Hospitalizations of adults with spina bifida and congenital spinal cord anomalies.

@article{Dicianno2010HospitalizationsOA,
  title={Hospitalizations of adults with spina bifida and congenital spinal cord anomalies.},
  author={Brad Edward Dicianno and Richard W. Wilson},
  journal={Archives of physical medicine and rehabilitation},
  year={2010},
  volume={91 4},
  pages={529-35}
}
OBJECTIVE To examine hospital admission records from a large cohort of persons with spina bifida (SB) with a variety of insurers to provide descriptive detail about adult hospital use for persons with SB and associated disorders in terms of primary diagnosis for hospitalization, age, sex, payer source, lengths of stay, and total charges. DESIGN Retrospective secondary data analysis from the Nationwide Inpatient Sample (NIS) from the Healthcare Cost and Utilization Project for 2004 and 2005 of… CONTINUE READING

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To examine hospital admission records from a large cohort of persons with spina bifida ( SB ) with a variety of insurers to provide descriptive detail about adult hospital use for persons with SB and associated disorders in terms of primary diagnosis for hospitalization , age , sex , payer source , lengths of stay , and total charges .
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