|Comparison of resolution rate of the different 16 minor acute illness in patients included categorized according to age*|
|Resolution by age (%)|
|Category||≤ 50 (n = 751,325)||> 50 (n = 458, 344)||p|
|Skin fold dermatitis||67.6||70.4||NS|
|Increased arterial pressure||61.1||68.7||<0.0001|
|Low back pain||49.7||52.5||<0.0001|
|Lower urinary symptoms||47.0||45.9||<0.0001|
|Upper respiratory symptoms||44.8||37.4||<0.0001|
*Emergency contraception was not included in the analysis because number of patients in the > 50 group was negligible.
Fabrellas et al.
Fabrellas et al. BMC Family Practice 2013 14:61 doi:10.1186/1471-2296-14-61