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Table 3 All-cause and contraceptive healthcare payments per patient per month (PPPM) for contraceptive users 1

From: Medicaid spending on contraceptive coverage and pregnancy-related care

Variable Healthcare payments per patient per month (PPPM)
  All-cause payments All-cause payments difference relative to OC Contraceptive payments3 Contraceptive payments difference relative to OC
   Unadjusted Adjusted2(95% CI)   Unadjusted Adjusted2(95% CI)
Index contraceptive       
 OC (N = 115,873) $365 Reference Reference $18.3 Reference Reference
 Transdermal (N = 11,577) $308 -$57.1 -$4.4 (−17.5;8.6) $19.9 $1.7 $3.6 (3.1; 4.0)
 Vaginal ring (N = 7,970) $215 -$150 $7.5 (−6.5;23.6) $21.6 $3.3 $5.1 (4.6; 5.6)
 Injectable (N = 29,817) $410 $45.1 $8.2 (−2.1;18.3) $8.8 -$9.4 -$9.6 (−9.8; −9.4)
 IUD (N = 37,767) $194 -$171 -$51.8 (−58.1;-45.0) $36.8 $18.6 $14.9 (14.5; 15.3)
 Implant (N = 6,526) $237 -$128 -$52.5 (−64.2;-41.1) $29.9 $11.6 $7.4 (6.6; 8.1)
  1. Notes: 1. From the index date until the earliest date between health plan disenrollement, lack of follow-up data, or 12 months after the index date.
  2. 2. Adjusted for age, region, race, year of index date, charlson comorbidity index, other comorbidities, parous status, and baseline healthcare payments.
  3. 3. Payments for any contraceptives (OC, IUD, transdermal, ring, injectable, and implant).