TITLE

Variation in Mortality and Length of Stay in Intensive Care Units

AUTHOR(S)
Knaus, William A.; Wagner, Douglas P.; Zimmerman, Jack E.; Draper, Elizabeth A.
PUB. DATE
May 1993
SOURCE
Annals of Internal Medicine;5/15/93, Vol. 118 Issue 10, p753
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents a study which evaluated the amount of variation in in-hospital mortality and length of intensive care unit (ICU) stay that can be accounted for by clinical data available at ICU admission. Method of the study; Measurements and main outcomes; Results; Conclusions.
ACCESSION #
6987154

 

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