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Table 5 Inpatient hospice care use in the study cohort

From: Costs of care at the end of life among elderly patients with chronic kidney disease: patterns and predictors in a nationwide cohort study

Year Number of User % of Total Patient Population Total Number of Patients
2002 0 0.0% 4989
2003 0 0.0% 7164
2004 0 0.0% 6917
2005 0 0.0% 6236
2006 0 0.0% 6156
2007 0 0.0% 5934
2008 0 0.0% 5747
2009 31 0.6% 5295
2010 165 3.0% 5544
2011 228 4.3% 5289
2012 211 3.6% 5853
Total 635 1.0% 65,124