Table 3

Base case values of percentages of patients with a COPD exacerbation, hospitalisation and medication use for an exacerbation

Base case value (95% CI)
Self-treatmentControl
Patients with an exacerbation (%)90.0 (83.1 to 96.9)84.7 (76.3 to 93.1)
Patients with a hospitalisation when having an exacerbation and health care contact (%)17.7 (8.8 to 26.6)24.6 (14.7 to 34.5)
Patients with medication use for an exacerbation when not hospitalised but having an exacerbation and a health care contact (%)90.8 (84.0 to 97.6)61.4 (50.2 to 72.6)