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Table 5 Total patient direct costs for different components in all visits (values in USD)

From: Direct non-medical costs double the total direct costs to patients undergoing cataract surgery in Zamfara state, Northern Nigeria: a case series

  Male Female All
  Median Range Median Range Median Range
Meals 2.2 0 - 26.1 1.9 0 - 23.6 1.9 0 - 26.1
Travel 11.2 0 - 55.9 8.4 0 - 37.3 9.3 0 - 55.9
Accommodation - - - - - -
Hospital charges 25.3 22.8 - 41.7 24.3 21.2 - 36.8 24.3 21.2 - 41.7
Total 42.4 24.3 - 102.6 37.5 21.2 - 77.1 39.3 21.2 - 102.6
  1. Note: US$1 = N161.
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