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Table 7 Number of visits per day for Zaitaku Care (times/day)

From: Cost of physician-led home visit care (Zaitaku care) compared with hospital care at the end of life in Japan

  Zaitaku care
Characteristics Short-term care
(10 days)
Medium-term care
(11-29 days)
Long-term care
(30 days)
p-value
Number of visits /day 1.48 (n = 9) 0.50 (n = 7) 0.27 (n = 17) p < 0.0001*
  1. *p-value was calculated using analysis of the the non-parametric Kruskal-Wallis test
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