Printer friendly

What does ICER stand for?

ICER stands for Incremental Cost-Effectiveness Ratio

This definition appears very frequently and is found in the following Acronym Finder categories:

  • Science, medicine, engineering, etc.
  • Business, finance, etc.

See other definitions of ICER

Other Resources:
We have 29 other meanings of ICER in our Acronym Attic

Samples in periodicals archive:

Based on a conservative model of projected survival that assumed a gradual attenuation of CABG's clinical benefits, bypass surgery was associated with an incremental cost-effectiveness ratio of $8,132 per quality-adjusted year of life (QALY) gained.
The next most cost-effective test was the serum integrated screening test, but the incremental cost-effectiveness ratio (ICER) between the serum integrated screening and contingent screening tests was $3,815 Canadian dollars for every DS birth detected.
14) Analytic overview Using population-based data from 72 countries eligible for assistance from the GAVI Alliance and 33 countries in Latin America and the Caribbean, together with country- and/or region-specific epidemiologic data, a model-based approach was used to estimate averted cases of invasive cancer, cancer deaths, life-expectancy gains, DALYs averted and incremental cost-effectiveness ratios (I$/DALY averted) for vaccination against HPV 16 and 18.