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Table 4 OLS regression results: healthcare costs (N = 1047)

From: Centralising acute stroke care within clinical practice in the Netherlands: lower bounds of the causal impact

Total costs at 3 months ($US)RestrictedFull
Centralised− 1704a (626)− 1611b (626)
Gender 1255a (522)
Age 25–45 (baseline)
 Age 46–65 2150a (931)
 Age 65–96 2317b (661)
 IVT received − 755 (850)
GP (baseline)
 911 −58 (700)
 Self-referral 527 (752)
 Intra-hospital 509 (1386)
SNIHSS on arrival 762b (139)
Transported by EMS 2847b (661)
Constant9944b (319)3838b (808)
R-squared0.00630.1020
  1. GP General Practitioner, sNIHSS short National Institutes of Health Stroke Scale, EMS Emergency Medical Services. Robust standard errors are presented in the parentheses. Inference: a/b indicate significant differences at the 5%/1% level
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