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Table 8 Cost benefit ratio for breastfeeding, assuming lower rate of 45% for Yorkshire & Humber network

From: The economic benefits of increasing kangaroo skin-to-skin care and breastfeeding in neonatal units: analysis of a pragmatic intervention in clinical practice

Assumptions Economic benefits Programme costs Cost benefit ratio
Minimum savings £45,479 £97,250 1:0.47
Maximum savings £510,929 £97,250 1:5.25