EuroQol five dimensions questionnaire (EQ-5D) utility values for each health state in the Markov model

UtilitiesPEA groupBPA groupPAH-targeted therapy groupNo-treatment group
Pre-treatment0.504 [23]#0.504 [23]#0.504 [23]#0.504 [23]#
Post-treatment0.743 [23, 25]#0.705 [25]#0.73 [5]0.504

PES: pulmonary endarterectemy; PAH: pulmonary arterial hypertension. #: after transforming the known utility values derived from the SF-36 questionnaire to estimated EuroQol five dimensions (EQ-5D) values following the method reported by Rowen et al. [25]. : identical to pre-treatment utility in PEA group.