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Table 1 Unit costs of providing an antenatal lifestyle intervention for women who are overweight/obese

From: The cost-effectiveness of providing antenatal lifestyle advice for women who are overweight or obese: the LIMIT randomised trial

Item Unit Cost (Australian dollars)
Antenatal Clinic Visit (Doctor or Midwife)* $217
Antenatal General Practitioner Visit+ $70.30
Antenatal Anaesthetic Visit* $184
Antenatal Physician Visit* $217
Diabetes Educator Visit* $217
Provision Lifestyle Intervention* $195
  1. Service encounters collected from the trial data for all women randomised.
  2. Unit costs were derived from the hospital cost databases (*) and the Medicare Benefits Schedule (+). Patient-level costings were available for all inpatient episodes.