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Table 3 Estimated health gains and savings due to VIP during the period 1990 to 2006

From: A cost-effectiveness analysis of a community based CVD program in Sweden based on a retrospective register cohort

  Change in total mortality Prevented Non-fatal CVD
Cases prevented   Stroke CHD
Men 301 106 195
Women 286 100 165
All 587 206 360
Life years gained   
Men 1834  
Women 1733  
All 3567  
QALYs gained   Stroke CHD
Men 1504   
Women 1352   
All 2856 29,9 18,4
Savings:   Stroke CHD
a. Health care
 Male   15,5 49,1
 Female   13,7 29,9
b. Municipalities
 Male   19,4  
 Female   24,2  
c. Production gains
 Male   26,1  
 Female   12,3  
d. Total   111,2 78,9
 Male   61 49,1
 Female   50,2 29,9