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Table 4 Unit costs for healthcare professionals' time

From: Cost-effectiveness of cryotherapy versus salicylic acid for the treatment of plantar warts: economic evaluation alongside a randomised controlled trial (EVerT trial)

Healthcare professional Source Unit of measurement Unit cost Used for
Nurse (GP practice) PSSRU [17] Per hour (minute) in clinic £28.00 (0.47) Administration of cryotherapy/salicylic acid
Nurse (GP practice) PSSRU [17] Per surgery consultation £10 Additional nurse visits
GP PSSRU [17] Per surgery/clinic minute £2.70 Administration of cryotherapy/salicylic acid
GP PSSRU [17] Per surgery consultation lasting 11.7 min £31 Additional GP visits
Community chiropodist/podiatrist PSSRU [17] Per clinic visit £11.00 Administration of cryotherapy/salicylic acid