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Table 3 Per-patient cost for treating any complication (constant 2010 USD)

From: Estimating the costs for the treatment of abortion complications in two public referral hospitals: a cross-sectional study in Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso

  Secondary hospital Tertiary hospital Both hospitals
Cost % Cost % Cost %
Direct costs 23.22 63.63 26.41 51.70 25.92 56.52
 Drugs and supplies 21.86 59.89 25.35 49.62 24.58 53.59
 Salaries (opportunity cost) 1.37 3.74 1.06 2.08 1.34 2.93
Indirect costs 13.28 36.37 24.68 48.30 19.94 43.48
 Overheads 13.28 36.37 24.68 48.30 19.94 43.48
Total cost 36.50 100.00 51.09 100.00 45.86 100.00