A comparison of intensive care unit utilization in Alberta and western Massachusetts.

@article{Rapoport1995ACO,
  title={A comparison of intensive care unit utilization in Alberta and western Massachusetts.},
  author={John D. Rapoport and Daniel D{\'i}az Ter{\'e}s and Ruth Barnett and Philip Jacobs and Allan Shustack and Stanley Lemeshow and Colleen M. Norris and Sandra Hamilton},
  journal={Critical care medicine},
  year={1995},
  volume={23 8},
  pages={
          1336-46
        }
}
OBJECTIVE To analyze differences in intensive care unit (ICU) utilization between a Canadian province and a U.S. area. DESIGN Retrospective data analysis of hospital discharge data and existing data from an international study of severity of illness in ICU patients. SETTING Administrative data for the province of Alberta and the four counties of western Massachusetts for the years 1990 to 1991 were used. Detailed data on consecutive ICU admissions from two Alberta hospitals, one western… CONTINUE READING
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