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Table 3 Modelled estimates of stroke subtype and QALYs lost: Results of uncertainty analyses.

From: The health loss from ischemic stroke and intracerebral hemorrhage: evidence from the North East Melbourne Stroke Incidence Study (NEMESIS)

  Modeled point estimates† 95% Uncertainty interval†
Stroke subtype Mean Median Lower bound (2.5%) Higher bound (97.5%)
Ischemic stroke     
   Number of strokes 27,291 27,344 26,517 27,831
   Total number of QALYs lost (incident cases) * 138,962 139,018 133,311 144,574
Intracerebral Hemorrhage     
   Number of strokes 4,239 4,247 4,121 4,322
   Total number of QALYs lost (incident cases)‡ 26,145 26,177 25,304 26,867
  1. QALYs: Quality Adjusted Life Years; *3% discount rate used; †3,000 simulations.