Mental disorders, DRGs, and the elderly.

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Results of this study indicate a significant positive relationship among mental disorder, length of hospital stay, and number of nursing diagnoses. The sample included 110 patients admitted to a teaching hospital and classified under DRG 210 (hip fracture with surgery).

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)25-31
Number of pages7
JournalNursing economic$
Volume7
Issue number1
StatePublished - Jan 1989

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Diagnosis-Related Groups
Mental Disorders
Length of Stay
Nursing Diagnosis
Hip Fractures
Teaching Hospitals

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Mental disorders, DRGs, and the elderly. / Kovner, Christine.

In: Nursing economic$, Vol. 7, No. 1, 01.1989, p. 25-31.

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