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Unplanned admissions for patients with myeloma in the UK: Low frequency but high costs

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Background Multiple myeloma (MM) is associated with high healthcare resource utilisation and increasing hospitalisation rates. The aim of this study was to characterise the hospital use by patients with MM in the English National Health Service (NHS).

Methods Routinely-collected aggregate data about all NHS-funded hospital admissions of patients with MM were analysed. Data were obtained from the English Hospital Episodes Statistics on admissions bet...

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Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed

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10.1016/j.jbo.2019.100243

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
Medical Sciences Division
Department:
NDORMS
Sub department:
Botnar Research Centre
Department:
Botnar Research Centre
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Author
ORCID:
0000-0003-3201-1743
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Publisher:
Elsevier Publisher's website
Journal:
Journal of Bone Oncology Journal website
Volume:
17
Article number:
100243
Publication date:
2019-06-07
Acceptance date:
2019-06-04
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EISSN:
2212-1366
ISSN:
2212-1374
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1010552
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pubs:1010552
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uuid:ac3bef63-640a-4722-9eeb-bb17eca1f348
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pubs:1010552
Deposit date:
2019-06-10

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