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Table 4 Costs used in the model

From: Improving patient flow of people with rheumatoid arthritis has the potential to simultaneously improve health outcomes and reduce direct costs

Costs of Physician Visits Weighted Tariff
GP visit €27.83
Specialist visit €31.15
Costs of Diagnostic Procedures
 Rheumatoid factor (RF) €3.66
 C-reactive protein (CRP) €3.70
 Erythrocyte sedimentation rate (ESR) €1.84
 Antibodies against citrullinated protein/peptide antigens (ACPA) €14.33
 Complete blood count (CBC) €4.08
 Alanine Transaminase gamma (ALT) €2.22
 Glutamyltransferase (GGT) €2.64
 Uric acid (UA) €2.67
 Creatinine (Crea) €2.58