Using Avoidable Admissions to Measure Quality of Care for Cardiometabolic and Other Physical Comorbidities of Psychiatric Disorders: A Population-Based, Record-Linkage Analysis.

@article{Kisely2015UsingAA,
  title={Using Avoidable Admissions to Measure Quality of Care for Cardiometabolic and Other Physical Comorbidities of Psychiatric Disorders: A Population-Based, Record-Linkage Analysis.},
  author={Steve Kisely and Carolyn Ehrlich and Elizabeth Kendall and David M Lawrence},
  journal={Canadian journal of psychiatry. Revue canadienne de psychiatrie},
  year={2015},
  volume={60 11},
  pages={497-506}
}
OBJECTIVE Quality of care for comorbid physical disorders in psychiatric patients can be assessed by the number of avoidable admissions for ambulatory care sensitive (ACS) conditions. These are admissions for physical conditions that, with appropriate primary care, should not require inpatient treatment. Avoidable admissions for ACS conditions feature… CONTINUE READING