Association between evening admissions and higher mortality rates in the pediatric intensive care unit.

@article{Arias2004AssociationBE,
  title={Association between evening admissions and higher mortality rates in the pediatric intensive care unit.},
  author={Yeseli Arias and Douglas S. Taylor and James P Marcin},
  journal={Pediatrics},
  year={2004},
  volume={113 6},
  pages={e530-4}
}
BACKGROUND Previous research investigating the relationship between the time of admission and mortality rates has yielded inconsistent results and has not been conducted in the pediatric intensive care unit (PICU) patient population. OBJECTIVE To determine whether an association between the time of admission (weekday versus weekend and daytime versus… CONTINUE READING