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Table 2 Inputs for the multivariate sensitivity analyses

From: Rational choice of cholinesterase inhibitor for the treatment of Alzheimer's disease in Canada: a comparative economic analysis

Parameter Type Mid-Point Range
Pre-FTC cost Triangular $432 $279 – $584
FTC in Community cost Triangular $903 $584 – $1,222
FTC in Institution cost Triangular $3,931 $2,543 – $5,319
% FTC in Institution Triangular 73.5% 47% – 100.0%
Cognitive effect Normal See Table 1 for means and ranges
Withdrawal Risk Normal of Log RR See Table 1 for means and ranges
  1. all normal distributions were bounded at their two standard deviations relative risk of withdrawing from treatment, compared to untreated patients