Table 2.

Adjusted incidence rate ratios for face-to-face consultations

ComplexityAdjusted IRR (95% CI)P-value
Prescription group (ref category: none)
  1–43.3812(3.2651 to 3.5014)<0.001
  5–95.5731(5.3808 to 5.7724)<0.001
  ≥109.8991(9.5501 to 10.2608)<0.001
Frailty category (reference category: fit)
  Mild1.1794(1.1627 to 1.1963)<0.001
  Moderate1.3917(1.3693 to 1.4145)<0.001
  Severe1.6401(1.6101 to 1.6706)<0.001
IMD quintile of deprivation (reference category: 3 – median quintile)
  1 (most deprived)0.9729(0.9585 to 0.9875)0.029
  20.9851(0.9711 to 0.9992)<0.001
  40.9426(0.9281 to 0.9573)<0.001
  5 (least deprived)0.9251(0.9093 to 0.9412)<0.001
Week of 2020 (ref category week 8)
  91.0391(1.0207 to 1.0578)<0.001
  101.0615(1.0428 to 1.0806)<0.001
  110.9436(0.9265 to 0.9609)<0.001
  120.5712(0.5594 to 0.5832)<0.001
  130.4007(0.3913 to 0.4104)<0.001
  140.3401(0.3319 to 0.3484)<0.001
  150.3556(0.3466 to 0.3648)<0.001
  160.3652(0.3560 to 0.3746)<0.001
  170.3968(0.3873 to 0.4065)<0.001
  180.4159(0.4064 to 0.4256)<0.001
  190.3497(0.3417 to 0.3580)<0.001
  • IMD = Index of Multiple Deprivation.12 IRR = incidence rate ratio.