Outcome and cost of craniotomy performed to treat tumors in regional academic referral centers Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Academic Medical Centers
  • Brain Neoplasms
  • Craniotomy
  • Hospital Charges
  • Outcome Assessment (Health Care)
  • Referral and Consultation
  • Regional Medical Programs

abstract

  • High-volume regional medical centers are capable of providing services with improved mortality rates and fewer hospital days, although with adjusted costs slightly higher than those at low-volume hospitals.

publication date

  • May 2003

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed ID

  • 12699547

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 1056

end page

  • 63; discussion 1063-5

volume

  • 52

number

  • 5