Assessing the need for hospital admission by the Cape Triage discriminator presentations and the simple clinical score.

Hdl Handle:
http://hdl.handle.net/10147/270354
Title:
Assessing the need for hospital admission by the Cape Triage discriminator presentations and the simple clinical score.
Authors:
Emmanuel, Andrew; Ismail, Asyik; Kellett, John
Affiliation:
Nenagh Hospital, Nenagh, Ireland.
Citation:
Assessing the need for hospital admission by the Cape Triage discriminator presentations and the simple clinical score. 2010, 27 (11):852-5 Emerg Med J
Journal:
Emergency medicine journal : EMJ
Issue Date:
Nov-2010
URI:
http://hdl.handle.net/10147/270354
DOI:
10.1136/emj.2009.086256
PubMed ID:
20513735
Abstract:
There is uncertainty about how to assess unselected acutely ill medical patients at the time of their admission to hospital. This study examined the use of the Simple Clinical Score (SCS) and the medically relevant Cape Triage discriminator clinical presentations to determine the need for admission to an acute medical unit.
Item Type:
Article
Language:
en
MeSH:
Acute Disease; Aged; Color; Discriminant Analysis; Emergency Service, Hospital; Female; Hospital Mortality; Hospitalization; Hospitals, Rural; Humans; Ireland; Male; Middle Aged; Needs Assessment; Outcome and Process Assessment (Health Care); Patient Admission; Predictive Value of Tests; Prospective Studies; Severity of Illness Index; Triage
ISSN:
1472-0213

Full metadata record

DC FieldValue Language
dc.contributor.authorEmmanuel, Andrewen_GB
dc.contributor.authorIsmail, Asyiken_GB
dc.contributor.authorKellett, Johnen_GB
dc.date.accessioned2013-02-25T14:19:04Z-
dc.date.available2013-02-25T14:19:04Z-
dc.date.issued2010-11-
dc.identifier.citationAssessing the need for hospital admission by the Cape Triage discriminator presentations and the simple clinical score. 2010, 27 (11):852-5 Emerg Med Jen_GB
dc.identifier.issn1472-0213-
dc.identifier.pmid20513735-
dc.identifier.doi10.1136/emj.2009.086256-
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10147/270354-
dc.description.abstractThere is uncertainty about how to assess unselected acutely ill medical patients at the time of their admission to hospital. This study examined the use of the Simple Clinical Score (SCS) and the medically relevant Cape Triage discriminator clinical presentations to determine the need for admission to an acute medical unit.en_GB
dc.language.isoenen
dc.rightsArchived with thanks to Emergency medicine journal : EMJen_GB
dc.subject.meshAcute Disease-
dc.subject.meshAged-
dc.subject.meshColor-
dc.subject.meshDiscriminant Analysis-
dc.subject.meshEmergency Service, Hospital-
dc.subject.meshFemale-
dc.subject.meshHospital Mortality-
dc.subject.meshHospitalization-
dc.subject.meshHospitals, Rural-
dc.subject.meshHumans-
dc.subject.meshIreland-
dc.subject.meshMale-
dc.subject.meshMiddle Aged-
dc.subject.meshNeeds Assessment-
dc.subject.meshOutcome and Process Assessment (Health Care)-
dc.subject.meshPatient Admission-
dc.subject.meshPredictive Value of Tests-
dc.subject.meshProspective Studies-
dc.subject.meshSeverity of Illness Index-
dc.subject.meshTriage-
dc.titleAssessing the need for hospital admission by the Cape Triage discriminator presentations and the simple clinical score.en_GB
dc.typeArticleen
dc.contributor.departmentNenagh Hospital, Nenagh, Ireland.en_GB
dc.identifier.journalEmergency medicine journal : EMJen_GB
dc.description.provinceMunsteren
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