TABLE C-20 Total Direct Costs for Selected Pain Conditions (in millions of US$2010)
|Conditions||Office-based||Hospital Outpatients||Emergency Services||Hospital Inpatients||Prescription Drugs||Total|
|Nonspecific Chest Pain||596||1,040||948||1,930||62||4,576|
NOTE: Dollar amounts were adjusted for inflation as of 2010 using the Medical Care Inflation Index of the Consumer Price Index.
SOURCE: Based on authors’ calculations using the 2008 Medical Expenditure Panel Survey.