Determinants of non-urgent Emergency Department attendance among females in Qatar

@inproceedings{Read2014DeterminantsON,
  title={Determinants of non-urgent Emergency Department attendance among females in Qatar},
  author={Jen'nan Ghazal Read and Shinu Varughese and Peter Alistair Cameron},
  booktitle={Qatar medical journal},
  year={2014}
}
BACKGROUND The use of emergency department (ED) services for non-urgent conditions is well-studied in many Western countries but much less so in the Middle East and Gulf region. While the consequences are universal-a drain on ED resources and poor patient outcomes-the causes and solutions are likely to be region and country specific. Unique social and… CONTINUE READING