Table 4.

Use of Medical Care by Patients*

TCP Value
(GEE)
Number of scheduled doctor office visits1.242.25.005
Number of follow-up doctors office visits
after an episode of symptoms
.941.61.005
Number of ED visits.65.67NS
Number of hospitalizations.081.076NS
  • * GEE method to assess Time2 scores with baseline scores and group assignment as covariates in regression models.