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Table 3 Out-of-pocket expenses per patient

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

Presurgical modality All Squamous cell carcinomaa Basal CELL carcinoma
Presurgical TD patients Presurgical CR patients Presurgical TD patients Presurgical CR patients Presurgical TD patients Presurgical CR patients
Opportunity cost of visits (€) 7.21 15.39 3.53 6.36 10.22 14.71
Direct costs of visits
 Visit fees (€) 8.50 12.03 13.46 54.47 17.80 39.18
 Transport cost (€) 14.31 36.29 9.33 11.50 9.95 12.38
Out-of-pocket expenses (€) 30.02 63.71 26.33 72.33 37.97 66.27
  1. TD: Teledermatology; CR: conventional referral; PCP: primary care provider
  2. aIncludes patients with Melanoma