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Table 1 Out-of-pocket expenditure (per month)

From: The household economic burden for acute coronary syndrome survivors in Australia

Items Mean A$ (SD) for patients with any OOP expenditure on at least one of the items Median A$ (IQI) for patients with any OOP expenditure on at least one of the items n (%) patients with any OOP expenditure on the specific item Median A$ (IQI) for patients with any OOP expenditure on the specific item
Medical service 120.18 (310.35) 10.33 (0.00, 100.00) 277 (51) 100.00 (46.67, 258.33)
Medications 66.25 (80.78) 44.67 (26.67, 73.00) 487 (90) 50.00 (33.33, 80.00)
Ambulance/Transport costs 30.95 (130.53) 0.00 (0.00, 8.33) 142 (26) 40.00 (18.67, 133.33)
Exercise/allied health 16.68 (66.28) 0.00 (0.00, 0.00) 78 (14) 81.67 (40.00, 133.33)
Home and self-care assistance 14.14 (81.90) 0.00 (0.00, 0.00) 50 (9) 84.00 (40.00, 144.00)
Special foods 5.66 (52.95) 0.00 (0.00, 0.00) 19 (4) 66.67 (33.33, 133.33)
Other 4.20 (58.23) 0.00 (0.00, 0.00) 10 (2) 58.33 (30.00, 120.00)
Total expenditure 258.06 (405.38) 126.50 (50.00, 280.00) 540 (100) 126.50 (50.00, 280.00)
  1. Out-of-pocket expenditures are in Australian Dollars
  2. SD standard deviation, IQI inter-quartile interval, OOP out-of-pocket