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Admission avoidance hospital at home

Abstract:

Background: Admission avoidance hospital at home is a service that provides active treatment by health care professionals in the patient's home for a condition that otherwise would require acute hospital in-patient care, and always for a limited time period. In particular, hospital at home has to offer a specific service to patients in their home requiring health care professionals to take an active part in the patients' care. If hospital at home were not available then the patient would be a...

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10.1002/14651858.CD007491

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Shepperd, S More by this author
Clarke, MJ More by this author
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Journal:
Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews
Issue:
4
Publication date:
2008
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ISSN:
1469-493X
URN:
uuid:8e193b42-5888-43c7-a303-9bc2e4a39cfd
Source identifiers:
79545
Local pid:
pubs:79545
Language:
English

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