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Table 4 Additional one-way sensitivity analyses for health care utilization parameters

From: Cost effectiveness of a pentavalent rotavirus vaccine in Oman

  Payer perspective Societal perspective
Scenario Cost/QALY saved OMR (USD) Cost/QALY saved OMR (USD)
Base case scenario 1,140 (2,964) CS
Vaccine administration Fee (1.44 OMR [USD 3.74]) 2,051 (5,332.6) 534 (1,388.4)
Hospitalizations   
10% fewer than base case 1,405 (3,653) CS
25% fewer than base case 1,802 (4,685.2) 353 (917.8)
50% fewer than base case 2,465 (6,409) 1,084 (2,818.4)
ED visits   
10% fewer than base case 1,163 (3,023.8) CS
25% fewer than base case 1,197 (3,112.2) CS
50% fewer than base case 1,254 (3,260.4) CS
Outpatient visits   
10% fewer than base case 1,225 (3,185) CS
25% fewer than base case 1,353 (3,517.8) CS
50% fewer than base case 1,565 (4,069) 48 (124.8)
Deaths   
10% fewer than base case 1,201 (3,122.6) CS
25% fewer than base case 1,306 (3,395.6) CS
50% fewer than base case 1,527 (3,970.2) CS
  1. CS = cost saving; ED = emergency department; OMR = Omani rial; USD = United States dollars; QALY = quality adjusted life year.
  2. Exchange rate: 1 OMR = 2.60 USD.