[Appropriateness use standards for health technologies : appropriate admission explicit criteria for heart failure (HF)]

Quintana Lopez JM, Garcia Gutierrez S, Gonzalez Ruiz J, Aguirre Larracoechea U, Lafuente Guerrero I
Record ID 32011001567
Authors' objectives:

Creation of admission explicit criteria in patients who attend emergency department by the reason of acute decompensated heart failure.

Authors' recommendations: The results of this panel may be useful information to clinicians in the decision of hospital admission in the decompensation of HF, and managers of health for evaluation. We have synthesized the information into a classification tree that is manageable and practical.
Project Status: Completed
Year Published: 2009
English language abstract: An English language summary is available
Publication Type: Not Assigned
Country: Spain
MeSH Terms
  • Patient Admission
Organisation Name: Unidad de Evaluacion de Tecnologias Sanitarias
Contact Address: Elena Andradas Aragones, Unidad de Evaluacion de Tecnologias Sanitarias, Agencia Lain Entralgo, C/ Gran Via, 27, 8a, ES-28013 Madrid, Spain. Tel: +34 91 3089418; Fax: +34 91 3089458;
Contact Name: elena.andradas@salud.madrid.org
Contact Email: elena.andradas@salud.madrid.org
Copyright: <p>Unidad de Evaluacion de Tecnologias Sanitarias (UETS)</p>
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