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Table 2 Direct cost analysis in Denmark and US by organs, CE-CT compared to CE-SCT

From: Economic impact of spectral body imaging in diagnosis of patients suspected for occult cancer

Area of interest Frequency of follow-up following CE-CT Frequency of follow-up following CE-SCT Overall reduction in follow-up procedures Healthcare system Cost of follow-up after CE-CT Cost of follow-up after CE-SCT Reduction in costs Reduction in percent (%)
Over all 573 370 203 DK € 207.603 €155.219 € 52.384 25.2
USA $376.891 $3.8.054 $68.837 18.2
Liver 118 40 78 DK € 37.263 €18.796 € 18.467 49.6
USA $81.155 $44.341 $36.814 45.4
Kidney 70 12 58 DK € 18.041 €3.967 € 14.074 78.0
USA $23.697 $16.989 $6.708 28.3
Adrenal 42 17 25 DK € 11.465 €4.367 € 7.098 61.9
USA $20.007 $7.621 $12.386 61.9
Pancreas 12 7 5 DK € 7.736 €6.066 € 1.670 21.6
USA $11.858 $8.876 $2.982 25.2
Lung 78 72 6 DK € 40.625 €42.418 € − 1.793 − 4.4
USA $52.205 $51.725 $480 0.9
Prostate 59 54 5 DK € 3.021 €3.545 € − 524 − 17.4
USA $10.279 $20.074 − $9.795 − 95.3