The costing of nursing care: a study of 65 colorectal cancer patients.

@article{Walker1990TheCO,
  title={The costing of nursing care: a study of 65 colorectal cancer patients.},
  author={Allen R Walker and David K. Whynes},
  journal={Journal of advanced nursing},
  year={1990},
  volume={15 11},
  pages={1305-9}
}
Nursing care is a major factor in the cost of most medical treatments. This paper reports on two alternative techniques for estimating the costs of nursing care, in the context of colorectal cancer treatment on a surgical ward in the University Hospital, Nottingham. The simpler, but cruder, technique is based on average patient costs, whilst the other is… CONTINUE READING