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The Resource National Hospital Discharge Survey, 1973, United States Department of Health and Human Services. National Center for Health Statistics, (electronic resource)

National Hospital Discharge Survey, 1973, United States Department of Health and Human Services. National Center for Health Statistics, (electronic resource)

Label
National Hospital Discharge Survey, 1973
Title
National Hospital Discharge Survey, 1973
Statement of responsibility
United States Department of Health and Human Services. National Center for Health Statistics
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This survey, which is part of a continuing sample of hospital discharge records, supplies medical and demographic information used to calculate statistics on hospital utilization. The data collection consists of information abstracted from the face sheets of the medical records for sampled inpatients discharged from a national sample of nonfederal short-stay hospitals. Variables include information on the patient's demographic characteristics (sex, age, date of birth, race, and marital status), dates of admission and discharge, status at discharge, diagnoses, procedures performed, and hospital characteristics such as number of beds, ownership, and region of the country
Member of
Additional physical form
Also available as downloadable files.
Cataloging source
ICPSR
Characteristic
combination
Geographic coverage
United States.
Government publication
unknown if item is government publication
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research
Series statement
  • ICPSR
  • National Hospital Discharge Survey Series
Series volume
  • 9827
  • 9827
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Hospital utilization
  • United States
  • Demographic characteristics
  • Health care facilities
  • Hospitalization
  • Hospitals
  • Illness
  • Medical care
  • Medical evaluation
  • Medical procedures
  • Medical records
  • Patients
  • Payment methods
  • Treatment
Target audience
specialized
Label
National Hospital Discharge Survey, 1973, United States Department of Health and Human Services. National Center for Health Statistics, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Title from ICPSR DDI metadata of 2004-10-30
Antecedent source
unknown
Color
mixed
Contents
Part 1: Data File
Control code
MIU01000000000000005050251
Dimensions
unknown
File format
multiple file formats
Governing access note
AVAILABLE. This study is freely available to the general public
Level of compression
unknown
Note
MU: Records downloaded from ICPSR site on Dec. 8, 2009.
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
unknown
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (MiAaI)ICPSR09827
  • (OCoLC)ocm61164261
  • (MiAaI)ICPSR09827
  • (OCoLC)ocm61164261
System details
Mode of access: Internet
Type of computer file
1 data file + machine-readable documentation (text)
Label
National Hospital Discharge Survey, 1973, United States Department of Health and Human Services. National Center for Health Statistics, (electronic resource)
Publication
Note
Title from ICPSR DDI metadata of 2004-10-30
Antecedent source
unknown
Color
mixed
Contents
Part 1: Data File
Control code
MIU01000000000000005050251
Dimensions
unknown
File format
multiple file formats
Governing access note
AVAILABLE. This study is freely available to the general public
Level of compression
unknown
Note
MU: Records downloaded from ICPSR site on Dec. 8, 2009.
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
unknown
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (MiAaI)ICPSR09827
  • (OCoLC)ocm61164261
  • (MiAaI)ICPSR09827
  • (OCoLC)ocm61164261
System details
Mode of access: Internet
Type of computer file
1 data file + machine-readable documentation (text)

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