Skip to main content

Table 3 Mean billed 1-year Healthcare costs

From: Timing of physical therapy consultation on 1-year healthcare utilization and costs in patients seeking care for neck pain: a retrospective cohort

  Early Physical Therapy Consultation (n = 160) Delayed Physical Therapy Consultation (n = 74) Late Physical Therapy Consultation (n = 74)
Unadjusted Mean 1-year billed cost in USD (mean, 95%CI)* $1362
($845,$1879)
$2076
($1304, $2847)
$6763
($3392, $10135)
Adjusted Mean 1-year billed cost in USD (mean, 95%CI)* $1853
($1172, $2536)
$2917
($1969, $3866)
$4026
($2377, $5674)
  1. Covariates in models: HC-EOC, plan type, UUHP concurrent risk score, age, sex, comorbid LBP, substance abuse and chronic pain
  2. *P < 0.001