Prospective Evaluation of Cases of Discharge against Medical Advice in Abuja, Nigeria

BACKGROUND Discharge against medical advice (DAMA) is a global clinical phenomenon contributing significantly to adverse patients' outcome. Literatures abound on self-discharges in specific medical subpopulations. However, multidisciplinary studies on this subject in our region are few. AIM To prospectively evaluate cases of DAMA in a wholesale… CONTINUE READING