Table 10.

Risk Analysis of Alternative Strategies for Imaging the Urinary Tracts of Infants With UTI—Expected Cost of Clinical Outcomes Expected for 1000 Patients Treated Under Each Strategy

Imaging StrategyCost
(in millions)
Abnormalities IdentifiedCases of HypertensionCases of ESRD
Renal ultrasonography and VCUG$14.7400154.1
Renal ultrasonography alone$14.4170164.3
No evaluation$13.70184.7