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Table 7 Group by type of patients

From: Determinants of catastrophic health expenditures in Iran: a systematic review and meta-analysis

Group by type of patients N Event rate Lower limit Upper limit P-value
Cancer patients 3 0.545 0.332 0.744 0.686
Dialysis patients 3 0.373 0.197 0.591 0.252
Hospitalized patients 4 0.183 0.096 0.320 0.000
Kidney transplant patients 1 0.187 0.047 0.520 0.063
MS patients 2 0.091 0.032 0.230 0.000
Overall 13 0.253 0.117 0.465 0.024