TABLE D-4 Parental Out of Pocket Expenses and Lost Productivity During Initial Hospitalization

PaperParental WagesLost Productivity of ChildChild CareOther Travel
Brazier (14) N/A N/A N/A N/A Per visit: 3-17Per week: 27.98
Gennaro (30) N/A N/A N/A Total initial hosp 2,500: 433 <2,500: 271
Giacoia (17) N/A N/A N/A N/A Total: 250Per visit: 25
McLoughlin (22) N/A N/A N/A N/A Median: Approx 100 (from figure)
Tommiska (27) <1000: 827a N/A N/A Accomodation <1,000: 165aTotal initial hospital <1,000: 2,755 <1,000: 1763a
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Calculated from data in article.

From: D, A Systematic Review of Costs Associated with Preterm Birth

Cover of Preterm Birth
Preterm Birth: Causes, Consequences, and Prevention.
Institute of Medicine (US) Committee on Understanding Premature Birth and Assuring Healthy Outcomes; Behrman RE, Butler AS, editors.
Washington (DC): National Academies Press (US); 2007.
Copyright © 2007, National Academy of Sciences.

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