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  1. Follow-up compliance after emergency department evaluation.

    Article - En anglais

    Study objective

    To identify factors associated with outpatient follow-up of emergency department visits.


    A retrospective review of 587 ED charts meeting strict criteria was performed.

    The following variables were identified: method used to arrange follow-up, age, sex, consultant contacts, distance from patient's residence to hospital, previous physician, recommended time to clinic return, and funding source.

    Compliance was assessed using the outpatient registration computer data base.


    ED and outpatient clinics of an urban university teaching hospital.

    Mots-clés Pascal : Consultation hospitalière, Homme, Service hospitalier, Urgence, Etats Unis, Amérique du Nord, Amérique, Suivi médical, Etude statistique, Adhésion thérapeutique

    Mots-clés Pascal anglais : Hospital consultation, Human, Hospital ward, Emergency, United States, North America, America, Statistical study, Treatment compliance

    Logo du centre Notice produite par :
    Inist-CNRS - Institut de l'Information Scientifique et Technique

    Cote : 93-0325159

    Code Inist : 002B27B14C. Création : 199406.