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length

noun breadth, continuance, dimension, distance lengthwise, elongation, expanse, expansion, extensiveness, extent, lengthiness, limit, long-windedness, magnitude, measure, measurement, proportion, range, reach, size, span, stretch
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We conducted sensitivity analyses (varying the percentage of nosocomial MRSA; percentage of patients isolated; difference in length of stay between patients with MRSA and MSSA; attributable length of stay for patients with ventilator-associated pneumonia; number of S.
An afternoon referral may have a delayed admission to the program until the next day, due to the case manager's inability to make contact with the right people in order to get verification and approval for admission, treatment, length of stay and payment information.
Here, y' is the probit forecast from the first step, and y" is the probit forecast using the coefficients from the second-stage probit regression but with the original values of length of stay used instead of the predicted values.
The length of stay was not related to bleeding risk.
Although the study addressed the impact of fragmentation of care on length of stay, and potentially on other quality indicators, it did not specifically address one particular staffing model.
The hotel's average length of stay is currently above the reported city average figure, and reached the average of 3.
Qomolangma and Langtang are the major contributors to increasing the length of stay of tourists.
For every new patient with a non-acute problem, the combined length of stay for patients with medium and highly acute problems increased by only 0.
The results showed that while the number of patients admitted to its trauma center steadily increased, the length of stay significantly declined over the same period.
Patients suffering from malnutrition at admission had a 65 pc greater risk of a prolonged hospital stay, ranging from 7-22 days compared with a 4-13 day length of stay in those not at risk.
This is the first study evaluating length of stay and mortality rates associated with MDR Acinetobacter infection while controlling for important confounders such as severity of illness and underlying disease.
Although the laws do not apply to births to women who are covered by Medicaid or have no insurance, the length of stay increased for these groups as well as those with other types of insurance.