Critical care medicine in the United States 1985–2000: An analysis of bed numbers, use, and costs*

@article{Halpern2004CriticalCM,
  title={Critical care medicine in the United States 1985–2000: An analysis of bed numbers, use, and costs*},
  author={Neil A. Halpern and Stephen M Pastores and Robert J. Greenstein},
  journal={Critical Care Medicine},
  year={2004},
  volume={32},
  pages={1254-1259}
}
Objective:To establish a database that permits description and analysis of the evolving role, patterns of use, and costs of critical care medicine (CCM) in the United States from 1985 to 2000. Design:Retrospective study combining data from federal (Hospital Cost Report Information System, Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services, Baltimore, MD) and private (Hospital Statistics, American Hospital Association, Chicago, IL) databases to analyze U.S. hospitals, hospital and CCM beds, and occupancy… Expand

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