The Association between comorbidity and length of hospital stay and costs in total hip arthroplasty patients: a systematic review

Source:  Journal of Arthroplasty 2013, 2 December [Epub ahead of print]

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Date of publication:  December 2013

Publication type:  Journal article

In a nutshell:  Systematic review examining the relationship between comorbidities, length of stay and hospital costs, concluding that existing studies show limited evidence of positive correlation between comorbidities, LoS and costs.

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:  Journal of Arthroplasty

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