Eastern Vascular Society. Annual meeting. New York NY (USA), 1992/04/30.
The diagnosis-related groups have encouraged physicians to become more efficient in the care of their patients; often, however, raising the question of safety.
For 3 years all patients undergoing carotid endarterectomy at our institution were monitored in the intensive care unit for 24 hours and the majority were discharged on the second postoperative day.
After review of these patient's hospital records and direct patient interviews, it was clear that many patients did not require a stay in the intensive care unit and could be discharged on the first postoperative day.
Mots-clés Pascal : Artère pathologie, Economie santé, Carotide, Appareil circulatoire pathologie, Vaisseau sanguin pathologie, Système nerveux pathologie, Cérébrovasculaire pathologie, Endartériectomie, Chirurgie, Traitement, Hospitalisation, Durée, Homme, Coût
Mots-clés Pascal anglais : Arteriopathy, Health economy, Carotid, Cardiovascular disease, Vascular disease, Nervous system diseases, Cerebrovascular disease, Endarteriectomy, Surgery, Treatment, Hospitalization, Duration, Human, Costs
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