July 5th, 2017

Early discharge hospital at home

By Miguel Valdez Soto

Abstract

Background

Early discharge hospital at home is a service that provides active treatment by healthcare professionals in the patient's home for a condition that otherwise would require acute hospital inpatient care. This is an update of a Cochrane review.

Objectives

To determine the effectiveness and cost of managing patients with early discharge hospital at home compared with inpatient hospital care.

Search methods

We searched the following databases to 9 January 2017: the Cochrane Effective Practice and Organisation of Care Group (EPOC) register, Cochrane Central Register of Controlled Trials (CENTRAL), MEDLINE, Embase, CINAHL, and EconLit. We searched clinical trials registries.

Learn more

Tags: Uncategorized

Comment

Please login or register to post a comment.
Contact Us · Privacy Policy