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Table. 2.

Table. 2.

Current status of gout treatment in Korean medical institutions

Factors N %
Number of new patients per month
≤5 333 86.7
6∼10 42 10.9
11∼15 6 1.6
16∼20 1 0.3
21≤ 2 0.5
Duration of treatment
<2 weeks 159 41.4
2 weeks≤, <1 month 121 31.5
1 month≤, 2 months 44 11.5
2 months≤, <3 months 32 8.3
3 months≤, <6 months 14 3.6
6 months≤, <1 year 4 1.0
1 year≤ 10 2.6
Daily non-reimbursement expenses (won)
<5000 72 41.4
5000≤, <10000 87 31.5
10000≤, <20000 121 11.5
20000≤, <50000 75 8.3
50000≤, <100000 12 3.6
100000≤ 17 1.0
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