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Die Aufenthaltsdauer von Hernien-Patienten: ein internationaler Vergleich


Gutzwiller, Felix (1977). Die Aufenthaltsdauer von Hernien-Patienten: ein internationaler Vergleich. Sozial- und Präventivmedizin, 22(4):169-170.

Abstract

A comparison of four community hospitals in four countries (U.S.A., Sweden, U.K., Switzerland) shows important differences regarding the average length of stay in these four countries. The mean stay for the diagnosis of inguinal hernia in Switzerland is about twice as high as in the other countries. Explanations for such variations lie with the shape of the system of care rather than with the medical needs of different populations.

A comparison of four community hospitals in four countries (U.S.A., Sweden, U.K., Switzerland) shows important differences regarding the average length of stay in these four countries. The mean stay for the diagnosis of inguinal hernia in Switzerland is about twice as high as in the other countries. Explanations for such variations lie with the shape of the system of care rather than with the medical needs of different populations.

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Other titles:Length of stay of hernia patients: an international comparison
Item Type:Journal Article, refereed, further contribution
Communities & Collections:04 Faculty of Medicine > Epidemiology, Biostatistics and Prevention Institute (EBPI)
Dewey Decimal Classification:610 Medicine & health
Language:German
Date:1977
Deposited On:21 Aug 2013 08:33
Last Modified:05 Apr 2016 16:55
Publisher:Springer
ISSN:0303-8408
Publisher DOI:https://doi.org/10.1007/BF02078741
PubMed ID:605675

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