TITLE

Ten-year trend: surgeries up, hospitalizations down

AUTHOR(S)
Eggertson, Laura
PUB. DATE
March 2007
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;3/13/2007, Vol. 176 Issue 6, p756
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the trends in the inpatient hospitalizations and surgeries in Canada. According to a report by Canadian Institute for Health Information (CIHI), there is decline in the number of patients admitted to the hospital and an increase in surgeries. The article also reports on the use of technologies for day surgeries including laparoscopic and arthroscopic procedures.
ACCESSION #
24225645

 

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