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Costs and quality of life associated with acute upper gastrointestinal bleeding in the UK: cohort analysis of patients in a cluster randomised trial.

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OBJECTIVES: Data on costs associated with acute upper gastrointestinal bleeding (AUGIB) are scarce. We provide estimates of UK healthcare costs, indirect costs and health-related quality of life (HRQoL) for patients presenting to hospital with AUGIB. SETTING: Six UK university hospitals with >20 AUGIB admissions per month, >400 adult beds, 24 h endoscopy, and on-site access to intensive care and surgery. PARTICIPANTS: 936 patients aged ≥18 years, admitted with AUGIB, and enrolled betwee...

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10.1136/bmjopen-2014-007230

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University of Oxford
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Oxford, MSD, Population Health
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University of Oxford
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Oxford, MSD, Population Health
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BMJ Publishing Group Publisher's website
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BMJ open Journal website
Volume:
5
Issue:
4
Pages:
e007230
Publication date:
2015-01-05
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2044-6055
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2044-6055
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uuid:91c19104-cccd-4ad6-bda4-23b087adc6c8
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521564
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pubs:521564
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English
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