Insurance type and sepsis-associated hospitalizations and sepsis-associated mortality among US adults: A retrospective cohort study


INTRODUCTION Socio-demographic and clinical factors associated with increased sepsis risk, including older age, non-white race and specific co-morbidities, are more common among patients with Medicare or Medicaid or no health insurance. We hypothesized that patients with Medicare and/or Medicaid or without health insurance have a higher risk of sepsis… (More)
DOI: 10.1186/cc10243


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