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Table 3 The breakdown of the total costs

From: A cost and efficacy analysis of performing arthroscopic excision of wrist ganglions under wide-awake anaesthesia versus general anaesthesia

  Surgical fee Anaesthesia fee Admission fee Total Costs
GA(N = 51) 499 ± 83.33 174.3 ± 17.77 205.4 ± 90.61 878.7 ± 182.13
WALANT(N = 23) 487.4 ± 89.15 0 0 487.4 ± 89.15
  1. GA General anesthesia technique, WALANT Wide-awake local anesthesia no tourniquet technique