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Correction to: Minimally Invasive Treatment for Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia: Economic Evaluation from a Standardized Hospital Case Costing System

  • Andrew D. BrownEmail author
  • Steffan F. Stella
  • Martin E. Simons
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Correction to: Cardiovasc Intervent Radiol  https://doi.org/10.1007/s00270-018-2132-8

The original version of this article published previously contained an error. In Table 1, the mean total cost of PVP and TURP was transcribed incorrectly. The corrected Table 1 appears below:
Table 1

Patient characteristics and overall costs for PAE, PVP and TURP

 

PAE

PVP

TURP

P value

Age (years)

Mean (SD)

70.77 (8.72)

73.66 (7.14)

71.43 (8.37)

0.366

Length of stay (days)

Mean (SD)

1 (0)

1.55 (0.73)

1.63 (1.47)

0.076

Direct costs ($)

Mean (SD)

3143 (1318)

3573 (966)

3381 (1380)

0.478

IQR

1682

1424

1291

 

Minimum–maximum

1252–6315

1942–5327

1147–14182

 

Indirect costs ($)

Mean (SD)

677 (406)

2146 (563)

1652 (692)

< 0.001

IQR

391

868

785

 

Minimum–maximum

381–1399

1211–3227

577–5978

 

Total cost ($)

Mean (SD)

3821 (1582)

5719(1515)

5034(1997)

< 0.001

IQR

1828

2248

1917

 

Minimum–maximum

1665–7440

3153–8554

1849–20160

 

IQR interquartile range

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Andrew D. Brown
    • 1
    Email author
  • Steffan F. Stella
    • 2
  • Martin E. Simons
    • 1
  1. 1.Division of Vascular and Interventional Radiology, Department of Medical Imaging, Toronto General Hospital, University Health NetworkUniversity of TorontoTorontoCanada
  2. 2.Division of Vascular and Interventional Radiology, Department of Radiology, Hamilton Health Sciences, McMaster University Medical CentreMcMaster UniversityHamiltonCanada

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