Skip to main content

Table 5 Utility losses and some remaining issues [4, 5, 7, 20, 27]

From: Comparative review of three cost-effectiveness models for rotavirus vaccines in national immunization programs; a generic approach applied to various regions in the world

  Afr Sear Amr Eur Notes
Disutility      
   Mild 0.15 0.15 0.15 0.15 during 4 days
   Moderate 0.25 0.25 0.25 0.25 during 8 days
   Severe 0.7 0.7 0.7 0.7 during 11 days
   Nosocomial 0.7 0.7 0.7 0.7 during 4 days
   Death 1 1 1 1 per year
Age weighting (primarily considered for DALYs) off off off off  
Perspective societal & health care societal & health care societal & health care societal & health care  
Herd effect off off off off  
  1. DALY: disability adjusted life year