Table 3

 Cost effective analysis for exercise ECG and echocardiography 45

Exercise echocardiography (n = 3860)Exercise ECG (n = 3796)
Years of life saved8945988464
Average life expectancy (years)23.5423.52
Total observed cost€17419 657€16842611
Estimated lifetime cost€373477439€370874298
Total cost difference€2603141
Approximate cost per life year saved€2615