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Table 3 EQ-5D based quality of life results for patients at different health states

From: The cost-effectiveness of active surveillance compared to watchful waiting and radical prostatectomy for low risk localised prostate cancer

Health states Treatment Utility Disutility SE Sources
Post-surgery Radical prostatectomy 0.900 0.100 0.015 [24]
Localised prostate cancer Watchful waiting 0.890 0.110 0.013 [24]
Active surveillance 0.890 0.110 0.013 [24]
Local progression - 0.820 0.180 0.015 [24]
Metastatic prostate cancer: Not last year in life - 0.688 0.312 0.019 [32, 33]
Metastatic prostate cancer: final year of life - 0.551 0.449 0.060 [34]