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Nurs Econ. 2006 Nov-Dec;24(6):298-307, 279.

Inpatient nursing unit volume, length of stay, cost, and mortality.

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Decision Support, Yale-New Haven Health System, New Haven, CT, USA.

Abstract

Nursing unit volume-outcome relationships exist for patients assigned selected DRGs. This finding suggests that, in some cases, aggregating inpatients with similar clinical conditions may result in lower cost of care, shorter length of stay, and fewer hospital deaths.

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