The mean total cost for inpatient care of patients who develop in-hospital venous thromboembolism (VTE) after orthopedic surgery is almost double compared to those who don’t develop VTE—$17,114 for deep vein thrombosis… [ Get More Details ]
For nonspecific chest pain, about 54.4% of hospital stays were for
women 45 to 64 years of age. Women constituted 73.9% of nonspecific chest pain stays among patients 85 years of… [ Get More Details ]
Of those admitted to the hospital for cardiovascular disease–3.3% died in the hospital. This is significantly higher than the average in-hospital death rate of 2.1% for all hospitalized patients.
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