Table 4

Total costs for healthcare encounters among 58 patients, categorised by main conditions for each encounter, during 6 months after diagnosis with TS

ICD chapter and sub-chapter*Costs by chaptersCosts by sub- chapters†
Total costMean cost per encounterTotal costMean cost per encounter
EUREUR (95%  CI)EUREUR (95%  CI)
I Certain infectious and parasitic diseases (A00–B99)448149 (–)
II Neoplasms (C00–D48)25 5571065 (4 to 2126)
III Blood and blood-forming organs diseases and certain disorders involving the immune mechanism (D50–D89)207104 (38 to 169)
IV Endocrine, nutritional and metabolic diseases (E00–E90)6599347 (11 to 684)
V Mental and behavioural disorders (F00–F99)36 206647 (−197 to 1490)
VI Nervous system diseases (G00–G99)5980460 (216 to 704)
VII Eye and adnexa diseases (H00–H59)1088109 (44 to 174)
VIII Ear and mastoid process diseases (H60–H95)739246 (169 to 324)
IX Circulatory system diseases (I00–I99)413 8411019 (823 to 1215)
 IX 3 (I1–I159)6811184 (77 to 291)
 IX 5 (I21–I219, I200 and I209)32 8762055 (1090 to 3020)
 IX 9 (I25–I259)7722106 (55 to 156)
 IX 11 (I3–I399)381381 (–)
 IX 12 (I40–I419 and I43–I499)18 914822 (201 to 1443)
 IX 13 (I42–I429)268 6321272 (1011 to 1533)
 IX 14 (I5–I599)52 1381448 (728 to 2169)
 IX 15 (I60–I999)25 3683171 (−1973 to 8315)
X Respiratory system diseases (J00–J99)29 002806 (374 to 1237)
XI Digestive system diseases (K00–K93)51731293 (208 to 2378)
XII Skin and subcutaneous tissue diseases (L00–L99)1121224 (171 to 277)
XIII Musculoskeletal system and connective tissue diseases (M00–M99)14 166354 (137 to 571)
XIV Genitourinary system diseases (N00–N99)57997 (47 to 146)
XVIII Symptoms, signs and abnormal clinical and laboratory findings, not elsewhere classified (R00–R99)15 106321 (210 to 433)
XIX Injury, poisoning and certain other consequences of external causes (S00–T98)4359363 (−182 to 908)
XXI Factors influencing health status and contact with health services (Z00–Z99)30 060423 (264 to 583)
XXII Codes for special purposes (U00–U99)3915186 (170 to 202)
Not registered673130 (26 to 34)
Total cost 600 876
Of which at least one condition was in chapter IX‡ (per cent of total cost)465 493 (77.5)
Of which the main condition was in chapter IX (per cent of total cost)413 841 (68.9)
  • *No costs were associated with the omitted chapters and sub-chapters.

  • †Only specified for ICD chapter IX Circulatory system diseases.

  • ‡At least one condition in chapter IX 3: €176 829; IX 5: €62 397; IX 9: €41 120; IX 11: €4678; IX 12: €51 190; IX 13: €304 623; IX 14: €117 898 and IX 15: €42 600. Costs for a specific visit may be included in the sum for more than one sub-chapter.

  • TS, takotsubo syndrome.