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Volume 5, Number 1—February 1999

Perspective

The Economic Impact of Staphylococcus aureus Infection in New York City Hospitals

Robert J. Rubin, Catherine A. Harrington, Anna Poon, Kimberly Dietrich, Jeremy A. Greene, and Adil Moiduddin
Author affiliations: The Lewin Group, Fairfax, Virginia, USA

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Table 7

Sensitivity analyses

Direct medical cost ($) Deaths
Study results 435.5 1,400
Lower boundary:
only 041.11 cases 236.4 740
Upper boundary:
all costs attributable 599.0 1,960

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