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Table 6 Total medical expenditure for utilizing ER service, outpatient clinical consultations and hospitalization within one year of diagnosis of cerebral palsy

From: Complementary traditional Chinese medicine use in Children with cerebral palsy: a nationwide retrospective cohort study in Taiwan

Healthcare service TCM user Non-TCM user  
Meana SD Meana SD t-test
ER 1671.7 1591.2 1976.1 1990.9 0.002
Outpatient clinical consultations 1739.4 2267.4 891.8 1327.0 0.03
Hospitalization 33342.7 63914.2 46583.5 80183.7 0.001
  1. aNew Taiwan dollars