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Table 3 Gained QALY for Intervention group beyond that of control group in the LEVA trial a

From: Cost-utility analysis of a randomized controlled weight loss trial among lactating overweight/obese women

Assumption of remaining time of effect Based on EQ-5D-3 L Based on SF-6D
  QALYb P-value QALY P-value
Follow-up 0.035 0.19 0.031 0.07
Follow-up + 1 year 0.087 0.12 0.074 0.04
Follow-up + 3 years 0.184 0.11 0.156 0.04
  1. aCalculated during the 1 year follow-up, and with assumption of remaining effect in 1 year and 3 years. Effects after follow-up years are discounted with 3% per year.
  2. bQALY, Quality-adjusted life years.