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Table 6 Health service use costs per woman. All figures in 2013 Australian dollars

From: A cost effectiveness analysis of midwife psycho-education for fearful pregnant women – a health system perspective for the antenatal period

  Intervention
(Mean, SD)
Control
(Mean, SD)
Difference
Intervention costs 72 (24) 0 72
Health service use - total 1193 (891) 1236 (1264) −43
GP Visits 193 (112) 217 (101) −24
Obstetrician visits 144 (163) 99 (139) 45
Midwife visits 111 (92) 109 (90) 2
Nurse visits 16 (38) 25 (67) −9
Ultrasounds 259 (141) 226 (138) 33
Hospital Admissions 238 (561) 216 (539) 22
Emergency Department visits 232 (450) 331 (777) −99
Total costs 1265 (895) 1236 (1264) 29