Table 5

Average annual costs per patient hospitalised with AF by sex

SexCost estimates
Mean total cost (%)95% CI
Male
 Inpatient2935 (79.99)(2915 to 2955)
 Outpatient31 (8.46)(308 to 313)
 Care home165 (4.50)(154 to 177)
 PIS242 (6.60)(240 to 245)
 Total3669(3872 to 3927)
Female
 Inpatient3022 (77.49)(3001 to 3042)
 Outpatient310 (7.96)(308 to 313)
 Care home268 (6.88)(255 to 281)
 PIS259 (6.64)(256 to 262)
 Total3968(3872 to 3927)
  • PIS, prescribing information system.