Table 6

Non-drug treatments received by patients with RA in inpatient or outpatient care within the previous 12 months; only patients treated by rheumatologists within the previous six months are included (1998; values are percentages)

Patients with in- or outpatient treatment (n=8001) Patients with inpatient treatment (n=1635) Patients with outpatient treatment only (n=5465)
Individual physiotherapy44.361.336.3
Group physiotherapy17.350.26.7
Massages29.448.621.8
Electrotherapy18.131.213.0
Occupational therapy14.848.94.6
Patient education5.720.01.5
Any of these treatments66.886.959.7