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Table 6 Utilisation of health resources

From: Effectiveness of a nurse-led case management home care model in Primary Health Care. A quasi-experimental, controlled, multi-centre study

  Mean  
  Interv (n = 247) Control (n = 216) p
Home Visits (Community Nurse) 7.58 (6.05–9.10) 11.82 (9.10–14.54) 0.022*
Home visits (Community + CMN1) 9.40 (7.89–10.92) 11.80 (9.10–14.54) 0.758
Social Worker interventions 1.00 (0.75–1.25) 0.38(0.21–0.55) 0.0001*
Physiotherapist interventions 7.92 (5.22–10.62) 3.24 (1.37–5.10) 0.0001*
Hospital Re-admissions 0.75 (0.47–1.03) 0.66 (0.40–0.91) 0.599
A&E visits 2.53 (1.72–3.35) 2.24 (1.63–2.84) 0.526
Caregivers visits to the Health Centre 7.79 (5.68–9.90) 26.30 (19.19–33.41) 0.0001*
  1. 1CMN case management nurse