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Table 3 Differences in the number attendances and cost per visit

From: Exploration of the costs of accessing health services: data from a longitudinal study of young people in transition from paediatric to adult services

Variable Time Point 1 Time Point 2 Mean
Difference
Wilcoxon Matched Pairs Signed-Ranks Test Statistic
ASD (N = 134)
 Number of Attendances 6.69 5.90 −0.79 0.300
 Cost per Visit 24.03 22.10 −1.93** 0.013
Cerebral Palsy (N = 108)
 Number of Attendances 7.24 6.17 −1.07 0.106
 Cost per Visit 40.46 35.75 −4.71 0.431
Diabetes (N = 200)
 Number of Attendances 6.59 6.36 −0.23* 0.086
 Cost per Visit 38.12 35.52 −2.60 0.291
Overall (N = 442)
 Number of Attendances 6.78 6.17 −0.61** 0.011
 Cost per Visit 38.14 35.44 −2.70** 0.025
  1. Wilcoxon Matched Pairs Signed-Ranks Test Statistics *** p < 0.01, ** p < 0.05, * p < 0.1.