Table 2—

Average cost ($) per medical event, by complication, 2007

Medical eventDiabetesChronic complications
General medical
NeurologicalPeripheral vascularCardiovascularRenalMetabolicOphthalmicOther
Hospital inpatient day*1,8532,3632,2263,2251,8722,1562,4081,7182,188
Outpatient visit331487714577592295753403745
Emergency visit6967988116805765941,613636701
Physician office visit132160199151169118182162162
  • Source:

  • *

    * 2004 NIS;

  • 2003–2005 MEPS. Estimates adjusted to 2007 dollars.