Table 2

Indirect costs

GLOBAL

Mean ± SD (Median)

ROTAVRIUS

Mean ± SD (Median)

OTHERS

Mean ± SD (Median)

p


Job

N° of hours of lost work

19.60 ± 25.36 (10)

28.1 ± 28.9 (20)

15.6 ± 22.9 (8)

< 0.001

N° of days of lost work

2.45 ± 3.17 (1,25)

3.5 ± 3.6 (2.5)

1.9 ± 2.9 (1)

< 0.001

Costs (€)

91.41 ± 134.76 (40)

120.4 ± 154.1 (72.5)

75.8 ± 123.3 (28.4)

0.002

Travels

N° of Kms.

56.08 ± 113.46 (20)

79.3 ± 158.7 (26.5)

46.7 ± 92.8 (18)

0.050

Costs of travelling (€)

18.66 ± 55.30 (7)

32.1 ± 92.1 (14.8)

12.5 ± 21.1 (5)

0.005

Caregiver (€)

14.70 ± 41.40 (0)

14.8 ± 44.4 (0)

15.7 ± 41.4 (0)

0.873

Meals

N° of meals outside home

5.47 ± 7.46 (2)

8.2 ± 7.8 (6)

4.1 ± 7.1 (1)

0.003

Cost meals (€)

33.33 ± 51.35 (10)

48.5 ± 55.9 (40)

24.3 ± 46.8 (0)

< 0.001

Material (€)

34.4 ± 30.7 (27,7)

34.3 ± 25.9 (28.4)

34.0 ± 33.5 (27.0)

0.921

Oral Serum (€)

9.88 ± 9.95 (8,90)

10.2 ± 12.3 (8.5)

9.7 ± 9.03 (8.6)

0.617

Special milk (€)

11.52 ± 21.01 (3,15)

10.2 ± 18.9 (0)

12.6 ± 23.3 (3.3)

0.305

Anti-diarrheal (€)

3.46 ± 5.21 (0)

3.5 ± 5.8 (0)

2.7 ± 4.6 (0)

0.224

Extra diapers (€)

11.89 ± 12.70 (10)

12.3 ± 9.7 (10)

11.2 ± 14.1 (8.5)

0.368

Creams (€)

4.43 ± 6.38 (3)

3.2 ± 4.4 (0)

4.9 ± 7.1 (3)

0.016

Other materials (€)

7.0 ± 12.74 (2,53)

6.01 ± 10.1 (0)

7.8 ± 4.1 (3)

0.197

Other expenses (€)

14.34 ± 92.43 (0)

12.1 ± 39.3 (0)

17.3 ± 19.5 (0.8)

0.711

TOTAL INDIRECT COSTS (€)

135.17 ± 182.70 (67)

192.7 ± 219.8 (99,5)

111.6 ± 163.5 (54,3)

< 0.001


"Global" represents all patients included in the study. P values are provided for comparison between rotavirus and other etiologies subgroups.

Bouzón-Alejandro et al. BMC Pediatrics 2011 11:81   doi:10.1186/1471-2431-11-81

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