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Table 4 Indirect costs associated with absenteeism- disability in UC

From: Indirect costs associated with ulcerative colitis: a systematic literature review of real-world data

Author, yearCountry% of patients experiencing short term disability% of patients experiencing long term disabilityN. of days absent per patient per yearCostsCosts adjusted
Average ST cost of disability per patient/yearAverage LT cost of disability per patient/yearAverage cost of productivity loss due to disability per patient/yearCurrency, base yearAverage ST cost of disability per patient/yearAverage LT cost of disability per patient/yearAverage cost of productivity loss due to disabilityCurrency, base year
Stark et al. 2006 [28]Germany15%7%NR29124238NREURO, 200430194394NR$, 2017
Cohen et al. 2015 [18]USA16.70%NR12.327132713NR$, 201328242824NR$, 2017
Gibson et al. 2008 [25]USA15.36%NRNR1386NRNR$, 20051794NRNR$, 2017
Mandel et al. 2014 [1]HungaryNRNR10.14beNRNR1310EURO, 2013NRNR1367$, 2017
Malinowski et al. 2016c [16]PolandNRNRNR1111503NREURO, 20121161573NR$, 2017
  1. aIt was reported as 224€ per month per short term and 326€ per month per long term disability
  2. bNot only days associated to disability days
  3. cAuthors also estimated the average cost of disability in the long term for an unlimited period, 211€ however these patients are only a small part 6 out of 6900
  4. dThe study reported 1.56 h per week