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Table 6 Cost of care in US dollars by Neonatal morbidity

From: Impact of free newborn care service package on out of pocket expenditure‐evidence from a multicentric study in Nepal

Drugs and Diagnostics N
(60)
Before Free Newborn Care N
(172)
After Free Newborn Care p-value
Mean ± SD Median (IQR) Mean ± SD Median (IQR)
HIE 7 3.2 ± 2.7 2.4 (0-8.6) 34 7.5 ± 7.5 6.5 (0-38.4) 0.10
NNS 24 6.7 ± 13.0 2.4 (0-64.4) 39 6.1 ± 6.2 2.4 (0-25.9) 0.32
HBL 6 2.9 ± 1.9 2.4 (0-5.3) 8 3.1 ± 2.8 2.4 (0-9.6) 0.89
MAS 6 13.7 ± 23.1 4.1 (0–60.0) 21 8.1 ± 7.5 9.6 (0-34.8) 0.81
RDS 2 7.9 ± 7.8 7.9 (2.4–13.4) 10 6.1 ± 3.8 6.2 (0–10.0) 0.66
Others 15 4.0 ± 4.9 2.4 (0-17.3) 60 9.8 ± 13.2 7.7 (0–96.0) 0.007
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