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The Resource National Hospital Discharge Survey, 1993

National Hospital Discharge Survey, 1993

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National Hospital Discharge Survey, 1993
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National Hospital Discharge Survey, 1993
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The National Hospital Discharge Survey (NHDS) collects medical and demographic information annually from a sample of hospital discharge records. Variables include patients' demographic characteristics (sex, age, race, marital status), dates of admission and discharge, status at discharge, final diagnoses, surgical and nonsurgical procedures, dates of surgeries, and sources of payment. Information on hospital characteristics such as bedsize, ownership, and region of the country is also included. The medical information is coded using the INTERNATIONAL CLASSIFICATION OF DISEASES, 9TH REVISION, CLINICAL MODIFICATION (ICD-9-CM)
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United States Department of Health and Human Services. National Center for Health Statistics
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Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research [distributor]
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National Hospital Discharge Survey, 1993
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  • 1993
  • 6698
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ICPSR06698.v1
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Access restricted to subscribing institutions
Label
National Hospital Discharge Survey, 1993
Publication
Note
  • 1993
  • 6698
Control code
ICPSR06698.v1
Governing access note
Access restricted to subscribing institutions

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