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Table 2 Distribution of outcomes by country

From: Under the same roof: co-location of practitioners within primary care is associated with specialized chronic care management

Outcomes Ontario New Zealand Total
  Practices offering service (%)
Disease management programs N = 164 N = 153 N = 317
Chronic heart failure 50 (30.5) 43 (28.1) 93 (29.3)
Asthma 51 (31.1) 52 (34.0) 103 (32.5)
Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease 65 (39.6) 57 (37.3) 122 (38.5)
Diabetes 111 (67.7) 102 (66.7) 213 (67.2)
Special sessions/clinics N = 165 N = 160 N = 325
Diabetes 74 (44.9) 89 (55.6) 163 (50.2)
Hypertension 30 (18.2) 37 (23.1) 67 (20.6)
Elderly 31 (18.8) 39 (24.4) 70 (21.5)
  N = 137 N = 157 N = 294
High-level of nurse service provision 61 (44.5) 143 (91.1) 204 (69.4)
  Mean, SD (median)
  N = 167 N = 163 N = 330
Extent of equipment in practice* 12, 3.1 (12) 17.5, 2.1 (18) 14.7, 3.8 (15)
  1. *Derived from summed variables, 1 point given for each affirmative response, maximum possible =30.
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