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Table 1 Cost data sources

From: Erratum to: ‘Quality of life and costs of spasticity treatment in German stroke patients’

Item Cost sources
Drugs German Rote Liste 2013, web-based research
Ambulatory medical treatment German value measurement (EBM 2000+) and fee regulations for doctors (GOÄ)
Non-pharmacological therapies According to agreements between German health insurance funds and professional organizations
Medical devices / aids Web-based research
Hospitalisation and Rehabilitation German Diagnosis-Related Groups (G-DRG), web- and phone-based research
Nursing home care According to German long term care insurance
Reduction in earning capacity Average payments according to German retirement insurance