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Table 2 Health service use in the immediate 6-months after hospital discharge

From: The influence of personal factors, unmet need and service obstacles on the relationship between health service use and outcome after brain injury

Variable Percentage of participants that accessed services (n = 41) Median (IQR) number of service contacts
Outpatient medical specialist 85% 2 (1–4)
Outpatient nursing 34% 0 (0–1)
Outpatient allied health 90% 3 (0–17)
Medical acute 56% 1 (0–2)
Re-hospitalized a
 Once 22%
 Twice 5%
Transitional rehabilitation 83%
  1. IQR Interquartile range
  2. aRe-hospitalization was considered at least one overnight hospital stay