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Table 6 Odds ratio (OR) estimates to experience a successful surgery, 2006-2015

From: A pain relieving reimbursement program? Effects of a value-based reimbursement program on patient reported outcome measures

  Point Estimate 95 % Confidence Limits p-value
STHLM-VBRP 1.075 0.950 1.216 0.2521
Age 0.963 0.959 0.967 <.0001
Female 1.020 0.904 1.150 0.7529
Comorbidity level (CCI) 0.957 0.887 1.031 0.2463
Low educational level 0.791 0.688 0.910 0.001
Annual income 1 1 1 <.0001
Born outside of Europe 0.555 0.448 0.689 <.0001
  1. Note: STHLM-VBRP=Stockholm value-based reimbursement program, CCI=Charlson comorbidity index, Low educational level refers to patients that have not finished secondary education
  2. Odds ratio estimates to experience a successful surgery with respect to the introduction of the STHLM-VBRP and patient characteristics. Odds ratios above 1.0 indicate a higher odds of a successful surgery in that category than in the reference group, whereas odds ratios below 1.0 indicates a lower odds of a successful surgery