The article presents estimated cost of ambulatory treatment of patients with cardiovascular diseases such as ischemic heart disease, essential hypertension at different stages and severity, dilated cardiomyopathy, neurocirculatory dystonic 457 patients (341 men and 116 women) were enrolled for the study group. Pharmacoeconomic calculations and estimated cost treatment assessment were carried out after ambulatory medical records of the patients and treatment recommendations had been carefully analyzed by experts. The amount of cost having been spent for one day, one month (30 days) and year (365 days) treatment on each nosologic unit separately for the men and the women was calculated.
Based on data analysis concerning the character and the frequency of diseases as well as medication therapy costs, there has been developed a functional model of the provision of needs in costs on medication aid for elderly and advanced old people in patient care institutions. This model allows take into account age peculiarities of the patients (polymorbidity, disease severity, regional differences in the character of pathology).