Source: Acta Orthopaedica 2014; Oct 17th [epub before print]
Date of publication: October 2014
Publication type: Journal article
In a nutshell: Uses data from the Finnish Hospital Discharge Register and the Finnish Arthroplasty Register to investigate whether knee replacements performed in very-high-volume hospitals are associated not only with shorter length of stay and length of uninterrupted institutional care, but also with higher discharge rates to other institutional care facilities.
Length of publication: 7 pages
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Acknowledgement: Acta Orthopaedica