hospital mortality rate

hospital mortality rate

The death rate/1000 admissions at a particular hospital. See High mortality outlier.
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7-9 Recent studies from the United States10 have demonstrated that a high hospital mortality rate of around 10% is still being observed in low-volume hospitals, whereas the hospital mortality rate in high-volume centres is less than 5%.
In addition, these patients had a rather long length of hospital stay (mean 103 days) and a high hospital mortality rate (41.
hospitals, a continuing decline in hospital mortality rate, along with recognition and certification as a center of excellence for bariatric surgery and stroke.
Hip fracture in the hospital mortality rate was defined as the proportion of fatal events to the total number of patients hospitalized for this condition (22).
7) The group of patients that met the 6-hour sepsis bundle requirements had a 23% hospital mortality rate compared with a 49% hospital mortality rate in the noncompliant group (RR 2.
However, the hospital mortality rate was lower for patients with BMI 30-34.
In its site visits to most of the Paris hospitals in 1790, the Poverty Committee discovered for itself the "grim reality" of Old Regime institutions: orphans suffering from scabies, ringworm, scrofula and scurvy; as many as 200 men and women tormented by venereal diseases occupying a waiting room with 20-25 beds at Bicetre hospital, too sick and weak to move; and an impossibly gigantic Hotel-Dieu, with the highest hospital mortality rate in the world due in large measure to the crowding of four to six patients into every available bed.
Hospital Mortality rate refers to the percentage of patients who die while in the hospital.
One hundred seventeen patients underwent up-front surgery, with a hospital mortality rate of 1.

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