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Table 2 Length of Hospital Stay, Mean Cost of Episode Per Patient and Cost Components -PPP$

From: COVID-19 healthcare cost and length of hospital stay in Turkey: retrospective analysis from the first peak of the pandemic

  Ward (n = 893) ICU (n = 163) Total (n = 1056)
Mean (SD) Median (IQR) Min-Max Mean (SD) Median (IQR) Min-Max Mean (SD) Median Min-Max
Length of stay (days) 8.0 (4.7) 7.0 (5.0) 1.0–54.0 14.8 (12.0) 13.0 (12.0) 1.0–93.0 9.1 (6.9) 7.0 (6.0) 1.0–93.0
Costs (PPP$)
 Physician costs 10.3 (18.9) 3.7 (11.0) 0.0–332.1 17.5 (24.3) 11.0 (18.3) 0.0–198.0 11.4 (20.0) 3.7 (14.7) 0.0–332.1
 Laboratory tests 543.7 (353.0) 480.9 (355.8) 0.0–3,739.5 465.4 (458.7) 321.2 (478.8) 0.0–3,023.5 531.6 (372.1) 465.3 (389.9) 0.0–3,739.5
 Imaging tests 37.0 (101.1) 12.4 (20.7) 0.0–.1,249.0 34.0 (79.2) 5.5 (42.5) 0.0–792.2 36.7 (98.0) 12.4 (22.7) 0.0–1,249.0
 Bed 427.9 (273.7) 361.7 (285.6) 24.4–2,488.9 314.8 (349.3) 173.6 (333.9) 0.0–2,347.3 410.4 (289.4) 337.2 (297.8) 0.0–2,488.9
 Interventions 249.4 (249.7) 204.3 (158.2) 0.0–3,887,0 277.7 (583.5) 132.9 (290.6) 0.0–5,741.8 253.7 (324.2) 192.6 (177.9) 0.0–5,741.8
 Drugs 312.9 (660.5) 95.1 (247.1) 0.0–9,421.7 1,843.1 (2,442.7) 958.3 (2,115.9) 0.0–18,497.7 549.1 (1,261.4) 115.1 (412.9) 0.0–18,497.7
 Medical supplies 19.2 (132.0) 6.1 (10.7) 0.0–3,158.3 1082.9 (2,630.9) 231.4 (499.2) 0.0–17,100.3 183.4 (1,107.0) 7.1 (16.1) 0.0–17,100.3
 Procedural packages 2,345.7 (1,856.8) 2,222.5 (2,222.5) 0.0–19,631.8 10,352.7 (11,281.7) 7,256.8 (11,215.1) 0.0–74,256.5 3,581.6 (5,553.0) 2,222.5 (2,222.5) 0.0–74,256.5
 Total costs 3,946.2 (2,918.9) 3,294.2 (2,996.7) 45.6–30,201.4 14,388.1 (14,968.0) 9,956.2 (13,341.2) 80.5–96,130.1 5,557.9 (7,473.4) 3,585.9 (3,754.5) 45.6–96,130.1
  1. SD: Standard deviation; IQR: Interquartile range; Min: minimum; Max: Maximum; ICU: Intensive care unit; PPP: Purchasing power parity