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Table 9 Studies that found increased cost of asthma associated with poorly controlled asthma

From: Economic burden of asthma: a systematic review

Reference No. Country Study duration n Asthma control Cost stratified by severity
       Low Moderate High
50 Denmark 1 yr 39 Well treated   8,948   
    76 Poorly treated   11,523   
53 US 1 yr 515 Well treated   536 651 1,903
    294 Intermediate   1,255 1,117 1,954
    128 Poorly treated   627 1,214 1,808
14 Italy 1 yr   Well treated    593  
    527 Poorly treated    2,099  
20 Hungary 1 yr 248 Pediatrics Well treated   973  
    98   Intermediate   1,374  
    10   Poorly treated   2,651  
    352 Adults Well treated   554  
    254   Intermediate   861  
    88   Poorly treated   1,632  
  1. All costs are converted and adjusted into 2008 US dollars
  2. Cost information of studies 30 and 31 were not available