Utilization of health care resources after stroke. A population-based study of 258 hospitalized cases followed during the first year.
In a prospective population-based study the cumulative utilization of health care resources (and the rehabilitation outcome) was followed in consecutive stroke patients 3, 6 and 12 months after the on set of the disease.
The study group comprised 258 patients diseased during the period February 1st 1986-January 31th 1987.
The pattern of various forms of hospital beds and non-hospital facilities in open care utilized during the first post-stroke year was analysed at 1986 year's cost level.
The mean utilization of acute hospital beds during the initial phase was 15 days; at an expenditure cost of 26,670 SEK ($3,683).
Mots-clés Pascal : Accident cérébrovasculaire, Cérébrovasculaire pathologie, Economie santé, Réhabilitation, Service santé, Organisation santé, Analyse coût, Système nerveux pathologie, Homme
Mots-clés Pascal anglais : Stroke, Cerebrovascular disease, Health economy, Rehabilitation, Health service, Public health organization, Cost analysis, Nervous system diseases, Human
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Cote : 92-0245804
Code Inist : 002B17C. Création : 199406.