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Table 1 Resource use: average (standard deviation) number of hospital visits and length of stay (days) per person by primary service for the Lunden cohort and the LVU and LVM subgroups

From: Women with comorbid substance dependence and psychiatric disorders in Sweden: a longitudinal study of hospital care utilization and costs

  LVU n = 92 LVM n = 135 Lunden n = 227
  Mean (s.d.) hospitalizations Mean (s.d.) length of stay Mean (s.d.) hospitalizations Mean (s.d.) length of stay Mean (s.d.) hospitalizations Mean (s.d.) length of stay
Clinic
Alcohol/drug services 2.67 (7.38) 12.76 (47.27) 5.28 (8.08) 25.4 (41.2) 4.22 (7.9) 20.27 (44.1)
Psychiatric department 4.01 (6.68) 52.46 (142. 48) 11.96 (24.64) 171.56 (519.83) 8.74 (19.8) 123.29 (414.52)
Reproductive health .96 (1.56) 3.1 (6.43) 2.29 (3.51) 9.2 (16.52) 1.75 (2.95) 6.73 (13.69)
Other Somatic 4.98 (6.33) 15.29 (33.47) 6.93 (10.21) 26.08 (41.74) 6.14 (8.88) 21.70 (38.89)
Type of Admission
Inpatient 10.86 (13.17) 83.50 (167.70) 23.44 (32.91) 231.74 (543.22) 18.34 (27.39) 171.66 (437.73)
Outpatient 1.62 (2.42) - 2.54 (4.38) - 2.17 (3.73) -
Emergency .14 (.45) - .47 (1.12) - .34 (.92) -
Total 12.65 (15.14) 83.63 (167.80) 26.47 (37.06) 232.24 (543.50) 20.87 (30.87) 172.01 (437.98)