00119 (-000952 to -0.001428) [41]
Premature POB death per year -0.67 (-0.536 to -0.804) [36,37]
  1. QALY, quality-adjusted life year; POB, perforation, obstruction, bleeding ulcer; ALOS, average length of stay; ER, emergency room. QALY benefits discounted 3% annually.