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Table 5 Predicted costs per 6-months for surgicalNEC children versus matched controls over time across birth-weights

From: Long term healthcare costs of infants who survived neonatal necrotizing enterocolitis: a retrospective longitudinal study among infants enrolled in Texas Medicaid

  Birth-weight <1000g Birth-weight ≥ 1000g
Age 6-12 12-24 24-36 6-12 12-24 24-36
Control gp.       
Predicted costs 8,540 15,559 10,347 1,526 3,795 3,356
95% CI (low) 6,210 11,830 7,287 1,086 3,026 2,156
95% CI (high) $10,869 19,289 13,407 1,966 4,565 4,554
Surgical NEC gp.       
Predicted costs 34,020 27,013 14,476 17,311 18,764 13,367
95% CI (low) 12,597 9,329 2,945 5,603 7,158 3,143
95% CI (high) 55,443 44,696 26,006 29,020 30,371 23,590