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Table 4 One-way sensitivity analysis for each variable in the cost-effectiveness analysis

From: Cost-effectiveness analysis of using the TBX6-associated congenital scoliosis risk score (TACScore) in genetic diagnosis of congenital scoliosis

Variables Baseline Value Range
Cost (USD)
 Outpatient appointment 16.1 Always
 DNA extraction and shipping 29.9 Always
 WES 1094.8 <  8.8
 Sanger sequencing 23.7 > 562.5
 ddPCR 32.2 > 571.1
 Genetic consultation 16.1 Always
 Clinical consultation 16.1 Always
Time (d)
 Outpatient appointment 1 Always
 DNA extraction and shipping 1 Always
 WES 37 < 13
 Sanger sequencing 7 > 20
 ddPCR 7 > 20
 Genetic consultation 1 Always
 Clinical consultation 1 Always
  1. Abbreviations: WES whole-exome sequencing, ddPCR droplet digital polymerase chain reaction