Table 1

Regression results of changes in rural–urban health services capacity (2008–2010)
Range of cases treated (DRGs volume) Complexity of cases treated (CMI) Cost efficiency (CEI) Time efficiency (TEI) Medical safety (MLR) (poisson) Capacity in treating severe and acute cases (MHR) (logistic)
Changes in rural–urban gaps −2.27* 0.02 0.11* 0.08 −0.04* −0.11*
(6.27) (0.12) (0.04) (0.06) (0.03) (0.05)
Time change 15.55* −0.01 −0.06* −0.03 −0.07 −0.04*
(10.57) (0.09) (0.03) (0.04) (0.04) (0.98)
Rural–urban gaps −66.64** −0.23* −0.37 ** −0.01 0.13** 0.29**
(18.57) (0.09) (0.03) (0.04) (0.06) (0.98)
Prob. > F 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.000
Adj. R2 0.456 0.388 0.896 0.255 —— ——

Jian et al.

Jian et al. BMC Health Services Research 2012 12:482   doi:10.1186/1472-6963-12-482

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