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Table 6 Projected incremental costs and effects in 2030 for each family planning scenario

From: Triple return on investment: the cost and impact of 13 interventions that could prevent stillbirths and save the lives of mothers and babies in South Africa

  Family planning at 70% Family planning at 75% Family planning at 80%
  Number of lives saved Incremental costs (US$) Number of lives saved Incremental costs (US$) Number of lives saved Incremental costs (US$)
Interventions for stillbirths       
Syphilis detection and treatment 160 106 550 120 −2 544 770 90 −4 794 400
Hypertensive disease case management 610 35 040 470 21 240 360 9 520
Diabetes case management 180 8 194 520 140 7 932 270 110 7 694 400
MgSO4 Management of pre-eclampsia 520 5 492 600 410 −917 110 310 −6 355 730
Fetal growth restriction detection and management 690 2 876 410 530 2 784 350 400 2 700 860
Labor and delivery management 4990 19 447 320 3 870 −41 901 940 2 920 −93 956 580
Induction of labor for pregnancies lasting 41+ weeks 390 2 436 610 300 1 856 720 230 1 364 690
Interventions for maternal and newborn health       
Early detection and treatment of HIV 610 10 930 280 470 2 462 090 360 −4 705 650
Tetanus toxoid immunization 52 614 240 40 −193 090 30 −878 110
Antibiotics for PPROM 490 769 780 380 542 300 280 349 290
Antenatal corticosteroids 2030 4 527 270 1 580 3 269 430 1 190 2 202 160
Active management of the third stage of labor 80 1 547 670 70 25 240 50 −1 266 540
Neonatal resuscitation 760 81 670 590 51 850 440 26 330
Total 11 562 57 059 960 8 970 −26 611 420 6 770 −97 609 760
  1. US$ = United States Dollar; numbers rounded to nearest 10 to indicate uncertainty.