Table 4

Direct medical cost of all HBV-related diseases (dollar/per annual average admission)
Classification Outpatient expenditure Hospitalization stay expenditure Self-treatment expenditure Total
Acute hepatitis 109 2741 4 2854
B (median) (60) (2332) (0) (2363)
Severe hepatitis 557 9367 191 10114
B (median) (265) (9395) (0) (9426)
Chronic hepatitis 615 3508 13 4136
B (median) (133) (2215) (0) (2745)
Compensated 951 5762 67 6781
cirrhosis (median) (996) (3152) (0) (3811)
Decompensated 958 5355 88 6400
cirrhosis (median) (305) (3754) (0) (4541)
Primary liver 1476 8209 206 9891
cancer (median) (449) (5941) (0) (7260)
x2 41.87 126.01 24.76 131.63
P 0.0001 0.0001 0.0002 0.0001

Lu et al.

Lu et al. BMC Health Services Research 2013 13:37   doi:10.1186/1472-6963-13-37

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