Health costs and income in euros before and after a diagnosis of idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis (IPF) diagnosis

Inpatient treatment1040±3785904±37400.97014 683±18 4401528±5500<0.0001
Outpatient treatment266±567223±11980.3021198±3314426±1673<0.0001
National Health Insurance243±231246±3391.0464±476325±372<0.0001
Direct costs#2030176417 4952813
Employment income13 603±23 85215 558±24 6840.2805164±15 50610 841±20 854<0.0001
Indirect costs19555677
Public transfer payments+10 72610 19412 47811 653
Total costs§3985176423 1732813
Net costsƒ275321 184

Data are presented as mean±sd or mean value per individual, unless otherwise stated. #: the sum of inpatient treatment, outpatient treatment, medication and national health insurance; : the difference in employment income between cases and controls; +: the sum of pensions, other public transfer payments and publicly funded sickness benefits; §: sum of direct and indirect costs; ƒ: the difference between direct costs, indirect costs and public transfer payments.