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Table 2 Out-of-pocket expenses per patient identification analysis

From: Patients’ out-of-pocket expenses analysis of presurgical teledermatology

  Total patients (123) Presurgical TD patients (70) Presurgical CR patients (53)
Mean Stdev 95% CI Mean Stdev 95% CI Mean Stdev 95% CI
Low High Low High Low High
Opportunity cost of visits (€) 10.74 13.78 8.30 13.17 7.21 8.66 5.19 9.24 15.39 17.54 10.67 20.11
Direct costs of visits  
 Visit fees (€) 10.02 3.05 9.48 10.56 8.50 2.89 7.82 9.18 12.03 1.87 11.53 12.53
 Transport cost (€) 23.78 26.74 19.05 28.50 14.31 9.81 12.01 16.60 36.29 35.64 26.69 45.88
  1. TD: Teledermatology; CR: conventional referral; PCP: primary care provider