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Table 2 Number of NHA and average duration until NHA by disease group

From: The influence of primary care quality on nursing home admissions in a multimorbid population with and without dementia in Germany: a retrospective cohort study using health insurance claims data

Disease group People with dementia People without dementia Total
Hypertension and diabetes
 Number of participants in group 2732 6.314 9.046
 Number of NHAs (% of individuals in the group) 1018 (37.3%) 1507 (23.9%) 2525 (27.9%)
 Quarters until NHA, mean (SD) 8.0 (7.4) 11.6 (9.3) 10.1 (8.8)
Hypertension and depression
 Number of participants in group 1231 2006 3237
 Number of NHAs (% of individuals in the group) 482 (39.1%) 556 (27.7%) 1038 (32.1%)
 Quarters until NHA, mean (SD) 8.9 (8.7) 13.5 (11.1) 11.4 (10.3)
Hypertension and COPD
 Number of participants in group 586 1656 2242
 Number of NHAs (% of individuals in the group) 175 (29.9%) 319 (19.3%) 494 (22.0%)
 Quarters until NHA, mean (SD) 8.1 (7.9) 11.8 (10.3) 10.5 (9.7)
Hypertension and diabetes and depression
 Number of participants in group 734 1136 1870
 Number of NHAs (% of individuals in the group) 277 (37.7%) 320 (28.2%) 597 (31.9%)
 Quarters until NHA, mean (SD) 8.2 (8.3) 11.9 (10.0) 10.2 (9.4)
Hypertension and diabetes and COPD
 Number of participants in group 348 1098 1446
 Number of NHAs (% of individuals in the group) 96 (27.6%) 184 (16.8%) 280 (19.4%)
 Quarters until NHA, mean (SD) 7.9 (6.5) 10.5 (9.0) 9.6 (8.3)
Hypertension and diabetes and heart failure
 Number of participants in group 245 627 872
 Number of NHAs (% of individuals in the group) 72 (29.4%) 124 (19.8%) 196 (22.5%)
 Quarters until NHA, mean (SD) 8.3 (7.4) 9.6 (8.1) 9.1 (7.8)
  1. NHA Nursing home admission, SD Standard Deviation, COPD Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, Diabetes Diabetes mellitus type 2