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Code Status in Japan

Background: Cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) is part of the standard of care for the event of cardiac arrest during hospital admissions. The “do not resuscitate” (DNR) order documents that patients do not wish to pursue CPR [...]

By | 2016-02-01T08:00:34+00:00 February 1st, 2016|Geriatrics, Research Abstracts|Comments Off on Code Status in Japan

Predictors of Length of Stay in a Large National Cohort of Hospitalized Patients

Background: Factors that impact the length of stay (LOS) in hospitalized patients have not been well characterized. We used a dataset from a large national cohort of hospitalized patients to determine if patient demographics, admission [...]

By | 2016-02-01T08:00:34+00:00 February 1st, 2016|Outcomes Research, Research Abstracts|Comments Off on Predictors of Length of Stay in a Large National Cohort of Hospitalized Patients