Patient evaluation of early discharge after hip arthroplasty: development of a measure and comparison of three centres with differing durations of stay

Source:  Clinical Rehabilitation 2013, 27(9), 854-63

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Date of publication:  September 2013

Publication type:  Journal article

In a nutshell:  Compares patient outcomes between a surgical unit with a rapid discharge policy of median 3 days and two comparison units with postoperative stays of median 5 and 6 days.

Length of publication:  10 pages

Some important notes:  You will need an NHS Athens username and password to access this article.  Please contact your local NHS library if you cannot access the full text.  Follow this link to find your local NHS library.

Acknowledgement:  Clinical Rehabilitation

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