A casemix of patients undergoing abdominal surgery.

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OBJECTIVE To construct a casemix for patients undergoing abdominal surgery. DESIGN A prospective longitudinal study. Wound infection was chosen as the target adverse event. A cluster analysis identified seven risk factors, which were then incorporated into a Boolean cluster (the casemix). SETTING Royal Perth Hospital. PATIENTS 1238 adults. MAIN… (More)

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@article{Hall1992ACO, title={A casemix of patients undergoing abdominal surgery.}, author={Joseph C. Hall}, journal={The Medical journal of Australia}, year={1992}, volume={156 12}, pages={863-5} }