TITLE

Why Youths Land in Sick Bay

PUB. DATE
February 2000
SOURCE
H&HN: Hospitals & Health Networks;Feb2000, Vol. 74 Issue 2, p70
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Provides information on a report conducted by the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality which focused on the hospitalization of youths. Reasons for hospitalization of youths; Health problems that put children over the age of five in hospitals.
ACCESSION #
2842552

 

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