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Table 3 Estimated direct medical cost (RMB) of hospitalization for H7N9 patients with different characteristics

From: Economic burden and its associated factors of hospitalized patients infected with A (H7N9) virus: a retrospective study in Eastern China, 2013–2014

Selected variables B P * Estimated Mean (95 % CI) P **
Severity
 Mild Ref. N.A. 12 060 (4 710–30 860) <0.0001
 Severe 2.424 <0.0001 136 120 (88 830–208 580) 0.557
 Dead 2.897 <0.0001 218 610(134 200–356 100) 0.013
Reimbursement proportion
 <50 % Ref. N.A. 46 010 (21 480–98 570) 0.276
 50–79 % 0.340 0.526 64 670 (32 060–130 470) 0.415
 80–99 % 0.233 0.667 58 060 (27 900–120 840) 0.415
 100 % 1.166 0.012 147 630 (92 610–235 340) 0.026
Family member monthly average income (RMB, thousand yuan)
 <1 Ref. N.A. 22 250 (9 150–54 130) 0.002
 1–3 1.691 0.001 120 770 (64 890–224 770) 0.613
 3–5 1.236 0.012 76 600 (47 320–123 990) 0.730
 5–10 1.124 0.020 68 460 (41 430-113 110) 0.662
 >=10 1.755 0.002 128 620 (56 990-290 320) 0.613
  1. Dependent Variable: Total fee
  2. Model: (Intercept), severity, Reimbursement proportion, Family member monthly average income
  3. Grand mean (95 % CI): 71 060 (48 180-104 820)
  4. *P value for coefficient B
  5. **P value for estimated mean compared with grand mean