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Table 2 Average resource use and costs (Euro’s) per category over 12 months (bootstrapped)

From: A trial-based economic evaluation of the Restore4Stroke self-management intervention compared to an education-based intervention for stroke patients and their partners

CategoryUnit priceSMI (n = 58)EDU (n = 55)95%CI a
Average use (SD)Average costs, mean (median, min, max)Average use (SD)Average costs, mean (median, min, max)
Healthcare
 HospitalNight1.0 (2.4)491.8 (483, 0, 5338)1.5 (4.1)698.0 (676, 0, 8492)(− 881, 356)
 Rehabilitation centreNight0.0 (0.0)0.0 (0, 0, 0)0.1 (0.3)13.1 (13, 0, 722)(−39, 0)
 Nursing homeNight0.0 (0.0)0.0 (0, 0, 0)0.8 (6.1)209.3 (207, 0, 11,373)(−620, 0)
 General practitionerContact13.3 (17.0)398.5 (391, 0, 2812)11.0 (11.0)331.7 (329, 0, 1715)(−77, 228)
 SpecialistContact9.9 (14.4)1250.7 (1237, 0, 10,637)8.0 (8.8)1001.2 (994, 0, 5698))(− 236, 805)
 PhysiotherapyContact22.4 (33.9)855.4 (857, 0, 5964)29.5 (40.6)1132.2 (1122, 0, 5964)(− 803, 248)
 Remedial therapyContact8,1 (18.6)303.4 (297, 0, 3178)10.3 (25.2)373.2 (369, 0, 4516)(− 363, 227)
 MensendieckContact0.0 (0.0)0.0 (0, 0, 0)0.1 (0.6)2.9 (3, 0, 167)(−9, 0)
 Occupational therapyContact0.7 (3.2)15.5 (14, 0, 444)0.9 (3.7)20.0 (20, 0, 467)(−34, 24)
 Activity therapyContact7.3 (23.5)275.6 (268, 0, 4349)1.7 (5.0)64.6 (62, 0, 966)(24, 452)b
 Speech therapyContact1.6 (4.9)53.8 (52, 0, 753)2.8 (12.6)100.1 (93, 0, 3119)(−192, 54)
 Social workContact2.2 (4.9)146.0 (143, 0, 1657)2.2 (5.2)155.7 (153, 0, 2071)(−137, 109)
 PsychologistContact2.6 (5.4)216.1 (214, 0, 2001)4.8 (12.7)401.2 (391, 0, 6058)(− 504, 84)
 Psychiatric nurseContact0.1 (0.6)3.2 (3, 0, 91)0.1 (0.6)3.4 (3, 0, 91)(−7, 6)
 PsychiatristContact0.4 (1.3)42.1 (41, 0, 656)0.2 (1.0)24.9 (24, 0, 656)(−31, 64)
 Rehabilitation day treatmentDay7.1 (17.8)1883.3 (1831, 0, 24,521)4.2 (13.7)1123.9 (1066, 0, 22,522)(− 809, 2271)
 MedicationOther 190.1 (187, 0, 984) 289,1 (288, 0, 1454)(− 202, 6)
Subtotal (SD)  6138.2 (832.1) 5898.8 (986.1)(−2352, 2685)
Non-healthcare
 Travel costsOther 342.9 (343, 0, 1202) 336.8 (335, 6, 1762)(−132, 132)
 Productivity costsHours/week5.6 (9.6)5392.4 (5322, 0, 39,107)4.4 (7.7)4187.3 (4144, 0, 29,997)(− 1943, 4421)
 Productivity costs partnerHours/week1.0 (2.4)955.9 (929, 0, 10,546)1.4 (4.3)1360.6 (1319, 0, 24,373)(− 1704, 784)
 Paid helpHours49.7 (108.9)1837.6 (1794, 0, 20,518)50.1 (140.6)1838.9 (1762, 0, 32,858)(− 1692, 1564)
 Unpaid helpHours141.7 (256.1)1885.9 (1862, 0, 17,171)88.3 (158.6)1170.0 (1168, 0, 12,009)(− 244, 1814)
 ToolscItem0.6 (1.1)105.7 (104, 0, 1077)0.9 (1.2)230.9 (226, 0, 2286)(−272, −3)b
 Home adjustmentscItem0.2 (0.6)22.4 (22, 0, 384)0.3 (0.6)192.0 (187, 0, 3843)(−359, −16)b
Subtotal (SD)  11,320.2 (1469.8) 9506.9 (1360.1)(−1923, 5769)
Intervention costsOther 764.2 222.1 
Total societal costs (SD)  17,333.2 (1813.7) 15,520.1 (2028.9)(−3380, 7099)
  1. a95% Confidence Interval level
  2. bsignificant difference
  3. cTools: e.g. brace, special glasses; Home adjustments: e.g. toilet or shower adjustment