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Table 1 Average waiting times for elective treatment according to main diagnoses groups (ICD10), 2003-2004

From: Are waiting times for hospital admissions affected by patients' choices and mobility?

Chapter ICD10 chapter N Mean wts S.D
2 Neoplasm and diseases of the blood and blood-forming organs 116 374.6 531.9
4 Endocrine, nutritional and metabolic diseases 40 489.0 599.9
6 Diseases of the nervous system 122 251.4 355.0
7 Diseases of the eye and adnexa 79 264.4 389.5
8 Diseases of the ear and mastoid process 56 453.8 490.5
9 Diseases of the circulatory system 92 261.0 345.8
10 Diseases of the respiratory system 64 260.6 361.8
11 Diseases of the digestive system 79 252.5 437.8
12 Diseases of the skin and subcutaneous tissue 64 327.3 457.6
13 Diseases of the musculoskeletal system and connective tissue 248 308.4 445.5
14 Diseases of the genitourinary system 71 216.1 338.7
15 Pregnancy, childbirth and the puerperium 38 130.4 144.9
17 Congenital malformations, deformations and chromosomal abnormalities 48 587.4 573.3
18 Symptoms, signs and abnormal clinical and laboratory findings, not elsewhere classified 78 234.1 285.0
19 Injury, poisoning and certain other consequences of external causes 117 157.4 203.8
21 Factors influencing health status and contact with health services 270 218.7 333.6
  Total 1596 278.8 405.9