Outcome assessment--TISS as a tool to evaluate cost-effectiveness of immunological treatment.

@article{Miranda1999OutcomeAA,
  title={Outcome assessment--TISS as a tool to evaluate cost-effectiveness of immunological treatment.},
  author={Dinis dos Reis Miranda},
  journal={The European journal of surgery. Supplement. : = Acta chirurgica. Supplement},
  year={1999},
  volume={584},
  pages={51-5}
}
Nursing costs more than any other element of intensive care. Nurses are allocated exclusively to the ICU, and their use can therefore be accurately monitored. The amount of nursing work in the ICU is intimately associated with the severity of illness of the patients. Consequently, the density of nursing staff in the ICU can be used as a measure of cost, and… CONTINUE READING