Table 4

Mean healthcare use measures for individuals without cardiovascular disease (CVD), CVD only, CVD-related comorbidity and CVD non-related comorbidity

VariableNo CVDCVD onlyCVD+related morbiditiesCVD+non-related morbidities
General practitioner77939897
Pharmacy40424544
Inpatient public9273232
Inpatient private2265
Doctor
No coverage161063
Medical card33536260
Private health insurance41181312
Both medical card and private health insurance9191925
Pharmacy
No coverage171281
Medical card32496468
Private health insurance43191112
Both medical card and private health insurance8201719
Inpatient public
No coverage131550
Medical card37386161
Private health insurance37211414
Both medical card and private health insurance13272024
Inpatient private
No coverage3000
Medical card6030
Private health insurance66502771
Both medical card and private health insurance25506928