Total hospital stay for hip fracture: measuring the variations due to pre-fracture residence, rehabilitation, complications and comorbidities

Source:  BMC Health Services Research 2015, 22 January [epub]

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Date of publication:  January 2014

Publication type:  Journal article

Length of publication:  14 pages

In a nutshell:  This study identifies the frequency and mean duration of the component episodes within total hospital stay, rather than just the acute phase of care, and measures the impacts of patient-level and clinical service variables upon both acute phase and total length of stay.

Acknowledgement:  BMC Health Services Research

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