Table 3

Economic valuation of recommendations

RecommendationLevel of evidence and strength of recommendation for cost effectiveness
22c, B
32b, B
41b, 2b; B
52c, B
62c, B; 5, D
72b, B
82b, B
92b, B
122c, B
132c, B
141b, A (for being not cost effective*)
  • * Not cost effective on the group level assessed in the respective studies, but not necessarily on the level of the exceptional individual patient as suggested in the recommendation.

  • NA, not applicable.