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Table 1 Hospital spells for COPD patients stratified by LTOT status (includes all patients classed as COPD in hospital episode statistics/SUS Data)

From: Evaluation of oxygen prescription in relation to hospital admission rate in patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease

Hospital spells Never LTOT n = 1647 Received LTOT n = 295
1 179 117
2-5 415 137
6-10 40 31
11-20 11 8
21+ 2 2