The influence of insurance, race, and gender on emergency department disposition.

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OBJECTIVES To examine the influence of insurance, race, and gender on the likelihood of hospitalization among trauma patients. METHODS Statewide hospital discharge and emergency department (ED) visit data collected between 1996 and 2000 were merged to examine factors that influence hospitalization among patients who sustained an injury. Multivariate… (More)

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