25 februari 2020
Abstract BACKGROUND: Intoxications with alcohol and drugs are common in the Emergency Department. This study aimed to describe the occurrence and characteristics of intoxications (alcohol, Drugs of Abuse (DOA), pharmaceutical and chemical) [...]
16 januari 2020
Abstract Methods Results Discussion Appendix 1: Additional Secondary Outcomes Appendix 2: Cost Calculation Sensitivity Analyses, Including Physician Labor References Figures Tables Supplements Comments Twitter Link Facebook Link Email Link [...]
09 augustus 2019
Abstract Background: Non-urgent care is an important factor responsible for rising healthcare costs and general practitioners (GPs) are known to be more cost-effective than emergency departments (EDs). Objectives: To understand the reasons why [...]
09 augustus 2019
Abstract BACKGROUND: Seasonal influenza causes significant morbidity worldwide and has a substantial economic impact on the healthcare system. OBJECTIVE: To assess the cost-benefit relation of implementing a real-time influenza test in emergency [...]
26 april 2017
Smits M. et al., In many Western countries, hospital emergency departments are overcrowded, leading to the desire to strengthen primary care, particularly after hours. To achieve this goal, an increasing number of Western nations are reorganizing...
13 april 2017
Finch M. et al., OBJECTIVES: To conduct a cost analysis of ambient assisted living technology, which is promising for improving the ability of individuals and care providers to monitor daily activities and gain better awareness through...
21 maart 2017
Snooks HA et al., BACKGROUND: Emergency calls are frequently made to ambulance services for older people who have fallen, but ambulance crews often leave patients at the scene without any ongoing care. We evaluated a new...
08 maart 2017
Zsilinszka R et al., Acute heart failure (HF) is a major public health problem with substantial associated economic costs. Because most patients who present to hospitals are admitted irrespective of their level of risk, novel approaches...