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Table 2 Healthcare resource utilization categories

From: The direct healthcare costs attributable to West Nile virus illness in Ontario, Canada: a population-based cohort study using laboratory and health administrative data

Healthcare utilization category
Acute inpatient hospitalization
Emergency department visits
Physician services
Same day surgeries, other ambulatory treatments (e.g., dialysis, oncology)
Prescription medication
Other:Inpatient rehabilitation
Inpatient mental health services
Complex continuing care
Long-term care
Home care
Equipment (devices)