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Table 5 2000 Cohort/Merged OA/RA medications and hospital morbidity data

From: Using clinical trial data and linked administrative health data to reduce the risk of adverse events associated with the uptake of newly released drugs by older Australians: a model process

Total number of patients 61,139 % of total
Patients with OA/RA medications only 26,870 44%
Patients with OA/RA morbidities only 2,171 4%
Patients with OA/RA medications linked to OA/RA morbidities 3,150 5%
Patients with OA/RA medications linked to non-OA/RA morbidities 28,948 47%
   100%