TITLE

Hospital standardized mortality ratios

AUTHOR(S)
Webster, Greg; Wen, Eugene
PUB. DATE
November 2008
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;11/4/2008, Vol. 179 Issue 10, p1036
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Letter
ABSTRACT
A letter to the editor is presented in response to the article about hospital standardized mortality ratios in the previous issue is presented.
ACCESSION #
34936927

 

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