High spending intensive care doctors do not always achieve better outcomesBMJ 2006; 333 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.39055.352384.DB (Published 07 December 2006) Cite this as: BMJ 2006;333:1190
- Claire Frauenfelder
Wide variation in spending on intensive care patients resulting from doctors' different treatment styles does not affect patients' length of stay in the unit or mortality, a new study from one US hospital says.
The report said that doctors' adoption of a more uniform approach would not harm patients and could save resources (American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care …
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