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Research Article

The Impact on Emergency Department Utilization and Patient Flows after Integrating with a General Practitioner Cooperative: An Observational Study

Table 3

Patient numbers at the regional GPC before and after the ECAP (after hours).

TotalPre-ECAPPost-ECAPTotal
Year200620072008Subtotal200920102011Subtotal

Telephone advice33.86637.48541.411112.76252.54148.48150,459151.481264.243
GPC consultation58.06262.34563.37518378277.87577.81276,559232.246416.028
Home visit10.77311.38511.46033.61810.7419.1568,92128.81872.436
Total102.701111.215116.246330.162141.157135.449135.939412.545752.707

The regional GPC consists of three GPCs including the studied GPC. Separate GPC data is not available since it is not registered as such.

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