Table 2:

Cost estimates (2012)

Base Case Cost Estimates (CDN$)Reference
CAS procedure7303Calgary cohort
CAS hospitalization2243
CEA procedure4483
CEA hospitalization3703
Major stroke
    1st year83164BURST study16,29
    Annually after 1st year31267
Minor stroke
    1st year31136BURST study16,29
    Annually after 1st year13488
    1st year4937Conly et al18
    Annually after 1st year1455
Doppler US237Government of Alberta
Clopidogrel (daily)1.18Government of Alberta
  • Note:—CDN$ indicates cost estimates; US, ultrasound.