Table 4

Mean days in short-term nursing homes from 0–18 months after primary care inpatient rehabilitation of older people in two different settings
PCDIR1 PCNHR2 Difference mean (95%CI)3 P of the difference3
Days in short-term nursing homes
0 days n=102(62%) n=58(66%)
1-28 days, Mean
(95%CI) 16.9(15.1-18.8) 20.5(16.8-24.1) 3.6(-7.1-0.1) 0.06
(n=32, 19%) (n=13, 15%)
>28 days,
Mean(95%CI) 148.5(91.7-205.6) 253.6(150.8-356.4) 104.9(0.28-209.6) 0.05
(n=32, 19%) (n=17, 19%)

1 Primary Care Dedicated Inpatient Rehabilitation.

2 Primary Care Nursing Home Rehabilitation.

3 Independent Samples T-test.

Johansen et al.

Johansen et al. BMC Health Services Research 2012 12:400   doi:10.1186/1472-6963-12-400

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