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Table 1 UK-specific unit costs of FN-related care

From: Economic costs of chemotherapy-induced febrile neutropenia among patients with non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma in European and Australian clinical practice

Healthcare Resource    Unit Cost (£) Source
FN Inpatient Care
  Long-Stay (per admission)   5361 NHS Reference Costs, 2008–2009 and 2009-2010
   Excess Bed Days (per day) 502  
  Short-Stay   772  
  Day Case   577  
FN Outpatient/Home/Other/Unknown Care
  Outpatient Encounter
   Initial Consultation 177 NHS Reference Costs, 2009-2010
   Follow-Up Consultation 116  
  Home Encounter   84  
  Other/Unknown Encounter   26  
  Drug*
   Filgrastm (per 600 mcg) 59 BNF, 60th Edition
   Pegflgrastim (per 6 mg) 686
   Other CSF (per day) 63
   IV Antimicrobial Agents (per day) 38  
  1. *Units and corresponding costs based on recommended dosing of agents.