Critical Care Bed Capacity in Asian Countries and Regions

  title={Critical Care Bed Capacity in Asian Countries and Regions},
  author={Jason Phua and Mohammad Omar Faruq and Atul Prabhakar Kulkarni and Ike Sri Redjeki and Khamsay Detleuxay and Naranpurev Mendsaikhan and Kyi Kyi Sann and Babu Raja Shrestha and Madiha Hashmi and Jose Emmanuel M Palo and Rashan Haniffa and Chunting Wang and Seyed Mohammadreza Hashemian and Aidos Konkayev and Mohd Basri Mat Nor and Boonsong Patjanasoontorn and Khalid Mahmood Khan Nafees and Lowell Ling and Masaji Nishimura and M Al Bahrani and Yaseen M. Arabi and Chae Man Lim and Wen-Feng Fang},
  journal={Critical Care Medicine},
  pages={654 - 662}
Supplemental Digital Content is available in the text. Objective: To assess the number of adult critical care beds in Asian countries and regions in relation to population size. Design: Cross-sectional observational study. Setting: Twenty-three Asian countries and regions, covering 92.1% of the continent’s population. Participants: Ten low-income and lower-middle–income economies, five upper-middle–income economies, and eight high-income economies according to the World Bank classification… 

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