Table 1

Observed sample, unadjusted hospitalisation patterns

Patients livingP value
…in nursing Home… not in nursing Home
Number of patients31 0793 841 166
Number of hospitalised patients13 478560 998
Number of admissions and readmissions23 982909 260
Hospitalisation rate
(per 100 patients per year)
77.1623.67<0.0001
PAHs (n, %)6449 (26.89)136 543 (15.02)<0.0001
UHs (n, %)15 647 (65.24)398 167 (43.79)<0.0001
  • PAH , potentially avoidable hospitalisation; UH, unplanned hospitalisation.