Resource utilization and costs for treatment of stroke patients in an acute stroke unit in Greece.

@article{Kritikou2016ResourceUA,
  title={Resource utilization and costs for treatment of stroke patients in an acute stroke unit in Greece.},
  author={Persefoni Kritikou and Konstantinos M Spengos and N. Zakopoulos and Yiannis Tountas and John Yfantopoulos and Konstantinos N. Vemmos},
  journal={Clinical neurology and neurosurgery},
  year={2016},
  volume={142},
  pages={8-14}
}
BACKGROUND Stroke comprises the leading cause of death in Greece, and more than 40% of the overall lifetime cost for stroke care, represents the acute phase hospitalization. The aim of the present study was to assess the resource utilization and estimate the costs for treatment of stroke patients in an Acute Stroke Unit (ASU). METHODS Patients with first… CONTINUE READING