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Table 2 Resource units and costs

From: Estimated economic benefits from low-frequency administration of atypical antipsychotics in treatment of schizophrenia: a decision model

Resource Use Input Table [19]
Resource Cost Units per Outpatient Relapse Units per Inpatient Relapse Routine Care - Annually
Room and Board $751 [25] 0.0 10.8 [25] 0.0
Medications $257 0.0 1.0 0.0
Step down care $40 [26] 0.0 30.0* 0.0
Lab Tests $26 1.0 8.0 13.0
ER $425 1.0 1.0 0.0
Intensive Care $194 0.0 1.0 0.0
Devices $71 0.0 1.0 0.5
Psychotherapy $110 0.0 2.0 13.5
Physician Visits $70 0.0 0.0 5.0
Other While Stable $1,701 0.0 0.0 1.0
Other While Inpatient Relapse $2,379 0.0 1.0 0.0
  1. All values from Nicholl et al. [19] except where noted; *= assumption. All costs updated to 2011 costs using Bureau of Labor and Statistics Medical component of the CPI [27].