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Weekend Admissions and In-Hospital Mortality Core

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Pages: 27 File Details: (PDF) 747 KB
Date: Jun 12, 2014 Price A/B: Free
ISBN: 978-1-77109-286-9 Action: Download

Do patients admitted to Canada's acute care hospitals on weekends have a higher risk of dying than those admitted on weekdays? Recent studies in the United Kingdom and elsewhere have suggested that patients in certain groups have a higher death rate when they are admitted to hospital on a Saturday or Sunday. Weekend Admissions and In-Hospital Mortality takes a look at this issue and explores factors at patient and system levels that might help explain the results.

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Weekend Admissions and In-Hospital Mortality

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Weekend Admissions and In-Hospital Mortality Core

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Pages: 29 File Details: (PDF) 812 KB
Date: Jun 12, 2014 Price A/B: Free
ISBN: 978-1-77109-287-6 Action: Download

Do patients admitted to Canada's acute care hospitals on weekends have a higher risk of dying than those admitted on weekdays? Recent studies in the United Kingdom and elsewhere have suggested that patients in certain groups have a higher death rate when they are admitted to hospital on a Saturday or Sunday. Weekend Admissions and In-Hospital Mortality takes a look at this issue and explores factors at patient and system levels that might help explain the results.

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Weekend Admissions and In-Hospital Mortality

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hsr@cihi.ca

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