Table 2

Distribution of hospital visits among patients with prostate cancer and bone metastasis

Valid visits* (n, %)All visits (n, %)
Medical institution
 Tertiary hospital27 997 (89.3)65 183 (59.9)
 Secondary hospital2669 (8.5)14 518 (13.3)
 Primary hospital687 (2.2)29 106 (26.8)
 Total31 353 (100.0)108 807 (100.0)
Visits, time
Outpatient
 20113298 (13.1)13 025 (13.0)
 20126112 (24.3)24 193 (24.1)
 20137612 (30.3)31 121 (30.9)
 20148131 (32.3)32 215 (32.0)
 Total25 153 (100.0)100 554 (100.0)
Inpatient
 2011908 (14.6)1140 (13.8)
 20121417 (22.9)1912 (23.2)
 20131797 (29.0)2432 (29.5)
 20142078 (33.5)2769 (33.5)
Total6200 (100.0)8253 (100.0)
  • *Visits directly related to the diagnosis or treatment of prostate cancer with bone metastasis.